Photo Courtesy IHT

Auction to benefit MDI housing trust



Photo Courtesy IHT

This painting by artist Corrine Carbone is among the items set to be auctioned off to benefit the Island Housing Trust on April 19.

SOUTHWEST HARBOR — The Salty Dog Gallery on Main Street will host an auction to benefit the Island Housing Trust on Saturday, April 19 at 5:30 p.m. Dan Granholm and Friends will provide music throughout the event. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Attendees will have the opportunity to bid on a variety of silent auction items. Former State Senator Dennis Damon will conduct a live auction of about a dozen pieces.

Items include a gouache painting by Judy Taylor, the artist who painted the mural for the Maine Department of Labor. Additional artists featured in the auction include Roc Caivano, Heather Thayer, Lindsey Hopkins-Weld, and Nicole Herz. Some of the businesses that contributed auction items include Havana Restaurant, Watermark Restaurant, Improv Acadia, Cadillac Mountain Sports, and Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars.

Other items up for bid include motor and sail boat rides, music lessons, lobsters, wine and whoopie pies. Photos and descriptions of auction items are posted atwww.islandhousingtrust.org. Contact Amy Morley at [email protected] or207-244-8011.

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