Northwest NEWS

May 3, 1999


Area teens invited to Green Funk environmental event

   Sponsored by the YMCA Earth Service Corps and Northshore School District, Green Funk will be held May 7 from 6 to 10 p.m. at Pop Keeney Stadium in Bothell. Doors will open at 5 p.m.

   The benefit event will include environmental speakers Hazel Wolf and Julia Butterfly; and environmental organizations The Wilderness Society, Northwest Animal Rights Network, Washington Wilderness Coalition, and The Land Conservancy.

   Bands playing at the event include The Scene, the Alien Crime Syndicate, Suitcase, and Easy Big Fella. Food will also be available. Cost of the event is $7.

   Proceeds will benefit The Land Conservancy in its efforts to purchase parcels of land in the Snoqualmie Valley to protect them from logging. For information, call (425) 485-9797, ext. 202.