Daniel Winkler, author of “Field Guides to Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest and California,” will be giving a presentation at the Coupeville Library next week. Winkler has spent many years traversing the globe in search of wild mushrooms such as the cantharellus, pictured above.  - Daniel Winkler photo

Mushroom expert to visit Whidbey libraries, share foraging tips

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 3:00PM

Daniel Winkler will be returning to Whidbey to give talks at island libraries next week. He will be presenting at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6 at the Coupeville Library and at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7 at the Oak Harbor Library. During the presentation, entitled “Choice Edible Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest and Beyond,” Winkler will discuss the best varieties to seek while foraging for wild mushrooms in the region.


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Kites take to the sky at Whidbey Island Kite Festival

  • Sep 23, 2015 at 5:00PM

The skies of Camp Casey were decorated with a vivid array of kites this weekend during the Whidbey Island Kite Festival.

Whidbey’s ‘No. 2’ attraction: New venture no drop in the bucket for artist

  • Sep 16, 2015 at 3:00PM

Woody De Shong has built five uniquely themed outhouses that he hopes not only serves his business interests and brings attention to the institute but also becomes a Whidbey Island attraction.

Creative family to exhibit paintings, paper art in Coupeville

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 3:00PM

Most children inherit a medley of physical traits and mannerisms from their parents, but some, like Eliot and William Raines, also inherit talent.

Coupeville art show to benefit PNW Art School

  • Aug 13, 2015 at 6:00AM

In an effort to show his continued gratitude toward the Pacific Northwest Art School, Gary Schallock will be among six artists who will be hosting the “Whidbey Expressions” benefit show at the Coupeville Rec Hall Aug. 14-16.

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