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Meetings and 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 Aug. 19

• 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.

• Sequim Guild for Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center. Lunch at 11:30 a.m., at Lipperts', formerly Jean's Deli, 134 S. Second Ave., Sequim, meeting at 1 p.m. The Lodge at Sherwood Village, 660 Evergreen Farm Way, Sequim. 683-7185.

• Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary 4760. 1 p.m. 169 E. Washington St., Sequim. 683-9546.

• Support group for spouses and significant others of men diagnosed with prostate, testicular or bladder cancer. 1:15 p.m. Olympic Medical Services Building, 844 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 582-2845 or 582-5615.

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

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

• Olympic Gentle Paws. 6 p.m. Greywolf Veterinary Hospital, 1102 E. Washington St., Sequim. 681-4440.

• North Olympic Mustangs & Cougars Club. 7 p.m. Joshua's Restaurant, 113 Del Guzzi Drive, Port Angeles. 683-7908.

• Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society. 7 p.m. 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim. 681-4076.



Thursday Aug. 20

• 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.

• 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. 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. 1 p.m. Media Room of the Lodge at Sherwood Village, 660 Evergreen Farm Way, Sequim. 582-1034.

• 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.

• Green Party of Clallam County. 7 p.m. Members' homes. 683-0867.

• United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 42,

District 13. 7 p.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 683-5271.

• 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 Aug. 21

• 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.

• French Club. Advanced conversation and reading from

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



Saturday Aug. 22

• 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.

• North Olympic Peninsula Railroaders. 3 p.m. Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave. 683-1815.

• Sequim PC Users Group. Steve Solberg and Jim Money present an introduction to Windows 7. 10 a.m. Sequim Senior Activity Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. Free for members, $5 donation suggested for visitors. http://www.spcug.net/.



Sunday Aug. 23

• Northwest Regional Spinners Association. 1-4 p.m. Port Angeles Library, 2210 S. Peabody St. 452-8542.

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



Monday Aug. 24

• 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.

• 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.

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

• Port Angeles Eagles Lodge Auxiliary. 7:30 p.m. 110

S. Penn St., Port Angeles. 452-3344.



Tuesday Aug. 25

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

• National Active and Retired Federal Employees

Association. Ray Weinmann speaks about "Norway." 11:30 a.m. lunch, noon meeting. Paradise Restaurant, 703 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 457-9183.

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

• 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.

• Marine Corps League. 6 p.m. Port Angeles Veterans Center, 216 S. Francis St., Port Angeles. 582-3824 or 360-928-3672.

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

• Republican Women of Clallam County. 6:30-8 p.m. Alternates between Sequim and Port Angeles. 417-3035 or 683-5079.

• 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.



music



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 & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.

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

• Charlie Ferris's one-man show. 6-8 p.m. The Sauer Kraut, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. 582-1400.

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Friday-Saturday Aug. 21-22

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



Sunday Aug. 23

• Bradshaw Trio. Classical flute music. 1-2 p.m. McComb Gardens, 751 McComb Road, Sequim. 681-2827.

• Funaddicts. 6 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101,Blyn. 683-7777.



Monday Aug. 24

• No inhibitions. Jazz. 5:30-9 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn. 683-7777.



Tuesday Aug. 25

• African All Stars, world beat, 6-8 p.m. "The Final Season" begins at dusk. James Center for the Performing Arts, 563 N. Rhodefer Road, Sequim. 683-4139.

• Debbie Penoir. 6-8 p.m. The Sauer Kraut, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. 582-1400.



Wednesday Aug. 26

• Electric Wood. Soul/rhythm and blues/reggae. 6-8 p.m. Port Angeles waterfront. Free.



Thursday Aug. 27

• Bob and Cookie Benton Show. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 E. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.

• Big Fine Daddies. 7-11 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn. 683-7777.



Friday Aug. 28

• Howley Slim. Original folk songs. 6-8:30 p.m. Galare Thai Restaurant, 120 W. Bell St., Sequim. 683-8069.

• The Happy Wanderers. 6-8 p.m. The Sauer Kraut, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. 582-1400.



Friday-Saturday Aug. 28-29

• 4 More. Current chart topping dance music. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn. 683-7777.



Saturday Aug. 29

• Deadwood Revival. 8 p.m. Olympic Cellars' Summer Concert Series. 255410 Highway 101, Port Angeles. $5, donated to Built Green of Clallam County. 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, Blyn. 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



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. Pastels, water media, silk painting, quilts and stained glass work. 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, 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. 19

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



Saturday Aug. 22

• Movie Night at The Sauer Kraut. 9 p.m. The Sauer Kraut, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. 582-1400.



Wednesday Aug. 26

• Mike Wally Walter. One-hour comedy show. 8:30 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn. 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



Wednesday Aug. 19

• Magician Jeff Evans performs for North Olympic Library System's summer reading program. 10:30 a.m., Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim; 1 p.m. Port Angeles Library, 2210 S. Peabody St., Port Angeles, tickets required for Port Angeles performance and available at 12:30 p.m. Free. 417-8502.



Thursday-Sunday Aug. 20-23

• Clallam County Fair at the fairgrounds, 1608 W. 16th St., 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.sequimmarket.com.

• Rock Plaza's grand opening includes live music, free food, a sidewalk sale and inflatable fun. Participants include The Cracked Bean; Tiny Bubbles; Past Tyme, Present Tyme; Anytime Fitness; Reef Tanning and The Sauer Kraut. Noon-5 p.m. Sequim Avenue and Old Olympic Highway, Sequim.



Saturday Aug. 22

• 2009 Clallam County Junior Livestock Auction. 3 p.m. Clallam County Fairgrounds, 1608 W. 16th St., Port Angeles. 417-2398.

• Parenting Matters Foundation Dinner to raise funds for the First Teacher Program. Dr. Bette Hyde, director of the Washington State Department of Early Learning, is the guest speaker. Silent auction at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. Sequim Boys & Girls Club, 400 W. Fir St., Sequim. $45 per person, call for reservations. 681-2250.

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



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.



Saturday Aug. 29

• 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.

• Clallam County Gem & Mineral Society annual open house. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 81 Hooker Road, Sequim. 683-6321 or 681-7981.

• 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 through Aug. 29

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



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 Ave, 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,Blyn. 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



Thursday Aug. 13

• Infant and child cardiopulmonary resuscitation. 6-8:30 p.m. American Red Cross, 151 Ruths Place, 1D, Sequim. $20. 457-7933.



Tuesday Aug. 18

• Adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation review. 6-8:30 p.m. American Red Cross, 151 Ruth's Place, 1D, Sequim. $20. 457-7933.



Thursday Aug. 20

• "Reducing 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.



Saturday Aug. 22

• Port Townsend Flotilla 47 of the Coast Guard Auxiliary

offers a boating safety class. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Point Wilson Lighthouse in Fort Worden State Park, Port Townsend. $35. 360-775-2288 or GJKAUFMANN@aol.com.

• Adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation and standard first aid. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. American Red Cross, 151 Ruths Place, 1D, Sequim. $45. 457-7933.



Tuesday Aug. 25

• "How to help your damaged lungs." Pam Blakeman, pulmonary rehab nurse. 10 a.m. Second-floor conference room, Medical Services Building, 840 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-7486.



Thursday Aug. 27

• "Heart disease: Women and men are different." Judy Tordini, cardiology program director. 10 a.m. Second-floor conference room, Medical Services Building, 840 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-7486.



Mondays Aug. 24-31

• Fruit carving class, Aug. 24; and cooking for two, Aug. 31. 6:30 p.m. The Sauer Kraut, 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.

• 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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