APRIL 29

Filed in Events - Past by on April 29, 2017
Gala Logo Black and Red Tight

Annual Benefit Celebrating WAAM's 98th Year

April 29th, 5:30 – 10:00
@ SPAF

Saugerties Performing Arts Factory
169 Ulster Avenue, Saugerties NY 12477

Cocktail Reception | 5:30 – 7:00 PM
with music by Perry Beekman
Jazz Vocalist & Guitarist

Little Gems | open for sale at 6:30 PM
Art by Woodstock and Regional Artists

Raffle & Silent Auction

Buffet Dinner, Live Music + Dancing to the music of Soul Purpose

Tickets: $98
Online Tickets Sold Out
Limited tickets available.
For information call: 845-679-2940

Honoring:

Susana Torruella Leval

Photo: Angela Schapiro

Sylvia Leonard Wolf

Photo: Tina Bromberg

Silent Auction Items - Ends at 8 PM

Here’s your chance to see legendary musician and former Woodstock resident (and Nobel Prize winner) Bob Dylan in Kingston. This concert sold out in three hours! Package includes two premier tickets to see Dylan and his band at Kingston’s Hutton Brickyard during Smorgasburg Kingston. Included with the tickets are a VIP parking pass, along with a signed Dylan poster by Milton Glaser. The concert date is Sat. June 24th at 8pm. Surely this will be a night to remember!

You and nine of your friends will enjoy a dinner featuring delicious, pasture-raised meats provided by Woodstock Meats butchery and prepared by their chef. The dinner will be hosted at the home of WAAM board members Leah and Danny Rubenstein with wine pairings to accompany the meal. Date and time to be mutually agreed upon.

A woman can never have enough jewelry. This stunning necklace of five strands of smiley quartz biolettes, interspersed with gold beads and finished with a 14 karat gold clasp from Runsdorf Associates is just the piece for that special someone…or yourself!

The Bardavon in Poughkeepsie has been presenting top-notch music, dance, theater, and classic films for diverse audiences since 1994. This special package includes two one-year memberships plus two tickets each to Todd Rundgren (May 13), Diane Krall (June 11th), Ronnie Spector & The Ronettes (July 21) and Dweezil Zappa: 50 years of Frank (July 28)

Enjoy a full day of printmaking with Woodstock’s beloved Kate McGloughlin, painter and printmaker. Kate will work with you one-on-one in a private, full day session in the newly renovated print studio of the Woodstock School of Art. Make some great art, in a great space, with a great teacher.

Enjoy a summer of new theater with a 2017 season subscription for two at Vassar and New York Stage and Film’s Powerhouse Theater. Includes two tickets to each mainstage play and workshop production (7 presentations in all), plus early access to the celebrated free Reading Series of work in progress. Catch cutting-edge new work from the company that developed and presented Hamilton, The Humans, American Idiot and Doubt, as well as 2016’s
celebrated The Wolves, The Babylon Line and Taylor Mac’s A 24-Decade History of Popular Music.

You and three friends will enjoy an intimate, hands-on cooking class in a lovely Overlook Mountain kitchen in Woodstock. Picture Perfect Seasonal Pies, Dairy Delights from Mama’s Kitchen, or Chinese Take-Out at Home are just a few of the classes you can choose from. Go to www.cookskillsny.com for a complete selection of available classes.

There is no better place in Woodstock to hear a concert. A book of ten tickets for the 2017 Maverick concert season. Some of this season’s performances include ETHEL, Arturo O’Farrill, the Escher String Quartet, The Bill Charlap Trio and Happy Traum and friends.

Create a special birthday party for your child and 23 of their friends with a performance by Elizabeth Mitchell, a Smithsonian Folkways Recordings artist who has been performing for children and families since 1998. This special package also includes 24 cupcakes from Woodstock’s Peace, Love & Cupcakes and assorted balloon decorating kits from Tinker Toys, Woodstock. What fun!

The Woodstock Film Festival has become one of the premiere independent film events in the country by screening exceptional films, hosting emerging and established professionals,and presenting exciting panels, workshops and concerts. This certificate entitles the bearer to a full pass for the 18th Annual Woodstock Film Festival, October 11-15 and includes priority seating for screenings and panels, access to hospitality suite, access to parties, Golden Circle ticket to Kick off Event, ticket to award ceremony, and film festival t-shirt, cap and poster. Wow!

A gift certificate for one hour of dog training with Rose Barone at Animal Magnetism dog training and behavioral counseling + one hour gift certificate for Animal Wellness. Maybe you can teach an old dog new tricks!

Always wanted to dye your hair blue or maybe just a new shade of brunette? Enjoy a cut and single-process color with a junior stylist at Le Shag in Kingston, one of the area’s top-rated salons.

Raffle Items

$5/single ticket – $20/arm’s length

Cash and Credit accepted

Sherri Cohen’s unique, handcrafted jewelry captures her “awe of nature, the human spirit and enduring love.” This reticulated sterling silver pendant with a natural Baroque pearl on a leather cord is a piece that you can wear dressed up or down, but you may want to just wear it every day.

Jumpstart your exercise program with this $100 gift certificate to 28 West Gym. Take advantage of their yoga, pilates or Zumba classes, work with a personal trainer, or use their weights and Nautilus circuit. It’s the place “where Woodstock works out.”

Enjoy a lunch, dinner or breakfast with this package of gift certificates to eateries and restaurants in the area, including Le Canard Enchaine, Kingston, Miss Lucy’s, Saugerties, and The Reservoir Inn, West Hurley. The package also includes a basket with a variety of chips, sauces and condiments from Maya Kaimal Fine Indian Foods. You won’t have to cook for weeks!

Treat yourself to a spa package that includes a one night stay (mid-week), in the Inn Regal Suite at the Emerson Resort & Spa along with a $100 spa voucher. Indulge yourself with a basket of beauty and health products, from Village Apothecary and assorted teas from The Tea Shop of Woodstock.

These are two tickets, aside from those offered in the silent auction. Does not include parking pass.
Here’s your chance to see legendary musician and former Woodstock resident (and Nobel Prize winner) Bob Dylan in Kingston. This concert sold out in three hours! Package includes two premier tickets to see Dylan and his band at Kingston’s Hutton Brickyard during Smorgasburg Kingston. Included with the tickets is a signed Dylan poster by Milton Glaser. The concert date is Sat. June 24th at 8pm.

A few highlights from last year’s gala
Photos courtesy of Angela Schapiro

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