- Hand forged sterling and blue topaz bracelet
- Stonington Platter by Susan Scala
- Opera Getaway in New York City
- S & P Oyster Co. $100 Gift Certificate
- Acrylics Summer Painting Party for 4-6 with Erica Lindberg
- Foursome at Lake of Isles North Course
- Tour and Tea for 4 at Christie's Auction House in NYC
- Louis Vuitton Delightful Monogram PM handbag
- Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra - Season Tickets 2017-2018
- Complete Stonington History Library
Welcome to the Stonington Swings Again Online Auction!
The Stonington Historical Society is now auctioning off a number of fun and unique items and experiences in conjunction with our annual Gala on June 24, 2017. Our auction raises much needed funds for our organization and features a wide variety of goods, services and experiences. There is truly something for everyone!
New items have been added, and see below for a preview of our Live Auction!
Please bid generously and often. As a non-profit organization, we depend on your support to help us operate and maintain our two museums, research library and other historic properties. Most importantly, the money we raise enables us to continue to fulfill our important mission to preserve, interpret and celebrate the history of all of Stonington.
If you are interested in attending our Gala on Saturday, June 24, please visit our Gala webpage for more information.
Check out our Live Auction Items!
These are the items that will be auctioned off at the Stonington Swings Again Gala on June 24:
Sail on America’s Cup’s Winner Courageous - Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for sailors! Up to 10 will join the crew on a sail on Courageous, the most celebrated America’s Cup Winner. Sail out of Newport week of July 24, week of August 14, or week of September 25, 2017. Check out this video for a glimpse of what it's like to sail on Courageous!
Golfing by the Sea - A Golfer’s Dream Package! Play at three of the top courses in New England: Fishers Island Club for 3 with lunch and boat trip, The Misquamicut Club for 3 players with lunch and Shelter Harbor Golf Club for 4 with lunch.
Special Occasion Event at a Historic Seaside Home in the Boro - Dinner for 8 or cocktail party for 20 prepared by Gourmet Galley at private home on Main St. Perfectly paired with wines form Cask ‘n’ Keg, with servers from the Society’s Board of Directors.
Bravo Bravo Dinner with wine pairings - 10 people will enjoy a private table at Bravo Bravo in Mystic for an elegant five-course meal paired with hand-picked wines.
“Summer Island” by Gray Park - 24”H x 48” W oil on linen painting by renowned local artist, Gray Park.
“Naples Hidden Gem” – 8 night stay for 4 at Windstar on Naples Bay, Florida - 4 will enjoy 8 nights at the private Windstar Marina Cove complex with unique amenities just minutes to Old Naples. This special package includes 2 rounds of golf for 4 at Windstar’s championship 18-hole golf course.
Private Cooking Class & Wine Dinner for Eight in your Home - 8 of you will join Stonington’s own “Iron Chef” Jamie Fowler in preparing and presenting a locally sourced seasonal menu in your own home. Paired with wines selected and presented by Cove Ledge Wines.
Check out these amazing online auction items! More inside!