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    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
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018
         The Skagit Valley College Marketing and Communications team is proud to announce that they recently won nine marketing and public relations awards — four of which were Gold — at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) District 7 fall conference, held in Boise, Idaho. The SVC team were honored in the following categories: [Post Card] You Belong Here campaign ...read more
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018
    Skagit Valley College and Washington's public universities are pleased to recognize young multicultural leaders from Skagit, Island, and San Juan counties at the 19th Annual Champions of Diversity awards ceremony. The celebration will take place on Wednesday, November 28th from 6:30 to 8 pm in McIntyre Hall, located on SVC’s Mount Vernon Campus.      The evening will honor many amazing ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Tuesday, November 06, 2018
    The first Teen Heart Screen offered in Skagit County will be hosted by Sedro-Woolley High SchoolSEDRO-WOOLLEY, Wash., Nov. 5, 2018— Sudden Cardiac Death is the leading cause of mortality in athletes during sport and exercise.1Because these deaths are typically the result of hidden heart defects and abnormalities, the Teen Heart Screen event, a community venture, will offer free heart evaluations ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Events, Press Release
    Monday, November 05, 2018
    FALL FOR OUR NOVEMBER SPECIALPure Results Facial with Pumpkin Peel       NOVEMBER SPA SPECIALBegin with a 60 minute Pure Results Facial with our powerful Pumpkin Enzyme Peel & Hydrating Lip and Eye Contour Treatment  and end with a warm herbal tonic and your choice of Naturopathica herbal tinctures. $109 (Value $134 ) Looking for healthy solutions for every day concerns like stress relief, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, November 02, 2018
    The Burlington Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the winners of the 2018 Awards of Excellence! Congratulations to all of the winners, and thank you to everyone who voted, attended, and help make this event happen!Stowe Award Children’s Museum of Skagit County Winner: Land Title and Escrow of Skagit County United Way of Skagit County Volunteer of the year Winner: Shannon Henderson – RE/MAX ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Events
    Tuesday, October 30, 2018
    Becomes the first and only accredited radiation oncology medical center in the north Puget SoundSEDRO-WOOLLEY, Wash., Oct. 29, 2018 - PeaceHealth United General Medical Center Cancer Center,  located at 2000 Hospital Drive, in Sedro-Woolley, Wash., has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in Radiation Oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Papers-Research
    Friday, October 26, 2018
    Call or Visit Burlington Freeway Storage for Super Storage Specials – FREE gift with tour, FREE Truck Rental and Lock with Move-In!  All NEW heated and unheated spaces – many sizes and rates!  Rent to enter our Weekly Drawing + Holiday Giveaways going on now!  Call today (360) 757-0171 or go to BurlingtonFreewayStorage.com for more info.
    Tuesday, October 23, 2018
    AARP Driver Safety Program This program for people older than 50 is designed to enhance the driving skills of the mature adult. Insurance companies are required to give a discount on auto insurance for those over age 55 who complete the course. Course fee is $15 for AARP members; $20 for non-members. Pre-registration required by calling 360-814-2424. NOV 3  AND 10 (SAT) – TWO DAYS 10 a.m. – ...read more
    Friday, October 19, 2018
    Up to $1,000 available to help a school program with transportation costsOLYMPIA – Oct. 18, 2018 – The Deception Pass Park Foundation is offering a scholarship of up to $1,000 to one Washington State public, private or charter school. The scholarship will fund transportation to a science- or environmental-based field trip at Deception Pass State Park in 2019.  The purpose of the scholarship is to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Thursday, October 18, 2018
    Restore the mind, body, and spiritWellness Retreat November 13thBook your hour long journey in between 2-7 PM             Bella Soul Spa's Wellness Retreat Event, a fun and holistic approach to well-being. Enables you to learn how herbal remedies and self-care rituals can help restore the mind, body and spirit through four ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Thursday, October 18, 2018
    The Skagit Valley College Drama Department will kick off the 2018-19 season with the “One Singular Sensation,” A Chorus Line.      This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning musical follows the lives of 17 dancers auditioning for a new Broadway show. One by one, each Broadway “gypsy” tells their life story through powerful ballads, written by Marvin Hamlisch, including “What I Did For Love,” “I ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    Boys & Girls Club Teens Learn About Local Flight History   “I’m excited because I’ve never been to an airport before,” said Nathaly, a member of Boys & Girls Clubs at La Venture Middle School. As members from Mount Baker Middle School and La Venture got in the van, they asked about where they were going. Were they going to SeaTac? Where is there an airport close to them? Mostly, they asked about ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, October 17, 2018
    If a visit to the Iberian Peninsula is on your bucket list, then you will want to join SVC Music Department Chair, Dr. Diane Johnson, on one of two travel abroad opportunities to Spain and Portugal in 2019.      Dr. Johnson will lead a trip to Barcelona and Madrid March 21-29. Travelers will have an opportunity to enjoy the art, music, cuisine, and culture of Barcelona and Madrid. For more ...read more
    Categories: Education, Papers-Research
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    SEDRO-WOOLLEY, Wash., Oct. 11, 2017 – PeaceHealth Medical Group welcomes the following new providers to its Sedro-Woolley Clinic at 1990 Hospital Drive, Sedro-Woolley.Jamie Dannell, PA-C, joined the PeaceHealth Medical Group Orthopedics Sedro-Woolley team of providers in July 2017. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana, and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    VolunteersThe Burlington Veteran's Day parade features the 50 Fallen Soldiers of Washington banners, that are flown in that day by Alaska Airlines for our community to carry in the parade. Then we get them back to the airport and they are flown off to another Washington event. They are very special.  Would your community group or members be interested in helping carry these banners? This would ...read more
    Categories: Events, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, October 15, 2018
    The following HealthQuest programs are provided by Skagit Regional Health:    Elder CareThis two-evening program brings clarity to the maze of support options available for older adults. Instructor Debbie Gann, CSA, Director, Home Attendant Care (Whatcom/Skagit/San Juan/Island Counties) has more than 25 years of healthcare experience and is a certified Dementia Trainer.Oct 30 and Nov 1 ...read more
    Categories: Education, Events
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