May 15, 2000
CALENDAR ANNOUNCEMENT DEADLINE IS 12 NOON THURSDAY.
CLASSES, SEMINARS, WORKSHOPS
- Sammamish Valley Grange, May 17, 7:30pm, 140th NE at Hollywood: 483-3200.
- Woodinville Historical Society, May 18, 7:30pm, Towne Bank: 483-8270.
- Cottage Lake Auxiliary to children's Hospital, May 19, 1pm, Sammamish Valley Grange: 483-3200.
- Northshore School Board, May 22, 7:30pm, 18315 Bothell Way NE: 489-6000.
- East KingCo Rock Club, May 22, 7pm, Fellowship Hall, Rose Hill Presbyterian Church: 425-861-7050.
- Upper Bear Creek Community Council, May 23, 7pm, Water District: 788-5841.
- Woodinville Lions Club, May 23, 7pm, 19008 168th NE: 483-2693.
- Washington State Retired Teachers Overlake Unit 16, May 18, 1pm, Community Center: 425-827-1249.
- Carnation City Council, 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, City Hall: 425-333-4192.
- Duvall Chamber of Commerce, 1st Tuesday, 11:45am, Fire Hall: 425-788-8384.
- Duvall City Council, 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 7pm, Library Rose Room: 425-788-8384.
- Kenmore City Council, Mondays, 7pm, Northshore Utility District Headquarters: 425-398-8900.
- Woodinville City Council, 1st 3 Mondays of every month, 6:30pm, Sorenson School: 425-489-2700.
- Diamonds in the Rough Toastmasters, Thursdays, 7pm, Seattle Times Production Facility: 360-668-3136.
- Kiwanis Club of Woodinville, Thursdays, 11:30am-12:30pm, Woodinville Round Table: 425-481-6959.
- Northshore Kiwanis, Wednesdays, 7-8am, Alexa's Restaurant on Main St., Bothell: 425-486-4966.
- Choosing and using a car seat, May 17, 6:30-7:30pm, Valley General Hospital: 360-794-1411.
- Planning for Parenthood, lecture, May 18, 7-8:30pm, Valley General Hospital: 360-794-1411.
- Estate Planning, May 19, 12:45-2pm, Kirkland Senior Center: 425-828-1223.
- International Migratory Bird Day, May 20, 10am-12pm, $3, Northwest Stream Center: 425-316-8592.
- Meditation Class, May 24, 7-9:30pm, CDM Psychic Institute: 425-258-1449.
- Durable Power of Attorney, free lecture, May 24, 9:30-11am, Northshore Senior Center: 425-487-2441.
- The Paul Mesner Puppets in "The Dinosaur Show," May 5-May 21, The Northwest Puppet Center: 206-523-2579.
- Butterflies and Blooms reopening, May 13-September 30, 10am daily, Woodland Park Zoo: 206-684-4838.
- Eastside Legal Assistance Program, May 18, 12-1:30pm, West Coast Bellevue Hotel: 425-637-3097.
- Edmonds Waterfront Festival 2000, May 19-21, Port of Edmonds Marina South Parking Lots: 425-771-1744.
- Permanency Planning Information Night for Foster-Adoptive Families, free information night, June 12, 6-8pm, Lutheran Social Services: 206-694-5713
- Baby season at the Cougar Mountain Zoo, through October, 10am-5pm, Cougar Mountain Zoo: 425-392-6278.
- Sno-King Intl. Folk Dance Club, Saturday Dances, every Saturday night except the last Saturday in May, 7:30-11:30pm, suggested $3, Cedar Valley Grange: 425-385-2088 or 425-788-9680.
SPORTS & RECREATION
- Summer Youth Voyage in Puget Sound, 5 day journey aboard newly-restored sailing Gillnetter, Admirable, July 11-15, 22-26, August 20-24, $500, The Center for Wooden Boats: 206-382-2628.
- Camp River Ranch, June 25- August 19, girls grades 6-12, Camp River Ranch in Hood Canal: 800-767-6845.
- "Let's Walk and Talk," June 3, 9am, Marymoor Park: 206-230-5767.
- The Eastside Symphony Orchestra, two free concerts, May 20, 3pm, First United Methodist Church: 425-821-9439.
