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Community Events

  1. Dig Into Fall - Getting Your Garden Ready for Winter

    October 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Mount Vernon City Library

    Winter is just around the corner. Learn what plants to cut back, how weeding now can save you time in the spring, and more. Presented by Diana Wisen, Master Gardener

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  2. City Council Meeting

    October 23, 2019, 7:00 PM @ Police/Court Campus

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  3. Free-Range Food

    October 24, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Mount Vernon City Library

    Learn what farm animals are good for city living, how to care for them natural, and how to humanely utilize them as food.

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  4. Conoce, Saluda y Come con Nelida Martinez / Meet, Greet & Eat with Nelida Martinez

    October 29, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Mount Vernon City Library

    Escuche la historia personal de Nelida y la historia de su granja orgánica: Pure Nelida. También demostrará cómo hacer Pan de Muerto. Hear Nelida’s personal story and the story of her organic farm: Pure Nelida. She will also demonstrate of how to make Pan de Muerto, a sweet bread that is made for Dia de los Muertos.

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  5. Downtown Trick-or-Treat & Costume Contest

    October 31, 2019, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ 1st Street, Downtown Mount Vernon between Kincaid and Division

    Annual, must-attend event for Skagit County families! First Street closes to traffic between Division Street and Kincaid Street to make way for families to celebrate Halloween in a safe, welcoming environment. Local businesses share in the fun with treats and goodies for your kiddos. Don’t miss the Halloween Costume Contest at the Lincoln Theatre immediately following trick-or-treating!

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Library

  1. Glow Science

    October 22, 2019, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Mount Vernon City Library

    What's more fun than science? Science that glows in the dark! Drop in for some luminous crafts, activities, and simple science experiments that glow. Recommended for ages 6-12.

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  2. Dig Into Fall: Getting Your Garden Ready for Winter

    October 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Mount Vernon City Library

    Winter is just around the corner. Learn what plants to cut back, how weeding now can save you time in the spring, and more. Presented by Diana Wisen, Master Gardener.

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  3. Intro to Urban Farming: Free-Range Food

    October 24, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Mount Vernon City Library

    Mount Vernon City Library Presents: Into to Urban Farming, a two-part series with Alisa Kester. In the second session of this two-part series, learn what farm animals are good for city living, how to care for them natural, and how to humanely utilize them as food.

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Parks & Recreation

  1. Puppy Boot Camp

    October 30, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Hillcrest Park

    Puppies 12 weeks to 8 months will learn doggie social skills, good manners and basic commands including: sit, down, stay, leave it, give it, heeling and walking, wait at door, come when called and much more. Hand signals and verbal commands will be taught. Owners will learn how to handle jumping, nipping, and biting. Learn the best potty training techniques as well as the most effective and humane ways to stop bad habits from setting in. Puppies will have fun doing confidence building exercises like tunnel runs and "walking the plank". Clicker training will be demonstrated, but use is optional.

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  2. Introductory Spanish for Adults

    October 30, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Vaux Retreat Center

    A friendly and practical introduction to the Spanish language for adult learners to provide a framework on which to build foreign language knowledge and the confidence to use it, to include: pronunciation, noun number and gender, adjectival position and agreement, verb formation, basic vocabulary, and an opportunity to continue learning Spanish at the end of the course

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