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  • Mon Feb 22nd, 2010 10:18pm
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Rock out on Wednesday

To benefit Haitian relief efforts, eight bands will entertain during an annual Battle of the Bands at Everett High School.

You need to buy a ticket, $3 or $5, in advance by calling 425-385-4445.

The concert begins at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Everett Civic Auditorium, 2415 Colby Ave. in Everett.

Eight bands will perform.

Arthritis seminar changed: Snohomish County’s Long Term Care and Aging Division offers a free seminar at 10:30 a.m. at Monte Cristo Ballroom, 1507 Wall St. in Everett.

The seminar was planned for Compass Health’s Administrative Office, 4526 Federal Ave. in Everett, but the response was so large, they needed a bigger venue, said April Zepeda, Everett Clinic spokeswoman.

Learn about arthritis, pain relief, how to keep joints healthy and treatment options, by orthopedic surgeon Michael Codsi.

For more information and to register, call Joyce Frasu, 425-388-7377 or e-mail

Business roundtable planned today: Retail business owners can learn how to better market their stores at a roundtable event hosted by Sultan Mayor Carolyn Eslick and the Sky Valley Chamber of Commerce.

The event will be at 12:30 this afternoon at the Sultan Community Center, 319 Main St.

Space is limited so call 360-793-0983 if you wish to attend.

Teens meet in Mountlake Terrace: A Teen Advisory Board meets at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave. W.

Share ideas for library programs, purchases and improvements.