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Walk With Your Libraries

Walk With Your Libraries Isn't it time to get moving? Exercise your mind and body with your library's collection and custom walking maps. For fun, for fitness, for life, walk with your libraries! Please visit guides.kcls.org/walkwithyourlibrary or call the library at 425.486.7811 for more information. Category: Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, October 31, 2014. King County Library System.

Tot Shabbat

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Category: Music. Audience: Kids. Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: FREE. Contact Name: Dana Weiner. Contact Email: DanaW@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 2063881992. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, October 31, 2014, 9:45 AM – 10:30 AM. 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Friday, October 31, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Come Together: The Art of John Lennon

Yoko Ono & Hopelink invite you to “Come Together” and experience the art of John Lennon at The Shops at The Bravern, October 31-November 2. Art available for purchase. Suggested $3 donation will benefit Hopelink. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Charitable. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Contact Name: Rudy Siegel. Contact Email: rudyjsiegel@yahoo.com. Contact Phone: 617-869-7533. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, October 31, 2014, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM. The Shops at the Bravern, Bellevue. For more info visit thebravern.com.

Halloween Trick or Treating

Island businesses downtown and on the south end of Mercer Island will be giving out treats on Halloween from 3 to 5 pm. Children's musician Nancy Stewart to perform at various locations. Look for posters in the windows of participating businesses. Category: Holiday. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Terry Moreman. Contact Email: info@mercerislandchamberofcommerce.org. Contact Phone: 206 232-3404. Friday, October 31, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. North and South Mercer Island Business Districts.

Costume Carnival

2014 marks Seattle Children's Museum's 3rd Annual Costume Carnival, providing a free, safe and indoor Trick or Treat option for kids 10 and under on Halloween. The Museum exhibits and staff transform into their Halloween themed version, with additional activities and programs. We have a "Not-So Scary" Haunted Mountain, a "Where in the World is Dracula?" Scavenger Hunt, a Mad Scientist Lab and several booths to visit for a game, craft, "Trick" or a "Treat". Category: Fairs & Festivals. Family. Holiday. Audience: Kids. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Seattle Children's Museum. Contact Phone: 206-441-1768. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, October 31, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Seattle Children's Museum 305 Harrison St Seattle, WA 98109. For more info visit thechildrensmuseum.org.

The Lakes Halloween Food Drive

If you will be "Trick or Treating" in The Lakes neighborhood this Halloween, please bring a canned nonperishable item to donate to Mercer Island Food Pantry. Food bins will be located throughout the neighborhood on Halloween. The food pantry needs canned meals, like spaghetti or chili; canned tuna, turkey, or chicken; hearty canned soups; and canned fruit, all varieties. Thank you and have a Happy Halloween! Category: Charitable. Family. Audience: Kids. Teens. Families. Contact Name: Marcy Berejka. Contact Email: berejkam@msn.com. Contact Phone: 206.232.1404. Friday, October 31, 2014, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. The Lakes Neighborhood.

Fall Fun Fest!

Bring your preschool and elementary aged children for a FREE, safe and fun evening. There will be Trunk-or-Treating where kids will receive candy by traveling inside a circular lot filled with parked cars decorated for the evening. There will also be indoor carnival activities including games with non-candy prizes and a bounce house! New this year – commemorate the evening with a family photo taken in front of our festive backdrop emailed to you directly. This is a free event for all and no preregistration is required! Category: Fairs & Festivals. Holiday. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: FREE! Contact Name: Liz Mitchell. Contact Email: lizfmitchell@gmail.com. Contact Phone: 425-802-7782. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, October 31, 2014, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Newport Covenant Church 12800 Coal Creek Parkway SE Bellevue, WA 98006. For more info visit www.newportcovblog.org.

Practice SAT/ACT Test

Prepare yourself to achieve the highest score you can! Take Our FREE ACT/SAT Practice Test! College Tutors is offering A Free Practice SAT or ACT Test on November 1, 2014 Time: 9:00am -12:15pm Location: Mercer Island Learning Center 7605 SE 27th St Suite 101, Mercer Island, WA 98040 To Register Call Roo 206-659-4156 or email rmulligan@collegenannies.com collegetutors.com/seattlewa 206-659-4156. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Teens. Cost: FREE. Contact Name: Roo Mulligan. Contact Email: rmulligan@collegenannies.com. Contact Phone: 206-659-4156. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM. 7605 SE 27th St Suite 101 Mercer Island, WA 98040.

Practice SAT/ACT Test

Prepare yourself to achieve the highest score you can! Take Our FREE ACT/SAT Practice Test! College Tutors is offering A Free Practice SAT or ACT Test on November 1, 2014 Time: 9:00am -12:15pm Location: Mercer Island Learning Center 7605 SE 27th St Suite 101, Mercer Island, WA 98040 To Register Call Roo 206-659-4156 or email rmulligan@collegenannies.com collegetutors.com/seattlewa 206-659-4156. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Teens. Cost: FREE. Contact Name: Roo Mulligan. Contact Email: rmulligan@collegenannies.com. Contact Phone: 2066594156. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 9:00 AM – 12:15 PM. 7605 SE 27th St Suite 101 Mercer Island, WA 98040.

COME TOGETHER: THE ART OF JOHN LENNON EXHIBIT

Continuing the Lennon legacy of peace and love, Yoko Ono, Legacy Productions, The Shops at The Bravern and Hopelink invite you to “Come Together” to celebrate The Art of John Lennon. Few people know that John did not pick up a guitar for 5 of the last 7 years of his life. During those years he channeled his philosophy through his drawings. These works of art, along with earlier sketches and song lyrics, make up the nearly 100 limited edition lithographs, serigraphs and copper etchings that will be on display at The Bravern’s pop-up exhibit. A suggested $3 donation and merchandise sales will go to Hopelink. For the past 20+ years, Yoko has brought this collection around the world as meeting place for Lennon, Beatle, peace, music, humanitarian, activist, lyricist, satirist and icon fans from all different walks of life. Lennon’s artwork is both inspirational and generational. These exhibits have not only been a forum to view Lennon as an artist but also as a venue to raise funds and awareness for countless… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $3 Suggested Donation. Contact Phone: 888-278-1969. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM. The Shops at The Bravern, on Level Three off of the 110 Ave. entrance. 11111 NE 8th St, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.johnlennonartwork.com..

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Come Together: The Art of John Lennon

Yoko Ono & Hopelink invite you to “Come Together” and experience the art of John Lennon at The Shops at The Bravern, October 31-November 2. Art available for purchase. Suggested $3 donation will benefit Hopelink. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Charitable. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Contact Name: Rudy Siegel. Contact Email: rudyjsiegel@yahoo.com. Contact Phone: 617-869-7533. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM. The Shops at the Bravern, Bellevue. For more info visit thebravern.com.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Kirkland Arts Center REDUX Benefit Gala

Kirkland Arts Center’s mission is to promote artistic mastery and public participation in the visual arts through innovative classes, contemporary exhibitions, and events. KAC offers creative arts experiences for all ages and artistic abilities – including year-round after school children’s programs in several local schools, summer camps and art classes for kids, curator and exhibition opportunities for emerging artists, as well as a scholarship program for those who can’t afford to pay. More information on KAC: www.kirklandartscenter.org Not only will you support Kirkland Arts Center, but by attending REDUX you will experience a high-quality selection of local artist’s work and see first-hand what Kirkland Arts Center offers to artists and art enthusiasts alike. This event includes a live and silent auction unlike any in the region. In addition to one-of-a-kind artwork, the silent and live auctions include travel, leisure, personal services, and unique arts experiences. In 2013, REDUX raised approximat… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Cost: $175 for Individual Ticket, $275 for VIP Patron Ticket. Contact Name: Jennifer Gill. Contact Email: jgill@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 103. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 5:30 PM – 10:30 PM. Meydenbauer Center 11100 NE 6th St Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit kacredux.org.

