Special Events

Special Events

Curtain Call Theatre will present “The Golden Age of Radio” April 24-25 at the Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell. Times are 7:30 p.m. Thursday and 8 p.m. Friday. For tickets, call (425) 487-2441; group rate (425) 337-1015.

Hilltoppers Garden Club annual Plant Sale: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 26. Features perennials, shrubs, herbs, ground covers and more. Inglewood Village, 14130 Juanita Drive N.E., Bothell. 206-819-8882.

Green Acres Mobile Home Park Spring Sale: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 26. Features outdoor plants, bake sale and snack bar. Proceeds benefit Bothell Emergency Medical Services. 23825 15th Ave. S.E., Bothell.

“Spicing Up Life” Auction and Dinner: 6-10 p.m. April 26. Features live and silent auctions. Proceeds benefit the senior center. Cost: $50. Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell. 425-286-1024 or

Community Spaghetti Feed: 4:30-6:30 p.m. April 27. Offered by the Greater Bothell Parent Resource Center. Cost: Free. 10116 N.E. 185th St., Bothell. 425-488-3885.

Pastor Paul Walterman and Julie Lindsay will team-teach a Motivational Gifts Seminar from 8:30 a.m. to noon May 3 at Evergreen Community Church, 3429 240th St. S.E., Bothell.The seminar is aimed toward adults and teens. For information, call (425) 402-1773.

UW Bothell Bowl for a Cause!: 5 p.m. May 4. Proceeds benefit the UW Bothell Relay for Life Team. Cost: $10 general admission; $5 for UW students and staff. Cost includes two games and shoes. Kenmore Lanes, 7638 N.E. Bothell Way, Kenmore.

Light A Fire For Learning Community Luncheon: Noon-1:15 p.m. May 7. Registration: 11:30 a.m. Presented by Northshore Public Education Foundation. Proceeds will benefit school district programs. Lynnwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood. 425-408-7680.

Cascadia Community College Foundation Fund-raising Breakfast: 7:30-9 a.m. May 7. Keynote speaker will be P.S. Reilly. Cost: $35; registration required by April 28. North Creek Events Center, Cascadia Community College, 18345 Campus Way N.E., Bothell. 425-352-8840 or

Mother’s Day Flower and Garden Show: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. May 10-11. Features plants from local specialty nurseries, cut flowers, garden art, demonstrations and Mom-and-child activities. Country Village, 3718 Seventh Ave. S.E., Bothell. 425-483-2250 or

Bastyr University Herb & Food Fair: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 31. Features workshops, cooking demonstrations, entertainment, vendors and children’s activities. Cost: Free. Free shuttle available from Kenmore Park and Ride, 7346 N.E. Bothell Way.

Father’s Day Car Show: Noon-3 p.m. June 15. No entry fee for cars. Show includes live music by the Gold Rush Fever Band, train rides, live glass blowing and food. Dads can enter a gift certificate drawing. Cost: Free. Country Village, 3718 Seventh Ave. S.E., Bothell. 425-483-2250 or


“Theatrical Facilitation in the Balkans and Middle East”: 6:30-8:30 p.m. April 24. Speaker Sonja Kuftinec will discuss the role of theater as a mediator in areas of violence. Cost: Free. North Creek Events Center at University of Washington Bothell, 18115 Campus Way N.E.

“Tackling the Climate Change Problem—We Cannot Afford to Wait”: 5:30 p.m. April 30. Speaker: Dr. Pieter Tans. Cost: Free. North Creek Events Center, 18345 Campus Way N.E., Bothell.

