Online chamber auction begins Oct. 21
Rockland — The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce announces its online and live auction event for 2013.
On Monday, Oct. 21 at 8 a.m., the virtual doors will open to the auction, which will take place online at BiddingforGood.com/PBRCCAuction. All money raised supports the chamber mission of promoting the interests of members by advocating for the commercial and economic development of the region.
The online auction bidding will run from through Monday, Nov. 11, at 9 p.m., with about 100 items heading to a live auction Saturday, Nov. 16 at the Rockland Elks Lodge, located at 210 Rankin St. in Rockland. There will be live auction items, cash raffle prizes, raffle items, cash bar and a concession stand. Bruce & Becky Gamage will be the auctioneer team.
The live auction items will be clearly identified on the website and absentee bidding will be available for those that cannot attend the live event.
Items up for bid will include business services, artwork, unique experiences, travel, lodging packages, dining, recreational activities, gift baskets, train rides, boat trips, festival tickets, landscaping supplies and much, much more. Everyone is welcome to browse, shop, or just drop by and sign the guest book to show their support for the auction.
For more information about getting involved, contact Shari Closter, director of operations at the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber, PO Box 508, One Park Drive, Rockland, ME 04841; 596-0376, ext. 106; or firstname.lastname@example.org; mainedreamvacation.com.