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									                          Why I shop at the
                           Astoria Co-op
                                Tim says, “We like the good organic veggies.”
                             Kathleen said, “We also really like the people here.”

     Downtown Astoria, Corner of 14th & Exchange • 503-325-0027

                                                                                                                                                                                                             ALEX PAJUNAS — The Daily Astorian
                                                                                                                         Seaside High School senior Jason Spear is joined by Seaside City Councilor Stubby Lyons, who will
                                                                                                                         be purchasing Spear's rendition of the historic photograph “Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima,” taken
                                                                                                                         in 1945 by Joe Rosenthal.

                                                                                                                         Student art show scheduled
            ARNICADIA FARMS                                                                                              at Seaside Library in May
  First-class training facility on Puget Island, Wash.
                                                                                                                                      SEASIDE — There will be an exhibit of stu-
                                                                                                                                  dent artworks May 5 through June 2 at the Sea-
                                                                                                                                                                                     ground. Sculptures explore symmetry and asymmetry
                                                                                                                                                                                     in hand-built and wheel-thrown clay pots, as well as
                                                                                                                                  side Public Library, 1131 Broadway, with an        the mixed media sculptures. The latter include sculp-
                     GROUP CLASSES:                          OTHER CLASSES:                                              opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 5.        tures from plaster cloth, as well as wood sculptures from
                     • Basic Obedience                       • Swimming Lessons                                             The works include more than two dozen matted             sticks, exploring negative and positive transference of
                     • Puppy Classes                         • Playgroups                                                drawings and multimedia pieces by student artists ages      space as a visual issue. Abstract collages explore the
                     • Puppy Socialization                   • Adult Socialization                                       14 to 17. Mediums and themes include self-portraits         principles of composition, space, unity, rhythm and
                     • Canine Good Citizen                   BY APPOINTMENT:                                             in pencil, exploring art elements and principles such as    more. The Concepts Design class will exhibit display
                     • Intro to Agility                      • Private Lessons at the                                    value, pattern and balance of background and fore-          boards of the current design project – cell phones.
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                     568 STATE ROUTE 409 • CATHLAMET, WA 98612                                                           Long Beach’s Loyalty Days honors U.S. Coast Guard
                              (1 mile north of Ferry Landing)
                                                                                                                             LONG BEACH PENINSULA,               a 52-foot lifeboat from 10 a.m. to      includes a social hour, buffet dinner,
503-791-0100 • 360-431-1149 • www.arnicadiafarms.com                                                                     Wash. — A full weekend of star-         3 p.m. and the Ilwaco Saturday          awards, silent auction and drawings.
                                                                                                                         spangled festivities is planned for     Market will kick off its summer            The finale of the weekend will be
                                                                                                                         the Long Beach Peninsula Saturday       season at the marina. A lively kid’s    Sunday’s Loyalty Day Parade,
                                       Upcoming Events at                                                                and Sunday, May 1 and 2. Honor-
                                                                                                                         ing the founding of the U.S. Coast
                                                                                                                                                                 parade will get into formation at 11
                                                                                                                                                                 a.m. and begin at noon in Ilwaco;
                                                                                                                                                                                                         boasting more than 100 units
                                                                                                                                                                                                         including marching bands from all
                                                  The Cellar                                                             Guard in 1790, the 60th annual
                                                                                                                         Loyalty Days is highlighted by the
                                                                                                                                                                 same-day entry sign-up is available
                                                                                                                                                                 and encouraged. Also on Saturday,
                                                                                                                                                                                                         over the Northwest; the Astoria
                                                                                                                                                                                                         Middle School Band, which has
                                                   on 10th                                                               Blessing of the Fleet, an honors
                                                                                                                         banquet, the Loyalty Day Parade
                                                                                                                                                                 the Long Beach Elks Club will host
                                                                                                                                                                 an oyster feed from noon to 5 p.m.,
                                                                                                                                                                                                         placed first or second in their divi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                         sion the past three years; drill teams
                                  Wine Tasting - Oregon Pinot Noir’s Part 3.........................May 1st, 1-4pm       and guest speaker “George Wash-         at the lodge at 110 N. Pacific High-    from Seattle and Edmonds, Wash.;
                                  Wine Tasting - New Spring Releases..............................May 8, 1-4pm           ington.”                                way in Long Beach.                      classic cars; clowns; horseback rid-
                                  Wine Tasting - Wines From Around The World...........May 15, 1-4pm                         On Saturday, May 1, the annual          Dean Malissa, internationally       ing clubs; 10 units from the
                                  Wine Tasting - Turley..................................................May 22, 1-4pm   Blessing of the Fleet will take place   renowned portrayer of George Wash-      Shriners; VFW posts; and the New-
                                  Winemaker’s Dinner - Turley.........................................May 22, 6pm
                                  8th Anniversary Open House & Special Tasting..........May 29, 1-4pm                    at the Ilwaco Boat Basin. Free scenic   ington – who was president when the     foundland Dog Club. Malissa, por-
                                  Wine Tasting - Summertime Rose..................................June 5, 1-4pm          boat rides depart from the dock at 1    U.S. Coast Guard was founded –          traying George Washington, will be
                                                                                                                         p.m. for the on-the-water memori-       will be the guest speaker at the hon-   the guest speaker and Grand Mar-
                                                 Bridal and Anniversary Registry Available                               al service. Also at the Boat Basin,     ors banquet at 7 p.m. May 1, also at    shal. Reviewing stand activities start
                                            Visit and order from us on the                                               the U.S. Coast Guard will display       the Elks Lodge. The banquet             at noon in downtown Long Beach
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            Readers Choice                          The Cellar On 10th                                                                                                                                   Coast Guard flyover at 1 p.m.
            Best Wine Shop           1004 Marine Drive Astoria, Oregon•325.6600
                                                                                                                                                                    northwest|artists                       For event and visitor informa-
              in Astoria
                                                     Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 5:30pm                                                                                       in the historic                tion, call the Long Beach Peninsu-
                                                                                                                                                                          gilbert district               la Visitors Bureau toll free at (800)
                                                                                                                                                                          downtown seaside               451- 2542 or access www. fun-
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2 / April 29-May 5, 2010 / Coast Weekend
  columns & features                                                                           Make sure the success
                                                                                              you achieve is your own
10             feature story
                                                                                                     ately, I’ve been exposed to an onslaught of motivational
                                                                                                     materials. Books, audio files and Facebook friends are
Meet Cannon Beach artist Jeffrey Hull, a cornerstone of the town’s annual
                                                                                                     all telling me I can easily start reaping life’s rewards
Spring Unveiling arts festival.
                                                                                                                         that I so richly deserve.

9                   the arts            12                              dining
                                                                                                                               I had no idea the motivational
                                                                                                                            industry was so monstrous. People are
                                                                                                                            apparently paying big bucks to have
Make the earth your true love as you   Sit back and enjoy the experience                                                    someone else tell them how to be suc-
find 12 ways to celebrate Earth Day.   at 42nd Street Café.                                                                      A book that fell into my hands recent-

15                                     16
                                                                                                                             ly promises that once I learn the concept
             coastal life                                  crossword                                                         it contains, I’ll be able to wield control
                                                                                                                             over my career, my relationships and my
                                                                                                                             finances. The entire first half of the book
David Campiche proves that                                                                                                   is devoted to making this same promise
there’s no such thing as a bad day                                                                                           over and over. The great new concept turns
of fishing.                                                                                   Coast Weekend editor out to be just plain old courage and com-
                                                                                                 Kathleen Strecker           mon sense.
                                                                                                                                 I listened with half an ear to a free

                  on the cover                                                               audio coaching session by Tony Robbins while working a puzzle the
                                                                                             other day. Other than wishing fervently that the man would clear his
                                                                                             throat, I came away with the sense that he was preaching the same com-
                                                                                             mon sense tactics of outreach, persistence and accountability. Oh, and
                                                                                             I’ve begun getting two or three e-mails a day from his company.
                                                                                             Apparently he practices what he preaches.
                                                                                                 Don’t get me wrong – these “success coaches” have some good ideas
                                       Working inside his Cannon Beach                       that are bound to help, if you’re in the market for fresh perspectives. And
                                       studio, Jeffrey Hull hopes to have a                  I did use their suggestions to come up with a plan for a personal bud-
                                                                                             get goal. But before you shell out good money for their advice, ask your-
                                       watercolor painting of a sunset                       self this: Are you investing in your success ... or theirs?
                                       beach scene completed and
                                       displayed in the Jeffrey Hull Gallery
                                       in time for Cannon Beach's Spring
                                       Unveiling. Photo by Alex Pajunas.

 Find it all online
    – and more!
                                             Editor: Kathleen Strecker
               Visit                         Photographer: Alex Pajunas
                                            Editorial assistant: Linda LeBrun

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                                                                                                                           Coast Weekend / April 29-May 5, 2010 / 3
Tap Dance Festival is for                                                                                                 this week’s theater
hoofers and tap fans alike                                                                                                Thursday
                                                                                                                          April 29
                                                                                                                                     “Quilters,” musical drama, 8 p.m., Astor Street Opry
                                                                                                                                     Company Playhouse, 129 W. Bond St., Astoria, (503)
                                                                                                                                     325-6104, www.astorstreetoprycompany.com, $8 to
                                                                                                                                     $15 with some discounts. The lives of frontier women
    National Dance Week is cele-                                                                                                     are stitched together in musical vignettes and finally
brated all over the country to                                                                                                       pieced into one glorious quilt.
increase the awareness and impor-
tance of dance as one of the integral                                                                                     Friday     “After Magritte,” comedy, 4:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.,
arts in American society.                                                                                                            Cannon Beach Gallery, 1064 S. Hemlock St., Cannon
    Jeanne P eterson, owner and                                                                                           April 30   Beach, (503) 436-0744, www.cannonbeacharts.org,
director of Maddox Dance Studio,                                                                                                     free, in conjunction with Spring Unveiling, space is
serves as the delegate in Oregon for                                                                                                 limited.
National Dance Week and as part of                                                                                                   “Pirates of Penzance Jr.,” musical comedy, 7 p.m.,
the celebration is planning the eighth                                                                                               Naselle High School Commons, 793 State Route 4,
annual Tap Dance Festival to be                                                                                                      Naselle, Wash., $7 adults, $4 students. Pirates, police,
held starting at 7 p.m. Saturday,                                                                                                    star-crossed lovers and a fast-singing major general
May 1, sponsored by Clatsop Com-                                                                                                     highlight the classic Gilbert and Sullivan operetta in
munity College Arts and Ideas.                                                                                                       this student production.
    From the beginning of recorded                                                                                                   “Almost, Maine” Opening, romantic comedy, 7:15
history, dance has served as a mean-                                                                                                 p.m. wine tasting, 8 p.m. curtain, reception follows
ingful venue for communication and                                                                                                   performance, Coaster Theatre, 108 N. Hemlock St.,
continues to do so today. Tradi-                                                                                                     Cannon Beach, (503) 436-1242, www.coasterthe-
tional tap dancers considered them-                                                                                                  atre.com, $16 to $18. In the time of frostbite, in the
selves “musicians,” creating complex                                                                                                 remote mythical town of Almost, Maine, residents fall
sounds and rhythms to express their                                                                                                  in and out of love in surprising and funny ways.
mood, the music and themselves.                                                                       Submitted photo                “Quilters,” musical drama, 8 p.m., Astor Street Opry
Tap was passed from dancer to            Among the Tapped Out Tappers are (left to right, back row)                                  Company Playhouse, 129 W. Bond St., Astoria, (503)
dancer, and as the late Gregory Hines    Betty Cunningham, Ruth Kortlever, Helen Pitkanen, Angela Liu                                325-6104, www.astorstreetoprycompany.com, $8 to
                                         and Annette Butler and (front row) Debbie Lake, Linda Laine,
said “From friend to friend.” They                                                                                                   $15.
                                         Ronni Harris, Dea Helligso and Becki Haglund-Smith. Not pic-
shared their knowledge with each         tured are Marilyn Anderson, Cindee Matyas, Evie Abrahams,
other and danced for the pure joy of     Colleen Hensley, Sandee Killion and Linda Brooks.                                Saturday   “After Magritte,” comedy, 3, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.,
it.                                                                                                                                  Cannon Beach Gallery, 1064 S. Hemlock St., Cannon
    The Maddox Dancers, including        an audience participation for all      Reed’s history-making Shin Sham           May 1      Beach, (503) 436-0744, www.cannonbeacharts.org,
the Tapped Out Tappers from Asto-        interested in joining the dancers on   Shimmy from Vaudeville days.                         free, in conjunction with Spring Unveiling, space is
ria, The Main Street Tappers, adult      stage for a quick tap lesson. Audi-        Admission is $10 and the show                    limited.
tap group from Warrenton, and guest      ence members are encouraged to         is open to the public. Doors open at                 “Pirates of Penzance Jr.,” musical comedy, 7 p.m.,
performers from Hollywood Dance          bring tap shoes for this. Andrea       6:30 p.m. at the Clatsop Commu-                      Naselle High School Commons, 793 State Route 4,
Center in Portland, will present tap     Kaul and Sara Strite, faculty mem-     nity College Performing Arts Cen-                    Naselle, Wash., $7 adults, $4 students.
dances ranging from Vaudeville to        bers at Maddox Dance Studio, will      ter at 16th Street and Franklin                      “Almost, Maine,” romantic comedy, 8 p.m., Coast-
Broadway. A special feature will be      teach. The finale will be Leonard      Avenue.                                              er Theatre, 108 N. Hemlock St., Cannon Beach, (503)
                                                                                                                                     436-1242, www.coastertheatre.com, $16 to $18.
                                                                                                                                     “Quilters,” musical drama, 8 p.m., Astor Street Opry
                                                                                Set course for                                       Company Playhouse, 129 W. Bond St., Astoria, (503)

                                                                                                                                     325-6104, www.astorstreetoprycompany.com, $8 to
                                                                                Tillamook,                                           $15.

