All Events

April 2017

  • Mon 24
    Tantrums, Defiance and Yelling, Oh My! Three Simple Steps for Managing Tough Moments With Little Kids

    Speaker: Tracy Cutchlow, author of Zero to Five: 70 Essential Parenting Tips Based on Science

    Your kid doesn’t listen. Bedtime takes forever. You’re tired of yelling. What can you do? Typical discipline techniques don’t work in the long term. Learn a perspective-shifting method you can use, in any situation, to avoid power struggles, build your child’s self confidence, and stay calm.

    Date: Monday April 24, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Cost: Free
  • Fri 28
    Clark and Companies Showroom and YogaFamily Grand Opening

    Stop by this multi-functional event to celebrate the grand opening of the YogaFamily Studio, visit Clark and Companies’ first showroom and donate to Seattle Children’s! Visitors are encouraged to donate as they browse the showroom. 100% of donations benefits the hospital.

    Date: Friday April 28, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    Contact: For more information, visit http://s.coop/25u9q.
  • Sat 29
    Get Up and Go 5K Pajama Fun Run and Kids Dash

    Stay in your PJs for this fun run sponsored by the Sheridan Guild for a 5K and 1K “short dash” to benefit uncompensated care.

    Date: Saturday April 29, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Location: Lake Forest Park
    Contact: https://localraces.com/getupandgo5k/get-up-and-go-5k
    Cost: $25 per person; $30 after Feb. 10.
  • Sat 29
    Hansje Brinker’s Dutch King’s Day

    Find your orange gear and get ready to join us for one of our favorite fundraising events of the year. We will have Dutch children’s games, a silent auction, a flea market, a puppet show, Dutch food, beer and music! Bring your friends and family and show your support for Seattle Children’s Hospital.

    Date: Saturday April 29, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    Location: Brightwater Community Center, 22505 State Route 9 SE, Woodinville, WA 98072
    Contact: https://hansjebrinkerguild.wordpress.com/2017/03/08/dutch-kings-day/
    Cost: Adults: $10 prepay, $12 at the door. Youth: $5 prepay, $7 at the door. Children under 5 are free. Entry includes games and entertainment for the children. Concessions are available for purchase.
  • Sat 29
    Jean Thompson Guild’s 35th Annual Fundraiser, Plus Auction Event “Flappers and Fellas”

    Flappers and fellas… please join the Jean Thompson Guild with your roaring support for Seattle Children’s Hospital! Please help us bring some relief toward the financial burden families are facing on a daily basis at Seattle Children’s by joining us at our annual benefit and auction in Roaring ’20s fashion. Our guild has been raising funds for Seattle Children’s for more than 30 years. Please join us for our 11th annual auction event. You’ll enjoy our live and silent auctions, raffle prizes, games, dinner, drinks and a touching experience as our VIP guest Lauren Kinney and her family share their experiences at the hospital. We will have all this fun while helping the families and patients at Seattle Children’s Hospital! Proceeds from this event will benefit uncompensated care. Costumes are not required, but encouraged to add to the fun!

    Date: Saturday April 29, 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
    Location: St. Joseph Center, 215 N 15th St., Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    Contact: jeanthompsonguild@gmail.com, http://bpt.me/event/2822116
    Cost: $50–$450
  • Sun 30
    Free Bike Helmet Fitting and Giveaway

    The Kohl’s Helmet Safety Program at Seattle Children’s Hospital is hosting a free bike helmet fitting and giveaway on April 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Lynnwood. Must be 1 to 18 years old to receive a helmet. Wearer must be present and fitted. Supplies are limited.

    Date: Sunday April 30, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Lynnwood Kohl's Store, 18405 Alderwood Mall Pkwy., Lynnwood, WA 98037

May 2017

  • Thu 4
    Seattle Children’s Mental Wellness Fair

    Seattle Children’s Mental Wellness Fair is open to all Seattle Children’s staff, families and community members. This free event brings our community together to tackle the stigma of mental health and learn about the importance of mental wellness. Come enjoy live music, poetry readings, yoga, wellness booths, light refreshments and activities for all ages.

    Meet experts and get information on a variety of topics from organizations including Asian Counseling and Referral Services, Consejo Counseling and Referral Service, Guided Pathways, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Prevention WINS (youth substance abuse prevention), Sail Sandpoint, Seattle Mama Doc and a variety of Seattle Children’s clinics and programs including Child Life, Employee Wellness, Gender Clinic, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine and Spiritual Care.

    Date: Thursday May 4, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Ocean Cafeteria (Level 7), Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: Email Melanie.Lowry@seattlechildrens.org. Can't attend? Share your commitment to #MentalWellness at http://facebook.com/seattlechildrens, http://twitter.com/seattlechildren or http://instagram.com/seattlechildrens.
  • Fri 5
    Art à la Carte Luncheon

    Join the Preston Kuppe Guild for this celebration of spring and art; bid in silent and live auctions for works by local artists.

    Date: Friday May 5
    Location: The Golf Club at Newcastle
    Contact: 206-399-0250
    Cost: $60 per person
  • Sat 6
    Seattle University Dance Marathon Guild’s 3rd Annual Color Me a Miracle 5K

    Come join us for our 3rd Annual Color Me a Miracle 5K this year, in conjunction with Seattle University’s Grand Reunion Weekend! Start off your morning with breakfast and coffee before running or walking for the kids at Seattle Children’s Hospital. Our Miracle Kids will be cheering you on from start to finish with orange and blue paint! Get the chance to meet and spend time with our Miracle Families as they cheer you on and paint your T-shirt along the way. This year we will be partnering with the Seattle University Alumni Association in conjunction with Grand Reunion Weekend for a day of fun. Proceeds will be donated to Seattle Children’s Hospital and light refreshments will be provided. All ages and ability levels are welcome.

    Date: Saturday May 6, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle University Student Center, 901 12th Ave., Seattle, WA 98122
    Contact: https://runsignup.com/Race/WA/Seattle/ColorMeAMiracle5K?ordering
  • Sat 6
    Bubble Bash Auction & Dinner

    There is nothing better than putting a smile on a child’s face, and we hope to do that with just a few bubbles! Alpha Delta Phi Fraternity of the University of Washington will be hosting a Bubble Bash Auction in order to raise money for the Stanley Stamm Summer Camp. We are actively looking for donations to this event in the form of auction items, sponsorships, and cash donations.

    Date: Saturday May 6, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Program Center (The Mountaineers), 7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, Wash. 98115
    Contact: Eli Berquist, eberq@uw.edu
    Cost: $45-55