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Walla Walla sweet onions and cherries are here
Children's Home Society of Washington (CHSW) is once again offering gift boxes of Walla Walla Sweet Onions and Washington sweet cherries to benefit programs for at-risk children and families in Washington state. Both products are part of CHSW's Children's Gift Catalog, a year-round mail order program with net proceeds that benefit the nonprofit organization. To order or for more information, call 1-800-817-KIDS.
Garden fair answers questions
A free one-day garden fair entitled "Bring Your Garden to Us" will be held July 13 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Bellevue Botanical Garden. A bag of Cedar Grove Compost will be given to the first 50 people. You may also bring clean produce from your garden for the Bellevue Food Bank. Speakers will include Mary Robson, WSU Extension Agent; and George Pinyuh, WSU Extention Agent Emeritus. The day will also include tours of the gardens. Call for complete schedule of events: 205-8616.
Rose Show and English Tea
The Evergreen Rose Society will present their 30th annual Rose Show and English Tea Buffet July 13, 12-6 p.m., at the Courtyard Hall in Country Village. The show is free and open to the public. The tea is set for 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Cost is $7.95 per person. Rose growers can also enter the show and try for a trophy or ribbon. Country Village is located two miles north of Bothell at 23730 Bothell-Everett Highway.
Help older adults recovering from illness, injury, or recent hospitilization regain independence and stay in their own homes. Flexible hours; training and support provided. Call 584-2402 (King County) or 347-3334 (Snohomish County).
Woodinville man elected
Family Services of King County has named David Murphy of Woodinville among its new group of board members. Family Services provides counseling and support for families in difficult emotional times. They are very enthusiastic about their newest board members. David Murphy is a senior vice-president for Washington Mutual Bank. He holds a bachelor's degree in business and economics, and a Master's of Business Administration.