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 www.trainmuseum.org, 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 jbourque@seattleymca.org 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.