Best of Fest: Israeli TV Series - Arab Labor (Season 4)

Israeli TV Dinner Series Saturday, November 1 | Episodes 1-5 | Falafel bar dinner included 7 p.m. | SJCC Mercer Island Saturday, November 8 | Episodes 6-10 | Guest speaker TBA 7 p.m. | SJCC Mercer Island This wickedly funny Israeli sitcom, created by noted author Sayed Kashua, takes jabs at Israeli and Palestinian stereotypes. November 1: falafel bar dinner November 8: special guest speaker Tickets $12 each or $20 for both SJCC members/students/youth/senior $10 or $15 for both. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Theater. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $12 each; $20 for both. Contact Name: Pamela Lavitt. Contact Email: PamelaL@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 206-388-0832. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stroum Jewish Community Center 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents "Quincy Jones and Ray Charles on Jackson Street"

The SRJO celebrates the swinging Seattle legacy of Ray Charles and Quincy Jones, with a salute to the groundbreaking jazz of the 1940s on Seattle’s Jackson Street, where Ray Charles and Quincy Jones got their starts. Lots of current Seattle personalities will be on hand, including vocalist Reggie Goings and Hammond B-3 organist Joe Doria who will rock the sounds of Ray Charles. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $15-47. Contact Name: Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra. Contact Email: info@srjo.org. Contact Phone: 206-523-6159. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall 200 University St Seattle, WA 98101. For more info visit www.srjo.org.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Hey Marseilles

Using instruments ranging from guitar to accordion to cello, Seattle septet Hey Marseilles perform a unique combination of indie rock, folk, pop and chamber music. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Music. Audience: Kids. Teens. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $20. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Saturday, November 1, 2014, 8:00 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Start to Fitness

Start to Fitness If you’re resolved to begin the New Year with a more active, healthy lifestyle, it’s easy to get started at your library. Throughout 2014, find ideas, inspiration and tips on simple ways to add more movement and healthy options to your life through the new adult series, Start to Fitness. www.kcls.org/fitness. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Classes & Lectures. Organizations. Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Sunday, November 2, 2014. King County Library System.

Mercer Island Girls Lacrosse - Middle School Fall Ball

MERCER ISLAND GIRLS LACROSSE FALL BALL Stay fit, have fun and get a head start on spring! Grades 5-8: 10:30-12 Sundays September 14 - November 2 Islander Middle School Cost $100 - 8 weeks Visit www.migirlslacrosse.com to register. Don't miss out on the fastest growing sport in North America!! Category: Sports & Recreation. Audience: Kids. Teens. Cost: $100. Contact Name: Middle School Coordinator. Contact Email: migirlslaxms@gmail.com. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Islander Middle School.

COME TOGETHER: THE ART OF JOHN LENNON EXHIBIT

Continuing the Lennon legacy of peace and love, Yoko Ono, Legacy Productions, The Shops at The Bravern and Hopelink invite you to “Come Together” to celebrate The Art of John Lennon. Few people know that John did not pick up a guitar for 5 of the last 7 years of his life. During those years he channeled his philosophy through his drawings. These works of art, along with earlier sketches and song lyrics, make up the nearly 100 limited edition lithographs, serigraphs and copper etchings that will be on display at The Bravern’s pop-up exhibit. A suggested $3 donation and merchandise sales will go to Hopelink. For the past 20+ years, Yoko has brought this collection around the world as meeting place for Lennon, Beatle, peace, music, humanitarian, activist, lyricist, satirist and icon fans from all different walks of life. Lennon’s artwork is both inspirational and generational. These exhibits have not only been a forum to view Lennon as an artist but also as a venue to raise funds and awareness for countless… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $3 Suggested Donation. Contact Phone: 888-278-1969. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. The Shops at The Bravern, on Level Three off of the 110 Ave. entrance. 11111 NE 8th St, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.johnlennonartwork.com..

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

W4JCC Church Worship Service

We invite you to join us for our worship service! It is our prayer we will help you grow naturally and spiritually and we welcome you to visit our church! We hope that as a result of your visit you will make a decision to join our family! Each week we will worship together.See you on Sunday! Category: Faith. Family. Music. Organizations. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Email: hear4893@hotmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-795-2598. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 11:00 AM. Witness for Jesus Christian Church 18701 120th Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011.

Mercer Island Visual Arts League Monthly Meeting

First Thursday of each month General monthly information meeting and speaker presentation. You are invited to join the meeting and learn what this art organization does for the community and for emerging artists of all ages. Always an informative speaker or program each month too. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Organizations. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Nannette Bassett. Contact Email: nannettebas@gmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-232-8148. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Mercer Island Community and Event Center 8236 Se 24th St · Mercer Island.

Come Together: The Art of John Lennon

Yoko Ono & Hopelink invite you to “Come Together” and experience the art of John Lennon at The Shops at The Bravern, October 31-November 2. Art available for purchase. Suggested $3 donation will benefit Hopelink. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Charitable. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Contact Name: Rudy Siegel. Contact Email: rudyjsiegel@yahoo.com. Contact Phone: 617-869-7533. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM. The Shops at the Bravern, Bellevue. For more info visit thebravern.com.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Mercer Island Girls Lacrosse - Elementary Fall Ball

MERCER ISLAND GIRLS LACROSSE ELEMENTARY FALL BALL! Stay fit, have fun and get a head start on spring! 1st - 4th Grade Sundays, September 14 - November 2 12:00pm - 1:00pm, Islander Middle School Cost $100 - 8 weeks See www.migirlslacrosse.com for more info. Don't miss out on the fastest growing sport in North America! Register now! Category: Sports & Recreation. Audience: Kids. Cost: $100. Contact Name: Elementary Coordinator. Contact Email: migirlslaxes@gmail.com. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Islander Middle School.

Sue Goetz: “Landscaping for Winter Color and Beauty”

A beautiful garden does not end as the abundant summer fades into fall and winter. Join Sue Goetz, CPH, on Sunday, November 2, at Molbak’s as she shows us how to add texture and color with bark, berries, foliage and evergreens for year-round color. Sue was named 2012 Educator of the Year by the WSNLA and Best Horticulturalist by West Sound Home and Garden magazine in spring 2013. Her writing has appeared in local and national publications. She is also the owner of Creative Gardener and Urban Garden Company in Tacoma. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free for all attendees. Contact Name: Administration. Contact Email: info@northwestperennialalliance.org. Contact Phone: 425-647-6004. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 1:00 PM. Molbak’s Nursery 13625 NE 175th Street Woodinville, WA 98072. For more info visit northwestperennialalliance.org.

Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents "Quincy Jones and Ray Charles on Jackson Street"

The SRJO celebrates the swinging Seattle legacy of Ray Charles and Quincy Jones, with a salute to the groundbreaking jazz of the 1940s on Seattle’s Jackson Street, where Ray Charles and Quincy Jones got their starts. Lots of current Seattle personalities will be on hand, including vocalist Reggie Goings and Hammond B-3 organist Joe Doria who will rock the sounds of Ray Charles. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $15-47. Contact Name: Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra. Contact Email: info@srjo.org. Contact Phone: 206-523-6159. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 2, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.srjo.org.

Creative Beginnings

Mondays, 9:30-10:45 a.m. 8-30 months with parent/caregiver Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Cost: Members: $592; Non-members: $718. Contact Name: Laura Selby. Contact Email: lauraselby@comcast.net. Events Newsletter: Yes. Monday, November 3, 2014, 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM. 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, November 3, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Creative Beginnings

Mondays, 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 8-30 months with parent/caregiver Creative Beginnings is a time for your child, together with a parent or caregiver, to explore the richness of the SJCC Early Childhood School through art, sensory experiences, and creative play. Parents and children facilitate exploration and socialization alongside longtime ECS teacher Laura Selby. As children develop social, emotional, and cognitive skills in this group setting, parents and caregivers develop a community within the J family. Runs September 8 through June 8. Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Cost: Members: $592; Non-members: $718. Contact Name: Laura Selby. Contact Email: lauraselby@comcast.net. Events Newsletter: Yes. Monday, November 3, 2014, 11:15 AM – 12:30 PM. 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Adult Skills & Drills Badminton Class

This class meets weekly on Monday evenings and teaches students badminton techniques and drills essential to effectively improve your game. All skill levels are welcome to participate in this class. Registration is required. Registration Deadline: Friday, 10/24/14. Category: Classes & Lectures. Sports & Recreation. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $106 for 8 wks or $15/class. Contact Name: Jenny Lam. Contact Email: jenny@bellevuebadminton.com. Contact Phone: 4255622950. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, November 3, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bellevue Badminton Club 13405 SE 30th St Ste 1C, Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit bellevuebadminton.com.

