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Community briefs: Jan. 7, 2015

Community briefs: Jan. 7, 2015

Community School celebrates national school choice week Methow Valley Community School in Twisp will host a free event on Jan. 28 to celebrate National School Choice Week. The event, which begins at 5 p.m. and is open to the public, will feature an exhibition of what students are learning about living in a fire dependent ecosystem....
Sports briefs: January 7, 2015

Sports briefs: January 7, 2015

Snowshoe tours Methow Trails is sponsoring free “Nature of Winter” snowshoe tours that include lessons about the area’s natural history on Saturdays through Feb. 21 at North Cascades Basecamp and Sun Mountain Lodge. The tours begin at 11 a.m. at both locations and will last 90 to 120 minutes. A trail pass is required. Space...
Community briefs: Dec. 31, 2014

Community briefs: Dec. 31, 2014

Soup dinner series starts at Basecamp The North Cascades Basecamp near Mazama begins its annual winter series of soup dinners and nature-related presentations on Jan. 8. Cost is $5. Soup is served at 5:30 p.m. and programs begin at 6 p.m. For more information, call 996-2334 or visit northcascadesbasecamp.com. The programs are: • Jan. 8,...
Community briefs: Dec. 24, 2014

Community briefs: Dec. 24, 2014

Christmas tree recycling It’s not too early to think about what to do with your Christmas tree. Yakama Nation Fisheries will take it off your hands and recycle it, for free, on two days in January. On Jan. 3, drop trees off at 2 Johnson Lane in Winthrop from 10 a.m. – noon, and at 1230 Methow...

Arts briefs: Dec. 24, 2014

Brady in concert at The Merc Local pianist Michael Brady will present “Readings from the Book of Chopin” in a free concert at The Merc Playhouse in Twisp on Jan. 3 at 2:30 p.m. Brady will perform a nocturne and two scherzos by Chopin, Ravel’s Jeux d’Eau, and Prokofiev’s fourth piano sonata. Between the pieces...
Sports briefs: Dec. 17, 2014

Sports briefs: Dec. 17, 2014

This week: Ski Rodeo on New Year's Eve and Jan. 1 is free day at Pearrygin
Arts briefs: Dec. 17, 2014

Arts briefs: Dec. 17, 2014

This week: Community School holiday show and Violin recital Sunday
Community briefs: Dec. 17, 2014

Community briefs: Dec. 17, 2014

This week: Native plant sale offers opportunity to donate to fire victims, Moskowitz presentation in Tonasket, Foundation grant applications available, Donate used cell phones and Free Christmas dinner at senior center
Arts briefs: Dec. 3, 2014

Arts briefs: Dec. 3, 2014

This week: Art in abundance, Winter exhibit at Sun Mountain gallery, Kids’ art party, Intimate show at Spartan Art Project, and Methow Out my Window available
Sports briefs: Dec. 3, 2014

Sports briefs: Dec. 3, 2014

Help out Loup Loup Looking for ways to support the Loup Loup Ski Bowl? You have two opportunities in the coming week. On Saturday (Dec. 6), the Loup Loup ski patrol hosts a showing of the film Pretty Faces: the Story of a Skier Girl at the Omak Theater at noon. Cost is $7 to...