Westfair Baptist Church’s youth group takes mission trip to Kentucky

Teenage parishioners of Westfair Baptist Church have spent the past week loaning their services to a Kentucky ministry that cares for people with disabilities. The youth group at Westfair, 14 Clark Drive, left June 18 for a mission trip to the Galilean Home in Liberty, Kentucky, and are returning home today. First opened in 1969, … Read more

Men’s social group introduced at community center

A MEN’S social group has been set up at Crownway Community Center. The community center in Earlestown introduced the social group to offer a service for men to socialize and take part in community activities. The group, funded by Arnold Clark community fund, takes place every Friday from 1pm – 3pm. Philomena Zilinski, the center … Read more

Pamplin Media Group – WCCLS: Slime, Shrinky Dinks and more hands-on activities

From May 26, Washington County libraries prepare programming for all ages as they get ready to kick off summer reading. All library programs are presented free of charge unless otherwise noted. Banks 42461 NW Market St. BUILD AND USE GARDEN STRUCTURES – Join the library for a hands-on workshop from 10 am-noon Saturday, June 4. … Read more

Evolving friendships: After 50 years together, this group has shared it all

In 1972, a group of Spokane Valley women began meeting monthly in each other’s homes to make crafts. Fifty years later, craft nights have been replaced by weekly coffee and breakfast at the Mangrove Café and Bakery. At a recent breakfast, seven of the eight regulars chatted about the evolution of their enduring friendship. “We … Read more

Desert Foothills Library group gets ‘crafty’ | Arts And Culture

A local group is inviting all craft aficionados – whether it’s knitting, crocheting or any other table art – to gather weekly and bond over their shared hobbies. Craft’N’Chat, which is geared toward “companionable creating and conversation,” meets from 1 to 3 pm Mondays at the Desert Foothills Library, located at 38443 N. School House … Read more

MT Dealer Insight: Murray Group

The Murray Group’s Newton Abbot dealership has ranked in the top 25 VW UK retailers for the past 15 years, and the group has now been recognized as one of the brand’s best. Murray Group was recently recognized as a top dealer group in the One Business Scorecard for the Volkswagen network. The One Business … Read more

Blue Man Group, Peppa Pig, comedians, baseball

What’s ahead this week in the Augusta-area? The world famous musical acts of Blue Man Group and Kenny G are hosting concerts in Augusta. Those wanting a different kind of staged show can visit the Bell Auditorium to check out Peppa Pig’s family fun “adventure” or renowned stand-up comedian Tom Segura. Augusta’s favorite baseball team … Read more

Blue Island arts group pairs craft beers with crafters Saturday for Mai Fest in Olde Western Avenue Historic District – Chicago Tribune

When scores of vendors showcase their wares Saturday in Blue Island, it will mark the city “coming back to life after the pandemic,” according to Joe Leamanczyk, head of the Blue Island Arts Alliance. Mai Fest 2022 Arts and Crafts Fair will feature jewelry, T-shirts, paintings, skin care product, candles, crystals, cards and more, according … Read more

Pamplin Media Group – WCCLS: Libraries host video games, planting programs

Washington County libraries are also gearing up for the Day of the Child and Mother’s Day. Events from April 21 on. All library programs are presented free of charge unless otherwise noted. Aloha 14755 SW Farmington Road DÍA DE LOS NIÑOS Y LIBROS TAKE & MAKE – Pick up a take-home kit complete with supplies … Read more