Essentially 'Sconset: At Home Under the Light

July 2020
05:00 PM EDT
August 2020
05:00 PM EDT

Essentially 'Sconset: At Home Under the Light

Join the 'Sconset Trust in celebrating Essentially 'Sconset: At Home Under the Light. While we cannot gather in person for our Gala this year, the Trust is pleased to offer reminders and future memories of the village—everything Essentially 'Sconset.

Not only might you win a 'Sconset experience or work of art, but all proceeds from this auction will help to preserve the unique character of Siasconset by conserving open space and preserving one-of-a-kind structures in the village.

BIDDING WILL OPEN on Thursday, July 30, at 5 p.m. and end on Sunday, August 2, right at 5 p.m. Payment can be made online, or you may mail or deliver a check to the 'Sconset Trust. All items and experiences must be used or picked up at the 'Sconset Trust office by October 12, 2020.

Please note that there are restrictions on some experiential items. Golf outings, workshops, tours, and dinners may have limits on days or times.

Thank you to our incredible donors: Rob Benchley, Rick Blair, Kathy and David Cheek, Reed and Ronnie Chisholm, Claudette’s, Lilo and Tom Cunningham, Lynn and Mark Filipski, Heather Garland, Susan Handy and the Chanticleer, Cary Hazlegrove, Mark Heartfield and Sankaty Head Golf Club, Island Kitchen, Linda and George Kelly, Allison Levy, Kendra Lockley/Simply with Style, Sarah Michler, Nantucket Culinary/The Corner Table, Cindy and Rolf Nelson, James Ogilvy, Kate Heller O’Reilly, Holly Pagon, Martha Polachi, Susan Ried, The ’Sconset Café, Emma Ward, Lynn Wilson, and Marcella Zimmerman.

So grab your signature cocktail* or favorite drink and let the bidding begin!

*To encourage your bidding, we have a specially crafted 'Sconset Surprise cocktail mix from our neighbors at the Chanticleer. Stop by the Trust office at One New Street on July 30 between 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. to pick up your mix. Quantities are limited, so come early!

About 'Sconset Trust

The ’Sconset Trust preserves the unique character of the east end of Nantucket Island in Massachusetts through conservation of areas of open land and preservation of structures of historical and architectural significance in ’Sconset. The Trust works with the entire island community and collaborates with conservation and historic preservation groups to achieve its goals.

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