Northwest NEWS

November 8, 1999


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Garden Sheds & Greenhouses Show


   Exhibits from Woodinville's Olympic Nursery and Garden Solutions are included in the Garden Sheds and Greenhouses Show at Bellevue Square through Nov. 14.

Senior Center to dedicate flagpole on Veterans Day

   All veterans, their families, and friends are invited to the dedication of a new telescoping flagpole and flag at the Northshore Senior Center on Thursday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. A short speech is planned for 10:45. Color guards from Bothell Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) will take part in the ceremony. A reception with cake and coffee will follow the flag raising. A Cub Scout pack will assist.

Forum addresses global justice

   A forum on economic justice will be held on Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. at the Northshore United Church of Christ, 18900 168th Ave. NE in Woodinville. The event is in anticipation of the upcoming World Trade Organization meeting. The forum is also hosted by the Woodinville Unitarian Universalist Church.

Book fair, public tour

   Nestlé's Community Book Fair and Public Tour is scheduled for Nov. 12 and 13 from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Nestlé Regional Training Center at the Carnation Farm. Adult and children's titles will be available, as well as used books and CDs. The public may take a free self-guided tour of the dairy, gardens, and kennels. Anyone with used books to donate may drop them off at the Riverview Eagle Rock Multi-Age Site or the Nestlé Regional Training Center. All the proceeds will benefit the Eagle Rock Multi-Age elementary program. For information, call (425)-788-1511.

Church to hold father/son banquet

   A father/son banquet is planned at the Woodinville Community Methodist Church on Saturday, November 13th, at 6 p.m. The church is located at 11710 140th NE in Woodinville. Former U.W. basketball coach Marv Harshman will be the guest speaker. There will be entertainment, along with an old-fashioned spaghetti feed, and a build-your-own ice cream sundae with all the trimmings. For information, call 483-5252.

Santa comes to Country Village

   Santa Claus and his sleigh will descend from the sky at Country Village's annual Holiday Open House, Saturday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. His arrival will be followed by a traditional Christmas tree lighting ceremony with complimentary hot roasted chestnuts. Caroling, a craft show, Kettle Korn, food booths, and pony and train rides will be featured on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is no admission charge, but a $2 site parking donation is requested by the local non-profit group handling parking. Country Village is located two miles north of Bothell at 23730 Bothell-Everett Hwy.

Church plans benefit auction

   Cottage Lake Presbyterian Church, 18350 NE Woodinville-Duvall Place, is having a benefit auction, Saturday, Nov. 13, beginning with a silent auction at 6:30pm. The live auction will start at 7:30pm. The following is a sampling of items that will be auctioned off: the use of a Mercedes Benz for the weekend, a condo in Maui, a condo in Ocean Shores, wind surfing lessons, gift certificates, a 3'x5' flag that has flown over the United States Capitol, a Gameboy Color with the new Pokemon yellow version, and 9 of the last new Beanie Babies that will be made, and much more! Tickets are $7 a couple, $4 a single ticket.