Events: Boeing exec to speak about aerospace market in Africa

  • Friday, May 16, 2014 3:26pm

Boeing executive to speak about aerospace market in Africa

Richard Gunderson, senior director at Boeing Capital Corp., will speak on Boeing’s outlook on the aerospace market in Africa at 8 to 9:30 a.m. on May 21 at Everett Community College’s Whitehorse Hall, room 105. Gunderson’s work has been principally with airlines located in the United States, Canada, Brazil and Africa. The event is free. RSVP at

EvCC hosts information sessions on precision machining program

Learn about Everett Community College’s precision machining program and find out why 90 percent of the program’s graduates are employed within 30 days at information sessions at 3 p.m. on May 20 and June 17 at EvCC, 2000 Tower Street, Index Hall, Room 109. For a free parking pass, email Daniela Le Meur at or call 425-388-9570.

Economic Alliance Snohomish County plans annual meeting at Tulalip casino

The Economic Alliance Snohomish County Annual Meeting is 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on May 22 at the Tulalip Resort Casino. Registration begins at 11 a.m. The event is presented by Frontier Communications. Awards being presented include the Herald Business Journal’s Executive of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year awards. Go to to register.

Frontier Communications plans a career fair in Everett

Frontier Communications is hosting a career fair on May 20 and 21 at the company’s Everett Contact Center located at 1800 41st St., Everett. Skills assessments and interviews may be conducted during this event. Candidates must apply online prior to attending the job fair. For more information and to apply, visit and select Search Jobs, posting No. 311193.

Arlington financial firm to host session on investing

McIlrath &Eck, an Arlington financial planning firm, will sponsor a special presentation to help average investors understand powerful forces shaping the stock market. “Redefining Investment Advice” is 7 to 9 p.m. on May 22 at the Medallion Hotel in Arlington. It is free and open to the public. Seating is Limited. To RSVP, contact Joni at 360-657-8600.

Warm Beach nursery hosts its annual afternoon tea

Keeping it Green Nursery in Warm Beach will host its annual Afternoon Tea in the Garden from noon to 4 p.m. May 25. The garden is located at 19400 99th Ave. NW, Warm Beach. The specialty nursery features species that do well in the Western Washington climate. For more information, contact Arlen Hill 360-652-1779.

Re-opening of Frost Doughnuts in Mill Creek scheduled

The grand re-opening for Mill Creek’s Frost Doughnuts is 5 to 9 p.m. May 30 in Suite 106 at Mill Creek Town Center. This event is open to the public. The new Frost Doughnuts is a dessert lounge complete with cupcakes, soft serve frozen custard and a full service coffee bar as well as doughnuts.

Harvesting, marketing forestry tour planned on Orcas Island

Northwest Certified Forestry will co-host a harvesting and marketing forestry tour with Rain Shadow Consulting on Orcas Island. The tour is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on June 14. It will leave from Buck Park. Participants are encouraged to carpool. Space is limited so RSVPs are required. Go to for more details.

Boeing Machinists Union plans fundraiser in Everett for Guide Dogs of America

The Bill Baker Memorial Steel &Wheel SuperShow, an annual hot rod and motorcycle show fundraiser for Guide Dogs of America, is 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Aug. 16 at Machinists Union District Lodge 751‘s Everett Union Hall, 8729 Airport Road in Everett. Registration forms are available at all District 751 union halls in Puget Sound.

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