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Washing chicken spreads germs | Public Health Insider

Washing chicken spreads germs | Public Health Insider

September was National Food Safety Education Month — how much do you know?

  • Oct 2, 2019
Washing chicken spreads germs | Public Health Insider
100+ Women Who Care to host their second meeting

100+ Women Who Care to host their second meeting

The group has a novel way to raise money for local nonprofits.

100+ Women Who Care to host their second meeting
New app for teens and young adults who want to quit vaping | Department of Health

New app for teens and young adults who want to quit vaping | Department of Health

The app helps people deal with urges and cravings for nicotine.

  • Sep 30, 2019
New app for teens and young adults who want to quit vaping | Department of Health
State Parks collecting oral histories about Mount St. Helens eruption | Washington State Parks

State Parks collecting oral histories about Mount St. Helens eruption | Washington State Parks

Share a memory of the eruption 39 years ago for future generations.

  • Sep 27, 2019
State Parks collecting oral histories about Mount St. Helens eruption | Washington State Parks
Crystal Quilters hosting two-day show at Expo Center

Crystal Quilters hosting two-day show at Expo Center

Come Saturday, Sept. 28, or Sunday, Sept. 29, to see some awesome creations.

Crystal Quilters hosting two-day show at Expo Center
National Park looking for Rainier volunteers

National Park looking for Rainier volunteers

Those who participate will get a coupon for free admission on a day of their choosing.

  • Sep 23, 2019
National Park looking for Rainier volunteers
Walk, don’t run, to stay healthy, local doctor says

Walk, don’t run, to stay healthy, local doctor says

Light to moderate exercise is better for people than heavy workouts, according to Dr. Jim Merrill.

Walk, don’t run, to stay healthy, local doctor says
Cascade Foothills Chorale has new rehearsal space

Cascade Foothills Chorale has new rehearsal space

The group is also considering a chance to perform in D.C.

Cascade Foothills Chorale has new rehearsal space
Warning signs of suicide, and how to help | MultiCare Health System

Warning signs of suicide, and how to help | MultiCare Health System

Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death overall in the U.S.

  • Sep 19, 2019
Warning signs of suicide, and how to help | MultiCare Health System
New program aims to foster leadership skills, establish community-driven project

New program aims to foster leadership skills, establish community-driven project

The deadline to sign up for RDI’s Pierce County/White River Plateau Rural Community Leadership Program is Sept. 23.

New program aims to foster leadership skills, establish community-driven project
Artists sought for new fall Scarecrow contest, Gallery 2020

Artists sought for new fall Scarecrow contest, Gallery 2020

The deadline to enter the Scarecrow Contest and the City Hall gallery are in October.

Artists sought for new fall Scarecrow contest, Gallery 2020
Library hosting new gardening, crafting classes

Library hosting new gardening, crafting classes

A Community Meet and Greet is scheduled for Sept. 21.

Library hosting new gardening, crafting classes
Enumclaw senior center plans for improved transportation for rural residents

Enumclaw senior center plans for improved transportation for rural residents

A new King County grant to create senior “hubs” will help fund the effort.

Enumclaw senior center plans for improved transportation for rural residents
New community scavenger hunt encourages reading, being active | Pierce County Library System

New community scavenger hunt encourages reading, being active | Pierce County Library System

Get ready to pick up a book, shoot some hoops, and even have a pillow fight.

  • Sep 11, 2019
New community scavenger hunt encourages reading, being active | Pierce County Library System
Hometown Harvest last Ten Trails event of the summer

Hometown Harvest last Ten Trails event of the summer

Come for a wine and beer tasting, or to meet Blitz the Seahawk.

Hometown Harvest last Ten Trails event of the summer
Expo Center preparing to host ‘balloon glow,’ plenty more

Expo Center preparing to host ‘balloon glow,’ plenty more

This is one of the few events the Expo Center is funding itself, rather than just simply renting out space.

Expo Center preparing to host ‘balloon glow,’ plenty more
Green River program addresses active lifestyle

Green River program addresses active lifestyle

The guest speaker at the event will be Enumclaw’s Dr. Jim Merrill.

  • Aug 29, 2019
Green River program addresses active lifestyle
Black Diamond’s annual Labor Days this weekend

Black Diamond’s annual Labor Days this weekend

Don’t miss the city’s largest event of the year.

Black Diamond’s annual Labor Days this weekend
How will Washington’s new immunization laws affect you? | Public Health Insider

How will Washington’s new immunization laws affect you? | Public Health Insider

Nine out of 10 people in direct contact with someone with measles who aren’t immune will also get infected.

  • Aug 26, 2019
How will Washington’s new immunization laws affect you? | Public Health Insider
Public invited to celebrate latest work on Enumclaw High campus

Public invited to celebrate latest work on Enumclaw High campus

The ribbon cutting for the new music wing is Aug. 28 at 5 p.m., though the open house lasts until 8.

Public invited to celebrate latest work on Enumclaw High campus