                                                                                warp factor 10                            Sunday     “Quilters,” musical drama, 2 p.m., Astor Street Opry
                                                                                                                                     Company Playhouse, 129 W. Bond St., Astoria, (503)
                                                                                    TILLAMOOK — Boldly going              May 2      325-6104, www.astorstreetoprycompany.com, $8 to
                                                                                through May and June, the Tillamook                  $15.
         The North Coast Chorale’s presents:                                    County Library will show the series                  “After Magritte,” comedy, 4:30 and 5:30 p.m., Can-

                                                                                of “Star Trek” movies in the Copeland                non Beach Gallery, 1064 S. Hemlock St., Cannon
                                                                                Community Room, 1716 Third St.                       Beach, (503) 436-0744, www.cannonbeacharts.org,
                                                                                Join Kirk, Picard and company for                    free, in conjunction with Spring Unveiling, space is
                                                                                some epic space exploration.                         limited.
                                                                                    The doors open at 5:45 p.m. and
                                                                                the movies will start promptly at 6       Thursday   “Quilters,” musical drama, 8 p.m., Astor Street Opry
                                                                                p.m. Popcorn and a futuristic atmos-                 Company Playhouse, 129 W. Bond St., Astoria, (503)
                                                                                phere will be provided. All movies are    May 6      325-6104, www.astorstreetoprycompany.com, $8 to
                                                                                free and open to the public. All of                  $15.
                                                                                these movies are rated either PG or
    Sunday May 16, 2010 5:00 pm                                                     May 3: “Star Trek: The Motion

     @ the historic Liberty Theater in Astoria
                                                                                    May 10: “Star Trek II: The Wrath
                                                                                of Khan”
                                                                                                                          this week’s music
          For Tickets & Information Call                                            May 17: “Star Trek III: The Search
                                                                                for Spock”                                Thursday   The Thomasian Trio, jazz/blues, 6 to 9 p.m., Lil’
                                                                                                                                     Bayou, 20 N. Holladay Drive, Seaside, (503) 717-
                       503.325.5922                                                 May 24: “Star Trek IV: The Voy-
                                                                                age Home”
                                                                                                                          April 29   0624, www.lilbayou.net, no cover.
                                                                                    June 7: “Star Trek V: The Final                  SweetJuice, folk-rock, 7 p.m., McMenamins Sand
       Clatsop Community College Arts & Ideas                                   Frontier”                                            Trap, 1157 N. Marion Ave., Gearhart, (503) 717-
                                                                                    June 14: “Star Trek VI: The                      8150, www.mcmenamins.com, no cover, all ages.
                                                                                Undiscovered Country”                                Salty Dogs, folk/blues/classic rock, 9 p.m. to mid-
       www.NCoastChorale.org                                                        June 21: “Star Trek: Generations”                night, Sam’s Seaside Cafe, 104 Broadway, Seaside,
                                                                                                                                     (503) 717-1725, no cover.
                                                                                    June 28: “Star Trek: First Contact”

4 / April 29-May 5, 2010 / Coast Weekend
this week’s music Local folkies Naturalist David Douglas
           Bill Hayes, folk/rock/bluegrass, 5 to 8 p.m., Cannon
                                                                      headline                                   focus of presentation at
April 30
           Beach Cookie Company, 239 N. Hemlock St., Can-
           non Beach, (503) 436-1129.
                                                                      Pickin’ and                                Maritime Museum
           Tom Trudell, piano, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Clemente’s,
           1198 Commercial St., Astoria, (503) 325-1067, no
                                                                      Paddlin’                                                       The Columbia
                                                                                                                                  River Maritime Muse-
           Asleep at the Switch Jam Session, oldies/blues/country,
           6 to 8 p.m., Garibaldi City Hall, Sixth and Acacia
                                                                      Rendezvous                                                  um welcomes Jack
                                                                                                                 Nisbet at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, May 1.
                                                                                                                 Spokane-based teacher and naturalist
           streets, Garibaldi, no cover.
                                                                          The Lower Columbia Canoe Club          Nisbet is the author of many books
           Ray Raihala, folk/bluegrass, 6 to 8 p.m., Wet Dog
                                                                      presents the Brownsmead Flats Pick-        about the explorers, naturalists and
           Café, 144 11th St., Astoria, (503) 325-6975, no
                                                                      in’ and Paddlin’ Rendezvous Satur-         fur-traders of the Pacific Northwest.
                                                                      day and Sunday, May 1 and 2. Activ-        His current literary project, “The Col-
           Ron Walker, piano, 6 to 9:30 p.m., T. Paul’s Urban
                                                                      ities include a concert, potluck and       lector: David Douglas and the Natural
           Cafe, 1119 Commercial St., Astoria, (503) 338-5133,
                                                                      organized paddling trips on area rivers.   History of the Northwest,” explores
           no cover.
                                                                      A variety of skill levels and types of     the interactions of this early Scottish
           “Hope for Tomorrow,” 7 p.m., Astoria High School
                                                                      boats will be accommodated.                naturalist with the landscape and cul-
           Auditorium, 1001 W. Marine Drive, Astoria, (503)
                                                                          The concert and potluck starts at      ture of our region.
           325- 0241, Ext. 18, ( 503) 325- 7406, nan-
                                                                      6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 1, at Netel            Between 1824 and 1834, Dou-
           cyw@clatsopbh.org, cffykthy@yahoo.com, $5 adults,
                                                                      Grange, 90525 Logan Road, featur-          glas rounded Cape Horn twice, made
           $3 students, $15 family. Local musicians play clas-
                                                                      ing Brownsmead Flats playing folk          five crossings of the Columbia River                            Submitted photo
           sical, jazz and more. Concert benefits Clatsop Behav-                                                                                           Jack Nisbet will speak about
                                                                      and bluegrass music. Admission is          Bar, and traversed the countryside on
           ioral Health and Early Assessment Support Alliance.                                                                                             naturalist and plant collector
                                                                      $10 per person plus a potluck dish to      both sides of the Columbia River
           The Decemberists, alternative/punk/indie, 8 p.m.,                                                                                               David Douglas Saturday, May
                                                                      share. Space is limited at the alcohol-    estuary numerous times. Along the
           Liberty Theater, 1203 Commercial St., Astoria, (503)                                                                                            1, at the Columbia River Mar-
                                                                      free event, and organizers need to get     way he met a parade of sea captains,
           325-5922, www.liberty-theater.org, $35 general admis-                                                                                           itime Museum.
                                                                      a headcount. Contact Dave Graf at          fur agents and tribal families. He
           sion, $75 Gold Circle, call or log on to see if tickets
                                                                      (503) 543-5743 or dmgraf55@cen-            made the first systematic collections     fur trader David Thompson, “Sources
           available. The concert features Michael Hurley and
                                                                      turytel.net to sign up. Proceeds will      of flora and fauna along the lower        of the River” and “The Mapmaker’s
           Moe Bowstern as well, and will benefit Jessica Schleif.
                                                                      benefit Columbia Riverkeeper.              Columbia and left behind a fascinat-      Eye.”
                                                                          The paddle on Saturday will be on      ing store of lore and relationships.          Presentations are free with paid
Saturday   Bill Hayes, acoustic rock and folk, 6 to 8 p.m., Wet
                                                                      the John Day River, recommended for            A PowerPoint presentation will        admission and always free to muse-
           Dog Café, 144 11th St., Astoria, (503) 325-6975, no
May 1      cover.
                                                                      both advanced and less advanced pad-       follow Douglas’ adventures by land        um members.
                                                                      dlers, with put-in at 10 a.m. at the       and sea with a particular focus on            The Columbia River Maritime
           Ron Walker, keyboards, 6 to 9:30 p.m., T. Paul’s
                                                                      John Day County Park boat ramp, on         the human and natural history he          Museum is located at 1792 Marine
           Supper Club, 360 12th St., Astoria, (503) 325-2545,
                                                                      U.S. Highway 101 east of Astoria.          witnessed along the way.                  Drive. Regular admission is $10 for
           no cover.
                                                                      Paddlers should be off the river by 3          The Pacific Northwest Booksellers     adults, $8 for seniors older than 65,
           Brownsmead Flats Concert and Potluck, 6:30 p.m.,
                                                                      p.m. to allow time to prepare for the      Association recently named “The           $5 for youth ages 6 to 17 and free for
           Netel Grange, 90525 Logan Road, Astoria, (503)
                                                                      potluck dinner. Sunday’s paddle will       Collector” one of its 2010 Books of       children younger than 6. Museum
           543-5743, $10 per person plus a potluck dish to
                                                                      be on the Lewis and Clark River,           the Year. Nisbet is also the author of    members are admitted free of charge.
           share, call or e-mail to see if space available. The
                                                                      with put-in at Netul Landing.              “Purple Flat Top,” “Singing Grass-        For more information, call (503)
           concert by the local folk/bluegrass band will benefit
                                                                          For more information, log on to        Burning Sage” and “Visible Bones.”        325- 2323 or log on to
           Columbia Riverkeeper.
                                                                      www.l-ccc.org                              He has also authored two books about      www.crmm.org
           Myshkin’s Ruby Warblers, jazz/electroacoustic, 7
           p.m., Raven and Finch Wine Bar Café, 215 Hower-
           ton Way, Ilwaco, Wash. , ( 360) 642- 7009,
           www.ravenandfinchwine.com, $4 cover.                                         V S A
           Barney Perrine, blues/rock, 7 to 10 p.m., Lil’ Bayou,
           20 N. Holladay Drive, Seaside, (503) 717-0624,
           www.lilbayou.net, no cover.

Sunday     Country-folk Music Jam, Americana, 1 p.m., Tillam-
           ook Forest Center, Highway 6 at Milepost 21/22,
May 2      east      of Tillamook,           ( 866)   930- 4646,
           www.tillamookforestcenter.org, free, all ages and abil-
           ities, play or listen.
           All That Jazz, jazz, 2 to 4 p.m., Wet Dog Café, 144
           11th St., Astoria, (503) 325-6975. Donations will ben-
           efit the band’s Astoria High School music scholarship.
           Brownsmead Flats, folk/bluegrass, and Swing Cats,
           swing/jazz/blues, 2 to 4 p.m., Columbian Theater,
           1102 Marine Drive, Astoria, ( 503) 325- 3516,
           www.columbianvoodoo.com, $5 admission. Proceeds
           will benefit Scott Lee’s campaign for County Com-
                                                                                                                                                                     Dinner Cruises
           missioner in District 1.                                         OPENING RECEPTION
                                                                                                                                                                   Fri & Sat 5/21 & 22
           Astoria Music Festival Preview, 3 p.m., Liberty                 MAY 1 ST, 4 PM - 7 PM
                                                                                                                                                                from 7:00pm to 9:30pm
           Theater, 1203 Commercial St., Astoria, free. Featur-
           ing performers from this summer’s Astoria Music                                                                                                            Lunch Cruise
           Festival, Little Ballet Theatre and North Coast Chorale.                                                                                                     Sat 5/22
           S win g Cats, swing/jazz/blues, 5 to 8 p. m. ,                                                                                                          from Noon to 2pm
           Clemente’s, 1198 Commercial St., Astoria, (503)
           325-1067, no cover.                                            SESAMEandLILIES                                                                        Call for reservations
           Ch ris Parreira an d Lau ra Lee Imh off,
           folk/jazz/bluegrass, 8 p.m., Fort George Brewery and             CLOT HING AND JEWELRY

           Public House, 1483 Duane St., Astoria, (503) 325-7468,           1 8 3 Nor th Hem lock Street,
           www.fortgeorgebrewery.com, no cover.                           Cannon Beach • 5 0 3 .4 3 6 2 0 2 7
                                                                             www.sesam eandlilies.com

                                                                                                                                                  Coast Weekend / April 29-May 5, 2010 / 5
     Texture is the key in May                                                                                             this week’s music
    during the art walk at TEAA                                                                                            Wednesday
                                                                                                                           May 5
                                                                                                                                           Salty Dogs, folk/blues/classic rock, 6 to 8 p.m.,
                                                                                                                                           Rio Cafe, 125 Ninth St., Astoria, (503) 325-
                                                                                                                                           2409, no cover.
                GEAR HART —                                                                                                                Jason Lambert, acoustic alt-rock, 6:30 to 9:30
             Kitty Paino will give an                                                                                                      p.m., Pier 11 Steakhouse Lounge, 77 11th St.,
             art demonstration from                                                                                                        Astoria, (503) 325-1775, no cover.
  5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May
  1, during Seaside’s First Saturday                                                                                       Thursday        The Thomasian Trio, jazz/blues, 6 to 9 p.m.,
  Art Walk. Paino will demonstrate                                                                                                         Lil’ Bayou, 20 N. Holladay Drive, Seaside, (503)
  the use of rice paper and other
                                                                                                                           May 6           717-0624, www.lilbayou.net, no cover.
  techniques to add texture to paint-                                                                                                      E mily     Herrin g      an d     Hen p eck ed ,
  ings.                                                                                                                                    blues/folk/country, 7 p.m., McMenamins Sand
      Paino grew up on the north Ore-                                                                                                      Trap, 1157 N. Marion Ave., Gearhart, (503) 717-
  gon coast, is a retired college                                                                                                          8150, www.mcmenamins.com, no cover, all ages.
  administrator from Clatsop Com-                                                                                                          Salty Dogs, folk/blues/classic rock, 9 p.m. to
  munity College and has taught art                                                                                                        midnight, Sam’s Seaside Cafe, 104 Broadway,
  at the secondary and post secondary                                                                                                      Seaside, (503) 717-1725, no cover.
  levels. Her work is mixed media,
  focusing on the use of texture.
      The theme for the May Show
  is texture, and in addition to
  Paino’s demonstration in the             Kitty Paino will demonstrate how to add texture to your art-
  classroom center, many other
  artists will have works showing
  how they develop texture in their
                                           work Saturday, May 1, at the Seaside Art Walk.
                                                                                                                           this week’s dance
  paintings. Refreshments will be
                                                                                                                           Saturday   Tap Dance Festival, 7 p.m., Clatsop Community
  served during the reception.                                                                                                        College Performing Arts Center, 588 16th St., $10,
      Award-winning watercolorist                                                                                          May 1      open to the public. With Maddox Dance Studio mem-
  Judith Fredrikson will present                                                                                                      bers, the Tapped Out Tappers, The Main Street Tap-
  “Experiments in Water Media”                                                                                                        pers and guest performers from Hollywood Dance
  from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fri-                                                                                                   Center in Portland. There will be an audience partic-
  days, May 14 and 21, at TEAA.                                                                                                       ipation opportunity and tap shoes are allowed.
  The class is $15 for TEAA mem-                                                                                                      Hayshaker Square Dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m., Pacific
  bers or $18 for non-members. In                                                                                                     Grange, U.S. Highway 101 at Cullaby Lake, Warren-
  this fun new class, participants                                                                                                    ton, (503) 861-2726, (503) 325-2100.
  will learn to incorporate watercol-
  or, acrylics and “everything else
  but the kitchen sink.” Call Fredrik-
  son at (503) 791-0759 for ideas of
  what to bring and to register.
      Trail’s End Art Association Art
  Center is located at 656 A St. The
  association holds monthly meet-
                                                                                                                           this week’s classes
  ings at 11 a.m. the first Friday of
                                                                                                                           Saturday        Knit a Baby Sweater, 10 a.m. to noon Satur-
  the month and visitors are wel-                                                                                                          days, May 1, 8 and 15, Astoria Fiber Arts Acad-
  come. For more information, call
                                           Judith Fredrikson will teach a watercolor class two Fridays in
                                                                                                                           May 1           emy, 1296 Duane St., Astoria, (971) 235-7164,
  ( 503) 717- 9458 or visit                May, at Trail’s End Art Association.                                                            www.astoriafiberarts.com, $45. Using circular
  www.trailsendart                                                                                                                         needles, knit a baby sweater with no seams.
                                                                                                                                           Should have basic knitting skills.

                                                                                                                           Tuesday         Fabric Dyeing, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Homespun
                                                                                                                                           Quilts, 108 10th St., Astoria, (503) 325-3300,
                                                                                                                           May 4
Fairweather House sets sights                                                                                                              (800) 298-3177, www.homespunquilt.com, $20.
                                                                                                                                           Learn the basics of dyeing with Procion dye and
                                                                                                                                           create hand-dyed pieces for your stash.

on Northwest for art walk                                                                                                  Wednesday
                                                                                                                           May 5
                                                                                                                                           Astoria Poetry Workshop, 6 to 8 p.m., Studio
                                                                                                                                           11, 453A 11th St., Astoria, $3. Laura Anne
                                                                                                                                           Brooks holds poetry workshops Wednesday
             SEASIDE — Fairweather House and Gar-              raising five children. Today, Chisman and her hus-                          evenings.
          den presents Northwest Sightings, an exhibi-         band travel full-time throughout the United States.
          tion by Carol Chisman, from 5 to 8 p.m.              Her paintings depict the places they have visited, cap-     Thursday        Ballroom Dancing, 7 to 8 p.m. Thursdays start-
Saturday, May 1, during Seaside’s First Saturday Art           turing the essence of sights and places. Her current                        ing May 6, for four weeks, Astoria Senior Center,
Walk.                                                          exhibit focuses on the Northwest.                           May 6           1111 Exchange St., Astoria, (503) 325-7027,
    Born in Utah, Chisman has been mastering her art               She has received many awards and honors, includ-                        www.swimastoria.com, $35. Smooth ballroom
skills since she was a little girl. As a child she imitat-     ing the Grumbacher, Teague, Weyerhauser and the                             and Latin dancing for beginning and intermediate
ed her cousin, an accomplished artist who lived next           Washington State Fair People’s Choice Award.                                levels. Ages 13 and older.
door. Her strong interest in oil painting drew her to              Fairweather House and Garden is located at 612                          West Coast Swing Dancing, 8 to 9 p.m. Thurs-
Doyle Strong at Weber University in Ogden, Utah.               Broadway in the historic Gilbert District. Also show-                       days starting May 6, for four weeks, Astoria Senior
She continued taking art courses with the University of        ing at the gallery are the Sense of Place paintings fea-                    Center, 1111 Exchange St., Astoria, (503) 325-
Utah, in Salt Lake City.                                       turing Gearhart sights by Janet Bland. Regular exhibitors                   7275, www.swimastoria.com, $35. For beginning
    Chisman had an interesting career at Hill Air Force        include Gary Pearlman, Tamara Davidson, Tom Kelly,                          and intermediate levels. Ages 13 and older. Pre-reg-
in Clearfield, Utah. She was one of the first 35 indi-         Dean Wyatt and others. For more information, call                           ister at the Astoria Parks office so instructors can
viduals selected to build the F-16 aircraft and later served   ( 503) 738- 8899 or visit the gallery website at                            meet minimum class levels. Sign up singly or
as financial manager in the Operations Division, while         www.fairweatherhouseandgarden.com                                           with a partner.

