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B2 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2009 THE ISSAQUAH PRESS COMMUNITY CALENDAR FILE FUN AT THE ART FAIR The third annual Sammamish Art Fair, "Sammamish Arts Festival In the Making," featuring original paintings, jewelry, mixed media and encaustic art, various glass arts, ceramics, woodcarving and textile art, is from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Oct. 10-11 at Sammamish City Hall, 801 228th Ave. S.E. Admissionis free. Student volunteers are needed. E- mail dsanders@ci.sammamish.wa.us or call 295-0556. I:eflts celebrating its 20th anniver- sary of advocating for people The community is invited to with developmental disabilities in join representatives from Is- the greater Issaquah area, is saquah AtWork! for an open- from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Oct. ing reception from 4-7:30 p.m. 13 at Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Oct. 8 of the "Where & When" art Ave. N.W. Host is John Curley. exhibit reception at AtWork! Suggested donation is $100. headquarters, 1935 152nd Place N.E., Bellevue. Call 274-4000. Sea Kayak Adventurer Dar- rell Gardner will give a public talk and slideshow about his just completed phase III of his six-summer, human-po qered journey from Mexico to the Arctic Ocean, at 7 p.m. Oct. 9 at City Hall's Eagle Room, 135 E. Sunset Way. Call 206-527-1825. The Black Horse Art Studio free Student Art Show and Open House is from 2-6 p.m. Oct. 10 at 2843 238th Ave. S.E., Sammamish. Enjoy appetizers, drinks and treats for the kids. Come meet the horses and learn about art classes, birthday par- ties and winter camps. Call 206- 979-0757 or go to www.black- horseartstudio, com. It's Close of the Market and Kids Day at the Farmers Mar- ket, from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Oct. 10 at Picketing Barn, 1730 lOth Ave. N.W. Children 18 and under are invited to sell handmade items. Register by calling 837-3311. There will be complimentary cake and balloons and mini- pumpkins while supplies last. Call 837-3300. The Issaquub History Muse- ums' Autumn History Program presents Jerry Mader, author of "Carnation Verbatim: A Snoquaimie Valley Memoir," to discuss oral histories with origi- nal photographic portraits of Car- nation seniors whose parents and andparents were among the st settlers in the Snoqualmie Valley. The flee event is at 11 a.m. Oct. 10 at the Issaquah Train Depot, 50 Rainier Blvd. N. Call 392-3500. Diwali Celebration Issaquah is from 4:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 10 at the Pacific Cascade Freshman Campus, 24635 S.E. Issaquah- Fall City Road. Tickets are avail- able at www.BHARTIYAM.ORG. Enjoy an evening with Ramleea, a cultural program, live music, Dandia Raas, Puja followed by gourmet food and sparkles. A DJ will play favorite numbers. Join Washington Native Plant Society stewards in restoring creekside Berntsen Park from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Oct. 10 at 810 Fourth St. N.W, between Gilman Village and the Issaquah School District of- flees. Stay whatever time you can, and bring gloves, lunch, water and shovels if you have them. Call 746- 2576 or e-mail BerntsenPark4thNW@gmail.com to sign up or get more info. "Raising The Roof," the Life Enrichment Options luncheon The 5th District Democrats announce a health care forum at 7 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Issaquah Valley Senior Center, 75 N.E. Creek Way. Participants at this free event include Dr. Carolyn (Cindy) Watts, from the Department of Health Services at the University of Wash- ingion; Robby Stern, chairman of the Healthy Washington Coalition; and a representative of Doctors for America. Appetizers and bever- ages will be available at 6:30 p.m. Call 836-4220. "We The People: How Our Government Works," featuring King County Councilwoman Kathy Lambert and Issaquah Mayor Ava Frisinger, is from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at Blakely Hall, 2550 N.E. Park Drive, Issaquah Highlands. ' Call 206-407-3719. The Issaquah Garden Club