• GSDH Offices and Retail Stores will be closed on Monday, September 7 in observance of Labor Day.
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purses with a purpose

Rapid City, SD
Too many purses?  Never!
Unwind with us at a Purses With A Purpose; it’s a great night out with friends!November 13, 2014
Holiday Inn Rushmore Plaza
505 N 5th Street
Rapid City, SD
6:00 PM-9:00 PMIndividual/Advance Tickets: $35
Table of 10: $300 ($50 savings)Ticket sales start September 1, 2014
Ticket sale deadline November 6, 2014To purchase tickets, contact Connie at 605-343-6355 or stop by the local Girl Scout office at 1202 E. St. Francis Street, Rapid City, SD.For sponsorship and volunteer opportunities contact Rochelle at 605.271.9716 or rrasmussen@gsdakotahorizons.org.
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Event features:

  • Plated Dinner
  • Live Auction and Entertainment
    Featuring Larsen & Larsen Auction Co.
  • Designer Purses Paired with
    30-50 Silent Auction Packages
  • “Go-Green” (gently used) Purses for Purchase

  • Tenderloin Tips Marsala, Garden Salad with Assorted Dressing, Coffee and Water
6:00PM Social Hour
Silent Auction Viewing
6:45 PM First Silent Auction Closing
Pink Section
6:50 PM Second Silent Auction Closing
Green Section
6:55 PM Last Silent Auction Closing
Black Section
7:00 PM Plated Dinner
7:20 PM Heads or Tails
7:35 PM Live Auction
7:55 PM Fund-A-Mission
8:20 PM Live Auction Continues
8:40 PM Acknowledgements and
Check-Out Instructions

Check out new and updated packages weekly!

Live Auction Packages

Live Auction and Entertainment featuring Larsen & Larsen Auction Co.

Name of Package                      Fair Market Value Description
Table Upgrade Priceless Aluminum Water Bottles
Girl Scout Brush Up Packs
Caramel Apples
Girl Scout Smartphone Pens
Borns Group Mousepads
Girl Scout Clipboards
GF Casino items
Extra Items from Holiday Inn Rushmore Plaza
 Block Party  $250 One-Day Standard Bounce House Rental
One-Day 4-Burner Grill Rental
4 Cases of Coca Cola Soda Products
$50 Gift Certificate to Walmart on LaCrosse
 Girls’ Night Out  $270 Comfort Suite Fun-Girls’ Night Out Package Including: Spacious Business Suite (Sleeps 6), Complimentary Drinks, Popcorn and Munchies, DVD Player, Indoor Pool and Spa, and Deluxe Breakfast
Miztique Handbag
 Fishing on the Fly  $228 Spearfish Canyon Lodge/Resort Package Including: One Night’s Stay and Dinner for Two.
Cabelas Wind River Fly Fishing Package Including: Rod/Reel Case, Fishing Rod and Reel, Flies, Fly Holder, Fishing Book, Cabelas Logo Items, and Chest Pack
Crazy About  Custer $443 2 Introductory Helicopter Rides
Bottle of Wine
Pink Fishing Rod and a Cool-Comfort Hat
1-Night’s Stay at Bavarian Inn
Floral Fossil Keyper Flap Crossbody
Discover Hill City $700 2-Night’s Stay at Deerfield Park Angler’s Hideaway (Available weekends 4-1-15 through 5-17-15)
Jewel of the West Handbag by Arohoe
Date Nights for a Year $1483 Gift Certificate for 4 Tickets to Any Show at Black Hills Playhouse
4 Ice Skating Passes to Main Street Square
$25 gift Certificate to Botticelli Ristorante Italiano
Holiday Inn Rushmore Plaza Package Including: 1 Night’s Stay in a Plaza Suite and Romantic 3-Course Dinner for 2 in Room by Candlelight
Alex Johnson Package Including: 1 Night’s Stay, 1 Full-Year Membership to the Vertex, and a Wine and Chocolate Gift Basket
Naked Winery in Hill City Package Including: Wine or Beer Tasting, Glass of Wine or Beer, and Dinner for 2
(2) 18-Hole Passes at Golf Club at Red Rock
Movie Tickets to the Elks Theatre
$50 Gift Certificate to Victoria’s Garden
Gift Certificate for Couple’s Dance Lesson at Gotta Dance
 Taste of Elegance $250  Wine Rack Handcrafted by Veterans at Indiegogo Woodworking Therapy
Bottle of Australian Wine
SD Pork Producers Package Including: Certificate for 4 Tickets to the Taste of Elegance and 4 Wine Glasses
Sassy Girl $200 Sultry Shimmy Belly January Dance Pass for 2 at Gotta Dance
Bottle of Wine
$15 Victoria’s Secret Gift Card
Girl Scout Lip Balm
Striped Handcrafted Clutch
Firehouse Wine Cellars $360 Igloo 4-Bottle Wine Refrigerator
10 Bottles of Wine from Firehouse Wine Cellars
4 Wine Glasses
Wine Tote

