Business briefs

Dahlias bloom at Country Garden
Beginning Thursday, Aug. 16, Jan’s Country Garden, 344 O’Brien Road, Port Angeles, will be open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.Thursdays-Saturdays for those interested in walking through the dahlia garden to choose and order dahlia tubers from more than 600 varieties. Dahlia bouquets also are available at the roadside stand throughout the week. Dahlia tubers are available online at For more information, call 452-8287.

Honest Kitchen visits Best Friend
Best Friend Nutrition hosts a demonstration of The Honest Kitchen products for dogs and cats from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, at 680 W. Washington St., Suite B102, Sequim. Danielle Medina brings information, product samples and door prizes for attendees. For more information, call 681-8458.

Nielsen joins Sound Community Bank
Kelli Nielsen has joined Sound Community Bank as a senior vice president of retail and marketing. She has 21 years of banking experience and served on the education committee for the Washington Bankers Association for nine years. For more information, see

Happy anniversary!
Wind Rose Cellars, 155 W. Cedar St., Sequim, celebrates its first anniversary from 1-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, with discounts on wine and with live music by Jake Reichner beginning at 7:30 p.m. on the patio.

‘Star’ farm open for sales
Sequim Prairie Star, 503 Roberson Road, Sequim, is selling from the farm from 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays. Available now are garlic, indoor tomato plants and worm compost tea. Heirloom tomatoes are coming soon. Call ahead for availability at 681-3199.

Smith completes NEC training
Richard Smith, Pacific Office Equipment’s telecommunications specialist since 2006, has completed training on NEC’s SL1100 series computer-linked telephone system.
For more information, call Pacific Office Equipment at 417-3600 or visit

Henrikson, Brandt in top quarter
Edward Jones Financial Advisor Kristopher Henrikson and Branch Office Administrator Patti Brandt in Sequim recently were ranked in the top 25 percent for excellence in client service at Edward Jones offices. The ranking was based on a random survey of clients of the nationwide firm.

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