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Auction features Grant Watts student art

Three silent auctions, one live auction, to be held April 16 for Grant Watts Parent Organization benefit

SPOTLIGHT PHOTO: NICOLE THILL - Students from Grant Watts Elementary School display a variety of handmade goods that will be up for bid at the 20th annual Grant Watts Annual Spring Auction fundraiser.The 20th annual Grant Watts Annual Spring Auction fundraiser will be held Saturday, April 16, starting at 4 p.m.

The Monopoly-themed event will feature three silent auctions, one dessert auction and dinner provided by Olive Garden. A live auction will be held at 7 p.m. for a Great Wolf Lodge resort package.

Students in kindergarten through third grade created art projects with their classes to be auctioned and sold at the fundraiser. The fundraiser is hosted by the Grant Watts Parent Organization, which works for the benefit of Grant Watts Elementary School. Artwork includes a hand-painted umbrella, a quilt, photo books, Oregon-shaped thumbprint paintings and more.