Alderwood Manor offers open house

Alderwood Manor Heritage Association offers an open house from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Alderwood Manor Heritage Cottage, 19903 Poplar Way, Lynnwood.

A new exhibit will feature photographs and memorabilia saved from the Alderwood Grade School. The school, opened in 1921 and closed in the early 1950s, was on the south side of 196th Street SW in the 3700 block. After the school was closed, the building was occupied by the administrative offices of Edmonds School District 15, until it was demolished in 1992.

Play bridge on Camano Island

Visit the Camano Senior and Community Center for a bridge and cards luncheon at noon Thursday at 606 Arrowhead Road on Camano Island.

A table for four costs $80. Tickets include a box lunch, beverages and prizes. Play bridge, pinochle and Mah Jong. This event is sponsored by the Angel of the Winds Casino in Arlington. For more information, call 360-387-0222.

Folk group taking new members

The Northwest Scottish Fiddlers, a regional folk music group, has re-formed under an Edmonds musician and is looking for new members.

The group is led by Calum MacKinnon, who retired from Boeing to pursue the art of playing the fiddle for Scottish events and dances. In May, the Northwest Scottish Fiddlers played at the Folklife Festival in Seattle.

The nonprofit group meets once a month in a member’s home. The group also sponsors workshops.

If you’re interested in joining, call MacKinnon at 425-670-9084 or go to

Golf tourney aids Mighty Marlins swim club

Marysville’s Mighty Marlins swim club is looking for golfers and sponsors for its fundraising golf tournament next month.

The sixth annual golf tournament is scheduled for 9 a.m. Oct. 13 at Camaloch Golf Course on Camano Island.

The $60 fee per player includes golf and lunch.

Prizes are awarded for men’s and women’s longest drive and for closest to the pin on par-3 holes. A raffle and putting contest are also scheduled. The deadline to enter is Sept. 30.

To sponsor a hole, donate a raffle item or sign up to play, call Terry Shoemaker at 360-653-5383.

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