Business and Professional Women, Greater Everett: Next networking meeting is 4-6 p.m. Jan. 16 (third Thursday) at Bob’s Burgers and Brew, 1611 SE Everett Mall Way, Everett. No meetings in July or August. More info: Joyce Robins, 206-909-6815.
Busy Bee Quilters: Meets next 12-3 p.m. or 7-9 p.m. Jan. 16 (third Thursday) at The Bridge Church, 2500 Lake Ave., Snohomish. Special programs, speakers, charitable work and more. More info: www.busybeequilters.com.
NARFE: Group for retired federal employees and those nearing retirement meets next at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Snohomish County PUD South County office, 21018 Highway 99, Edmonds. Linda Cook will discuss earthquake and other disaster preparedness. A time for conversation and refreshments starts at 12:30 p.m. Free parking at the rear of the building.
Daughters of Norway, Thelma Lodge 26: Meets next at 10 a.m. Jan. 18 (third Saturday except June through August) at Normanna Lodge, 2725 Oakes Ave., Everett. Membership is open to women 13 years and older of Scandinavian descent or with an interest in Nordic culture. Guests are welcome.
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 425-220-6727 or 425-355-7489.
Everett Rock and Gem Club: Meets next at 7 p.m. Jan. 21 (third Tuesday except December) at Everett United Church of Christ, 2624 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. More info: www.everettrockclub.com.
Evergreen Republican Women’s Club: Meets next at 7 p.m. Jan. 16 (third Thursday, except November and December) at Shawn O’Donnell’s restaurant, 122 128th St. SE, Everett. Guest speaker is Washington State Republican Party Chair Susan Hutchison. Optional buffet dinner at 6:30 p.m. ($16 in advance). RSVP to Amie at 425-290-2500 or email@example.com. More info: www.evergreenrepublicanwomen.com.
Friends of the Edmonds Library: Meets next at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 23, with coffee social at 1 p.m., in the upstairs Plaza Room at the library, 650 Main St. Guest speaker Kim Kraft from International Student Services will introduce a panel of international students who will share information about their cultures. More info: www.edmondsfriends.org.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-347-3474.
Good Sam Club, Good Guy Sams chapter: Meets next at 11 a.m. Jan. 17 (third Friday). Local RV chapter, active, fun loving. Campouts from spring through fall. More info: Donna Amos at email@example.com 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: firstname.lastname@example.org or 253-632-1502.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Meets next from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 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, Monroe: Meets noon Wednesdays at the Trax Cafe at Valley General Hospital, 14701 179th Ave. SE, Monroe.
Knitters Guild, Snohomish: Meets next from 7-9 p.m. Jan. 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.
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.
Lions Club, Everett Central: Meets next at noon Jan. 22 (second and fourth Wednesdays) at Lombardi’s restaurant, 1620 W. Marine View Drive in Everett. Prospective members welcome. Please RSVP by calling Art Ruben at 425-387-9256.
M-DOG: Marysville Dog Owners Group meets next at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 15 (third Wednesday) at Haggen Food & Pharmacy, 3711 88th St. NE. More info: Leslie Buell at 425-268-5285, email@example.com, or m-dog.org.
Mill Creek Seniors Club: Next potluck meeting is planned for noon Jan. 20 (first and third Mondays) in the City Hall community room, 15728 Main St. More info: 425-357-1260.
MOMS Club: Meets next at 10 a.m. Jan. 16 (third Thursday) in the Stilly Conference Room at Haller Park, 1100 West Ave., Arlington. Moms Offering Moms Support of Arlington-Stanwood-Camano Island is a non-religious, membership-based nonprofit that organizes play dates, Moms Night Out events, a baby-sitting co-op, community service projects, and more. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monroe Garden Club: Meets next at 12:30 p.m. today at the Monroe United Methodist Church, 342 S. Lewis St. Speaker will be Chris Castro, master gardener, on “Mushrooms: To Eat or Not to Eat, That is the Question.” The public is invited. More info: Dee Daly, 360-794-7036.
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.
Puget Sound Antique Radio Association: Meets at noon Jan. 19 (third Sunday) at the Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Dedicated to the preservation and restoration of antique radio and wireless. More info: 425-478-3643.
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 weekly breakfasts at 9 a.m. Saturdays, as well as movie nights, car races, oldies car show, potlucks, day trips and dinner adventures. More info: 425-374-3203.
Rotary Club, Everett: The club meets at noon Tuesdays at the Everett Golf and Country Club, 1500 52nd St. SE. More info: 425-259-9141 or email@example.com.
Rotary Club, Snohomish: Meets at 7 a.m. Thursdays at Collector’s Choice Restaurant, Pine Avenue and Second Street, Snohomish. Prospective members are welcome for a courtesy breakfast, fellowship and an interesting program. More info: www.snohomishrotary.org, 360-568-5629.
