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death by chocolate

death by chocolate

Join us for an evening of tantalizing chocolate treats, hors d’oeuvres, live auction and silent auctions, and non-stop entertainment. Be a part of this signature event in your area and show your support for building tomorrow’s leaders.

Bismarck, North Dakota
Best Western Plus Ramkota Hotel
800 S 3rd St, Bismarck, North Dakota
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
6:00 PM-9:00 PM
Individual Tickets: $45
Table of 8: $320

Tickets can be purchased at:
Bismarck Girl Scout Office
735 Airport Road
Any Bismarck Dan’s Supermarket Locations
Or by calling Shelley at 701.223.4525.

2015 Best in Presentation Winner
Chef Stella Baetsch of MagiCandle Cakery, LLC with “‘Magic’ Chocolate Raspberry Dreams”
2015 Best in Taste Winner
Chef Kelsey Schutt of Lady J’s Catering at The Bismarck Country Club with “Salted Chocolate Caramel Tart”
Event Features:

  • Dessert Sampling & Competition
  • Live Auction
  • Silent Auction
  • Hors d’oeuvres

Featured Chefs:

  • Coming Soon!
  • Up to 10 chefs this year!



6:00 PM   Social Hour, Silent Auction Opens, Dessert Tasting, Voting Begins & Chef Introductions

6:45 PM    Blue Silent-Auction Section Closes

6:50 PM    Green Silent-Auction Section Closes

6:55 PM   Black Silent-Auction Section Closes

7:00 PM   Tabled Hors d’oeuvres

7:20 PM     Heads or Tails7:35 PM     Live Auction

7:55 PM    Fund a Mission

8:20 PM    Live Auction Continues

8:40 PM    Chef Awards

8:50 PM   Auction Check Out Instructions and       Acknowledgements

Check out new and updated packages weekly!

Live Auction

Name of Package                        Fair Market Value                          Description 
 Center of Attention Priceless Table Upgrade Includes: Gee Williquors Gift Certificates, Wine, Chocolate, Girl Scout Items and More Surprises!
Dinner with Friends $112 Captain Freddy’s Dinner Package Including: Scenic Dinner for 4 and 4 Glasses of Wine
Heat it Up $220 Milwaukee Cordless Heated Jacket
Hot Chocolate
Two Mugs
Rejuvenate $354 Gift Certificate for 2 Sessions in the Salt Cave at Salt Water Wellness Relaxation Center
Gift Certificate for 30-Minute Massage to Zita’s Therapeutic Massage
Matilda Jane Ladies Soft Knit Robe
Foam-Roller Massager
Mary Kay Package Including: Satin Hands Lotion, Hand Scrub, Hand Cream, Hand Softener, Shower Gel, Perfume, Satin Hands Tote
Bath Package Including: Thirty-One Bag, Bath Set and Gift Card to Bath and Body
Come Fly with Me $638 Executive Air Gift Certificate for Airplane Ride Around Bismarck-Mandan Area for 3 People
$50.00 Gift Certificate to Ken’s Flower Shop
Bottle of Wine
Two Wine Glasses
1-Night’s Stay at the Radisson Hotel Bismarck
Gift Certificate for Evening Travel with Nightlife Limousine
$50 Gift Certificate to Broadway Grill and Tavern
Don’t Let it Go! $335 Disney’s Frozen Themed Child’s Recliner
Child’s Tutu
Infant Tutu
Upscale Child’s Purse
Princess Shoes
Kiss $300 Sterling Silver and Cubic Zerconia Hershey Kiss Necklace
Upscale Child’s Play $425 Hand-Made/Hand-Painted Children’s Table and 4 Stools
Child’s Blanket
5 Children’s Books
Bison Pride Tailgate $500 NDSU Bison Area Rug
14″ Master Built Kettle Grill
$50 Gift Certificate for Walmart South
Fishing Rod Marshmellow Toaster
Advantage Appliance “Big Green Egg” Grilling Package Including: Pizza Grilling Spatula, Slider Basket, Stainless Steel BBQ Tool Set, 3-Sided Grill Brush, Beer-Can Chicken Rack, 8 Corn Holders, 4 Fire Wire Skewers
Gee Williquors! $450 18-Bottle Wine Refrigerator
12 Bottles of Wine

