August 19, 2008 · Updated 11:22 AM
Farmers Market Cooking
Learn new recipes using fresh produce from local farmers markets. Class participants are encouraged to bring one unfamiliar piece of produce to the class and will be shown how to prepare it. The class is between 3 and 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, at the Community Center kitchen. The fee is $68. More info: 206.275.7609
National Senior Citizens Day
Celebrate seniors between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. today, Aug. 20 at the Community Center at Mercer View. The party includes a BBQ lunch, door prizes, games, more. Free for all seniors. Call to register 206.275-7609.
Movie at Mercerdale
The movie in Mercerdale Park this Saturday, Aug. 23 is “Meet the Robinsons.” The movie begins at 8:30 p.m. Come early for activities and treats before the show. Free.
Cinderella at YTN
Cinderella, a YTN favorite, begins Aug. 22 with the Opening Night Gala. Tickets are now on sale at the YTN box office, 232-4145, ext. 109, or online at www.youththeatre.org.
Community Fund grants
The Mercer Island Community Fund is currently accepting applications for grants that will benefit the Mercer Island community. For information contact Gail Steinitz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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