A Grand Christmas Party

It was another grand SBE Chapter 16 Christmas party December 14 at Ivar’s Salmon House in Seattle.
The social hour began at 5:30 pm with an open bar compliments of Hatfield and Dawson Engineers.
At 6:45, Chapter Chairman Dave Ratener called a short business meeting to order, with brief reports from Program Chairman Ryan Phillips, and Treasurer Mike Brooks.
Delightful Christmas carols contributed to the festive atmosphere from “The Dickens Carolers.”
The buffet service began about 7:00 pm with a lighter fare this year consisting of Clam Chowder, Chicken Satay, Flank Steak Satay, Salmon Skewers, Parmesan Stuffed Mushrooms, Italian Bruschetta, Pancetta/Gorgonzola Flatbread, and Side of Chilled Salmon. The dessert menu included
The gala gift drawing followed the buffet with the Grand Prize of a four-night stay for up to 12 people at Brody’s Place in Ocean Shores. Other gift contributors and sponsors included Tieline, Nautel, Broadcast Tools, The Radio Historian, Innovonics, BSW, Vetco, Black Magic Design, SCMS, Wheatstone, GatesAir, Broadcasters General Store, RF Specialties of Washington, and ERI.
Winner of the Grand Prize was SBE Senior Member Jim Dalke.
The photo gallery is courtesy of Chapter 16 Photographer Allan Freedman.