Northwest NEWS

November 1, 1999

Valley Special

Around the Valley

Save Our Salmon night

   Friends of Cherry Valley will sponsor a Save Our Salmon community information night on Thursday, Nov. 4, 7 p.m. in the Cedarcrest High School auditorium in Duvall. Kirt Anderson, Steward of the Snoqualmie Watershed, and Chris Hughes, King County Water and Land Resources, will be speaking on local habitat protection and what residents can do to help, and on the Endangered Species listing. For information, call 788-5857.

Veterans benefits info available

   Veterans can enroll for benefits at any time. Assistance is available by writing to Post 199; P.O. Box 960; Carnation, WA 98014. Bingo is offered at the Post in Carnation every Tuesday and Thursday evening.

Arts Onstage presents 'Cinderella'

   Arts Onstage, the performing arts series presented by the Duvall Arts Commission and the Duvall Foundation for the Arts, brings StoryBook Theatre's production of Cinderella to the Cedarcrest Performing Arts Center on Sunday, Nov. 14, at 2 p.m. Individual tickets are on sale at Gardens & SunSpaces, Pumps & Grinds, and Main Street Music in Duvall.

Stillwater family bingo

   Stillwater PTSA Family Bingo is Friday, Nov. 5, from 7-9 p.m. at Stillwater Elementary, 11530 320th Ave. NE, Carnation. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $2 per person (more cards and blackout are extra). Candy, pop, and popcorn will be available. Great prizes and fun for the whole family!

Spaghetti dinner and auction

   The Salem Woods PTA is having a spaghetti dinner and auction on Friday, Nov. 5, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at Salem Woods Elementary School, located at 12802 Wagner Road in Monroe. The live auction features over 20 theme gift baskets and more. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Admission: adults $5, children $3, or $15 for a family of up to six. For more information, call Rachel Thompson at 360-794-3784.

Watershed forum

   The Snoqualmie Watershed Forum will meet on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 7 p.m. in the Rose Room of the Duvall Library. Call Megan Smith at 206-296-8374 for information.

Party for Chase Morris

   The Chase Morris family invites friends and their families to a party in Chase's honor in Saturday, Nov. 13, from 4-7 p.m. at the Carnation Multi-Service Center. A potluck supper will be served at 5 p.m. Chase, who recently celebrated his 80th birthday, was born near Tolt and has lived in the Lower Valley all his life. The family looks forward to greeting the many friends, young and old, who have been an important part of his eight decades in the Valley. For more information, call 333-4211. No presents, please.

Blues jam at Pumps & Grinds

   Come on down to Pumps & Grinds to jam or just listen to some fabulous blues on Saturday, Nov. 6, at 7:30 p.m. Hosted by Robin Favela. No cover, all welcome. Located next to Bank of America in Duvall. Call 425-844-2766.

Elves workshop

   A PTSA elves workshop is scheduled for Dec. 4 at Stillwater Elementary School. Vendors are needed. $10 per table. Call Diane Zak at 788-1646 or Tammy Kenney at 788-8018.

Snoqualmie Valley Women's Connection

   The Snoqualmie Valley Women's Connection will meet on Nov. 6, 8:30-11:30 a.m. at Cherry Gardens Community Club on Kelly Road east of Duvall for a potluck breakfast and arts and crafts holiday sale. Newcomers welcome. Call 788-1202.

Artists, crafters, and parade participants needed

   The Carnation Chamber of Commerce needs participants for their Annual Christmas in Carnation on Saturday, Dec. 4. The Craft Bazaar will be from 10-4 in the Sno-Valley Service Center. Cost per table is a one-time fee of $15. Call Georgia White-Romaine at 333-6895. Call Becky Nixon for parade interest and involvement at 844-9223.

Pie bakers needed

   Baked pies are needed for the Sno-Valley Seniors pie auction to be held at the steak dinner on Nov. 13. Donators of pies should call Dawn Board at 333-4101 or 333-4747 by Nov. 10. An aggressive goal of 100 pies should keep auctioneer George Magnochi happily surrounded by pies.