Celebrate an egg-cellent Easter at community events

April 15, 2014

Communities across the world will celebrate Easter on April 20, but Issaquah residents don’t have to go far to enjoy the holiday festivities.

Get a head start on the Easter holiday weekend with the city’s annual Underwater Egg Hunt and Carnival on April 18 at the Julius Boehm Pool, 50 S.E. Clark St.

Attendees should bring a swimsuit, towel and plastic basket to join in on the fun. Prizes are awarded for eggs gathered. While swimmers bob for eggs below, others can enjoy carnival games on the observation deck.

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Scout serves church to earn Eagle rank

June 25, 2013

A community will benefit from local high school senior Gunnar Conley choosing to bring a team together to improve the landscape of St. Michael’s and All Angels Episcopal Church to earn the rank of Eagle Scout.

Leading a group of classmates, teammates and fellow scouts, Conley oversaw the installation of a few new features for the recently renovated church. They put in a rock wall around the garden and bordered the new walkway with beams.

Contributed Scout Gunnar Conley works on a beautifcation project at St. Michael’s and All Angels Episcopal Church to earn his Eagle rank.

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Scout Gunnar Conley works on a beautifcation project at St. Michael’s and All Angels Episcopal Church to earn his Eagle rank.

To earn the highest Scout rank, dedicated youths must create their own projects and deliver proposals to leaders. Conley knew exactly where he wanted to put his efforts.

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