Daffodils: The daffodils are blooming at Bonhoeffer Botanical Gardens, located next to Freeborn Lutheran Church in Stanwood. An open house event to view the more than 400,000 bulbs representing 280 species runs 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. today. Also featured are two log cabins; 14 Stations of the Cross; 100 samples of rambling and climbing roses; the 114-year-old church chapel; and a connecting hall featuring 27 years of Pilchuck Glass School work. Admission is free but donations are welcome. The church is at 2304 300th St. NW, Stanwood. More info: 360-629-3149.
Egg hunt, Everett: First Baptist Church in Everett offers a free Rock-n-Roll Easter egg hunt for toddlers through fifth-graders, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. today at its campus at 1616 Pacific Ave. More info: 425-259-9166.
Book signing: Humberto G. Aguilera will sign copies of his book, “Life Isn’t Fair! Start Making Things Happen,” 12:30-3:30 p.m. today at Tree of Life Christian Bookstore at Seattle Premium Outlets, 10600 Quil Ceda Blvd., Suite 417, Tulalip.
Financial Peace University: North Sound Church (404 Bell St. in Edmonds) gives a free preview of an upcoming Financial Peace University class series, 11 a.m. Sunday. The first session in the nine-week series also is free, 7-8:30 p.m. April 16. Registration for the entire class series is $93 and includes DVDs, book, workbook and more. Frank and Ailsa Yamamoto lead the class. More info: 425-776-9800 or www.northsoundchurch.com.
Egg hunt, Edmonds: Edmonds Lutheran Church plans its Great Hunt for Easter eggs, 9 a.m. April 19. More than 20,000 plastic Easter eggs, 400 baskets, 300 golden eggs, refreshments and children’s music by Eric Ode. Free event. The church is at 23525 84th Ave. W. More info: 425-744-8090.
Egg hunt, Everett: Bethany Christian Assembly plans a candy-filled Eggstravaganza for children, 10 a.m.-noon April 19. An Easter program is followed by prizes, egg hunts, activities, inflatables, pony rides, cotton candy and popcorn, prizes and more. Everything is free. The church is at 2715 Everett Ave. More info: 425-339-3303.
Egg hunt, Lake Stevens: An egg hunt for children through fifth grade will be held 1:30-3 p.m. April 19 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 2111 117th Ave. NE, Lake Stevens.
Egg hunt, Mukilteo: Pointe of Grace Lutheran Church, 5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd. in Mukilteo, hosts an Easter egg hunt at 9 a.m. April 20, followed by worship at 9:30 with a fruit and pastry brunch following.
Egg hunt, Stanwood: Stanwood United Methodist Church, 27128 102nd Drive NW in Stanwood, hosts an Easter egg hunt at 10:15 a.m. April 20 in between its 9 and 10:45 a.m. worship services. More info: 360-629-9555.
Oso Tribute: Oso Chapel leads a community “Oso Tribute” service, 5 p.m. April 26. This will be a time to honor first responders, to thank the many servants and helpers, and to remember those taken by the slide. All are welcome. A large tent will be brought to the Oso Chapel (22318 Highway 530, Oso) for this event. Food will be served. More info: Pastor Gary Ray at 360-862-3550.
Auction: Ebenezer Lutheran Church in Lake Stevens plans an auction and dinner fundraiser April 26, with reservations due April 18. Proceeds from the silent and live auctions and catered dinner will benefit church ministries, including the Lake Stevens Food Bank, community supper, senior luncheon, Lake Stevens Family Center, and more. Tickets are $12. The church is at 2111 117th Ave. NE. More info: Pat Jackson at 425-334-7781.
New pastor: Delta Community Baptist Church plans an Installation Service for its new pastor, Garrick Pang, at 4 p.m. today. The church is at 2901 16th St., Everett. More info: 425-252-1782.
Palm Sunday, Everett: The Rev. Daniel Waldrop speaks on “The Journey” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Gospel Light Church, 2801 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Sunday school precedes the service at 9:30 a.m. Evening prayer is at 5 p.m., and there also is a 7 p.m. Wednesday meeting. More info: 425-252-8244.
Palm Sunday, Lynnwood: Trinity Lutheran Church celebrates Palm-Passion Sunday, with worship services at 7:45, 9 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday. A children’s ministry Passover meal is at 9 a.m. Trinity is at 6215 196th St. SW, Lynnwood. More info: 425-778-2159.
