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January 13, 2016



Jan. 13

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, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Survive & Thrive with Kidney Disease

6-7:30 p.m. Find out how to slow kidney disease down, learn about treatment options and get nutrition and exercise tips that promote kidney health. You’ll be treated to healthy (and tasty!) cooking demonstrations. Verdant Health Commission, 4710 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. More info: 425-744-1095 ext. 444 or http://www.pskc.net/classes.

Folk Dance Club

7-9 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Wednesday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by all requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Jan. 14

After Hours

5-7 p.m. Bring 30 business cards and join the Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce for business networking and a social hour. Hosted by Traxx Racing. Traxx Indoor Raceway, 4329 Chennault Beach Road, Mukilteo. More info: http://www.mukilteo.org.

Historical Society

7:15-8:30 p.m. Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Mukilteo Historical Society. Enjoy an evening of reminiscing and planning for the future. Anniversary cake will be served. Open to the public. Meetings scheduled the second Thursday of the month. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo.

Jan. 15

Sew Thoughtful

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Join the Snohomish County Clothing & Textile Advisors to make pajamas for young children who are victims of violence and staying at Safe Place in Everett. Kits will be provided. Bring your sewing machine, a color variety of thread, sewing tools, a beverage and lunch. McCollum Park, 600 128th St. S.E., Everett in the Cougar Room behind the WSU Extension Office. More info: 425-743-0118 or afharris@juno.com.

Jan. 16

Weather and Climate: A Puget Sound Perspective

2-4 p.m. Here in Puget Sound region, perched as we are on the western edge of a continent with a massive ocean to our west and 2 significant mountain ranges nearby, we have many unique weather and climate features. Explore the most important details of our local weather, including how the convergence zone generates our unique weather systems. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Folk Dance Club

7-10 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Saturday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by a program of dances, plus requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Jan. 17

Volunteers Needed

Have time to volunteer for your community? Volunteer opportunities are listed at http://www.JustServe.org for you to browse through and sign up. You can also post a need for volunteers at http://www.JustServe.org. JustServe connects volunteers with opportunities to care for others and improve our communities. More info: 425-876-2579.

Jan. 18

MLK Day Concert

6:30 p.m. Mukilteo Presbyterian Church presents the Martin Luther King Day concert "Lift Every Voice!” featuring Diane Figaro, Renata Lampkin, Stephanie McIntyre and Ahra Yoo (“Heart Beat”), with Rodney Figaro, Sarah Figaro, Zofi Lampkin and Dennis McIntyre. A free will offering will be accepted. Mukilteo Presbyterian Church, 4514 84th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Writers Group

7-8:30 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild Writers Group meets on the first and third Mondays of the month at the Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce. All ages welcome. Read your work and receive gentle, constructive feedback. Chamber Office, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo. More info: http://www.mukilteoarts.org.

Jan. 19

Garden Club

11 a.m. This Mukilteo Way Garden Club meeting features Kevin Zobrist, author and associate professor with Washington State University Extension. His presentation is titled “Native Trees.” Members and non-members welcome. Call for directions to the private address. More info: 206-799-2484 or http://www.mwgc.org.

Jan. 20

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, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Survive & Thrive with Kidney Disease

6-7:30 p.m. Find out how to slow kidney disease down, learn about treatment options and get nutrition and exercise tips that promote kidney health. You’ll be treated to healthy (and tasty!) cooking demonstrations. Verdant Health Commission, 4710 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. More info: 425-744-1095 ext. 444 or http://www.pskc.net/classes.

Folk Dance Club

7-9 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Wednesday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by all requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Jan. 21

Chamber Breakfast

7:30-9 a.m. This month’s Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce breakfast speaker is Paul Ellis. Ellis is an award-winning author and scholar. A former Bible smuggler, Ellis pastored a multicultural church in Hong Kong for 10 years. 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.

Evening Book Group

6-7:30 p.m. Join the group to discuss “Part Wild” by Ceiridwen Terrill. The group meets the third Thursday of each month. All are welcome. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Jan. 22

Professional Development Workshop

2-4 p.m. Citrine Health presents “Get What You Give: Creating a Respectful Work Environment.” This workshop provides tools to address unwanted workplace behaviors so supervisors and managers can take appropriate action. Learn how to move forward in a legally defensible manner with progressive discipline when necessary. Recommended for supervisors, managers and administrators. Register at http://www.hsc-sc.org/events by calling 425-259-9899. Citrine Health, 2940 W. Marine View Drive, Everett.

