Northwest Prime Time Calendar of Events
Active Senior Fair
Mar 3, 10am-3pm, FREE, seminars & workshops, health screenings include cholesterol, stroke risk, foot and balance screenings, info booths, entertainment, free parking, Westminster Chapel, 13646 NE 24th St, Bellevue, 425-635-6191, www.overlakehospital.org/activeseniorfair
Mar 5, noon; Pierce County Annex, 2401 S. 35th St, Tacoma; Mar 6, 6:30pm Graham Library, 9202 224th St E; Mar 7, 6:30pm South Hill Library, 15420 Meridian E, Puyallup; Mar 10, noon, Sound View Bldg, 3602 Pacific Ave, Tacoma; understanding values and relationships when contemplating your own care, preserve dignity and legacy, FREE no rsvp, for info call 253-798-4600.
Free Downsizing Seminar
Mar 7, 11am-12 noon, Mary Anderson & Marella Alejandrino of Windermere Real Estate offer free downsizing seminar–what to do with all your stuff, refreshments provided by Savoy Retirement Community, Meadowbrook Community Center, 10517 35th Ave NE, Seattle, 206-914-9989 to reserve your seat.
Northshore Senior Center
Mar 13, 2-3pm Variety Band Show vintage music dancing vocals, free; 1st & 3rd Wednesdays 1-3pm Bob’s Swing Music Band and dancing $5; 10201 East Riverside Dr, Bothell, 425-487-2441.
Frye Museum’s Creative Aging
Mar 13, 2:30-4pm Alzheimer’s Café enjoy food & music in relaxed atmosphere; no registration needed for these free events; other free events include museum tours & art-making sessions call for info, 704 Terry Ave, Seattle, 206-432-8265
Magic at the Place
Mar 29, 4-8pm nationally known magician Brian Ledbetter, also Medicare and Social Security workshops, boxed dinners, info booths, door prizes, $10, more info 253-856-5164 (buy tickets 253-856-5150)
Dementia Friendly Improv
Mondays thru Mar 19, 10:30am-noon, “Re-Ignite the Mind” uses improv and theater games to tap into creativity of those with memory issues, taught by theater professionals, $5 per class including caregivers, includes coffee/snacks, 425-275-9595, www.ec4arts.org
Mar 20, 2-3:30pm, feeling limited by stereotypes of aging, physical or financial limitations? Learn some creative ways to overcome or modify limitations, join this free facilitated small group conversation, Richmond Beach Library, 19601 21st Ave NW, Shoreline, 206-546-3522.
University PROBUS Club
Join seniors for coffee, fellowship and outstanding speakers the 1st Weds, 9:45am, Sand Point Community Church in View Ridge, firstname.lastname@example.org, 206-985-4074.
Prime Timers Seattle
Prime Timers is a social and support group for senior gay / bi / trans men ages 50s-90s that sponsors activities in different neighborhoods: restaurant & potluck dinners, coffee nights, films, plays, sports events, a rap group, winter & summer parties and picnics, a monthly newsletter. Low-cost membership provides access to a safe and supportive environment for men to be themselves and to make friends. www.seattleprimetimers.org.
Senior Coffee Hours
Third Thursdays, 10-11am, join the Seattle Mayor’s office for seniors to learn about city programs, services and to talk with officials, 810 3rd Ave, Seattle, 206-684-0500.
Dementia Friendly Recreation
Ongoing, Seattle Parks Lifelong Recreation Program offers a variety of walks and classes for those with early stage memory loss and their care partners, 206-684-4664 (Mari).
2nd Tuesdays, 3:30-5pm, Greenwood Senior Center’s Alzheimer’s Café moves to Stage Door Café, 208 N. 8th St, Seattle, chance for those with Alzheimer’s and their care partners to socialize in safe environment, info call Carin 206-230-0166, www.phinneycenter.org/gsc
3rd Wednesdays, 2:30-4pm, Meet old friends and make new ones – light meal, entertainment and conversation for people with memory loss and their care partners, Mrs. Turner's Restaurant, 701 E. Main St, Puyallup.
Salvation Army Seniors Lunch
Tuesdays, 11am, variety program followed by lunch, $3 donation, Salvation Army Temple, 9501 Greenwood Ave. N., Seattle. 206-783-1225.
