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Wednesday, May 1 6–9 p.m.


Digital Citizen Sponsors ($500) Glenn Morris ’65 John ’57 and Janet Schickling

Spartan Sponsors ($150) Richard ‘81 and Julie ‘80 Cadigan P’15 Carol DiMaiti Stuart Foundation City of Lynn John and Tiffany Connolly P’17’19 T. Richard Cuffe ‘63 Carl and Mary DiMaiti P’14 Roger and Susan Fielding P’15 Adolph ’89 and Amy ’89 Graciale P’19 St. Pius V School

2013 Spartans Under the Stars Committee Robyn Blum

Dawn MacBurnie

Chris Carmody

Stephen Maclone

Sue & Jack Carroll

Heather Mateo

Tiffany Connolly

Paula Maylor

Kate Daley

Dee McCormack

Katie Dearing

Jen Pearce

Carl DiMaiti

Cheryl Pert

Michelle Durgin

Lisa Morin-Plante

Susan Fielding

Amy Potamis

Jim Foley

Grace Regan

Heather Fontan

Kathy Ryan

Pat Gill

Fred & Barbara Silck

Lisa Gomes

Karen Valeri

Kim Gregory

JoAnne VanBuskirk

Darlene & Mike Hallissey

Pam Victor

Laurie & Phil Hatchouel

Denise Vinciarelli

Laury Lapointe

Robin Welch

Sam Lipscomb


SPARTAN BUCKS Use your Spartan Bucks just like cash! Buy your Spartan Bucks at the door and spend throughout the night. Food in Partnership with John’s Roast Beef Taso Nikolakopoulos ’88 Cheese Platters Donated by Paul W. Marks Drinks in Partnership with Jon Newhall ’89 Beer, Red Wine, White Wine $5 Spartan Bucks each Water, Soda Donations Accepted

iPad Raffle ($20 Spartan Bucks) Buy a card from the iPad Man’s deck for your 1-in-52 chance to win an iPad! *Choice of 16GB iPad or $400 Apple Store gift card.

Dean of Instructional Technology Artie Gribbins

Wine Bottles ($10 Spartan Bucks) These beautifully-lit wine bottles hold your key to home décor and a 1-in-2 chance of winning a prize!

Van Gogh-inspired Paint Cans ($20 Spartan Bucks) Each lovely paint can contains a gift card worth at least $25.


SILENT AUCTION SMH 1001: School’s Out, Perfect time for a Sox game! Value: $188 Donated by: John & Tiffany Connolly Watch the Red Sox take on the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday, June 19, at 7:10 p.m. from Loge Box 149, seats 3 & 4.

SMH 1002: Handy Man Clean Up Value: up to $250 Donated by: Flannery’s Handymen, LLC Does your home need a clean out before summer, or do you need help moving? These Handymen will provide 2-hours of fuss- and cost-free service.

SMH 1003: Family Fun! Value: $74 Donated by: Roger and Susan Fielding Enjoy a family night with a trip to the Antique Table followed by a North Shore Navigators baseball game.

SMH 1004: Pamper your American Girl Value: $40 Donated by: Roger and Susan Fielding Pamper the American Girl in your life with a gift for her American Girl doll (gift card).

SMH 1005: Beautiful Bird Bath Value: $100 Donated by: Anonymous Outfit your yard this summer with a beautiful bird bath, and have the most coveted yard on the block!

SMH 1006: Restaurant Tour Value: $150 Donated by: Jim and Jackie Foley, Navy Yard Bistro, Jacob Wirth Restaurant You’ll be ready for summer Friday nights with this package, containing gift cards to Navy Yard Bistro in Charlestown, Jacob Wirth in downtown Boston, and Paradiso in Swampscott!

SMH 1007: COACH Handbag/Tote Value: $148 Donated by: Richard and Julie Cadigan Carry all your family needs in style this summer with this beautiful and luxurious COACH tote bag.

SMH 1008: Poodles & Pals Basket Value: $100 Donated by: Tara Bean Do you have a happy puppy? Make him even happier with a basket of new toys and games for the summer!

SMH 1009: Silpada necklace Value: $119 Donated by: Julie Charette Come by the auction table and view this beautiful Silpada necklace. Treat yourself or find a perfect gift!


SMH 1010: Marina Bay Extravaganza Value: $100 Donated by: Siros Restaurant, Aria Salon & Spa Enjoy a beautiful day in Marina Bay in Quincy. Kick it off at Aria Salon & Spa with a massage, facial or haircut and cap it off with a wonderful meal at Siros.

SMH 1012: Salem Date Night Value: $150 approx. Donated by: Schooner Fame, Hawthorne Hotel Enjoy a boat ride aboard the privateer schooner Fame of Salem and dinner for two at the Hawthorne Hotel. We wish every summer night could be like this!

SMH 1011: Family Photo Session Value: $750 Donated by: Stephen Maclone Stephen is one of the leading photographers in Boston. A thirdgeneration artist whose vision and passion for photography is embedded into who he is, Stephen’s photography assignments take him from his beloved Boston to the grandeur of Newport mansions, the beaches of Cape Cod and the Islands, the country and yacht clubs of the North Shore, throughout the United States, the Caribbean and beyond. Stephen’s photography has been published in Martha Stewart’s Wedding Specials, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, Boston Magazine, Boston Common, Ritz Carlton Weddings, and numerous photography professional magazines. Bid on a keepsake that your family will cherish forever.

SMH 1013: AC or Heating Tune Up Value: $225 Donated by: Cranney Home Services Does your AC seem a little off after not being used for so many months? Did your gas heating system have a rough winter? Take advantage of this great opportunity to keep your home safe, clean and comfortable with an AC or gas heating tune up.

SMH 1014: Be the Next Iron Chef! Value: $75 Donated by: Anonymous Get ready for your next dinner party menu with fun new kitchen gadgets! Let’s see how they can help you make the most creative dishes!


Auction Rules 1. By bidding in the live or silent auctions, each bidder agrees to these auction rules. 2. All sales are final. There will be no exchanges or refunds unless otherwise noted. All items are “as is.” St. Mary’s has attempted to describe and catalog items correctly, but neither warrants nor represents and in no event shall be responsible for the correctness of descriptions, genuineness, authorship, provenance or condition of the items. No statement made in this program, or made orally at the auction or elsewhere, shall be deemed such a warranty, representation, or assumption of liability. 3. The value listed is an estimate of fair market value. Items have not been appraised unless so noted. The amount you pay above this fair market value estimate is normally tax deductible as a charitable contribution. Please consult your tax advisor to clarify amount of deduction. 4. Restaurant certificates do not include alcohol, tax, or gratuities unless specified.

Silent Auction 1. All items in the Silent Auction have bid sheets next to them or on a table nearby. When you want to bid, you do so by writing your name, phone and email on the bid sheet opposite the amount you want to bid. 2. You do not have to take the next available bid amount. You may skip ahead on the sheet to find the amount you want to bid. The next bidder must pick an amount higher than yours to be a successful bidder. 3. Silent Auction will close promptly at 8 p.m. 4. In the event of a dispute, the Auction Chair will act as final authority.

Live Auction 1. The live auction will begin at 8 p.m. and will continue without intermission until all items have been auctioned. 2. To enter a bid, the bidder holds up their hand so that the auctioneer or one of the spotters can see it. The auctioneer will determine who the successful bidder is. Please hold your hand so it can be seen easily. 3. Successful bidders for the live auction must sign a receipt. At that time, they should verify that the amount, and item description are correct. 4. In the event of any dispute between bidders, the auctioneer shall have sole and final discretion to determine the successful bidder or to re-offer the item in dispute. 5. Value set forth for items being auctioned are donor’s estimates and are not warranted by the auction for general value.


Live Auction, 8 p.m. Auctioneer: St. Mary’s Principal Carl DiMaiti

SMH 2001: Fish Tales Charter Value: $500 Donated by: Val & Joe D’Orsi All aboard at Crystal Cove Marina in Winthrop! You and up to 5 guests will set sail on a 2-3 hour fishing charter to experience the best of Striped Bass Fishing and Deep Sea Tuna Fishing. Under the guidance of Captain Joe D’Orsi, enjoy an afternoon with friends and family while catching your own dinner!

SMH 2002: Red Sox/Yankees Value: $198 Donated by: Gary and Kendra DeYoung Take in one of the greatest rivalries, the Sox vs. the Yankees, on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 7:10 p.m. These are GREAT seats: Loge Box 148, Row MM, Seats 1 & 2.

SMH 2003 Red Sox Tickets *Proceeds will benefit the One Fund Boston

Value: $214 Donated by: John and Tiffany Connolly Show your Boston spirit by wearing a Boston Pride shirt and watching the Sox battle the Minnesota Twins on Monday, May 6. Seats are located in Loge Box 149, Row CC, seats 3 & 4.

SMH 2004: six Front-Row Tickets to May 23, 2013 Graduation at Lynn Auditorium Value: PRICELESS Donated by: St. Mary’s Is your child graduating, or do you just want the best seats in the house? St. Mary’s 2013 Graduation will be held in the beautiful Lynn Memorial Auditorium in City Hall Square, and here’s your chance to have the best view and take the best photos of your graduate! The item is also a great gift for friends who are parents of graduating seniors!

SMH 2005 Parking Spot Value: PRICELESS Donated by: St. Mary’s Do you or your child always have trouble finding a parking spot in St. Mary’s High School’s main lot? Fear no more. Bidding the highest on this item wins you a premium parking spot in St. Mary’s parking lot for the entire 2013-14 school year with your name on it!

SMH 2006: Chihuly Sculpture (winner’s choice) Value: PRICELESS Donated by: St. Mary’s Fine Arts Program Take a look at the Chihuly-inspired glass sculptures on your way in. These pieces were created by St. Mary’s art students, and we are auctioning off the opportunity to choose one of these items for you to display in your own home.


Acknowledgments The Spartans under the Stars Committee would like to thank Kate, Elena and Tim at the Lynn Museum for all of their help in getting our Art Show and event on its feet. Our partnership with the Lynn Museum is one we will continue to build. We would also like to offer special gratitude to Head of School Grace Regan, Principal Carl DiMaiti and Rev. Brian Flynn. Most of all, the Committee would like to thank all of you for your support and attendance tonight. We hope to come together as a community many more times in the future, and we believe that this is only the beginning!

Thank you!

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Spartans under the Stars Program  

Join us at the Lynn Museum Wednesday, May 1, from 6-9 p.m.

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