JANUARY 27, 1997

 The Edwards Agency

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Heart to heart workshop

   In recognition of February as Heart Month, Valley General Hospital is offering a "Heart-to-Heart Workshop" Feb. 1. Join dietitian Diane Zakrajsek, RD, for her class "Low-Fat Cooking in a High-Fat World"to learn how to make meals that taste good yet counter calories and fat. Also, learn how to minimize cardiac risk and recognize the sometimes subtle signs of a heart attack. Free Personal Health Assessments will be offered, as well as a free CPR review. Cost of the workshop is $15. Call 360-794-1411 for more information and registration.

Valentine dinner

   Chef Alan Johnson of Woodinville will help you design a Valentine dinner and set the mood fat the Everyday Gourmet School of Cooking at Larry's Market Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $35. Call 451-2080.

Heritage Festival

   Craft applications for the 1997 Marymoor Heritage Festival are now available. Items which will be considered for acceptance must be identified with a traditional craft and/or skill and handmade by the vendor. The three-day festival will be held July 4-6. All new crafts must be submitted for screening. Call 296-2964.

Freedom from smoking

   Learn the skills needed to quit smoking at Overlake Hospital's 6-week series on Wednesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. beginning Jan. 29. Cost is $65 per person. To register, call 688-5259.

Zoo admission increase

   As part of the 1997-98 budget process, the Seattle City Council has approved the following admission fee increase for Woodland Park Zoo: Adult (18-64) $8.00; Senior (65+) $6.25; Youth (6-17) and Disabled $5.50; Preschool (3-5) $3.25; Toddler (0-2) Free. Parking is $3.50. Fall/winter hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily through March 14. The zoo is open daily, including holidays. For more information, call (206) 684-4800 or (206) 684-4026 (TDD).