Mukilteo Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

Schedule of community events for week of Jan. 28 | Around Town

 

January 27, 2015



Jan. 28

Networking Group

10:30-11:30 a.m. Want to meet new business owners in Mukilteo? Join the Chamber of Commerce’s weekly Wednesday morning networking group at the Chamber Office. Be prepared to give a 30 second introduction to your business. Bring at least 30 business cards. Attendance is free. Chamber Office, Chamber Office, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Handbell Ringers

5:45-7 p.m. Ever wanted to try handbell ringing? The Mukilteo Presbyterian Church is in need of bell ringers high school age or older. No experience needed and church membership is not required. Join first time through experienced ringers on Wednesdays. Mukilteo Presbyterian Church, 4514 84th St. S.W., Mukilteo. More info: bassoonbarb@yahoo.com or 425-350-5589.

Celebrate Recovery

6 p.m. Celebrate Recovery is a 12-step Bible-based meeting for those with any manor of hurts, habits and hangups. The group meets every Wednesday for a free dinner. Worship, groups and kids church run from 6:45-8:30 p.m. All are welcome. Mukilteo Foursquare Church, 4424 Chennault Beach Rd., Mukilteo. More info: 425 347-1211.

Jan. 29

Knit-A-Muk

6:30-8:30 p.m. Knit-A-Muk is a friendly group of knitters/crocheters of every level that meet to share, swap and learn on Thursdays. Knit and/or crochet, learn new skills, get and give ideas and support your knitting adventures. All are welcome. Pointe of Grace, 5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More Iinfo: 425-778-2159 or knit.a.muk@gmail.com.

Time Warp Pops Concert

7 p.m. Kamiak High School presents the fourth annual Time Warp Pops Concert. Join the A Cappella groups for an entertaining evening of desserts and hits from the ‘50s to the present performed by barbershop students. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Tickets are $12 or $10 for students and senior citizens. Proceeds from this event benefit the Kamiak Choir Program. Kamiak High School, 10801 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Jan. 30

Big Band Dance

6-9 p.m. Eat, drink and dance the night away with the Kamiak High School Jazz Band. Enjoy professional swing dance lessons at 6 p.m., followed by music and dancing from 7-9 p.m. Proceeds go to the jazz band’s New Baritone Saxophone Fund. Tickets are $10 each. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. More info: 425-263-8180 or KamiakBigBand2015@gmail.com.

Jan. 31

Ready, Set, Start: Your Own Business

10:30 a.m. to noon. Interested in starting your own business? This interactive class will help you articulate your vision and connect you with both library and community resources to turn your passion into a profitable enterprise. Seating is limited, preregister online at http://www.sno-isle.org or by phone at 425-493-8202. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Feb. 1

Recycle cellphones

Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County is recycling cellphones. Cell phones even without service can call 911 when charged. Cellphones may be given to victims of domestic violence to keep them safe. Now also accepting iPads and iPhones! Drop off at New and Again Thrift Shoppe, 3116 Rucker Ave., Everett. More info: http://www.dvs-snoco.org or 425-259-2827 ext. 1013.

Feb. 2

Volunteers over 55 wanted

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), sponsored by Catholic Community Services, seeks people age 55 and over for a variety of volunteer opportunities. Volunteers are needed to help in schools, food banks, homeless shelters, the court system, etc. More info: johnm@ccsww.org or 425-374-6323 or toll free at 1-888-240-8572.

Feb. 3

Volunteer Drivers

American Cancer Society seeks volunteers in the south end of Snohomish County for the Swedish Edmonds Resource Center and Road Drivers program. Drive patients to treatment or the resource center. Need a driver? Call 425-404-2199 or go to cancer.org for more information.

Feb. 4

Networking Group

10:30-11:30 a.m. Want to meet new business owners in Mukilteo? Join the Chamber of Commerce’s weekly Wednesday morning networking group at the Chamber Office. Be prepared to give a 30 second introduction to your business. Bring at least 30 business cards. Attendance is free. Chamber Office, Chamber Office, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Handbell Ringers

5:45-7 p.m. Ever wanted to try handbell ringing? The Mukilteo Presbyterian Church is in need of bell ringers high school age or older. No experience needed and church membership is not required. Join first time through experienced ringers on Wednesdays. Mukilteo Presbyterian Church, 4514 84th St. S.W., Mukilteo. More info: bassoonbarb@yahoo.com or 425-350-5589.

