Join the Rotary Club of Ames as we put an end to polio in the world.


Saturday March 28, 2015
6:30 p.m.

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Gateway Hotel and Conference Center | Garden Room
2100 Green Hills Drive
Ames, IA

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Sarah Buck
Rotary Club of Ames


The Rotary Club of Ames invites you to a tasting event featuring fine wines from around the world, perfect food pairings served with each wine, some education, social time with friends, live music, a silent auction, and much more, all in support of our mission to end polio in the world.

Saturday, March 28, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
2100 Green Hills Drive, Ames
$75 per person
($25 of your ticket price is tax deductible. Sales tax is included in the admission price)

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but would still like to support the cause!



Silent Auction Items!

Wine Rack Bookends 

Support one of your passions (books) with another (wine) with this heavy metal set that cradles three standard size bottles of wine on eachside.  Enhances your shelves or counter and fits any décor. 
Donated by:   Doug and Linda Glantz Ward


Books Displayed With Wine Rack Bookends
Donated by:   Monica Porter


Autographed Basketball
Basketball signed by Coach Fred Hoiberg
Donated by:  Kelsey Bolte-Carper


Autographed Basketball
Signed by Coach Bill Fennelly and the 2014-15 Iowa State University women’s basketball team.
Donated by:  Kelsey Bolte-Carper


Chanhassen Dinner Theater Tickets
Enjoy dinner and a show for two at one of the premier entertainment venues in the Midwest, located in Chanhassen, Minnesota.  Currently showing – Mary Poppins, the Broadway musical.
Donated by:   VenuWorks, Randi and Steve Peters


Country Landscapes $50 Gift Card
Spring is official here, so it’s time to turn our thoughts to the outdoors.  Pair some beautiful plants with your personal habitat and enjoy them in the months ahead.
Donated by:   Country Landscapes


Recognition Brick on the Iowa State University Plaza of Heroines
Honor a special woman in your life with a paving brick in the Plaza of Heroines in front of Catt Hall on central campus.
Donated by:  Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics


One Night Stay at the Holiday Inn Express, 2600 E. 13th Street, Ames
Having out-of-town guests you can’t accommodate at home?  Coming to Ames for a getaway?  Enjoy a night in a newly remodeled standard room, breakfast included.  (Special events excluded.)
Donated by:  Holiday Inn Express, Carol Springer


Wine of the Month
Need that perfect bottle of champagne for an anniversary, or are you looking for a delicious wine to pair with your favorite recipe or a special dinner party?  Elin Herrman, former Hy-Vee wine specialist, will select a case of wine just for you based on your entertainment needs for upcoming special occasions and personal preferences.
Donated by:   Elin Herrman


Wine Enthusiast’s Assortment
Wine chiller, double hinge corkscrew, Riedel balloon decanter, wine saver, Wine for Dummies
Donated by:   Dan Divine


Iowa State University Basket


Iowa Barnstormers Basket
Donated by:  Iowa Barnstormers


Wine-Themed Basket
Donated by:  Tanya Anderson


Golf Putter with Gold-plated Head
Donated by: Bill Whitman