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Celebration for fire heroes

The Lakewood School District and the Marysville Fire District is honoring the community members who assisted in containing the July 23 fire at Lakewood Elementary School. A celebration will be Aug. 20, at 5:30 p.m. in the Lakewood High School Commons and the public is welcome.

Rediscovery/as if the earth matters

Instructor Thom Henley draws from his extensive travel experiences and 25 years of working with youth to provide an indoor/outdoor workshop 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday-Thursday, Aug. 20-21, Adopt-A-Stream Foundation’s NW Stream Center, McCollum Park, 600 128th Street SE, Everett, ( $150 (includes lunch).

Music In The Park

Thursdays in August at 6:30 p.m. at Legion Park, 114 N. Olympic Avenue, Arlington.

• Aug. 21, Peter Frothingham, country music.

• Aug. 28, North Cascades Concert Band.

Diabetes photo exhibit

The Meet The Face of Change free traveling diabetes photo exhibit will be in Seattle, at Occidental Square, Occidental Ave. S and S. Main Street, Aug. 22 – 25, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Contact Tania Clerisme at 212-485-6845 or visit This exhibit documents the epidemic and Americans living with Diabetes; more then 85,000 adults in King County have diabetes.

M-PHS 1983 reunion

M-PHS Class of 1983’s 25th Reunion will be Aug. 22 and 23 at the Tulalip Resort. Contact Brian Roberts at 253-677-3776.

Old Time Fiddlers

The Old Time Fiddlers meets on Friday evening, Aug. 22, Sept. 12 and 26, at the old Arlington High School, 135 S. French St., Arlington. At 5 p.m. Celtic jam; 6 p.m., workshop; 7 p.m., circle jam. Music, jamming and snacks throughout the evening. Free family entertainment; listeners and acoustic musicians of all ages (and their instruments) welcome. Contact Noel Lareau, 360-691-5907 or

Summer jam sessions

Youth and adults of all abilities are invited to Village Music and Art’s Friday Music jam sessions featuring live music by Jon Dalgarn and Voices of the Village. Bring your own instrument or use ours. Every Friday, 1 – 3 p.m., at 338 North McLeod, Arlington. Supported by grants from the Washington State Arts Commission, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Fred Meyer Foundation. Contact Michelle at 360-653-7752 ext. 14.

Eagles motorcyclist

Eagles motorcyclist fellowship. Enjoy the beautiful Northwest, make new friends and have prayer support. Aug. 23, Sept. 6 and Oct. 18. Meet at 9 a.m. behind Marysville First Assembly of God. Ride leaves at 9:15 a.m. Call 425-931-2230.

M-PHS 1958 reunion

Marysville High School Class of 1958 50th Reunion is Aug. 23 – 24, contact Paul and Phyllis McCoy 360-652-9039. They still require help locating classmates.

Arlington 1968 Reunion

The Arlington High School Class of 1968 will be holding its 40 year reunion at the Arlington Boys and Girls Club on Saturday, Aug. 23. Email or call Dolores at 360-412-8080.

Senior Center yard sale

Aug. 23-24, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Stillaguamish Apartments, 18308 Smokey Point Blvd. Arlington. Small appliances, furniture, antiques, clothing. Hot dogs, popcorn and cookies available. Come and support the Senior Center’s effort to raise money for a new lobby.

‘Annie Get Your Gun’

Through Aug. 24 from the Village Theatre KIDSTAGE SummerStock program at the Everett Performing Arts Center in Peter Stone’s Tony-award winning 1999 revision of the original 1946 classic, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and at 2 p.m. Sundays at the Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave., in Everett. $10 – $12 at the EPAC Box Office, call 425-257-8600 or visit


WSU Snohomish County Extension’s Farmer-to-Farmer services continues Aug. 25 with a visit to Carlton Farm, Everett. Learn what it takes to run an on-farm store, 60 acres of diverse vegetables and pasture, run a horse boarding facility and build a pumpkin cannon. Special focus is given to hoop house production.

Woodlands and Wetlands

Spend a week exploring North Creek and the surrounding woods. Peer into a salmon pool, hunt for aquatic insects, learn about native plants and uncover signs of wildlife. For students entering grades 3-5. Monday-Friday, Aug. 25-29, 9 a.m. to noon, $120 members, $125 non-members, includes snack. Registration required 425-316-8592 or email, Adopt-A-Stream Foundation’s NW Stream Center, McCollum Park, 600 128th Street SE, Everett, WA 98208;

Beneficial Insects

Learn about the beneficial insects that perform valuable services like pollination and pest control. Fourth grade to adult, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 1 – 2:30 p.m., $5 members, $7 non-members, includes lunch. Advance registration required call 425-316-8592 or email Foundation’s NW Stream Center, McCollum Park, 600 128th Street SE, Everett, WA 98208; WSTA (1.5 Teacher Clock Hours)

Roaming Artists show

Thirty-five north Snohomish County artists who paint outdoors around Stanwood and Camano Island exhibit of “plein-air” paintings will be on display from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 30 and 31 at Camano Center, the blue building, at 141 N. East Camano Drive on Camano Island. For information and directions call Kearsley at 360-629-2572.


North Sound Memory Walk

Saturday, Sept. 6, 9 a.m. to noon at Mount Vernon’s Skagit Transit Station, 105 E Kincaid Street. Join the fight against Alzheimer’s. All welcome in this 3- or 1.2-mile walk. Memory Walk will feature a live band, food, prizes and more. Visit or contact

Take a Vet to Lunch

Saturday, Sept. 13, 5 – 8 p.m., at the Assembly of God Church, 201 N. Stillaguamish Ave., Arlington. About 45 Veterans and their guest will be hosted. Looking for businesses to host tables, volunteers to assist in the lunch and local talent to entertain. Contact Bob Rawe, 360-629-5054 or

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, 10 – 11:30 a.m., free to members, $3 for non-members.

• Oct. 11 — Patrick Carey of Hadj Designs will speak on Green Roofs. Mr. Carey trains builders, landscape architects as well other building professionals on the subject of green roofs.

• Nov. 8 — Bill Blake, from the City of Arlington, will discuss why we have a Stormwater tax and what the plans are, plus a short piece on what you as a home owner can do for Storm Water run off.

Contact or

Stanwood/Lincoln reunion

Stanwood/Lincoln all school reunion will be held 1 – 4 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 14, at Twin City Elementary School on 72nd Ave. NW. All classes before and including 1968 are welcome. $5 per person at the door, call Shirley at 360-629-3170 or Joan at 360-629-2582. Please tell classmates and friends.

1968 Class Reunion

The 40th Class Reunion of the class of 1968 will be Sept. 26-27 at Silvana Hall. Contact Dick Metz at 360-435-7264.

Chicken Dinner

Old Fashion Chicken Dinner at Stillaguamish Senior Center, 18308 Smokey Point Blvd., Arlington, will return Sept. 28. No dinner Aug. 31. 360-653-4551



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 and Senior Center, 7430 276th St. NW, 360-629-7403.

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