Gipson Gabbers Toastmasters
1st & 3rd Saturdays at 10am, life learning through improved public speaking, listening and leadership skills in comfortable setting, Gipson Senior Center, 3025 Lombard Ave, Everett. email@example.com
Northshore Senior Center
Mar 5-26, 10am-11:30pm, 4 sessions for adults with Type 2 Diabetes, learn healthy eating strategies, free but RSVP 425-286-1035; Mar 5-Mar 28, 1-3pm, “Matter of Balance” $5 wear comfortable shoes, rsvp 425-286-1029, 10201 East Riverside Dr, Bothell.
Practical Fitness for Parkinson’s
Tuesdays 3-4:30pm, learn most productive ways to manage Parkinson’s symptoms, Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave, Edmonds, $5-$8 (fee waivers available) RSVP 206-920-1151.
Great Blue Heron Viewing Party
Mar 2, 11am-1pm, join Audubon members to view heron colony behind Kenmore Park & Ride, NE Bothell Way & 73rd Ave NE, free.
Penn Cove MusselFest
Mar 3-4, chef demos & tastings, farm tours, Coupeville on Whidbey Island, www.thepenncovemusselsfesival.com
Oscars Viewing Party
Mar 4, 4pm, Grand Cinema in Tacoma host annual event, includes silent auction, food, local emcees, $25-$90, www.grandcinema.com/film-awards-party
McCaw Hall Lecture Series
Mar 4 Anderson Cooper; Mar 26 John Cleese, 206-733-9725, www.mccawhall.com
Mar 6, noon-2pm, The Chateau, Mayumi discusses her family’s 100-year history in Washington, including incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII and rebuilding their lives, 4450 Davis Ave S, Renton, open to all retired and active school employees, RSVP 425-228-9448.
An Evening with Jamie Ford
Mar 9, 6:30pm, an evening with best-selling author of “Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet” set in Seattle during WWII, Edmonds Plaza Room, 650 Main St (above Edmonds Library), free.
Nordic Heritage Day
Mar 10, 10am-3pm, parade at 11am, Viking Long House, craft demos, genealogist, cooking demos, lunch available, 23905 Bothell Hwy, 425-485-9085, www.bothellsonsofnorway.org
Olympia Area Events
Mar 10 “Lacey Ethnic Celebration” family friendly celebration of cultures music and dance from around the world on three stages, demos, displays, hands-on, food & artwork www.ci.lacey.wa.us; Mar 24 Capital Food & Wine Fest at Saint Martin’s University in Lacey www.capitalfoodandwinefestival.com.
Library Gala Fundraiser
Mar 10, featuring Kareen Abdul-Jabbar, famous basketball player and best-selling author of 12 books, and Nancy Pearl, supports KCLS literacy programs, Hyatt Regency Bellevue, 425-369-3448, www.kclsfoundation.org/literarylionsgala
Friends of Lakewood Library Book Sale
Mar 10, 1-3pm & Mar 13, 5:30-8pm for members; public sales Mar 16-17, 10am-4:30pm, Lakewood Library corner of Gravelly Lake Drive & Wildaire.
Celebrate Holi at Lake Sammamish State Park
Mar 11, noon-4pm, family-friendly play with colored powders to celebrate India’s traditional “Festival of Colors”, Bollywood music, vegetarian food and traditional Indian music and dance, all welcome, $15-$20 (plus Discover Pass needed to park), Driving directions.
Mar 16-18, 10am-4pm, over 500 quilts displayed, demos, vendors raffle, Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, $8 (good for all days), free parking, www.quiltersanonymous.org
Giant Flea Market
Mar 17, 8am-4pm, annual event at Memorial Fieldhouse, antiques, jewelry, household, books, fresh baked bread, arts/crafts ,70 vendors, home & garden, University of Puget Sound, free parking $5-$10 admission (fundraiser for scholarships), pugetsound.edu/FleaMarket
Learn to help Honey Bees!
Mar 18, 1-2:30pm, discussion on plight of bees, diverse plantings, hiving and swarming, Richmond Beach Library, free, 19601 21st Ave NW, Shoreline, 206-546-3522.
Volunteer for Special Olympics
Mar 18, 1-2:30pm, learn how you can become involved in Special Olympics to be held in Seattle July 1-6, Shoreline Library, 345 NE 175th St, 206-362-7550.
