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Everett historian David Dilgard offers a program about the 1916 Everett Massacre at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Anchor Pub, 1001 Hewitt Ave. in Everett.

The evening begins with a bagpipe ceremony at 6 p.m.

For more information about Historic Everett, go to www. historiceverett.org.

Teens’ driving focus of event: A national teen driving initiative sponsored by an insurance foundation makes its way to Edmonds-Woodway High School, 7600 212th St. SW, from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday for an afternoon of safety education.

Representatives of the national initiative Keep the Drive, an educational push sponsored by the Allstate Foundation, will discuss with students the leading causes of auto accidents and how to start smart-driving conversations.

Tell how to help a neighborhood develop: Snohomish city officials will launch a series of open houses tonight to discuss the development of a neighborhood east of downtown.

The city wants to hear input from residents about the shape they want the neighborhood to take. The area is generally bounded by the Pilchuck River on the east, Glen Avenue on the west, Rainier Street on the south and Sixth Street on the north.

The meeting is set to run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Senior Center, 506 Fourth St. It was rescheduled from an October date at a different location.

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