101 Days of Summer

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  • Monday, March 3, 2008 11:32am

Here’s a week’s worth of things to do in and around the community:

Week 1

Day 1– May 27:

Description: Low-tide beach walks

Location: Richmond Beach Saltwater Park, 2021 NW 190th St., Shoreline.

Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost: Free

Other: Join beach naturalists for informative beach walks; dress for the weather, waterproof footwear is recommended.

Day 2 – May 28:

Description: Lake Forest Park Farmer’s Market

Location: Lake Forest Park Towne Centre, 17171 Bothell Way NE., Lake Forest Park

Time: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost: Free, unless you purchase farm-fresh asparagus, garlic, honey, onions, plants or flowers.

Day 3 – May 29:

Description: Yost Pool opens for the summer

Location: 9535 Bowdoin Way, Edmonds

Time: Varies with day and activity

Cost: Daily-use fees are $3 for youth ages 4-17, the disabled and seniors 55 and older; $3.50 for adults and $9.50 per family. Discount punch card also available

Other: Half-price swims Tuesday and Thursday evenings and Sunday afternoon during open-swim times

Day 4 – May 30:

Description: Walk/bike or in-line skate on Mill Creek’s North Creek Trail

Location: Between McCollum Park on 128th Street and Mill Creek Town Center

Time: Daylight hours

Cost: Free

Other: Approximately five miles round trip, the paved trail winds its way along the woods, with viewpoints and displays about adjoining wetlands. Also features a sitting bench and picnic table.

Day 5 – May 31:

Description: Woodcarving

Location: South County Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave., Edmonds.

Time: 9 -11 a.m.

Cost: $5

Other: Newcomers welcome. Info: 425-774-5555.

Day 6 – June 1:

Description: Cooking Classes by Central Market and Cascadia Community College

Location: Central Market – Mill Creek Town Center, 15605 Main St., Mill Creek.

Time: Noon-2 p.m.

Cost: See registration.

Other: Register: 425-352-8862 or www.cascadia.ctc.edu.

Day 7 – June 2:

Description: Edmonds Parks &Recreation’s Annual Spring Gymnastics Show

Location: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St.

Time: School-age children perform 6-8 p.m. Friday and preschoolers perform 10 a.m. and noon Saturday (June 3)

Cost: Free

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