Fun for all ages with amplified sound. Charlie Williams is the Noise Guy! Vocal sound impressionist, kids’ comedian and author. [Read more...]
Enjoy a story about a great artist. Be inspired and create your own art work in that style! Creating great art can be messy.
Ages 6 – 10 [Read more...]
From the Washington State Department of Transportation:
Numerous lane and ramp closures on Interstate 5 through Lakewood and DuPont will take place this week as crews continue electrical, striping and paving work for two construction projects. [Read more...]
The DuPont City Administrator’s Friday letter can be downloaded here:
Join us for stories and a craft at our Blue Star Families Books on Bases Back to School event. Kids will receive a free book while supplies last. [Read more...]
DUPONT – On August 24th, Reed Kay – or Speed Reed as he is known in the BMX world – won the 2014 Washington State #1 title (for ten year olds).
The state title is determined by counting a riders four best State Qualifier races in addition to the state final race. Reed headed into finals with a perfect score and won the championship.
The DuPont City Administrator’s Friday Letter can be downloaded here.
I can’t believe it’s the last edition of Heritage Questions. It’s been fun visiting about keeping our family histories alive. The major change I’ve noticed is that we’ve gone from thinking about a workshop to understanding that we are really talking about becoming Genealogy Detectives. One of the things I found most surprising is Dee Haviland Fournier’s insistence on proving the “facts” we find and her emphasis on the importance of a Story Journal, because it’s not just about birth and death dates. It’s about real people. So for the last column today, I want to tell you why I think it’s so important that we share and understand our mutual journey. [Read more...]
The Hudson Bay Heritage Days celebration will be held August 15-17 in DuPont, WA, celebrating the site of the first Hudson Bay settlement in what would later become the Washington Territory. It was the town of DuPont that was settled first before Seattle, Olympia, and Tumwater. The citizens of DuPont figure that is a good reason to celebrate. [Read more...]