CBEC’s Wet & Wild Auction goes Caribbean
GRASONVILLE — Come dressed in your chic tropical wear and enjoy an evening with Caribbean flair at Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center’s Wet & Wild Auction on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 6 to 9 p.m. in their Education Building in Grasonville. Proceeds will help CBEC expand its youth and adult environmental education programs.
The evening includes cocktails and dinner catered by Bridges Restaurant. Orlando Phillips’ island music, featuring his steel drums, will add to the Caribbean theme. Live and silent auction items, as usual, will be interesting and unique.
This year’s raffle offers a chance to win a Royal Caribbean Cruise for two to the Bahamas or Caribbean. Raffle tickets are $50 each and only 200 will be sold. Winning ticket will be drawn at the Wet & Wild Auction, and winner need not be present.
The auction committee is requesting that community members and businesses support the event by becoming sponsors, donating auction items, and attending the event.
CBEC is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting stewardship and sustainability through environmental education and habitat restoration. The center, located in Grasonville, offers four miles of hiking and kayaking trails, as well as a myriad of wildlife for nature lovers to explore and observe. CBEC receives no local, state or federal funding for its operating budget. For more information about CBEC or to become a member, visit bayrestoration.org.
Tickets to the event and the raffle can be purchased at bayrestoration.org/wet-wildauction. For more information about the event, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 410-827-6694.
This year CBEC’s “Caribbean Style” Wet & Wild Auction features a raffle for a chance to win a Royal Caribbean cruise. The lucky winner will enjoy a balcony stateroom for two people for a four- or five-night cruise (depending on cruise selected) to the Bahamas or the Caribbean. Reservations for the Sept. 16 event and cruise raffle tickets are available at bayrestoration.org/wet-wild-auction.