Front Porch: An evening with native music and dance

  • Sun Mar 25th, 2012 9:22pm
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Native music, dance

Skykomish Valley Indian Education is hosting an evening of native music and dance March 31.

Doors open at 6:15 p.m. at the Monroe High School Performing Arts Center, 17001 Tester Road. Admission is free and refreshments will be served.

A silent auction is being organized at the event to support the program.

The Skykomish Valley Indian Education is a non-profit program serving Native American students from preschool to high school in the Monroe, Snohomish and Sultan areas. For more information, call Mars Miller at 360-804-2554.

Learn gardening tips: Cass Turnbull, author and founder of Plant Amnesty, plans to talk about pruning and renovating overgrown gardens at a workshop from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Camano Center, 606 Arrowhead Road.

Tickets are $7 or $5 for center members and are available at the front desk. The event is sponsored by the Camano Center and the Down to Earth Gardeners.

For more information, call 360-387-0222.

Help Housing Hope: Throughout the rest of this week, Western Washington Medical Group Family Medicine is collecting $10 to $25 gift cards and rolls of quarters for Housing Hope of Everett to help struggling families using emergency shelter and transitional housing.

Drop off donations from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Western Washington Medical Group Family Medicine, 12728 19th Ave. SE, Suite 300, Everett.

Call 425-225-2755, go to www.wwmedgroup.com/centers/ FamilyMedicine or email jgregerson@wwmedgroup.com.