Donor & Friend Appreciation Event ~ Saturday March 16, 2024

Dear Friends,
In appreciation of
your friendship and loyal support, the
Lelooska Foundation
cordially invites you and your guests
to experience a special event
Saturday, March 16, 2024
at the Lelooska Cultural Center
165 Merwin Village Road, Ariel, WA
Events begin at 4:30 pm and continue into the evening
4:30-7:00 pm Reception and Refreshments
Special Exhibits & Presentation
Lelooska Museum
4:30-7:00 pm Silent Auction
Gathering Hall
7:00 pm Special Masked Dance Performance
Ceremonial House
Dessert & Auction Distribution Following Performance
Lelooska Museum
Your seats will be held under your name, once we receive your response.
All auction proceeds benefit the Lelooska Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)3 organization.

Reservations are required,

save your seats here

Click the link HERE to the Virtual Auction! Click the button below to download the form to bid as an Absentee in the Silent Auction. Please fill out and return to by 10:AM on Saturday before the Auction starts.

We have several high-risk individuals in our community. If you are feeling ill or have been exposed to any illness, we ask that you please join us another time instead. We appreciate your cooperation and kindness in this matter. 

Help Needed – Lelooska Work Party – 11am-3pm on Saturday March 2nd TO BE RESCHEDULED DUE TO DEATH OF CLOSE FAMILY FRIEND — New date: Saturday March 9th!! 11am-3pm

Join us at 165 Merwin Village Road, Ariel, WA, as we work to prepare the grounds for the fall program season. Snacks will be provided. Individuals, families, and groups welcome! If you think you can come, give us a call at 360-225-9522 or email to let us know.

Port of Kalama Totem Pole Rededication – Sunday Feb. 18 at 2pm

Join us at the Port of Kalama Marine Park, in the Mountain Timber Market, for the rededication of their restored totem pole.

Click here for the Port of Kalama newsletter that tells about the event.

Click here to read TDN article and see photographs of the pole being restored.

Coming Soon – Blanket Makers Gathering

Stay tuned for information about upcoming Blanket Makers Gatherings. These events will be where you can come help sew/mend button blankets with us, work on new blankets, and work on your own. If you are a Native person needing help designing and laying out your own button blanket, please join us!

Coming Soon – Lewis River Valley History Nights!

Together with the Woodland Historical Society and the Hulda Klager Lilac Garden, we are planning some wonderful learning and sharing events. Please check back soon for more details.

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