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Trinidad Tidings: Newly energized and up for TBAM

Trinidad Tidings: Newly energized and up for TBAM

The TBAM (Trinidad Bay Art and Music Festival), two weekends of inspirational music, begins Friday, Aug. 9, and continues through Saturday and Sunday in Trinidad Town Hall, followed by a second weekend on Aug. 16, 17 and 18. This is the third annual festival. (See page B1 for more about the festival.) ‘Figures & Flowers’

Trinidad Tidings: Blackberry Festival is July 29

The Annual Westhaven Blackberry Festival will take place on Sunday, July 29 starting at 11 a.m. at the Westhaven Volunteer Fire Department grounds, 446 Sixth Ave. The Westhaven Ladies Club has made over 1,000 pies this year to purchase by the slice or whole. A full day of music featuring The Sand Fleas, That Buckin

Trinidad Tidings: Peace through music

My son, David Fleschner, a Portland musician who performs here in his home town from time to time, attached a bumper sticker to his rusty van while attending Willamette University in Salem, Ore. in the 1990s.  It read “Peace Through Music,” with a little trill of treble notes on the side. As our beloved town

Trinidad Tidings: Past, present and future of our Seaside Village

Jay Parker will present a talk on “The Parkers of Trinidad 1850-1867” Friday, Aug. 18 at 2 p.m. at the Trinidad Museum. Jay Parker has researched the life of his ancestor, Robert A. Parker, his wife, Helen, and their children. The Parkers played an important role in Trinidad during the Gold Rush and beyond, being

Trinidad Tidings: Art, nature, music, history and a cautionary note

Join a Trinidad Coastal Land Trust naturalist for a walk along the Parker Creek Trail to Old Home Beach during a low tide Saturday, Aug. 12 from 9 to 11 a.m. Learn more about the natural and cultural resources of the area during the walk, focused on people and place. Special guests Allie Lindgren –