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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History presents the


The 18th annual Mission Creek Gala – An Exclusive Entomological Experience!
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Fleischmann Auditorium
2559 Puesta del Sol
Cocktail Attire

 

Cocktail hour begins at 5:30 PM with the Beauty and the Beast Raffle. Purchase the chance to win a beautiful diamond and sterling silver bangle designed by Tuan Truong of Truong & Co. Jewelers or the opportunity to NAME a newly discovered species of beetle

An elegant dinner in the Auditorium follows with entertainment, a short program, and the occasion to support nature and science programming for schoolchildren.
 

2017 Gala Committee

Stacey Byers, ChairCarolyn Chandler Hanna DreierSheri EckmannVenesa FacianeElisabeth Fowler Caroline Grange Tamara Jensen Emily Jones Bobbie Kinnear Patty MacFarlane Meridith Moore Nanette Nevins Susan Parker Kimi Rice Pam Valeski

President & CEO Luke J. Swetland
 

Sponsorship & Ticket Information
 

TABLEAU SPONSOR  $20,000

- Exclusive table for six (6) guests in a specially-designed alcove

- Private server

- Champagne toast

- Museum Honorary Patron memberships for guests

- Dinner for ten (10) in the NEW Butterfly Pavilion (opening June 2018)

 

TABLEAU SPONSOR  $10,000

- Exclusive table for six (6) guests in a specially-designed alcove

- Private server

- Champagne toast

- Museum Honorary Patron memberships for guests

 

BENEFACTOR SPONSOR  $10,000

- Table for ten (10) guests

- Private wait staff

- Champagne toast

- Museum Honorary Patron memberships for guests

 

TABLE SPONSOR  $5,000

- Table for ten (10) guests

- Museum memberships for guests

 

PATRON SPONSOR   $1,500

- Two (2) event tickets

 

BUTTERFLY DINNER  $10,000

In lieu of a Live Auction, you have the opportunity to purchase a gourmet dinner for ten guests in the NEW Butterfly Pavilion (OPENING June 2018). Customized to your taste by our Museum special event manager Meridith Moore.

 

TICKETS  $300


For more information contact Director of Development Caroline Grange at 805.682.4711ext. 109 or cgrange@sbnature2.org.

 


Initiated in 2000, the annual Mission Creek Gala is a festive evening to celebrate the work of the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and generate support for its scientific and educational mission of inspiring a passion for the natural world.

The Mission Creek Gala sustains the Museum's outstanding education program which touches the lives of 20,000 school children each year through school tours, classes, storytelling, camps, the Nature Collection lending library, and outreach at the Mission Canyon campus and Sea Center.
 

Thank you to our business sponsors and partners for
contributing toward making the 2017 a success!

Union Bank

Montecito Bank & Trust

Village Properties

Schacht Aslani Architects

Bryant & Sons

Price Postel & Parma

Van Atta Associates

Au Bon Climat

Bugible

duo catering

Joy Full Events

Qupe

SMI Concepts

S.R. Hogue & Company

Town & Country

Truong & Co. Jewelers

 

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