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New York City

Estimated Value: $19,700

Indulge in the ultimate New York getaway with two return business class flights, courtesy of Air Canada, and a two-night stay in the breathtaking Gotham Jr. Suite at the Four Seasons Hotel New York. Steps from Central Park, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Rockefeller Center, and Madison Avenue shopping, this hotel is in the midst of NYC’s most celebrated landmarks! Travel in style with a premium luggage set from RIMOWA.

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French Countryside Escape

Estimated Value: $22,000

Gite de la Chartreuse du Liget is situated in the heart of Touraine, France, approximately 40 minutes from the city of Tours. The holiday home of La Chartreuse du Liget is part of a 12th-century abbey and features exquisite architecture tastefully modernized for comfort and luxury. Family and friends can relax in peace surrounded by French history, gastronomy and culture.

Discover and fall in love with this beautiful holiday cottage with six bedrooms that can sleep 10 to 15 people and a private garden surrounded by the picturesque French countryside, only two-and-a-half hours from Paris. Air Canada will get you both there in luxury with business class tickets for a one-week stay.

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Choose Your Adventure

Estimated Value: $32,800

Pack your bags! Australia – China – Bali – Japan – Kenya – Africa – Peru – Turkey – Singapore, Air Canada will get you there with two return business class flights. And when you arrive, Accor hotels will make sure you have a lovely six-night stay.

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Fogo Island Inn

Estimated Value: $6,500

Planning a trip down east this summer? Here is your perfect add-on!

Enjoy a two-night stay for two in one of the Inn’s Labrador Rooms, which includes full access to all amenities, meals (excluding alcohol), and land-based excursions. During your stay, you will experience a half-day island orientation with a Community Host.

Be prepared for fresh perspectives and insights, stories and laughter, and allow yourself to fall in love with “Salty Narnia”. It’s exactly what you’d expect to find at one of the four corners of the earth.

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Byng Inlet Tour

Estimated Value: Priceless

Enjoy an afternoon boat ride with well-known Canadian artist John Hartman. Travel to Gereaux Island where Tom Thomson painted the McMichael’s Byng Inlet in 1914. Enjoy the views of windswept pines and exposed granite as you continue the boat ride up along the northeast shore of Georgian Bay to Key Harbour.

Then settle in for drinks and dinner with John and Trish Hartman hosted by McMichael board member Carl Spiess and his wife Jennifer. As a special bonus, you will visit the site of Morning on Key River by A.J. Casson. Afterward, stay overnight at the Spiess’ cottage or St. Amant’s Waterfront Inn in Britt.

This package includes a rock and metal sculpture by artist Cathy Mark that portrays the iconic windswept pines atop locally gathered rocks.

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John Hartman

Passage to the Arctic and Greenland

Estimated Value: $45,000

Sailing in comfort aboard the well-appointed RCGS Resolute, this celebrated expedition explores the remote Northwest Passage, starting in Western Greenland and finishing in the Arctic outpost of Cambridge Bay, at the western extremity of the fabled waterway. This is a special voyage featuring David McEown as Artist in Residence. This opportunity to explore the wonders of the Arctic includes all meals and accommodation on board the RCGS Resolute in a twin private cabin, all Zodiac excursions, ship transfers, and expedition gear package. This trip is all-inclusive for two people.

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2019 Auction Donors

Every year, the Live and Silent Auctions are always a big part of the Moonlight Gala.

Our generous art-minded donors have contributed some incredible items and the list keeps growing!

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