2018 GIFT Gala Live Auction Items



Live Auction will follow the Dinner

featuring Regina Andrijeski & Old West Realty & Auction.


800     Omaha Steak Package

This Omaha Steak Package will blow away your taste buds!

Included is: 8 Boneless Pork Chops; 8 Boneless Chicken Breasts;

6 Omaha Steak Burgers; 8 Kielbasa Sausages; 8 Gourmet Steak Sliders;

and 4 Delmonico Burgers. This Omaha Steak package will be shipped to the

winning bidder directly from Omaha Steaks!

Donated by Monica Conroy


801     Guided Turkey Hunt and “Spring Treasures” Print

Need a place to go turkey hunting? You won’t want to miss out on this

2-person, one day, guided hunt. The hunt will be on some beautiful river

bottom land near Culbertson, NE. Also included in this package is a

beautiful “Spring Treasures” turkey print.

Donated by Jake Koebel and Lesta Jaggers


802     Personal Shopping Event

Leah down at Mint 217 will open her store for you and 5 friends

for a couple hours of shopping. Special discount and outfit ideas for your group.

Also provided will be a meat and cheese tray donated by Cita Deli.

Donated by Mint 217 and Leah Ruggles and Cita Deli


803     Vibes Knives (set of 3)

These are custom hand crafted knives made from 1095 high

carbon steel  for strength and durability. One of a kind black, green,

and white solid surface handles with the Knights of Columbus Logo

and the St. Patrick’s Knights Logo etched onto the knife blade.

The set of three includes an 8” Butcher Knife, 4” Skinning Knife, and 4 ¼” Boning Knife.

Donated and made by Josh Vrbas


804     Walnut “Last Supper” Wood Carving

This extraordinary carving with its mind-blowing detail will add so

much elegance to your home!  It is made from solid walnut and measures 30” W x 17” H.

Donated by Darrell Brown


805     A Day at the Wineries for Two (2) and Wine Basket

Enjoy a day at the wineries!  Bus departs McCook on Saturday,

April 21, 2018 at 10:30am.  There will be a stop in Farnam at

3 Brothers Winery for a tour and lunch.  The second stop for the day

will be  Feather River Winery in North Platte. Included with this package

is a very nice basket of wines to get you excited about the tour!

Donated by Monica Conroy and

Dr. Robert and Jennifer Hinze


806      Maui Jim Sunglasses

Sophisticated in its design, these sunglasses are handcrafted with a flat monel

metal front and tapered acetate temples painted with an artistic touch.

This stunning rectangular frame creates an easy-to-wear look for any occasion while

shielding your eyes from the sun’s harmful UV rays and revealing the world’s true beauty.

Donated by My Family Vision



807     Event Tent

Do you have a big event coming up in your family?  Wedding? Family Reunion?

Here is the perfect solution - a 20’x40’ tent that can be totally enclosed if you would like.

Never been used, just like the tent used at our annual parish picnic. 

Donated by Dick and Kathie Cappel


808     Round of Golf at Heritage Hills

Bring on the competition and fun with this Heritage Hills Golf Course

certificate good for 18 holes for four people with carts.

Donated by Heritage Hills Golf Course


809     Girls Night Out with The Painted Ladies

Do you have any DIY projects waiting for you to finish? Have you heard of

chalk paint and how easy it is to use? Sherri Uerling and Clarice Kenney would love

to show you all the different ways to use this awesome product. You and 3 of your friends

can have a fun evening to learn, laugh and be inspired to get those projects done.

Also a meat and cheese tray will be provided by Cita Deli.

Donated by The Painted Ladies Sherri and Clarice; and Cita Deli


810     Sun Dolphin Aruba 10 Kayak

Do you love the water? This 10’ Sun Dolphin Aruba kayak was designed to

move through the water with ease and is perfect for short or long trips. The cockpit

is non-confining and surprisingly roomy. High-quality adjustable backrest and

adjustable foot pegs top the list of features. Great for rivers and lakes.

The maximum weight capacity is 250 pounds. Paddles are also included.

Donated by Jon and Ronda Graff



811     SEVEN Tickets to Husker Football Red/White Spring Game

Now who is excited for some HUSKER FOOTBALL? The Red-White Spring Game

will be played on Saturday, April 21st at Memorial Stadium, with kickoff set for 11:00 a.m.,

marking the public debut of Head Coach Scott Frost’s 2018 Huskers! Nearly 60,000 tickets

sold on the first day they became available...and you can have SEVEN of those tickets!!!

