Community events for week of July 23 | Around Town

Jul 23, 2014

July 23

Scrap Metal Drive

Kamiak Youth Football is hosting a Scrap Metal Drive through Aug. 4. Proceeds go to the Kamiak Fightin’ Knights Youth 89ers football team. Donate old lawn mowers, washers, dryers, car parts, bicycles, barbecues, etc. Drop off metal in a bin provided by NW Auto Recyclers located between McDonald’s and U.S. Bank off of the Mukilteo Speedway, 3717 Harbour Pointe Blvd. S.W., Mukilteo. Have an old car to haul way? Call 425-334-3366 and mention Kamiak Youth Football.

Business certification workshop

9-11 a.m. Learn the tools to apply for the 8(a) Business Development Certification and the importance of this certification. Workshop presented by the Small Business Administration and hosted by the Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center. Economic Alliance Snohomish County, 808 134th St. S.W., Ste. 101, Everett. Register online at http://washingtonptac.org/events-workshops/. More info: http://washingtonptac.org/8a-bd-certification or 425-248-4223 or snohomish@washingtonptac.org.

It’s a Puzzling World

2 p.m. Explore the art of storytelling with Tangrams and other mind boggling puzzles. For ages 6-11. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

Mukilteo Farmers Market

3-7 p.m. Come to Lighthouse Park to shop, taste and browse through this market for locally home-grown food. Every Wednesday this summer through Sept. 24. Free shuttle available from corner of Lincoln Avenue and 3rd Street. Lighthouse Park, 608 Front St., Mukilteo. More info: 425-320-3586.

Open Mic Night

6-8 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild’s Open Mic Night is back on Wednesday nights this summer through Sept. 3 at Red Cup Cafe in the courtyard. Open call for artists. All ages are welcome. Red Cup Cafe, 619 4th St., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.

‘Koch Brothers Exposed’ screening

7-9 p.m. Bob Lewis, Green candidate for the 21st legislative district, will host showings of the film Koch Brothers Exposed: 2014 Edition. Free admission. Refreshments available for purchase. A discussion with the candidate will follow the film. Firewheel Community Coffeehouse, 2727 Colby Ave., Everett. More info: http://goo.gl/ZScZv8.

July 24

Knitting Group

10 a.m. to noon. Make new friends, learn a new stitch or knit for charity. Everyone is welcome. Group meets Thursdays at the library. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Book Buddies

3:30-5 p.m. Is your second or third grader a reluctant reader? Perhaps Book Buddies is for them. This summer program is a fun, confidence-building opportunity for your child to practice reading with a specially trained teen volunteer. Register online or at the library. Accepted students must fill out a reading contract and commit to attending four of the six Thursday sessions. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Lunch & Learn

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jason Becker of Jason Becker Creative will share “Your Organization’s Branding is its ‘Personality.’” Do your logo, website and printed materials accurately reflect your organization’s values and mission? Is it time for a refresh or a rebirth? 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.

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 www.mukilteoyachtclub.com.

Write Stuff

Teen Writing Group

7-8:30 p.m. Are you a creative writer? Or do you want to be? Get together with fellow teens to write and talk about writing. Develop your creative writing skills and discover library resources to spark your creativity. Snacks provided. New members always welcome. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

July 26

Patient Appreciation Day

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dr. Jacqueline de Leon-Estes and Harbour Pointe Orthodontics in Mukilteo are hosting the fifth annual Patient Appreciation Day carnival. Enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, cotton candy, popcorn, snow cones, face painting, lemonade and a bouncy house. Harbour Pointe Orthodontics parking lot, 7928 Mukilteo Speedway, Mukilteo. More info: 425-348-5060 or drdeleon@harbourpointeorthodontics.com.

Audition for ‘Night Watch’

10 a.m. The Edmonds Driftwood Players are holding open auditions for “Night Watch” by Lucille Fletcher. Auditions are: Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27. Parts for four women (20s-70s) and five men (20s-70s). Prepare a one-minute monologue. Provide a headshot and resume if available. Make appointments online or by calling 425-774-9600. Driftwood Rehearsal Annex, 200 Dayton St., Edmonds. More info: http://www.driftwoodplayers.com/#!auditions/c1a2l.

Dog Fair Play Workshop

10:30 a.m. to noon. Do you know when your dog is asking for help? Learn from canine professionals how to read your dog’s signals and what to do to support your dog at a dog park. Learn what other dogs’ signals mean and how to predict trouble brewing in canine play. This workshop meets every Saturday through Sept. 6 at Mukilteo’s dog park in the shy dog area, weather permitting. Tails and Trails Mukilteo Dog Park, 1301 Mukilteo Blvd., Mukilteo.

