Using historical photographs, primary documents, and hand-drawn illustrations, multidisciplinary artist, writer and outdoors-woman Tessa Hulls will take you into the lives of intrepid female adventurers who lived through the turn of the 20th century—before women had the right to vote or the right to own property. In sharing these stories, Hulls illuminates the power of history in today’s world and demonstrates why female role models are vital in affecting social change. Grab the females in your life for this POWERFUL event!
When: Sunday, March 17, 2019 from 4:00-6:00 pm.
The 2019 Spring Tea and Vintage Fashion Show is just around the corner! This wonderful event will be held at the Floyd where you can watch the vintage fashion show, enjoy a delightful lunch with tea catered by the SHS culinary class, buy raffle tickets for baskets and hats or select an item from our silent auction. A highlight of the event is mimosas, served by some charming male volunteers! Prizes will be given for the best hat and vintage outfit so plan on getting dressed up! There will be tours of the recently restored Pearson House, an 1890 landmark that the historical society has owned for 45 years. Tickets are $20.00 per person and must be reserved by March 15th! SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, March 30th, 2019 at 12:30 pm. Don't forget to mark your calendars! Checks can be mailed to: SAHS, P.O. Box 69, Stanwood, WA 98292.
Address: 27130 102nd Ave NW, Stanwood, WA 98292
Come join the weekly battle of the brains every Wednesday at 7:00 pm in the taproom at Farmstrong Brewery. Teams of 4-5 compete in an ever-changing collection of trivia challenges. Beat the brewery and win a prize per round! Finish in the top 3 and win one of the grand prizes! Free to enter, dog and kid-friendly!
Address: 110 Stewart Rd, Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Freeborn Lutheran Church will be hosting an exciting FREE, llive-action drama for both young and old to enjoy! Come experience the story of Mary, the mother of Jesus, as told by Reverend Gwen Ehrenborg. There will be a hearty meal and fellowship to follow in the downstairs community hall. All are invited to come and share in the wonder of the story of Jesus Christ as never heard before!
When: Thursday, December 13th, 2018 at 11:00 am and Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 4:00 pm.
Address: 2304 300th St NW, Stanwood, WA 98292
Join in for some excellent appetizers and desserts followed by the opportunity to hear Colonel Tracey Meck, USAF, share her remarkable experiences from her military career and her pilgrimage in Spain. This story time will take place on Sunday, November 18th, 2018 4:00 pm at the Floyd Norgaard Cultural Center.
Address: 27130 102nd Ave NW, Stanwood, WA - Phone: 360-629-6100
Our beautiful Camano Island, continues to evolve. This group is a place for current or past Camano Island residents and visitors to share some of their memories, photography, etc. of our beautiful island. This is a public group and all are welcome to join and post. Click here to see this group or start your own group for your area of interest
Photo credit: Stanwood Area Historical Society