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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 Oct. 7

• 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.

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

• Peninsula Driftwood Artists. 10 a.m.-2 p.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.

• 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.

• Pants Party. Weight-loss support group. 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.

• Olympic Medical Center board of commissioners.

6 p.m. Linkletter Hall, 939 Caroline St., Port Angeles. 417-7000.

• Sequim Irrigation Festival Planning Committee. 6 p.m. dinner, 6:30 p.m. meeting. Mariner Cafe. Volunteers interested in planning for the 2010 festival are invited. 683-3408.

• Hurricane Ridge RV Club. Dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. Joshua's Restaurant, 113 Del Guzzi Drive, Port Angeles. 461-1961 or 683-0120.

• Clallam County Planning Commission. 6:30 p.m. Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles, enter from Fourth Street.

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

• Strait Macintosh Users Group. Chris Lelle. "ISPs and Mac Services on the North Olympic Peninsula." 7:15 p.m. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-1161.



Thursday Oct. 8

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

Angeles. 452-7925.

• Pacific Northwest Wood Artisans. 9 a.m.-noon. Craft room, Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 E. Seventh St., Port Angeles.. 452-5928.

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

• Olympic Peninsula Orchid Society. 1 p.m. 950 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 360-385-3723.

• 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.

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

• Good News Club. 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.

• Clallam County Commissioners. Preliminary 2010 county budget preview. 6 p.m. Carrie Blake Park, Blake Avenue, Sequim.

• 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., Sequim. 681-4422.

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

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

• 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 Oct. 9

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

• Peninsula Scribes. 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Parkwood Clubhouse, Sequim. 477-4356 or Fontluvr@aol.com.

• Sequim Duplicate Bridge Club. 12:30 p.m. Masonic Hall, 700 S. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 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 Oct. 10

• Sequim PC User Group. Tom Flanik. "Excel, Part I."

10 a.m. Sequim High School Technical Drafting Computer Lab, 601 N. Sequim Ave. See spcug.net.

• Clallam County Genealogical Society. Virginia Majewski. "What Is Your Name? Names, Naming Patterns and Research Concepts for the Genealogist." 10 a.m.-noon. Raymond Carver Room, Port Angeles Library, 2210 S. Peabody St., Port Angeles. 417-5000.

• 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.

• American Association of University Women. Noon. Las Palomas, 1085 E. Washington St., Sequim. 452-6541.

• North Olympic Chapter of Veterans for Peace. 2:30 p.m. Olympic Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall, 73 Howe Road, off North Barr Road, Agnew. 360-385-7612.



Sunday Oct. 11

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



Monday Oct. 12

• 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. Meet at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 301 Lopez Ave., Port Angeles, to carpool to Blake Sand & Gravel and Over the Fence in Sequim. 460-4321 or 457-0843.

• 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. 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.

• 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.

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

• 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 Oct. 13

• Soroptimist International of Sequim. 7 a.m. Mariner Cafe, 707 E. Washington St. www.sisequim.com, membership@sisequim.com, 683-3219.

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

• Christian Women's Connection. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Kathy Turnbull. "Finding Harmony in Life's Symphony." Port Angeles CrabHouse, 221 N. Lincoln St., Port Angeles. 457-8261.

• 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, 844 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 582-2845.

• 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 - After the First Year. 1:30-3 p.m. Assured Hospice office, 24 Lee Chatfield Ave.,

Sequim. 582-3796.

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

• Good News Club. 1:45-3:15 p.m. Roosevelt Elementary School Library, 106 Monroe Road, Port Angeles. 582-0416.

• Board of Trustees of Community College District

No. 1, Peninsula College. 2 p.m. PUB Conference Room, Pirate Union Building/J Building, Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles.

• 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.

• Olympic Orchard Society. 7 p.m. Commissioners Chambers, Clallam County Courthouse, 223 Fourth St., Port Angeles. 683-8407.

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





music



Thursday-Friday Oct. 8-9

• Sammy Eubanks. Blues and rock. 7-11 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Friday, Oct. 9. At 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn 683-7777.



Friday Oct. 9

• Happy Wanderers. 6-8 p.m., during German dinner. Sauer Kraut German Deli, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. 582-1400.

• Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway. 8 p.m. Port Angeles High School, 304 E. Park Ave., Port Angeles. $23-$28. 457-5411.

• SuperTrees. 9 p.m.-closing. The Lyre's Club, 229 W. First St., Port Angeles. $3 cover charge. 360-670-6362.



Friday-Saturday Oct. 9-10

• Big Fine Daddies. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 W. Washington St., Sequim. 582-3143.



Saturday Oct. 10

• Washington Old Time Fiddlers. All players jam, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; performance, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Sequim Prairie Grange, 290 Macleay Road, Sequim. Free, donations support fiddler scholarships. 417-6950 or handrlester@olypen.com.

• Johnny Conga. New York salsa. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars

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



Sunday Oct. 11

• Olympic Big Band Express. 5:30-9 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn. 683-7777.



