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Work up your appetite for another Bite of the Methow

Work up your appetite for another Bite of the Methow

The Bite Of the Methow, the annual community fundraiser hosted by the Winthrop Kiwanis, takes over the Winthrop Barn on Saturday (March 18), offering an array of foods prepared by local restaurants and providers. There will also be silent and live auctions to help raise funds for the community projects that Kiwanis supports. Steve Mitzner returns...
Get your fill at annual Bite of the Methow on March 18

Get your fill at annual Bite of the Methow on March 18

If thinking about the Winthrop Kiwanis club’s annual Bite of the Methow whets your appetite, mark your calendar now for the March 18 event at the Winthrop Barn. The Bite will once again feature a mouth-watering array of foods freshly prepared by the valley’s best chefs and providers. There will also be silent and live...
Easter Egg hunt delayed

Easter Egg hunt delayed

The annual Twisp Valley Grange Easter egg hunt — delayed because of the snowpack at Pearrygin Lake State Park — will be on April 23 at the Twisp Town Park. The free event, co-sponsored by Ulrich’s Pharmacy and Winthrop Kiwanis, will feature a barbecue, prizes and pictures with Easter Bunny. The fun begins at 11:45 a.m. For more information, call...
Valley gets ready for another big Bite

Valley gets ready for another big Bite

The 21st annual Bite of the Methow will match up many of the valley’s best chefs up with about 400 of the valley’s eager eaters on Saturday (March 14) at the Winthrop Barn. Doors open at 3 p.m. Silent auction items will be on display at several tables. Food service begins at 5 p.m. and...
Tickets on sale for the Bite of the Methow

Tickets on sale for the Bite of the Methow

The 2015 Bite of the Methow is coming up on March 14, and Winthrop Kiwanis is already gearing up for the event. A combination chefs’ showcase, auction night and social extravaganza, Kiwanis’s annual Bite raises big money for projects that benefit valley kids. Past projects have improved facilities at the elementary school playground, the Winthrop...
Easter 2014, Pearrygin Lake State Park

Easter 2014, Pearrygin Lake State Park

  Over 300 children took part in Saturday’s (April 19) Easter Egg hunt at Pearrygin Lake State Park. The event was sponsored by Twisp Valley Grange and Winthrop Kiwanis, with help from Key Club members. In the video above, the three- and four-year-old group gets off to a great start. Video by Laurelle Walsh
2014 Bite of the Methow

2014 Bite of the Methow

Well fed Hungry local gourmands jammed the Winthrop Barn last weekend for another successful Bite of the Methow. The sponsoring Winthrop Kiwanis raised more than $11,000 for its “Fund a Dream” project to replace the wrestling mats at Liberty Bell High School. A cruise raffle raised another $4,000. More than 400 tickets were sold for the...
20th Bite of the Methow expected to fill Winthrop Barn on Saturday

20th Bite of the Methow expected to fill Winthrop Barn on Saturday

By Laurelle Walsh
It’s that time of year again, when Winthrop Kiwanis hosts its annual Bite of the Methow. The ever-popular Bite happens on Saturday (March 15) at the Winthrop Barn, with bidding on silent auction items starting …
Rubber ducks ready for river race

Rubber ducks ready for river race

No need to get your ducks in a row. The Winthrop Kiwanis will do that for you on Labor Day (Monday, Sept. 2) when they stage the 15th annual Winthrop Duck Race. At noon, Kiwanis volunteers will dump hundreds of rubber ducks – each with an inked-on number – into the Chewuch River from the...