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Meetings Calendar

Meetings are listed based on written notification to The Gazette. Listings can be sent to The Gazette through e-mail at donnam@sequimgazette.com, faxed to 683-6670, mailed to P.O. Box 1750, Sequim WA 98382 or dropped off in our office at 147 W. Washington, Sequim. The deadline is Wednesday at 5 p.m. for the next week's edition. Please note new e-mail address.



Daily

• AA meetings. Various meeting times, locations each day. 452-4212. www.nopaa.org.

• Al-Anon. Various meeting times, locations. 452-6973.

• Boy Scouts of America. Various meeting times, locations for Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Venture Crew troops. 800-272-6865 or www.joinscouts.net.

• League of Women Voters. Various meeting times, locations. 681-3757.

• NA meetings. Numerous meetings in the county at various times each day. 477-9367.

• Weight Watchers. Numerous meetings in the county at various times each day. 800-651-6000.



Wednesday June 3

• Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Club. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 681-0795.

• TOPS. 9-9:45 a.m. weigh-in, 10 a.m. meeting. Sequim Bible Church, 847 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 582-9797.

• Olympic Driftwood Sculptors. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sequim Prairie Grange, 290 Macleay Road, Sequim. 681-2535 or 683-6860.

• Peninsula Driftwood Artists. 11 a.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 Blake Ave., Sequim. 681-8825.

• Ladies of Elks. 10 a.m. Elks Lodge, 143 Port Williams Road, Sequim. 683-7907.

• Christian Student Fellowship. Noon-12:45 p.m. ASC conference room adjacent to Pirate Union Building at Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. 461-2849 or www.pc.ctc.edu/life/fellowship.asp.

• Pants Party. Weight-loss support group. 1-2 p.m., 5:30-6:30 p.m. 415 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. $10. 683-8844.

• Port Angeles Duplicate Bridge Club. 5 p.m. Crafts room at Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 E. Seventh St., Port Angeles. 457-7704.

• Sequim Assembly International Order of the Rainbow for Girls. 7 p.m. Sequim Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 681-7851.

• Hurricane Ridge RV Club. Dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. Joshua's Restaurant, 113 Del Guzzi Drive, Port Angeles. 681-7654 or 683-0120.

• Clallam County Planning Commission. 6:30 p.m. Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles, enter through after-hours public meeting entrance on Fourth Street.

• Strait Macintosh Users Group. Ray Bentsen presents "The New Features in iLife '09." 7:15 p.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-1161.

• Sequim Irrigation Festival Planning Committee. 6 p.m. dinner, 6:30 p.m. meeting. Mariner Cafe, 707 E. Washington St., Sequim. 683-3408.



Thursday June 4

• Soroptimist International of Port Angeles - Jet Set. 7 a.m. Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 E. Seventh St., Port Angeles. 452-7925.

• Mothers of Preschoolers. 9-11:30 a.m. Fairview Bible Church, 385 O'Brien Road, Port Angeles. 457-5905.

• Masonic Coffee. 10 a.m. Sequim Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave. 683-4431.

• PAAQUE Chapter of Applique Society. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Quilted Strait Quilt Shop, Port Angeles. 457-4733.

• Family Support Group. For families, friends and loved ones of persons with serious mental disorders. Noon-1:15 p.m. Peninsula Community Mental Health Center, 118 E. Eighth St., Port Angeles. 457-0431.

• Rotary Club of Sequim. Noon. Elks Lodge, 143 Port Williams Road, Sequim. 681-8539.

• Sequim Duplicate Bridge Club. Sectional tournament at clubs. 12:30 p.m. Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 582-0454 or 683-5635.

• Olympic Minds 2. Sequim/Port Angeles community group of the Institute of Noetic Sciences, IONS. 1 p.m. Media room of the Lodge at Sherwood Village, 660 Evergreen Farm Way, Sequim. 582-1034.

