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THE CODRINGTON SCHOOL THE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF BARBADOS PTA PRESENTS

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AUCTION CATALOGUE LIVE AND SILENT AUCTION SATURDAY, APRIL 12TH THE BARBADOS CONCORDE EXPERIENCE SILENT AUCTION 7-11 PM LIVE AUCTION 10 PM       

ADVANCE BIDS 823-4507


Dear Friends: The Shaken Not Stirred party is fast approaching and everything is set to make it a great evening. We wanted to share with you in advance a sampling of the items available in our live and silent auctions. There are lots of great opportunities to support The Codrington School while enjoying holidays, merchandise, dining and adventures. All proceeds from the auction will benefit the school’s building fund. Please help us to make this fundraising venture a success by sharing this catalogue with your friends, family and business associates. There’s some great items for residents and visitors alike. If you have questions, or can’t make the party but want to bid on an item, please email codringtonpta@gmail.com or call 823-4507. The Codrington School, The International School of Barbados PTA wishes to thank all of our sponsors for the generosity they have shown. Sincerely, Codrington PTA Volunteers


Experience the Moment


SUBMARINE NIGHT DIVE FOR 4 PERSONS

OPENING BID BBD $100


ENJOY A WINE TASTING EVENING FOR 10 PERSONS WITH A MASTER SOMMELIER A ten person wine tasting. 12 bottles of wine, glasses and tasting mats will be provided at your home or other private location of your choosing. OPENING BID BBD $500

BacchuS Consultant Services Want to entertain your friends without the hassle? We’ve got the package for you! This package includes everything you need for a great night with up to 10 of your favorite people. Entertain in the comfort of your home and professional wine expert Oral Standford will guide you and your friends through a tasting of several select wines courtesy of The Grape Vine. Enjoy your night of wine with friends and leave the rest to the experts!


FITNESS TEST AND SEVEN (7) CLASSES COURTESY OF CROSS FIT: ISLANDFIT

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A manager’s special at Cross Fit Island Fit, a kickbutt strength and conditioning programme. Includes a fitness test; three elements classes and four classes from offerings such as MERI and WOD. Do not let the acronyms intimidate you -- this gym is different. Friendly, fun and filled with challenges, CF:IF has an Athlete Development Programme (ADP) for teen athletes (12-18 years old). Make it a family affair: get fit and stay fit together! CF:IF can be adapted to different ages and fitness levels.

OPENIN OPENING BID G BBD B I D$75 BBD


A ROUND OF GOLF FOR 4 PERSONS AT APES HILL INCLUDING LUNCH Reservations must be made in advance. Tee times are on a request basis and subject to availability.

OPENING BID BBD $500

Valid until December 15, 2014

One of the newest championship golf courses in the Caribbean, opened in late 2009, Apes Hill Club enjoys a prime location at almost 1000 feet above sea level in the centre of Barbados. With lush grassland, coral stone quarries, wooded ravines and sparkling lakes, the course is as much in accord with its natural surroundings as it is an exciting challenge for golfers. Enjoy an 18-hole round of golf for four at gorgeous Apes Hill Golf Club. Drive for show, putt for dough with three friends. Have lunch at the club, before or after your game, discuss the hole-in-one that could happen anytime. Here comes the Birdie. Wait, that’s a Bogey.

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SURF ‘N SNAP WITH AJANI AND CHRIS Subject to advance booking and availability. Valid until December 15, 2014 COURTESY OF AJANI’S IRIE SURF SCHOOL AND CHRIS PADFIELD

Enjoy 4 introductory surfing lessons Ajani of Ajani’s Irie Surf School, a disciplined, inspiring teacher with a Bond-with-the-Wave ability to get beginners - children and adults - up on the board. During the lessor four, prove our skills with photo documentation, when photographer Chris Padfield takes your picture riding the waves. Imaging the thrill - and the profile pictures......!

OPENING BID BBD $225


Travel the Earth and Beyond


ECONOMY RETURN TICKETS FOR 2 FROM BARBADOS TO LONDON (TAXES PAID)

OPENING BID BBD $1,000

Subject to availability when booking. Valid until March 31, 2015

LIVE AUCTION


4 NIGHT ALL INCLUSIVE STAY FOR 2 PERSONS IN THE PALM ISLAND HOTEL Subject to Availability and Reservations Valid until December 15th, 2014 COURTESY OF

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Palm Island Resort 41/2 Star – Private Island - Paradise

Located on its own 135 acre island in the Grenadines, that chain of exclusive islands that runs between St. Vincent in the north and Grenade in the South, this private island paradise will help you slow down and rediscover the wonders of nature. With two spectacular beachfront al fresco restaurants, a range of activities focussed on the sand the the sea and various styles of accommodations to suit all tastes. !

OPENING BID BBD $1,000


4 NIGHT ALL INCLUSIVE STAY FOR 2 ADULTS AT THE 2014 CONDE NAST GOLD TRAVELER AWARD WINNING RESORT LE SPORT IN ST. LUCIA WITH RETURN FLIGHTS Subject to Availability and Reservations.

