West and Rhode Riverkeeper

We work with our community to enforce environmental law, to
promote restoration, and to advocate for better environmental policy.
Contact us: 410-867-7171  ♦  4800 Atwell Rd, #6, Shady Side, MD 20764

Two Rivers Harvest Benefit Auction & Auction Item List


Our 2nd annual Two Rivers Auction! Saturday, October 20 at Galesville Memorial Hall. 


Our headlining item this year will be our beautiful 52 ft commuter yacht, Blue Mist!


Get your tickets now!

Last year's event was a blast. Click here to see pictures. See the list of last year's items for bid!

2012 Auction Items 
(These are just several examples of MANY!) 

Ride with the Riverkeeper
Explore the West and Rhode Rivers with West/Rhode Riverkeeper Chris Trumbauer in the official Riverkeeper patrol boat.
(For up to 5 people.)
Donated by W/RR

Our Greenest Gardener
Sowing, tilling, seeding, weeding, containers. 
Good Deale Gardener makes your garden plan come to life. Take advantage of their friendly and professional service. 
(FOUR hours of service)
Donated by 
Good Deale Gardener

ravens tixRavens Tickets
Are you ready for some football? Cheer on the Baltimore Ravens in luxury box seating. Seats are in Section 127 (lower level), Ravens side @ 50 yard line--just about the best seats you can get!
Tickets (2) are valued at $125 each.

freckle-22Photo Session
Professional photographer will capture beautiful images of your newborn/child/famiy.
Donated by Alison Harbaugh, Freckle Photography

yogaYoga Sessions
A Journey to Renewal. Renaissance Yoga is South County's favorite yoga. All levels will enjoy these healthful sessions—body and mind. (FIVE sessions for TWO people.)
Donated by Renaissance Yoga, www.renyoga.com

Landscape Consultation
AND conceptual sketch by Matt Ciminelli. Ciminelli's Landscaping, specializes in eco-landscaping and environmentally sensitive solutions to landscapes.
Donated by Matt Ciminelli www.ciminellislandscape.com
crabsBushel of Crabs
Local IS better. Enjoy a fresh bushel of crabs.
(Note: No holidays.)
Donated by John Van Alstine
South River Golf Club
Play a round of golf (for 4) at the South River Golf Club.
Donated by The Brick Companies


Charter Fishing Trip
Who knows Bay fishing? Captain John Whitman knows Bay fishing. Join Capt John for a charter trip on the Chesapeake Bay aboard "Patent Pending", his 46 ft Markley.
Donated by Capt John Whitman


Glassblowing session
The goal of Lillie Pad Studios is to provide community members with a unique experience in learning how to work with hot glass, clay, metal and other media in a friendly, fun yet professional setting. The instructors are highly trainined teachers devoted to art education.
Donated by Lillie Pad Studios


Original sculpture
Shady Side found-metal artist Hugh "Fitz" Cassidy reflects on one of the West/Rhode's iconic critters in this sculpture called Blue Heron. Not only does it remind us of the cause that brings us together, it advances the cause by using all recycled material. Photo by John Wade. 
Donated by Hugh Cassidy.


New bicycle
Capital Bikes, Annapolis's premier bike shop, will provide a brand new bicycle. Model to be determined.

Donated by Capital Bicycle www.capitalbicycle.com


Sailing Dinghy
This beautiful sailing dinghy is 7 feet 9 inches long. It has all it's pieces and parts. This is a great boat for a child to learn to sail - or to putter around in. Perfect for the West or Rhode Rivers. Ideal for a large family with kids or grandkids.
Donated by Lois Chadbourne

My Fair Lady

Arena Stage Tickets
My Fair Lady is playing at Arena Stage - a premier theater venue in Washington, DC - between Nov 2 - Jan 6. Based on George Bernard Shaw’s most incisive social satire, My Fair Lady is a joyful, crowd-pleasing celebration for the entire family. Don't miss this great show at one of the best theaters around.
Donated by John Derrick


Jewelery Gift Certificate
A $250 gift certificate from Ron George Jewelers in downtown Annapolis. Ron George Jewelers manufactures some of the finest custom designed jewelry you will find anywhere in the United States. A full service family owned business, they are located in Annapolis and Severna Park.
Donated by Ron George Jewelers


Cooking Class
From the moment you enter A Cook's Café, home of the Chesapeake School of Cooking, you know you're in a special place. It is a warm, welcoming and aromatic place dedicated entirely to the appreciation of good food. Learn how to prepare fresh, local dishes in this unique cooking class.
Donated by A Cook's Cafe