Front porch: Send us your Halloween events

  • Tue Sep 21st, 2010 8:10pm
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Herald Staff

We’re getting ready for spooky and sweet fun. Send The Herald your haunted house, trick-or-treat, harvest party or other Halloween event details.

Call Andrea McInnis at 425-339-3479 or e-mail amcinnis@heraldnet.com.

Tell us your the event’s date, hours, location, cost and phone number or website by 9 a.m. Oct. 21. The listings will appear in the Oct. 29 A&E section.

Elder Fair in Everett

The sixth annual Ethnic Elder Resource Fair is planned for 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Everett Community College at 2000 Tower St.

Eating Well, Living Well is the focus of the event this year. Elders with limited English and their families will learn about healthy eating, preventing health problems, Medicare options and resources offered through city, state and federal programs. Workshops will include a cooking demonstration and other information in Spanish, Cantonese, Tagalog, Mandarin, Korean, Russian, Bhutanese, Vietnamese and English.

For more information, call Senior Information and Assistance at 425-513-1900.

Classes for parents

A free series of classes to give help and hope to parents whose children have emotional or mental health issues begins at 6:30 tonight at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave. in Everett.

The classes, sponsored by the Snohomish County Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will be held weekly through Nov. 3. The class size is limited to 20 people. Registration is required.

For more information about classes or a support group, call Carolyn Hetherwick Goza at 425-347-5365 or e-mail namicontact@gmail.com.