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OPENING BID BBD $2,500

The BodyHoliday is an amazing St Lucia resort experience. It is a unique combination of one of the world’s most beautiful islands, an all inclusive resort that provides a truly luxurious and personal service, a Wellness Centre that provides a range of treatments that will leave you feeling alive and a range of activities that could keep you busy from dawn until dusk. On top of this we cater for every taste in food and drink with four great restaurants and relaxing bars. It is an experience that allows you to be as busy or as quiet as you want. It’s your holiday; choose whatever you want to do. All inclusive includes all meals (breakfast,lunch, dinner & tea), all bars (including champagne, all activities (scuba, water sports, golf academy, etc.) & one spa treatment per day. See the resort video at http://www.thebodyholiday.com/the-resort/resort-video/


7 NIGHT STAY FOR UP TO 6 PERSONS IN A 2 BEDROOM UNIT IN ORLANDO Subject to Availability and Reservations Valid until March 31, 2015 COURTESY OF

OPENING BID BBD $1,250

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2 NIGHTS AT SEA-U GUEST HOUSE IN BATHSHEBA Best available room including breakfast for 2. Subject to Availability and Reservations Valid May 1 - November 15, 2014

For a decidedly different pace from your busy life, enjoy two nights of pure relaxation at Sea-U Guest House! Former German travel writer Uschi Wetzels created and manages this charming Caribbean guest house. Its nine rooms are tastefully furnished and decorated in an easy-going Caribbean island style. OPENING BID BBD $300

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2 NIGHT STAYCATION FOR 4 PERSONS IN A 1 BEDROOM PARK UNIT WITH PRIVATE GROUND FLOOR POOL COURTESY OF

OPENING BID BBD $300


A WEEK’S STAYCATION ON THE SOUTH COAST IN A 3 BEDROOM PALM BEACH CONDO Subject to Availability and Reservations Offered between May - Oct 2014. COURTESY OF NICK PARRAVACINO - REALTORS LIMITED

Palm Beach Condominiums offer stunning beachfront views, swimming pools, a fitness centre, shopping, dining and a taste of the nightlife for which the South Coast is so famous. Set on over four acres of prime beachfront property in Hastings, next door to the Amaryllis Resort, this three bedroom condo is the perfect Staycation getaway for a family just wanting to chill. OPENING BID BBD $875


Live the Lifestyle


3 COURSE DINNER FOR 2 (EXCLUSIVE OF ALCOHOL AND SERVICE CHARGE) Reservations Required. Subject to Availability. Valid from April 21st until December 15th, 2014 COURTESY OF

THE CLIFF RESTAURANT 2014 winner of the Elite Traveler Top 100 Restaurants in the World, The Cliff is probably the most well-known and celebrity-frequented restaurant in Barbados. The unbeatable openair setting on a coral cliff-top above a small cove on the west coast sends it racing to the top of the "most romantic restaurants in the world' list, particularly when the moon-illuminated sea sparkles under a starry sky. Split across different levels and dramatically lit by Olympian-style torches, there's not a bad table in the house. All have sea views and line the edge of the wide wrap-around terrace, where a built-in staircase leads down to the beach to cater for those arriving by yacht. Type to enter text

OPENING BID BBD $150


LUNCH FOR 2 TO A MAXIMUM OF $2OO (EXCLUSIVE OF ALCOHOL AND SERVICE CHARGE) Reservations Required Subject to Availability Valid until December 15th, 2014 COURTESY OF

Opened in 2011, Cin Cin is one of Barbados' most fashionable restaurants. You dine either in a ferociously air-conditioned room with a view of the sea through a wall of giant glass windows, or on an open-air terrace over the ocean. Larry Rogers has had several other successful Barbados restaurants, and his dishes are inventive, with lots of interesting combinations on the plate. A starter might be fried gnocchi with strips of jerk pork in a sweet pea sauce, a main course battered king fish fillets with grilled asparagus, roasted peppers and a tomato and mushroom salad. Larry's wife Michelle really fusses over diners. The trendy bar does nibbles as well as drinks.

OPENING BID BBD $75


BBD $400 GIFT VOUCHER COURTESY OF

OPENING BID BBD $150


DINNER FOR 2 WITH WELCOME COCKTAIL FOR A VALUE OF UP TO BBD $300 Reservations required & subject to availability Valid from May 1st to 31st October, 2014 COURTESY OF

OPENING BID BBD $100

St. Lawrence Gap, Ch. Ch. www.watersiderest.com Reservations: (246) 418 9750 reservations@watersiderest.com


Look the Part


SONOS PLAY1 WITH BRIDGE

OPENING BID BBD $300

SIMPLY AMPLIFIED No rewiring. No complex programming. Simply connect the BRIDGE to your router and place your Sonos player anywhere in the house. And as your system grows, BRIDGE links all your Sonos components to the internet with one touch, streaming rock-solid wireless from room to room. TWO WAYS TO STREAM Either connect one of your players directly to your router or, if your router isn’t in a room where you want music, use a BRIDGE to wirelessly link all your Sonos components to the Internet’s infinite supply of music. ROCK-SOLID WIRELESS Sonos gets your music where you want it without wires, interference or bandwidth battles. That’s because it works over our proprietary wireless mesh network called SonosNet that doesn’t compete with or impact the performance of your home’s existing wireless network. Limegrove Lifestyle Centre, Holetown, St. James.