• Bridge group. 1 p.m. SunLand office of Windermere Real Estate, 137 Fairway Drive, Sequim. 683-2711.

• Clallam C'lectors Questers. 1 p.m. Meets at members' homes. 582-3788.

• Happy Tymer Clown Alley. 1 p.m.. St. Joseph's Catholic Church hall, 121 E. Maple St., Sequim. 683-8897 or 683-0742.

• Retired Scientists of Sequim. 1:30 p.m. Call for location. 681-8448.

• Spanish Club. Conversation and study for intermediate Spanish students. 2 p.m. Prairie Springs Assisted Living, 680 W. Prairie St., Sequim. 683-1809.

• Good News Club. 2:15-3:15 p.m. Roosevelt Elementary School Library, 106 Monroe Road, Port Angeles. 582-0416.

• Good News Club. For boys and girls. 3-4 p.m. Gym/all-purpose room, 350 W. Fir St., Sequim. 582-0416.

• SNAP Voyagers. 3-5 p.m. Sequim Community School, 220 W. Alder St., Sequim. 681-8642.

• Sequim Chess Club. Bring boards, sets and/or clocks. 3:30-5:45 p.m. Sequim Library. 630 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 681-8481.

• Knitting Group. Open to all skill levels, all fiber arts. 4:30-6 p.m. The Veela Café, 133 E. First St., Port Angeles. 452-5040.

• Strait Stamp Society. 6-8 p.m. Call for location. 683-6373 or rickcath@olypen.com.

• Clallam Fruit Club. 7 p.m. Sequim Prairie Grange, 290 Macleay Road, Sequim. 582-0662.

• Overeaters Anonymous. 7-8 p.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 681-7371.

• Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous. 7 p.m. Calvary Chapel of Sequim, 91 Boyce Road, Sequim. 452-1050. www.foodaddicts.org.



Friday June 5

• Rotary Club of Sequim Sunrise. 7 a.m. SunLand Banquet Hall, 109 Hilltop Drive, Sequim. 681-8539.

• Sequim Duplicate Bridge Club. 12:30 p.m. Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 681-3090 or 683-5635.

• Computerized Genealogy Users Group. "Family History Research," getting ready for trip to Salt Lake City. 1 p.m. Meeting room at Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 683-5486.

• French Club. Advanced conversation and reading from 2 p.m. Call for location. 582-1334.



Saturday June 6

• North Olympic Shuttle & Spindle Guild. 10 a.m.-2 pm. Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim 582-0697.

• Overeaters Anonymous. 10-11 a.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 681-7371.

• Fleet Reserve Association. 11 a.m. Mariners Cafe, 707 E. Washington St., Sequim. 457-4683.

• Light Lunch. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. Free hot meals for those in need. 683-4862.

• Visually Impaired Persons of Sequim. 12:30-2 p.m. Chinese Garden, 271 S. Seventh Ave., Sequim. 457-1383.



Sunday June 7

• Sequim Senior Singles. Luncheon, 12:30 p.m. Restaurant at The Cedars at Dungeness, 1965 Woodcock Road. 681-7560.

• Adult Scrabble. Beginners to experts, 1 p.m. The Buzz, 128 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 452-4423.

• History Tales. 2:30 p.m. Port Angeles City Council chambers, 321 E. Fifth St., Port Angeles. 452-2662.



Monday June 8

• Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group. 9:30-11 a.m. Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 E. Seventh St., Port Angeles. 360-477-5511.

• Port Angeles Garden Club. Annual membership luncheon and installation of officers, 11 a.m.; Billie Fitch presents "Wondrous Rhododendrons" at 1 p.m. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 301 Lopez Ave., Port Angeles. 928-3728 or 928-3315.

• Natural Science Study Group. 10 a.m.-noon. Railroad Bridge Park, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim. 681-4076.

• Sequim Duplicate Bridge Club. 12:30 p.m. Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 681-3090 or 683-5635.

