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B2 WEDNESDA~ JUNE 37 2009 THE ISSAQUAH PRESS COMMUNITY CALENDAR 0038 or go to www.yogabarn.com to pre-register. The free lunch seminar, "Wealth Transfer Planning," hosted by Jana Williams, AAMS fi- nancial advisor with Edward Jones, is from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. June 10 at Lombardi's Italian Restaurant, 695 N.W Gilman Blvd. RSVP by June 5. Call 837-4686. CPR & First Aid, by Eastside Fire & Rescue, is from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. June 13 at Fire Station 83, Sammamish. Fee is $65 or $22 for CPR only. Call 392-3433. Issaquah Library BUZZ CUT ANYONE? FILE The Eastside Fire & Rescue Buzz-Cut fundraiser, in support of firefighter Tom Stapleton's battle with cancer, is at 7 a.m. June 5 at EFR headquarters, 175 Newport Way N.W. Call 392-3433. Events Turn your children's out- grown clothinlg and toys into cash at The Kids Sale June 3 at Red Robin food, prizes, free goodies, face painting, fun activi- ties and more. The Optimist Club will also collect nonperishable food donations. W'mdermere's Community Service Day is June 19 at the Is- saquah Depot Museum. Volun- teers will wash and treat the ex- Pickering Barn. The sale is a com- munity consignment event that of- fers thousands of quality pre- owned items for infants, children The library is at I0 W Sunset Way. Call 392-5430. The library offers the free programs for adults: "Bicycle Repair: Fix a Flat" at 6:30 p.m. June 9. and parents-to-be. There are no terior and rolling stock, paint upfront costs to sell. Admission is railings doors and stairways, and free. Go to www.TheKidsSale.com, weed and pick up trash. To par- The Issaquah High School ticipate, call 941-9096. Baccalaureate, a nondenomina- The 24th annual Block Party tional spiritual celebration organ- Quilters quilt show is from 10 ized by the parents of the graduat- a.m. - 5 p.m. June 19-20 and ing class of 2009, is at 2 p.m. June from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. June 21 at 6 at the LDS Church, 15205 S.E. 28th St., Bellevue. Call 562-4381. The annual Providence Point Used Book Sale is from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. June 6 and from 11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. June 7 at Colin Hall, 4135 Providence Point Drive S.E. The Issaquah Farmers Mar- ket is from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. June 6 at Pickering Farm, 730 lOth Ave. N.W. This week fea- tures the Melelani Hula Studio's "Waikiki," a Hawaiian hula show, at 11:30 a.m. Entry is a $2 dona- tion. The Issaquah History Muse- urns' Hometown History display is in the hay barn. There is a cooking demonstration at 11 a.m. and performances by Briarwood and Newcastle elementary school choirs at 11 a.m. Call 206-818- 5837. Mountains to Sound Greenway hosts the following trail mainte- nance and environmental restoration events. Trail events are from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Invasive removal events are from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. or 9 a.m. - noon. Register at www. mtsgreenway, org/volunteer/ events. June 6: Squak Mountain and Tiger Mountain June 13: Invasive removal at Pickering Reach in Issaquah June 27: Invasive removal at Issaquah Creek near the animal hospital in Issaquah June 27: Trail work on Squak Mountain The Issaquah History Muse- urns celebrate the centennial of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Expo- sition with an exhibit of AYPE memorabilia at the lssaquah Train Depot. The AYPE brought people from around the world to the Pacific Northwest, and left its mark on the city of Seattle. The exhibit opens June 12 and is up through summer. Depot hours are from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Friday through Sunday and from 4-8 p.m. Thursday. Call 392-3500. The Issaquab Opthnist Club's fourth annual Bike Safety Fair is from I0 a.m. - 2 p.m. June 13 at Issaquah Valley Elementary School, 555 N.W. Holly St. Kindergarteners through fifth-graders can bring their bikes, learn safety tips from po- "Job Finding Strategies" at 10:30 a.m. June 13. "Basic Digital Photography" at 7 p.m. June 23. Study Zone, an opportunity to get free homework help from vol- unteer tutors, is at the following times through June: 4 p.m. Mondays - Thursdays June 3-18. 