June 19, 2008 · Updated 11:16 PM
CELEBRATE CHANGE: Juneteenth Celebration to feature entertainment, arts and crafts, board games, face painting and free finger food; today, Sat., June 21, noon-6 p.m.; Evergreen Park, Bremerton. Info: Robert Boddie at (360) 337-7687 or JD Sweet at (360) 373-0655 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
YMCA FUN: Splash and Jam featuring a supervised evening of swimming, gym games, arts and crafts, food, a G-rated movie and more; today, Sat., June 21, 6-9 p.m.; Kitsap Family YMCA, 60 Magnuson Way, Bremerton; children younger than 6 must be accompanied by an adult; free for members, $5 for non-members. Info: (360) 377-3741.
BIBLE SCHOOL: Lincoln Avenue Bible Church’s Vacation Bible School; Mon., June 23-Fri., June 27, 9-11:45 a.m.; 1250 Lincoln Ave., Bremerton; free. Info: (360) 373-5075.
MEET THE CANDIDATES: Kitsap Alliance of Property Owners to present a candidate forum for the 23rd and 35th Congressional Districts, North Kitsap Commissioner District 1 and South Kitsap Commissioner District 2; Tues., June 24, 7-9 p.m.; Silverdale Community Center, Evergreen Room, 9729 Silverdale Way.
GAMES-A-PLENTY: Teen Gaming Night at Sylvan Way Library; Wed., June 25, 6-7:30 p.m.; 1301 Sylvan Way, Bremerton. Info: (360) 405-9100.
HIGHER EDUCATION: Information session on earning a bachelor’s degree in human services through Western Washington University; Wed., June 25, 3 p.m.; Olympic College-University Quad. Info: email@example.com or Lilla Weisgerber at (360) 475-7265.
CHECKMATE: Drop in and watch or play a game of chess with players from the Kitsap County Chess Club; Wed., June 25, 6-8 p.m.; Downtown Bremerton Library, 612 Fifth St. Info: (360) 377-3955.
SUMMER FUN: YMCA’s Summer Day Camp “Hop, Skip & Jump into Summer” for children going into kindergarten-sixth grade starts Mon., June 30. Info: www.kitsapfamilyymca.org/Child care.htm.
SING A SONG: Kitsap Pine Chorus of Sweet Adelines looking for new members, welcome women of all ages; rehearse every Tuesday, 6:30-9 p.m.; First Baptist Church, 1410 Ohio Street, Bremerton. Info: (360) 297-8414 or visit www.kitsappines.org.
SUNDAY SCHOOL: “Children of the Bible from the Old and New Testament” Sunday school for children 3 years old to eighth grade; every Sunday, 9:30 a.m.; Peace Lutheran Church, 1234 Riddell Road.
PROA: Puget Sound Rental Owner’s Association monthly dinner meeting seminar to feature guest speaker Sen. Derek Kilmer (D-Gig Harbor); Tues., June 24, dinner at 6 p.m., president’s comments at 6:45 p.m.; AA China Buffet, 3583 Wheaton Way, Bremerton. All rental owners and general public are invited to attend. Info: (360) 479-1683.
ALZHEIMER’S HELP: Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups featuring free information for care partners, family members and friends of individuals with dementia; third Wednesday of each month, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Canterbury Manor, 703 Callahan Drive, Bremerton; and fourth Tuesday of each month, 6-7:30 p.m.; Martha and Mary Learning Center, second floor, WIC Office Conference Room, 3513 Anderson Hill Road, Silverdale. Info: Cynthia Lee at (360)286-3542 or (360) 830-0316.
AMERICAN RED CROSS CLASSES:
The American Red Cross offers classes at the West Sound Service Center, 811 Pacific Ave., Bremerton. To register, call (360) 377-3761.
Adult, Infant and Child CPR and First Aid – Sun., June 15, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; $70.
Adult CPR — Tues., June 24; 5:30-9:30 p.m.; $36.
First Aid — Thurs., June 26, 5:30-9:30 p.m.; $36.
Babysitter Training — Sat., June 28 (Theler Center, Belfair); 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; $30.