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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.



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 Aug. 12

• Overeaters Anonymous. Men's meeting. 7-8 a.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 582-9549.

• 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.

• Port Angeles Garden Club. Annual potluck picnic, bring a place setting and potluck dish. 11:30 a.m. Gerties, 482 Liljedahl Road, Joyce. 460-4321 or 457-0843.

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

565-2679.

• 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. Bob Lawrence, workforce coordinator at Peninsula College, speaks on "Green Jobs." 7 p.m. Pioneer Memorial Park clubhouse, 387 E. Washington St., Sequim. Bring nonperishable food items for the Sequim Food Bank. 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.



Thursday Aug. 13

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

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

• 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.

• Kiwanis Club of Sequim. Alwyn Lewis discusses financial literacy. Noon. Paradise Restaurant, 703 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 582-0022.

• Sequim Duplicate Bridge Club. 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.

• Alzheimer's/dementia caregivers information and support group. 1-2:30 p.m. Room 401, Sequim Bible Church, 847 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 582-9309.

• Spanish Club. Conversation and study for intermediate Spanish students. 2 p.m. Prairie Springs Assisted Living,

680 W. Prairie St., Sequim. 683-1809.

• 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.

• Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. 6-7:30 p.m. Conference room, Senior Information Office, 411 W. Washington St., Sequim. 417-8554.

• Olympic Peaks Camera Club. 7 p.m. Dungeness Community Church, 45 Eberle Lane. 681-4422.

• American Legion Post 62. 7 p.m. American Legion Hall, 107 E. Prairie St., Sequim. 683-5915.

• 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.food addicts.org.

• Sequim Masonic Lodge 213. 7:30 p.m. Sequim Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 683-5330.



Friday Aug. 14

• 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.

• Crochet Circle. 1 p.m. Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 681-2552.

• French Club. Advanced conversation and reading from

2 p.m. Call for location. 582-1334.



Saturday Aug. 15

• Overeaters Anonymous. 10-11 a.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 452-0227.

• 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.

• Phone Tree. Noon. Joshua's, 113 Del Guzzi Drive, Port Angeles. 457-1846.



Sunday Aug. 16

• Sons of Italy Lodge 2733. 1 p.m. social hour, 2 p.m. meeting. Port Angeles Naval Elks Lodge, 131 E. First St., Port Angeles. 683-4830 or 457-3194.

• Adult Scrabble. Beginners to experts, 1 p.m. The Buzz,

128 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 452-4423.



Monday Aug. 17

• Men's Cancer Education Group. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Conference room, 844 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 582-2845.

• 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 Blake Ave., Sequim. 452-1511.

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

• Look Good ... Feel Better. 2 p.m. Olympic Medical Cancer Center conference room, 844 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 800-395-5665.

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

• Olympic Peninsula Footprinters, Chapter 74. 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. meeting. American Legion Hall, 107 E. Prairie St., Sequim. 683-5750.

• Sequim Valley Car Club. 6 p.m. Sequim Elks Lodge,

143 Port Williams Road, Sequim. 681-0413.

• Clallam County Marine Resources Committee. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Clallam County Courthouse Public Meeting Room, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles. Enter at the after-hours entrance on Fourth Street, south side of the Courthouse, just west of the bus shelters.

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

• Eagles Lodge. 7 p.m. 110 S. Penn St., Port Angeles.

452-3344.

• Sequim City Band. 7 p.m. James Center for the Performing Arts, 563 N. Rhodefer Road, Sequim. 683-4896.



Tuesdays Aug. 18

• Exchange Club of Port Angeles. 7:30 a.m. CrabHouse,

221 N. Lincoln St., Port Angeles. 417-5188 or 452-4554.

• Port Angeles Christian Women's Connection. Guest musician/speaker Lillie Krauls. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Second floor at CrabHouse, 221 N. Lincoln St., Port Angeles. $14.

457-8261 or 452-4343.

• Olympic Peninsula Association of Retired Law Enforcement Officers and Fire Fighters. 11:30 a.m. Paradise Restaurant, 703 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 683-3469.

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

• 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. Assured Hospice office, 24 Lee Chatfield Ave., Sequim. 582-3796 or 582-0337.

• Stockhounds Investment Club. 5:30 p.m. Gardiner Community Center, 980 Old Gardiner Road, Gardiner. 360-379-5412 or 582-1345.

• North Olympic Chapter of the Compassionate Friends. Support organization for families following the death of a child. 6 p.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 457-7395 or 417-1885.

• 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.

