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Jazz dinner-dance set for Saturday

Where new school meets old school. The Stardust Big Band once again joins the Sequim High School Jazz Band at the annual Jazz Dinner Dance,… Continue reading

Open auditions set for Olympic Theatre Arts’ production of ‘First Date’

From Seattle to Broadway and now to Sequim, “First Date” looks to entertain local audiences in both scene and song this spring. Olympic Theatre Arts… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Spanking doesn’t work

As time has gone on, more and more information has come out on the value of spanking your child. Most of us were spanked when… Continue reading

  • Jan 30, 2019

Second Saturday Science sessions set at library

Second Saturday Science events are offered at the Sequim Library from 10:30-11:30 a.m. each second Saturday on Feb. 9, March 9 and April 13. Created… Continue reading

‘Next to Normal’ explores hope, healing

‘Next to Normal’ Rock musical by Ghostlight Productions When: Jan. 25-Feb. 9; 7:30 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and Tuesdays, 2 p.m. for Jan. 27 and… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — Jan. 23, 2019

DISTRICT The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, in the district boardroom, 503 N. Sequim Ave. The public is invited to… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

A&E briefs — Jan. 23, 2019

Toastmasters set open house With the theme “Boost Your Confidence, Find Your Voice in 2019,” the Skwim Toastmasters host an open house from 6:30-8 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Blueberries: Pruning for productivity

Want a better blueberry harvest? If so, think about pruning your blueberries this winter. Pruning is critical to blueberry productivity. An annual pruning regimen is… Continue reading

Clallam group to host free beginning genealogy class

The Genealogy Society of Clallam County offers a free beginning genealogy class during the society’s open house on Saturday, Jan. 26, held at the Genealogy… Continue reading

Community calendar — Jan. 23, 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

  • Jan 23, 2019

Learn about ’Bird Nesting’ and prep for Great Backyard Bird Count

The Backyard Birding series continues with “Bird Nesting and the Great Backyard Bird Count,” presented by Ken Wiersema, at 10 a.m. Saturday Feb. 2, at… Continue reading

Learn how to make your own sourdough from an expert

Victoria Redhead Miller, author of “From No-knead to Sourdough: A Simpler Approach to Handmade Bread,” presents “Make Your Own Sourdough” at two upcoming events at… Continue reading

Letters to the editor — Jan. 23, 2019

A play extraordinaire I recently witnessed “Bakersfield Mist,” a play that cannot be described as anything less than extraordinary. Fortunately this occurred not in Seattle,… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Local authors provide perspectives at next Fourth Friday event

Terry Moore and Gary Bullock, both Sequim residents, will share their understandings gleaned from varied occupations and interests at the next Fourth Friday Readings, set… Continue reading

Milestone: Holms named a Presidential Scholar at Clarkson University

Sophia Lynn Holms of Sequim, a psychology major, was recently named a Presidential Scholar for the fall 2018 semester at Clarkson University in Potsdam, NY.… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Milestone: Kanters named Rotary’s Student of the Month

Davis Kanters, pictured here with public relations representative Bret Keehn, was named Sequim Sunrise Rotary’s November Middle School Student of the Month. Kanters’ favorite subjects… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Milestone: Olympic Medical Center gets 18th consecutive clean state audit

The Washington State Auditor’s Office recently conducted its regular independent accountability audit of Olympic Medical Center, covering the period of Jan. 1-Dec. 31, 2017. For… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Milestone: Sequim students make WWU’s fall quarter 2018 honor roll

Six Sequim-area students were recently named to the Western Washington University’s honor roll following all quarter 2018. They are: Eric Anderson, Katherine Atkins, Erica Bower,… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Olympic Theatre Arts casts for upcoming production for ‘Death of a Salesman’

Olympic Theatre Arts’ coming production of Arthur Miller’s “Death of a Salesman” is cast and in rehearsal. “We didn’t know what we were going to… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Talking about serious issues with your child

It isn’t always easy to have a talk with your child about serious matters. The biggest problem is you need to have her listen since… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019