Palm Sunday, Everett: The Rev. Julie Montague presents the lesson, “One Day a Hero, the Next a Criminal,” at 10 a.m. Sunday at Everett Unity Center for Positive Living, 3231 Colby Ave. More info: 425-258-2244.
Spirit of Grace: The Rev. Darryn Hewson delivers the sermon, “Celebrating You,” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Spirit of Grace United Methodist Church, 3530 Colby Ave., Everett. More info: 425-259-7233.
Unity Lynnwood: Spiritual Director Richard Loren Held explores the universal archetype of betrayal, crucifixion and resurrection in his Sunday message, “The Resurrection Principle I,” uncovering the profound insight it offers for today’s human. Services are at 9 and 11 a.m. at 16727 Alderwood Mall Parkway. More info: 425-741-7172.
Living Interfaith: The Rev. Steven Greenebaum leads a service “Honoring Passover,” 11 a.m. Sunday, a Jewish celebration of freedom — freedom of the body, mind and spirit. A Seder (Passover meal and sacred observance) will form the body of the service. The church meets in the cafeteria Alderwood Middle School, 20000 28th Ave. W., Lynnwood. More info: www.livinginterfaith.org.
Good Friday, Stanwood: A community service with local churches presenting the seven last words of Jesus from the cross starts at noon April 18 at Stanwood United Methodist Church, 27128 102nd Drive NW, Stanwood. Handbell choir also performs. More info: 360-629-9555.
Good Friday, Edmonds: Tenebrae service is at 6:30 p.m. April 18 at Community Christian Fellowship, 615 Glen St., Edmonds. More info: 425-744-0160.
Good Friday, Everett: 7 p.m. April 18 at Spirit of Grace United Methodist Church, 3530 Colby Ave., Everett. More info: 425-259-7233.
Good Friday, Marysville: 7-8:30 p.m. April 18 at Calvary Chapel Marysville, 1224-B Cedar Ave. Child care available for infants through kindergarten.
Good Friday, Lake Stevens: A Tenebrae service will be held at 7 p.m. April 18 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 2111 117th Ave. NE in Lake Stevens.
Good Friday, Lynnwood: Noon and 6:30 p.m. April 18 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW in Lynnwood. Nursery care available starting at 6:15 p.m. for ages 3 and younger.
Easter, Stanwood-Camano: 7 a.m. April 20 community sunrise service at the Camano Country Club clubhouse, 1243 Beach Drive, Camano Island. A light breakfast follows.
Easter, Lynnwood: 7:45, 9 and 10:30 a.m. April 20 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW in Lynnwood. Nursery care at 8:45 a.m. for ages 3 and younger. More info: 425-778-2159.
Easter, Lake Stevens: 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. April 20, with special music starting a half-hour prior to each service, at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 2111 117th Ave. NE, Lake Stevens. More info: 425-334-0421.
Easter, Stanwood: 9 a.m. traditional and 10:45 a.m. contemporary services April 20 at Stanwood United Methodist Church, 27128 102nd Drive NW, Stanwood. More info: 360-629-9555.
Easter, Marysville: 9 and 11 a.m. April 20 at Calvary Chapel Marysville, 1224-B Cedar Ave. Regular children’s ministry programs provided. More info: 360-658-3938.
Easter, Mukilteo: 9:30 a.m. April 20 at Pointe of Grace, 5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. Child care at 9 a.m. More info: 425-263-8730.
Easter, Everett: The Rev. Julie Montague presents the lesson, “About Life, Not Death,” at 10 a.m. April 20 at Everett Unity Center for Positive Living, 3231 Colby Ave. More info: 425-258-2244.
Easter, Everett: A service of “Faith and Celebration” is at 10:30 a.m. April 20 at Spirit of Grace United Methodist Church, 3530 Colby Ave., Everett. More info: 425-259-7233.
Easter, Camano Island: Community brunch and worship starts at noon April 20 at Restoration Church, 788 Smith Road, Camano Island. More info: 360-862-3550, CamanoChurch@gmail.com.
Meditation: Teachings and guided meditations in practical Buddhist methods for happiness will be held 7-8:15 p.m. Wednesdays in room 311 of the Everett Market Place Building, 2804 Grand Ave., Everett. Drop-ins welcome. Cost is $10, $5 for seniors, students and the unemployed. Sponsored by Kadampa Meditation Center in Seattle. More info: 206-526-9565.