Jan. 23

Pajama Party

6:30-8:30 p.m. An evening full of stories, songs, crafts, treats and a pajama fashion show. Wear your favorite pajamas and bring a sleeping bag and flashlight. For children in grades K-5. Discover library resources to enhance your child's bedtime routine. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. Register online or call 425-493-8202.

Folk Dance Club

7-10 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Saturday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by a program of dances, plus requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Jan. 25

Daytime Book Group

10-11:30 a.m. Join the group to discuss “The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry” by Gabrielle Zevin. The group meets on the third Monday of each month. All are welcome. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Seniors Luncheon

11:30 a.m. This month’s speaker for the Mukilteo Seniors Association Luncheon is Brian Sullivan, a member of the Snohomish County Council. Bring a dish to share. Cost is $5 members, $7 non-members. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. More info: mukilteoseniors@gmail.com or 425-745-3930.

ESL Talk Time

6-7 p.m. ESL Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English. It is a friendly and supportive setting. This free, drop-in session is led by trained ESL tutors. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Jan. 27

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, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Survive & Thrive with Kidney Disease

6-7:30 p.m. Find out how to slow kidney disease down, learn about treatment options and get nutrition and exercise tips that promote kidney health. You’ll be treated to healthy (and tasty!) cooking demonstrations. Verdant Health Commission, 4710 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. More info: 425-744-1095 ext. 444 or http://www.pskc.net/classes.

Folk Dance Club

7-9 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Wednesday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by all requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Jan. 28

Lunch & Learn

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hear from Matt Cail of Supercharge Marketing about how to use LinkedIn. 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.

Discover Italy

6 p.m. Join the Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce on a trip to Italy. Discover Italy is a 9-day, all-inclusive excursion in September for members and non-members. Learn about the trip itinerary, visa application and tour fare payment at this orientation. RSVP via julie@mukilteochamber.org. Chamber Office, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Time Warp Pops Concert

7 p.m. Kamiak High School presents its fifth annual Time Warp Pops Concert featuring the school’s barbershop choirs. Enjoy acapella hits from the ‘50s to the present. Desserts and coffee will be served. Doors open at 6:45pm. Tickets are $15 adults, $10 students and seniors. Purchase tickets at Kamiak bookkeeping office or from barbershop members. Proceeds from this event benefit the Kamiak Choir program.

Jan. 29

Teen Girls Self-Defense Workshop

Back by popular demand! Learn the basics of self-defense and assertive boundary-setting at this free beginners’ class. Instructed by fifth-degree black belt Michelle McVadon. Open to girls in grades 6-12. Class size is limited, so register in advance to reserve your spot. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Jan. 30

Folk Dance Club

7-10 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Saturday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by a program of dances, plus requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 1

ESL Talk Time

6-7 p.m. ESL Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English. It is a friendly and supportive setting. This free, drop-in session is led by trained ESL tutors. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Writers Group

7-8:30 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild Writers Group meets on the first and third Mondays of the month at the Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce. All ages welcome. Read your work and receive gentle, constructive feedback. Chamber Office, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo. More info: http://www.mukilteoarts.org.

Feb. 3

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, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Survive & Thrive with Kidney Disease

6-7:30 p.m. Find out how to slow kidney disease down, learn about treatment options and get nutrition and exercise tips that promote kidney health. You’ll be treated to healthy (and tasty!) cooking demonstrations. Verdant Health Commission, 4710 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. More info: 425-744-1095 ext. 444 or http://www.pskc.net/classes.

Folk Dance Club

7-9 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Wednesday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by all requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 4

Teen Advisory Board

4:30-6:30 p.m. Meet new teens, discuss teen concerns, help develop library programs and talk about books – all while earning volunteer credits. Snacks provided. Pick up a TAB application at the library’s information desk. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Feb. 6

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 and displays, pick up and clean up, sort books and more. No need to sign up. Meet in the teen section of the library on the first Saturday of each month for one hour from September through May. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Folk Dance Club

7-10 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Saturday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by a program of dances, plus requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 8

ESL Talk Time

6-7 p.m. ESL Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English. It is a friendly and supportive setting. This free, drop-in session is led by trained ESL tutors. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Feb. 10

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, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Survive & Thrive with Kidney Disease

6-7:30 p.m. Find out how to slow kidney disease down, learn about treatment options and get nutrition and exercise tips that promote kidney health. You’ll be treated to healthy (and tasty!) cooking demonstrations. Verdant Health Commission, 4710 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. More info: 425-744-1095 ext. 444 or http://www.pskc.net/classes.