- The North American Welsh Choir, May 20, St. Andrew's Episcopal Church: 206-543-1186.
- Spring benefit concert, May 21, 7pm, Kirkland Congregational Church: 425-823-2042.
- Spring Concert, May 23, 7pm, Everett Civic Auditorium: 425-347-4678 or 206-583-0655.
- The Bellevue Youth Symphony, May 25, 7pm, Theatre at Meydenbauer.
- "Camelot," May 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 7:30pm, Shoreline Community College Theatre: 206-546-4606.
- Seattle Shakespeare Festival's The Comedy of Errors, May 26, 27, 28, Kirkland Performance Center: 425-893-9900.
- Teen Northshore, Sue Paro, director, information: 206-344-6417.
- Family Services offers Children Grieve Too, for ages 5-18 who have lost a close relative through death: 425-226-1253.
- Phone Friend, support for teens, 3-6pm, Monday-Friday: 1-800-543-8255 (1-800-KID-TALK).
- Al-Anon-Anger Management exploratory-info meeting, Thursday nights 7pm, Edgewood Apartments Community Room: 425-482-6998.
- Pathways for Women YWCA, offering counseling services: 774-9843, ext. 226, or 339-3837.
- Bone Density Screening for Osteoporosis, May 20, 10am-4pm, 8629 120th Avenue NE, Kirkland: 425-822-0414.
- Breast Cancer Survivor, May 19, 20, 21, Swedish Medical Center: 425-745-0842.
- The Northwest Lipid Research Clinic at the University of Washington is conducting a study in women 55 and older who have heart disease or have risk factors such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, or diabetes. If you are interested, please call Barbara at 206-731-6793.
- If you are age 18-75, you may be eleigible to participate in a study of an experimental drug that may help lower triglycide levels. If you are interested, please call Marcia at 206-731-6794.
- MS patients needed for study of new medication, last about 18 months, and requires 13 visits to UW Medical Center. For more information, call 206-616-UWMS.
- RSD/CRPS support and awareness of Puget Sound (RSAPS), March 8th, 12-2pm, Kingsgate Library: 425-485-8512.
- The Midlife Women's Health Study has created a website: www.son.washington.edu/departments/fcn/smwhs.
- Cancer Support Group, first Tuesday every month, 6:30pm, Valley General Hospital's Library: 360-794-1411.
- Alzheimer's Association helps you care for someone with Alzheimer's, 206-363-5500 or 1-800-848-7097.
- The Northwest Chamber Orchestra Auditions for five string positions on June 1-6.
- Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays, May 18, 7pm, First United Methodist Church: 206-325-7=724.
- Non-denominational celebration of deceased loved ones, May 21, 2-4pm, First Congregational Church: 425-261-4800.
- Radiant Hope Depression Support Group, Mondays, 7-8:30pm, Overlake Hospital: 425-869-5433.
- Cancer Support Group, Tuesdays, 7-9pm, Northwest Oncology Center: 425-869-5433.
- Bellevue Art Museum is seeking applicants for volunteer Docents in the new museum to open early January 2001. Docents will act as guides for exhibitions, assist museum visitors, teach art workshops, and give group presentations. The nine-month instruction program will begin in September 2000 and will consist of instruction in contemporary art history, touring skills, teaching techniques, and public speaking. Those interested in applying for the program may contact the museum at 425Ñ454-3322, ext. 100.
- Children's Response Center, serving children and families in North/East King County since 1985, is seeking members for its Advisory Board and Volunteer Program. For more information, contact Mary Ann Carlson, Volunteer Program Coopdinator: 425-688-5130.
- Elder Friends is a group that visit isolated elders in their own homes at least twice monthly. Many seniors live alone and without the support from family and friends. Call 206-224-3793 for more information.
- 29th Annual Northwest Folklife Festival volunteer opportunity, May 26-29, Northwest Folklife Festival: 206-684-7019.
- Attention, green thumbs! Woodland Park Zoo is recruiting volunteers to work as gardener aides to assist the horticulture staff with cultivating and maintaining the zoo's diverse collection of flowers, shrubs, and trees. Anyone interested should attend the overview, May 10, 2-4pm, Woodland Park Zoo: 206-684-4845.