• News for Community

  • Tuesday, December 10, 2019
    The B-E Kiwanis Club Holiday Smoked Salmon Sales on are it's last two weekends of sales (Dec 13-15 & Dec 20-22) from 11am-4:30pm under the Kiwanis tent in the Cascade Mall parking lot behind Bank of the Pacific.       December 13-15       December 20-22You can also purchase a fresh delicious Barlean’s Smoked Wild Salmon to give as a gift or serve at your holiday table. 2 sizes to choose from for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fundraising
    Tuesday, December 10, 2019
      Beginning in the fall, members from each local Club started working with a staff mentor to prepare for Youth of the Year, a program that recognizes and seeks to celebrate those members who embrace & embody the characteristics of leadership and service, academic success, and healthy lifestyles. Staff mentors help each Club member with essay writing, as well as interviewing and public speaking ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, December 09, 2019
    Mount Vernon, Wash. — Skagit Valley College (SVC) is pleased to announce that 16 cadets will graduate from the 30th Annual SVC’s Parks Law Enforcement Academy (PLEA) on Tuesday, December 17th, at 1:00 pm in McIntyre Hall, located on SVC’s Mount Vernon Campus.     The ceremony will include the Presentation of Colors and Flag Salute, Bellingham Pipeband Pipers led by Peter Rolstad, and the Symbolic ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 03, 2019
    Winter Break registration for Boys & Girls Clubs of Skagit County   Clubs in Anacortes, Concrete, Mount Vernon, and Sedro-Woolley will be open for Winter Break, Dec 30-31 & Jan 2-3. Registration is available for current members at the Club or online at skagitclubs.org. The cost is $100 for the week and the registration deadline is Dec 13th. Prospective members can visit their local Club to apply ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Tuesday, December 03, 2019
    The following HealthQuest programs are provided by Skagit Regional Health:    Heart Healthy Fitness Program Come join us for exercise in a safe and stress-free environment at Skagit Valley Hospital. The Heart Healthy Fitness Program focuses on individual goals and plenty of one-to-one attention. We work on strength training, balance and cardiovascular fitness. For questions, cost and class ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Tuesday, December 03, 2019
    Simple Box is giving back this Christmas by putting together Boxes of Love for precious babies and children entering foster care in Washington and Oregon.  Each Box of Love is filled with the basic necessities as well as Books/Toys/etc. that remind them that they are Loved and Cared for.  HOW TO GIVE:Bring your new, unused items to your local Simple Box and other community drop-off ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Fundraising
    Tuesday, November 19, 2019
    The following HealthQuest programs are provided by Skagit Regional Health:                     Diabetes Support Group If you or a loved one has diabetes, the Diabetes Support Group provides a chance to share and learn about how to manage diabetes. This group opportunity offers the chance to talk through daily challenges, share feelings and exchange nutrition tips. The Diabetes Support Group is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Friday, November 15, 2019
         Thanksgiving dinner will be much brighter for 30 local families this year, thanks to the Skagit Valley College C.H.E.F.’s Club (Culinary Hospitality Education Foundation) and Phi Theta Kappa.      Each family will receive a traditional holiday meal with all the trimmings, including a roasted turkey, stuffing, potatoes, gravy, cranberries, corn, squash, veggie tray, sweet potatoes, rolls, and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
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