Re-Envision 2020: Party in the Library

This year, for the safety and wellbeing of our community, the Hartnell College Foundation will RE-enVISION – Party in the Library to support Hartnell College Students VIRTUALLY on May 9, 2020. Enjoy access to a virtual toast, a living room dance party with The Money Band, celebrity appearances, and special messages delivered online!

For 15 years, the Party in the Library has helped raise critically important funds in support of the Hartnell College Foundation. Every year, thanks to our amazing generous supporters, the Foundation has been able to leverage every $1 raised at the Party into $10 for our students. We are so grateful to the amazing community of loyal donors who stand with us to ensure access to education in our community, year after year.

Amazing Seacliff (Aptos) Staycation at the Beach.
4 minute walk to cliffs and 2 minute drive to put your toes in the sand.
4 Bedrooms, Sleeps up to 8 Guests. 3 full baths.
Old oak studded backyard with great views is perfect for
BBQing, lounging and cocktails al fresco.
Plus Wining and Dining!
  • *6 Bottles of Great Scheid Wines
  • *Dinner at 3 Michelin-starred chef David Kinch’s Mentone
  • *Dinner at the multi-award-winning Shadowbrook
  • *Gourmet S’mores basket
  • *Marianne’s gourmet ice-cream
Generously donated by: Alla Zeltser, Alla & Co., Scheid Family Wines

Party In the Library 2020 Honoree, Anne Secker

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BID in our “Live” Auction
Winners Announced
At the Virtual Party in the Library
May 9, 2020 – 5:30 to 6:30 PM
Email your Buy it NOW bid or
proxy bid to
Private tasting including pre-release wine and barrel tasting for 8 hosted by the amazing Kurt Gollnick
  • Paired with an amazing lunch
  • Each guest will take home a 4-pack of select wines
  • Plus! one-year membership to the Scheid Family Wines wine club and an etched wooden box with a trio of reserve Pinots
  • 2 tickets to the Scheid Winery Holiday Hangar Party
Generously donated by: Kurt Gollnick, Scheid Family Wines
Cheer on the SF Giants in 2021 from the Luxury of the
  • 16 people will have access to a private luxury suite
  • High-end furnishings, interior and exterior HDTVs, Wi-Fi access, and touch screen computers
  • Glass windows and doors provide offer a phenomenal view of the game
  • Access to your very own, private ballpark seating
  • Two parking passes
Generously donated by: Granite Construction
Design your own amazing stay at Hotel Cheval in the heart of historic Paso Robles with Incredible Wines from Tolosa!
Enjoy every luxury you can dream of including breakfast, a S’mores Butler al fresco, and even a candy buffet!
Plan a weekend or a week, for 2 suites or more, include meals and wine tours, whatever suites your fancy! This package includes $3000 for your Hotel Cheval experience!
And enjoy a $1500 gift card to Tolosa to use towards tasting, wine, the Wine Maker’s dinner, or wine club membership.
Generously donated by: Hotel Cheval, AO Wine Collective, David & Susan Gill
Perfect prize for a loyal Foundation volunteer, or super lucky faculty/staff member, or even a student!
  • The lucky winner of this package will have a reserved parking spot just for them.
  • Never before, and perhaps never again, has a reserved spot been made available at the Party in the Library (or any!) auction!
Imagine pulling onto the main campus, any time, day or night, and not having to worry about circling the garage or parking lots for a parking spot. Win this for yourself or give it to a lucky student, staff, or faculty member!
Week-long Ocean-front Stay in Cabo Palmilla Paradise
  • 4200 SF villa – 4 master suites
  • Sleeps up to 10 guests
  • Private pool, hot tub, 1000 SF of outdoor space for swimming, lounging, eating, relaxing
  • Private chef and housekeeper prepares your breakfast and lunch
  • Ocean views from every room
Generously donated by: Sam Linder, The Sam Linder Auto Group
Spectacular 18k white gold custom
Opera-length necklace
  • Set with natural brilliant cut diamonds
  • Weighing in at 1.64 carats
  • Sparkle and shimmer is the name of the game with these brilliant VS clarity, F-G color amazing stones!
  • Value: $6,600
Generously donated by: Kerry Lee Jewelry
Hand Forged Diamond Earings
  • Amazing 18k white gold, custom hand-forged hoop earrings
  • Set with natural brilliant cut diamonds
  • Astounding 3.02 carats
  • Gorgeous F-G color and VS clarity
  • Value: $8,900.00
Generously donated by: Kerry Lee Jewelry
Leave it to two of our Chairs, the amazing Kurt and Susan, to put together a fantastic collection of wines!
  • Six Bottles of Scheid Family Wines
  • 750 and 1.5L
  • Claret & Pinots from
  • Santa Lucia Highlands and Metz Road
  • Cab from Kurt’s Vineyard
  • Magnum 2017 Caymus Cab
  • Magnum 2017 Lewis Cab
  • Magnum Tolosa Primera Pino Noir
Generously donated by: Kurt Gollnick, Scheid Family Wines, David and Susan Gill

Are you interested in Sponsoring?

For our amazing sponsors who have already committed to supporting the Party in the Library, we thank you from the bottom of our hearts and ask that you please join us at our virtual Party in the Library. If you were planning to become a sponsor this year, please do so, and join the amazing group of businesses who are already committed to supporting Hartnell students. And you have our commitment to ensure that we will recognize your support in a BIG way through our communication and outreach to the community, because in addition to the regular sponsorship recognition, sponsors will be recognized on:

  • All Party email communications – and there will be many!
  • Foundation Newsletters with sponsor highlights and feature stories
  • Centennial publications and website
  • Interviews with media (Honoring those who choose to support community even during changing times)
  • Hartnell College blog
  • Community newspapers with a special feature on the role of philanthropy during a crisis
  • Hartnell Foundation website
  • Special giving page for PITL during this year for online giving/pledges
  • Social media post dedicated to each sponsor individually

Additionally, we will:

  • Deliver (if safe and permissible to do so) a gift basket to all sponsors including: ingredients for making our signature cocktail, a recipe card for mashed potatoes with short ribs, and a program book featuring all sponsor recognition…plus more surprises!
  • Identify additional ways to recognize our sponsors at in-person events in the future as soon as we know when events will be scheduled in 2020-2021
  • Offer flexible and multi-payment options for sponsors as we understand these are challenging times for everyone

For questions about Party in the Library, please contact Aleen Stoddard:
831-755-6810 or