Northwest Prime Time Calendar of Events

Northwest Prime Time Calendar Each issue Northwest Prime Time features a unique calendar of events with a special focus on events "celebrating life after 50".

Senior Events
Wisdom Cafes
June 3, 2pm “The Surprises of Aging” Federal Way Library, 34200 1st Way S; June 11, 2pm “Overcoming Limitations” Shoreline Library, 345 NE 175th St, 206-838-3668; June 20, 2pm, “The Creativity Thing” Richmond Beach Library, 19601 21st Ave NW Shoreline 206-362-7550.
Seniors Guide to Moving/Downsizing
June 6, 10-11am & July 22, 11am-noon, “downsizing one bite at a time” by Kirk Vaux, Windermere downsizing realtor and guest speakers present at Peter Kirk Community Center in Kirkland on June 6 and at Issaquah Library on July 22. Free, RSVP, 206-850-4570. www.KirkVaux.com
Lakewood Sr Ctr Open House
June 8, 10am-1pm, preview upcoming events, programs, 9112 Lakewood Dr SW, 253-682-3480.
Northshore Senior Center
June 15, 10am-2:30pm Line Dance Hoedown potluck, $6; June 28, 10-11:30am celebrate summer berries – easy preservation tips & recipes, free but rsvp 425-286-1035, 10201 E. Riverside Dr, Bothell.
Every Last Cent
Those on fixed incomes learn how to stay afloat when costs rise, free, June 16, 12:30 Puyallup Senior Center 210 W Pioneer; June 19 12:10pm at Pierce County Annex, 2401 S. 35th St Tacoma & 6:30pm at Graham Library 9202 224th St E; June 20, 6:30pm Gig Harbor Library, 4424 Pt Fosdick Dr NW; June 21, 12:10pm County City Bld, 930 S. Tacoma Ave, Tacoma; June 22, 6:30pm Parkland Library, 13718 Pacific Ave, Tacoma; for info call 253-798-4600.
Shoreline-LFP Senior Center
June 16, 1-2pm – story time for adults, listen to short stories, essays, poems  read by librarians, tea & cookies served; June 20, 10:30-11:30am “What do I want to do in retirement?” how to set new goals and dream new dreams, $2-$4, RSVP 206-365-1536, 18560 1st Ave NE.
Holocaust Speaker
June 27, 7pm Anna speaks about her incredible survival story, Des Moines Activity Center, 2045 S. 216th St, 206-878-1642.
Music & Art Showcase
June 29, 4:30pm-8pm, annual FREE event features free concerts by Richard Dean (4:30-5:15pm & 6:15-7pm) plus Wally and the Beaves (5:15-6:15pm & 7-8pm) also includes art showcase, door prizes, desserts, info booths, Kent Senior Center, 600 E Smith Street, Kent. 253-856-5164. www.Kent50Plus.com
Des Moines Waterfront Market
Sats June-Sept, 10am-2pm Low income seniors can get $10 voucher for fresh foods, free shuttle rides, artisans, live music, food trucks, July-Aug Weds 4-8pm (followed by Music in the Park); 206-650-3383, www.DMFM.org
Silver Kite Performances
Intergenerational storytelling with cast ages 19-80 is taking show to retirement communities, senior centers, non-profit orgs etc through Sept 30, email zoe@silverkites.us for info.
University PROBUS Club
Join seniors for coffee, fellowship and outstanding speakers, meeting on the 1st Wed. of each month, 9:45 AM, at the Sand Point Community Church in View Ridge. topics have included UW History, Melinda Bargreen on "Classical Seattle," and "Boys in the Boat” info at univprobus@gmail.com or 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).
Alzheimer’s Café
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
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.  vppr.ggtm@gmail.com