Monday Oct. 12

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



Thursday Oct. 15

• Roger Enders. 7-11 p.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn. 683-7777.



Friday Oct. 16

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

• Bach! A Colossal Syllable .... Port Angeles Chamber Orchestra. 7:30 p.m. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 301 Lopez Ave., Port Angeles. 457-5579.

• Joey James Dean Band. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 W. Washington St., Sequim.582-3143.



Friday-Saturday Oct. 16-17

• Nasty Habits. 1970s-1990s glam punk and rock. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn. 683-7777.



Saturday Oct. 17

• Bach! A Colossal Syllable .... Port Angeles Chamber Orchestra 7:30 p.m. Sequim Worship Center, 640 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 457-5579.

• Usual Suspects. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Oasis Sports Bar & Grill, 301 W. Washington St., Sequim.582-3143.



Wednesdays

• Open mike. 6:30-9:30 p.m., sign-up begins 6 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.



receptions,

demonstrations

and tours



Thursday Oct. 8

• Reception for Jamestown S'Klallam tribal artist Jeff Monson. 2 p.m. Peninsula College Longhouse House of Learning, Exhibit in Longhouse Art Gallery through October. www.pencol.edu, 417-6215 or tparker@pencol.edu.



Friday Oct. 9

• Reception for Japanese art work imported by Nita Lynn, displayed through Nov. 10. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Karon's Frame Center, 625 E. Front St., Port Angeles. 565-0308.



Friday-Saturday Oct. 9-10

• Valle Nevaril. Watercolor, acrylics and oil painting of landscape scenes and florals. Reception 5-8 p.m. Oct. 9, demonstration 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 10. Waterfront Gallery, 120 W. First St., Port Angeles. 452-8165.



Saturday-Sunday Oct. 10-11

• Art Port Townsend's 47-artists studio tour. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. 360-379-1086.



Through Sunday Nov. 1

• "Art Port Townsend: Expressions Northwest." Eleventh annual Art Port Townsend Festival. Noon-5 p.m. Thursday-Monday. Northwinds Arts Center, 2409 Jefferson St., Port Townsend. 360-379-1086.



october exhibits



• Nancy Lawrence, raku pottery; Lynne Armstrong, watercolors. Blue Whole Gallery, 129 W. Washington St., Sequim.

• Photographer Larry Barnes. 500 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim.

• "Cultural Fiber - Civilization, Ethos & Strength of Character." Through Nov. 28. Museum and Arts Center, 175 W. Cedar St., Sequim.

• Watercolors of Judy Priest. KeyBank, 120 N. Dunlap Ave., Sequim.

• Fiber arts display. Strait Financial Advice, 193 W. Cedar St., Sequim.

• Watercolors of Saundra Cutsinger. The Dove's Nest, 139 W. Washington St., Sequim.

• Jamie Huff, oil, watercolor, colored pencils and markers. The Buzz, 128 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim.

• Jeweler Michael Kenney and photographer Nancy Cherry Eifert. 5-8 p.m. Gallery 9, 1012 Water St., Port Townsend. 360-379-8881.



Ongoing

• African and Mediterranean prints of Sequim block print artists Randy and Sallie Radock. Dungeness Bay Wine & Cheese, 123 E. Washington St., Sequim. 681-2778.

• 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 Oct. 7

• Vince Valenzuela. One-hour comedy show. 8:30 p.m.

7 Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Blyn. 683-7777.



Friday-Sunday Oct. 8-11

• Olympic Theatre Arts. Bernard Slade's "Same Time, Next Year." 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. For mature audiences. 414 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. 683-7326.



Thursday Oct. 8

• Tess Gallagher. Short stories from "The Man From Kinvara: Selected Stories" and Raymond Carver's American Library Edition, "The Collected Stories." Studium Generale. 12:35 p.m. Little Theater, Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. Free. 452-9277.



Saturday Oct. 10

• Movie night. 9 p.m. Sauer Kraut German Deli, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. $5. 582-1400 or lsheintz@thesauerkraut.com.



Wednesday Oct. 14

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



dance



Saturday Oct. 17

• Stardust Big Band and Sequim High School Jazz Band. "Night of Jazz." Doors open 5:30 p.m. 601 N. Sequim Ave.,

Sequim. $15 singles, $25 couples, includes dancing, dinner and nonalcoholic drinks. 582-3600.



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



Through Saturday Oct. 10

• Oktoberfest. German and American food, games, contests, music, dancing, Mr. Oktoberfest, best costume and baking contests. Weekday activities start at 5 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. -11 p.m. Sauer Kraut German Deli, 10181 Old Olympic Highway, Sequim. lsheintz@thesauerkraut.com or 582-1400.



Saturday Oct. 10

• 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 Medical Center Foundation's seventh-annual Harvest of Hope Gala. 6 p.m. cocktails, 6:45 p.m. dinner. SunLand Golf and Country Club, 109 Hilltop Drive, Sequim. Black tie optional, benefits patients of Thomas Family Cancer Center at Olympic Medical Center. 582-5571.



