Front Porch: State reschedules dye test on Stilly

Dye test Tuesday

The state Department of Ecology has changed the date of its dye test in the Stillaguamish River to Tuesday evening.

Red fluorescent dye is to be pumped into the river about 8 p.m. at Haller Park in Arlington. The test is part of a water quality study that measures river flow and pollution dissipation.

The dye is not harmful to people, fish or wildlife, Ecology officials said.

Movie at Mukilteo Library: Join us for a free movie and popcorn at 2 p.m. Tuesday. “Phantom of the Opera” with Gerard Butler and Emmy Rossum will be screened, and one lucky teen wins the DVD.

On Aug. 21, the library will show the Academy Award-winning “Hugo.”

The Mukilteo Library is located at 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd. Call 425-493-8202 for more information.

Fundraising breakfast: The Mill Creek Senior Center will hold an all-you-can-eat breakfast fundraiser from 8:30-11 a.m. Thursday at Merrill Gardens retirement community, 14905 Bothell-Everett Highway, Mill Creek.

Food includes waffles, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, coffee, tea and juice. The suggested donation is $10. For more information, call 425-948-7170.

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