COMMUNITY CALENDAR ADVENTURES and SENIOR CENTERS
November 11, 2008 · Updated 10:45 AM
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Old Time Fiddlers
The Old Time Fiddlers meets Friday evenings Nov. 14 and 28 and Dec. 12 at the old Arlington High School, 135 South French Street, Arlington. No jam on Dec. 26. Celtic jam is at 5 p.m., workshop at 6 p.m., and circle jam begins at 7 p.m. Music, jamming and snacks throughout the evening. Family entertainment; listeners and acoustic musicians of all ages (and their instruments) welcome. Contact Noel Lareau at 360-691-5907.
Faith Lutheran Church Holiday Bazaar
Faith Lutheran Church of North Lakewood is having their annual Holiday Bazaar selling crafts, baked goods, and sewing, woodworking and gardening projects. All proceeds from the bazaar are used to purchase food baskets for the community. Come and shop early for the holidays on Saturday Nov.15th from 9-4 p.m. 1424 172nd St NE, Marysville.
Turn your thumb green
The Arlington Garden Club will be offering their series of Turn Your Thumb Green workshops the second Saturday of the month at the Arlington Boys and Girls Club, 18513 59th Ave. NE, Arlington, WA. 98223, 10 - 11:30 a.m., free to members, $3 for non-members.
• Dec. 13 — Arlington Garden Club members will teach members and residents how to make their own holiday wreaths. This is a very popular workshop.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or www.arlingtongardenclub.org.
Holiday Craft Bazaar
Christmas bazaar will be Friday, Nov. 14, and Saturday, Nov. 15, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Stanwood Community and Senior Center 7430 276th street NW, Stanwood. Call 360-629-7403. Vendors needed.
Bazaar seeks vendors
Vendors are needed for the Center’s holiday bazaar, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, Nov. 14 and Saturday, Nov. 15 at 7430 276th Street NW, Stanwood. $15 per table 629-7403 www.stanwoodseniorcenter.org.
Two personal trainers have announced a Wellness Fair on at their studio called Body Mind & Fitness, at 4205 177th Pl. NE in Arlington 7 - 9 p.m. Nov. 13 and 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 15.
Along with their own expertise, other community health professionals will also be offering free information. There will be a massage practitioner, a chiropractor, a CPR specialist, an herbalist, an organic cook, a biofeedback specialist, vascular specialist and more.
Door prizes of personal training packages will be distributed.
For information call Leanne at 425-879-5201 or Angie at 425-343-3663.
Betsy Huse will be teaching a “Get started doing embroidery” class on Nov. 12 or Nov. 22 at The Quiltmaker’s Shoppe in downtown Arlington. For a donation of $10, or a large bag of groceries, The Shoppe will provide a project to work on and all proceeds will go to the Arlington Food Bank. Sign up today.
First Aid Class
This course will cover pediatric and adult first aid, initial assessment, barriers to contamination, bleeding, shock, injury assessment. Certified Instructor Sheila Davis, Be Safe Education and Training. Renew your existing certification or become First Aid Certified. OSHA, WISHA, L&I and DSHS approved. For adults and youth ages 12 and older. Community Room at the Boys and Girls Club, 18513 59th Avenue NE, Arlington; Monday, Dec. 1, 6 - 9 p.m., $25.
This course teaches the chain of survival, activation of 911, emergency response, airway obstruction and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). AED discussion. Renew your existing certification or become CPR Certified. OSHA, WISHA, L&I and DSHS approved. For adults and youth ages 12 and older. Instructor Sheila Davis, Be Safe Education and Training, Community Room at the Boys and Girls Club, 18513 59th Avenue NE, Arlington, Tuesday Dec. 2, $25.
Friday evening, Dec. 5, will be a “Grand Gala” with wine, cheese, hors d’oeuvres and wonderful Christmas music for entertainment in a beautiful festive environment. $35. This is the event were the Festival of Tree trees will be auctioned off. Saturday, Dec. 6, bring the family and view all the beautiful decorated trees. Carriage rides, face painting, live holiday entertainment and Christmas shopping at the Kris Kringle and Candy Land Stores. Norwegian delicacies including baked goods, pickled herring and lefse.
ARC runs for Toys for Tots
Arlington Runners Club’s final run of the year is the Marines Toys for Tots Run on Dec. 13.
Volleyball for all
The city of Arlington has announced a co-ed recreational volleyball on Friday nights, from 7 - 9 p.m. through Dec. 12 at Post Middle School, 1220 E. 5th St., Arlington for ages 16 and older. For information call 360-403-3448.
Snohomish County Museum and Historical Association, 1913 Hewett Ave., Everett. Regular museum hours, 1 - 4 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday. Call 425-259-2022.
The Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Museum, 20722 67th Ave. NE. 360-435-7289.
Everett — Imagine Children’s Museum, 1502 Wall Street, 425-258-1006. Open Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday noon to 4 p.m.
Marysville — The Norwesco Pioneers Telephone Museum, 1709 Grove St., Marysville is open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays or by appointment. Call 360-653-0717.
Arlington — 135 N. Washington, 435-3033. Storytimes:
• Babies Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m.
• Toddler Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.
• Preschool Thursdays 10:30 a.m.
• Family Thursday 7 p.m.
Darrington — 1005 Cascade St., 436-1600
Everett — 2702 Hoyt Ave., 425-257-8010
Marysville — 6120 Grove St., 360-658-5000
Snohomish — 311 Maple Ave., 568-2898
The Grandview Community Center is located at 11506 Smokes Rd., in Arlington.
The Ken Baxter Senior/Community Center, 514 Delta Ave., Marysville, 360-363-8450.
The Stillaguamish Senior Center, 18308 Smokey Point Blvd., Arlington 360-653-4551.
The Snohomish Senior Center is temporarily located in the lower level small hall of St. Michael’s Church, 1514 Pine Ave., Snohomish, 360-568-0934.
Stanwood Community Center
Festival of Trees Auction
The Stanwood Comm. & Sr. Center has partnered with Tazer Valley Farm and community organizations to present the 1st Festival of Trees Gala Evening at 6:00 p.m. Friday, December 5 at Tazer Valley Farm, 7314 300th St NW, Stanwood. Enjoy wine and hors d’oeuvres as you participate in this evening’s live auction. Tickets available at the Center for $35 and must be purchased by November 21. 629-7403
Held at the Stanwood Community and Senior Center, Friday Nov. 14 and Saturday Nov. 15 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 7430 276th Street NW, Stanwood