6 / April 29-May 5, 2010 / Coast Weekend
this week’s events                                                      Clatsop Behavioral Health
April 29
           Twelve Days of Earth Day Celebration, daily
           through May 3, Cannon Beach, www.cannonbeach.org
           for schedule.
                                                                        to hold benefit concert
           Soup Bowl, 6 to 8 p.m., Seaside Civic and Con-                         Get ready for some spice in your life and                     young people, to raise funds for the program and to cel-
           vention Center, 415 First Ave., Seaside, (503) 738-                 some good medicine for your spirit during a                      ebrate music – an art that truly changes lives.
           8585, (800) 394-3303, www.seasideconvention.com,                    night filled with music. “Hope for Tomorrow” is                     The evening opens with a classical trio featuring Janet
           $30 for soup and bowl, $15 for soup only, children           a concert to benefit and raise awareness for EASA, an                   Bowler and Shelley Loring on flute and Kelley Lark-
           younger than 5 admitted free. Proceeds benefit Clat-         Intercept Program with Clatsop Behavioral Health. The                   ing on bassoon. Other performers include Astoria High
           sop County Women’s Resource Center.                          concert will be at 7 p.m. Friday, April 30, at Astoria                  School Choir and Orchestra and possibly the Jazz
           Trivia Night, 6 to 8 p.m., The Ship Inn, No. 1 Sec-          High School Auditorium, 1001 W. Marine Drive. Tick-                     Band; Fox Glove Incorporated, Sam Coffey and friends
           ond St., Astoria, (503) 325-0033, $1 per person per          ets are $5 for adults, $3 for students and $15 for fam-                 (three music majors at George Fox University); “Spar-
           game.                                                        ilies. Refreshments will be available.                                  row” with Daniel Mathre, AHS graduate, and students
                                                                            EASA (Early Assessment Support Alliance) aids                       Cabell Tice and Travis Dowell; and swing dancing
Friday     United Paws Rummage Sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Bay              teens and young adults who are having difficulties                      with the AHS Introduction to Agricultural Leadership
           City Oddfellows Hall, Hayes Oyster Drive and Fourth          with depression and psychosis issues, with the goals                    class. The young people who are clients in the EASA
April 30   Street, Bay City, www.unitedpaws.org. Proceeds will          being early detection, treatment and support for those                  program will perform as well.
           benefit United Paws of Tillamook’s neuter/spay and           affected. Music is a powerful tool used in rehabilitation,                 For more information about the program and donat-
           foster programs.                                             in addition to mentoring, medication and other med-                     ing to CBH and EASA, contact Nancy Winters, Clat-
           Friends of the Naselle Timberland Library Book               ical treatment therapies.                                               sop Behavioral Health at nancyw@clatsopbh.org or
           Sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Naselle Assembly of God                 The concert is being put on to build awareness of this              (503) 325-0241, Ext. 18, or Kathy Coffey, event coor-
           Church, 278 Knappton Road, Naselle, Wash., (360)             program and the intimidating issue of mental illness in                 dinator, at (503) 325-7406 or cffykthy@yahoo.com
           484-3877, www.trl.org. Proceeds help support library
           programs and materials.
           Spring Unveiling, 3:30 p.m., galleries and busi-
           nesses in Cannon Beach, www.cannonbeach.org,
                                                                        ‘Bounty on the Bay’ lures anglers for fishing fun
           www.cbgallerygroup.com, free. Art galleries unveil               GARIBALDI — The boats will              an auction.                                            or by e-mail at kaylee@tbnep.org
           new works in this three-day festival.                        be rolling into Garibaldi as fishing           The fundraiser supports imple-                          Tillamook Estuaries Partnership
           “Glacial Flood Deposition” Presentation, 7 p.m.,             enthusiasts gather for the seventh          mentation of the Tillamook Bay                         is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
           Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, Cape Disap-             annual Tillamook Estuaries Part-            Comprehensive Conservation and                         dedicated to the conservation and
           pointment State Park, Robert Gray Drive, Ilwaco,             nership Bounty on the Bay, from 7           Management Plan to restore water                       restoration of the five Tillamook
           Wash., (360) 777-8221, free. Marie Ferland, geolo-           a.m. to noon Saturday, May 22.              quality, enhance degraded habitats,                    County estuaries and their associated
           gy professor at Central Washington University, will          This day of fishing, food, friends          reduce sedimentation and lessen the                    watersheds. Visit www.tbnep.org
           give a presentation, “Is There Evidence for Glacial          and fun will raise funds to support         impacts of coastal flooding.                           for more information about the part-
           Flood Deposition on the Continental Margin Sea-              TEP’s mission to conserve and                  Space is limited, so reserve your                   nership.
           ward of the Columbia River Mouth?”                           restore the estuaries and watersheds        spot by Friday, May 7. Make a reser-
           Trivia Night, 7 p.m., Baked Alaska, No. 1 12th St.,
           Astoria, (503) 325-7414, $2 per person per game.
                                                                        throughout Tillamook County.
                                                                        Bounty on the Bay has become one
                                                                                                                    vation for a pro fishing guide for
                                                                                                                    $225, which includes full amenities                    NEW RELEASES OUT THIS WEEK
                                                                        of the most anticipated spring events       with the guide, a boxed lunch and                                                     IT’S
Saturday   Loyalty Days, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Long Beach Penin-            for anglers on the North Coast.             dinner, or be the captain of your own                                                 COMPLICATED
                                                                                                                                                                                                           When attending
           sula, Wash. Festivities at the Port of Ilwaco, downtown          The event will be held on Tillam-       boat for $125, which will include
May 1      Ilwaco, downtown Long Beach, most events free of             ook Bay and at the Old Mill Mari-           dinner. If you would like to skip out
                                                                                                                                                                                                           their son’s college
                                                                                                                                                                                                           graduation, a
                                                                                                                                                                                                           couple reignite the
                                                                                                                                                                                                           spark in their
           charge. The oyster feed (noon at the Elks Club, 110          na, 210 S. Third St., when the TEP          on fishing and just attend the dinner                                                  relationship...but
                                                                                                                                                                                                           the complicated
           N. Pacific Highway, Long Beach) costs $10 for all you        hosts the spring chinook fishing            and festivities, the cost is $35.                                                      fact is they’re
                                                                                                                                                                                                           divorced and he’s
           can eat, or $8 for chicken dinner. Detailed schedule at      tournament. Bring your own boat or             Registration forms are available                                                    remarried.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Starring Meryl
           www.funbeach.com/events/loyalty-days/index.html              hire one of several local guides, who       online by going to www.tbnep.org,                                                      Streep, Steve
           United Paws Rummage Sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Bay              will donate their proceeds to TEP’s         or to obtain more information
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Martin and Alec
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Baldwin. Rated R.
           City Oddfellows Hall, Hayes Oyster Drive and Fourth
           Street, Bay City, www.unitedpaws.org. Proceeds will
                                                                        salmon habitat restoration efforts.         regarding the event, contact Kaylee                         MADE
                                                                                                                                                                               $743                        AVATAR
                                                                        Prizes will be awarded in several           Haertel by phone at (503) 322-2222                          MILLION
                                                                                                                                                                               IN THE US
                                                                                                                                                                                                           A paraplegic marine
                                                                                                                                                                                                           dispatched to the
           benefit United Paws of Tillamook’s neuter/spay and           categories at the seafood dinner after-                                                                                            moon Pandora on a
                                                                                                                                                                                                           unique mission
           foster programs.                                             ward, which features barbequed oys-                                                                                                becomes torn
                                                                                                                                                                                                           between following
           Sculpture Without Walls, 10 a.m. voting starts for           ters and freshly grilled fish, plus
                                                                                                                                                                                                           his orders and
                                                                                                                                                                                                           protecting the
                                                                                                                                                                                                           world he feels is his
           the People’s Choice. Sculptures are located at Tolovana                                                                                                                                         home. Nominated
                                                                                                                                                                                                           for 9 Academy
           Wayside, the Midtown Bus Shelter and Madison Park                                                                                                                                               Awards. Starring
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Sam Worthington
           in Cannon Beach.                                                                                                                                                                                (Clash Of The
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Titans), Sigourney
           Rainier Marina Market Opens, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.,                                                                                                                                                 Weaver, and Zoe
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Saldana (Guess
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Who). Rated PG-13.
           Rainier Marina Market building, 115 East A St.,
           Rainier, www.rainiermarinamarket.com, free admission.                                                                                                                                          CRAZY
           Food, arts and crafts, produce, live plants, flowers, gar-          Coaster Theatre Presents                        Liberty Theater                                                            HEART
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Jeff Bridges won an
           den items, live music and special activities.                         ALMOST, MAINE                                             presents                                                       Academy Award for his
                                                                                                                                                                                                          performance as faded
           Friends of the Naselle Timberland Library Book                              By John Cariani                                                                                                    country music musician
                                                                                       Opening Night:                             THE                                                                     is forced to reassess his
           Sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Naselle Assembly of God                                                                                                                                               dysfunctional life

           Church, 278 Knappton Road, Naselle, Wash., (360)
                                                                                  Friday, April 30 at 8 p.m.                  DECEMBERISTS                                                                during a doomed
                                                                                                                                                                                                          romance that also
                                                                              No-host Wine Tasting at 7:15 p.m.
                                                                                                                                    APRIL 30 AT 8PM                                                       inspires him. Also
           484-3877, www.trlib.org. Proceeds help support library            Complimentary Champagne/Dessert
                                                                                                                             A BENEFIT FOR JESSICA SCHLIEF
                                                                                                                                                                                                          starring Maggie
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Gyllenhaal and Beth
                                                                                     follows performance
           programs and materials.                                                                                                                                                                        Grant (All About Steve).
                                                                                          Play Dates:                                                                                                     Rated R.
           Saturday Market at the Port Opens, 10 a.m. to 4                        Friday & Saturday Nights                   ASTORIA MUSIC
           p.m., Howerton Way, Port of Ilwaco, Wash., free                       April 30 – May 29 at 8 p.m.
                                                                                       Sunday Matinees
                                                                                                                            FESTIVAL PREVIEW                                     “GUARANTEED TO BE IN”
           admission. Food, produce, hand-crafted Northwest                      May 9 & May 30 at 3 p.m.
                                                                                                                                      MAY 2 AT 3 PM                                  ELIGIBLE TITLES: It’s Complicated,
           items and more.                                                                                                            NO ADMISSION                                     Avatar, Crazy Heart, Lovely Bones
                                                                                  Tickets: $16, $17 & $18
           Spring Unveiling, 11 a.m., galleries and businesses             Talkback Thursday: May 20 at 7:30 p.m.
           in C annon B each, www. cannonbeach. org,                             Adults: $14 • Students: $8                     Liberty Theater Box Office                                 AVAILABLE FOR
           www.cbgallerygroup.com, free. Art galleries unveil                           Sponsored By:                           Gift Certificates Available                                  SALE NOW
                                                                                Becker Capital Management                                                                                  (previously viewed $9.95 ea):
           new works in this three-day festival. Unveilings start                                                                For tickets call the Liberty Box Office         Brothers, The Men Who Stare at Goats, Blind
                                                                            For reservations: 503-436-1242                 503-325-5922, X55 or contact Tickets West
                                                                                                                                                                                              Side, Twilight Saga
           at 11 a.m. and receptions start at 6 p.m. at all partic-       Online at www.coastertheatre.com                 at 1-800-992-8499 or www.ticketswest.com
           ipating galleries.
                                                                          C OASTER T HEATRE P LAYHOUSE
                                                                             108 N. Hemlock, Cannon Beach
                                                                                                                           Liberty Restoration, Inc., 1203 Commercial,
                                                                                                                           Astoria, OR 97103 • For more information:
                                                                                                                                                                           VIDEO HORIZONS
                                                                                                                                                                           750 Astor St., Astoria • 325 -7310

                                                                                                                                                                    Coast Weekend / April 29-May 5, 2010 / 7
It’s time to stop and see and this week’s events
smell the rhododendrons                                                                                                    Saturday
                                                                                                                           May 1
                                                                                                                                      “The Collector” Presentation, 2:30 p.m., Columbia
                                                                                                                                      River Maritime Museum, 1792 Marine Drive, Asto-
                                                                                                                                      ria, (503) 325-2323, www.crmm.org, free for muse-
   NAHCOTTA, Wash. — Coast Community Radio                                                                                            um members, free with paid admission for nonmem-
presents its second annual Peninsula Garden Party                                                                                     bers. Naturalist and educator Jack Nisbet will give a
from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 8, at the Nah-                                                                                   presentation, “The Collector: David Douglas and the
cotta Rhododendron Garden, 28409 Sandridge Road.                                                                                      Natural History of the Northwest.”
Admission is free.                                                                                                                    St. Mary, Star of the Sea School Auction, 5 p.m.,
   Just in time for Mother’s Day, KMUN brings its                                                                                     1411 Grand Ave., Astoria, (503) 325-3771, $40 each
gardening programs to life. Not since last year’s Gar-                                                                                or $75 per couple. Call to make a reservation for the
den Party has the Nahcotta Rhododendron Garden                                                                                        24th annual dinner/auction. Doors open and silent
been open to the public. Visitors touring the garden’s                                                                                auction begins at 5 p.m., dinner at 6:45 p.m. and live
eight acres will see a wide array of natives and orna-                                                                                auction at 7:30 p.m.
mentals, including rhododendron varieties found                                                                                       Seaside’s First Saturday Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m.,
nowhere else in the region.                                                                                                           downtown Seaside and Gearhart, (503) 738-6391,
   Host Herb Mindt, together with co-host and licensed                                                                                www.seasidechamber.com
landscape architect Bill Jablonski, will be joined by                                                                                 Mom’s Night Out, 7 to 9 p.m., Astoria Yacht Club,
Master Gardener Ann Goldeen, of Coast Community                                                                                       1555 W. Marine Drive, Astoria, (503) 325-7275,
Radio’s popular gardening program “Diggin’ the Dirt.”                                                                                 $15. There will be a variety of personal wellness
Together they will preside over the sale of a unique vari-                                                                            including massages and manicures, plus hobbies such
ety of rhododendrons and hundreds of other shrubs,                                                                                    as scrapbooking and stamping. Just in time for Moth-
annuals, perennials, herbs, vines, grasses, vegetable                                                                                 er’s Day.
starts and more.
   In addition, Willapa Bay oysters donated by the                                                                         Sunday     Loyalty Days, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Long Beach
Northern Oyster Company will be available fresh from                                                                                  Peninsula, Wash. Most events free of charge. The
the grill, served with special accompaniments. Regu-                                                                       May 2      cowboy breakfast (7 a.m., Peninsula Saddle Grounds,
lar and vegetarian hot dogs and beverages will be                                                                                     Sandridge Road) costs $6. Other festivities in down-
served as well. Guests can stroll the garden paths and                                                                                town Ilwaco and downtown Long Beach. Main event
then throw a blanket on the lawn beside Gypsy Pond                                                                                    and parade at noon in downtown Long Beach. Coast
for picnicking. From the lawn’s deck music will per-                                                                                  Guard flyover is at 1 p.m., just before parade starts.
formed from 1 to 4 p.m. by the combo of Joey Pate-                                                                                    Detailed schedule at www.funbeach.com/events/
naude, Spud Siegel, Dave Quinton and Liam Dunne.                                                                                      loyaltydays/index.html
   Mindt, who is also board president of Tillicum                                                                                     Downtown Cleanup, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., downtown
Foundation, the nonprofit corporation operating                                        Submitted photo by Michael Datoli              Astoria, www.astoriadowntown.com. Community
KMUN, KTCB and KCPB, reminds drivers on that                 The Nahcotta Rhododendron Garden will open                               members will be cleaning up the downtown area.
day to watch for signs and flaggers directing cars to        to the public for the second annual Peninsula                            Check-in is on the Legion Block, between 11th, 12th,
parking areas nearby.                                        Garden Party Saturday, May 8.                                            Duane and Exchange streets.
   The Peninsula Garden Party is being sponsored in                                                                                   Sculpture Without Walls, 10 a.m. voting starts for
part by the Northern Oyster Company Inc. and Willa-          dendrons available for purchase during the Garden                        the People’s Choice. Sculptures are located at Tolovana
pa Resources, with proceeds from plant and food sales        Party were propagated from the Halls’ unique speci-                      Wayside, the Midtown Bus Shelter and Madison Park
to benefit Coast Community Radio.                            mens. These will be sold on a first-come, first-served                   in Cannon Beach.
   Rhododendrons were especially prized by the gar-          basis.                                                                   Spring Unveiling, 10 a.m., galleries and businesses
den’s originators, the Hall family. Starting in 1981, the        Local and independent since 1983, Coast Com-                         in C annon B each, www. cannonbeach. org,
Halls participated in a seed exchange program with other     munity Radio has grown from the help of more than                        www.cbgallerygroup.com, free. Art galleries unveil
growers located around the world. Through the years,         100,000 hours of volunteer support. Events through the                   new works in this three-day festival. Today’s events run
the Halls developed rhododendrons that remain one-           year are presented “By Request” to bring to life lis-                    until early afternoon.
of-a kind specimens. The Halls eventually sold the gar-      teners’ favorite programs. To comment about a program                    Northwest Carriage Museum Super Sunday, noon to
den, which was later acquired by its current owners,         or to make a request for future events, listeners can call               4 p.m., 314 Alder St. in Raymond, Wash., (360) 942-
Jablonski and Mindt. A limited number of the rhodo-          the station at (503) 325-0010.                                           4150, www.nwcarriagemuseum.org, free admission.
                                                                                                                                      Labyrinth Walk, 3 to 6 p.m., Grace Episcopal
                                                                                                                                      Church Hall, 1545 Franklin Ave., Astoria, (503) 325-

Romantic comedy opens at the Coaster                                                                                                  6580, free.

