Community Events

Sno-Valley Senior Center Masquerade Gala & Auction

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Join in the fun, enjoy wonderful entertainment, savor a delicious dinner and bid on exciting items and trips in a live and silent auction, all to benefit our aging neighbors at Sno-Valley Senior Center.
When: Saturday, October 13th, 2018, from 5-9 p.m.
Where: The Club at Snoqualmie Ridge, 36005 SE Ridge St, Snoqualmie, WA 98065 
Reserved seating only.
Savor scrumptious Italian-style food and complimentary beverages while you celebrate with friends, bid on excursions, experiences, gift baskets, gift certificates, art, wine and other unique items. You’ll also enjoy music from a local classical Holland America group!
Price: Early Bird tickets are $75, after September 15th tickets are $90. VIP Tickets available for $125 (VIP parking and seating, swag bag with wine, chocolate and more!)
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The Fertile Valley: Our Cultural Legacy - A Grange Community Program, Oct. 3

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Learn about the Valley’s early farming years at the next Sammamish Valley Grange Community Education Program. Woodinville Heritage Society member, Terri Malinowski, will present “The Fertile Valley: Our Cultural Heritage.”

The presentation, Wednesday, October 3rd, 7 p.m. at the Grange Hall in Woodinville, includes photos and intensive research illustrating how a dense forest tamed by homesteaders, loggers and sawmills became a lush valley of dairy farms and truck gardens cultivated by immigrant farmers from Italy, Japan and the Philippines. Find out more about Woodinville Heritage Museum programs and Heritage Society activities. Bring your questions as there will be time allotted for Q & A.

In tradition and service to the broader community, the Sammamish Valley Grange, located at 14654 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville, presents monthly programs free to the general public. Mark your calendars for the November 7th dual program, a presentation at 5:30 p.m. with Friends of the Sammamish Valley on farmland protection followed at 7 p.m. by the second annual roundtable discussion with local young farmers on “The Next Generation of Farming;” then the Holiday Gathering and Potluck will be held, Wednesday, December 5th at 7 p.m.

By working to improve the rural nature of the Sammamish Valley, the Grange shares its mission through educational outreach and neighborly engagement. For more information, please e-mail sammamishvalley This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

StoryBook Theater Launches New Season With 3 Pigs

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StoryBook Theater is beginning their new season with a fall show sure to delight the youngest audiences and their parents for the 55-minute version of the classic fairytale, 3 Pigs.

With adaptations from Lani Brockman and music & lyrics from Susan Bardsley, StoryBook Theater has captivated audiences for over two decades. In October, they are excited to bring back an old favorite, 3 Pigs, based on the well-known fable of the three little pigs. This zany rendition includes a singing wolf, hilarious dancing pigs, and a valuable life lesson of working together.

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Taste of Northshore - Sept 29

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Join us for the Taste of Northshore benefiting the Northshore Senior Center.
This fundraising event will highlight some of the Northshore community’s best restaurants and their chefs in a culinary competition, all in support of the Northshore Senior Center’s efforts to strengthen our community. 
Up to 6 local chefs will compete for the “Taste of Northshore” Award as selected by the event attendees.   Chefs will be given a secret ingredient (2 weeks in advance) and will be asked to incorporate that ingredient into an appetizer or small dish for the approximately 200 people in attendance.  All guests will have the opportunity to sample each of the chef’s creations and will vote on their favorite.  Committed restaurants include Revolve, Preservation Kitchen, Beardslee Public House, Lombardi’s and Zulu’s. 
Date:  Saturday, September 29th, 2018
Time:  6-9 p.m.
Location:  Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell, WA 98011
Ticket Price:  $75 per person; $750 per table of 10
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The Northshore Senior Center, founded in 1972, is one of the largest senior centers in the United States, serving over 6,000 individuals in the communities of Bothell, Kenmore, Kirkland, Mill Creek and Woodinville each year.  We provide holistic services and support to older adults, adults of all ages with disabilities, and their family caregivers, including para-transit services and adult day health services for people struggling with dementia and other diseases associated with aging.  Our dedicated volunteers, welcoming facilities and nearly 300 programs create a vibrant “home away from home” for people in our community, by meeting their social, emotional, recreational, economic and health needs all in one spot.   With the generous support of caring individuals in our community, we help people live full, healthy and inspired lives.

Studio East Launches New Season With Oliver! October 12–28, 2018

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Studio East is excited to begin their 26th season with the hit musical, Oliver! This musical from Lionel Bart takes audiences on a wild adventure through Victorian England. Bounced from workhouse to forced labor, Oliver Twist escapes to the streets where he meets Fagin, the Artful Dodger, and a band of child pickpockets. With a Tony Award for Best Original Score, this musical features favorite songs such as “Food Glorious Food,” “Consider Yourself” and “Where Is Love.” Studio East students ages 8-19 will perform this musical.

The show is recommended for ages 8+ and has a running time of approximately 2 hours with intermission.

Adult tickets are $19, while students and seniors are $17, and they can be purchased at or (425) 820-1800. All performances are at the Studio East Mainstage Theater located at 11730 118th Ave NE in Kirkland. Performances run October 12 – October 28, 2018 with both matinée and evening shows.