A weekly listing of benefits and other special events.
Oct. 29-Nov. 4
Kids helping kids luncheon
FRI Benefit for the Moyer Foundation. Craig Kielburger is guest speaker, registration required. Noon, Westin Hotel, 1900 Fifth Ave., Seattle; $150 suggested donation (206-298-1217 or www.moyerfoundation.org).
Camp Fire USA benefit
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FRI Luncheon includes four auctions with proceeds going to local youth, registration required. 5:30 p.m., Sheraton Seattle Hotel, 1400 Sixth Ave., Seattle; $150 (206-461-8550, ext. 231, or www.campfire-usa.org).
Mad Hatter Tea Party
SAT Event includes a hat design contest and luncheon to benefit Parent Trust for Washington Children, registration required. 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Red Lion Hotel, 1415 Fifth Ave., Seattle; $15-$65 (206-233-0156, ext. 226).
Making every breath count
SAT Gala and auction for the American Lung Association of Washington. Meeghan Black is emcee, registration required. 6:30 p.m., Bell Harbor International Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way (Pier 66), Seattle; $150 (206-441-5100 or www.alaw.org/gala).
Kindering Center auction and gala
SAT Event to benefit this organization that helps infants and children with special needs, registration required. 6:30-11 p.m., Grand Hyatt, 721 Pine St., Seattle; $150-$300 (425-653-4321 or www.kindering.org).
Northwest Folklife benefit auction
SAT Features a cultural program and entertainment to raise money for the 2007 Northwest Folklife Festival, registration required. 5:30-9:30 p.m., Fisher Pavilion (Seattle Center), 305 Harrison St., Seattle; $65 (206-684-7300).
Plan ahead Soaring Dragon celebration
SUN Dinner and auction of art, travel and cultural items; proceeds benefit the Seattle Chinese Garden, registration required. 4-8 p.m., Bell Harbor International Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way (Pier 66), Seattle; $150 (206-282-8040 or www.seattlechinesegarden.org).
Kirkland PACE Race
SUN Event to raise awareness for prostate cancer. Activities include a 5K run or walk, one-mile fitness walk, kids’ activities and post party, registration required. 7 a.m. registration start, 9 a.m. race start, Marina Park, 25 Lakeshore Plaza, Kirkland; $15-$30 (www.pacerace.org).
Calendar items can be faxed, 206-464-2239, mailed to Christopher Taylor, Benefits Calendar, P.O. Box 70, Seattle, WA 98111, or e-mailed to email@example.com. Deadline is three weeks before publication.