Free Thanksgiving feast in Edmonds
Annie’s Community Kitchen serves a free Thanksgiving feast, 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Edmonds Lutheran Church, 23525 84th Ave. W.
More info: 425-744-8090
Zonta presents ‘Long Night’
The Zonta Club of Everett shows the feature-length documentary, “The Long Night,” about sex trafficking along the I-5 corridor, 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Marysville Library, 6120 Grove St. Presented with the Snohomish County League of Women Voters. Admission is free, but seating is limited and reservations are required.
More info: info@zonta everett.org
Stuffy sleepover in Snohomish
Children can bring their stuffed animal to story time at the Snohomish Library, then let them stay for a stuffy sleepover and come back the next day to discover what they did when the library lights went out. The event is Dec. 20-21. Registration is required in advance.
More info: www.sno-isle.org, 360-568-2898
WAYS TO HELP
Coat drive in Lynnwood
Washington Energy Services collects coats to benefit Clothes For Kids. Drop off donations between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays at the business at 3909 196th St. SW, Lynnwood.
More info: email@example.com
Help with chores
Volunteer Services, a program of Catholic Community Services, seeks volunteers to assist with household chores, yard care, transportation and other tasks that enable elders, veterans and adults with disabilities to remain independent in their own homes. Volunteers typically serve two to eight hours per month.
More info: Christina Robertson, firstname.lastname@example.org
Help for caregivers
Several local support groups exist for caregivers, to help those dealing with the challenges of unpaid caregiving. Here are some of them:
The Alzheimer’s Association keeps a list of local support groups. Groups for caregivers are available in Arlington, Bothell, Edmonds, Everett, Lynnwood and Snohomish.
More info: www.alzwa.org
A Caring for the Caregiver support group meets at 10 a.m. on third Tuesdays at the Ken Baxter Community Center, 514 Delta Ave., Marysville.
More info: 360-363-8450
A family caregiver support group meets at 6:30 p.m. on second Wednesdays at Gencare Scriber Gardens, 6024 200th St. SW, Lynnwood. Refreshments provided.
More info: 425-673-7111
Job search assistance
The Employment Network meets from 10 a.m.-noon Fridays at the North Creek Presbyterian Church, 621 164th St. SE., Mill Creek. Free help with job searches, resume writing and interviewing.
More info: Chuck Popik, email@example.com