Friday, May 25, 2018
Windermere Vashon

New Yoga Studio is “HERE!”– at Open Space

Ronly Blau, a longtime Vashon yoga teacher of almost two decades, is coalescing her various yoga classes and offering them in one location at her new studio HERE yoga and mindfulness center at Open...

Grand Opening! Vashon Brewing’s Community Pub

Now-a-days, most folks have a pressing sense that they need to be “doing something.” The world is descending into all sorts of troubling conundrums, and the pressure to “be the change you want to...

New Executive Director at the Senior Center

​Catherine Swearingen has been selected as the new Executive Director of the Senior Center. Catherine has extensive experience with both volunteering for and managing non-profits. She says, “The work of Vashon Senior Center speaks...

Is Music the Key to Change the World?

I am Gary Culp, a Vashon visitor for 25 years, recently made our home. As a musicologist, I recently received a message from a young friend who was excited by the effect her music was...

Food Bank Benefit Opens Vashon Sheepdog Classic

Conceived in 2010 as a top-notch herding competition and a means to a humdinger of a community fundraiser, the Vashon Sheepdog Classic celebrates its 9th year June 7-10 at Misty Isle Farms. When the...

Food Champions

Some healthful foods are just more so than the rest on the low-glycemic index. They taste good, too. The eight best foods for general nutrition: 1. Adzuki Beans--excellent source of magnesium, protein, folate, and potassium 2. Broccoli--anticarcinogenic,...

Seventy

This month I will celebrate my seventieth birthday. I used to think seventy was old. Parts of me ache when the weather changes, or when I move the wrong way. Some parts hurt all the...

Freedom from Burning Coal and Natural Gas?

During the last year, with help from two very active campaigns—Vashon Climate Action and Carbon Free Vashon—our island has been educated on some startling facts:  our electric utility company, Puget Sound Energy, that generally...

Turning Out for Democracy

It was heartening to see a good crowd showing up last Sunday afternoon at our Unifying For Democracy meeting.  We had about 60 people, which was close to as many as we could handle...

Vi Horse Supply Celebrates 20 years!

Celebrating 20 years of bringing you the best products, service and knowledge in the industry! 2018 marks 20 years that we have been in business here at VI Horse Supply, Inc. and we think that...

Dental Mishaps Before Insurance

Mike and Molly and I were waiting for Dad at the top of the hill.  Dad called our five acres “Run Down Ranch” because the hill down to the peach orchard was steep and...

Before the “Great Recession”

Before the “Great Recession”, the Vashon Park and Recreation District actually had a robust offering of recreation programs it coordinated. A significant reduction in revenues, coupled with a dramatic increase in the cost of...

Entertainment

Vashon Dance Academy Performs Pinocchio

Vashon, WA-Dance! Vashon will present its annual performance featuring Vashon Dance Academy’s dancers June 1-3. This year’s show is Pinocchio, the Italian folktale that...

Vashon Center for Dance Spring Concert “Pictures at an Exhibition” & “Alice in Wonderland”

Vashon Center for Dance (VCD) will present “Pictures at an Exhibition” and “Alice in Wonderland” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 1 and...

The Peanuts Movie

The Peanuts Movie. Tuesday, June 5th at 6:00PM at Vashon Theatre 17723 Vashon Hwy SW. Suggested donation is $5 per person, but no one...

Feria, an evening of Flamenco

Seattle-based Flamenco dancer, Savannah Fuentes brings her latest show, Feria, an evening of Flamenco, to Vashon Island The Spring Fair or Feria is a week-long...

Spring Baroque Festival

The Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents a Spring Baroque Festival of three contrasting performances of early orchestral and chamber music on period instruments...