English | Spanish | Chinese
light rain
Open Today
10am-5pm

A Party With A Purpose

Gala dance party
Summer Gala & Auction

Save the Date: August 25, 2017


Our 2017 Summer Splash! Gala will be a fun-filled night of gourmet food & drink, live music & dancing under the stars, and raising funds for exciting new exhibits and our free & reduced access programming. 

Are you interested in sponsoring this event? Please contact Amy Brockman, 360-956-0818 x151


__________________________________________________________________________________

2016 Gala ReCap 

On August 26, 2016, Hands On held it's first annual Summer Splash! Gala. Nearly 600 adults enjoyed gourmet food & drink, dueling pirates, exciting raise the paddle & silent auction, live music & dancing under the stars.Thank you to our event co-chairs, Nancy Bean & Bob Heck.

With appreciation to all of our 2016 Sponsors

Summer Splash Donors 2017
Raise the Paddle Donors: Treehouse Exhibit

Thanks to our generous Raise the Paddle donors, we raised $107,000 toward the construction of a spectacular kid-sized Treehouse Exhibit high above the Outdoor Discovery Center with rope bridges, ladders, and secret hide houses. 

Proud Presenting Sponsor: 










Thank you to our 2016 Raise the Paddle Donors: 

Anonymous

Donald V. Rhodes & Nancy Beveridge

Stars Foundation

Bonbright Family Foundation

Jim & Gayle Phillips

Drew & Kylie Phillips

The Turner Family

Edie Harding & Dave Smith with the Gates Foundation

Mike Auderer, Olympia Construction 

Tim & Vonna Madeley

Jim & Bobbe Haley

Fisher Jurkovich Public Affairs

Jocelyn McCabe Public Relations LLC

Adam & Amanda Adrian

Ryan & Marie Anderson

Mike & Christine Brewer

Dr. Gordon & Rishi Dhanda

Rodney Joe & Barbara O’Keefe

Bob & Teresa Leech

Kirk Miller & Jacque Ellis

Jim & Diane Reus

Jay & Carla Rudd

Rem & Maria Sackmann

Alison Vega

Mark & Kathy Wagner

Grant Aaker & Jane Myung

Tim & Lori Boyd

David Bremer & Linda Villegas Bremer

Sonny & Kim Bridges

Richard & Jennifer Brotherton

Lee & Jen Creighton

Howard Goldberg & Marcia David

Mitch & Laura Dietz

Eric & Jen Foley

Marcia Fromhold 

Jason & Lisa Hicks

Craig & Amee Kiefer

David & Sonja Lundgren

Dan Michael & Billie Uhri

David & Connie Michener

Drake & Rosanne Nicholson

Dennis & Joan Peterson

Mick Phillips

Oscar & Barbara Soule

John Specht & Diana Wall

Mike Spilde & Cindi Holmstrom

Ed & Lasha Steinweg

Steve Swanson & Heidi Bray

Paul & Gail Taylor

Greg & Jeanne Tranum

Brandy & Maura Willie

Robin Zukoski & Keith Buchholz


Shelly Badger

Joe & Patty Belmonte

Laurie Berryman

Anthony & Nicolette Chavez

George & Marion Clark

Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty, Inc.

Kevin & Christy Conner

Ryan & Amy Cuoio

Mike & Courtney Drennon

Cheryl Duryea

Troels & Carina Engholm

Xadier & Marcelle Gonzalez

Brian & Stephanie Hacker

Kurt & Nicole Hatch

Denny & Paula Heck

Chris & Annie Johns

Kiley Juergens Wealth Management 

Damien & Stephanie Kolb

Merritt & Marsha T. Long

Chris & Lisa Lunde



Jamin & Amanda May

Calvin & Sheelah McGaughan

Tanya Mote

Bart & Connie Olson

Ned & Wendy Owens

Kim Peterson

Jeff Reiner & Susanne White

Mike Salvaggi

Delmy & Louis Santamarina

Gary Schneider & Nancy Snyder

David & Tracey Schmaltz

Sean & Marina Shaughnessy

Keith & Paula Stottlemyre

Sam & Jamie Thomassen

Don & Holly Wilder

Laura & Mike Willett

John & Karen Wilson

Mike & Roxanne Wittenberg

Morgan & Jennifer Ziegler

 

Greg & Cindy Aden

Jacob & Devin Alexander

Jason & Carrie Andrew

Jon & Linda Bryant

Ian & Natalie Child

Sam & Kristin Costello

Moira & Doey Davin

Stacey Folsom

Becky Gibson

Brian & Kelly Green

Dane & Jillian Henze

Jamie Jo Hiles

Patrick & Whitney Holm

Mort James

Roger & Laurie Jones

Brian & Brooke LaFave

Mellani McAleenan

Ashley Merrifield

Drew & Megan Mikkelsen

Jack & Lynette Ramsey

Fred & Sandra Romero

Van & Kristen Sawin

Ron & Vicki Slosson

Chris & Shauna Stewart

Frank Swinkey & Jan Shefferly

Wes & Brittany Taylor

Dennis & Leigh Thompson

Beth Wilder

Wayne Williams & Melanie Stewart

Christine Winkleman

     
     
Photos from past summer galas by LCS Photography: