Showing posts from May 6, 2013

Michael Herklots Annual Birthday Raises $85,000 for Killingly Programs

Annual Birthday Fundraiser breaks record with $85,000 for KHS Learning for Life
Breaking the 2011 fundraising record by $10,000, this year's Annual Birthday Party Fundraiser brought in $85,000 for the Killingly High School Learning for Life Fund, bringing the total amount raised to $330,000 since 2005. Drawing incredible support in donations from the Premium Cigar industry, as well as the worlds of culinary, wine, travel and more... the raffles and auctions were the driving force behind raising tens of thousands of dollars again this year.

Of course, without the support of attendees, there would be no one to buy raffle tickets and bid at auctions. Roughly 200 attendees attended the two events.Over $25,000 in products were donated to help support the events’ raffles, silent auctions and live auctions. Further, two“experiential” auction lots accounted for $30,000 themselves.A “Private Cooking Class with Iron Chef Geoffrey Zakarian for ten people” fetched $10,000 and a private “Nig…

OFFICIAL LAUNCH: La Palina Goldie Laguito No. 5

The Nat Sherman Townhouse is proud to host the official launch of the  La Palina Collection Goldie Laguito No. 5 Limited Edition.  (Only 2000 boxes of 10 made) 6" x 54 'Fantail' capWrapper: Ecuador Habano, Binder: Ecuador Habano, Filler: Nicaragua/Dominican Thursday, May 9, 2013 1:00pm-6:00pm We'll be offering some great specials on La Palina Cigars PLUS: Meet Master Roller Maria Sierra.  Maria Sierra, who has personally rolled and signed each box of Goldie Laguito No. 5, was spent 32 years at the famous El Laguito factory in Havana, Cuba. -Buy any three La Palina Cigars get one free -Buy a box ($183.60 plus applicable taxes) of the New Goldie Laguito No. 5 and receive 2 freshly hand-rolled cigars from Maria Sierra ~Official Launch Party~ Thursday, May 9, 2013 7:30pm-9:00pm $50 p/p CALL TINA: 646-442-1850 Each Guest will enjoy:  2 La Palina Cigars1 Goldie Laguito No. 51 Specially rolled cigar (not for sale) by Maria SierraPLUS - Light hors d'oeuvres and a complimentary spirits ta…