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Bella Notte – Dinner & Auction

September 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

VNAHSR Bella Notte Dinner & Auction

The Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice of the Southwest Region requests the honor of your presence at an evening of celebration. Come enjoy good company, fine fare, laughter, and the excitement of a live auction on Sunday, September 22nd graciously hosted by Wally Sabotka at Southside Steakhouse in Rutland. Cocktails are at 5pm, dinner is at 6pm with the live action to follow. See a complete listing below!

Proceeds benefit our Hospice Program and help offset the costs of charitable and underinsured care,  therapies and comfort items for hospice patients, medical equipment, bereavement support and staff, volunteer and community education.

Hospice is an approach to care that seeks to comfort rather than cure. Hospice offers comprehensive, compassionate care for people at the end of life as well as support for their families. For more information visit hospice.

Tickets are $125 per person. Seating is limited so we request your RSVP by Friday, September 13th by emailing Patricia McDonald email.

Auction Items

Manchester Country Club

Stay and Play golf in nearby Southern Vermont

Golf, drinks, dinner and a two night stay.

Belgard Patio by Carpenter & Costin

Get Outdoors and Enjoy Your Backyard

The lucky winner of this auction item will have a custom paver patio designed and built by the Team at Carpenter & Costin using Belgard pavers.

Marcel Oil Truck

Prepare for Old Man Winter

Have your furnace cleaned by Marcell Oil Co., winner of The Rutland Herald’s 2019 Best of the Best Reader’s Choice Award.

Smokey Mountain Home

Smoky Mountain Getaway

Enjoy a seven night stay for 6-8 guests in this large and beautifully decorated cabin on a secluded mountain top.


Escape to Hilton Head

Spend a week as guests of Captain Dan and Judy aboard their yacht Quest, at the Windmill Harbour Marina.  Come down and play golf or attend the RBC Heritage golf tournament played at the lighthouse course on Hilton Head Island.

Tiny House

Artful Escape

Enjoy a two night stay at the Sparkle Barn’s Tiny House, an inspiring and colorful Artist’s retreat overlooking the Green Mountain National Forest.  This package includes shopping and a Sunday brunch

Wine Cellar

Wine Cellar

A beautiful selection of 85 handpicked wines from Bryan Johnson’s personal wine cellar.  Bid on wines that were bottled from 1997 – 2006 from Italy, Australia and the US.


September 22, 2019
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Patricia McDonald


Southside Steakhouse
170 South Main St.
Rutland, VT 05701 United States
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