“Peace Weavers” by Candace Wellman shines a light on our state’s often unacknowledged founding mothers: the wives in cross-cultural marriages. “Peace Weavers” draws on over two hundred collaborators and focuses on women of Samish, S’Klallam, Lummi and Sto:lo heritage who ran successful farms, operated profitable businesses, and more.
Kids of all ages and the young at heart: did you find Waldo? If you did, fantastic, more chances at prizes! If you didn’t… it’s never too late. Join us in “the treehouse” for a grand celebration with activities, refreshments, and prizes donated by generous local businesses. And—keep your eyes peeled for Waldo!
Matthew Sullivan signs Indie Next Pick: "Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore." Bedazzling, addictive, and wildly clever, this heart-pounding mystery perfectly captures the intellect and eccentricity of the bookstore milieu and will keep you guessing until the very last page.
Leavenworth, WA is an American town with a Bavarian feel. Built against the backdrop of the Cascade Mountains, this picturesque town prides itself on its Old-World Christmas spirit. The first 3 weekends in December, this small town with just over 2,000 residents throws a Christmas lighting festival, drawing people from around the globe. Each morning [...]
Just over two hours' drive from Seattle is the town of Leavenworth, Washington State's own version of a Bavarian village. This former logging town faced grim economic prospects in the 1950s — a rerouted train line had cut off its primary industry, eliminating jobs and eventually eroding the population. But a decade later, some visionary [...]
Leavenworth was listed by National Geographic as one of "The fifty next great adventure towns". Click the link below to find out more about this great place we call home. Best Places to Live!