• Grief support group. 1 p.m., meets when there are enough people signed up. Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 S. Blake Ave., Sequim. 452-1511.

• Caregiver Support Group. 1:30-3 p.m. Senior Information Office, 411 W. Washington St., Sequim. 417-8554.

• Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous. 2 p.m. Calvary Chapel of Sequim, 91 Boyce Road, Sequim. 452-1050. www.foodaddicts.org.

• Clallam County On-Site Septic System Work Group.

6-8 p.m. Room 160, Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles. 417-2543.

• Grand Olympic Chorus of Sweet Adelines International. 6:30-9 p.m. Mondays except holidays. Sequim Bible Church, 847 N. Sequim Ave. 683-0141 or 360-385-4680.

• American Legion Post 29. 7 p.m. Veterans Center, 216 S. Francis St., Port Angeles. 452-9335.

• Port Angeles Eagles Lodge Auxiliary. 7:30 p.m. 110 S. Penn St., Port Angeles. 452-3344.

• Sequim City Band. 7 p.m. James Center for the Performing Arts, 202 N. Blake Ave., Sequim. 683-4896.



Tuesday June 9

• Soroptimist International of Sequim. 7 a.m. The Cedars at Dungeness, 1965 Woodcock Road, Sequim. 477-5744.

• Exchange Club of Port Angeles. 7:30 a.m. CrabHouse, 221 N. Lincoln St., Port Angeles. 417-5188 or 452-4554.

• Sequim Aglow. John Carson speaks about "I Have A Plan for Your Life." 10 a.m.-noon. Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 Blake Ave, Sequim. $4 donation. 582-0518.

• Overeaters Anonymous. Noon-1 p.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 582-9549.

• Women's cancer support group. 1-3 p.m. Second-floor conference room at 844 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 582-2845.

• French Club. Beginners from 1-2 p.m., intermediates from 2-3:30 p.m. Prairie Springs Assisted Living, 680 W. Prairie St., Sequim. 582-1334.

• Knitting Circle. All ages and skill levels. 1:30-3:30 p.m. First Step Family Support Center, 325 E. Sixth St., Port Angeles. 457-8355.

• Sequim Bereavement Group. 1:30-3 p.m. at Assured Hospice office, 24 Lee Chatfield Ave., Sequim. 582-3796 or 582-0337.

• Good News Club. For boys and girls during school year. 1:45-3:15 p.m. Jefferson Elementary School, Room 105, 218 E. 12th St., Port Angeles. 452-6026.

• Good News Club. For boys and girls during school year. 1:45-3:15 p.m. Roosevelt Elementary School Library, 106 Monroe Road, Port Angeles. 582-0416.

• Post 4760, Veterans of Foreign Wars. 2 p.m. 169 E. Washington St., Sequim. 683-9546.

• Rec Club. 3-5 p.m. Sequim Community School, 220 W. Alder St., Sequim. 681-8642.

• Olympic Peninsula Men's Chorus. 6 p.m. Band shell rehearsal room at Carrie Blake Park, Blake Avenue, Sequim. 683-3918.

• Celebrate Recovery. 6:30 p.m. 707 E. Washington St., Suite D, Sequim. www.sequimvineyard.com or 360-477-5747.

• Hapy's Oasis Dance Group. 7 p.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. 683-9059.



Wednesday June 10

• Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Club. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 681-0795.

• TOPS. 9-9:45 a.m. weigh-in, 10 a.m. meeting. Sequim Bible Church, 847 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 582-9797.

• Christian Student Fellowship. Noon-12:45 p.m. ASC conference room adjacent to Pirate Union Building at Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. 461-2849 or www.pc.ctc.edu/life/fellowship.asp.

• Olympic Peninsula Master Gardeners. 1 p.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-2279 or 565-2679.

• Pants Party. Weight-loss support group. 1-2 p.m., 5:30-6:30 p.m. 415 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. $10. 683-8844.

