Business briefs, June 27, 2012


Dockside closed on holiday

Dockside Grill on Sequim Bay, 2577 West Sequim Bay Road, will be closed Wednesday, July 4. The restaurant’s regular hours are Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and 4-9 p.m. Call 683-7510.

Safeway backs prostate research

A limited-edition, reusable shopping bag embossed with the words “It starts with a wish; it can end with a cure” is available for purchase at all Safeway locations nationwide. Proceeds go to prostate cancer research as part of a program the Safeway Foundation has launched with the nonprofit Stand Up to Cancer. Shoppers also may donate at checkout stands.

Gross completes energy training

Rick Gross of Estes Builders has completed an eight-hour training course with Olympia Master Builders on compliance with Washington State’s Energy Code requirements. “The goal was to learn how to select products and assemblies that provide a better building structure, while saving our customers money,” said Gross. Reach Estes Builders at or 800-630-4399.

Everwarm trains employees

on low-emission heaters

Four Everwarm Hearth & Home employees, Linda Alger, Shelby Dumas, Ernie Cashman and Jim Amundson, recently attended a weeklong seminar on Travis Industries’ newest line of wood and pellet products, which produces less than 1 percent emissions and is more user-friendly than existing bio-mass heaters. 

Call Everwarm, 257151 Highway 101, Port Angeles, at 452-3366.

First Federal adds board member

Cindy Finnie, co-owner and president of Rainshadow Properties Inc., has been elected to the board of directors of First Federal. 

A retired insurance executive with many years of financial services experience, Finnie also has co-managed a Port Townsend-based hotel and property management company for 17 years.

Evening Nia classes offered

Kimberly Kalfa N.D., a certified Nia White Belt instructor, will offer Nia classes at 6 p.m. Mondays and 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Pioneer Dance, 172 Bell Meadow Lane, in Sequim. Nia is a sensory-based movement practice that draws from martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. For more information, call 330-416-6551 or e-mail

Avamere hosts BBQ fundraiser

Avamere Olympic Rehabilitation of Sequim hosts a
Sequim Valley Car Club and Barbecue Relay for Life Fundraiser from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at 1000S. Fifth Ave., Sequim.  For more information, call 582-3900.

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