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Published: Saturday, May 12, 2012, 12:01 a.m.

What's coming up at Everett parks

There are always lots of things going on at Everett's Parks and Recreation Department.
On Wednesday, take part in the Forest Park Hill Climb, a 30-minute timed event where participants climb 12 hills.
The hill climb registration starts at 11:45 a.m., check-in is at noon, and the climb begins at 12:15 p.m. at the picnic shelter, Forest Park, 802 E. Mukilteo Blvd., Everett. A $5 donation is suggested. More hill climbs are planned for June 13, July 18, Aug. 15 and Sept. 12.
Then, a two-part, small-boat navigation class is schedule for Thursday and May 19 at Legion Park.
Kayak Navigation Introduction will cover the basics of navigating Puget Sound in small boats. The class includes how to use a compass, read a chart, avoid ferries, manage the effect of currents and tides, and follow navigational aids.
People must provide their own boat for an on-the-water portion of the class.
The class is scheduled for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 19, at Legion Hall, American Legion Memorial Park, 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett. A $10 registration fee and a $10 insurance fee are required.
For more information or to register, go to www.everettwa.org.
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