Beach Watcher Training
Wed’s Mar 21-May 30, 9am-4pm join Beach Watchers in Everett to train to help protect Puget Sound waters, wildlife thru education, research, stewardship, $55 materials fee, 425-357-6020, http://extension.wsu.edu/snohomish/naturalresources/beachwatchers/
Dexter Gordon on Race
Mar 22, 7pm annual Regester Lecture by professor of African American Studies at the Tohoma Room, Thomas Hall, University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, free and open to all, pugetsound.edu/directions
NW Garden Speakers Series
thru Apr 6, 9:30-11:30am, $20 Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St SW, Lynnwood, 425-357-6010, www.gardenlectures.com
Apr 8, 7:30pm writer, speaker, interviewer and humorist Seattle’s Benaroya Hall, 206-215-4800, www.seattlesymphony.org
4th Fridays, 10:30am-12:30pm, Newcastle Library, 12901 Newcastle Way, free.
White River Valley Museum
Thru June 17, “Suffer for Beauty” exhibit of women’s undies and foundation garments, 918 H St SE, Auburn, 253-288-7433, www.wrvmuseum.org
Museum of Flight
Mar 3-4, Soaring Expo features newest gliders and the pilots who fly them, 206-764-5720, www.museumofflight.org
Seattle Art Museum
Thru May 13 major exhibition large-scale paintings “Figuring History” 206-654-3100, www.seattleartmuseum.org
Washington State History Museum
Thru June 10, blockbuster nationally touring exhibit of toys include opportunity to play with them, 1911 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, 1-888-238-4373, www.washingtonhistory.org
Tacoma Art Museum
Bronze Animals, Immigrant Artists & the American West, Native Portraiture, Winter in the West, 253-272-4258, www.tacomaartmuseum.org
Mar 16-18, 10am-4pm, over 500 quilts displayed, demos, vendors raffle, Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, $8 (good for all days), free parking, www.quiltersanonymous.org
NW African American Museum
Thru Apr 8 new exhibit by Lisa Myers Bulmash "You're Not From Around Here, Are You?" explores being black in the Pacific Northwest includes collages, sculptures, 2300 S. Massachusetts St, Seattle, 206-518-6000, www.naamnw.org
White River Valley Museum
Thru June 17 “Corsets Bras and Bustles…Oh My!” eye-popping exhibit looking at undergarments entitled “Suffer for Beauty” explores each decade from 1890 to 1970, 918 “H” St SE, Auburn, 253-288-7433, www.wrvmuseum.org
Thru June 17, "Seattle on the Spot" photos of Al Smith chronicles African American community in the NW, 206-324-1126, mohai.org.
Dance & Performance
Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan
Mar 22-24, 8pm, dance troupe combines ancient traditions with modern movement, UW’s Meany Theater, 206-543-4880.
Mar 28-Apr 1, traditional Chinese dance & performance, Seattle’s McCaw Hall, 206-733-9725, www.mccawhall.com
Seattle Repertory Theatre
Thru Mar 4 “Ibsen in Chicago” follows group of Scandinavian immigrants putting on world premiere of “Ghosts” by Ibsen; Thru Mar 18, Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin; Mar 23-Apr 22 “The Great Leap” intertwines basketball, China’s cultural revolution and San Francisco, 206-443-2224. www.seattlerep.org
Sound Theatre Company
Thru Mar 11 “You Can’t Take it With You” classic 30s comedy, Center House Theatre at Seattle Center, 206-856-5520, www.soundtheatrecompany.org
Mar 2-25 in Everett (425-257-8600), “the gin game” snappy dialogue & quick wit crackle in Pulitzer prize-winning play; www.villagetheatre.org
Seattle Celebrates Shakespeare
Mar 12, 7pm, panel discusses the Bard’s work, Jones Playhouse, 4045 University Way NE, Seattle, free, 206-543-5140.
