2016 Silent Auction Catalog
Museums & passes
Four (4) General Admission Tickets to The American Museum of Natural History
Courtesy of American Museum of Natural History, Valued at $88.
For more than 140 years, the American Museum of Natural History has been one of the world's preeminent institutions for scientific research, exhibitions and education. The Museum houses more than 33 million artifacts and speciments, including the largest collection of dinosaur fossils in the world and specialized collections for frozen tissue and genomic and astrophysical data. Visitors of all ages can journey to the outer reaches of the universe or explore the natural world and human cultures. Visit www.amnh.com for more information. Expires January 21, 2017
Whitney Museum of American Art Conservation Studio Tour, for 5-6 people. Courtesy of PS/IS 217 parent Matt Skopek, Painting Conservator at the Whitney Museum. Value: priceless. This is your chance for a rare and totally behind-the-scenes tour of the Whitney's new Conservation Department studios, located on the 6th floor of the new Whitney building in the meatpacking district. The tour must be scheduled in advance, at a mutually convenient time; the tour is available for a group of 5-6 people. Tour must be scheduled by December 31, 2016.
2 Exhibition Passes for The Liberty Science Center Courtesy of Liberty Science Center, Valued at $44
2 Exhibition Passes for the Liberty Science Center. These passes are for admittance to Liberty Science Center. Nine galleries with over 100 hands-on activities and daily live science demonstrations. Full descriptions of the current exhibitions may be found at www.lsc.org. Expire January 31, 2017.
Four Passes to the New York Hall of Science Courtesy of New York Hall of Science, valued at $60
Four passes to the New York Hall of Science. (Regular admission is $15 for adults; $12 for children.) Expire March 31, 2017. Visit www.nysci.org.
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 join us at 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 1/1/2017.
2 American Museum of Natural History Supersaver Vouchers Courtesy of American Museum of Natural History, Valued at up to $70.
Good for general admission and up to 6 special exhibit options. Visitors of all ages can journey to the outer reaches of the universe or explore the natural world and human cultures. Visit www.amnh.com for more information. (Regular Supersaver admission is from $22 (children) to $35 (adults)). Expires January 25, 2017.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Cloisters Museum and Gardens. Courtesy of PTA President Olga Shchuchinov, Valued at $125. Two admission passes for a family of up to five people - one for the Metropolitan Museum of Art and one for the Cloisters Museum and Gardens.
Kids Premium Membership to the Museum of the Moving Image
Courtesy of the Museum of the Moving Image, Valued at $175.
One-year kids premium membership at the Museum of the Moving Image. Membership at this level includes: complimentary admission to the museum and screenings for up to two adults and up to four children (up to age 17); discounts on family workshops, children's birthday parties, specially-ticketed previews, panel discussions and special events; member discount on family tours; email updates about museum events and a 15% discount at the museum cafe and store. To learn more about the museum visit www.movingimage.us.
Family Membership to the Queens Museum Courtesy of the Queens Museum, $75 value (three lots available)
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. Visit http://www.queensmuseum.org for more info!