Gills Creek Watershed Association Wine For Water

Join Us Earth Day, Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 6-8pm

This event will be held at the Senate’s End, 316 Senate Street, and will showcase a diverse selection of domestic and imported wines.

Join Gills Creek Watershed Association, Rocky Branch Watershed Alliance, and Smith Branch Watershed Alliance at Senate's End this Earth Day, April 22 from 6 to 8pm, to celebrate our vision for the streams and rivers that we are working to protect and restore! Enjoy food from local restaurants, wines from around the world, and great deals at the silent auction from local donors. Make a toast to Earth Day from the deck overlooking the Congaree River, and support healthy waterways!

Wine for Water will benefit the non-profit watershed associations dedicated to restoring the Midlands' watersheds through education, grassroots action, and public and private partnerships.

Tickets for the event are $25 for members and $35 for non-members, with a special ticket and membership package for $40.

All proceeds from this event will benefit the annual operations of the Gills Creek Watershed Association, Rocky Branch Watershed Alliance, or Smith Branch Watershed Alliance. When purchasing tickets, please indicate which organization you wish to support.

Sponsors include McCormick Taylor, John & Carol Kososki, Natural Awakenings, Ben Arnold, ICA Engineering



Sauvion Muscadet, Loire Valley
Georges Duboeuf Macon Villages, Burgundy
Chateau Bonnet Blanc, Bordeaux
Georges Duboeuf Morgon Jean Descombes, Beaujolais
Georges Duboeuf Julienas Chateau Capitans, Beaujolais
Chateau Bonnet Rouge, Bordeaux


Villa Pozzi Moscato, Sicily
Barone Fini Pinot Grigio, Valdadige
Barone Fini Merlot, Trentino
Villa Pozzi Nero d'Avola, Sicily

Spain & Southern Hemisphere

Ramon Bilbao Albarino, Rias Baixas
The Crossings Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand
Ruta 22 Malbec, Argentina
Ramon Bilbao Crianza, Rioja
Ramon Bilbao Gran Reserva, Rioja

United States

Double Decker Pinot Grigio, California
Girard Sauvignon Blanc, Napa
Kunde Chardonnay, Sonoma
Wente Sandstone Merlot, Livermore Valley
Josh Cellars Legacy, California
Joseph Carr Cabernet, Napa


Enza Prosecco, Italy
Enza Sparkling Rose, Italy


Yellow Tail Sangria, Australia
Eppa White Sangria, California

Food donated by Jakes, Breakers, Burger 77, Fresh Market, Terra, Nonnah's, Earthfare, Gourmet Shop, @116, The Oak Table, Rosewood Market & Deli, Judy's Restaurant, Basil Thai, and more.

Wine For Water 2014 Silent Auction!

Bidding 7-7:30pm - Winners announced 7:45pm

Thanks to River Runner Outdoor Center we will be auctioning off a kayak and stand-up-paddleboard at Wine for Water. You can start the bidding now on Facebook, but bidding will continue at the event on April 22 so you should attend if you want to make sure you win one of these great items!
Perception Sport Kayak
Perception Sport Kayak Starting Bid: $210 ($10 increments)
Invert Stand-Up-Paddleboard
Invert Stand-Up-Paddleboard Starting Bid: $600 ($10 increments)

Other auctions items include:

Sustainable Midlands (Worm Compost Bin & Worms), Trustus (4 Tickets), YMCA (Family Membership), Nickelodeon (Membership Plus Tickets), Brown Box Veggies (Gift Certificate), Jakes (Gift Card (3)), Constan Car Wash (Certificate For $35 Detail Wash), Sallie's Greatest (Trio Gift Box), Gardener's Supply (One Garden/Rain Barrel Consult), Curves (3 Months Of Curves Complete In Lexington & Irmo), Dan's Fan City (1 Decorator Fan), About Your Health (Full Day Healthy Spa), doTERRA (Breathe Lavender Essential Oil), Natural Roots Organic Pest Control (2 Quarterly Service Visits), Simply Oxygen (4 Sessions Of Oxygen Therepy), Forest Drive Dental Care (Cleaning, Xrays & Dental Exam), Adventure Carolina (Kayak Congaree Trip For 2), Gateway Hospitality (2 Nights At Fairfield Inn and Suites N. Charleston), Frontier Movement (2 Months of Workouts), Frank's Car Wash (Wax & Wash (2)), Salan Bela (Hair Cut & Style (2)), Cricket Newman Design (2 Floral Arranging Classes), Millcreek Pet Store (Dog Basket), Woodley Garden Center (Gift Card), Mary and Martha's (Glass Pitcher), Seth Rose (Tennis Lesson), Susan Lambert (Three Course Dinner for Two wth Wine delivered to you), City Roots (Produce Basket), Judy Timmons (English Tutoring Session), Nora Elkin (Massage Therapy Session), Capital City Club (Sunday Brunches for Two (2)), Charleston Cooks (Gift Bag Including Gift Cerficate), Paradise Ice (Gift Certificate), 2020 Vision Eye Exam, 2020 Vision Botox Treatment, Steel Garden Gift Certificate, Columbia Marionette Theater (4 Tickets), Moe's Grapevine (Dinner For Two (2)), and more!

Call 727-8326 for tickets and more information.

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