Family wilderness experiences offered in Duvall
Wilderness Awareness School will present "Seeing Through the Eyes of the Elders, Field Ecology and Native Teachings" on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Linne Doran in Duvall. Included will be native teachings about community, both wild and human, field ecology, prediction, restoration ecology, native stories, and more.
Cost for adults is $75 each, children $50 each. Family rates are available. Suggested donation for a 7 p.m. campfire with Jon Young is $15. For information and registration, call 206-788-1301.
'Dept. 56' comes to Molbak's
Molbak's Christmas Shop will host a Dept. 56 "Homes for the Holidays" event Nov. 7-11, featuring refreshments on Saturday, hourly drawings, and a grand door prize. Raffle tickets will benefit the Ronald McDonald House. The winning ticket, for the Ramsford Palace, will be drawn Saturday at 5 p.m.
Northwest Presbyterian Church's new site
Northwest Presbyterian Church now meets at Mack Elementary School at the intersection of the Woodinville-Duvall Road and 168th Pl. NE. The public is invited to a special celebration Worship Service Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. Call 881-3689.
The March of Dimes Fantasy Auction will be held Nov. 9, 6:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., at the Bellevue Hyatt Regency. Money raised will help prevent birth defects and infant mortality. Call 1-800-291-DIME.
"Country Holidays," a benefit dinner and auction for Equifriends, will be held on Nov. 10 from 5-9 p.m. Call 568-4183.
Pet food drive
A pet food drive will be held at the Reptiles, Exotics & Family Pet Expo Nov. 8-10 at Seattle Trade Center. Bring two cans of pet food and receive $1 off the general admission price.
New zoo program
The Woodland Park Zoo's new program Overnight Adventure, designed for groups of 18-25 people, allows children and adults to experience the zoo's nightlife. Fee of $35 includes breakfast and snacks. Call 684-4835.
MOM award entries being accepted
Entries for the USA MOM of the Year Award are being accepted through Nov. 15. MOM USA is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to recognizing the outstanding contributions of mothers to their children, families, and communities. For further information about the nomination process, call 1-800-225-5982.