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Des Moines Rotarians deliver illustrated dictionaries to 3rd graders

Des Moines Rotarians deliver illustrated dictionaries to 3rd graders

This month, Des Moines Rotarians visited every Highline elementary school in their city and came bearing gifts: a beautifully illustrated children’s dictionary for each third grader…

Internationally-acclaimed Pearl Django to perform at Wine Festival Sunday

Internationally-acclaimed Pearl Django to perform at Wine Festival Sunday

Gypsy Jazz stand-out Pearl Django will perform at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival on Sunday, March 2 at the historic Landmark Event Center in Des Moines. With a performance history spanning almost two decades,... [Read more]

’15-Token Friday’ to kick off Poverty Bay Wine Festival on Friday, Feb. 28

’15-Token Friday’ to kick off Poverty Bay Wine Festival on Friday, Feb. 28

The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is back for its 10th year in Des Moines, and opening night – Friday, Feb. 28 – is ’15-Token Friday’! Your ticket that night will be good for 15 tasting tokens... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Poverty Bay Wine Festival, Feb. 28-Mar. 2

Volunteers needed for Poverty Bay Wine Festival, Feb. 28-Mar. 2

Would you like to contribute to your community and at the same time enjoy the Northwest’s best wines and great entertainment? You Can! Please join the Rotary Club of Des Moines as a valued Volunteer... [Read more]

Today’s the day – time to rock out at the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

Today’s the day – time to rock out at the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

TODAY – Saturday, Aug. 24 – is the day – four of the Northwest’s top blues bands will rock out at the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival at Des Moines Beach Park until 8 p.m.! This... [Read more]

Like Blues & Brews? Then get on the Bus!

Like Blues & Brews? Then get on the Bus!

It’s almost here!  In case you weren’t aware – this coming Saturday (Aug. 24) is the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest at Des Moines Beach Park!  The weather looks good with a promise... [Read more]

‘Meat’ a local Des Moines favorite that sponsors the Blues & Brews Fest

‘Meat’ a local Des Moines favorite that sponsors the Blues & Brews Fest

B&E Meats Owner Jeff Green For those of us who live or work in the Des Moines area, B&E Meats is a part of  our daily routine. Need to pick up baby back ribs for the grill? Just stop by B&E... [Read more]

Powell Brothers Step Up (again) to Sponsor Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Powell Brothers Step Up (again) to Sponsor Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Well, the Powell Brothers and their crews have done it again!! Proving that they are truly the premier homebuilder/renovation/remodel contractor in the area, they recently achieved a high honor: They... [Read more]

Seattle Favorite Mealfrog to Perform at Poverty Bay Wine Festival March 2

Seattle Favorite Mealfrog to Perform at Poverty Bay Wine Festival March 2

Our friends at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival tell us they are “thrilled” to have Seattle based band Mealfrog perform on Saturday, March 2nd at 4:30 p.m. at the Landmark on the Sound Event... [Read more]

Enjoy Wine with an Historic, ‘Landmark’ View at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Enjoy Wine with an Historic, ‘Landmark’ View at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Detailed Masonic symbols can be found all around the Landmark Event Center. There are dozens of reasons to come to the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival, which runs March 1-3 – from the 25 Northwest... [Read more]

Wine & DINE at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival, Coming March 1-3!

Wine & DINE at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival, Coming March 1-3!

By now, you have probably heard all about the amazing wineries to be featured at the Rotary Club of Des Moines‘ Poverty Bay Wine Festival fundraiser, coming to the Landmark Event Center the weekend... [Read more]

The Top 10 Reasons to Attend this Year’s Poverty Bay Wine Festival March 1-3

The Top 10 Reasons to Attend this Year’s Poverty Bay Wine Festival March 1-3

Our friends at the Rotary Club of Des Moines want our Readers to know what the Top 10 Reasons to attend the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival, coming to the Landmark on the Sound Event Center the... [Read more]

Rotary Club of Des Moines’ Poverty Bay Wine Festival Coming March 1-3

Rotary Club of Des Moines’ Poverty Bay Wine Festival Coming March 1-3

The Des Moines Rotary Club will be presenting its 9th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival the weekend of March 1-3, once again in the historic and grand Landmark Event Center in Des Moines. Guests will enjoy... [Read more]

Over 400 Coats Distributed to Needy Kids by Rotary Club of Des Moines

Over 400 Coats Distributed to Needy Kids by Rotary Club of Des Moines

For the last two months, the Rotary Club of Des Moines has been collecting coats for the students of Midway Elementary, and on Tuesday night (Dec. 11) they distributed over 400 of them to needy kids.  “The... [Read more]

REMINDER: Today – Monday, Dec. 10 – is the Final Day to Donate Warm Coats

REMINDER: Today – Monday, Dec. 10 – is the Final Day to Donate Warm Coats

REMINDER: Today – Monday, Dec. 10 – is the final day to donate new or used coats, mittens, winter hats and other things to help keep local children warm this winter through the Des Moines Rotary Club’s... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from Saturday’s Great Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival

PHOTOS: Scenes from Saturday’s Great Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival

On Saturday (Aug. 25), what’s sure to be a record crowd – estimated at “around 1,200″ – filled Des Moines Beach Park for the 3rd annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival, a fundraiser... [Read more]

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Gives the Gift of Music at Aug. 25 Concert

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Gives the Gift of Music at Aug. 25 Concert

The halls of Highline Public Schools are filled with the sound of music, thanks to the partnership of Highline Music4Life and the Rotary Club of  Burien, SeaTac,  and Des Moines! Since the inception... [Read more]

Airways Brewing is Returning to the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Aug. 25

Airways Brewing is Returning to the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Aug. 25

The Rotary Club of Des Moines is pleased to announce that Airways Brewing Company will be returning to pour their hand crafted tasty brews at the 3rd Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest on August... [Read more]