Bazaar: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 9320 Meadow Way, Everett. Craft vendors, children's "make and take" activities, and more. Proceeds distributed to local charities. More info: 425-337-6663.
Pumpkin carving: St. Aidan's Episcopal Church on Camano Island hosts a community children's pumpkin carving event, 6-8 p.m. today. Pumpkins provided. The church is at 1318 East SR 532. More info: 360-629-3969.
Play: Saint Luke Productions presents "Faustina: Messenger of Divine Mercy," a live drama about the saint, at 6:30 p.m. today in the Mattie Hall gymnasium of Immaculate Conception/Our Lady of Perpetual Help church, 2517 Hoyt Ave., Everett. A freewill offering will be taken. Suitable for ages 12 and up. More info: 425-349-7014.
Festival: Unity Church in Lynnwood plans an annual fundraising event, a "Festival of Abundance" wine-and-appetizer auction, at 6 p.m. today, 16727 Alderwood Mall Parkway. More info: 425-741-7172.
Socktoberfest: Bring socks or receive socks as you enjoy live music, bratwurst, locally brewed root beer, cookies, door prizes and more at this annual event, 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran College, 2802 Wetmore Ave. Clean, new warm socks will be distributed to all in need. Socktoberfest is a joint project of the college and the Emmaus Community, a mission arm of Everett's Our Savior's Lutheran Church. More info: www.socktoberfest.org.
Hymn festival: A Reformation Day Hymn Festival is set for 7 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW, Lynnwood. Free and open to the public. Northwest chamber ensemble reSound highlights the event. Norma Aamodt-Nelson will be at the Martin Pasi organ. More info: 425-778-2159.
Trunk-or-Treat, Everett: 4-6 p.m. Oct. 31 at Faith Lutheran Church, 6708 Cady Road, Everett. Families are welcome to come to this free Halloween event that transforms car trunks into holiday displays.
Trunk-or-Treat, Marysville: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31 at Marysville Church of the Nazarene, 8240 64th St. NE. This free family event features over 50 cars, candy, games, music, food and fun. More info: 360-659-4629.
Trunk-or-Treat, Edmonds: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31 at Calvary Chapel Edmonds, 8330 212th St. SW. Free family event features trunk-or-treating, games, food, prizes, costumes and lots of candy. More info: www.ccedmonds.com.
Fall Festival: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31 in the parish hall of Zion Lutheran Church, 331 Union Ave. in Snohomish. Games and lots of treats for all.
Harvest Party: Grace Lutheran Church offers family fun and fellowship with games, crafts and food, 3-6 p.m. Nov. 2. The free event includes a hot dog dinner. Parents must accompany children. The church is at 1212 Ninth Ave. N., Edmonds. More info: 425-640-3692.
Holiday bazaar: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 2 at Freeborn Lutheran Church, 2304 300th St. NW, Stanwood. More than 20 vendors plus items from church ladies. Church proceeds benefit Cocoon House, Matthew House and Friendship House. More info: 360-629-8510.
Artist show: The Northwest Artists' Holiday Show, sponsored by Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church, is set for 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 2-3 at the church, located at 8109 224th St. SW, Edmonds. More than 50 Pacific Northwest artists sell affordable holiday gifts. Admission is $3 and covers both days; parking and childcare are free. More info: www.nwartshow.org.
Holiday bazaar: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 9 at Everett United Church of Christ, 2624 Rockefeller Ave. Lunch served 11 a.m.-2 p.m. A variety of vendors will be on hand. A portion of church proceeds go to scholarships and summer camp aid.
Raffle: Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church in Startup is raffling off a large, three-story doll house, complete with Victorian furniture, to benefit Lutheran World Relief. Tickets are $1 each. See the doll house and purchase tickets at Coastal Community Bank, 417 Main St., Sultan. More info: 360-793-0534.
Living Interfaith: Next service is at 11 a.m. Sunday. In "Must We Argue About God?" the Rev. Steven Greenebaum takes a whimsical as well as serious look at the frequently strained relations between theists and atheists -- and what gets lost in the shouting. The church meets at Alderwood Middle School, 20000 28th Ave. W., Lynnwood. More info: www.livinginterfaith.org.
