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New cooking class engages kids in making healthy choices, eating right

Kristi Fischer is working to engage kids in healthy eating and solve mealtime woes by involving them in the cooking and preparing of meals with her new Healthy Kids in the Kitchen classes. The class is designed for children ages 8 to 14 and Fischer teaches kitchen safety, measurements, how to read a recipe and check for ingredients, and proper knife handling.

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Escape Hour Gig Harbor plans camp geared for younger sleuths

Looking to expand its offerings to entertain Gig Harbor’s youngest adventurers, Escape Hour Gig Harbor is introducing a Detective Day Camp to premiere this spring. Detective Day Camp is designed for ages 6 to 10 and will introduce young detectives to problem solving and other skills needed to solve a custom game.

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Students build character, leadership skills through Kiwanis Club’s TERRIFIC Kids program

Gig Harbor Kiwanis Club president Jeni Mallory invited me to join her and fellow Kiwanis member Beth Harvey, the current club chair for the Kiwanis Terrific Kids program, at Purdy Elementary for their awards program. You should have seen the expressions on the kids faces as they or their fellow students received the awards. It was drizzling outdoors but the school was flooded with sunshine.

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Woodturning helps Gig Harbor man cope with effects of stroke

Dan Stromstad and Dennis Johnson have been friends for more than 35 years. Woodturning has brought them closer together.
Woodturning helps Gig Harbor man cope with effects of stroke 1:12

Woodturning helps Gig Harbor man cope with effects of stroke

Blacksmithing demonstration at Harbor History Museum 1:22

Blacksmithing demonstration at Harbor History Museum

Former PHS wrestler chases MMA career 2:42

Former PHS wrestler chases MMA career

No salmon eggs at Donkey Creek this year 1:52

No salmon eggs at Donkey Creek this year