                                                                                                                                      Monday Night Movies, 6 p.m., Tillamook County
                      CANNON            town that is almost a town, find         $18, $17 and $16. On Thursday,
                                                                                                                                      Library, 1716 Third St., Tillamook, (503) 842-4792,
                   B EAC H        —     themselves falling in and out of         May 20, it’s Talkback Thursday.           May 3      free, open to the public. Popcorn will be provided. The
                   “Almost, Maine,”     love in surprising and often hilari-     The performance begins at 7:30 p.m.                  selection is “Star Trek: The Motion Picture.”
John Cariani’s whimsical look at        ous ways. Enjoy nine tales of love       and is followed by an informal ques-                 Knitting Circle, 6 to 9 p.m., Astoria Fiber Arts
the joys and perils of romance,         in the time of frostbite – tales that    tion and answer session with the                     Academy, 1296 Duane St., Astoria, (971) 235-7164,
opens Friday, April 30, at the Coast-   aim for the heart by way of the          cast, director and set designer. Talk-               www.astoriafiberarts.com. Bring your needles and
er Theatre. The opening includes a      funny bone.                              back Thursday features a special dis-                yarn and join other knitting enthusiasts.
no-host wine tasting by The Wine           Directed by S usi B rown,             count ticket price of $14 for adults                 Illusions of Anderson, magic show, 7 p.m., Asto-
Shack at 7:15 p.m., the curtain goes    “Almost, Maine” features Karen           and $8 for students. “Almost,                        ria High School Auditorium, 1001 W. Marine Drive,
up at 8 p.m. and a complimentary        Bain, Donald Conner, Elizabeth           Maine” is made possible by the                       Astoria, illusionsofanderson.com, $8.50, in advance
champagne and dessert reception         Daniels, Cameron Gates, Bill Ham         sponsorship of Becker Capital Man-                   online or at the high school; tickets also sold at the
following the performance.              and Ben Van Osdol. “Almost,              agement.                                             door. See the acclaimed soldier/magician William
   Magical happenings bloom             Maine” plays Friday and Saturday            The Coaster Theatre is located                    Scott Anderson perform his magic and illusion show.
beneath the snow drifts in the remote   evenings at 8 p.m. through May,          at 108 N. Hemlock St. For more                       Proceeds will benefit the high school’s honor soci-
mythical town of Almost, Maine.         with two Sunday matinees at 3 p.m.       information and reservations, call                   ety.
Beneath the glow of the northern        May 9 (Mother’s Day) and May             (503) 436-1242 or visit www.coast-
lights the residents of Almost, a       30. Tickets for performances are         ertheatre.com                                        ENCORE Lunch Bunch Meeting, noon, Andrew
                                                                                                                                      and Steve’s Cafe, 1196 Marine Drive, Astoria, (503)
                                                                                                                           May 4      325-3330. The theme is “What are your plans for this
                                                                                                                                      summer?” and the member who presents the most
                       www.coastweekend.com                                                                                           unusual will receive the prize.

8 / April 29-May 5, 2010 / Coast Weekend
                                                                                  the arts
     Puffins sub for partridges in the Twelve Days of Earth Day
              By VALERIE RYAN                                                                                                                           experts Mary Blake and Kristin Frost-
             For Coast Weekend                                                                                                                          Albrecht. Galleries and shops held receptions
                                                                                                                                                        and raffles and sold plant starts. There was
                                                                                                                                                        a special show of local artists working in

     n Cannon Beach, the Twelve Days
                                                                                                                                                        found or reclaimed materials. Visitors were
     of Earth Day, which started April 22                                                                                                               amazed at what an artist’s eye sees in parts
     and finish with Spring Unveiling                                                                                                                   of an old barn that finally collapsed.
  Weekend April 30, May 1 and May 2,                                                                                                                       On Sunday, April 25, a free yoga class
  promise to be a feast not only for the                                                                                                                celebrating the life-giving power of the sun
  environment but also for the arts.                                                                                                                    started the day’s activities in the Chamber
                                                                                                                                                        Hall. At noon was an exploration of the
     Georgia Gerber has created a sculp-                                                                                                                Cannon Beach Trail.
  ture called “Tufted Puffins,” two of them,                                                                                                               On Tuesday, April 27, Stiv Wilson of the
  larger than life, to celebrate the return of                                                                                                          Surfrider Foundation gave a presentation on
  that ungainly bird to Haystack Rock.                                                                                                                  marine plastic debris. He recently visited the
  Her work of art is one of the finalists in                                                                                                            Pacific Gyre located in the northern Pacific
  the city’s Sculpture Without Walls event                                                                                                              Ocean. It is the largest ecosystem on our
  and is on display at the midtown bus                                                                                                                  planet and has a clockwise circular pattern
  stop. These orange-beaked, stubby-                                                                                                                    comprised of four prevailing ocean currents.
  winged birds return to Haystack Rock                                                                                                                  An accumulation of manmade marine debris,
  and nearby seastacks each spring to mate                                                                                                              known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch,
                                                                                                                                                        is collecting in the gyre.
  and raise their families into late summer.                                                                                                               On April 30, Cannon Beach’s Spring
  Schoolchildren, local residents and vis-                                                                                                              Unveiling begins, continuing until May 2.
  itors formed the official welcoming com-                                                                                                              New works by local, regional and national
  mittee April 22 on the beach in front of                                                                                           Submitted photo
                                                     The Cannon Beach area is known as a haven for tufted puffins, and sculptor                         artists will be shown, interspersed with
  Haystack Rock.                                     Georgia Gerber has created a bronze sculpture to honor the sea birds. The fin-                     receptions and demonstrations.
     Everyone is invited to vote to determine        ished sculpture is a finalist in the city’s Sculpture Without Walls competition.                      Combining art and the environment,
  which of three sculptures will have a per-         (See related story on Page 11.)                                                                    noted Northwest author Robin Cody will
  manent home in Cannon Beach. In addition                                                                                                              sign copies of his newly-released book,
  to Gerber’s puffins, there are two others:        cation by the Clatsop Nehalem tribe, the          Community Presbyterian Church.                    “Another Way the River Has,” at Cannon
  “Beacon,” by Nicky Falkenhayn, placed at          Gaylord Nelson Award was presented to the            Starting the day Saturday, April 24, was       Beach Book Company from 2 to 4 p.m. Sat-
  James Madison Park, and “Salmon Sculp-            community member who has done the most            the Pets and People Walking Parade on             urday, May 1.
  ture,” by Lillian Pitt and Aaron Lovett,          for the environment. A potluck followed,          Hemlock Street, followed by a street fair            Even without turtle doves, maids-a-milk-
  placed at Tolovana Park. Ballots are avail-       with a talk on – guess what – tufted puffins!     where 15 different environmental groups           ing, French hens or lords-a-leaping, there
  able at the sites.                                by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologist       shared ideas. After those events, the fine art    will be something for everyone in these
     On Friday, April 23, following an invo-        Shawn Stephensen at the Cannon Beach              of gardening was explored by local garden         Twelve Days of Earth Day.

Geologist to give talk about
prehistoric flood debris
                                                                                  Reserve Cinco de
   ILWACO, Wash. — The Long
Beach Area State Parks will host “Is
There Evidence for Glacial Flood
                                         be given by Marie Ferland, a geol-
                                         ogy professor at Central Washington
                                         University, at the Lewis and Clark
                                                                                  Mayo tickets now
Deposition on the Continental Mar-       Interpretive Center at Cape Disap-           PACIFIC CITY — There will be a Cinco de Mayo celebration Friday,
gin Seaward of the Columbia River        pointment State Park, and is free of     May 7, at Kiawanda Community Center, 35005 Cape Kiwanda Drive.
Mouth?” at 7 p.m. Friday, April 30.      charge. For more information, con-           The festivities include a vendor area from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the cen-
   This popular presentation will        tact Julie Tennis at (360) 777-8221.     ter; piñata breaking for the kids at noon in front of the center; a Charro
                                                                                  horsemanship exhibition at Cape Kiwanda Beach at 2 p.m., with Mexi-
                                                                                  can cowboys and Andalusian horses performing to flamenco music; and
                                                                                  a dinner and show at 6 p.m. at the center. The dinner will feature Mexi-          Look For Us
Do you believe in magic?                                                          can food prepared by Irma of the Hudson House Bed and Breakfast, and
                                                                                  the show at 7 p.m. will feature Mariachi music, Mexican and flamenco danc-          On The
    Magician and illusionist William Scott Anderson will perform in
                                                                                  ing and surprise performers.
                                                                                      Dinner and show tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door, if any         Internet
Astoria Monday, May 3, at Astoria High School auditorium, 1001 W.                 remain. Youth up to age 15 pay $15 for the dinner and show. There may
Marine Drive.                                                                     be tickets for just the show at the door for $15, if there are seats available.
    The Oregon native served in the U.S. Army and in the Oregon Nation-               Tickets are on sale at Doug and Patty Olson’s Inn at Pacific City, 35215
al Guard as a flight medic and has performed his magic and illusion show          Brooten Road, across from the post office. Early reservations are advised
at venues from the Oregon State Fair to New Orleans (after Hurricane Kat-         as the dinner/show is expected to be sold out. Table seats are limited to
                                                                                                                                                                                        m     m
rina) to Iraq and Afghanistan, where he entertained troops and civilians alike.   about 130 people.                                                                                            m
He recently appeared on ABC Nightly News with Brian Williams, where                   For reservations and/or vendor spaces, call (503) 965-2204.                                 m       m
he was featured in the “Making a Difference” segment. Learn more about
this extraordinary performer at illusionsofanderson.com
    Tickets are $8.50, available in advance at Anderson’s website and at the
high school, and will be sold at the door. Proceeds will benefit the Asto-
ria High School Honor Society.                                                                            www.dailyastorian.com
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                                                                                                                                                An unparalleled experience
                                                                                                                                                      Cannon Beach’s annual Spring Unveiling features receptions,
                                                                                                                                                      demonstrations, talks, brunches, and – of course – artists and
                                                                                                        ALEX PAJUNAS — The Daily Astorian
                                                                   Working inside his Cannon Beach studio, Jeffrey Hull hopes                         their new artworks.                                                                                       By VALERIE RYAN
                                                                   to have a water color painting of a sunset beach scene com-                                                                                                                                 For Coast Weekend
A painting of the Carmel Coast, by Eric Jacobsen, showing at       pleted and displayed in the Jeffrey Hull Gallery in time for
Northwest by Northwest Gallery.                                    Cannon Beach's Spring Unveiling.

