Christ the King middle-school open house, on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 6:30 p. m. 415 N. 117th St.

Preserving Utilities: National Archives and Records Administration, Regional Archives Pacific Alaska Region Seattle, on Thursday, Feb. 9, 10-11:30 a. m. $5-$15. 6125 Sand Point Way NE. Register, Historic Seattle, (206) 622-6952 or

City Business Casual, on major educational and health-care institutions, sponsored by Office of Economic Development, on Thursday, Feb. 9, 5-7 p. m. Renaissance Hotel, 515 Madison St. (206) 684-8090.

Rx for Pleasure: Conversations about Intimacy and Wellness, for cancer patients and survivors, on Thursday, Feb. 9, 6-8:30 p. m. Free. Shine store at SCCA House, 207 PontiusAve. N. Register, (206) 288-7560.

Jackson Park Golf improvements meeting, on Thursday, Feb. 9, 7 p. m. Jackson Park Golf Course clubhouse, 1100 N. E. 135th St. Garrett Farrell, (206) 2333040.

Sisters Organize for Survival mobilizing meeting, on taxing the rich and not the poor, on Thursday, Feb. 9, 7 p. m. New Freeway Hall, 5018 Rainier Ave. S. (206) 722-6057.

Ingraham High School dessert concert and silent auction, on Friday, Feb. 10, 7 p. m. $15, to benefit instrument acquisitions and repairs. Ingraham High School library, 1819 N. 135th St. (206) 252-3880.

Magnuson Park Strategic Action Plan workshop, on Saturday, Feb. 11, 8:30

a. m.-1 p. m. The Brig’s Garden Room, 6344 N. E. 74th St. Register,

Hands-On Community Skills Fair, with numerous workshops, presented by Sustainable NE Seattle, on Saturday, Feb. 11, 10 a. m.-5 p. m. $15/$20. Ravenna-Eckstein Community Center, 655 Ravenna Ave. N. E. and Meadowbrook Community Center, 10517 35th Ave. N. E. (free shuttle between locations). Register, (206) 684-7534 or (206) 684-7522.

Understanding Health-Care Decisions Documents: Durable Power of Attorney, Living Will and Guardianships, presented in English and Chinese, on Saturday, Feb. 11, 10:30

a. m.-noon. Free; register by Tuesday, Feb.

7. Asian Resource Center, 1025 S. King St. Jessica, (206) 721-3630, Ext. 158.

Table-tennis showcase and exhibition, featuring 60 local students and six professional athletes from China, on Saturday, Feb. 11, 7 p. m. Limited free tickets available. Green Lake Community Center, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N. Tickets, (425) 644-7833.

Wallingford General Assembly, on Monday, Feb. 13, 7-9 p. m. Keystone Congregational Church, 5019 Keystone Ave. N.

Wine and chocolate tasting, on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 5-7 p. m. $10; must be at least 21. Volunteer Park Conservatory, 1400 E. Galer St. Tickets,

Laughter Club, on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 7 p. m. $5; bring water. Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 PhinneyAve. N.,Blue Room. Teresa, (206) 784-9776, or

Coffee Hour, with Deputy Mayor Darryl Smith, presented by Mayor’s Office for Senior Citizens, on Feb. 16, 10-11 a. m. Central Building, 810 Third Ave., first floor. (206) 684-0500.

Arts Education forum, presented by Seattle Public Schools, on Feb. 16, 6:30-8 p. m. Seattle University’s Pigott Auditorium, 1017 E. Marion St.

Taylor Creek meeting, about improvements to shoreline habitat, on Feb. 16, 6-7:30 p. m. Rainier Beach Library, 9125 RainierAve. S. Julie Crittenden, (206) 233-7164,