Entries by Kevin Hoffberg

Friday Fish Wrap 5.24.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Peter Mulvey is even cooler than I thought! I’ve been going-on these past few weeks about Peter Mulvey, a songwriter, road-dog, raconteur and almost-poet who will be playing at VCA on June 2 starting at 7:00 PM. You just have to come hear this man play. This […]

Friday Fish Wrap 5.17.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Get your Garden Tour on Island artist Ilse Reimnitz let us use a stunning image to promote the tour and gala. A “who’s who” of island businesses jumped in with donations and sponsorships (and I do mean a Who’s Who, see the bottom of this page for […]

Friday Fish Wrap 5.10.19

Five things worth knowing this week (actually seven, yikes!) 0 – Big Giving Thanks There are so many stories to tell this week, starting with a mountain of thanks to everyone who gave big . . . from $10 to, wait for it, $5,000! The total bounty equals $8,895 dollars . . . and for […]

Friday Fish Wrap 5.3.19

Five reasons to GIVE BIG this week! In a season when so many great causes are seeking your support, please consider including VCA in your giving! You can GiveBig by clicking HERE! Reason 1 to Give Big – Wonka wonka wonka We’re counting the hours to the opening curtain for the spring extravaganza, Willy Wonka […]

Friday Fish Wrap 4.26.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Art Blitz, Oh Yeah Okay, show of hands.  How many people know about the Art Blitz we helped stage at McMurray Middle School last Friday, April 19th? Okay, not a fair question . . . it’s only the second time we’ve done this, and the first in that […]

Friday Fish Wrap 4.19.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Welcome Allison Halstead Reid as our new Associate Executive Director I am thrilled to tell you we have created a new position of Associate Executive Director and that Allison Halstead Reid has accepted the appointment. Allison is well known to many on Vashon for her work at Harbor School […]

Friday Fish Wrap 4.12.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Amazing music in The Kay Stepping firmly into my role of promotor and appreciator in chief . . . as I write this, we’ve just hosted two delightful concerts in The Kay. On Wednesday we opened our doors and hearts to a delightful evening with Chuck Roehm, […]

Friday Fish Wrap 4.5.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Vashon Nature Center Comes to Vashon Center for the Arts!!!! I’ve been waiting to announce this for so long I thought I was going to burst. You read that headline right. Vashon Center for the Arts and Vashon Nature Center are forming a partnership to help bring […]

Friday Fish Wrap 3.29.19

Five things worth knowing this week 1 – Fabulous Kamishibai It’s Wednesday as I write this, and I have been transfixed and transported by the 5thgrade project that went on display this week in the Blue Heron Education Center.  As I write, the student dramatists/artists have come and gone from their own private gallery opening. […]