| City’s Giving Trees benefit Hopelink
The City of Woodinville is accepting holiday gift donations to benefit Hopelink,
a non-profit agency that serves homeless and low-income families, children,
seniors and people with disabilities. Giving Trees are located at City Hall,
17301 133rd Avenue NE and the Woodinville Community Center, 17401 133rd
Avenue NE. Choose a tag on a tree and return with an unwrapped gift by December
For more information about Hopelink, go to www.hope-link.org.
‘A Joyful Celebration’
Cedar Park Church presents “A Joyful Celebration” Sunday,
Dec.15, at 6 p.m. Enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas and listen
to exhilarating music performed by multiple choirs, soloists, ensembles,
orchestra and hand bell choir. The event is free. Childcare is available
for ages 0-3.
The church is located at 16300 112th Avenue NE, Bothell. For information,
call (425) 488-3600.
TMS Holiday Craft Bazaar
Tolt Middle School (TMS) Art Club and local artisans will hold a holiday
craft bazaar Saturday, Dec. 14, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the school, 3740
Tolt Ave., Carnation. Featured will be gift items, ornaments, quilts,
scrapbooking items and paint-your-own ceramics. There will also be food
Winterfest Family Dance
Family Fun Night will present a Winterfest Family Dance Friday, Dec. 13,
from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Carnation Elementary multi-purpose room. DJs Rhythm
of the City will provide the music. Children’s crafts will be available.
Parents are required to attend and supervise children. For information
or to volunteer, call Children’s Services of Sno-Valley at (425)
‘Breakfast for Santa’
The Northshore YMCA is presenting “Cooking Basics” for kids
in 4th - 6th grades. Upcoming classes include
•“Winter Wonderland” Dec. 12. Kids will make reindeer
sandwiches and apple snowmen
• “Breakfast for Santa” Dec. 19. Young chefs will prepare
frenchy toasts, powerhouse muffins and orange juliettes.
Kids in these 75-minute hands-on cooking classes also learn about food
composition, the food pyramid and interactions, and how to clean up. Call
(206) 382-4368 for details.
Domino’s Pizza, 19118 NE Woodinville Duvall Road, is teaming up
with the Woodinville Chamber of Commerce and Hopelink to help raise food
for the holiday season. On December 21st, drop off any two nonperishable
food items at the Domino’s in Woodinville and receive a large one-topping
pizza for only $5.99, carryout only. Hopelink is a private, non-profit
agency operating six food banks in north and east King County that serves
approximately 2,000 households each week.
Winter Break Camp
The Northshore YMCA is offering a Winter Camp for children in kindergarten
through 12 years old.
Winter Camp is designed with the working parent in mind. Activities include
field trips to ice skating and bowling, swimming, cooking projects, arts,
crafts and cooperative games.
Hours of operation are 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the following days: Dec.
23, 24, 26, 27, 31, and Jan. 2 and 3 (camp closes at 3 p.m. on Dec. 24).
The cost is $30 per day. Registration deadline is Dec. 18, and space is
limited. Financial assistance, to the extent possible, is available. For
information, call 485-9797.