Yes, you can make Mom breakfast in bed, bring her flowers, cook dinner for her, or shower her with homemade cards. All of these are foolproof ways to say thanks on Mother’s Day. However if you’re looking for a unique way to celebrate Mom on her special day, then our region offers up plenty of ideas.
Madison Williams will graduate from the University of Washington in Seattle in June. If you’d told her ninth grade self that she’d not only finish high school but also succeed in college, she might not have believed you.
An impressive display of driftwood art is featured at the Woodinville Library through the month of April. A family workshop will be held on Sunday, April 27 from 1:30-3:30 p.m at the library including demonstrations and opportunities for people to try their hand at this fascinating art form.
Friday, May 2, the gallery will open a new exhibit, “City Hall Art Collection,” featuring artwork purchased by the City of Kenmore at the Kenmore Art Show from 1999 through 2013. The exhibit will run through July 18. The public is invited to the opening reception Friday, May 2, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Mayor David Baker, Arts of Kenmore founder Roland Lindstrom and AOK President David Maehren will give a presentation on the history of the Kenmore Art Show and relationship the city and AOK have forged to support the arts in our community. Light refreshments will be served.
Visit 21 Acres and its Center for Local Food and Sustainable Living on Saturday, April 26 to learn about integrated energy and environmental systems in the newly certified LEED Platinum building.
Attendees are encouraged to walk the farm, shop the market, see the kitchen and experience the entire green-built campus located at 13701 NE 171st Street, Woodinville.
Take away new ideas, inspiration and resources to use in your own home. Tours are available in the building throughout the day along with self-guided tours on the farm and grounds. The 21 Acres Farm Market will be open with seasonal, organic produce, local farm products and "food-to-go" prepared by our chef and kitchen team.
Sustainable building features in the 21 Acres Center include: rooftop solar panels, living roof and stormwater management, radiant flooring and geo-thermal heat pumps, composting toilets and wastewater systems, insulated concrete form walls, energy conservation, indoor environment: air flow, water quality and acoustics, and gardens, grounds and parking.
Call (425) 481-1500 or visit 21acres.org for more information.