Writers’ group

A prose and poetry writers’ group is forming under the auspices of Methow Asylum for Writers. The first meeting is on Monday (Sept. 16) from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Pipestone Music rooms at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp.

Future meetings will be on the third Monday of each month. Bring work to share for constructive feedback.  A nominal fee is charged for room rental. For more information, call Christine Kendall at 997-9070.


Art party

Confluence Gallery & Art Center will host the first of a series of art parties for kids on Sept. 20 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., featuring sun printing and nature installations with local artist Laura Gunnip.

Cost is $35 for the first artist in a family, and $30 for each additional artist. The parties are designed for second- through sixth-grade students. Call 997-2787 for more information.



Four Seattle comedians will take the stage when comedy night returns to the Twisp River Pub on Sept. 21. Featured will be headliner Rodney Sherwood, runner-up in the Seattle International Comedy Competition and an accomplished television and motion picture actor; Jen Seaman, who has appeared on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent;” Nigel Larson, a transplant from New York who also does commercials; and Robert Pidde, who has won the Comedy on Trial Comedy Competition.

The show begins at 8:30 p.m. with a $5 cover charge. For more information, call 997-6822.