HEY, HAY! – June 2018

HEY, HAY! - June 2018

Everything you need to know about haybale gardening.

ANDES TOWN SOCIAL AT THE GARDENS OF THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF ANDES – June 2018

June 9th, 2018 – 3 pm to 5 pm Bring a chair or blanket and snacks – All are Welcome On June 9th at 3 pm the first ever Andes Town Social will be hosted in the gardens beside the Andes Presbyterian Church. Everyone in the area is welcome to attend and participate in this…

FIELD NOTES: SPRING AT LAST – June 2018

FIELD NOTES:  SPRING AT LAST - June 2018

Lots about coyotes and breaking news about a strutting Tom turkey and what he was observed doing!

LIBRARY NOTES – June 2018

LIBRARY NOTES - June 2018

Pam is particularly pleased with the two Libraries Rock! youth program grants from the O’Connor Foundation which will help the library to put on many music programs and workshops.

Slide Photos of the Queen – June 2018

The recent wedding of Harry and Meghan reminded Judy of a ghuzal she had written about the English royals, featuring the Queen

Andes Healthy SnakPaks – June 2018

Andes Healthy SnakPaks - June 2018

Thanks are extended to all who have helped, with special gratitude to the Andes Presbyterian Church whose kitchen they use.

POEM BY JACK MC SHANE – June 2018

“Time like a river flows one way
And with it we ride…”

The Way We Were – June 2018

The Way We Were - June 2018

Be sure to read the story of the disappearance of little Madeline Owens.

SECOND DAY OF MAY (or whatever) — June 2018

Spring in the cit y is earlier, but Michael revels in Andes Spring when it unfolds in all its glory.

GARDEN THERAPY: More Shady Characters – Perennials and Groundcovers — June 2018

GARDEN THERAPY:  More Shady Characters – Perennials and Groundcovers — June 2018

Mel discusses perennials for the woodland by color, and then gets into “some unabashed foliage and texture.”

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS – June 2018

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS - June 2018

All about the graduating class.

GARDEN THERAPY: More Shady Characters: Ferns — May 2018

GARDEN THERAPY:  More Shady Characters: Ferns — May 2018

A very interesting article by Mel regarding all types of ferns.

CHICKENSITTING — May 2018

CHICKENSITTING — May 2018

Diane learns all about little baby chicks, by trial and error.

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS — May 2018

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS  — May 2018

The Class of 2018 toured the Bahamas, and the Travel Club treveled to Huston to help with recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

FIELD NOTES: SPRING — May 2018

FIELD NOTES:  SPRING — May 2018

Jack’s sightings of the various critters in our area.

LIBRARY NOTES – May 2018

LIBRARY NOTES - May 2018

Summer is around the corner – come to the Library for exciting happenings.

BOOK REVIEW: The Late Show by Michael Connelly — May 2018

BOOK REVIEW: The Late Show by Michael Connelly — May 2018

“Roger that” – the first words spoken by Michael Connelly’s new detective heroine, Renee Ballard, tell you what you can expect: a woman of few words, one of the boys, ………………………

CELEBRATING A MILESTONE -May 2018

CELEBRATING A MILESTONE -May 2018

Celebrating Dick Liddle’s 8th Birthday

NUTS – May 2018

A poem by William Duke

The Way We Were – May 2018

The Way We Were - May 2018

Quite a fuss about oleomargarine; a severe thunderstorm; how to control cabbage worm, and much more.

NEW LIFE FOR ANDEL INN — April 2018

NEW LIFE FOR ANDEL INN — April 2018

The Andes Planning Board approved the new Agricultural Incubator at the Andel Inn. The Andel Inn will be purchased by the Delaware County Industrial Development Agency which proposes to install an agricultural incubator run by the Chamber of Commerce Develoopment Foundation.

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS — April 2018

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS — April 2018

By Robert L. Chakar, Jr., Ed.D., Superintendent Our Drama Club presented “Legally Blonde” on March 9th, 10th, & 11th. Our students and staff did a wonderful job with the presentation. I would like to thank Elaine Peck, Kellie Daino, Lisa Valkavich and Sharon Tucker for their hard work and long hours to make this production…

MUSICAL COMEDY TAKES ACS STAGE— April 2018

MUSICAL COMEDY TAKES ACS STAGE— April 2018

On the weekend of March 9-11th, the ACS Drama Club entertained the community with a musical comedy, Legally Blonde, adapted from the movie of the same name.

LIBRARY NOTES — April 2018

Pam

Goings on at the Library: Free eyewear adjustment/repair clinic, seed swap, writers in the mountains.

BOOK REVIEW: A Little Life by Hanya Yanigihara — April 2018

BOOK REVIEW: A Little Life by Hanya Yanigihara  — April 2018

Hanya Yanagihara’s novel A Little Life (2015) is a masterwork in the realist tradition of American writing, showing what can still be done that is new and inspiring more than a century after Mark Twain, Edith Wharton, and Henry James. ……………………………………

FIELD NOTES: SPRING’S A-COMIN’— April 2018

FIELD NOTES:  SPRING’S A-COMIN’— April 2018

Jack diverges from his regular column and talks about surfing back in January 1964, but then returns to his Field Notes Column to highlight the signs of Spring.

GARDEN THERAPY: Shady Characters – Trees & Shrubs— April 2018

GARDEN THERAPY:  Shady Characters - Trees & Shrubs— April 2018

Mel talks about a woodland garden and how to achieve it.

NATURE’S ARTWORK – April 2018

NATURE’S ARTWORK - April 2018

Icicles in April.

The Way We Were – April 2018

The Way We Were - April 2018

D. K. George, food administrator for the town of Andes, hands us the following:

Meatless days are suspended for 30 days from March 30. Wheatless days must be strictly enforced—no one in this town is exempt from buying substitutes for whole wheat flour. —– And other news