Frequently asked questions
General Information about the Starry Night silent auction:
The silent auction will be entirely virtual. The online auction will open at 1PM on Thursday, June 17, and will close at 9PM on Thursday, June 24. Once the auction opens and you've registered for an account at , you will be able to view each auction item and bid as often and as much as you'd like. Items have a predetermined starting bid and set bid increments. If you don't want to bid on items but still want to support the PRC, you can choose to donate an item off the PRC Star Board. Just select PRC Star Board on the auction item drop down menu and you'll see a listing of the PRC's specific needs you can help to fund!
How does the Starry Night auction work?
3. Be sure to get your bids in before the auction closes on Thursday, June 24 at 9PM.
How do I know if I win an auction item?
You will receive an email from 32auctions informing you that you have won an item after the auction closes.
If I win an online auction item, how do I pick it up?
Auction items that can be mailed in a standard business envelope will be sent via US Postal Service on or before June 28, 2021. Larger items can be picked up "Grab & Go" style at the PRC curbside with a number of date and time. options. We are happy to work with you on your schedule.
What is the Lunch & Learn virtual event?
Starry Night will kick off at 12:15PM (ending at 1:15PM) on Thursday, June 17 as we join Dr. Jessica Pac, Assistant Professor of Social Work at the University of Wisconsin- Madison, as she discusses, The Case for Investing in Children: An Economic Perspective”. Early childhood experiences have lifelong effects on employment, earning, and health. Dr. Pac will sketch the opportunity landscape for children in our community and highlight research-based interventions for healthy child development and thriving family engagement. Time will be reserved for Q & A and participants will be directed to local resources that yield optimal outcomes for children and families. The Lunch & Learn event is $35/ticket. To purchase a ticket, please click HERE.
What will the program be like during the Starry Night Re!magine Wrap-Up?
Re!magine will take place via Zoom from 7-7:45PM on Thursday, June 24. PRC Executive Director, Lynda Lowin, will share the creative ways that the Nonnie Hood PRC engaged in programming to support children and families in our community during one of our most challenging and rewarding years. Lynda will revisit Dr. Pac's message, show how the PRC reimagined ways to play, learn, and connect, and share the impact it made on the families we serve. Stick around for giveaways (including a $100 Wegmans gift card!) at the close of the event.
Do I need to purchase a ticket to attend the Starry ReImagine event?
No, you do not need to purchase a ticket. However, we do ask that you pre-register HERE so we can send you the Zoom link and keep you up-to-date on any pertinent event information.