Woodinville Fire Commissioners: Jan. 22, 6pm, 19900 144th Ave. NE. Note: Change of date and time: 483-2131.
   Cascade Republican Women, Jan. 18, 11:30am Sahalee Country Club, $11: 868-8661.
   David Douglas Chapter, DAR, Jan. 18, 1pm, Redmond Senior Center, visitors welcome: 821-7966.
   Evergreen Hospital Board study session, Jan. 18, 6pm; board mtg., Jan. 23, 7:30pm: 899-1881.
   Cottage Lake Children's Hospital Auxiliary, Jan. 19, 1pm, Sammamish Valley Grange: 483-2693.
   Northshore School Board, Jan. 22, 7:30pm, Ricketts Bldg., Bothell: 489-6000.
   Woodinville Lions, Jan. 23, 7pm, 19008 168th, near Leota: 483-2693.
   Woodinville Associated Merchants, Jan. 25, 7:45-9:15am, Las Margaritas, free breakfast: RSVP, 481-3302.
   Woodinville Kiwanis, Thursdays, 11:30am to 12:30pm, Las Margaritas: 483-6466.
   Woodinville Lions, 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 7pm: 483-2693.
   Woodinville Rotary, Columbia Winery, Tuesdays, 7am: 487-2679.
   Woodinville City Council, Mondays, 7 pm: 489-2700.


   Teach basic reading, writing & math at Goodwill Community Learning Ctr., orientation, Jan. 25, 10:30am-12:30pm: 329-1000, x.291.


   Workshops: Anger Management, Resisting Negative Peer Pressure, Building Self-Esteem, Lake Washington Human Services available to all regardless of ability to pay: 814-0907.


   Parenting Your Preschooler, begins Jan. 24, 7-9 p.m. Evergreen Hospital. Building self-esteem, establishing rules and regulations, helping children control anger and frustration. Three-part series; $30/$50; 899-3000.


   Christian Formation Conference, Edmonds United Methodist Church, Dr. Lewis Smedes, Jan. 19, 20, $20; sermon Jan. 21, 9 & 10:30am: 206-778-2119.
   Vajralama Buddhist Classes: The Beauty of Patience: dealing with anger, Jan. 23, 7:30pm, Stonehouse Bookstore, Redmond: 860-1975.


   Working fashions for the pregnant career woman, Jan. 17, 6:30pm, NW Hospital, $25, prereg: 368-1784.
   Lunchtime Forums at Shoreline CC: "Homebuying for Women," Jan. 23, 11:30am-1pm, free pizza; "Women in Beijing," Jan. 24, 12:30-1:30pm: 546-4715.
   Eastside Women's Forum, networking breakfast, Jan. 24, 6:30am, Bellevue Inn, $15, reserve by Jan. 20: 747-5511.


   College Planning Early Awareness Workshops for Elementary School Families, begins Jan. 16, 7-8:30pm, Crystal Springs Elementary, Bothell, $15 per family: 489-6402.
   "How to Find a Good Job Anywhere," by Linda Carlson, Barnes & Noble, Crossroads, Bellevue, Jan. 18, 7pm: 644-1650.
   Program to save money for home buyers or sellers by Kay George, Executive Real Estate, Jan. 18, 7pm: 654-4684.
   Eastside Legal Assistance Workshops: Durable Power of Attorney, Jan. 19, 12:45-2pm, Kirkland Senior Ctr.; Living Trust, Jan. 22, 10:30-11:30am, Redmond Senior Ctr.; Walking Danger & Senior Citizens, Jan. 24, 9:30-11am, Northshore Senior Ctr.: 861-7033.
   Sumi (Japanese ink painting), Arts Umbrella, Bothell, begins Jan. 24, 9:30am-noon: 483-6846 or 485-7422.
   Wing Luke Museum Workshops: Beginning Drawing for Adults, Jan. 29, 6:30- 8pm, $5: 623-5124.
   The Art of Mentoring, for educators, by Wilderness Awareness School, $15 per workshop: 206-702-0622.
   Financial Strategy for your Retirement, by Dain Bosworth, Jan. 25, 1:30- 3pm; Jan. 30, 7-8:30pm, Woodinville Library: 462-5050 for reservations.


   Washington Software Assn. meeting and dinner, Jan. 23, Stouffer Madison Hotel, Seattle: 889-8880.


   Crazy About Conifers, by the Arboretum Focus Walks, depart from Graham Visitors Ctr., Jan. 20, 10 am-noon: 543-8800.


   Adult Co-Ed volleyball league, begins Feb. 11, $150 per team or $25 per person, 18+: 485-9797.
   Open winter casual riding, M,W,F (except 1/26), Evergreen State Fairgrounds arena, 5-8:30pm, $5 per rider: 360-794-7832.


   Grand Opening Celebration, A Warm Window (insulated shades) Jan. 19, 20, 21, 10am-6pm, Alderwood Retail Ctr. in Lynnwood: 774-8094.
   Family Saturday Programs at Wing Luke Asian Museum, first Sat. monthly, learn culture through arts & crafts, Jan. 20, "Daruma Mask Making," 1-3pm, adv. reg.: 623-5124.
   Breakfast with your legislators, Jan. 20, 9-11am, Glendale Country Club, Bellevue, $9: RSVP, 643-7210.
   NW Environmental Issues Course by the Mountaineers, Jan.22- Mar.25, $55/$65: 284-6310.
   Pinochle, 2nd and 4th Fri., 1pm, Woodinville Lion's Clubhouse, 19008 168th NE, public welcome: 483-2693.
   Woodinville Towne Center Arts & Craft Spring Craft Fair, Mar. 30-31, craft spaces available, deadline, Feb. 15: 487-2920.


   Center Friends Dance, Jan. 17, 22, 24, 29, 31, Seattle Center House, 1-3pm, donation, $2: 684-7200.
   Sat. Night dances at the Seattle Center House, Percy Bronson Big Band, Jan. 20, 8-11pm, $3 per person, $5 per couple, 8-11pm, class: single time swing, 7pm, $2: 684-7200.


   Seattle Girls' Choir, Jan. 20, last chance until late spring, make appointment: 526-1900 or 1-800-924-0652.
   For "Any Number Can Die," The Driftwood Players, Edmonds, Jan. 19, 7pm, Jan. 21, 1pm, over 18: 774-9600.


   Innovations in Controlling Diabetes, Jan. 16, 7-8pm, Highland Covenant Church, Bellevue: 827-0717.
   Becoming a Vegetarian, Jan. 25, 10:30 a.m.-12 noon, Evergreen Hospital. Learn the benefits of vegetarian dishes and discover healthy sources of non-meat protein. $18; register, 899-3000.


   Perfectionism vs. Procrastination, Mon. beginning Jan. 22-March 18, 9am-noon, Edmonds CC, $15: 640-1039.