JANUARY 13, 1997

 The Edwards Agency

Events

community calendar

Community calendar


Calendar announcement deadline is 12 noon Thursday.

Meetings

   Bothell Planning Commission, City Hall Council Chambers, Jan. 15, 7pm.
   Woodinville Rotary Club, Jan. 14, 7am, Columbia Winery: 483-2320.
   Board of Commissioners of King County Public Hospital District No. 2, all mtg. held on fourth Tues. of each month, next on Jan. 28, at 7pm, Evergreen Hospital Medical Center: 899-2602.
   Daughters of the American Revolution, David Douglas Chapter, Jan. 16, 7pm, dessert: 821-7966 for location.
   Woodinville Water District, Jan. 21, 7pm, 17238 W-Duvall Rd.: 483-9104 ext. 305.
   Fire District 36 Commissioners, Jan. 21, 19900 144 NE, 6pm: 483-2131.
   Friends of Cottage Lake, Woodinville Library, Jan. 20, 7pm.
   Sammamish Valley Grange, Jan. 22, 7:30pm, 140th NE at Hollywood: 483-2693.
   Cottage Lake Children's Hosp. Auxiliary, Jan. 17, 1pm, Samm. Valley Grange: 483-2693.
   Woodinville Historical Society, Jan. 16, 7:30pm, Towne Bank 17530 132nd Ave. NE: 483-8270.
   Woodinville City Council, Mondays, 7pm, Sorenson: 489-2700.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

   "Unity + Diversity = Success," Jan. 15, 11:30am-1:30pm, Union Station: 684-1137.
   "Children - Our Hope For the Future," Jan. 16, 11:30am-1pm, Health Sciences Lobby @ UW Health Science Center: 543-3620.
   Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr., Jan. 18-20, Museum of History & Industry. Jan. 18: Remembering Martin, 7pm. Jan. 19: Adefua African Dance Concert, 2pm. Jan. 20: Living Voices--The Right to Dream, 1pm & 2pm. 206-324-1126.
   Martin Luther King, Jr. Day March and Rally, Jan. 20, 8:30am, Garfield High School: 206-329-4111 ext. 300.
   Seattle Symphony, Rev. Dr. Samuel B. McKinney, Jan. 20-21, 7:30pm, Seattle Center Opera House, $10-45: 206-443-4747 or TicketMaster at 292-ARTS.
   Celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr., Shoreline Community College, Jan. 15, 9:30am-1pm, Pagoda Union Bldg. 900: 546-4776.

Volunteers Needed

   Multiple Sclerosis Association, needs people to assist w/services, 2 hrs. per week:461-6914.
   Cougar Mountain Zoo is seeking volunteers to fill spots as tour guides, lecture, and outreach speakers: 206-392-6278.
   Crisis Line of Seattle/King County, needs volunteer phone workers to staff the 24-hour Crisis Line, training begins Jan. 25: 461-3210.
   Hospice Volunteers needed, Visiting Nurses Services, 1997 training: 548-2402.
   Homecare volunteers, help elderly remain living safe and healthy: 1-800-449-2221.
   Northwest Kidney Centers, telephone answering, stocking shelves, providing administrative support: 206-292-5351.
   Creative Kids Co-op, help for supervising preschool Tues.-Fri., 9:30am-11:45am: 402-0588.
   The Sharehouse, gain experience in grant writing, fund development, newsletter production, network administration, and warehousing: 527-5956.
   Bellevue Chamber Chorus, volunteers to assist in tasks to be done: 881-0445.
   Cancer Lifeline, 24-hour hotline: 654-4141.
   USO needs volunteers, military help (Army, Navy, Marines, etc.): 246-1908 or 589-8772.
   American Cancer Society, Relay for Life, thru June: 1-800-729-5588.
   American Cancer Society's 1997 Daffodil Days fundraiser: (206) 869-5588, ext. 129.

Youth

   Alateen, support groups: 625-0000.
   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.

Parenting

   Infant Massage, parents with 2-5 month children, Evergreen Hospital Medical Center, Jan. 18, 1-3pm, $15: 899-3000.
   Academic Year in America, if interested in becoming host family for a teen from Brazil, Germany, or Argentina (each child has own medical insurance and spending money), contact: 1-800-458-7100.
   "Mommy and Me," for toddlers 24-36 mo. and parents, Mon. 9-11 am: 827-6940.
   Childbirth Education Association of Seattle: 789-0883.

Women's Interests

   Eastside Women's Forum, Jan. 22, 6:30am, Bellevue Inn, reservations by Jan. 18, $16: 822-0300.
   The Women's Program at Edmonds Community College, "Countering Chaos: Making Your Foundation an Updateable File," noon, Jan. 22, Triton Union, Room 202A: 640-1309.
   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.

Church, Religious Events

   Bible Study, Tues., 9:30-11:30am; home study, Wed., 7:30-9pm: 316-8287.

Classes, Seminars, Workshops

   "Your Money or Your Life," Jan. 16, noon-1:30pm, Mercer Island Community Center, bring your own lunch: 232-3404..
   Rwanda's Mountain Gorillas, Jan. 21, 7:30pm, Woodland Park Zoo, $5: 548-1535.
   Clairvoyance Workshop, Jan. 20, 7pm, $10, CDM Psychic Institute, Everett: 258-1449.
   Beyond Overeating, Jan. 21, 7-9pm, Swedish Medical Center, Glaser Auditorium, $5, registation required: 206-386-2502.
   Music Workshop, Shoreline Community College, Jan. 18 and Feb. 1, 2pm for both, Room 1602, Bldg. 1600: 684-6617.
   Financial Workshop for Individual Investors, through Feb. 6, Thursday nights only, 7-8:30pm, $20, Woodinville City Hall: 487-0206.
   Movement Awareness, Cancer Lifeline monthly workshop: 654-4141.