5th Avenue Theatre
Mar 15-18 “The Illusionists” featuring 5 magicians, 206-626-1900, www.5thavenue.org
Seattle Public Theater
Mar 23-Apr 15 “Ironbound” darkly funny portrait of Polish immigrant in America $17-$34, 7312 West Greenlake Dr N, Seattle, www.seattlepublictheater.org
Book-It Café Theatre
Thru Apr 1, “The Maltese Falcon” Book-It dinner theater at Café Nordo, 109 S. Main St, Seattle, $99, 206-216-0833, www.book-it.org
Mar 2-18, “Java Tacoma” episode 7, every year three friends perform a “sit-com” humorously exploring their lives thru talk and song – loosely based on “King Lear” and peppered with Tacoma and Baby Boomer humor, 508 Sixth Ave (above Grand Cinema), $10 includes coffee/tea/baked goods, http://javatacoma7.brownpapertickets.com
5th Avenue Theatre
Thru Mar 4, “Intermission! The Musical” wacky comedy from “Airplane” & “Naked Gun”: Thru Mar 13 “NextFest” a festival of new musicals 206-625-1900, www.5thavenue.org
Mar 9-18, UW Musical Theater program presents “Anything Goes” by Cole Porter, $20-$25, Jones Playhouse, 4045 University Way NE, Seattle, 206-543-4880, www.artsUW.org
Mar 16-31, “Return to the Forbidden Planet” musical remake of greatest B movie ever made, 3200 SW Dash Point, Federal Way, 253-661-1444, www.centerstagetheatre.com
Little Shop of Horrors
Reserve now for May 10-12, Broadway’s monster hit musical, $15, Edmonds Community College Black Box Theatre, 425-640-1448, www.BlackBoxEdCC.org
Medieval Women’s Choir
Mar 10, 8pm $15-$30, Trinity Episcopal Parish 609 8th Ave, Seattle, https://springsing.brownpapertickets.com; www.medievalwomenschor.org
Bellevue Chamber Chorus
Mar 10, 7 :30pm St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 4228 Factoria Blvd S, Bellevue; Mar 11, 3pm St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 3030 Bellevue Way NE, $10-$20, 425-522-3436
Northwest Chamber Chorus
Mar 18, 3pm & Mar 24, 7:30pm, Phinney Ridge Lutheran Church, www.northwestchamberchorus.org
Seattle Choral Company
Mar 24, 8pm, St Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral in Seattle, 206-363-1100, www.seattlechoralcompany.org
Modern Classical Music Concert
Mar 1-3, free concerts at University of Puget Sound, pugetsound.edu/directions
Thru Mar 10, “Beatrice & Benedict” 206-733-9725, www.mccawhall.org
Bryon Schenkman & Friends
Mar 18, Baroque & Classical Chamber Music Series at Benaroya Hall, $10-$42, www.bryonschenkman,com
Mar 24 Verdi’s Messa Requiem, www.philharmonianw.org
Westminster Concert Series
Mar 18, 6pm, Teresa Walters, renowned concert pianist, Bach, Liszt & more, FREE concert and reception, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2531 Hoyt Ave. Everett.
Orchestra Seattle/Chamber Singers
Mar 31, 7:30pm “Stories from the East”, First Free Methodist Church, Seattle’s Queen Anne neighborhood, 206-682-5208, www.osscs.org
Olympic Music Festival
Mar 31, 2pm world-renowned violinist Ray Chen and pianist Julio Elizalde perform Beethoven, Stravinsky and more, Seattle’s Benaroya Hall, 206-866-833-4747, www.olympicfestival.org
Everett Philharmonic Orchestra
Ap 15, 5:30pm-9:30pm, Spring Fling Goes to the Movies, dinner, dancing, auction and live music. May 6, Season Finale Listener's Choice. 206-270-9729. www.everettphil.org
Ladies Musical Club
Free concerts throughout region, www.lmcseattle.org
Pop, Jazz, Folk, Country
Four Jazz Masters
Mar 2, 7:30pm, first-ever performance together Vijay Iyer, Howard Wiley, Ambrose Akinmusire, Tyshawn Sorey, Cornish Playhouse, 201 Mercer St, Seattle, https://townhallseattle.org/event/global-rhythms-summit-in-seattle/?mc_cid=ae1393106a&mc_eid=4dd8775229
First Sundays at 6pm, Mar 4 “Michael Clune and the Sleep Till Noon Band” Seattle First Baptist on corner of Harvard & Seneca, “free will” offering, www.SeattleJazzVespers.org
Tim Noah Theater
Mar 10, 7:30pm Pearl Django Gypsy Jazz, 121 4th St, Snohomish, www.brownpapertickets.com
Edmonds Center for the Arts
Mar 8, 7:30pm Cuban piano prodigy Aldo Lopez-Gavilan joins Harlem Quartet; Mar 15 8pm film cabaret features “Buena Vista Social Club” preceded by happy hour an live music; Mar 17, 7:30pm Irish Tradition with Dervish; 410 4th Ave N, Edmonds, 425-275-9595, www.ec4arts.org
Grammy Winner Howard Levy
Mar 8, 7:30pm plays with UPS’s jazz band, Schneebeck Concert Hall on campus at University of Puget Sound, $14, 253-879-3100, www.tickets.pugetsound.edu
Noah Thumbnail Theater Music
Mar 10, 7:30pm Pearl Django Gypsy jazz; Mar 16, 7:30pm Magical Strings music from harp, hammered dulcimer plus dance; Mar 18, 4pm The Gothard Sisters innovative & dynamic music, 1211 4th St Snohomish, www.brownpapertickets
Mar 14 Feathers of Fire; on campus at UW, 206-543-4880, www.meanycenter.org
Free Jazz Music at the Library
Mar 15, 6:30pm listen to the great American songbook with Jake Bergevin’s Jazz “Edu-tainment” Edmonds Plaza Room, 650 Main St (above Edmonds Library), free.
