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OPBA’s second Bicycle Rodeo offers safety, riding skills and fun

The Olympic Peninsula Bicycle Alliance hosts the group’s second Bicycle Rodeo on Saturday, May 18, an activity designed for youths in kindergarten through fifth grade.… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Plan ahead

One of life’s lessons is the importance of planning ahead. Some people are very good at it while others have great difficulty. Planning ahead is… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2019

Sequim Library offers spring break activities

Looking for entertainment for the children during spring break? The staff at the Sequim Library offer three different drop-in activities, set for 2-4 p.m. Monday,… Continue reading

Sequim Museum & Arts sets ‘Boys in the Boat’ event

Judy Rantz Willman, her sister Jennarose Rantz Murdaugh and Judy Reandeau Stipe recently toured the new Sequim Museum & Arts building at 544 N. Sequim… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2019

Soloists and symphony present ‘Romance,’ Ravel

This music stirs up a lot of passion. Take Antonin Dvorak’s “Romance for Violin.” The piece has these “beautiful flowing lines in the winds and… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2019

Tidepools winners announced

The staff of Tidepools 2019, Peninsula College’s art, music and literary magazine, announced the winners of the 2019 contest. The magazine features fine art, photography,… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2019

Visitors flock to Olympic Peninsula for annual BirdFest: 16th annual event has more events, field trips

“BirdFest registrations continue to pour in,” said coordinator Vanessa Fuller recently, but openings still are available for most field trips and activities planned for the… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2019

Volunteer Hospice hosts orientations in Sequim, Port Angeles

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County offers monthly orientations for those interested in volunteering with the organization — on the first Thursday of every month in… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — March 20, 2019

DISTRICT There is no school the week of April 1-5 (spring break). The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, in the… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2019

A&E briefs — March 20, 2019

Authors to speak at 1 of a Kind Gallery 1 of a Kind Gallery hosts Olympic Peninsula Authors for an afternoon of prose and poetry… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2019

Community calendar — March 20, 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

  • Mar 20, 2019
Dungeness River Center Board members celebrate the 25th anniversary of its incorporation as a nonprofit organization. Pictured are (back row, from left) education coordinator Jenna Ziogas, Neil Harrington, Vita Olson, Sara Cendeja-Zarelli, Alissa Lofstrom, Shirley Anderson, president Greg Voyles, vice president Dennis Dickson, director Powell Jones, Carl Siver, Darcy McNamara, treasurer Wanda Schneider, administrative manager Vanessa Fuller, Annette Nesse and Bob Phreaner, with (front row, from left) Lyn Muench, Annette Hanson, secretary Ann Sargent and Ken Weirsma. Photo courtesy of Dungeness River Audubon Center

Dungeness River Audubon Center at 25: Educational center marks quarter-century of cooperation, accomplishments

As we mark the 25th anniversary of the Dungeness River Audubon Center being incorporated as a nonprofit, its volunteer board is raising funds to ensure… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2019
Dungeness River Center Board members celebrate the 25th anniversary of its incorporation as a nonprofit organization. Pictured are (back row, from left) education coordinator Jenna Ziogas, Neil Harrington, Vita Olson, Sara Cendeja-Zarelli, Alissa Lofstrom, Shirley Anderson, president Greg Voyles, vice president Dennis Dickson, director Powell Jones, Carl Siver, Darcy McNamara, treasurer Wanda Schneider, administrative manager Vanessa Fuller, Annette Nesse and Bob Phreaner, with (front row, from left) Lyn Muench, Annette Hanson, secretary Ann Sargent and Ken Weirsma. Photo courtesy of Dungeness River Audubon Center

Get It Growing: Tips on planting vegetable seeds indoors

Got the itch to start gardening, but find that outdoor conditions are still too cold or wet to dig in the dirt? Consider starting vegetable… Continue reading

Local Toastmasters win, advance in speech contests

Skwim Toastmasters, Sequim’s Toastmasters Club, held its annual International Speech and Evaluation Contest on Feb. 26, with three contestants competing in each contest. Taking top… Continue reading

Milestone: Civil Air Patrol members give squadron a boost

Civil Air Patrol’s Olympic Peninsula unit, Dungeness Composite Squadron, recently offered its thanks to two members for a large and helpful donation. Maj. Mark Swanson,… Continue reading

Milestone: Danielson, Geulen selected Girls of the Month

Soroptimist International of Sequim recently recognized Quinn Danielson, left, and Kayla Geulen as its Girls of the Month for February and March. Danielson volunteers with… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2019

Milestone: Rotary Club of Sequim donates wheels to local youth

The Rotary Club of Sequim presents a Rifton Adaptive Tricycle to Abby Johnson, who has mobility challenges. As she grows, this tricycle is adjustable to… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2019

Myers to read from new novel at Fourth Friday Readings

Local author Linda B. Myers will read from her newest historical novel at the next Fourth Friday Readings, starting at 6:15 p.m. on March 22… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: A delicious dinner

Most of us look forward to dinner — this is true even if you are a kid. Dinner with the family is one of the… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2019