Donated by Friend of G.I.F.T. Gala



812     2-Day, 2-Person, Guided Walleye Fishing Trip at Lake McConaughy  

You will have a great time enjoying this 2-day, 2-person guided walleye fishing trip

in one of Nebraska’s most beautiful lakes! Tim and Judy Nowak have a beautiful home

located on Lake McConaughy, where your food and lodging will be provided. Ideal fishing for

walleye is late April or November, but you can make your arrangements with the Nowak’s as you’d like.

Donated by Tim and Judy Nowack



813     Locally Grown Grass-Fed Whole Beef

All natural, grass fed Beef raised in Frontier County. Available mid-July, 2018.

This beef will be auctioned off in quarters by choice of buyer. The top buyer will be able

to choose how many of the quarters they want. Willow Creek Meats is local processor at winner’s expense.

Donated by Mel and Jerry Miller


814     Apple Watch Series 3

This watch can help you reach your goals whether they are to be more active or

stay connected while on the go. It is a 42 mm Gold Aluminum case w/pink sand sports band.

This watch is water proof, has an activity tracker and heart rate monitor. It does not have cellular features.

Donated by Todd and Andi Cappel and Cappel Sales Inc.


815     John Deere Ride-On 12 volt Tractor with Trailer

This tractor and trailer will delight kids ages 3 to 7 year old. They will have fun

driving the 2 speed tractor as they move and haul their loads. The large adjustable seat has

flip up armrests. 2-speeds; 2 1/4 or 4 1/2 mph, plus reverse, foot pedal accelerator,

automatic brakes and traction wheels makes driving easy, comfortable and safe.

Parents can control the speed with the 2nd gear lock out feature. The working

front loader, scoops, carries and dumps from the driver’s seat.

Donated by Plains Equipment Group and Select Seeds



816     3 Packages of Genealogy Services (auction by choice)

The Southwest Nebraska Genealogy Society (SWNGS) is an educational non-profit

society whose purpose is to collect and preserve documents of historical value. Their library

has an excellent collection of public, private, state, and local family histories in Southwest

Nebraska, all of which have been collected and preserved for over forty years. The staff

is experienced  in doing genealogy research and is available to provide assistance.

Four new computers are available for your convenience, as well.

Donated by Southwest Nebraska Genealogy Society (SWNGS)


817     “American Faith” Quilt

This is a gorgeous patriotic quilt featuring a church and children. The quilt

measures 62” H x 54” W. The quilt pieces are from the late Stacey Shaddock.

Donated by Kif and James Huffman; Pieces by the late Stacey Shaddock; Quilted by Ashlee Sintler




818     SAMSUNG Chromebook 3 and Canon Printer

Durable, light, and versatile, the Samsung Chromebook 3 delivers everything you

need from easy web browsing to built-in security features to a long battery life in a

compact, durable design. The Chromebook 3 has a long battery life of 11 hours, so you

can check email, watch videos, and work on documents throughout the day without

having to recharge it. Thanks to the spill-resistant design, you can hand it to the kids or

use it in the kitchen without any worry. Included is also a wireless Canon PIXMA MX490

Home Office Printer that can print, copy, scan, and fax! Perfect for any home!

 Donated by Dan and Gigi Sattler



819     Kansas City Royals: Tickets for 4 Seating: Player’s Family Section

With the Kansas City Royals winning the World Series in 2015, who wouldn’t want to go

see them in action at their very own Kauffman Stadium? These four (4) tickets are for the

Saturday, April 28th game featuring the KC Royals vs. Chicago White Sox at 7:15 p.m.

The seats are in the player’s family section of the stadium, behind the dugout!

Donated by Alex Gordon


820     Tailgate Grill, Canopy, Wagon & Schmick's Gift Card

Have you always wanted to host a tailgate party, but didn’t have the equipment? Well, here’s your chance!

This package includes an Ozark Trail 12’x12’ Canapy; Grillsmith Folding Tailgate Grill;

Two (2) Coleman propane bottles; a folding wagon; and a $50 Schmick’s gift card

to complete the package! It’s all here, folks! Don’t miss out!

Donated by Bargain Bazaar


821     $700.00 St. Patrick Elementary School Scholarship          

This is certainly a one-of-a-kind auction item! Do you have a student that you would like

to attend St. Patrick Elementary next year? Perhaps a grandchild? This scholarship will

allow one student to attend the 2018/2019 school year! It can be used for students who

already attend or a new student. Full amount must be redeemed in August, 2018.

Donated by Red Willow Chemical; Griff and Vicki Malleck



822     KitchenAid 5 Quart Stand Mixer, Professional 5 Plus Series

Get some help in the kitchen from this Bowl-Lift stand mixer. Use the slider controls to

select from 1 of 10 available speeds. Add the attachment of your choice, including a Powerknead

spiral dough hook, a flat beater and a stainless steel wire whip. The color is Silver, so it will go with anything in your kitchen!

