Northwest NEWS

April 22, 2002


Open house

*King County Department of Transportation will host an open house to discuss improvements along 124th Ave. NE, north of Kirkland, April 25 from 5-7 p.m.

Blood drive

*The present blood supply in Puget Sound is low; the need for blood continues to increase.

Annual Career Fair at UWB

*The University of Washington, Bothell will host its annual Career Fair from 2 - 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 2.

No news of missing man

*Mr. Ken Leopold Sr. and his wife have not seen or heard a word from their son Kenneth Allen Leopold, 39, since he was last seen on Feb. 28.

Celebrate Healthy Kids Day with YMCA

*Everyone is invited to the Northshore YMCA to celebrate healthy kids and families on Saturday, April 27, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Friends of the Library to hold used book sale

* The Woodinville Friends of the Library will hold their spring used book sale Saturday, May 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Woodinville Library, 17105 Avondale Rd. NE.

'Birding by Kayak'

* Gary Luhm will discuss "Birding by Kayak" Thursday, April 25, at 7 p.m. at Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church, 308 4th Avenue South in Kirkland.

Wild Fish Soiree and Benefit Auction

* Author David James Duncan will deliver the keynote address during the 11th Annual Wild Fish Soiree and Benefit Auction to be held Saturday, May 18, from 4-9:30 p.m. at Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery in Woodinville.

Eldercare Workshop

* The University of Washington invites the public to enroll in a day-long Eldercare Workshop to be held on the UW Bothell campus Saturday, May 18, from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Engagement: McGrew Rohrich

* Meredith McGrew and Kevin Rohrich have announced their engagement and plans for a July 20 wedding in Lake Oswego, Ore.

May computer classes at Woodinville Library

* This is a hands-on class for people who are beginners on the World Wide Web (WWW). Learn about a browser, type web addresses and get web pages, click links, and navigate pages and sites. Saturday, May 18, 10-11:30 a.m.

Obituary: Ronda J. Borman Jensen

* Ronda Borman Jensen of Lake Bay, Wash., died as the result of an auto accident April 15.

Math Awareness Month

* The University of Washington, Bothell will celebrate Math Awareness Month with the showing of the movie "I.Q." on April 30 from 6-8 p.m. in Room UW2-003.

Wild horse tamer coming to Duvall

* Horseman Steve Rother will perform a colt starting and problem horse demonstration, at 7 p.m. on April 26 at Big Rock Farms.


* The local Sammamish Valley Grange is actively involved in the community, making their hall available for many uses, including rummage sales held by local school sports teams, exercise classes and the making of sleeping bags for the homeless.

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