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Back row, from left, are 2019 ARTJAM artists Stephen Portner, Brian Buntain, Lynne Armstrong and Mary Franchini, with (front row, from left) Ed Crumley, Tammy Hall and Linda Collins Chapman, with (in front) Susan Gansert Shaw. Submitted photo

ARTJAM 2019 set for Lavender Weekend

These artists are once again ready to jam. The 11th ARTJAM event sees 11 artists working in metal, wood, canvas, clay and paper to demonstrate… Continue reading

Back row, from left, are 2019 ARTJAM artists Stephen Portner, Brian Buntain, Lynne Armstrong and Mary Franchini, with (front row, from left) Ed Crumley, Tammy Hall and Linda Collins Chapman, with (in front) Susan Gansert Shaw. Submitted photo

A&E briefs — July 10, 2019

Women and Shakespeare Anna Andersen will discuss women and Shakespeare at “Women and Shakespeare” a dessert and wine talk Friday, July 12, at the Port… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Births — July 10, 2019

June 21, 2019 — 4:59 a.m., a son, Liam Prentice Lawson, 7 pounds 6.5 ounces, to Brianne Banasik and Sonny Lawson, Sequim.… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Community calendar — July 10, 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

  • Jul 10, 2019

Cycling Around: Sharing trails and roadways

The other day I had an interesting conversation with a friend who lamented encountering a particular attitude when she was out riding local trails: Some… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

First responders, up close at NOLS

Youngsters can get an up-close look at firefighters, their gear and their vehicles at Firefighter Storytime, set for 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 11, at… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Friends from afar: ‘Immigrant Garden’ runs two weekends at OTA

“The Immigrant Garden - Letters” When: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, July 12-13, 19-20; 2 p.m. Sunday, July 14 and 21 Where: Olympic Theatre Arts, 414 N.… Continue reading

From Mission Control to the moon: Fifty years later, Sequim resident to recount milestone lunar landing

It’s a simple fact retired U.S. Air Force Col. Joey Lazzaro knows well and sometimes passes along as advice to youngsters considering their future endeavors:… Continue reading

Get It Growing: Set your July fruit, veggie gardening calendar

Get walking, talking From 10-11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, join Clallam County Master Gardeners for a walk at the 5th Street Community Garden in… Continue reading

Learn about hardy succulents from an expert at Green Thumbs session

Susan Kalmar will present advice for growing hardy succulents at noon on Thursday, July 11, in the county commissioners meeting room at the Clallam County… Continue reading

Milestone: King receives OMC leadership award

Deby King, director of laboratory services, was recently honored for her for her 12 years of service to Olympic Medical Center with the organization’s June… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Milestone: Maynard received PEO continuing education scholarship

Kerri Maynard of Sequim, pictured with her children, is presented with a check for $1,200 from PEO Chapter EP-Sequim on June 27. Maynard is the… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Milestone: McMenamin named to dean’s list at George Fox

Sequim native Alexandria McMenamin was named George Fox University’s spring 2019 dean’s list. To qualify, a student must earn at least a 3.5 grade-point average… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Milestone: Sequim’s Gilson, Sayles earn WGU degrees

Several Olympic Peninsula residents earned degrees from Western Governors University, as announced by the school following WGU’s commencement ceremonies earlier this month. They include Sequim’s… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Milestone: Sunland homeowners pick scholarship winners

Thanks to the generosity of Sunland homeowners who contributed more than $6,000 to the SLOA Scholarship Fund, the group awarded $2,000 scholarships to Elizabeth Sweet… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Olympic Cellars sets stage for summer music series

The Olympic Cellars Winery Summer 2019 Concert Series kicks off Saturday, July 20, when Sequim-based Fat Chance hits the stage. Show times are 7 p.m.,… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Camping with kids

Summer is such a great time to plan special times for the family. One event that most families look forward to doing is a camping… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Rising heat brings health risks

Clallam County health officer gives advice on how to beat the heat

School’s out, we’re in

We have had a great start to the summer! The first full week in the Sequim Boys & Club found us hopping with kids. We… Continue reading

Sequim Counseling’s office at 435 W Bell Street. The office has been open for two years, but recently added two more clinicians to be able to better serve a wider variety of clients. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley.

Sequim Counseling expands

Local counseling center looking to better serve community

Sequim Counseling’s office at 435 W Bell Street. The office has been open for two years, but recently added two more clinicians to be able to better serve a wider variety of clients. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley.