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Parents, teachers hosts Azalea Carnival Friday

A pie pitch, balloon dart throw, bean bag toss and a haunted house are a few of the attractions that will be a part of this year’s Azalea Carnival.

The carnival will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.  on Friday, Oct. 19 at Azalea Middle School, and is sponsored by the Azalea/Kalmiopsis Parent Teacher Organization. Tickets are 50 cents.

From 7 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20 just the haunted house will be open. Tickets are $5.



100 Art Walks

Audi Stanton gives a watercolor demonstration at Art Walk in 2004. The Pilot/File photo

Artists, musicians and art fans will be celebrating the 100th Second Saturday Art Walk today (Oct. 13) with a round-the-block musical procession honoring the creators and venues.

The procession marking this historic occasion will begin at 3 p.m. and will circle Chetco Avenue and Art Walk Alley between Oak and Willow streets.

The Art Walk will then be under way from 4 to 7 p.m. with all of the participating venues offering art displays, as well as many offering music and refreshments. Special events will be featured at four of the 12 venues.



Cider on Sunday set at museum



An apple press, apple fritters, apple pie, apple pie a la mode, dried apples, caramel apples and more will be available at the annual “Cider on Sunday.” 

From 1 to 4 p.m. tomorrow (Oct. 14) people can indulge in all things apples at the Chetco Valley Museum, located at 15641 Museum Rd., Harbor. There is no admission to Cider on Sunday, but donations are accepted. All donations benefit the Chetco Valley Historical Society.

“It’s going to be a lot of fun,” said Patty McVay, a historical society board member. “It’s kind of a nice end to the season. It’s been a good apple season. We’re hoping to have a lot of people.” 15 years, and it’s just become something that’s part of our tradition, and it’s a good way to bring the community together,” she said.



Experiencing Mongolia


Sarah Ziemer, right, and her host sister, Tspea, outside a ger. Photo courtesy Sarah Ziemer
Visiting Mongolia – the most sparsely populated country in the world – was an experience Sarah Ziemer will not forget.

Ziemer, a 17-year-old senior at Brookings-Harbor High School, said her visit was a culture shock not only in the way Mongolians live, but also what they eat.



Theater presents thriller

Roat (Michael S. Fox) sneaks up on a terrified Susy (Victoria Weller) in the thriller “Wait Until Dark.” The Pilot / Jef Hatch

The Chetco Pelican Players presents the chilling Broadway thriller, “Wait Until Dark,” by Frederick Knott, in time for Halloween.

The production opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings.

This tense stage classic is directed by veteran theater actor and director Howard Patterson and features one of the strongest casts ever assembled here, according to a Chetco Pelican Players’ press release. Victoria Weller stars as Susy Hendrix, demure wife of photographer Sam Hendrix (Ralph Dickey). 



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