Retirement Community Events
Foundation House at Northgate
June 2 & 3, the Golden Tones Choir performs. Miss this performance? Call for future schedule or move in and be part of it! 11301 3rd Ave NE, Seattle. 206-361-2758. www.FoundationHouseNG.com
Foss Home & Village
June 4, 3pm, hear Holocaust speaker Jeannie Opdyke Smith riveting story of love & hope, Shoreline Community College, bldg 9000, 16101Greenwood Ave N. $10 includes refreshments, tickets & info 206-834-2581 or www.fosscare.org.
Normandy Park Senior Living
June 10, 3pm, High Tea with desserts; June 17, 11am-1pm, Father's Day Brunch. Normandy Park Senior Living, 16625 1st Ave S, Normandy Park. RSVP 206-241-0821. www.normandyparksl.com

Health Education
Caregiver Training Conference
June 5, all-day training offers 16 workshops on topics for caregivers, speakers, practical info and resources, Tukwila Community Center, Tukwila, RSVP early for discount, space limited 1-800-422-3263.
Free Oral Screenings
June 6, 10am-noon (first Tuesdays of every month) Bellevue dentist Dr. Panahpour offers free screenings to look for bacteria that can be first sign of heart disease, call for free appointment 1-888-338-6336, www.systemicdentist.com
Alzheimer’s Talks
June 14, 7:30pm, Chef Madison Cowan discusses personal insight into cognitive decline and its effects on loved ones, $35, Seattle’s Benaroya Hall, www.theartofalzheimers.net
Living Well with Diabetes
June 23-Jul 28, 1-3:30pm six sessions free, Peter Kirk Comm Ctr, 353 Kirkland Ave, Kirkland, rsvp 425-587-3360.
Free Walk Training Program
Sats thru June, train to walk a 5k, 10k or half marathon with Sound Steps, starts slow, N. & S. Seattle locations, 206-684-4664, www.seattlesoundsteps.wordpress.com
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.

Community Events
Shoreline Library
June 1, 7pm, Suffragettes lecture by actress & historian Tames Alan appearing in suffragette clothing; June 15, 7pm, Kerri Wood teaches how to navigate Rome like a local, free, Shoreline Library, 345 NE 175th St, 206-362-7550.
Gem, Jewelry, Rock Show
June 2-4, 10am-5pm, displays, fossils, rare minerals, healing stones, certified gemologist will ID at no charge, raffle, door prizes, free, Swiss Park, 9205 198th Ave E, Bonney Lake.
Tuning in to Northwest Radio History
June 9, 2pm, a look back to the people, stations and stories of Northwest radio history, by historian and radio host Feliks Banel, free presentation at Steilacoom Library, www.piercecountylibrary.org/files/library/stl-speakers-bureau_001_001.pdf
Free Woodworking Class
June 10, free hands-on class, learn basic woodworking & make wooden bowtie to take home, no experience or tools needed, RSVP, Rockler Woodworking & Hardware stores in Northgate 206-634-3222 & Tukwila 206-244-9161, www.rockler.com/retail/stores/wa
Summer Wonderland
June 10-Aug 26, 4-6pm nightly bubble show with music, Pacific Place, 6th & Pine, downtown Seattle, www.pacificplaceseattle.com
Snohomish Wine Walk
June 10, July 8, Aug 12, Sept 9, 4-8pm, bring your own glass $25 includes 8 tastes of wine, 425-330-0831, www.historicdowntownsnohomish.org
Al Franken
June 16, 7:30p, Saturday Night Live comedian turned U.S. Senator speaks at Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Ave, Seattle, 206-652-4255, www.townhallseattle.org
Olympic Air Show
June 17-18, 9am-5pm, air show plus museum’s collection featuring Vietnam ear and WWII aircraft, $12-$15, www.olympicairshow.com
Northwest Musings
June 22, 5:30-7:30pm conversation by artists on their books created to encapsulate the NW, exhibit of books runs June 1-July 28 in the university’s library, University of Puget Sound, pugetsound.edu/directions
Memories of Playland
June 23, 1-2pm, relive memories about Playland located in Seattle’s Bitter Lake district which opened in 1930 and closed in 1961, people came to ride the dipper and dance to Bill Darby’s Playland Dance Band, historian will give talk with photos and memorabilia, $5, Lynnwood Senior Center, 19000 44th Ave W, Lynnwood, RSVP 425-670-5050.
Rainbow Bingo Tiki Luau
July 7, 6-9pm, games, prizes, beer, band, costume contest, drag queens, raises money for senior programs, $20-$25, dinner/drinks available separately, SE Seattle Senior Center, 4655 S. Holly St, Seattle, 206-722-0317, www.sessc.org
Fort Nisqually Events
Thru Sept 4, Crafts of the Past explores artists in residence demonstrations & displays include tatting, wood turning, basketry, scrimshaw and banjo making – guests can try the crafts, too; Point Defiance Park in Tacoma, www.fortnisqually.org
Learn 3-D Printing
Learn how to make things from lamps, shower heads to pants & dresses, free intro sessions at various Pierce County libraries June – Aug, rsvp www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar/.
Lucky Eagle Casino
22 drawings every Friday in June with up to $5,000 in cash!, I-5 to Exit 88, Rochester, 1-800-720-1788, www.luckyeagle.com

Garden & Outdoor
Celebrate North Head Lighthouse
June 3, 11am-4pm, 119th anniversary of North Head Lighthouse at Cape Disappointment State Park in Ilwaco features music, open house at lighthouse keeper’s residence, guided historical hikes, refreshments, free-no pass required for parking. The lighthouse is currently undergoing renovation and not open for tours.
July 8, 10am-4pm goats compete in races, obstacle courses, musical chairs, costume contests, silent auction, raffle, food trucks, adoptable goats, Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave SE, Monroe, free, www.newmoonfarm.org
South Sound Alzheimer’s Walk
Registration now open to teams or to volunteer for 12 Alzheimer’s walks across the state https://act.alz.org
Wallingford Family Parade
July 8, 11am, home-spun, drill teams, marching bands, costumed dogs and more, 45th Ave N in Seattle’s Wallingford district, www.visitwallingford.org/parade

Dance & Performance
Seattle International Dance Festival
June 9-25, over 100 dancers from around the world, www.SeattleIDF.org
Can Can
June 9-Oct, set in doo-wop ice cream shop, theater underneath Pike Place Market, 1-877-280-7831, www.thecancan.com
Stars of Tomorrow
June 10, 2pm International Ballet Theatre presents student recital including professional division, 1110 NE 6th St, Bellevue, 1-800-838-3006, www.brownpapertickets.com
Spectrum Dance Theater
June 15-Jul 2; world premiere, Seattle Rep Theatre, 206-443-2222, www.spectrumdance.org

Northwest Water Color Society
Thru June 2, exhibit of 60 artists accepted into 77th Annual International Open Exhibition, Harbor History Museum, 4121 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor, 253-858-6722, www.harborhistorymuseum.org
Bellevue Art Museum
Thru June 11, “Quilts of the Sierra Nevada” over 30 of Ann Johnston’s large-scale quilts, 510 Bellevue Way NE, www.bellevuearts.org
White Valley Museum
Thru June 18, new exhibit honors women at work: Uniforms & Work Wear, 1910-2010, 918 H Street, Auburn, 253-288-7433, www.wrvmuseum.org
Cascadia Art Museum
Thru June 25, Trees & Flowers in NW Art, 190 Sunset Ave, Edmonds, 425-336-4809, www.cascadiaartmuseum.org
Tacoma Art Museum
Thru Aug 20, 60 years of printmaking from NW coastal tribes, 1701 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, 253-272-4258, www.tacomaartmuseum.org

Book-It Rep
June 7-July 2 “Welcome to Braggsville” world-premiere adaptation of T. Gernonimo Johnson’s darkly funny book, The Center Theatre at Seattle Center, 206-216-0833, www.book-it.org
Grand Cinema
June 12, 6:30pm Soyeon Yi, South Korea’s first astronaut, will be speaking as part of the next “Science On Screen” presentation, to be held before a screening of the Oscar-winning bio drama “Hidden Figures” $10 includes the film and discussion, http://www.grandcinema.com/films/hidden-figures/.  The Grand Cinema is located in Tacoma.
Tacoma Little Theatre
Thru June 18, “The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance” $20-$24, 210 N. I St, Tacoma, 253-272-2281, www.tacomalittletheatre.com
Taproot Theatre
Thru June 17 Dorothy Sayer’s mystery “Busman’s Honeymoon” 204 N 85th St, Seattle, 206-781-9707, www.taproottheatre.org

