Square One -Original Sculpture by Casey Downing

A Good Meal by Stacey Howell

Oysters by Kinsey Trzcinski

Yeti Cooler donated by McCoys

Friedmans Jewelers "Station Pearls"

Brad Robertson Original Oil

Silver Fish Server from Louise Doggett Antiques

Regions Green Bike...You know you want one!

Bird and Bay Quest with Dr. John Dindo

Schooner Joshua

A great big thank you to our Silent Auction Donors for fabulous items!!!!  Read below and if you are out and about say thank you for being a community supporter!

Silent Auction Items Listed

Cocktails with the Critters 2017


Silent Auction

May 4, 6-9 pm


The BlueGill



Seven Nights/two rooms each!!!!


Palm Island-Rated The Grenadines #4 Caribbean resort 2014 Conde Nast


Pineapple Beach Club Resort and Spa- Antigua


The Verandah Resort and Spa- Antigua


St James Club Resort and Spa- Antigua 


St James Club Resort and Spa-St Lucia 


Los Establos Boutique Inn-Panama (3 Rooms) Winner of 2015 Tripadvisor Travelers Choice Award 

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Regions Banks Two green beach bicycles 


Mobile Bay Magazine One Half Page, 4 Color Ad to run in the magazine of your choice, Mobile Bay or Business Alabama.


Fairhope Boat Company Stand Up Paddle Board



Beautiful Artwork By:


Brad Robertson Original 24 X 24 oil painting


Eugenia Foster Original Oil Painting


Kinsey Trcinski Original Painting "Oysters"


 John B. Howell, III Hand Turned Bowl


 John B. Howell IV Colorful hand blown glass Orbs


Stacey Howell Orignal Artwork "A Good Meal"


Dyanne Munoz Colorful handpainted Bean bag Toss (Cornhole) game


Sarah Otts Original Painting


 PMT Publishing Civil war map of Mobile Bay


Kathy Whitinger  Original Oil Painting


 Casey Downing Original Sculpture Created especially for Cocktails with Critters 2017


Stig Marcussen Hand Colored Print


and many more.




Have a blast In and Around the Bay


Airboat Express  Take a tour of the Tensaw River Delta aboard an airboat


Bird and Bay Quest Boat trip on Mobile Bay with renowned scientist, Dr. John Dindo and first mate Charlene Dindo. This trip will take you to little known islands in the Bay and Mississippi Sound that are the home and breeding grounds of beautiful, exotic birds. Snacks and drinks included.


17 Turtles Boat tour of the Delta for four with Jimbo Meador.


Hummingbird Zipline Take a thrilling zip line ride at the Wharf.


The Duke Cruise the waters around Dauphin Island with a group of friends aboard the famous, iconoclastic 44 foot Bonner. You and a group of friends will enjoy a three-hour sunset cruise and watch for local dolphins.


Mobile National Estuary Program Paddle a canoe along the newly reclaimed Three Mile Creek, see egret rookeries and other natural beauty guided by the experts at the National Estuary Program.


Five Rivers Coastal Tours, Wild Safaris explore the waterways in the delta.


The Schooner Joshua Relaxing 2.5 hour, 15 person sail on Mobile Bay with Captain Bramblett.


Bellingrath Gardens Four guest passes to visit the world famous gardens.


L. Craig Roberts Will take you on a colorful local history tour of Mobile--(you only think you know everything there is about your home town)


Fit Body Fitness Work out and get great results from an expert trainer.


 Polo at the Point Get out your best hat and come cheer on your favorite horse.


Dr. Tom Dempsey will help youperfect your flyfishing casting with a private lesson


Barre 3 One month unlimited classes


 Spend a Half day fishing trip with the experts, they will help you find where the big ones are hiding;


  • Bobby Abruscato or the A-Team
  • Joey Abrscato
  • Charlie Gray


Look and Feel Your Best


Spa and Beauty treatments compliments of:



The Center for Dermatology 

Haley Dermatology

The Martin Center 

MedSpa at the Park

Parker and Associates

Dr. Valerie Vick

Dr. Hube Parker of Parker Dental



More to come!


