Events for the weekend of April 7-8, 2012, include the Easter Walk in the Park, Granite Curling Club Open House and Moose Mania at Northwest Trek.

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Easter Walk in the Park

Emerald City Wanderers Volkssport club will walk on sidewalks and gravel trails through the UW campus and Washington Park Arboretum, including Marsh and Foster Islands; the walk is for people of all ages and abilities to do at their own pace on 5K (3.1 miles) or 10K routes, start anytime 9 a.m.-1 p.m., finish by 4 p.m. Saturday, meet at E18 parking lot, University of Washington, Seattle; free (

Evergreen Camp Fair: Information about summer programs for children, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, REI, 222 Yale Ave. N., Seattle; free (

Scale Model Show and Contest: International Plastic Modelers Society contest and display of hundreds of model historical airplanes, automobiles, military vehicles, ships, science-fiction models, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Renton Community Center, 1715 Maple Valley Highway, Renton; $5-$10 (206-522-3539 or

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Garden Lovers Book Sale: Fundraising sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Center for Urban Horticulture, 3501 N.E. 41st St., Seattle (206-543-0415 or

Granite Curling Club Open House: Basics of curling, play a short game, all equipment provided, wear warm, loose-fitting clothes and clean sneakers, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Granite Curling Club, 1440 N. 128th St., Seattle; $15 (206-362-2446 or

Spring Festival Ice Skating Competition: U.S. Figure Skating Club and Comcast Community Ice Rink Club figure-skating competition, 2:15 p.m. Saturday, Comcast Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave., Everett; free for spectators (425-322-2600 or

Moose Mania at Northwest Trek: Celebrate, learn about and see moose, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, 11610 Trek Drive E., Eatonville; $8-$17 (360-832-6117 or

Family low-tide beach walk: Explore sea life at low tide, wear shoes that can get wet, 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Discovery Park, 3801 W. Government Way, Seattle; free, preregister (206-386-4236 or

Compiled by Madeline McKenzie

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