2015 Silent Auction Catalog
One-year Family Frequent Visitors Pass for the Brooklyn Botanical Garden
Courtesy of Brooklyn Botanical Garden, valued at $50. One of New York’s most picturesque attractions, this 52-acre garden is home to more than 12,000 plant varieties of plants and trees. Formal and informal gardens flow seamlessly into one another: the Japanese Hill and Pond Garden, which is one of the finest representations of its kind outside Japan; the Fragrance and the Herb Gardens with a diversity of medicinal, culinary, fragrant and ornamental herbs; the Conservatory, that displays plants from around the world, including the famous Bonsai Museum collection. The Pass is good for 2 adults and children under 16 to enter the garden free for 1 year.
Family Pass for The Museum of Modern Art, for up to 5 people (2 lots at auction)
Courtesy of Olga Shchuchinov, valued at $125
Founded in 1929 as an educational institution, The Museum of Modern Art is dedicated to being the foremost museum of modern art in the world. With extraordinary exhibitions and the world's finest collection of modern and contemporary art, MoMA is dedicated to the conversation between the past and the present, the established and the experimental.
Family Membership to the Noguchi Museum
Courtesy of the Noguchi Museum, valued at $150.
Family Membership to the Noguchi Museum, which includes: *Unlimited free admission for two adults and all children; *One week advance registration for family workshops, Art for Families (ages 5-11) and Art for Tots (ages 2-4); *Free admission to Open Studio, Art for Families, and Art for Tots workshops; *Invitations to exhibition openings and exclusive Member Events; *10% discount at the Museum Shop, Cafe, and online store; *25% discount during Member Shopping Days; *Four free guest passes; *Exclusive discounts and perks at some of the area's best restaurants and bars via Neighbors of Noguchi; *Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Membership privileges at over 40 museums across the United States; and *Complimentary refreshments during First Fridays and Second Sundays events.
Family Pass to the Children's Museum of the Arts (two lots available)
Courtesy of CMA, valued at $44 per lot
Spend the day creating! Come to the CMA for a variety of hands-on art activities. Families have the opportunity to participate in ever-changing projects in artistic media such as watercolor, paints, sculpture, fabric arts, drawing, animation and more. Each pass admits a family of four. Admission includes all materials and smocks, and children will be able to take home their artwork. Expires 1/21/2016
2 Exhibition Passes for the Liberty Science Center
Courtesy of the Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, NJ, valued at $40. These passes are for admittance to Liberty Science Center nine galleries with over 100 hands-on activities and daily live science demonstrations. Expire September 30, 2015.
1 year Family Membership to the Queens Museum (3 lots at auction!)
Courtesy of the Queens Museum, valued at $80 per membership. One-year Family Membership to the Queens Museum, including: *Free admission for you and your family members; *10% discount at our gift shop and café; *4 free passes to the Museum; *Invitations to special events and openings* and Discount on Queens Museum Summer Camp. The Queens Museum is dedicated to presenting the highest quality visual arts and educational programming for people in the New York metropolitan area, and particularly for the residents of Queens, a uniquely diverse, ethnic, cultural, and international community. Come check out the Panorama of the City of New York - a scale model of the whole city! It is the jewel in the crown of the collection of the Queens Museum.