Beat the Clock auction
Windsor - posted Feb, 10 2014
WINDSOR – If you have never been to a community auction before, save the date for this popular Greater Hartford tradition. The 32nd annual Greater Hartford Beat the Clock Auction will be held on Saturday, March 22, at Congregation Beth Ahm on 362 Palisado Ave. (Route 159), Windsor. A preview of prizes will begin at 7 p.m.; the auction will start at 7:30 p.m. sharp. The event is open to everyone, of any faith. Dress is casual. This auction showcases prizes that people can use and enjoy and is an affordable, fun evening out. Vacation getaways, electronics and kitchen appliances, jewelry, gift cards for restaurants, entertainment and sporting events, and much more will be featured. The event will feature a traditional live bidding auction led by John C. Carmon, silent auctions, blind auctions, and free door prize raffles. The centerpiece of the evening is the Beat the Clock auction where items are won by rapid bidding at only 50 cents for each bid. The auction is the synagogue’s largest community fundraiser of the year. The auction has ballooned in size since its creation 32 years ago and has become an event that the people of all faiths look forward to each year. Admission at the door is $10 for adults and includes delicious refreshments. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-688-8483 or 860-688-9989.