Thursday, February 21, 2019
Windermere Vashon

Oscar Night at the Vashon Theatre!

Doors open at 4PM for Red Carpet Festivities: - Popcorn, treats, beer and wine bar open! - Bring your own camera for Photo Ops! - Make your award predictions & fill out a ballot! Drop it off...

Love Those Legumes

Beans, lentils, and peanuts are all classed as legumes. They all contain protein, but require some grain to present a food with complete protein. Some people totally refuse beans, thinking they all cause gas....

Coffee and Prayer

My friend Sonya came to visit for a few days the other week. Her daughter and son-in-law gave her a Kindle for Christmas, and while she was here she got onto my computer and logged...

Is That Our Future You’re Eating?

Last month’s column was given the title of the column from the issue before (Reflections On Money).  The title should have been “Soil Regeneration.”  If you passed on reading it because you thought you...

UFO’s

There were UFO’s spotted over Washington D.C. in 1950.  UFO is an Air Force word meaning “unidentified flying object.”  John and I both belonged to the Ground Observer Corps and were very proud of...

Protecting the Sacred an Afternoon with Winona Duke

Join the community in an empowering and uplifting afternoon of live music, welcoming ceremonies by Puyallup tribal leaders, and an inspiring talk by internationally renowned post-petroleum activist, Winona LaDuke. Gather to raise money for...

Where the Buffalo Roam

The red man was pressed from this part of the West He’s likely no more to return, To the banks of Red River where seldom if ever Their flickering camp-fires burn. A verse of “Home on the Range”...

Bodacious Botanical Bash

The Vashon Wilderness Program is our island’s trusted resource for nature-rooted culture and education. They’re celebrating 12 years of mentoring 4,000 people of all ages to feel deeply connected with themselves, each other, and...

A Recipe from where it’s Always Summer

We’re talking about the capital of Thailand, home of Pad Thai and other noodle dishes. It’s capital, Bangkok, also known as  Krung Thep, is little more than 13 degrees north of the equator. It’s...

Life Is Not Fair

Writing is difficult this week. A dear family member is going through a rough patch, and it is hard to concentrate in between prayers and telling myself that since I can’t do anything, I...

Regenerative Agriculture

Few of us are not aware of the dire statistics of our present world.  The amount of carbon we release into the atmosphere continues to increase even though we’ve made some progress in limiting...

VCA Board Elects New Officers

Vashon Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the election of a new Officers of the Board of Trustees, effective January 2, 2019.  Officers serve one year terms and may stand for election...

Entertainment

Art Works by Steffon Moody

“Art Works by Steffon Moody” opens Friday, March 1st from 6-9pm at The Hardware Store Gallery and runs through March 31st. His 3rd annual show...

Vashon Chamber Music Tenth Anniversary Season

Vashon Chamber Music is excited to present its tenth anniversary season this spring. Three Monday night concerts will take place on March 4, 25...

Delilah Pearl & The Mantarays

Put on your dancing shoes, your skinny ties, those sartorial dark-rimmed glasses and lets swango again like we did last night. Delilah Pearl and the...

Drama Dock presents The Odd Couple

In tribute to a giant of the American theater who passed away in 2018, Drama Dock presents Neil Simon’s comic masterpiece, The Odd Couple...

If a crime is committed in order to prevent a greater crime, is it...

Backbone Meaningful Movies presents a one night screening of THE RELUCTANT RADICAL, Tuesday, February 12 at 6pm at Vashon Theatre. The documentary features climate activist...