FEBRUARY 17, 1997
Calendar announcement deadline is 12 noon Thursday.
Eastside Women's Forum, Feb. 26, 6:30am, Bellevue Inn, reservation deadline Feb. 22, $12 members, $16 guests: 822-0300.
Woodinville Lions Club, Feb. 25, 7pm, Mt. View Community Center: 483-2693.
Northshore School Board, Feb. 24, Ricketts Bldg., 7:30pm: 489-6000.
Cottage Lake Children's Hospital Auxiliary, Feb. 21, 1pm, Sammamish Valley Grange: 483-2693.
Woodinville Historial Society, Feb. 20, 7:30pm, Towne Bank: 483-8270.
East King County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Feb. 19, 11:30am-1:30pm, $18.50: 455-1926.
PROBUS Club, Feb. 25, 10-11:30am, Redmond Senior Center: 869-8081.
Sammamish Valley Grange, Feb. 19, 7:30pm, 140th NE at Hollywood: 483-2693.
Kiwanis Club of Woodinville, every Thurs., 11:30am-12:30pm, Las Margaritas: 483-6466.
Business Network International Totem Lake Chapter, Brown Bag Restaurant, every Wed. morning, 7-8:30am: 481-2980.
Woodinville City Council, Mondays, 7pm, Sorenson: 489-2700.
Meydenbauer Center needs volunteers for "Family Stage '97:" 637-1020.
Wildlife enthusiasts needed to help at HOWL Wildlife center in Lynnwood: 787-2500, ext. 808.
The American Cancer Society needs volunteers for "Relay for Life:" 1-800-729-5588.
Crisis Clinic of Seattle/King County needs volunteers for their phone lines, next training Mar. 8: 461-3210.
Volunteers needed for front desk receptionist, team support, and Medical Records Assistant, 6 mo. commitment required, Eastside Mental Health: 889-7136.
Volunteers needed to deliver meals and groceries to people with AIDS, giving rides, in-home helpers, Chicken Soup Bridgade: 726-SOUP.
Treehouse, needs volunteers for help with running programs for children in need: 767-7000.
The American Hiking Society needs volunteers to help build and restore foot trails in national parks, forests: 301-565-6704.
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.
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's 1997 Daffodil Days fundraiser: (206) 869-5588, ext. 129.
Saturday Sketches for Teens, 10am-noon, Seattle Asian Art Museum, Feb. 22, Galleries: 654-3121.
"Cartooning," Feb. 19-Apr. 16, 4-5:30pm, $80, Rosehill Community Center, Mukilteo: 290-9500.
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.
"Signs and Symptoms of Teen Drug/Alcohol Use & Abuse," Feb. 20, 7-8:30pm, Fairfax Hospital, Kirkland, free: 821-2000 ext. 304.
"Mommy and Me," for toddlers 24-36 mo. and parents, Mon. 9-11 am: 827-6940.
Childbirth Education Association of Seattle: 789-0883.
Lobby Day/NOW, Feb. 24, Olympia, 9am: 360-491-5000.
"It's My Money: Women & Investing," $10, 5:30-7:45pm, Feb. 25, Mar. 5 & 13, 45th floor conference rm., Smith Barney's: 344-3552.
Women, Anger, and Depression, Feb. 19, 7-9pm, Eastside Mental Health, $40: 889-7127.
Business and Professional Women's Club, Feb. 19, 6:30-9pm, Redmond Inn, $18: 483-5985.
Business & Professional Women's Club, Feb. 26, 1-2:30pm, Il Bacio, Cleveland Square Shopping Center, $5: 885-9807.
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 Growth Support Group, Mondays, 7-9pm: 609-5161.
Church, Religious Events
Meditation and Healing Workshop, Feb. 23, 1-3:30pm, Church of Divine Man, CDM Psychic Insitute: 258-1449.
Mara Liasson, free, First United Methodist Church, Feb. 27, 7:30pm: 543-2710 or 1-800-NPR-KPLU.
Bible Study, Tues., 9:30-11:30am; home study, Wed., 7:30-9pm: 316-8287.
Classes, Seminars, Workshops
Home Buyer Class, Feb. 26, 7-8:30pm, Bothell Library: 776-1119 or 1-800-818-6773.
GED Classes, free, North Seattle Community College, Lake City Family Center, Apr. 7-June 12: 527-7303.
"Public Speaking: It's Time to Overcome the Fear," Feb. 19, noon, Triton Union room 202A, Edmonds Community College: 640-1309.
"Financial Workshop for Individual Investors," Feb. 27, Mar. 6, 13, 20, Apr. 3, 7-8:30pm, Woodinville Library: 487-0206.
Late Life Depression, Feb. 19, 10:30-11:30am, Community Center at Mercer View, $5: 236-3545.
Back in Shape, Feb. 26, 1-2:30pm, Main Bellevue Senior Center, $5: 455-7681.
Strength and Stretching, Feb. 27-Mar. 20, 1-2pm, Overlake's Outpatient Center, $30: 688-5811.
Bhutan, Land of the Thunder Dragon: Tea & Travel, Feb. 20, Seattle Asian Art Museum, 7pm, Activities Room: 654-3100.
"Invest in Your Health," Feb. 19; 6:30-8:30pm, $60, Eastside Mental Health: 889-7127 or 889-7130.
Sno-Isle Family History Writing Class, Thursdays, 1-3pm, Martha Lake Community Club: 338-7782.
