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OTA auditions continue
Olympic Theatre Arts still has a few openings for the cast of the fall production of “You Can’t Take It With You.“ Auditions will be held at 7 p.m. today, Wednesday, Aug. 10, at 414 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim.
Still needed are a black actor and actress, two older men and one young man.
Call 683-8150.

Pet Lover’s Weekend scheduled

The Third Annual KSQM 91.5 FM Pet Lover’s Weekend broadcasts Friday-Sunday, Aug. 12-14, as a fundraiser for the nonprofit radio station.
Short pet stories sent to office@ksqmfm.com and other stories, humor, information and novelty music about animals, are featured. The station sells animal identification tags for $15 at one of more than 20 pet-related booths from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, at the Sequim Costco parking lot, 955 W. Washington St.
The Olympic Peninsula Humane Society, Welfare for Animals Guild and Peninsula Friends of Animals receive a pound of pet supplies for every $10 contributed in honor of animals.
Visit www.ksqmfm.com or call 681-0000.

Class of 1981 hosts reunion
The 30-year reunion of Sequim High School’s Class of 1981 is slated for 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, at The Cedars at Dungeness golf course, 1965 Woodcock Road.
For more information, call Johnathon Rooney at 949-422-0628.

Grange holds ice cream social

Sequim Prairie Grange hosts an ice cream social 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at 290 Macleay Road. A $5 donation will be accepted to benefit the grange for the hall’s upkeep.

Charity football game planned
The Olympic Peninsula Eagles merge with the PFL Champion Kitsap County Bears to face Everett JC for a charity football game for the Dreampark Foundation to help raise money for a playground to be built at Shane Park. The game is at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at Civic Field in Port Angeles. Admission is $5 for adults, seniors and students; 12 and under get in for free. At halftime, children attending the YMCA/OP Eagles football camp play a flag football game.

Friends of library hosts book sale
Friends of Sequim Library holds a book sale from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, behind the library, 630 N. Sequim Ave.

Cloverdayle plays concert for scholarships
Olympic Cellars Winery, Soroptimist Jet Set and Peninsula College Foundation sponsor a concert by country duo Cloverdayle at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at Olympic Cellars, 255410 U.S. Highway 101. Half of all ticket sales go to fund the Women of Opportunity Scholarships, awarded to women furthering their education who are sole bread-winners for the family.
Cloverdayle has opened for country acts such as Kenny Chesney and Lady Antebellum.
Wine will be served and The Garden Bistro will make wood-fired pizza.
Tickets are available at the door or in advance from Jet Set Soroptimist and Peninsula College Foundation board members.

Donate school supplies
School supplies donations can be brought to the Edward Jones branch office at 755C W. Washington St., Sequim, through Aug. 31.
Call 582-1547.

Senior menu
Here are the Sequim Senior Nutrition Site menus, served at 4:30 p.m. at Suncrest Village Retirement Apartments, 251 S. Fifth Ave. Suggested donation $3. Menus are subject to change. 24-hours reservation required. Call 683-8491.
Thursday Aug. 11 — Hamburger with lettuce and tomatoes, potato salad, baked beans, dessert
Friday Aug. 12 — Green salad, chicken parmesan, buttered noodles, green beans, garlic bread, dessert
Monday Aug. 15 — Community dinner at Suncrest
Tuesday Aug. 16 — Community dinner at Suncrest
Wednesday Aug. 17 — Fruit cup, Polish sausage with sauerkraut, oven-roasted potatoes, dessert.

Sequim Bible hosts Family Fun Fest
Sequim Bible Church, 847 N. Sequim Ave., hosts its second Family Fun Fest and first talent show from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13. The free event offers carnival and water games, live music, food and prizes. The talent show begins at 5 p.m. Organizers recommend bringing a chair. For more information, visit www.sequimbible.com or call 683-4135.

Gem and mineral group meet
Clallam County Gem and Mineral Association will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16, in the upstairs meeting room at The Fifth Avenue, 500 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim.
Visit www.sequimrocks.com or call 360-977-5994.

Band substitutes at Stymie’s
Al Harris Trio replaces Bagley Creek from 7-10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at Stymie’s, The Cedars at Dungeness, 1965 Woodcock Road, Sequim. Call 683-6344.

Lipkin presents Middle East update
Author and commentator Avi Lipkin returns to Sequim at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 22, at Guy Cole Convention Center in Carrie Blake Park. A former officer in the Israel Defense Forces, Lipkin shares his first-hand observations on events in Egypt, Syria and the Middle East. Admission is free, although a free-will offering will be taken. Call 683-4449.

Help kittens, I.D. pets at Humane Society
Kitten season has run late this year and the Olympic Peninsula Humane Society is in need of non-clumping cat litter, kitten food, cat food and dog food. For a drop-off in Sequim, call Kandace Schmidt, 461-2810.
OPHS holds a microchip clinic from 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, at 2105 W. Highway 101 in Port Angeles. Cost is $25.

Nominations invited for Stopps environmental award
The Port Townsend Marine Science Center is seeking nominations for the 2011 Eleanor Stopps Environmental Leadership Award, which recognizes North Olympic Peninsula citizens who are environmental stewards or leaders in protecting the natural world.
Submit nominations by e-mail (info@ptmsc.org) or at the PTMSC office, 532 Battery Way, Port Townsend, WA 98368, before 5 p.m. Aug. 31. For more information, call 385-5582 or visit www.ptmsc.org.
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