                                                                              n April 30, May 1 and May 2, Cannon Beach will hold                    cally, I just like makin’ stuff. Whether I’m building houses or a pedestal for                                                                            Three artists and their works have
                                                                              its 10th celebration of Spring Unveiling, an unparal-                  art or a crate to ship it in or making a sculpture or painting, I like working with                                                                    been selected for the city of Cannon
                                                                                                                                                     my hands.” For a couple of years, his artistic bent turned toward music. He                                                                            Beach’s Sculpture Without Walls out-
                                                                              leled experience for the art lover. The work of local,                 and two pals formed the Beerman Creek String Band, still remembered in these                                                                           door art exhibit. The sculptures will be
                                                                   regional, national and international artists will be featured; many               parts. He decided that he had to find a focus and returned to the creation of art,                                                                     spotlighted as part of Spring Unveiling
                                                                   of the artists will be in town. Receptions and demonstrations will                two- and three-dimensional. He joined David Louis, a local sculptor, in 1976                                                                           and then become part of a semi-perma-
                                                                   take place all three days.                                                        and has been in Cannon Beach ever since.                                                                                                               nent display through March 2011.
                                                                     When this event was started by a handful of galleries, no one knew                  Hull went to Grant High School, and when he was a senior ready to grad-                                                                               Finalist sculptures, artists and their
                                                                                exactly what shape it would take or if it would ever be              uate, transferred to Adams High, which was an experimental school conceived                                                                            locations during the Spring Unveiling
                                                                                                                                                     of by Harvard University. As for formal education in art, he studied pottery at                                                                        include “Salmon Journey,” by Lillian
                                                                                     held again. What happened was what often happens
                                                                                                                                                     the Free School (Adams High) in Portland in 1970, went on to community                                                                                 Pitt and Aaron Loveitt, located at Tolo-
                                                                                                      in the spring: It grew and blos-               college, took watercolor classes in 1972 and was always busy “makin’ stuff.”
                                                                                                      somed into a happening that                                                                                                                                                                           vana Wayside; “Tufted Puffins,” by Geor-
                                                                                                                                                     Hull relates that “My parents were both educators and they tell me that from                                                                           gia Gerber, located at the Midtown Bus
                                                                                                                     includes anyone in              about second grade on they knew that there was an artist at work.” That artist                                                                         Shelter; and “Beacon,” by Nicky Falken-
                                                                                                                      town who wants to              met and married Carol in 1978 and they went to Hawai’i in 1980, thinking                                                                               hayn, located at Madison Park.
                                                                                                                      participate and                that it might be the place to live, surf and a place for Hull to paint. After four                                                                        One sculpture will receive the People’s
                                                                                                                      “unveil” whatever              months of plein air painting and probably quite a bit of surfing, they knew that                                                                       Choice Award as selected by visitors and
A detail of a watercolor, “Bird    A detail of a screenprint,                                                         he or she has had              Cannon Beach was home. They opened their own gallery in 1987.                                                                                          local residents. Voting will be from 10
Watching,” by Carol Riley,                                                                                                                               Ted Cary, gallery manager, has been with them since 1990 and both Carol                                                                                                                                                  Submitted photo
                                   “Don’t Tread on Me,” by R.                                                        under wraps since                                                                                                                                                                      a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 1, and
showing at Cannon Beach                                                                                                                              and Jeff credit him with being a big part of the gallery’s success. Carol is at                                                                                                                      Nicky Falkenhayne of Portland
                                   Keaney Rathbun, showing at                                                       last spring. Chefs                                                                                                                                                                      Sunday, May 2, at each sculpture loca-
Gallery.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  sculpted an abstract piece titled
                                   Cannon Beach Gallery.                                                                                             the Gallery most days, meeting people and being there for “the boss” in any                                                                            tion. The winning artwork will be pur-
                                                                                                                    bring forth new                                                                                                                                                                                                                       “Beacon,” which will be located at
                                                                                                                                                     way necessary. Two of their cooperative, and artistic, projects are Nate, now                                                                          chased and become a permanent part of         Madison Park.
                                                                                                                   menus, authors read               28, living and working in Cannon Beach, and McKenzie, 23, currently work-
                                                                                                                  from and sign their lat-                                                                                                                                                                  the city’s public art collection. All of
                                                                                                                                                     ing for a winery outside Eugene.                                                                                                                       the sculptures will be available for pur-
                                                                                                                   est books, people                     How does an artist find his muse? For Hull, taking a walk is often enough.                                                                         chase through their respective artists.
                                                                                                                    dance on the beach               His favorite subjects are found in the local coastal environment. “Plein air is                                                                           A total of 43 sculptures were entered
                                                                                                                   and tufted puffins do             hard in the Northwest. The light is constantly changing and you won’t find                                                                             into the competition, with the finalists
                                                                                                               what puffins are known                the same light at dawn or dusk or midday two days in a row. Working too quick-                                                                         selected by jurors Terri Hopkins, Direc-
                                                                                                              to do in the spring.                   ly is not satisfactory, so it’s better for me to take a photograph and work from                                                                       tor of the Art Gym at Marylhurst Uni-
                                                                                                                      The centerpiece of all this    a study.” He works in watercolor and oil and says that the trick for an artist is                                                                      versity; Melissa G. Post, Curator, Muse-
                                                                                                                 renascent activity is the unveil-   “just to leave it – to know when it’s finished.” In describing his work meth-                                                                          um of Glass, Tacoma, Wash.; and Rock
                                                                                                              ing of works of art by 10 galleries.   ods, he says that he has to have everything ready before he begins so that he                                                                          Hushka, Curator of Contemporary and
                                                                                                            The art is two-dimensional, three-       isn’t distracted by looking for what he needs. “Then, I try to get as much stu-                                                                        Northwest Art at the Tacoma Art Muse-
                                                                                                                                                     dio time as possible, cloister myself and paint!” Summer is such a busy time          Though he starts with a recognizable scene, Randall Tipton’s
                                                                                                           dimensional, watercolor, oil, char-                                                                                             paintings take on an abstract expression. He is showing at       um.
                                                                                                         coal and any other medium used for          in the gallery that Hull does most of his studio work in other seasons. In his                                                                            F or more information, visit
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           White Bird Gallery.
                                                                                                 artistic expression – and the results are spec-     typically organized fashion, he keeps a to-do list and makes sure that he’s on                                                                         www.ci.cannon-beach.or.us or www.can-
                                                                                                  tacular.                                           top of it by the time summer rolls around again.                                                                                                       nonbeach.org
                                                                                                       One of the galleries that has participat-         While art is serious business for Hull, he has never lost his whimsical side.
                                                                                                   ed since the beginning is Jeffrey Hull            One day he found a big egg carton, right in the middle of Hemlock, windblown,
                                                                                                     Gallery. Hull will showcase several new         soaking wet and folded over in what looked like a wave to this artist-surfer.
                                                                                                         original works again this spring and        He rescued it from oblivion, dried it out, mounted it on a beautiful base and
                                                                                                            will also have a new giclée print        showed it on a pedestal in the Gallery. Art, like beauty, is in the eye of the
                                                                                                                available.                           beholder, and Hull has a good eye.
                                                                                                                       A Portland native, Hull           As a permanent, year-round Cannon Beach resident, Hull supports the com-
                                                                                                                       started coming to the         munity in the very best way an artist can: by giving his art where it will do
                                                                                                                          coast 40 years ago. He     the most good. “I would be a terrible committee person; I need big blocks of
                                                               An                                                             and his high           time to do what I do, so I have to guard that time. Spending it in meetings,
                                                               assem-                                                          school buddies        especially contentious ones, is not something I care to do or would be good
                                                               blage                                                           took a house in       at. Since I don’t give back in that way, I try to give in other ways.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Submitted photo
                                                               sculpture                                                       Seaside and he            What about the future? “I don’t think that artists ever retire,” Hull says. “I
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Lillian Pitt and Aaron Loveitt are
                                                               by Nelson                                                      decided that the       plan to keep working –‘makin’ stuff’ – as long as the hands still work.” It sounds                                                                                                                    shown next to their collaborative
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Submitted photo
                                                               Davis, show-                                                  coast was where he      like there are many Spring Unveilings ahead for this popular artist.                                                                                   Georgia Gerber stands next to her              sculpture, “Salmon Journey,”
                                                               ing at North-                                          wanted to be. He origi-                                                                                                                                                               sculpture of tufted puffins, locat-            which will be located at Tolovana
     Portland sculptor Jim Barton will show wood sculp-        west by North-                               nally moved here to surf, but says,                  For a complete schedule, visit                                            Christopher Mathie captures movement and shape in his            ed at the Midtown Bus Shelter.                 Wayside.
     tures and furniture at Primary Elements Gallery.          west Gallery.                      “Art has always been a part of my life. Basi-              www.cannon-beach.net/springunveiling                                          abstract land- and waterscapes, showing at White Bird Gallery.

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                                         mouth of the Columbia
First-class service comes with every order at 42nd Street Café
       eing a native Astorian and life-
       long dining enthusiast, I don’t                                                                                                                             42nd Street Café
       know how I went so many                                                                                                                                        4201 Pacific Way,
years without eating at 42nd Street                                                                                                                                    Seaview, Wash.
Café in Seaview, Wash. Through good                                                                                                                                     (360) 642-2323
press and positive word of mouth, I’d                                                                                                                               www.42ndstreetcafe.com
always known that it would be a place
I would like to experience.                                                                                                                                        Hours: Open every day.
    Although not every dish worked for me,                                                                                                                           Breakfast and lunch 8
most of them met and exceeded my expec-
tations, and the service at 42nd Street is
                                                                                                                                                                     a.m. to 2 p.m.; dinner
absolutely unparalleled.                                                                                                                                             service starts at 4:30 p.m.
    Watching server Jean Marc Bourgouin – a                                                                                                                          Reservations advised.
master of the craft – work the room is in itself                                                                                                                     Take-out food available.
worthy of a visit. Coast Weekend’s Readers’
Choice Award winner for best waitperson twice                                                                                                                      Prices: Moderate to
in three years, he exhibits all the makings of a                                                                                                                      expensive. A recent
great server: attention to detail, extensive knowl-                                                                                                                   spring salmon special
edge of food and wine, impeccable timing,
and on top of that, making it look effortless.
                                                                                                                                                                      was $34. Regular entrees
He is of a tiny, exclusive cadre of servers in our                                                                                                                    range from $16 to $27.
area who are truly passionate about giving                                                                                                                            Worthy of the value.
                                                                                                                            ALEX PAJUNAS — Coast Weekend
great, professional service, not just waiting          A double-cut pork chop with puree blanc and cranberry barbecue sauce is paired                                 Prepare to tip well as
tables to pay the bills. It is unfortunate that this   with a glass of Primarius Willamette Valley pinot noir at the 42nd Street Café in                              service is absolutely
breed is the minority. Many of the restaurants         Seaview, Wash.
I visit employ servers that, while usually friend-
                                                                                                                                                                      beyond reproach.
ly, merely galumph through the motions, eager              Jean-Marc Bour-
to get paid and get home. It is when I happen
                                                                                                                                                                   Vegetarian Options:
                                                            gouin, who has
upon a Shelburne Inn, a Depot, a Pelicano, a           worked as a waiter
                                                                                                                                                                     Appetizers, salads, soup
Nanci & Jimella’s or a 42nd Street Café, that            at the 42nd Street                                                                                          and a delightful-looking
I remember how wonderful service can, and                  Café in Seaview,                                                                                          dinner entree. More
should, be.                                                Wash., for eight                                                                                          choices at breakfast
    Although the carafe of ice water was always             years, arranges
at our table, Jean Marc frequently popped by to            fresh flowers to                                                                                          and lunch. Chefs can
fill our glasses himself, consistent with prop-                decorate the                                                                                          make substitutions to fit
er wine service. My guest, unaccustomed to             restaurant before it                                                                                          your diet.
this, said: “Thanks, but I could have done                opens for dinner.
that.” In his native French accent, Jean Marc                                                                                                                      Beverages: An extensive
replied: “No, no. That is why I am here.” That                                                                                                                       beer and wine list for all
statement perfectly encompasses the craft of                                                                                                                         budgets, including
                                                           ALEX PAJUNAS —
great service, and the attitude of a great server.
    What I love about 42nd Street’s menu is the
                                                            Coast Weekend                                                                                            apertifs, dessert wines,
chances the chefs are willing to take. For                                                                                                                           hard ciders, sparkling
instance, when you sit down, you are brought           England style, done well with just a hint of        infinitely better than dried. The housemade               wines and vintage and
delicious housemade bread, but in addition to          sherry.                                             black pepper pappardelle (a wide, flat noodle)            small-batch beers.
the standard soft butter, dishes of Marionber-             One of my favorite dishes, both beautiful and   elevates a good seafood dish to a great one.
ry conserve and corn relish also accompany.            delicious, was the Cashew-Battered Prawns           Scallops, prawns, oysters, salmon and steam-
Corn relish on soft bread is something I would-        ($12), served over a won-ton crisp with sweet       er clams mingle with butternut squash, lemon         after a few minutes. Should 42nd Street Cafe
n’t have thought of, but it was delightfully off-      soy and ginger sauce and daikon sprouts. The        zest, chard, white wine, shrimp stock and but-       blanch them at a low temp, cool them and re-
beat. I mentioned that not all of the dishes won       prawns were cooked perfectly – a little translu-    ter. Every piece of seafood was perfectly cooked,    fry in hotter oil, they’d have the best fries
me over, but the owners stand behind them, and         cent in the very center – with a wonderfully        all flavors well-balanced.                           around.
if they’ve remained on the menu for any length         crunchy coating.                                        The café also serves up classic comfort              Desserts warrant praise. I usually don’t order
of time, they clearly have a following.                    A special appetizer of goat cheese and brie     foods such as pot roast, fried chicken and fried     dessert as I’ve not much of a sweet tooth, and
    One such dish was the Roasted Beet, Chive          wrapped in puff pastry ($12) tasted very good,      razor clams. This is the first restaurant I’ve       have generally picked at about a half-dozen
and Goat Cheese Gnocchi ($10). The first               perfectly complimented by mushrooms,                found that serves really great fried chicken ($18    plates by the end of a meal. But I was told that
thing that startled me was the color. The com-         caramelized onions and sliced strawberries, but     and $22), with moist and tender meat within          the desserts at 42nd Street are not to be missed.
bination of beet, wine and goat cheese made for        the pastry’s texture, soggy and soft, was a lit-    a crisp and flavorful coating. Few attempt it, and   The Marionberry Crisp a la mode ($7) was
a bright pinkish-purple, unnatural hue. While          tle disappointing.                                  even fewer succeed. The chefs here know that         wonderful, and perfectly shared by three full
the housemade gnocchi (potato dumplings)                   Entrees include a side salad, something you     good fried chicken is made in a skillet, not a       people. On another visit I found the perfect
itself was exemplary – light, fluffy, smooth –         don’t see much anymore at the high-end restau-      fryer basket, and prepare it accordingly. The        denouement, Chocolate Mint Sorbet ($3),
I found the sauce to be a little sour and over-        rants. Fresh greens come with shaved red onion,     mashed potatoes are top notch, as is the house-      served in a shot glass with a tiny spoon. Rich
powering, probably the reason I could not              grape tomatoes and signature housemade dress-       made chicken gravy.                                  and thick, cold and minty, I still only ate half
detect the drizzled black truffle oil, the reason      ings. The feta and dill dressing was my favorite,       A lunch visit’s cheeseburger ($9, $11 with       of it, but it was perfect. A perfect ending.
I ordered the dish.                                    and worked well with 42nd Street’s croutons,        bacon) was pretty good, with quality beef                Everyone, from the owners and servers, to
    Also suffering from powerful flavors was the       which are sweetened by baking with hazelnut         (though too thin to be cooked to temperature         the unimposing bussers, make you feel wel-
Cream of Tomato, Dill and Bleu Cheese Soup             syrup. But this sweetness proved too much           with any success), very good aged Tillamook          come and special at the 42nd Street Café, and
($4 and $7). There is no subtlety to this soup;        when combined with the honey and celery seed        cheddar and bacon. But I was hoping for a            that more than redeems the couple of dishes that
it punches you right in the tongue.                    dressing.                                           housemade bun. Though there is a certain             didn’t enthuse me.
    The Clam Chowder ($4 and $7), on the                   Seafood Pasta Pappardelle ($26) is a fan-       charm to hand-cut, fresh french fries, they are                                         — The Mouth
other hand, is fantastic – your standard New           tastic dish. Everyone knows that fresh pasta is     frequently only fried once, leaving them limp                            mouth@coastweekend.com

12 / April 29-May 5, 2010 / Coast Weekend
                                                          NA S E L L E ,                 adults and $4 for students.                    Frederic, a pirate apprentice; Karli     mundt, Kendra Leeland and Abby
They are the                                          Wash. — The
                                                      Naselle High
                                                                                             The “Pirates of Penzance Jr.” is
                                                                                         presented through special arrange-
                                                                                                                                        Nelson as Ruth, a pirate maid-of-
                                                                                                                                        all-work; Alan Erickson as the Major
                                                                                                                                                                                    The pirate crew includes Johnathon
very model                        School Drama Club presents “Pirates
                                  of Penzance Jr.,” with lyrics and book
                                                                                         ment and all authorized performance
                                                                                         materials are supplied by Music The-
                                                                                                                                        General; Kyle Mullins as the Pirate
                                                                                                                                        King; J.P. Cooley as the sergeant; and
                                                                                                                                                                                 Hines, Nathan Carlson, Kai Leach,
                                                                                                                                                                                 J.P. Cooley, Trevin Leeland, Cramer
                                  by Sir William Gilbert and music                       atre International.                            Cramer Smith as Samuel.                  Smith, Austin Burkhalter, Jesus Mar-
of a major                        by Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan, as
                                  presented on Broadway by the New
                                                                                             Director is Barb Swanson, chore-
                                                                                         ographers are Emily Gudmundsen
                                                                                                                                            The Major General’s daughters are
                                                                                                                                        played by Rachel Underwood, Cassie
                                                                                                                                                                                 tinez and Austin Smith.
                                                                                                                                                                                    The police, or ‘Keystone’ Cops,
Naselle                           York Shakespeare Festival. Doors
                                  open at 6 and curtain is at 7 p.m. Fri-
                                                                                         and Abby Zimmerman, set designer
                                                                                         is Patty Crawford, costume design-
                                                                                                                                        Van Dusen and Abigail Bennett; with
                                                                                                                                        S avannah Zimmermann, Mary
                                                                                                                                                                                 include Jessica Keeley, Aaron Davall,
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musical                           May 1, 7 and 8 at the Naselle High                     tant is Kelsi Nelson.                          Saari, Grace Zimmerman, Kaila            Zimmerman, Calvin Zimmerman and

