Community Events

First Annual Green Elephant Fruit Tree Propagation Fair on March 30

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff
What does Petite Peach-Plum, a luscious white-fleshed peach-plum hybrid, Doyenne d’Hiver (Easter Beurre), a winter dessert pear that can be harvested between December and February and can be stored through spring, and Claygate Pearmaine, a rich, nutty, russet apple, have in common?
Home gardeners or non-commercial growers interested in growing those cultivars or other unusual heritage fruit trees that are curated for organic growing in the Pacific Northwest are invited to attend the first annual Green Elephant Fruit Tree Propagation Fair, which will be held on March 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Episcopal Church of the Holy Cross in Redmond (11526 NE 162nd Avenue). 
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Bothell Care Day donation drive

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Bothell Care Day is a one-day resource fair for people, especially families, experiencing poverty in the Northshore community. Participants of Care Day, also referred to as “guests” for the day, receive Hygiene Packs, Tennis Shoes, Children’s Packs, and socks/ underwear. Along with common necessities, guests can also receive many other resources. 

Items requested are groceries, hygiene products, children summer play items, new shoes, underwear and socks.  To volunteer or to donate, please contact the donation team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.;  

Annual ‘Spring Aboard’ campaign reminds boaters to get educated

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission Boating Program wants boaters to be prepared for the upcoming season by taking a safety education course.
During the National Spring Aboard campaign, March 17 through 23, the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) along with state, federal and nonprofit partners are coordinating efforts that aim to get boaters educated in boating safety before boating season begins.
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