Christmas Par-Tay 2016!

The lads and lasses at Ward’s Auctions donned their gay apparel and set out a-wassailing to the staff Christmas party.

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(Click to see larger images, if you’re so inclined)

Everyone was there including Jayne:


But, of course, she doesn’t want her picture on the blog so I edited her out (Happy now, Jayne??).


It was held at the Holes Enjoy Centre for The Danny Hooper Christmas Extravaganza & Mosh Pit… or something. I can’t remember exactly what it was called. There may have been a few festive beverages¬† (Christmas Spiritz, if you will) which have clouded my memories a little. Not that I remember drinking…


…but I’m inclined to believe it happened.

And now for no reason here’s a bunch of pictures of the fun. Working here really has it’s perks (I KNEW there had to be one).

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Love Michael

New Morinville Listing


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Talk about a great family home. This well lit, spacious home is perfect for the growing family. With a total a four bedrooms and even the lower level bedroom has a large window. The main floor hosts a spacious kitchen, living room, dinette area and MAIN FLOOR LAUNDRY. Upstairs you’ll find three bedrooms including the master with a three piece ensuite plus a four piece bathroom off the hall. The third level has a large family room with a gas fired brick faced fireplace, a forth bedroom and a three piece bathroom. The partially finished basement houses the mechanical, a closed in storage room and yet the potential for another family room or den. You’ll find new widows throughout done in 2007, the exterior vinyl and furnace was done in 1999. You garage guys will be pleased too. The double detached garage is insulated, radiant heated, has 220v outlets and plenty of 110v outlets at bench height. The partially covered patio between the house and garage will be a favorite for the BBQ crowd.

10102 101A Street, Morinville


Fort McMurray – Redcross Donation

As the fires in Fort McMurray and northern Alberta continues to grow the need for help grows too. Every penny counts.

During our auctions we sell our catalogues for $3 each and that money is saved for charity. We don’t always have a charity in mind as we are collecting but it all goes in the safe at the end of the sale.

I think we can all agree this is a good cause so we emptied our piggy bank and donated $1000 to the Redcross Foundation towards the fire relief. And our $1000 is now $2000 because until further notice the government is matching donations.

I want to be clear that it’s not just Ward’s Auctions that donated the money. It was all our loyal bidders. If you’ve bought a catalogue in the last couple of months then you also contributed. The money was donated on behalf of our staff and our customers.

Thank you everyone for buying our over priced catalogues and helping our province.


Ghost Destroys Glass Dish In Edmonton Auction House


This happened Saturday January 23rd, 2016. The sounds of the glass smashing was MUCH louder than the video implies.

There are often funny things happening like items breaking or falling from sturdy surfaces but there’s never anyone near by to see what happened. This time was different as Jayne and Andrew were in the room.