The United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra

Look out – the Brits are coming! The United Kingdom Ukulele was formed to challenge people’s expectations of the ukulele. Experience the amazing sounds of the ukulele as the witty ensemble performs a repertoire ranging from Robert Johnson to the Sex Pistols. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Teens. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $20. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Monday, November 3, 2014, 7:30 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Nissim in Concert

Nissim is a Seattle-based recording artist/producer, formerly known as D.Black. While his earlier recordings were filled with rap-music tales of guns, drugs, and violence, he found himself in the midst of a spiritual crisis. In 2009, after converting to Orthodox Judaism and with the release of “Ali’ Yah,” he was quickly showered with accolades. Nissim is joined by Rabbi Simon Benzaquen, Rabbi Emeritus at Sephardic Bikur Holim in Seattle, in a unique team known as “the rabbi and the rapper.”. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $10-15. Contact Name: Pamela Lavitt. Contact Email: PamelaL@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 206-388-0832. Monday, November 3, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Stroum Jewish Community Center 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm A self-guided tour of five fabulous homes beautifully decorated for the holidays in Redmond and Woodinville. All proceeds benefit our philanthropic programs. Tickets available from Chapter members by phone at 425-556-5106 or on our website, www.eastside.assistanceleague.org. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Charitable. Family. Holiday. Organizations. Service Clubs. Volunteer. Cost: $30. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 10:00 AM. Redmond and Woodinville.

Mommy Matters: Moms, Getting Real about What Matters

Mommy Matters is an opportunity for moms to get support and learn about what matters most as your child moves through the toddler and preschool years. Mommy Matters blends Love and Logic Parenting, Positive Discipline, and Gottman principles with personal coaching. Contact instructor Melissa Benaroya, LICSW, for more information and to register, melissa@growparenting.com. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Moms. Cost: Members: $259; Non-Members: $279. Contact Name: Melissa Benaroya. Contact Email: Melissa@GrowParenting.com. Contact Phone: 206.226.6707. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Groups provide a consistent and caring place for group members to discuss the challenges and problems of the disease, share their feelings and find emotional support, as well as exchange information and educate themselves about Alzheimer's disease. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: John Waltner. Contact Phone: 425.556.8140. Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Emerald Heights 10901 176th Circle NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Harriet Arkley- The Good News Chair

From childhood into adulthood, getting called into the office is something we never look forward to. But what if being summoned by adults or authorities wasn't always a bad thing? In her book The Good News Chair, retired elementary school principle Harriet Arkley shares how she used one special chair to turn her office into a place of positive reinforcement, recognition of good behavior, and celebration of accomplishments, and transformed the lives and behavior of many of her students in the process. To learn how to make a "Good News Chair" and use it to transform your classroom or home, join us for a reading and signing with Arkley. Who knows? She might even let us try out the chair ourselves! Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. University Book Store 990 102nd Ave NE Bellevue, WA, 98004. For more info visit www2.bookstore.washington.edu.

Empowered Living, a holistic approach to optimizing health and peace of mind while living with MS

During this thought-provoking and engaging five-week series, you’ll explore a whole person approach to fostering your overall health and well-being while living with Multiple Sclerosis. Maureen Manley, MA, will provide you with realistic understandings and supply you with practical skills to assist you in moving forward with an integrated, health-promoting and empowered approach to life. You’ll learn: • How to honor and work with yourself as a whole person: physical, mental, emotional and spiritual • How to motivate yourself though desire rather than fear • Techniques to manage stress and redirect your energy productively • What drives human behavior, and how to work with your own to make life enhancing choices • How to move through obstacles and stay on track with what you desire • Valuable information on exercise and nutrition. Category: Classes & Lectures. Cost: Free. Contact Phone: 425-899-3000. Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Education Center in the Evergreen Surgery and Physician’s Building 12333 NE 130th Lane, Tan 140 Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Listening Mothers

Listening Mothers™ Wednesdays, 10-11:30 a.m. Moms with babies up to 6 months old The Listening Mothers™ program offers a unique opportunity for parents of babies, birth through six months of age, to discover the joys of parenting. Study after study shows that today’s parents are more stressed than ever before. Are you one of these well-intended but overwhelmed parents? If you are, we have a program just for you. Our researched-based curriculum will turn the present moment into a pleasant moment! The program includes: - Non-judgmental environment in which each parent can discover and share their own inner wisdom - Easy-to-master mindful-based skills that help reduce stress and increase sense of well-being Experienced facilitators who are trained in healthy emotional development who will explore with parents the possible meanings of their baby’s behavior as well as the impact of the baby’s behavior on the parents - A chance to learn the importance of self regulation: skillful ways of staying calm in… Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Moms. Cost: $150. Contact Name: Dana Weiner. Contact Email: DanaW@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 206-388-1992. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Little Book Worms

Stories, songs, and snacks for young children. Join us every Wednesday 11:00am - Noon by the fireplace on the second level of Building Two. In partnership with the Seattle Nanny Network Free parking validation (no purchase necessary). Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: FREE! Contact Name: Jill Covey. Contact Email: jill@seattlenanny.com. Contact Phone: 425.803.9511. Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Bravern 11111 Ne 8th St Ste 5, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.seattlenanny.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

NEW! Tween Fitness, Ages 9-13

Wednesdays beginning October 1 3:30-4:30 p.m. ages 9-13 SJCC members: free/guests $5Tween Fitness is for kids who want to be active. Kids will learn to use bands, balls and their own body weight to work on cardiovascular and weight training as well as balance, stability, and stretching. This class is appropriate for all levels so preteens learn the skills to work out safer and more efficiently, empowering them to want to exercise on their own. Category: Sports & Recreation. Audience: Kids. Teens. Cost: members: free; guests: $5. Contact Name: Dana Azose. Contact Email: danaa@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 2063880836. Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. SJCC Mercer Island 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Thursday, November 6, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Mercer Island Visual Arts League General Meeting October

Monthly general meeting. Open to the public. Discover what MIVAL does. Meet many artists of all mediums and what they do. Become a member and make new friendships through visual arts. www.MIVAL.org. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: FREE. Contact Name: Nannette Bassett. Contact Email: nannettebas@gmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-232-8148. Thursday, November 6, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. 4400 86th Ave Mercer Island, WA.

King County Library System 2014 Preliminary Budget Hearings

The King County Library System (KCLS) is holding public hearings to present the 2015 Budget. Budget allocations include Critical Resources to maintain a consistently high standard of excellence and support Services that align with KCLS' five strategic goals: FACILITATE Early Learning and cultivate young readers ENGAGE and support children and teens ENOURAGE lifelong learning PROVIDE personalized information access and assistance REACH and engage the County's culturally diverse population Please join us! We welcome your input. Unable to attend in person? Comment online until midnight November 6. www.kcls.org/about/budget.com For more information visit www.kcls.org/about/budget/cfm or contact Maria Hatcher, 425.369.3233, mshatcher@kcls.org. Category: Government. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Contact Name: Bellevue Library. Contact Email: sjcummins@kcls.org. Contact Phone: 425.450.1765. Thursday, November 6, 2014, 7:00 PM. Bellevue Library 1111 110th Avenue NE Bellevue, WA 98004.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Thursday, November 6, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Walk With Your Libraries

Walk With Your Libraries Isn't it time to get moving? Exercise your mind and body with your library's collection and custom walking maps. For fun, for fitness, for life, walk with your libraries! Please visit guides.kcls.org/walkwithyourlibrary or call the library at 425.486.7811 for more information. Category: Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, November 7, 2014. King County Library System.

Husky Cruise 2014 - UCLA

Tailgate Seattle style…Game Day Husky Boat Cruises are back! Don't worry about fighting traffic, paying the 520 bridge toll or finding expensive parking, instead relax and enjoy a scenic boat ride to and from the game aboard Argosy’s "Champagne Lady," complete with No Host bar service onboard. On all dates, board at Carillon Point 2 hours prior to game start time, with sailing departure promptly 1 1/2 hours before kick-off. Please continue to check event page for updated kick off times as schedule allows. Tickets are $62 including sales tax (excluding transaction fees), per person for boat cruise only. To enjoy waterfront dining before or after your game day excursion, we strongly suggest making your reservation for or grabbing a boxed lunch to go from the Beach Café (Please call ahead)! Try our inclusive deal! For $76 get a $20 voucher to Beach Cafe along with your ticket on the cruise. Perfect to grab a meal and drink before or after the game! Please retain ticket as proof of purchase. Valid on day of… Category: Sports & Recreation. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, November 7, 2014. Beach Cafe 1270 Carillon Point Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.thewoodmark.com.

