Barns Gala Features Vacation Homes and Fantastic Art

A special and unique gift to the Barns is “Orange Socks II”, a painting by the late Bill Whiting, beloved artist, Clarke County native and generous supporter of the Barns.

A special and unique gift to the Barns is “Orange Socks II”, a painting by the late Bill Whiting, beloved artist, Clarke County native and generous supporter of the Barns - Photo courtesy Barns of Rose Hill

The Barns of Rose Hill’s Sixth Annual Auction Gala will be held Saturday, June 11, 2011 at The Millwood Country Club, 340 Country Club Road, Boyce Virginia.

Recent auction items include a Jamaica Vacation Home – Six Night Stay in this Private Luxury Villa, Round Hill Hotel & Villas Resort, Jamaica. Sleeps Six Total (Master Bedroom has Queen Bed, Second Bedroom and Guest Cottage have Twin Beds). Overlooks Montego Bay – 40 Steps to Beach! Joan Gardiner Unison of Pottery & Tile Works, who is instrumental in The Shenandoah Life Mosaic which will be the central permanent work of art representing the service mission of The Barns of Rose Hill Center for Community, Arts and Education, is donating a Ceramic Covered Bird House with Bottle Cap Roof. Plus many other exciting treasures!

Raffle tickets are still available for the romantic three course dinner for two with overnight accommodations in a premier room at L’Auberge Provençale, available mid-week Sunday – Thursday.   Raffle tickets are $5 a piece, $25 for 6 and may be found in local businesses.

Additional sponsors are Impressions Plus Printing and Copying, Milton Valley Farm, Carter + Burton Architecture, P.L. C., and Sponseller’s Flower Shop.

We are also very grateful to the following for their support,  Pete Dunning – Auctioneer, GK Trio – John Friant, Gerald Kinzie and Jim Leach, Locke Modern Country Store, McKay’s Flooring and Interiors, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Flynn, and our many volunteers.

This year’s Gala, The Barns of Rose Hill’s largest yearly fundraising function, is a celebratory event.     The Barn doors are opening in September, 2011 and we sincerely thank everyone for supporting us yesterday, today and tomorrow in this truly significant community endeavor.   Tickets are $75 per person and may be reserved by calling The Barns of Rose Hill at  540-955-2004 or by mailing a check to The Barns of Rose Hill, PO Box 738, Berryville, VA 22611.   For more information visit our website:    www.barnsofrosehill.org.