December 2017 - Task Force Activities :

          1st, Friday, World AIDS Day, meet at the Lifelong office at 3305 Oakes Ave. in Everett between 5:30 and 6:30 for refreshments, then walk to the AIDS Memorial. You could plan with friends to eat dinner in Everett afterwards.

          2nd, Saturday, Potluck and movie at the Lynnwood Senior Center (at 19000 44th Ave. W.) at noon to 3:00. The free movie will be “Hurricane Bianca.” The center is doing an outreach to the gay community. Bob and I are going for sure, so join us for something different.

          Also Saturday eve, 6:00 Dine Out at Kosta’s restaurant at 8306 Mukilteo Speedway.

          3rd, Sunday, Bowling, Glacier Lanes, 9:30

          9th, Saturday, Gayme Night at Eric A.’s, 6:30. Let me know if you need his address or want to carpool to his place in south Everett.

          10th, Sunday, Bowling, Glacier Lanes, 9:30

          16th, Saturday, Seattle Mens’ Chorus in Everett at the Historic Theater, 7:30. Note: Different time and place compared to the last years.

          17th, Sunday, Bowling, Glacier Lanes, 9:30

          19th, Tuesday, Planning Meeting, 6:00 at Noble Palace on north Broadway.

          21st, Thursday, Friendship Meal at 6:00.

          23rd, Saturday, Mid-month Luncheon, 2:00 at Giorgio’s Pizza at 9031 Evergreen Way.

          28th, Thursday, day trip to Levenworth to have lunch and see the beautiful Christmas lights. Robert S. will pick up guys at the Ashway park and ride lot on 164th to the west of the freeway at 10:00 a.m., and then will pick up guys at the Starbucks in Monroe at 11:00. We will be leaving Leavenworth for the ride home at about 5:30 or 6:00. RSVP to me if you want to go.

          31st, Sunday, New Year’s Eve. Anyone interested in going to Seattle to the gay clubs? In the past we have left Marysville at 7:00, and got into town by 8:00 and made the rounds of the happy places, and left for home well before the crazy hour, midnight, like at 10:30 or 11:00. Let me know if you’d like to do this.

Remember:
         
          -Every Sunday and Monday, 1:30, the Stag Quilting Club (Bob and Brian) meets to make quilts in Marysville. Let me know if you would like to visit them, to see how they make quilts, or to become a quilter-maker too. see Quilts.

          For driving directions or addresses, just let me know. Have fun, whatever you do.
         ~~~~~John ( johndmarsh@mac.com )