Northwest NEWS

July 9, 2001


Around the Valley

'Old Cherry Valley School' reunion
   Duvall's annual "Old Cherry Valley School" reunion will be July 14 at Taylor's Landing Park in Duvall. Registration is at noon, the potluck lunch will be at 12:30 p.m. If you went to grade school or high school in the "old" building, come join the fun visiting with former classmates. Bring your chair and a favorite potluck dish, along with knife, fork and spoon. Coffee and punch are provided. Old pictures are fun to bring.
   Self study series
   This summer, explore the true nature of the self in a Self-Study Series to be held July and August at Boxhill Farm Nursery (across from the Duvall Safeway), 14175 Carnation-Duvall Road. The Self Study Series is an intensive self-exploration consisting of three highly acclaimed and proven programs. The series introduces an intriguing approach to living to expressing and creating experience. Major corporations such as Barnes & Noble and Polaroid have sponsored these programs. There is a Sunday series (July 22, 29, Aug. 5, 12) or a Wednesday series (July 25, Aug. 1, 8, 15), running from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Cost is $120 which includes all materials (workbook, camera, film, journal). Contact Danna Quinn at (425) 844-1525 or InnerBound
   Snoqualmie Watershed Forum
   The Snoqualmie Watershed Forum will meet on Wednesday, July 11, 7 p.m., in the Carnation Council Chambers. The meeting will be preceded by a field trip from 5-7 p.m. to local habitat restoration projects. Limited space is available. Call Olivia Rugo, King County Water and Land Resources Division, at (206) 296-8245 for reservations.
   Raging River Roadhouse events
   The Raging River Roadhouse in Fall City hosts the Mudsharks on July 13 and Jerry Miller (authentic psychedelic fusion rock) on July 14.
   Summer events at Camlann Medieval Faire
   The Camlann Medieval Faire, which offers old world crafts, minstrels and knights, is open Saturdays and Sundays, July 14 to Aug. 26, 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission for adults is $9, 12 years and under $5, adults over 60 $5, five years and under are free. Feast and festival are $39. Call (425) 788-8624.
   T.A.F.T. Youth Council needs members
   Teens Acting for Tomorrow (T.A.F.T.) Youth Council is looking for members from the Duvall/Carnation area. Make new friends. Have fun. Perform community service. Membership is free. Must be a middle or high school-age to join. Call (425) 844-9669, ext. 100, for summer meeting schedule.
   Skyhawks Soccer Camp
   There are still openings for the upcoming Skyhawks Soccer Camps, held at the Duvall fields. Week 1: July 30-Aug.3, and Week 2: Aug. 20-24. Youth ages 5-14 are invited to participate. Please send your registration and a check for $98 made out to Lower Valley Youth Programs as soon as possible to reserve a place. Please call Casey at (425) 844-9669, ext. 100, for a registration form or information.
   Girls hoops camp
   The Cedarcrest Girls Basketball team is holding a Riverview Girls Hoops camp July 31-Aug. 3, at Cedarcrest High School. This is an opportunity for girls ages K-12 to have fun and increase their skill level. This is a day camp; grades K-4 go from 9- 10:30 a.m. for a camp fee of $40, grades 5-8 go from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for $45 and grades 9-12 go frm 1:30-4 p.m. for $50. There is no fee for current "Wolfpack" members. For more information, contact Marc Hillestad, the camp director and Cedarcrest High School Head Girls Basketball and Track coach at (425) 844-4854 or visit the website at and click on girls basketball.
   Early childhood classes
   Register now for CSSV's Fall Early Childhood classes for 3-year-olds. Children must be three by Aug. 31. For the younger child, CSSV offers fun and exciting toddler classes for children ages 12 months to three years. Both classes take place at the Duvall office located at 15904 Main St. Preschool and toddler open house to be held Thursday, June 21. The toddler class will be open for visiting from 10 a.m.-noon, the preschool class is open from 4-6 p.m. For registration information, call (425) 788-7924.
   Summer day camps at CSSV
   Summer day camps at CSSV include: Mother Goose on the Loose Camp, July 30, 31, Aug. 1, 2 for ages 3 1/2 to 6, $54; Life on the Farm Camp, Aug. 6, 7, 8, 9 for ages 3 1/2 to 6, $54; Fishes, Fins and Friends Under the Sea Day Camp, Aug. 13, 14, 15, 16 for ages 3 1/2 to 6, $54; Math Blast Day Camp, Aug. 21, 22, 23 for ages 7 to 10, $40.50. Call (425) 788-7924 for registration information.
   Pumps & Grinds afterhours
   The Antone Brothers will perform on Friday, June 22, 7:30-9:30 p.m. at Pumps & Grinds. Their music has hypnotic, dreamlike undercurrents with Pacific Northwest fold elements. The Stillwater Hillbillies will perform on Saturday, June 23, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Front porch, country fried oldies and home brewed originals with vocals, guitar, mandolin, harmonica and base. Pumps & Grinds is located at 15614 Main St., Duvall. Call (425) 844-2766 for information.