North County Update

  • Tue Jan 24th, 2012 8:15pm
  • News

Arlington: Senior center chicken dinner

Stillaguamish Senior Center offers its monthly chicken dinner at noon Sunday at the center, 18308 Smokey Point Blvd.

The menu includes roasted chicken with mashed potatoes and gravy, coleslaw and roll.

Cost is $8, or $7 for seniors and $5 for children under age 12. Proceeds go to programs to keep seniors active in the community.

More info: 360-653-4551

Marysville: Mayor’s State of City address

Mayor Jon Nehring is scheduled to give this year’s State of the City address Friday at the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce Business Before Hours monthly breakfast.

The presentation is set for 7 a.m. in the Canoes Lounge at the Tulalip Resort Casino, 10200 Quil Ceda Blvd. in Tulalip.

The program is to be videotaped to air from Feb. 1 to Feb. 8, with simulcast viewing times of noon, 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Marysville Comcast channel 21 and Frontier channel 25.

Reservation information for the breakfast is available from the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce.

More info: 360-659-7700, email admin@marysvilletulalip

Marysville: Learn to draw with local artist

A four-week class with local artist Vicki Carver is being offered at the Ken Baxter Community Center.

Class begins Feb. 7 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. for children ages 7 to 13 and from 6:30 to 8 p.m. for adults. The cost is $63 and registration is required.

The Ken Baxter Community Center is located at 514 Delta Ave.

More info: 360-363-8400,

Stanwood: Country Living Expo Saturday

The 2012 Country Living Expo and Cattlemen’s Winterschool is set for Saturday at Stanwood High School.

The event is scheduled to include speakers, booths and more than 150 classes with topics that include beef raising, bees, country living and horticulture. The general registration cost is $60.

Stanwood High School is located at 7400 272nd St. NW. The event is presented by Washington State University Extension, Washington State University Livestock Master Foundation and the Cattlemen’s Association.

More info:

Trafton: Kick up your heels at old school

The Trafton Community Center plans to host family folk dancing from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the old Trafton school, 12616 Jim Creek Road.

All ages are welcome, as are potluck snacks.

Admission is $4, and no experience or partner is needed, said Cristine Titus, event leader.

More info: 425-232-723;