Northwest NEWS

October 9, 2000


Community Calendar

   Woodinville Lions Club, Oct. 13, 12:30pm, 19008 168th NE: 483-2693.
   Woodinville Chamber of Commerce, Oct. 17, 7:30-9am, must rsvp, 481-8300.
   Woodinville Fire District, Oct. 17, 6pm, 19900 144th NE: 483-2131.
   Woodinville Water District, Oct. 17, 7pm, 17238 W-Duvall Rd.: 483-9104.
   Moms and Moppets, Oct. 17, 9-11:30am, Eastside4square church: 425-488-2500.
   Brain Injury Association of WA, Oct. 17, 6:30-8:30pm, 425-895-0047.
   Sammamish Valley Grange, Oct. 18, 7:30pm, 140th NE at Hollywood: 483-3200.
   Eastside Genealogical Society, Oct. 12, 7:30pm, Bellevue Regional Library: 425-746-8412.
   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.
   Lake City Toastmasters, Thursdays, 7:30am, Cocoa's Restaurant in Lake Forest Park: 425-823-2674.
   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.
   Eastside Business Network, Wednesdays, 7:30am, Blimpie Subs and Salads: 425-820-2845.
   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.
   Take Off Pounds Sensibly, every Thursday, 9am, Emmanuel Presbyterian Church: 425-481-4481.
   Northshore Kiwanis, Wednesdays, 7-8am, Alexa's Restaurant on Main St., Bothell: 425- 486-4966.
   Fright Gallery 2000, Oct. 13-31, 7pm, 6333 First Avenue South: 206-770-0110.
   Master Pumpkin Carvers, carving 250-300 lb. p¨mpkins ant Bon Marche, Oct. 27, 28, 6th floor in the Gourmet Food Department of the Bon Marche: 206-506-4FUN.
   Halloween Boo Brunch, Oct. 28, 10-11:30am, The Stewart Street Room on the third floor: 206-5064FUN.
   Classes in Celtic Harp, Oct. 17, New Discovery School: 425-857-3716.
   Knit Club, Oct. 16, 11:00am, Columbine Yards: 425-806-8129.
   Crochet, Thursday and Saturdays, 11am, Columbine Yards: 425-806-8129.
   Chateau Pacific Retirement and Assisted Living, Oct. 13, 2pm, 3333 148th at SW: 425-787-9693.
   Irish Dancing in Seattle, classes, call 206-285-7186.
   free workshop for homeowners, Oct. 19, 6-8pm, Board Room of the Urban League: 206-461-3792.
   Craftsale, Oct. 14, 9am-4pm, Fellows Hall: 483-0236.
   Divorce: What You Need To Know, Oct. 14, 9am-1pm, $85, Campus Office Park: 425-450-0331.
   Saturdays at the Farm, Saturdays, 11am-2pm, Living Legacy Community Ranch: 425-869-9777.
   Busy Ones Class, for parents and their children 18 months to 3 years, Wednesday Mornings, 9:30-11:15, North City Co-op Preschool: 206-362-4069.
   Lockwood Elementary Holiday Bazaar, Nov. 18, 10-4pm, 24118 Lockwood Rd. Bothell: 425-806-4799.
   Holiday Craft Bazaar, Oct. 14, 10am-4pm, Bothell High School cafeteria, 18125 92nd NE, sponosred yb Ke-Harbor Chapter of Amrican Business Women's Assn.
   Japanese Garden, Oct. 14-20, The Drachen Foundation: 206-28-4349.
   Oktoberfest, Oct. 13, 14, Deming Log Show Grounds: 1-360-592-3051.
   Captive Bred Reptile and Exotic Animal expo, Oct. 14, 15, Puyallup Fairgrounds expo hall: 425-861-7964.
   Clairvoyance Workshop, Oct. 17, 7pm, CDM Phsycic Institute: 425-258-1449.
   37th Annual Wild Mushroom Show, Oct. 14, 15, Sand Point Park: 206-722-0691.
   Harvest of Quilts, Oct. 17, 7-9pm, Puyallup High School Auditorium: 253-841-8748.
   Baby season at the Cougar Mountain Zoo, through October, 10am-5pm, Cougar Mountain Zoo: 425-392-6278.
   Olympic Ballet Theatre, Oct. 14, 7:30pm, Everett PErforming Arts Center: 425-774-7570.
   Boys Select Basketball Tryouts for 6th through 9th grade, call Dave Lombard for details: 425-485-7015.
   Drop-in Volleyball, 7-10pm, Wellington Elementary: 425-398-9327.
   Bothell Storm girls fastpitch teams are looking for girls, for the 20011 season who want to play at a higher level: 425-483-8099.
   Adult Basketball: Fastbreak League, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6:30pm, 7:30pm, 8:30pm, $520/team, Fin Hill Jr. High, Kirkland Jr. High: 425-828-1217.