Silent Auction Packages

Name of Package                                            Fair Market
Family Reunion $450 Girl Scouts’ TDAF Lodge in Aberdeen, SD Including:  Two Night’s Stay, S’mores Kit, Thanks-A-Lot Girl Scout Cookies
Thermal Tote
Winning Weekend $500  Grand Falls Casino Resort Including: One Night’s Stay, One Hour Massage, and Lunch for Two at Robert’s Buffet
 Birthday Bash $140 Just Jymnastics Birthday Party Including:
60 Minutes in the Gymnastics Facility, 45 Minutes in the Birthday Party Room, Balloon and Treat Bags for up to 10 Guests, and a Birthday Party T-Shirt for Birthday Child.
Flowered Backpack  – Picture
Pretty in Pink $70 A Walk in the Woods Purse Basket Package Including: 2 Flower Trivets, Set of Bottle Stoppers, Set of Coasters, Bookmark, Cheese Knife Set, and a Stainer
 Jenny’s Floral Surprise $50  Variety Gift Items
Purse Holder
Convertible Clutch
Girls, Girls, Girls $70 Friends Scrapbook
Flamingo Stuffed Animal
2 Flamingo T-Shirts
Giant Pen
Ugg Keychain
Velvet Art Poster
Pink Waterproof Tote
Green with Envy $70 A Walk in the Woods Purse Basket Package Including: Alligator Bottle Opener, 4 Mini Kitchen Utensils, Large Spatula, and Vespa Ceramic Bank – Picture
Diva $258 High Heel Wine Holder
Bottle of Ecco Domani Merlot
Chico’s Umbrella
Black Fossil Crossbody
Cookies and Coffee $150 Starbuck’s Package Including: Cold-To-Go Straws and Lid, Thermal Drink Container, Cool Lime Refreshers, 1-Pound Package of Guatemala Antigua Coffee, Tin of Passion Tea, Ceramic Coffee Mug, and Travel Ceramic Coffee Mug
Thirty-One Corduroy Crossbody
Celebrate $268 Best Western Ramkota Hotel Package Including: 1-Night’s Stay in an Executive Suite and 6 Water-Park Passes
Macy’s Rampage Tote
Rejuvenate $200 Spa Med Mini-Pamper Package Including: 30-Minute Aromatherapy Massage, Quick Fix Rejuvenating Facial, Basic Pedicure, Basic Manicure, Hair Shampoo, Style and Lunch
Red and White Striped Handbag
Clever Kitchen $70 A Walk in the Woods Purse Basket Package Including: Dish Glass Mop, Salad Servers, Bookmark, Tea Infuser, 5 MIni Kitchen Utensils, Dish Cloth, and Dish Towel
Run Like A Girl $250 Scheels Under-Armour Cold Gear Package Including: Medium Long-Sleeved Compression Shirt, Knit Hat, Head Band, Medium Compression Pants, Semi-Fitted Sweatshirt, Pack of 6 Training Socks
Black Tote Pack – Picture
Outdoor Girl Scout $160 Camping-Themed Quilt Handmade by Karlene Schmidt
Smore’s Kit,Tote – Picture
Staycation $376 6 Passes to Days of ’76 Museum
6 Passes to Historical Adams House
Family Pass to Mammoth Site
Family Pass for 4 to Reptile Gardens
Thirty-One Bags Gray Organista Tote
Creative Kitchen $70 A Walk in the Woods Purse Basket Package Including: Bookmark, Dish Glass Mop, Salad Servers, Tea Infuser, 5 Mini Kitchen Utensils, Dish Cloth, and Dish Towel
Creative Me $110 Pottery-2-Paint Package Including: Hand-Painted Pottery Purse and 5 Free Studio Passes
Thirty-One Pink Crossbody Purse
Get Your Motor Runnin’ $150 Sharper Image Thermos and Travel Mug
Dakota Battery and Electric Package Including: Gift Certificate for Automotive Battery and Installation and Craftsman Toolbag
Trendy by Trisha $100 Trisha Waldron Package Including:  Violet Scarf, Necklace/Earring Set, and Mulberry Hobo Purse – Picture
Relax $110 Gift Certificate for 1-Hour Massage at Peaceful Healing-Therapeutic Massage
Leather Tote from India
Dressbarn Style $81 Dressbarn Package Including:  $20 Gift Certificate, Scarf and Red Handbag
Girl Scout Tribute $190 Oblong Silk Girl Scouts Scarf by Marisol Deluna
Variety Case of Girl Scout Cookies
Girl Scout Patch Purse Handmade by Donnie Riedel
Fashionista $100 Black Lacy Scarf
3 Matching Diva Storage Boxes
Bottle of South Dakota Wine
Black Patent Leather Purse
