SARA VANDEN BERGE photo

Auctioneers Don Coan (top, left) and Jason Beyer (top, right), and Optimist members John Terrill (sitting, left), July Danley (right) and Joe Bob Huddleston (front) worked to raise money during the 36th Annual Optimist Club Auction held at Wisdom Gym Friday night. A packed house and hundreds of donated items kept the action going until late in the night.