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“Out of Darkness” art exhibit at Saron Church

During Advent, Saron Lutheran Church will host an exhibition of visual art and writing that responds to the quiet, anticipatory aspects of the season. This show, “Out of Darkness,” showcases art and poetry which sets a reflective mood, serving as a place of rest and deeper contemplation in the midst of the hectic and sometimes superficial rush of holiday bustle.

The Senior Nutrition Program, conducted by the Coastal Community Action Program of Aberdeen, regularly serves lunches at noon at:

2015 Silver Screen Series Announced

The 7th St. Theatre has just announced their movie selections for 2015. The line up for the Silver Screen Classics features 17 movies from as long ago at 1931, “The Public Enemy” and spans through 1998 with “What Dreams May Come.” Currently the theatre is offering sponsorships of each movie throughout the 2015 calendar year for $50. With your $50 you also get 25 free movie passes to that movie. Selections include, “When Harry Met Sally,” (1989)“Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” (1968),“Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom” (1984) “Adventures of Robin Hood” (1938) “Music Man” (1962), “The Goonies” (1985), Hot August Frights, “The Public Enemy” (1931), “Willow” (1988), “Creature from the Black Lagoon” (1954), “Tremors” (1990), “Father Goose” (1964), “Die Hard” (1988), “Christmas Vacation” (1989), “Miracle on 34th Street” (1947).

Nothing New — The end of Prohibition on Grays Harbor

From 1916 to 1933, prohibition was the law of the land in Washington State. From fine Canadian whiskey to bathtub gin of questionable origins, bootleggers and rum runners managed to supply tipplers with liquid refreshments. The election of Franklin Delano Roosevelt brought an end to the “Great Experiment” and on Grays Harbor during the first weeks of wetness, the great demand was limited by a lack of supply. Here are some stories on the issue as reported by the Aberdeen Daily World in April, 1933.