“Living Christmas tree” indeed. My wife LaDonna scored this awesome shot of kittens on a recent visit to a friend’s home. The adventurous kittens found the decorated tree irresistible, as evidenced here as they emerged from inner branches to greet their guests. (No kittens were injured in the making of this special Christmas memory.)
Look for these smiling faces on Christmas Eve day (Saturday, December 24) as the Anacortes Chamber of Commerce sponsors the final day of free horse-drawn trolley rides in the Historic Downtown area. This year’s merchant theme is “Tidings of Joy.” Horses Slim and Bill pull the trolley between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. This week’s […]
Thanks to the Chamber of Commerce and downtown merchants, holiday weekend excursions in Anacortes included the option of hot cider and a horse drawn trolley ride. Among those who enjoyed the ride was Gabriel, pictured here with his father and “Slim,” who works side by side with “Bill” pulling the trolley each Saturday. Other holiday […]
Some of the vocalists from the Anacortes High School Jazz Choir volunteered to entertain Saturday during the intermission at Geoffrey Castle’s Christmas benefit performance. Students of all ages have been busy in the past few weeks, taking part in community events ranging from the Lions Christmas Parade to individual school concerts at Brodniak Auditorium. Director […]
Renowned violinist Geoffrey Castle again entertained Anacortes audiences with a benefit performance at the Port of Anacortes Event Center on the Guemes Channel. Castle is pictured here with one of the Gothard Sisters, a talented trio with multiple skills.
What a great combination! Phillanthropy and entertainment. Hundreds gathered Saturday night for two shows at the Port of Anacortes Event Center. Benefit performances by Geoffrey Castle “bookended” a lighted boat parade. Castle’s high energy performance focused first on children with a 4 p.m. matinee, and then on a largely adult audience at 6:30 p.m. The […]
As noted by my friend Art Shotwell of anacortesnow.com, the annual Lions Club Christmas Parade in Anacortes is all about kids. There are almost as many kids IN the parade as there are gathered with family to watch. From clubs to athletic teams, Scouts, bands and choirs, the children of Anacortes are well represented in […]