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                                                                                                                                                                         Coast Weekend / April 29-May 5, 2010 / 13
 this week’s events
May 4
                     PageTurners Book Discussion, 2 to 4 p.m.,
                     Ocean Park Timberland Library, 1308 256th
                     Place, Ocean Park, Wash., (360) 665-4184,
                                                                             Spring Unveiling
                     www.trlib.org, free, for adults. The selection is
                     “American Gospel: God, the Founding Fathers
                     and the Making of a Nation,” by Jon Meacham.
                     French or Italian Discussion Group, 7 p.m.,
                                                                                                                     Gallery details
                     Raven and Finch Wine Bar Café, 215 Howerton
                     Way, Ilwaco, Wash., (360) 642-7009, www.raven-                      CANNON BEACH — The artists and                   White Bird Gallery.
                     andfinchwine.com. Discussion group alternates                    community of Cannon Beach welcome every-                The weekend also includes the fourth annual Sculp-
                     between French and Italian; call for schedule.                   one to the 10th annual Spring Unveiling Fri-        ture Without Walls, with this year’s entries at different
                                                                             day, April 30, through Sunday, May 2.                        locations around town. Voting for the people’s choice
Wednesday            Open Sewing, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Home-                Participants include Bronze Coast Gallery, Cannon         of the three finalists starts at 10 a.m. Saturday and Sun-
                     spun Quilts, 108 10th St., Astoria, (503) 325-          Beach Gallery, DragonFire Gallery, George Vetter             day.
May 5                3300          or        ( 800)         298- 3177,       FotoArt, Haystack Gallery, Icefire Glassworks, Jeffrey           For more Spring Unveiling information and a
                     www.homespunquilt.com, free. Bring your pro-            Hull Gallery, Modern Villa Gallery, Northwest By             detailed event schedule, visit www. cannon-
                     jects and join in. Wendy and Lydia will help solve      Northwest Gallery, Primary Elements Gallery and              beach.net/springunveiling
                     quilt-related problems you might have.
                     Sit and Stitch, 1 to 3 p.m., and 6:30 to 8:30
                     p.m., Custom Threads, 1282 Commercial St.,                Cannon Beach Gallery                  lowed by two drawings at 6 p.m. for       oils to fine art photographs.
                                                                                                                     signed giclees of the winners’ pre-           Lillian Pitt will be at the gallery
                     Astoria, (503) 325-7780. Bring your hand stitch-
                                                                                During the 10th annual Spring        selected choices. The winner does         at 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 30, to
                     ing project (any kind) and join in. Not a class,
                                                                             Unveiling, Cannon Beach Gallery         not need to be present for the first      talk about the petroglyph motif in
                     but help and advice available. No fee and no
                                                                             will host a two-person show by          drawing, but does need to be present      her masks and sculptures. Pitt is a
                     need to sign up.
                                                                             Oregon artists Carol Riley and R.       for the second. Following the draw-       finalist in the fourth annual Sculp-
                     Student Art Exhibit Opening Reception, 5
                                                                             Keaney Rathbun titled “Birds of a       ings will be a champagne recep-           ture Without Walls contest. Bronze
                     to 7 p.m., Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broad-
                                                                             Feather.” The show will run from        tion.                                     sculptor Ann Fleming will be fea-
                     way, Seaside, (503) 738-6742, free. Art stu-
                                                                             April 29 through May 31, with an           Sunday morning send-off is from        tured at 4:30 p.m., followed by
                     dents from Seaside High School will have cur-
                                                                             opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m.      11 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 2, with             photographer Christopher Burkett
                     rent works on display, in drawing, sculpture,
                                                                             Saturday, May 1.                        croissants and orange juice. At noon      at 5 p.m., with his “Luminous
                     pottery and design.
                                                                                Riley is known for her rich          there will be an unveiling of the         Landscapes.”
                     T-SPOT Knit Night, 6 to 9 p.m., T-SPOT
                                                                             watercolors of birds and botanicals.    third and final piece of the weekend.         Starting at noon Saturday, May
                     Yarn, Teas and Chocolates, 144 Laneda Ave.,
                                                                             A passionate gardener, her studio       Signed postcards of “Moon Bike”           1, the gallery will showcase furni-
                     Manzanita, (503) 368-7768. Knit, crochet, felt,
                                                                             opens into a walled garden, the         will be given to the first 10 requests.   ture maker and sculptor J. R. Moyer,
                     embroider, spin or just chat. This isn’t a class, but
                                                                             source of inspiration for many paint-      George Vetter FotoArt is located       followed by plein air oil painter
                     just a fun time with friends and neighbors.
                                                                             ings.                                   at 231 N. Hemlock St. For more            Eric Jacobsen and assemblage sculp-
                     Contemporary Fiction Book Club Meeting,
                                                                                Rathbun is a print maker and         information, call (503) 739-1415 or       tor Nelson Davis at 3:30 p.m. At 6
                     6:30 p.m., Seaside Public Library, 1131 Broad-
                                                                             sculptor from Portland. His mixed       (503) 701-8232 or visit GeorgeVet-        p.m. there will be a reception and
                     way, Seaside, (503) 738-6742, www.seaside-
                                                                             media sculptures and screen prints      terFotoArt.com                            benefit for the food bank for a $5
                     library.org, free, open to the public. Call or drop
                                                                             are whimsical creations that repre-                                               donation, featuring Sineann Win-
                     in at the library to learn the selection.
                     Spinning Circle, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Asto-          sent a naive spirit embracing the             Haystack Gallery                    ery and jazz and blues guitar by
                                                                             moments that make up a life.                                                      Bobcat Bob.
                     ria Fiber Arts Academy, 1296 Duane St., Asto-
                                                                                A one-act play will be performed         Haystack Gallery will feature new         Rounding out the weekend will
                     ria, (971) 235-7164, www.astoriafiberarts.com,
                                                                             in the Cannon Beach Gallery over        works by numerous artists during          be sculptor Georgia Gerber at 12:30
                     free. Bring your spinning wheel and join in.
                                                                             Spring Unveiling weekend. “After        the annual Spring Unveiling week-         p.m. Sunday, May 2. Gerber is also
                                                                             Magritte” is a Tom S toppard            end April 30 through May 2.               a finalist in Sculpture Without Walls
Thursday             Trivia Night, 6 to 8 p.m., The Ship Inn, No. 1
                                                                             comedic farce which is being pro-           Mike Smith, watercolorist from        and is known for her wildlife sculp-
                     Second St., Astoria, (503) 325-0033, $1 per
May 6                person per game.                                        duced and directed by Cannon Beach      Washington, will unveil new works         tures in downtown Portland. Oregon
                                                                             resident Merril Lynn Taylor. The        Friday, April 30, starting at 4 p.m.      Art Beat Viewers Choice artist Rob
                                                                             performances are free and open to the   There will be an artist’s reception       Wurzer will close the show at 1:30
                                                                             public and will fill up on a first      starting at 6 p.m.                        p.m.
                                                                             come, first seated basis. Perfor-           Unveilings start at 1 p.m. Sat-           Northwest By Northwest Gallery
                                                                             mances are at 4:30, 8:30 and 9:30       urday, May 1, with steel sculptor         is located at 232 N. Spruce St. For

          Please Join Our Celebration                                        p.m. Friday, April 30; 3, 8:30 and
                                                                             9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 1; and
                                                                                                                     Eric Langeliers showing outside the
                                                                                                                     gallery and Canadian artist Huibert
                                                                                                                                                               more information, call (503) 436-
                                                                                                                                                               0741 or (800) 494-0741 or log on
              At:                                                            4:30 and 5:30 p.m. Sunday, May 2.       VanDrimmelen showing new can-             to www.nwbynwgallery.com
                                                                                The Cannon Beach Gallery is          vases inside.
                                                                             located at 1064 S. Hemlock St. For          There will be watercolors by          Primary Elements Gallery

                                                                             more information, go to                 English artist Sue Howells at 10
             It’s         th                2000 - 2010
                                                                             www.cannonbeacharts.org or call         a.m. Sunday, May 2, as well as               Wood painted and sculpted pan-
                                                                             (503) 436-0744.                         collaborative works by Oregon             els, three-dimensional carvings and
            Our                                                                                                      artists Lynn Bishop and Melinda           fine furniture crafted from old-
                                                                                George Vetter FotoArt                Cowdery.                                  growth redwood are on display at
                               • Balloons for the kids                                                                   Haystack Gallery is located at        Primary Elements Gallery. The
                                                                                Spring Unveiling at George Vet-      183 N. Hemlock St. For more infor-        wood sculptor is Jim Barton of
                                • Cake • Giveaways                                                                   mation, call (503) 436-2547 or visit      Pudding River Wood Carving Stu-
                                                                             ter FotoArt offers three unveiling
                                                                                                                     www.haystackgallery.com                   dios near Portland. The gallery
                                     All Day 10-5                            events, three drawings, a reception
                                                                             and a Sunday send-off. Images will                                                invites the public to meet and talk
                                 SATURDAY, MAY 1ST                                                                    Northwest by Northwest                   with the artist during Spring Unveil-
                                                                             be on display at the Village Centre
                                   ILWACO HARBOUR VILLAGE                    downstairs gallery and upstairs in              Gallery                           ing, Friday, April 30, and Saturday,
                                      Waterfront Port of Ilwaco              Arriba Gallery.                                                                   May 1. In addition, Stephen Graham
                                      360-642-7667                              The first unveiling and drawing         During Cannon Beach’s Spring           will be showing a three-dimensional
                                                                             takes place at 6 p.m. Friday, April     Unveiling, Northwest By North-            “shell scape,” along with paintings
                                                                             30. Then, at 4 p.m. Saturday, May       west Gallery will be showing every-
                                                                             1, there will be an unveiling, fol-     thing from wildlife sculptures to               Continued on Page 18

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                                                                      coastal life
A good fishing trip doesn’t necessarily include fish
          For Coast Weekend

              Photos by

      unrise broke atop Mt. St.
      Helens in a delicate blaze of
      salmon-flesh pinks. Under
us, the Columbia River ebbed in a
sinuous flow, as fast and strong
as stampeding silver stallions. I
was busy smearing anchovy scent
onto a shiny fluorescent flatfish,
and stopped for a second, search-
ing for word or image to define
the big river and its landscape.
Here, off a sandy beachhead on
Puget Island, in the middle of the
Columbia: umami. That word came
to mind, a meld of friends, places,              Fishing boats gather on the Columbia River in hopes of landing a spring run chi-                  A friendly fellow fisherman proudly
                                                 nook salmon. A snow-covered Mt. St. Helens looms in the background near                           displays the prize of the day, a spring
lovely moments, and, well, perfect                                                                                                                 run chinook salmon.
                                                 Puget Island.
   I was under the expectation that we
would soon catch the elusive spring-run
chinook, the tastiest salmon of all. Catch
it and later prepare the succulent red
flesh, simply, quickly and splendidly.

 I was under the expectation
that we would soon catch the
  elusive spring-run chinook,
   the tastiest salmon of all.
                                                 Gossip, political forays and tall tales danced
                                                 between the watercraft. We ate paté sand-
   That didn’t exactly happen, but a human       wiches with provolone, and devoured two
can dream, unfettered by reality. “If wishes     thermos bottles full of black coffee. Still no
were horses, then beggars could ride.” That      fish.
was my father speaking, not a prescient              The sun rose higher in the sky, a bluebird
man, but wise. And I was fishing with my         day, for sure. No strikes. Talk turned to
younger brother Jeff, a fine attorney who        health care – there certainly was no resolu-
should have been a fishing guide. The man        tion here. But friends can argue and stay
is at-one with nature.                           friends, and perhaps we learned from each
   The morning began as night: dark as the       other. The boat behind us netted a lovely six-
fur of a mink. Four in the morning, a pot of     pound hen. We were all happy to see the
black coffee and an hour’s drive to the busy     activity. Along the beach, the tide was expos-   A fisherman checks his gear as the afternoon warms and the Columbia rolls on,
port of Cathlamet, Wash. – that was our          ing more and more sand. Pewter-hued drift        its currents ebbing.
destination. In the same darkness, I managed     logs dotted the tidal landscape. Two more
to scratch the side of my brother’s car on the   eagles flew overhead. We ate another sand-
edge of a parked boat trailer. The place was     wich.                                            The beheaded mountain was                        sunlight.
like a busy airport. Jeff was forgiving. I was       The beheaded mountain was striking in           striking in the sunlight.                         A herd of elk meandered across a verdant
chagrinned. In another 30 minutes we             the sunlight. I couldn’t help but remember                                                        pasture. We stopped and watched. Now the
dropped anchor, baited the lines and began       climbing to the summit of the perfect dome,      ing home a high-pitched racket that threat-      sky turned leaden. By the time we reached
to wait, a fisherman’s ultimate fate.            years ago, before the eruption. Then, the        ened the Zen-calm of currents: the river,        Willapa Bay, the rain began to drop, first in
                                                 climb was arduous, the vista stunning. On        breeze in cottonwoods and a new cooler           lean intermittent drops, and then, the full
The morning began as night:                      such a morning, human potential seemed           wind that began to pulse from the west.          meal deal. We didn’t mind. We had been
                                                 undaunted. This morning glowed with that            Clouds were scudding upriver as we            fishing together, brothers and friends. Sit-
  dark as the fur of a mink.                     same optimism. Nature can do that. So can        pulled anchor. Back at the docks, a game         ting in our boat, I had imagined the Chinook
                                                 the promise of salmon.                           officer informed us that 30 salmon had been      people, in their handsome cedar craft, talk-
    While we waited, we talked. An eagle             We began to peel off extra layers of         caught and registered that day. We didn’t feel   ing, laughing, bragging. The river ebbing or
soared overhead, its wingspan certainly close    clothes, protection against a spring frost       unlucky. We felt blessed. Driving home,          flooding. Multitudes of eagles and geese. A
to six feet. The cottonwoods were blooming,      that never materialized. The wind sauntered      my brother kept spouting effusively about the    Swainson hawk, gyrating in wide sky circles,
announcing, as they do, the arrival of spring-   from the east. The water was smooth and          natural beauty of the valleys we crisscrossed    rising with the updraft. Soaring. Soaring.
time. Yes, it was cold in dawn’s early light.    consoling. But no fish. No matter, the fish-     as we drove toward the Peninsula: Grays,             Suddenly, I didn’t have to imagine anoth-
More boats arrived, including a boyhood          ermen were happy. Happy except for the           Deep River and Naselle, lush with early          er time and place. The moment was ours,
friend from South Bend, Wash. We tied our        whine of four-wheeled ATVs racing along the      spring growth, three rivers snaking through,     ours to share, here and now, and so close to
boats together and fished off the sterns.        beach opposite us, those engines hammer-         spangling like a silver chain burnished by       home.

