Community Calendar

  • Fri Nov 2nd, 2012 6:24pm
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AARP Snohomish County, Chapter 2308: Next meets at 1 p.m. Thursday, with a potluck at noon, at the Glenwood Mobile Estates clubhouse, 5900 64th St. NE, Marysville. More info: Joyce Moseley, 360-659-5982.

AAUW, Everett: Next meets at 10 a.m. Nov. 10 at the Carl Gipson Senior Center, 3025 Lombard Ave. in Everett. The public is invited at 11 a.m. to hear author Erika Madden, of Edmonds, speak about her historical novel “Year of the Angels,” inspired by her childhood growing up in Germany during World War II. Her books will be available for sale.

BREW (Beer Renegades of Everett Washington): Next meets at 7 p.m. Friday at Balefire Bar, 1801 Hewitt Ave. in Everett. This is a club for homebrewers, particularly newcomers to the craft. More info: John Rivera, john@beerrenegades.com.

Everett Area Newcomers and New Friends Club: A Snohomish County club for women interested in making new friends. More info: cocoandbooj55@comcast.net or call 425-347-3471.

Emblem Club No. 523, Everett: Next meets at 11 a.m. Nov. 12 at the Everett Elks Lodge, 2802 Hoyt Ave., Everett.

Friendship Club: A group of senior citizens meets for lunch the second Thursday of each month at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 216 Broadway, Everett. Lunch costs $7. The group also takes monthly bus tours. More info: Edward, 425-493-2588.

Gold Prospectors Association of America, Everett chapter: Next meets at 7 p.m. Friday at Alfy’s Pizza, 9620 19th Ave. SE, Everett. More info: Eras Gattshall, 425-263-2293.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Next meets 6-7:30 p.m. Nov. 13 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.

Knitting Group, Mukilteo Library: Meets 10 a.m.-noon Thursdays at the Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd. Knitters of all skill levels are welcome. Beginners: bring a pair of No. 8 or No. 9 needles and a skein of worsted-weight yarn.

Mill Creek Garden Club: Next meets at 11 a.m. Nov. 13 at Shawn O’Donnell’s restaurant, 122 128th St. SE, Everett. Everyone is welcome. More info: www.millcreekgardenclub.com.

Mill Creek Seniors Club: Next potluck meeting is planned for Monday in the City Hall community room, 15728 Main St. More info: 425-357-1260.

Monroe Garden Club: Next meeting is 12:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Monroe United Methodist Church, 342 S. Lewis St. Lori Heffner, of Pine Creek Nursery, will discuss growing berries in the Pacific Northwest. The public is invited to attend. More info: Jerri Aylworth at 360-668-9606, or Dee Daly at 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.

North Sound Knitters Guild: Next meets from 6-9 p.m. Nov. 12 in the Stanwood Senior Center social room, 7530 276th St. NW. New and seasoned knitters welcome. More info: Sandy, 360-387-0165.

Pilchuck Audubon Society: Next meets 7-8:30 p.m. Friday at the Everett Firefighter’s Hall, 2411 Hewitt Ave. The public is invited to hear Rita Moore, a Washington Native Plant Steward, speak about “Gardening with Native Plants.” More info: 425-252-0926 or http://pilchuckaudubon.org.

Puget Sound Camera Club: Next meets at 7 p.m. Nov. 12 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, dinner adventures and weekly breakfasts at 9 a.m. Saturday at Denny’s, 132 128th St. SW, Everett. More info: Marsha, 206-713-7102.

Show Biz Kids 4-H: Next meets from 6:30-8 p.m. Nov. 13 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 Knitters Guild: Next meets from 7-9 p.m. Nov. 13 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 starts at 7 p.m. More info: www.snohomishknittersguild.org.

Sno-Isle Genealogical Society: Next meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Heritage Park, 19903 Poplar Way, Lynnwood. Eric Stroschein, a professional genealogist, presents “Military Records: War of 1812.” You can also visit the SIGS genealogical library, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 19827 Poplar Way. More info: 425-775-6267.

Soroptimist International Marysville: Next meets at 7 a.m. Tuesday at Fanny’s Restaurant, 505 Cedar Ave., Suite A1, Marysville. More info: Renae, 425-971-0031.

Sound Steppers Volkssport Club: Next meets 6:15-7:30 p.m. Thursday at The Crossroads Church, 18527 60th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Promotes non-competitive “volkssports” — especially walking, but also bicycling, swimming, cross-country skiing and more — as part of the American Volkssporting Association. More info: www.soundsteppers.org.

Stitch with Zip: 3-5 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m.-noon Saturdays at Cafe Zippy, 2811 Wetmore Ave., Everett. Come knit and crochet as a group. All experience levels welcome. First 20 minutes are spent on a knitting project for the community. More info: 425-303-0474.

Toastmasters, Sultan Earlywords: Meets from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Thursdays at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 1112 E. Main St. in Sultan. The club helps members improve their public speaking and job interview skills, among other things. New members are welcome. Breakfast is available for purchase. More info: Bart Dalmasso, 425-971-3694.

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary: Next meets at 7 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Port of Everett Conference Center, 404 14th St., Everett. The group supports the Coast Guard, teaches boating safety classes and conducts free vessel examinations. More info: Marie Porterfield, 425-629-3241, 509-949-6715 or Marie.Porterfield64@gmail.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.

Whidbey Island Genealogical Searchers, or WIGS: Next meets at 1 p.m. Nov. 13 at Fire Station 25, 2720 Heller Road, Oak Harbor. Refreshments are provided. Visitors are welcome. More information: Ruth Hancock, 360-675-4086 or randr.hancock@frontier.com; or Gordon Garnhart at garnhart@whidbey.net.