Please join us for our annual gala – information at www.rotarywheels.org and help raise money for MUSC Children’s Hospital.
Thursday night, October 11, 2012, 6-10:30 pm, The Crystal Ballroom at Charleston Marriott.
Check out these auction items – silent auction and live auction.
LIVE AUCTION PREVIEW:
“Island Girls” is a sold out limited edition Jim Booth print. Booth’s Environment Edition Prints are a special
edition of prints that are not for retail sale. Jim donates the entire edition of only 95 prints for charitable
purposes. “Island Girls” has an embossed gold seal in the image of the picture. These prints are the most
sought after prints of all of the editions since so few are produced.
Gentlemen, do you want to make your sweetheart feel truly special but don’t know where to start? This
package will provide you with a flawless date night from start to finish guaranteed to make her smile. Not
only do you get dinner, theatre and four diamond accommodations but you both get to treat yourself to his
and her gifts for this special night.
Sundown on de Boat
Enjoy a beautiful evening with 12 of your friends aboard the 52’ Viking “Geechee Girl.” This 3 hour relaxing
cruise includes beer, wine and heavy hors d’oeuvres from Executive Chef Christian Watson of Carter’s
Kitchen. Carter’s Kitchen has recently been awarded Esquire’s “Best New Restaurant in America.”
Retreat to the Mountain Air
Tired of the Charleston heat & humidity? Escape to a 2 bedroom villa at the Mountain Air Country Club atop
the placid Blue Ridge Mountains with breath taking views of 100 miles. This private club is located in
beautiful Burnsville, NC and only 35 minutes from Asheville. Included are 4 rounds of golf to guarantee you
take in all of the fresh air and gorgeous views. Links magazine calls this course “one of the most dramatic
and naturally conceived courses in the country.” Celebrate your perfect golf score with dinner for 2 at your
choice of Orville & Wilbur’s Bar & Grill or the Clubhouse.
Diamond, Gold & Citrine Ring
You will be the envy of all your friends with this stunning piece of jewelry from Croghan’s Jewel Box. This
exquisite ring is 14kt yellow gold, orange enamel domed ring with citrine and diamonds. The center
horizontally bezel set faceted, oval citrine measures 7.9×10.4mm. Three rows of channel set full cut, round
brilliant diamonds are on either side of the citrine. Diamonds total .18cts and are G/H color, VS2-SI1 clarity.
Napa Valley Wine Country Experience
3-night stay in a standard guest room at the Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa Valley
6-hour chauffeured limousine service within Napa and Sonoma counties
3-hour gourmet dinner for 2 on the Napa Valley Wine Train
Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to San Francisco, CA
Bon Appetit Y’all
Nothing could be finer than to dine in Carolina every month for a year! The list below speaks for itself.
Indulge in 12 gift certificates for Charleston’s finest restaurants, a BBQ for 50 and at home sushi lessons!
Sushi Lesson for 4
BBQ for 50
‘Cesca Ristorante & Trattoria
Gospel Brunch for 2 at Halls Chophouse
A Dove Hunter’s Dream – Argentina Dove Hunt for 4
Did you know there are 50,000,000 doves in the Cordoba Valley and they never migrate? Here’s your once in
a lifetime chance to find out! This amazing experience includes 3 full days of high volume dove shooting for 4
people in Cordoba, Argentina. Five Star accommodations in a private Estancias, gourmet meals, bird boys,
customs clearing, and all ground transportation from the Cordoba airport and to and from the hunting area.
Also includes open bar with the finest Argentina red wine, laundry services, private reception at the airport,
and daily gun cleaning.
Darius Rucker Autographed Guitar
Signed Guitar by Charleston Treasure and newest inductee to the famed Grand Ole Opry, Darius Rucker. This
6-string Epiphone guitar was signed specifically for the 2012 Rotary Wheels Gala.
“When I was growing up, I always knew that if I ever got anything, I was going to give back as much as I
can. I learned that all you have to be willing to do is give your time.“ – Darius Rucker
Good Friends, Good Food, Good Times
Let us take the hassle out of throwing a great shindig for you and 49 of your closest friends. This package
includes catered BBQ and bar service for 50 people. No need to worry about hiring the entertainment, we’ve
got that covered too. Live acoustic music is also included. Who doesn’t love a good party?
Silent Auction Preview: Too numerous to mention all, but there are sports packages, Oyster Roast for 40, Spa and salon gift certicates, art, wine, jewelry, weekends out of town, fishing gear, automobile tires, you name it and we’ve probably got it!
Please join us Thursday night, have some wonderful food, drink and a great time, and help local charity, all at the same time!