2017 Benefit Program and Schedule


 4:30                  Doors Open, Bar Open from 4:30 to 8:30 / Danversport Yacht Club
                           Location: 161 Elliott St, Danvers, MA 01923

4:30 to 6:00             Cocktails and Socialization Time

                                     Music by Richard Osborne

                                     Run Bucket Raffle and Silent Auction

                                     Preview of Live Auction Items

5:55                            Welcome Remarks by NETU President

Acknowledgments to all Banquet Contributors

A Few Brief Remarks by Guest Speakers

6:00 to 7:00             Start Full Course Sit Down Dinner

6:45 to 7:00             NETU Conservation Awards Presentations to New England BioLabs and Tim Purinton and the MA Division of Ecological Restoration; and NETU Chapter Service Award Presentation

7:00 to 7:15            NETU President’s Introduction of Auctioneer

                                   Continue Bucket Raffle and Silent Auction

7:15 to 7:35           Sequential Closing of Silent Auction Tables

7:30 to 8:15           Live Auction with Dean Clark, Auctioneer

8:15 to 8:30           Announcement of Silent Auction Winners

8:25                         Last Call for Cash Bar (closes in 5 minutes!)

8:30 to 8:45         Drawing of Bucket Raffles and Door Prize

8:45                        Closing Remarks

9.00                        Adjournment

Hope to see you all there!  This is going to be fun! 

Remember, this is an auction to benefit trout, so please bid early and often!