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Community calendar

Calendar announcement deadline is 12 noon Thursday.


   Woodinville Fire and Life Safety #36 Commissioners, Sept. 3, 5pm, 19900 144th NE: 483-2131.
   Woodinville Water District, Sept. 3, 7pm, 17238 Wdvl.-Duvall Rd: 483-9104, x. 305.
   Community Council for Cottage Lake Park, Sept. 4, 7pm, Wdvl. Water District Bldg.: 788-3635.
   Sammamish Valley Grange, Sept. 4, 7:30pm, 140th NE at Hollywood: 483-2693.
   First District Democrats, Sept. 9, 7:30pm, Maggi Fimia to speak, Ricketts Bldg., Bothell: 821-2015.
   Edmonds Music Teachers, Sept. 10, 9:30am, Mills Music, Main St., Bothell: 743-5054.
   Woodinville Lions, Sept. 10, 7pm, Mountain View Community Ctr.: 483-2693.
   Woodinville Chamber of Commerce, Sept. 10, noon: 481-8300.
   Northshore School Board, Sept. 10, 3:30pm, Ricketts, Bothell: 489-6000.
   Seattle-King County Advisory Council on Aging, Sept. 10, 10 a.m., Mercer Island: 684-0660.
   Northshore Kiwanis, Wednesdays, 7am: 486-4966.
   Wdvl. Kiwanis, Thursdays, 11:30am to 12:30pm, Las Margaritas: 483-6466.
   Wdvl. Rotary, Tuesdays, 7am: 487-2679.
   Wdvl. City Council, Mondays, 7pm: 489-2700.


   Franklin HS Class of '46, Sept. 27-29, SeaTac Marriott: 722-8413.
   Broadway HS Class of '46, Sept. 21: 322-3935.
   Battle of the Bulge Vets., Sept. 8-11, Hyannis, Mass.: (703) 528-4058.
   Cleveland HS 50th, Sept. 14, Sea-Tac Marriott: 542-5312.

Volunteers Needed

   American Lung Assn., ages 14-up: 441-5100.
   American Cancer Society's 1997 Daffodil Days fundraiser: (206) 869-5588, ext. 129.
   Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, open house for volunteers, Sept. 5, 6-8 p.m.: 667-5095.
   Woodland Park Zoo educational outreach program: 615-0074.


   Storytelling by Asian American children's authors, Sept. 11, 7-8:30pm, Wing Luke Museum, Seattle: 623-5124.
   Counseling groups for ages 6-16 who are or have experienced family divorce or separation, by Divorce Lifeline: 624-2959.
   Youth Suicide Prevention Line: 1-800-422-2552.


   Books for parents: Mommy! I Have to Go Potty, a parents' guide to toilet training, and The Children's Problem Solving Books, 1-800-992-6657.
   Friends of Youth Issaquah, summer parenting courses: 392-6367.
   "Mommy and Me," for toddlers 24-36 mo. and parents, Mon. 9-11 am: 827-6940.
   Childbirth Education Association of Seattle: 789-0883.

Church, Religious Events

   Bible Study, Tues., 9:30-11:30am; Home study Wed, 7:30-9pm: 316-8287.
   Vajralama Buddhist Center: "Working with Relationships," Sept. 10, 7:30pm, Stonehouse Bookstore, Redmond: 926-9565.
   Clairvoyance Workshop, Church of Divine Man, Everett, Sept. 9, 7pm, $10: 258-1449.

Women's Interests

   What Every Woman Should Know About Retirement, free, Sept. 6 & 9, Merrill Lynch, Bellevue: RSVP 462-8100.
   Career and Life Planning, BCC: 641-2279. br>   Public Speaking with Confidence, BCC, $20: 641-2279.
   Women's University Re-Entry Program: 685-1090.
   Bellevue Community College, Courses: 641-2279.
   Prenatal Classes: 789-0883.
   "Moms & Moppets," Tues., 9-11:30am: 488-2500.
   Al-Anon for Women, 12-1:30 pm: 640-1309.
   Lutheran Social Services: 672-6009.
   Drop-in Displaced Homemakers group, Tuesdays, 11:30-1 pm: 672-6309.

Men's Interests

   Men's Growth Support Group, Mondays, 7-9pm: 609-5161.

