Northwest NEWS

September 27, 1999


More events

Learn about amazing wild salmon

   Join a naturalist to learn more about the Amazing Adventures of Wild Salmon on Tuesday, Oct. 5, from 7 to 8 p.m at the Woodinville Library. This program, for ages 6 and older, features a lively discussion enhanced by life-size cutouts of salmon species, life cycle puppets, and real salmon eggs. The library is located at 17105 Avondale Rd. NE. Reservations are required. Call (206) 296-4171 and leave the name of the event, place and time, your name, phone number including area code, and the number that will be attending. Reserve by fax at (206) 205-5433, or e-mail to

Nominations sought for Literary Lions award

   The King County Library System Foundation wants to recognize the people and organizations that have made a significant contribution promoting the importance and value of literacy. The King County Library System Foundation is accepting nominations for the 2000 Literary Lions awards. The awards, to be given at the gala Literary Lions dinner on March 11, 2000, at the Bellevue Regional Library, recognize one individual and one company or organization that have done exemplary work in supporting literacy and lifelong learning. Any organization or individual can submit a nomination. Nomination forms, available through the King County Library System Foundation, are due by 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29,1999. For additional information, call 206-684-6628.

Auditions set for Northwest Boychoir

   The Northwest Boychoir will hold auditions for new members on Saturday, Oct. 9, in Seattle. Boys 8 to 11 years of age with musical interest and aptitude are eligible for audition. No previous musical training is required. The auditions are private, informal, and low-key. Call (206) 524-3234 to schedule an appointment or for more information.

Babysitting class

   Camp Fire Boys and Girls is offering an 8-hour Babysitting Class for boys and girls in grades 5-7 on Oct. 9 and 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Camp Fire Office, 16315 NE 87th St., Ste. B-2, Redmond. Cost of the class is $22. Preregistration is required. Call (206) 461-8550.