Calendar of Events — Aug. 28 to Sept. 3, 2015

August 25, 2015

Friday, Aug. 28

‘The Trees of the Wood,’ artist exhibit by Joy Hagen open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Oct. 2, City Hall at Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., 295-0597

Social Hour with local entertainer R & J Company, 3 p.m., Spiritwood at Pine Lake, 3607 228th Ave. S.E., 313-9100

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Calendar of Events — Aug. 21-27

August 19, 2015

NEW — 4:32 p.m. Aug. 19, 2015

Upcoming events

‘Paddle with a Purpose: No Barriers’ open paddling regatta, adaptive paddle demo, paddle with people of all ages and abilities, 9 a.m. Aug. 29, Lake Sammamish State Park, 2000 N.W. Sammamish Road, $100, http://bit.ly/1Iz92Yq

Happy Birthday Sammamish Sweet 16 Celebration, with snocones, popcorn, cotton candy and music, noon to 4 p.m., Ogata Professional Building, 22603 N.E. Inglewood Hill Road

Friday, Aug. 21

‘The Trees of the Wood,’ artist exhibit by Joy Hagen open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Oct. 2, City Hall at Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., 295-0597 Read more

Calendar of Events — Aug. 14-20

August 12, 2015

NEW — 12:19 p.m. Aug. 12, 2015

Upcoming events

‘Paddle with a Purpose: No Barriers’ open paddling regatta, adaptive paddle demo, paddle with people of all ages and abilities, 9 a.m., Lake Sammamish State Park, 2000 N.W. Sammamish Road, $100, http://bit.ly/1Iz92Yq

Sammamish Days and Nights, music, games, food and more, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Aug. 22, Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., evening tickets $45-55, sammamishchamber.org

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Calendar of Events — Aug. 7-13, 2015

August 5, 2015

NEW — 3:31 p.m. Aug. 5, 2015

Upcoming events

‘The Sounds of Cinema,’ 6:30 p.m. Aug. 20, Pine Lake Park, 2401 228th Ave. S.E., free, www.sammamishsymphony.org

Sammamish Days and Nights, music, games, food and more, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Aug. 22, Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., evening tickets $45-55, sammamishchamber.org

Friday, Aug. 7

‘The Trees of the Wood,’ artist exhibit by Joy Hagen open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Oct. 2, City Hall at Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., 295-0597

Young Toddler Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., 392-3130 Read more

Calendar of Events — July 31 to Aug. 6, 2015

July 29, 2015

NEW — 8:52 a.m. July 29, 2015

Upcoming events

Mud and Chocolate Run, the 4.5-mile run starts at 8:40 a.m.; the half-marathon starts at 9 a.m., Aug. 9, Soaring Eagle Park, 26015 E. Main Drive, details and registration at mudandchocolate.com

Obliteride Cancer Research Benefit Bike Ride, 7 a.m. Aug. 9, locations and info at obliteride.org

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Calendar of Events — July 24-30, 2015

July 23, 2015

Upcoming events

Mud and Chocolate Run, 4.5-mile and half-marathon options, 9:30 a.m. Aug. 9, Soaring Eagle Park, 26015 E. Main Drive, details and registration at mudandchocolate.com

Volunteering at Lower Commons Park, 9 a.m. to noon, 550 222nd Place S.E., sign up at www.sammamish.us/events 

Friday, July 24

‘The Trees in the Wood,’ artist exhibit by Joy Hagen open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Oct. 2, City Hall at Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., 295-0597

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Calendar of Events — July 17-23, 2015

July 16, 2015

Upcoming events

Shakespeare in the Park, free performance ‘As You Like It,’ 7 p.m. July 25, Pine Lake Park, 2401 228th Ave. S.E., www.seattleshakespeare.org 

The Great Inflatable Race, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 25, 5K fun run with eight to 10 inflatable obstacles, Lake Sammamish State Park, 2000 N.W. Sammamish Road, $40, www.thegreatinflatablerace.com

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Calendar of Events — July 3-9, 2015

July 2, 2015

Upcoming events

Sammamish Walks, East Lake Sammamish History Walk, 10 a.m. to noon July 18, 1400 W. Beaver Lake Drive S.E., 295-0500

Shakespeare in the Park, 7 p.m., free performances of ‘Henry IV part I’ July 18 and ‘As You Like It’ July 25, Pine Lake Park, 2401 228th Ave. S.E., www.seattleshakespeare.org

Providence Marianwood, assist with group activities, dining room host/hostess, befriend a resident, clerical support or staff the Gift Nook, 391-2897 or email andrea.abercrombie@providence.org

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Calendar of Events — June 26 to July 2

June 25, 2015

Upcoming events

Fourth on the Plateau, celebration of Independence Day with Wings n’ Things and America Be Strong, 6-10:30 p.m., City Hall at Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., 295-0597