Scratch and Peck

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The local Mud Bay is hosting a Scratch and Peck chicken event with chickens, games, prizes and information. Learn about chicken feed, supplies and how to care for a backyard flock from Scratch and Peck Feeds. Mud Bay, 11700 Mukilteo Speedway Ste. D403, Mukilteo. More info: 425-374-7451.

Fun Family Event

1-3 p.m. Free event with music, art projects, theater games, food, a scavenger hunt, prizes, garden projects and more. Activities offered by: Imagine Children’s Museum, Schack Art Center, Everett Library, Kidstage, Everett YMCA, Master Gardeners of Snohomish County, Pilchuck Audubon Society and Evergreen Arboretum Foundation. Evergreen Arboretum & Gardens, 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett. More info: 425-257-8597.

July 27

Shakespeare in the Park

2 p.m. Last Leaf Productions presents “Richard III.” These touring productions are for families, seniors or anyone who enjoys theater. This event is free. 92nd Street Park, 4800 92nd St. S.W., Mukilteo.

Growing Veggies Camp

3-5 p.m. This gardening camp for kids ages 5-10 plus meets every other Sunday. Children learn about growing vegetables, seeds, composting, etc. with games, hands-on projects and by caring for a small garden bed. The camp is free. Parents are asked to stay and enjoy the time with the kids. Mukilteo Community Garden, 8227 44th Ave. W., Mukilteo.

July 28

Brunch Bunch

Teen Book Group

10-11:30 a.m. BYOB: Bring your own book! Share what you've been reading and get recommendations from other book lovers. Eat some snacks, join in exciting conversations about books, and leave with fresh ideas for your next read. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-8202.

ESL Talk Time

7-8 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.

YMCA Child Care

The Mukilteo Family YMCA is offering school age child care Monday-Friday from 5 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Enroll for YMCA child care by July 31 and get $50 off (no registration fee). Mukilteo Family YMCA, 10601 47th Pl. W., Mukilteo. More info: 425-493-9622 or www.ymca-snoco.org.

July 29

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.

Volunteer drivers needed

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.

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: www.dvs-snoco.org or 425-259-2827 ext. 1013.

July 30

Instrument Petting Zoo

11 a.m. to noon. Bring the entire family to the Rosehill Community Center plaza for an hour of music and learning.  Children will have the opportunity to touch, play and learn about a variety of instruments. The event is free. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo.

Mukilteo Farmers Market

3-7 p.m. Come to Lighthouse Park to shop, taste and browse through this market for locally home-grown food. Every Wednesday this summer through Sept. 24. Free shuttle available from corner of Lincoln Avenue and 3rd Street. Lighthouse Park, 608 Front St., Mukilteo. More info: 425-320-3586.

Open Mic Night

6-8 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild’s Open Mic Night is back on Wednesday nights this summer through Sept. 3 at Red Cup Cafe in the courtyard. Open call for artists. All ages are welcome. Red Cup Cafe, 619 4th St., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.

‘Koch Brothers Exposed’ screening

7-9 p.m. Bob Lewis, Green candidate for the 21st legislative district, will host showings of the film Koch Brothers Exposed: 2014 Edition. Free admission. Refreshments available for purchase. A discussion with the candidate will follow the film. Firewheel Community Coffeehouse, 2727 Colby Ave., Everett. More info: http://goo.gl/ZScZv8.

July 31

Knitting Group

10 a.m. to noon. Make new friends, learn a new stitch or knit for charity. Everyone is welcome. Group meets Thursdays at the library. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Book Buddies

3:30-5 p.m. Is your second or third grader a reluctant reader? Perhaps Book Buddies is for them. This summer program is a fun, confidence-building opportunity for your child to practice reading with a specially trained teen volunteer. Register online or at the library. Accepted students must fill out a reading contract and commit to attending four of the six Thursday sessions. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

S'mores for Seals

6-9:30 p.m. Learn about the Soundside Marinelife Rescue Center while enjoying hot dogs and s'mores with friends and family at Lighthouse Park. Tickets are $7 and proceeds will help the center help local animals. More information and discounted tickets at SoundsideMarinelife.org. Mukilteo Lighthouse Park, 608 Front St., Mukilteo.

Aug. 1

Hymn Festival

7 p.m. Trinity’s Hymn Festival will feature Jeremy Bankson and Robert Hobby. Bankson is the associate minister of music at First-Plymouth Church in Lincoln, Nebr. Hobby is director of music at Trinity English Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne, Ind. Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. More info: 425-778-2159, ext. 2203 or www.trinitylutheranchurch.com.

