Silent Auction Open In Advance Of Sunday’s ‘Taste Of Knowledge’ Event At Fuller Lodge


The online silent auction for the LAPS Foundation’s Taste of Knowledge event is now live! More than 30 silent auction items were generously donated by local businesses, organizations and community members. Even those not attending the event can place their bids on auction items at (click on Register to Participate). The auction will close at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17.

Taste of Knowledge is a fundraiser for the Los Alamos Public Schools. Proceeds will benefit teachers, staff, students and facilities. There are still a few remaining tickets available for the event which is at Fuller Lodge this Sunday, Sept. 17 from 4-7pm.  

An incredible menu themed after the Manhattan Project era will be included by Pig + Fig Café with six dining stations including: Assorted Deviled Eggs—classic, candied bacon, lemon-chive; Finger Sandwiches—smoked salmon, cucumber and cream cheese, pimento cheese, chicken salad; Shrimp Cocktail Bar—chilled boiled shrimp with traditional accompaniments, cocktail sauce, remoulade sauce, lemon wedges, shaved iceberg, diced cucumber; Fruit—fresh fruit kebobs and ambrosia cups; Hot Hors d’oevres—Swedish meatballs, salmon croquettes, stuffed mushrooms; and finally for Dessert—“Edith Warner’s” chocolate cake.  A selection of wines and beer from Bathtub Row Brewing Co-op will also be served.  

Enjoy celebrating a history of world-class education in Los Alamos and participate in our wine pull, silent and live auction and paddle raise to benefit all Los Alamos Public Schools!  The live auction is only available for attendees of the event.  Go to or visit to buy your tickets now.

About LAPS Foundation

The Los Alamos Public Schools Foundation is an independent nonprofit organization that helps the local school district provide an extraordinary education for Los Alamos students. The Los Alamos community has given over $2 million to fund opportunities students and teachers would not have otherwise. To learn more about LAPS Foundation and how to get involved and/or make a donation, visit or call 505.500.6501. Donations to LAPS Foundation, a 501(C)(3) organization, are tax-deductible.