August 31, 1998
CALENDAR ANNOUNCEMENT DEADLINE IS 12 NOON THURSDAY.
- Daughters of the American Revolution, Sept. 9, 10:30 a.m., lunch at noon, reservations: 425-454-1643.
- Referendum 49: Tax Relief Plus Transportation Funding, Snohomish County Republican Women's Club, Sept. 9, 11 a.m., Mill Creek Country Club, 425-252-3504.
- Eastside Interfaith Social Concerns Council, 2nd Tues. of every month, 22-1:30 p.m., in the Chapel Lounge, room 315, 425-747-5924.
- Northshore School Board, 2nd Tues. of every month, 3:30 p.m., 489-6000.
- Woodinville Lions Club, 2nd Tues. of every month, 7 p.m., 483-2693.Woodinville. Lions Club Friday Pinochle, 2nd Fri. of every month, 1 p.m., 483-2693.
- Woodinville Gardens Club, 2nd Wed. of every month, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m., 485-3089 or 823-8416.
- Woodinville Chamber of Commerce, 2nd Tues. of every month, 11:30 a.m., 481-8300.
- FEMALE, 1st Wed. of every month, 7:30-9:30 p.m., 425-844-2641.
- Sammamish Valley Grange, 1st Wed. of every month, 7:30, 483-2693.
- Community Council for Cottage Lake Park, 1st Wed. of every month, 7 p.m., 788-3635.
- Sammamish Valley Grange Woodinville/Redmond Welcome Wagon, 1st Wed. of every month, 9 a.m., 483-2693.
- Sno-Isle Genealogical Society, 7:30 p.m., every Thursday, Martha Lake Community Club.
- Redmond Chapter of LeTip International, every Wed., 7-8:30 a.m., Fresh Choice Restaurant: 788-5671.
- Kiwanis Club of Woodinville, every Thurs., 11:30am-12:30 p.m., Woodinville Round Table: 481-6959.
- Business Network International Totem Lake Chapter, Brown Bag Restaurant, every Wed. morning, 7-8:30 a.m.: 481-2980.
- Woodinville City Council, Mondays, 7 p.m., Sorenson: 489-2700.
- Pacific Center Laser IMAX schedule, Sept. 1-7, Peter and the Wolf, Daily 1 and 3 p.m., Soace Odyssey, daily 2 and 4 p.m., Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun, Daily11 a.m., 1, 3, 5, 7, p.m., Thrusday-Sun. also at 8 p.m., Alaska:Spirit of the Wind, Daily noon, 4 p.m., Thrusday-Sun. also 9 p.m., Mission to Mir, Daily 2 and 6 p.m. 206-443-IMAX. Sept. Laser schedule, Mon. no shows, Tues. Hendrix and the Doors, 7:30 and 9p.m., Wed. Smashing Pumpkins, 7:30 and 9p.m., Thurs. Beastie Boys, 7:30 and 9 p.m., Fri. and Sat. Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon, 7:30 p.m.; Beastie Boys, 9 p.m.; Metallica, 10:30 p.m.; Floyd: The Wall, Midnight; Zeppelin, 7:30 and 9 p.m.; 206-443-2850.
- Bellevue Art Museum presents Visionary Voices: Self-Taught Artists and the Millenium, runs Aug.29-Nov.1, 425-454-3322, ext. 108.
- 'Stories and Such', Pacific Sciance Center's preschool story and craft program, Sept. 8 and 22, 206-443-2201.
- Reptile and Amphibian Fair, Sept. 26-27, Pacific Science Center, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., $7.50/adults, $5.50/ages 6-13 and seniors, $3.50/ages 2-5, features over 100 creatures, 206-443-2001.
- Aliens: Worlds of Possibilities, through Sept. 7, Pacific Science Center, general admission $7.50/adults, $5.50/children: 443-2001.
- Call 443-IMAX for IMAX Shows at the Pacific Science Center.
- For information on Laser Shows at the Pacific Science Center call 206-443-2850.
- Evergreen Community Health Care seeks volunteers for Community Advisors Program, must live in Evergreen District, applications through Oct. 15, 425-899-2022.
- Join the volunteer team at Children's Respnose Center, offers training on child traumatization Oct. 10, 8 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., 425-688-5130.
