Holden Evening Prayer, Everett: Trinity Lutheran College invites the public to a Holden Evening Prayer, a special worship service featuring sung canticles and psalms, at 4 p.m. April 1 in the college's Brammer Chapel, 2802 Wetmore Ave., Everett. The service is part of a synchronized sing-along with churches and organizations nationwide celebrating the 50th anniversary of Holden Village, a Lutheran retreat center in Washington's North Cascades.
Holden Evening Prayer, Lynnwood: Trinity Lutheran Church in Lynnwood will hold a Holden Evening Prayer service to be sung at 4 p.m. April 1 at the church, 6215 196th St. SW, Lynnwood. The church joins others around the country celebrating the 50th anniversary of Holden Village. Holden Evening Prayer was written by Marty Haugen, who in 1985-86 was composer in residence at Holden Village. Information: 425-778-2159.
"The Passion According to Saint Luke:" A touring one-man production performed by actor Leonardo Defilippis, of Saint Luke Productions, will be presented at 7 p.m. April 3 at St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Stanwood. The public is welcome; there will be a free-will offering. The church is at 26900 78th Ave. NW, Stanwood. Information: 360-629-4425 or email@example.com.
Last Supper drama: Marysville Nazarene Church will stage "The Living Last Supper," a dramatic presentation, at 6 p.m. April 5, Maundy Thursday, and at 6 p.m. April 6, Good Friday. The church is at 8240 64th St. NE, Marysville. Information: 360-657-4629.
Snohomish County Prayer Breakfast: The annual Good Friday breakfast sponsored by the YMCA of Snohomish County is scheduled for 6:45-8:30 a.m. April 6 in the Edward D. Hansen Conference Center at Everett's Comcast Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave. The keynote speaker will be Earl Palmer, a minister for 50 years who served most recently at the National Presbyterian Church in Washington, D.C. Tickets or information: 425 374 5712 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To register online: www.ymca-snoco.org/pb.
Clearview Easter egg hunt: Clearview Foursquare Church will have an Easter Egg Hunt & Fun Fair 1-3 p.m. April 7. All are welcome at the free event featuring an egg hunt by age groups, a petting zoo, bouncy house, face painting, live music, refreshments. Church is at 17210 Highway 9 SE, Snohomish. Information: 425-238-1848 or 360-668-6033.
Eggstravaganza: Bethany Christian Assembly will hold its annual Eggstravaganza, a free community event, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. April 7. Church is at 2715 Everett Ave., Everett. Event includes an egg hunt with 20,000 eggs, inflatable toys, pony rides, snacks, prizes and a visit from the Easter Bunny (bring your own camera). Most events indoors. Information: 425-339-3303 or www.bca-online.com.
Auction for mission trips: Marysville United Methodist Church will hold its annual auction 6-9 p.m. April 13 to help pay for the junior high youth group's Learning and Serving Together mission trip to Oregon in June. Admission $10 in advance, $12 at the door; includes jambalaya buffet dinner, desserts, music and fellowship. For tickets or to donate: 425-390-4309 or email email@example.com.
Lake Stevens auction: Ebenezer Lutheran Church will host a spring auction April 28. Doors open at 4:30, silent auction at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., live auction at 7 p.m. Cost is $10. Proceeds support Lake Stevens Food Bank, the Senior Luncheon, Community Supper, Family Center and World Wide Ministries. For tickets call 425-334-0421 or Pat Jackson at 425-923-5113. Ebenezer Lutheran Church is at 2111 117th Ave. NE, Lake Stevens.
Vacation Bible adventure: Zapped! Vacation Bible Adventure for elementary school students is scheduled for 9 a.m.-noon July 16-20 at Westgate Chapel, 22901 Edmonds Way, Edmonds. Registration information: 425-775-2776.
Everett South Church of the Nazarene: holds Sunday school at 10 a.m., Sunday worship at 11 a.m., Sunday Bible study at 6 p.m., and Thursday Bible study at 7 p.m. The church will host Keepers of the Faith Quartet at 11 a.m. Sunday. The church is at 12322 Airport Road, Everett. 425-290-9064.
Living Interfaith Church: meets at 11 a.m. alternate Sundays in the Alderwood Middle School cafeteria, 20000 28th Ave. W., Lynnwood. This Sunday's theme is "But Do We Dance?" and will explore the difference between rushing through life and fully living. Noon potluck follows services. Information: www.livinginterfaith.org.
Lenten series: "Feasting on the Word," a Lenten series, will be at Everett's First Presbyterian Church at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays through April 4. A simple meal at 6:30 p.m. in Westminster Hall will be followed by teaching, worship and prayer ending at 8 p.m. Church is at 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett.
FREE MEALS, CLOTHES
Free lunch for seniors: Vision Church will offer a free lunch for seniors 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 31 at 206 E. Casino Road, Everett. The church's MOVE ministry will announce an expansion of the program. The aim is to host free senior lunches four to six days per week and send bags of groceries home. Volunteers will accept food donations 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at the church. The MOVE group meets second Saturday of each month at Vision Church. Information: call Verne Ruthruff, 425-645-0201; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Open Table: Marysville United Methodist Church hosts a free community lunch 1-2:30 p.m. third Thursday of each month. Church is at 5600 64th St. NE, Marysville. To volunteer or donate, call 360-659-8521.
Annie's Community Kitchen: 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Edmonds Lutheran Church, 23525 84th Avenue W., Edmonds. All are invited for food and fellowship.
Everett First Covenant Church: Community dinners served 5-7 p.m. Wednesdays. Church is at 4502 Rucker Ave., Everett. 425-252-9191.
Dinner at the Bell: 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays; Everett First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. 425-259-7139.
Dinner Bell Outreach: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 2624 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. 425-252-7224.
Sanctuary Care Ministries: Free clothing: 10:30 a.m-1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Sanctuary Ministries Church, 15533 75th St. NE, Lake Stevens. 360-386-9871.
Community dinner at Zion Lutheran Church: 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays at 4634 Alger Ave., Everett. 425-252-1429 or www.zionlutheranofeverett.com.
Community dinner at Northlake Christian Church: 6 p.m. second Thursday of each month at 19029 North Road, Bothell. 425-672-8044.
First Nazarene Church of Everett lunch: noon every Monday at 2502 Lombard Ave., Everett.
Faith Lutheran Church free community lunch: Noon-1 p.m., social hour 1-2 p.m. fourth Thursday of each month, Faith Lutheran, 6708 Cady Rd., Everett. 425-353-4758.
Everett First Baptist Church Friday meal outreach: 5:15 p.m. Fridays at Everett First Baptist, 1616 Pacific Ave., Everett.
The Table free community dinner: 6 p.m. Thursdays, Mountain View Church, 9015 44th Drive NE, Marysville. Children welcome. 360-659-0445.
Loaves and Fishes free community supper: 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays at Sultan Community United Methodist Church, 212 Birch St., Sultan.
Salt of the Earth Food Bank: Soup kitchen noon Tuesdays at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2531 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Free sack lunches or hot meals served to the homeless, low-income seniors and families, and kids on the street. 425-355-1042.
Salvation Army of Everett fellowship meals: 5:15 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays. Recovery meetings, 6 p.m. Mondays. 2525 Rucker Ave., Everett. 425-259-8129.
Snohomish community kitchen at St. John's: 4:30-6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. 913 Second Ave., Snohomish. 360-568-4622.
Valley Clothing: Open 10 a.m.-noon and 6-8 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of every month, 17146 Beaton Rd. SE, Monroe. 360-794-7749. Clothing donations accepted during open hours or by arrangement. SnoValleyClothing@yahoo.com.
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