Community Calendar

SEPTEMBER

1–15
Back-to-School Guessing Jar, Upper Skagit Library, see p. 32 of Sept. issue

5
First day of school for Concrete School District, grades 1–12

5
Welcome Back to School Assembly, Concrete Elementary gym, 8:30 a.m.

5
Ribbon-cutting ceremony for Illabot Creek Habitat Restoration Project, 1 p.m.; see article, p. 23 of Sept. issue

8
Storytime at Upper Skagit Library, Concrete, 11 a.m.

8–9
Whatcom County Dahlia Society Flower Show, Bloedel-Donovan Park, 2114 Electric Ave., Bellingham, noon to 5 p.m. (Sat.) and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Sun.); free admission

10
First day of school for Concrete School District, kindergarten and Preschool

10
Community Football Night, Concrete High School, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., see notice, p. 12 of Sept. issue

11
Rain Garden Open House, Bay View UMC, 11117 Third St., Bay View, 6:30 to 8 p.m.; info at 360.428.4313 or kristi@skagitcd.org

15
WSU Extension Forestry Invasive Weed Control practicum, Skagit River Woods (Birdsview area), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; see article, p. 6 of Sept. issue; info at 206.263.1128

15
Living Proof simulcast with Beth Moore and Travis Cottrell, sponsored by Women HAND in Hand, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; see ad, p. 13 of Sept. issue; info at 360.853.3066

15
KSVU Fundraiser with musician Marcia Kester, Birdsview Brewing Co., Birdsview; 3 p.m.; info at 360.853.8588

18
Day Creek Fireman’s Appreciation Potluck planning meeting, Day Creek Fire Hall, 6:30 p.m.; info at 360.826.3234

19
Drop-in Pirate Treasure Hunt, Upper Skagit Library, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

19
DSHS Mobile CSO at Citipoint Church North Cascade, 59850 SR 20, Marblemount, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

19
Computer tutoring at Upper Skagit Library, drop in between 1 and 5 p.m.

20
Lyman Elementary Back to School Parade, 5:45 p.m.; see notice, p. 18 of Sept. issue

22
3rd Annual Forest Moon Paranormal Convention, Skagit Valley Grange, 21273 Cook Rd., Burlington, WA, 10 a.m.; $5 admission; see ad, p. 3 of Sept. issue; info at www.fmparacon.com

22
PeaceHealth Sedro-Woolley Clinic Grand Opening and Community Wellness Fair, PeaceHealth United General Medical Center campus, Sedro-Woolley, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; free admission; see ad, p. 4 of Sept. issue; info at www.peacehealth.org/sedro-woolley-clinic

22
Storytime at Upper Skagit Library, Concrete, 11 a.m.

22
Upriver Kids Daycare 1st Annual Slug Races and Friendraiser, Marblemount Community Hall, 1 to 4 p.m.; see notice, p. 26 of Sept. issue; info at www.upriverkids.org

26
WSU Extension Diabetes Prevention Program begins, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., see notice, p. 6 of Sept. issue; info at 360.428.4270, ext. 224

27
“Social Media and PR Strategies for Business, Artists, and Entrepreneurs,” Concrete Community Center, 45821 Railroad Ave., Concrete, 5 to 6 p.m.; free admission, register at www.nwirc.com/events

29
15th Annual Burlington Pumpkin Pitch & Harvest Festival, Skagit River Park, 1100 S. Skagit St., Burlington, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; info at
360.755.9649, recreation@burlingtonwa.gov, and burlingtonwa.gov/pumpkinpitch

OCTOBER

Concrete Ghost Walk every Saturday night in October; www.concrete-wa.com

20, 27, 31
Sideshow Spectacular, hosted by Dist. 10 Fire Dept., 44872 SR 20, various shows; more details in October issue

















 
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