Northwest NEWS

May 17, 1999


More events

Teen Auto Show, meeting for skaters

   The Teen Northshore Auto Show will be held on Saturday, May 22nd, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Ricketts Bldg. parking lot (18315 Bothell Way NE). This is a free event. Come down and see the cars on display, learn about new auto repair technology, visit with a race car driver, learn how to enhance your auto, and watch a collision rescue demonstration. If you're a teen in the Northshore or Lake Washington School District (age 16-20) and would like to enter your vehicle in the competition, call the Bothell Parks & Rec. Dept. at 425-486-7430, or the Woodinville Weekly at (425) 483-0606 for an entry application. There is a $5 entry fee.

   Calling All Skaters: The Skate Park in Bothell is underway and the organizers are holding an information/planning meeting Thursday, May 20th, at 7:30 p.m. at the Anderson School cafeteria (18603 Bothell Way NE, Bothell). For more information, call 425-486-7430.

Missionary to speak

   Dr. Jim Davis will be the guest speaker at Avondale Christian Center, 15737 Avondale Rd. NE, Woodinville, Sunday, May 23, in the morning and evening services. Dr. Davis is also a Foreign Missionary with the Northwest District and has served overseas for more than 35 years in the countries of Japan, Australia, and Europe. He will be sharing from the old Soviet Union, China, and Eastern Europe.

Upper Bear Creek Community Council

   The Upper Bear Creek Community Council will meet May 25 at the Woodinville Water District offices, 17238 Woodinville-Duvall Rd., beginning at 7 p.m. Susan Harper of the Cascade Columbia Alliance will discuss the proposed Cross-Cascades Pipeline. The Council meets the second Tuesday of each month at the Cottage Lake Service Center and the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Woodinville Water District offices. All interested residents of the Upper Bear Creek area are welcome. For details, call (425) 788-5841.

Half-Pint Library opens at Evergreen

   Members of the Seattle Seahawks offensive line will help open the new children's library at Evergreen Hospital May 18 at noon. The library is sponsored by Half Price Books.

Visit the doctor

   The Greater Washington Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society will hold a free program titled "It's your Call: Making Treatment Decisions" on Saturday, May 22. Registration is required: 1-800-736-7312.

Guided canoe trips available

   Bellevue park rangers are leading a three-hour canoe trip of Lake Washington's largest remaining wetland. The trips are held each Saturday through September from 9 a.m. to noon. Trips depart from and return to Enatai Beach Park, 3519 108th Ave. SE. Pre-registration is required. Cost is $6 per person or $15 per family per canoe. Call (425) 452-2752.

Rotary Club

   The Woodinville Rotary Club will meet May 25 at 7 a.m. at the Columbia Winery, 14040 NE 145th, for the Northshore Scholarship Foundation annual breakfast. Call (206) 483-2020.