Lazybrook News

from the Lazybrook Civic Club

Party for a Playground

by Lazybrook Civic Club - May 5th, 2010.
Filed under: Events, General News.
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Join Friends of Jaycee Park for the Hartman & Associates PARTY FOR A PLAYGROUND fundraiser this Saturday, May 8th from 4-7pm! We are featuring live music by the Jubilee & Bayou Banjo Bands (, food, trackless train, face painting, balloon artist, field day games, carnival games, inflatable climbing wall, silly string arena…. All activities are $1-3.

Even if you don’t have kids, please stop by and listen to a great band, grab a bite to eat and support the park. 100% of the proceeds go towards the renovation of Jaycee Park.

Below is a preview of the many items we will have available at the silent auction and raffle… Mother’s Day and Father’s Day are coming!

Silent Auction and Raffle Item Preview

Day Cruise in the Bay—Enjoy 4 hours of sailing on a 30-foot sailboat with up to 12 friends or family in Galveston Bay.  Donated by Starfleet Cruise
AJ’s Landscaping Design—A landscape architectural design (plan view graphic work)
Landscape design –  donated by Andrew Tadross
My Dog & Me—Let your dog play at their indoor canine agility and activity center, 3-month membership
Mother’s Day Flower Arrangement–A beautiful bouquet for Mom. Donated by Jana’s Flowers
Benjy’s Restaurant—dinner for 4
Washington Street Restaurant Package - two $25 gift certificates to Candelari’s Pizza, one $25 to El Tiempo, and one $25 to Laurenzo’s (enjoy prime rib and margarita’s)
Dinner and coffee package- Kojak’s Café gift certificate for dinner for 4, Java Java $25 gift certificate
Galveston Condo Weekend Getaway—one weekend at a Galveston condo on the Seawall, donated by Carolyn Bryant
Art & Play: Museum of Fine Arts & Children’s Museum Passes—4 day passes to the Museum of Fine Arts and 4 day passes to the Children’s Museum
Museum of Fine Arts Day Passes—6 day passes
Museum of Fine Arts Family Membership—enjoy free admission for 1 year with a family membership
Glassell School of Art 1-week Summer Camp—1 week kid’s summer class of your choice at the Junior Art School
1 Hour In-Home Massage— Enjoy a massage in the privacy of your own home.  Can also provide prenatal or postnatal in-home or at the hospital —donated by Dianne Gilbert, RN, RMT
Parent’s Night Out at the Movies—Two Discover Gymnastics “parents night out” passes for 1 child, 4 Studio Movie Grill passes
Houston Grand Opera—2 orchestra level tickets for Lucia di Lammermoor on Feb. 5, 2011
Houstonian Hotel Evening Getaway—Enjoy a romantic overnight stay at the Houstonian Hotel.  Full access to their resort pool and fitness center.
Joy Yoga—5 passes to the yoga classes of your choice and a yoga DVD
Body 3 Fitness Center—8 training sessions, 1 fitness consultation, 1 nutrition plan
Nia Moves Studio–30 day, 10 class pass good for group exercise classes including Nia: The Love Your Body Workout, Pilates, Yoga & Zumba
Musical Instrument Basket—a basket full of unique children’s musical instruments; donated by Julie Hauptman of Juliemusic
Mad Potter—4 passes for free studio time
Longwood Golf Club—Four person round of golf, includes cart, Monday-Thursday
Wildcat Golf Club—Four person round of golf, includes cart and range balls, Monday-Thursday
Astros Baseball—Take the family to a game. 4 Astros tickets (dugout level), parking pass included, Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday, May 23, donated by Senator John Whitmire
Texan Tickets—2 tickets to enjoy a Houston Texans football game, October 17th vs. Kansas City, donated by Valerie & Matt Manis
Tennis Lessons by Ben Cabrera—4 one-hour lessons for adults or children
Heirloom Quilt—40 year old handmade heirloom quilt, donated by Patty Rudroff
YolArt Custom Framing–$50 gift certificate towards a custom framing job
Martha Stewart Apple Orchard Photograph–donated by Gina Smith
Jolink Photography—Free sitting fee and 1 8×10. Donated by Christine Jolink
2 sets of elegant handmade jewelry – 1. Necklace and bracelet 2. Necklace, bracelet and earrings, donated by Vicki Barnhill

Gift baskets

Spa Day—Petite facial and petite massage at Cosa Bella all nicely packaged with things to pamper yourself from Bath Junkie
Gardening Basket, Garden Expo Wholesale Plants —good for $100 worth of plants of your choice, comes beautifully packaged in a basket full of gardening supplies.  Donated by Virginia Spinks and Timbergrove Sec 12
Movie Night Out—4 tickets to Studio Movie Grill packaged other DVDs and popcorn
Oscar Night at Home–Watch two 2010 Oscar nominated films, Blind Side and Avatar. Donated by Mary Alice Horne.
Kid’s Swim Lessons – 10 swim lessons from Saint Street Swim School packaged with everything you need for the perfect day at the pool or beach. Donated by Sara Mayeu, Kathleen Orr, Lea Sanford
Baseball Aficionado– Nolan Ryan and Craig Biggio baseball cards along with 3 Norman Rockwell prints (Bottom of the Sixth, The Rookie, Dugout).
Ultimate Chef –Wine, spices, sauces, knives and much much more. Donated by Gaye Halinski, Cheryl Erickson
Kid’s Lemonade and Cookies –Lemonade pitcher, glasses, cookies.
Children’s Board Games –2 basket of assorted board games. Donated by Ana Leech and Angela Shaw
Girl Scout Cookies –A basket full of assorted Girl Scout Cookies. Donated by Alicia Cooley.
Scrapbooking Starter Kit –Everything you need to get started with scrapbooking including how-to books.  Donated by Alicia Cooley
Car Care –Gift certificate to  It’s a Done Deal Car Wash on Yale packaged with car care products. Donated by Gaye Halinski and It’s a Done Deal Car Wash
Coffee & Kahlua–Tanzanian Gombe Reserve coffees, biscotti, cookies, coffee truffles, Kahlua. Enjoy!
Wine – 3 bottles of wine and a gift certificate to Rainbow Lodge’s wine tasting night. Donated by Rainbow Lodge, Bethany Brehm and Valerie Manis.
Pet supplies –Fun toys and snacks for a dog and cat. Donated by Darlene Wayt.
Nature Explorer – Go exploring in your backyard or at the park with all the essentials for nature discovery (bug vacuum, binoculars, nature book, hat, canteen, bug spray). Donated by Kim Williams & Gaye Hablinski
Fairy Princess Dress-up—A little girl’s dress-up dream!  Beautiful, hand-painted fairy wings complete with glitter, princess ribbon and fairy flower accompany a colorful tutu of tulle and her very own magic princess wand.  The included headband is the perfect compliment to this outfit with a matching fairy flower and princess ribbon as well.  All fit nicely into the dress-up suitcase for safekeeping and easy travel to a dress-up playdate or Grandma’s!
Avon – two baskets with Avon products. Donated by Marcia Moore
Pre-teen Hair Fun -Shampoo, conditioner, hairspray, lotion, hair accessories. Donated by Mary Teinert.
Nioxin/Paul Mitchell – Salon Shampoo Sample Basket—donated by Hair Say Salon
May 8, 2010 4:00 pm
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