Service Auction Events
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E101 Celebrate Groundhog’s Day a day early at the End of Garden dinner held by the Leonards and the Hamiltons on February 1, 2020! 6:30 PM.$30/person, 16 person limit.
E102 The Mushroom Hunt is back! Saturday, May 11. 8:30 a–meet at the Hamiltons for carpooling. A great family event. Adults $25, kids $5, dogs free. A Palouse spring tradition. Will there be mushrooms? Will we find them? Will we have fun looking for them? Of course! Sumptuous lunch provided around a campfire in the woods. No limit
E103 Tomato Tasting Brunch Sunday, September 15, noon at the Hamiltons. Taste dozens of varieties of heirloom tomatoes grown on the Palouse by tomato expert Joel Hamilton. Try many different delicious tomato dishes! Visit the dessert bar for many traditional treats! Enjoy a beautiful Palouse summer day on the deck. Adults $25,kids $10. No limit
E104 Smitten Kitchen Lunch offered by Nancy Nelson — Have you heard about Deb Perelman and her “fearless cooking from an NYC kitchen”? Nancy wants to share her unfuzzy recipes and ecstatic flavors with you. Come to lunch the day after the service auction, Saturday, April 13 at noon. The menu will include a variety of things to taste made with vegetables, grains and eggs (no meat). Kids interested in tasting new foods are especially welcome. 10 spaces. $20 each.
E105 Smitten Kitchen (Vegetarian) Supper– Offered by Nancy Nelson. She loves Deb Perelman’s straightforward recipes and ecstatic approach to flavor and wants to share them with you. Come to supper on May 4 at 6 p.m. (check out smittenkitchen.com for information and inspiration) 6 available spaces. $20 each.
E106 When have you dined last with a white table cloth, real sterling silverware and crystal glasses? On July 21, Elisabeth Berlinger will serve a European based multi course dinner for 6. $ 40 each.
E107 Enjoy a Mexican dinner in Elisabeth Berlinger’s garden on July 28. 12 people max, $30 each.
E108 Sara and John Holup offers their annual fish dinner, featuring locally caught fish, by the host. here will be wine and homemade desserts and a full dinner. Saturday June 15, for 8 guests, @ $28.00 each.
E109 Party at Pam Arborgreen’s. Homemade pizza, dessert and wines. Card tables set up for Hand And Foot Games. We can play singles or doubles. 11 people. Min age is 14 yrs. No prior experience necessary. Value: Unimaginable. June 10. 6pm to 10 pm. $10/person.
E110 Your Turn Slide Show. You sat through Margaret Dibble’s slides, now let’s see yours. Bring 10 of your best slides, the old fashioned kind. I will provide the projector and dessert. Sunday Oct 13, 2019, 6:30 pm.
Note: You do not have to have come to one of my slide shows to sign up.
E111 Dark Chocolate Tasting with Wine and Dessert offered by the Webbs. Here’s your chance to learn a bit of history about chocolate, sample and rate multiple varieties of dark chocolate, try some wine pairings, and have dessert (even more chocolate, who knows?) May 17: 12 guests $15 per person.
E112 Games on the Deck: Join the Faunces for games, wine and dessert on the deck. Sunday August 25th 6:30 pm. Limit 12 people, $15 per person or $25 per couple.
E113 An evening with wine, dessert, slides and poems from the sabbatical of Elizabeth Stevens. (tentatively September 20) at the UUCP. Adults $10; Family $15. No limit.
Two sessions 9:00am-1:00pm or 1:30-4:30pm. All materials supplied.Open to beginners or people with experience who don’t have their own supplies or just like company while making eggs. I might combine the classes depending on how many sign up. $15person/$25 family. Children are welcome but must be with a parent or other responsible adult as the process involves, open flames, hot wax and poisonous dyes.
Viking Cruise, summer of 2018, from Budapest to Nuremberg, plus the Czech Republic. Includes Vienna, Salzburg, Prague, and much more! Tidbits of history and special dessert, tea and coffee provided. Friday, June 7th. 6 guest limit/ $10 per person.
E124 Enjoy Norway and Lappland, pictures and dessert with the DeTemples; December 7, $12/person. Max: 10 folks.
E125 A unique TOMATO-PICKING ADVENTURE: afternoon of September 29 at the Godchaux/Bonnichsen’s. WEATHER Alternative: TBA. Light refreshments and fruit juice, beer, whatever, offered.