Northwest NEWS

October 4, 1999

Valley Special

Around the Valley

Prayer vigils promote tolerance

   Two prayer vigils are planned for the coming weeks in the Valley to promote tolerance and combat hate. One will be in Snoqualmie on Oct. 7; the other in Carnation on Nov. 1. Both will be part of larger efforts in King County and beyond. The Oct. 7 vigil, hosted by Snoqualmie United Methodist Church, 38701 River St., will begin at 6:30 p.m. The Nov. 7 vigil, hosted by Tolt Congregational United Church of Christ in Carnation, will begin at 7 p.m. The public is welcome.

Free family math workshop

   Looking for ideas on how to make math fun? Parents and their first through third grade children will learn how to have a good time with math at a free workshop held Wednesday, Oct. 13, at Cherry Valley Elementary Learning Resource Center from 6:30-8 p.m. Families will play games and share ideas they can use to help their children improve math skills. To sign up, call Eastside Literacy at 844-2459.

REF meets

   There will be a metting of the Riverview Educational Foundation (REF) on Monday, Oct. 11, at 8 p.m. at the Carnation Elementary Staff Lounge: 425-788-4274.

'Isaac' at Pumps & Grinds

   "Isaac" is an excellent guitarist with a beautiful voice, and this talented singer/songwriter plays this Saturday, Oct. 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Pumps & Grinds. No cover. Pumps & Grinds is located in Duvall next to Bank of America (formerly Seafirst Bank). Call 425-844-2766.

Valley Providers meets   Valley Providers will meet on Oct. 12, noon-1 p.m., at the Colonial Inn, Preston-Fall City Rd., Fall City; 222-5191. Barbara Elliott will speak on her trip to Romania.

Friends of Youth classes

Events at Valley General Hospital in Monroe

   To register for any of the above classes, call Community Relations at 360-794-1411. The hospital is located at 14701 - 179th SE, Monroe.