- The Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program seeks volunteers to visit and respond to concerns of residetns in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and sdult family homes in King County. Free training, choose own hours, 206-694-6775.
- Equifriends Therapeudic Riding and Driving Program need volunteers 14 and older to work with people and horses, orientations Sept. 1,9,and 10 from 6-9 p.m., Sept.19 from 1-4 p.m., 425-337-1137.
- Junior Acheivement is looking for volunteers to help with programs for Kind.-12th grade, goal is to show students how community works, how to balance a checkbook, and more, 1-800-THE-NEW-JA.
- American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) is looking for volunteers to become part of the public relations team in Washington State, application deadline Sept. 30, 800-922-8716.
- Senior Services is searching for volunteers to help with legal, consumer and health care information, 206-727-6216 or 1-800-972-9990 ext. 216.
- Program for Early Parent Support (PEPS) is seeking volunteers to help lead parent discussion groups in your neighbourhood, 206-547-8570.
- Volunteers are needed for the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program. Seniors are needed to volunteer their time as mentors and tutors in various school programs: 425-869-5857.
- Providence Sexual Assault Center is looking for people who want to volunteer, Sept. 14, 55 hours of training for 24 hour crisis line: 425-258-7969.
CLASSES, SEMINARS, & WORKSHOPS
- Beginning Square Dance Lessons, Sept. 14, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sammamish Valley Grange, 425-821-5488.
- Learn to skipper a boat with confidence, USPS provides essential info for every type of boater, learn about equipment, rules, lines, knots, charts, engine, and more, Bellevue Highschool Sept. 15 at 7 p.m., Rose Hill Junior High School Sept. 23 at 7 p.m., 425-455-8559.
- Swing Dancing, every Wed., 6:30-7:30p.m. Swing, 7:30-10 p.m. Dancing, $5 donation, Seattle Center House, 206-684-7200.
- Making Peace with your past, a 12 week, Christian Centered support group focusing on understanding, healing, and closure of childhood abuse or trauma, session begins Sept. 13, $25, 425-488-8245.
- Washington State University Cooperative Extension King County is offering a free workshop on Forest Health designed for owners of small forest lands, visit several field sites and learn strategies to improve health of forests, Sept. 12 and Oct.10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., registration required, 206-205-6380.
- The National Archives will be offering novice genealogy workshops on the following schedule: Beginning Census Research Nov. 3, Using Immigration and Naturalization Records Sept. 8 and Nov. 10, Searching Military Records Sept. 15 and Nov. 17, Land and Other Little Known Records at the National Archives Sept. 22 and Nov. 24, free parking, contribution of $5 suggested, reservation required, 206-526-6501.
- Artbrook Gardens offers a 6 week Group for Women, where you learn gentle and highly personalized methods to use your creativity, starts Sept. 14, 6:30-8:30 p.m., registration required, $20 per session, 206-980-8099.
- Photography, Drawing, Painting, and Collage classes for women all skill levels, Wed. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., thru Oct., $40, registration required, 206-980-8099.
- Learn about Sumi, a Japanese ink painting, through a series of classes taught by Rita Speiser, $12 per session, Wed. mornings 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Wed. afternoons 1:00-3:30p.m., registration required, 425-454-8355.
- Free Job Search Workshops for 55 years +, Sept. 9, Oct. 14, and Dec. 9, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Seattle Center House Conference Room B: 206-684-0500.
- Redmond's Redwood Theatre hosting auditions for the classic mureder mystery, Mouse Trap, by Agatha Christie, Sept. 13 from 7-10 p.m., Spet. 14 from 8-11 p.m., parts for 5 men, 3 women, ages 20-50, perform in late Oct., 206-525-3493.
- Youth Philharmonic Northwest is auditioning young musicians ages 7-21 for its 1998-99 concert season, auditions run Sept. 2 and 8, appointment only, 425-869-9757.
- Seattle Symphony Chorale is holding auditions for its 1998-99 season, appointment only, Sep. 5, 206-215-4734.
- The Edmonds Driftwood Players present: 'Hay Fever', a classic comedy, runs Sept. 11 - Oct. 11, Thurs., Fri., and Sat. at 8 p.m., Sun. at 2 p.m., $13/general admission, $11/jrs and srs, 425-774-9600.