Dine Around the Bay

Compliments of:


Blue Gill Restaurant

Chuck's Fish


Doritys Island Grill

Fishers Upstairs at Orange Beach

Red or White

Ruth's Chris


Noble South

Pour Baby/A La Cork


 and many more to come!!


Home, Accessories and Outdoor Furniture and Toys


Compliments of:



Atchison Home


Beard Equipment


Louise Doggett Antiques Silver Antique Fish Serving Set


Claude Moore


The Estuarium at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab Copper Wall Hanging


The Ivy Cottage Four Blue Fish Plates


It's Inviting Scout Insulated Tote bag


Jubilee Landscape Five Hours of Landscape Consultation and Design with David Schmol


Maids a la Mode  Deep Cleaning


 McCoy’s Outdoor  Yeti Soft Side Cooler


Mosquito Joe Gift basket and gift certificate to help you enjoy outdoors again


 L. Craig Roberts One hour Architectural Consultation with Mobile’s renowned architect- renovate that room you’ve been thinking about or design your dream home.


MA Simons


Springhill Ace Hardware  Lil Smokey Grill


Kena Thames Two Hour design consultation to by local interior designer Kena Thames


Zimlich Patio Beautiful Planter with Orchid


Zundel’s  _ Beautiful Vietri Bowl




Clothing, Jewelry and Accessories

Compliments of:



 Friedman's Jewelers-Station Pearl Necklace


Debras "Below the Belt" Purse


Goldart Citrine Cabachon Ladies Ring


Goldsteins Jewelers Silver Pandora Bracelet/Silver Angelique Bracelet/Silver Dolphin Bangle Bracelet


The Holiday Beach Towel and Make up Bag


 Wismar Jewelers 


Dr. Ben King of Premier Medical Costa Sunglasses




Have a Stay-cation or a Vacation



Kaiser Realty Two days and two nights in a two bedroom condo at the Gulf.


Hassell Island Home Stay In a beautiful four bedroom Dauphin Island Home located on Spanish Bay. Complete with Private Beach, Pier, Kayaks, Bikes, Paddleboards and well stocked Kitchen.   Ten Estuarium Passes are included.



 Renaissance Battlehouse Hotel   One night Stay



 Much, much more to come


For the Kids….


Dauphin Island Sea Lab Marine Science Summer Camps

Oceans Alive!, for 5 - 8 year-olds.

The Gulf of Mexico offers a wealth of material for developing minds and curious senses in "Ocean's Alive," a half-day adventure for children ages 5-8 and their parents/grandparents. Combining arts and crafts with a beach walk adventure, the educators at the Sea Lab usher children and adults into a deeper appreciation of the marvelous Alabama coast. Lessons in marine biology, ecology and zoology are introduced in hands-on activities so fun, your children will discover that learning can be a blast!

Get more info and sign up

BIO Blitz, for 8 - 10 year-olds.

This day long camp for ages 8-10 turns campers into Barrier Island Observers. Campers will set out on an expedition across many of the diverse habitats of Dauphin Island, including the beach, salt marsh and maritime forest. They will document their findings, through various creative media, along their journey. Space is limited to 15 participants per session, so be sure to sign up early!

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Survivor - Dauphin Island, for 10 - 13 year-olds.

Visit Dauphin Island for the day and learn how to be a "survivor!" Campers will learn about various fishing methods, and put each to use! Everyone will go fishing, using rod-and-reel and castnet, crabbing, enjoy swimming time, and more. An inside look at the catch-of-the-day with an instructor-led dissection is sure to be an interesting part of this program. This single-day adventure and will be limited to 15 campers, so sign up early!

- See more at: http://www.disl.org/educational-programs/onsite-programs-k-12/summer-programs/day-camps/#sthash.T48zMjG8.dpuf

Oceans Alive: One-half Day Camp for Ages 5-8


Bio-Blitz: Full day camp for ages 8 to 10


Survivor: one day camp for ages 10-13.  


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USS Alabama Have your Child's Birthday Party aboard this historic landmark ship.


Mobile Bay Sailing School One week of Sailing School to teach your child the joys of sailing.


Come join the FUN…food, wine, fashion, jewelry, travel, art, home accessories, music and much more!


All proceeds from the Silent Auction will go to the DISL Foundation to help provide resources for the long-term growth of the Sea Lab.