Tot Shabbat

Join us with your children and celebrate Shabbat with songs and challah on Friday mornings. Category: Music. Audience: Kids. Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: FREE. Contact Name: Dana Weiner. Contact Email: DanaW@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 2063881992. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, November 7, 2014, 9:45 AM – 10:30 AM. 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Friday, November 7, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Eric & Encarnación's Flamenco de Raiz: An Intimate Evening of Passion and Soul

Eric & Encarnación with special guests Jesus Montoya and Luis de la Tota will present traditional and original compositions & dance numbers including new, unreleased songs, rooted in the deep tradition of Andalusia, Spain: the centuries old art form known as Flamenco. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $40. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Friday, November 7, 2014, 7:30 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Friday, November 7, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Feline Fix

Take advantage of Seattle Humane's special Feline Fix Day discounts on Saturday, Nov. 8! For one day only we're offering $15 female cat spay surgeries and $5 male cat neuter surgeries. Use our website link to make an appointment today - appointments fill up quickly! Category: Organizations. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5-15. Contact Name: Seattle Humane. Contact Phone: 425-649-7560. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 8, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. 13212 SE Eastgate Way Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit www.seattlehumane.org.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Saturday, November 8, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 8, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Shabbat Unplugged

Unplug from technology and plug in to your community and family. Every Shabbat Unplugged will feature a variety of activities open to our entire community. We’ll have family yoga, a gym obstacle course, swimming, and art projects. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: FREE. Contact Name: Zach Duitch. Contact Email: Zachd@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 206-232-7115. Saturday, November 8, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Stroum Jewish Community Center: 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Best of Fest: Israeli TV Series - Arab Labor (Season 4)

Israeli TV Dinner Series Saturday, November 1 | Episodes 1-5 | Falafel bar dinner included 7 p.m. | SJCC Mercer Island Saturday, November 8 | Episodes 6-10 | Guest speaker TBA 7 p.m. | SJCC Mercer Island This wickedly funny Israeli sitcom, created by noted author Sayed Kashua, takes jabs at Israeli and Palestinian stereotypes. November 1: falafel bar dinner November 8: special guest speaker Tickets $12 each or $20 for both SJCC members/students/youth/senior $10 or $15 for both. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Theater. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $12 each; $20 for both. Contact Name: Pamela Lavitt. Contact Email: PamelaL@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 206-388-0832. Saturday, November 8, 2014, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Stroum Jewish Community Center 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Saturday, November 8, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Eric & Encarnación's Flamenco de Raiz: An Intimate Evening of Passion and Soul

Eric & Encarnación with special guests Jesus Montoya and Luis de la Tota will present traditional and original compositions & dance numbers including new, unreleased songs, rooted in the deep tradition of Andalusia, Spain: the centuries old art form known as Flamenco. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $40. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Saturday, November 8, 2014, 8:00 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Sunday, November 9, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

W4JCC Church Worship Service

We invite you to join us for our worship service! It is our prayer we will help you grow naturally and spiritually and we welcome you to visit our church! We hope that as a result of your visit you will make a decision to join our family! Each week we will worship together.See you on Sunday! Category: Faith. Family. Music. Organizations. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Email: hear4893@hotmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-795-2598. Sunday, November 9, 2014, 11:00 AM. Witness for Jesus Christian Church 18701 120th Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 9, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Craft School: Mead Making

Make your own mead! Erik Newquist, founder of Everett's Æsir Meadery, leads this hands-on introduction to the art and science of mead-making. You will learn a bit about the history and culture of this drink, then dive into the mead-making process. After reviewing materials and ingredient choices, each participant will get to brew a one-gallon batch of mead. You'll depart with handouts, complete instructions on caring for and drinking your mead, and a tasty gallon of this ancient, yet still popular, drink. Bring your own materials and ingredients or Erik will provide them for a materials fee of $50. Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Cost: Members: $50 (+ $50 for materials) / Non-Members: $55 (+ $55 for materials). Sunday, November 9, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Nordic Heritage Museum 3014 NW 67th Street Seattle, WA 98117. For more info visit craftschool-meadmaking.eventbrite.com.

Craft School: Nordic Beer Tasting and Drinking Songs

Nordic Heritage Museum’s Craft School presents a special pre-Yulefest evening of beer and song. Sample and analyze a wide range of Nordic and Nordic-style beers, including the first tasting of a fresh batch brewed especially for this event. Taste samples of the barley, malt, and hops used to gain a better understanding of the craft of beermaking. Then, join the museum’s music archivist, Kathi Ploeger, to learn some typical Nordic drinking songs. Learn Helan går; Han skal leve; O, så synger vi; and others. Kathi will share her expertise in the history and culture of Norse drinking traditions. Category: Classes & Lectures. Cost: $30 members / $35 non-members. Sunday, November 9, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Nordic Heritage Museum 3014 NW 67th Street Seattle, WA 98117. For more info visit craftschool-beertasting.eventbrite.com.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, November 10, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Adult Skills & Drills Badminton Class

This class meets weekly on Monday evenings and teaches students badminton techniques and drills essential to effectively improve your game. All skill levels are welcome to participate in this class. Registration is required. Registration Deadline: Friday, 10/24/14. Category: Classes & Lectures. Sports & Recreation. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $106 for 8 wks or $15/class. Contact Name: Jenny Lam. Contact Email: jenny@bellevuebadminton.com. Contact Phone: 4255622950. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, November 10, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bellevue Badminton Club 13405 SE 30th St Ste 1C, Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit bellevuebadminton.com.

Brown Bear “Veterans Day Free Car Wash”

Brown Bear Car Wash offers free “Bear Essential” car washes at automated tunnel washes to current or former members of the military on Veteran’s Day, November 11. See www.brownbear.com for a list of participating locations. The event is the company’s way of demonstrating appreciation for those who currently serve our country and have made sacrifices on behalf of all of us. Category: Charitable. Family. Government. Organizations. Outdoor. Cost: FREE to current and former military personnel. Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM. Brown Bear Car Wash 21 Washington Tunnel Wash locations Puget Sound, WA 98010.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm A self-guided tour of five fabulous homes beautifully decorated for the holidays in Redmond and Woodinville. All proceeds benefit our philanthropic programs. Tickets available from Chapter members by phone at 425-556-5106 or on our website, www.eastside.assistanceleague.org. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Charitable. Family. Holiday. Organizations. Service Clubs. Volunteer. Cost: $30. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 10:00 AM. Redmond and Woodinville.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Bill Roorbach- The Remedy for Love

A moving and often humorous new novel that finds two strangers reluctantly stuck together when they are trapped in a mountain cabin during a monster snowstorm, Bill Roorbach's The Remedy for Love is a story about the truths we reveal when there is no space for artifice and the bonds that unfurl as we let that artifice go. Joining us for a reading and signing, Roorbach will present his new book, introduce us to the small town lawyer and distressed young woman at its center, and share about his experience bring their story to life. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. University Book Store 990 102nd Ave NE Bellevue, WA, 98004. For more info visit www2.bookstore.washington.edu.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Little Book Worms

Stories, songs, and snacks for young children. Join us every Wednesday 11:00am - Noon by the fireplace on the second level of Building Two. In partnership with the Seattle Nanny Network Free parking validation (no purchase necessary). Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: FREE! Contact Name: Jill Covey. Contact Email: jill@seattlenanny.com. Contact Phone: 425.803.9511. Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Bravern 11111 Ne 8th St Ste 5, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.seattlenanny.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Alzheimer's Association Bellevue Day Caregiver Support Group

Caring for someone with memory loss? Need support and information? Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups provide a place for caregivers to learn and gain support from others caring for a person with memory loss. Support groups also serve as an opportunity for participants to receive information on care management, available services, and current research and treatment options. A free support group for unpaid care partners, family members and friends of individuals with memory loss is held the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 1:30-3:00pm at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave. SE, Room 1E2, Bellevue, WA 98007. Contact facilitator Ruth Hansing at 206.232.2537 for details. Category: Organizations. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Ruth Hansing. Contact Phone: 206-232-2537. Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave. SE, Room 1E2, Bellevue, WA 98007. For more info visit www.alzwa.org.

Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

Caring for someone with memory loss? Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups provide a place for caregivers to learn and gain support from others caring for a person with memory loss. Support groups also serve as an opportunity for participants to receive information on care management, available services, and current research and treatment options. A free support group for unpaid care partners, family members and friends of individuals with memory loss is held the 2nd Wednesday each month from 1:30 - 3:00 pm of at the Saint Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave SE, Room 1E2, Bellevue, WA 98007. Contact Ruth Hansing at (206) 232 - 2537 for details. Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Ruth Hansing. Contact Phone: (206) 232 - 2537. Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Saint Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave SE, Room 1E2, Bellevue, WA 98007.

Robert Dugoni- My Sister's Grave

Twenty years ago, when Tracy Crosswhite's sister disappeared, she quit her job as a teacher, joined the Seattle Police Department, and dedicated her life to tracking down killers. In My Sisters Grave, the latest book by Robert Dugoni, Tracy returns to her hometown when her sister's remains are finally uncovered, determined to track down the real killer even if it means unearthing long-held secrets and catastrophic truths about what really happened. Joining us for a reading and signing, Dugoni will introduce his exciting new thriller and its suspenseful and moving story about murder, secrets, and family. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. University Book Store 990 102nd Ave NE Bellevue, WA, 98004. For more info visit www2.bookstore.washington.edu.