Unity Everett: The Rev. Julie Montague presents the lesson "Halloween: False Evidence Appearing Real" at 10 a.m. Sunday at Everett Unity Center for Positive Living, 3231 Colby Ave. More info: 425-258-2244.
Unity Lynnwood: The church on Sunday kicks off a five-week fall series called "Unity of Life." The first message is "Unity and Hinduism." The public is invited. Sunday services start at 10 a.m. at 16727 Alderwood Mall Parkway. The series will discuss major world religions and how they relate. More info: 425-741-7172.
All Saints Day: Edmonds Lutheran Church celebrates All Saint's Sunday, to "remember with joy those who have gone before us," with services at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Nov. 3. Visitors and members alike are encouraged to bring pictures of the saints in their lives. The church is at 23525 84th Ave. W. More info: 425-744-8090.
Torah studies: "The Jewish Spring: How to Sustain a Revolution" is the topic of the next class in this series held from 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.
Meditation class: CDM Spiritual Teaching Center, 2402 Summit Ave. in Everett, offers a three-week meditation class series, starting today. Cost is $150. More info: 425-258-1449 or c-d-m.org.
Apologetics Forum: The next meeting of the Apologetics Forum of Snohomish County will be at 7 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Atonement Free Lutheran Church, 6905 172nd St. NE, Arlington. Spike Psarris will lecture on "Creation Astronomy: The Heavens Declare the Glory of God." More info: afsc.nwcreation.net.
GriefShare, Everett: Northshore Christian Church hosts a GriefShare group Tuesdays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m., through Dec. 3. GriefShare helps people cope with the death of someone close. Child care available for evening sessions; RSVP required. The church is at 5700 23rd Drive W., Everett. More info: 425-407-1119.
GriefShare, Marysville: Mountain View Presbyterian Church, 5115 100th St. NE, hosts the support group 1:30-3:30 p.m. Thursdays, through Jan. 16. Workbooks for the 14-session series are $15. Registration is recommended. More info: 360-659-7777.
GriefShare, Snohomish: Cross View Church hosts the support group 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays in its library at 604 Ave. C E., Snohomish. Cost is $20. Scholarships available. To register or for more information, call 360-568-5886.
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 for 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.
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.
Independent Bible Study: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Christian Science Reading Room, 1718 Broadway, Everett. More info: 425-252-9182.
Christian businessmen: The Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship in America Everett chapter meets from 6-8 a.m. Wednesdays in the cafe at the Holiday Inn, 3105 Pine St. More info: Tony, 206-948-7318.
Arts and crafts: Immaculate Conception/Our Lady of Perpetual Health holds a No Disabled Souls art class, 7-8:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of the month. The class is designed for people 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.
Music classes: First Presbyterian Church of Snohomish offers a community outreach program called Kaleidoscope Academy with private and group music classes in various instruments. More info: www.kaleidoscope123.org.
Socktoberfest: Area homeless are invited to receive new socks and take a hot shower while enjoying live music, bratwurst, locally brewed root beer, cookies, door prizes and more at this annual event, 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran College, 2802 Wetmore Ave. Up to 260 pairs of gently used shoes also will be given away. More info: www.socktoberfest.org.
Sanctuary Ministries: Provides gently used clothes from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursdays in its Care Center at 15533 75th St. NE, between Lake Stevens and Granite Falls. Limit two bags per visit. Donations of clothing, bedding and shoes welcome. More info: 360-386-9871.
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.
Loaves and Fishes: A free community supper is offered 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays at Sultan Community United Methodist Church, 212 Birch St., Sultan.
Community kitchen: 4:30-6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at St. John's, 913 Second Ave., Snohomish. More info: 360-568-4622.
The Table: A community dinner at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Mountain View Church, 9015 44th Drive NE, Marysville. Children welcome. More info: 360-659-0445.
Community meals: 5-6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Faith Lutheran Church, 6708 Cady Road, Everett. Free warm clothing also available. A representative from Molina Healthcare will discuss health care coverage issues if needed. All are invited. The ministry also seeks donations of warm jackets, sweaters and socks, as well as volunteers.
The Cove: A free breakfast and take-out lunch, 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays at First Covenant Church, 4502 Rucker Ave., Everett. More info: 425-252-9191.
Meals, clothes, dental: 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 at Central Lutheran Church, 2702 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Clothes available some days. Qualified people 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 is open at 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. 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.
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