presents the program "The Winter Garden" at its meeting from 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at Tibbetts Creek Manor, 750 Renton-lssaquah Road. There will be plants for sale by speaker master gardener Evonne Peryea. Donations are requested for the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank, including personal items, diapers and baby formula. Call 392-2108 or go to www.is- saquahgardenclub, org. The East King County office of the state Department of Revenue is hosting a free workshop for new and small business owners from 1-4 p.m. Oct. 15 at Bellevue City Hall, 450 ll0th Ave. N.E., Room 1E-113, Bellevue. Register at www.dor.wa.gov or call 489-1723. The Vasa Park Fall Gift Show, featuring more than 85 crafters and artists, is from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. Oct. 15-16 and from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Oct. 17 at 3560 W. Lake Sammamish Road S.E., Bellevue. Admission and parking are free. More than 200 Mountains to Sound Greenway volunteers will plant trees from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Oct. 17 at Lake Sammamish State Park to kick off the fall tree- planting season. There are addi- tional planting opportunities from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Oct. 24, from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Oct. 25 and from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Oct. 31 at the state park. Learn more at www.mts- greenway.org. Nightmare at Beaver Lake, the sixth annual outdoor/indoor haunted attraction presented by the Rotary Club of Sammamish and Scare Productions, is Oct. 23- 31 at Beaver Lake Park, 25101 S.E. 24th St., Sammamish. All net proceeds support community and international service projects. The first hour of every night (ex- cept Halloween), from 7-8 pm, offers a less-scary Family Hour. Full flights are from 8-10 p.m. on school nights and from 8-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Ad- mission for Family Hour is $6 per person. Full Fright admission Sunday through Thursday is $11 per person, and $15 for Fridays and Saturdays. Parking is free. A $1 discount per person is given for a nonperishable food dona- tion, which benefits the Eastside Domestic Violence Program. Learn more at www.Night- rnareA tBeaverL ake. corn. The Providence Marianwood Auxflinry's annual Gift Nook Estate Sale is from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Oct. 23-24 at 3725 Provi- dence Point Drive S.E. The auxil- iary is also collecting items from the public. Individuals can donate collectibles valued from $10 to $25 to be added to the sale. Col- lectibles can be dropped off at Marianwood during business hours. E-mail steve.gallion@provi- dence.org, call 391-2895 or go to www.providence.org/rnarianwood. Faces and Figures, curated by Charlotte Beall, opens Oct. 23 and runs through March 7, at University House, Issaquah re- tirement community, 22975 S.E. Black Nugget Road. An opening reception is from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 23. Call 557-4200. Fundraisers Pogacha hosts "Dine Out to Defeat Cancer" from 5-8:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at its Issaquah loca- tion, 120 N.W. Gilman Blvd. Pogacha will donate 20 percent of all food sales, both dine in and takeout to the Issaquah Relay For Life. Call 392-5552. Religious/spiritual St. Joseph Catholic Church Blessing of Pets -- Bring your pets to be blessed in celebration of the Feast of St. Francis of As- sisi. Call 392-5516. At 11 a.m. Oct. 8, a Christ- ian Science practitioner will talk about healing illnesses through prayer. The title of the chat is "Healing Prayer: An Effec- tive Response to Swine Flu" in the Christian Science Reading Room, 195 Front St. In recognition of the Feast of St. Francis, Patron Saint of children and animals, Good Samaritan hosts its annual Blessing of the Animals at 4 p.m. Oct. 11. Good Samaritan is at 1757 244th Ave. N.E., Sam- mamish. Special blessings will also be given to treasured stuffed animals, police dogs, animals from shelters and assistance ani- mals. Call 