Northshore Performing Arts Center
Mar 17, 7:30pm “The Capitol Steps” 18125 92nd Ave NE, Bothell, 425-298-3449, www.npacf.org
Mar 22-25, 7:30pm $150, Jazz Alley, www.jazzalley.com
Social Dance (call in advance to confirm social dance events)
Sno-King International Folk Dance Club
Feb 10, 7-10pm Sweetheart Party with live music, Weds & Sats 7pm, folk dancing, teaching, no partners needed. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave,W., Lynnwood. $5-$7, 949-646-7082, www.sno-king.org
Skandia Dance and Music
First & Third Friday Dance, 7:30pm, Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave W, Lynnwood, $10-$15, 425-954-5262, www.skandia-folkdance.org
Resources Available for People Living with Alzheimer’s and Their Caregivers
Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Alzheimer’s Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share and gain emotional support from others who are also on a unique journey of providing care to a person with memory loss. Meetings include: (call first to verify meeting):
- Seattle – Ballard: 3rd Saturday of the month, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Swedish Medical Center - Ballard, 3 North Conference Room, 5300 Tallman Ave. NW, Seattle, WA 98107, for information call Linda Whiteside at (206) 529-3875.
- Seattle – Evening: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Magnolia Lutheran Church, 2414 31st Ave. W., Seattle, WA 98199. For information, call Linda Whiteside at (206) 529 -3875
- Seattle – Northeast: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Maple Leaf Lutheran Church, 10005 32nd Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98125, for information call Maggie Pheasant at (206) 841-8537
- Shoreline: 2nd Friday of the month, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1315 N. 160th St., Shoreline, WA 98133. For information call Tricia Kostis at (206) 783-4189
- King County Chinese Speaking Caregivers: 1st Thursday of the month, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Chinese Information Service Center, 611 S. Lane St. Room C, Seattle, WA 98104. For information call Catherine Wong at (206) 957-8518. “For Chinese-speaking caregivers.”
- Seattle – Queen Anne – for Frontotemporal Dementia: 3rd Saturday of the month, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, location moving, TBD, for information call Karin Miller (206) 915-6682. “For caregivers caring for people with Frontotemporal Dementia”.
- Seattle – Wallingford – Lewy Body Dementia: 4th Wednesday of the month, 6:30 – 8:30 pm, St. Benedict Parish, Pastoral Office Ground Floor, 1805 N. 49th St., Seattle, WA 98103. For information call Rena Ferretti at (206) 473-2565.
- Seattle – Northeast, Men’s Coffee Discussion Group; 3rd Thursday of the month, 10:00 am – 11:30 am North East Seattle Together (NEST), 7736 24th Ave. NE, Seattle WA 98115. For information call Don Desonier at (206) 779-1634. “For male spouses.”
- Seattle – Long Distance Caregivers: 2nd Saturday of the month, 10:00 – 11:30 am, Swedish Medical Center-Ballard, 2nd Floor Conference Room, 5300 Tallman Ave. Ave. NW, Seattle, WA 98107. For information call Linda Whiteside (206) 529-3875. “For Long-Distance Caregivers.”
- Seattle – Queen Anne – Adult Children of Younger Onset Parents: 2nd Monday of the month, 7:00 -9:00 pm, Location moving TBD, for information call Wendy Nathan at (206) 422-5004. Also 1st Monday of the month, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Location moving TBD, for information call Linda Whiteside at (206) 529-3875. “Open to adult children of Younger-Onset (65 or under) parents.”
