Milestone: SHS graduate Andres awarded Olympic Driftwood Sculptors scholarship

The Olympic Driftwood Sculptors announced last week the club’s 2018 Visual Art Scholarship of $2,000 goes to Haelee Dawn Andres, a 2018 graduate of Sequim… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2018

Parenting Matters: Choking hazards are all around

Most of us choke on food from time to time. But little kids who will stick just about anything into their mouths really have problems.… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2018

Schools out, we’re in

A myriad activities are happening at the club, all part of the everyday club experience. Last week and the remainder of this week, the Smile… Continue reading

Sequim quilter selected for prestigious show

Sequim’s Martha Scott, a board member of the Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Club, competes in the 2018 American Quilter’s Society QuiltWeek — Fall Paducah show on… Continue reading

Summer Strings Workshop culminates in free public concert

Summer Strings Workshop concert Who: Port Angeles Symphony’s summer workshop students When: 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17 Where: First Presbyterian Church, 139 W. Eighth St.,… Continue reading

Time to get ready to go back to school

It’s that time once again … but are you ready for another school year? Sequim schools and community partners have a host of back-to-school events… Continue reading

Writers’ conference grows in second year

Registration is now open for the Olympic Peninsula Christian Writers’ Conference, where 16 experienced writers will share their craft on Nov. 3. All writers and… Continue reading

93 Days of Summer

The Olympic Peninsula has plenty going on for our 93 days of summer. Check out this week’s staff picks and look for more each Wednesday,… Continue reading

A&E briefs — Aug. 8, 2018

Book talk examines Chabon’s ‘Moonglow’ The Second Saturday Book Discussion Group talks about Michael Chabon’s “Moonglow” at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at the Sequim… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

Births — Aug. 1, 2018

Jan. 25, 2017 — 2:35 p.m., a son, Graysen Edward Brownell, 7 pounds 8 ounces, to Danielle and Zachary Brownell, Port Angeles. June 15, 2018… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

Community calendar — Aug. 8, 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

  • Aug 8, 2018

Community garden walk set in Port Angeles

Join Master Gardeners Laurel Moulton, Jeanette Stehr-Green and Audreen Williams on a walk through the Fifth Street Garden in Port Angeles this week, an event… Continue reading

Fifth ‘Hog Wild’ fundraiser event features rib cook-off

Sequim Health and Rehabilitation and Crestwood Health and Rehabilitation are once again presenting sponsors of an event that the Olympic Medical Center Foundation will stage… Continue reading

Get It Growing: Deer? Not welcome in the garden!

Black tail deer, a subspecies of mule deer, roam throughout the Olympic Peninsula but are problematic visitors to home gardens. There are several deterrents and… Continue reading

Historically a good time, Colonial Festival set for Aug. 9-12

The go-to historical reenactment event of the peninsula, the Northwest Colonial Festival, returns for its fourth year Aug. 9-12. Volunteers dedicate themselves to sharing what… Continue reading

Master Gardener talks air layering at Green Thumb Garden Tips series event

Barbara Scott will explain how to reproduce plants by air layering at noon on Thursday, Aug. 9, in the Clallam County commissioners’ meeting room of… Continue reading

Milestone: Awards given to OMC representatives

Scott Kennedy, Olympic Medical Center’s chief medical officer, presented recognition awards to Olympic Medical employees imaging services representative Suzette Paris, lead lab assistant Pamela Cadden,… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

Milestone: Haught receives leadership award

Olympic Medical Center CEO Eric Lewis presented the organization’s leadership award to Patti Haught, director of the patient experience program, at a recent management meeting… Continue reading

Milestone: Koenigsaecker earns master’s degree in finance

Grace Koenigsaecker recently graduated from the University of Oregon Lundquist College of Business with a master’s of science degree in finance. Koenigsaecker, the daughter of… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

Olympic Music Festival kicks off fellowship series

The Olympic Music Festival, a summer season of concerts in partnership with Centrum at Fort Worden State Park in Port Townsend, presents the first week… Continue reading