DEER ISLE – The Island Country Club of Deer Isle invites the public to attend its Wine Tasting and Live Auction event at 5:30pm on Tuesday, August 24th . The Wine Tasting will feature wines selected by Graham Bolton of Seasons of Stonington. The cost is $15 per person which includes wine, hors dâ€™ oeuvres, and a souvenir wine glass. Background piano music will be provided by Mimi Gerstell and Stuart Pearson. Members and non-members must RSVP to the Club (348-2379) if they plan on attending. Guests are also welcome to come just to the Live Auction at 7:00 at no cost.The Wine Tasting is sponsored by Allen Gower Steele & Young Investment Group, UBS Financial Services of Bangor.
Silent Auction items include arts and craft items, collectibles, dinners at local restaurants, and gift items. These items will be on display at the Clubhouse beginning on August 13. The Live Auction will follow the Wine Tasting, beginning at 7:00. Live Auction items include boat trips, dinner parties, golf and tennis outings, and vacation get-a -ways at places such as St. Croix, Pinehurst, Palmetto Bluff Resort in South Carolina, and Bocas del Toro, Panama.
The Club is also sponsoring a raffle. Tickets are $10 apiece, 3 for $25 and available in the Clubhouse and from some members. The winners of the raffle will be announced at the Live Auction. First prize is an individual membership to the Club for 2011! Second prize is a collection of fine wines. Third prize is a collection of wine with humorous names. Fourth prize is $100 in cash and the fifth prize is a collection of beer with humorous names.
Contact Name: jon hellstedt
Telephone Number: (207)367-2884