Classes, Seminars, Workshops

   CPR class, 2nd Monday each month, 7-10 pm: 368-1645.
   Writing Your Family History, every Thurs., 1-3pm: 338-7782.
   Internet Classes by TechnoSoft: 885-6965.

Business & Professional

   Professional Nurses Continuing Education Group, Sept. 7, 7:30pm, update of CPR, Evergreen: 488-7192.
   Your Business on the Internet, Weds., 6:30-8pm: 467-6999.
   Northern Network, Fri., 7am: 486-2265.
   Diamonds in the Rough Toastmasters Club, Thurs. 7-8pm: 486-8011.
   Bothell-Woodinville Leads Club now forming: 485-6367.
   Monroe-Snohomish Women's Leads Club, Wed., 7:15am: 568-1537.
   LeTip, Sno-King Chapter, Wed., 7:06am: 488-1492.
   Kirkland Group of Leads Club, Wed., 7:15am: 918-2695.
   Leads Clubs: Kirkland (Co-Ed Division) Wed. at 7:15am: 861-7028; Monroe-Snohomish (Women's Division) Wed., 7:15am: 568-9808.
   Kirkland (Women's) Chapter Leads Club now forming, Thurs. 7:15am: 688-3656.
   Information session at S.U.'s Albers School of Business & Economics, every Wed., 4:30-5:30pm: 296-6114.
   Bothell Chapter of LeTip Int'l, meets Thursdays, 7:16 to 8:31am: 486-4688.
   Business Network Int'l Big Money Group meeting, Mondays, 12:30pm: 527-3213.
   LeTip International, Woodinville Chapter, every Fri., 7:16-8:31am, call for free breakfast card: 821-3650 or 885-1595.
   Wdvl. Co-Ed Leads Club: 775-8107.
   "Custom Training for Business Skills," Northshore Ctr.: 485-8668.
   Professional Women's Networking Group, Tues., 11:15am-12:30pm: 487-3001.
   Forty Plus of Puget Sound, job search training and support, Tues., 7pm & Wed., 2pm, Bellevue: 450-0040.
   Christian Businessmen's Committee, Fri., 6:30am: 481-5621 or 485-6211.
   Enterprise Awards seeks entries from the Northwest's best-managed companies: 386-8691.

Cooking & Crafts

   Wdvl. Farmers Market, Sats. thru Oct., 9am-4pm, Wdvl. City Hall: 788-3697.
   Redmond Saturday Market, Sats. through Oct. 12, 8am-2pm.
   University District Farmers Market, 9am-2pm every Sat. through Oct. 26: 633-1024.
   Knitting Classes: 806-8129.


   Woodinville Country Garden Club, Sept. 11, 9:30am-noon, members' homes: 788-3608.
   Herbfarm classes: 784-2222.
   WSU master gardeners at the Arboretum's Graham Visitors' Ctr., Sundays, noon-4pm: 325-4510.
   Sundays at One, Washington Park Arboretum. Free tours: 543-6450.

Sports, Recreation, Outdoors

   All-Stars Fastpitch Clinic, ages 10-12 Sept. 7-8; ages 13-18 Sept. 15, $30: 486-6794.
   SIDS Golf Classic, Sept. 13-14, Snohomish Golf Course, $75 entry, $30 benefiting SIDS Foundation: (206) 867-8678 (days), (360) 568-1790 (evenings.)
   Boating classes beginning Sept., U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary: 776-1933 or 774-7176.
   Oregon Golf Invitational and Auction, Sept. 30, Oregon Golf Club, slots available: 646-9530.
   Ride with members of American Crossing '96: 667-6559.
   Croquet Clinics at Puget Sound Croquet Club, beginners, Thurs. 6-8pm: 868-1395.
   Adult Drop-in Volleyball, Tues. & Thurs., 6pm-dark: 296-2964.
   International Snow Leopard Trust: 632-2421.
   Horse Country, summer leases: 206-335-4773 or 360-691-7509.
   Top of the Order, interactive baseball card game: 1-800-932-3771.
   San Juan Whale Watching, 3-hour tour: 448-5000.
   Olympic Peninsula Outdoor Odyssey, trips through September: 1-800-622-2236.
   Puget Sound In-Line Hockey League: 821-7133, ext. 4031.
   VISION exhibit, runs thru Sept. 2, Pacific Science Center: 443-2001.
   RB Sports & Monroe Community Schools forming Basketball Leagues: (360) 794-0655.
   Washington Whitewater: 323-RAFT.

