LONG BEACH, Wash. - Three recent additions have been made to the "Ocian in View" event line-up, which will take place on the Long Beach Peninsula from Nov. 7 through 10. They are as follows:
A Chinook Tribe Seafood Benefit Dinner will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. Nov. 8. The Chinook Tribe will be offering a seafood dinner at the Ilwaco Heritage Museum prior to evening presentations. Salmon will be offered as a main course with seafood accompaniments and other items. Cost is $15 for adults and $5 for children (12 and younger).
A "Share Your Heritage" dance will run from 7 to 9 p.m. Nov. 9. Sand Bradley and others will lead a workshop on "contra danses" at the Fort Columbia State Park Theater. Free to the public, the event will feature live music and instruction on dances that were popular during the Lewis and Clark Expedition.
MORE INFO. For more information, contact the Long Beach Peninsula Visitors Bureau at (800) 451-2542 or log on to (www.funbeach.com)The "Clark"s Tree" Dedication will take place at 2 p.m. Nov. 8 . The bronze sculpture of a tree, which commemorates Capt. William Clark's first walk up the Pacific Coast, will be dedicated on its site at the north end of Discovery Trail. A ceremonial one-mile walk will begin at 2 p.m. from the Bolstad Avenue beach approach. The public dedication will take place at the tree, just south of The Breakers, at 3 p.m.
Lectures on culinary and medical practices during the Lewis and Clark xpedition, as well as interpretive bus tours along the Columbia River, are also planned.