Student piano recital at Merc

Local musician, composer and piano teacher Lynette Westendorf will present her annual Student Piano Recital on Sunday (June 2) at 1 p.m. at the Merc Playhouse in Twisp.

The recital features 20 young pianists, ages 7 through 17. All students will perform both solo works and in four- or six-hand duet.

Composers featured will include Bach, Beethoven, Grieg, Joplin and Schumann, as well as numerous composers of student pieces.

Admission is free. For information, call 996-3418. 


Wine social at Tappi

The Merc Playhouse will host a wine-tasting social on Thursday (May 30) from 5:30-8 p.m. at Tappi in Twisp.

Participating wineries include Vin Du Lac Winery, Four Lakes Winery and Karma Vineyards from Chelan, Rockwall Cellars from Omak, and Lost River Winery of Winthrop.

There will be a blind tasting contest. The $20 cost includes wine tastings and appetizers. The event is a benefit for the Merc Playhouse.

Tickets will be available at the door.  For information, call 997-7529 or email