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Dental Health Month

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February 2018

February is Dental Health Month at Hands On! Throughout the month, we will be hosting a ton of fun activities throughout the Museum as well as offering free dental screenings. 

Dental Health Month Highlights

  • First Friday Night, February 2, 5-9pm: Learn about the importance of dental hygiene through fun and interactive exhibits and activities
  • Free dental health screenings 
  • Explore the Puget Sound Dental Office Exhibit located in the Emergency! Gallery 

Dental Screening Times

Friday, Feb. 2, 6-8pm
Saturday, Feb. 3, 10, 17 & 24, 12-2pm
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 7-8pm

Make Dental Health Fun!

Meet Batman in Seattle on Feb. 17, 10am-2pm 

Dental Health Month Sponsors

Thank you 2018 Dental Health Month Sponsors!

Exhibit Presenting Sponsor

Bo M. Davidson, DDS, MS

Screening Sponsor

Small to Tall Pediatric Dentistry
Scott T. Rowley, DMD, MSD
Benjamin D. Ruder, DDS
Rosaleen J. Shavron, DMD
Maureen H. Craig, DDS, MSD

Dental Appreciation Sponsor

Commencement Bank

Special Guest Sponsor

Lacey Modern Dentistry
My Kid's Dentist and Orthodontics; Bonney Lake & Puyallup

Dental Health Leadership Circle

Cooper Moss Advanced Dentistry
Olympia Pediatric Dentistry, Andrea VanCleave, DDS, MSD
Thurston-Mason Counties Dental Society
United Healthcare Community Plan; Brian Johnson
South Sound Family Dentistry
Westside Dental; Kyle Winter, DDS

Dental Health Sponsors

First Citizens Bank
Robert Perlot, DMD, MS Orthodontics
Providence Health & Services
Russell & Bode Family Dentistry
Smiles Dental Tumwater
Steven R. Alexander Orthodontics
Gunderson Dental Care
James B. Hutchinson, DDS, PS
Andrew J. Kapust, DDS, PS
Moss Wall Orthodontics
South Bay Periodontics
John C. Walker, DDS
Eugene Peeples, DDS
Burkhart Dental Supply


Scott Rowley DMD MSD
Caitlin Gomez DMD
Khealynn Harris DMD
Greg Psaltis DDS
Arne Gundersen DDS
Jagger Sapp DDS
Yathi Lingham DDS
Chris Merchant DDS
Ben Ruder DDS
Thomas Duffy DDS
Join us as a Sponsor!

Dental health dentist

If you are a dental practice in the area or an affiliated business, this is an excellent marketing opportunity for you! As a sponsor, you will receive special benefits including:

  • Your or your practices name on exhibit signage
  • Recognition in issues of our Applause! newsletter (circulation 12,000)
  • Opportunities to volunteer with our children and families during the month of February
If you are interested in becoming a Dental Health Sponsor, please contact us at development(at)hocm.org or call (360) 956-0818 ext. 163.

Interested in helping out other museum programs? Check out a full list here.