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    Wednesday, December 12, 2018
    Burlington Parks & RecreationWinter in BurlingtonFitness | Dance | Enrichment Learning | Special EventsRegistration opens today for all Winter & Spring 2019 recreation programs in Burlington. Daddy & Daughter Sweetheart DanceFebruary 1, Friday | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM | SWEET STOCKING STUFFER | Yummy desserts and snacks plus everyone’s favorite tunes to keep the party moving on the dance floor. Raffle ...read more
    Categories: Events, Community
    Wednesday, December 12, 2018
      Bella Soul Spa is proud to announceONLINE BOOKINGYou can now book your appointments from your phone or computer                     BOOK APPOINTMENT      Get your holiday shopping done early, and give the gift of self ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, December 12, 2018
    BELLEVUE, WA (December 7, 2018)– The Washington Public Ports Association recognized the Port of Skagit with its annual Port of the Year award. The annual award recognizes a WPPA member port that demonstrates exceptional success in the industry. The selection committee cited the Port of Skagit’s accomplishments during the year, including the SWIFT Center property transfer, PACCAR land sale and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, December 12, 2018
    Hello friends and neighbors,   I am reaching out to you as our annual fundraiser is fast approaching.  I will attach the flier, so you can see the details of the event, but more importantly, Skagit Adult Day Program is a nonprofit that has been in Skagit County for 27 years!  We currently have 2 locations, one in Burlington and one in Anacortes.  2019 will bring a 3rd location in Bellingham to ...read more
    Categories: Events, Community, Fundraising
    Monday, December 10, 2018
    The following HealthQuest programs are provided by Skagit Regional Health:        Medicare 101 Class Do you need help comparing or choosing a Medicare plan? Skagit Regional Health, along with MedicareCompareUSA®, will offer a series of upcoming Medicare 101 sessions. Pre-registration is required by calling 360-814-2424.  Jan 23 (WED) Noon - 2 p.m. Skagit Valley Hospital – Mount Vernon San Juan ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, December 10, 2018
    Sierra Pacific Industries is the second-largest lumber producer in the United States. Their sawmill in Burlington, WA runs 22 hours a day with more than 180 employees. Further, they operate entirely in-house, hiring engineers, welders, accountants, and even programmers for software they write and run. On November 30th, Sierra Pacific Industries welcomed youth from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Skagit ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, December 05, 2018
    Register for Free Job Training Classes at Mt. Vernon Goodwill Walk-in Registration: December 17, 18; January 2, 3 Arrive at 9:30 am OR 1:30 pm on your preferred registration date Session: January 7—February 28, 2019Computer Classes Computer Basics Lab A Mo & We 9:15 am—11:15 pm Microsoft Word 2013 Lab A Mo & We 11:30 am—1:30 pm Microsoft Excel 2013 Lab B Tu & Th 9:15 am—11:15 amESOL ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Wednesday, December 05, 2018
    Help Spread Some Joy This Holiday! The Meals on Wheels program will be collecting Christmas gifts for clients who may not receive gifts during the holidays. There will be a Giving Tree at each Skagit County senior center. Please help us by giving a new, unwrapped gift valued between $5 and $20. Take a tag off of the Giving Tree  (optional) and attach it to your gift and leave it with the Senior ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Monday, December 03, 2018
    As the holidays draw near, it is a great time to impact the lives of others in our community by creating HOPE through employment. Join us in our effort to put people to work by letting Express assist you with your holiday staffing needs. Through Christmas, if you have any projects, filing needs, 2019 preparation, coverage for an employee taking time off for the holidays - Express will give back ...read more
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Skagit Valley College earns national honors: Named among the Top 100 community colleges for Adult Learners      Skagit Valley College (SVC) is pleased to announce that it has received national recognition as one of the best community colleges in the nation. Washington Monthly magazine published its ranking of the Top 100 Best Two-Year Colleges for Adult Learners and SVC was named #38. This ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    The B-E Kiwanis Club is proud to announce the beginning of its annual Holiday Smoked Salmon Sales! Purchase a delicious Barlean’s Smoked Salmon slab to give as a gift or serve at your holiday table, 2 sizes to choose from $20 or $25. Sold every Wednesday mornings 6:30am-8am at 900 E. Fairhaven Ave (West Entrance) OR Visit us under our Kiwanis Tent at the Mall! Held the first three weekends in ...read more
    Categories: Fundraising, Community
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Looking Like Christmas!  Come to the ‘top of the hill’ for some Christmas cheer!  All the ornaments on this tree are for sale in our Museum Store.  Fused Glass ornaments by Ellen Dale, origami lights & handmade glass ornaments by Carol Cuminale – and more!  Lots of great gift ideas for all ages.  Remember – Shop Small and Shop Local.  The family friendly Skagit County Historical Museum is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 27, 2018
     What is $5 Fridays and Saturdays?! It is a chance for you to sponsor a piece of the new museum. Each Friday, we will have a new item that needs funding. We are using Facebook because we won't be charged any processing fees, so you'll need a Facebook account or find someone who does! When donating, please hit "other" and put in $5.Click here for our Facebook page!Our first item is a new art ...read more
    Categories: Events, Fundraising
    Monday, November 19, 2018
    Urban Fitness and Health is hosting a Food Drive for the month of November! We have a drop off right next to the front desk! Our goal is 500 items and all proceeds collected will be donated to a fantastic local organization, Community Action of Skagit County. Now is the season of giving and a little bit can help a lot!
    Categories: Fundraising, Community
    Wednesday, November 14, 2018
    Burlington Parks and Recreation 2019 Winter/Spring Programs (Jan-Spring Break) will be open for registration on Dec 12, 2018! You can preview the Winter Programs and Community Events now on the Online Catalog burlingtonwa.gov/parksandrec Questions, please call the Burlington Parks and Recreation Office at 360-755-9649 or email recreation@burlingtonwa.gov    Register now! Winter Break Programs ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education
    Tuesday, November 13, 2018
    The following programs are provided by Skagit Regional Health:  Is it Time for Your Mammogram? In accordance with the American College of Radiology and the Society of Breast Imaging, screening mammograms are recommended yearly beginning at age 40. THE BREAST CARE CENTER 1320 East Division Street Mount Vernon 360-428-7270 A service provided cooperatively by Skagit Valley Hospital and Skagit ...read more
    Categories: Education, Events
    Wednesday, November 07, 2018
     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Craft Classes @ The School  Needle FeltingWith Amy GreenSaturday, November 17    1 to 5 PMSkagit City School17508 Moore Rd, Mount Vernon [on Fir Island]Create a bird or a small animal during this fascinating class.  Class Fee – including all materials - $35Maximum 25 Students  To register, contact the Museum at 360-466-3365, museum@co.skagit.wa.us or go to my360tix.com.
    Categories: Community, Events, Education
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