The Back Mountain Memorial Library Auction

On The Library Grounds

August 12, 13, 14, and 15, 2021!

Auction Preview begins and Booths open at 5:00pm

Auction Bidding begins at 6:30pm

2021 75th Annual Back Mountain Memorial Library Auction Poster, Multiple Text Blocks Including Dates: August 12, 13, 14, and 15, Shuttle Bus Service provided by Davis Bus Company: Starts at 4:00pm and Runs Until Closing from the Country Club Shopping Center Next to Weis Market in Dallas.

The dates have been set for

The 75th Annual Back Mountain

Memorial Library Auction!

 

This year’s Auction will be held August 12, 13, 14, and 15.

Please use our Shuttle Bus Service provided by Davis Bus Company. The shuttle starts at 4:00pm and runs until closing from the Country Club Shopping Center next to Weis Market in Dallas.

 

We will be featuring a week long basket raffle this year.

Save the date for great family fun, food, and wonderful deals!

 

We would also like to thank the community for attending the Auction.

Your support helps the library flourish!

This year’s auction will include a special tribute on Friday evening, August 13 to Dorothy L Davis, former Dallas school teacher, by her sons.

 

Sunday evening will include a special tribute to Sue Hand for her 31 years of library support through her auction paintings. This will be her last year to do a painting for the auction. We are truly grateful for her many years of committed support to the auction and her creative portrayals of the auction in her paintings.

Friends and Board Raffle Baskets

 

The giant raffle basket extravaganza will be held again this year!

Tickets can be purchased at the library front desk for $20.00 for a sheet of 25 tickets plus a door prize ticket. We can accept cash, check, or credit card. You can view the baskets below, or on the library’s Facebook page. Baskets will be on display during the week of August 9, and throughout the auction. Stop by and put your tickets in selected baskets.

If you’re paying by card, we can accept payment over the phone and put your tickets in your selected baskets. Tickets may also be purchased during the auction.

The drawing will be held the last night of the auction, August 15. You don’t have to attend to win!

Antiques 2021
Outside, Sky with Clouds, Wood Fence behind Bushes, Stage with Podium and Gavel, Text: Auction Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers are needed for our

75th Annual Auction

August 12, 13, 14, and 15!

Call or come in to the library to sign up.

 

We are currently looking for people to work shifts at the Auction booths. Teens, ages 12 or older, who may be looking for community service hours are welcome to help in setting up various booths.

 

Set up: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday August 8, 9, 10 and 11

Booth Help: August 12, 13, 14, and 15

Clean Up: August 16

Light Wood Background, Blue Place Setting with White Lace, Centered Blue Plate, Silverware on White Napkins to Left and Right of Plate, Gavel at Top of Picture, Text: 75th Annual Kick-Off Dinner And Mini Auction

75th Annual Kick-Off Dinner And Mini Auction

Monday, July 19

Apple Tree Terrace

Newberry Estate, Dallas

RESERVATIONS ARE FULL

 

The evening will begin at 6:00pm with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, followed at 7:00pm by a buffet style dinner with a grilling, pasta, and dessert station. Coffee and specialty teas will be available at the dessert station.

Each year the Kick-Off Dinner holds a basket raffle and silent auction. You can join in the fun and take a chance at winning a great prize without having to bid!

Following dinner, a mini auction featuring auctioneer Steve Traver will be held.

 

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Grilling Station:

Sauté of Beef Tenderloin Diane with Horseradish Sauce

Chicken Marsala

Grilled Salmon with Peach Bourbon Glaze

Smoked Gouda Au Gratin Red Potatoes

Grilled Asparagus

Ginger Sesame Broccoli and Cauliflower

Coleslaw

 

Pasta Station:

Choice of Penne, Cheese Tortellini, or Gluten Free

Choice of Marinara, Tomato Vodka, or Shrimp Alfredo Sauce

Mini Salad Station, Garlic Bread Sticks

Parmesan and Spicy Red Pepper Flakes

 

Dessert Station:

Mini Assorted Desserts and Cookies

French Vanilla Ice Cream with Hot Fudge and Sprinkle Toppings

Coffee and Specialty Tea Station

2021 Quilt Raffle!

 

Tickets for this beautiful handmade quilt, "Botanical Oasis" by Leslie Horoshko, are now on sale!

 

Tickets are available at the library for $2.00 each, 3 for $5.00, or 6 for $10.00. The drawing will be held the last night of the auction, August 15. You don't need to attend to win!

 

The quilt is on display at the library's front desk.

Sky, Clouds, Laptop, Cellphone, Text: 75th Annual Back Mountain Memorial Library Auction http://backmtnlibraryauction.com

Visit the annual Back Mountain Memorial Library Auction’s Website!

 

The library’s Annual Auction now has its own website! Visit the site today for general information, lists of upcoming events, and previews of items to be sold and auctioned!

 

The Back Mountain Memorial Library Auction

is on Facebook!

Follow the Auction's Facebook page for news, preview images, and more!