March 8, 1999
CALENDAR ANNOUNCEMENT DEADLINE IS 12 NOON THURSDAY.
ST. PATRICK'S DAY
- Woodinville Country Garden Club, March 10, 9:30am-noon: 485-3089.
- Cascade Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, March 10, West Coast Bellevue Hotel, 10:30am: 425-454-1643.
- Woodinville Lions Club Friday Pinochle, March 12, 1pm: 483-2693.
- Woodinville Chamber Of Commerce Network Breakfast, March 16, 7:30-9am.
- Woodinville Fire District, March 16, 6pm: 483-2131.
- Eastside Genealogical Society, "Vanished Without a Trace: Picking Up Lost Trails To and In England Before 1837," March 11, 7:30pm, Bellevue Library: 888-3947.
- Eastside Genealogical Society, "Genealogical Keys to Great Britain," March 13, Congregational Church of Mercer Island, 9:30am-4pm, $20: 206-236-2473.
- Washington State Retired Teachers Overlake Unit 16, annual joint luncheon meeting with Sno-King Unit 23, Penn Cove Cafe in Coupeville, March 16: 425-827-1249.
- Redmond Chapter of LeTip International, Wednesdays, 7-8:30am, Fresh Choice Restaurant: 788-5671.
- Kiwanis Club of Woodinville, Thursdays, 11:30am-12:30pm, Woodinville Round Table: 481-6959.
- Business Network International Totem Lake Chapter, Brown Bag Restaurant, Wednesdays, 7-8:30am: 481-2980.
- Woodinville City Council, Mondays, 7pm, Sorenson: 489-2700.
BAZAARS & CRAFT SHOWS
- Irish Week, Fourth Festival Event, March 13-14 and 17, noon-6pm, Seattle Center: 206-684-8582.
CLASSES, SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS
- Crafter's Paradise Rummage Sale, March 12-13, 9am-4pm, Woodside New Life: 360-659-9758.
- Starving Housewives Springtime at Echo Falls craft show, March10-13, 10am-8pm: 425-485-0798.
- The Continuing Education Department of Shoreline Community College sponsors Flagger Training, March 13, 8:30a.m.-4:30p.m., $35, reg. by March 10, Northshore Senior Center: 206-546-4562.
- Norwegian Language Classes, all levels, begin March 15, 6pm: 425-485-7595.
- Columbine Yarns, needle tatting class March 20, 1p.m., and free knit club, meetings Mon. 7-9p.m. and Wed. 9a.m.-1p.m: 425-806-8129.
- Free Beginning Norwegian Dance Classes for Children, ages 6-14, March 7, 425-485-7595.
- Swing Dancing, every Wed., 6:30-7:30p.m. Swing, 7:30-10p.m. Dancing, $5 donation, Seattle Center House, 206-684-7200.
- Free Job Search Workshops for 55 years-plus, Dec. 9, 9am-12:30pm, Seattle Center House Conference Room B: 206-684-0500.
- Making Peace with Your Past, 12-week Christ-centered support group focusing on the understanding, healing, and closure of childhood abuse and trauma, $30, Queensgate Baptist Church: 425-488-8245.
- King County Master Gardener Free Workshop, March 13, 10:30am, Master Gardener Demonstration Garden, Plant Propagation: 425-485-5942.
- Chrysanthemum Plant Sale, Furneys Nursery, March 13, 9am-noon, $1.75/each plant: 253-852-8796.
- Self-Management of Pain, topic of Brain Awareness Week lecture, March 16, 7pm, UW Health Sciences Center: 206-685-8335.
SPORTS & RECREATION
- Wildlife Adventures, Travel Program Lecture, 7p.m., March 11, Seattle Rotary Education Center Woodland Park Zoo: 206-233-2509.
- Spring Snohomish Saturday Market, March 13, 10am-4pm, Snohomish High School: 360-568-4746.
- Beanie Baby Show, March 15: 503-655-9701.
- Factoria Mall Antique and Collectible Show, March 12-14, 10am-9pm, free admission: 425-641-8282.
- Wooden Cross Lutheran Church 12th annual garage sale, March 13, 8am-4pm, March 14, 8am-2pm: 425-788-3626.
- Moms and Moppets Spring Clothing sale, March 16, 10am-noon, Eastside Foursquare Church: 425-488-2500.
- 18th Annual Quilt Show, "Quilts Across The Ocean," March 12-14, Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 10am-6pm, $3/admission: 425-259-6579.
- Adoption Information Meeting with Holt International Children's Services, March 11, 6:30p.m., at Children's Home Society of Washington, Free: 206-695-3200.
- The Adoption Resource Center of Children's Home Society of Washington presents The Adoption Option, March 6, 9a.m.-1p.m., $30/individual, $50/couple: 206-695-3233.
- The Academy of Children's Theatre sponsoring a play writing contest, deadline April 1: 509-734-1110.
- 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.
- Woodinville Classic Cruisers, Go Cruizin' every Saturday night, 6:30pm, McCorry's, bring classic, antique, or Hot Rod, show off your pride and joy: 425-488-0140.
- REI Climbing specialist will teach you how to tilt the odds in your favor to climb Mt. Rainer, March 16, 7pm. Learn more about the 2 most important tools of the trade: map and compass, free, begin at 7pm: 425-882-1158.
- Sports and Outdoor Sports for People with Disabilities, free, March 15, 7-8:30pm, REI Main Store: 206-543-3620.
- World Golf Corporation, World Golf Tournament, Echo Falls Country Club, March 13: 425-712-1019.
