MAY 19, 1997
Local blood drives
The Puget Sound Blood Center has declared May to be Friends for Life Month and encourages everyone to bring a friend or family member with them to give blood.
Upcoming blood drives are scheduled for May 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (with a break from 1 to 1:45 p.m.) at KAO Infosystems, 21919 20th SE, Bothell, in the parking area. Also in Bothell on May 22 will be a drive at Kenmore Junior High, 20323 66th Ave. NE, from 2:30 to 8:30 p.m.
A drive in Woodinville will be held May 28 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (with a break from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.) at Woodinville High School. Call 1-800-DONATE-1.
Games Explorer Post forming
The Federation starships will challenge the Klingon battle cruisers in Duvall on May 31 as part of a new Explorer Post being developed through the efforts of Teen Northshore/Snoqualmie Valley and the Boy Scouts. Teens are sought to establish the new post which will be trained in Starfleet Battles and other competitive board games in order to help teach the board games to others.
Jim Lutsch of Bothell and Don Forbis of Games Plus will be the Post advisors. Four more adults are needed to serve on the advisory board for the post. The effort is in partnership with the Duvall Library. The first meeting will be in the Rose Room of the Duvall Library on Saturday, May 31, from noon to 5:30 p.m. Participants must sign up. Parents are welcome to attend. Call Jim at 425-485-6462.
The Snohomish County Tourism Bureau 1997 Spring/Summer Calendar of Events is now available. For a free copy, call toll free at 1-888-338-0976.
Comp Plan changes
Possible changes in the King County Comprehensive Plan will be discussed May 28 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Bothell Public Library. Fax your comments or concerns to 296-6613, or call 296-7125.
Free admission to Science Center
In celebration of the 35th anniversary of the 1962 Seattle World's Fair, visitors born in 1962, with valid proof of birthdate, will be admitted free to Pacific Science Center on the 21st of each month. The free admission will contiue through October 21, 1997, the closing dates of the original fair.