Art Exhibit at Rosehill

There’s a new art exhibit at the Rosehill Community Center highlighting the work of The Northwest Collage Society. The exhibit will run through Sept. 28. Hours are: Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More info: 425-263-8181.

Future of Flight

Extended Summer Hours

Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour hours will be extended this summer to accommodate additional demand in July and August. New hours: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Along with the regular tour times, additional tour times will be added at 8:30 a.m., 4 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Aug. 2

Dog Fair Play Workshop

10:30 a.m. to noon. Do you know when your dog is asking for help? Learn from canine professionals how to read your dog’s signals and what to do to support your dog at a dog park. Learn what other dogs’ signals mean and how to predict trouble brewing in canine play. This workshop meets every Saturday through Sept. 6 at Mukilteo’s dog park in the shy dog area, weather permitting. Tails and Trails Mukilteo Dog Park, 1301 Mukilteo Blvd., Mukilteo.

Can, Pickle and Jam!

10 a.m. – noon. Gain the confidence to tackle your first canning project. Class covers the how, why and what can be preserved by canning, including fruit, jam, tomatoes and pickles.  Leave the class with your own jar of tasty goodies. Presented by Vickie Phelps of Seattle Can Can, a USDA-accredited Master Food Preserver with over 40 years of experience. Pre-register online at www.-sno-isle.org, or by phone at 425-493-8202. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Aug. 3

Handy Mart says thanks

Noon to 5 p.m. In a show of appreciation of customers’ support and loyalty, John’s Handy Mart is hosting a Customers Appreciation Day at your hometown store. Enjoy free barbecue, hotdogs, hamburgers and more. John’s Handy Mart, 8309 Mukilteo Speedway, Mukilteo. More info: 425-512-9440.

Aug. 4

Kids Summer Reading

Read 10 books or 1,000 pages and do two activities from the Learn and Discover sites through Sno-Isle Kids to win a free book and a chance to win a bicycle. More info: www.sno-isle.org/kids/explore-summer

Teen Summer Reading

Read books this summer to win prizes. Here's how: For each teen or adult book you read or listen to in June and August, submit a review for a chance to win the Sno-Isle Teens Librarian’s Choice Award or a weekly drawing for fund prizes. Contest is for teens 12-18 years old, or in 6th-12th grade. More info: www.sno-isle.org/teensummer.

Aug. 5

Summer Camp Adventure

Sign up now for the Mukilteo Boys & Girls Club’s Summer Camp Adventure. This camp is for kids going into K-fifth grades. Camp shirts and snacks are provided. Campers go on two field trips per week. Mukilteo Boys & Girls Club, 1134 2nd St., Mukilteo. More info: mhagan@bgcsc.org or call her at 206-295-5766.

Aug. 6

Mukilteo Farmers Market

3-7 p.m. Come to Lighthouse Park to shop, taste and browse through this market for locally home-grown food. Every Wednesday this summer through Sept. 24. Free shuttle available from corner of Lincoln Avenue and 3rd Street. Mukilteo Lighthouse Park, 608 Front St., Mukilteo. More info: 425-320-3586.

Open Mic Night

6-8 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild’s Open Mic Night is back on Wednesday nights this summer through Sept. 3 at Red Cup Cafe in the courtyard. Open call for artists. All ages are welcome. Red Cup Cafe, 619 4th St., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.

Aug. 7

Knitting Group

10 a.m. to noon. Make new friends, learn a new stitch or knit for charity. Everyone is welcome. Group meets Thursdays at the library. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Book Buddies

3:30-5 p.m. Is your second or third grader a reluctant reader? Perhaps Book Buddies is for them. This summer program is a fun, confidence-building opportunity for your child to practice reading with a specially trained teen volunteer. Register online or at the library. Accepted students must fill out a reading contract and commit to attending four of the six Thursday sessions. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Aug. 9

Dog Fair Play Workshop

10:30 a.m. to noon. Do you know when your dog is asking for help? Learn from canine professionals how to read your dog’s signals and what to do to support your dog at a dog park. Learn what other dogs’ signals mean and how to predict trouble brewing in canine play. This workshop meets every Saturday through Sept. 6 at Mukilteo’s dog park in the shy dog area, weather permitting. Tails and Trails Mukilteo Dog Park, 1301 Mukilteo Blvd., Mukilteo.