“Kitchen Medicine for Digestive Health”: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 17. Learn to prepare simple herbal remedies. Cost: $59. Bastyr University, 14500 Juanita Drive N.E., Kenmore. 425-602-3075 or

Norwegian Youth Day Camp: 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 7. Features basic language instruction, folk dancing lessons, crafts and cooking classes. Open to ages 8-21. Cost: Free; donations welcome. Advance registration required. Canyon Park, 23905 Bothell-Everett Highway, Bothell. or

Bothell Parks & Recreation Department classes: Parks & Rec offers a number of classes, from computer skills to healthy cooking to game design and dance. Call for details, registration. 425-486-7430 or

Home Depot kids workshops: 8-9 a.m. Saturdays. Open to ages 6-12. Cost: Free. Home Depot, 18333 120th Ave. N.E., Bothell. 425-806-9300.

Indoor playground: 10-11:45 a.m. Wednesdays. Open to infants-age 6 with a parent. Cost: $2 per family. St. Edward State Park, 14500 Juanita Dr. N.E., Kenmore.

Northshore Family Center: The center offers various spring classes, including: English classes, citizenship preparation, marriage workshops and after-school children’s programs. Call for details. 18414 103rd Ave. N.E., Bothell. 425-205-2004.


“Global Climate Change—A Christian’s Response”: 7-9 p.m. April 24. Cost: Free. Childcare available. St. Brendan Church, 10100 N.E. 192nd St. Bothell. 425-483-9400.

Buddhist meditation class: 7:30-9 p.m. April 24. Topic: “Pacifying Frustration and Anger.” Cost: $5-$10. Parking: $3. University of Washington Bothell, 18115 Campus Way N.E., Room UW1 060, Bothell. 206 526-9565 or

Church rummage sale and barbecue: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. May 3. Sale features household and kitchen items, clothing and more. Barbecue lunch available. Witness for Jesus Christian Church, 10116 N.E. 185th St., Bothell. 425-806-7429 or 206-795-2598.


Blood drives: 1-7 p.m. April 23 at Aqua Club, 18512 58th Ave. N.E., Kenmore; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 28 at Bothell City Hall, 18305 101st Ave. N.E.; 1-7 p.m. April 28 at Lockwood Elementary School, 24118 Lockwood Road, Bothell; 2-8 p.m. April 28 at Northshore Baptist Church, 10301 N.E. 145th St., Bothell; 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. May 9 at Bothell High School, 18125 92nd Ave. N.E.; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 9 at Bensuessen Deutsch and Associates, 15525 Woodinville-Redmond Road, Woodinville. For Puget Sound Blood Center. 800-398-7888 or

“Applied Channel Theory in Chinese Medicine”: Noon-1:30 p.m. May 8. Jason Robertson to discuss his book, which presents the theories of one of China’s premiere acupuncturists. Cost: Free. Bastyr University auditorium, 14500 Juanita Drive N.E., Kenmore. 425-602-3027.

“Strong Kids Strong Teens”: 6-7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Program for ages 8-11. YMCA Kenmore Clubhouse, 15036 70th Ave. N.E. 425-485-9797, or


Meals on Wheels: Senior Services’ Meals on Wheels program offers home-delivered meals to homebound seniors. For details, call the Northshore Senior Center at 425-486-4564.

Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell. 425-487-2441 or Senior activities include:

• Annual Fine Arts Show: 4-8 p.m. May 2; 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. May 3. Cost: $2 per entry for members; $4 for non-members; free for spectators. Coffee bar available.

• Plant Sale: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 2; 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. May 3. Proceeds benefit the Woodinville Senior Center.

• Drawing and colored pencil classes: 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Thursdays. Cost: $5 per class for members; $10 for non-members.


Angel Care Breast Cancer Foundation: Trained survivors offer free emotional support to the newly-diagnosed, enhancing emotional recovery while going through treatments. Will attend consultations, chemotherapy and radiation appointments and have volunteers in your community. 206-417-3484, 877-417-3484 (toll-free), or

Alzheimer’s Association: 10-11:30 a.m. the second and fourth Mondays of the month. Free information and support group for caregivers, friends and family members of individuals with dementia. Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Suite 203, Bothell. 425-486-4564 or