Donated by Friend of G.I.F.T. Gala


823     Gourmet Dinner

Put your feet up while someone else does all the work! Kim Vlasin will come to your

home and cook an awesome gourmet dinner for a party of six (6)! She also includes

an appetizer, soup, salad, and dessert to go with it! This meal is better than you will

receive at any restaurant – you don’t have to leave your home, you will be treated

like royalty, and the meal will be tailored just for you!!

Donated by Kim Vlasin



824     Wheat Crop Fertilization and Application

Red Willow Aviation in McCook Nebraska and BASF are offering 45 acres of aerial application

together with Nexicor fungicide for 2018 wheat crop. Application is to be made by Red Willow Aviation

and Nexicor Fungicide is provided by Adam Hesket with BASF. Application is to be up to 40 miles

of the McCook airport. Please contact Griff Malleck or Red Willow Chemical to schedule application.

Donated by BASF, Adam Heskett and Red Willow Chemical



825     Jar of Cash

Here’s a jar, a BIG jar! I see hundreds, fifties, twenties, tens, fives, and ones! How much do

you suppose is in this jar of cash? Be the winning bidder and you can find out!

Donated by John and Judy Anderson



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826     Henry Silver Eagle .22 Rifle

Do you need to add to your gun collection? The Silver Eagle pattern, like the Henry Rifle itself, is one

piece of American history without rival. The Henry Silver Eagle Lever-Action .22 Rimfire Rifle  is built

on the award-winning Henry Golden Boy platform. It features a traditional 20" octagonal barrel outfitted

with buckhorn sights. This gunsmithing masterpiece closely mirrors the original Henry patented in 1860.

Donated by Coppermill Steakhouse


827     Two Person Pheasant Hunt

Enjoy the beautiful pristine prairie valley of the Ringneck Ranch.  This historic ranch has

been homesteaded since 1872 and is still family runned and owned.  This is a one day hunt

with one night stay for 2 hunters.  Check in midafternoon on the first day and warm up at

our 5 stand clay range.  Spend the evening enjoying a hearty homestyle meal and comradery

around the fire. Morning breakfast and lunch will be served with the full day hunt with dogs and guide. 

You will get to take home 6 processed birds in your very own Ringneck Ranch cooler.

Donated by:  Patsy Houghton, Keith and Deb Houghton


828     TWO Brad Paisley Tickets at Pinnacle Arena in Lincoln and $150 VISA Card (4-26-18)

Country music superstar Brad Paisley is bringing his Weekend Warrior World Tour to Pinnacle Bank Arena

in Lincoln on April 26, 2018 ! Special guests will be Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant, and Lindsay Ell. Don’t be

“Waitin’ on a Woman” to purchase this package…you can do it now! Maybe Brad will even sing you a little

“Whiskey Lullaby” before you hit the hay! This package also includes a $150 Visa Card to be spent however

you wish…travel expenses, lodging, or some “Alcohol” at the concert! “Who Needs Pictures”

when you can be there in person to make the grandest memories?

Donated by Pinnacle Bank



829    Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Troy Trojans 

FIVE Husker Football Tickets for September 15, 2018

It’s quite hard to come by tickets for Husker Football these days! Here is your chance to

have  five (5) seats to the September 15, 2018 game against the Troy Trojans. The seats are

located in  the East Section, Club Level! Bring your family, your friends or any Nebraska

Football fan you like to cheer on the Huskers! Go Big Red!

Donated by Jeff and Kristin Stagemeyer


830     Handcrafted Wine Buffet

This handcrafted Wine Buffet, designed and made by Aaron Peterson,

will add so much charm and beauty to your home! The solid oak Wine Buffet

measures 5’7” W x 1’9” D x 3’ H. The buffet can hold up to 8 bottles of wine and 9 wine glasses. 

Donated by Aaron and Amanda Peterson, Werkmeister Trucking, and W Design Associates


831     Coach Purse (G.I.F.T. Gala game)

A unique Coach Purse has been selected as a live auction item. But first, let’s

have some fun with it! The St. Patrick Development Office has initiated the first contribution

to the purse. The purse will be passed around the tables where each guest will have an opportunity

to add to it if they would like. Once everyone has had the chance to make their contributions,

the purse will be auctioned off by Regina during the Live Auction.

The winning bidder will receive the Coach Purse AND the cash!

Donated by Friend of G.I.F.T. Gala  


832     2019 G.I.F.T. Gala Table

That’s right! We will be making this G.I.F.T. Gala an annual event! We are not sure

of the date for next year yet, but we plan to have it around the same time…St. Patrick’s Day!

This is your chance to speak for the first table to sell for the 2019 G.I.F.T. Gala!