Animal show: Predators of the Heart, a wildlife show with a live eagle, cobra, skunk, wolf pup, turtle and more, comes to South Everett Community Church, 9:45-11:45 a.m. Sunday. The church is at 1 W. Casino Road. More info: 425-353-2719.
Gospel music duet: Word of Truth Christian Center welcomes Johnny and Ruth Larring, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, for an event that combines music and a report on the great revival in Europe. The church is at 2822 Hoyt Ave. Everett.
Quartet: The local Crossroads Quartet will sing, 11 a.m. Sunday at Everett First Church of the Nazarene, 2502 Lombard Ave.
Benefit car show: Faith Lutheran Church of Lakewood holds its Hot August Car Show, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 10. All proceeds go to local food banks. The show will be next to Lakewood High School at 11424 172nd St. NE, Marysville. Free to the public. Participants pay $20. More info: Jane Hogland at 425-501-9414 or 360-652-9545.
Salmon barbecue: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church and Preschool holds a salmon barbecue for the Eastmont neighborhood, 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 11. The church is at 9320 Meadow Drive. Donations will be accepted. More info: 425-337-6663.
U.S. House chaplain visit: The Rev. Pat Conroy, chaplain for the U.S. House of Representatives, will be the guest preacher Sunday at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 9613 20th St. SE, Lake Stevens. Conroy is a native of Everett and a Snohomish High School graduate. Summer worship is at 9:30 a.m. More info: 425-334-6817.
Unity Everett: The Rev. Kathy Harwood Long talks about being "In touch with the Infinite," 10 a.m. Sunday at Everett Unity Center for Positive Living, 3231 Colby Ave. Long lives in Michigan and serves as a member of Unity Worldwide Earth Care. More info: 425-258-2244.
For the kids
VBS, Everett: Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2531 Hoyt Ave., is holding a free vacation Bible school program, "Upward Bound," 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 12-15 for kids from 4 years old through fifth grade. More info: 425-252-3757.
VBS, Everett: Immanuel Lutheran Church, 2521 Lombard Ave., holds a free vacation Bible school program, "Tell it on the Mountain," 9 a.m.-noon the week of Aug. 5-9. For ages 3-12. Register at www.immanueleverett.org. More info: 425-252-7038.
VBS, Everett: Bible Baptist Church, 805 W. Casino Road, holds a free vacation Bible school program, "Treasure Island," 10 a.m.-noon Saturdays, Aug. 10-31. For ages 5-12. To register: 425-353-6200.
Warm Beach: The Christian conference center, at 20800 Marine Drive in Stanwood, offers a variety of summer camps. The last Natural Wonders Day Camp is set for Aug. 12-16. The last Special Friends Day Camp is Aug. 6-9. Swim classes offered throughout the summer. More info: www.warmbeach.com, 360-652-7575, 800-228-6724.
Christian businessmen: The Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship in America Everett chapter meets 6-8 a.m. Wednesdays in the cafe at the Holiday Inn, 3105 Pine St. More info: Tony, 206-948-7318.
Torah studies: "Are Kings Good Things? Exploring the Underpinnings of a Jewish Monarchy" is the topic of the next class in this series held 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Cost is $10 per class. Chabad of Snohomish County is at 19626 76th Ave. W., Suite B, Lynnwood. More info: 425-640-2811, jewishsnohomish.com.
Arts and crafts: Immaculate Conception/Our Lady of Perpetual Health will hold a No Disabled Souls art class, meeting 7-8:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month starting Aug. 6. The class is designed for persons with disabilities, but anyone is welcome and encouraged to join. The arts and crafts social hour will be held in Hensen Hall's Green Room at 2619 Cedar St., Everett. More info: Carlene Nelson, 425-355-3138.
GriefShare: Mountain View Presbyterian Church offers a summer session of its GriefShare support group, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 5. GriefShare helps individuals cope with the death of someone close. The public is invited. Workbooks are $15. The church is at 5115 100th St. NE in Marysville. Registration is recommended: 360-659-7777.