• Clallam County Gem and Mineral Society. 7 p.m. Call 681-2323 or 681-7981.

• SKWIM Toastmasters Club. 7 p.m. Dining room at Prairie Springs Assisted Living, 680 Prairie St., Sequim. 681-6666.

• Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Telephone Support Group. 7:30-9 p.m. 800-848-7097 or linda.whiteside@alz.org.

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





Arts and entertainment



music



Wednesday Aug. 12

• Tune Stranglers. Swing-era jazz. Port Angeles waterfront. 6-8 p.m. Free.



Thursday Aug. 13

• Charlie Ferris. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Oasis Sports Bar and Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.

• Haywire. Classic rock and upbeat country music. 7 p.m. Olympic Cellars' Summer Concert Series. 255410 Highway 101, Port Angeles. www.olympic

cellars.com or 452-0160.

• Soul Shakers. 7-11 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Friday Aug. 14

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

• The Turner Brothers. Classic rock. 9 p.m.-

1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101,

Sequim. 683-7777.



Friday-Saturday Aug. 14-15

• Tim Turner Band. 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar and Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



Saturday Aug. 15

• The Senate Band. 7 p.m. Olympic Cellars' Summer Concert Series. 255410 Highway 101, Port Angeles. $5, donated to Port Angeles Farmers Market. www.olympiccellars.com or 452-0160.

• Bobby Socks & The Juke Box. 1950s and 1960s party music. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Sunday Aug. 16

• Ed Donohue and the Jazz 101 Band. 1-2 p.m. McComb Gardens, 751 McComb Road, Sequim. 681-2827.

• Sequim City Band Concert in the Park. Premier of "The Admiral McClinton March," music of Glenn Miller, James Bond and Chicago. 3 p.m. James Center for the Performing Arts,

563 N. Rhodefer Road, Sequim. Free. 683-8226.

• Time Benders. 6 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Monday Aug. 17

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



Tuesday Aug. 18

• Deadwood Revival. Old-time folk. 6-8 p.m. James Center for the Performing Arts, 563 N. Rhodefer Road, Sequim. 683-4139.



Wednesday Aug. 19

• Nakai'i. Hawaiian music. 6-8 p.m. Port Angeles waterfront. Free.



Thursday Aug. 20

• Blue Hole Quintet. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Oasis Sports Bar and Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.

• Jim Hoffman Band. 7-11 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.



Friday Aug. 21

• Paul Beck. Easy-listening guitar. 6-8:30 p.m. Galare Thai Restaurant, 120 W. Bell St., Sequim. 683-8069.



Friday-Saturday Aug. 21-22

• Whiskey Creek. Lynyrd Skynard tribute band. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim. 683-7777.

• Just Us. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



Saturday Aug. 22

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

• Kellee Bradley. 7 p.m. Olympic Cellars' Summer Concert Series. 255410 Highway 101, Port Angeles. $5, donated to Clallam County Family YMCA's Summer Day Camp. www.olympiccellars.com or 452-0160.



Saturdays-Sundays through Sept. 6

• Olympic Music Festival. Quilcene. 2 p.m. Classical music every Saturday and Sunday; no pets allowed. See www.olympic musicfestival.org, e-mail info@olympicmusicfestival.org or 360-732-4800 for tickets and reserved seating.



Sundays through Aug. 30

• Port Townsend Summer Band Concerts. 360-344-3658 or ptsummerband.org.



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. 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 Aug. 14, Tuesday-Friday Aug. 18-21

• Art in the Park features the work of 30 local artists and connections between art and nature. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dungeness River Audubon Center at Railroad Bridge Park, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim. Free. 681-4076 or www.DungenessRiverCenter.org.



August featured artists

• Susan Martin Spar, oil paintings. Blue Whole Gallery, 129 W. Washington St., Sequim.

• Monica Livingstone, feathers and stone. 5-7 p.m. Strait Financial Advice, 193 W. Cedar St., Sequim.

• Saundra Cutsinger's watercolors. 5-8 p.m. Dove's Nest, 139 W. Washington St., Sequim.

• Dee Green. 5-8 p.m. Waterfront Art Gallery,

120 W. First St., Port Angeles. 452-8165.

• Mary Franchini and Friends. Through Aug. 29. Sequim Museum and Arts Center, 175 W. Cedar St., Sequim. 683-8110.

• Jessica Spisak. The Gallery at the Fifth Avenue, 500 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim.

• Ruth McNicholas, acrylics and watercolors. KeyBank, 120 N. Dunlap Ave., Sequim.



