Life

Get It Growing: Thoughts on storing winter vegetables

Imagine it is late fall and you have a large quantity of vegetables still in your garden or maturing and winter is coming soon! What… Continue reading

Grants available from Beta Nu for professional educators

The Beta Nu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma group has set a Nov. 15 deadline for their Professional Educators grants. These are continuing education grants… Continue reading

History Tales takes on Andrew Carnegie and his libraries

Peggy Norris explores the life of Andrew Carnegie at the Clallam County Historical Society’s History Tales presentation slated for 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, at… Continue reading

Medicare, explained

Social Security and Medicare have a few things in common. Both programs help safeguard millions of Americans as well as improve the quality of life… Continue reading

Milestone: Bluthenthals get Coast Gaurd Foundation scholarships

Kelley and Cameron Bluthenthal of Sequim were awarded scholarships by the Coast Guard Foundation for the 2018-19 school year. Kelley received the Coast Guard Foundation… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Milestone: Reach, Row raises $28K+ for Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County

Thanks to a multitude of local businesses, organizations and community members, the Sequim Bay Yacht Club saw a successful Reach and Row for Hospice 2018… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Milestone: Smith’s entry is reserve grand champ at state fair

Top Line Ellie 7091 won reserve grand champion owned female at the 2018 Washington State Fair Junior Angus Show Sept. 8 in Puyallup. Jake Smith… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Off the Shelf: Health resources at your library

“The Care and Keeping of You: The Body Book for Girls” was published 20 years ago and has sold more than five million copies. “Guy… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Preparing your child for school … no matter what age

School has just begun. If you have a child who isn’t in school what does that have to do with you? A lot! No matter… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Registration open for new Stream Stewards course

A new five-week Stream Stewards class is being offered this fall by WSU Extension beginning in mid-October. The course is from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on… Continue reading

Sequim Library hosts youth-driven science explorations

The North Olympic Library System offers a Junior Science Explorers event at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave.… Continue reading

Volunteers sought for TAX-AIDE program

AARP’s group of tax-time assistants are seeking some help themselves, as they aid locals in preparing federal income tax returns. TAX-AIDE is a program that… Continue reading

Worldwide ‘Photowalk’ comes to Olympic Peninsula

Scott Kelby’s Worldwide Photowalk, the world’s largest photowalk, is set for Saturday, Oct. 6, and includes Marymere Falls near Lake Crescent, just west of Port… Continue reading

YMCA offers grant for youth leaders

The Olympic Peninsula YMCA announced last week the organization has opened the process for receiving YMCA Spirit of Team Watson Memorial Grant applications. The Spirit… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — Sept. 26, 2018

DISTRICT The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1, in the district boardroom, 503 N. Sequim Ave. The public is invited to… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2018

2018 Battle of the Books gets underway in October

Battle of the Books, a year-long collaborative project between the North Olympic Library System and schools from across Clallam County, kicks off this October. All… Continue reading

Tammy Hall is the featured artist at the Harbor Art Gallery in Port Angeles this October. Submitted photo

A&E briefs — Sept. 26, 2018

OPAA hosts Zien The public is invited to attend the Olympic Peninsula Art Association meeting set for 9:30 a.m.-noon Thursday, Sept. 27, at St. Luke’s… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2018
Tammy Hall is the featured artist at the Harbor Art Gallery in Port Angeles this October. Submitted photo

Artist card swap set at libraries

Create a small piece of art to be traded with other book lovers at Artist Trading Card events at the North Olympic Library System. Get… Continue reading

Class registration opens for fall term at Clallam Mosaic

Clallam Mosaic, a local nonprofit working to empower people with special needs, is opening registration for its 11-week fall term. Classes will begin on Monday,… Continue reading

Community calendar — Sept. 26, 2018

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

  • Sep 26, 2018