Northwest NEWS

August 3, 1998

Valley Special

Around the Valley


Snoqualmie Watershed Forum

   The Snoqualmie Watershed Forum will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. in the Riverview School District Boardroom in Carnation. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call Megan Smith, King County Water and Land Resources Division at 206-296-8374, or toll free at 1-800-325-6165.

Children's learning workshop

   Parents and children grades 1-3 will learn how to use seven different intelligences to make reading and writing fun at a workshop at the Duvall Library on Wednesday, Aug. 12 from 6:30-8 p.m. To register, call Eastside Literacy at 425-844-2459.

Pickling class

   In a pickle about what to do with cucumbers? Learn the basics of pickling (dill, sweet, special treats), and collect recipes in a class at Fall City Farms on Aug. 6 at 7 p.m. Cost is $5. Fall City Farms is located at 3636 Neal Road. Call 425-222-7930 for signup.

Classes at The Herbfarm

   This summer The Herbfarm in Fall City offers a wide array of classes dealing with growing, crafting, cooking and medicinal use of herbs. From Introduction to the World of Herbs to Cooking with Northwest Truffles, students of all ages are likely to find something to pique their interest this season. Free copies of class schedules and The Herbfarm's Summer '98 News are available by calling 206-784-2222 or 425-222-7103.

City-wide garage sale participants needed

   Organizers of Woodstack, a September community event in Duvall, are inviting residents to participate in an all-city garage sale on Sept. 19. Organizers are calling the event Country Junkin Day and are hoping that residents could schedule garage sales at their homes on that date. Included in Woodstack are the Show 'n Shine car show, scarecrow contest and the 1st annual Tailgate Swapmeet. For information, call 425-788-7508.

Snoqualmie Valley Kiwanis golf tournament

   The Snoqualmie Valley Kiwanis Annual Golf Tournament will be held Thursday, Aug. 6 at Mt. Si Golf Course. Call 425-888-1541 or 391-4926 for an entry form.

Art on the Farm

   Art on the Farm classes for children 6-11 will be taught at Fall City Farms on August 9 and 15 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. $25 per child. Call 425-222-7930.