Imagine Auction & Gala 2014

Imagine Gala

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Save the Date!

Saturday, October 19, 2019

AMERISTAR CASINO

More details to come!!

 

 

Thanks to the incredible generosity of our supporters, our 5th annual Imagine Gala & Auction raised  $125,425 to support the Library's critical literacy programs including Ready to Read, Take 20 and Read, Library to You, Storybook Walk and facility improvements. We are especially excited about the Fund A Need appeal for this year that raised $45,203 and will help deploy the very first Interactive Early Literacy Space for the Library!

250 guests and volunteers joined us for a Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe themed celebration complete with Jadis the White Witch, Mr. Tumnus, the Pevensie children and many of their friends. What a wonderful night for the Library Foundation, our sponsors, donors and supporters!

Click HERE to enjoy a glimpse of the evening's photos!

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Here is also the video that we shared at the event.

Courtesy of Big Sky Creative Media

Thank you to our amazing sponsors!!!

Annual Giving Appeal
 
This year the Library Foundation’s specific Fund A Need campaign is to raise money to support future interactive early literacy spaces in our libraries. These spaces are not just for literacy development, but also encourage social and emotional growth for the youngest members of our community.
 

 

 

 

Honorary Chairs

Carolyn Hughes

Justine Riggs

 

Host Committee

Shelly and Will Clark

Lisa and Keith Colley

Molly and Tom Dempsey

Andrea and Greg Gettman

Barb and Chris Griffith

Michael Leigh Harbour and George Black

Laura Helling and Rick Oloteo

Tania and Alderman William Hillmer

Laura and Jason Kuhl

Amanda and Travis Luebbehusen

Dr. Beth Perez

Kristen and Rich Polchinski

Heather and Doug Raines

Linda and Edgardo Sanchez

Laurie St. Laurent and Kurt Johnson

Danielle and Nathan Tormala

Jen and Blake Wyatt

 

 

 

Gala Committee

Jan Bardon

Erin Carnes

Jennifer Compton

Kathy Dougherty

Tania Hillmer

Carolyn Hughes

Nicole Kozma

Erica Land

Brian Linden

Amanda Luebbehusen

Martha Mazzola

Sara Nielsen

Kristen Polchinski

Justine Riggs

Kristie Scheidegger

 

Library Director & CEO

Jason Kuhl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Library Foundation Board of Directors

Kim Caulfield

Rebecca Cody

Molly Dempsey

Kathy Dougherty

Jim Dreyer

Dianne Garrison

Greg Gettman

Tania Hillmer

Nicole Kozma

Tammi Kneib

Liz MacDonald

Steve McKinstry

Heidi Meister

Dr. Beth Perez

Mary Reese

Debbie Rutsch

Victoria Schmitt Babb

Dr. Danielle Tormala

Blake Wyatt

 

Library Director of Development

Erica Land