Northwest NEWS

August 9, 1999


Snoqualmie Valley Ducks Unlimited to hold August events

   The Snoqualmie Valley Chapter of Ducks Unlimited (DU) will hold two outdoor events in August to help support wetlands conservation.

   A "Greenwing Rendezvous" for youths and families will be held Saturday, Aug. 14, at Canine Country Club in Fall City. A "Sponsor" event for current and prospective Sponsor members will be held Sunday, Aug. 15, also at Canine Country Club. Both events feature outdoor activities, food, prizes, and fun.

   The Greenwing Rendezvous is open to youths under 18 years of age and their families and features a variety of activities emphasizing wetlands education and outdoor fun, including a wetlands tour, wood duck nesting box construction, duck calling contest, retriever demonstrations, games, raffles, and silent auctions.

   Ticket prices are $15 for youths and $35 for adults, which includes a lunch, DU membership, and hat. For information, call (206) 344-1166.