Silent Auction

Name of Package                                      Fair Market Value                                     
 Winning Weekend $355  Small Gold Purse
Grand Falls Casino Resort Package Including: Weekend 1-Night Stay, 1-Hour Massage Service, Lunch for 2 at Robert’s Buffet
Family Reunion $350 Girl Scouts’ TDAF Lodge in Aberdeen, SD Including:  Two Nights’ Stay, S’mores Kit, and Thanks-A-Lot Girl Scout Cookies
Big Guy, Little Guy $120 Titan Machinery Package Including: Extra Large Titan Machinery Jean Jacket and Titan Machinery Jumper Cable Package
New Holland Construction Tommy Skidster Loader Toy
Road Trip $125 2015 ND State Fair Package Including: 2 Gift Certificates to Bull Riding or Ranch Rodeo
Hand-Held Ricar-Gem Vacuum
3 Piece Tote Set
Beautiful Me $111 Allure Cosmetics Makeover Session
Black and White Cosmetic Bag
$35 Gift Certificate to City Looks Salon
Girl’s Day $224 5 Super Slide Amusement Park Ticket Sheets
$10 Gift Card to Fireflour Pizza
Matilda Jane Beach Towel
Dolphin Pillow and Journal
Vera Bradley Pocketbook
Fit and Fabulous $354 One Month Pass to Healthways Fitness Center
Gift Certificate for 1-Hour Massage at Wagner Chiropractic
Gift Certificate for Microderm at Pure Skin
Trendy Gold Handbag
Water Bottle
Kittsona Style $101 Kittsona Package Including: Light Brown Handbag, Scarf, and $10 Gift Certificate to Kittson
Leather Collection Necklace
Celebrate $114 10″ Ice Cream Cake Gift Certificate to Dairy Queen
4 Super Slide Amusement Park Ticket Sheets
$20 Gift Certificate to Bruno’s Pizza
A Night at the Movies $118 4 Courtesy Passes to Carmike Theater (M-F)
$30 Gift Certificate to Reza’s Pitch
(4) $5 Gift Certificates to Famous Daves
Trendy Black Handbag with Rhinestones
Limelight $160 2 Flex Tickets for the 2014-2015 Season at Dakota Stage
Black Beaded Clutch Purse
Black Earrings
$25 Gift Certificate to Applebees South
Wine Not? $235 Grape Vine Wine Rack
Electric Vacuum Wine Preserver
Bottle of Wine
Wine Glasses
Wine Tote
Girl Scout Salute $120 Girl Scout Patch Tote Handmade by Donnie Riedel
Variety Case of Girl Scout Cookies
Girl Scouts Logo Items
Family Outing $210 One-Day Family Pass to Dakota Zoo
Red Radio Flyer Wagon
Lady Bug Tote
North Dakota Mutual Package Including: Stadium Blanket, Pens, and CD Case
STRIKE! $64 (3) Gift Certificates for 1 Free Game at Midway Lanes
$20 Gift Certificate to Bruno’s Pizza
$10 Gift Certificates to Wood House
Sickies Garage Package Including: (2) $10 Gift Certificates and XL Sweatshirt
Family Fun $155 One-Day Family Pass to Dakota Zoo
Family Pass to Gateway to Science
(3) $5.00 Gift Certificates to Erbert and Gerbert’s Sandwich Shop
10″ Blizzard Ice Cream Cake Gift Certificate to Dairy Queen
 Birthday Girl $116 Matilda Jane Child’s 2T 2-Piece Outfit
10″ Ice Cream Cake Gift Certificate to Dairy Queen
Childrens’ Book
Child’s Necklace
 Girl Scout Class $100 Oblong Girl Scout Scarf
Gold-Tone Magnet-Backed Brooch
Trendy Black Handbag
 Hit the Alley $70 (3) Gift Certificates for 1 Free Game at Midway Lanes
Laughing Sun Brewery Package Including: Growler, 2 Pint Glasses, and Gift Certificate
$25 Gift Certificate to Applebees South
 Family Science Day $64 Family Pass to Gateway to Science
$25 Gift Certificate to Big Boy
$10 Gift Card to Fireflour Pizza
Lady Bug Thermal Lunch Tote
 Wheels $500 $500 Gift Certificate to Tires Plus
Gee Williquors 1 $65 Gee Williquors Wine Package Including: 3 Bottles of Wine and Assorted Chocolates
Gee Williquors 2 $45 Gee Williquors Wine Package Including: 2 Bottles of Wine and Assorted Chocolates
Handy Man $86 Rechargable Spotlight
Grip 32-Piece Combination Wrench Set
CEO on the Go $190 Walker’s-n-Daughters Package Including: Jolie Montre Ladies Watch and 18″ Black and Brown Strand
Cream Laptop Tote
Hello, Winter $70 Gift Certificate for Adult Lift Ticket at Huff Hills Ski Area