SPORTS & RECREATION
- 5 week Salmon Fishing Course, every Friday from 7-9:30 p.m. Sept. 18-Oct. 16, $50/person $25/additional family member, 206-784-3419 or 425-483-5853.
- AAU Washington Girls Basketball, Sept. 26-Dec. 12, Girls teams in grades 5-9, J.V. and Varsity, 425-670-8877.
- Multiple Sclerosis Association holds its 3rd annual Golf Tournament, Sep. 2, 11:30 a.m., 12:45 Shotgun Start, $400 for four, $125 for individuals, price includes dinner, carts, auction, prizes and awards, 206-633-2606.
- Redmond Vertical World Indoor Rock Climbing Gym, classes Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m., Saturdays 10 a.m.-12 p.m., $40: 425-881-8826.
- Taste of Washington Farms, Pike Place Market, Sept. 7 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 253-946-1030.
- Live Big Band Dance, Saturday nights, 8-11 p.m., Seattle Center House, $5, $4/students or groups of 10, $3.50/ groups of 20, $1 at 10p.m. Ballroom dance classes 7 p.m., $2, 684-0765.
- The age 55 and up Employment Resource Center's Advisory Board will sponsor free Job Search Workshops, Sept. 9, 9 a.m.- 12 p.m., Seattle Center House Conference Room B, 684-0500.
- Washington Catherdral's quarterly meeting, includes dinner, fellowship, and guest speaker, Sept. 10, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Prepaid reservations are $20, due by Sept. 7, 425-869-5433.
- 'Tiger in Crisis', at Woodland Park Zoo, learn from this national traveling exhibit about the plight of the tigers through life-size cut-outs, stories, photos, and hands-on activites, thru Nov. 13, 206-684-4838.
- Zoo lecture, 'Year for the Tiger', by Ginette Hemley, as she presents images and facts that reveal much about these strong creatures, Sep. 18, 7:00 p.m., at REI's Meeting Room, $5 Woodland Park Zoo and REI members/students, $5 World Wildlife Fund members, $6 general public, 206-684-4838.
- Woodinville families needed to host students ages 15-18 from Brazil, Germany, Poland, Japan, and Hungary, Academic Year in America (AYA) sponsored by American Institute for Foreign Study Foundation, 1-800-322-4678 ext. 6078.
- Woodinville Classic Cruisers, Go Cruizin' every Saturday night, 6:30 p.m., McCorry's, bring classic, antique or Hot Rods, show off your pride and joy: 425-488-0140.
- University District Farmers Market, open Saturdays through Oct. 31, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., on 50th and University Way N.E.: 206-547-4417.
- 'Roster and Son', opens at Patricia Cameron Fine Art, Sept. 3-Oct. 31, 206-343-9647.
- A Four Man Show, featuring paintings and sculptures, Aug. 13 thru Sept. 6, 6-8:30 p.m., at Howard/Mandville Galleries, 800-544-4712.
- 'Young at Art', gallery display Aug.15-Aug. 29, 425-487-3777.
- Do you or your child have asthma? People age 6-65 are needed for a study at the University of Washington Department of Pharmacy, thru Oct. 15, paid for participating, 1-800-571-9507.
- The University of Washington Dental Research Center is seeking volunteers for a study of dental fillings, recieve free restorative fillings, 206-685-8132.
- If you were diagnosed to have Adult Onset Diabetes after age 30 and are taking oral medication, you may qualify for a nationwide research study using an investigational drug, Evergreen Diabetes & Endocrinology: 425-823-0641.
- Directed and Self-Directed Day Garden Retreats, thru Oct., registration required, $40-$65, 206-980-8099.
- Over 5,000 roses are in bloom at Woodland Park Zoo's Rose Garden, 7 a.m.-dusk, free admission: 206-684-4800.
- Snohomish Farmer's Market, through Sept. 24, every Thursday, 5 p.m. to sunset: 425-347-2790.
- Eastside Mothers' Club, first Thurs. of every month, 9:30 a.m., Kirkland Congregational Church: 425-823-6964.
- Individual counseling for women with a certified mental health therapist, $25-$60, 206-980-8099.