MARCH 17, 1997
School retirees plan meeting
Gold Creek Lodge in Woodinville wil be the setting March 20 for a joint program uniting the Sno-King and Overlake units of the School Retirees Association. All retirees from the Edmonds, Shoreline, Northshore, Lake Washington, Issaquah, Snoqualmie Valley, and Bellevue school districts are invited to the 12:30 p.m. program. The program focus is Rachel Carson, early "mother" of the environmental movement and author of the book Silent Spring. Her story will be presented by noted storyteller Debbie Dimitre. The two retiree units comprise seven school districts and and more than 2,000 members, and non-members are always welcome at the meetings of either group. Persons planning to attend the March 20 program may come early for a catered box lunch at noon prior to the 12:30. The Gold Creek Lodge is located at 16020 148th Ave. NE, Woodinville.
Meet with Maggie Fimia
Metropolitan King County Councilmember Maggie Fimia will hold two town meetings March 20 where District 1 residents will have the opportunity to share their views. Participants may bring a brown bag lunch to the first which will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lake Forest Park Council Chambers, 17711 Ballinger Way NE. County Executive Ron Sims will be present for this meeting. The second is set for 7 to 9 p.m. at the Northlake Lutheran Church, 6620 NE 18th St. in Kenmore. For additional information, call 296-1001.
Donate blood at hospital
The Puget Sound Blood Center will be conducting a blood drive at Evergreen Hospital Medical Center in Kirkland on Mar. 26, between 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Call 899-1880.
4-H tack sale announced
The Snohomish County 4-H Horse Leaders' Tack Sale will be held in the Commercial Building at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe March 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Available at the sale will be belt buckles, bridles, show halters, and saddles in youth and adult sizes, including western, saddleseat, huntseat, dressage, roping, pony, Australian, and sidesaddles. Proceeds from consignments go to the Snohomish County 4-H Horse Program. Call 360-659-5472 or 360-794-9138.