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                  The New York Times Magazine Crossword Puzzle
                            MONUMENTAL ACHIEVEMENT                                                                1      2       3      4      5              6      7      8       9         10         11   12   13   14         15    16   17   18
                     BY ELIZABETH C. GORSKI / EDITED BY WILL SHORTZ                                               19                                          20                                         21                        22

      When this puzzle is done, the seven circled letters can be arranged to spell a common                       23                                   24                                           25                       26
  word, which is missing from seven of the clues, as indicated by [ ]. Connect the seven
  letters in order with a line and you will get an outline of the object that the word names.                     27                                   28                                           29                                   30

  ACROSS                     transport from the               Under the ___”           26 Genesis landing         31                           32                                   33        34                             35    36
  1 Tubs                     Bronx to Coney Island            115 “___ Death”          site
  6 Dead                     61 Throat soother                (Grieg movement)         32 “I love,” in Latin                            37                           38     39                                          40
  11 Large amount            63 Like clogs                    116 Flat storage place   33 Tizzy
                                                                                                                  41     42      43                                  44                                            45
  15 Imported cheese         65 After, in Avignon             117 Headless             34 “Krazy” one
  19 Tribe of Israel         66 Paris attraction              Horseman, e.g.           36 Financial inst.         46                                   47     48                                    49   50   51                         52   53   54
  20 Resident of a           that features a [ ]              118 Way: Abbr.           that bought PaineWeb-
  country that’s 97%         69 Passes over                   119 Larry who            ber in 2000                55                    56     57                                             58                                   59
  mountains and desert       70 Football shoes                played Tony in           38 Upper hand
  21 Sailor’s direction      72 Nervousness                   “West Side Story”        39 “I’m impressed!”               60                                                 61      62                                  63   64
  22 “Here I ___             73 Low clouds                    120 Compost units        40 At ___ for words
  Worship” (contem-          75 Fannie ___                    121 Professional grps.   41 Suffix with con-        65                                          66     67                                            68        69
  porary hymn)               (some investments)                                        tradict                    70                                   71            72                                            73   74
  23 [ ]                     76 Prenatal proce-               DOWN                     42 Nutritional regi-
  27 Fling                   dures, informally                1 Almanac tidbits        men                        75                                   76     77                                              78                                   79
  28 English connec-         78 [ ]                           2 “Give it ___”          43 Parts of some
  tions                      80 Coast Guard                   3 “___ Foolish           Mediterranean              80                           81                                                   82   83                              84
  29 “Le Déjeuner            rank: Abbr.                      Things” (1936 hit)       orchards
  des Canotiers,” e.g.       81 Snow fall 82                  4 Deems worthy           47 French pronoun                                85                                                    86                             87    88
  30 You may get a           Run ___ of                       5 Canadian-born          48 Exists no more
                                                                                                                  89     90      91                                  92     93      94                             95   96
  charge out of it           84 Willy who                     hockey great             49 High: Lat.
  31 Gwen who sang           wrote “The Con-                  6 Walter of “Star        50 It doesn’t hold         97                                          98                                                   99                    100 101 102
  “Don’t Speak,” 1996        quest of Space”                  Trek”                    water
  33 Top of a moun-          85 Whites or col-                7 “Diary of ___          51 1980s Chrysler          103                          104 105                                                   106 107                   108
  tain?                      ors, e.g.                        Housewife”               debut
  35 Saintly glows           86 NASA’s ___                    8 Crash sites?           52 April first?            109                   110                                                   111 112                        113
  37 [ ]                     Research Center                  9 Prefix with sex        53 Double-crosser
                                                                                                                  114                                  115                                    116                            117
  41 Leaving for             87 Trumpet                       10 Cookie holder         54 Payroll stub IDs
  44 “Go on!”                89 [ ] that was the              11 Seattle’s ___         56 Fields                  118                                  119                                    120                            121
  45 “A pity”                creation of an archi-            Field                    57 History
  46 Charles, for one        tect born 4/26/1917              12 Like some cell        58 Covered walk-
  47 Very friendly           97 Humdingers                    growth                   ways                        74 Bygone daily                        Rock”                                     tles, maybe              105 Neighbor of
  (with)                     98 Atomic centers                13 Part of a Virgin      59 Joltin’ Joe              MTV series, infor-                     85 Baton Rouge sch.                       92 Kind of romance       Sask.
  49 Start of a              99 Mozart’s birth-               Atlantic fleet           61 “Thin Ice” star          mally                                  86 “Wheel of For-                         93 Least friendly        106 Mrs. Dithers of
  famous J.F.K. quote        place                            14 Prefix with           Sonja                       77 Clapped and                         tune” purchase                            94 Valley                “Blondie”
  52 Price part: Abbr.       103 Network that                 monde                    62 Bars from the            shouted, e.g.                          87 Wanna-___                              95 House keepers         107 Run before Q
  55 [ ]                     airs “WWE Raw”                   15 “Let’s ___!”          refrigerator                78 “___ fan tutte”                     (imitators)                               96 Knitting loop         110 Ballpark fig.
  58 Pizza orders            104 Breakdown of                 16 Composer              64 “___, is it I?”          79 Ophthalmolo-                        88 They’re nuts                           100 Some have forks      111 Brown, e.g.:
  59 Glossy black            social norms                     Shostakovich             65 Tip-top                  gist’s study                           89 Sitting areas,                         101 How some peo-        Abbr.
  birds                      106 Naval officer:               17 Like Berg’s           67 Pinup boy                81 Anatomical                          slangily?                                 ple solve crosswords     112 Chemical suffix
  60 New York City           Abbr.                            “Wozzeck”                68 “___ Wood                cavities                               90 How rain                               102 Singer/actress       113 Spanish Mrs.
   Answers on                108 Bop                          18 Williams of TV        sawed wood” (start          82 Both: Prefix                        forests grow                              Karen of Broad-
                             109 [ ]                          24 Smallville girl       of a tongue twister)        83 Tina of “30                         91 Bells and whis-                        way’s “Nine”
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       Ideas                            CONCRETE FINISHER               Dump Truck drivers for truck       Under the Big Top Toys Year                Sale                          Unfurnished                         Unfurnished
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                                                                                                                                                wonderful view. Water meter                                            Waterfront Management
                                      and watch them grow. Must                                                                                                                   smoking/pets W/S/G+satellite
                                                                                                                                                and septic approval. $125K.                                                  503-738-2021
Bank of Astoria is looking to         pass a criminal background            MOBILITY ASSISTANT              80 Work Wanted                         Call (503) 325-3368
                                                                                                                                                                                  paid. $550/month + deposit.
                                      check and drug screen. Apply                                                                                                                (503)325-4951 Evenings.
  add a motivated customer                                              Sunset Empire Transportation            *JIM’S LAWN CARE*                                                                                    Studio Apartment $500 &
  service focused Branch              in person today at 326 SE           District     is      accepting       *Brush Clearing *Lawns                                                                                  Large 2 bedroom $650
                                                                                                                                                                                 Astoria:230 5th St, 3-bedroom,
  Manager to join our team in         Marlin Ave, Warrenton, OR           applications for a Mobility              *Shrubs *Hauling            180 Manufactured                   emaculate, warm & bright,            vaulted    ceilings, on-site
  Seaside, OR. If you have                                                Assistant. Clerical duties,          *Gutter & Storm Cleanup                                                                                 laundry, off street parking,
  management experience in               Food Service Helper -            Computer knowledge of                     (503)325-2445                   Homes                         W/D, wood floors, gas heat,
                                                                                                                                                                                  must see to appreciate. Top-         822 Necanicum, Seaside, by
  banking, we want to talk to                 Temporary                   Word & Excel, ability to                 Free Estimates                                                                                      appointment.
                                       Warrenton Grade School                                                                                  In park, 1988 single wide, 2       street level. (503)338-9153
  you!     We       offer    our                                          assist with the interview                                                                                                                         Income property
  employees:                         Temporary position for May &         process,               become                                          bedroom, 2 bath, enclosed                                                      management
      Competitive wage,               June 2010 and Sept 2010 to          knowledgeable of the bus             120 Money to                      sun room, no pets, $17,900.          For Rent in Tillamook
                                                                                                                                                                                           SMOKE FREE                         (503)325-3072
                                      June 2011 a 6.25 hour per                                                                                  (503)632-3552
      Great medical benefits
including Paid Time Off and           day Food Service Helper
                                                                          system and services, and
                                                                          frequent public interaction
                                                                                                                   Lend                                                                   Secure Building
                                                                                                                                                                                             1 bedroom
             401(K),                  position. 6:00 a.m. to 12:45
                                      p.m.-5 days per week.
                                                                          necessary.      PT w/ partial    Bank cut your credit line?
                                                                                                                                                 205 Condos for                           NOHA Accepted                    220 Plexes
    Requirements The ideal                                                benefits, hours flexible, and     Private founds, secured. For                                                  Near Downtown
                                      Salary per OSEA Contract                                                                                                                                                           2 Bedroom, 4-Plexs in
      candidate will have:
      •Banking management             with benefits.
                                                                          valid drivers license. $12.00-
                                                                          $13.18 DOE.
                                                                                                            business /property owners.
                                                                                                            Mortgage 101. (541)921-0848
                                                                                                                                                      Rent                                  $525 Month                           Warrenton
                                                                                                                                                                                       ALL UTILITIES PAID                All appliances included!
          experience,                Applications available at the       To apply go to our website                                                                                       On-site Laundry
                                                                                                                                               Astoria: Cannery Lofts / Pier                                           Jim McNeeley Real Estate
        •Ability to train and           WHSD #30 District Office,            www.ridethebus.org or                                                                                           Must be 58
     develop employees,                820 S.W. Cedar, Warrenton        pick up an application at the         150 Homes for                     39: Studio $1050 /month!
                                                                                                                                                W/S/G paid, gas paid, tenant          or disabled at any age
                                         or call (503) 861-2281.
  •Strong customer service
             skills                    Closing date: Open Until
                                                                            Astoria Transit Center at
                                                                                900 Marine Drive.
                                                                                                                  Sale                          pays electric, washer/dryer,            Info and application
                                                                                                                                                                                       Call 503-861-3652 or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Astoria Triplex: 2 bedroom,
                                                                                                                                                beautifully furnished. No                                             appliances included, W/D
         Please go to:                         Filled. EOE.               Closes on April 30. 2010.        Beautiful “Almost New “ Lived        Pets. Call for details                                                hook-up, great location, off
   www.columbiabank.com                                                                                     in 2 months 2-bedroom,                    Beach Property
      for a complete job             FULL & PART TIME clothing                                              office,    2-bath, 2-garage,                                                                              street parking. No pets/no-
                                                                         MTCE ASSISTANT & FUEL                                                       Management, Inc.
   description as well as the         sales people needed for our                                           fenced yard, A/C heat pump,                                                                               smoking.      $700    month
                                                                                   ATTENDANT                                                           (503)738-9068
   process for completing an          Seaside & Cannon Beach                                                granite, Shop 24X34, custom
                                                                                                                                                                                    EQUAL HOUSING                     (503)325-4901
                                                                        Port of Astoria is accepting                                                                                OPPORTUNITY

