Northwest NEWS

August 14, 2000


Community Calendar

   The Board of Commissioners of King County Public Hospital, Aug. 18, 25, 8:30am, Evergreen Hospital Medical Center in Green B 204.2: 425-899-1000.
   Sammamish Valley Grange, Aug. 16, 7:30pm, 140th NE at Hollywood: 483-3200.
   Woodinville Historical Society, Aug. 16, 7:30pm, Towne Bank 17530 132nd AVE NE: 488-8270.
   Upper Bear Creek Community Council, Aug. 22, 7pm, Water District: 788-5841.
   Woodinville Lions Club, Aug. 22, 7pm, 19008 168th NE: 483-2693.
   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.
   IRA Seminar, August 19, 10-11am, Edward Jones Office: 425-481-4490.
   Woodinville High School class of 1990 reunion, August 19, Marina Club at Shilshole Bay: 800-954-1044.
   Monroe High class of 1990 reunion, Sept. 16, Hyatt Regency Bellevue Hotel:800-654-1044.
   Bothell High Class of 1990 reunion, Sept. 23, Bellevue Hilton: 800-954-1044.
   Inglemoor High School class of 1980 reunion, October 7, Shilshole Bay Beach Club: 800-954-1044
   Ballard High School "Diamond Reunion", Aug. 26, 11:30am-2:30pm, Millies on the Lake: 206-782-0974 or 425-486-3971 or 206-782-9322.
   Arlington High School classes of 1970, 69, 68, reunion, Sept. 16, Hawthorne Suites: 360-435-5757.
   Cleveland H.S. class of 1960 - 40 year reunion, Sept 16, 206-246-0348.
   Chevrolet Camaro Car Show, Aug. 20, 8am, $15/pre registered, $20/day of show, 3000 Landerholm Circle S.E. Bellevue: 425-388-4944.
   Old Time Country Fair, Aug. 18-20, free, Country Village: 425-483-2250.
   Booksigning - with Gudran Ongman, "The Sleep Ponies", Aug. 19, 1-5pm, Artistree Gallery at Country Village: 425-487-3777.
   12th annual Art in the Park, Aug. 19, 20, 10am, Highway 2 and Main Street in Monroe: 360-794-0364.
   Glenn Richards 3rd Anniversary Party and Auction, Aug. 19, 6-9pm, free, 800-456-3339.
   Brasi.Fest 2000, Aug. 20, 11am-7pm, Seattle Center: 206-684-7200.
   Road Rage Dilemma, Aug. 17, 7-8:30pm, Lynwood Library: 425-788-2148.
   Twenty-Eighth Annual old Timers' Picnic, Aug. 22, 11am-2pm, reservations required,Woodland Park Zoo: 684-4951.
   Toy Test 2000, expirement with the latest console games,
   Aug. 19, Pacific Science Center: 206-443-2001.
   Tibetfest 2000, Aug. 26-27, Seattle Center: 206-386-1974.
   Pain in the Grass, Aug. 11, 18, 25, 6-8:30pm, Mural Amphitheater: 206-992-0537.
   T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous in IMAX 3D, through Nov. 9, Pacific Science Center: 206-443-2001.
   Robot Zoo, robitcs explain biological functions of real animals, Sept. 4, Pacific Science Center: 206-443-2001.
   Baby season at the Cougar Mountain Zoo, through October, 10am-5pm, Cougar Mountain Zoo: 425-392-6278.
   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: 425-482-699
   The adult community choir, The Choir of the Sound, is currently scheduling auditions for their 24th season, Monday evenings, Shoreline Community College: 206-528-9990.
   The Dancentre will be auditioning 6-18 yr. olds for newe members of its competition Teams, august 7-11, Dancentre Facility: 360-9563-2793.
   Sammamish Symphony Orchestra, Eastlake Performing Arts Center: 425-868-9023.
   Breast Cancer Support Group, first and third tuesdays, 6-7:30pm, Team Survivor Office: 206-634-4252
   TCF is a self help support group open to all parents who have experienced the death of a child of any age, regardless of cause. If you are a bereaved parent, or know someone who is, please call: 425-821-1382.
   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.
   Equifriends, August 23, 6-9pm, Snohomish County: 425-337-1137.
   Kirkland Police Department seeks colunteers to join the Domestic Abuse Response Team, Contact Eileen Trentman, 425-803-1902.
   Providence Sexual Assault Center is looking for volunteers. Oct. 2, 55 hours of training. For information packet call: 425-258-7783.
   Jerry Lewis telethon is recruiting volunteers, for Muscular Dystrophy Associatiom. For more information or to volunteer call the local MDA office in Seattle at 283-2183.
   Volunteer chore Services os looking for people to mow, weed, and rake the lawns of eldars and disabled on the Eastside. There are opportunities all over King County, right near you! Please call 425-6864 for more information.
   The retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of King County needs volunteers to matchwith an organiztion. Call Linda Schnee in The Seattle area at 206-689-6790.
   The Alzheimer's Association's HELPLINE is currently recruiting volunteers who will assist individuals, family members and caregivers by telephone: 206-363-5500
   Join the fun at Equifriends Therapeutic Horseback riding and driving program for children and adults with disabilities, please call Equifriends, 425-337-1137 for further information and directions.
   Join the volunteer team at the PAWS Companion Animal Shelter. Call 425-787-2500 ext./ 838.
   Bellevue Art Museum is seeking applicants for volunteer Docents in the new museum to open early January 2001. Those interested in applying for the program may contact the museum at 425454-3322 ext. 100.
   Children's Response Center, serving children and families in North/East King Count since 1985, is seeking members for its Advisory Board and Volunteer Program. For more information contact Mary Ann Carlson, Volunteer Program Coordinator: 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 aids 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.
   Volunteers are needed to assist individuals one-on-one hydrotherapy class. The Multiple Scleroses Association of King County offers hydrotherapy and yoga classes to seniors and people with all types of physical disabilities. For more information call 206-633-2606.
   It's raining cats and dogs at the PAWS Companion Animal Shelter in Lynwood. Help us care for them and find them homes by volunteering weekly for a minimum of 3 months. Call 425-787-2500 ext. 838 for information.
   Eastside Domestic Violence Program is recruiting volunteers call Wendy at 425-562-8840.
   Woodland Park Zoo is currently recruiting individuals who enjoy working with people, like to learn about the natural world, and are committed to the cause of wildlife conservation. Applications accepted until May 1: 206-233-2594.
   Woodland Park Zoo is recruiting volunteers to work in their Family Farm Contact Area, orientation April 22, 10-11am, Woodland Park Zoo: 206-684-4021.
   Volunteers are needed to answer the phones in the office of Bridge Ministries for Disability Concerns. We have openings for both mornings and afternoons, four-hour shifts. Contact Donna at (425) 828-1431 for more information.
   Puget Sound Blood Center needs volunteers to register donors and to monitor donors while serving them refreshments after they've given blood. Volunteer opportunities are available at mobile blood drives and at donation centers. Support your community blood program by volunteering. Call 1-800-266-4033 for more information.
   The Multiple Sclerosis Association of King County needs help to assist people with MS in maintaining their independence and quality of life. we provide physical therapy, social work, emotional support and educational programs for people with MS and their loved ones. For more information contact Gregg Robinson at 206-633-2606.
   The Center For Battered Women is looking for volunteers who want to work together to eliminate domestic violence. beginning April 1,. To receive a volunteer application and information packet, call John at 425-259-2827, ext. 18. Applications must be received by March 27th.