Soroptimist International of Idyllwild held an installation and awards dinner at Mountain Center Cafe on Wednesday, June 15. The new board of directors was installed and is pictured here. From left: Diana Kurr (corresponding secretary), Karen Doshier (director and outgoing president), Phyllis Curington-Brown (director), Suzi Schumacher (treasurer), Halie Wilson (recording secretary), Theresa Teel (president), Isabelle DuBois (Teel’s mother and former SI of Idyllwild club president) and Shelley McKay (vice president). Photo by Mary Morse
The Manzanita Moon Belly Dancers added some spice to Café Aroma dinners on Friday, June 17. Patrons enjoyed the fine dancing and elaborate costumes of (from left) Christina Nordella, Rachel Welch and Jessie Estrada.
Photo by Tom Kluzak
The Arrangements played in Ferro’s outdoor seating area on Saturday evening, June 18. From left, Raoul Ranoa, Mark Cummings, Mike Gustin, Roger Tessier and Bob Richards put some rock on the menu for the large evening crowd.
Photo by Tom Kluzak
Town Crier food columnist Vic Sirkin (right) warmed the crowd at Higher Grounds Saturday when he joined Miles Thomas (left) in a tribute to Pedro Anderson, a weekly Higher Grounds musician, who died earlier this year.
Photo by Peter Szabadi
Several hikers enjoyed the beauty and tranquility of Devil’s Slide Trail last week.
Photo by Tom Pierce
On Sunday, several local musicians, including Anne Finch (center), helped to celebrate Joni Carter’s birthday. Photo by Peter Szabadi
Outgoing president and pilot Chuck Weisbart (left) passes duties on to new president and captain of the ship Marc Kassouf (right) at the Idyllwild Rotary’s annual Out ’n’ In Dinner Wednesday, June 15. Members and guests filled the Mile High Café as Kassouf was presented with a personalized life vest to help him with the “sink or swim” orientation to his new position leading the Idyllwild Rotary Club. Photo by Tom Kluzak