Community Calendar

Clubs and groups

Daughters of Norway, Everett: Thelma Lodge 26 meets next at 10 a.m. April 18 (third Saturday except June through August) at Normanna Lodge, 2725 Oakes Ave., Everett.

Dogs, Marysville: M-DOG (Marysville Dog Owners Group) meets at 6:30 p.m. April 15 (third Wednesday) at Haggen Food and Pharmacy, 3711 88th St. NE. More info: Leslie Buell at 425-268-5285 or,

Everett Area Newcomers Club: Women who are new to the area, or who would like to make new friends, are invited to an April 16 luncheon to learn more about the club. More info: 425-347-3471,,

Everett Woman’s Book Club: Meets next at 1 p.m. April 13 at the Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave. Program features the North Cascades Institute. More info:

Genealogy, Arlington: The Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society meets next at 1 p.m. April 14 (second Tuesday) at Arlington Free Methodist Church, 730 E. Highland Drive. Kim Otis discusses free and low-cost case law research. The library is open select days at 215 S. French Ave. More info: 360-435-4838,

Genealogy, Whidbey: Whidbey Island Genealogical Searchers meets next from 1-3 p.m. April 14 (second Tuesday, except July and August) at Fire Station 25, 2720 Heller Road, Oak Harbor. Bobbi Sandberg discusses using new technology for research, and more. More info: Ruth Hancock, 360-675-4086.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Meets next at 6 p.m. April 14 (second Tuesday) at the Boys and Girls Club of Lake Stevens, 1609 E. Lakeshore Drive. Childcare is provided. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m. More info: Kelli Lynn, 425-212-1919 or

Knitting, Everett: The Knitwits and Happy Hookers meets 11 a.m.-2 p.m. every Thursday and Friday at the Carl Gipson Senior Center of Everett, 3025 Lombard Ave. Yarn donations also welcome. Many things the group makes are donated to community causes. More info: Bobby Neason, 425-303-2516.

Knitting, Mukilteo: Meets 10 a.m.-noon Thursdays at the Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd. All skill levels welcome. Beginners: bring a pair of No. 8 or No. 9 needles and a skein of worsted-weight yarn.

Knitting, Snohomish: The Snohomish Knitters Guild meets next from 7-9 p.m. April 14 (second Tuesday) at the Waltz Building, 116 Ave. B, Snohomish. Doors open at 6 p.m. for an impromptu knitting group, 6:30 p.m. for Knit Lab. Main program at 7 p.m. More info:

Knitting, Stanwood: The North Sound Knitters Guild meets next at 6 p.m. April 13 (second Monday) in the Friendship Room at the Stanwood Senior Center, 7430 276th St. NW. Guest speakers, charitable projects and more. More info: Milly, 360-387-9611.

MOMS Club: Meets next at 10 a.m. April 16 (third Thursday) in the Stilly Conference Room at Haller Park, 1100 West Ave., Arlington. Moms Offering Moms Support is a non-religious nonprofit offering play dates, Moms Night Out, baby-sitting co-op, and more. More info:

Quilters, Busy Bee: Meets next from 12-3 p.m. or 7-9 p.m. April 16 (third Thursday) at The Bridge Church, 2500 Lake Ave., Snohomish. Special programs, speakers, charitable work and more. More info:

Radio, antique: The Puget Sound Antique Radio Association meets next at noon April 19 (third Sunday, except June and December) at the Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Dedicated to the preservation and restoration of antique radio and wireless. More info: 425-478-3643.

Radio, amateur: The Cascade Radio Club meets next at 7 p.m. April 15 (third Wednesday except December) at the Snohomish County PUD building, 2320 California St. More info: Kerry Sparlin, 425-258-4600.

Retirees, NARFE: The National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees meets next at 12:30 p.m. April 15 (third Wednesday except June to August) at Evergreen Lanes, 5111 Claremont Way, Everett. Lunch at 11:30 a.m. More info:

Rock and Gem Club, Marysville: Meets next 7-9 p.m. April 14 (second Tuesday, except July) at Marysville United Methodist Church, 5600 64th St. NE. More info: Bill Moser at 425-238-8222 or

Show Biz Kids 4-H: Meets next from 6:30-8 p.m. April 14 (second Tuesday) at the Horseshoe Grange, 16424 Broadway Ave., Snohomish. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade explore various areas of performing arts. More info: 360-668-6681 or 425-357-6044.

Sons of Italy: The Mille Cugini Lodge meets next from 7-9 p.m. April 15 (third Wednesday) at the Red Barn in Jennings Park, 6915 Armar Road, Marysville. Meetings conclude with a pasta dinner and raffle. More,

Steelhead and Salmon Club: Meets next 6:30-8:30 p.m. April 16 (third Thursday) at Everett Firefighters Hall, 2411 Hewitt Ave. Fishing seminar, discussion and raffle. Hot dog meal available. More info:

Writers, Mukilteo: The Mukilteo Arts Guild Writers Group meets 7-9 p.m. Thursdays at the Mukilteo YMCA, 10601 47th Place W. Poets Corner meets 1-3 p.m. the first and third Thursday at the Everett Public Library Evergreen branch, 9512 Evergreen Way, Everett. More info:

Writers, Evergreen Romance: Meets next at 11:30 a.m. April 18 (third Saturday) at Lombardi’s restaurant, 1620 W. Marine View Drive, Everett. More info:


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