July 20, 2011
- North Bend Economic Development Commission, 8 a.m., July 21, 126 E. Fourth St.
- Snoqualmie Valley School Board, 7:30 p.m. July 21, 8001 Silva Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie
- Snoqualmie City Council, 7 p.m. July 25, 38624 S.E. River St.
- Snoqualmie Community and Economic Affairs Committee, 5:30 p.m. July 26, 38624 S.E. River St.
- North Bend City Council workstudy, 7 p.m. July 26, 211 Main Ave. N.
- Snoqualmie Economic Development Commission, noon July 27, 38624 S.E. River St.
- North Bend Parks Commission, 6 p.m. July 27, 126 E. Fourth St.
- Snoqualmie Valley School Board work session, 6 p.m. July 27, 8001 Silva Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie
- North Bend Planning Commission, 7 p.m. July 28, 211 Main Ave. N.
- North Bend Farmers Market and Summer Concert Series, 4-8 p.m. July 21, Si View Park, 400 S.E. Orchard Drive. See a performance by Bottle Rockit at 5:30 p.m.
- Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None,” 8 p.m. July 21-22 and 28-30, Theatre Black Dog, 8062 Railroad Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie, and 8 p.m. Aug. 4-6, Valley Center Stage, 119 North Bend Way, North Bend. Tickets are $15 ($12 for seniors and students), and are available at www.brownpapertickets.com.
- Meadowbrook Farm guided tour, 10 a.m. July 23 and Aug. 27, Meadowbrook Farm Interpretive Center, 1711 Boalch Ave., North Bend. Take a walk around this gem of Snoqualmie Valley. Dress for the weather.
- North Bend Block Party, 1-10 p.m. July 23, North Bend Way between Bendigo Boulevard North and Ballarat Avenue North, North Bend. Come by for the city’s annual party. This year will feature great food, fun games, fantastic music and more. Check out how much fun can be crammed into two city blocks.
- Mississippi John, 7:30 p.m. July 23, The Black Dog, 8062 Railroad Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie. All ages welcome.
- Reilly & Maloney Concert, 1 p.m. July 24, Snoqualmie Point Park, 37580 S.E. Winery Road, Snoqualmie. Folk singing duo Reilly & Maloney will entertain all ages with a free concert. Bring lawn chairs, blankets, and a picnic lunch or snack for a relaxing Sunday afternoon.
- Toddler Story Times, 9:30 a.m. July 26, North Bend Library, 115 E. Fourth St., North Bend. For ages 2-3 with an adult.
- Toddler Story Times, 10 a.m. July 26, Fall City Library, 33415 S.E. 42nd Place, Fall City. For newborns to 3-year-olds accompanied by an adult.
- Preschool Story Times, 10:30 a.m. July 26, North Bend Library, 115 E. Fourth St., North Bend. For ages 3-6 with an adult.
- Preschool Story Times, 11 a.m. July 26, Fall City Library, 33415 S.E. 42nd Place, Fall City. For ages 3-6 with an adult.
- Open mic, 6:30 p.m. July 26, Twede’s Café, 137 W. North Bend Way, North Bend.
- Young Toddler Story Times, 9:30 a.m. July 27, Snoqualmie Library, 7824 Center Blvd. S.E. Ages 6-24 months old accompanied by an adult.
- Preschool Story Times, 10:30 a.m. July 27, Snoqualmie Library, 7824 Center Blvd. S.E. Ages 3-6 accompanied by an adult.
- The Wonderful Wacky World of Science, 2 p.m. July 27, North Bend Library, 115 E. 4th St., North Bend. For ages 5 and older with an adult. Free.
- Pajamarama Story Times, 6:30 p.m. July 27, North Bend Library, 115 E. Fourth St. All young children are welcome with an adult.
- Kids’ Play in the Parks Program, 1-3 p.m. July 27, alternating location, Snoqualmie. Children can play games, work on art projects and enjoy other activities. Parents must pre-register children with Snoqualmie’s Parks and Recreation Department. Locations alternate each week between Centennial Fields Park, 39903 S.E. Park St., and Azalea Park, 6604 Azalea Way, Snoqualmie. For children ages 5-10. Pre-register by calling Cassie Craig, Parks and Recreation Department, at 831-5784.
- Open mic, 7 p.m. July 27, The Black Dog, 8062 Railroad Ave. S.E., Snoqualmie
- Family Fun Nights at the Park, 5:30 p.m. July 28, Snoqualmie Community Park, 35016 S.E. Ridge St., Snoqualmie. Games and events for all ages 3-12. Bring a picnic.