2 p.m. Sundays June 7 and 14. Spanish Early Literacy Par- ties are Mondays at 7 p.m. through June. Strategy Games Group meets at 3:30 p.m. June 5 and 12. Teen Music Show: Library- polooza, is at 7 p.m. June 19, with local bands Something About Envy, Jeff Stillwell, Save Kate, Seahouse, Masters and Johnson, and others. High school ID cards will be checked at the door. Manga Group Art Walk is at 5 p.m. June 24, featuring artwork by the Manga Group, henna tat- toos and manga-inspired treats. Meet Christopher R. Mattix, the community center. This year's the author of "Nobody," as he show, Reach for the Stars, in- discusses his story of poverty, dudes more than 200 contempo- desperation and ultimate re- rary and traditional quilts, as well as two special exhLbits, a quilters' challenge, merchant mail, tearoom and more. Go to www.bpquilters.org. The Vasa Park Resort pres- ents Family Fun Day at 12:30 p.m. June 21, at 3560 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway S.E. There will be Swedish pancakes, a Swedish coffee garden, beer gar- den, free pony rides, children's games, cotton candy and face painting. Call 746-3260. demption, at 7 p.m. June 30. Talk Time for adults is at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays and at 1 p.m. Mondays. FreePlay -- Stop by the library any day to borrow a Nintendo DS and games to play for up to two hours. Those 14 and older need an ID; those under 14 need an adult with an ID. A districtwide middle school dance is from 7-10 p.m. June 12 at the community center. Fee is $5. Senior Center Center hours are from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Fri- day. Activities are open to people 55 and older. The center is at 75 N.E. Creek Way. Call 392-2381. The following classes are of- fered: "Stay Active & Independent for Life (SAIL) is from 9:30-10:30 a.m. through June 3. "Tips for Downsizing -- Do it Now!" is at 1 p.m. June 16. "English as a Second Lan- An Eastside King County Ex- ecutive Community Forum, jointly hosted by the Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce and Gary and Jennifer Fancher to allow the public to meet candi- dates for King County executive, is at 7 p.m. June 25 at Twin Falls Middle School, 46910 S.E. Middle Fork Road, North Bend. Submit questions for the forum to eastkc- forum@gmail.com. The event is open to all King County residents. Fundraisers Operation Support Our Troops' fundralser, Shootin' for the Troops, is at 7 p.m. June 5 at guage: Intermediate Level" from Wade's Eastside Guns & Range, 10:15 a.m. - noon, every other 13570 Bel-Red Road. A $25 fee in- Monday. cludes range and gun rental; $50 The following day trips are gets use of all weapons, plus full offered in June: auto. Ca]] 270-4340. PCC Natural Markets and Seattle Children's Hospital have joined forces to help local families in need. Through June 15, PCC will donate 5 percent of Kid Picks product sales up to a to- tal of $10,000 to support Seattle Children's as part of the Families Helping Families program. Go to www.pccnaturalmarkets, com. Classes Historic Churches of Seattle -- 9:15 a.m. - 4 p.m. June 3 -- $10 Ladies breakfast at Hector's Restaurant in Kirkland -- 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. June 4 -- $5 Naval Museum of the Pacific and USS Turner Joy in Bremerton -- 7:45 a.m. - 6 p.m. June 8 -- $25 Sunday drive with Gregory -- noon - 3 p.m. June 14 -- $5 Wolf Haven wolf sanctuary -- 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. June 15 -- $17 Redwind Casino -- 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. June 22 -- free Fort Nisqually and Rose Gar- den of Point Defiance Park -- 