Life

Milestone: Longtime Sequim resident celebrates No. 100

Friends and family gathered in Sequim on Saturday, Jan. 12, to celebrate the life of Caleb Temple Murphy — better known to everyone as “Cal.”… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Milestone: Olympic Medical Center’s human resources staff help improve efficiencies

Eight human resources staffers were honored at a recent board of Olympic Medical Center commissioners board meeting. They include: HR Business Systems Analyst Robin Trent;… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Milestone: Sequim HS senior Rosales earns Sorptimist’s Youth Citizen’s Award

Soroptimist International of Sequim recently awarded the group’s Youth Citizen’s Award to Ashley Rosales — pictured with parents Stephen and Kim Rosales — for her… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Milestone: Sequim Picklers gives thanks, donation to SFA for help with courts

Members of the Sequim Picklers donated $2,000 to the Sequim Family Advocates group on Jan. 7 at the Sequim Boys & Girls Club. Picklers representatives… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Milestone: Windermere donation to help B&G Club get rolling

Designated broker Alan Burwell, and Broker/Director of Operations Dollie Sparks (Both back row, far right), on behalf of Windermere Real Estate’s Sequim and Sunland offices,… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Parenting Matters: Playing is your child’s job

One of the most important ways a child spends his time is in play. It doesn’t always look like work but that is exactly what… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Peninsula College names Sequim students to fall quarter President’s List, Honor Roll

Peninsula College last week released the names of students who made the President’s List and the Honor Roll for the fall 2018 quarter. To qualify… Continue reading

Peninsula College offering $100K+ in scholarships

Beginning Jan. 22, the Peninsula College Foundation will offer more than $100,000 in scholarships to students attending Peninsula College for the 2019-2020 school year. Scholarships… Continue reading

Sequim Education Foundation announces 2019 scholarship opportunities for graduating seniors

Sequim Education Foundation is offering a number of scholarship opportunities to 2019 Sequim High School graduating seniors. Each scholarship is listed on www.WashBoard.org, with a… Continue reading

Toastmasters groups set ‘Better Evaluating’ workshop

The Port Angeles and Skwim Toastmasters Clubs co-hosting a 90-minute, hands-on “Better Evaluating” workshop presented by Toastmasters District Director Kyle Hall, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday,… Continue reading

Winners named in Blue Whole Gallery’s first juried show

With a crowd packed into Blue Whole Gallery during the Jan. 4 First Friday Art Walk, organizers of Blue Whole Gallery’s first juried show selected… Continue reading

Young Artist Competitions set for Saturday in Port Angeles

The music of Vivaldi, Bach and Lalo, plus Severn’s “Polish Dance,” Tomaso Vitali’s “Chaconne” and Fritz Kreisler’s “La Gitana” will come alive in a public… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — Jan. 9, 2019

DISTRICT The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, in the district boardroom, 503 N. Sequim Ave. The public is invited to… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2019

‘Bakersfield Mist” based on true events

‘Bakersfield Mist’ Presented by Olympic Theatre Arts When: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 18-27 Where: Gathering Hall at Olympic Theatre Arts,… Continue reading

A&E briefs — Jan. 9, 2019

Book group talks ‘The Girls of Atomic City’ The Second Saturday Book Discussion Group, a monthly that “brings great, fiction and nonfiction, classic and contemporary… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2019

Births — Jan. 9, 2019

Dec. 23, 2018 — 6:05 p.m., a daughter, Raven Lee Ruggles, 7 pounds 0.34 ounces, to Tony Lee Ruggles and Eryn Falk Hunter, Blyn.… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2019

Community calendar — Jan. 9, 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

First Friday’s 2019 ‘Whodunnit’? The goddess of hope

Pamela Newman of Sequim was the winner of the “Whodunnit Downtown? - The Case of the Mistaken Tin Foil Hat” event during the Jan. 4… Continue reading

Helen Haller students win special trips from Turkey Trot for Christmas

Two students at Helen Haller Elementary ran their heart out before Thanksgiving and received a nice present for Christmas. First-grader Marcus Sheldon and fifth-grader Alex… Continue reading

Milestone: Bates earns Sequim Sunrise Rotary honor

Hannah Bates, shown here with Sequim Sunrise Rotary President Jim McEntire, left, and Rotary Public Relations rep Bret Keehn, was recently named Sequim Sunrise Rotary’s… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2019