- Seattle – LGBT Caregivers: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm. For location information call Mandi Gunderson at (206) 471-2352.
- Seattle – Ravenna, Long Distance Caregivers: 2nd Monday of the month, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Full Life Care, 6555 Ravenna Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98115. For information call Marian Sheehan at (206) 860-3656. “For Long Distance Caregivers.”
- Seattle – Columbia City: 4th Tuesday of the month, 2:00 – 3:30 pm, Kaiser Permanente Rainier Medical Center, Conference Room, 5316 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98118. For information call Janet Ceballos (206) 940-2802.
- Seattle – West Seattle: 2nd Monday of the month, 1:30 – 3:00 pm, and 4th Monday of the month, 1:30 – 3:00 pm, Providence Mount St. Vincent, East Dining Room, 4831 35th Ave. SW, Seattle, WA 98126. For more information call Martha Smith at (206) 937-3701, ext. 28578.
- Seattle – Downtown: 2nd Thursday of the month, 11:30 – 1:00 pm, The Central Building, 810 3rd Ave., Lobby Floor, Small Conference Room, Seattle WA, 98104, for information call Marla York (206) 684-0428.
- Seattle – Madrona/Mt. Baker: 3rd Thursday of the Month, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, St. Clement’s Episcopal Church, 1501 32nd Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98133. For information call Muriel Moore, (989) 350-1228.
- Shoreline: 2nd Friday of the month, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1315 N. 160th St., Shoreline, WA 98133. For information call Trisha Kostis at (206) 783-4189.
- Vashon Island: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, Vashon Presbyterian Church, 17708 Vashon Hwy SW, Vashon, WA 98070. For information call Regina Lyons at (206) 355-3123.
- Bothell: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, First Lutheran Church of Bothell, 10207 NE 183rd St., Bothell, WA 98011. For information call Debbie Williams, (206) 965-5404.
- Bellevue: 3rd Monday of the month, 3:00 – 4:30 pm, Overlake Senior Health Center, 1750 112th Ave. NE, Hidden Valley Office Park, Bldg. 1, Ste. A101, Bellevue, WA 98004. For information call Regina Bennett, (425) 502-9829.
- Bellevue: 2nd Wednesday of the month, 1:30 – 3:00 pm, Bellevue Family YMCA, 14230 Bel-Red Road, Bellevue, WA 98007. For information contact Ruth Hansing at (206) 232-2537.
- Bellevue – For Younger-Onset Caregivers, 3rd Monday of the month, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, St. Andrews Lutheran Church, Room 1E2, 2650 148th Ave. SE, Bellevue, WA 98007. For information call Bill Lukov at (206) 367-4895.
- Kirkland: 3rd Tuesday of the Month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, Lake Washington United Methodist Church, Multipurpose Room, 7525 132nd Ave. NE, Kirkland, WA 98033. For information contact Rosemary Reid at (425) 820-0134.
- Kirkland/Juanita: 1st Wednesday of the month, 3:00-4:30 pm, Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 10021 NE 124th St., Kirkland, WA 98034. For information contact Karen Koenig at (425) 761-2946.
- Kirkland – Adults Caring for Parents: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7:00 – 8:30 pm, Kirkland Congregational Church, Common Room, 106 5th, Kirkland, WA 98033. For information call Nina Patera (206) 412-2790. “For Adult Children caring for parents with memory loss”.
- Redmond: 1st Tuesday of the month, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm, Emerald Heights, 10901 176th Circle NE, Redmond, WA 98052. For information, contact John Waltner at (425) 556-8140.
- Auburn: 1st Tuesday of the month, 12:00 to 1:30 pm, Church of the Nazarene, 1225 29th St. SE, Room 15, Auburn, WA 98002. For information call Michael Bower (206) 569-7287.
- Des Moines: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 1:00 to 2:30 pm, Wesley Homes Health Center, 1122 S. 216th St. Des Moines, WA 98198. For information call Michael Byrd at (206) 870-1311.
- Enumclaw: 1st Thursday and 3rd Thursday of the month, 1:00 to 2:30 pm, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Cedar Room, 1455 Battersby Ave. , Enumclaw, WA 98022. For information contact Susan Mix at (253) 341-5382
- Federal Way: 1st Tuesday of the Month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm, St. Francis Hospital, 34515 9th Ave. S., Education Room, Federal Way, WA 98003. For information contact Janet Ross, (253) 508-9044.
