The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi87° Sprinkles

Tonight

Lo64° Slight Chc Showers

Thursday

Hi82° Slight Chc Showers

Thursday Night

Lo61° Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi83° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo58° Mostly Clear

Saturday

Hi84° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo58° Clear

Sunday

Hi87° Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo58° Mostly Clear

A tent and a banjo

Send to Kindle
Print This
1114_loc_donations

Near the end of my shift on Monday, I drove to Albertsons looking for a church food drive. I had made a call last week to the pastor of the church to find out what they would be doing and when they would be doing it, knowing that he planned to spend the week there in a tent. I happened to arrive at the same time he was setting up his shelter. Good timing I thought, getting him doing something and the tent being put on the asphalt parking lot.

But the thing that made this picture better was halfway through his putting up his tent, Jake Bullis, a member of the church, showed up and started playing his banjo on the truck used to store donations. I love it when something odd happens to make a scene a bit quirky.

All comments are moderated before appearing. For more information, please read the approval guidelines. Questions? See our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy.

Comments Help

A few important points:

  • You must have a Disqus account to comment (your Wenatchee World login and Disqus login are completely separate)
  • You must provide your first and last name
  • Your comment must be civil

For more information see our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy