‘Men With Guitars’ hits OTA stage on May 19

The Mujeres de Maiz Opportunity Foundation’s sixth-annual Men With Guitars concert is set for 7 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at Olympic Theatre Arts, 414 N.… Continue reading

‘Obnoxious’ entry takes top SEF Film Festival honors

“Obnoxious”? Perhaps — but it is an award-winning entry. A trio of Sequim High School freshmen brought home not only first place overall but also… Continue reading

A&E briefs — May 16, 2018

Monday Musicale set The Monday Musicale group meets in the Queen of Angels fellowship hall Monday, May 21. The noon meeting at the hall at… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Annual gospel concert to benefit local groups

Raising their voices in song, this group of local singers hopes to raise up the community as well. The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers hosts their… Continue reading

Audubon society speaker to highlight conservation photography

Conservation photography is the topic of conversation at the next Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society meeting, set for 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at the Dungeness… Continue reading

Community calendar — May 16, 2018

Deadline for items appearing in the community calendar is 5 p.m. Wednesday one week before publication at or delivered to the Sequim Gazette at… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Free housing, finance choice panel discussion set for May 23

Mary Coupland is hoping to give residents on the Olympic Peninsula some answers to some of life’s tougher aging choices before they are forced to… Continue reading

Genealogical society hosts annual meeting

The Clallam County Genealogical Society’s general meeting is set for 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, May 19, in the Raymond Carver room of the Port Angeles Library,… Continue reading

Get It Growing: Growing berries in containers

Good berry varieties for growing in containers Strawberries Seascape Tribute Tristar Raspberries Raspberry Shortcake Blackberries Baby Cakes Blueberries Blueberry Glaze Chippewa Jelly Bean Northblue Northcountry… Continue reading

Gleaners seeking extra fruits, vegetables during growing season

Calling all fruits and veggies. The Clallam County Gleaner volunteer group is in search of produce to pick and share with the community this growing… Continue reading

Learn about growing roses on the peninsula

WSU Clallam County Master Gardener Elaine Webber will provide tips for growing roses on the Olympic Peninsula at noon on Thursday, May 24, 2018, in… Continue reading

Learn about peony varieties at garden society work party

The community is invited to learn all about the power of the peony at the next Sequim Botanical Garden Society work party. The Sequim-based group… Continue reading

Milestone: Dodson receives Sequim Sunrise Rotary honor

A Sequim High School senior with aspirations toward a career in mechanical engineering, Tristin Dodson was recently awarded the Sequim Sunrise Rotary Club’s Student of… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Milestone: Newcomers Club makes community donations

The Olympic Newcomers’ Club made a pair of recent donations to some longtime community nonprofits. Newcomers’ Club President Cathy Schau presents a check for $200… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Milestone: P.E.O. gives grant to PC nursing student

Chapter EP of the P.E.O. Sisterhood of Sequim recently granted $1,600 to Peninsula College nursing student Kayla Forshaw for her future studies. The grant comes… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Milestone: Sequim students named to WWU’s honor roll

A trio of Sequim-area students were recently named to the Honor Roll at Western Washington University (Bellingham, Wa.) following winter quarter. They are: Jensen Heike,… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Milestone: Wall receives OMC leadership award

Lorraine Wall, who began working at Olympic Medical Center (OMC) in 1998 and has been chief nursing officer for the past 11 years, was presented… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2018

Olympic Peninsula Academy’s drama class to stage ‘Mary Poppins Jr.’

With a cast of more than 30 and a familiar character coming to the stage, Olympic Peninsula Academy’s young students are once again putting on… Continue reading

Olympic Theatre Arts offering summer workshop for teens

With an award-winning composer/arranger and a Broadway singer/actor leading the way, Olympic Theatre Arts is looking to give young local thespians an “intensive” lesson in… Continue reading

OTA prepping production of ‘Leaving Iowa’

A wealth of wistful recollections, crisscrossing conversations and plenty of memorable smaller performances are in store for play-goers as Olympic Theatre Arts prepares its cast… Continue reading