Residence XII Intervention Education Class

Intervention can save the life of an alcoholic or drug addict. There is no more loving action a family member or friend can provide to someone who is sick with the disease of addition. Learn more at this Intervention Classes taught by Certified Chemical Dependency Counselors who are experienced interventionists with many years of experience working with families, friends, clergy, employers and other who want help dealing with addiction issues. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Nicci Noteboom. Contact Email: nnoteboom@residencexii.org. Contact Phone: 425-823-8844. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. 12029 113th Ave NE, Kirkland WA 98034. For more info visit www.residencexii.org.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Thursday, November 13, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Eastside Genealogical Society Meeting

Topic: FamilySearch.org - Celia McNay will go through the major parts of this website with tips on searches, using information, and tutorial helps. She will introduce the Family Tree, share the Memories sections and more, as time permits. Doors open at 6:30 pm for networking . See our website for FREE genealogical help and other Special Interest Group meetings. Visitors are always welcome. Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Organizations. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: Free. Thursday, November 13, 2014, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Bellevue Regional Library, Room 1, 1111 – 110th Ave NE Bellevue 98004. For more info visit www.rootsweb.ancestry.com.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Thursday, November 13, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Walk With Your Libraries

Walk With Your Libraries Isn't it time to get moving? Exercise your mind and body with your library's collection and custom walking maps. For fun, for fitness, for life, walk with your libraries! Please visit guides.kcls.org/walkwithyourlibrary or call the library at 425.486.7811 for more information. Category: Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, November 14, 2014. King County Library System.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Friday, November 14, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

The Brothers Four

Celebrating 50 great years of delighting audiences with their folk and love songs from around the world, The Brothers Four have become known as pioneers in the musical movement coined “folk revival.” Their all-acoustic ensemble consisting of guitars, banjo, mandolin, upright bass, and their voices, this quartet is always a beautiful performance of acoustic music and entertainment. With hits like “Try to Remember” “Greenfields” and “Michael, Row the Boat Ashore” the Brothers Four are national icons of American Folk music. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $30. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Friday, November 14, 2014, 7:30 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Friday, November 14, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Saturday, November 15, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 15, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Skagit Wine & Beer Festival

You will be delighted with wines & microbrews from regions throughout Washington, including local Skagit County wineries as well as gourmet appetizers, divine chocolate and delectable cheese samplings made right in Skagit County. Saturday, November 16th 3:00pm to 4:00pm VIP 4:00pm to 8:00pm General Admission Best Western CottonTree Inn $40 per person – $70 per couple Includes wine tastings, glass with souvenir charm, food, chocolate and cheese samplings. VIP $60 per person – $110 per couple —MUST BE AT LEAST 21 YRS OF AGE TO ATTEND Purchase Tickets at Eventbrite: http://skagitwineandbeerfestival.eventbrite.com/#. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Fairs & Festivals. Holiday. Music. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $40 per person – $70 per couple Includes wine tastings, glass with souvenir charm, food, chocolate and cheese samplings. VIP $60 per person – $110 per couple. Contact Name: Lisa Swanberg. Contact Email: office@mountvernonchamber.com. Contact Phone: 360-428-8547. Saturday, November 15, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 2300 Market St Mt Vernon, WA 98273. For more info visit www.mountvernonchamber.com.

Parents' Night Out at Pacific Science Center

Pacific Science Center offers Parents' Night Out events all year round. Spend a night out (or in!) while your child enjoys private, after-hours exploration of our exhibits, hands-on activities, and a live science, planetarium or laser light show. Your child will enjoy a light snack upon arrival and a science-themed treat later in the evening. Register online at pacificsciencecenter.org or call (206) 443-2925 for more details. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Classes & Lectures. Fairs & Festivals. Family. Organizations. Schools. Sports & Recreation. Volunteer. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $40, or $30 for Pacific Science Center members. Contact Name: Pacific Science Center. Contact Email: edprograms@pacsci.org. Contact Phone: 206-443-2925. Saturday, November 15, 2014, 5:30 PM – 11:00 PM. Pacific Science Center 200 2nd Ave N Seattle, WA 98109. For more info visit www.pacificsciencecenter.org.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Saturday, November 15, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

The Brothers Four

Celebrating 50 great years of delighting audiences with their folk and love songs from around the world, The Brothers Four have become known as pioneers in the musical movement coined “folk revival.” Their all-acoustic ensemble consisting of guitars, banjo, mandolin, upright bass, and their voices, this quartet is always a beautiful performance of acoustic music and entertainment. With hits like “Try to Remember” “Greenfields” and “Michael, Row the Boat Ashore” the Brothers Four are national icons of American Folk music. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $30. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Saturday, November 15, 2014, 8:00 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Sunday, November 16, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

W4JCC Church Worship Service

We invite you to join us for our worship service! It is our prayer we will help you grow naturally and spiritually and we welcome you to visit our church! We hope that as a result of your visit you will make a decision to join our family! Each week we will worship together.See you on Sunday! Category: Faith. Family. Music. Organizations. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Email: hear4893@hotmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-795-2598. Sunday, November 16, 2014, 11:00 AM. Witness for Jesus Christian Church 18701 120th Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 16, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Operation Christmas Child National Collection Week

Impact a child's life with a simple shoebox gift. Fill a shoebox with school supplies, toys, necessity items and a note of encouragement for a child overseas suffering due to disaster, disease, war, terrorism, famine or poverty. Drop-off locations are in your area November 17-24. To find a location near you, visit www.samaritanspurse.org. Category: Charitable. Contact Phone: 253-572-1155. Monday, November 17, 2014, 8:00 AM – Monday, November 24, 2014, 6:00 PM. n/a.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, November 17, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Adult Skills & Drills Badminton Class

This class meets weekly on Monday evenings and teaches students badminton techniques and drills essential to effectively improve your game. All skill levels are welcome to participate in this class. Registration is required. Registration Deadline: Friday, 10/24/14. Category: Classes & Lectures. Sports & Recreation. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $106 for 8 wks or $15/class. Contact Name: Jenny Lam. Contact Email: jenny@bellevuebadminton.com. Contact Phone: 4255622950. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, November 17, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bellevue Badminton Club 13405 SE 30th St Ste 1C, Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit bellevuebadminton.com.

Jim French's Imagination Theater

America’s premiere radio drama series featuring the stories of Sherlock Holmes and Harry Niles, recorded live at KPC. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Audience: Kids. Teens. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $12. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Monday, November 17, 2014, 7:30 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Jim French's Imagination Theater

Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Theater. Audience: College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $12. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Monday, November 17, 2014, 7:30 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm A self-guided tour of five fabulous homes beautifully decorated for the holidays in Redmond and Woodinville. All proceeds benefit our philanthropic programs. Tickets available from Chapter members by phone at 425-556-5106 or on our website, www.eastside.assistanceleague.org. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Charitable. Family. Holiday. Organizations. Service Clubs. Volunteer. Cost: $30. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 10:00 AM. Redmond and Woodinville.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Alzheimer's Association Kirkland Caregiver Support Group

Caring for someone with memory loss? Need support and information? Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups provide a place for caregivers to learn and gain support from others caring for a person with memory loss. Support groups also serve as an opportunity for participants to receive information on care management, available services, and current research and treatment options. A free support group for unpaid care partners, family members and friends of individuals with memory loss is held the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 1:00 – 2:30pm at Lake Washington United Methodist Church, Multipurpose Room, 7525 132nd Ave. NE, Kirkland, WA 98033. Contact facilitator Darlene Bartron at 425-891-6467 for details. Category: Organizations. Audience: College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Darlene Bartron. Contact Phone: 425-891-6467. Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Lake Washington United Methodist Church, Multipurpose Room, 7525 132nd Ave. NE, Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.alzwa.org.

2014 Eastside Economic Forecast Breakfast

Above & Beyond. This annual, sell-out event provides critical information for making your 2015 budgeting, forecasting and strategic business planning decisions. Get the 2015 Eastside Economic Strategy Guide to reference key economic data for budgeting purposes, plus complete Eastside business leader survey results to find out what local companies are saying about the business climate in Bellevue! Featured Event Keynote Speaker: Joe Quinlan, Chief Market Strategist, Bank of America. Category: Organizations. Cost: $65 Members, $75 Prospective Members, $625 Corporate Table of 10 Member, $725 Corporate Table of 10 Prospective. Contact Name: Bellevue Chamber of Commerce. Contact Email: staffteam@bellevuechamber.org. Contact Phone: 425-454-2464. Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Hyatt Regency Bellevue 900 Bellevue Way NE Bellevue, WA 98004.

