North County Update

Arlington: Swap meet and market continue

The Smokey Point swap meet and farmers market continues at 16520 Smokey Point Blvd. through October.

Hours are 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and holiday Mondays. Admission is $1.

More info: 425-760-9996;

Lake Stevens: Help I.D. old photographs

The Lake Stevens Historical Society needs help identifying old photographs of the community.

The group will try to identify people and places in the photographs during its annual meeting, June 15, at the Lake Stevens School District’s administration building, 12309 22nd St. NE. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

More info: Nancy Mitchell, 425-334-1830

Marysville: Festival talent set to perform

Thirty acts selected to compete in the Marysville Strawberry Festival Talent Show are set to perform Thursday.

The Talent Show is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Marysville Pilchuck High School auditorium. Doors are set to open at 5:30 p.m. at the school located at 5611 108th St. NE.

Admission to the show is $5 at the door. Children younger than 7 are admitted free. Door prizes will be given away during the evening.

The winning act will be invited to participate in the Strawberry Festival Twilight Parade on June 18.

More info: 360-653-6584

Relay for Life set to begin Saturday

Relay For Life of Marysville and Tulalip is scheduled to begin Saturday at Marysville Pilchuck High School.

The event raises money for the American Cancer Society and is scheduled to last through Sunday morning as teams take turns walking or running around a track. The high school is at 5611 108th St. NE.

More than 585 people and 66 teams are set to be part of the event in Marysville.

More info: Kimberly Dinsdale, 425-322-1127 or

Stanwood: Learn to sew; enter work in fair

The Stanwood Camano Community Resource Center offers a new class for middle school and high school students that covers all levels of sewing.

Participants can then enter their projects in the fair.

Classes are 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Tuesday at Davis Place, next door to the resource center, 9620 271st NW.

This year’s first-place prize in Youth Sewing at the Stanwood Camano Community Fair is a Janome Sewing Machine.

More info: 360-629-5257

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