- Kent: 1st Wednesday of the month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm, Kent Senior Center, 600 E. Smith, Kent WA 98030. For information call Michael Bower, (206) 569-7287.
- Renton: 4th Tuesday of the month, 5:00 – 6:30 pm, Valley Medical Arts Center, 4033 Talbot Rd. S., Renton, WA 98055. For information call Nancy Streiffert, (253) 796-2203.
- SeaTac: 3rd Thursday of the month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, SeaTac Community Center, 13735 24th Ave. S. SeaTac, WA 98168. For information contact Gerry Crouch (206) 632-3985.
- Gig Harbor: 2nd Saturday of the month, 10:00 - 11:30 am, Gig Harbor United Methodist Church, 7400 Pioneer Way, Gig Harbor, WA 98335. For information call Karen Hyde (360) 819-3642.
- Key Peninsula: 3rd Saturday of the month, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, The Mustard Seed Project, 9016 154th Ave. Ct. KPN, Lakebay, WA 98349. For information contact Ray Steiner, (253) 820-2213.
- Tacoma: 1st Wednesday of the month, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 – 3:00 pm, Asia Pacific Cultural Center, 4851 S. Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA 98409. For information contact Jacquelyn Whalen, (253) 922-3221.
- Tacoma: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Tacoma Lutheran Home, 1301 North Highlands Parkway, Tacoma, WA 98406. For information call Linda McCone at (253) 572-2875.
- Tacoma – Younger Onset Caregivers; 2nd Monday of the month, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Skyline Presbyterian, 6301 Westgate Blvd., Tacoma, WA 98406. For information call Lisa Johnson at (253) 905-9269. “For caregivers of those with younger onset Alzheimer’s (65 years of age or under)”
- Puyallup: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 5:00 to 6:30 pm, Good Samaritan Hospital, Cancer Resource Center, 400 15th Ave. SE, Puyallup, WA 98372. For information call Michelle Holden, (253) 224-9208.
- University Place: 1st Tuesday of the month, 1:00 to 2:30 pm, United Church in University Place, 3912 Grandview Dr. W., University Place, WA 98466. For information contact Karen Hyde at (360) 819-3642.
- Bonney Lake: 3rd Thursday of the month, 2:00 – 3:30 pm, Bonney Lake Senior Center, 19306 Bonney Lake Blvd. E., Bonney Lake, WA 98391. For information contact Sue Hilberg at (360) 551-2002.
- Lakewood: 3rd Saturday of the month. 10:30 am to 12:00 pm, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 10630 Gravelly Lake Dr. SW., Lakewood, WA 98499. For information contact McKenzie Golden, (253) 271-4073.
- Lynnwood: 1st Wednesday of the month, 10:00 – 11:30 am, Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW, Room 202, Lynnwood, WA 98036. For information contact Alice Allen at (206) 529-3876.
- Snohomish: 2nd Thursday of the month, 7:00 – 8:30 pm, Snohomish Senior Center, 506 Fourth St., Snohomish, WA 98290. For more information contact Sheri Pemberton at (425) 252-6873.
- Arlington/Marysville: 4th Saturday of the month, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm, Smokey Point Community Church, 17721 Smokey Point Blvd., Arlington, WA 98223. For information call Lou Ann Carter at (360) 722-1471.
- Mount Vernon: 1st Thursday of the month, 10:00 am to 11:30 am, Skagit Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 500 W Section St., Mount Vernon, WA 98273. For information call Cheryl McRill at (360) 899-4643
- Everett: 4th Tuesday of the month, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, The Everett Clinic, Monte Cristo Conference Room, 3830 Hoyt Ave., Everett, WA 98201. For information call Paula Townsell at (425) 346-8687.
- Everett: 1st Thursday of the month, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm, Hope Church at Silverlake, 11329 23rd Dr. SE, Everett, WA 98208. For information call Linda Whiteside at (206) 529-3875.
- Anacortes: 2nd Monday of the month, 1:00 – 3:00 pm, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1300 9th St., Anacortes, WA 98221. For information call Ann Giboney at (360) 299-9569.
