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“Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” on the big screen


Last updated 2/3/2017 at Noon

AE Briefs ButchStarring in “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance” are Paul Newman, Katharine Ross and Robert Redford.

Who are those guys?

Edmonds Center for the Arts continues its film programming with a screening of “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” from 1969 Thursday, February 9. Prior to the film, patrons will have the opportunity to go backstage for a special cabaret-style happy hour (6:30 p.m.), featuring live Brazilian and Latin music by Maracujá. The film starts at 7:30 pm.

Launched in October 2016, ECA’s Film Cabaret Series offers screenings of classic, contemporary and cult films whose stunning cinematography and iconic music were made to be experienced on the big screen. The series marks the beginning of ongoing programming that showcases ECA’s state-of-the-art digital cinema system, generously donated in 2013 by long-time ECA donor and supporter Anne Gittinger.

The series continues with “2001: A Space Odyssey” March 9 and “The Artist” April 6.

Tickets: $10-$15. Tickets or information:, 425.275.9595.

Coming up: One-day art classes

The Edmonds Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the following one-day art classes at the Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds. Register at or call 425-771-0230.

10 a.m.-noon Feb. 4: Indigo tie-dye socks. Fold, wrap, and twist socks to create the design of your choice before dipping them into a natural indigo blue dye bath. $15-$17.

6:15-8:15 p.m. Feb. 16. Introduction to Zentangle. The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. $55-$63 non-resident.

11 a.m.-1 p.m. March 18: Adventures In Drawing Workshop. Jessica Carlson offers her step-by-step drawing classes to adults. $37-$43 non-resident.

10 a.m.-noon. March 25: A Rainbow In Your Kitchen: Exploring Natural Dyes. Blackberries, turmeric, onion skins and other common fruits and vegetables are the source of rich, beautiful colors to dye natural fibers. $15-$17 non-resident.

10 a.m.-noon April 8: Ukrainian Egg Decorating. Make a gift for family and friends by making Ukrainian decorated eggs. $35-$40.

Become a beach water for Puget Sound

Want to become a WSU Snohomish County Extension beach watcher?

You receive 80 hours of training and craft your own volunteer experience by giving back 80 hours in Puget Sound education, research or stewardship projects that you select over the next two years. The university-caliber training includes expert lectures on topics from marine wildlife to water quality to climate change, and many guided field trips.

The training will be based out of Everett 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. every Friday from March 17 to May 19, including two Saturday field trips April 1 and April 29.

Applications, at, are due Feb. 26. For more information, contact Chrys Bertolotto at or 425-357-6020.


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