Summer Challenge Garden Post Auction

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Support your Library and bid on a hand-painted

Summer Challenge garden post!

Thanks to Library branch staff, the Library Foundation was able to auction off the Summer Challenge Garden Posts & Painting. The garden posts were hand-painted by staff and used during the Summer Reading Challenge at the branches this year. The Foundation received $1,240 for the items for the 3 day Facebook auction. 




September 25-27, 2020

See our auction on our Facebook events page

  • Bidding starts on Friday, September 25 at
    9:00 am with a $15 starting bid.
  • Bids will be accepted in increments of $5.
  • The auction will close on Sunday, September 27 at exactly 9:00 pm.

The garden posts were hand-painted by our talented staff 

members and were used for our Summer Challenge program at our 

Library Branches.

The garden post themes include:

(Click image to enlarge and click title to go to Facebook bidding)

Chronicles of Narnia




Alice in Wonderland

100 Acre Wood

The Hobbit
(Middle Earth

Enchanted Forest

Wizard of Oz




Board Game Painting







1. To make a bid for the Online Silent Auction item, simply enter your bid amount in the comment section of the event for the specific post you are interested in. The opening bid on this item must be at least the minimum bid of $15.00. Each subsequent bid must follow the minimum increment of $5.00. Any bids not adhering to this format will be declared invalid and voided. 
2. Once the auction is declared closed (Sunday, September 27 at exactly 9:00pm), the highest bid entered on the comment section in the event that adheres to the designated increment shall constitute the winning bid and will so be marked. In the event of a dispute, The Library Foundation will act as the final authority.
3. The winning bidder will be contacted, via Facebook message, to arrange payment (cash, credit, check) and to arrange pick up. 
4. Payment for items purchased must be made in full. We accept cash, credit or a personal check. 
5. If the item is left unclaimed for 72 hours it will be offered to the next highest bidder and sold. 
6. By bidding in the Online Silent Auction, each bidder agrees to these auction rules. Auction item purchases are final. No returns or exchanges will be issued. All items are “as is”.They have been sealed but have been located in the landscaping of our designated branches during the Summer Challenge Program.
Happy Bidding!!!