Front Porch: Hi-Q title on line
Students from Archbishop Murphy, Monroe and Jackson high schools are set to compete for the Hi-Q Championship on Wednesday.
The academic competition has the students answering questions from several categories. The competition is scheduled to start at 9:35 a.m. at Archbishop Murphy, 12911 39th Ave. SE Everett.
Health and beauty fair: The Snohomish Health District offers a free Health & Beauty Fair for Women of Color, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the Woodway Building at Edmonds Community College, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood.
It features inspirational speakers, health screenings, beauty services, community health resources and a light lunch -- all free. More info: www.snohd.org/events.
Elementary, my dear Watson: "The Cultural Staying Power of Sherlock Holmes" will be presented at 2 p.m. March 10 at the Snohomish Library, 311 Maple Ave.
Join Tom Keogh to discuss Sherlock Holmes, his creation by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and why we remain so attached to a character invented in 1886. Free, but registration required by calling 360-568-2898.
Edmonds AAUW tea: The American Association of University Women Edmonds Branch's annual Tea and Fundraiser is to be held Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW, Lynnwood.
Proceeds benefit scholarships for young women in the Edmonds School District as well as branch activities. Doors open at 12:30 p.m.
The program includes a "Celebration of Local Women in History" with speaker Betty Lou Gaeng, of the Women's History Project, and a vintage fashion show, "Supercalifragilistic," narrated by Lynn Gough.
For reservations ($20) or more information, call 425-640-5775 by today.
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