Community Extra: Opportunities
Two dog wash fundraisers are set for Aug. 17, in Marysville and Camano Island.
The annual Scrub-A-Mutt dog wash is set for 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Strawberry Fields Athletic Park, 6100 152nd St. NE, Marysville.
Suggested donations are $5-$10; nail trims are $5. Proceeds go to local animal rescue centers.
There also will be vendors and police K-9 demonstrations. Go to www.scrub-a-mutt.org to learn more.
The Camano Animal Shelter Association holds its event 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. The shelter is at the corner of Can Ku Road and East Camano Drive.
Cost is $8-$12; micro-chipping is $20. Manicures are also available.
More info: 360-387-1902.
Grind: Skateboard bash in Mill Creek
Mill Creek Parks and Recreation hosts Board Bash 6, a free skateboard competition from 12-3 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Mill Creek Skate Park, 13903 North Creek Drive.
The competition will have room for up to 80 participants, from age 6 to adults.
Signed and completed medical release forms are needed to participate.
Helmets are required.
More info: www.cityofmillcreek.com.
Toast: Wine, music gala with Chris Isaak to benefit NOAH shelter
Music for the Animals, a benefit auction and concert featuring Chris Isaak, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at Chateau Ste. Michelle winery in Woodinville.
Proceeds benefit Northwest Organization for Animal Help, or NOAH, in Stanwood.
Tickets are $500 and include dinner, beer and wine, silent and live auctions, reserved VIP tickets to the Isaak concert, VIP parking, and a swag bag worth more than $200.
Tickets are limited.
More info: Call NOAH at 360-629-7055 or go to http://thenoah center.org.
Swap: Radio buffs head to Shoreline for antiques
The Puget Sound Antique Radio Association will hold its annual Antique Radio Swap Meet from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 18 at Shoreline Community College, 16101 Greenwood Ave. N.
The event features audio, Catalin, Art Deco, ham, tube, transistor, TV sets and more.
For shoppers, the event is free. For vendors, there is a suggested donation of $15.
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