Celebrate Recovery

6 p.m. Celebrate Recovery is a 12-step Bible-based meeting for those with any manor of hurts, habits and hangups. The group meets every Wednesday for a free dinner. Worship, groups and kids church run from 6:45-8:30 p.m. All are welcome. Mukilteo Foursquare Church, 4424 Chennault Beach Rd., Mukilteo. More info: 425 347-1211.

Clothes For Kids Open House

6:30-7:30 p.m. The community is invited to an Open House at Clothes For Kids. There will be refreshments, tours and the chance to learn more about how Clothes For Kids provides free school clothing to thousands of low-income students every school year. RSVP to office@clothesforkids.org or call 425-741-6500. Clothes For Kids, 16725 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood.

Feb. 5

Knit-A-Muk

6:30-8:30 p.m. Knit-A-Muk is a friendly group of knitters/crocheters of every level that meet to share, swap and learn on Thursdays. Knit and/or crochet, learn new skills, get and give ideas and support your knitting adventures. All are welcome. Pointe of Grace, 5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More Iinfo: 425-778-2159 or knit.a.muk@gmail.com.

Feb. 7

Native Tree Open House

11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Local non-profit Sound Salmon Solutions is hosting free community workshops about backyard wildlife, native plants and how to select the right tree for your property. There will be experts on site to answer your questions. Receive two free native trees and a Native Trees for Small Yards guide. Refreshments will be served. RSVP by calling 425-252-6686 or http://soundsalmonsolutions.org/events. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Community Service

10:30-11:30 a.m. Middle school students (grades 6-8) can earn Community Service credit by helping out at the library. Help prepare crafts for library programs, pick up and clean up, sort books and more. No need to sign up. Volunteer on the first Saturday of each month, September through May. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Dinner & Auction

5:30 p.m. The Japanese Gulch Group hosts the Grow the Gulch – A New Beginning Dinner & Auction. Early bird special: Tickets are $65 each or $480 for a table of eight before Jan. 16. After Jan. 16, tickets are $75 each or $560 for a table. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. More info: http://www.japanesegulch.org.

Feb. 10

Project Linus

12:30-2:30 p.m. Volunteers of all ages are needed to help make quilts and blankets to be donated to Snohomish County kids who have experienced traumatic life events. Project Linus meets on the second Tuesday each month. Materials and equipment will be provided. No experience is required, but sewers are encouraged to bring their own sewing machine. Carl Gipson Senior Center, corner of Lombard and Pacific, Everett. More info: 425-252-4524.

Feb. 11

Networking Group

10:30-11:30 a.m. Want to meet new business owners in Mukilteo? Join the Chamber of Commerce’s weekly Wednesday morning networking group at the Chamber Office. Be prepared to give a 30 second introduction to your business. Bring at least 30 business cards. Attendance is free. Chamber Office, Chamber Office, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Handbell Ringers

5:45-7 p.m. Ever wanted to try handbell ringing? The Mukilteo Presbyterian Church is in need of bell ringers high school age or older. No experience needed and church membership is not required. Join first time through experienced ringers on Wednesdays. Mukilteo Presbyterian Church, 4514 84th St. S.W., Mukilteo. More info: bassoonbarb@yahoo.com or 425-350-5589.

Celebrate Recovery

6 p.m. Celebrate Recovery is a 12-step Bible-based meeting for those with any manor of hurts, habits and hangups. The group meets every Wednesday for a free dinner. Worship, groups and kids church run from 6:45-8:30 p.m. All are welcome. Mukilteo Foursquare Church, 4424 Chennault Beach Rd., Mukilteo. More info: 425 347-1211.

Feb. 12

After Hours

5-7 p.m. Bring 30 business cards and join the Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce for business networking and a social hour. Harbour Pointe Retirement, 10200 Harbour Pl., Mukilteo. More info: http://www.mukilteo.org.