Special Events

   Meet and greet Jay Inslee, gubernatorial candidate, Sept. 8, 4-5:30pm, Overlake Park Presbyterian Church, Bellevue: 641-0704.
   Republican candidates for governor forum, Sept. 7, 5-6:30pm, Seattle U's Pigott Auditorium, free to the public.
   Washington Budgerigar Society's show/exhibition of English parakeets, Sept. 7-8, free: 483-6971.
   1996 Shilshole Boats Afloat Show, Sept. 11-15: 634-0911.
   Orphan Car Show, Sept. 14, 10am-4pm, LaConner: (360) 466-4028.
   Christmas Tree Growers Tree Fair, Sept. 6-7, Portland: (503) 364-2942.
   New fall & winter fashions, Pavilion Mall, Center Court, Tukwila, Sept. 7, 1pm: 575-8090.
   Benefit fashion show for Chicken Soup Brigade, Sept. 7, 9:30pm, Brasilia club night: 328-8979.
   Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk fundraiser, October 6, 10am, Seward Park: 1-800-848-7097.
   Pooches in the Park, Sundays, noon-1pm, Seattle area parks: 787-2500, ext. 804.
   Cougar Mtn. Zoological Park, Wed.-Sun., 10am-5pm: 391-5508.

Arts & Exhibits

   Ocean Shores Arts & Crafts Festival, Sept. 6-9: 1-800-76-BEACH.
   Pacific NW Annual, through Sept. 8, Bellevue Art Museum: 454-3322.
   Architectural Walking Tours, through October: 667-9186.
   Bellevue Art Museum's Pacific NW Annual: 454-3322.

Music, Dance

   Square dance lessons, Dudes & Dolls, begin Sept. 10, 7:30-9:30pm, Cedar Valley Grange, Lynnwood: 365-0091.
   Learn to square dance with Samena Squares, Juanita Community Club, 1st lesson w/lasagna dinner is free: 821-4466 or 885-2021.
   Olympic Music Festival's "Concerts in the Barn," chamber music, on Olympic Peninsula, through Sept. 8: (206) 527-8839.


   Phantom of the Ballpark, Mystery Cafe Dinner Theatre, Fri. & Sat. thru Oct., $36: 324-8895.
   Youth Philharmonic NW 1996-97 Season: 869-9757.
   Show Boat, Sept. 9-Oct. 19, Paramount Theatre: 292-ARTS (2787).


   Eastside Symphony: 827-7344.
   Washington Wind Symphony, Sept. 7: 861-5570 for info. or time.
   Pat Graney Co., dancers, Sept. 8, 1-5pm, Seattle: 329-3705.
   Bellevue Eastside Youth Symphonies: 821-9880.
   The Cascadian Chorale, all singers, Sept. 8, 9, 14, 15, Bellevue CC: 822-7540.


   Weight Management program, meets weekly for 13 weeks, free orientation session, Sept. 9 and 10, 6:30-7:30pm, Northwest Hospital: 368-1621.
   UW seeks anyone 50 to 79 to measure levels of fat, paid $25: 287-2777.
   Free women's health exams with mammogram and Pap tests, YWCA: 461-4868.
   Evergreen Health: Breastfeeding Basics, Quilts of Comfort, Infant and Child CPR classes,: 899-3000.
   Emotional Awareness and Health, $15, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, free, Aug. 18, Sixth Scents Holistic Ctr.: 347-3544.
   Free food, in-home help and rides to medical appts. for people with AIDS: 328-8979.
   Free women's health exams, mammogram, Pap tests, YWCA: 461- 4868.
   Kid Safety Plus and Infant and Child CPR classes, Evergreen Hosp.: 899-3000.
   "When Hearing Aids Are Not Enough," free brochure: 800-458-4999.
   Evergreen Hospital & Medical Ctr. and Community Health Care: 899-3000.
   UW seeking people ages 18-70 diagnosed w/diabetes in last year to participate in diabetes research: Sarah, 543-4543.
   Free exams for prostate cancer, UW Urology Clinic, 12:30-3:30 pm every Thurs.: 548-8705.
   UW seeks men and women aged 20-45 with severe gum disease: 685-8132.
   UW seeks women aged 20-50 feeling sad or fatigued, receive $25: 543-4090.
   UW Research Ctr. needs patients with Alzheimer's: 764-2069.
   MS information packet: 461-6914.
   Special Care: The Art of Caring for Individuals with Alzheimer's Disease: 338-3000.
   Edmond CC neighborhood clinic, Tuesdays from 6-10pm: 258-9283.
   Meditation and healing classes: 258-1449.
   Volunteers needed, women between 60 and 85 yrs. on estrogen replacement therapy, paid $100: 543-2845.
   Multiple Sclerosis Assn.: 461-6914.
   TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), Thurs. mornings (483-2454); Tues. evenings (483-4548 or 487-8123).
   Confidential consultations, Tuesdays, 8-11am, Women's Center: 672-6309.
   Hydrotherapy class, Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 am: 461-6914.
   Eastside AIDS support group Tues., 3-4:30 pm: Ann Hay, 454-8055, Karen Kent, 827-9100.
   Cancer Patients support group, Tues., 3-4:30 pm: 462-5261.
   Post-menopausal women needed for calcium study: 685-1855.
   Female volunteers needed for bone density study: 685-1855.

