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Kaj Wyn Berry embraces a life of adventure and art

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Kajira Wyn Berry hoped that posting haiku on three signs, Burma-Shave style, at the bottom of the north-end ferry hill would slow down drivers. The drivers haven’t slowed down, but Berry’s beautiful calligraphy of haiku written by Island poets has become a landmark.

Strawberry Festival ’08

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bike hosts innovative guitarist Scott Huckabay

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Guitarist Scott Huckabay will perform at Red Bicycle Bistro & Sushi at 9 p.m., Saturday, July 19.

African group to dance, drum at outdoor festival

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Vashon Allied Art’s World Music Festival, slated for 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at Camp Burton outdoor amphitheater, will feature four groups, including African dance/drum group Sohoyini.

Incendio to heat up Ober with flamenco and rock

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Summer Concerts in the Park, the popular free music series, returns to Ober Park at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 24, featuring the Los Angeles-based band Incendio.

Fourth of July, Vashon Style

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Support VIPP at annual Fur Ball

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Vashon Island Pet Protectors (VIPP) is one of the Island’s most important resources. With many animal lovers living here, it is great reassurance to know that Island pets are well protected with VIPP’s services.

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

P.E.O hosts garage sale

Middle schoolers learn to suceed Middle schoolers learn to suceed

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

t Workshops will meet this summer.

CALENDAR

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Brown Bag Story Time at the Vashon Library meets at 1 p.m. Wednesdays, until Aug. 6, for ages 6 to 10.

HAPPENING

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Hey teens, take some pics

New Zoomies owner keeps the classics, adds teriyaki

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Under different names and owners, Zoomies has supplied burgers and ice cream to Islanders young and old for decades and will continue that tradition under new owner Kelly Hwang.

Islander challenges Jim McDermott for Congressional seat

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Islander Mark A. Goldman has declared his candidacy for office in Washington state’s 7th Congressional District, running as an independent against Democratic incumbent Jim McDermott.

Report dead birds: West Nile virus testing season under way

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

With the mosquito season under way and West Nile virus once again a concern, King County residents are asked to contact Seattle-King County Public Health with reports of dead birds.

A festival as vibrant as Vashon

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Fundraising effort launched for Fern Cove ed center

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Fern Cove, one of the Island’s most significant parks ecologically and historically, could soon have a hub for environmental education, thanks to a seed grant and a fundraising effort just getting under way.

Vashon Theatre, Film Society to screen outdoor film Thursday

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 10, 2008 at 3:35PM

A free family outdoor movie, presented by the Vashon Theatre and Vashon Film Society, will kick off Strawberry Festival fun at 9:15 p.m. Thursday, July 10. “Strictly Ballroom,” the colorful, kitschy Australian crowd-pleaser about a boy, a dream and a dance competition, will be shown on an outdoor screen at the theater.

Vashon Allied Arts offers chance to enjoy sounds of the world at August music festival

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 10, 2008 at 3:34PM

Islanders can take a whirlwind musical trip around the world this summer by attending Vashon Allied Arts’ annual World Music and Dance Festival. This year’s festival, scheduled from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at Camp Burton’s outdoor amphitheater, will include taiko drumming, Brazilian music, reggae/roots groove and music and dance from Ghana and West Africa.

Vashon's Drama Dock brings 'Importance of Being Earnest' to island

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 10, 2008 at 3:30PM

Drama Dock is gearing up to present Oscar Wilde’s elegant farce, “The Importance of Being Earnest,” with performances scheduled for the last two weekends of July at Vashon High School Theater.

Vashon Allied Arts weaves 'Community Quilt' to raise funds

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 10, 2008 at 3:29PM

The 23rd annual Vashon Allied Arts Community Quilt is a tribute to the postcard-perfect views of Vashon Island.

Vashon Islander Richard Cromwell, Bethany Weir announce engagement

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 10, 2008 at 3:27PM

Bethany Weir and Richard Cromwell announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Colleen and Dan Weir of Moorhead, Minn., and Sharon and Cecil Cromwell of Vashon.

Tall Ships find safe waters, many fans on Vashon

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 10, 2008 at 3:25PM

Vashon resident Macready hosts swim across Colvos Passage

  • Jul 9, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 10, 2008 at 3:24PM

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