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November 30, 2016

Author Floyd Skoot Visits Manzanita

Award-winning author and part-time Manzanita resident Floyd Skoot will read from his new novel, “The Phantom Of Thomas Hardy” Saturday, December 3 at 7 pm at Hoffman Center For The Arts, presented by Cloud & Leaf Bookstore. On a street in Dorchester, England, there is a gateway between real and imagined lives. […]
November 1, 2016

Manzanita Cash Mob

Come Join the Manzanita Businesses and Tillamook Area Chamber of Commerce for the Manzanita’s Cash Mob! Help Manzanita continue to heal by supporting our local businesses and our community overall! Get your holiday shopping done early! What is a Cash Mob? A Cash Mob is where the community rally’s around local business […]
November 1, 2016

Give “A Toast To Manzanita”

Hosted by the Sandune Pub, “A Toast To Manzanita” is a chance to raise a glass to friends and neighbors and celebrate the community spirit that has paved to road to recovery after the October 14th tornado. $25 includes a beverage of your choice, a variety of delicious appetizers, and a chance […]
October 31, 2016

Halloween Celebrations Everywhere!

Celebrate Halloween in style in Manzanita and the surrounding area. Kick up your heels and put on your best “face” with costume parties and live music at the SanDune Pub and Manzanita Lighthouse Pub & Grub. Both parties kick off at 9 pm on Saturday, October 29 and feature live music and […]
October 24, 2016

2nd Annual Mystery Weekend

Get ready for A Dark and Stormy Night – Mystery Weekend in Manzanita It’s going to be another dark and stormy weekend in Manzanita, November 18 – 20, a Mystery Weekend which promises even more twists and turns than last year’s inaugural event. Sponsored by the Hoffman Center for the Arts, North […]
October 24, 2016

Manzanita Businesses Up And Running

Roads into Manzanita are once again open to the public. … While a handful of Manzanita businesses are temporarily out of commission due to tornado damage, the majority are open for business and happily serving customers. Blackbird, for instance (pictured – by Justin Baillie Photography), an unique, upscale-yet-casual dining experience incorporating seasonal, […]
October 21, 2016

Paint Your Own Pumpkin!

Free Hand will celebrate it’s first October with a fun DIY pumpkin workshop. Come in at 1pm on Saturday & Sunday to pick a small white pumpkin to paint with a personal design, or prompted idea with Emily & her new puppy Ghost! The proceeds for this weekends workshop will be donated […]
October 16, 2016

“Save Short Sands” Workshop

Save Short Sands from Toxic Spraying! On September 24th, local residents kicked off a campaign to Save Short Sand Beach from toxic pesticide spraying with an educational event at Oswald West State Park. The forests surrounding Oswald West State Park and Short Sand Beach were clearcut and scheduled for aerial spraying. During […]
September 20, 2016

Birding Hotspots Around Manzanita

Birdwatching is a wonderful pastime, experienced from the warmth of a building, car or during a wonderful walk out of doors. Birds are everywhere, especially in the Manzanita area. Don’t get me started on the variety, I could be calling off bird species for longer than you care to listen! Here are […]
September 20, 2016

Celebrate Fall At The Annual Harvest Festival

Are you ready for an afternoon of learning & fun on the Farm? Join Lower Nehalem Community Trust in celebrating the annual Harvets Festival, Saturday, October 1. Talking Tree ~ Hands-on Sessions for All Ages 12:30 – 1:30 It’s a Bug’s Life by Kim Miller, Nehalem Elementary School 1:45 – 2:15 All […]