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The Mill Creek Garden Tour will return this summer after a two-year absence due to COVID-19.

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Mill Creek Garden Tour to return

The Mill Creek Garden Club’s Tour & Artisan Market returns this summer after a two-year absence because of the pandemic.

The garden tour is set for 11 a.m.-4 p.m. July 23. It will include a self-guided tour of five gardens in Mill Creek, Bothell and Lynnwood.

Tickets, which go on sale June 1, are $20 in advance and $25 the day of the tour. Buy them at Town & Country Market in Mill Creek Town Center, Ace Hardware of Silver Lake in Everett, McAuliffe’s Valley Nursery in Snohomish, McDaniel’s Do It Center ion Snohomish, Molbak’s Garden + Home in Woodinville and Sky Nursery in Shoreline.

Fabric sale set for June 18

The 11th Annual Snohomish County Clothing and Textile Advisors Fabric Sale is set for 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 18 at Valley View Bible Church, at 9717 31st Ave. SE Everett.

One sale will be fabric and yarn, books, patterns, notions and more.

Proceeds fund clothing design scholarships, education, and sewing classes for adults and children.

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