Ongoing

• Clallam County Historical Society exhibit, "Home Sweet Home." 20th century artifacts. Lower gallery, Museum at the Carnegie, 205 S. Lincoln St., Port Angeles. 452-6779.

• Art Outside's 10th season. New works by

20 artists along trails in Webster's Woods. Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, 1203 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. Free. 457-3532.



theater



Wednesday Aug. 12

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



Wednesday Aug. 19

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



dance



For dance lesson information, call: line dance, 681-2987; Western line dancing, 681-2826; hula dance for teens, adults and seniors, 253-288-0450.



events



Friday Aug. 14

• Dinner and live music. 6-8 p.m. The Sauer Kraut, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. 582-1400.



Friday-Sunday Aug. 14-16

• Jefferson County Fair. 10 a.m. at fairgrounds, 4907

Landes St., Port Townsend. Free entertainment, 4x4 mud drags, barrel racing, draft horse pulls, magicians, music, 4-H and FFA exhibits. 360-385-1013, jeffcofairgrounds@olypen.com, www.jeffcofairgrounds.com.



Saturday Aug. 15

• Local artists Carrie Rodlend, Martha Rudersdorf, Rosalynn Rees and Jenny Steelquist guide up to 40 young people ages 6-18 in a variety of media outside at the Delta Farm in Dungeness. Hourlong sessions begin at 10 a.m. Results of their creativity will be shown at The Buzz and the Harvest Dinner in September. 683-7089.

• Port Angeles Farmers Market holds a trial Saturday market. Gateway Pavilion, Front and Lincoln streets.

• Sequim Museum & Arts Center Field Day features vintage transportation. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Across from Sequim High School on Sequim Avenue.

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

3 p.m. Music 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Cedar Street in downtown Sequim. www.sequimmarket.com.

• Olympic Peninsula Humane Society potluck, classic car show, arts and crafts booths, silent auction and drawing. Bring a classic car in good running condition between 9:30-10 a.m. for the show, and a side dish for barbecued hot dogs at 11 a.m. Events run 10 a.m.-4 p.m. EdenScapes,

404 Shore Road., Port Angeles. Society receives 10 percent of EdenScapes' and arts and crafts sales.

• Welfare For Animals Guild showcases dogs available for adoption and interviews prospective adopters. Noon-2 p.m. Best Friend Nutrition, 680 W. Washington Ave., Suite B102, Sequim. www.welfareforanimalsguild.com or 460-6258.



Saturdays Aug. 15-29

• Reading from "Rip Squeak" children's books. 10:30 a.m. Dove's Nest, 139 W. Washington St., Sequim. 683-8252.



Tuesday Aug. 18

• Dinner and live music. Howly Slim. 6-8 p.m. The Sauer Kraut, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. 582-1400.



Friday-Sunday Aug. 20-23

• Clallam County Fair, fairgrounds in Port Angeles. Draft horse pull, concerts, rodeo, logging show, crafts, art, 4-H and FFA animals. 417-2551 or www,clallamcountyfair.com.



Friday Aug. 21

• Dinner and live music. Charlie Ferris, one-man show. 6-8 p.m. The Sauer Kraut, 10181 Old Olympic Highway,

Sequim. 582-1400.



Saturday Aug. 22

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

9 a.m.-3 p.m. Cedar Street in downtown Sequim. www.sequim

market.com.



Saturday-Sunday Aug. 28-30

• Makah Days. Canoe races and bone games, children's races, royalty, salmon bake, traditional dancing, talent show and fireworks. 10 a.m. Neah Bay.



ongoing events



Wednesdays through Sept. 30

• Port Angeles Farmers Market. 3:30-6:30 p.m. Gateway Transit Center pavilion, Front and Lincoln streets, Port Angeles. 460-0361 or portangelesfarmersmarket.com.



Saturdays

• Port Angeles Farmers Market. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. County courthouse parking lot, Fourth and Peabody streets, Port Angeles. 460-0361 or portangelesfarmersmarket.com.



Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

• Encore! Adult Day Care. Supervised activities, 9 a.m.-

2 p.m. Lunch included. 301 E. Lopez St., Port Angeles. Call ahead, 457-6801.



First and second Saturday, third Wednesday

• Art Ranger Tours through Webster's Woods led by Port Angeles Fine Arts Center director Jake Seniuk. 10 a.m. first Saturday; 3 p.m. second Saturday; 2 p.m. third Wednesday. Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, 1203 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. Free. 457-3532.



