A weekly listing of benefits and other special events.

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Nov. 26-Dec. 2

O’ Christmas Trees

MON Elegantly designed Christmas trees are auctioned, with proceeds benefiting Providence Health and Services Senior and Community Services. Open-house event also features a Dale Chihuly glass tree and live entertainment; registration required. 3-8 p.m., Westin Hotel, 900 Fifth Ave., Seattle; free (206-938-1998 or www.providence.org/otrees).

Punk-rock yoga

TUE All-levels class with proceeds going to Youth Care, which serves local at-risk youth and the homeless, registration required. 6:30 p.m., Home Alive, 1415 10th Ave., Seattle; $10 (www.punkrockyoga.com).

Long Live the Kings dinner

THU Benefit for this organization that restores wild salmon and supports sustainable fisheries, registration required. 6:30-9 p.m., Washington Athletic Club, 1325 Sixth Ave., Seattle; $100 (206-382-9555 or www.lltk.org).

Winter dreams

FRI Gala with auction, dinner and live entertainment to benefit Corner of Love Ministries, registration required. 1 p.m. (silent auction), 7 p.m. (dinner), Spirit of Washington Event Center, 233 Burnett Ave. S., Renton; $100 (425-413-0537 or www.corneroflove.org).

World AIDS Day luncheon

FRI Benefit for Multifaith Works and its work for people living with AIDS, MS or other life-threatening illnesses, registration required. noon, Westin Hotel, 1900 Fifth Ave., Seattle; free, donations accepted (206-324-1520, ext. 229, or www.multifaith.org).

Evening for Erin

SAT Live and silent auction to benefit the Moyer Foundation and its Camp Erin bereavement camps for children, registration required. 5:30-9 p.m., Chihuly Boathouse (Lake Union), 509 N.E. Northlake Way, Seattle; $500 (206-298-1217 or www.moyerfoundation.org).

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Det & Mari’s Holiday Cruise

DEC 3 A family holiday cruise with silent auction, live entertainment and Santa. Proceeds go to the Detlef Schrempf Foundation for its work with local children’s charities. registration required, 1-4 p.m., Royal Argosy (Pier 56), 1201 Alaskan Way, Seattle; $75 (206-464-0826 or www.detlef.com).

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 benefitscalendar@seattletimes.com. Deadline is three weeks before publication.