More than $30,000 raised in “Oh, Christmas Tree!” Auction & Gala

We want to take a moment to say thank you, once again, to everyone who joined us for Saturday’s “Oh, Christmas Tree!” Auction & Gala to celebrate the holiday season with us and raise funds for the Hippodrome/Colony Historical Theatre Association and our performing arts programs. More than $15,000 was raised in the auction itself, which was then generously matched by Peoples Bank. If you couldn’t join us but would still like to make a year-end contribution, visit our website to learn how you can support the performing arts in historic downtown Marietta: https://peoplesbanktheatre.com/support/

Our thanks to the following individuals who supported the theatre with their auction purchase:

  • Kelly Cawley
  • Chuck Swaney
  • Rita & Andy Molvie
  • Bruce & Virginia Henthorne
  • Lou & Rita Stephan
  • Tatum & Shane Parmer
  • LeeAndra & Brad Smith
  • Mayor Joe Matthews
  • Jill & Mark Ruff
  • Cheyenne Oaks
  • Dan & Rita Stephan
  • Caroline & Brian Waller
  • Sheri Hess
  • Jean Barnes
  • Chuck Sulerzyski
  • Nadine & Jerry Kasick
  • Vickie & Dwight Ullman
  • Michelle Marra

Thanks also to Ullman Auction Service for donating their time and talents to the night’s auction.

This Year’s Trees & Wreaths

Peoples Bank Theatre and the Hippodrome/Colony Historical Theatre Association are grateful to the many organizations, businesses and individuals who have helped us deck the halls this year.

Trees this year were donated by:

  • Marietta College
  • City Auditor Sherri Hess
  • Hall Financial Advisors
  • Apex Feed & Supply True Value
  • Ely-Chapman Education Foundation
  • The Betsey Mills Club
  • Just A Jar Design Press
  • Boys & Girls Club of Washington County
  • Passiflora
  • Marie Mallory
  • Peoples Bank
  • City of Marietta Mayor’s Office
  • Hunt Brawley
  • Glenwood Community
  • Lynn Roberts and Lindsay Beck
  • Dan and Evy Bryant

Wreaths this year were donated by:

  • Dudley’s Florist
  • Dwight and Vicki Ullman
  • Marietta Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Parkersburg Pride
  • Copper Leaf Interior Design Studio
  • Marietta Dental Works – Dr. John Frye
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