Stories tagged with: Cake Auction

April 23, 2015 - 8:22pm
2 days 22 hours ago

The wait is finally over! The Carr Center Cake Auction officially kicked off Thursday.

It all started at 8:15 Thursday morning, with cakes and incentives going every fiteen minutes. Something new that was offered this year is the donor board. Kim Hosler, Executive Director of the center told us,

"Every morning, every afternoon we have the donor board going. And that board is being sponsored by four local banks for persons who don't want to be involved in the just purchasing...

April 22, 2015 - 3:25pm
4 days 3 hours ago

The 29th Annual Carr Center Cake Auction is only a day away and preparations are well underway.

Over 350 beautiful cake creations were delivered and put into their proper places Wednesday morning. We spoke to Kim Hosler, Executive Director of the Carr Center who told us a little bit more about where the cakes come from.

"Individuals, local bakers bake them. Honestly out of town bakers bake them as well...there's a lot of really talented cake bakers in this community and they...

April 21, 2015 - 3:00pm
5 days 3 hours ago

The annual Carr Center Cake Auction has grown this year.

Executive Director of the center, Kim Hosler, said there are more than 350 cakes and incentives in this year's auction, and with just a few days to go, the number is still growing.

"We are over last year, so we're excited about that," Hosler said. "Right now we're around 350 and that's really good. The important thing to stress though about the cake auction is that it really is all a gift to the center. All...

April 7, 2015 - 3:31pm
2 weeks 5 days ago

Whether it be small cakes or big cakes all cakes will be at Colony Square Mall later this month.

The 29th annual Carr Center Cake Auction is coming on April 23 and 24 at the mall. But the deadline to register for the auction is April 10. Executive Director of the Carr Center, Kim Hosler explained what is so special about the event.

"It's a wonderful visual event in that you can walk through them all and see hundreds of cakes," Hosler said. "Some of them are small...

October 12, 2014 - 7:43pm
27 weeks 6 days ago

Steaks were served and cakes auctioned off at the Dresden Fire Department Sunday.

For the 7th year in a row the Dresden Fire and Police Departments teamed up to raise funds for each department. The fire department started the morning off by serving around 350 baked steak dinners before the police department took over auction off cakes.

"People of the community have been very good to us," Dresden Police Chief Jeff Garver said. "We have like 47 cakes today. We have a...

April 25, 2014 - 7:21pm
1 year 1 day ago

After a year of planning, the 28th Annual Carr Center Cake Auction has finally come to an end.

Executive Director of the Carr Center, Kim Hosler says that they didn't quite reach last year's numbers, but she is still just as proud of the event. 365 cakes and incentives were auctioned off to lucky bidders on Friday evening.

"We didn't have as many cakes in so there weren't as many to bid on, but I have to say the packages this year were just beautiful. I think made up for...

April 24, 2014 - 8:12am
1 year 2 days ago

The Carr Center Cake Auction is underway.  This is the 28th edition of the event takes place at the Colony Square Mall on Thursday and Friday from 8:00 am until 6 p.m.  The event is live on A-M 1240 Radio and streaming live on

April 21, 2014 - 4:45pm
1 year 4 days ago

The Carr Center Cake Auction is set for Thursday and Friday and there's still time to get involved.

So far the organizers say that there are 342 cakes with incentives registered for the event and they still have room for a total of 400 entries this year.

"You can still bring your cake even through you haven't registered. A cake and incentive on Wednesday that's cake check in day. We start pretty early and that's going to go until 6 o' clock on Wednesday at the Colony Square...

April 11, 2014 - 4:49pm
1 year 2 weeks ago

The 28th Annual Carr Center Cake Auction is less than two weeks away and organizers are reminding you to get involved.

The deadline to get your cake and incentive into the bid booklet for this year is quickly approaching. To have your name or company featured you must send in your information by April 15.

"People can bring cakes all the way up to the last day on the 23rd and bring their cakes and incentives in, but to get into the best advertising that you can get with the...

April 29, 2013 - 4:08pm
1 year 51 weeks ago

Organizers are calling the 27th annual Carr center cake auction a huge success.

The two day event last week at the Colony Square Mall in Zanesville raised more than 130,000 dollars for the Carr Center.

"We raised more per cake than we did last year, so we had to be pleased and like every year we never set a goal.Were just tickled to death to get whatever we can and this year was no exception, " Bucci said.

Auctioneer Stephen Vincent says that the event is a...

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