Northwest NEWS

March 15, 1999


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Grace celebrates St. Patrick's Day with parade

   The mystical township of Grace will holds its 6th annual town meeting and parade on St. Patrick's Day, Wednesday, March 17. The festivities, described by Terry Jarvis, mayor-for-life, as a "grand and glorious event," kick off with breakfast at the Maltby Cafe at 7 a.m. The parade begins at precisely 8:30 a.m. and lasts exactly seven minutes. The parade route follows the Woodinville/Snohomish Rd. from Fitz to Vintage Auto.

Blood drive

   The Puget Sound Blood Center will hold a blood drive on March 23 from 2 to 4:15 p.m. and from 5 to 8 p.m. at Bear Creek United Methodist Church. Call 867-1812 or 867-1781 for information.

American Sign Language concert

   Woodinville High School's 150 American Sign Language students will present Sounds of Silence 2, a night in concert, March 19 and 20 at 7:30 p.m in the WHS theater, 194819 136th NE in Woodinville. The concert is free. Refreshment proceeds go to Saturday Club and Deaf Connections. For information, call (425) 489-6795 (V/TTY).

Soccer tryouts

   Northshore Youth Soccer Association's select club, FC Alliance, is holding tryouts during March for boys and girls, age groups U-12 (born 8/87-7/88) through U-17 (born 8/82-7/83). FC Alliance Club combines the former WSC club and the former ADP (Spectre) program. The most recent schedule for these tryouts is available at the website,, or at the NYSA Office, 425-486-5106.