Business briefs

Expo spaces available

The third annual Business 2 Business Expo 2009 will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, at SunLand Golf and Country Club, 109 Hilltop Drive, Sequim.

Applications for presentation space are at 1192 E. Washington St., Sequim or at

For more information, call 683-6197.

Field joins Clark Horticultural

Dan Field has joined the Clark Horticultural staff.

An honors graduate of Lake Washington Technical College with an Associate of Arts degree in environmental horticulture, Field has worked in nurseries and has experience in landscape design/installation.

Clark Horticultural specializes in organic landscape management and specialty pruning, serving Sequim and Port Angeles.

Contact 360-460-9178 or

Bookstore marks 16 years

Pacific Mist Books, 121 W. Washington St., Sequim, celebrates its "Sweet 16" anniversary with an open house from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2.

The evening includes light refreshments, clowns and good conversation.

All merchandise in stock will be 16 percent off for the weekend.

Normal business hours are 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday.

Call 683-1396.

Ice cream parlor closes for winter

Olympic Ice Cream, 680 Washington St., Suite 106,

Sequim, closes for the winter on Oct. 3.

Call 683-8945.

Shop reopens

Just 'n Love Bridal and Formal sells formal wear and offers alterations and custom sewing at 230 W. Eighth St., Port Angeles.

Marla and Andrea LaPorte own and operate the business, which reopened Sept. 4. Al and Cindy Gustafson sold the business, which started 24 years ago.

The business offers an extensive size range, full-service alterations, custom sewing, one-of-a-kind gowns (created and in stock) and a layaway program.

Call 457-0166.

Clinic offers classes

The Natural Healing Clinic offers classes in meridian tapping or EFT starting in October at 162 S. Barr Road, Port Angeles.

Subjects include Basic EFT, weight loss, children and EFT, "The Art of Gratitude" and "Stopping Sugar Cravings."

Call 457-1515.

Nursery announces new hours

Vision Landscape Nursery's new fall and winter hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sunday at 131 Kitchen-Dick Road, Sequim.

Contact 683-2855,, or

Company welcomes new technician

Olympic Wi-Fi welcomes new computer technician Steve Luther.

Luther was raised in the Sequim area and graduated from Sequim High School.

He joins the company with high recommendations and several years of computer experience.

Olympic Wi-Fi has expanded its local Internet service to include computer sales, repair, recycling, networking and training at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Washington Street in Sequim.

Hours are 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 10 a.m.-

2 p.m. Saturday.

Call 681-7050.

Stewart selected to serve on committee

Laurie Stewart, president and chief executive officer of Sound Community Bank, was selected to serve as a member of the FDIC Advisory Committee on Community Banking.

Stewart serves on the Community Bankers Council of the American Bankers Association and as a board member of the Washington Bankers Association, where she serves as the chairman of the education committee.

Sound Community Bank is a Seattle-based community bank, providing personal and business banking services in King, Pierce, Snohomish and Clallam counties, and on the Web at

Days and hours of operation expanded

Habitat for Humanity's ReStore increases its days and hours of operation after Wednesday, Sept. 30.

The retail outlet now will be open 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.

ReStore offers new and used furniture, appliances and building materials at 728 E. Front St., Port Angeles.

Proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity in its efforts to build affordable housing throughout Clallam County. Donations may be dropped off from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday at the ReStore. Pickup of larger items can be scheduled at 417-7543.

Sharpening business open

B & B Sharpening Service opened for business on Sept. 14.

The service at 33A E. First St., Port Angeles, sharpens blades, hand saws, router bits, chipper and planer blades, knives, scissors, axes, yard and hand tools, drill bits, chain saws and almost anything with an edge.

Call 452-9355.

Horse health fair scheduled

Purina Mills Horse Health Fair provides free educational seminars from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, at Hartnagel Building Supply, 3111 Highway 101 East, Port Angeles.

Call 417-8385.

Fine art of cooking demonstrated

The Showcase presents "The Fine Art of Cooking," at

2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, at 833 E. Front St., Port Angeles.

Chef Tom Heintz from The Sauer Kraut German Deli in Sequim demonstrates carving fruits to create edible art. The free demonstration is presented in conjunction with the Second Weekend Art Event in Port Angeles. Call 457-8582.

Nutrition classes scheduled

Sherry Fry teaches at the Nutritional Education and Encouragement by Design conference from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, at Common Sense Nutritional Therapy Office, 261043 Highway 101, Suites D & E, Sequim.

The conference includes hands-on learning, visuals and a notebook to help improve health.

Fry also teaches a free basic nutrition class at 10 a.m. Saturdays Oct. 17-31 at the First Federal Conference Room, 1203 W. Washington St., Sequim. Call 683-2756.

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