Eastside Transportation Association meeting

July 16, 2014 ETA MEETING ----- The July ETA meeting will feature Councilmember John Stilin, Chair, Eastside Transportation Partnership (ETP), speaking on: • Suburban transportation needs and priorities. • Sub-area equity. • Steps that could boost the Suburban voice in regional transportation issues. • How does the overwhelming defeat of Prop. 1 by the non-Seattle voters change the influence of ETP and SCATBd in determining transportation decisions at the King County Council? The mission of ETP is to provide an Eastside forum for inter-jurisdictional cooperation to implement coordinated, prioritized transportation plans and programs through leadership, education, and advocacy. See http://www.kingcounty.gov/transportation/kcdot/PlanningAndPolicy/RegionalTransportationPlanning/Transportation%20Boards/Eastside_Transportation_Partnership.aspx for more information about ETP. Category: Organizations. Volunteer. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Victor H. Bishop. Contact Email: vicbishop@earthlink.net. Contact Phone: 4257461748. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM. Master Builders, 335 116th Ave. SE, Bellevue.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Little Book Worms

Stories, songs, and snacks for young children. Join us every Wednesday 11:00am - Noon by the fireplace on the second level of Building Two. In partnership with the Seattle Nanny Network Free parking validation (no purchase necessary). Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: FREE! Contact Name: Jill Covey. Contact Email: jill@seattlenanny.com. Contact Phone: 425.803.9511. Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Bravern 11111 Ne 8th St Ste 5, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.seattlenanny.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Thursday, November 20, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Early Settler Life Program

Visitors are invited to participate in hands-on activities that relate to early settler life. What was it like before washing machines, clothes dryers, running water or supermarkets? You can help with the household chores by rolling dough, washing clothes and hanging them out to dry, or beating rugs. You can also milk Daisy Belle the cow before you leave. These were daily chores that kept the early settlers busy! Category: Family. Audience: Kids. Cost: $1.00. Contact Email: info@eastsideheritagecenter.org. Contact Phone: (425) 450-1049. Events Newsletter: Yes. Thursday, November 20, 2014, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. KidsQuest Children's Museum 4091 Factoria Square Mall SE, Bellevue, WA 98006.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Thursday, November 20, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Walk With Your Libraries

Walk With Your Libraries Isn't it time to get moving? Exercise your mind and body with your library's collection and custom walking maps. For fun, for fitness, for life, walk with your libraries! Please visit guides.kcls.org/walkwithyourlibrary or call the library at 425.486.7811 for more information. Category: Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, November 21, 2014. King County Library System.

Husky Cruise 2014 - Oregon State

Tailgate Seattle style…Game Day Husky Boat Cruises are back! Don't worry about fighting traffic, paying the 520 bridge toll or finding expensive parking, instead relax and enjoy a scenic boat ride to and from the game aboard Argosy’s "Champagne Lady," complete with No Host bar service onboard. On all dates, board at Carillon Point 2 hours prior to game start time, with sailing departure promptly 1 1/2 hours before kick-off. Please continue to check event page for updated kick off times as schedule allows. Tickets are $62 including sales tax (excluding transaction fees), per person for boat cruise only. To enjoy waterfront dining before or after your game day excursion, we strongly suggest making your reservation for or grabbing a boxed lunch to go from the Beach Café (Please call ahead)! Try our inclusive deal! For $76 get a $20 voucher to Beach Cafe along with your ticket on the cruise. Perfect to grab a meal and drink before or after the game! Please retain ticket as proof of purchase. Valid on day of… Category: Sports & Recreation. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, November 21, 2014. Beach Cafe 1270 Carillon Point Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.thewoodmark.com.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Friday, November 21, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Friday, November 21, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Saturday, November 22, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 22, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Band Together

Mercer Island Band Boosters Presents BAND TOGETHER A Band Fundraiser for Grades 5 - 12 Saturday, November 22, 2014 6:00 – 10:00 pm Mercer Island Community Center Come together. Don’t miss this unique evening to support Mercer Island School District band programs. The evening’s theme, “Rockin’ the Casbah,” will feature an eclectic mix of music, wine, beer, hors d'oeuvres and desserts with a Moroccan flair along with one-of-a-kind Live and Silent auction items. Tickets for this adults only event are available in limited quantity for $75 per person. Play together. Come experience the music of Nearly Dan, a Seattle band performing the music of 70’s legendary classic rock band, Steely Dan. Some of the heritage band’s well-known songs include: Deacon Blues, Rikki Don’t Lose That Number and Kid Charlemagne. Nearly Dan is made up of 12 national musicians with talent spanning many genres—from rock, R&B and country to fusion, swing and jazz—and who have trained at institutions from Berklee College of Music in… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Music. Schools. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $75 Adults. Saturday, November 22, 2014, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Mercer Island Community Center.

Pork Filled Productions presents Fast Company

“There are crosses, double-crosses and schemes devious enough to impress the most jaded flimflammer.” –NY Times When con games are the family business, watch your back – because it’s not just about the score, it’s about who you can trust! Meet the Kwans: a Chinese American family of expert con artists, grifters and thieves. But when daughter Blue masterminds the job of the decade stealing the world’s most valuable comic book, it might just spell disaster for the whole family, including her brothers Francis and H and their mother Mable. Pitting new game theory against old-school cons, truth against illusion and family bonds against betrayal, it’s a race to see who will come out on top in this fun, stylish crime caper. Rated "PG-“13 for strong language and intense situations. Fast Company is a play written by Carla Ching, directed by Amy Poisson and produced by Narea Kang, Maggie Lee, May Nguyen & Roger Tang. Featuring Daniel Arreola, Mariko Kita, Kevin Lin and Sara Porkalob. This production is… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Seniors. Cost: $12-18. Contact Name: Roger Tang. Contact Email: info@porkfilled.com. Contact Phone: 206 486-0375. Events Newsletter: No. Saturday, November 22, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:25 PM. Theatre Off Jackson 409 7th Ave. S. Seattle, WA. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Uncle Bonsai

Acoustic trio Uncle Bonsai incorporates elements of jazz, pop, Broadway, reggae, and classical music into a unique style of funny, very personal songs. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $25. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Saturday, November 22, 2014, 8:00 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Sunday, November 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

W4JCC Church Worship Service

We invite you to join us for our worship service! It is our prayer we will help you grow naturally and spiritually and we welcome you to visit our church! We hope that as a result of your visit you will make a decision to join our family! Each week we will worship together.See you on Sunday! Category: Faith. Family. Music. Organizations. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Email: hear4893@hotmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-795-2598. Sunday, November 23, 2014, 11:00 AM. Witness for Jesus Christian Church 18701 120th Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, November 24, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Adult Skills & Drills Badminton Class

This class meets weekly on Monday evenings and teaches students badminton techniques and drills essential to effectively improve your game. All skill levels are welcome to participate in this class. Registration is required. Registration Deadline: Friday, 10/24/14. Category: Classes & Lectures. Sports & Recreation. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $106 for 8 wks or $15/class. Contact Name: Jenny Lam. Contact Email: jenny@bellevuebadminton.com. Contact Phone: 4255622950. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, November 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bellevue Badminton Club 13405 SE 30th St Ste 1C, Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit bellevuebadminton.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm A self-guided tour of five fabulous homes beautifully decorated for the holidays in Redmond and Woodinville. All proceeds benefit our philanthropic programs. Tickets available from Chapter members by phone at 425-556-5106 or on our website, www.eastside.assistanceleague.org. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Charitable. Family. Holiday. Organizations. Service Clubs. Volunteer. Cost: $30. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 10:00 AM. Redmond and Woodinville.

Inflorescence Exhibition at Kirkland Arts Center

Inflorescence: a group or cluster of flowers growing from a common stem in a characteristic arrangement. Like the architecture of inflorescence, this exhibition is an arrangement of works growing from a common theme. The selected artists are all inspired by the plant world, but each has his/her own aesthetic. Kirkland Arts Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 6pm. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Anna Braden. Contact Email: abraden@kirklandartscenter.org. Contact Phone: 425-822-7161 x. 102. Events Newsletter: No. Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Kirkland Arts Center 620 Market Street Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandartscenter.org.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Little Book Worms

Stories, songs, and snacks for young children. Join us every Wednesday 11:00am - Noon by the fireplace on the second level of Building Two. In partnership with the Seattle Nanny Network Free parking validation (no purchase necessary). Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: FREE! Contact Name: Jill Covey. Contact Email: jill@seattlenanny.com. Contact Phone: 425.803.9511. Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Bravern 11111 Ne 8th St Ste 5, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.seattlenanny.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Walk With Your Libraries

Walk With Your Libraries Isn't it time to get moving? Exercise your mind and body with your library's collection and custom walking maps. For fun, for fitness, for life, walk with your libraries! Please visit guides.kcls.org/walkwithyourlibrary or call the library at 425.486.7811 for more information. Category: Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, November 28, 2014. King County Library System.

