June 7-8, 2019
Don't miss the 47th annual Beaver Camp Auction! We are now accepting donations of handcrafted furniture, quilts, gift certificates for local businesses and experiences, and other unique items.
Click HERE to view a growing list of items for this year's event.
We are looking for donations for this year's auction. If you would like to make a donation click HERE for ideas and contact the camp office to arrange pickup.
Lewis County Fairgrounds in Lowville, NY
Friday, June 7
5:00 - 7:30 PM: Auction Dinner & Preview
7:00 Live Entertainment
8:00 Ultimate Frisbee (for the young & young at heart!)
Join us for a BBQ dinner and check out the quilts, memoribilia, gift baskets and certificates, and handcrafted items to be sold the next day.
Visit these booths throughout the evening:
These booths will be open all day!
Just so you know...
- Pick up a bidding number at the cashier's table. It can be used at all of the booths (except the Agape Shoppe), along with the live auction. Then you can pay your tab at the end of the day.
- Seating for the live auction is limited. Bring your own lawn chair, get there early, and get the best view! Picnic tables are provided near the food booths.
- Dogs and smoking are not permitted in the buildings.
- Contact the Beaver Camp office at (315) 376-2640 for special lodging rates for this weekend. It's the perfect opportunity to catch up with old friends and help Beaver Camp grow!
There's something for everyone!
(This is just a sample of items that were available last year. Check back in the upcoming weeks for an updated list of unique gifts, antiques, furniture, quilts, and more!)
Sarasota Getaway This vacation package includes everything you need for a visit to paradise. Stay in Sarasota, FL for up to a week and enjoy two bedrooms, private bath, and continental breakfast in the home of Dave and Grace Nisley (parents of Beaver Camp's Program Coordinator). Package includes gift certificates for TreeUmph Adventure Course (2 passes), South Florida Museum (4 passes), Yoder's Restaurant & Amish Village, Jpan Sushi & Grill ($50), the Roof Bar & Eats at the Westin ($100), Solorzanos Pizzeria ($20), and Buttermilk Handcrafted Food ($20). Package must be used within one year.
Bed & Breakfast. Enjoy a complimentary night at Judges Quarters Bed & Breakfast in Lowville. This certificate includes use of all three rooms (each double occupancy) and gourmet breakfast. Donated by Tim and Renee Widrick.
China Cabinet. This wooden two-piece china cabinet is a beautiful way to store your dishes and dining room accessories. The buffet features three drawers and three cabinets, and the hutch includes lights inside the glass doors to show off your favorite dishware. Approximate measurements: W 52.5", L 18", H 75". Donated by Matie Zehr.
Antique Buffet. Rustic, vintage, and charming. This antique piece of furniture is approimately 52" wide, 22" deep, and 51" high (including the mirror). Donated by Jeremy and Becky Kelly.
Rocking horses. Paul Schamback built and donated these two sturdy rocking horses, approximately 2' long, 15" high, and 7" wide with a neon mane and ready to gallop off into the sunset.
Brunch at Tug Hill Vinyards. This certificate allows two people to enjoy Sunday brunch at Tug Hill Vineyards, served on the porch with a grand view of the 40-acre vineyard and Black River Valley.
Seuss Collection. Oh, the books you can read! Friends and staff of Beaver Camp donated everything you need for a seusical library. This collection includes: 31 books, water bottle, stuffed Cat in the Hat, red and white hat, coloring book, notebook, pencils, and 536 stickers. And to think you saw it at the Beaver Camp Auction!
Exhibit passes to MOST. The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology in Syracuse has donated four passes for general admission. The interactive museum features over 200 exhibits, including a limestone discovery cave, science playhouse, and a unique kinetic sculpture called Technotown.
Steamer Trunks. Two antique steamer trunks were donated by Gary and Mary Beirman. This smaller piece of vintage luggage is approximately 16.5"L x 30"W x 19"H.
Darien Lake. Get ready to ride with two daily tickets for the 2018 season at Darien Lake, New York's largest water and theme park with coasters, water slides, and more for the entire family. This gift certificate can't be combined with other promotions.
Vintage Lamp from Beaver Camp. Each motel room came with a 12" white spaghetti lamp when they were built in 1975. This isn't just a piece of Camp history. This is art.
Nortz & Virkler. This certificate is valid for one free four wheel alignment valued at $74.95 at Nortz & Virkler, Inc in Lowville, NY. It's the 31st oldest family owned and operated Ford dealership in the US.
Nativity from Tanzania. Former summer camp counselor and rec leader Hannah Sievers traveled to Tanzania with Houghton College and donated this wooden 11 piece Nativity set. The largest piece is about 10 inches tall.
Flowers & Plant Stand. A place to grow! Flowers, trees, veggies, hanging baskets, these aloe plants, and more will be available at the Flowers & Plant Stand on Friday and Saturday, thanks to donations from local greenhouses, landscaping companies, and friends of Beaver Camp.
Antique Dresser. Four drawers, a detached swinging mirror, and so much charm. This antique wooden dresser is about 40" wide, 20" deep, and 35" (plus the 34" mirror).
Wood Boat Brewery. Located next to the Antique Boat Museum in Clayton, the Wood Boat Brewery serves the area's best brick oven pizza with amazing views of the St Lawrence River. Enjoy it all with a $25 gift certificate.