Tickets still available for Hard Hats & High Heels benefit
Peninsula Daily News
Print This | Email This
Most Popular this week
Invasion of the blue 'sailors' — jellyfish-like creatures Velella velella pile up on Peninsula beaches
Take a walk today on the bottom of a former lake: Treasures seen in tour of lands once inundated by Elwha Dam
RSVPs are requested by Monday.
A “Take a Demolition Swing” wine and cheese pre-dinner event is set for 4:30 p.m. at the Captain Joseph House, 1108 S. Oak St.
For $25, attendees can “take a swing” to help knock down walls and continue renovations of the site.
The black-tie-optional event, with dinner, music, live auction and raffle, will be held in O’Donnell Hall at Queen of Angels Catholic Church, 209 W. 11th St.
Raffle items will include breakfast and lunch certificates to area restaurants, a travel cooler filled with picnic supplies and a blown-glass red, white and blue hummingbird from Port Angeles glass artist Paul LaBrie.
“There will probably be 25 total raffle items,” said Betsy Reed Schultz, organizer of the event and founder of the Captain Joseph House.
A cocktail period with music from The Cat’s Meow jazz band will run from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Dinner, catered by Michael’s Seafood & Steakhouse, will begin at 6:15 p.m.
Entree choices are sea halibut and sirloin or vegetable lasagna smontare.
Individual tickets are $85, military tickets are $75, 10-seat corporate tables are $1,100, and eight-seat tables are $930.
Gold Star-presenting sponsors are the Jack and Teri Harmon family, with D.A. Davidson and Co. serving as Medal of Honor sponsors.
The house is envisioned by Schultz of Port Angeles as a place of healing and relaxation for families of fallen military men and women.
It is named for Schultz’s son, Army Capt. Joseph Schultz, who was killed in action in Afghanistan on May 29, 2011.
Phone Schultz at 360-460-7848 or visit www.Facebook.com/CaptainJosephHouse.
Last modified: March 26. 2013 5:52PM