- Langley: 1st Tuesday of the month, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, South Whidbey Senior Center, 14594 SR 525, Langley, WA 98260. For information call Mel Watson at (360) 321-1600 ext. 29.
- Edmonds: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 1:00 to 2:30 pm, Edmonds United Methodist Church, 828 Caspers St., Room 302, Edmonds, WA 98020. For information call Barbara Bridges at (425) 335-3414.
- Edmonds: 3rd Monday of the month, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Maplewood Presbyterian Church, 19523 84th Ave. W, Edmonds, WA 98026. For information call Barbara Bridges at (425) 335-3414.
- Chimacum: 2nd Monday of the month, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm, Tri-Area Community Center, 10 West Valley Road, Chimacum, WA 98325. For information call Patricia Smith (360) 379-4186.
- Port Angeles: 2nd Monday of the month, 9:30 am to 11:30 am, Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 East 7th St., Port Angeles, WA 98362. For information call Mardell Xavier at (360) 477-5511.
- Sequim: 2nd Thursday of the month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, Sequim Bible Church, 847 N. Sequim Ave., Room 401, Sequim, WA 98382. For information call Carol Lindley, (360) 683-5294.
- Aberdeen/Hoquiam: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, First Presbyterian Church of Aberdeen, 420 N. Broadway St., Aberdeen, WA 98520. For information call Helen Morning Star at (360) 533-2277.
- Long Beach Peninsula/Ocean Park: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm, Ocean Park Timberland Library, 1308 256th Place, Ocean Park, WA 98640. For information call Dawn Morgan at (360) 261-4612.
- Bremerton: 1st Monday of the month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, Harrison Support Services Building, Kitsap Room, 4205 Wheaton Way, Bremerton, WA 98310. For information call Karen Leader Scott at (360) 981-0237.
- Port Orchard: 2nd Wednesday of the month, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm, Kaiser Permanente Port Orchard Medical Center, 1400 Pottery Ave., Port Orchard, WA 98366. For information call Lora Lehner at (360) 649-6793.
- Poulsbo: 2nd Monday of the month, 1:30 to 3:00 pm, Martha and Mary Health Center, 19160 NE Front St., Poulsbo, WA 98370. For information call Lora Lehner at (360) 649-6793.
- Silverdale: 1st Tuesday and 3rd Tuesday of the month, Silverdale Lutheran Church, Gathering Place, 11701 Ridgepoint Dr. NW, Silverdale, WA 98383. For information call Lora Lehner at (360) 649-6793.
- Belfair: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm, The HUB Center, 111 NE Old Belfair Hwy, Belfair, WA 98528. For information call Debra Jamerson at (360) 621-1110.
- Olympia: 1st Thursday of the month, 1:00 to 2:30 pm, Capital Medical Center, Rainier Room, 3900 Capital Mall Dr. SW, Olympia, WA 98502. For information call Karen Hyde at (360) 819-3642.
- Lacey: 4th Friday of the month, 1:00 – 3:00 pm, St. Mark Lutheran Church, 2109 College St. SE, Lacey, WA 98503. For information call Cheri Knighton at (360) 480-5887.
- Lacey: 2nd Thursday of the month, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm, Lacey Senior Center, 6757 Pacific Ave. SE, Lacey, WA, 98503. For information call Cheri Knighton at (360) 480-5887.
- Longview-Evening: 3rd Thursday of the month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm, Kaiser Permanente, Longview/Kelso Medical Office, Conference Room 6A, 1230 7th Ave., Longview, WA 98632. For information call Dawn Morgan at (360) 261-4612.
- Vancouver-Evening: Last Monday of the month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm, Kaiser Permanente Salmon Creek Clinic, Conference Room 3, 14406 NE 20th Ave. Vancouver, WA 98686. For information call Lisa Rasmussen at (360) 281-2886.
Here are the Staying Connected groups. The one originally scheduled for February has been postponed.
Staying Connected: Early Stage Memory Loss Group
- Arbor Village Senior Living - Kent
Address: 24121 116th Ave SE, Kent, WA 98030
Tuesday mornings on 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27
Staying Connected: Early Stage Memory Loss Group
- Wallingford Community Senior Center
Address: 4649 Sunnyside Ave N # 140, Seattle, WA 98103
Thursday afternoons on 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22
All of the Staying Connected Groups are 4 consecutive, weekly 90min meetings and require a partner and preregistration with Madison Moore at (206)529-3870.