Good Morning South County- 7:30 -9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 16: South Snohomish County Chamber of Commerce hosts its monthly networking breakfast at the Embassy Suites Hotel, Lynnwood, 20610 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost: $20 members. Info and required registration: 425-774-0507 ext 0 or www.s2c3.com.
Aging With Wisdom- 12:30-1:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16: Rick Kamenshine, Certified Senior Advisor, will discuss tips on developing a balanced, healthy formula to age successfully at the Bethesda Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 23406 56th Ave W., Mountlake Terrace. Cost: Free. Info: 425-672-2407.
1985 Meadowdale Class Reunion- Friday, Sept. 16 at Hilton Hotel, Seattle: Info- 425-644-1044 or www.ReunionsWithClass.com.
Mornings for Moms- 9:15 -11 a.m. starts Friday, Sept. 16: A monthly meeting for all moms includes guest speakers, food and childcare at Mill Creek Community Church, 16415 North Road, Mill Creek. Registration: $30. Info: 425 745-2094.
South Snohomish County Mothers &More Open House- 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30: Mothers &more a nationwide network of local chapters for mothers who have chosen to put their careers on hold to raise a family is hosting their annul open house at Merrill Gardens Retirement Home, 14905 Bothell-Everett Hwy, Mill Creek. Info:425-318-1339 or email@example.com
Silver Firs Homeowner’s Association Neighborhood Garage Sale- Saturday, Sept. 17: Search for bargains at this neighborhood garage sale of about 1500 homes located along Puget Park Drive and 148th Drive SE, south Everett near Mill Creek. Info: www.silverfirs2.org..
Huge Garage Sale- 9 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept 17 –: the Soroptimist International of Sno-King is holding a garage sale to support community base projects benefiting women and children at the Silver Horde Fishing Supplies, 20910 63rd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Info: 425-778-2640.
Pavilion Saturday Market- 9 -2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17: Booths full of crafts and one-of-a-kind items and loads of fun at the Mountlake Terrace Recreation Pavilion, 5303 228th St. SW, Mountlake Terrace. Info: 425-776-9173.
Huge Garage Sale- 9 -4 p.m. Saturday, Sept 17 –: the Soroptimist International of Sno-King is holding garage sale to support community base projects benefiting women and children at the Silver Horde Fishing Supplies, 20910 63rd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Info: 425-778-2640.
France – 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17: Journey from the vineyards and chateaux of the Loire Valley and Burgundy to the battlefields and coastlines of Normandy and Brittany to Paris at Rick Steves’ Europe Through the Back Door, 130 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds. Cost: Free. Info and required reservations: 425-771-8303, ext 298 or www.ricksteves.com.
Learning to Pack like a Savvy Traveler- 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17: Skillful packing is an art easily learned also learn the newest security, safety requirements and medical information at the Savvy Traveler, Inc, 112 5th Ave. S, Edmonds. Cost: Free. Info and required registration: 425-744-6076 or 1-877-225-1994.
Fall Beach Cleanup- 10 -11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept.17: Help cleanup the beach at Olympic Beach Visitor Station, foot of Dayton St., Edmonds. Info: 425-771-0227 or www.ci.edmonds.wa.us.
Celebrate the Children- 5 – 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17: Clothes for Kids auction at the Lynnwood Convention Center. Info: 425-670-7285 ext.4 or www.clothesforkids.org.
The Salvage Sisters Sale- 9 -4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17- Discover distinctive garden, home and gift objects transformed from recycled and rescued remnants at 2125 196th St. SW, #113, Lynnwood. Info: 425-774-5296 or www.thesalvagesisters.com.
Public Singles Dance- 7:30 -11:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17: Hosted by Parents without Partners dance to the music of Linda Brinkley at the Elegant Everett Elks Club, Corner of Rucker &California, downtown Everett. Cost: $12. Info: 425-388-454.
Introduction to Northwest Wines- 9:45 -12:45 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 24 – Nov. 5: Come taste the wines of our region at Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Must be 21 years or older. Cost: $178.70. Info and required registration: 425-640-1459.
Seattle Pen Club- 11 a.m. Third Saturday: Collectors of fountain pens and interested parties meets month at Third Place Friends Meeting Room.
Wives Taking Care: A Support Circle- 2 -3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept 17: Anne Biederman, MSW, hosts a conversation for women who are caring for their spouses/partners with chronic health problems at the Espresso Buono, 5106 196th St. SW (next to Wight’s), Lynnwood. Cost: Free. Info: 206-268-6741.
Music Fest Fundraiser- 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17: The Total Experience Gospel Choir as a gift to community of the church is giving a concert that will help raise funds for a new roof at the First Baptist Church, 22800 56th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace. Donation: $10/ $25 per family.
Teen Back to School Luau- 8 p.m. –Midnight Saturday, Sept.17: Get into the Hawaiian style and enjoy food and games at the Center, 2800 NE 200th St., Shoreline. Info: 206-418-3383.
Baile Glas Irish Dancers- 4 -5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17: Dedicated to the step dancing tradition of Ireland these dancers will perform reels, jigs, hornpipes and group figure dances at Third Place Books, Lake Forest Parke Towne Centre, 17171 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park. Info: 206-366-3333.
Just for Fun Magic Show- 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24: magician Jeff Evans will take you on a magical adventure at the Richmond Beach Library, 19601 21ST Ave NW
Shoreline. Ages 5 and up. Info: 206-546-3522.
Heather Banker- 4 –5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24: Heather’s folk music features 20’s and 30’s blues at Third Place Books, Lake Forest Parke Towne Centre, 17171 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park. Info: 206-366-3333.
2 Scoops of Fun- 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24: Seattle Shores Chorus of Sweet Adelines International hosts a raffle, silent auction, show, ice cream and guest performers at the Shoreline community Center, 18560 First Ave. NE, Shoreline. Donation: $15. Ticket info: 206-363-8987.
Travel Agent 101- 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24: Get the most from your travel agent and learn about the new European air travel passes, car leasing options, consolidator tickets, bargain fares and more at Rick Steves’ Europe Through the Back Door, 130 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds. Cost: Free. Info and required reservations: 425-771-8303, ext 298 or www.ricksteves.com.
Spain &Portugal- 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24: Discover Spain and Portugal’s glorious past and present day charms by visiting Barcelona, Madrid, Sevilla, the Algarve coast and Lisbon at the Savvy Traveler, Inc, 112 5th Ave. S, Edmonds. Cost: Free. Info and required registration: 425-744-6076 or 1-877-225-1994.
Watershed Fun Fair- 11 -4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24: Environmental community fair at Yost Park, 9535 Bowdoin Way, Edmonds. Info: 425-771-0227 or www.ci.edmonds.wa.us.
10 Year Anniversary Gala- 5:30 -9 p.m. Saturday, October 1: The Mountlake Terrace Senior Group will host a Silent and live Auction as well as dinner buffet at St. Pius X Gymnasium, 22105 58th Ave W., Mountlake Terrace. Info and required reservations: 425-672-2407.
Whirlybirds Square Dance Club- 7:30 p.m. third Saturday of the month: Come Square dance at the Hayloft, 15320 35th Ave., Lynnwood. Info: 425-252-1204.
Adam Borkoski and Ezra Kille- 10:30 –Noon Sunday, Sept.18: Traditional and original old-time tunes feature guitar, banjo and mandolin at Third Place Books, Lake Forest Parke Towne Centre, 17171 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park. Info: 206-366-3333.
1951 Lincoln Lynx 54th Class Reunion- Sunday, September 18: this will be held at Ivar’s under the Freeway Bridge in Seattle. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org or 206-546-1882.
9th Annual Seattle Buddy walk- 1 -4 p.m. Sunday, October 9: Celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month with a short walk, clowns, children’s activities, music, a raffle and a picnic at the Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion Rooftop. Cost: $5 for box lunch (must reserve in advance). Info: 425-418-6459 or email@example.com.
Freewheelers’ Square Dance Club — 7-10 p.m. First and Third Sundays: Mainstream dances for singles and couples at the Richmond Masonic Hall, N. 185th &Linden Ave. N. Info: Ken, 425-673-0858.
SCSC Sunday Dance- 1 -3:30 p.m. Sundays: Music by the Sound Waves at the South County Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave, Edmonds. Cost: $2. Info: 425-774-5555.
Deep Relaxation and Guided Imagery Class- 10 -11 a.m. Mondays Sept. 19 –Oct. 24: Learn enjoyable ways to reduce tension and renew your vitality and self-confidence at North Creek Church, 621 164th SE, Mill Creek. Cost: Free. Info and registration: 425-357-6002.
Pathways To Work- 9 -2:30 p.m. Monday- Thursday, Sept. 26 –Oct. 11: Designed specifically for women who find it necessary to earn a living after 10 years out of the workforce at the YWCA Everett Regional Center, 3301 Broadway, Everett. Info and registration: 425-258-2766 ext.2766.
Brier Knit-Wits- 6 -8 p.m. Mondays: Join our knit and chat group, share knowledge and support at the Brier library, 23303 Brier Rd., Brier. Beginners bring a skein of double-knit yarn and #8 and #9 needles. Info: 425-483-0888.
Monday Movie Group- 1 –3 p.m. first and third Monday each month: Meets at the Mountlake Terrace Senior Center, 5605 235 St. SW, Mountlake Terrace. Cost: Donations welcome, popcorn free. Info: 425-672-2407.
Edmonds Lions Club Fall Dinner Meeting: 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26: Guest Speaker, Maralyn chase of the 32nd Legislative District will talk about what to expect at he next Legislature session and also about transportation and the Hood Canal at Stevens Hospital cafeteria, 21601 76th Ave W. Edmonds. Info: 425-778-9678
Tuesday Afternoon Movie Group- 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20: “The Terminal” starring Tom Hanks and Catherine Zeta-Jones at Mountlake Terrace Seniors, 5605 235th St. SW, Mountlake Terrace. Donations welcome, popcorn free. Info: 425-672-2407.
