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  • Sun Jul 4th, 2010 8:49pm
  • News

Holiday closures

Many folks get a day off today because of the Sunday holiday. Here are some closures and changes:

Government: Federal, state and local offices are closed.

Post offices: Closed, although express mail service continues.

Commerce: Many businesses and most banks are closed. Everett and Alderwood malls are open.

Transportation: Community Transit is not running. Everett Transits is on a regular schedule.

For ferry information, go to or call 888-808-7977.

The Herald: Classified advertising and the front lobby are closed. Customer service for home delivery is open from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Camp Killoqua open house: Families are invited to tour the camp from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Killoqua’s 185-acre facility offers day and resident camp programs during the summer for kids from kindergarten through 12 grade.

For more information and directions, call 425-258-5437 or visit www.CampFireUSA

Swim clinic in Mill Creek: West Coast Aquatics in Mill Creek has scheduled a swim clinic for Sunday hosted by Olympic gold medalist Megan Jendrick.

The clinic runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and includes presentations, autograph signings and work on stroke technique.

Swimmers must be between 6 and 18 years of age and bring a towel, a suit, a cap and goggles. Each swimmer will receive a T-shirt, a swim bag, DVDs and a goal-setting booklet.

Registration is $75 and space is limited. Forms are at West Coast Aquatics, 15622 Country Club Drive in Mill Creek.