Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction Ornaments Now Available
LACONIA — ’Tis the season to support the Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction, and local businesses are now selling decorative ornaments for in-store display or to take home. The ornaments cost $1, $5, or $10 and help raise money for the auction, which will be held this year from Tuesday, Dec. 7 through Friday, Dec. 10 at Tanger Outlets in Tilton.
The ornaments are four-inch-round cardstock decorations that customers can write their names on for display at a business or to take home. All proceeds benefit the auction.
Ornaments are available at: Café Déjà Vu, 311 Court St., Laconia; Crazy Gringo, 306 Lakeside Ave., Laconia; Franklin Savings Bank, 11 Sawmill Road, Gilford; Gilford Country Store, 1934 Lake Shore Road, Gilford; Gilford Hills Tennis & Fitness Club, 314 Old Lakeshore Road, Gilford; H. Salon, 28 Weirs Road, Gilford; Hermit Woods Winery & Deli, 72 Main St., Meredith; Live Love Lake, 7 North Main St., Wolfeboro; Middleton Building Supply, 157 Main St., Meredith; Nahamsha Gifts, 63 Main St., Meredith; Patrick’s Pub & Eatery, 18 Weirs Road, Gilford; The Wine’ing Butcher, 28 Weirs Road, Gilford; The Wine’ing Butcher, 81 Route 25, Meredith; Shooter’s Tavern, 190 DW Highway, Belmont; Winnipesaukee Bay Gulls 2, 18 Weirs Road, Gilford, and Winnipesaukee Bay Gulls, 118 Whittier Highway, Moultonborough; and Laconia Village Bakery, 660 Main St., Laconia.
Gilford Country Store, 1934 Lake Shore Road, Gilford; Nahamsha Gifts, 63 Main St., Meredith; and Live Love Lake, 7 North Main St., Wolfeboro; offer five percent off non-consignment store purchases if one buys a $5 ornament and 10 percent off if one buys a $10 ornament.
About the Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction:
The Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction is a charitable event held every December in central New Hampshire. Countless volunteers and donors have turned the Auction and its many fundraising events, including, It’s for the Kids Community Challenge (formerly PubMania), into a major annual campaign. In the 39 years that the community has come together for the Auction, more than $6 million has been raised for local charities, all through volunteer efforts, community donations, and corporate sponsorship. The Greater Lakes Region Charitable Fund for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that helps community organizations in the Central New Hampshire region. For more information about the Auction, the nonprofits it supports, and how you can help, visit ChildrensAuction.com.