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Milestone: Soroptimists give to Healthy Families

Soroptimist International of Sequim recently presented a $3,000 check to Healthy Families of Clallam County. President-Elect Elaine Bradford, left, had the honors to present the… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Milestone: Van De Wege helps get wildland fire engine to Port Angeles

Washington Department of Natural Resources has donated a used fire engine to Clallam 2 Fire-Rescue (Port Angeles) authorized through legislation passed last session. The wildfire… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Off the Shelf: Picture books are worth a thousand words

The popularity of adult coloring books has led this librarian to believe that adults are craving … something. Is it a connection to their childhood?… Continue reading

P.E.O. bazaar helps fund Sequim scholarships

Chapter JC, one of 13 Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) chapters on the Olympic Peninsula, is once again turning their gifts and goods into hope and… Continue reading

Parnting Matters: Learning to talk

One of the most exciting things a young child does is learn to talk. Parents listen for each new word as she begins to learn… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

PEO group celebrates, gives scholarship

Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) members and guests met for an annual luncheon in October at 7 Cedars Casino, with 160 women from 13 chapters of… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Reading set for ‘The Artemis Adventure’

The Center for Spiritual Living Port Angeles is sponsoring a reading by Sequim author Alice McCracken (publishing under the name Dorothy Rice Bennett) of her… Continue reading

Sequim City, Band, Five Star Brass kick off new season

The Sequim City Band will host Five Star Brass, a brass quintet of the Navy Band Northwest, at its first indoor concert of the 2017-18… Continue reading

Sequim families enjoy local Halloween events SLIDESHOW

The ghouls and ghosts got out a little early for Halloween this year. Sequim area organizations hosted a handful of events on Oct. 28, for… Continue reading

Sequim Soroptimists seek applicants for award

Soroptimist International of Sequim is holding its annual Youth Community Service Award competition for young women who make the world a better place through their… Continue reading

St. Luke’s sets stage for 61st holiday bazaar

The longest-running bazaar on the Olympic Peninsula is back. St. Luke’s Episcopal Church hosts its 61st-annual Holiday Bazaar from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11,… Continue reading

Tribe’s holiday craft fair set for Nov. 4

The Jamestown S’KlallamTribe will hold its eighth-annual Native and Non-Native Holiday Craft Fair from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, in the Tribal Community Center,… Continue reading

Wellness forum takes on foot, ankle health

Dr. Dekker McKeever presents a free WOW! Working on Wellness Forum entitled “Big Foot, Small Town: Foot and Ankle Health” starting at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday,… Continue reading

Mujeres de Maíz dinner to raise money for Chiapas women

Eye contact, college degrees and family planning: As indigenous Maya women in San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, pursue further education, the changes are… Continue reading

Faith News — Oct. 25, 2017

Messy Church in Port Angeles There will be a Messy Church event from 5-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 301… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

Trick-or-treating and more this Halloween

It’s the spooky time of year once again and there’s no shortage of haunts, treats and sweets available this Halloween. Several events are held throughout… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — Oct. 25, 2017

DISTRICT There is no school for all students on Oct. 30, and no school for elementary school students on Oct. 31. GREYWOLF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL The… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017

‘Green Thumb’ series presenter talks beneficial insects

WSU Clallam County Master Gardener Audreen Williams will explain why gardeners should recognize several common insects as more helpful than harmful and employ them to… Continue reading

A&E briefs — Oct. 25, 2017

Call for artists In partnership with the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, the North Olympic Land Trust is seeking a local artist to create signing… Continue reading

B&G Club members give to disaster relief

When the news of the devastating hurricanes in Texas, the Southeast and Puerto Rico came to the Boys & Girls Club’s Carroll C. Kendall Unit… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2017