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January 7, 2011

By Staff

Events

The (rescheduled) 116th Avenue Southeast Sidewalk Project Open House is from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Jan. 10 in the commons room at Hazelwood Elementary School, 7100 116th Ave. S.E. The public is invited to discuss city design for pedestrian improvements on the east side of 116th Avenue Southeast from Southeast 88th Street to Southeast 84th Street. If you are unable to attend, but would like to comment, call Kerry Sullivan, project manager, at 649-4444, ext. 113, or e-mail him at kerrys@ci.newcastle.wa.us.

The Newcastle Chamber of Commerce lunch meeting is from 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Jan. 12 at Tapatio’s, 6920 Coal Creek Parkway S.E. Cost is $20. R.S.V.P. to info@newcastlecc.com.

Public meetings

All public meetings take place at City Hall, 13020 Newcastle Way. Call 649-4363. City Hall will be closed Jan. 17 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

  • 116th Avenue Southeast Open House — 6:30-7:30 p.m. Jan. 10, 7100 116th Ave. S.E.
  • Parks Commission meeting/public hearing for proposed off-leash dog park — 6-8 p.m. Jan. 12
  • City Council regular meeting, 7-9 p.m. Jan. 18
  • Planning Committee meeting — 7-9 p.m. Jan. 19
  • City Council regular meeting — 7-10 p.m. Feb. 1

Youth

The following events take place at the Coal Creek Family YMCA, 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road. Call 282-1500 or go to www.seattleymca.org/coalcreek.

  • Musical Theater, for ages 6-10, 3:45-4:30 p.m. Mondays Jan. 3 – March 28, $55 – $88
  • Happytalk Winter Campout – Lazy F, Jan. 15-16, $75
  • MIP Winter Campout – Lazy F, Jan. 15-16, $75
  • Tykes Winter Campout – Lazy F, Jan. 15-16, $75
  • Westerners Winter Campout – Lazy F, Jan. 21-23, $95
  • Tumbling – Mommy/Daddy & Me, for ages 1-3, 10:45-11:30 a.m., Jan. 5 – March 30, $5 – $9
  • Beginning Ballet, for ages 4-5, 9:15-10 a.m. Jan. 8 – March 26 and 4:30-5:15 p.m. Jan. 3 – March 28, $95 – $170
  • Gymnastics/Tumbling, for ages 5-6, 3-3:45 p.m. Jan. 5 – March 23, $70 – $125
  • Gymnastics/Tumbling, for ages 7-10, 12:30-1:15 p.m. Jan. 8 – March 26, $70 – $125
  • Itty Bitty T-Ball Class, for ages 3-4, 4:30-5 p.m. and 5-5:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday Jan. 3-31, $30 – $53
  • Itty Bitty T-Ball Class, for ages 5-6, 5:30-6 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, Jan. 3-31, $30 – $53
  • American Red Cross Youth Preparedness, for grades one through six, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Jan. 11
  • Friday Night Live, for teens, 9:30-11:30 p.m. Jan. 14, $5 – $8

Clubs

The Society of Artists for Newcastle, an art organization, is seeking new members. Call 271-5822.

MOMS Club of Renton meets for play dates at parks and other locations. New activities are planned daily. This nonprofit, nonreligious organization provides daytime support for moms and their families. Call 260-3079.

Bridge players are wanted, evening or daytime. Games take place at various homes in the Hazelwood area. Call 255-0895.

Newcastle Historical Society meets at 4 p.m. the first Thursday at City Hall, 13020 S.E. 72nd Place. Call 226-4238.

An international dinner, sponsored by Bahai Faith of Newcastle, is at 6:30 p.m. the third Friday. Call 430-8047.

Drinking Liberally, an informal progressive social group that discusses politics, meets at 7 p.m. the first and Third Thursday of the month at Angelo’s Restaurant, 1830 130th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. Go to www.drinkingliberally.org.

Library events

The Newport Way Library, 14250 S.E. Newport Way, Bellevue, is closed for expansion and will remain closed for eight months to a year. A temporary location is in Factoria Mall, 4055 Factoria Mall S.E., Bellevue. It is open from 10 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Monday – Saturday and from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday, for hold pickups, returns and a small browsing collection for checkout. Visit the library blog — http://blogs.kcls.org/newportway — to get updated information regarding programs, classes and events.

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