Folk Dance Club

7-9 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Wednesday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by all requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 13

Sweetheart Dance

7-9:30 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to its Sweetheart Dance. Kick up your heels to the live music of Allspice Band. Potluck snacks. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 15

Writers Group

7-8:30 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild Writers Group meets on the first and third Mondays of the month at the Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce. All ages welcome. Read your work and receive gentle, constructive feedback. Chamber Office, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo. More info: http://www.mukilteoarts.org.

Feb. 16

Garden Club

11 a.m. This Mukilteo Way Garden Club meeting features Leanette Bassetti of Bassetti’s Crooked Arbor Gardens. Her presentation is titled “Art in the Garden.” Members and non-members welcome. Call for directions to the private address. More info: 206-799-2484 or http://www.mwgc.org.

Feb. 17

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, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Survive & Thrive with Kidney Disease

6-7:30 p.m. Find out how to slow kidney disease down, learn about treatment options and get nutrition and exercise tips that promote kidney health. You’ll be treated to healthy (and tasty!) cooking demonstrations. Verdant Health Commission, 4710 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. More info: 425-744-1095 ext. 444 or http://www.pskc.net/classes.

Folk Dance Club

7-9 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Wednesday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by all requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 18

Evening Book Group

6-7:30 p.m. Join the group to discuss "This is Your Life, Harriet Chance!" by Jonathan Evison. The group meets the third Thursday of each month. All are welcome. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Feb. 20

Peter and the Wolf

The Cascade Symphony Orchestra presents “Peter and the Wolf” and the KING-FM Instrument Petting Zoo. Children will also hear selections from the CSO Percussion Ensemble and two rising stars. Petting zoo begins at 2 p.m. Concert begins at 3 p.m. Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds. Tickets are $2-$10. More info: 425-275-9595 or http://cascadesymphony.org/education/childrens-concert/.

Folk Dance Club

7-10 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Saturday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by a program of dances, plus requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 22

Daytime Book Group

10-11:30 a.m. Join the group to discuss "Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania" by Erik Larson. The group meets on the third Monday of each month. All are welcome. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

ESL Talk Time

6-7 p.m. ESL Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English. It is a friendly and supportive setting. This free, drop-in session is led by trained ESL tutors. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Feb. 24

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, 4902 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Folk Dance Club

7-9 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Wednesday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by all requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 25

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 and boating discounts. Power and sail boaters welcome. Milltown Sailing Association Clubhouse, 410 14th St., Everett. More info: 425-218-3359 or rearcommodore@mukilteoyachtclub.com or http://www.mukilteoyachtclub.com.

Feb. 26

Teen Chocolate Festival

1-3 p.m. February is National Chocolate Month. Bring your friends to the library for a celebration of chocolate that will include chocolate games, crafts, prizes and lots of chocolate eating. Have fun discovering the many wonders of chocolate with other teens. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Feb. 27

Dishes to Doggie Duty

11 a.m. to noon. Mukilteo Library presents “Dishes to Doggie Duty: Getting Your Kiddos to Help with Chores.” Learn why it is important for kids to do chores, how and when to get them started, and what is age appropriate. Presented by Lauren Leiker, certified parent coach and educator. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Folk Dance Club

7-10 p.m. Sno-King International Folk Dance Club invites you to kick up your heels in dances from many lands on Saturday nights. A short teaching at 7:30 p.m. followed by a program of dances, plus requests. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Cost is $7 non-members; $5 members. More info: 206-524-7360 or 360-387-9923 or http://www.sno-king.org.

Feb. 29

ESL Talk Time

6-7 p.m. ESL Talk Time is a time for adults to practice speaking English. It is a friendly and supportive setting. This free, drop-in session is led by trained ESL tutors. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

 

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