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Scary silent movie

Organist David Spring will accompany the silent movie, Adolph Zukor’s classic “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31 at Trinity Episcopal Church, 2301 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Come in costume. Treats available.

More info: 425-252-4129

Spooky stories

The Talk on the Beach Toastmasters club of Edmonds offers its fifth annual free night of ghoulish storytelling, 6-7:15 p.m. Oct. 30 in the Beachfront Room at the Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave. Ghostmaster Michael Longpockets is the host.

More info: 425-774-8657

Play, celebrate games

Several local Sno-Isle Libraries celebrate International Game Week:

– All day, all week, for board games at the Darrington Library, 1005 Cascade St. (all ages)

– 3:30-5 p.m. Oct. 31 for Wii fun at the Monroe Library, 1070 Village Way (grades 4-12)

– 3:30-5:30 p.m. Nov. 2 for board games and Wii at the Granite Falls Library, 815 E Galena St. (grades 4-12)

– 4:30-5:30 p.m. Nov. 2 for board, video, card and dice games at the Lynnwood Library, 19200 44th Ave. W (grades 4-12)

– 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 4 for board games and building challenges at the Edmonds Library, 650 Main St. (all ages)

More info:

Veterans, military invited to jam

An open jam session by Music YoU, a program of the Snohomish County Music Project, invites active military and veterans to play along, 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Northwest Music Hall, 1402 SE Everett Mall Way, inside the Everett Mall. All abilities are welcome. The event is free.

More info: 425-258-1605,


Support education in Snohomish

The Snohomish Education Foundation plans to auction off a table made from a walnut tree that had been on the Snohomish High School campus for decades. The tree had become unhealthy and had to be removed.

The table will be sold at the foundation’s annual auction Nov. 11 at the Tulalip Resort and Casino. Tickets are $110 and can be purchased at Proceeds go toward scholarships, classroom grants and district-wide programs.

More info: 360-568-5292

Bike work parties

The nonprofit Sharing Wheels Community Bike Shop holds work parties to refurbish kids’ bikes to give away through Christmas House in December. The next work party is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Others are 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 9 and Nov. 16, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 5 and Nov. 19.

Help at three work parties this year and earn $20 in store credit. Must sign in and help at least 1.5 hours per event. The shop is at 2531 Broadway in Everett.

More info: 425-252-6952,

Help at Stilly Center

The Stillaguamish Senior Center seeks bingo callers and a Monday kitchen assistant.

More info: 360-653-4551

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