Sequim Gazette Staff

Kids Create Art series kicks off Jan. 20

The popular Kids Create Art series at the Sequim Library continues Jan. 20. These introductory art workshops are held 10:30 a.m.-noon the third Saturday of… Continue reading

Kilmer seeking veteran for fellowship in Washington, D.C.

Congressman Derek Kilmer (6th District) is seeking a wounded warrior or medically retired veteran for a fellowship position in his office in Washington, D.C. The… Continue reading

Learn about landscaping with native plants at workshop

The Clallam Conservation District is offering a free workshop on landscaping with native plants, set for 2:30-4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, in the Lake Crescent… Continue reading

Library system offers technology open houses

The North Olympic Library System offers thousands of titles for you to use at home or on your mobile devices — music, movies, audiobooks and… Continue reading

Medal design contest for Kids North Olympic Discovery Marathon set

Children 12 and younger are invited to submit a design for the 2018 North Olympic Discovery Marathon’s Kids Medal Design Contest. The winning design will… Continue reading

Milestone: Madame Iris Mirror culprit in ‘Whodunnit Downtown?’ case

The Sequim-Dungness Valley Chamber Merchant Group and First Friday Art Walk Sequim presented the fifth-annual “Whodunnit Downtown? — The Case of the Silver Lining Secret… Continue reading

NOLS book talk takes on ‘Station Eleven’

The Second Saturday Book Discussion Group meets at the Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave., every second Saturday of the month at 3 p.m. On… Continue reading

Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau seeking applications for tourism project grants

The Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau is seeking applications for tourism project grants, primarily to support shoulder season activities. The bureau awards grants four times during… Continue reading

Olympic Theatre Arts opens Children’s Theatre Winter Class registration

Olympic Theatre Arts is accepting registrations for two Children’s Theatre winter class series held in January. On Tuesdays, Lorra Cornetet will lead a class for… Continue reading

Resource committee approves more than $360K in local projects

Employing youth for restoration, improving roads and fish habitat and eradicating noxious weeds were among 21 projects approved for funding in late 2017 by the… Continue reading

Sequim variety show to feature dance troupe

The Olympic Mountain Cloggers dance troupe is featured at the next Your Community Variety Show, set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16 at the old… Continue reading

Mary Marsh’s collage, “Ascending”

Six Sequim artists invited to Bremerton’s CVG show

Sequim artists Terri Biondolino, Suzanne Eller, Scott Erickson, Marilynn Evans, Mary Marsh and David C. Willis were recently chosen for inclusion in the 2018 CVG… Continue reading

Mary Marsh’s collage, “Ascending”

State unemployment rate stays steady at 4.5 percent

Despite preliminary estimates from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics that indicate the state added 9,800 jobs over the month, Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate… Continue reading

Missoula Children’s Theatre Tour, OTA hold ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ auditions Jan. 8

Olympic Theatre Arts is sponsoring the return of the Missoula Children’s Theatre Tour to Sequim. The tour will be holding auditions for the musical production… Continue reading

Annual Adventure Series starts Jan. 5

Hosts Janet Nickolaus and Kathe Smith help kick off the 2018 Adventure Series, set to kick off Friday, Jan. 5. This year’s quartet of presentations… Continue reading

City seeks applicants for arts commission vacancy

The city seeks applicants to serve the remainder of a four-year term on the city’s Arts Advisory Commission. To obtain an application, visit City Hall… Continue reading

Clallam deputies investigating reports of mail theft

Clallam County Sheriff’s deputies are hoping to stamp out a rash of overnight mail thefts reported in rural residential neighborhoods in Sequim and east Port… Continue reading

Hear the inside story at next Backyard Birding session

To start the new year, Shirley Anderson and Ken Wiersema will lead “Backyard Birds: The Inside Story,” a discussion of the biology and physical features… Continue reading

Marmot talk set at next Sequim Science Café event on Jan. 9

Learn about the natural history of the Olympic Marmot and results of a local long term study when Patti Happe and Rick Klawitter present at… Continue reading

Plastic bag problems explored at Peninsla College’s next Studium Generale

Despite environmental efforts across the nation, Americans use about 60,000 plastic bags every five minutes. So where do they end up? Find out at two… Continue reading