   Drop-In Open Gym Volleyball and Basketball, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7:30-9:30pm, Kamiakin Junior High: 425-828-1235.
   Adult co-ed Volleyball League, Wednesday, Monday, 6:30-8:30pm, $290, Kamiakin Junior High: 425-828-1217.
   Pianist Dehner Franks, Oct. 13, 7:30pm, Shoreline Campus Theatre: 206-546-4524.
   Everett Symphony'sa 62nd Season Opener, Oct. 13, 8pm, $10-$25, Everett Civic Auditorium: 425-257-8382.
   Murray Perrahia. Oct. 17, 8pm, Meany Hall: 206-616-8574.
   Woodinville High School's Symphonic Orchestrra, Oct. 14, Lagerquist Concert Hall of Mary Baker Russel Music Center: 253-535-7430.
   Philharmonic Orchestra in 2000-2001 Season, Oct. 13, Bellevue Youth Symphony: 425-455-4674.
   10th Anniversary Invitational Miniature Show, Oct. 14, Howard/ Mandville Gallery:425-889-8212.
   "A Christmas Carol", Nov. 26-Dec. 24, 700 Union Street: 206-292-7676.
   "The Belle of Amherst, Oct. 13, ACT's Fall Theatre: 206-292-ARTS.
   "The Odd Couple,"Oct. 5-29, A Contemporary Theatre: 206-292-ARTS.
   The Lake Washington Singers, Mondays, 7:30pm, Music Room of Odle Middle School: 425-746-1327.
   The Eastside Symphony Orchestra, looking for string players, Thursday evenings, 7:30-9:30pm, Redmond High School: 425-827-7344.
   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.
   Sammamish Symphony Orchestra, Eastlake Performing Arts Center: 425-868-9023.
   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.
   UW researchers are recruiting volunteers ages 30-75 for a study in the Diabetes Prevention Program at the VA Puget Sound Health Care System in Seattle. Participants must have been diagnosed less than two years ago with type 2 diabetes: 206-768-5281.
   RSD/CRPS support and awareness of Puget Sound, every 2nd wednesday, 12-2pm, Kingsgate Library: 425-485-8512.
   Baby Boomer Alert, Dormant childhood virus can reawaken, Shingles is a disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus responsible for chickenpox, Over the next 5 years this disease may afflict more than 22,000 people age 60 and over in the Seattle area, it produces a painful rash consisting of clusters of fluid filled blisters. For more information call 1-877-841-6251.
   The University of Washington divisions of Vascular Surgery and Cardiology are looking for people to test the benefits of an investigational cholesterol-lowering drug on cholesterol buildup in the neck arteries. For more information call 206-616-8369.
   The Mid-life Women's Health Study has created a web site:
   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.
   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.
   RSVP is looking for people who are interested in having in volunteering to listen and help children read for more information call 206-694-6790.
   The Multiple Slcerosis Association of King County needs volunteers to assist people with MS in maintaining their independence and quality of life, contact Greg Robinson at 206-633-2606.
   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 match with an organiztion. Call Linda Schnee in The Seattle area at 206-689-6790.
   Volunteer Chore Services Needs Your Help! There are many opportunities to help senior citizens and adults with disabilities living in a fixed income in your community. Volunteering one or two hours a week can make all the difference in the life of a senior or person with a disability. Volunteers choose their own days and times that they wish to volunteer. Please call 206-324-5247.
   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 and help animals find the homes they all deserve. Call 425-787-2500 ext./ 838.
   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 425‹454-3322 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.
   Eastside Domestic Violence Program is recruiting volunteers call Wendy at 425-562-8840.
   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.