Mystery Theater

  • Every other year in October/November, the library sponsors a Mystery Theater event and silent auction. 
  • This is the Library's main fundraiser, and many plays have been performed over the years.
  • All Proceeds from this event help support the Tri-Valley Community Library in Healy, AK
 




What is Mystery Theater?

Our Main Local Library Fundraising Event in Healy, Alaska

Scheduled Biennially (every two years) October/November

Average Funds Raised: $20,000 – $40,000

All Donations Benefit the Tri-Valley Community Library 

– a combined School & Public Library serving Healy, Denali, and Ferry


What happens during Mystery Theater?

Bid on Silent Auction items generously donated by local and statewide companies or individuals

Eat scrumptious Appetizers & Desserts provided by local foodies and prepared by the library

Enjoy an Amateur Mystery Play directed by and performed by local thespians

Interact with actors and volunteers during intermission to collect clues and Vote WhoDunnit

Win various Raffles & Door Prizes and attend Dressed in Costume for an award

Love your library!  


Want to get involved? 

Volunteer Opportunities:

Donate an item to the Silent Auction

Cook an appetizer or dessert for the main event

Join the play as an actor or assistant director

Help at the library before, during, or after the event

Contact the Library Today!
Email: TVCL.Board@gmail.com
USPS:  P.O. Box 518
Phone:907-683-2507
Or talk to a Board Member!
Library Located on Suntrana Rd. in the Tri-Valley School




2016 Mystery Theater & Silent Auction

Friday, November 4th & Saturday, November 5th
Library doors open at 6pm for hors d'oeuvres and silent auction,
play starts at 7pm

Tickets: One for $25, Two for $40

Limited seating -
get your tickets early at the Tri-Valley Community Library or from any Library Board member.

Call 683-2507 for more information

All Proceeds from this event help support the Tri-Valley Community Library in Healy, AK

 



Mystery Theater 2014!



We Love The Library!


Silent Auction Items

Click here for 2016 Silent Auction Items!
Click here for 2014 Silent Auction Items!
Click here for 2012 Silent Auction Items!




The Plays

 DATE

PLAY  WRITER & DIRECTOR  SILENT AUCTION
 10/26/2012
10/27/2012

 "Death By Disco"

 Written by James Daab
Directed by Peggy Menke
 Approx
$20,000
 10/22/2010
10/23/2010
 "Murder at the Class Reunion"

 Written by James Daab
Directed by Peggy Menke
Approx
$20,000
 10/3/2008 "Dead Air"

 Written by Lee Mueller
 Directed by Peggy Menke
Approx
$15,000
10/20/2006 "Suspect Hollywood"


 Written by Nancy Bond
 Directed by Peggy Menke 
 205 items, $16,748
 10/1/2004 "Some Show" 
 Written by Lee Mueller
 Directed by Donna King 
 122 items, $12,789
 11/1/2002 "I'm Getting Murdered in the Morning"

 Written by Lee Mueller
 Directed by Peggy Menke 
 141 items, $13,408
11/2/2001  "Knock 'em Dead"

 Written by Olendick/Roberson
 Directed by Quanna Hager 
 87 items, $7,436
 11/3/2000 "Should We Shoot the Grant Writer?"
 Written/Directed by Bo Harris
 
 56 items, $6,746
 2/26/1999 "Dead and No Breakfast" 
 Written/Directed by Bo & Mark Harris

 38 items, $3,050
11/1997  "Death in Denali"
 Written/Directed by Mark Jordan

 21 items + door prizes, $3,566
11/8/1996  "Rains of Africa" 
 Written/Directed by Keli Mueller
 
 32 items + door prizes, $3,152
11/2/1995  "Mystery Theater" 
 Written/Directed by Keli Mueller
 
 19 door prizes (no silent auction)
  $1,800 approx.
10/25/1994  "Halloween Masquerade Party" 
 Written/Directed by Keli Mueller
 
 17 door prizes (no silent auction)
  $1,400 approx.
10/13/1989  "Murder in the Library"
 Directed by Teri Gregory

 15 door prizes (no silent auction)
  $1,200 approx.

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