Support Groups

   Infertility Support Group, Sept. 9, 6:30-8:30pm, Snohomish County PUD, Everett: 524-7257.
   DivorceCare, Saturdays, 7-8:30pm: 486-7777.
   Overeaters Anonymous, Sat. in Wdvl.--John, 821-3638; Sun. in Bothell/Kirkland--Julie, 488-8547; Mon. in Bothell--Betsy, 483-5045; Info Line: 718-HALT.
   Chronic Pain Anonymous Support, Thurs., 7-9pm: 235-1877.
   Overlake Hospital Support Groups: 688-5000.
   Solo Parent Peer Support, every other Thurs., 6:30-8:30pm: 364-7930.
   Overeaters Anonymous: Bothell Adult Day Center, Mondays, 7-8:30pm; Saturdays, 8:30-10am: 488-8547.
   Ongoing support group, Tues., Pathways for Women: 774-9843.
   Teen Women Survivors support group. For teenage victims of sexual abuse: 485-6541.
   Hot Flashes, Mondays, 7-8:30 pm. Menopause support group: 632-4747.
   Nearest Al-Anon meetings: 625-0000.
   Chronic Pain Anonymous Support Group, Thursdays, 7-9pm: 235-1877.
   Widowed Information & Consultation Services, drop-in, Mon. from 7:30pm, Family Services office: 246-6142.
   Support for women who have been emotionally or physically abused by their partners, Tues., 6:30-8:30pm: 640-1039.
   Singles Support Group: 788-3569.
   Diabetic Support Group, Shoreline Senior Center: 727-6213.
   Edmonds CC Support Groups: 640-1309.
   Overeaters Anonymous, Saturday mornings, 8:30-9:30am: 488-8547.
   Evening Support Group for victims of anxiety disorder forming in Sept: 481-2533.
   Coda meetings, Monday nights 7:30-9pm: 486-5883.
   Adult survivors of childhood abuse workshop, 4 days monthly through Nov., 632-9073.
   Adult Children from Dysfunctional Families: 324-7723.
   Adult Children of Sexual Trauma Anonymous: 823-2777.
   Adult Survivors of Sexual Abuse: 546-2411.
   Al-Anon: 625-0000.
   Alateen: 625-0000.
   Alcoholics Anonymous: 454-1505 or 587-2838.
   Alzheimer's Family: 821-9500.
   Caregivers: 488-4821; 821-9500.
   Caregivers: 827-9100.
   Chronic Lung Disease: 899-3000.
   Cocaine Anonymous: 722-6117.
   Coda-Codependency Anonymous: 487-2441.
   Evergreen Stroke Assoc.: 487-2441.
   Family Caregivers: 821-9500.
   Grief & Loss: 326-4265.
   Grief Recovery: 485-9710.
   Hearing Loss: 486-2564.
   HIV positive support group for women: 640-1309.
   Lesbians: 640-1309.
   Narcotics Anonymous: 329-1618.
   Older Adult Peer Support Group: 827-9100.
   Overeaters Anonymous: 788-5890.
   Partners of Incest Survivors: 821-4986.
   Renewal--Positive Attitudes, Evergreen Hospice, 899-2264.
   Self discovery through journal writing: 640-1309.
   Sharing and Caring: 486-4564.
   Vietnam Veterans: 392-0262.
   Vision Loss: 486-4564.
   Women of Domestic Violence: 885-1480.