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George Maratos and Richard Eden are the organizers of a new comedy festival Photo: Alastair Maitland

What’s Inside Klondike Korner ................... 2 Didee/Didoo ........................ 3 AWG Mascot: Kechi ................ 4 Yukon College Research ......... 5 Kyra Shaughnessy ................. 7

Sculpture was one of the offerings during the Youth Art Enrichment program in November 2016

provides artistically inclined students with a chance to “hone their skills through daily exercises and explore creative ways to express their ideas.”

Each day begins at the hotel with breakfast and then on to the workshop sites from 9 a.m. to noon and then again, after lunch, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. There is an hour of free time before dinner at 6 p.m. and a variety of evening activities are planned from 7 p.m. to 9 pm, with lights out at the hotel at 11 p.m. On the last evening, Thursday, there is a closing dinner, an exhibition of the week’s work and an extended evening activity time. Findlay-Brook says the week

After three decades in classrooms in Beaver Creek, Faro and Dawson, Dan Davidson retired to continue writing, as he had been all those years. Please send comments about his stories to dawson@ whatsupyukon.com.

Encaustic, or hot wax, painting is one of the techniques that has been taught at the Youth Art Enrichment program over the years

Philosophy of Yoga ................ 8 Destination Imagination Yukon . 9

At the Trading Post We buy tea and coffee. We buy flour and sugar. We buy rice and oats. We buy beans and bacon. We buy dry fruit and candy. We buy pipe and tobacco. We buy nets and traps. We buy needles and scissors. We buy axe and saw. We buy candle and soap. We buy fiddle and guitar. We buy tent and stove.

Wild Game Recipes .............. 10 Yukon Comedy Festival ........ 13 AuRoaring Reviews .............. 17

We buy sewing machine and meat grinder. We buy beads and needles. We buy clock and radio. We buy rope and snares. We buy tent and stove. We buy gun and shells. We buy knives and files. We buy washboards and clothes pins. We buy shovels and rakes. We buy pots and kettles. We even buy wheelbarrows. by

Fur Pom-Poms for AWG ......... 18

Events Whitehorse Listings ................ 6 Active Interests................... 14 Community Listings .............. 15 Highlights .......................... 16

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What's Up Yukon, March 14, 2018  

"Get Ready to Laugh"

What's Up Yukon, March 14, 2018  

"Get Ready to Laugh"