Front Porch: Make a blanket for Project Linus

  • Tue Apr 17th, 2012 7:12pm
  • News

Project Linus’ Make A Blanket Day will be from noon to 5 p.m. April 29 at Pacific Fabrics, 10203 Evergreen Way, Everett.

Anyone can help make quilts and blankets to be donated to Snohomish County kids who have experienced traumatic life events.

Materials and equipment will be provided. No experience required, but sewers are encouraged to bring their own sewing machines.

Volunteers are needed to sew, iron, inspect, pin, fringe or tie, anytime between noon and 5 p.m.

Snacks and door prizes are provided. If you are unable to attend but want to help, please make a quilt or blanket and drop it off at Pacific Fabrics.

For questions, contact Diane at 425-252-4524.

Barbecue today

The Christian-based group Celebrate Recovery is organizing a community BBQ at 6 p.m., today, at Harbor Light Church, 132 112th St. SW, Everett.

The free dinner will be followed by a meeting. This is a support group to help people and their relatives who are suffering from an addiction or from compulsive behavior.

For more information, call 425-353-2837 or go to

Splashdown for Splash

It’s time to send us your fairs and festivals, your events and concerts for The Herald’s annual guide to all things summer.

We need to have event information in hand by May 4.

Email your summer lineup to with “Splash” in the subject field. Splash comes out on May 18.