Northwest NEWS

March 4, 2002


Upcoming blood drives

*Puget Sound Blood Center will hold blood drives at the locations below. To confirm or for information, call 1-800-398-7888.

Bothell produces sex offender educational video

*Bothell recently produced a 15-minute educational video on sex offenders in the local community.

'A New Vision for the Middle East: Compassionate Listening' at Unitarian Universalist Church

*Cantor David Serkin-Poole of Temple B'nai Torah of Bellevue will speak at the Woodinville Unitarian Church about his recent interfaith pilgrimage to the Middle East.

'Human Body' uses cutting-edge technology to tell the story of life

*To coincide with its "Genetics!" exhibit, Pacific Science Center is showing "The Human Body," a new IMAX film that explores the functions of the body and tells the story of life.

Coffee hour

*Clover Leaf Rebekah Lodge, 10116 NE 185th in Bothell, will be the site of a Friendship Coffee Hour from 1:30-3:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 14. All are invited.

Night times for teens at YMCA

*It's Saturday night, and teens everywhere are hearing the call to get out of the house and do something fun with friends. But where to go?

International Women's Day

*Women's rights locally and globally will be the focus of Seattle's International Women's Day's celebration from March 4-10 in locations throughout the city.

'Sermon on the Mound'

*The Wooden Cross Lutheran Church's Jammin' Juniors Children's Choir (ages 4-11) will present "Sermon on the Mound," a musical, at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, March 10 at the church.

YMCA offers total health program

*The YMCA can help you meet your goals with programs like "Eight Weeks to Wellness" and "Get Real Weight Management" that integrate nutrition, exercise, stress management and more for a total approach to wellness.

Birthday parties at Northshore YMCA

*Creative and fun birthday parties for kids 4-12 can be held at the Northshore YMCA.

Community Calendar

*Events in your community

Literary Lions Award winner announced

*The Verizon Reads program, will be honored at the ninth annual King County Library System Foundation's Literary Lions Dinner Saturday, March 9, at the Bellevue Regional Library for its efforts to support literacy .

Northshore Senior Activities

*Events at the Northshore Senior Center


*Events at your local Library.

Hospice and Home Care volunteer classes

*Providence Hospice and Home Care of Snohomish County will have an informational meeting on their volunteer program on Wednesday, March 20, from 6:30 - 8 p.m.

2002 Seattle Sportsmen's Show

*The only major sportsmen's show in the Seattle metro area will be held March 14-17 at the Stadium Exhibition Center in Seattle (between Safeco Field and Seahawks Stadium).