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Clatsop County Genealogical Society will host Clarke Powers, a retired U.S. Air Force officer and amateur genealogist, for a virtual lecture at 1 p.m. Friday at clatsopcounty.gensoc.com. Read more

ASTORIA — Oregon State University researcher Samara Haver will present “Eavesdropping on the Ocean” for Lewis and Clark National Historical Park’s monthly “Nature Matters” lecture series at 7 p.m. Feb. 11. Read more

Two free days are being offered by the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission in January. The first is Friday, which gives visitors the opportunity to take part in a First Day Hike; the second is Jan. 18, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. Read more

Earlier this month, readers were encouraged to send in winter-themed poems to be published in Coast Weekend. Readers from Oregon and Washington state participated. Enjoy. Read more

ASTORIA — Botanist and ecologist David Lebo will present “West Coast Fungi: Their Biology, Ecology and Identification,” for Lewis and Clark National Historical Park’s monthly “Nature Matters” lecture series at 7 p.m. Dec. 10. Read more

SEASIDE — The Seaside Saturday Market and Seaside Civic and Convention Center are hosting an indoor seasonal artisan market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Dec. 20 in the convention center, 415 1st Ave. Read more

ASTORIA — Lewis and Clark National Historical Park’s monthly “In Their Footsteps” lecture will be held virtually at 1 p.m. Sunday at facebook.com/lewisandclarknationalhistoricalpark. Read more

SEASIDE — The Seaside Saturday Market and Seaside Civic and Convention Center are hosting an indoor seasonal artisan market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 14, Nov. 28 and Dec. 20 in the convention center, 415 1st Ave. Read more