Northwest NEWS

October 22, 2001


Around the Valley

Middle school dance
   The T.A.F.T. (Teens Acting For Tomorrow) Youth Council and Lower Valley Youth Programs are helping to co-sponsor a Halloween dance. The free dance, provided by the city of Carnation, will be held Saturday, Oct. 27, 8-10:30 p.m., in the Carnation Multi-Service Center, 31959 E. Commercial. Show off your best costume. For information, call Lower Valley Youth Programs at (425) 844-9669, ext. 101.
   Costume party
   Calling all li'l punkins up to five years old for a Children's Services of Sno-Valley costume party on Wednesday, Oct. 31, at 9:30 a.m. Parents are invited to throw on a costume as well. For information, call (425) 788-7924.
   Senior pie auction needs pies
   Bakers ... start your ovens. The Sno-Valley Senior Center needs pies for the pie auction Nov. 10 between 4:30 and 6 p.m. during the monthly steak dinner to benefit the center kitchen. Dig out your favorite recipe and donate a pie to the Sno-Valley Senior Center. George Magnochi will auction the pies. For more information, call Dawn Board at (425) 333-4101 or the center at (425) 333-4152.
   Volunteer mentors needed
   The Snoqualmie Valley Mentoring Program seeks caring, positive, fun-loving, responsible adult volunteers to mentor local 9-14-year-old youth. Training is Saturday, Nov. 10. Call Casey at (425) 844-9669, ext. 100.
   After Hours at Pumps & Grinds
   Oct. 26 čAll Beethoven soiree. Make reservations now for a private party at Pumps & Grinds on Friday, Oct. 26, featuring an all-Beethoven program by trio Val Di Luna. For information or reservations, call (425) 844-2766. On Oct. 27, at 7 p.m., AKA Hip Replacement. Enjoy the unrivalled wit and vinegar of Hip Replacement, which always promises a few new musical wrinkles on washboard bass, clarinet and other string instruments. Pumps & Grinds is located at 15614 Main St., Duvall. Call (425) 844-2766. for information.
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   Volunteers needed for Meals on Wheels
   Meals on Wheels delivery volunteers are a life link to the outside world for the recipients who frequently are unable to leave their homes. Volunteers deliver frozen pre-packed meals, bright smiles and friendly greetings. Volunteers are needed at the Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation to sort and deliver orders on Thursday afternoons for one to two hours. A car, valid driver's license and auto insurance are mandatory. Training and assistance are provided. Call Kate Miller at (425) 333-4152.
   Cherry Valley Riders meets monthly
   Cherry Valley Riders, a family-oriented horseback riding club, meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:30 p.m. in the upstairs meeting room of the Duvall Fire Station. Call (425) 788-9246.