Let’s Go! for Aug. 9-15

August 7, 2012

By Staff

DON’T MISS

Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association Local 14 second annual Poker Rally and Motorcycle Run

The Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association Local 14 second annual Poker Rally and Motorcycle Run is at 11 a.m. Aug. 11, starting at Eastside Baby Corner, 1510 N.W. Maple St. The event benefits Eastside Baby Corner. The brigade of more than 50 motorcyclists makes four more stops, ending in Enumclaw. Call 865-0234.

ONGOING EVENTS

Friends of Youth school supply drive: Drop off donations through Aug. 17 at 414 Front St. N., 392-6367.

Bartell Drugs “School Tools for Kids in Need” drive through Aug. 26, bring donations to Issaquah location, 5700 E. Lake Sammamish Parkway S.E., 391-1785

Senior center seeks donations for its white elephant sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 6-7. Bring donations from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 75 N.E. Creek Way, 392-2381.

Volunteer at Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank, Friday and Monday needed most, cori@issaquahfoodbank.org or 392-4123

Volunteer with the Issaquah History Museums, Train Depot, old Town Hall, adjacent jail, office, volunteer@issaquah-history.org, 392-3500

Vintage streetcar No. 519 needs volunteer operators, conductors, mechanics, coordinators, website managers, fundraisers and event planners; trolley@issaquahhistory.org or 391-8186

 

THURSDAY, Aug. 9

“Artist Field Day,” 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., ArtEAST, 95 Front St. N., www.arteast.org, 996-8553, $20

Concerts in the Park: Adrian Xavier Band, 6:30-8 p.m., Pine Lake Park, 228th Avenue Southeast at Southeast 24th Street

GFWC Cascade Women’s Club: 7 p.m. second Thursday in member’s home, 989-8603 or www.gfwccascadewomensclub.org

Eastside Genealogy Society: 7:30 p.m. second Thursday, Bellevue Library, 1111 110th Ave. N.E., www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wakcegs

West Lake Sammamish Garden Club: 10 a.m. second Thursday, 641-9084

FRIDAY, Aug. 10

Family Discovery Series: Pond Dip, ages 6 and older, 1-2 p.m., Lewis Creek Park Visitor Center, 5808 Lakemont Blvd. S.E., 452-4195, www.bellevuewa.gov/lewis_creek_park.htm

ACT/SAT Combo Practice Test results from Aug. 4, 1 p.m., Issaquah Library, 10 W. Sunset Way, 392-5430

Village Originals: “Lizzie Borden,” 10 p.m. Aug. 10 and 5 p.m. Aug. 11-12, First Stage Theatre, 120 Front St. N., $25, $20 youth and seniors, free with Village Originals membership

Troy Kline and the Medicated Trio, 8-11 p.m., Pogacha, 120 N.W. Gilman Blvd., 392-5550

Ventura Highway Revisited, 7:30-11:30 p.m., Vino Bella, 99 Front St. N., 391-1424

Issaquah Quilters: 10 a.m. to noon second Friday, Issaquah Depot, 50 Rainier Blvd. N., info@issaquahquilters.com

 

SATURDAY, Aug. 11

Issaquah Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Ave. N.W. www.issaquahfarmersmarket.org

Trunk ‘n’ Treasure sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., community center parking lot, 301 Rainier Blvd. S., 837-3300

Chip ‘N’ Dip Golf Tournament, for all ages, 6-7:30 p.m., Julius Boehm Pool, 50 S.E. Clark St., $15 per team, 837-3350

Book signing: Jerry Smith, “Boom Towns & Relic Hunters of Washington State,” 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Costco, 1801 10th Ave. N.W., www.ghosttownsusa.com

“Supervisory Roles: How to Get Into One and What To Do Once You’re There,” 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Village Commons room, YWCA Issaquah Family Village, 930 N.E. High St., free, email jennifer.garrepy@overlakehospital.org