Seattle International Comedy Competition

America’s biggest touring comedy festival, the Seattle International Comedy Competition brings five of the top comics from around the country to compete for top honors and a shot at cash and prizes. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Audience: Kids. Teens. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $30. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Friday, November 28, 2014, 8:00 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

'Twas The Night...

Adaptation by Lani Brockman and Susan Bardsley • Music and Lyrics by Susan Bardsley Directed by Lani Brockman • Musically Directed by Susan Bardsley From the talented team who create the musicals for StoryBook Theater, this hilarious spin on the familiar holiday poem is guaranteed to have the whole family laughing. Join the Big Family and their menagerie as they await the coming of St. Nick. Now in its 14th year, this Studio tradition includes new surprises each year. Run Time: 90 min. Performances on Friday at 7 p.m. Saturday/Sunday at 11 a.m. 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Theater. Audience: Kids. Teens. Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: All Seats: $15. Contact Name: Studio East. Contact Email: info@studio-east.org. Contact Phone: 425-820-1800. Saturday, November 29, 2014, 11:00 AM – Sunday, December 21, 2014, 5:00 PM. Studio East 11730 118th Ave. NE Kirkland, WA 98034.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 29, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, November 29, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Lanz, Tingstad and Rumbel

This Grammy award winning new age trio plays music from America, the British Isles, Asia, and Spain. Eric Tingstad, a composer who plays finger style guitar, was trained in the Segovian classical guitar tradition and has been influenced by Led Zeppelin, Ravi Shankar, and Martin Denny. Nancy Rumbel, who plays the oboe, English horn, and double ocarina, was early on intrigued by ethnomusicology. Don’t miss out on this trio’s unique take on new age music and the singular sound they bring to the stage. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $35. Contact Name: Kirkland Performance Center. Contact Email: box1@kpcenter.org. Contact Phone: 425 893 9900. Saturday, November 29, 2014, 8:00 PM. Kirkland Performance Center 350 Kirkland Ave Kirkland, WA 98033.

W4JCC Church Worship Service

We invite you to join us for our worship service! It is our prayer we will help you grow naturally and spiritually and we welcome you to visit our church! We hope that as a result of your visit you will make a decision to join our family! Each week we will worship together.See you on Sunday! Category: Faith. Family. Music. Organizations. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Email: hear4893@hotmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-795-2598. Sunday, November 30, 2014, 11:00 AM. Witness for Jesus Christian Church 18701 120th Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 30, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, November 30, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

PROVIDENCE O’CHRISTMAS TREES CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL

Spend the day wrapped in the holiday spirit at the free Christmas Carnival at Providence Health & Services’ 30th anniversary O’Christmas Trees event! Bring the entire family to this holiday tradition and view 14 exquisitely designed trees that will be auctioned off at the Providence O’Christmas Trees Gala Dinner & Auction. Enjoy live entertainment throughout the afternoon and evening while viewing the trees, participating in craft projects for the kids, and visiting with Santa. Category: Holiday. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, December 1, 2014, 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM. The Westin Seattle 1900 5th Ave, Seattle.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Monday, December 1, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Adult Skills & Drills Badminton Class

This class meets weekly on Monday evenings and teaches students badminton techniques and drills essential to effectively improve your game. All skill levels are welcome to participate in this class. Registration is required. Registration Deadline: Friday, 10/24/14. Category: Classes & Lectures. Sports & Recreation. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $106 for 8 wks or $15/class. Contact Name: Jenny Lam. Contact Email: jenny@bellevuebadminton.com. Contact Phone: 4255622950. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, December 1, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bellevue Badminton Club 13405 SE 30th St Ste 1C, Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit bellevuebadminton.com.

Start to Fitness

Start to Fitness If you’re resolved to begin the New Year with a more active, healthy lifestyle, it’s easy to get started at your library. Throughout 2014, find ideas, inspiration and tips on simple ways to add more movement and healthy options to your life through the new adult series, Start to Fitness. www.kcls.org/fitness. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Classes & Lectures. Organizations. Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Tuesday, December 2, 2014. King County Library System.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014

Assistance League of the Eastside presents Celebrations Holiday Home Tour - Friday December 5, 2014, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm A self-guided tour of five fabulous homes beautifully decorated for the holidays in Redmond and Woodinville. All proceeds benefit our philanthropic programs. Tickets available from Chapter members by phone at 425-556-5106 or on our website, www.eastside.assistanceleague.org. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Benefit. Charitable. Family. Holiday. Organizations. Service Clubs. Volunteer. Cost: $30. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 10:00 AM. Redmond and Woodinville.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group

Caregiver Support Groups provide a consistent and caring place for group members to discuss the challenges and problems of the disease, share their feelings and find emotional support, as well as exchange information and educate themselves about Alzheimer's disease. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: John Waltner. Contact Phone: 425.556.8140. Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Emerald Heights 10901 176th Circle NE Redmond, WA 98052.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Little Book Worms

Stories, songs, and snacks for young children. Join us every Wednesday 11:00am - Noon by the fireplace on the second level of Building Two. In partnership with the Seattle Nanny Network Free parking validation (no purchase necessary). Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: FREE! Contact Name: Jill Covey. Contact Email: jill@seattlenanny.com. Contact Phone: 425.803.9511. Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Bravern 11111 Ne 8th St Ste 5, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.seattlenanny.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Thursday, December 4, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Walk With Your Libraries

Walk With Your Libraries Isn't it time to get moving? Exercise your mind and body with your library's collection and custom walking maps. For fun, for fitness, for life, walk with your libraries! Please visit guides.kcls.org/walkwithyourlibrary or call the library at 425.486.7811 for more information. Category: Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, December 5, 2014. King County Library System.

TELOS Open House

Open House to find out about TELOS classes for retirees at Bellevue College. Classes in Art, Literature, History, Current Events, and more. All classes are taught in a relaxed, non-graded atmosphere. Classes meet once a week. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Seniors. Cost: 0. Contact Name: Angela Young. Contact Email: angela.young@bellevuecollege.edu. Contact Phone: 425-564-4007. Friday, December 5, 2014, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Bellevue College North Campus 14673 NE 29th Place Bellevue, WA 98007. For more info visit www.bellevuecollege.edu.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, December 5, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, December 6, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Shabbat Unplugged

Unplug from technology and plug in to your community and family. Every Shabbat Unplugged will feature a variety of activities open to our entire community. We’ll have family yoga, a gym obstacle course, swimming, and art projects. Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Music. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: FREE. Contact Name: Zach Duitch. Contact Email: zachd@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 206-232-7115. Saturday, December 6, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Stroum Jewish Community Center. For more info visit sjcc.org.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, December 6, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Film and Concert: "Flory's Flame" and Legacy

Keeper of the flame of Sephardic music, songbird Flory Jagoda takes audiences on a spellbinding, magical journey through songs and storytelling. Born in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Jagoda blends Ladino, her mother tongue, with Balkan cultural traditions. The program kicks off with a film premiere of “Flory’s Flame,” a new documentary that weaves Jagoda’s life story. It traces her family’s Spanish Jewish roots from the Inquisition to the former Yugoslavia and culminates in a concert at the Library of Congress and her life’s work bringing this rich cultural heritage to international audiences. The film directors will attend. For the concert, Jagoda is joined by hand-picked musicians: family, apprentices, and students steeped in the rich sounds of Sephardic traditions. Co-presented by the Sephardic Studies Program of the Stroum Center for Jewish Studies at the University of Washington for International Ladino Day. advance tickets: members/students/youths/seniors: $25 guests: $30 at the door: $35 Doors open 30 minu… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Music. Audience: Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $25-30. Contact Name: Pamela Lavitt. Contact Email: PamelaL@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 206.388.0832. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, December 6, 2014, 6:00 PM. The Stroum Jewish Community Center 3801 East Mercer Way Mercer Island, WA 98040. For more info visit sjcc.org.