Rod & Shine Festival

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Show off your ride at the third annual Rod & Shine Festival. Visit Mustang Corral shop, meet hydro legend Chip Hanauer, hear live music from The Fabulous Roof Shakers. Hydros, food, raffle, Seahawk cheerleaders, dunk tank, face painting and more. To enter contest, bring six food donations. Raffle proceeds go to the Everett Boys & Girls Club. Nine classification trophies and one grand champion trophy awarded. Dash plaques available for all entries. Brien Ford, 5200 Evergreen Way, Everett. More info: 425-353-7171.

Aug. 13

Mukilteo Farmers Market

3-7 p.m. Come to Lighthouse Park to shop, taste and browse through this market for locally home-grown food. Every Wednesday this summer through Sept. 24. Free shuttle available from corner of Lincoln Avenue and 3rd Street. Lighthouse Park, 608 Front St., Mukilteo. More info: 425-320-3586.

Open Mic Night

6-8 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild’s Open Mic Night is back on Wednesday nights this summer through Sept. 3 at Red Cup Cafe in the courtyard. Open call for artists. All ages are welcome. Red Cup Cafe, 619 4th St., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.

Instrument Petting Zoo

6:30-7:30 p.m. Bring the entire family to the Rosehill Community Center plaza for an hour of music and learning.  Children will have the opportunity to touch, play and learn about a variety of instruments. The event is free. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo.

Summer Outdoor Movies

7:30 p.m. Watch family movies for free on a big, inflatable screen this summer at the Rosehill plaza. “The LEGO Movie” is showing Aug. 13 and “Despicable Me 2” is showing Aug. 20. Bring a blanket or low-back chair. Pre-movie entertainment before sunset start (about 8 p.m.). Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo.

Aug. 14

Knitting Group

10 a.m. to noon. Make new friends, learn a new stitch or knit for charity. Everyone is welcome. Group meets Thursdays at the library. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Book Buddies

3:30-5 p.m. Is your second or third grader a reluctant reader? Perhaps Book Buddies is for them. This summer program is a fun, confidence-building opportunity for your child to practice reading with a specially trained teen volunteer. Register online or at the library. Accepted students must fill out a reading contract and commit to attending four of the six Thursday sessions. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

After Hours Social

5-7 p.m. Bring 30 business cards and join the Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce for business networking and a social hour. Mukilteo Community Garden, 4405 76th St. S.W., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteo.org.

Mukilteo Historical Society

7:15-8:45 p.m. Meet the Pioneer of the Year at this Mukilteo Historical Society meeting. The pioneer will be revealed by MHS member Ann Collier. Open to the public. Meetings scheduled the second Thursday of the month. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo.

Aug. 16

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year’s Bluegrass and Folk Festival is back at Red Cup Cafe in the courtyard. Saturday's lineup will feature bluegrass and folk bands and solo performers, as well as some contemporary music. Red Cup Cafe, 619 4th St., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.

Dog Fair Play Workshop

10:30 a.m. to noon. Do you know when your dog is asking for help? Learn from canine professionals how to read your dog’s signals and what to do to support your dog at a dog park. Learn what other dogs’ signals mean and how to predict trouble brewing in canine play. This workshop meets every Saturday through Sept. 6 at Mukilteo’s dog park in the shy dog area, weather permitting. Tails and Trails Mukilteo Dog Park, 1301 Mukilteo Blvd., Mukilteo.

Edmonds Class of ’57 Picnic

Noon. The Edmonds High School Class of 1957 invites members of the classes of 1956 and 1958 to its annual picnic at the home of classmates near Lynnwood.  Parking is available. More info: 425-582-8433 or  info@edmonds57.org or www.edmonds57.org/events.html.

Aug. 17

Sandtastic

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A free outdoor community event at Imagine Children’s Museum. Enjoy a comedian and juggler, professional sand sculptor, caricature artist, rock climbing wall, balloon artist, sand play area, summer games and activities, street food vendors and more. Imagine Children’s Museum, 1502 Wall St., Everett. More info: www.imaginecm.org/sandtastic.

Aug. 20

Mukilteo Farmers Market

3-7 p.m. Come to Lighthouse Park to shop, taste and browse through this market for locally home-grown food. Every Wednesday this summer through Sept. 24. Free shuttle available from corner of Lincoln Avenue and 3rd Street. Lighthouse Park, 608 Front St., Mukilteo. More info: 425-320-3586.

Open Mic Night

6-8 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild’s Open Mic Night is back on Wednesday nights this summer through Sept. 3 at Red Cup Cafe in the courtyard. Open call for artists. All ages are welcome. Red Cup Cafe, 619 4th St., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.

Hospice Volunteers

6-8 p.m. Learn how to become a hospice volunteer at a free information session. Go over volunteer opportunities and requirements for each. Call in advance to reserve a spot. Hospice & Home Care offices, 2731 Wetmore Ave., Everett. More info: 425-261-4815.

