Benefit Saturday supports family of 4-year-old with leukemia


BELLINGHAM - A benefit featuring entertainment and a silent auction will be held Saturday, Aug. 17, to support a Bellingham family whose 4-year-old boy is undergoing treatment for leukemia.

The benefit for Neilan Hart, son of Margaret and Trevor Hart, will start at 5 p.m. at SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention, 1312 Bay St. Admission is by donation.

Entertainment includes the Winslow family dancers, musician Dylan Burr, one-armed juggler Jason Quick, and musicians Stephen Connella, Benjie Howard and Gentri Watson.

There also will be face painting, refreshments, and a photo booth with superhero dress-up items.

Online donations can be made at Donations by check can be made at Whatcom Educational Credit Union. Make out check to "Grace Dexter-Jones for Neilan Hart," account No. 141263.

Reach DEAN KAHN at or call 715-2291.

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