AAUW Edmonds: The American Association of University Women Edmonds branch meets next at 10 a.m. May 18 at the Kruckeberg Botanic Garden, 20312 15th Ave. NW, Shoreline. There will be a tour of the garden, which contains over 2,000 species of plants. AAUW members mail in $5 reservation by May 15. Guests welcome. More info: 425-640-5775.
AAUW Everett: The American Association of University Women Everett branch meets next at 10 a.m. May 11 at the Carl Gipson Senior Center, 3025 Lombard Ave., Everett. More info: email@example.com.
Emblem Club No. 366, Lynnwood: Meets next at 7:30 p.m. May 8 (second Wednesday) at the Lynnwood Elks Lodge, 6620 196th St. SW, Lynnwood.
Everett Area Newcomers Club: A Snohomish County Club for women who are interested in making new friends. You do not need to be new to the area to join. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-355-7489.
Everettes RV and Trailer Club: Next outing is May 16-19 in Mossyrock. Next dinner meeting is at 5:30 p.m. May 28 (fourth Tuesday) in the community meeting room of Evergreen Bowling Lanes, 5111 Claremont Way, Everett. More info: 360-629-8510.
Gold Prospectors Association of America, Everett chapter: Meets next at 7 p.m. May 10 (second Friday) at Alfy's Pizza, 9620 19th Ave. SE, Everett. More info: Eras Gattshall, 425-263-2293.
Good Sam Club: Chapters in Snohomish and Island counties are accepting new members who enjoy RV'ing, meeting new friends and going new places. More info: email@example.com or 425-347-3474.
Good Sam Club, Good Guy Sams chapter: Meets next at 11 a.m. May 17 (third Friday). Local RV chapter, active, fun loving. Campouts from spring through fall. More info: Donna Amos at firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-344-4916.
Good Sam Club, Single Sams of Washington chapter: Inviting all RV'ing single men and women to camp and lunch at various locations monthly. More info: email@example.com or 253-632-1502.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Meets next from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 14 (second Tuesday) at the Boys & Girls Club of Lake Stevens, 1609 E. Lakeshore Drive. Childcare is provided. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m. More info: Kelli Lynn, 425-212-1919 or KelliLynnEvents@gmail.com.
Kiwanis Club: A volunteer group focused particularly on helping children, as well as other local community needs. More info: www.snohomishkiwanis.org.
Knit for Peace: Come knit and crochet from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturdays at Cafe Zippy, 2811 Wetmore Ave. in Everett. The community knitting project is making warm mittens, scarves and hats for the homeless. All experience levels welcome.
Knitting Group, Mukilteo Library: Meets 10 a.m.-noon Thursdays at the Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd. All skill levels welcome. Beginners: bring a pair of No. 8 or No. 9 needles and a skein of worsted-weight yarn.
Mill Creek Garden Club: Meets next at 11 a.m. May 14 (second Tuesday September through May) at Shawn O'Donnell's restaurant, 122 128th St. SE, Everett. Lunch for guests is $17. To make a reservation, call Michael Crawford at 425-743-2164 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. More info: www.millcreekgardenclub.com.
Mill Creek Seniors Club: Next potluck meeting is planned for noon May 6 (first and third Mondays) in the City Hall community room, 15728 Main St. More info: 425-357-1260.
Monroe Garden Club: Meets next at 12:30 p.m. May 13 at the Monroe United Methodist Church, 342 S. Lewis St. Cathy Reed, master gardener, will talk about growing and using herbs. The public is invited to attend. More info: Dee Daly, 360-794-7036.
Monroe Wednesday Writers: Meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the Monroe Library, 1070 Village Way. Find weekly support and writing guidance at this group led by published author Bernadette Pajer. Junior Monroe Wednesday Writers, for writers in grades 6-12, meet at 5:30 p.m.
Mukilteo Yacht Club membership cruise: The cruising and social club actively seeks new members and invites interested candidates to come visit at the Everett Marina, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 11. Club members will be proudly flying the MYC burgee from their boats at "A" dock at the 12th Street Marina (north side). The open house also includes Frisbee golf at 1 p.m. (weather permitting) and a 5:30 p.m. barbecue. Both power and sail boaters are welcome. More info: www.mukilteoyachtclub.com, email@example.com or call Ken at 360-708-8173.
Music Hall Orchestra: Meets from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at the Music Hall, next to Macy's inside the Everett Mall, 1402 SE Everett Mall Way. More info: 425-252-6542.
North Whidbey Coupon Club: Clip 'n' Chats are 9:30-11:30 a.m. Fridays and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays in February at the Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce, 32630 Highway 20. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-675-2338.
