Christmas in the Forest 2018 | Providence St Peter Foundation | Olympia Event Photographer

Christmas in the Forest 2018, is being held at the Red Lion Hotel in Olympia. Everyone is able to view the trees, wreaths and other goodies during the weekend after the gala event. This year you can see all the magic on December 1st and December 2nd. I believe admission is a $5 donation.

Here are some of the trees you will get to see:

Which is your favorite?

Crimson and Gold
9′ PRE-SOLD TREE
Sponsored by: Heritage Bank
Designed by: Karinn Reister, Lead Designer, and Ashley Branscomb, Kris Harrison, Zoe Harrison, Carlynn Koden, Deborah Larkin-Morgan, Alexandra Mowrey, and Amanda Wallace

Christmas in the Garden
10′ PRE-SOLD TREE
Sponsored by: Panorama
Designed by: Laurie Johnson and Mary Corso

Jingle Bell Time is a Swell Time
WREATH
LIVE AUCTION ITEM #2
Sponsored by: Clarus Eye Centre
Designed by: JoAnn Green

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
7.5′ AUCTION TREE
LIVE AUCTION ITEM #4
Sponsored by: Olympia Orthopaedic Associates
Designed by: Ellen Wood

Dressing Up Denim
WREATH
LIVE AUCTION ITEM #5
Sponsored by: Dr. James & Kathleen McDowell
Designed by: Cheryl Sparkuhl and Debbie LaFever

The Stars are Brightly Shining
7.5′ PRE-SOLD TREE
Sponsored by: Olympia Emergency Services
Designed by: Julie Heerlyn, Lead Designer, and Malloree Fontanilla, Kim Sherin, and Ashlynn Strode

Peppermint Twist
7.5′ AUCTION TREE
LIVE AUCTION ITEM #6
Sponsored by: Friends of the Forest
Designed by: JoAnn Green

A Few of My Favorite Things
WREATH
LIVE AUCTION ITEM #9
Sponsored by: Frost & Co.
Designed by: Amy Coates

Dreaming of a Farmhouse Christmas
7.5′ AUCTION TREE
LIVE AUCTION ITEM #20
Sponsored by: Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty
Designed by: Darla Krug and Cheryl Reeser

A Disney Christmas
9′ PRE-SOLD AFFINITY TREE
Sponsored by: The Stars Foundation of Thurston County
Designed by: Jacquelyn Stutzman

A Very Vintage Christmas Story
7.5′ PRE-SOLD TREE
Sponsored by: Olympic Dermatology & Laser Clinic, and Friends of the Forest
Designed by: Larissa Murtaugh

Timberrrrrr!
7.5′ PRE-SOLD TREE
Sponsored by: Olympia Sheet Metal
Designed by: Jayme McBride, Lead Designer, and Jennifer Nelson, Paula Leenstra, and Kris Watkins

Let Heaven and Nature Sing
9′ PRE-SOLD AFFINITY TREE
Sponsored by: WSDA Foundation, Cooper Moss Advanced Dentistry, Inc., and Friends of the Forest
Designed by: Pamela Tilson, Lead Designer, and Rachelle Alongi, and Alysha Myers

Rags to Riches
6.5′ RAFFLE TREE
Sponsored by: McKinney’s Appliance Center
Designed by: Monica Stutzman

Joy to the World 9′ PRE-SOLD TREE Sponsored by: Providence SW WA Leadership Team Designed by: Brenda Arend, Lead Designer, and Ellen Joss, Stephanie Pedigo, and Lauren Roberts

Ladybug Magic RAFFLE WREATH Sponsored by: McKinney’s Appliance Designed by: Tery Bodette and Connie Scheller

Dreaming of a Farmhouse Christmas 7.5′ AUCTION TREE LIVE AUCTION ITEM #20 Sponsored by: Coldwell Banker Evergreen Olympic Realty Designed by: Darla Krug and Cheryl Reeser

Icy Splendor WREATH LIVE AUCTION ITEM #18 Sponsored by: Caroline Manger Insurance Services Designed by: Tery Bodette and Connie Scheller