Rotary Club, Stanwood-Camano: Presentations are open to the public. Lunch is available for $15. Sessions are held in the Stanwood-Camano School Board meeting rooms at 26920 Pioneer Highway, Stanwood. Stanwood Mayor Leonard Kelley is the guest speaker at noon Jan. 15. More info: www.StanwoodRotary.org, 360-722-7811.
Show Biz Kids 4-H: Meets next from 6:30-8 p.m. Jan. 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.
Sno-Isle Genealogical Society: Users of “Family Tree Maker” software are invited to a monthly focus group, which meets next at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Research Library, 19827 Poplar Way, Heritage Park, Lynnwood. Tim Foss leads the hourlong discussion. Regular library hours are 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. More info: 425-775-6267.
Sno-King Stamp Club: Next family night is 7-9 p.m. Jan. 17 (third Friday) at the South County Senior Center, 220 S. Railroad Ave., Edmonds. More info: sno-kingstampclub.freehostia.com.
Sons of Italy, Mille Cugini Lodge: Meets next from 7-9 p.m. Jan. 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: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.glnw.org/millecugini.htm.
Soroptimist International Everett: Holds its next program meeting noon-1 p.m. Jan. 22 at the Everett Golf and Country Club, 1500 52nd St. SE. The program meeting will focus on human trafficking; guest speaker Jean Ann French will speak about Maiti Nepal. Cost for each luncheon event is $12. Reservations: Rebecca Brayton, 425-259-8367.
Soroptimist International Marysville: Meets next at 7 a.m. Jan. 21 (first and third Tuesday) at Fanny’s Restaurant, 505 Cedar Ave., Suite A1, Marysville. More info: Renae, 425-971-0031.
Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society: Meets next at 1 p.m. Jan. 14 (second Tuesday) at the Free Methodist Church at 730 E. Highland Drive in Arlington. Marlene Agnes will present on the kinds of records created by the Veteran’s Administration. The public is invited. The genealogical library, 215 S. French Ave., is open 12-4 p.m. Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. More info: 360-435-4838, www.stillygen.org.
Toastmasters, Everett: Providence Toastmasters meets 3:30-4:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of the month in the Baker Room of the Medical Office Building at Providence Regional Medical Center, 1330 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. This is an open club. Guests and new members welcome. More info: 425-418-5646.
Toastmasters, Everett: Meets next from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 18 (first and third Saturdays) at the Carl Gipson Senior Center, 3025 Lombard Ave. in Everett. Guests and new members are welcome. More info: Nadine, 425-337-2022.
Toastmasters, Pacesetters: Meets 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays in the third-floor multi-use room at Washington Oakes, 1717 Rockefeller Ave., Everett.
Toastmasters, Mill Creek: The Confidence Builders meets 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays in the second-floor conference room at Swedish Mill Creek, 13020 Meridian Ave. S. in Everett. More info: Colin, 425-334-3457.
Toastmasters, Snohomish: Meets 7:30 a.m. Fridays at Rock City Cafe (ToDo Mexico), 1101 First St., Snohomish. More info: SnohomishCityToastmasters on Facebook.com.
Toastmasters, Sultan: The Sultan Earlywords meets 7:30-9 a.m. Thursdays at the Sky Valley Eagles Club, 1112 E. Main St. Breakfast available for purchase. More info: Carolyn Eslick, 425-327-2093.
Valley Spinners Guild: Meets next from 7-9 p.m. Jan. 21 (third Tuesday) at Zion Lutheran Church, 329 Ave. A, Snohomish. More info: Alice Lake, 360-668-8196, valleyspinnersguild.wordpress.com.
Whidbey Island Genealogical Searchers: Meets next from 1-3 p.m. Jan. 14 (second Tuesday, except July and August) at Fire Station 25, 2720 Heller Road, Oak Harbor. Personal historian Teru Lundsten will talk about the value of a personal life review. Refreshments and drawings. More information: Ruth Hancock, 360-675-4086 or email@example.com; or Gordon Garnhart at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Writers group, Monroe: Wednesday Writers meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the Monroe Library, 1070 Village Way. Find support and 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.
Writers group, Mukilteo: The Mukilteo Arts Guild Writers Group meets 7-9 p.m. Thursdays at the Mukilteo YMCA, 10601 47th Place W. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.
Zonta Club of Everett: Next program meeting is an Amelia Earhart recognition luncheon at noon Jan. 23 at the Everett Golf and Country Club, 1500 52nd St. SE. Author and speaker Cate Mighell speaks about “The Many Shades of Eve,” an inspiring look at some amazing “uber-women” in the world of aviation and other fields. Cost is $14. RSVP to MichelleDietz@comcast.net or 360-631-2027.
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