Business & Professional

   "Learn How to Successfully Market Products and Services on the Web," 9:30am-noon, Jan. 28, Microsoft Pacific Northwest Sales Office, Bellevue: 292-2888.
   Women's Business Exchange, "The Internet: How to Make it Work for Your Business," Jan. 21, 6-7:30pm, Park Place Bldg., free: 382-1234.
   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

   Ongoing Knitting and Spinning classes, 7pm: 206-806-8129.

Gardening

   Cascade Chapter American Rhododendron Society, Jan. 14, 7:30pm, Wilburton Instructional Service Center: 844-2090.
   Woodinville Country Garden Club, Jan. 15, 9:30am-noon, members' homes: 487-0064 or 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

   Sports Card Supershow, Jan. 18-19, Totem Lake Mall, Free admission: 821-3030.
   City of Shoreline, A New Session of Affordable Aerobics, Jan. 21-Mar. 29, $7 per week: 546-5041.
   Drop-in Basketball for Women, Fridays, 7-9pm $2, Meridian Park School Gym: 546-5041.
   Redline River Adventures, American Bald Eagle viewing, through Feb. 15, $55 : 1-800-290-4500.
   AAU Washington Girls Basketball Winter League, thru Mar. 8, Grades 5-8: 670-8877.
   International Snow Leopard Trust: 632-2421.
   Puget Sound In-Line Hockey League: 821-7133, ext. 4031.

Special Events

   An Evening of Northwest Storytelling, 7-9pm, Jan. 24, $5: 454-3322, ext. 100.
   Delta's Pupil's Choice Essay Competition, prizes awarded, theme "A Star to Steer By," essays due by March 1, 1997: 404-266-7578.
   Winter Wonderland, Jan. 18, Feb. 1, 11am, Redmond Senior Center, free: 556-2316.
   International Library of Famous Poets, $1,000 prize, free contest, deadline Jan. 28, 21 lines or less, send To: Free Poetry Contest, 421 N. Rodeo Dr., Suite 15-544, Beverly Hills, CA 90210.
   Sparrowgrass Poetry Forum, $1,000 prize for "Distinguished Poet Awards," deadline Jan. 31, send to: Sparrowgrass Poetry Forum, Dept. N, 609 Main St., P.O. Box 193, Sisterville, WV 26175-0193.
   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

   1997 Pacific Northwest Arts Fair, Bellevue Art Museum, July 25-27, Entries due by Feb. 28: 454-4102.
   Bellevue Art Museum, storytelling and workshops for children, Jan. 18; 1-2:30pm or 2:45-4:15pm, $8: 454-3322 ext. 100.
   Tibetan Portrait: The Power of Compassion, showing through Mar. 16, Museum of History & Industry: 324-1126.
   Celebration Especially For the Children: "Once Upon A Time," thru Feb. 9, Bellevue Art Museum: 454-3322, ext. 112.

Entertainment

   Royal Netherlands--The Dutch Today, Globetrotter Film Series, Jan. 14, Crossroads Cinema, single tickets $8: 747-8727 or 454-6460.
   Mystery Cafe, mystery dinner theatre, Friday and Saturday nights, $37: 206-324-8895.

Music, Dance

   Sleeping Lady & Icicle Creek Musical Center, $14, near Leavenworth: 800-574-2123 or 509-548-6344.
   Whirling Dervishes of Turkey, Meany Hall, UW campus, Jan. 17, 8pm, $19: 543-4880.
   Live Big Band Dances, Seattle Center House, Sat. nights, lessons 7-8pm, dance 8-11pm: 684-7200.
   Learn to square dance with Samena Squares, Juanita Community Club, 1st lesson w/lasagna dinner is free: 821-4466 or 885-2021.
   Tango lessons, every Friday, 9am-1pm, $5, Velocity Dance Studio: 525-5928, 632-6570.
   Tango lessons, every Sunday, 7:30-11pm, $5, Greenwood Masonic Hall: 784-3010.

Health

   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.
   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

   Eastside Group, Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians and Gays (P-Flag), 7pm, Jan. 16, First United Methodist Church in Bellevue: 206-325-7724.
   Vegetarian Mothers' Support Group, Jan. 22, 7:30pm, Bellevue Library: 452-9522 or 819-5510.
   Meniere's Disease Support Group, Jan. 15, 7pm, 10201 East Riverside Dr., Bothell, Northshore Sr. Center, room 101: 481-7013.
   CODA, support group of co-dependent women, through Mar. 14, 7pm-8:30pm, Triton Union rm. 120, Edmonds Community College, free: 640-1309.
   Multiple Sclerosis Association, needs people to assist w/services, 2 hrs. per week: 461-6914.
   The Association for Children for Enforcement of Support (ACES), Wednesdays, Luther Memorial Church, 7-9pm: 1-800-537-7072 or 206-747-5990 ext. 3016.
   Eating Disorders Northwest, Mondays, 7-8:30pm, University Presbyterian Church, University District: 206-685-5334. Adult bereavement, Hospice of Snohomish County, thru Jan. 30, 1-2:30 or 6-7:30pm: 261-4807.
   CODA, co-dependent women, thru Mar. 14, 7-8:30pm, Edmonds CC, free: 640-1309.
   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.
   Overeaters Anonymous: Bothell Adult Day Center, Mondays, 7-8:30pm; Saturdays, 8:30-10am: 488-8547.
   Overlake Hospital Support Groups: 688-5000.
   Solo Parent Peer Support, every other Thurs., 6:30-8:30pm: 364-7930.
   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.
   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.
   Evening Support Group for victims of anxiety disorder forming in Sept: 481-2533.
   Coda meetings, Monday nights 7:30-9pm: 486-5883.
   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.