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Duvall artist returns to SandBlast

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

The annual “image” for July’s Duvall SandBlast formulates in the creative mind of the festival’s visual arts director, Duvall resident Dan Cautrell.

River, Sand and Soul is this year’s theme for the SandBlast Festival of the Arts, presented by Duvall Foundation for the Arts. Over the weekend of July 19 and 20 you will find the fine arts, music and sand sculpting event along the shores of the historic and beautiful Snoqualmie River at McCormick Park in Duvall.

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Nonprofit for veterans pairs emotional growth with agricultural growth

  • Written by Briana Gerdeman

“It’s nice to be able to plant something in the ground that will explode into life rather than into destruction,” a veteran told Chris Brown.

Brown, a native of Woodinville, is the founder of Growing Veterans, an organization that helps military veterans readjust to civilian life and promotes sustainable agriculture. Growing Veterans is based in Whatcom County, but began partnering with Woodinville’s 21 Acres this spring.

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Timbercrest students develop winning mobile apps for Youth Apps Challenge

  • Written by Shannon Michael

Two teams of ninth grade students in Josh Caldwell’s computer science class at Timbercrest Junior High won recognition for the mobile apps they developed and entered in the inaugural Technology Alliance Youth Apps Challenge.

The event for Western Washington schools was held June 4 at the University of Washington Paul Allen Center for Computer Science and Engineering. Open to middle and high school students, a team of software developers from the Ada Developers Academy judged entries, with finalists making a one-minute elevator pitch presentation in front of guests, UW CSE staff, industry professionals and other students.

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Duvall SandBlast welcomes back Kali Bradford

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

River, Sand and Soul is this year’s theme for the annual Duvall SandBlast Festival of the Arts, presented by Duvall Foundation for the Arts. Over the weekend of July 19 and 20 you will find the fine arts, music and sand sculpting event along the shores of the historic and beautiful Snoqualmie River at McCormick Park in Duvall.

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Table to farm summer dinner series: dine at the source

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Sno-Valley Tilth is hosting a trio of on-the-farm dinners, three evenings of food and community, in Carnation. Sno-Valley Tilth actively supports organic and sustainable food production practices throughout the Snoqualmie and Snohomish watersheds via advocacy, education and the Carnation Farmers Market. What better way to support those initiatives than to eat dinner right on the farm, where most of the meal ingredients will be grown mere feet away from the table! Tickets for each dinner are $95/person and available at brownpapertickets.com or www.snovalleytilth.org.

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