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Wed Drawing techniques, character and story discussions, for ages 12-18; 3:30-5:30 p.m. Oct. 19, Lake Hills Library, 15228 Lake Hills Blvd. (425-747-3350 or www.kcls.org/lh/programs.cfm)

Great Books Discussion Group

Wed Read and discuss classical selections from the Great Books series, 7:30-9 p.m. first and third Wednesdays, Bellevue Regional Library, 1111 110th Ave. N.E. (425-635-0828 or www.greatbooks.org)

Most Read Stories

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Mind: Trickster, Transformer

Thur A discussion hosted by the Northwest Theosophical Society, 7:30-8: 45 p.m. Oct. 20, Bellevue Regional Library, 1111 110th Ave. N.E. (425-644-7725)

Sammamish Live!

Thur Music and dance from classical to belly dancing by professional and community performers; benefits student and teacher programs; 7 p.m. Oct. 20, Sammamish High School Theater, 100 140th Ave. S.E. Tickets: $10-$12.50. (425-456-7776)

Art Lecture

Thur Art historian William Arnett and three of the Gee’s Bend quilters will discuss the unique artistic features of quilts from their region of Alabama, 7 p.m. Oct. 20, Bellevue Arts Museum, 510 Bellevue Way N.E. Cost: $10-$15. (Reservations: 425-519-0750)

Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert

Thur Northwest musicians perform, donations and used musical instruments will be collected to benefit Habitat for Humanity relief efforts, 4-9 p.m. Oct. 20, Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St. (425-644-1111 or www.crossroadsbellevue.com )

Open Mike Night

Ongoing Opportunity for acoustic musicians to perform, 6-9 p.m., with 5:30 p.m. sign-up, first and third Thursdays, Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St. (425-644-1111 or www.victorymusic.org)

Late Night Music at Crossroads

Ongoing Live music, 7:30-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St. Oct. 21: Northwest blues band Little Bill & The Blue Notes. Oct. 22: Unplugged acoustic blues, with Paul Green & Straight Shot. Oct. 28: Baby Gramps’ steel guitar. Oct. 29: Virutoso piano by Scott Cossu. (425-644-1111 or www.crossroadsbellevue.com)

Unfinished Business

Sat-Sun Violin soloist Timothy Fain joins the Bellevue Philharmonic Orchestra for the opening concert of the season, with works by Schubert, Weber and Tchaikovsky, 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22-23, Theatre at Meydenbauer Center, 11100 N.E. Sixth St. Tickets: $12.25-$34. (206-325-6500 or www.ticketwindowonline.com)

Wreaths

Sat King County Master Gardener workshop, 10:30 a.m.-noon Oct. 22, Lake Hills Greenbelt Garden, 156th Avenue Southeast and Southeast 16th Street. (425-452-7225)

Good Dog Carl Appearance

Sat Author Alexandra Day will read and sign her newest book, and her rottweiler companion Carl will pose for photos, 10:33 a.m. Oct. 22, Barnes & Noble, 626 106th Ave. N.E. (425-451-8463)

Birding the Hotspots

Mon A field trip to this month’s best birding location in King County, hosted by East Lake Washington Audubon Society, 9 a.m.-noon Oct. 24. Meet before 9 a.m. at the north end of the Newport Hills Park & Ride, Lake Washington Boulevard Southeast and 113th Place Southeast. Cost: $2. (425-450-0461 or www.elwas.org/events)

Why Can’t I Lose Weight?

Plan Ahead Overlake Hospital workshop on how to succeed at weight loss, 7-9 p.m. Oct. 26, Bellevue Community College North Campus, 10700 Northup Way. Cost: $25. (register: 425-688-5259 or www.overlakehospital.org/healthwellness/classes/lifestyles.aspx )

Teen Advisory Board

Plan Ahead Volunteers ages 12-18 are needed to help plan teen-related events; community service hours available; 3:30 p.m. Oct. 26, Lake Hills Library, 15228 Lake Hills Blvd. (425-747-3350 or www.kcls.org/lh/programs.cfm)

Singer-Songwriter Showcase

Plan Ahead Live music, 6:30-8 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays, Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St. Oct. 27: Carolyn Cruso. Nov. 10: Alex Perlman. (425-644-1111 or www.crossroadsbellevue.com)

Kiwanis Club of Bellevue Luncheon Meeting

Plan Ahead Features a presentation on voter initiatives 330 and 336, noon Oct. 27, Paragon Hotel, 818 112th Ave. N.E. Cost: $15.25 for lunch; non-members welcome. (425-453-9948)

Public Transit Workshop

Plan Ahead Meet with Metro and Sound Transit planners to share ideas for improving transit service on the Eastside, noon-1:30 p.m. Oct. 28, Bellevue First Congregational Church, 752 108th Ave. N.E., served by Metro routes 220, 222, 230, 233, 234, 240, 249, 253, 271 and 921, and Sound Transit routes 530, 535, 550, 560 and 565. (206-684-1146 or http://transit.metrokc.gov )

“Dracula”

Plan Ahead International Ballet Theatre’s adaptation of the vampire’s story, with dance ranging from classical ballet to tap-dancing witches; family show, Halloween costumes encouraged; 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 28-30, Theatre at Meydenbauer Center, 11100 N.E. Sixth St. Tickets: $15-$35. (425-284-0444 or www.ticketwindowonline.com)

Free Mammograms Offered

Plan Ahead A day of free screenings for women over 40 without health insurance, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. by appointment, Oct. 29, Overlake Breast Health Center, 1135 116th Ave. N.E., suite 250. (register: 425-688-5248)

Transit Improvements Information Table

Plan Ahead Meet with Metro and Sound Transit planners to share ideas for improving transit service on the Eastside, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 29, Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St., served by Metro routes 230, 245, and 253. (206-684-1146 or http://transit.metrokc.gov )

Diwali/Tihar Festival

Plan Ahead Celebration of the Hindu Festival of Lights from India and Nepal, with traditional music, dance and food, book signings with authors Anjali Banerjee and Bharti Kirchner and Indian language children’s stories, 2-4 p.m. Oct. 30, Barnes & Noble, 626 106th Ave. N.E. (425-451-8463)

Write On! Writing Group

Plan Ahead Fun writing exercises and creative ideas for youths 12-18, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Nov. 2, Lake Hills Library, 15228 Lake Hills Blvd. (425-747-3350 or www.kcls.org/lh/programs.cfm)

Fun, Easy Fridays

Plan Ahead Free community dinner followed by a parent workshop on how to create family game nights and information on other low-cost family activities available in the area; supervised swimming and activities for children 12 and under, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 4, Bellevue YMCA, 14230 Bel-Red Road. Dec. 2: Family Holiday Traditions — how to put family first during the holiday season, make gifts and start new traditions (register: 425-746-9900)

Bothell

Book Review Group

Fri “Gardens in the Dunes,” by Leslie Marmon Silko, 10-11:30 a.m. Oct. 21, Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive. Nov. 18: “The Stuff of Love,” by Dianna Crawford. (425-487-2441)

“The Five and Ten Club”

Starts Sun Curtain Call Theatre presents the story of senior citizens who resort to less than legal means to make a little extra cash to get by, 8 p.m. Fridays, 5:30 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 23-Nov. 6, Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive. Tickets: $8-$10. (425-487-2441 or www.northshoreseniorcenter.org)

Pancake Breakfast

Plan ahead 8-11:30 a.m. Nov. 5 and 19, Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive. Cost: $4-$5. (425-487-2441)

Carnation

“The Library: A Physiological Study”

Thur Humorous and historically accurate tales based on data gathered on the interactions of people and books at the library; a King County Performance Network event, 7 p.m. Oct. 20, Carnation Library, 4804 Tolt Ave. (425-333-4398 or www.4culture.org)

Copper Kettle Auction

Sat Four-course dinner, live entertainment, and silent and live auctions featuring a scenic plane ride over the valley, gourmet dinners and a flag from the U.S. capitol building; benefits Sno-Valley Senior programs, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 22, Sno-Valley Senior Activity Center, 4610 Stephens Ave. Tickets: $30. (reservations by Oct. 20: 425-333-4152)

Swil Kanim

Plan ahead Storytelling interwoven with violin, poetry and audience participation, 8-10 p.m. Nov. 5, Miller’s Community & Arts Center, 4597 Tolt Ave. (425-333-5007 or www.millersarts.com)

Duvall

Poetry Reading and Open Mike

Mon Suzanne Paola reads from her work followed by open mike readings; 6 p.m. sign-up, 7 p.m. reading, Oct. 24, P&G Speakeasy Café, 15614 Main St. (425-844-2766 or www.poetswest.com/venues.htm)

Issaquah

Library Book Club

Wed “Devil in the White City,” by Erik Larson, 7 p.m. Oct. 19, Issaquah Library, 10 W. Sunset Way. (425-392-5430 or www.kcls.org/iss/event.cfm)

“Once on This Island”

Ends Sun Village Theatre presents musical tale of divine interference in a love affair between a peasant and an aristocrat, through Oct. 23, 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays; 2 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, Francis Gaudette Theatre, 303 Front St. N. Tickets: $24-$48. (425-932-2202 or www.ticketmaster.com)

Discovered (& Undiscovered) Potters’ Sale

Thur-Sat Functional and decorative art by 85 Northwest potters ranging from newcomers to full-time professionals, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20-22, Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Ave. N.W. (425-868-3989 or www.undiscoveredpotters.com)

Issaquah Historical Society Program

Sat Tom Mechler, a founding member of the Issaquah Alps Trails Club in 1970, will discuss the club’s early work to preserve and Maintain Issaquah’s open spaces, 11 a.m. Oct. 22, Issaquah Depot Museum, 50 Rainier Blvd. N. (425-392-3500 or www.issaquahhistory.org )

Dogwood Street Open House

Mon Opportunity to review and comment on proposed improvements for Northwest Dogwood Street, 6 p.m. Oct. 24, Issaquah City Hall, 130 E. Sunset Way. (425-837-3400)

Halloween Barn Dance

Plan Ahead Sammamish Symphony family fun night, with dancing, children’s entertainment and food, costumes optional; 6-10 p.m. Oct. 28, Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Ave. N.W. Cost: $5-$25 at the door. (425-427-1689 or www.dogandtuba.com/sso )

Strategy Games Club

Plan Ahead For students in grades 6-12; refreshments, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Oct. 28, Issaquah Library, 10 W. Sunset Way. (425-392-5430 or www.kcls.org/iss/event.cfm)

Zoo Volunteers

Ongoing Cougar Mountain Zoo has volunteer opportunities as education docents and keepers aides for adults 18 and older interested in wildlife education and conservation. (425-392-6278 or www.cougarmountainzoo.org)

Kenmore

Writer’s Workshop

Ongoing Encouragement, positive critique and inspiration led by Frances Dayee, 1-3 p.m. Thursdays, through Oct. 27, Kenmore Library, 18138 73rd Ave. N.E. (425-486-8747 or www.kcls.org/kenm/programs.cfm)

Study Zone

Ongoing Free homework help from volunteer tutors for elementary, middle and high school students, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Mondays, Kenmore Library, 18138 73rd Ave. N.E. (425-486-8747 or www.kcls.org/studyzone)

Evening Book Discussion Group

Plan Ahead “Daughter of Fortune,” by Isabel Allende, 7 p.m. Oct. 31, Kenmore Library, 18138 73rd Ave. N.E. Nov. 28: “Snow Falling on Cedars,” by David Guterson. (425-486-8747 or www.kcls.org/kenm/programs.cfm)

Kirkland

Study Zone

Ongoing Free homework help from volunteer tutors for elementary, middle and high school students; 4-6 p.m. Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. Thursdays, 2-4 p.m. Sundays, Kingsgate Library, 12315 N.E. 143rd St. (425-821-7686 or www.kcls.org/studyzone)

“Romeo and Juliet”

Thur-Sat Seattle Shakespeare Company presents a contemporary, urban adaptation of the Bard’s tale of star-crossed lovers; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, 8 p.m. Oct. 21-22, 2 p.m. Oct. 22, Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave. Tickets: $11-$25. (425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org)

Brian Jacques Appearance

Thur Author of the Redwall fantasy series will discuss and sign his two newest additions, “High Rhulain” and “The Redwall Cookbook,” 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 20, Parkplace Books, 348 Parkplace Center. (425-828-6546)

“Much Ado About Nothing”

Ends Sun Studio East Youth Theatre presents Shakespeare’s comedy about love and relationships, 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, through Oct. 23, Studio East Theater, 402 Sixth St. S. Tickets: $9-$11. (425-827-3123 or www.studio-east.org)

Socrates Café

Fri Monthly philosophical discussion group, 7 p.m. Oct. 21, Parkplace Books, 348 Parkplace Center. (425-828-6546)

Teen Concerts

Ongoing All-ages venue, with local performers, 7 p.m., Kirkland Teen Union Building, 348 Kirkland Ave. Cost: $5. Oct. 21: Castles in the Sky, Jade Ran Away and Blue Skies Ahead. Oct. 28: From Aphony, Chance Without, Innerself and Lines into Phoenix. (425-822-3088 or www.ktub.org)

Washington Wind Symphony

Sun The symphony kicks off its 20th season, 3 p.m. Oct. 23, Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave. Tickets: $5-$9. (425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org)

“Project Mulberry”

Mon Children’s novelist and Newbery award winner Linda Sue Park presents her new book, 10-11 a.m. Oct. 24, Parkplace Books, 348 Parkplace Center. (425-828-6546)

Richard Hugo House Writing Class

Starts Mon First of six sessions with Hugo House writing instructor Frances McCue, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 24, Parkplace Books, 348 Parkplace Center. (register: 206-322-7030)

Public Transit Workshop

Mon Meet with Metro and Sound Transit planners to share ideas for improving transit service on the Eastside, 6-8:30 p.m. Oct. 24, Kirkland Heritage Hall, 203 Market St.; served by Metro routes 230, 234, 236, 238, 245, 251, 254 and 255 and Sound Transit Route 540. (206-684-1146 or http://transit.metrokc.gov )

French Conversation Club

Mon All ages and language skill levels welcome, 7-9 p.m. Oct. 24, Kirkland Library, 308 Kirkland Ave. (425-822-2459 or www.kcls.org/kirk/programs.cfm)

The Reading Circle Bookclub

Tues “The Shadow of the Wind,” by Carlos Ruiz Zafón, 7 p.m. Oct. 25, Parkplace Books, 348 Parkplace Center. (425-828-6546)

The Keith Highlanders Pipe Band

Plan Ahead Scottish and Irish music and dance, 7:30 p.m. Oct 27, Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave. Tickets: $15-$18. (425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org)

Kingsgate/Woodinville Libraries Book Discussion Group

Plan Ahead “Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life,” by Queen Noor, 10 a.m.-noon Oct. 29, Kingsgate Library, 12315 N.E. 143rd St. Dec. 3: “Blindness,” by Jose Saramago at Woodinville. (425-821-7686 or www.kcls.org/kings/programs.cfm)

Good Dog Carl Appearance

Plan Ahead Author Alexandra Day and her rottweiler companion Carl present their newest book, “Carl’s Sleepy Afternoon,” 6:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 3, Parkplace Books, 348 Parkplace Center. (425-828-6546)

Brazilian Duos

Plan Ahead Vocalist Luciana Souza and guitarist Roero Lubambo perform, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3, Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave. Tickets: $10-$25. (425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org)

“N*W*C”

Plan Ahead Three-man comedy show about breaking down racial stereotypes, 8 p.m. Nov. 4-5, Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave. Tickets: $12-$24. (425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org)

Mercer Island

Holiday Art Show

Ongoing Mixed media works and gift items by island artists includes textiles, pottery, paintings, jewelry and paper art, through Jan. 6, Mercer Island Chamber Art Gallery, 7605 S.E. 27th St., Ste. 109. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and by appointment. (206-232-3404)

Home Sweet Home: Seniors Resource Fair

Plan Ahead Educational forum and resource fair with more than 35 different services and agencies represented, refreshments; an Overlake Senior Care event; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Oct. 29, Mercer Island Presbyterian Church, 3605 84th Ave. S.E. Cost: $5 at the door. (425-688-5800 or www.overlakehospital.org/healthwellness/classes/seniorcare.aspx )

North Bend

“The Odd Couple”

Ends Sat Classic comedy featuring the casual Oscar Madison vs. the overly tidy Felix Ungar, 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Oct. 21-22, Unity Theater, 119 ½ North Bend Way. Tickets: $7.50-$15. (425-831-5667 or www.unitytheater.org)

Middle Eastern Hafla

Plan Ahead Women’s belly dancing party and potluck, with local professional and amateur dancers; benefits theater programs, 7 p.m. Oct. 28, Unity Theater, 119 ½North Bend Way. Tickets: $5 suggested donation. (425-831-5667 or www.unitytheater.org )

First Tuesdays Book Group

Plan Ahead “The Seduction of Water,” by Carol Goodman, 7 p.m. Nov. 1, North Bend Library, 115 E. Fourth St. (425-888-0554 or www.kcls.org/nbend/programs.cfm)

Redmond

Corn Maze

Ongoing Maze cut in the shape of the classic American painting “American Gothic;” u-pick fruits and vegetables; 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Thursdays and Sundays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, through Oct. 30; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Oct. 31, South 47 Farm, 15410 N.E. 124th St. Cost: $4.50-$5.50. (425-869-9777 or www.south47farm.com)

Study Zone

Ongoing Free homework help from volunteer tutors for elementary, middle and high school students, 6-8 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays, Redmond Regional Library, 15990 N.E. 85th St. (425-885-1861 or www.kcls.org/studyzone)

Sophisticated Swing Big Band

Fri Dancing to the music of the 1930s, ’40s and ’50s, 1-3:30 p.m. Oct. 21, Redmond Senior Center, 8703 160th Ave. N.E. Cost. $3. (425-556-2314)

“The Others”

Fri SecondStory Repertory actors read tales for Halloween about creatures unknown and unknowable; part of the NightStories spoken word series for adults, 8:30 p.m. Oct. 21, SecondStory Repertory, 16587 N.E. 74th St. Tickets: $8. (425-881-6777 or www.secondstoryrep.org)

“The Frog Prince”

Ends Sat Sprouts Children’s Theatre’s musical tale of a spoiled princess who meets a certain amphibian; 7 p.m. Fridays, 1 and 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through Oct. 23, SecondStory Repertory, 16587 N.E. 74th St. Tickets: $8.50. (425-881-6777 or www.secondstoryrep.org)

Old Fire House Concerts

Ongoing All-ages venue with local performers, 8 p.m., Old Fire House Teen Center, 16510 N.E. 79th St. Cost: $6. Oct. 21: Fatalis, Shades of Fire, The Robo Magic Corps and $3 Buzz. Oct. 28: Roy, Raul’s Cure and Massive Habit. Nov. 4: The Breakers and Pandora’s Plan. (425-556-2389 or www.theoldfirehouse.org)

Mommy & Me at the Farm

Ongoing Children 5 and under accompanied by an adult can learn about farm life, go on a hayride and pick something fresh from the fields, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Fridays through October; check in at the farmstand at 10:15 a.m., South 47 Farm, 14510 N.E. 124th St. Cost: $5 per child. (425-869-9777 or www.south47farm.com)

Redmond Saturday Market

Ongoing Fresh produce, flowers, plants, organic meats and eggs, arts and crafts and entertainment, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 29, 7730 Leary Way. (425-556-0636 or www.redmondsaturdaymarket.homestead.com)

Public Transit Workshop

Plan Ahead Meet with Metro and Sound Transit planners to share ideas for improving transit service on the Eastside, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 26, Redmond Regional Library, 15990 N.E. 85th St., served by Metro routes 230, 251, 253 and 254, and Sound Transit routes 540 and 545. (206-684-1146 or http://transit.metrokc.gov )

Evening Book Discussion

Plan Ahead “The Smell of Apples,” by Mark Behr, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3, Redmond Regional Library, 15990 N.E. 85th St. Dec. 1: “The No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency,” by Alexander McCall Smith. (425-885-1861 or www.kcls.org/red/redprog.cfm)

Renton

“The IKEA Cycle: Tiny Domestic Dramas”

Ongoing A series of 10-minute interrelated plays staged on the “sets” of the furniture showroom; a King County Performance Network production, 7-9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Nov. 9, IKEA, 600 S.W. 43rd St. (206-296-7580 or www.4culture.org)

Study Zone

Ongoing Free homework help from volunteer tutors for elementary, middle and high school students, 5-7 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, Fairwood Library, 17009 140th Ave. S.E. (425-226-0522 or www.kcls.org/studyzone)

Master Gardeners at the Library

Ongoing King County master gardeners will be available for questions 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, Fairwood Library, 17009 140th Ave. S.E. (425-226-0522 or www.kcls.org/fair/programs.cfm)

Rainier Symphony

Sat Classical music for Halloween featuring “St. John’s Night on the Bare Mountain” and “Danse Macabre ,” 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22, IKEA Performing Arts Center, 400 S. Second St. Tickets: $12-$17. (206-781-5618 or www.rainiersymphony.org)

Teen Advisory Council

Plan Ahead An opportunity for youths 12-18 to earn community-service hours and gain leadership experience, 7 p.m. Oct. 27, Fairwood Library, 17009 140th Ave. S.E. (425-226-0522)

Sammamish

Sammamish Book Discussion Group

Wed “Time Traveler’s Wife,” by Audrey Niffenegger, 7 p.m. Oct. 19, Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. N.E. Nov. 16: “My Sister’s Keeper,” by Jodi Picoult. (425-836-8793 or www.kcls.org/samm/programs.cfm)

Ghosts and Goblins

Sun Sammamish Symphony performs music magical and spooky, including Dukas’ “Sorcerer’s Apprentice” and music from “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” 2 p.m. Oct. 23, Eastlake Performing Arts Center, 400 228th Ave. N.E. Tickets: $7-$30. (206-515-7777 or www.dogandtuba.com/sso)

Snoqualmie

Wylie & the Wild West

Sun Upbeat western music sung by a real cowboy; a Snoqualmie Valley Arts Live event, 3 p.m. Oct. 23, Mount Si High School Theater, 8651 Meadowbrook Way S.E. Tickets: $5-$15. (425-888-1514 or www.snoqualmievalleyartslive.org)

Woodinville

Extreme Manga

Thur Advanced comic book drawing techniques workshop, including facial expressions and developing story elements, 7 p.m. Oct. 20, Woodinville Library, 17105 Avondale Road N.E. (register: 425-788-0733)

Sammamish ReLeaf Work Party

Sat Volunteers will remove non-native vegetation, mulch cleared areas and plant native species along the Sammamish River Trail; tools, gloves, water and snacks supplied, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 22, park at the Northshore Athletic Fields, 14600 N.E. 145th St. (register: 425-877-2289)

Harvest Happenings and Great Pumpkin Hunt

Plan Ahead Pumpkin hunt, games and inflatable rides, costumes encouraged, 5-9 p.m. Oct. 29, Woodinville Community Center, 17401 133rd Ave. N.E. Cost: $5 (425-984-2346 or www.ci.woodinville.wa.us)

Compiled by Nyssa Rogers

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