Life

Helping veterans and active duty military members

Every year on Veterans Day, we honor the people who risk their lives to protect our freedom. Social Security honors veterans and active duty members… Continue reading

Milestone: Quast receives OMC leadership award

Paula Quast, Olympic Medical Center’s supervisor of central services, received the organization’s leadership award from OMC CEO Eric Lewis at a recent management meeting. Quast… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2018

Milestone: Sequim student Imholt earns Rotary honor

Jackson Imholt, pictured here with Rotarian Bret Keehn, was recently named Sequim Sunrise Rotary’s October Middle School Student of the Month. Imholt is the son… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2018

Milestone: Skwim Toastmasters named a President’s Distinguished Club

Skwim Toastmasters was recently named a President’s Distinguished Club, the highest possible Toastmasters achievement that recognizes the club’s membership growth and educational achievements during the… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: The needs of preschoolers

It is important that parents understand what their young children need most in life to be ready for the next step. The primary and most… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2018

Social change, in verse and chorus: Sequim musician, band puts cultural lessons to song in Humanities Washington series

If given the choice between playing in a big city or some small, out-of-the-way community, Janet Humphrey and her bandmates will often choose the town… Continue reading

Spruce Production Division talk in honor of World War I centennial

The Clallam County Historical Society/North Olympic History Center is sponsoring a presentation by Steve Hauff about the Spruce Production Division, set for 1 p.m. Saturday,… Continue reading

WOW! workshop looks at preventing, caring for foot wounds

Dr. Dekker McKeever offers “Flat Tires: Treatment of Lower Extremity Wounds,” a free WOW! Working on Wellness Forum presentation at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14,… Continue reading

Port Angeles High School presents ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

The Port Angeles High School Drama Club, under the direction of Kelly Lovall, is now rehearsing “Little Shop of Horrors,” their fall musical production. All… Continue reading

Get help picking your holiday plants

Veteran Master Gardener Jeanette Stehr-Green provides tips for selecting and caring for holiday gift plants at noon on Thursday, Nov. 8, in the county commissioners’… Continue reading

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribal Library to screen ‘Highway of Tears’ on Nov. 6

From Canadian producer/actor Matt Smiley and actor Carly Pope, “Highway of Tears” — an 80-minute film that brings awareness to the number of indigenous women… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — Oct. 31, 2018

DISTRICT The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, in the district boardroom, 503 N. Sequim Ave. The public is invited to… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

A&E briefs — Oct. 31, 2018

OPAA art show, sale set for Nov. 2-4 The Olympic Peninsula Art Association’s annual 5x7 show and sale is set for Nov. 2-4 in Sequim’s… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

Backyard Birding series beckons beginners Saturday

Back by popular demand, organizers of the Backyard Birding series have bird expert Denny Van Horn set to present “Becoming a Birder” at 10 a.m.… Continue reading

Celebrated pianist returns for two performances Saturday

The last time Spanish-born pianist Josu de Solaun came to town in spring 2016, he played Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3, the “Rach 3,” lifting… Continue reading

Community calendar — Oct. 31, 2018

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

  • Oct 31, 2018

Cycling Around: The veteran and the bicycle

“Let me tell you a story,” she said. “I really missed my brother — I mean the one I knew before he went to war.… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018
“Evening at Realto Beach” by Nancy Delgado

Fall harvest theme set for First Friday Art Walk

Box: First Friday Art Walk Sequim When: 5-8 p.m. Nov. 2 Location: Various venues near downtown Sequim On the web: SequimArtWalk.com Story: Get earthy at… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018
“Evening at Realto Beach” by Nancy Delgado

Get into the spirits with Olympic Peninsula Harvest Wine & Cider Tour

Celebrating the peninsula with seasonal spirits and savory bites, the Olympic Peninsula Harvest Wine & Cider Tour is back — spotlighting locally harvested ingredients on… Continue reading

Hand-made items, more on tap at guild’s annual holiday bazaar

The Sequim Guild of Seattle Children’s Hospital is holding its 11th annual Holiday Bazaar 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Sequim Prairie Grange,… Continue reading