Community News Briefs

Button design contest

entries due Oct. 17

Submissions are being accepted for the 2009 Sequim Irrigation Festival button design. The concept for the 2009 festival is "Sequim - A Magical Place". The Button design contest entries will be accepted from artists in the 1st through 5th grades who live in the Sequim School District. The winning design will be used on the festival button that will be sold by area 5th graders in late March. Full rules, prizes and additional concept information are available at, Making of the Festival: Design Contest. Entries must be postmarked by October 17, 2008. Submit to Irrigation Festival Logo Contest, P.O. Box 3201, Sequim, WA 98382. Call 477-3750 for questions.

Seattle Gospel Choir

Coming to Sequim

The community is invited to a Sequim High School choir concert with Gospel Choir of Seattle at 7 p.m. Sept. 27 in the school's performing arts center, 601 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim.

Gospel Choir of Seattle gives a master class for the students that day.

Tickets will be sold at the door for $10. This is a fundraising event. Carbon Productions donates the proceeds to the high school choirs. Call 683-9260.

Flu shots administered

Olympic Medical Physicians offers walk-in flu-shot clinics to its registered patients or their relatives 18 years or older in Port Angeles and Sequim.

Curb-side service is available to limited-mobility auto passengers in Sequim only.

Flu shots will be administered in the McCarter Room next to Seasons Café from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 27 and Oct. 18 at 939 Caroline St., Port Angeles. Entrance through the hospital's east entrance is requested.

Flu shots also will be available 9 a.m.-

3 p.m. Oct. 4 and 25 at the Medical Services Building, 840 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim.

If uninsured, the cost is $26 and cash or check is accepted.

Call 565-9085.

Veterans' mobile service

office visits Port Angeles

Disabled American Veterans' mobile service office will be at WorkSource Center, 229 W. First St., Port Angeles, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 25 to provide counseling and claim-

filing assistance to veterans and their families. The counseling and filing-assistance service is free to all veterans and their families. Call 206-220-6225.

Senior menu

Here are the Sequim Senior Nutrition Site menus, served at 4:30 p.m. at Suncrest Village Retirement Apartments, 251 S. Fifth Ave. Suggested donation $3. Menus are subject to change.

Wednesday Sept. 24 - Roast pork, stuffing, squash, applesauce, pumpkin pie

Thursday Sept. 25 - cook's choice

Friday Sept. 26 - porcupine meatballs, buttered noodles, glazed carrots, pea salad, pudding

Monday Sept. 29 - pasta primavera, garlic bread, steamed zucchini, tossed green salad, brownies

Tuesday Sept. 30 - roast turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, peas, cranberry gelatin salad, banana bread.

Blood drives

• 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 29, with a lunch break from 12:30-1:15 p.m. Sequim Elks Lodge, 143 Port Williams Road, Sequim. Call 582-0382.

Sequim duplicate

bridge club

• September 12

N/S: 1. Frank Brown-David Jackson; 2. Arlene Nunnally-Ilze Schubert; 3. Helen Stratton-Paul Stratton; 4. Gert Wiitala-Paula Cramer.

E/W: 1. Mary Norwood-David Johnson; 2. Jim Wiitala-Charles Williams; 3. Pat Karls-Sonja Schoenleber; 4. Wilma Lambert-Sueann Swan.

• September 15

N/S: 1. Evelyn Miller-Ilze Schubert; 2. Patrick Thomson-Thomas Larsen; 3. Frank Brown-Jim Tilzey; 4. Frank Herodes-Nancy Herodes.

E/W: 1. Tom Markley-Hank Brahlit; 2. David Johnson-Mary Norwood; 3. Sharon Hills-Leonard Hills; 4. Jim Wiitala-Charles Williams.

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