Annual Dinner & Auction

Friends of the Library Annual  “We Love Our Library” Annual Dinner/Silent Auction
Sunday, January 26, 2020
The Ridge Event Center(2020 Golf Course Road, Auburn)
Appetizers and Silent Auction 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Dinner served at 6:30 p.m.


We are taking the Library to The Ridge for our annual fundraising dinner.  Appetizers this year will include deviled eggs, BBQ and teriyaki beef meatballs, sausage stuffed mushrooms, spinach and cheese stuffed mushrooms, vegetarian seasonal petite quiche and sausage petite quiche.

The Ridge chef will be preparing three different entrees for us to choose from which includes Grilled Tri-Tip with creamy horseradish on the side, Bruschetta Chicken with fresh basil, tomato, and onion and Baked Polenta with grilled eggplant, zucchini, and roasted garlic marinara sauce.  In addition to your choices of entree will be fresh vegetables and a spring mix salad-with feta cheese, dried cranberries and candied walnuts.  For dessert you will be served a chocolate mousse topped with mixed berries.

Our Silent Auction team is busy going out to obtain some very special items for you to bid on and in addition this year we will include a live auction during the dinner for some extra special items.  Scroll down to see a list of the generous donors. 

Our wonderful Placer County Library folks will be there to answer any questions you might have regarding the new five-year Strategic Plan that the County Board of Supervisors just approved in addition to any other questions you might have regarding our wonderful library.

We are also looking into having some live music for this year's dinner.  Lots of new and exciting things to come so keep checking this website and please note the 2020 reservation form that is also on this website.  Reservations will be taken first come – first served until all of the tables have been filled.

If you have reservation questions, please call Madonna Anglin at 530-210-1970.
If you have other questions about the dinner, please call Jacquie Flecklin at 916-718-7274

A reservation/order form was in the most recent newsletter sent via postal mail.  Alternately you may order online by clicking here. (SOLD OUT!)

A special shoutout to our generous sponsors and donors!  Click here to see the list!


We are so happy to announce that Mellodika Harp Duo will be playing their harps for us while we enjoy our delicious dinner at The Ridge.

The duo Mellodika is Elizabeth Bogdanovich and Alex Ives.  Elizabeth and Alex have a combined total 35 years of harp playing experience.  They have played numerous venues around Sacramento and the surrounding areas, including Crocker Holiday Artisan Market, California State Capitol Rotunda, Westminster Presbyterian Music At Noon series, Blue Line Gallery Crocker-Kingley show, Van Howd Studios and Gallery, The General Gomez Arts Center, the Sacramento Recorder Society, various senior living facilities, and collaborations with other musicians in Sacramento, the Bay Area and Marin County.

We are so fortunate to have them play at our fundraising dinner in January.

Please visit their Facebook Page @MellodikaHarpDuo for recent and performance information.