Sharing the Caring: Spiritual support group meets at 6 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at Mountain View Presbyterian Church, 5115 100th St. NE in Marysville. Spiritual support to families caring for disabled loved ones at home. A safe place where people can share their frustrations freely without judgment and receive encouragement and support. More info: 360-659-7777 or Katie at 360-653-0167.
Independent Bible Study: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Christian Science Reading Room, 1718 Broadway, Everett. More info: 425-252-9182.
Christ-based recovery group: Harbor Light Church, 132 112th St. SW in Everett, hosts a recovery group at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Open to all. More info: 425-353-2837 or 206-427-5123.
Back-to-School Give Away: The Caring Place will give away free backpacks, school supplies and gently used clothing to needy families by appointment throughout August. Appointments can be made during the School is Cool summer learning program or by contacting Stanwood Foursquare Church at 360-629-9258 or Our Saviour's Lutheran Church at 360-629-3767. More info: 360-629-9258.
Dental care: Free urgent dental care for adults without dental insurance will be offered 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 21 at Gold Creek Community Church, 4326 148th St. SE in Mill Creek. Stand in line the day of event, or reserve one of the limited appointment times by calling 425-312-5595. One dental service per person. Patients with the most urgent needs will be served first. Free breakfast and lunch also will be served.
Sanctuary Ministries: Provides gently used clothes 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursdays in its Care Center at 15533 75th St. NE, between Lake Stevens and Granite Falls. More info: 360-386-9871.
Loaves and Fishes free community supper: 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays at Sultan Community United Methodist Church, 212 Birch St., Sultan.
Community kitchen at St. John's: 4:30-6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at the church at 913 Second Ave., Snohomish. More info: 360-568-4622.
Kloz 4 Kidz: A free clothing resource center for kids in north Snohomish County. Open three days a week. Located behind Marysville United Methodist Church, 5600 64th St. NE. Call for an appointment: 360-658-1021.
The Table community dinner: 6 p.m. Thursdays at Mountain View Church, 9015 44th Drive NE, Marysville. Children welcome. More info: 360-659-0445.
Breakfast in Everett: First Covenant Church holds The Cove, a free breakfast and take-out lunch, 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays. The church is at 4502 Rucker Ave. More info: 425-252-9191.
Meals in Everett: Gold Creek Community Church provides a free hot meal and sack lunches, 5-6 p.m. the first, third and fifth Sunday of the month in the parking lot of Central Lutheran Church, 2702 Rockefeller Ave. Clothes available some days. Qualified persons can sign up for free urgent dental care from a dental van that comes monthly. Ask Jessica for details and how to sign up.
Salt of the Earth 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. Volunteers needed to help cook, set up, serve and clean up. More info: Sandra, 425-355-1042.
Dinner at the Bell: 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Everett First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. More info: 425-259-7139.
Dinner Bell Outreach: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 2624 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. More info: 425-252-7224.
Faith Lutheran community meals: Lunches are held noon to 1 p.m. the fourth Thursday. Everyone is welcome to attend. Kids activities are held. Referrals to other community services are also available. Faith Lutheran is at 6708 Cady Road, Everett. Volunteers are also needed. More info: 425-353-4758.
Zion Lutheran meals: Flapjacks start flipping at 9 a.m. the first Saturday of every month. A community dinner is held 6 p.m. Wednesdays with worship following at 7 p.m. The church is at 4634 Alger Ave., Everett. More info: 425-252-1429 or www.zionlutheranofeverett.com.
First Nazarene lunch: Noon Mondays at 2502 Lombard Ave., Everett.
First Baptist meal outreach: 5:15 p.m. Fridays at First Baptist Church, 1616 Pacific Ave., Everett.
Salvation Army fellowship meals: 5:15 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Recovery meetings held at 6 p.m. Mondays. The Salvation Army is at 2525 Rucker Ave., Everett. More info: 425-259-8129.
Annie's Community Kitchen: 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Edmonds Lutheran Church, 23525 84th Ave. W. All are invited for food and fellowship.
Community dinner in North Creek: 6 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at Northlake Christian Church, 19029 North Road, Bothell. More info: 425-672-8044.
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