Christmas in July Online Auction


How it works:


1) Browse the items available for bid. Every item will have a starting bid.


2) Complete the online form, including your bid, and click on the Submit button.


3) You  must submit a separate online form for each item you are bidding on.


4) On July 15, 20 25 & 30, we will post the highest bid at the close of the previous day.


5) The week of August 2-6, you will be notified by email if your bid was the highest, and

    you will receive a link to the Friends secure PayPal site where you may make your

    payment with your  own PayPal account, or enter you debit card/credit card payment.


6)  Once payment has been received, we will email instructions to pick up your item.


7)  Any items not paid for will return to bidding status.


100% of all proceeds will help the Friends support library programming, such as the Summer Reading Game, community events, author visits, and more!

Kate Spade Wristlet & Medina T-shirt

Donated by the Queen Bee's Closet Consignment Boutique in Medina, Ohio

 - Kate Spade wristlet

 - Medina 44256 T-shirt, size M



Suggested starting bid: $70

Highest bid as of July 19:  NEW ITEM!

Kate Spade Wallet & Medina T-shirt

Donated by the Queen Bee's Closet Consignment Boutique in Medina, Ohio

 - Kate Spade wristlet

 - Medina 44256 T-shirt, size M





Suggested starting bid: $70

Highest bid as of July 19:  NEW ITEM!

Donated by the Queen Bee's Closet Consignment Boutique in Medina, Ohio

 - Kate Spade wallet

 - Medina latitude/longitude T-shirt, size XS



Suggested starting bid: $60

Highest bid as of July 19:  NEW ITEM!

 DVD Mystery Bag
Holiday bag filled with a selection of 25-30 gently used DVDs from the Friends of MCDL Book Cellar.  Variety of genres and age levels.

Suggested starting bid:  $10
Highest bid as of July 19:  $16
 

Snow Leopard Oil Painting

Artist: Jim Osborne; Seville, Ohio

Oil on canvas

Unmatted, unframed

24x24

Ready for hanging


Suggested starting bid:  $200

Highest bid as of July 19:

Harry Potter-themed Jewelry

Donated by Friends of MCDL Board Member Danica Zeise. Jewelry set made by Just for the Joy of It includes:

 - 4 necklaces

 - 2 sets of earrings

 - 1 adjustable bracelet


Suggested starting bid:  $50

Highest bid as of July 19: $50

Ohio Valley Pizza Gift Basket

Donated by Ohio Valley Pizza in Medina, Ohio; gift basket contains:
 - Gift certificate ($50 value)
 - OVP T-shirt, baseball cap, and hoodie
 - Pizza cutter/bottle opener
 - Refrigerator magnet

Donated by Ohio Valley Pizza in Medina, Ohio; gift basket contains:

 - Gift certificate ($50 value)

 - OVP T-shirt, baseball cap, and hoodie

 - Pizza cutter/bottle opener

 - Refrigerator magnet


Suggested starting bid:  $60

Highest bid as of July 19:  $20

Historic House Colored Pencil Drawing

Own a piece of library history. Colored pencil rendering of the blue house, formerly at 226 East Washington Street, Medina, Ohio. The house was purchased and moved to make way for the library's renovation & expansion which began in 2005.  


Artist: April McFall

Matted & framed with commemorative signplate

Approximately 14x18


Suggested starting bid:  $25

Highest bid as of July 19:  $55

Family Fun Basket

Basket contains:

 - Selection of gently used books and DVDs from

    the Friends Book Cellar

 - Season pass to Rinky Dink Family Fun Center

    ($125 value)

 - BW3 Gift Certificates ($50 value)

 - Family scavenger hunt card game

 - Color scratch Post-It Notes

 - Family Feud card game


Suggested starting bid:  $85

Highest bid as of July 19:  $75

Friends of MCDL Book Cellar Shopping "Sweep"

Once in a lifetime experience - a 3-minute "run" through the Medina Library Book Cellar to load up your cart with as many items as possible. 


Suggested starting bid:  $20

Highest bid as of July 19: $200

Stained Glass Art

Handmade and donated by Stuart Neal, Friends of MCDL Board Member.