Christmas in the Galaxy 7.5′ PRE-SOLD TREE Sponsored by: Dr. Jim Kruidenier & Susan Bryant; Dr. Rodney Joe & Barbara O’Keefe; Dr. Bill and Johanna Mitchell; Dr. Jim & Diane Reus; Dr. Bruce Silverman & Dr. Courtney Nevitt; Dr. Mei Xie & Rob March; Drs. Mark & Kathy Wagner Designed by: Teri Cole, Lead Designer, and Lisa Alonzo, Jonathan Boyer, Tami Collins, Gaye Todd, and Julie Woods

Believe in the Magic 7.5′ AUCTION TREE LIVE AUCTION ITEM #16 Sponsored by: Peter & Kathy Fluetsch Designed by: Cindy Bertozzi Turco, Lead Designer, and Laura Morrison, Tricia Peterson, and Ann Willis

Sugarplum Forest WREATH LIVE AUCTION ITEM #14 Sponsored by: Port Blakely Designed by: Michelle Buenzli

In the Winter Garden VIGNETTE LIVE AUCTION ITEM #3 Designed by: Karinn Reister, Lead Designer, and Ashley Branscomb, Kris Harrison, Zoe Harrison, Carlynn Koden, Deborah Larkin-Morgan, Alexandra Mowrey, and Amanda Wallace

Catch the Christmas Spirit 7.5′ PRE-SOLD TREE Sponsored by: Olympia Anesthesia Associates Designed by: Caryn Kennemore, Lead Designer, and Lynda Dillard, Matthew Green, Janice Kennemore, and Kyle Kennemore

A Scottish Christmas Dream WREATH LIVE AUCTION ITEM #12 Sponsored by: Dr. John Brottem & Susan Hettinger, and Judy & Stephen Henderson Designed by: Plum Stark and Toni Brown

Woody’s Christmas Roundup 7.5′ AUCTION TREE LIVE AUCTION ITEM #11 Sponsored by: Andy Johnson & Co. Designed by: Dianna Nausley, Lead Designer, and Susan Clemen, Dawn Fletcher, Michelle Newlean, and Tina Vorse

It’s Time for Christmas 10′ PRE-SOLD TREE Sponsored by: Allwest Transportation Designed by: Karinn Reister, Lead Designer, and Ashley Branscomb, Kris Harrison, Zoe Harrison, Carlynn Koden, Deborah Larkin-Morgan, Alexandra Mowrey, and Amanda Wallace

Touring ‘Round VIGNETTE LIVE AUCTION ITEM #10 Designed by: Cindy Bertozzi Turco, Lead Designer, and Laura Morrison, Tricia Peterson, and Ann Willis

The North Pole VIGNETTE LIVE AUCTION ITEM #1 Designed by: Lorraine Hamilton, Lead Designer, and Nancy Bean, Jeff Hamilton, Ross Hamilton and Katie Hurley

A Home for the Holidays 9′ PRE-SOLD TREE Sponsored by: A collaboration of local veterinary clinics: Chambers Prairie Veterinary Hospital, Evergreen Veterinary Hospital, Hawks Prairie Veterinary Hospital, Healthy Pets Animal Hospital, L.L.C., Mountain View Veterinary Hospital, Scatter Creek Animal Clinic, South Bay Veterinary Hospital, and Steamboat Animal Hospital Designed by: Peggy Blegen, Lead Designer, and GP Bouyer, Kristen Blegen Bouyer, and Mark Blegen

More about the event:
“About Providence Christmas In The Forest
We are excited to be celebrating this event’s 31st anniversary this year! Over the past 30 years, Providence Christmas In The Forest has raised funds to support life-saving medical equipment, compassionate care, and Mission-driven programs. Providence Christmas In the Forest is Providence St. Peter Foundation’s largest fund-raising event, generating more than $10.9 million throughout its history.

Providence Christmas In The Forest 2018
Gala Dinner and Auction:
Friday, November 30 5:00 pm
Public Viewing:
Saturday, December 1 9 am – 5 pm
Sunday, December 2 9 am – 5 pm

Photos of Trees and Wreaths coming on Thursday, November 29.
Titles and descriptions of the 2018 trees and wreaths are uploaded to the Online Catalog. “

Share on: FacebookTwitterPinterest