October 4, 2013
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk, 8 a.m. to noon, Oct. 6, Bellevue Park, 10201 N.E. Fourth St., 641-0310
Meet the Candidates, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Oct. 8, The Golf Club at Newcastle, 6 Penny Lane, meet councilmember candidates Rich Crispo, John Dulcich, John Drescher and Mark Greene, 206-241-5774
Newcastle Chamber of Commerce monthly lunch: Renton Technical College Foundation, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 9, Tapatio Mexican Grill, 6920 Coal Creek Parkway S.E., $20 for members, $25 for nonmembers, call 206-618-5641
Chamber After Hours: Coal Creek YMCA, 6-7:15 p.m. Oct. 17, Coal Creek Family YMCA, 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road, tour the facility, free, 282-1511
Networking Education Breakfast: ‘Find Your Leadership Edge,’ 7:15-8:30 a.m., Oct. 23, Regency Newcastle, 7454 Newcastle Golf Club Road, presented by Barbara Bouchet, of Contact Point Associates
All city public meetings are at City Hall, 12835 Newcastle Way, Suite 200. Call 649-4444.
- Economic and Community Development — Noon to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 8
- Community Activity Commission meeting — 6-8 p.m. Oct. 9
- City Council meeting — 7-10 p.m. Oct. 15
- Planning Commission — 7-9 p.m. Oct. 16
The Newcastle Trails board meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at Regency Newcastle, 7454 Newcastle Golf Club Road. Learn more at www.newcastletrails.org.
The Coal Creek Family YMCA, 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road, has regular family programs for all ages. Get a complete schedule by calling 282-1500 or go to www.seattleymca.org/Locations/CoalCreek/Pages/Home.aspx.
Family Bingo Bonanza, 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 4, Community Kitchen, free to facility members
Family Movie Night, 6:30-8:15 p.m. Oct. 18, Gym 1, free to facility members
Parents’ Night Out, 5-9 p.m. Oct. 19, games and dinner provided, ages 3-12, $30/facility member, $40/community member
Fall Family Festival, 6-8 p.m., Lake Heights Center YMCA, 12635 S.E. 56th St., Bellevue, free, open to community, bring dish to share with 10-12 people, wear your Halloween costume
Family Pickle Ball, 2-4 p.m. Sundays, Gym 2, free to facility members
Preschool Pool Play, 11 a.m. to noon, ages 5 and younger, free to facility members
Tumbling-Mommy/Daddy and Me, 10:45-11:30 a.m. Thursdays, ages 10 months to 3 years, $5/class for facility members, $9/class for program and community members
Zumbatomic, 4:45-5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, ages 5-8, free to facility members, first-come first-serve, Zumba for kids
Open Teen and Tween Basketball, Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays, free to facility members, call for times
Open Teen and Tween Volleyball, 7:30-9:45 p.m. Thursdays, free to facility members, ages 14 and older
Coal Creek Crew Teen Dodgeball, 7-7:50 p.m. Tuesdays, Gym 1, free to facility members, grades 6-12
Teen Innertube Water Polo, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Saturdays, free to facility members, ages 11-16
Tae Kwon Do, for ages 5 and older, through March 28, $28-$54, call for age group times and dates
Swimming lessons, for ages 3 and older, $54, call for age group times and dates
Small Group Personal Training, for ages 18 and older, 4-5 p.m. Aug. 2, 7, 9, 14 and 16, $20
Diabetes Prevention Program, for ages 18 and older, call for times or to sign up
The Newcastle Library is at 12901 Newcastle Way. The following programs are offered the rest of the month:
Computer Class: One-on-One Assistance, for adults, 7-7:30 p.m., 7:30-8 p.m. and 8-8:30 p.m. Mondays
Coal Mining on Cougar Mountain, 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 3, presented by local expert and former park manager Steve Williams
SHIBA Counseling, 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 4, volunteers from Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisor will offer free health benefits counseling
‘Ghostology 101,’ 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 14, learn how to become a real ghost hunter from Ross Allison, author of ‘Spooked in Seattle: A Haunted Handbook’ and ‘Ghostology 101: A Ghost Hunters Guide’
Artist Review: Georgia O’Keeffe, 2-3:30 p.m. Oct. 19, lecture will provide an introduction to her life, artistic vision and legacy
Friends of the Newcastle Library Meeting, 7-9 p.m. Oct. 23
Newcastle Library Book Group: ‘The American Heiress,’ a novel by Daisy Goodwin, 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 24
East Shore Singles, a social group for single adults older than 45, sponsors monthly activities and special events on the Eastside. New members are welcome. Call 270-3599 for a monthly bulletin go to www.meetup.com/eastshore-singles.
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 891-8149.
An international dinner, sponsored by Baha’i 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 at Angelo’s Restaurant, 1830 130th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. Go to www.drinkingliberally.org.
Cub Scout Pack 738, meets first Friday of every month at 7 p.m. at Newcastle Elementary, 8440 136th Ave. S.E., grades 1-5 are welcome, visit www.pack738.com.
Eastside Mothers & More, a social network for mothers, meets from 7-9 p.m. the second Tuesday in the North Room at East Shore Unitarian Church, 12700 S.E. 32nd St., Bellevue. Go to www.eastsidemothersandmore.org.
Hill ’N’ Dale Garden Club, meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday September through May at the Newport Way Library, 14250 S.E. Newport Way. Call 747-2953.
Angel Care Breast Cancer Foundation-trained survivors offer free emotional support to the newly diagnosed, enhancing emotional recovery while going through treatments. Go to www.angelcarefoundation.org.
The Coal Creek Family YMCA Seniors Program needs volunteers for intergenerational opportunities, including rocking and comforting infants, teaching children to play bridge and reading to kindergartners. Call 282-1506.
Newcastle Trails — trail advocates and builders for Newcastle: The group has built and maintained miles of trails for the public throughout the city, and has regular meetings and work parties. Call 453-9292, ext. 110. Learn more at www.newcastletrails.org.