• Dungeness River Management Team. 2-5 p.m. Dungeness River Audubon Center at Railroad Bridge Park, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim. 681-4664.

• Port Angeles Duplicate Bridge Club. 5 p.m. Crafts room at Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 E. Seventh St., Port Angeles. 457-7704.

• Veterans of Foreign Wars Men's Auxiliary 4760. 6 p.m. 159 E. Washington St., Sequim. 683-9546.

• Peninsula LapBand Support Group. 6 p.m. Downstairs. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 582-3788.

• Peninsula Trails Coalition. Annual meeting follows social time at 6:30 p.m. Dungeness River Audubon Center. Railroad Bridge Park, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim.

• Double Deck Pinochle Group. 6.30 p.m. For location, call 452-5754.

• Sequim Valley Lions Club. 6:30 p.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. 457-5600.

• Clallam County Amateur Radio Club. 7 p.m. Linkletter Hall, basement at Olympic Memorial Hospital, 939 Caroline St., Port Angeles. www.olyham.com or 452-8228.

• Clallam County Democratic Club. Community activist/political consultant Pat Johansen speaks about need for qualified candidates for fall elections. 7 p.m. Pioneer Memorial Park clubhouse, 387 E. Washington St., Sequim. 683-4502.

• Port Angeles Harmonica Society. 7-9 p.m. Laurel Park Assisted Living, 1183 E. Park Ave., Port Angeles. 457-4471.

• Sequim Prairie Grange. 7 p.m. 290 Macleay Road, Sequim. 683-3194.





music



Wednesday June 3

• Peninsula College Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dr. David Jones. 7 p.m. Little Theater at Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd, Port Angeles. 417-6260 or http://pc.ctc.edu.



Thursday June 4

• Tim Hall. 8 p.m.-midnight. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.

• Final Approach. Baby boomer music. 6-9 p.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



Friday June 5

• Pianist Niki Liu. 6 p.m. Little Theater at Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd, Port Angeles. 417-6260.

• Jazz in Blume. 6-8:30 p.m. Galare Thai Restaurant, 120 W. Bell St., Sequim. 683-8069.

• Jim Hoffman vs. second-place winner of Battle of the Bands Weekend. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Friday-Saturday June 5-6

• Fabulous Johnsons with Lynn Sorenson. Rock and roll. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



Saturday June 6

• BFD vs. third-place winner of Battle of the Bands Weekend, 5:30-8:30 p.m.; Turner Brothers vs. first-place winners, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.

• Vocalist Charlie Ferris. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Damiana's Best Cellars, 143 W. Washington St., Sequim.



Sunday June 7

• Music students' year-end concert under direction of Dr. Dennis Crabb. 3 p.m. Little Theater, Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. 417-6260.

• Haywire. Country. 5:30-9 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Monday June 8

• Music student David Rivers. Noon. Little Theater, Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. 417-6260.

• Nostalgia. Jazz. 5:30-9 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Thursday June 11

• Jazz in Blume. 6-9 p.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.

• Haywire. Country. 8 p.m.-midnight. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Friday June 12

• Peter Barthell. Classical guitar. 6-8:30 p.m. Galare Thai Restaurant, 120 W. Bell St., Sequim. 683-8069.



Friday-Saturday June 12-13

• Country Rock Association, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.

• Turner Brothers. Classic rock. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



Friday June 13

• Thin Ice. Rock and roll. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.

• Haywire, 5:30-8:30 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.

• Poet and songwriter Davy Jones Ridout. 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Damiana's Best Cellars, 143 W. Washington St., Sequim.



Wednesdays

• Open mike. 6:30-9:30 p.m., sign-up begins 6:30 p.m. The Buzz, 130 N. Sequim Ave. Sequim. Free. 683-2503.

• Open mike. 7:30-8:30, 9:30-10:30 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.