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. June 247- $12 Let's go sailing in the Puget Sound from Pier 54 on the sloop Obsession -- 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. June 29 -- $25 Line dancing classes are from 10-11 a.m. Thursdays -- $5. Computer Lab Tutor teaches free basic skills from 1-2 p.m. Tuesdays. lice officers, test their skills on the obstacle course, get free pro- fessional bike tune-ups and get fitted for a free helmet, while supplies last. There will also be Career Connection lssaquab presents the free course "Foundations for Job Search- ing" from 12-1:30 p.m. June 5 at St. Michael's Episcopal Church, Second Avenue and Darst Street. Learn to release tension and build strength through yoga in a supportive and knowledgeable community at The Yoga Barn's free Sunday class from 1:30-3 p.m. June 7 at 660 N.W. Gilman Blvd. Space is limited. Call 427- BIRTHS Reuben Duane TeVelde Matthew and Sarah TeVelde welcomed son Reuben Duane to their Ferndale home April 30, 2OO9. Reubenwas born in Belling- ham, weighing 7 pounds, 12 ounces and measuring 20 inches. Grandparents are Shawn Holmes, of Sammamish; John Burdick, of Kent; and Duane and Jeanette TeVelde, of Sumas. Great-grandparents are Sally Jo Homes, of Issaquah; Hal and Phyl- lis Burdick, of Redding, Calif.; and Ed and Edna Brower, of Visalia, Calif. Sarah TeVelde is a 2003 gradu- ate of Issaquah High School. Evan Bissmeyer [van Timothy Bissmeyer Tim and Heather Bissmeyer wel- comed son Evan Timothy to their Issaquah home April 23, 2009. Evan was born in Bellevue, weighing 8 pounds, 4 ounces and measuring 20 inches. He joins brother Noah William Bissmeyer, 1. WHO'S NEWS Andy kvison Andy Davison receives NOAA scholarship Andy Davison, a 2008 graduate of Liberty High School, was re- cently selected as a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Admin- istration Ernest E Hollings Under- graduate Scholarship Program re- cipient. The selection to this program is in recognition of previous accom- plishments and in expectation of future achievements in undergrad- uate study related to a scientific area pertinent to NOAA's mission. Davison, the son of Alexis and Joel Davison, will attend a one- week orientation program this month at NOAA headquarters in Silver Springs, Md., where he will meet with members Of the Depart- ment of Commerce. Davison is an aquatic and fish- ery sciences major at the Univer- sity of Washington and was on the dean's list fall and winter quarters. The School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences and the Neptune Technol- ogy Group also renewed Davison's scholarships from last year for the 2009-10 academic yea Students receive Ovedake scholarships Kirsten Johnson, from Issaquah High School; Kim Lammers, from Skyline High School; and Kaylen Stix, from Liberty High School, re- ceived Overlake Alumnae Panhel- lenic Scholarships for 2009. Each winner will receive a certificate of merit and a monetary award. PETS OF THE WEEK Trevor is a 1-year-old or- ange tabby who loves to play. His favorite toy is a feather Tommy, a 2-year-old Chi- huahua mix, would love to cuddle in your arms. This wand, but he also loves balls sweet guy is ready to go for with bells. When Trevor isn't walks with you and play feeling frisky, he'll curl up on fetch. What Tommy really your couch or nap in sun- wants is a person of his own beams. He'll purr his way to love. Could he be the one into your heart! for you? ]hese pets may already have been adopted by the time you see these photos. If youYe interested in adopting these or other animals, contact the Humane Society for Seattle/King County at 641- 0080, go to www.seattlehumane.org or e-mail humane@seattlehumane.org. All adopted animals go home spayod/neutered, microchipped and vaccinated, with 30 days of free pet health insur- ance and a certificate for an examination by a King County veterinarian. ]he Seattle Humane Society is now open from noon - 6 p.m. seven days a week. COLLEGE NEWS