832-723-3129. Classes Museo Art Academy, 195 Front St. N., offers the following art classes. Call 391-0244 or go to www.rnuseoart.corn. Pizza & Picasso Night, for ages 5-12, 6:30-9 p.m. Oct. 16 Women Artists, for teens and adults, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 12 Watercolor Basics, for teens and adults, 10 a.m. - noon, Oct. 7, 14, 21 and 28 Painting, for teens and adults, 1-2:30 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 8, 15 and 29 Seattle 111th offers the fol- lowing classes at Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Ave. N.W. Ad- vance registration and payment is required. Learn more or regis- ter at www.seattletilth.org. "Slimy Creatures" -- 10 a.m.- noon, Oct. 7. $20 for Seattle Tilth members/S30 nonmembers. "Putting the Garden to Bed" -- 6-8 p.m. Oct. 10. $25 for Tilth members, $35 nonmembers. ArtEAST offers the following classes through October at its Up Front [art] gallery, 48 Front St. N. Call 391-3980. "The Art of Collage and As- semblage: -- 7-9 p.m. Oct. 14, $15 "What is Modern Art?" -- 7-9 p.m. Oct. 28, $15 "Teaching Art to Elementary ENGAGEMENT Graham Thomas and AJexandra Bell Bell, Thomas Alexandra McNair Bell and Gra- ham David Thomas have an- nounced their intention to marry in September 2010, in Bellingham. The bride-to-be is a 2004 gradu- ate of Issaquah High School. She re- ceived her Bachelor of Arts in eco- nomics from Western Washington University this summer. She is the daughter of Laura Bell, of Issaquah, and Steven Bell, of Portland, Ore. The future groom is a 2002 graduate of Chautauqua Lake Central High School, in Mayville, N.Y. He received an Associate De- gree from Jamestown Community College in 2004. His parents are Nancy and Dan Thomas, of Ashville, N.Y. After the wedding, the couple plans to travel. BIRTH Mollie Nidey Mollie Grace Nicley Luke and Alicia Nicley welcomed daughter Mollie Grace to their Is- saquah home Sept. 26, 2009. Mollie was born in Bellevue, weighing 8 pounds and 2 ounces and measuring 20 inches. She joins siblings Bayleigh, 6, and Rhyne, 3 1/2. Grandparents are Dave and Karen Nicley, of Jerome, Idaho; Mark Arseneau, of Issaquah; and Jim and Michelle McShane, of Bothell. Great-grandparents are Dorothy Nicley, of Vancouver, Wash.; and Neva Lzicar, of Ontatrio, Ore. Alicia is a 1999 graduate of Lib- erty High School. Students K through 5: The Logis- tics!" -- 10 a.m. - noon Oct. 17, $30 "The Art of Seeing: Drawing What YOU See" -- 7-9 p.m. Mon- days, Oct. 5 - Nov. 23, $23 per two- hour session or $110 for all six weeks "Introduction to Glass Fusing" -- 6:30-9 p.m. Oct. 21, $35 class fee, $35 for materials "Byzantine" -- 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Oct. 10, $45 class fee, $35 materials fee "Creative Earrings -- 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Oct. 20, $45 class fee, $25 for materials "Painting for the fun of it! With Ricco" -- 6:30-9 p.m. Oct. 7, $40 The Issaquub Arts Commission has paid for free art classes from 2:30-3:30 p.m. at the Youth Center, 301 Rainier Blvd. S. Regis- ter by calling 837-3310. The sched- ule is: "Batiking" -- Oct. 12 "Print Making" -- Oct. 19 Fresh Moves/New Music/Pure Motivation offers jazzercise classes at 4:30 p.m. starting Oct. 13 at Gibson Hall, 105 Newport Way S.W. Classes include warm-up, aerobic, toning and stretch routines combining elements, of dance, re- PETS OF THE WEEK Kramer, a 2-year-old Eng- lish springer spaniel mix, longs to be part of an active family. He is ready to join you on all your outdoor adven- tures. Spend a few minutes with Kramer and you are sure to fall in love! Faye, a 9-month-old brown and orange tortie, is a kitty who loves to cuddle! If you are looking for a purring com- panion who is social and af- fectionate, look no further. Come meet Faye and her friends. lhese pets may already have been adopted by the time you see these photos. If you?e 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@seatllehumane.org. All adopted animals go home spayed/neutered, microchipped and vaccinated, with 30 days of free pet health insur- ance and a certificate