Scenes From Sunday’s ‘Taste The Sky’ On Tarmac At Los Alamos County Airport

A diner at Sunday’s ‘Taste the Sky’ fundraiser takes a photo of aspiring aviators. The United Way Youth Team organized and hosted the annual event, which was held on the tarmac at Los Alamos County Airport. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

From left, Dave Ploeger and his wife Johann enjoy the ‘Taste the Sky’ event with Los Alamos Airport Manager Peter Soderquist. La Cocina catered the event and Zia Credit Union sponsored it. ‘We had a lot of fun,’ Zia Credit Union President/CEO David Woodruff said. ‘We had a lot of fun supporting the kids. The kids do a great job and we just come and enjoy their energy.’ Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Students in the English as a Second Language program from left, Martin Bersenstein, Nicolai Hartmann and Xiaowen Ba help man a bake goods table. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

From left, Mark Dunn dines with his father Skip, mother Heddy and wife Chikako. The fundraiser, which the United Way Youth team hosted and organized, was a real family affair for the Dunns. Mark and Chikako’s daughter, Akanne, was the student producer for the event. She explained she was a shadow-producer last year before taking the reigns for this year’s event. ‘I thought it was a really cool idea,’ she said. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Kirk Hillner enjoys dinner with his wife Betsy and his son Curtis, 2, at Sunday’s ‘Taste the Sky’ fundraiser. La Cocina catered the meal, which raised money for the United Way organization. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Kirk Peterson, left, and Wyatt Seager volunteer at the Taste the Sky event Sunday at the Los Alamos County Airport. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

Participants in the English as a Second Language program provide bake goods at Sunday’s event. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

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