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OTA’s ‘Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks’ unites unlikely friends

“Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks” Olympic Theatre Arts, 414 N. Sequim Ave. In the Gathering Hall June 7-16 7:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Forced conversations

It is different raising kids today than it was in the past. Our children hear about subjects we never thought we would discuss with our… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

Sequim Community Orchestra closes season Saturday

The SCO hosts their annual spring concert to end the 2018-2019 performance season.

Sequim Scouts lend a hand at PFOA

The volunteers and staff with Peninsula Friends of Animals give thanks and accolades to Sequim Boy Scout Troop 1498 and their project leader, Alec Shingleton… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019

Volunteer Hospice offers orientations in June

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

Volunteers ready ‘Six Books for Summer’ program

As summer approaches, parent and student volunteers gathered in Helen Haller Elementary’s cafeteria last week to continue the tradition of providing six books for each… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — May 22, 2019

DISTRICT The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, June 3, in the district boardroom, 503 N. Sequim Ave. The public is invited to… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019
Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro-Luna visits Sequim, Port Angeles and the West End this month. Submitted photo

A&E briefs — May 22, 2019

Barn dance to raise funds for scholarships P.E.O. Chapter FY in Sequim hosts a barn dance at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at 322 Clark… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019
Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro-Luna visits Sequim, Port Angeles and the West End this month. Submitted photo

Births — May 22, 2019

Feb. 21, 2019 — 9:08 p.m., a daughter, Vivian Bentz Lawrence, 7 pounds 1 ounce, to Stephanie Markishtum and Randy Lawrence, Neah Bay.… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019

Call for ‘Moving Pictures’ submissions

Peninsula College’s sixth-annual Moving Pictures Festival film submission deadline is noon on Saturday, June 1. Entries are open to current and former Peninsula College students… Continue reading

Carlsborg Station recreates mural for entrance

After 20 years, Jim and Julie Schumacher spruced up the Carlsborg Station with a new centerpiece. Since the business opened at the northeast corner of… Continue reading

Community calendar — May 22, 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

  • May 22, 2019

Family and fish beckon: After 40-year career, ‘Dr. Chuck’ retires

Retirement of Dr. Charles Sullivan What: Open house When: 1-4 p.m. Saturday, June 1 Where: Sunland Golf & Country Club ballroom, 109 Hilltop Drive, Sequim… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019

Get It Growing: Got questions? We have answers!

Question — Does a plum tree need a cross-pollinator? Answer —Many fruit trees need a cross-pollinator (that is another variety of the same type of… Continue reading

Learn about composting in your home garden

Clallam County Solid Waste Coordinator Meggan Uecker will provide information to help home gardeners integrate composting into any size garden or space at noon on… Continue reading

Learn how to care for peonies at ‘Work to Learn’ party

Members of the Sequim Botanical Garden Society invite the community to a “Work to Learn” Party demonstration with Jean Pier, former society president, and designer… Continue reading

The cut-down SUV with the steel framing attached that will form the Mount Olympus detachment’s new LVTH-6A1 replica parade float. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

Marine Corps League’s new parade float taking shape

The Mount Olympus detachment of the Marine Corps League is working on a project to give themselves a new and interesting presence at parades in… Continue reading

The cut-down SUV with the steel framing attached that will form the Mount Olympus detachment’s new LVTH-6A1 replica parade float. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

Milestone: OPAA picks Wiggins for annual scholarship

The Olympic Peninsula Art Association recently announced Amanda Wiggins is the club’s recipient of the 2019 Student Scholarship recipient. A Sequim High senior, Wiggins said… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019

Milestone: Sound Community Bank boosts audio, video system at Helen Haller

Representatives with Sound Community Bank recently presented the Helen Haller PTO a check for $5,000 to help with future endeavors at the school, such as… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2019

Monday Musicale names scholarship winners

Port Angeles High seniors Evan Cobb and Madelynne Jones were selected to share first place honors and to split a $6,000 Monday Musicale scholarship after… Continue reading