Saturday-Sunday Oct. 10-11

• Eighth annual Dungeness Crab and Seafood Festival. Crab feed, food booths, Grab-A-Crab Derby, entertainment. City

Pier, Gateway Center and Red Lion Inn parking lot. www.

crabfestival.org,info@crabfestival.org or 452-6300.

• Second self-guided Tour of Wineries & Poker Run. 11 a.m.-

5 p.m. both days. Poker run stops include 7 Cedars Casino, Crab Fest Wine Garden and Olympic Peninsula wineries. Wine tasting fees apply, poker run is free. 800-785-5495 or www.

olympicpeninsulawineries.org.



Thursday Oct. 15

• Story People of Clallam County sneak preview of 15th International Forest Storytelling Festival. 12:35-1:25 p.m. Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. 452-9277.



Friday-Sunday Oct. 16-18

• "Celebration! Still Telling Strong After All These Years." 15th annual Forest Storytelling Festival. Little Theater at Peninsula College, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles. www.dancingleaves.com/storypeople, 417-5031 or 360-866-6308.



Saturday-Sunday Oct. 17-18

• North Olympic Peninsula Railroaders' annual train show and swap meet. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 17, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 18. Sequim Prairie Grange, 290 Macleay Road, Sequim.

• "A History of Railroading and Logging in Eastern Clallam County," Steve Hauff, 4 p.m. Oct. 17; "A History of the Dungeness Railroad Bridge," 3 p.m. Oct. 18. Dungeness River Audubon Center, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim. $5 each talk, proceeds shared by River Center and North Olympic Peninsula Railroaders.681-4076 or www.dungenessrivercenter.org.



Saturday Oct. 17

• Sequim Open Aire Market. Locally grown food, farm products. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Cedar Street in downtown Sequim. www.sequimmarket.com.

• Juan de Fuca Festival annual Fall Ball fundraiser, features Greta Matassa Quartet, silent and live auctions. Naval Elks Ballroom, 131 E. First St., Port Angeles. $75, $560 for a table of eight. 457-5411.



ongoing events



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

• 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.; ping-pong, 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



Wednesday Oct. 7

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



Thursday Oct. 8

• "Heart Failure and Ejection Fraction: What Does It All Mean?" Judy Tordini, cardiology program director. 10 a.m. Second-floor conference room, Medical Services Building, 840 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim. 417-7486.

• "Four Steps to Better Balance." Barb Paschal. 1-2 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 Blake Ave., Sequim. Free. www.balanceimprovement.com.



Friday Oct. 9

• Water Awareness. 4:15-5:45 p.m. Botanical Touch, 115 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. Free. 683-2050.



Friday-Saturday Oct. 9-10

• Nutritional Education and Encouragement by Design. Sherry Fry. 6-9 p.m. Oct. 9, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 10. Common Sense Nutritional Therapy Office, 261043 Highway 101, Suites D & E, Sequim. 683-2756.



Saturday Oct. 10

• Adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., standard first aid, 1-4 p.m. Calvary Chapel Church, 91 S. Boyce Road,Sequim. $45. 457-7933.

• Meditation. 10-11:45 am, the second Saturday each month, at 925 N. Sequim Avenue. 683-4775.



Begins Tuesday Oct. 13

• Spiritual Salon for Women. Exploration and deepening of the sacred in one's life. Ruth Marcus. 8:30 a.m. www.Dr.Ruth Marcus.com or 681-2205.



Tuesday Oct. 13

• "Gender Differences in Heart Pain." Judy Tordini, cardiology program director. Noon. McCarter Room, Olympic Medical Center, 939 Caroline St., Port Angeles. 417-7486.

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

• "Ocean Geoengineering and Climate Change." Dr. Richard Jahnke. 7 p.m. Natural History Exhibit, Fort Worden State Park, 200 Battery Way, Port Townsend. $7 adults, $5 Port Townsend Marine Science Center members. Admission to the center is $5 adults, $3 youth, and free to members. www.ptmsc.org, 360-385-5582, or info@ptmsc.org.



Tuesdays Oct. 13, 27; Saturday Oct. 24

• "Beyond Automatic." Photographer DJ Bassett. Classes 1-4 p.m. Oct. 13, 27; field trip 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 24. Dungeness Design, 520 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim. $99. www.pc.ctc.edu or 452-9277.



Wednesdays starting Oct. 14

• "Who Are You Now? Creating the Life You Always Intended to Live." 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Center of Infinite Reflections, 144 Tripp Road, Sequim. 582-0083.



volunteers



• Sequim Museum and Arts Center needs volunteers to meet and greet people during museum hours, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 457-1991 or www.macsequim.org.

• Sequim's Museum and Arts Center's Second Chance Consignment Shop needs volunteers for one shift per week or to do consignments. No experience necessary, complimentary museum membership. 681-2257 or director@macsequim.org.

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



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Sequim, e-mailed to donnam@sequimgazette.com or faxed to 683-6670.



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