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As a reward for organizing or paying a full table of ten (10), your name will be entered into a drawing for a certificate good for one (1) night’s stay at the brand new Lake Washington Hyatt Regency at Southport for the night of the auction (January 27th, 2018). Drawing to be held on January 13, 2018. Certificate valid for one (1) night in a Standard or Accessible room including applicable taxes, and it is transferable, so if you win, you may wish to give the certificate to one of your guests. Download the Table Captain/Sponsor Form, fill it out and email it to us, or print it and return it in person, by fax or by mail. If you are paying for the table but don’t have all the names yet, just send the form with your payment and any guests you have identified, or call us to reserve your table. Get your entry in before January 13th. Remember, you must submit a form to be entered into the raffle.
Live Auction with auctioneer David Silverman. With a unique background in improv and musical comedy, he is probably one of the best traveled actors you will ever meet. David has climbed Mt Rainier, Mt Kilimanjaro and Machu Picchu: his travel stories are entertaining as well as insightful and inspiring.
Author, Speaker, Hypnotherapist and Health Coach Lauren Archer as Master of Ceremonies. As the Mindfulness Program Director for Sound Medical Weight Loss, Lauren helps patients believe in themselves and their ability to achieve their dreams. She teaches a course called "The Art of Mindful Weight Loss," and is the author of "Six-Word Lessons on Changing Habits: How to Stop Self-Sabotage and Gain Self-Mastery." Note that this book is eligible for an donation to Friends.
Dancing following the Live Auction with DJ Sean Denard. While serving in the army in North Carolina, Sean had the opportunity to DJ at the NCO club. He quickly discovered that he not only had a gift for being a DJ, but he loved it as well. After returning to Seattle, Sean opened Denard Productions and made this his full-time career.
Our most powerful source of fundraising is the Annual Auction. We gratefully accept items to sell at our auction and always need volunteers to help with set up and administration.
Spinach Leaves and Artisan Greens, Roasted Beets, Candied Almonds,
Beechers Aged Cheddar and Blood Orange Vinaigrette
Wagyu Flat Iron
Sweet Potato Hash, Asparagus, Wild Mushroom Sauce
Seared Campbell River Salmon
House Cured and Preserved Lemons in a Light Caper and Cream Reduction
Cardamom-Ginger Scented Kabocha Squash Puree, Simple Oven Roasted Asparagus
Shaved Fennel and Fennel Frons tossed in Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Sea Salt
Quinoa and Edamame Cake
with Wild Mushroom Salad
Placed on Cardamom-Ginger Scented Kabocha Squash Puree
Simple Oven Roasted Asparagus
Trio of raspberries
Starbucks Pike Place Roast Regular and Decaffeinated Coffee and Tazo Teas