(246) 627 6278 info@smartstoreinc.com www.SmatStoreInc.com


METHUSELAH OF CHAMPAGNE (6 L) OF BILLECART-SALMON CHAMPAGNE KINDLY DONATED BY A FRIEND OF THE SCHOOL

LIVE AUCTION

OPENING BID BBD $200

Billecart-Salmon Brut Reserve Champagne. Bright, with tangy acidity and a lively bead, this displays fruit-forward flavors of macerated apricot, pineapple and Granny Smith apple, with hints of ginger, biscuit and kumquat. Drink now through 2016. 90 Points, Wine Spectator, October 2013. Grape Composition: Chardonnay 25% Pinot Meunier 45% Pinot Noir 30% Location: Mareuil-sur-Ay History Founded in 1818 as a result of the marriage between Nicolas Francois Billecart and Elizabeth Salmon. 200 years the house is still managed by its seventh generation descendant Francois Roland-Billecart. Methuselah = 8 regular bottles


“I HEAR SOMEONE CALLING......” MIXED MEDIA 20 X16” BY HEIDI BERGER

LIVE AUCTION

OPENING BID BBD $1,000

The image is based on a scene in "The Book of Negroes", written by Lawrence Hill. It shows the moment when Aminala Diallo is herded off the slave ship on arrival in America. On the ship the people were treated like animals. When Aminala hears Biton say her name, she feels human again, she has hope for the future.

www.heidiberger.com BIOGRAPHY Born January 20, 1944 Heidi had four years of art instructing with Canadian artist, Karl Kronlachener. and independent studies in Paris, France. Heidi also holds a PhD in German literature from the University of Waterloo. After a career which includes running Galerie Berger for Canadian Native Art in Frankfurt and Hamburg, Germany and teaching at several universities (Waterloo, Alberta and Calgary), she returned to creating art full-time. Heidi has exhibited in many solo and group exhibitions in Canada, the United States and Barbados, most recently at the Gallery of Caribbean Art. Here works have own awards in the USA and Canada. She teaches workshops in Canada and Barbados. Her paintings are found in private and corporate collections in Canada, USA, Germany, Denmark, Russia, Italy, France, UK, South Africa and the Caribbean. She has lived and worked in Canada, France, Germany, Mexico. Heidi and her family have been returning to Barbados for more than 30 years. She and her husband now divide their time between their homes in Canada and Barbados.


12 X 24� PAINTING IN ACRYLICS BY HEATHER DAWN SCOTT

OPENING BID BBD $500

BIOGRAPHY Barbadian artist, Heather Dawn Scott is well renowned and loved in Barbados. She evokes past times of the Caribbean with her art and has a faithful following as most of her pieces are gentle, almost bordering on sensual with her use of colours. Draughtsmanship is important to Heather-Dawn and many a time she will draw with a paint brush rather than a pencil and on looking closely at her work you can see this.F Her "Tropical Monkeys", (acrylic on canvas), is featured on the cover of the 2013 edition of the Ins and Outs of Barbados magazine. $/4-/)(0./-*(7" ,#0'$ makes use of contrasting overlays and glazing. She recently completed three full rooms of murals at the Sandy Lane Tree House Club.


RICHARD HILL’S 2003 ENGLAND WORLD CUP RUGBY SHIRT SIGNED BY THE WINNING SQUAD

KINDLY DONATED BY

OPENING BID BBD $350

MATT & BEV SULLIVAN

England have only won the Rugby World Cup once since its inception in 1987, and beat Australian (winners of two world cups) on their home turf to win spectacularly in 2003. This shirt, purchased at Richard Hill’s testimonial evening at Chelsea Barracks, is a rare, and valuable piece of English Rugby history. The shirt has been signed by: Johnny Wilkinson Richard Hill Lawrence Dallaglio Martin Johnson Phil Vickery Jason Leonard Andy Gomersall Matt Dawson Kyran Bracken Mike Tindall Josh Lewsey Mike Catt and many others


BLUE TOPAZ PENDANT AND MATCHING BLUE TOPAZ RING COURTESY OF

OPENING BID BBD $400


MICHAEL KORS TRI-COLOUR GOLD LADIES WATCH WITH SWAROVSKI CRYSTALS COURTESY OF

Indulge your stellar fashion sense and need for individual style with this beautiful Michael Kors timepiece, in tri-colour gold featuring Swarovski crystals on the bezel and dial.

OPENING BID BBD $250


TARTE-OF-THE-MONTH DELIVERED! COURTESY OF QUICHES ET TARTES

Once a month for 3 months starting September 2014 Indulge in a tarte a month! Sweet and savoury deliciousness. These tarts are to-die-for! Enjoy one large sweet or savory tarte a month for 3 months, including:  French Apple Tarte  Tomato Basil and Goat Cheese Tarte  Pear And Almond Tarte Handmade with love and fine, fine ingredients, these tartes are of exceptional quality and can be enjoyed for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

OPENING BID BBD $125



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