By Howard Lee Attention CHS Students. Get an early start on earning your volunteer hours by working during the UP Cider Squeeze, 11am-4pm, this Sunday, Aug. 28, at the Curran Apple Orchard Park. Volunteer for the entire event, or as short as two hour shifts. It’s a totally fun civic event so the time will […]
It’s time once again for the annual Curran Apple Orchard Cider Squeeze in University Place! Everyone is invited to join in the fun and enjoy delicious apple cider and apple pie at the Curran Orchard on Sunday, August 28, from noon to 4pm.
United Church in UP is having our annual Blessing of the Animals Service on Sunday, August 21st at 10:00am. As is our tradition, the service will be held in the Curran Apple Orchard on Grandview Dr W. We will have folding chairs set up, but please feel free to bring your own chair or blanket […]
Enjoy a hot summer night with the sizzling sounds of the “Calaca Kings” during the final summer concert on Thursday, August 18, from 6:30pm-8 pm at the Curran Apple Orchard Park in University Place. An Olympia-based band, the Calaca Kings performs a variety of Latin, rock, island pop, rhythm and blues, Electric Blues and Funk […]
Annie Wright Schools announced that 26 out of 27 International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma candidates have been awarded the prestigious IB Diploma. Six students earned bilingual diplomas.
By Howard Lee Yes, University Place has its own museum. Located in Windmill Village, next to the UP City Hall, contains artifacts from our city and region. Park in the Drexler St Parking Lot across from the fire department. It is open Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm.
Enjoy great jazz and picnic under the apple trees at the Curran Apple Orchard Park on Thursday, August 4, from 6:30pm to 8 pm. The “Hook Me Up” band will play a variety of jazz tunes for a memorable summer evening.
By Howard Lee Dance Theatre Northwest (DTN) and Value Village have partnered to raise money for the free community events (like the Teddy Bear Picnic) DTN puts on throughout the year in the community, schools and residential care centers. Your tax deductible donations become dollars our not-for-profit dance theatre. It takes about 220 of the […]
By Katarina Starnes Each year, we mark the start of the flu season with warnings. From remembering to wear a coat to stocking up on vitamin C, most people think of the common flu as just another pesky hassle of the season. However, every year as many as 55,000 deaths occur from the influenza virus. […]
Get out your blue suede shoes and join us for a fantastic evening with “Elvis” at the Curran Apple Orchard Park on Thursday, July 21 from 6:30pm to 8 pm. Danny Vernon’s Illusions of Elvis is a fabulous show covering several periods of Elvis Presley’s career. This high energy show with great vocals and numerous costume […]