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Learn about drug interactions

Learn how to manage multiple medications from Janet Kusler, owner of Kusler’s Pharmacy in Snohomish, at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Snohomish Senior Center, 171 Cypress Ave. in Snohomish.

Kusler will discuss medication safety at the free seminar.

NOAH plans critter camp for kids

The Northwest Organization for Animal Help’s Critter Camp is planned for July 26-30 and Aug. 2-6 for different age groups in Stanwood.

Learn about animals through games, arts and crafts, hear speakers from Sarvey Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, the Alpaca Farm, Pigs Peace Sanctuary and the Kangaroo Farm. All that and an appearance by Clifford the Big Red Dog.

For more information, call Ryan Peterson at 360-629-7055.

16 months of work leads to China

Several local girls are among 40 who earned a trip to China as a result of the Girl Scouts Totem Council’s program to record the history of the Puget Sound Asian-Pacific American community in Girl Scouts.

They are seeing Beijing, Hangzhou, Suzhou and Shanghai. The group’s 16-month preparation included learning Chinese phrases, counting in Chinese, etiquette and customs.

They plan to visit an orphanage, meet Girl Guides in Hong Kong and return home this week. Travelers include Wendi and Katherine Hale of Everett, Jaqueline Matteson of Oak Harbor and Amanda Pool of Mountlake Terrace.

San Juan ferry food should satisfy riders

For folks traveling to the San Juan Islands, food is available at the Anacortes terminal.

The Cheesecake Cafe opened last week, with, of course, cheesecake, and a Southwest chicken sandwich.

It’s open 6 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. You can get orders to go for the ferry ride.

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