The Camano Animal Shelter Association will hold its annual flea market from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 8 at the Camano Center, the blue building next to the shelter, at 141 East Camano Drive south of the shopping center.
Hot dogs will be available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The animal shelter will be open for visiting from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
All proceeds benefit the animal shelter. More info: www.camanoanimalshelter.org or 360-387-1902.
Help plant a rain garden from 10 a.m. to noon June 8 at the Camano Island Dental Center, 810 Rekdal Road. The new rain garden is part of the 12,000 Rain Gardens Campaign to help protect the health of Puget Sound.
Participants will learn how rain gardens filter storm water, which plants work best, and how to get free help adding a rain garden to their yards. Sign up online at camanodental.eventbrite.com.
For questions, call Janet Kramer at 360-387-1844 or contact Stacy Aleksich, email@example.com or call 425-335-5634 ext. 112. More info: Kahtleen Herrmann from the Snohomish County Marine Resources Committee, 425-388-6414.
Granite Falls: Kids’ summer lunches
The Granite Falls School District is running a free summer lunch program from June 13 to Aug. 31. Lunches will be served from noon to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday at the multipurpose building/Middle School lunch room located at 405 N. Alder Ave, Granite Falls. Lunch will not be served on July 4. All children 18 and under are welcome. Menus will be posted at www.gfalls.wednet.edu and go to “menus.” For questions, contact Viki Perrault at 360-283-4310 or Tammi Sawyer at 360-283-4387. Information also is available from the National Hunger Clearinghouse Hotline at 1-866-348-6479.
Marysville: Sign up for Berry Run
The annual Strawberry Festival Berry Run is planned for June 15 at The Plant Farm at Smokey Point, 15022 Twin Lakes Ave., Marysville. Participants can enter a one-mile run/walk or 5K event. Arrive at least an hour prior to the 9 a.m. race start time. Parking is available at The Plant Farm. Participants must register by June 5 to receive a race T-shirt. Cost varies from $5-$25. Sign up online at www.marysvillewa.gov through the City’s ePlay online registration system. More info: call Marysville Parks &Recreation at 360-363-8400.
The Recreation and Parks Department was notified that Snohomish County has approved a grant for $50,000 in Community Development Block Grants to fund playground equipment for Evergreen Playfield. More info: www.cityofmlt.com or call the Recreation Pavilion at 425-776-9173.
A free workshop Saturday aims to teach shoreline property owners how to be good environmental stewards. It’s scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Stillaguamish Grange Hall, 6521 Pioneer Highway, Stanwood.
Topics include slope stability, habitat and shoreline permitting. Jim Johannessen, a coastal geologist, is the featured speaker and plans to lead an educational beach walk.
To register: 360-756-5024, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.surveymonkey.com/s/portsusanworkshop.