10th Annual Autumn Evening for Autism

10th Annual Autumn Evening for Autism

2019-10-17 6:00pm - 2019-10-17 11:59pm
NeXT, 6400 Hazeldean Road, Stittsville

sold out! thank you everyone for your support! 

Come join us for our unique evening with a special menu created for us by Chef Michael Blackie.  


We are delighted Ottawa's own Carol Anne Meehan will be joining us as our Emcee and Lawrence Greenspon returns as our auctioneer! The evening begins with prosecco and delicious canapés followed by a mouthwatering, four-course dinner with wine-paired from Chateau des Charmes.


Evening details:

Autumn Evening for Autism - Thursday, October 17th, 2019
NeXT - 6400 Hazeldean Road, Stittsville
Cocktail hour: 6:00pm
Dinner: 7:00pm
Individual Tickets: $185, included taxes/gratuity and a $75 charitable tax receipt

Contact info@quickstartautism.ca 


Ottawa Senators game in the Kinaxis 200 level Suite for 16 people with VIP parking passes!

Saturday, November 9th at 7pm, Sens vs Carolina

Food and non-alcoholic beverage included

Tickets: $20 each, 3 for $50


50/50 tickets

Last year's winner won over $700!


live auction

  • Dinner for 10 at the Earnscliffe, British High Commissioner’s Residence. Donated by the British High Commissioner                                                    Mrs. Susan le Jeune d’Allegeershecque
  • Three (3) hours of ice time donated by Complete Goaltending Development Inc.
  • Camelot Golf & Country Club, foursome with cart. Priceless. Donated by Camelot Golf & Country Club
  • Jacobsons Gourmet Concepts Cheese of the Month membership for one year (including delivery).
  • Zamboni Ride at Ottawa Senators game for a child up to age 12 - Monday, Dec. 23 vs Buffalo Sabres. Includes four game tickets and an Ottawa Senators jersey for the child. 
  • “Venice at Night” original painting by Canadian artist Nadia Lassman. Value $2,500. Donated by Dr. Len Chumak and Mrs. Maria Chumak
  • Three hours of Ice Time donated by Complete Hockey Development Centre
  • Sens Tickets, 100 level - with parking donated by Scotiabank


silent auction

Wine Fridge from MBC Group

Gift Baskets

  • Pampered Pup from the Harrison/Whitney family
  • Pamper Yourself from the Harrison/Whitney family
  • Mangia from ACT Learning Centre
  • Lindt Chocolate
  • Farm Boy, Kanata
  • Chateau des Charmes - six crated bottles of wine
  • NeXT
  • Shopppers Drug Mart, Kanata
  • Mastermind Toys, Kanata

QuickStart necklace designed by Tazim Lal

QuickStart bracelet designed by Tazim Lal

Spa retreat at Pilgrims Retreat

Château des Charmes crated, six bottles of wine

Restaurant gift certificates

  • Aperitivo
  • Lindt Chocolates
  • Restaurant 18
  • Sidedoor
  • Les Fougères 
  • Courtyard Restaurant
  • Stoneface Dolly's
  • Biagio's Italian Kitchen
  • Mamma Grazzi's
  • Pocopazzo
  • Brew Table
  • Chances R Restaurant

Painting 'Golden Gate Bridge' from Dr. Len & Mrs. Maria Chumak

Couvrette Photography 

The Unrefined Olive 

Cosmic Adventures 

Xtreme Trampoline

Altitude Gym 

Yuk Yuk's 

Jewelry by Fran Green 

Sarah McLinton artwork, hand drawn Disney characters

Ruth McLinton framed originals from the McLinton family

Children's books (Don & Jan Poole)

Signed Craig Anderson Sens puck 

Signed Boby Ryan Sens Flag 

Pretty Pots Florist/Gift Shop

Hand-crafted Love Sign by Meagan Donnolly


Kids Kingdom, Kanata

Mount Pakenham tubing passes

Hand-quilted pillow



10th Anniversary Menu


Thai spiced pulled red curry chicken bean sprout . cilantro petal . crostini thins


Ramen egg . crispy shallot . scallion ginger choppy chop


Duck confit wonton crisp . Ginger ponzu glaze


Crispy chicken skin balsamic honey chipotle glaze



Toasted French baguette 

labneh . roast garlic . crisp capers . maldon sea salt


1st Wave

Ricotta + green pea + roast garlic ravioli brown butter poached . confit salsify . demi-dasie

Wine: | Château des Charmes Sauvignon Blanc 2017

Estate grown and bottled *2018 Silver National Wine Awards


2nd WAVE

Cryo ginger watermelon . mesquite smoked feta

rocket leaves . pickled turmeric pearl onion gems . citric balm


Roasted heirloom carrots + Tempura crisp cauliflower charred corn . avocado + cilantro crema . miso mayo.

Wine: |Château des Charmes “Old Vines” Riesling 2014

Estate grown and bottled * 2017 Bronze Ontario Wine Association


3rd Wave 

Crisp sea scallops . cilantro jalapeño wipe . hominy + goat cheese + D.S. bacon cassoulet . eggplant ash


24 hour charcoal brisket of beef cornbread . toasted fennel sauerkraut . grainy mustard

Wine: | Château des Charmes Cabernet Sauvignon 2018 

Estate grown and bottled * New Release



Chocolate push-over milk chocolate baked peanut butter ganache . crushed meringue.

hot & drunk cherry gush

FAIR TRADE COFFEE. select teas



Thank you to our Silver Leaf Sponsor



thank you to our Bronze leaf sponsors




Thank you to our parent sponsors

Ms Michelle Parkinson and Mr Glen Hodgins

Ms Felicity Forbes

Ms Veronique Chiasson

Mr Stan & Ms Susan Jacobson


Thank you for making a difference for the children and their families!

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