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  • GreenTech Community Cinema
    Community Cinema Vashon is back for a 6th season of presenting FREE preview screenings of films from PBS’s Independent Lens series. Community Cinema Vashon is presented free to the public on the last Tuesday each month read more

  • For Kids Only
    If you like playing games, doing art projects, working with your hands, or eating snacks, then the Heritage Museum has something for you!  “Kids Discover Local Native Culture.” read more

  • People’s Climate March, Sept. 21
    Since we live in a part of the world that has been minimally impacted by chaotic weather, we may tend to downplay the urgency of addressing climate change.  On my weather page, I have seen severe weather march across the Midwest and East virtually non stop all summer. read more

  • Tears of a Clown
    Now there’s some sad things known to man. But ain’t too much sadder than. The tears of a clown, when there’s no one around Smokey Robinson read more

  • The Vashon-Maury Island Chamber of Commerce announces photo contest for 2015 Heart of the Sound Map cover
    The Vashon-Maury Island Chamber of Commerce is looking to put your photograph on the cover of the 2015 Heart of the Sound Map! Show the world the visual delight that is Vashon! Submit an image of Vashon that you want to share with visitors, friends and the Island community. read more

  • Harbor School’s Arts Initiative Teams with Metal Artist To Visually Enhance Campus and Fields
    In 2013, Harbor School launched a comprehensive Arts Initiative to expand the scope of the school’s art curriculum, but also to strategically improve our campus design through artistic endeavors which would enhance our day-to-day environment and beautify the community in which we live. read more

  • Hot Dishes for Cool Days
    As the weather cools, we seem to get energized. We involve ourselves in new activities. One way we save our personal time for these is to cook once to eat twice. read more

  • A Family Affair
    It was the last session with a ‘client’.  I sat in the chair actively listening, putting to use all that I knew and had learned. The classes were all done: Human Development at each age and stage, Learning Theory, Ed Psych, Deviant Psych, Intro to Counseling.A Family Affair read more

  • I Am Not Over High School
    My high school’s class of 1965 is planning a 50-year reunion. Every day or two I receive an email that says there are new pictures on the web page, new classmates signed up, or there is new information about the reunion, which is a year away. read more

Vashon Beachcomber

Find out when School Schedules change due to weather

Direct link to the Vashon School District Emergency Information – Snow/Weather Schedule changes page can be found here. http://flashalert.net/news.html?id=4288

Stay updated on most King County Schools here: Public Schools Emergency Communication System. www.schoolreport.org

South Sound and Kitsap School information can be found here: www.pugetinfo.net/

Vashon Weather, Forecast, Pass Report & Tide Table

Puget Sound Tide Tables
3 Tide tables for Vashon
National Weather Service
Doppler Radar and Vashon forecast
Weather for Vashon Island
Today Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
It is forcast to be Fog at 11:00 PM PDT on September 20, 2014
Fog
77°/55°
It is forcast to be Clear at 11:00 PM PDT on September 21, 2014
Clear
81°/57°
It is forcast to be Chance of Rain at 11:00 PM PDT on September 22, 2014
Chance of Rain
73°/55°
It is forcast to be Mostly Cloudy at 11:00 PM PDT on September 23, 2014
Mostly Cloudy
75°/57°
It is forcast to be Chance of Rain at 11:00 PM PDT on September 24, 2014
Chance of Rain
68°/55°
It is forcast to be Mostly Cloudy at 11:00 PM PDT on September 25, 2014
Mostly Cloudy
63°/54°

Extended Forcast and more Current Weather Conditions on the New Weather Page

Vashon Be Prepared – Voice of Vashon – Update

Whenever something happens that you need to know about, we’ll get it out there for you. Stay tuned, Stay warm, stay safe, and stay tuned to VoV Standing By at 1650 am on your AM radio dial.

Do you know what to do? What would you do if your home were damaged so bad you could not stay there? How would you cope with the power being out for seven days or longer? How would you help your neighbor? Making sure that not only you are ready but so will your pets. www.VashonBePrepared.org

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