Chocolate Package Including: Chocolate Layer Cake Candle, Raspberry Hot Chocolate Mix and “Got Chocolate” Handtowel
Plaid Handbag
Bismarck Public School Family $200 $25 Gift Card to Scholtzky’s Deli
$10 Gift Certificates to Wood House
$20 Gift Certificate to Bruno’s Pizza
$25 Gift Certificate to Big Boy
Bismarck Public School Package Including: 2XL Dark Green Hooded Sweatshirt, XL Black Sweatshirt, XL Navy Sweatshirt, Large Red Youth Sweatshirt, Large Red Youth T-shirt, and Waterbottles
Brea Style $113 Vera Bradley Tote
Brea Package Including: $25 Gift Certificate, Necklace, and Infinity Scarf
Pamper the Chef $65 The Pampered Chef Package Including: The Medium Rectangle Baker, Mini Nylon Serving Spatula, Scraper, and Microwave Grips
Par for the Course $135 (2) Gift Certificates for (1) 18-Hole Round of Golf to Riverwood Golf Course or Tom O’Leary Golf Course
Calloway Golf Bag
$25 Gift Certificate to Applebees South
$10 Gift Certificate to Grizzly’s Grill N’ Saloon
Masterpiece Kitchen $250 Original Oil on Clayboard Art Piece “Cheriette” by Local Artist Zoe Wergeland
Wine Holder
Bottle of Wine
All That Sparkles $200 Lia Sophia Jewelry Set
Thirty-One Jewelry Case
Road Trip Ready $181 2 Medora Musical Tickets
Hand-Held Ricar-Gem Vacuum
$25 Gift Card to Scholtzky’s Deli
Starbucks Package Including: 1 lb. Italian Roast, and 1 lb. Pike Place Roast
For the Guys $95 $50 Gift Certificate for Hansen’s Menswear
(2) $10 Gift Certificates to Sickies Garage
$10 Gift Certificate to Grizzly’s Grill N’ Saloon
(3) $5 Gift Certificates to Space Aliens Grill & Bar
Men’s Travel Bag
Sweetheart $326 One-Night Stay in a Standard Room at Best Western Plus Ramkota Hotel
4 Tickets to the Lewis and Clark Riverboat
$25 Gift Certificate to Applebees South
$45 Gift Certificate to Kaity Kakes
Multi-Color Freshwater Pearl Bracelet with Magnetic Closer
Yoga for You $100 Yoga for You Package Including: Unlimited Yoga for One Month at Yoga for You and Yoga/Fitness Training Mat
Bubba Water Bottle
Collector $40 Action Jackson Comic Books Package Including: 5 Comic Digest Books and a Punch Card
(3) $5 Gift Certificates Space Aliens Grill & Bar
The Cat’s Meow $105 Original Art Piece by Baerbel McNally of Expressions in Paint
Plush Cat Blanket
Cat Mug
$5 Gift Certificate to KT Animal Supply, Inc
Redecorate $200 Ceramic Planter
$30.00 Gift Certificate to Bismarck Floral and Greenhouse
$100 Gift Certificate to I. Keating Furniture World
Photo Frame
Be My Valentine $354 Gift Certificate for a 15-Minute Valentine’s Day Photo Shoot at Glasser Images
$20 Gift Card to Bearscat Bake House
(3) $5 Gift Certificates to Red Lobster
Lia Sophia Bracelet and Earrings
Sweet Vino! $205 Trendy Wine Rack
Variety Basket of Dove Chocolate
Cocovine Wine
4 Balloon Glasses
Saturday Leisure $218 Glance Spa and Salon Package Including: Shellac Manicure, Being True Lip Shine, Being True Mineral Foundation Powder and Being True Lip Definer
1 lb of Snickerdoodle Coffee & Clear Coffee Mug
(2)$5.00 Gift Certificates to Erbert and Gerbert’s Sandwich Shop
Ladies Necklace
Matilda Jane Lighthouse Floral Messenger Tote
Ready to Party $91 10″ Blizzard Ice Cream Cake Gift Certificate to Dairy Queen
6-Layer Dip Gift Certificate to Taco Del Mar
Variety Treat Basket Package Including: Sweets, Spreads and Snacks
Sweet Dreams $100 Dream Catcher
Bee Items
Tea and Cups
Duff’s Honey Basket Package Including: 3 Jars of Pure Honey from Menoken and Sue Bee Premium Clover Spun Honey
Tastefully Simple and Spectacular $100 Tastefully Simple Basket Package Including: Dip Mixes, Beer Bread Mix, Drink Mix, Slow-Cooker Sauce, Glaze, Seasonings and Towels
Here Comes Santa Claus $150 Original Hand-Painted Santa by Local Artist Denise Johnson
Christmas Items
Roll out the Red Carpet $154 Red Carpet Century Package Including: Travel Mug, Red Velvet Cupcake Coffee, Handcrafted Soaps and 5 Platinum Full Service Carwash Certificates

All auction packages subject to change.