Northwest NEWS

June 22, 1998

Valley Special

Around the Valley

Watershed Forum

   The Snoqualmie Watershed Forum will meet on Wednesday, July 1 at 7 p.m. at the Mount Si Senior Center in North Bend. The agenda includes Endangered Species Act response in the Snoqualmie Watershed, and brief overviews of upcoming flooding, water quality and fish habitat projects. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call the King County Water and Land Resources Division at 206-296-6519 and ask for Megan Smith or Kirk Anderson. The toll-free number is 1-800-325-6165.

Vacation Bible School

   The Duvall Church (on Main Street) invites all kids 3 1/2 years old through 5th grade to participate in Vacation Bible School. VBS runs from 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday, July 6-10. VBS is free. With the theme "Space Mission" the children will be challenged with week-long Bible Exploration, Blast-Off and Re-Entry programs. Call 788-1010.

Tim Noah in Monroe

   A free concert starring Tim Noah is scheduled for July 2, 10 a.m. at Sky River Park in Monroe, or, if it is raining, Frank Wagner Auditorium. Call 360-794-1078.

Health card testing

   Health card testing will take place on Friday, June 26, 10 a.m. to noon at Carnation Multi-Service Center, 31957 E. Commercial St. Those taking the test must have read the Food Handler's Manual beforehand. Copies are available from the Multi-Service Center, King County Libraries and most employers. Cost for the test is $8 cash in exact change--no checks. For information, call Larry French at 1-800-562-2956.

Second summer toddler program enrolling

   Children's Services of Sno-Valley has added a second summer toddler program in response to public interest. Enrollment is now being accepted for the new "Toddler Tuesdays" program which begins July 7. Throughout the summer on Tuesdays from 10-11:30 a.m., toddlers (six months to three years) and their parents can participate in a variety of activities, including songs, art, water play, stories and more.
   The fee is $4 per session for each parent and child team. The program will run July 7 to August 11. Pre-registration and payment are required. To register, call Chuck at 888-2777.