Filipino dinner: St. Vincent de Paul at Everett's Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church will host a celebration of Filipino culture, including an authentic Filipino dinner, at 6 tonight in the church's Henson Hall. Menu includes chicken adobo, pancit noodles and lumpia. The Filipinas Performing Arts of Washington State dance troupe will perform. Admission $15 for adults, $5 for children; proceeds will help in restroom construction for food bank at Our Lady of Perpetual Help. Church is at 2619 Cedar St., Everett.
Family Shelter celebration: The Interfaith Association and the Family Shelter will present "Growing Together," a family-friendly event to celebrate the shelter's successes and contribute to future from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday in the parking lot of Spirit of Grace United Methodist Church, 3530 Colby Ave., Everett. Event free, donations welcome. At 2:30 p.m. there will be a short program with a talk by a shelter family. There will be popcorn, ice cream and games. The Everett shelter, a program of the Interfaith Association, serves one- and two-parent families with children ages birth to 17. www.interfatihwa.org.
Returning soldiers program: Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church will present "Support for the Quandaries Returning Soldiers Face" at its Justice Friday program 7-9 p.m. Friday in the church's Chapman Hall, 8109 224th St. SW, Edmonds. There will be a panel, a film, and members of the veterans group Coffee Strong will talk. Child care available with an rsvp: email@example.com.
Hymn sing: Imanuel Lutheran Church in Everett will host an informal event to sing hymns 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 16 at the church social hall. Refreshments served. Church is at 2521 Lombard Ave. 425-252-7038, www.immanueleverett.org.
Father's Day Car and Bike Show: Northshore Christian Church will host the 10th annual Father's Day Car and Bike Show 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 17. There will be dozens of classic cars and motorcycles on display. Church is at 5700 23rd Drive. W, Everett. Information, http://tinyurl.com/ NorthshoreCarShow.
Navy Band Northwest Five Star Brass: A concert of patriotic music honoring U.S. military veterans and celebrating our freedoms is scheduled for 7 p.m. June 27 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2531 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Admission is free. 425-252-7660.
Jewish learning class: Temple Beth Or offers an 18-week class starting 7 to 8:30 p.m. June 20, and running every other Wednesday, at 3215 Lombard Ave., Everett. Taught by Rabbi Jessica Kessler Marshall and Heidi Piel, class will cover Jewish holidays, life cycles, rituals, theology and prayer, and will emphasize the meaning behind Jewish practice. Fee $250 for non-members; $75 for members. Registration form: www.templebethor.org.
Riverside Ecclesia Festival: "Unity for His Community," a family event featuring a picnic, face painting and other activities, is scheduled for 12:30-5:30 p.m. June 30 at Jetty Island. Admission free, parking fee $3. Donation and volunteers welcome. 425-923-7975.
Living Interfaith: The Rev. Steven Greenebaum will present "Tales of Interfaith: Reflections on a Book Tour," a talk about touring the United States in support of his new book "The Interfaith Alternative" at 11 a.m. Sunday. The topic for 11 a.m. June 24 is "Our Second Year," a time of reflection and a look to the future. The church meets twice a month in the Alderwood Middle School cafeteria, 20000 28th Ave. W., Lynnwood. Information: www.livinginterfaith.org and www.InterfaithAlternative.com.
Unity Church talk: Guest speaker Pete Rhea, a third-generation follower of Unity teaching, will present a lesson titled "Truth-Reality" at the 10 a.m. service Sunday at Everett Unity Church. An ordained Unity minister, Rhea is retired after 40 years, most of them at Bellingham Unity. The Everett church is at 3231 Colby Ave.
Stanwood United Methodist Church: Sunday worship times have changed. The contemporary, casual service is at 10:45 a.m. The traditional Sunday service, in the sanctuary with organ and piano, is now at 9 a.m. Sundays. The church is at 27128 102nd Drive NW, Stanwood. 360-629-9555 or www.standwoodumc.org.
Mill Creek Christian Women's Luncheon/Connection: will hold a luncheon 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Mill Creek Country Club, 1550 Country Club Drive. Cost is $22. Theme is "Summer Sunsets," with fashions from Coldwater Creek; music by Adrienne McGruder; and a talk about sunsets by Jan Swindells, of Surrey, B.C. Call Connie at 425-774-4571, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Open to the public; women and men welcome.
Community Worship Service: First Baptist Church of Everett hosts a Community Worship Service the third Friday of each month in the main worship center, 1616 Pacific Ave. Music provided by the Rev. John Sinkevitch. At 10:30 a.m. Friday, guest speaker will be Wes Dodge, pastor from the Warm Beach Senior Community. On July 20, First Baptist Church Pastor Brian Harpell will speak. Aug 17, the guest speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Fred Prinzing. Information: www.fbc-everett.org or 425-259-9166.
Christ-based recovery group: Harbor Light Church, 132 112th St. SW in Everett, hosts a Christ-based recovery group at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. Meetings open to all who need healing from hurts and habits. 425-353-2837 or 206-427-5123.
FREE MEALS, CLOTHES
The Open Table: Marysville United Methodist Church hosts a free community lunch 1 to 2:30 p.m. third Thursday of each month. Church is at 5600 64th St. NE, Marysville. To volunteer or donate, call 360-659-8521.
Annie's Community Kitchen: 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Edmonds Lutheran Church, 23525 84th Avenue W., Edmonds. All are invited for food and fellowship.
Everett First Covenant Church: Community dinners served 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Church is at 4502 Rucker Ave., Everett. 425-252-9191.
Dinner at the Bell: 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays; Everett First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. 425-259-7139.
Dinner Bell Outreach: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 2624 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. 425-252-7224.
Sanctuary Care Ministries: Free clothing: 10:30 a.m to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Sanctuary Ministries Church, 15533 75th St. NE, Lake Stevens. 360-386-9871.
Community dinner at Zion Lutheran Church: 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays at 4634 Alger Ave., Everett. 425-252-1429 or www.zionlutheranofeverett.com.
Community dinner at Northlake Christian Church: 6 p.m. second Thursday of each month at 19029 North Road, Bothell. 425-672-8044.
First Nazarene Church of Everett lunch: noon every Monday at 2502 Lombard Ave., Everett.
Faith Lutheran Church free community lunch: Noon to 1 p.m., social hour 1 to 2 p.m. fourth Thursday of each month, Faith Lutheran, 6708 Cady Road, Everett. 425-353-4758.
Everett First Baptist Church Friday meal outreach: 5:15 p.m. Fridays at Everett First Baptist, 1616 Pacific Ave., Everett.
The Table free community dinner: 6 p.m. Thursdays, Mountain View Church, 9015 44th Drive NE, Marysville. Children welcome. 360-659-0445.
Loaves and Fishes free community supper: 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays at Sultan Community United Methodist Church, 212 Birch St., Sultan.
Salt of the Earth Food Bank: Soup kitchen noon Tuesdays at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2531 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Free sack lunches or hot meals served to the homeless, low-income seniors and families, and kids on the street. 425-355-1042.
Salvation Army of Everett fellowship meals: 5:15 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays. Recovery meetings, 6 p.m. Mondays. 2525 Rucker Ave., Everett. 425-259-8129.
Snohomish community kitchen at St. John's: 4:30 to 6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. 913 Second Ave., Snohomish. 360-568-4622.
Valley Clothing: Open 10 a.m. to noon and 6 to 8 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of every month, 17146 Beaton Road SE, Monroe. 360-794-7749. Clothing donations accepted during open hours or by arrangement. SnoValleyClothing@yahoo.com.
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