Friday, May 10, 2019

2019 Auction for Amnesty

The 29th Annual Silent Auction and Raffle will be held on 

Wednesday September 18, 2019

New location - Debates Room at Hart House, 
7 Hart House Circle
on the UofT campus

Speaker - The Honourable Bob Rae

Doors open at 6:30, event begins at 7:00
Cash bar and free appetizers
Tickets are $20, or $10 for students

Last updated May 15, 2019.
Here are some of the items you can bid on. More are added regularly, so please check back.

Buddies in Bad Times Theatre - one Season Pass (6 tickets which can be used in any combination) - Value: $330

Blyth Festival - 2020 Community Gift Pass (2-pack of tickets for any one of the main stage plays) - Value: $86

Canadian Stage - 2 vouchers, each redeemable for one ticket to a Canadian Stage 19/20 season performance at the Berkeley Street Theatre (not valid for Kelly V Kelly, TO Live performances or any rental production) - Value: $160 

Stratford Festival - 2 tickets for an eligible performance in the 2020 season - Value: $170 (designated dates and performances only) 

Theatre Passe Muraille - 2 tickets to a performance in the 2019-20 season - Value: $160

Shaw Festival - 2 tickets for a performance of The Glass Menagerie, Sex, or Cyrano de Bergerac during September or October of the current season. Tickets not valid for Openings - Value $150. 

 Factory Theatre - 2 tickets for any show in their 2019-20 season - Value: $100

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Thank you

Another successful auction!
Thank you very much to all our donors, supporters and to Pizzeria Defina.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

2018 Auction for Amnesty

The 28th Annual Auction and Raffle will be held on  

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Same great location as last year - Pizzeria Defina at

Tickets are $15.

6:00 pm free beer & hors d'oeuvres, 6:30 pm Auction

Here are some items available for you to bid on.  The list will be updated regularly.
Updated May 12, 2018

The Blyth Festival - 2 tickets to any mainstage play in the 2018 season
Value: $80.

Crow's Theatre -2 tickets to first preview of Towards Youth: a play on radical hope on Monday, Feb. 25, 2019
Value: $56.50

 Shaw Festival - 2 tickets for one September or October performance of: The Magician's Nephew, Henry V, or The Hound of the Baskervilles
Value: up to $150

Royal Conservatory of Music 2 tickets to the concert A Far Cry with Simone Dinnerstein on May 25Value: $130

Mooredale Concerts -  2 subscriptions to their 2018-19 concert series
Value: $280

Factory Theatre - 2 tickets to a play in the 2018/19 season.
Value: $100

Buddies in Bad Times Theatre - 2 Season Passes (choose from up to 6 shows) for 2018-19 season.
Value: $360

canadianstage2 tickets to a play in the 2018/19 season (excluding Bigre, By Heart, I Swallowed a Moon Made of Iron or any rental production)
Value: up to $220

Tarragon Theatre2 tickets to a play in the 2018/19 season.
Value: $120

Theatre Passe Muraille2 tickets to a play in the 2018/19 season
Value: up to $160

Toronto Consort - 2 balcony tickets to Monteverdi's Orfeo at Trinity St. Paul's Church on May 25, 26 or 27th
Value: approx. $80

Massey Hall - 2 tickets to the Patrick Watson concert on June 15
Value: $59

Alumnae Theatre - 2 tickets to next season's The Importance of Being Earnest
Value: $50

Soulpepper - 2 tickets for a performance Monday through Wednesday from 2018 subscription season
Value: $178

Pan Mediterranean Cuisine  516 Danforth Ave, gift certificate
Value: $30

Palace Restaurant  722 Pape Ave, gift certificate
Value: $50

The Pantheon Authentic Hellenic Cuisine, 407 Danforth Ave, gift certificate
Value: $50

Hot House Restaurant, 35 Church St., Sunday Brunch for 2, not including beverages.
Value: $50

Mocha Mocha Restaurant, 489 Danforth Ave., 2 gift certificates
Value: $20 each  

Zav Coffee Shop & Gallery, 2048 Danforth Ave., gift certificate
Value: $20

C'est What?, 67 Front St. E., gift certificate 
Value: $50

Farmr Eatery & Catering, 140 The Esplanade,  gift certificate
Value: $40

Messini Authentic Gyros, 445 Danforth Ave., gift certificate
Value: $25  

Kalyvia Restaurant, 420 Danforth Ave., gift certificate
Value: $25

Cafe Diplomatico, 594 College St.,  gift certificate
Value: $50

Celena’s Bakery, 2036 Danforth Avenue (near Woodbine), 2 gift certificates
Value: $50 each

African Food for Thought: A Tribute to Grandmothers
Book signed by one of the authors.

Value: $39

All six books written by Toronto author Terry Fallis, whose first book, The Best Laid Plans, won the Stephen Leacock Award for Humor, was the winner of Canada Reads (2011) and was made into a TV series. These humorous and satirical books are all signed by the author.
Value: $20 each

New jazz CDs
Richard Whiteman Trio,  Dave McMurdo Jazz Orchestra,  Keith Buddle,  The Nearness of You, A Tribute to the Music of Hoagy Carmichael,  Jake Wilinson,  Hod O'Brien Trio
Value: $15 each

Ten Vinyl LPs, used but in good condition, jazz and classical
1.  Mangione Bellavia  - Chuck Mangione Quartet  2.  It Could Happen to You - Lorne Lofsky: Guitarist Jazz
3.  Bud Powel - Jazz Piano  4.  Trouble in Mind - Archie Sheep and Horace Parlam  5.  Clark Terry - Bob Brookmeyer Quintet  6.  Moe Koffman Plays Bach  7.  Magnificat, Cantata - Bach  8.  The Four Seasons - Vivaldi  9.  Donizetti's Lucia de Lammermoor, London Symphony Orchestra  10. Fiddler on the Roof

Value: $10 each

Network Spinal Analysis (NSA) certificate which includes initial consultation, report and 4 NSA sessions by Dr. Maureen Neskar D.C., 238 Mutual St. Toronto (just east of Yonge off Carlton)
Value: $330