The National Museum of the Great Lakes is excited to announce a new program with our annual fundraiser, H2Oh! Making Waves. This year, we want everyone to have a chance to be involved, even if you cannot attend the event. We have six exciting items in our live auction that you may be interested in bidding on. This year, you can call and register a bid for any of these items and we will have someone bid for you during the live auction on Saturday, October 15, 2016. They will bid during the live auction in increments with other live bidders, if it sells for less than your maximum bid, you will pay the lower price. The items available are:
1) Chadburn from the whalback Meteor
2) Set of Ship’s Position Lights
3) Golf at the Inverness Club
4) Wheel from the tug Roger
5) Chelsea Ship’s Clock
6) Commissioned painting by Paul LaMarre, Jr.
You can learn more about each of these items here.
To register a bid, call 419-214-5000 x 200 by Friday, October 14, at 5:00 pm. Register your maximum bid and a form of payment and we will notify you on Monday, October 17 if you have won.
Don’t forget to get your Luck of the Lakes Raffle tickets as well.