• Karaoke with Big Dog. 9 p.m..-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



Thursdays

• OB1 DJ "Owen Blake." 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



exhibits



Friday June 5

• First Friday Art Walk Sequim, self-guided tour. 5-8 p.m. Original local artwork and artists including visual, musical, performance, literary, culinary and decorative talents. All ages are welcome. Maps at the Museum and Arts Center, Olympic Theatre Arts, Blue Whole Gallery, The Buzz and many others. Visit www.sequimartwalk.com to download a map and find out about special events. E-mail renne@uniqueasyou.com.

• Blue Whole Gallery celebrates its 12th anniversary with 100 (or more) under $100. 5:30-8 p.m. 129 W. Washington St., Sequim. 681-6033.

• Coastal design artwork, "Twilight" themed jewelry, woven cedar and original design patchwork blanket of Anita Wheeler. 5 p.m. The Buzz, 128 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 683-2503.

• "Art Attack." Sequim High School student art show. Drawings, paintings, prints, mixed media and ceramics. 5-8 p.m. reception, food, demonstrations, live music, meet the artists. Sequim High School Library, 601 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 681-8481.

• "Fish On The Fence." Art show and fundraiser for Feiro Marine Life Center and Lincoln High Commercial Art,

Supercedars provides music. 6-9 p.m., fish and fence sponsorship auction at 7 p.m. The Landing mall, 115 E. Railroad Ave., Port Angeles. 417-6254 or www.olypen.com/feirolab.



June featured artists

• Carol Janda, water media, and Priscilla Patterson, aviation art, oil, watercolor and fabric. Opening June 1. Blue Whole Gallery, 129 W. Washington St., Sequim. 681-6033.

• "Barn Art" show celebrates National Dairy Month. Reception 5-8 June 4. Sequim Museum and Arts Center, 175 W. Cedar St., Sequim. 683-8110.

• Robert Lee, watercolors. SagePoint Financial, 193 W. Cedar St., Sequim.

• Saundra Cutsinger. Watercolors. KeyBank, 120 N. Dunlap Ave., Sequim.

• Colleen Bowles, watercolor and pastels. Reception 1-3 p.m. June 7. The Gallery at the Fifth, 500 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim.

• Terry Grasteit. Abstract expressionism. Reception 5-8 p.m. June 12. Waterfront Gallery, 120 W. First St., Port Angeles. 452-8165.



Through June 13

• Digital photography by 21 Peninsula College multimedia communications students. The Long Gallery, second floor, The Landing mall, 115 E. Railroad Ave. Port Angeles. 417_6484 or www.pc.ctc.edu/mmc.



theater



Wednesday June 3

• James Heneghen. One-hour comedy show. 8:30 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Wednesday June 10

• Keith Barany. One-hour comedy show. 8:30 p.m. 7 Cedars

Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



dance



Wednesdays

• Line dance lessons for high beginner, intermediate and advanced dancers. 9-11 a.m. Pioneer Memorial Park clubhouse, 387 E. Washington St., Sequim. $5 per week. 681-2987.



Thursdays

• Western line dancing lessons. High beginner, intermediate and advanced. 9-11 a.m. Sequim Elks Lodge, 143 Port Williams Road, Sequim. $3 per week. 681-2826.



Fridays

• Western line dancing classes. Beginner, 10-11:30 a.m.

Sequim Elks Lodge, 143 Port Williams Road, Sequim. $3 per week. 681-2826.



Saturdays

• Hula dance classes for teens, adults and seniors. 10-11 a.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. $5 per class, $3 for senior center members. 253-288-0450.



events



Wednesday June 3

• ASC-sponsored talent show grand finale. Noon. PUB stage at Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. 417-6260 or http://pc.ctc.edu.



Thursday June 4

• Smitty Parratt, National Park Service naturalist and author of "Gods and Goblins: A Field Guide to Place Names of Olympic National Park." Noon. Little Theater, Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd, Port Angeles. 417-6260 or http://pc.ctc.edu.