Timothy N. Pfarr to graduate from OSU Timothy N. Pfarr, of Issaquah, will graduate from Oregon State University during the school's 140th commencement June 13 at Reser Stadium. Pfarr earned a Bachelor of Sci- ence, Magna Cum Laude, in lib- eral studies. Nicole DeCamp named to PLU dean's list Nicole DeCamp was recently named to the dean's list for fall 2008 at Pacific Lutheran Univer- sity in Parkland, Wash. The list recognizes outstanding academic achievement, requiring a grade point average of at least 3.5 for the term. DeCamp, the daughter of Ken DeCamp and Cheryl Leiter, of Is- saquah, received a Cheney Award in economics from PLU for high scholastic achievement. The 2005 graduate of Issaquah , High School is pursuing degrees in economics and global studies with a minor in French. Paul Watt makes DePaul University dean's list Paul Watt, of Renton, has been named to the dean's list for the 2009 winter quarter at DePaul University in Chicago, Ill. To receive dean's list commen- dation, full-time students must earn a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or above on a 4- point scale. Michael Posch graduates from Willamette University Michael (Mikey) Posch, a 2005 graduate of Liberty High School, graduated on May 17 Cum Laude from Willamette University, in Salem, Ore., with a degree in chemistry. He was also inducted into the Delta chapter of Phi Beta Kappa of Willamette University. Emily C. Dennison receives award from WSU Emily C. Dennison, a 2008 graduate of Liberty High School, was awarded a spring 2009 World Civilizations Student Award by Washington State Uni- versity. The honor is given to students who demonstrate exceptional writing, research and class par- ticipation in the world civiliza- tionsprogram. Dennison, the daughter of Jill and David Dennison, of Renton, plans to earn her degree from WSU in speech and hearing sci- ences in 2012. She was on the president's honor roll during fall semester of 2008. VOLUNTEER CALL Does your nonprofit agency or civic club need volunteers? Call 392-6434, ext. 237, or e-mail newsclerk@isspress, com. The Tavon Center: Work the gardens and/or assist with clients -- 999-2269 Life Enrichment Options (LEO): Help needed at its 20- year celebration/fundraiser Raise Our Roof. Go to www.leoorgani- zation.org and click on "volun- teers." Providence Marianwood Auxiliary: Staff the Gift Nook monitoring gift items and the cash box, and making and tally- ing sales -- 391-2895 DownTown Issaquah Associ- ation: Host the DIA info booth at the Hailstone Feed Store; provide event/activity assistance and set up/tear down at ArtWalk Is- saquah, Fenders on Front Street car show, Music on the Streets, Salmon Days, Halloween Hoopla and Holiday De-Lights -- 445- 1174 Cascade Land Conservancy: help setup and prepare for the Conservation Awards Breakfast at the Seattle Convention Center May 12-14 -- e-mail volunteer@cascadeland.org. Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank: Get groceries, sort and repackage donations and serve clients from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and from 8 a.m. - noon Mondays and Fridays- 392-4123 Issaquah History Museums' Train Depot and Gilman Town Hall: Be a docent four hours a month or more -- volunteer@is- saquahhistory.org or 392-3500 Pampered Hands Group: At Providence Marianwood, assist- ing with soaking and massaging hands; individuals or teams from 10:15-11:45 a.m. Sunday to help with worship services -- 391- 2827 Cougar Mountain Zoo: Gen- eral assistance with wildlife edu- cation and conservation -- 392- 6278 EASTS I D E CATHOLIC SCHOOL INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR PROSPECTIVE FAMmmS June 9, 16 and 23 from 7 - 8 p.m. Eastside Catholic has limited openings in grades 6-12 for the 2009-10 school year, To learn more, contact the Admiss!on Office at 425-295-3001 or visit www.eastsidecat holic.org. Information sessions will include an in-depth look at Eastside Catholic's 6 - 12 programs and an optional tour of the campus.