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Boys and Girls Camp in Duvall

  • Written by Karin Hopper
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County will be hosting two weeks of summer camp in Duvall during the weeks of August 6th-10th and August 13th-17th. The camp will be open for all kids in grades kindergarten thru 6th grade. Camp hours are from 7:00am- 5:30 pm. The cost of the camp is $165.00 per week. Campers are asked to bring a sack lunch. A morning and afternoon snack will be provided. Camp will be held at The Depot Building.
 
Each day of camp will have a theme around which all activities will be planned. For example, Super Hero day will include arts and crafts, group games, literacy projects, and cooking activities based on the Super Hero theme. Other themes include STEAM, Rainbow Day, Beach Day, and many more fun themes!
 
For more information on the camp and to register, please contact Marci Volmer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the Snohomish location at 360-568-7760.

Cooking Class Summer Series with Award-Winning Chef

  • Written by Valley View Staff
Carnation Farms is kicking-off their cooking class summer series. Learn a variety of cooking skills and techniques from award-winning Chef Caprial Pence. Classes range from Superstar Salads to Italian Grilling to Fermentation 101. Each class incorporates locally grown ingredients and highlights the bounty of the season. In addition to building skills, guests also enjoy a farm-to-table meal.
 
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Camps, Council & Dogs in Duvall

  • Written by David B. Clark
“School’s out and summer is just about to get into full swing. I am thrilled to share with the community two new partnerships that will bring four more weeks of summer camps to Duvall and the Snoqualmie Valley. We are thrilled to welcome back to Duvall, the Northshore YMCA and announce a new partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Snohomish County,” exclaimed Mayor of Duvall Amy Ocklerlander.
 
Day camps will be held by the Northshore YMCA, which also provides its services to Woodinville, Bothell, and Kenmore, July 23-27 at McCormick Park (26200 NE Stephens St, Duvall, WA 98019). The outdoors are the center of the educational activities during these day camps where attendees will be able to swim and adventure in addition to having the chance to participate in arts and crafts.
 
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Tolt Museum moving to historic Hjertoos house

  • Written by Lisa Allen

Tolt Historical Society members are currently moving the Tolt Historical Museum’s collection from Carnation Farms, where it has been since 2010, to a permanent location in the historic Hjertoos house at Carnation Tree Farm. The historical items had been on display, with limited hours, next to the Carnation Farms’ collection of old carriages in the former dairy barn.

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New “Showmobile” to debut this SummerStage season

  • Written by Valley View Staff

The city of Duvall received delivery of its new community stage after two years of community fundraising and appropriations from 4Culture, the state of Washington and the city of Duvall last month.

The new stage replaces a 50-year old stage that began its career with the city of Seattle in the 60’s and was acquired by Duvall in 2004 at a surplus auction.

The effort to acquire a new stage began in 2015 when the Duvall Cultural Commission (DCC) and city staff, led by Kass Holdeman, began to focus on finding and acquiring grants to help pay for a new stage. With a one-time cultural facilities grant available through King County’s 4Culture; and support from King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert, the stage received its first $40,000 of funding.

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