All Events

January 2018

  • Sat 20
    Fred Meyer Teddy Bear Toss

    The annual Fred Meyer Teddy Bear Toss is a favorite tradition during the Seattle Thunderbirds season. Fans will throw hundreds of bears and stuffed toys on the ice when the Thunderbirds score their first goal! Bears are donated by Fred Meyer and sold for $5 each before the game. All funds raised through bear sales benefit uncompensated care. Come early to see the check presentation on the ice. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; game begins at 7.

    Date: Saturday Jan. 20
    Location: ShoWare Center, 625 W James St., Kent, WA 98032
    Contact: Buy tickets at

February 2018

  • Sat 10
    Guild Association New Member Open House

    Join Seattle Children’s Guild Association for this fun new-member gathering and complimentary breakfast. Learn more about hospital initiatives from featured speaker Dr. Doug Hawkins, and meet Guild Association trustees and staff. There is an optional tour at noon.

    Date: Saturday Feb. 10, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s Main Campus, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: To register, email
  • Sat 10
    Play for Children's

    Have fun with the Friends Helping Friends Guild and enjoy food, drinks, a silent and live auction and carnival games. $100 per person.

    Date: Saturday Feb. 10, 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
    Location: The Landing at Tyee, 3229 Fairview Ave E., Suite 100, Seattle, WA 98102
    Contact: For more information, visit
  • Sun 11
    For the Love of Children's Fun Run and Walk 5K

    Please join the Allen-Miller Guild as they host their annual Valentine's Day Theme 5K Run/Walk, which will include a Valentine's basket to the winner!

    Date: Sunday Feb. 11, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Whiskey Gulch Coffee Co., 2065 Bay St., Port Orchard, WA 98366
    Contact: RSVP at
  • Sat 17
    11th Annual Seattle University Dance Marathon

    It’s time to show off your dance moves and support Seattle Children’s Strong Against Cancer initiative and uncompensated care.

    Date: Saturday Feb. 17, 10:00 a.m. to Sunday, Feb. 18, 2:00 a.m.
    Location: Campion Ballroom, Seattle University, 914 E Jefferson St., Seattle, WA 98122
    Contact: Register online at
    Cost: $11 per person
  • Sat 17
    Type One Teens - a workshop for 15-18 year olds with Type 1 Diabetes

    A fun and informal workshop for high schoolers (15 to 18 years old) living with diabetes, facilitated by two diabetes social workers. Topics include:

    • Talking to friends and classmates about diabetes
    • Coping with the ups and downs of diabetes
    • Making room for diabetes care in sports, activities, and hobbies
    • Family communication
    • Driving, social life, college and transition

    Space is limited (a maximum of 12 spaces available) for all workshop dates. Please ensure that you RSVP at least two weeks prior to the listed date.

    At this time, this workshop can only be offered to patients seen at Seattle Children’s Hospital clinics.

    Read the flyer (PDF).

    Date: Saturday Feb. 17, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's Hospital Main Campus, Small Dining Room 1 - Ocean Level 7, 4900 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA, 98105
    Contact: Please email Julie Schliebner, LICSW at for more information.
  • Sat 24
    Chili Cook-Off

    Bring a hearty appetite and your guild's best chili to the 3 Rivers Guild's 2018 chili cook-off competition! $30 per person will get you all you can eat chili with all the fixins, which includes wine/beer/soft drinks and entertainment by the outstanding musician Juan Fonseca and a line-dancing instructor!

    Date: Saturday Feb. 24, 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
    Location: Sunset Gardens Event Center, 915 By-Pass Highway, Richland, WA 99352
    Contact: Please contact Marnie Vitt, 509-460-9854, for more information.
    Cost: $30 per person

March 2018

  • Sat 3
    Free Safe Firearm Storage Giveaway Event

    Gun Safety

    Come learn about the importance of safe firearm storage and get a free lock box or trigger lock, with hands-on training on proper use. Supplies are limited. First come, first served. One free lock box or trigger lock per person (maximum two items per household). Must be present to receive free item. Recipient must be 18 or older. No ID required. 

    To learn more, visit:

    Date: Saturday March 3, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Sportsman’s Warehouse, 9577 Ridgetop Blvd NW, Silverdale, WA, 98383
    Contact: For more information, email
  • Sat 10
    Team Eligh's 5th Annual Chili Cook-Off

    Chili Entry: $15/per pot of Chili. Admission: $7 (includes tasting and judging). Come join us for tons of fun, raffles, and lots of amazing items to bid on in our silent auction!

    Date: Saturday March 10, 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    Location: Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Avenue, Edmonds, WA, 98020
    Contact: Jeff (425) 361-3881 or Tracy Hoffmann (425) 248-0587,
  • Tue 13
    Benton–Franklin Regional Outreach Meeting

    Join us for informative programs and an opportunity to socialize with guild members from Benton and Franklin Counties. Officer meeting at 5 p.m. is followed by the program at 6.

    Date: Tuesday March 13, 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    Location: Zintel Creek Golf Club, formerly Tri-City Golf and Country Club, 314 N Underwood St., Kennewick, WA 99336