Issaquah Alps Trails Club hosts panel discussion on ‘Loving our public lands to death’ Jan. 25

  • Wednesday, January 3, 2018 3:23pm
  • Life

The Issaquah Alps Trails Club will host a panel discussion on “Community, Conservancy & Capacity: Loving our Public Lands to Death” at its annual meeting, starting at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 25, at the Issaquah Depot on 78 First Ave. NE.

The program starts at 7 p.m. and features Issaquah Mayor Mary Lou Pauly as the keynote speaker along with panelists Laurie Benson of the Washington Department of Natural Resources, John Ernster of Washington State Parks, the Issaquah Parks and Recreation Director Jeff Watling, and Ingrid Lundin of King County Parks.

The public is invited. Following the program, the club will hold a general membership meeting, which the public is also invited to attend.

The club, formed in 1976, provides local hikes, education and trail work, and advocacy for public lands. Learn more at For more information on the panel discussion, contact Suzanne Kagen at

More in Life

From left to right: The city of Snoqualmie hired events coordinator Nicole Wiebe, officer Jayce Gutzler and project engineer Kim D. Scattarella
The city of Snoqualmie hires new staff

The city hired a new events coordinator, police officer, and project engineer.

Murray introduces new bill to combat child care cost

The bill would ensure families pay no more than seven percent of income toward child care

Snoqualmie Fire Department offers free KidCo window stop set

The initiative focuses on preventing pediatric window falls— a 100 percent preventable injury.

‘Take transit from Capitol Hill to Mount Si’

The second Trailhead Direct service starts this weekend.

North Bend prepares to host Downtown Block Party

The block party will take place on July 21 from 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Mount Si High School students perform at state conference

Music students represented MSHS at a Washington Music Educators Association conference.

Snoqualmie child’s head gets stuck in training toilet | Police blotter for May 5-11

The blotter does not represent each incident involving Snoqualmie police.

Locals learn self-defense through RAD program

The RAD program is nationally recognized and will be offered by the Snoqualmie Police Department.

Photo courtesy of the University of Montana
Snoqualmie student to Graduate from University of Montana

Sydney Young, a standout Wildlife Biology student from Snoqualmie, achieved multiple accolades.

Most Read