Kidsfirst! Concert Series, 1 p.m. Tuesdays, beginning July 7 through Aug. 25, locations vary, details at bit.ly/1LoHyqX 

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Calendar of Events — June 19-25, 2015

June 17, 2015

Friday, June 19

‘Moments: Art In Response to Time and Place,’ artist exhibit by Amanda Devine open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through July 10, City Hall at Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., 295-0597

Social Hour with music by Bill Blackstone, 3-4 p.m., Spiritwood at Pine Lake, 3607 228th Ave. S.E., 313-9100

Saturday, June 20

‘All day 8-bit Post-it Note Superhero Creations,’ Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish, 392-3130

Sammamish Walks, Hazel Wolf and Beaver Lake Preserves, 10 a.m. to noon, 1400 W. Beaver Lake Drive S.E., 295-0500

Using Your Gifts: Learn to Love Your eReader, 11 a.m., Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., 392-3130

Sunday, June 21

Pine Lake Covenant Church ministry for children with special needs, 10:45 a.m., 1715 228th Ave. S.E., call 392-8636

Young Professionals, mid-20s to mid-30s professionals meet and enjoy fellowship, single or married welcome, 6:30 p.m., Eastridge Church, 24205 S.E. Issaquah-Fall City Road, 681-6736 or email marianne.giberson@gmail.com

Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church youth groups, for children in sixth through eighth grade, and ninth through 12th grades, Mass at 5 p.m., dinner and then meetings at 6:30 p.m. Sundays, 391-1178, ext. 129

Monday, June 22

Weeklong Collaborative Teen Art Displays and Emoji Teen Reads Contest, Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish, 392-3130

Arts Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m., City Hall at Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., 295-0585

Wednesday, June 24

Animal Heroes Music Show, ages 3-5, 10:30 a.m., Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., 392-3130

Robot Garage, use robotic kits to explore engineering, for teens, 1 p.m., Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish, registration required, 392-3130

Sammamish Farmers Market, 4-8 p.m. Wednesdays through Sept. 30, Sammamish Commons, 801 228th Ave. S.E., www.sammamishfarmersmarket.org 

Sammamish Plateau Community Bible Study, open to all women and their children, 9:30 a.m., Faith United Methodist Church, 3924 Issaquah-Pine Lake Road S.E., email juliegusecbs@gmail.com

Wednesday night youth group; games, worship and fun for students in grades six through 12; 7-9 p.m., Sammamish Presbyterian Church, 22522 N.E. Inglewood Hill Road

Thursday, June 25

Family Volunteering: Native Plant Garden, 10 a.m. to noon, Lower Commons Native Plant Garden, 550 222nd Place S.E., sign up at www.sammamish.us 

Mother Daughter Book Club, ‘The Phantom Tollbooth,’ by Norton Juster, 6:30 p.m., Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish, 392-3130

Grief Share Support Group, 7-8:30 p.m., Sammamish Presbyterian Church, 22522 N.E. Inglewood Hill Road

Focus on Faith

Mothers of Preschoolers; make friends, share stories and grow spiritually while your children are in childcare; multiple groups in Sammamish — usually twice a month at 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 1121 228th Ave. S.E; 9:15 a.m. Wednesdays at Pine Lake Covenant Church, 1715 228th Ave. S.E.; 9:15 a.m. Fridays beginning Sept. 26 at Sammamish Presbyterian Church, 22522 N.E. Inglewood Hill Road; www.mops.org

Moms in Prayer International, replace your anxiety with peace and hope, pray with other moms for your children and their schools, www.momsinprayer.org, Linda Yee at lindaryee@comcast.net

Learn to read and speak Samskritam, Vedic Cultural Center, 1420 228th Ave. S.E., www.vedicculturalcenter.org

Upcoming events

Coast Guard Boating Safety Course, certificate from course may be used to obtain Washington Boater Education Card, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 27, Bellevue Fire Station 9, 12412 Newcastle Way, Bellevue, $30, preregister with Terrence Hooper at 885-0259

Providence Marianwood, assist with group activities, dining room host/hostess, befriend a resident, clerical support or staff the Gift Nook, 391-2897 or email andrea.abercrombie@providence.org

Volunteers are needed for LINKS, a community support group to fill the growing number of volunteer needs throughout Lake Washington School District; learn more at www.lwsd.org/links; register for an upcoming volunteer orientation by emailing Nanci Wehr at nwehr@lwsd.org or call 936-1410

First Mondays — Citizens for Sammamish meeting, 7 p.m., Fire Station  No. 82, 185 228th Ave. N.E., citizensforsammamish.com  

Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Join the Alzheimer’s Association Family Caregiver Support Groups for the greater eastside, 1:30-3:30 p.m. second Wednesdays, Bellevue Family YMCA, 14230 Bel-Red Road, Bellevue, contact Ruth Hansing, 206-232-2537

Oct 17: Disaster Preparedness Fair, City Hall, 801 228th Ave. S.E., sammamishcitizencorps.com

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