  application. Or stop by the         stores. Must be available           applications for a part-time      quality, 93005 LaBeck Rd.
     Seaside, OR Branch to            weekends. Please apply in                                                                                             Spacious                                                 Astoria: 2 bedroom, 1 bath,
                                                                          maintenance assistant and a       Premium       Area $255,900                                          UPGRADING your stereo? Sell
            pickup an                 person at Ter Har’s, 27                                                                                        Seaside Oceanview:                                               riverview, new carpet, W/D
                                                                          part-time fuel attendant. Pre-    (503)791-7324 OWNER WILL                                              the used equipment fast, by
          application.                Broadway in Seaside.                                                                                       2 bedroom, 2 bath, jacuzzi,                                          hook-ups, No pets/smoking,
                                                                          employment drug screen            CARRY!                                                                listing it in the Daily Astorian
 Columbia Bank is an Equal                                                                                                                       fully furnished, large open                                          $650/month. (503)325-5770
                                                                          mandatory.                                                               kitchen, dining family, gas    classified section. Call 325-
     Opportunity Employer            GEARHART         GROCERY      is     Applications available at        Buyers, looking for a fixer upper                                      3211 today!
                                                                                                             to create your dream home?             log fireplace, elevators,                                        Astoria: Nice large duplex, 2
                                      immediately        hiring   an             Port of Astoria                                                    covered parking, secure
         Cashier/Clerk                                                            422 Gateway                 This can be done with an                                           Charming Duplex for Rent at          bedroom, country kitchen,
                                      experienced        full   time                                                                                building, South Seaside                                           fireplace, laundry, Hwy 101
Accepting     application  for        employee for deli and cash                  Ave, Astoria                  FHA renovation loan.                                              1215 Irving St., Astoria in a
                                                                                                             Minimum 620 credit score.         For Sale for $330,000 or lease                                         Business.         $765/month.
 honest,       friendly,  self        register work. Apply in the        (503) 325-4521 or online @                                              for $1500 month + deposits.      beautiful neighborhood with
 motivated individual for a                                             rfahrney@portofastoria.com          Call Shelly (503)738-7230 or                                          river view. Backyard and            (503)325-2405
                                      mornings at the Gearhart                                                                                        Call (509)427-4449.
 full-time position. Starting         Grocery, 599 Pacific Way,                      . Closes                    Lisa (503)298-0958                                               patio. 2 bedroom and 1 bath
                                                                                                              John L Scott Real Estate          dsrealtyadvisors@gmail.com                                           Charming      Central   Astoria
 pay $9.40 per hour with              Gearhart, Oregon; or call Mike             April 30, 2010                                                                                   unit    renting      for $800
 advancement opportunities.                                                                                                                                                       monthly,       utilities   not      duplex, spacious 2 bedroom 1
                                      or Jill at (503)738-7312.                                                                                DUST off the old pool table and                                        bath units, huge private
 Free employment screening                                                                                 Home Owners, need to sell your       sell it with a classified ad.     included. Tons of storage,
 required.                                                                                                  fixer? Get paid at closing                                            garage for parking, laundry         storage w/laundry, large yard,
                                              HEY KIDS!                                                                                                                                                               pet       friendly.     $750-
  Applications available at          Want to earn some extra $$.                                            without making any repairs.                                           hook-ups. $900 security
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      $795/month. 1(503)421-2251.
   Bud’s RV in Gearhart or
         send resume to
                                      Deliver The Daily Astorian.                                           Your home could qualify for a
                                                                                                            FHA Renovation Loan.
                                                                                                                                                210 Apartments,                   deposit required. For more
                                                                                                                                                                                  information     please    call
                                      We have routes available
           Bud’s RV                   now in Astoria, Warrenton,                NOW HIRING
                                                                                                            Call Shelly (503)738-7230 or          Unfurnished                     (503)741-0683                      Seaside:Large 2 bedroom, 1.5
    4412 Hwy. 101 North               and Hammond.                                                               Lisa (503)298-0958                                                                                   bath, 2 story, W/D hookups,
     Gearhart, OR 97138                                                           In Seaside                   John L Scott Real Estate                2 & 3 Bedroom
                                      Call Steve 503-325-3211 x                                                                                                                                                       carport & storage, near
                                                                                 Looking for:                                                            AVAILABLE               HAMMOND -- WARRENTON
                                      233                                                                                                                                                                             beach/town. $750/month. Call
                                                                               Store Manager               The local market is swamped                Energy Efficient,          2 bedroom, 2 bath apartments         Lorri (503)738-8863. Available
     WE DELIVER!                                                                (32-40K/year)               with     homes     for   sale.            with patio or deck                 available now,               4/1.
                                         Housekeepers Wanted                                                Experienced          BUYERS’               No Pets Please                  Columbia Pointe
Please leave a light on or install                                      Looking for a competitive           BROKERS will help sort out                 Warrenton Area                     Apartments.                Small duplex, 2 bedroom
                                     Family of small boutique hotels      leader with management
  motion detector lights to make       is now hiring housekeeping                                           the right one for you. No fees             BIRCH COURT                     500 Pacific Drive.             apartment,     all    utilities
    your carrier’s job easier.                                            experience in fast paced          or commissions for buyers on               (503)861-1296                 $600 month + deposit.            included, $750 month. NOHA
                                       staff.    Pleasant    working      retail or automotive field.
            Thanks!                    environment. Part time off-                                          listed properties. Call Pete                  BAYVIEW                   No Pets (503) 791-3703            approved.    Call  Women’s
                                       season, full time high-                                              and Janet at Astoria Real                   (503)861-3721            www.yournextrental.com/10802         Resource Center at (503)325-
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                                      Clatsop County, 30 hours a         have you as part of our
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                                      painting,     drywall,    and            (503)738-3839
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                                      Must have your own tools.
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                                                                                                                                                                                              Coast Weekend / April 29-May 5, 2010 / 17
      coast weekend                                                                                        this week’s youth events                                                 Spring
       classifieds                                                                                         Saturday
                                                                                                           May 1
                                                                                                                               May Day Sail Away, noon, Astoria Aquatic
                                                                                                                               Center, 1997 Marine Drive, Astoria, (503) 325-
                                                                                                                               7027, www.swimastoria.com, general admission
                                                                                                                               plus $1, no extra charge for pass holders. Build
                                                                                                                               a boat to float the mighty Horseshoe River. Boat
      220 Plexes                     260 Commercial                       400 Misc Wanted                                      building starts at noon and the boats set sail at        Gallery details
Warrenton: Luxury duplex, w/2            Rental                            CASH FOR CLUNKER'S                                  1 p.m.
 master suites, den, vaulted                                             Buying junk or running cars,
 ceiling, jet tub, powder room,     Astoria: 3925 Abbey Lane,               catalytic converters, old
 laundry room, storage room,         800 square feet and up.
 garage, covered patio, gas          Starting at $.50 square feet.
                                                                           tractors and metal of any
                                                                                       type                Monday              Museum Mates Program, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.,           Continued from Page 14
 fireplace, fenced Backyard, 3       (503)440-6945                                                                             Columbia River Maritime Museum, 1792 Marine
 bath,                   walk-in
                                                                               Ron’s Recycling
                                                                           Daytime: (720)891-8869          May 3               Drive, Astoria, (503) 325-2323, www.crmm.org,       and prints of shell themes.
 closets.$1150/month                Cafe, restaurant, retail or office    Evenings: (503)458-7210
 w/possible 12th month free.         space. For rent or lease,                                                                 free for museum members, free for nonmembers            There will be an artist’s reception
 Call Bill at (406)431-7275          downtown Long Beach Wa.             Wanted: scrap Metal, Small                            with paid museum admission. Children ages 3         from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday evening,
                                     (360)244-2720                        toLarge, pay $2 each for
                                                                          used                                                 through 5, accompanied by an adult, can learn       catered by Season’s Cafe. Drop by
     230 Houses,                    Gearhart: 2 units available:         batteries (503)839-4295                               about the maritime world through stories, songs,    and visit with all the gallery artists
     Unfurnished                     361 - 1265 square-feet                                                                    exhibit hunts and crafts.                           and enjoy poetry readings by Dis-
                                     commercial space $400 -
2000-square-feet townhouse in        $1250 a month.
                                                                              410 Musical                                                                                          trict 5 County Commissioner Bob
  Warrenton on the river.                 Beach Property
                                          Management Inc.
                                                                              Instruments                  Wednesday           Cinco de Mayo Celebration, 10 to 11 a.m.,           Mushen and Astoria’s own “fisher
  3/bedroom,           2.5/bath,
                                           (503) 738-9068                   TRADE UP MUSIC/PDX                                 Astoria Yacht Club, 1555 W. Marine Drive, Asto-     poet” Dave Densmore at 5 p.m.
  Option to purchase. No                                                       Buys used Musical           May 5               ria, (503) 325-7275, $6 per child. Children ages    Saturday, prior to the unveiling.
  smoking, small pets OK              Commercial shop for rent.                  Instruments,
  w/approval. (503)780-9008.           Various sizes available.                Daily, 11am-7pm!                                3 through 5 can enjoy fiesta crafts that might          Primary Elements Gallery is
                                        Very resonable terms                   4701 SE Division-                               include bright flags, a party sombrero and maybe    located at 172 N. Hemlock St. For
Astoria:     3       bedroom                (503)717-3729                       (503)236-8800
 apartment, 1 bath, pets upon                                            1834 NE Alberta-(503)335-8800                         even a Mexican hat dance. Ole!                      more information, call (503) 436-
 approval. $795                         Retail Spaces available                                                                                                                    0220       or      log       on      to
Astoria: 2 bedroom home
                                      in Gearhart. Hwy. Frontage           445 Garden &                    Thursday            Wacky Weird Science, 2 to 3 p.m., Astoria           www. cbgallerygroup. com/pri-
                                    (503)440-0182 (503)738-2082.
       (503)936-4625                                                      Lawn Equipment                                       Yacht Club, 1555 W. Marine Drive, Astoria,          mary.htm
Astoria: Room for rent nice      Retail/Office Suites City and BROWNSMEAD TURBO GRO                        May 6               (503) 325-7275, $6 each or $10 per month.
 view $400                        River views,150-4000 square Partially
       (503)515-9414              feet. All utilities paid. 818
                                                                                  dehydrated      dairy                        Class meets twice per month and each month has           White Bird Gallery
                                                                       compost. For the garden.
                                  Commercial St. (503)325-             $20/yard. Call by appointment                           a new theme. For children ages 6 through 10 with
Astoria: 3-bedroom, 2-bath,       7494
                                                                       (503)458-6821.                                          inquisitive minds who want to discover an appre-        During the 10th annual Spring
 great views, semi-finished
 basement, large fenced yard, Seaside:         40x60      Industrial                                                           ciation for science by doing fascinating yet sim-   Unveiling, White Bird Gallery will
 patio, off street parking, very  commercial space with 3 Riding mower Troy built 46” cu,
                                  phase tower, heated 12x14            t    bagger.     $700      OBO                          ple hands-on experiments.                           present new paintings by Christo-
 clean. $1250/month. Pets
                                  door, bathroom, $1200/month.         (503)755-0518
 welcomed (503)325-9055                                                                                                                                                            pher Mathie and Randall Tipton,
Ocean Cove Estates: 4 Space for lease. 3200 square                                                                                                                                 with unveilings starting at 4:30
                                                                               485 Pets &
  bedroom, 2.5 bath furnished
  reversed living home $1700
                                  feet, private parking, excellent
                                  visibility. 303 West Marine,                  Supplies                               Answers to this week’s puzzle                               p.m. and an opening reception at 5
  a month. Includes: sauna,       Astoria (503)458-6365
                                                                                                                                                                                   p.m. Saturday, May 1.
  gas fireplace, washer/dryer.                                        Beagle puppies, Great family                                                                                     Mathie’s signature style focuses
  Tenant pays utilities.                                                 dogs. $250 each. Call Pat         F   A   T S   O     K   A   P U T   S     C A   D      E D A M          on deconstructing images to their
        Beach Property
         Management Inc.
                                       285 RV/Trailer                           (503)298-0026
                                                                                                           A   S   H E   R     O   M   A N I   A     L E   E      A M T O          most important lines and organic
         (503)738-9068                    Space                      GARAGE SALES are big suc-
                                                                                                                                                                                   forms, capturing energetic move-
                                                                       cess when advertised in the         C   H   E E   R L   E   A   D I N G F     O R   M A    T I O N
                                 RV spaces, great lake front           classified ads!                                                                                             ment, emotion and shapes. Math-
Must See! Going fast, Travel       sites, 2 blocks to ocean,                                               T   O   S S     A   N   D   S     R E     N O   I R      T N T
  trailers to rent as low as       general      store,     laundry,                                                                                                                ie’s goal is to capture the essence of
  $395/month, lake front park,     restrooms                 onsite,     500 Boats for Sale                S   T   E F   A N   I         S K I C     A P     A    U R A E
  2 blocks to ocean, fishing in    Warrenton, OR, 1 Month
                                                                                                                                                                                   things, or as he states, “to stylize
  lake, general store, laundry,    Free, (503)861-1760.
                                                                     2006 18’ Rogue Scrambler, 50                    I   M A   G E     O N A D O     L L   A R    B I L L          forms into something more like
                                                                       and 8H-4 stroke less than
  restrooms              onsite,
                                                                       100-hours. Top, sides, back         O F     F T   O       D     O I T           A   L A    S                poetry.”
  Warrenton, (503)861-1760
                                                                       drop, depth finder, pole                                                                                        In this exhibition, Tipton uses
                                       WE DELIVER!                     holders, crab pot-puller, trailer   R O     I       T   I G     H T   A S     K N   O T      C T S
Seaview,     WA~       Charming Please leave a light on or install     with     load   guide.$16,750       Y O     G A   P O   S E         S L I     C E   S      D A W S          the landscape as a guiding orienta-
 private cabin. $550.00 +                                              (541)404-1860 Warrenton                                                                                     tion in his paintings, reducing the
                                  motion detector lights to make
 electric & garbage. No                                                                                      D     T R   A I   N       H O T T E     A     S L    I P O N
 smoking, Small pet OK.               your carrier’s job easier.     32 foot aluminum gill net boat                                                                                complexity of scene into bands of
 (503)902-2126                                 Thanks!                 with      Columbia      permit.     A P     R E   S     T H     E L O U V     R E     O    M I T S          color and gesture, inspired by the
                                     THE DAILY ASTORIAN                $21,000 or trade (503)338-
Seaside:Ranging from $450-                                             8072                                C L     E A   T S     U     N E A S E       S   T R    A T I            abstract expressionists. His com-
  $825,      1-2      bedrooms                                                                             M A     E S     A   M N     I O S         C A   R D    G A M E          positions challenge the relationship
  available. Call and ask about          295 Building                    520 Coml. Fishing                                                                                         between foreground and background
                                          Materials                                                        E N     S     F L   A K     E S   A F     O U   L        L E Y
        Beach Property
         Management Inc.
                                                                            Boat/Equip.                              L   O A   D           A M E     S       B    L A R E          as elements of light and depth cre-
         (503)738-9068           Salvage cedar posts and rails.
                                                                     Columbia River Gilnet permit,                                                                                 ate a degree of abstraction among
                                  6, 7 & 8 foot post are $7-8-9.
                                  10 and 8-feet rails at $8.00 &
                                                                       $7600, (503)325-3592                G   L   A S   S D   E S     I G N B Y     I M   P E    I                his recognizable scenes.
Warrenton area 2 bedroom, 1
 bath, basement with W/D          $6.50. (503)440-1871                                                     L   U   L U   S     N U     C L E I         A   U S    T R I A              White Bird Gallery is located at
 hookup, oil heat. $750 month,                                            535 Motorcycles                  U   S   A     A N   O M     I E     C     M D   R      C O N K          251 N. Hemlock St. For more
 no smoking/pets. 1st last,              300 Jewelry                     2003 1100CC Honda Shadow,                                                                                 information, call (503) 436-2681 or
 references       +    deposit.
 Available 5/16. (503)861-3470         Buying Gold, Silver, Old            10k miles, $4000 OBO            T   H   R E   E D   I M     E N S I O     N A   L S    H A P E
                                                                           (503)861-0563                                                                                           log on to www. whitebird-
                                      Watches & Antique Jewelry.                                           E   L   M S     A   S E     S   C D R     O M     R    I D E R
                                                                         2005 Motorcycles and Scooters,
  260 Commercial                        Astoria. 332 12th St.
                                                                           127 MPG, runs good, new
                                                                                                           S   Y   S T     K   E R     T   H E A     P S     A    S S N S
                                          Jonathon’s, LTD
                                                                           batteries. $450.00. (503)440-
      Rental                            Wednesday-Saturday

                                                                                                           FURNITURE • ART GALLERY
  20 OFFICE SPACES FOR                350 Appliances                     570 RVs & Travel                  COLLECTIBLES • ANTIQUES
           RENT                    Kenmore          Side-by-Side             Trailers                      HANDMADE RUGS
                                    Refridgerator, Water/Ice in
                                                                 New 5th wheel, 4-slide outs, 38-
                                    door, excellent condition,
         Various Sizes                                            feet, Big Country, Seaside

                                                                                                                           [ÉÅx \ÇàxÜ|ÉÜ
                                    $600. (503)738-3583
         Various Prices                                           Venice Rv Park. $45,000
      Will Remodel to Suit                                        OBO (907)347-8639
                                   380 Garage Sales
                                                                          590 Automobiles

     VanDusen Building                   OR
         1010 Duane                                                      1994 Chevy 4 door, low miles,
     Astoria OR 97103                          Seaside                     super condition, tune up, all
                                             Plant Sale,                   good. $1550. (503)440-1343
                                    Saturday and Sunday, May 1st
      Call (503)717-2012                  and 2nd, 8am-5pm.              2001 Chevy Malibu, 4 door,
                                      1950 Cooper St., Seaside             auto, 140k miles, $2200
                                    Low Prices and healthy plants.         (503)458-0926                                   1796 EXCHANGE ST. • 503-325-4146

18 / April 29-May 5, 2010 / Coast Weekend
   Astoria Music Festival
announces preview open house
            The Astoria Music Fes-             The program includes the North

        tival and the Liberty Theater      Coast Chorale, Denise Reed-
        invite the community to a          Hinds, conductor, with highlights
musical open house, previewing             from Mendelssohn’s “Elijah,” fea-
the 2010 Astoria Music Festival            turing baritone Deac Guidi; Mad-
and honoring the many volunteers           dox Dance Studio’s Little Ballet
who make it all possible.                  Theatre, Jeanne Maddox Peterson,                                                                Dannell Davis, DVM
    The afternoon event will be            director; Astoria Music Festival
hosted by Artistic Director Keith          All-Stars with Tchaikovsky’s                          Friendly, loving care for your:
Clark. Astoria Music Festival              “Music For Violin and Piano,”
artists will perform excerpts from         featuring Darin Qualls, violin and                  Dogs, cats, birds, rabbits, pocket pets,
the 2010 repertoire, including             Cary Lewis, piano; Grieg’s                             chickens, goats, sheep, exotics
scenes from Edvard Grieg’s “Peer           “Solveig’s Song” from “Peer
Gynt” and Alban Berg’s                     Gynt,” and popular highlights from                                  Pet cremation services:
“Wozzeck.” The concert’s per-              opera and Broadway, featuring
formers will be featured in this           Amy Hansen, soprano and Cary                             Private, respectful care of your pet’s remains
summer’s Astoria Music Festival            Lewis, piano. The concert con-                        State-of-the-art crematory • Fast turn-around time
productions. The concert will be           cludes with a reception for per-                                Large selection of urns available
held at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 2, at           formers, volunteers and audience in                                                                                                      SEASIDE’S LARGEST
the Liberty Theater, 1203 Com-             the McTavish Room of the Liber-            35109 HWY. 101 BUS.                     MON-FRI 8-5:30      Please call for an appointment       ART GALLERY
mercial St., and is free of charge.        ty Theater.                                 (near Miles Crossing)                  SAT 8AM-NOON
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                                                                                                                                                                                         Penne Erler-Boyd
                                                                                                                                                                                            Wayne Brown
                                                                                                                                                                                         Mel & Becky Clark
                                                                                                                                                                                               Tim Cook
                                                                                                                                                                                      Jim & Suzanne Derham
                                                                                                                                                                                             Elaine Fosse
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                Entrees                                                                Four weekends in May                                                                               Dave & Mary Hill
     Pepper Crusted Round Roast                                                                                                                                                          Jan & Art Herring
   Honey & Pineapple Glazed Pit Ham                         Breakfast Dishes           (May 7 through May 30)
                                                        Scrambled Eggs                                                                                                                    Sandy Holloway
      Oven Roasted Fried Chicken
             Fried Shrimp                            Bacon/Sausage Links               Fridays at 7:30pm                                                                                     Ron Jordan
                                             Waffles with Fresh Sliced Strawberries                                                                                                         Mark Kenny
             Side Dishes                           Biscuits & Sausage Gravy            Saturdays & Sundays                                                                                    Jack Leake
                                                           Fresh Fruit
  Garlic Mashed Potatoes/Fried Potatoes
  Rice Pilaf/Broccoli with Cheese Sauce
                                                                                       Matinees at 3:00pm                                                                                  Barbara Lester
                                                            Assorted Salads                                                                                                                Jean McKinney
           Glazed Baby Carrots                                                         Tickets are $15 each and available at:                                                              Mary Michalsky
                                                 Assorted Homemade Desserts            Okie’s Thriftway in Ocean Park                                                                     Quint Norlander
          Assorted Breads
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                  May – September, SummerFest Weekends
                  May 1st & 2nd, 60th Annual Loyalty Days
                  May 1st, Children’s Loyalty Parade & Blessing of the Fleet (Ilwaco, WA)
                  May 15th, 10th Annual Surf Perch Derby
                  May 28th – 30th, World’s Longest Garage Sale (Memorial Day Weekend)
                  June 12th, Beach to Chowder 10K Run/Half Marathon/5K Walk or Run
                  June 25th & 26th, 4th Annual Doggie Olympic Games
                  July 4th, Fireworks on the Beach
                  July 5th, Beach Clean Up Day
                  July 14th – 17th, 26th Annual SandSations
                  July 24th & 25th, 65th NPRA Sanctioned Rodeo
                  July 30th & 31st Jake the Alligator Man’s Birthday & Car Show
                  August 7th, Jake the Alligator Man’s Children’s Birthday Bash
                  August 16th – 22nd, 29th Annual Washington State International Kite Festival
                  October 8th – 9th, One Sky, One World Kite Carnival
                  November 5th – 7th, Cribbage Tournament
                  November 26th – 28th, Holidays at the Beach
                  December 31st, Fireworks at Midnight over the Ocean
                  March 25th – 27th, 2011, Bluegrass Festival

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