• "Taste of Port Townsend" tour of 11 restaurants. 4:30-7:30 p.m. $25 adults, $10 youth 12 and under, admission to all restaurants

on the tour, available at Quimper Sound, Key City Fish and Safeway in Port Townsend. 360-385-7911 or www.ptmainstreet.org.



Saturday June 6

• Sequim Open Aire Market. Locally-grown food, farm products, plants, flowers, art and handcrafted items. 9 a.m.-

4 p.m. Music noon-3 p.m. Cedar Street in downtown Sequim. www.sequimmarket.com.

• Clallam County Mothers Club Poker Run. 1-2 p.m. registration. Begins at Mugs & Jugs, 735 W. Washington St., Sequim, with stops through the Dungeness area to Port Angeles and Joyce to collect poker hand, ends at The Junction Roadhouse, 242701 Highway 101 West, Port Angeles. $15 motorcycle and rider, $10 passenger, includes ride, barbecue and live music. Benefits

Seattle Children's Evergreen Guild. 460-5259 or 461-7509.



Wednesday June 10

• Sacred meditation healing. 6 p.m., 7 p.m. one-hour slots. Unity in the Olympics. Love offering basis. 457-3981.



Through June 10

• Spring Fling hikes, walks, bike rides and bird walks to raise funds for Dungeness River Audubon Center and Railroad Bridge Park, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim. Free for Spring Fling participants, $5 donation suggested to support education programs and maintenance. 452-6100, lynmuench@olypen.com.



Friday-Sunday June 12-14

• Peninsula Driftwood Artists' annual show, "Revealing Driftwood's Beauty." Demonstrations, raffles, handcrafted items and driftwood for sale. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day. Guy Cole Center, Carrie Blake Park, Blake Avenue, Sequim. 681-8825.



Saturday June 13

• Sequim Open Aire Market. Locally-grown food, farm products, plants, flowers, art and handcrafted items. 9 a.m.-

3 p.m. Charlie Ferris, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Local community groups include Friends of Fiji and Olympic Theatre Arts. Cedar Street in downtown Sequim. www.sequimmarket.com.

• Ride the Bull. 6 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.

• Olympic Orchard Society farm tour of Nash's Organic Produce. Bring hat and water. 1 p.m. 1865 E. Anderson Road, Dungeness. 683-8407.



ongoing events



Wednesdays

• Bird walks at the Dungeness River Audubon Center's lower Dungeness riparian forest. 8:30-10:30 a.m. Railroad Bridge Park. 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim. 681-4076.

• Blood pressure checks. 9 a.m.-noon. Second floor, Cardiac Services, Olympic Medical Services Building, 840 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-7486.

• Bridge at the Sequim Senior Activity Center. 1 p.m. All playing skill levels welcome. Other activities: senior workout, 9 a.m.; seniorcise, 11 a.m.-noon. 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. 683-6806.



Thursdays

• Master Gardeners Woodcock Demonstration Garden work party. 9 a.m.-noon. 2711 Woodcock Road, Sequim. Master Gardeners will be on hand to explain tasks and how they can be applied in home gardens.

• Hula dancing, 10-11 a.m., bingo, 12:30 p.m., Scrabble, 1 p.m., stretch yoga, 1-2:30, 3-4:45 p.m., karate, 6:30-8 p.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. 683-6806.

• Thursday freeplay slot tournament. 5-7 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.

• Texas hold 'em, ages 21 and older. 6-11 p.m. Castaways, 1213 Marine Drive, Port Angeles. Free; beginners to experts. 461-3400.



Fridays

• Senior workout, 9 a.m., open sew, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; seniorcise, 11 a.m.-noon, pinochle, 12:30 p.m., sing-along, 2:30 p.m., bingo, 6 p.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. 683-6806.



Fridays-Sundays

• Mid Way Swap Meet 2009. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Lost Mountain Surf Company, 261391 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-9001.



