Northwest NEWS

December 14, 1998


Northshore Senior Activities

Northshore Senior Center; 10201 E. Riverside Drive; Bothell; 487-2441

   Pancake Breakfast: ham, eggs and pancakes, Dec. 19, 8-11:30 a.m., $2.50/members, $3.00/non-members.

   Hanukkah: Enjoy the rich traditions with music, ceremony, dances, Dec. 18, 1:30 p.m.

   Christmas Cookies: Learn how to bake and decorate holiday cookies, Dec. 17, 10 a.m.-noon at Sammamish Valley Grange Hall.

   Attend an educational forum and support group for people diagnosed with fibromyalgia, lupus, or chronic fatigue, Dec. 22, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

   Book Club: The Cherokee Trail, Dec. 18, 10-11:30a.m.

   Senior Rights Assistance, discuss life chioces, Medicare billing and SHIBA, Dec. 22, 9:30 a.m.-12:30p.m.

   Fly-Tying Class, Learn techniques from start to finish on fly fishing, classes Tuesdays, from Jan. 5 to March 30, 7-9:30p.m., $35/members, $50/non-members.

   Christmas Feast, enjoy a dinner with all the fixings, Dec. 25, 2 p.m., $6, make reservation by Dec. 22.

   New Year's Eve Celebration, Dec. 31, enjoy hot and cold buffet, dance and listen to live music, late night snacks, and party favors, tickets on sale for $15, buy them early.

   New Year's Eve Game Party, Dec. 31, 7:30 p.m., bring potluck.

   Mah Jongg, enjoy playing, 1-3p.m., on Wednesdays at Senior Center, and Thursdays 1-3p.m., at Merrill Gardens Retirement Community.

   Amateur Radio Club, meets first and third Fridays of each month from 7-8p.m. at Grace Baptist Church.

   Northshore Stroke Club, stroke survivors share experiences, info and friendship on Dec. 28 from 12:30-1:30p.m.

   Financial Conseling, meet with a certified financial planner, Dec. 28, 10-11:30a.m., 425-488-4821.

   Northshore Adult Day Center Needs Volunteers, Wed.-Fridays, 425-488-4821.

   Computer Learning Centers Need Volunteer Instructors, minimum of one-half day per week, 425-488-2060.

   Join Woodinville Adult Day Center, safe environment with a variety of daily activities including music, swim therapy, crafts, and excercise.

   Volunteer computer instructors and assistants are needed at the Northshore Senior Center Computer Learning Centers. The two sites, Bothell & Mill Creek, offer classes in computer basics, work processing, spreadsheets, database, modems and more at a modest price. Classes are designed so that seniors may learn the basics of computers inexpensively and at their own pace. A minimum of one half-day per week is required. Call 425-488-2060.

   Volunteer receptionists and activity helpers are needed Mondays through Fridays at the Woodinville Adult Day Center. Call 425-788-5223.

   Join a club for amateur radio enthusiast on the first and third Fridays of each month from 7-8 p.m.

   Attend a support group offering an opportunity to confide in others, share feelings, and build social support on Wednesdays from 1-2 p.m.

   Alcoholics Anonymous, Wednesdays, 10-11:30 a.m. AA meeting for those who think they may have a problem with drinking.