Community Events

Date Event Description Time / Location

Life Church Grand Opening with Danny Gokey

Join us for the Grand Opening of our newly remodeled Oak Harbor Campus, Sunday, September 28th at 9 & 11am. Danny Gokey will be leading worship and sharing his story! Danny was an American Idol 3rd place finalist. His album "Hope in Front of Me" climbed to No 1 on billboard charts this summer. He will also be performing his lead single, “Hope in Front of Me”.

 Event Admission Fee (if any): Free

 Event Sponsor: Life Church

 Phone Number: (360) 679-3158

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INFO 9am and 11am, Life Church, 1767 NE Regatta Dr, Oak Harbor

Sustainable Ballard Festival

Family-friendly, FREE, and full of surprises, the Sustainable Ballard Festival is celebrating its 11th year! Come sample Ballard craft brews and delicious bites, win prizes, catch live music on the solar-powered main stage, watch cooking demonstrations, test ride a cargo bike, make your own green cleaning product, and meet farm animals!  Reuse and Recycling is a dominant theme this year, with trash fashion, car-seat recycling, a kids bike and pet parade (we supply the re-purposed frippery), a local coffee cup campaign and more. Some all-time favorite exhibits will be back, plus more new activities, workshops, and hands-on games than ever before.  With more than 75 exhibits, the Sustainable Ballard Festival is a fantastically fun opportunity to learn together, get inspired, and discover new ways to live more lightly on the earth.

 Event Admission Fee (if any): FREE

 Event Sponsor: Sustainable Ballard

 Phone Number: (206) 701-7000

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INFO 11am-6pm, Ballard Commons Park, 5701 22nd Ave NW, Seattle

African Children's Choir

There is no admission for this event.  A free will offering will be taken.  This is a family friendly event. 

If you'd like flyers or promotional videos, contact Debe Loeber at 253-845-7508.

 Event Admission Fee (if any): None

 Event Sponsor: Puyallup Nazarene Church

 Phone Number: (253) 845-7508

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INFO 7pm, Puyallup Nazarene Church, 1026 7th Ave SW, Puyallup

Grand Opening with Ryan Stevenson

Come celebrate the Grand Opening of the all new Ministry Center with recording artist Ryan Stevenson and evangelist Christian Holst! Italian sodas, espresso and refreshments available. A family friendly event; this is open to everyone.

 Event Admission Fee (if any): FREE

 Event Sponsor: Drenched Ministries & FBC of Marysville

 Phone Number: (425) 876-4255

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INFO 7pm-10pm, First Baptist Church of Marysville, 4011 81st Pl NE, Marysville

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K

The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk is the largest network of breast cancer awareness events in the nation, uniting more than 300 communities to finish the fight.

Making Strides walkers turn awareness into action by helping raise more than $60 million for the American Cancer Society each year to save more lives from breast cancer. Today, we’re leading the way in transforming breast cancer from deadly to treatable and from treatable to preventable. The progress we are making together is nothing short of remarkable. But we need your help to finish the fight.

Join us for the walk on Saturday, October 11 at 9:00 am at Tacoma’s Theatre Square (900 Broadway). Activities begin at 9:00 am. Walk begins at 10:00 am. The walk is a non-competitive, 5K that ventures through beautiful downtown Tacoma. Teams of friends, family and/or co-workers are encouraged! All ages are welcome. Register for Strides and raise donations online at For more information, contact Rhonda Kirkes at or 253-207-5152.

 Event Admission Fee (if any): Free

 Event Sponsor: American Cancer Sciety

 Phone Number: (253) 207-5152

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INFO 8am-2pm, Tacoma's Theatre Square, 900 Broadway, Tacoma

Seattle Marathon Volunteers

Interested in joining one of the nation's top running events as a volunteer?  The Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon 2014 is looking for volunteers. Join in the fun!  No specific qualifications are necessary and there are plenty of positions to fill.  To volunteer, call Amber at the marathon office at 206-729-3660 or visit  The 44th anniversary event takes place on November 29 and 30, but the volunteer need is now and during the weeks just before the events.

 Phone Number: (206) 729-3660

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INFO Varies, Seattle Center, Westin Hotel, 1900 Fifth Ave, Seattle

The Lights of Christmas

Northwest holiday tradition, The Lights of Christmas features over one million lights in creative display plus five entertainment stages, children’s activities, gifts, food, overnight packages, and more, for the entire family!  Located in Stanwood, WA at Warm Beach Camp, this one-of-a-kind holiday extravaganza stretches across approximately 15 acres, with seven uniquely themed areas.

Event Admission Fee (if any): $10-$15.00

Phone Number: (800) 228-6724

Warm Beach Camp & Conference Center
20800 Marine Dr.
Stanwood, WA 98292

INFO 5-10pm December 4-7, 11-14, 18-23, 26-30., Warm Beach Camp and Conference Center

Bible Answer Man

Featuring Hank Hanegraaff