Market for crafts and much more supports Maltby Food Bank

  • Written by Briana Gerdeman

What started as a way for clients of the Maltby Food Bank to help themselves has blossomed into a fun way for anyone to spend a Saturday. The Summer Market (running April through June this year) at Flower World in Snohomish includes arts and crafts vendors, food, carnival-style games for kids and a bounce house, all benefiting the Maltby Food Bank.

Kat Summers, a longtime volunteer at the Maltby Food Bank and the organizer of the Summer Market, explained the market started several years ago so food bank clients could help themselves by selling things they make or distribute. This year, the market has grown to roughly 35 vendors, only two of whom are food bank clients.

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WHS grad starts project aimed at revolutionizing the arts

  • Written by Emily Hamann

In 2013 in New York City, an actress lost her battle with cancer. She was 40. Now, on the other side of the country, a project is underway that will preserve her legacy, maybe forever.

Virginia “Ginny” Bartholomew and Woodinville native Will Le Vasseur worked in theater together in New York City. Now he’s working on a new project, The Ginny B, a non-profit to honor Bartholomew.

“She was the spark that became the fire that was now The Ginny B,” Le Vasseur said.

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Live Music: Epiphany Project

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Sunday, April 12
3 p.m.
Columbia Winery Tasting Room
14030 NE 145th Street
Woodinville, WA 98072
Free and open
to the public

“Epiphany Project is a unique hybrid of world music, art song, Americana and avant-garde folk; utterly non-categorize-able but always transcendently beautiful.” —The Washington Post
For questions, please call 425-488-2776.

Firefighters Health & Wellness Fair

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

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Aspiring firefighters from the Washington Network for Innovative Careers (WaNIC) helped children of all ages learn to extinguish fires at Woodinville Fire & Rescue’s Safety, Health & Wellness Fair April 4. To sign up to receive free safety information, visit
(Staff photo)

Abandoned bunnies are an annual Easter epidemic

  • Written by Emily Hamann

The Easter Bunny is an unseen figure who hides eggs in the early morning — while little children are still sound asleep. Probably, it should stay that way.

Around Easter time kids start seeing bunnies everywhere, from Cadbury commercials to the person they take a photo with at the mall. Many ask, even beg, their parents for a bunny of their own.

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