Community news in brief

Boosters raise funds for Oso victims

The Sequim Softball Boosters and varsity and junior varsity softball teams will be selling concessions at the Building, Remodeling, and Energy Expo on April 5-6 at Sequim High School. All proceeds go to the victims of the recent landslide in Oso, Wash. Stop by the Expo concessions stand in the gym or mail donations to Sequim Softball Boosters, 8707 Old Olympic Hwy., Sequim WA 98382; make a note on the check that reads “OSO.”

Call 460-0380.

OMC board meets

The OMC Board of Commissioners meet in their regularly scheduled meeting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 2, in Linkletter Hall at Olympic Medical Center. Meeting topics include contributions to the “Red, Set, Go!” program, a resolution for the Sequim School District Facilities Construction and Replacement Bond, and an interlocal agreement with the City of Port Angeles.

Clallam planning   commission meets

The Clallam County Planning Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. tonight, April 2, at the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles. The meeting agenda includes an overview of implementation of I-502 (Recreational Marijuana Initiative) and discussion of the Clallam County Comprehensive Stormwater Management Plan draft. Call 417-2277.

Pioneer dinner tickets go on sale

The Sequim Pioneer Association announces that tickets for the Annual Pioneer Dinner will available for purchase starting April 2.

Tickets will be $17 and available through Hazel Ault at BrokersGroup, 681-8878.

Proceeds go toward honoring the 2014 Grand and Honorary Pioneers of the Irrigation Festival and the funding of the association’s Pioneer Scholarship.

Carlsborg advisors meet

The Carlsborg Community Advisory Council meets from 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at Greywolf Elementary School, 171 Carlsborg Road.

Agenda items include project schedule updates and Carlsborg land use/zoning issues. Call 417-2323.

Easter bread sale set

Sequim Rainbow Girls are taking orders for their annual Easter Bread sale. Order deadline is April 7. Call Mary Miller at 417-9236 with any questions or for more information about any ingredients. Send order and check to Sequim Rainbow Girls, c/o Mary Miller, 830 N. Minstrel Road, Sequim, WA 98382. Orders will be available for pick up at the Masonic Lodge, 700 S. Fifth Ave., from 3-5 p.m. on April 7.

Spirit session planned

Azella The Barefoot Prophet presents “A Walk with Spirit” session from 3-6 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at the Sequim Library meeting room. The fee is $15 paid at the session. For questions or information, call Azella at 681-3191.

Coffee with the mayor

Sequim residents may meet informally with Sequim mayor Candace Pratt, on Thursdays, April 3 and 17 at 8:30 a.m. at The Oak Table, 292 W. Bell St., Sequim. The mayor will be at a different published location each month, along with a notepad to take notes, to listen to anyone who wants to chat, ask questions, express a concern or make a comment about the city or the community.

Contact Pratt at or call 582-0114 for more information.

Chicks 101


The Co-op Farm & Garden, 216 E. Washington St.,

Sequim, will have a free Chicks 101 seminar at 11 a.m. April 5. Roger Lampitt from Land ‘o Lakes/Purina will discuss the basics of raising backyard chickens and he will answer questions. Chicks are available for purchase through the first weekend in May.


Cancer support groups

Olympic Medical Cancer Center offers the following support groups in April:

• 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, Women’s Cancer Support Group, OMCC library, second and fourth Tuesday of the month.

• 1-2:30 p.m. Monday, April 21, Look Good, Feel Better, OMCC conference room. Call 582-2845 to register.

•  1-3 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, Women’s Cancer Support Group, OMCC library, second and fourth Tuesday of the month.

Amateur radio classes

The Clallam Country Amateur Radio Club will hold free Technician and General License instruction classes and an exam, beginning April 5, 12 and 19. These three days will be based on chapters from the ARRL Technician or General Class Manual. April 19 will consist of a class first, then a review. The exam session is at 1 p.m. at the Port Angeles Fire Station, 102 E. Fifth St. There is a $15 processing fee for the exam.

To register, call Chuck Jones at 452-4672 or Dennis Tilton at 452-1217.

Garden club to meet

Sequim Prairie Garden Club will meet at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 8, in its clubhouse at Pioneer Memorial Park, 387 E. Washington St. in Sequim. April’s speaker is the Wildwood Nursery owner, Greg Haskins. Dessert will be provided by hostesses Diana Stafford, Joyce Hoover and Susan Shiffman.

For information on renting the clubhouse or about the Garden Club, call Diane 808-3434, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Senior Nutrition Menu

Sequim Senior Nutrition Site menus are served at 4:30 p.m. at Suncrest Village Retirement Apartments, 251 S. Fifth Ave. Suggested donation is $5 (60 and over), $8 guest, and a 24-hour advance reservation is needed. RSVP to 683-8491. Menus are subject to change.

Thursday, April 3: Three-bean salad, ravioli w/marinera, garlic bread, steamed spinach, carrot cake

Friday, April 4: Tomato juice, biscuit w/sausage gravy, scrambled eggs, fresh fruit, chocolate mousse

Monday, April 7: Mushroom medley soup, salad, tuna fish, dessert from Prairie Springs

Tuesday, April 8: Spinach salad, spaghetti, green beans, garlic bread, fruited gelatin

Wednesday, April 9: Green salad, chicken enchiladas, Spanish rice, refried beans, baked custard.


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