AARP Driver Safety Program, 50 and older, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., members $12/nonmembers $14, Swedish/Issaquah, 751 N.E. Blakely Drive, www.swedish.org/classes or       206-386-2502

Brian Lee and the Orbiters, 7:30-11:30 p.m., Vino Bella, 99 Front St. N., 391-1424

SUNDAY, Aug. 12

N.W. Muscle Car Meet, 8 a.m., Triple XXX Rootbeer Drive-In, 98 Gilman Blvd., 392-1266

Environmental Council work party, 9 a.m. to noon, cutting back blackberries just off state Route 900, near Holiday Inn, park at City Hall Northwest, 1775 12th Ave. N.W., www.issaquahaction.org

Snow Lake Hike, moderate, 9 a.m., 6 miles, 206-232-7730

Adult Enrichment Series: “Creatures of the Deep,” 2-3 p.m., Lewis Creek Park Visitor Center, 5808 Lakemont Blvd. S.E., 452-4195, www.bellevuewa.gov/lewis_creek_park.htm

Guide Dogs for the Blind: 6 p.m. some Sundays, Issaquah Police Station Eagle Room, 644-7421

Rhythm and Reins Women’s Equestrian Drill Team: Sunday, Rock Meadow Equestrian Center, 20722 S.E. 34th St., Sammamish, 222-7100 or Leemod@pobox.com

 

MONDAY, Aug. 13

Fighting Cancer with Naturopathic Nutrition Strategies, for adults, 7 p.m., Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., 391-3130

Ongoing Club Meetings

Issaquah Valley Grange: 7:30 p.m. second Monday, Issaquah Myrtle Mason Lodge Hall, 57 W. Sunset Way, 392-3013

Issaquah Alps Trail Club: www.issaquahalps.org

Issaquah History Museums: 392-3500 or www.issaquahhistory.org

Issaquah Library: 10 W. Sunset Way, 392-5430

MOMS Club of Sammamish Plateau: MOMS helping moms raise their kids in Sammamish and Issaquah on the Sammamish Plateau, lindseymwalsh@gmail.com, www.momsclubsammamish.org or 836-5015

Moms in Prayer International: Join with other Christian moms and grandmas to pray for your children and their schools, www.MomsInPrayer.org lindaryee@comcast.net or at 985-1931

 

TUESDAY, Aug. 14

The Pajama Party Music Show, for children and their families, noon, Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., 391-3130

Kidsfirst! Performance Series: Pajama Party with Harmonica Pocket, noon to 1 p.m., Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E.

Issaquah Downtown Association’s farmers market, 4-8 p.m., Historic Shell Station, 232 Front St. N., 391-1112

“Complementary and Alternative Medicine and Cancer,” for adults, 7 p.m. Issaquah Library, 10 W. Sunset Way, 392-5430

Concerts on the Green: 85th Street Big Band, 7-8:30 p.m., community center, 301 Rainier Blvd. S., 837-3300, free

The Davanos, 8-11 p.m., Pogacha, 120 N.W. Gilman Blvd., 392-5550

 

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 8

Squak Mountain Hike, moderate, 9 a.m., 6 miles, 269-3079

Leaders Choice Hike, between Cougar Mountain and Snoqualmie Pass, moderate, 10 a.m., 7-9 miles, 724-816-0534

Essential Tremor: Gamma Knife Treatment, 10 a.m. to noon, Swedish/Issaquah, 751 N.E. Blakely Drive,  www.swedish.org/classes, 206-386-2502

Sammamish Farmers Market, 3-7 p.m., Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E.

Sammamish Book Club, for adults, “Runaway: Stories,” by Alice Munro, 7 p.m., Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., 391-3130.

Issaquah Networkers: 7:30-8:30 a.m. third Wednesday, IHOP restaurant, 1433 N.W. Sammamish Road, www.IssaquahNetworkers.com

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