April calendar

April 2, 2015

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Newcastle Chamber of Commerce monthly lunch, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 14, Tapatio Mexican Grill, 6920 Coal Creek Parkway S.E., learn about keeping up momentum when business slows with the state Employment Security Department’s Chad Pearson, $20/members, $25/nonmembers, register at newcastle-chamber.org

Kick Off Earth Day with Newcastle Chamber’s After Hours Event at Tapatio Mexican Grill, 6920 Coal Creek Parkway S.E., 6-7:15 p.m. April 16, no-host bar, RSVP by emailing newcastle-chamber.org

Celebrate Earth Day at Lake Boren Park, featuring stories and music from the Salish Sea with Library2Go, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 18, 13058 S.E. 84th Way

Newcastle Trails board meeting, free and open to the public, 7-9 p.m. April 22, Regency Newcastle, 7454 Newcastle Golf Club Road, newcastletrails.org

Coast Guard Boating Safety Course, certificate from course may be used to obtain Washington Boater Education Card, three days available, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturdays April 25, May 30 and June 27, Bellevue Fire Station 9, 12412 Newcastle Way, Bellevue, $30, preregister by calling 885-0259


Public meetings

All city public meetings are at City Hall, 12835 Newcastle Way, Suite 200. Call 649-4444.

Community Activity Commission — 7-8 p.m. April 8

City Council — 7 p.m. April 7 and 21

Planning Commission — 7-8 p.m. April 15

Economic and Community Development Committee — 5:30 p.m. April 21

Newcastle Youth Community engagement, come have your voice heard – 6:30 p.m. April 22



The Coal Creek Family YMCA, 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road, has regular family programs for all ages. Get a complete schedule or register for classes by calling 282-1500 or go to www.coalcreekymca.org.

Kids 5K training, ages 5 and older, six-week sessions throughout the year, $35/facility and program members, $70/community members

Basketball Tournament, ages 7-13, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 10, $5/members, $7/nonmembers

Parents Night Out at the Y, ages 3-10, 5-9 p.m. April 18, $30/facility members, $40/program members

Senior Pinochle, 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and Thursdays

Teen Drop In, times vary, drop in after school for some community time

Family Badminton, 5:15-6:45 p.m. Fridays and 8-11:45 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays

Table Tennis, 11 am. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, 7:15-9:15 p.m. Wednesdays, 4-9 p.m. Fridays, and 2:30-5 p.m. Sundays

Adult Pickleball, 7-8:30 a.m. Mondays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays, and noon to 3 p.m. Sundays

Family Pickleball, 3-4 p.m. Sundays

Tween Dodgeball, 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays

Open Basketball, times vary Monday through Friday, free to facility members

Open Volleyball, ages 14 and older, 8-9:45 p.m. Thursdays

Power Volleyball, 8-9:45 p.m. Tuesdays, free to facility members

Youth Tae Kwon Do, ages 5 and older, 5:15-6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, $40/facility members, $60/community members, $35 uniform fee

‘Let’s Move,’ youth fitness classes, ages 7-11, times vary, $40/facility members, $70/community members

Swimming lessons, ages 3 and older, $35 to $126, call for age group times and dates


Library events

The Newcastle Library is at 12901 Newcastle Way. The following programs are offered:

SHIBA counseling, 10 a.m. Fridays, April 3 and May 1

Work Area, open to everyone, 3-5:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, except the week of April 6-10

Master Gardener Clinic, get expert advice on plant and landscape questions, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday, April 4 through June 27

SPLAB Teen Poetry Event, for middle and high school students, Seattle Poetics Lab hosts workshop, noon, preregister at http://bit.ly/104fzL8

Young Toddler Story Times, ages 1-2, 10:15 a.m. Mondays, April 13, 20 and 27

Toddler Story Times, ages 2-3, 11:30 a.m. Mondays, April 13, 20 and 27

Computer class: ‘One-on-One Assistance,’ 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays

Study Zone, grades K-12, 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays and 3:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesdays, except the week of April 6-10

‘Talk Time,’ practice your English conversation skills, 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays

Infant Story Times, ages 0-1, 10:15 a.m. Wednesdays, except the week of April 6-10

Preschool Story times, ages 3-5, 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays, except the week of April 6-10

Hindi Story Times, 11:30 a.m. Thursdays

Newcastle Earth Day Project, join the Teen Makerspace Club to create hippie necklaces and headbands, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 11, registration not required

Circulo de Lectura en Español, Spanish Literature Book Club, ‘El Ruido de las Cosas al Caer,’ by Juan Gabriel Vasquez, 7 p.m. April 16

Friends of Newcastle Library monthly meeting, 7 p.m. April 22

Newcastle Library Book Club, ‘A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald,’ by Therese Fowler, 7 p.m. April 23



East Shore Singles, social group for single adults older than 45, monthly activities and events on Eastside, new members welcome, 270-3599, monthly bulletin at www.meetup.com/eastshore-singles.

The Society of Artists for Newcastle, art organization, 271-5822

MOMS Club of Renton, play dates at parks and other locations, new activities daily, nonprofit and nonreligious, daytime support for moms and families, 260-3079

Bridge players wanted, evening or daytime, games at homes in Hazelwood area, 255-0895

Devotional gathering, by Baha’i Faith of Newcastle, 7 p.m., last Friday, 430-8047

Drinking Liberally, informal progressive social group that discusses politics, 7 p.m., first and third Thursday, Mustard Seed Grill & Pub, 5608 119th Ave. S.E., Bellevue, www.drinkingliberally.org

Cub Scout Pack 738, first Friday, 7 p.m., Newcastle Elementary School, 8440 136th Ave. S.E., grades one through five, www.pack738.com



Angel Care Breast Cancer Foundation, trained survivors offer free emotional support to newly diagnosed, www.angelcarefoundation.org

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group, 6:30-8 p.m., third Thursday, St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 3030 Bellevue Way N.E., Bellevue, 822-3549



Coal Creek Family YMCA Seniors Program, volunteer for intergenerational opportunities, rocking and comforting infants, teaching children to play bridge, reading to kindergartners, 282-1506

Newcastle Trails, trail advocates and builders for Newcastle, regular meetings, work parties, 453-9292, ext. 110, www.newcastletrails.org

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