Journey with Jesus: Immaculate Conception/Our Lady of Perpetual Help offers “Growing Together in Faith Through the Catechism” classes 7-8:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month in Hensen Hall, 2619 Cedar St., Everett. Each meeting stands on its own. More info: 425-349-7014.
Torah studies: A weekly Torah class is held 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The Torah is divided into 54 portions, and one portion is studied each week. No experience necessary. Chabad of Snohomish County is at 19626 76th Ave. W., Suite B, Lynnwood. More info: 425-640-2811, jewishsnohomish.com.
River of Life: Free classes are offered at River of Life Community Church, 5218 S. Second Ave., Everett. A personal finance class, “War on Debt,” is held 12-1 p.m. the first and third Saturdays of the month. Community garden planning sessions are at 1 p.m. the first and third Saturdays. Other classes also are available. The classes are free, but donations to the church food bank are encouraged.
GriefShare, Marysville: Mountain View Presbyterian Church hosts the support group 1:30-3:30 p.m. Thursdays through May 22. Registration is recommended. The 14-week series helps individuals cope with the death of someone close. Workbooks are $15. Mountain View is at 5115 100th St. NE in Marysville. More info: 360-659-7777, firstname.lastname@example.org.
GriefShare, Snohomish: Cross View Church hosts the support group 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays in its library at 604 Ave. C E., Snohomish. Cost is $20. Scholarships available. To register or for more information, call 360-568-5886.
GriefShare, Everett: Northshore Christian Church, 5700 23rd Drive W. in Everett, hosts this support group Tuesdays through April 14. Sessions are 11 a.m.-1 p.m. or 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care available at evening session with RSVP. More info: 425-407-1119.
Sharing the Caring: Spiritual support group meets at 6 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at Mountain View Presbyterian Church, 5115 100th St. NE in Marysville. More info: 360-659-7777 or Katie at 360-653-0167.
Independent Bible Study: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Christian Science Reading Room, 1718 Broadway, Everett. More info: 425-252-9182.
Christian businessmen: The Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America Everett chapter meets from 6-8 a.m. Wednesdays in the cafe at the Holiday Inn, 3105 Pine St. More info: Tony, 206-948-7318.
Arts and crafts: Immaculate Conception/Our Lady of Perpetual Health holds a No Disabled Souls art class, 7-8:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. Class is held in Hensen Hall’s Green Room at 2619 Cedar St., Everett. More info: Carlene Nelson, 425-355-3138.
Clothing, Clearview: A free clothing bank with clothing for men, women and children is open 10 a.m.-noon the first Tuesday of each month at the Clearview Gospel Hall, 17826 180th St. SE, Snohomish. More info: Dawn, 360-668-0836.
Clothing, Lake Stevens: Sanctuary Ministries provides gently used clothes from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursdays in its Care Center at 15533 75th St. NE, between Lake Stevens and Granite Falls. Limit two bags per visit. Donations of clothing, bedding and shoes welcome. More info: 360-386-9871.
Clothing, Marysville: Kloz 4 Kidz is a free clothing resource center for kids in north Snohomish County. Open three days a week. Located behind Marysville United Methodist Church, 5600 64th St. NE. Call for an appointment: 360-658-1021.
Loaves and Fishes: A free community supper is offered 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays at Sultan Community United Methodist Church, 212 Birch St., Sultan.
Community kitchen: 4:30-6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at St. John’s, 913 Second Ave., Snohomish. More info: 360-568-4622.
The Table: A community dinner at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Mountain View Church, 9015 44th Drive NE, Marysville. Children welcome. More info: 360-659-0445.
Community meal, Spirit of Grace: A free community meal is held at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at Spirit of Grace United Methodist Church, 3530 Colby Ave., Everett. The meal is followed by an informal worship time and Bible study. More info: 425-259-7233.
Community meals, Faith Lutheran: 5-6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Faith Lutheran Church, 6708 Cady Road, Everett. Free warm clothing also available. The ministry seeks donations of winter coats and food.
The Cove: A free breakfast and take-out lunch, 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays at First Covenant Church, 4502 Rucker Ave., Everett. More info: 425-252-9191.
Meals, clothes, dental: Gold Creek Community Church provides a free hot meal and sack lunches, 5-6 p.m. the first, third and fifth Sunday of the month at Central Lutheran Church, 2702 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Clothes available some days. Qualified people can sign up for free urgent dental care from a dental van that comes monthly. Ask Jessica for details and how to sign up.
Dinner at the Bell: 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Everett First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. More info: 425-259-7139.
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