Approx. 14" x 18"

Ready to hang


Suggested starting bid:  $30

Highest bid as of July 19: $75

"Not in My Nest" Barn Owl Watercolor

Artist: Donna Kensel Barger; Strongsville, Ohio

Watercolor

Matted & framed

18x22



Suggested starting bid:  $70

Highest bid as of July 19: $50

Holiday Baking Set

Set contains:
 - Cookie cutter set
 - Elf apron and elf hat
 - Holiday-themed oven mitts and dish towel
 - Collection of gently used cookbooks from the Friends of MCDL Book Cellar
Set contains:
 - Cookie cutter set
 - Elf apron and elf hat
 - Holiday-themed oven mitts and dish towel
 - Collection of gently used cookbooks from the
   Friends of MCDL Book Cellar

Suggested starting bid:  $35
Highest bid as of July 19: $35

It's a Wrap: Holiday Party in a Basket

Donated by the Heath Family of Medina, Ohio
Basket contains:
 - Holiday party table decorations, plates & napkins
 - Set of greeting cards
 - Wrapping paper
 - Holiday CD
 - Seasonal candle set
 - Holiday entertaining book
 - Christmas trivia game
 - Scratch-off card party game
 - Library ornament

Suggested starting bid:  $40
Highest bid as of July 19:

Great Lakes Brewing Co. Christmas Ale Swag & Wings

Basket is brimming with Great Lakes Brewing Co. branded merchandise, donated by Phil Heath and Kami Perdue.  


Great Lakes Christmas Ale coasters/ornaments, pint glass, tasting glass, T-shirts, logo shirt, and more. Also includes gift certificates from BW3 ($50) value.


Suggested starting bid:  $60

Highest bid as of July 19: $75

Medina Gazebo Photographic Art

Donated by William Beuther Photogaphy of Brunswick, Ohio

Color Photoshopped photo of the gazebo in Historic Medina Public Square

12 x 12 canvas print with UV protective spray

Ready to hang


Suggested starting bid:  $35

Highest bid as of July 19: $75

FANtastic Sports Basket

Package includes:

 - Voucher for four Akron Rubber Ducks tickets

    ($55 value)

 - Voucher for two Lake Erie Monster tickets

   ($25 value)

 - Gently used copies of "Chicken Soup for the

   Sports Fan's Soul" and "Chicken Soup for the

    Golfer's Soul, Volumes 1 & 2"

 - Cleveland Indians mini-pennant

 - Cleveland Browns sticker

 - Cleveland Cavaliers magnet

 - Cleveland Cavaliers T-shirt, pen & pencil, stress

    ball, stretch bracelet, ball cap, and tote bag

 - BW3 certificates ($100 value)


Suggested starting bid:  $95

Highest bid as of July 19: $101 

Holiday Books & More

Basket contains a selection of gently used, holiday-themed books and other items from the Friends of MCDL Book Cellar.


Suggested starting bid:  $20

Highest bid as of July 19: 

Couple's Basket

Basket contains:

 - His & hers self-care kits ($40 value)

 - Selection of gently used DVDs - action movies &

   romantic comedies - from the Friends of MCDL

   Book Cellar

 - Gently used self-care books and couple's

   romance book from the Friends of MCDL Book

   Cellar

 - Reflections Hair Studio & Spa gift certificate 

   ($50 value)


Suggested starting bid:  $45

Highest bid as of July 19:  $50

Coffee,  Cocoa & Comfort

Contains:

 -  Handknit blanket, made with love by Aimee 

    Adams, Special Events Coordinator at Medina

    County District Library ($50 value)

 -  Coffee sampler

 -  Hot chocolate package w/ peppermint spoons

 -  A selection of gently used books from the Friends

    of MCDL Book Cellar

 - 1-Hour Massage courtesy of Cheryl Bogucki,

    licensed massage therapist ($65 value)


Suggested starting bid:  $50

Highest bid as of July 19:  $75

Abstract Floral Watercolor

Abstract floral watercolor by Friends of MCDL Board Member Danica Zeise. Matted, unframed.  11x14


Suggested starting bid:  $60

Highest bid as of July 19: $25

Winter Wonderland Basket

Celebrate winter with a cedarwood fir candle, a set of winter-themed note cards and a copy of "The Shortest Day" by Wendy Pfeffer.


Suggested starting bid:  $25

Highest bid as of July 19: $50