- Northwest Chamber Orchestra presents Showcase Chamber Music Series, featuring Joseph Silverstein, Benaroya Hall: 206-343-0445.
- The Cascadian Chorale and Orchestra presents Faure Requiem, March 13, 7:30pm at Bastyr University Chapel, March 14, 3pm at Plymouth Congregational Church, $12: 206-286-6028.
- The Choir of the Sound and Orchestra, March 13, 7:30pm, March 14, 3:30pm, Shorecrest Performing Arts Center, $16/adults, $14/children and seniors: 206-528-9990.
- Sammamish Symphony Orchestra, winter concert, March 14, 2pm: 206-517-7777.
- The Bridge Ensemble, Benaroya Hall, March 16, 8pm, $12-$20: 206-292-ARTS.
- Everett Chorale presents "Music Fit for a King," 7:30p.m., March 6, Everett Performing Arts Center: 425-257-8600.
- African Dance Class, every other Wed., 7-8:30pm, Cherry Valley Community Club, $10 per session: 844-2461.
- Burke Museum: Graphic Culture: Northwest Coast Prints, Nov. 19-May 31; $2.50/student, $4/senior, $5.50/adult, 206-543-7907.
- Special Events at Pacific Science Center: 5th Annual Little Folks and Animal Friends, March 3-7, Stories and Such, March 2 and 16, Brain Awareness Day, March 15, Astronomy Open House March 25; 206-443-2001.
- Call 443-IMAX for IMAX Shows at the Pacific Science Center: Into the Deep, March 1-31, and Everest.
- For information on Laser Shows at the Pacific Science Center, call 206-443-2850.
- 1999 Earth Day Invitational Photographic Exhibition and Competition, through May 2, Museum of History and Industry, featuring Art Wolfe, 206-324-1126.
- Paper Wealth, works by Cris Bruch, Kirkland Arts Center, Feb. 11- March 27, Mon.-Fri. 11a.m-6p.m., Sat. 11a.m.-2p.m., 425-822-7161.
- Mercer Island Gallery presents photographic images by Pat O'Hara and William Mitchell, March 2-April 29.
- Animals in Art, Wild and Domestic Animals, March 13 Preview Reception, 8pm, runs through April 4, Howard/Mandeville gallery: 425-889-8212.
- Urban Realist Paintings: Robert Henri and His Circle, Jan. 30-April 4, Frye Art Museum, free, 206-622-9250.
- Bellevue Art Museum "Blooms" with Fresh Flowers, Jan. 30-April 11, 425-454-3322.
- A Change of Worlds, Photographs and Artifacts of Puget Sound Native Americans, through May 9, Museum of History and Industry, 206-324-1126.
- "Eleanor," based on the life of Eleanor Roosevelt, Village Theatre, March 18-April 25:425-392-2202.
- "The Fairy Queen," Ballet Bellevue and Bellevue Chamber Chorus, Meydenbauer Center, March 12, 8p.m., March 13, 2 and 8p.m., March 14, 3p.m., 425-881-0445.
- You can help end domestic violence by becoming a volunteer with Eastside Domestic Violence Program, 50 hours of training covering crisis intervention and advocacy-based counseling, March 20-April 29: 425-562-8840, ext. 404.
- Program for Early Parent Support seeking Volunteers, training session March 13 and 27, 206-547-8570.
- The Center for Battered Women has openings for volunteers who want to work together to eliminate domestic violence, beginning March 27, 32 hours of training, 425-259-2827, ext. 18.
- Bellevue Chamber Chorus seeking volunteers to assist in a variety of tasks, 425-881-0445.
- Senior Services' Volunteer Transportation Program needs volunteer drivers, 206-448-5740.
- YMCA looking for volunteers, if interested, call 425-485-9797.
- Long Term Care Ombudsman Program looking for volunteers to help elderly, 206-694-6775.
- We need you to volunteer at Equifriends Therapeutic Equestrian Program located in Snohomish County, orientation times: March 10, 6-9pm, March 27, 1-4pm, April 6, 6-9pm, or call for private orientation: 425-337-1137.
- The Pirates of Treasure Island are looking for new recruits to join and participate in parades, festivals, visit nursing homes and help kids, 206-367-5205.
- The Crisis Clinic is recruiting volunteer phone workers to cover the crisis lines during spring and summer months, 206-461-3210.
- Woodland Park Zoo seeking volunteer docents, must be at least 18, training course begins March. 13, 206-684-4845.
- Multiple Sclerosis Association of King County needs people to help assist people with MS, 206-633-2606.
- Girl Scouts looking for adult volunteers to help todays girls face issues in our world, 800-767-6845.
- Help contact new and existing donors, volunteers needed 9-11:30a.m. each weekday, 425-462-4392.
- Senior Services Senior Rights Assistance looking for volunteers to help seniors to connect with services, 206-448-5720.
- Blood Center needs volunteers to register donors and to monitor donors when they're giving blood, 1-800-266-4033.
- Volunteer to help seniors and disabled people in Snohomish County, Volunteer Chores Service: 425-257-2111.
- Family Services offers Children Grieve Too, for ages 5-18 who have lost a close relative through death, 425-226-1253.
- Phone Friend, support for teens, 3-6pm, Monday-Friday: 1-800-543-8255 (1-800-KID-TALK).
- Al-Anon/Alateen, support groups for families and friends of alcoholics: 625-0000.
- Pathways for Women YWCA, offering counseling services: 774-9843, ext. 226; or 339-3837.