Community Calendar


Project Homeless Connect, Skagit Valley College, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; see notice, p. 26 of September issue

Marblemount Community Market, Marblemount Community Hall, noon to 4 p.m.; see notice, p. 26 of September issue

Wildcat Steelhead Club Fall Salmon & Rib Barbecue, Sedro-Woolley Community Center, 4 p.m.; adult admission $12, under 12 admission $5; tickets sold at the door; info at, 360.708.9284, or

Know & Grow Workshop: “Understanding GMOs,” Sakuma Auditorium, WSU Mount Vernon Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center, 16650 SR 536, Mount Vernon, 1 to 2:30 p.m.; free admission; see notice, p. 35 of September issue

“Preventing Type 2 Diabetes,” Burlington Public Library, 820 Washington Ave., Burlington, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.; free admission, registration required; see notice, p. 35 of September issue; info at 360.428.4270, ext. 224 or

Storytime at Upper Skagit Library, Concrete; noon

Cascadia Skillshare & Barter Faire, Lookout Arts Quarry, Bellingham, all day; info at

“A Story of Hope” women’s conference, locations in Darrington and Sedro-Woolley; see ad, p. 11 of September issue

State Parks Free Day (no Discover Pass needed at Rasar or Rockport state parks)

Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Pitch, Skagit River Park, 1100 S. Skagit St., Burlington, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; see ad, p. 3 of September issue

Free home-buying workshop, Burlington Public Library, 820 E. Washington Ave., Burlington, 11 a.m.; see notice, p. 39 of September issue

League of Women Voters of Skagit County Candidate Forum, Aqua Room, PUD Building, Mount Vernon, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.; see notice, p. 6 of September issue; info at


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Concrete Ghost Walk (every Saturday in October); see notice, p. 6 of September issue

Skagit Reads Book and Film Discussion: I am Malala and “He Named Me Malala,” 5:30 p.m., Upper Skagit Library, Concrete, 5:30 p.m.; free admission

Para-Con (Paranormal Conference), Concrete Center and various locations, Concrete; most events free admission; info at Facebook, 360.840.7674 or

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