April 27, 1998

Events

AT THE LIBRARY

     King County Library System observes Older Americans Month in May with special events for seniors. Pick up a schedule at any King County Library System branch.
   Introduce your children to insects and wildlife that can be found in your own back yard during King County Library System's series "Cute Critters and Creepy Crawlies." Pick up a schedule at your local library or call 206-684-6622 to have one mailed.
  
   Woodinville Library
   (788-0733)
   "How to Hire and Work with an Architect" with K. Lane Williams, an award-winning architect on Apr. 29 at 7 p.m.
   Story Time for Two-year-olds on Apr. 22 and 29 at 9:30 a.m. With an adult.
  
   Kenmore Library
   (486-8747)
   Share stories, rhymes, and songs at Toddler Time on Apr. 29, May 6, 13, and 20 at 9:30 a.m. For ages 2-3 yrs. and an adult.
   Stories, songs and surprises are a part of Preschool Story Time on Apr. 29, May 6, 13, and 20 at 11 a.m. Ages 3-5 yrs.
   Mother Goose on the Loose! Stories, fingerplays and songs for children ages 12-24 months on May 8 at 10:30 a.m.
  
   Kingsgate Library
   (821-7686)
   ESL Classes - Free classes for adults learning English as a second language on Mondays from 1-2:30 p.m. New students are welcome at any class session.
  
   Quick, Easy and Healthy Cooking for One or Two - Judy Rainwater offers new recipes and meal planning tips on May 8 at 11 a.m.
   Friends of the Kingsgate Library Meeting on May 13 at 7:30 p.m. All welcome.
  
   Storytime for Two-Three Year Olds on Wed. through Apr. 29 and Fri. through Apr. 24 at 10:30 a.m.
   Storytime for Ages Three and Older on Wed. through Apr. 29 and Fri. through Apr. 24 at 11:30 a.m.
   Pajama Story Time on Thurs. evenings, through May 14 at 6:30 p.m. Ages 3-7 and families.
  
   Bothell Regional Library
   (486-7811)
   Meet Bernard Waber, author of Lyle Lyle Crocodile, Ira Sleeps Over and many other award-winning books for children on May 7 at 4 p.m.
   Toddler Time on Apr. 28, May 5, 12, and 19 at 9:45 a.m. Ages 1 1/2 - 2 1/2 with an adult.
   Preschool Story Time on May 6, 13, and 20 at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. for ages 2 1/2-6 yrs. with an adult; 1 p.m. for ages 4-6. Register.
  
   Judy Rainwater presents "Northwest Cuisine", easy and mouthwatering recipes that feature fresh local fruits, vegetables and seafoods on Apr. 29 at 7 p.m. Ages 12-adult.
  
   "Rubber Stamping with Haika" - Learn the basics and complete several projects during this hands-on class on May 2 from 1-3 p.m.
  
   "What Really Happened at Roswell" - Hoax? Government coverup? Were there aliens and a spaceship? Michael Betts, a 9th grade student at Skyview Jr. High, presents an unbiased view on May 2 from 3:30-5 p.m. Ages 12-adult.
  
   Lake Forest Park Library
   (362-8860)
   Friday Night Live: Travels with Miss Pickle - Join Miss Pickle and her friend Charlie for an exciting travel adventure all over the globe on May 1 at 7 p.m.
  
   "Keys to College" - Learn about the college admissions process, from setting goals for an education plan to finding the right school on May 5 at 7 p.m.
  
   "Preschool Dramatic Times" - Explore favorite stories through creative dramatics on May 6, 13, 20 and 27 at noon.
  
   "Invest for Success" - Investment advisor Carroll Boone covers the bascis of investing in this five-part series from May 6-27, 7-9 p.m.
  
   Preschool Drama Time on Apr. 22 & 29 at noon - explore favorite stories through creative dramatics with Betty Berreth. Ages 3-5 yrs. Registration required.
  