W4JCC Church Worship Service

We invite you to join us for our worship service! It is our prayer we will help you grow naturally and spiritually and we welcome you to visit our church! We hope that as a result of your visit you will make a decision to join our family! Each week we will worship together.See you on Sunday! Category: Faith. Family. Music. Organizations. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Email: hear4893@hotmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-795-2598. Sunday, December 7, 2014, 11:00 AM. Witness for Jesus Christian Church 18701 120th Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, December 7, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, December 7, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Monday, December 8, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Adult Skills & Drills Badminton Class

This class meets weekly on Monday evenings and teaches students badminton techniques and drills essential to effectively improve your game. All skill levels are welcome to participate in this class. Registration is required. Registration Deadline: Friday, 10/24/14. Category: Classes & Lectures. Sports & Recreation. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $106 for 8 wks or $15/class. Contact Name: Jenny Lam. Contact Email: jenny@bellevuebadminton.com. Contact Phone: 4255622950. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, December 8, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bellevue Badminton Club 13405 SE 30th St Ste 1C, Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit bellevuebadminton.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Gigglers (3-6 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: $97 each series. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Little Book Worms

Stories, songs, and snacks for young children. Join us every Wednesday 11:00am - Noon by the fireplace on the second level of Building Two. In partnership with the Seattle Nanny Network Free parking validation (no purchase necessary). Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: FREE! Contact Name: Jill Covey. Contact Email: jill@seattlenanny.com. Contact Phone: 425.803.9511. Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Bravern 11111 Ne 8th St Ste 5, Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.seattlenanny.com.

Parent-Baby Groups at EvergreenHealth - Snugglers (0-3 months)

Since 1991, these popular classes have brought families together to learn about parenting and celebrate babies. Weekly classes include research-based parenting topics and time for questions and answers. Topics include sleep, feeding, couple relationships, post-partum adjustment, calming and soothing tips, infant development and more. Classes are facilitated by trained parenting and lactation educators. Guest speakers feature subjects ranging from postpartum exercise and fitness to the importance of play and learning. Bring your baby and come to class as soon as you can! The 0-3 month newborn Snugglers series is FREE! To register, call 425.899.3000 (no online registration). Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: EvergreenHealth. Contact Phone: 425.899.3000. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th Street, Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.evergreenhealth.com.

Alzheimer's Association Bellevue Day Caregiver Support Group

Caring for someone with memory loss? Need support and information? Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups provide a place for caregivers to learn and gain support from others caring for a person with memory loss. Support groups also serve as an opportunity for participants to receive information on care management, available services, and current research and treatment options. A free support group for unpaid care partners, family members and friends of individuals with memory loss is held the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 1:30-3:00pm at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave. SE, Room 1E2, Bellevue, WA 98007. Contact facilitator Ruth Hansing at 206.232.2537 for details. Category: Organizations. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Ruth Hansing. Contact Phone: 206-232-2537. Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave. SE, Room 1E2, Bellevue, WA 98007. For more info visit www.alzwa.org.

Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

Caring for someone with memory loss? Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups provide a place for caregivers to learn and gain support from others caring for a person with memory loss. Support groups also serve as an opportunity for participants to receive information on care management, available services, and current research and treatment options. A free support group for unpaid care partners, family members and friends of individuals with memory loss is held the 2nd Wednesday each month from 1:30 - 3:00 pm of at the Saint Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave SE, Room 1E2, Bellevue, WA 98007. Contact Ruth Hansing at (206) 232 - 2537 for details. Category: Classes & Lectures. Family. Audience: Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Ruth Hansing. Contact Phone: (206) 232 - 2537. Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Saint Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 2650 148th Ave SE, Room 1E2, Bellevue, WA 98007.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Residence XII Intervention Education Class

Intervention can save the life of an alcoholic or drug addict. There is no more loving action a family member or friend can provide to someone who is sick with the disease of addition. Learn more at this Intervention Classes taught by Certified Chemical Dependency Counselors who are experienced interventionists with many years of experience working with families, friends, clergy, employers and other who want help dealing with addiction issues. Category: Classes & Lectures. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Name: Nicci Noteboom. Contact Email: nnoteboom@residencexii.org. Contact Phone: 425-823-8844. Events Newsletter: Yes. Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. 12029 113th Ave NE, Kirkland WA 98034. For more info visit www.residencexii.org.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Thursday, December 11, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Walk With Your Libraries

Walk With Your Libraries Isn't it time to get moving? Exercise your mind and body with your library's collection and custom walking maps. For fun, for fitness, for life, walk with your libraries! Please visit guides.kcls.org/walkwithyourlibrary or call the library at 425.486.7811 for more information. Category: Sports & Recreation. Cost: Free. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, December 12, 2014. King County Library System.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Friday, December 12, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, December 13, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Saturday, December 13, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Hanukkah Under the Stars

A festive and fun Hanukkah party, our annual Hanukkah Under the Stars features the kid-friendly band Recess Monkey (returning by popular demand), delicious food vendors, Hanukkah trivia, games, and crafts. Co-sponsored by Jewish Day School of Metropolitan Seattle and the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle. Category: Family. Holiday. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: free; donation to Jewish Family Service encouraged. Contact Name: Zach Duitch. Contact Email: zachd@sjcc.org. Contact Phone: 206-232-7115. Saturday, December 13, 2014, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Stroum Jewish Community Center. For more info visit sjcc.org.

W4JCC Church Worship Service

We invite you to join us for our worship service! It is our prayer we will help you grow naturally and spiritually and we welcome you to visit our church! We hope that as a result of your visit you will make a decision to join our family! Each week we will worship together.See you on Sunday! Category: Faith. Family. Music. Organizations. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: Free. Contact Email: hear4893@hotmail.com. Contact Phone: 206-795-2598. Sunday, December 14, 2014, 11:00 AM. Witness for Jesus Christian Church 18701 120th Ave. NE Bothell, WA 98011.

Cedar River Cellars | wine tasting

Cedar River Cellars is a small, but growing, award winning winery. And to fully experience Northwest-style wines, we invite you to encounter them in a tranquil and natural environment, among old-growth cedars at our charming, intimate park-like tasting venue. A rejuvenating retreat is just a bottle-opener and a few minutes away from Sea-Tac airport or downtown Seattle. Come and picnic with the whole family, enjoy a complimentary tasting, and get the complete hometown winery experience. We are open most Saturday and Sunday 12-5pm (M-F by appointment if available). Check Facebook or website for any change or call Heather at 206-240-9394. Category: Family. Outdoor. Audience: Singles. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $7 tasting fee waived with purchase. Contact Name: Heather Nasarow. Contact Email: Heather@CedarRiverCellars.com. Contact Phone: 206-240-9394. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, December 14, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 13018 Lake Kathleen Road SE Renton, WA 98059.

March of the Penguins (Children's Movie)

Follow along with Emperor penguins as they make an incredible journey through the harshest environment on Earth to lay their eggs! Running time 80 mins. Ages: 3+ Cost: Free! No registration necessary. Info: 425-452-4195. Category: Family. Audience: Kids. Families. Cost: FREE. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, December 14, 2014, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Lewis Creek Park Visitor Center 5808 Lakemont Blvd SE Bellevue, WA.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Sunday, December 14, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Garden d' Lights

Brought to you by the Bellevue Botanical Garden Society and Bellevue Parks and Community Services, Garden d’Lights features thousands of lights which transform the Garden into a blossoming winter wonderland. Garden d’Lights runs from Saturday, November 29, 2014 through Saturday, January 3, 2015 every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm (last entry at 9:00 pm). Please note that the hours have changed slightly. To avoid long lines and crowds, it is more important than ever to visit early in the season, early in the week, and early in the evening. This year we celebrate the opening of the beautiful new Visitor Center complex AND the 20th Anniversary of Garden d’Lights! There will be new displays and a longer route through the garden. A shorter route is marked for those with limited mobility. Be sure to visit the brand new Trillium Store to pick up a gift or two on your visit. You’ll be dazzled by all of the gorgeous offerings. The store will be open every evening from 4:30 – 9:30 pm; additional hours on Saturdays… Category: Arts & Entertainment. Family. Holiday. Outdoor. Audience: Kids. Teens. Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Families. Cost: $5 per person, children 10 and under are free. Contact Name: Lisa Scott. Contact Email: lscott@bellevuewa.gov. Contact Phone: 425-452-6826. Events Newsletter: Yes. Monday, December 15, 2014, 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street Bellevue, WA 98005.

Adult Skills & Drills Badminton Class

This class meets weekly on Monday evenings and teaches students badminton techniques and drills essential to effectively improve your game. All skill levels are welcome to participate in this class. Registration is required. Registration Deadline: Friday, 10/24/14. Category: Classes & Lectures. Sports & Recreation. Audience: Singles. College Students. Dads. Moms. Seniors. Cost: $106 for 8 wks or $15/class. Contact Name: Jenny Lam. Contact Email: jenny@bellevuebadminton.com. Contact Phone: 4255622950. Events Newsletter: No. Monday, December 15, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Bellevue Badminton Club 13405 SE 30th St Ste 1C, Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit bellevuebadminton.com.