Musical Theater
5th Avenue Theatre
June 8-July 2, “Michele’s High School Reunion” based on the hit movie, 206-625-1900, www.5thavenue.org
June 13-25, Seattle’s Paramount Theatre, 1-800-745-3000, www.stgpresents.org
Village Theatre
Thru July 2 “Dream Girls” the R&B spectacular set in the 60s, 425-392-2202, www.villagetheatre.org
Concert for America
July 6, 7pm, “Stand Up, Sing Out!” special one-night only star-studded concert benefitting organizations working for human rights, www.5thavneue.org

Choral Music
Northwest Chamber Chorus
June 4, 3pm & June 10, 7:30pm, “American Masters” $20-$24, 7500 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle, 206-523-1196, www.northwestchamberchorus.org
Sno-King Chorale
June 10, 3pm & 7pm, ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ concert, includes Croatian Dance Ensemble & violinist, Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Avenue N. Ticket info 425-275-9595 or www.sno-kingchorale.org

Classical Music
Ladies Musical Club
June 3, 9:30am-4:30pm free concert with top aspiring classical musicians from 19 western states will perform followed by 7:30pm winner’s concert, Magnolia Lutheran Church, 2414 31st Ave W, Seattle, also check out other performances throughout the month at: www.lmcseattle.org
Seattle Modern Orchestra
June 3, 8pm $10-$25, The Good Shepherd Center Chapel, www.seattlemodernorchestra.org
Early Music Guild
June 4, 7:30pm 40th Anniversary Concert, $20-$50, Town Hall Seattle, 206-325-7066, www.earlymusicguild.org
Puget Sound Concert Opera
June 9, 7:30pm “La Wally” by Catalani, Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, 411 156th Ave NE, Bellevue; June 11, 2pm, Music Center of the NW, 901 N 96th St, Seattle, www.pugetsoundconcertopera.org
Seattle Symphony
June 30-Jul 1, 8pm Seattle Symphony accompanies live screening of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, Benaroya Hall, 206-215-4747, www.seattlesymphony.org

Pop, Jazz, Folk, Country
Tower of Power
June 2-3, Skagit Casino Resort, 1-877-275-2448, www.theskagit.com
Theatre Organ Pops
June 3, 2pm, toe-tapping tunes from the 20s-40s, $25, Cavalry Christian Assembly, 6801 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, www.pstos.org
Seattle Jazz Vespers
June 4, 6pm Grammy nominated pianist Jovino Santos & his Quartet, free (donations accepted), followed by refreshments and conversation, Seattle First Baptist church at corner of Harvard & Seneca St.
Waikiki Beach Concerts at Cape Disappointment
Washington State Parks presents free summer concert series at Cape Disappointment, 244 Robert Gray Drive in Ilwaco, June 10 “3 Fiddlers, 3 Traditions”; June 24 “Rangers and the Rearrangers” Discover Parking Pass is required for park visitors, parks.state.wa.us/486/Cape-Disappointment.
Tim Noah Theater Concerts
Jun 11, 4pm, The Special Consensus Grammy-nominated bluegrass; June 25, 4pm Peter Janson guitar virtuoso, $20 1211 4th St, Snohomish.
Jazz Alley
Jun 15-18, Acoustic Alchemy; June 20-21 Curtis Stigers with Seattle Women’s Jazz Orchestra,  www.jazzalley.com
27th Annual Classic Jazz Festival
June 22-25, four venues-one site, great bands, large dance floors, dance lessons, free shuttle,RV accommodations, St. Martin's University, Marcus Pavillion. 5300 Pacific Avenue SE, Lacey. 360-705-3024. info@olyjazz.com. www.olyjazz.com
Music & Art Showcase
June 29, 4:30pm-8pm, annual FREE event features free concerts by Richard Dean (4:30-5:15pm & 6:15-7pm) plus Wally and the Beaves (5:15-6:15pm & 7-8pm) also includes art showcase, door prizes, desserts, info booths, Kent Senior Center, 600 E Smith Street, Kent. 253-856-5164. www.Kent50Plus.com

Social Dance (call in advance to confirm social dance events)
Sno-King International Folk Dance Club
Weds & Sats 7pm, folk dancing, teaching, no partners needed. Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave,W., Lynnwood.  $5-$7. 360-387-9923, 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
Ballroom Dancing with Bob’s Dance Band
Mondays and Thursdays, 1-3:30pm, $6, Normanna Lodge, 2725 Oakes St, Everett, 425-252-0291
Ballroom Dance in Bothell
First and third Wed of each month, 1-3pm, music by Bob’s Swing Band, Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E Riverside Dr, Bothell, 425-487-2441.
Seniors’ Country Dancin’ & Classic Rockin’
Every Friday, 4:30-10:30pm, created for seniors by seniors, $5 cover, free dance lessons 5:15pm, dinner & drinks available, Lakewood Moose Lodge at 109th & Halcyon in Lakewood, for info Barb@pski.org or call 253-279-3374.
Freewheelers Square Dance Club
1st & 3rd Sundays 7-10pm; Lake City Community Center - 12531 28th Ave. NE,  $6 per dance night, $5 per class night, partners not required, singles and couples club. Info call Janice, 206-992-4932.
Checkerboard Squares
Sundays 6-8pm, The Checkerboard Squares Square Dance club invites anyone to our new set of Square Dance Lessons, Masonic Hall 515 Dayton St, Edmonds, first lesson is free then $5, dress is casual, for info call Sheryl 425-772-8085 or Roy 425-338-2255, cell is 206-949-0114.
Basic Scandinavian Dance

Wednesdays, 7:30-9pm, classes for beginners or brush up skills, Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, 206-937-5211.
Skandia Dance & Music
First & Third Friday dances, 7:30pm at Cedar Valley Grange 20526 52nd Ave W in Lynnwood, $7-$10, call to confirm 425-954-5262. www.skandia-folkdance.org
Monday Afternoon Dances
Every 4th Sunday each month, 1-3:30pm, $5, features ballroom dancing to live music, plus refreshments, Des Moines Activity Center, 2045 S 216th St, 206-878-1642.
South Park Ballroom Dancing Club
Sundays 6:30-8:30pm and Mondays 1-3pm, live music, dance and light refreshments, $6, South Park Community Center, 4851 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma, 253-591-5299.
Kick Up Your Heels
Dance to swing & 50's Rock & Roll, Northshore Senior Center, $8-$10, 10201 E. Riverside Dr., Bothell; call for schedule 425-487-2441.
Kent Senior Activity Center
Tues evening dances, 7:30-9:30pm, features ballroom dancing to live music, $4, call Helena 253-856-5164 for info.
Monthly Dances
2nd Tuesdays, 2-4pm, North Bellevue Community Center, 4063 148th Ave NE, Bellevue, 425-452-7681.
Ballroom Boogie
First Friday of Month at Northgate Community Center, live music & refreshments, $4, 1-3pm, 10515 5th Ave NE, Seattle.

Volunteers Needed
Volunteer Facilitators needed for Alzheimer’s Association
Make a difference in the life of a family caregiver! The Alzheimer’s Association is currently recruiting local volunteers to facilitate Family Caregiver Support Groups in Lakewood, WA.
Family Caregiver Support Groups provide a consistent and caring place for caregivers 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. training, ongoing support, resources, and continuing education opportunities provided, 1 year commitment required, 206.529.3875, lwhitesi@alzwa.org.
Meals on Wheels volunteers needed
If you are looking for a very worthwhile volunteer opportunity and enjoy driving, this might be just for you!  The MOW program serves anyone who is homebound due to illness or disability or has difficulty shopping or cooking, may apply for Meals on Wheels. In Shoreline: Tuesday and Thursday mornings, 206 365-1536 www.shorelinelfpseniorcenter.org; in King County 206-448-5767, www.seniorservices.org/foodassistance/MealsonWheels/MOWVolunteer.aspx
Come Volunteer at the Washington Park Arboretum
Arboretum Foundation volunteers have been actively supporting the Washington Park Arboretum since 1935. We invite you to join our community of volunteers, made up of true horticulturalists, home gardeners, and people who simply enjoy spending time in the Arboretum. We have a variety of ongoing and one-time volunteer opportunities, call Megan 206-577-0549.|
Volunteer Drivers Needed 
Senior Services’ Volunteer Transportation program offers the perfect solution for King County seniors who are unable to get to their medical appointments: caring, friendly, helpful volunteers who pick them up at their homes, drive them to their doctors, and take them back afterward. However, many older adults with limited transportation options are unable to get rides because there are simply not enough volunteer drivers to serve all those in need.  You can help!  If you have the “drive” to serve others, own your own vehicle, and have some daytime availability, this flexible volunteer opportunity is for you.  Call (206) 748-7588, email Hilary at hilaryc@seniorservices.org, or visit www.seniorservices.org/transportation
Hospice Volunteers Needed
Providence Hospice of Seattle, 425 Pontius Ave. N., Suite 300
Seattle, 206-320-4000, www.providence.org/hospiceofseattle
Hospice Volunteers Needed
Group Health offers hospice volunteer training throughout the Puget Sound region, sitting with patients to give caregivers a break, errands and practical tasks, emotional support to terminally ill patients and their families, do not need to be Group Health members to apply, to apply, call Julia Casey at 253-274-4635.

Neighbors helping Neighbors! Join NEST, North East Seattle Together, as a volunteer helping our neighbors age confidently in their homes.  We are looking for volunteers for everything from transportation, computer assistance, housework, visiting, and so much more. You decide when you want to assist.  Contact Cameron at cameron@nestseattle.org or call us at 206-525-6378 to get involved today!
AARP Elder Watch Program Seeks Volunteers
AARP Washington is recruiting volunteers for their new Elder Watch Program which is designed to help protect the financial security of seniors. Comprehensive training about inveisstor safety and fraud will be provided to volunteers as well as peer counseling and presentation activities training. The program operates weekdays, except Thursdays, in one of two shifts, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm or 12:00 to 3:30 pm. Lunch will be provided and group discussions will be included. For more information, call Robin at 206-517-9364 or email her at rknudson@aarp.org.
Volunteers of America
Provide companionship, socialization, transportation and light in-home care, 55+ volunteers receive small tax-free stipend, call Cristina 206-329-0515.
Volunteer Drivers
The Edmonds Senior Center is seeking volunteer drives for senior trips and excursions must have a clean driving record, 425-774-5555.
Senior Transportation
Earn some extra money while helping low income seniors by volunteering to transport them to and from Dr. appointments, call Debra 425-257-2101, x3323.
Experienced Humans Wanted!
RSVP Snohomish looking for volunteers 55+ to share knowledge and skills to find fulfillment, meet new people, hundreds of opportunities to match your interests, call John McAlpine at 1-888-240-8572.
American Cancer Society
Looking for volunteers to drive cancer patients to and from medical facilities, mileage reimbursement, call Jessie 1-800-227-2345.
Volunteers over 55 Wanted
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), sponsored by Catholic Community Services, has access to hundreds of volunteer opportunities throughout the county, John McAlpine at johnm@ccsww.org or call (425) 257-2111 x 3374 or toll free at 1-888-240-8572

Retired School Employees
We consider ourselves educators for life. If you are or have been a certificated or classified school district employee - from superintendent to school nurse or behavioral psychologist to bus driver - you are welcome to join us.  Unit 19, Renton-South King Retired School Employees Association covers Auburn, Kent, Renton and Tahoma School Districts.  Visit our facebook page (Renton-South King Retired School Employees Association) for current events and monthly speakers on the first Tuesday of the month.
Retired Public Employees
Council 6, monthly speakers, 1st Tuesday of every month, 1:30pm, Carl Gibson Retirement Center, 3025 Lombard, Everett, open to all retirees in the state retirement system. For info call Jim Brandley 425-337-0884
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):