Movement Awareness, Cancer Lifeline monthly workshop: 654-4141.
Business & Professional
Business Network International Totem Lake Chapter, Brown Bag Restaurant, every Wed. morning, 7-8:30am: 481-2980.
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
Spring Craft Show, Wagner Community Club, Monroe, Feb. 27-28; 10am-8pm, Mar. 1; 10am-6pm, free.
Ongoing Knitting and Spinning classes, 7pm: 206-806-8129.
"How to Get Rich...Compost, That Is," Feb. 22, 12-2pm, free, Smith & Hawken's Bellevue store: 881-6775.
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
Cross Country Ski Classes, pre-registration required, $40: 556-2300.
City of Shoreline sponsors Drop-in Basketball for Women, Fridays, 7-9pm $2, Meridian Park School Gym: 546-5041.
Bellevue Community College Baseball, spring training camps in Feb. & Mar., 9-12 yr. olds, $35, BCC Athletic Fieldhouse: 206-641-2351.
City of Shoreline, A New Session of Affordable Aerobics, through Mar. 29, $7 per week: 546-5041.
AAU Washington Girls Basketball Winter League, thru Mar. 8, Grades 5-8: 670-8877.
International Snow Leopard Trust: 632-2421.
20th Annual Glass Show and Sale, Feb. 22, 8:30am-5pm, Kent Commons, $2: 937-4104.
Heat Wave '97, Port Townsend, Feb. 21-22, Festival Pass $36: 360-385-3102 or 1-800-733-3608.
Delta's Pupil's Choice Essay Competition, prizes awarded, theme "A Star to Steer By," essay's due by March 1, 1997: 404-266-7578.
Florida Literary Guild, $1000 prize, deadline Feb. 27, 21 lines or less, send to: Florida Literary Guild, 3232 SW 35th Blvd., Suite 156, P.O. Box 147035, Gainesville, FL 32614-7035.
Celestial Arts, $1000 prize, religious poetry, deadline Mar. 4, 21 lines or less, send to: Celestial Arts, 1257 Siskiyou Blvd., Suite 4, Ashland, OR 97520.
"Building for Air Travel: Architecture and Design for Commercial Aviation," thru May 11, Museum of Flight, 10am-5pm, $8: 206-764-5720.
Sparrowgrass Poetry Forum, $500 prize, "Award of Poetic Excellence" contest, free to enter, 20 lines or less, Mar. 31 deadline: Sparrowgrass Poetry Forum, Dept. C, 609 Main St., P.O. Box 193, Sisterville, WV 26175-0193.
Poetry contest, sponsored by Texas Poetry Alliance, $1000 prize, deadline Feb. 19: send to 1712 E. Riverside Dr., Suite 147, Austin, TX 78741-1320.
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
27th Annual Spokane Western Art Show and Auction, Ridpath Hotel, Feb. 21-23, Fri.-Sat. 10am-10pm, Sun. 10am-4pm: 509-838-5847.
Quincy Anderson: "True Memories," Anderson Glover Gallery, Feb. 20-Apr. 6: 739-0303.
Topaze: 50 More Years of French Film Comedy, 7:30pm, Seattle Art Museum, Auditorium, Feb. 20: 654-3100.
Matisse, Picasso, and Friends: An Exhibition Overview, Feb. 20, 5:30pm, Seattle Art Museum, Auditorium: 654-3100.
1997 Seattle Art Auction, Seattle Goodwill, Feb. 23, noon: 329-1000.
1997 Pacific Northwest Arts Fair, Bellevue Art Museum, July 25-27, entries due by Feb. 28: 454-4102.
Tibetan Portrait: The Power of Compassion, showing through Mar. 16, Museum of History & Industry: 324-1126.
Murder at Cafe Noir, Fridays and Saturdays, 8pm, Cascade Room, Seattle Bon Marche, $37: 206-324-8895.
Shoreline Community College, Opera Workshop Performances, Feb. 20-22, 8pm, Little Theater, $8 general, $7 students/seniors: 546-4606.
Miss Greek Pageant, Feb. 23, 6pm, Meany Theater, UW Campus, $15, or $10: 667-4149.
Mrs. Washington International Pageant, deadline Feb. 20, entry info: (509) 448-0966.
Sweet Adelines "Seattle Shores" chapter, 7pm, Tues. evenings, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church: 821-5257 or 481-5069.
Ladies Musical Club, Feb. 23, 2pm, Frye Art Museum, free: 641-1457.
Sleeping Lady & Icicle Creek Musical Center, $14, near Leavenworth: 800-574-2123 or 509-548-6344.
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.
Invest in Your Health, Feb. 19, 6:30-8:30pm: 889-7127.
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.
Free exams for prostate cancer, UW Urology Clinic, 12:30-3:30 pm every Thurs.: 548-8705.
Volunteers needed for research on memory loss, may receive up to $125, University of Washington: 206-582-8440 ext. 6930 or 206-764-2809.
UW seeks anyone 50 to 79 to measure levels of fat, paid $25: 287-2777.
UW seeking people ages 18-70 diagnosed w/diabetes in last year to participate in diabetes research: Sarah, 543-4543.
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.
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.
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.
Alcoholics Anonymous: 454-1505 or 587-2838.
Alzheimer's Family: 821-9500.
Caregivers: 488-4821; 821-9500.
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.
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.