Saturdays

• Washington State University Extension Master Gardeners Sequim plant clinic. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The Co-Op Farm & Garden Center, 216 E. Washington St., Sequim.

• Texas hold 'em poker. 2 p.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



Mondays

• Washington State University Extension Master Gardeners Port Angeles plant clinic. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles.

• Blood pressure screening. 9-11 a.m. Faith Lutheran Church, Fourth Avenue and Cedar Street, Sequim. Free. 681-0103.

• Senior workout, bridge, walking group, 9 a.m., art with Judy Priest, 10 a.m., knitting and crocheting, 10:30 a.m., gentle yoga and chair exercise, 12:30-1:30 p.m., yoga, 2-3:45 p.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. 683-6806.

• Master Gardeners Olympic Peninsula Demonstration Garden work party. Gardeners explain tasks and how they can be applied in home gardens. 10 a.m. Carrie Blake Park, Blake Avenue, Sequim.



Tuesdays

• Crafts, 10 a.m., SHIBA health insurance advice, 10 a.m.-noon, dominoes, 1 p.m., ping-pong, 1-3 p.m., Middle Eastern dancers, 7-9 p.m. Blood pressure screening, 10 a.m.-noon second and fourth Tuesdays; potluck, 11:30 a.m.; and bunco, 1 p.m. second Tuesdays, Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. 683-6806.

• Master Gardeners Robin Hill Demonstration Garden work party. Master Gardeners explain tasks and how they can be applied in home gardens. 10 a.m.-noon. Robin Hill Farm Park, off Dryke Road north of U.S. Highway 101, between Sequim and Port Angeles.

• Bar stool bingo. 4-7 p.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



readings

and lectures



Friday June 5

• Glynda Schaad, Gary Peterson and Smitty Parratt. A reprinted, updated version of "Gods and Goblins: Place Names of Olympic National Park." 5 p.m. Port Angeles Library, 2210 S. Peabody St., Port Angeles. 452-6367.



Saturday June 6

• Victor J. Bretthauer. Signing of his second Galactic Axia Adventure, "The Horicon Experience." 3 p.m. Page Turners Etc., 901 S. C St., Port Angeles. 417-5055.



Tuesday-Wednesday June 9-10

• Readings from the 2009 Tidepools publication. Noon,

June 9, Little Theater, Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles; 7 p.m. June 10, Raymond Carver Room, Port Angeles Library, 2210 S. Peabody St., Port Angeles. 417-6260.



Wednesday June 10

• Dr. Dorothea Hover-Kramer, Ed.D., R.N., PowerPoint presentation from "Second Chance at Your Dream." 2 p.m. Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. Free. 683-1161.



Thursday June 11

• Wellness coach Jim Gilliland. Toxic acid build-up leading to chronic disease and a Japanese water technology reversing health issues. 7 p.m. Office of Dr. Linda Melos, 12 Christian Lane, Sequim. 681-0886.



Friday June 12

• Seth Kantner. Reading and PowerPoint presentation from "Shopping for Porcupine: A Life in Arctic Alaska." 7 p.m.

Raymond Carver Room, Port Angeles Library, 2210 S. Peabody St., Port Angeles. 452-6367.



classes &

demonstrations



Thursday June 4

• Tasting tour of the culinary herb garden kicks off an educational series, "Class Act at Woodcock Gardens." Master Gardener Rita Dinger discusses reasons to grow and methods for growing herbs. 10 a.m. Woodcock Demonstration Garden, 2711 Woodcock Road, Sequim. Free. 417-2279.



Friday June 5

• A repeat of "Benefit of Organic Make-Up" class. 6-7 p.m. Botanical Touch, 115 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. Free. 683-2050.



Saturday June 6

• "All About Roses." Master Gardener Donna Tetiva. 9:30 a.m. Henery's Garden Center, 1060 Sequim Dungeness Way, Sequim. 683-6969.

