Friends Basket Raffle 2021!

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The Friends of Fredricksen Library are hosting their annual basket raffle! You can enter to win one of SIX  different baskets this year!  Tickets are on sale  August 2 through September 30 in-house at the library AND ONLINE with your $15 donation!  See below for details and Paypal link. In-House Tickets Can Be Purchased At The Reference Desk For $2.00 Each, 3 For $5.00 OR 10 For $15.00!  

blueberries#1 Blueberries Galore 
Calling all blueberry lovers! This basket includes certificates for TWO 10-lb boxes of blueberries for the 2022 Blueberries for Books fundraiser*.  Also included is a Very Blueberry Cookbook, blueberry tea towels, berry colander, a blueberry tumbler, and a jar of Stonewall Kitchen Blueberry Jam. (*Note – certificates can only be used for NEXT year’s blueberry sale in 2022. Pick up will be on or near June 30, 2022. Orders are accepted starting in May 2022.) 
VALUE: $110.00

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#2 We All Scream for Ice Cream
“Chill Out” on the Cumberland Valley Ice Cream Trail! Included in this basket are six gift cards to local ice cream shops in the Cumberland Valley area. Bring home a pint (or quart!) from the trail and enjoy sundaes in the comfort of your pajamas! Included in this basket are also various sundae toppings, bowls, ice cream scooper, and cones. 
VALUE: $200.00 


dinos#3 Bookasaurus Basket
For our youngest readers who have a love for all things Dinosaur! Included in this basket are the following children’s and YA books: Digging Up Dinosaurs by Aliki, Danny and the Dinosaur by Syd Hoff, Little Kids First Big Book of Dinosaurs by National Geographic Kids, and Dinosaur Explorers by REDCODE and Albbie. Also included are dinosaur tattoos, and six realistically detailed dinosaurs that are perfect for imaginative play!
VALUE: $75.00 

wine#4 Wine Lovers Basket
This is your chance to stock up your wine rack! Included in this basket are the following wines: Rombauer 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon, Cakebread Cellars 2018 Pinot Noir, Rombauer 2019 Chardonnay, and Rombauer 2020 Sauvignon Blanc. * Basket pictured not included. Must be 21 or older. 
VALUE: $185.00


lottery#5 Keep On Scratchin’
Feeling lucky? Get your coins ready to scratch off $100 dollars’ worth of lottery tickets and you get your very own Gus!  As our friend Gus says, “Keep on Scratchin’!”
VALUE: $100.00




love#6 We Love Our Patrons!
Staff donated their favorites to make this amazing basket full of library treasures, gift cards, and more! Included are gift cards to Pennsylvania Bakery ($10), Cocoa Creek Chocolates ($15), Market 3700 ($10), Dickey’s BBQ ($15), Primanti Bros ($15), Barnes & Noble ($15), and Walmart ($5). Library treasures include two Cat’s Meow building collectibles of Fredricksen Library and the first home of the library (Log Cabin), Book Lover’s Diary, Personal Library Kit,  Bookstore Cats Journal, World Map Journal, 28 Fredricksen Stained Glass Window Notecards, Bottle of Fingerlakes Red Wine, Book Nerd tumbler, T-shirt, PA Bakery candle, Jar of Blueberry Jam, Watercolored greeting cards, 2 Gift Jars of library buttons and magnets from Buttonworks by Joseph, and a gift certificate for two to attend one of Fredricksen’s popular Paint & Sip classes! *Must be 21 or older.
VALUE: $250.00  

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Closeup of just some of the items in the #6 Love Basket


Make an Online $15 PayPal Donation and get 12 Entries! 
During this special donation period, for every $15 gift you make through THIS PayPal link, your name will be entered into the basket drawing 12 times (2 extra!) You will have TWO entries in each of the SIX different basket drawings. When donating, please use a PayPal account that is linked to a bank account to adhere to the Small Games of Chance License Rules.  Thank you for your donation!


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July 29, 2021