   Redmond Library
   (885-1861)
   Join Bonnie Wilson of the new Redmond Family History Center for an overview of resources available at the facility and techniques for beginning genealogical research on May 9 at 11 a.m.
  
   Take a look back at the Redmond of yesterday on May 16 at 1 p.m.
  
   Elderhostel - Provides reasonably-priced travel with a learning focus for people who are 55 or over on May 8 at 1 p.m.
  
   Quick, Easy and Healthy Cooking for One or Two - Judy Rainwater offers new recipes and meal planning tips on May 5 at 1 p.m.
  
   Acupuncture: Does It Work? - Dr. Geoff Lecovin, N.D. gives an informative presentation on the ancient art of acupuncture on May 5 at 7 p.m. Register.
  
   Doug Breithaupt of College Planning Network presents information on the college admissions process on May 7 at 7 p.m. Register.
  
   Insect Illustration: Dragonflies, Ladybugs and Butterflies - with teacher Molly Hashimoto on May 14 at 7 p.m.
  
   Learn to make hypertufa, beautiful stone-like flower troughs first used in English and French gardens at the turn of the century on Apr. 30 at 7 p.m. Register.
  
   Poetry Coffeehouse and Open Mike night on Apr. 29 at 7 p.m.
  
   "SearchBank Database Searching," May 2, from 9-10 a.m.; "Library Computers Don't Byte II," May 7 & 9 from 9-10 a.m.; "Overview of Microsoft Office," May 12, from 10 a.m.-noon; "Library Computers Don't Byte," Apr. 25, May 5 & 23 from 9-10 a.m.; "Intermediate Microsoft Word," May 14 from 1-3 p.m. and May 28 from 7:30-9 p.m. "Introduction to Microsoft Excell," Apr. 30 and May 28 from 7:30-9 p.m. and May 19 from 10-11:30 a.m. All computer classes are free, registration required.
  
   Pajama Story Time on Mondays on May 4, 11, 18, and June 1 at 6:30 p.m. For 2-3 year olds, wear pajamas and bring a favorite stuffed animal.
  
   Duvall Library
   (788-1173)
   Join Grace Lee for a delightful mix of philosophy, advice and analysis of issues in retirement on May 2 at 3 p.m.
  
   Learn how to capture and identify bugs using a bug box on Apr. 30 at 4:30 p.m. Ages 7-12. Register.
   Preschool Story Time on Apr. 28 at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Ages 3+.
  
   Carnation Library
   (333-4398)
   Elderhostel - Provides reasonably-priced travel with a learning focus for people who are 55 or over on May 5, 1:15 p.m. at the Sno-Valley Senior Center, hosted by Carnation Library.
  
   Travel for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities - Carol Lee Power and Norma Nickols provide tips for travelers with mobility, hearing or vision disabilities on May 7 at 1:15 p.m. at the Sno-Valley Senior Center, hosted by Carnation Library.
  
   Anticipating Mother's Day - make a special gift for Mom's big day on May 6 at 4 p.m. Ages 6+, register.
   Insect Illustration: Dragonflies, Ladybugs and Butterflies - with teacher Molly Hashimoto on May 14 at 4 p.m.
  
   Free computer classes - "Introduction to the World Wide Web" on Apr. 29 at 10 a.m. Ages 13-adult, register to attend.
   Preschool Story Time on Wednesdays through May 20, 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Ages 3-5, register.
  
   Fall City Library
   (222-5951)
   Join Grace Lee for a delightful mix of philosophy, advice and analysis of issues in retirement on May 4 at 3 p.m.
  
   Preschool Storytime, April 28, and May 5, 12 & 19 at 10:30 a.m. Ages 3-5 yrs. old. Register.
  
   Sno Isle Bookmobile
   (360) 659-8447
   Second and fourth Wednesdays: 3:03-3:35 p.m. at the Maltby School, 9700 212th St. S.E., Snohomish; 3:45-4:15 p.m. at the Rainbow General Store, 21825 Echo Lk. Rd., Snohomish.