All Events

March 2015

  • Fri 27
    Great Gatsby Charity Poker Tournament

    Don’t miss the 10th Annual Friends of Seattle Children’s Great Gatsby Charity Poker Tournament hosted by Marriott World Wide Business Council – Seattle. There will be a delicious dinner, great competition, prizes, a silent auction and Best Dressed contest.

    Date: Friday Mar 27, 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
    Location: Courtyard Bellevue Downtown Hotel, 11010 NE 8th St., Bellevue WA 98004
    Contact: Learn more and register at http://www.marriottcharity.com/PokerTournament.htm.
    Cost: Tickets are $75/person and include dinner.
  • Sat 28
    Bike Helmet Fitting and Giveaway

    Free bike helmets available for children at least 1 year old to age 18. One helmet per child. Wearers must be present and be fitted to receive a helmet. Quantities are limited. First come, first served. No appointments needed.

    Date: Saturday Mar 28, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Location: Renton Community Center, 1715 SE Maple Valley Hwy., Renton, WA 98057
    Contact: Learn more at http://MakeSureTheHelmetFits.org
    Cost: Free
  • Sat 28
    The Dance of Partnership: Why Do My Feet Hurt? Strengthening Your Parent–Provider Relationships

    Part of the "Families Together: A Forum for Learning and Sharing" series. A gathering of parents and caregivers of children with special health needs interested in gaining insight and skills for building effective working relationships with their children's providers. Featuring an interactive presentation led by Janice Fialka, LMSW, ACSW, renowned author and speaker on parent–professional partnerships, and small-group discussions to explore challenges and possibilities for building strong working partnerships. Forum is for adults only. Sponsored by Seattle Children's Family Advisory Council.

    Date: Saturday Mar 28, 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children's 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
    Contact: RSVP by March 23 by calling 206-987-4434 or emailing starla.smith@seattlechildrens.org. Space is limited.
    Cost: Free

April 2015

  • Fri 17
    91st Annual Seattle Children’s Garden Sale

    Shop for perennials, annuals, shrubs and trees and receive expert advice from Seattle Children’s groundskeepers. No cost to attend. Presented by the Laura Brigman Guild.

    Date: Friday Apr 17, 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
    Contact: For more information, call 206-987-2153 or email us at askus@seattlechildrens.org.
  • Sat 18
    Spring Gala

    The Desert Sun Guild will be holding their annual Spring Gala with silent and live auctions, pre-function music with a DJ for your dancing pleasure. Dinner and complimentary wine will be served.

    Date: Saturday Apr 18
    Location: Bookwalter Winery in the Barrel Room, Richland, WA
    Contact: 509.628.3044
    Cost: $75 per person
  • Sat 18
    91st Annual Seattle Children’s Garden Sale

    Shop for perennials, annuals, shrubs and trees and receive expert advice from Seattle Children’s groundskeepers. No cost to attend. Presented by the Laura Brigman Guild.

    Date: Saturday Apr 18, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
    Contact: For more information, call 206-987-2153 or email us at askus@seattlechildrens.org.
  • Sun 19
    91st Annual Seattle Children’s Garden Sale

    Shop for perennials, annuals, shrubs and trees and receive expert advice from Seattle Children’s groundskeepers. No cost to attend. Presented by the Laura Brigman Guild.

    Date: Sunday Apr 19, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Seattle Children’s 70th and Sand Point Administrative Building, 6901 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle
    Contact: For more information, call 206-987-2153 or email us at askus@seattlechildrens.org.

May 2015

  • Sat 2
    Heart Center Family Education Day

    This event is an educational and interactive day for current Heart Center patients 13 years or older. Join Heart Center staff for an opportunity to learn more about the care of congenital heart disease.

    Date: Saturday May 2, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children’s, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: Learn more at www.seattlechildrens.org/hcfamilyEdDay.
  • Fri 8
    Second Annual Nursing Research Symposium

    Learn practical approaches for getting started in nursing research from experts. Learn from Seattle Children’s nurses who are leading their own research studies. Featuring keynote speaker Kristen Swanson, PhD, FAAN, RN, dean of the College of Nursing at Seattle University and creator of the Swanson Theory of Caring. Lunch is provided. All are welcome.

    Date: Friday May 8, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Location: Wright Auditorium, Seattle Children's, Seattle, WA
    Contact: For more information and to register, please visit http://www.seattlechildrens.org/healthcare-professionals/education/outreach/.
  • Thu 14
    CCTR Science Day

    Please save the date for the Center for Clinical and Translational Research’s fifth annual CCTR Science Day! This special event brings together center members to celebrate clinical and translational research and to encourage collaborations.

    Keynote Speaker: Phillip Tarr, MD
    Director, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
    Melvin E. Carnahan Professor of Pediatrics
    Professor of Molecular Microbiology
    Washington University School of Medicine

    Special Presentation: Bonnie Ramsey, MD
    Director, Center for Clinical and Translational Research
    Seattle Children’s
    Professor of Pediatrics, UW School of Medicine

    Date: Thursday May 14, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 NE 41st Street, Seattle, WA 98105
    Contact: cctr@seattlechildrens.org