Stories tagged: David Douglas
Thu., June 6, 2013, midnight
Tour ties together plants, MAC exhibit
I played hooky from weeding and mowing to join local naturalist and historian Jack Nisbet for a tour of the Colville Valley one Saturday in May. Nisbet has been leading …
Sun., Sept. 16, 2012, midnight
New MAC exhibit devoted to man with a towering résumé
The new exhibit, “David Douglas: A Naturalist at Work,” opening Saturday at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, includes some super-sized objects: • A preserved California condor, 9 feet …
Thu., Aug. 16, 2012, midnight
Naturalist Nisbet to speak at Turnbull
The Friends of the Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge will feature local naturalist Jack Nisbet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the refuge, 26010 S. Smith Road. Nisbet will speak about Scottish …
Sun., Aug. 12, 2012, 10:27 p.m.
Out & About: Downtown events lack RV sites
OUTCAMP – There’s a notable lack of RV camping areas with easy access to downtown events at the Convention Center and elsewhere, said Len Zickler, chairman of the host committee …
Mon., Jan. 10, 2011, 8:28 a.m.
Spokane author talks about new book on David Douglas
VANCOUVER - If you had lived here almost 200 years ago, you likely would have known naturalist David Douglas. Certainly your children would have. In fact, the Scotsman who was …