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Annual Shriners TV auction on next week
Over 300 items will be up for auction next week when the Trinity Conception Shriners Club hold its 12th annual TV auction.
The event gets underway 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1 and continues Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 8 p.m. following the regular Wednesday night Shriners TV Bingo.
Items to be auctioned include some merchandise and gift certificates for goods and services.
Any items valued at $100 or more will be available for bidding on both nights, but the winning bids for those items will not be announced until Wednesday night.
Bidders are encouraged to place their bids early and keep track of bids on the three readings. On the fourth and final reading, the highest bidders will be named as recipients of the items. The items can be picked up Wednesday and Thursday at the Masonic Lodge in Carbonear.
Seven telephone operators will be on duty to accept phone calls. Callers unsuccessful in getting through the first time are encouraged to call again.
All proceeds from the auction go to the Mazol Shriners Children’s Transportation Fund.
The Nov. 1 issue of The Compass will carry a list of items for auction.The phone numbers to call are: 788-3004 and 1-877937-3116.