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Get It Growing: Saving seeds

Saving seeds from your own garden can be satisfying and save you money. But to be successful, you must learn about the plants from which… Continue reading

Jennifer Thomas to perform for first time in Sequim on Aug. 22

Jennifer Thomas concert When: 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22 Where: Dungeness Schoolhouse, 657 Towne Road Tickets: $30, available at jenniferthomas.eventbrite.com One of Pandora’s top artists… Continue reading

Milestone: Impressive Sequim pic gets Reader’s Digest pick

Miriam Grebe of Salinas, Calif., snapped this photo in Sequim that was selected for Reader’s Digest’s “17 Best Snapshots from Road Trips Across America,” an… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2019

Milestone: Local U.S. Coast Guard auxiliary members participate in 2019 Seattle Seafair

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary members from the Port Angeles Flotilla recently returned from a week-long mission aboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Active, during the… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2019

Open auditions set for Olympic Theatre Arts’ production of ‘Silent Sky’

Olympic Theatre Arts in Sequim is looking to fill key roles during open auditions for “Silent Sky,” a production written by Lauren Gunderson and directed… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Don’t forget to play

Remember making up stories of fighting dragons or playing princess. Remember deciding what the people in your stories said instead of copying what you heard… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2019

PHOTO: Elkins authors offer writing tips

A full media room at The Lodge at Sherwood Village on July 26 are treated to a reading from Aaron Elkins’ latest book (still in… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2019

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center hosts ‘Power of Small Things’

“The Power of Small Things,” the new exhibition at the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, brings 99 works — paintings, sculpture, fiber art, assemblage —… Continue reading

Schools Out, We’re In — Week 7

We have been fueling the bus literally and figuratively! Our kids continue to surround themselves with good things and Big Blue is cruising all over.… Continue reading

Sequim City Band sets musicals, marches for August concert

2019 ‘Concert at The James’ Series: ‘Movies, Musicals, and Marches’ Who: Sequim City Band When: 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18 Where: The James Center for… Continue reading

Tips for storing your fruits, veggies

Veteran Master Gardener Muriel Nesbitt will share recommendations for preparing harvested fruit and vegetables for storage with “Storing the Harvest,” set for noon on Thursday,… Continue reading

Veterans Corner: See us at the fair!

Carlsborg VFW Post 6787 meets the third Saturday of each month at the Mariner’s Cafe at 11 a.m. The program for the Sept. 21 meeting… Continue reading

Sequim Irrigation Festival float takes home big accolades

Festival finishes season in October

A&E briefs — Aug. 7, 2019

Performers sought for talent show The Sequim Community Warming Center is planning now for an October talent show as part of its 2019 fundraising drive.… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2019
One of the gift baskets available as a door prize at the Barks & Brews fundraiser on Aug. 10, from Teri’s Paws and Effect dog training of Sequim.

Barks Brews fundraiser to boost Pet Posse

The Peninsula Taproom hosts fundraising event

One of the gift baskets available as a door prize at the Barks & Brews fundraiser on Aug. 10, from Teri’s Paws and Effect dog training of Sequim.

Bowl for United Way funds

United Way of Clallam County invited to the community to a bowling fundraiser supporting literacy in memory of Claudia “Mrs. K” Elkhart. The second-annual Bowling… Continue reading

Community Calendar — July 31, 2019

Deadline for items appearing in the community calendar is noon on Wednesday, one week before publication at editor@sequimgazette.com or delivered to the Sequim Gazette at… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2019

Faith news — Aug. 7, 2019

‘The Moses Controversy’ set at Friends Church supper “The Moses Controversy,” a new Patterns of Evidence documentary, is featured at the next Peninsula Evangelical Friends… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2019
Vern Frykholm, right, walks across the 2018 Colonial Festival portraying George Washington alongside Jane Ritchey, left, portraying Martha Washington. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell

Fifth Northwest Colonial Festival brings more history

More reenactors joining to add more knowledge to event.

Vern Frykholm, right, walks across the 2018 Colonial Festival portraying George Washington alongside Jane Ritchey, left, portraying Martha Washington. Sequim Gazette file photo by Michael Dashiell
Shelli Robb-Kahler, center, takes a picture of one of her classmates from the Sequim High School class of 1979 sitting in her family’s 1956 Corvette at the 40 year reunion of the class.

Food, friends highlight SHS Class of 1979 reunion

The 40 year reuinion of the SHS class of 1979 was highlighted by good food and better friends.

Shelli Robb-Kahler, center, takes a picture of one of her classmates from the Sequim High School class of 1979 sitting in her family’s 1956 Corvette at the 40 year reunion of the class.