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Calling annual event ‘Christmas at the End of the Road’ up for discussion again

Calling annual event ‘Christmas at the End of the Road’ up for discussion again

The end of the name “Christmas at the End of the Road” for the annual post-Thanksgiving celebration will be up for discussion once again at a Winthrop Chamber of Commerce meeting on …
Christmas services and events at Methow Valley churches

Christmas services and events at Methow Valley churches

• St. Genevieve’s Catholic Church, Twisp: Mass on Christmas Eve at 5 p.m. • Friendship Alliance Church, Winthrop: Christmas Eve service at 7 p.m.; Christmas Day service at 10 a.m. • Methow Valley United Methodist Church: “Blue Christmas” service on Dec. 21 at 6 p.m.; Christmas Eve candlelight service at 7 p.m.; Christmas Day breakfast at 8:30 a.m., service at 10 a.m....

CHRISTMAS DINNER IN TWISP

The Methow Valley Snowmobile Association will host its annual community Christmas dinner on Christmas Day (Dec. 25) at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp. The free event will take place from noon – 3 p.m.
Mazama Store stages Christmas at the Very End ...

Mazama Store stages Christmas at the Very End …

Christmas at the Very End of the Road, the Mazama Store’s annual holiday celebration will be on Sunday (Dec. 20) from 3 – 6 p.m. The free event includes an array of the store’s pastries and other food items, latte samplers and a shopping bazaar featuring local artists and craftspersons. The celebration is always well-attended, so be...
News briefs: Dec. 16, 2015

News briefs: Dec. 16, 2015

School levies will be on February ballot Voters will decide in February on two replacement levies for the Methow Valley School District — one for maintenance and operations (M&O) and one for technology. Last week, the Methow Valley School Board directors unanimously approved two resolutions for the levies, which would help pay for school staff; instruction in...
MV Community Center’s annual Christmas Bazaar debuts this weekend

MV Community Center’s annual Christmas Bazaar debuts this weekend

The Methow Valley Community Center’s 35th annual Christmas Bazaar (part 1) will offer an impressive variety of locally produced gifts and art, plus food and beverages, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday (Nov. 21) in the gym. More than 60 local artists and craftspersons will be represented at the free event. It’s not only a...
Community briefs: November 18, 2015

Community briefs: November 18, 2015

Apply for USFS jobs If you’re interested in seeking temporary employment with U.S. Forest Service during the summer of 2016, you can attend an open house on Thursday (Nov. 19) in room 204 of the Omak Campus of Wenatchee Valley College. Forest Service employees will be on hand from 4 – 7 p.m. to answer questions about local...
Blue Christmas offers solace

Blue Christmas offers solace

Merriest season may also invoke grief, sadness, depression By Laurelle Walsh In the past year, you or someone you know has experienced separation and loss: children have left home; parents have passed away; marriages have dissolved and houses have burned down. Many carry around the weight of sorrow and pain every day. And while society...
Methow Valley United Methodist Church offers ‘Blue Christmas’ service on Dec. 21

Methow Valley United Methodist Church offers ‘Blue Christmas’ service on Dec. 21

Perhaps it sounds counterintuitive to the season, but Rev. Donald Ford at Methow Valley United Methodist Church believes there is solace and comfort to be found in what he is calling a “Blue Christmas” service at the church on Dec. 21. The church will open its doors to anyone in the community who wants to...