Northwest NEWS

May 31, 1999


More events

Oil pipeline workshop

   Cascade Columbia Alliance and Park Ridge Neighborhood Association invite the public to a workshop focusing on the proposed Cross Cascades Gasoline Pipeline and Thrasher's Pump Station on Wed., June 2 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Canyon Creek Elementary gym, 21400 35th SE. The workshop will present information and facts to help citizens become involved in the pipeline's expedited permitting process and to prepare for public hearing before the Energy Facility Site and Evaluation Council. For additional information, call (360) 794-9121 or (206) 728-1289.

Stop smoking class

   The Snohomish Health District is offering a free stop smoking class for adults on Thursday, June 3 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Snohomish Health District, Everett (3020 Rucker Avenue, lst floor auditorium). No pre-registration is required. Those interested are welcome to just drop-in. For additional information, call 425-339-5230, ext. 237.

National Cancer Survivors Day

   Smiles, tears, laughter, and hugs will be the order of the day when local cancer survivors, their families and friends, hospital staff, and volunteers gather to celebrate the 12th annual National Cancer Survivors' Day from noon to 4 p.m. on Sun., June 6. The celebration, sponsored by UW Medical Center and others, takes place next to Husky Stadium. Bring a picnic lunch and a blanket or lawn chairs. Free refreshments will also be available. For more information, call Julia Canas, UW Medical Center's Cancer Center, 206-598-7880.

YMCA announces summer swim lessons

   Sessions for summer swim lessons at the YMCA begin June 19. Registration begins June 5. Everyone is welcome to participate in YMCA programs; financial assistance to the extent possible is available for those in need, thanks to the YMCA Partners With Youth fund. For information, call Kyla Smith at 425-4895-9797 or drop by the Northshore YMCA.

Basketball tryouts

   Woodinville Spirit Select basketball tryouts will be held at Timbercrest Junior High, June 3 and 4, at 7 to 8:30 p.m. Call 425-486-6868 or 425-883-8505.