Pacific Sound Chorus Vocal Lessons- 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 13, 20 and 27: Enhance and develop personal vocal skills and have fun participating in an upcoming performance with staging and choreography at the Stroum Jewish community Center, 3801 E. Mercer way, Mercer Island. Info and registration: 425-820-9825 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Stand Up For Your Community Breakfast- 7:30 a.m. every Wednesday: Join the Exchange Club of Edmonds and work to make your community better at the Pancake Haus, 530 5th Ave S., Edmonds. Info: 425-776-0089.
ACE Meeting- 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept 21: Alliance of Citizens for Edmonds is concerned with identifying and bringing to the attention of elected officials issues of community concern. It meets at harbor Square Office Complex, Cascade Room, 120 W. Dayton St., Edmonds. Info: www.allianceforedmonds.org.
Exchange Club of Edmonds Open House- 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28: Come to a special informational meeting and find out how to better your community at the Pancake Haus, 530 5th Ave S., Edmonds. Info: 425-776-0089.
MS Helping Hands- Noon-3 p.m. every Wednesday: Come to these weekly social gatherings at the Edmonds United Methodist Church, Aldersgate room, 828 Caspers St., Edmonds. Info: 425-712-1804.
Mill Creek Community Association Board Meeting- 6 p.m. Third Wednesday, *day&month* : Meeting open to all association members and held at MCCA offices, 15714 Country Club Dr, Mill Creek. Info: 425-316-3344.
Crafty Tales- 6 –8 p.m. Wednesdays: Imaginative crafts while listening to stories at the Brier library, 23303 Brier Rd., Brier. Info: 425-483-0888.
Evergreen Health Enhancement Program Orientation- 10 -11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22: Come to this orientation and learn about meeting your health goals at the WSU Extensions Evergreen Room, 600 128th St. SE, Everett. Info and required registration: 425-357-6002.
2005 Native American Celebration- 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22. Come learn about the culture and heritage of our Native American neighbors with a Salmon Ceremony, storytelling, Native American flute, dancing, and vendors at the Snohomish County Plaza, on Wall St., between Oakes and Rockefeller Avenues, Everett. Cost: Free. Info: 425-388-3810.
Chi Kung- 11 -noon Thursdays: A slow and gentle exercise that reduces stress, increases energy, builds stamina and improves posture at the Northshore Senior Center, 10201 East Riverside Dr., Bothell. Cost: $6 members/ $11 nonmembers.
NARFE Sno-King Chapter 1966- 11:30 a.m. Every third Thursday (except July &August): Meeting at Snohomish PUD Auditorium, 21018 Hwy. 99, Lynnwood. Info: 425-712-0406.
Friends of the Edmonds Library Meeting- 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22: Guest speaker, Mary Kay Sneeringer of the Edmonds Bookshop will talk what books are available for all interests and ages as well as what’s coming out in time for Christmas at the Edmonds Library, Plaza Room, 650 Main St, Edmonds. Info: 425- 771-1933.
Mukilteo Yacht Club Meeting- 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22: Nomination of club officers for 2006 at The Old Mukilteo Garage, 807 2nd Ave., Mukilteo. Info: www.mukilteoyachtclub.com.
Strike Up the Band- 7 p.m. every Thursday: Professionals, beginners, everyone bring a musical instrument and join the band at the Edmonds Library, 650 Main St., Edmonds. Info: 425-771-1933.
Lynnwood Historical Commission- 7 p.m. every third Thursday: Meeting open to the public and held in the Lynnwood City Council Chambers.
How My Grandmother Found a Story in a Plate- 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29: Storyteller, Patricia Bullit weaves a childhood memory into a colorful and magical performance at the Edmonds Library, 650 Main St., Edmonds. Info: 425-771-1933.
Unlimited Potential Classes- WorkSource of Everett in conjunction with Microsoft is offering free self-pace technology classes in various languages classes at WorkSource, 3201 Smith Ave, Suite 114, Everett. Info: and applications: 425-258-6350 or www.worksourceonline.com.
Volunteer Drivers Wanted- Help your neighbor maintain an independent lifestyle. Drivers sought for transporting our clients to and from doctor’s appointments and so on. Drive everyday or schedule to fit your free time. Mileage reimbursement provided. You must be over 21, have insurance, valid driver’s license and a safe vehicle. Info: 425-257-2111 ext. 3374 or JohnM@ccsww.org.
WSU Master Gardener Training- 8:30 – 4 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 5- March 11: The WSU Extension Master Gardener Program is accepting applications for its Horticulture Basics series. Cost: $300. Space Limited. Info and applications: Snohomish County Extension office, 600 128th St. SE, Everett, or http://snohomish.wsu.edu/hot_stuff.htm.
Teen Parent Advocacy Program Volunteers- 2:30 – 4 p.m. every Friday: Deaconess Children’s Services needs volunteers to help with youngsters while teens meet in Everett. Info and application: 425-259-0146 ext. 121. or email@example.com.