Front Porch: Shopping bags needed

The YWCA of Snohomish County is in need of department store shopping bags for its Women’s Working Wardrobe program. Bags may be dropped off at the YWCA at 3301 Broadway, Everett. For more information, please contact Vicki Von Stubbe at 425-258-2766 ext. 150 or

Better Breathers: The Better Breathers Club meets at 1 p.m. April 22 in the Godard Room at EvergreenHealth Monroe, 14701 179th Ave. SE. Those who deal with pulmonary disease, as well as their friends and family, are invited to meet others experiencing the same challenges of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis or lung cancer. The event is free, but seating is limited. To reserve a seat, call 360-794-1489. For more information about the class, call 360-805-6329.

Show ’N Shine: Port Gardner Vintage Auto Club plans a “Meet and Greet” Show ’N Shine, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. April 10 at Langus Riverfront Park, 400 Smith Island Road, Everett. Local classic and antique car enthusiasts are encouraged to drop by, show off their vehicles, and get acquainted with the club. More info: 425-334-9587.

Road work continues: The city of Lynnwood plans additional construction work on the stretch of 212th Street SW that was damaged by a water leak last year. This week the new main line pipe will be disinfected and tested for water quality. Drivers may see lane closures and traffic flaggers. The project is supposed to wrap up in May.

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