• "Kinesiology: The WOW of Muscle Testing Via Surrogate!" Chiropractor David Paul. 9:30 a.m. Best Friend Nutrition, Suite B102, 680 W. Washington St., Sequim. 681-8458.

• Vision Landscape Nursery's "Pond School." "Ponds 101" with Allan Bernards of Vision Landscape, 10 a.m.; "Pond Maintenance" with Nick Rampp of Full Spectrum Landscaping, noon; "Pond Plants" with Robin Pearne of Frog Haven, 2 p.m. 131 Kitchen-Dick Road, Sequim. $7 per class, $15 all three. www.visionlandscapenursery.com or 683-2855.



Fridays June 12-26

• "Guided Meditation for Stress Management." Sunny Victoria Barnes. 10:30 a.m.-noon. Front room, Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. $3 donation suggested to benefit the center.



Friday-Saturday June 12-13

• Boating Safety Class 5:30-9:30 p.m. June 12, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 13. Ediz Hook, Group Port Angeles, in the second-floor training room of the Pease Building. $25, including book; $35 if two people share a book. 681-4671.



Saturday June 13

• "Doggie Daycare: A Wonderful Day in the Life of Your Dog!" Nancy Tinker, co-owner of Goin' to the Dogs. 9:30 a.m. Best Friend Nutrition, Suite B102, 680 W. Washington St., Sequim. 681-8458.



ongoing classes



Wednesdays

• Shelley Haupt. High energy cardio-step classes. 9-10:15 a.m. 1000 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. $5 donation. 477-2409.

• Carol Janda. Watercolor classes for all levels. 9:30 a.m.-noon, first and third Wednesdays, Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim; and second and fourth Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m.-noon. Art Studio, The Orchards on 14th, Port Angeles. 452-6356.

• Italian classes. 2 p.m. Prairie Springs Assisted Living, 680 W. Prairie St., Sequim. 460-4576.

• Laura Murtha. Self-defense classes for adults and children, private lessons available. 7-8 p.m. Sequim Karate Club, 1600 Carlsborg Road, Sequim. Free. 452-5653.



Thursdays

• Shelley Haupt. Strength and toning classes. 9-10 a.m. 1000 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. $5 donation. 477-2409.



Fridays

• Shelley Haupt. Circuit training classes. 9-10:30 a.m. 1000 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. $5 donation. 477-2409.

• Ongoing workshop from Eckhart Tolle's "A New Earth." 10:30 a.m.-noon. Call for location. Free. 582-0812.



Mondays

• Shelley Haupt. High energy cardio-step classes. 9-10:15 a.m.; strength and toning class 10:30-11:30 a.m. 1000 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. $5 donation. 360-477-2409.

• Knitting and crocheting classes. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. $3 per class for first four classes, $1 for each subsequent class. 683-4969.

• German classes. 2 p.m. Prairie Springs Assisted Living, 680 W. Prairie St., Sequim. 417-0111.



Tuesdays

• Sequim Chiropractic Clinic and Massage. Classes on nutritional cleansing, nutrition and weight loss. Call for dates, times and location. 681-2414.

• Belly dance classes for teens, adults and seniors. 7-9 p.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim.



call for artists



• Waterfront Art Gallery is accepting co-op membership applications. 120 W. First St., Port Angeles. 452-8165, deesota1@msn.com, or 457-4324.

• Blue Whole Gallery is accepting applications for new artists. Visit 129 W. Washington St., Sequim, or call 681-6033.



tryouts



Wednesday June 3

• Port Angeles Community Players tryouts for the mystery "Rehearsal For Murder." Rehearsals begin in early August, performances Sept. 19-Oct. 4. 7 p.m. at Port Angeles Community Playhouse, 1235 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. 452-7523.



volunteer

opportunities



• Dungeness Valley Health & Wellness Clinic needs a volunteer to coordinate schedule, issue media releases, coordinate distribution of newsletter and reprint articles to community. jangan@msn.com or 681-4176.



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