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Fraser Cabin Heritage Program: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 16. Visitors can participate in hands-on activities and games related to 1880s settler life. Free. All ages welcome. Kelsey Creek Community Farm Park, 410 130th Place S.E., Bellevue. 425-450-1049 or

KIXI Listener Appreciation Day: Noon-5 p.m. Aug. 23. Features live music and dance showcase. Free. Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St., Bellevue.

Northwest Concrete Enterprises Eco Products Open House: 11:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Sept. 3. All are welcome to learn about “green” products for home projects. Lunch provided. Free. 1451 127th Place N.E., Bellevue.

Crossroads Farmers Market: Noon-5 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 7. Crossroads Bellevue mall, 156th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Eighth Street, Bellevue.

Bellevue Farmers Market: 3-7 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 9. 1717 Bellevue Way N.E.


Junior Jazzercise Camp: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 18-22. Open to ages 6-12 to participate in dance and crafts. Final performance for friends and family on Friday. Call for cost, registration. Highland Community Center, 14224 N.E. Bellevue-Redmond Road, Bellevue. 425-891-9113 or 425-814-2134.

Bellevue School District Gifted Program Testing: Aug. 19. Students new to BSD who will enter first-10th grade can sign up for testing, to be considered for the district’s Gifted Program. Free for BSD students; $85 for out-of-district students. Call or see Web site for details. 425-456-4136 or

SeniorNet Annual Brown Bag Luncheon: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 21. All seniors are welcome to participate in computer workshops, demonstrations and question-and-answer sessions. Bring bagged lunch; drinks provided. Free. Phantom Lake Elementary School, 1050 160th Ave. S.E., Bellevue. 206-232-5892 or

Ongoing classes:

Children’s crafts: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. Free craft activities for children. Lakeshore Learning Store, 11027 N.E. Fourth St., Bellevue.

Citizenship class: 9:15-11:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Free. Crossroads Community Center, 16000 N.E. 10th Street, Bellevue. 206-695-5975 or

Home Buyer’s Workshop: 6:45-8:45 p.m. Tuesdays. Free. Windermere Real Estate, 1200 112th Ave. N.E., Suite B-100, Bellevue. 425-450-2621.

Senior acting class: 1:30-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays. No experience necessary. Free. Bellevue Youth Theatre, 16661 Northup Way. 425-452-7155.

Talk Time: 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays. Attendees can practice their English in casual setting. Refreshments provided. Free. Bellewood Presbyterian Church, 10936 N.E. 24th St., Bellevue. 425-454-1247, or


“Celebrate God’s Aloha” Luau at First Baptist: 1-7 p.m. Sept. 6. Features authentic Hawaiian food, limbo and costume contests, children’s activities, and multi-group praise concert. $5 donation; registration required by Aug. 23. First Baptist Church of Bellevue, 10431 S.E. 11th St., Bellevue. 425-454-6930 or


Blood drives in Bellevue: 1-7 p.m. Aug. 18 at St. Louise Catholic Church, 141 156th Ave. S.E.; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 19 at Overlake Hospital, 1035 116th Ave. N.E.; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 22 at SanMar, 405 114th Ave. S.E. For Puget Sound Blood Center. 800-398-7888 or

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly): 10 a.m. Mondays. $6 per month. St. Peter’s United Methodist Church, 17222 N.E. Eighth St., Bellevue. 425-861-0645, 425-895-0858 or

Walk for Life: 8-9:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Offers safe, effective exercise with on-site experts who provide information, advice and monitoring. Free. Bellevue Square, 575 Bellevue Square. Enter at Skybridge 4. 425-688-5800.

North Bellevue Community Center, 4063 148th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. 425-452-7681. Center offers various health and fitness activities, including:

• Jazzercise: 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; 8 a.m. Saturdays. Call for details: 425-894-4111.

• Gentle Yoga: 10:30 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays. For seniors and adults.

• Footcare: Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Will trim toe nails by appointment.

South Bellevue Community Center, 14509 S.E. Newport Way, Bellevue. 425-452-4240 or Center offers various summer fitness activities, such as:

• Fit Camp Total Body Conditioning: 6-7 a.m. or 6-7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. For ages 16 and older. Call for cost.

• Strong & Fit Seniors/Adults: 10:15-11:30 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. For ages 18 and older. Call for cost.

• Youth Performance Enhancement: 4:30-5:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. For ages 13 and older. Call for cost.

•Chito-Ryu Karate: 5:45-7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; 6-7:45 p.m. Fridays. For ages 9 and older. Advanced level offered also. Call for details, cost.

• Reflexology with Carol Pond: The second and fourth Tuesdays of the month. Call for appointments.

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