SEEKING 1980s FUN RUN T-SHIRTS

The Queen Anne Helpline is seeking T-shirts from the early years of the Crown of Queen Anne Fun Run, particularly from 1987 and earlier, to create a complete Fun Run quilt. Information: Queen Anne Helpline, (206) 282-1540 

FRONT-DESK VOLUNTEER NEEDED

The Queen Anne Helpline (311 W. McGraw St.) needs a volunteer to help at its front desk on Thursdays, midday; times are flexible. The volunteer will help clients, answer phones, and more. Information: (206) 282-1540

WEST POINT PLANT TOUR

The King County Wastewater Treatment plant will host two tours of its West Point Plant in Discovery Park on Friday, April 25, at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tours are limited to 10 people each. Register: Monica.VanderVieren@kingcounty.gov 

MEET AUTHOR RICHARD BLANCO

Author Richard Blanco will discuss his book “For All of Use, One Today,” the selected book for “Seattle Reads,” on Saturday, April 26, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Queen Anne Library (400 W. Garfield St.). Information: (206) 386-4227

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE LECTURE

Kari Mashos will speak on “Faith, Christianity, Health” on Sunday, April 27, at 2 p.m. at Twelfth Church of Christ, Scientist (1700 28th Ave. W.). Free admission; child care available. Information: (206) 283-6900

QUEEN ANNE LURC MEETING

The Queen Anne Community Council’s Land Use Review Committee will review the Seattle Children’s Home project and the Pedestrian Zone study at its next meeting on Monday, April 28, at 7 p.m. It will take place at Queen Anne Manor (100 Crockett St.).

SEATTLE OPERA PREVIEW LECTURE

Seattle Opera will preview its upcoming production of Offenbach’s “The Tales of Hoffmann” at the Queen Anne Library (400 W. Garfield St.) on Tuesday, April 29, from 2 to 3 p.m. Free. Information: (206) 386-4227

BOOK SIGNING

Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried, who works at Queen Anne’s HomeStreet Bank, will sign copies of their book “Diamonds and Hearts: A Poetic Memoir” on Wednesday, April 30, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the bank lobby (1835 Queen Anne Ave. N.). Information: (206) 285-5898

MAGNOLIA MANOR PUBLIC MEETING

Seattle Parks and Recreation will have a public meeting on proposed improvements to Magnolia Manor Park on May 1, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Magnolia Community Center (2550 34th Ave. W.). Information: www.seattle.gov/parks/projects/magnolia_manor

ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP

The Alzheimer’s Association has a free support group for those who are caring for people with memory loss. Participants will receive information on care management, available services and current research and treatment options. The support group will take place the second Saturday of each month (next meeting: May 10), from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at 100 W. Harrison St., North Tower, Suite 200. Information: Hana Binder, (240) 751-8388 

MAGNOLIA CARD AND BOARD GAME CLUB

The Magnolia Card and Board Game group meets every Monday, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Serendipity Café (3222 W. McGraw St.). Information: Judy, (206) 284-3911; Annette, (206) 285-3717 

EMERALD CITY TOASTMASTERS

The Emerald City Toastmasters meet every Thursday at noon at the Belltown Community Center (415 Bell St.) to help people overcome their speaking fears and improve communication skills. Information: Kathleen Klein, (206) 781-2615; or tinyurl.com/aut+4u4 

ROTARY CLUB OF MAGNOLIA

The group now meets for lunch meetings at noon on Thursdays at the Seattle Yacht Club Elliott Bay Outstation (2601 W. Marina Place) near Maggie Bluffs. Free parking available. Great speakers at each meeting. Information: magnoliarotary.org. 

SENIOR INTERMEDIATE BRIDGE

The Magnolia Community Center (2550 34th Ave. W.) is offering Senior Intermediate Bridge (Party and Duplicate) on Wednesdays, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Register/information: Janet Ray, (206) 300-8559

FOOT CARE THURSDAYS

The Ballard NW Senior Center (5429 32nd Ave. N.W.) has a foot-care specialist providing care on Thursdays, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For an appointment, call (206) 297-0403.

FREE ESL LESSONS

Free, individual ESL lessons are available, with flexible scheduling. Information: Delores, (206) 323-3625