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Garden art exhibit: a touch of spring


Photo by Karen Diefendorf/Woodinville Weekly.
    Works by Richard Hestekind are now on display in Molbak's Sculpture and Garden Art Gallery, which has been moved inside for the winter months. Follow the signs to the gallery's new location.

Candy helps buy teddy bears

    For every Hershey's Kisses Chocolate Candy product bought at Target between now and Valentine's Day, a donation will be made to Helping Hugs, a program that provides paramedics with cuddly toys that can be given to children in times of emergency.

Woodinville CPA firm collects for food drive

   Freal & Saulness CPAs are helping food banks keep their shelves stocked by participating in the 6th annual "Operation Can Hunger" campaign, sponsored by the Washington Society of CPAs. Now through April 15, Freal & Saulness will act as a drop-off site for food and cash contributions for the drive and request that their clients bring donations when they come to the office. They'll also make a contribution for every tax return prepared during the campaign. For information, call 483-1040.

Applicants needed for Council on Aging

   Applicants for appointment to the Seattle-King County Advisory Council on Aging are currently being accepted. The agency administers programs that address the concerns of the elderly. For information about appointment to the council, call Kay Shay at 684-0662. For senior information or assistance, call 448-3110 or 1-800-972-9990.

Women's club hosts Valentine's brunch

   Northshore Christian Women's club invites all area women to a Valentine's Day brunch Wednesday, Feb. 14 from 9:45 to 11:30 a.m. at the Inglewood Country Club in Kenmore. Featured at the "Romantic Decors" event will be DeLaine O'Leary speaking on how to create a romantic atmosphere. Rhonda Bare will sing "Lovely Melodies" and Margaret Hower will discuss "Heartfelt Thoughts." Cost of the brunch is $10.50, with complimentary childcare provided. Call Linda at 836-4165 by Feb. 9 for reservations and for directions to the childcare location.

Equestrian calendar

   QHA's Horse Enthusiasts Trade Show Feb. 10, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Evergreen State Fairgrounds. PSQHA's Pre-Season Practice & Competition, Feb. 11, 7 a.m., Evergreen State Fairgrounds. Call 206-776-7988.

Classes at Molbak's

   Seminars during February at Molbak's include Roses for the Northwest Feb. 16 at 7 p.m. Learn about fancy old-fashioned or modern roses and which are best-suited for our climate. George Pinyuh will offer the lastest care information on growing roses Feb. 17 at 9 a.m. Perennials: Spring to Summer will be topic for Molbak's Peggy Campbell Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. She will offer a sneak preview of unique, new summer varieties. The ABCs of Fruit Trees will be discussed by George Pinyuh Feb. 24 at 9 a.m. Call 483-5000.