Northwest NEWS

May 27, 2002

Events

Community Calendar

CALENDAR ANNOUNCEMENT DEADLINE IS 12 NOON THURSDAY.
   MEETINGS
   Woodinville Water District, June 4, 7pm, 17238 Wood.-Duvall Rd: 483-9104, Ext. 305.
   Woodinville Fire District, June 4, 6pm, 17718 Wood.-Sno. Rd. NE: 483-2131.
   Sno-Isle Genealogical Society, June 5, 7:30 pm, Martha Lake Community Club: 438-0307.
   Sammamish Valley Grange, June 5, 7:30pm, 140th NE at Hollywood: 483-3200
   Kiwanis Club of Woodinville, Thursdays, 11:30am-12:30pm, Woodinville Round Table Pizza: 483-0360.
   Northshore Kiwanis, Wednesdays, 7-8am, Alexa's Restaurant on Main St., Bothell: 486-4966.
   Diamonds in the Rough Toastmasters, Thursdays, 7pm, Seattle Times Production Facility: 360-668-3136.
   Eastside Business Network, every Wednesday, 7:30pm, Blimpies at Totem Lake: 820-2845.
   CLASSES, SEMINARS, & WORKSHOP
   Basics of Writing a Will and Preparing Your Estate, a FREE seminar, May 30, 1-3pm, United Way of Snohomish County Office, 917 134th St. SW, Everett: (425) 921-3413.
   "Tips for Healthy Cooking," a free seminar by Judy House, Kirkland, 9am, June 8: 821-5004.
   FAMILY EVENTS
   Moms and Moppets, June 4, 9:30-11:30am, Eastside FourSquare Church: 488-2500.
   Eastside Mother's Club, June 6, 9:30am, Kirkland Congregational Church: 486-5621.
   GARDEN
   Hilltoppers Garden Club, June 6, 10am, Inglewood Presbyterian Church, Bothell: 788-5841.
   Winning Gardens Tours - North Seattle Gardens, June 15, 10am-4pm: 206-325-4510.
   FARMERS MARKETS
   Woodinville Farmers Market, Saturdays, 9am-4pm, 13205 NE 175th St.: 485-1042.
   Summer Antique and Farmers Market at SAFECO Field, Seattle, June 22-23 (antiques appraised), $6: 800-809-4063.
   Listing of King County Farmers Markets: http://dnr.metrokc.gov/wlr/farms/farmers_markets.htm.
   BAZAARS/CRAFT SHOWS
   Sno-Isle Genealogical Society Yard Sale, June 9, 8am-4pm corner of 44th Ave. West and 191st SW, Lynnwood. To donate items, call (425) 438-0307 for pickup.
   SPECIAL EVENTS
   "A Day at the Museum," presented by the Multiple Sclerosis Assn. at the Seattle Asian Art Museum, for those with neurological disorders, their friends and families, June 15, 10am-1pm: 206-633-2606.
   Puget Sound Home Buying Expo, Stadium Exhibition Center, Seattle, June 15, 10am-4pm: (206) 783-5957.
   Society for Creative Anachronism Medieval Faire, June 1-2, 10am-5pm, Port Gamble, entry by donation: (360) 297-4751.
   Laser Shows, U2, Radiohead, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Nine Inch Nails, Creed, June, Pacific Science Center: 206443-2001.
   Genetics!, through Summer 2002, interactive exhibit, Pacific Science Center.
   Laser Shows at Pacific Science Center, Beatles, Radiohead, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, call 206-727-2359.
   CHURCH
   Meditation Class, Church of the Divine Man, June 5, 7-9:30pm, 2402 Summit Ave., Everett, donations requested: (425) 258-1449.
   Puget Sound Chapter of the Lutheran Women's Caucus, "A Visitor's View of Peacemaking Approaches with Young People " June 1, 11:45am, Central Lutheran Church, 1710 11th Ave. East, Seattle: (425) 747-5924.
   Harpist Bronn Journey at Washington Cathedral, June 2, 5pm, June 2, 9, 10:30am, noon: 861-3824.
   SPORTS & RECREATION
   Terry Fox Shore Run/Walk benefits Hutchinson Center, June 23, along shores of Lake Washington: (206) 667-5896.
   Furry 5K Fun Run & Walk benefits Seattle Animal Shelter fund, June 9, register 8:15-9:45am, walk not timed: (206) 615-0820.
   CONCERTS
   Pops Concert by Sammamish Symphony, June 8, 8pm, June 9, 2pm, $10, $7: (206) 517-7777.
   Classical Concert by Everett Symphony, June 14, 8pm, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett: (425) 257-8382.
   Seattle Symphony's Masterpiece Series (Sirota, Poulenc, Prokofiev), May 30, June 1-2, Benaroya Hall, Seattle: (206) 215-4700.
   Christian vocalist Dave Irish and his band, May 31, 7pm, Washington Cathedral, $10: 869-5433 for reservations.
   Cher, Cindy Lauper, July 29, 7:30pm, Key Arena: 206-628-0888.
   YOUTH
   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).
   WOMEN'S INTERESTS
   Pathways for Women YWCA, offering counseling services: 774-9843 ext. 226 or 339-3837.
   SUPPORT
   Al-Anon, families and friends of problem drinkers, 206-625-0000.
   The Mid-life Women's Health Study has created a web site: www.son.washington.edu/departments/fcn/smwhs.
   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.
   AUDITIONS
   Village Theatre 2002-2003 Season General Auditions, May 18-22, by appointment: 425-392-1942.
   Sammamish Symphony Orchestra, Eastlake Performing Arts Center: 425-868-9023.
   VOLUNTEERS
   Multiple Slerosis Association of King County, needs volunteers to help assist people with MS in maintaining theier independence, call 206-633-2606.
   Volunteer Chore Service is need of volunteers to serve low income seniors and adults with disabilities call 562-6850 or toll free 1-888-649-6850.
   Red Cross Opportunities for Volunteers, American Red Cross: 206-726-3562.
   Elder Friends is seeking volunteers, Adopt at Grandparent: 206-224-3793.
   Nation Kidney Foundation Needs Volunteers to pick up donated food and toys, pack food boxes, and deliver food/toys: 425-883-2869.
   The Alzheimer's Association's HELPLINE is currently recruiting volunteers who will assist individuals, family members and caregivers by telephone: 206-363-5500
   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.
   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.
   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.