Front Porch: ‘Mother of All Garage Sales’ Saturday in north Everett

Huge garage sale

The fifth annual “Mother of All Garage Sales” is planned from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Sponsored by the Northwest Everett Neighborhood Association, the garage sale features more than 100 households and has attracted thousands of yard salers.

Participating families will post distinctive signs on their lawns to identify their sales, and locations will be posted on maps distributed the day of the event as well as on the Northwest Everett Neighborhood’s website, and

Maps, food and “port-a-potties” will be found in Drew Nielsen Neighborhood Park at 1221 Hoyt Ave. and at 1501 Rucker Ave. (across the street from Under the Red Umbrella). In Legion Park, 145 Alverson Blvd., there are public restrooms.

Night Out in Edmonds: Edmonds police plan a community event called “Edmonds Night Out” from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Frances Anderson Center Field, 700 Main St. The event promotes safety and crime prevention. Police dogs are scheduled to be there for people to meet.

Dementia topic of film: The Stillaguamish Senior Center hosts a free film presentation, “Dementia 360: Beyond the Basics,” featuring Teepa Snow, 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesday. The center is at 18308 Smokey Point Blvd., Arlington. For more information, 360-653-4551.

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