Cabelas Birthday $205 Cabela’s Package Including: 2 Hours in Birthday Room, Fishing Game, Scavenger Hunt, Bean Bag Toss, Magician and Youth Back Pack
Deadwood Tobacco $150 Deadwood Tobacco Cigar Package
Trendy Conceal and Carry Handbag
What’s Cookin’ $130 Highmark Federal Credit Union Package Including: Pans, Mixing Bowls, Kitchen Gadgets, Cookbook and a 31 Bags Utility Tote
Bad Cat Style $135 $100 Gift Certificate to Bad Cat Tattoo
Bottle of MN Wine
Leopard Print Tote
Lookin’ Good and Feelin’ Good $183  Gift Certificate for 1-Hour Massage at Parkside Chiropractic
Trish Waldron Necklace and Earring Set
Black Olivia and Joy Handbag
Center of Attention $178 Gift Certificate for 1-Hour Massage at Peaceful Healing-Therapeutic Massage
Gift Certificate for Spa Pedicure at Salon One
Burnt Orange/Cream Scarf
Trisha Waldron Necklace and Earring Set
Fossil Sydney Coated Canvas Shopper
Love Gypsy Rose $120 $75 Tattoo Certificate to Gypsy Rose Tattoo Studio
Trendy Handbag
Take a Seat $50 Hand-Decorated Chair by Troop 75332
Serene $135 Framed Lake Print
A Mocha Moose Package Including: Dakota Thunder Strawberry-Rhubarb Wine and Trendy Handbag
Home For The Holidays $110 Christmas Wreath Handmade by Tandi Croghan
Grey Clutch
Heels and Handbags $180 Gift Certificate for 1 Hour Range Time for 2 at Smoking Gun Range & Training Center
Tooled Leather Concealed Carry Handbag
Fitness $70 Koko FitClub Package Including: Gift Certificate for 30 days of Unlimited Fitness, (3)  Guest Passes, 4 Bottles of Zico Coconut Water, Towel, Bottle of Smartwater, T-Shirt, and Gym Bag
RUSH to the game $115 RUSH Package Including: 2 Game Tickets, Logowear, Puck, and a Bag
Par For the Course $330 (2) 18-Hole Passes to Golf Club at Red Rock
(2) 18-Hole Passes to Hart Ranch Golf Course
10-Round Punch Card to Executive Golf Course
Callaway Golf Bag
Change it Up $725 $500 Gift Certificate to Creative Surfaces
2 Areas of Standard Carpet Cleaning at Fresh Start Cleaning and Restoration
Tastefully Simple Package Including: Stoneware Loaf Pan and Food Mixes
Taupe Handbag
Saturday Morning $225 Real Deals Home Décor Package Including: Lavendar Scarf, Necklace, Bracelets and Earrrings
$50 Gift Card to Downtown Rapid City (Select Merchants)
(2) $10 Gift Certificates to Black Hills Bagel
Gift Certificate for 1-Hour Massage at Parkside
2 Packages of Starbucks Coffee
Cierra Mini Hobo
Sweet Music $121 $50 Gift Certificate to Haggerty’s Musicworks
$25 Gift Card to Mostly Chocolates
Hot Cocoa Mix
Plaid Madden Girl Handbag
Tailgate $260 SD Pork Producer Package Including: (5) $5 Pork Certificates, Bacon Crackers, Seasoning, Meat Thermometer, Basting Brush, Water Bottle, Recipe Book and SD Pork Items
Tastefully Simple Package Including: Deep Red Serving Tray and Food Mixes
Quisinart 14″ Portable Charcoal Grill
Nine West Tote
Vikings $150 Minnesota Vikings Package Including: Minnesota Vikings Cap Signed by Former Viking Linebacker Ben Leber, Lanyard, Specialty Beer, Icepack, and Beverage Cooler
On the Road $145 Moyle Petroleum Common Cents Package Including: $35 Gift Certificate and 5 Car Wash Certificates
Travel Items
Rolling Travel Tote
Natural and Healthy $179 Norwex Package Including: Enviro Cloth, Marine Organics Body Lotion, and Marine Organics Shower Gel
Curves Package Including: Waist Pack and One Month Membership
$25 Gift Certificate to Main Street Market
Soft Blue Tote Pack
Paris Chic $114 Paris Chic Package Including: Beige Scarf, Fingerless Gloves and Missme Handbag
You Heard it Here! $500 Rushmore Media Company Radio Ad Package
CEO on the Go $125 Project Solutions Package Including: Notebook Portfolio, Starbucks Gift Card, Other Items, and None West Brief Case


All auction packages subject to change.