Business Briefs

Ladies night


Botanical Touch hosts an informal ladies night from 5-6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at Botanical Touch, 115 N.

Sequim Ave., Sequim. Hot tea will be served. The evening also includes trying on silk and mineral make-up and offering make-up tips to anyone who is interested.

The back entrance from the Seal Street parking lot can be used during construction.

Call 683-2050.

Maurices names new P.A. store manager

Maurices, a national specialty store for customers with a 20-something attitude, has named Leann Forkan as store manager.

Forkan is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the store, including sales performance, visual presentation, and personnel recruitment and training.

More information about the store is available at

Healthy baby

seminar offered

Moms Get Moving offers a "Healthy Mommy, Healthy Baby" seminar series at

5 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month.

The next one-hour seminar is Oct. 20 at Therapeutic Associates, 1114 Georgiana St., Port Angeles.

Healthy snacks are provided. Contact 452-6216 or

Learn about branding

A free workshop, "Image Is Everything - Branding and Marketing for the Arts," is 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at The Lodge at Sherwood Village's media room, 660 W. Evergreen Farm Way, near Old Olympic Highway and Fifth Avenue in Sequim.

Presenter Renne Emiko Brock-Richmond will cover the basics of branding to build familiarity with your organization/business, how to articulate your message, demonstrate credibility, solidify loyalty and inspire your audience.

The workshop is sponsored by Sequim Humanities and Arts Alliance.

For more information, e-mail info@sequimarts, see Sequim or call 460-3023.

Free shredding

The Port Angeles Eastside branch of First Federal, 1603 E. First St., Port Angeles, hosts a free community shredding event from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, to help people dispose of sensitive documents in a secure way.

Individuals are encouraged to bring sensitive paper for shredding on site by LeMay Mobile Shredding, a professional shredding company. Bring old tax returns, account statements or any paperwork with account or Social Security numbers or other personal information.


open house

EdenScapes holds an open house from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at 404 Shore Road, Port Angeles.

All merchandise and indoor plants are 20-percent off unless otherwise marked.

Call 417-0464.

Free tax workshop

The Washington State Department of Revenue hosts a free workshop for new and small-business owners from 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, Oct. 22, at the Port of Port Angeles Building, 338 W. First St., Port Angeles.

Topics include state excise taxes, reporting classifications, deductions, tax incentives, sales tax collection and record-keeping requirements. Attendees can ask questions specific to their businesses and will receive a workbook and reference guide. To register, see or call 417-9900.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the Oct 26
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates