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Holiday Bazaar at Messiah

Auburn Forty crafters, cafe and bake sale. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Messiah Lutheran Church, 805 Fourth St. N.E.

United Methodist Women Holiday Bazaar

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Auburn Home and Christmas décor, deli, stitchery, attic treasures, youth sale and pie corner. 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday. First United Methodist Church, 100 N Street S.E. (253-833-3470 or www.auburnmethodist.com)

St. Matthew Christmas Bazaar

Auburn The Episcopal Church Women are holding their annual bazaar with more than 20 craft vendors, door prizes and gift-basket raffles and a bake sale. Also, lunch and photos with Santa Claus will be available for purchase. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Episcopal Church of St. Matthew, 123 L Street N.E. (253-833-0890)

Courage Untold

Auburn An exhibit that shows 50 military-intelligence-service photographs and World War II artifacts from the Pacific theater. Noon-4 p.m. Wed.-Sun., through Jan. 20. White River Valley Museum, 918 H Street S.E. (253-288-7433 or www.wrvmuseum.org)

Thanks for Giving Dinner

Enumclaw Recognizing community volunteers and businesses. 6 p.m. Thursday. Enumclaw High School Commons, 226 Semanski St. (Reservations: 360-825-7666)

Enumclaw Plateau Historical Society Holiday Bazaar

Enumclaw Hand-knitted items and handmade jewelry, quilts and candles. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Nov. 18. Masonic Hall, 42810 264th Ave. S.E. (253-569-0238)

Women’s Club of Federal Way

Federal Way A club of 113 women, established in 1973, who take an active interest in the civic, social, philanthropic and humanitarian needs in Federal Way. Monthly meetings are 11 a.m. the third Wednesday of the month. Twin Lakes Golf Club, 3583 S.W. 320th St. (253-838-6753, 253-927-0508 or dmnau3@msn)

Holiday Vendor Fair

Kent Local businesses will showcase their products and services to help raise funds for the Benson Hill Cooperative Preschool. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. First Christian Church of Kent, 11717 S.E. 240th St. (425-254-7051)

Bazaar Artists and Crafts Vendors Needed

Kent Applications are available for the 24th annual Kent Parks holiday bazaar. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 30 and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 1. The show will be at Kent Commons, 525 Fourth Ave. N. (253-856-5050 or www.kentarts.com)

Live Jazz Music

Kent Luke Ulavale performs Wednesdays and Saturdays. The Trio performs Thursdays and Fridays. 6-10 p.m. Blue Flame Chop House, 1819 W. Meeker. (253-854-1010)

Hassle-Free Holiday Bazaar

Renton More than 100 vendors with a variety of handcrafted items. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Renton Community Center, 1715 Maple Valley Highway. (425-430-6700)

Arts

Local Painters Exhibit

Auburn Paintings by Steilacoom artist Ashley Wells, Seattle artist Sheryl Westergreen and featured South King County artist of the month Lois Lord. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., through Nov. 21. Auburn City Hall Gallery, 25 W. Main St. (253-804-5043 or www.auburnwa.gov/arts)

Community Choir Rehearsal Begins

Covington No auditions necessary. Ken Riggs, Tahoma High and Junior High choral director, will lead the group. Performance Dec. 7. Rehearsals 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, 26, Dec. 3 and 6. Tahoma Senior High School, 18200 S.E. 240th St. Cost: $20. (mglaser591@aol.comorkrissyriggs@comcast.net)

Expressions Exhibit

Enumclaw Paintings and blown glass by local artists. Showing through January. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Thurs. Green River Community College Enumclaw Campus Gallery, 1414 Griffin Ave.

Northwest Concepts Exhibit

Enumclaw Paintings and photographs by local artists through December. Exhibit hours: 7:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays. Enumclaw Chrysler Jeep Dodge Gallery, 726 Highway 410. (888-776-2470)

Photography on Display

Federal Way Ludwig Suju. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., through Jan. 7. Knutzen Family Theatre, 3200 S.W. Dash Point Road.

“Arsenic and Old Lace”

Kent A dark comedy. 7 p.m. Wed.-Sat. and Nov. 14-17, 2 p.m. Saturday. Kentlake Performing Arts Center, 21401 S.E. 300th St. (253-373-4659 or www.brownpapertickets.com)

“Bad Seed”

Kent Presented by Kent-Meridian Drama. A haunting thriller. 7 p.m. Wed.-Fri. Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center, 10020 S.E. 256th St. Tickets: $8 adults, $5 students/seniors (253-373-4069)

Doughlas Remy Exhibit

Kent Doughlas Remy creates abstract 3-D mixed-media wall-art composed of fused glass and resin with selections of other materials. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Showing through Nov. 29. Centennial Center Gallery, 400 W. Gowe St. (253-856-5050)

Bereiter House

Kent “Chicken Farming: From Hobby to Big Business.” Features Kent-area chicken-farming history, chicken rustling news from the 1920s and other chicken-raising relics. “Sipe’s Speedy Service and Early Fuel Trade.” Features the variety of energy resources offered, prices and artifacts from every day business. Noon-4 p.m. Wed.-Sat., showing through November. Greater Kent Historical Society, 855 E. Smith St. (253-854-4330)

“My Life as a Greek Tragedy”

Renton Liberty High School’s Patriot Players present this play written by Andrea Allen, director of education at Seattle Repertory Theatre. 7:30 p.m. Thurs.-Sat., and 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Liberty High Auditorium, 16655 S.E. 136th St. Cost: $7 adults, $5 seniors, children under 12, students with Liberty ASB card.

Erwilian Live in Concert: A Christmas Celebration

Renton Local band Erwilian performs Christmas-themed music with an array of ancient and one-of-a-kind instruments. 7:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Renton Civic Theater, 507 S. Third St. Cost: $10-$15 (206-304-2150 or www.erwilian.com)

Fall Jazz Series

Renton Free jazz music in the restaurant in Ikea. 5-8 p.m. Tuesdays, through Dec. 11. Ikea, 601 S.W. 43rd St. (425-656-2980)

Classes

Creative Dance Movement for Children

Black Diamond With Deana Ostgard. 11-11:45 a.m. Tuesdays. Black Diamond Community Center, 25511 Lawson St. (360-886-2317 or www.blackdiamondcc.org)

Body Conditioning with Marlene Puderer

Black Diamond Low-impact workout for all ages. 9:30-11 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Black Diamond Community Center, 25511 Lawson St. Cost: $25 per month, $12.50 for seniors. (360-886-1011 or www.blackdiamondcc.org)

Jazzercise Classes

Black Diamond 9:45-10:45 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9-10 a.m. Saturdays. Black Diamond Community Center, 25511 Lawson St. Cost: $30 per month. (360-886-1011 or www.blackdiamondcc.org)

Messies Anonymous

Des Moines Free 12-step group for those who have too much clutter and disorder in their homes and lives. 10-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Southminster Presbyterian Church, 19834 Eighth Ave. S. (206-248-2922)

Introduction to Yoga Postures

Enumclaw 7:30 p.m. second Thursday of the month. Intent Yoga Center in J.J. Smith Elementary School, 1640 Fell St., Room 18. (360-825-8282 or www.intentyogacenter.com)

Boots & Laces Square Dance Club

Kent 7:30-10:30 p.m. first and third Fridays of the month. Kent-Meridian Grange Hall, 15422 Kent Kangley Road. (425-255-5894 or www.bootsandlaces.org)

NW Neighborhood Nutrition Weekly Workshops

Kent Work on nutrition and wellness goals in a workshop setting, as well as with a personal coach. The six-week series geared toward all ages focuses on a different topic each week. This week’s topic: “Anti-Aging (Inner and Outer Nutrition).” 6-7:30 p.m. Thursdays. Kent Senior Activity Center, 600 E. Smith St. Cost: $3 per class. (253-630-7000 or www.nwnnonline.com)

55 and over

Dance Class

Des Moines Beginners and beyond. Foxtrot and East Coast swing. 8-9 p.m. Mondays through Dec. 10. Des Moines Activity Center, 2045 S. 216th St. Free. (206-878-1642)

“Stress-Free For Good”

Des Moines Learn 10 skills for peace of mind and a positive outlook, based on Dr. Fred Luskin’s book. Register in advance. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Fridays through Dec. 7. Des Moines Activity Center, 2045 S. 216th St. Free. (206-878-1642)

Harvest Moon Dance

Renton Biscuits-and-gravy dinner, and dancing to the music of Joani Noel & Duo. Dinner is at 4-5 p.m. Dance goes until 7 p.m. Friday. Renton Senior Activity Center, 211 Burnett Ave. N. (425-430-6633 or www.rentonwa.gov)

Gardening

“Worlds in Stone”

Federal Way An exhibit designed to trigger the imagination and explore the history of the ancient Asian art of discovering shapes and patterns of landscapes, flowers, animals and people in naturally formed and weathered stones. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat.-Wed. Showing through Nov. 28. Pacific Rim Bonsai Collection at Weyerhaeuser, 33663 Weyerhaeuser Way S. (253-924-5206 or www.weyerhaeuser.com/bonsai)

Greater Federal Way Orchid Society

Federal Way Open to anyone interested in learning about growing orchids. Bring an orchid to show and tell, ask a question or get help with a problem. 7 p.m. third Thursday of the month, except July, August and December. Kloshe Illahee Meeting Lodge, 2500 S. 370th St. (253-946-2300)

Sunset View Garden Club

Renton 10 a.m.-2 p.m. third Thursday of the month. Golden Pines Retirement Home, 2901 N.E. 10th St. (425-255-8195 or 425-255-0859)

Literary

Auburn Library Book Discussion Group

Auburn “The Sparrow” by Mary Doria Russell. Coffee and cookies served. 7 p.m. Tuesday. Auburn Library, 1102 Auburn Way S. (253-931-3018 or www.kcls.org/auburn)

Fairwood Afternoon Book Club

Renton Noon Wednesday. Fairwood Library, 17009 140th Ave. S.E. (425-226-0522 or www.kcls.org/fairwood)

Sports

Teen Gym Basketball Nights

Black Diamond Free teen drop-in nights. 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Adults welcome on Wednesday nights, but are charged $1.50. Black Diamond Community Center, 25511 Lawson St. (360-886-1011 or www.blackdiamondcc.org)

Soccer Training and League Competition

Enumclaw Indoor leagues for men, women, youth and co-ed teams. Sessions vary from 6-8 weeks. Recreation and competitive. Tournament Indoor Sports, 1725 Garrett St. (360-802-6544 or www.tournamentindoorsports.com)

Youth

After-school Sports

Enumclaw Kids can play after-school sports at 3:30 p.m. for middle- and high-school students and 4:30 p.m. for elementary students. High-school students can play soccer, volleyball and flag football. 8 p.m. Saturdays. Tournament Indoor Sports, 1725 Garrett St. (360-802-6544 or www.mtrainiersfc.com)

Compiled by Jordan Dawson,

SE Living lead news assistant