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Repair Cafe

Come see what all of the buzz is about! Methow Recycles presents the final repair Cafe of 2019!

Their volunteer fixers are expert tinkerers and sewers who are super knowledgeable with all kinds of repairs from electrical and mechanical to wood working and industrial sewing. The talented folks at eqpd are on board to help with more technical sewing repairs. This is a free event, donations gladly accepted.

This is the last in Methow Recycles’ series of repair cafes for the year. Swing by TwispWorks and get your things back in working order!

Repair Cafe

Come see what all of the buzz is about! Methow Recycles presents the final two repair Cafe’s of 2019!

Their volunteer fixers are expert tinkerers and sewers who are super knowledgeable with all kinds of repairs from electrical and mechanical to wood working and industrial sewing. The talented folks at eqpd are on board to help with more technical sewing repairs. This is a free event, donations gladly accepted.

These are the last two in Methow Recycles’ series of repair cafes for the year. Swing by TwispWorks and get your things back in working order!

Last Sunday Series: Beavers, Water, Fish & Fire

Join the Methow Valley Interpretive Center for their Last Sunday presentation, Beavers, Water, Fish & Fire.

Can beavers provide hope for the future of our freshwater? There are concerns about low snowpack, reduced river water to supply community needs and our Steelhead, Chinook and Coho populations. Beaver activity can benefit wildlife habitat as well as human communities and economies.

Alexa Whipple , project director of the Methow Beaver Project , shares how beavers historically played a role in shaping fresh water ecosystems and their current status in the Methow Valley.

This program is provided free of charge but donations are gratefully accepted.

The Methow Valley Interpretive Center is located in Building #2 on the TwispWorks campus.

Rise & Shine for the Methow – Presented by the MV Citizens Council

The Methow Valley Citizens Council invites you to Rise & Shine for the Methow on Saturday June 1st at the Old Schoolhouse Taproom on the TwispWorks campus.

Share in a community potluck, locally-sourced BBQ, and get updates on the Methow Valley Citizens Council’s initiatives to protect our land, air and water!

Please bring a potluck dish to share and a friend!

This event is being held at the OSB Taproom on, Building #10 on the TwispWorks campus.

Methow Conservancy Conservation Course: “The Dirt on Soil Health”

Join the Methow Conservancy for the final seminar of their series focused on the basics of soil health.

Class is held Monday from 6-8PM in Your Space@TwispWorks.

  • March 18th: The final lecture is on Applied Practices for Improving Soil Health, with local farming and garden gurus: Tess Hoke, Brad Halm, Stina Booth, and Cloudbird Bonin.

Cost is $30 per class.
Registration is required, please email daniel@methowconservancy.org to register.