Front Porch: Whole Bead Show

Bead show

The Whole Bead Show is coming Friday through Sunday to the Lynnwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St. SW, Lynnwood.

The trade show is open to the public.

Admission is $6, cash or check, and valid for all days of the show, which runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Vintage and contemporary pieces of glass, stone, metal, pearl, amber and porcelain will be among the beads and beading accessories available from vendors in the U.S., Canada and other countries.

Learn more at http://wholebead.com or call 800-292-2577.

Jackson centennial: This month will be the 100th anniversary of the birth of Henry M. Jackson.

To mark the occasion, Herald reporter Jerry Cornfield is gathering stories of those who crossed paths, even briefly, with the Everett native who grew up to become a powerful U.S. senator and one of the most significant political figures in the state’s history.

If you have a funny anecdote or a memorable photo to share, please send Cornfield an email at jcornfield@heraldnet.com with your contact information.

If you do not have access to email, call 425-387-5167 or 360-352-8623.

Splashdown for Splash: It’s time to send us information on your fairs and festivals, 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 astewart@heraldnet.com with Splash in the subject field. Splash comes out on May 18 this year.

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