This year’s annual fundraising effort is specifically designated to support early childhood education scholarships for families who participate in our programs, add shade structures to the playgrounds, provide additional on-site literacy and arts experiences, and continue to enhance access to technology for staff training and student assessment.

The Orono Early Learning Silent Auction is online only.  There is no bidding done at the Discovery Center with the exception of the Classroom Projects which will have both online bidding in this auction and in-person bidding at the end of year picnic on May 15.

Bidding starts on Monday, April 6 at 9:00 a.m. and will end on Sunday, April 12 at 3:00 p.m.  Anyone can bid, but you will need to pay for your items by cash or check and pick up your items at the Discovery Center starting Tuesday, April 14.  If you have any questions about any of the items, making bids or using the auction website, please e-mail oronokidsauction@gmail.com.