Aug. 21

Knitting Group

10 a.m. to noon. Make new friends, learn a new stitch or knit for charity. Everyone is welcome. Group meets Thursdays at the library. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Chamber Breakfast

7:30-9 a.m. This month’s Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce breakfast speaker is John Mohr of the Port of Everett. 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.

Aug. 23

Dog Fair Play Workshop

10:30 a.m. to noon. Do you know when your dog is asking for help? Learn from canine professionals how to read your dog’s signals and what to do to support your dog at a dog park. Learn what other dogs’ signals mean and how to predict trouble brewing in canine play. This workshop meets every Saturday through Sept. 6 at Mukilteo’s dog park in the shy dog area, weather permitting. Tails and Trails Mukilteo Dog Park, 1301 Mukilteo Blvd., Mukilteo.

Mariner Class of ’74 Reunion

6:30 p.m. The Mariner High School Class of 1974 invites members of the class to its 40 Year Reunion. Come for a social hour, dinner and dancing. Register by Aug. 1. Hilton Garden Inn, 8401 Paine Field Blvd., Mukilteo. More info: 425-423-9000 or cwbanta@gmail.com.

Aug. 27

Mukilteo Farmers Market

3-7 p.m. Come to Lighthouse Park to shop, taste and browse through this market for locally home-grown food. Every Wednesday this summer through Sept. 24. Free shuttle available from corner of Lincoln Avenue and 3rd Street. Lighthouse Park, 608 Front St., Mukilteo. More info: 425-320-3586.

Open Mic Night

6-8 p.m. Mukilteo Arts Guild’s Open Mic Night is back on Wednesday nights this summer through Sept. 3 at Red Cup Cafe in the courtyard. Open call for artists. All ages are welcome. Red Cup Cafe, 619 4th St., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.

Aug. 28

Knitting Group

10 a.m. to noon. Make new friends, learn a new stitch or knit for charity. Everyone is welcome. Group meets Thursdays at the library. Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo.

Lunch & Learn

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Suzan Sturholm of All Things HR will share her tips on time management. 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.

Aug. 29

Waterfront Art Festival

10 a.m. to 7 p.m. This year’s Waterfront Art Festival will be at a new location – the plaza of the Rosehill Community Center. Artwork will include photography, painting, ceramics, drawing, sculpture, glass, garden art, pottery, wearable art, fiber and jewelry. There will also be live music playing in the plaza. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo. More info: www.mukilteoarts.org.

Aug. 30

Dog Fair Play Workshop

10:30 a.m. to noon. Do you know when your dog is asking for help? Learn from canine professionals how to read your dog’s signals and what to do to support your dog at a dog park. Learn what other dogs’ signals mean and how to predict trouble brewing in canine play. This workshop meets every Saturday through Sept. 6 at Mukilteo’s dog park in the shy dog area, weather permitting. Tails and Trails Mukilteo Dog Park, 1301 Mukilteo Blvd., Mukilteo.

Sept. 5

This year’s three-day Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival is set for Sept. 5-7. The festival is in its 49th year. This year’s festivities will include: arts and crafts, artist and artisan booths, food booths, children’s and grand parades, live entertainment, beer garden, children’s activities and a fireworks display. Mukilteo Lighthouse Park, 608 Front St., Mukilteo.

Sept. 11

Mukilteo Historical Society

7:15-8:45 p.m. Local author Betsy Case will talk about her book “Trail Blazers: The Women of the Boeing Company.” Open to the public. Meetings scheduled the second Thursday of the month. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo.

Sept. 17

Hospice Volunteers

2-4 p.m. Learn how to become a hospice volunteer at a free information session. Go over volunteer opportunities and requirements for each. Call in advance to reserve a spot. Hospice & Home Care offices, 2731 Wetmore Ave., Everett. More info: 425-261-4815.

Sept. 18

Chamber Breakfast

7:30-9 a.m. This month’s Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce breakfast speaker is a representative from Crowd Funding. 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.

Sept. 21

Square Dance Class

6-8 p.m. The Checkerboard Squares Square Dance Club is starting beginner level square dance classes on Sunday nights until March. First lesson is free, after that they are $5 each. Dress is casual. Singles are welcome, but bringing a partner is recommended. Masonic Hall, 515 Dayton St., Edmonds. More info: 425-772-8085 or sastro@juno.com.

Sept. 25

Lunch & Learn

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Donna Ridgeway of Making Spaces LLC, will share her tips on organization and productivity. 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.

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