for an examination by a KJng County veterinarian. ]he Seattle Humane Society is now open from noon - 6 p.m. seven days a week. WHO'S NEWS Issaquah sisters' rabbits win best of breed Sydney Weber, of Issaquah, won best of breed-Polish, and her sister Callie Weber won best of hreed-thrianta, at the 2009 euyallup Fair's Open Rabbit, Open Caw and Youth Rabbit competition. Issaquah Clinic welcomes new family physician Dr. Jenny Chen recently joined the Swedish Is- saquah clinic. Chen is a family physi- cian who cares for pa- tients of all ages, with a special inter- Dr. Jenny {:ben est in women's health and preventive health. She received her medical de- gree from Emery University School of Medicine in Atlanta, and completed a family medi- cine residency at Atlanta Med- ical Center. Prior to joining Swedish, Chen worked at HealthPoint, a net- work of community health cen- ters in King County. She is a member of the American Acad- emy of Family Physicians. The Swedish Physicians Is- saquah Clinic, 2005 N.W. Sam- mamish Road, is open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information or to make an appointment, call 394-0700. Same-day appoint- ments are available. Eastside Catholic school president awarded fellowship Jim Kubacki, president of Eastside Catholic School, has been awarded a fully funded fellowship to the Klingen- stein Center for Indepen- Jim Kubacki dent School Leadership's 2010 Heads of Schools Program at Teachers College, Columbia Uni- versity. The award, granted to just 20 heads of school annually, pro- vides independent school leaders with an opportunity for focused professional enrichment, re- newal and reflection. "I feel very fortunate to have this special opportunity to be a student and work with others who share my passion for educa- tion, Kubacki said. sistance training, Pilates, yoga, kick-boxing and more. Call 392- 3011. Edward Jones rmanciai serv- ices offers "A Women's Guide to Money Matters" seminar from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Oct. 7, from 7-8 p.m. Oct. 14 and from 1-2 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Lodge at Beaver Lake, 25101 S.E. 24th St., Sammamish. Call 427-6027. The Issaquah Resource Con- servation Office and Seattle Tilth offer the following classes at Pickering Garden, 1730 10th Ave. N.W. Advanced registration is re- quired at www.seattletilth.org or 206-633-0451, ext. 101: "Putting the Garden to Bed" -- For adults, 9-11 a.m. Oct. 10 "Slimy Creatures" -- For ages 2- 5, 10 a.m. - noon, Oct. 17 The Swedish Physicians clinic in East King County presents "Be Heart Smart - Keeping Your Heart Healthy," from 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at the library, 10 W. Sunset Way. The free sessions include a 60- minute presentation and a 30- minute Q&A session led by a pri- mary-care physician. Register by calling 206-386-2502 or going to www.swedish.org/classes. COLLEGE NEWS Local student makes CWU honor roll Haley Bridgman has qualified for the summer quarter 2009 honor roll at Central Washing- ton University. To be eligible, students must earn a 3.5 or better grade point average, on a 4.0 scale, while carrying at least i2 graded credit hours of study. REUNION IHS class of 1979 The Issaquah High School class of 1979's 30-year reunion celebration is from 6:30 p.m. - midnight Oct. 9 at the Bellevue Courtyard by Marriott, 11010 N.E. 8th St., Bellevue. Go to https.'//www.reunionswithclass, c om/asp/reservenow_idl.asp. Superb med ca services conven'ent located on the Sammam'sh ateau! IE Y E C A R li Pine Lake Dental-Medical Center 22741 SE 29th Street Sammamish, WA 98075 (425) 392-2196 Fax (425) 392-8934 wwwamwvisioney~are.com Comprehensive Eye Exams Cataracts, Glaucoma and Diabetic Eye Care Contact Lenses Custom Eyewear by Maui Jim, Fendi,Tacumi & ProDesign 24 Hour Emergency Care PINE LAKE DENTAL CARE Christopher C. Robertson DDS PS Kimchi L. Phan DDS If you are looking for qualio experienced personnel in a warm and caring environmem, then come experience the dij~n'nce at Pine Lake Dental Care. 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