Young Life Cake Auction is Saturday
It's the 39th edition of the Young Life Cake Auction this Saturday, April 22, at the OHS gym. The doors open at 10AM with the live auction starting at 11AM. There are 100 sale cakes that can be purchased outright for $40. There is also a silent auction featuring 60 baskets with various themed products.
The live auction begins at 11AM. There are a couple of changes this year. Bidding numbers will be given to all who register to bid. You will have the option of adding your name to the bidding card should you wish. This year's auction will be broadcast over Kat Kountry 105, which is 104.9 on your FM dial. You can also follow along with your RadioPup app or follow a stream on Owatonna Live and watch on Charter channel 181.
Live auction items come with various prizes. Tickets this year include Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill and the play Hamilton in Chicago. There are also numerous getaway packages. They include a Copper Mountain, Mont., getaway, a cabin on Crane Lake and also a cabin in Ely for a week, a condo in Florida and more.
This will be Young Life head Chuck Jamison's final auction as Jamison will be stepping down in July after 36 years at the helm. A new head will be selected soon, with Jamison staying on in a part-time capacity.