Community Events

TechFest Bothell: The Changing Face of Tech in Higher Ed Free Public Event at Cascadia College

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff
Eastside community college students and faculty, high school students and parents, industry leaders and recruiters converge at Cascadia College for the first annual TechFest Bothell. Attendees will explore the future of tech and tech education in the Puget Sound region through presentations, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities.
The event features Keynote Speaker Alice Steinglass, the president of, a nonprofit organization working to increase access to computer science in education.
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  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

A Food Lovers Journey Into GMOs

Sammamish Valley Grange and 21 Acres are partnering for the documentary screening of Modified The Film, Wednesday, May 1, 7 p.m. at the Grange Hall in Woodinville.

Modified The Film is a food lovers journey into GMOs. In this award-winning documentary, the filmmaker and her mother embark on a personal and poignant investigative journey to find out why genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are not adequately labeled on food products in the US and Canada, despite being labeled in 64 countries around the world. The Sammamish Valley Grange, with support from 21 Acres, is proud to host this important screening in our community.

Mark your calendars for June 5 as we welcome the return of our popular program with John the Falconer and his Birds of Prey held in the Sammamish Valley Grange Heritage Garden.

Free Savvy Gardener Classes at the Woodinville Water District Saturday, April 20

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff
Free Savvy Gardener Classes at the Woodinville Water District
Saturday, April  20
Native Plants: Combining Beauty with Water Conservation
Presented by:  Peggy Campbell
Saturday, April   27
Irrigation Systems – How to Water Your Yard and Garden Efficiently
Presented by:  Mark Guthrie
All the classes will be held from 10:00 - 11:30 am at Woodinville Water District in the public meeting room located in Building A at 17238 NE Woodinville-Duvall Road, Woodinville. Attendance is free, but pre-registration is necessary due to space limitations.
You can register by calling the Woodinville Water District Office at 425- 487-4100, or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Give blood with the Red Cross during National Volunteer Month

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood or platelets during National Volunteer Month this April. Eligible donors of all blood types – especially type O – are needed to help ensure blood products are available for patients this spring.

For many volunteer   blood donors, like Gail Wright, that personal connection serves as inspiration to give.

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