Knit-A-Muk

6:30-8:30 p.m. Knit-A-Muk is a friendly group of knitters/crocheters of every level that meet to share, swap and learn on Thursdays. Knit and/or crochet, learn new skills, get and give ideas and support your knitting adventures. All are welcome. Pointe of Grace, 5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More Iinfo: 425-778-2159 or knit.a.muk@gmail.com.

Parents Forum

7-8:30 p.m. The Christian group True North Families will host its Parents Forum to help parents help their troubled teens. If your teen is suffering from depression, Dr. Vic Alinen can help guide you through this painful and confusing time. Alinen is a teacher, coach, counselor and former pastor. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. More info: 425-347-1211.

Mukilteo Historical Society

7:15-8:45 p.m. Artist Jon Evavold, who created Mukilteo’s totem pole will talk about its design. The carvings in the pole illustrate Old Town, including the lighthouse, ferry and historical houses. Open to the public. Meetings scheduled the second Thursday of the month. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo.

Feb. 14

Sno-King Sweetheart Dance

7-10 p.m. Enjoy a variety of dances from many lands, to the tune of live music of Allspice Band. Request dancing, live music and a potluck. No teaching. Regular dances every Wednesday and Saturday start at 7 p.m. All dances are at Sno-King International Folk Dance Club, Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 425-385-2088 or Sno-King.org.

Feb. 19

Chamber Breakfast

7:30-9 a.m. This month’s Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce breakfast speaker is Mayor Jennifer Gregerson. She will speak on the “State of the City.” Bring your business cards and a door prize to help promote your business. Cost is $15 for members and $25 for non-members. Staybridge Suites, 9600 Harbour Pl., Mukilteo.

Knit-A-Muk

6:30-8:30 p.m. Knit-A-Muk is a friendly group of knitters/crocheters of every level that meet to share, swap and learn on Thursdays. Knit and/or crochet, learn new skills, get and give ideas and support your knitting adventures. All are welcome. Pointe of Grace, 5425 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More Iinfo: 425-778-2159 or knit.a.muk@gmail.com.

Feb. 21

Children’s Concert

2:15-4 p.m. Cascade Symphony presents “Babar, the Little Elephant” and the KING FM Instrument Petting Zoo. Petting zoo opens at 2:15 p.m. Concert is from 3-4 p.m. Cost is $2-10. Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave. N., Edmonds. More info: 425-275-9595 or www. cascadesymphony.org.

Make-A-Blanket Day

Noon-5 p.m. Help make quilts and blankets to be donated to kids who have experienced traumatic life events in Snohomish County. Materials and equipment provided. No experience is necessary, but sewers are encouraged to bring their own sewing machine. Help sew, iron, inspect, pin, fringe and tie. Donations also welcome. Zion Lutheran Parish Hall, 330 Union Ave., Snohomish. More info: 425-252-4524.

Feb. 24

Save the Date

4-8:30 p.m. The 18th annual Snohomish County Transition Resource Fair will be Tuesday, March 24. Meet over 60 community agencies and attend a variety of free workshops that will help you increase your independence. Cascade High School, 801 E. Casino Rd., Everett. More info: 425-388-7259 or ddinfo@co.snohomish.wa.us.

Feb. 26

Lunch & Learn

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sam Lee of SuperCharge will share “Facebook for Business.” RSVP to 425-347-1456 or Julie@mukilteochamber.org. Cost is $10 for members, $15 for non-members and includes a lite lunch. Chamber Office, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Yacht Club

6:30 p.m. Mukilteo Yacht Club meets today. Boaters are invited to the monthly meeting of this boat cruising and social club. Membership benefits include reciprocal moorage privileges, boating and land cruises, boating discounts, boater education, camaraderie and more. Power and sail boaters welcome. Milltown Sailing Association Clubhouse, 410 4th St., Everett. More info: 425-218-3359 or rearcommodore@mukilteoyachtclub.com or http://www.mukilteoyachtclub.com.

Feb. 27

Spaghetti Dinner

5:30-8:30 p.m. Mariner High School hosts its Band and Orchestra Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction. Dinner costs $10 for students and $12 for adults. Pre-order tickets or pay at the door. Funds raised go toward uniforms, instruments and transportation to events. Mariner High School, 200 120th St. S.W., Everett. More info: 425-366-5796.

 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019