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.; poetry, first and third Wednesdays, 1-2:30 p.m. 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 explain tasks and home garden applications.

• 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.; ukulele, 9:30 a.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.



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.



Tuesdays

• Crafts, 10 a.m.,; SHIBA health insurance advice, 10 a.m.-noon; dominoes, 1 p.m.; pingpong, 1-3 p.m.; Middle Eastern dancers, 7-9 p.m.; potluck, second and fourth Tuesdays, 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 applicability 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.



classes &

demonstrations



Saturday-Sunday Aug. 15-16

• Sequim artists Randy and Sallie Radock demonstrate block printing during Art in The Park. Outdoor demonstrations also include painting, wood sculpture, carvng, and jewelry making. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dungeness River Audubon Center, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim. 681-4076.



Wednesday Aug. 12

• "Irregular Heart Beats: When to be Concerned." Judy Tordini, cardiology program director. Noon. Second-floor conference room, Medical Services Building, 840 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-7486.



Thursday Aug. 13

• "Healthy Food: If It Comes in a Can or is Wrapped in Plastic, Read the Label Before Eating." Leonard Anderson, pulmonary rehabilitation coordinator. 11 a.m. Olympic Medical Center, 939 Caroline St., Port Angeles. 417-7486.

• Grocery shopping tour at Sunny Farms, 261461 Highway 101, Sequim. 6:30 p.m. Common Sense Nutritional Therapy class. $15. 683-2756.



Saturday Aug. 15

• Leonard Anderson, pulmonary rehabilitation coordinator at Olympic Medical Center, speaks on the Mark Harvey Show about "Take a Deep Breath: Understanding and Managing Stress in Chronic Heart and Lung Disease." Approximately

8:10 a.m. on KONP, 1450 AM. 417-7486.

• Breadmaking class at bakery. 10 a.m. $45. 683-2756, call for location.



Tuesday Aug. 18

• "Cooking With Herbs" class. 2-3 p.m. Botanical Touch, 115 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. Free. 683-2050, botanicaltouch@hotmail.com.



Tuesday Aug. 20

• "Risking Your Risk of Developing Hardening of the Arteries." Judy Tordini, cardiology program director. 10 a.m. Second-floor conference room, Medical Services Building, 840 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-7486.



continuing classes



• Cooking demonstrations, classes, The Sauer Kraut German Deli, Bakery & Café, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. $35. 582-1400 or www.thesauerkraut.com.

• High energy cardio-step, strength and toning, and circuit training classes with Shelley Haupt, 477-2409.

• Watercolor classes for all levels, 452-6356.

• Italian classes, 460-4576.

• Self-defense classes for adults and children, 452-5653.

• Ongoing workshop from Eckhart Tolle's "A New Earth," 582-0812.

• Knitting and crocheting classes, 683-4969.

• German classes, 417-0111.

• Classes on nutritional cleansing, nutrition and weight loss, 681-2414.

• Belly dance classes for teens, adults and seniors, 683-6806.



auditions



Through August

• Northwest Women's Chorale auditions for women who sing three- and four-part harmony. Rehearsals are Monday evenings at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Port Angeles. Contact 457-9306 or director@nwwomenschorale.com.



Through Monday Sept. 21

• Online audition videos will be considered for Neil Berg's "100 Years of Broadway" show on Friday, Oct. 9, to open The Juan de Fuca Festival concert series. More information at www.singingwiththebroadwaystars.com/index.php, www.jffa.org, 457-5411 or www.nwperformingarts.com.



call for artists

Saturday Aug. 28

• Deadline to enter "Cultural Fiber - Civilization, Ethos & Strength of Character," a juried fiber arts exhibition from Oct. 2-Nov. 28 at the Museum and Arts Center during the 2009 North Olympic Fiber Arts Festival. www.fiberartsfestival.org/exhibition.html or renne@uniqueasyou.com.

• 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. 129 W. Washington St., Sequim, or call 681-6033.



volunteers



• Port Angeles Fine Arts Center needs docents. A three-hour commitment per month and attendance at docent meetings and training sessions are required. An arts background is not necessary. Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, 1203 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. 683-6339 or 452-7745.

• Peninsula Trails Coalition work parties continue construction of the Olympic Discovery Trail east of the tribal center in Blyn. Lunch will be provided for those who call ahead. Contact smacklow@yahoo.com or 681-3068.

• The Sequim Irrigation Festival committee is searching for a new float construction chair as well as a float designer for the upcoming festival year. For information, contact Joe Borden at 683-3408 or via e-mail borden@olypen.com.



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