Old Bags of Arlington: Group seeks new "old bags." The group organizes fundraisers to help children and families who don't qualify for public assistance. Members must be at least 39 years old. Meets next at noon June 7 (first Friday) at the Boys & Girls Club, 18513 59th Ave. NE. More info: Etta Melhart, 360-435-3279.
Pilchuck Audubon Society: Meets next at 7 p.m. May 10 at the Everett Firefighters Hall, 2411 Hewitt Ave. Master birder and Seattle Audubon board member Constance Sidles will read from and sign copies of her book, "In My Nature," about her explorations of the Montlake Fill. More info: 425-252-0926.
Puget Sound Camera Club: Meets at 7 p.m. the second, fourth and fifth Monday of the month at Maplewood Presbyterian Church, 19523 84th Ave. W., Edmonds. More info: 425-776-2442.
Puget Sound Singles: An active group of single people over age 50 who join for fun activities, such as movie nights, car races, oldies car show, potlucks, day trips and dinner adventures. Weekly breakfasts at 9 a.m. Saturdays at Denny's, 132 128th St. SW, Everett.
Recycled Crafts: Next session is 2-4 p.m. May 11 (second Saturday) at Cafe Zippy, 2811 Wetmore Ave., Everett. Bring supplies for projects or to swap.
Rotary Club: Rotary Club International is a service organization made up of business and professional leaders. Local clubs meet across Snohomish County. More info: www.rotary.org.
Rotary, Stanwood-Camano: Meets at noon Wednesdays in the school district board room, 26920 Pioneer Highway. Presentations are open to the public; lunch is $15. Ellen Hiatt and Jane Cassady from Summit Expeditionary Academy speak May 8. More info: 360-722-7811.
Show Biz Kids 4-H: Meets next from 6:30-8 p.m. May 14 (second Tuesday) at the Horseshoe Grange, 16424 Broadway Ave., Snohomish. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade explore various areas of performing arts. More info: 360-668-6681 or 425-357-6044.
Snohomish County Republican Women's Club: Meets next at 11 a.m. May 9 (second Thursday) at Shawn O'Donnell's restaurant, 122 128th St. SE, Everett. Guest speaker Shahram Hadian will address critical issues facing us as Americans. Everyone is welcome. RSVP to Dorothy Yoney at 360-658-0479.
Snohomish Knitters Guild: Meets next from 7-9 p.m. May 14 (second Tuesday) at the Waltz Building, 116 Ave. B, Snohomish. Doors open at 6 p.m. for an impromptu knitting group, 6:30 p.m. for Knit Lab. Main program at 7 p.m. More info: www.snohomishknittersguild.org.
Sno-King Stamp Club: Meets next from 7:30-9 p.m. May 8 (second Wednesday) at Snohomish County PUD, 2320 California St., Everett. More info: http://sno-kingstampclub.freehostia.com.
Sons of Italy, Mille Cugini Lodge: Meets next from 7-9 p.m. May 15 (third Wednesday) at the Red Barn in Jennings Park, 6915 Armar Road, Marysville. The club celebrates and perpetuates Italian culture and heritage. Meetings conclude with a pasta dinner and raffle. More info: email@example.com, www.glnw.org/ millecugini.htm.
Soroptimist International Marysville: Meets next at 7 a.m. May 7 (first and third Tuesday) at Fanny's Restaurant, 505 Cedar Ave., Suite A1, Marysville. More info: Renae, 425-971-0031.
Toastmasters, Mill Creek: Meets 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays in the second-floor conference room at Swedish Mill Creek, 13020 Meridian Ave. S. in Everett (use the non-emergency entrance). More info: Colin Pyle, 425-361-8231.
Toastmasters, Sultan: Looking to develop speaking and leadership skills? Ace a job interview? Ignite your career? The Sultan Earlywords seeks new members. The club meets from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Thursdays at the Sky Valley Eagles Club, 1112 E. Main St. Breakfast available for purchase. More info: Carolyn Eslick, 425-327-2093.
Whidbey Island Genealogical Searchers, or WIGS: Meets next from 1-3 p.m. May 14 (second Tuesday) at Fire Station 25, 2720 Heller Road, Oak Harbor. More information: Ruth Hancock, 360-675-4086 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or Gordon Garnhart at email@example.com.
Willow Place: Activities for adults with developmental disabilities are offered 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Quilceda Community Services, 9610 48th Drive NE, Marysville. Three-hour activity sessions include exercise, crafts, games and music. Cost is $15. More info: 360-653-2324.
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