- Meadowbrook the town, 7-9 p.m. July 29, Meadowbrook Farm Interpretive Center, 1711 Boalch Ave., North Bend. This free event examines the history of the former town of Meadowbrook, which was first settled in 1858 and absorbed into Snoqualmie in the 1950s.
- Walk to Big Cedar, 10 a.m. July 30, Meadowbrook Farm Interpretive Center, 1711 Boalch Ave., North Bend. Check out a majestic 500-year-old tree. Come dressed for the weather.
- Sample Snoqualmie, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 30, Snoqualmie Community Park, 35016 S.E. Ridge St., Snoqualmie. Sample Snoqualmie showcases the many services and products offered right in Snoqualmie. Enjoy food and beverages, and tour the local merchant booths. Crafts and games will be offered for children at many booths.
- Snoqualmie 101, 10 a.m. Aug. 6, Meadowbrook Farm Interpretive Center, 1711 Boalch Ave., North Bend. Local historian Dave Battey unlocks Snoqualmie’s history in this free event.
- Dog Days of Summer, 1-3 p.m. Aug. 7, Three Forks Dog Park, 39912 S.E. Park St., Snoqualmie. Flying dogs and howling hounds will fill the afternoon with fun at this free event. Bring your dog for games, dog-friendly vendor booths and friendly competition.
- Elk Management Group invites the community to participate in elk collaring, telemetry and habitat improvement projects in the Upper Snoqualmie Valley. Project orientation meetings are at 6 p.m. the third Monday of the month at the North Bend City Hall, 211 Main Ave. N. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Snoqualmie Valley Hospital is accepting applications for ages 16 or older to volunteer in various departments of the hospital. Email volunteer coordinator Carol Waters at email@example.com to arrange an interview.
- Spanish Academy invites volunteers fluent in Spanish to participate in summer camps on its three-acre farm-style school. Must love children and nature. Call 888-4999.
- Senior Services Transportation Program needs volunteers to drive seniors around North Bend and Snoqualmie. Choose the times and areas in which you’d like to drive. Car required. Mileage reimbursement and supplemental liability insurance are offered. Call 206-748-7588 or 800-282-5815 toll free, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Apply online at www.seniorservices.org. Click on “Giving Back” and then on “Volunteer Opportunities.”
- Mount Si Senior Center needs volunteers for sorting and sales in the thrift store, reception and class instruction. The center is at 411 Main Ave. S., North Bend. Call 888-3434.
- Hopelink in Snoqualmie Valley seeks volunteers for a variety of tasks. Volunteers must be at least 16. Go to www.hope-link.org/takeaction/volunteer.com or call 869-6000.
- Adopt-A-Park is a program for Snoqualmie residents to improve public parks and trails. An application and one-year commitment are required. Call 831-5784.
- Study Zone tutors are needed for all grade levels to give students the homework help they need. Two-hour weekly commitment or substitutes wanted. Study Zone is a free service of the King County Library System. Call 369-3312.
- S.A.I.L. (Stay Active and Independent for Life) exercise class meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Mount Si Senior Center, 411 Main Ave. S., North Bend. Led by certified exercise instructor Carla Orellana. Call 888-3434.
- Moms Club of North Bend meets at 10 a.m. the last Monday of the month at Totz of North Bend, 249 Main Ave. S., #E, North Bend. Children are welcome. Go to www.momsclub.org.
- Elk Management Group meets at 6:30 p.m. the second Wednesday at the U.S. Forest Service conference room at 130 Thrasher Ave., behind the visitors’ center on North Bend Way. Interagency committee meetings are at 1:30 p.m. the first Monday at North Bend City Hall annex, 126 Fourth St. Both meetings are open to the public. Go to www.snoqualmievalleyelk.org.
- Sallal Grange, 12912 432nd Ave. S.E., North Bend, meets the first Friday for a potluck and open mic with local musicians. The potluck starts at 6 p.m. with the music from 7 p.m. to midnight. Open to all people/ages. Go to www.sallalgrange.org.
- Snoqualmie Valley Chess Club, 7 p.m. Thursdays, North Bend Library, 115 E. Fourth St. Learn to play chess or get a game going. All ages and skill levels are welcome.
- The North Bend Chess Club meets every Thursday from 7-9 p.m. at the North Bend Library, 115 E. Fourth St. All ages and skill levels are invited.
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