Basket Silent Auction Fundraiser

Each spring, donors create specialty “baskets” brimming with treasures and gift certificates. These baskets are offered for silent auction in the galleries at the Harris Arts Center. Generous businesses, board members and individuals donate creative entries, with themes that appeal to men, women, children and pets—something for everyone!

Admission to the galleries is free.



Please increase your bid by a minimum of $10. You may bid as many times as you would like.


At the end of the auction, items may be paid for by PayPal or by cash/check/credit card in person at pick-up.


Online and in-person bidding will end at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 4, 2021.

A Little Georgia Library
Ending in: 16 days 15 hours 17 minutes 40 seconds
$100.00 USD
Reserve price has been met.

(Enter 110.00 or more)

Donated by The Ridge Books

The “new normal” has you vacationing on your porch, in your hammock or sitting in front of an  air conditioning vent.  You’ll need some reading material!  These 17 books were chosen from the shelves of The Ridge Books.  All are by Georgia writers, a few local, or are about Georgia. Included are some humorous bookmarks, to hold your place while you nap, and an insulated tumbler for your lemonade (or margarita)! The wood and wrought iron bookshelf is 24” by 9” by 7” and has bookend/planters of Cherokee roses.

The books include:
Georgia: From Rabun Gap to Tybee Light, E. J. Kahn, Jr.
Great Georgians, Zell Miller
Don’t Fence Me In: An Anecdotal Biography of Lewis Grizzard by Those Who Knew Him Best,       Chuck Perry, ed.
It’s True What They Say about Dixie, Jimmy Townsend
Weird Georgia, Jim Miles
The Foxfire Book, Eliot Wigginton, ed.
How Far She Went, Mary Hood
Young’ Uns: A Celebration, Celestine Sibley
A Whimsical Collection, Jewell B. Reeve
Willard Lives, Robert L. Steed
Sleeping At the Starlite Motel, Bailey White
Flannery O’Connor’s Georgia, Barbara McKenzie
Ten Helpings of Grits, William Curran Rogers, Sr.
Alphabet Juice, Roy Blount, Jr.
Lum, Libby Ware
Our Daily Bread, Calhoun First United Methodist Church
North Georgia Mountains Pocket Companion, Brian A. Boyd