Northwest NEWS

May 15, 2000


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Snoqualmie Valley Railroad

   The scenic Snoqualmie Valley Railroad operates Saturday through Monday during Memorial Day weekend, May 27-29. Trains depart Snoqualmie hourly, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and North Bend, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tickets cost $5 to $7. From June through September, the historic railroad operates Saturdays and Sundays. More information about the Northwest Railway Museum and its programs is available online at, or by calling (425) 888-3030.

Colors of nature

   Parents and children ages 3 to 5 can discover how color actually helps plants and animals survive on Saturday, May 20, from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. at the Gold Creek Lodge, 16020 148th Ave. NE in Woodinville. Class members will explore nature's colors firsthand outdoors. For additional information, call the King County Park System at (206) 205-5433.

Anniversary planned

   The Tyee Federation invites all Indian Guide and Indian Princess alumni to take part in its 50th anniversary during the 2000-2001 program year. Event planners need names, addresses, and phone numbers. Send e-mails to Jessi Bourque at with information.

Walking tour of Marymoor Park

   Marymoor Museum of Eastside History will reveal the history of King County's Marymoor Park in a walking tour of the park's Willowmoor Historic District on Sunday, May 21, from 1 -2 p.m. The tour will begin in the museum's reception room and then onto the grounds to find out how the landscape has changed from early times to the present. Call 425-885-3684 for information.