Popular musician highlights Pirate Pete Week
Los Angeles-based musician Mike Sullivan presents a free noon concert today, Jan. 23, in the Pirate Union Building on the Peninsula College campus, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd. Sullivan’s appearance is the part of Pirate Pete’s Week, which features noon activities each day through Jan. 25. For details visit www.pencol.edu or www.facebook.com/PeninsulaCollege.
Walk planned for Port Townsend
The Olympic Peninsula Explorers invite the public for a walk in Port Townsend, starting at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26.
The starting point is the Subway restaurant across from the ferry terminal. The 5- or 10-kilometer walk is free; new walkers are welcome to join.
Enjoy historical Victorian homes and buildings in downtown Port Townsend. The walk is not recommended for wheelchairs or strollers; restrooms are on the route.
Olympic Chorus hosts open house
The Grand Olympic Chorus of Sweet Adelines International invites area women to put on comfortable gear and “Sing Yourself Healthy and Happy” at the guest night/open house, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at the Sequim Community Church, 950 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim.
Refreshments are at 8 p.m. For more information, call Donna at 683-6506 or visit www.grandolympicschorus.org.
Critical areas workshop offered
A free workshop on critical areas and buffer management takes place from 12:30-4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at the Tri-Area Community Center, 10 West Valley Road, Chimacum.
For more information or to reserve a space, e-mail email@example.com or call 360-379-5610, ext. 222.
‘Fat Tuesday’ goes Bunco
The nonprofit Olympic Medical Center Auxiliary hosts a Mardi Gras themed “Fat Tuesday” Celebration from 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, at the Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 E. Seventh St. The event features Bunco games, 50/50 raffles, prizes and complimentary refreshments.
Tickets are $10, available at the Auxiliary Gift Shop, OMC Main Lobby, 939 Caroline St., Port Angeles, during regular shop hours; or by calling Linda at 360-809-3125 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Proceeds benefit purchase of medical equipment, Life Line scholarships and scholarships for students pursuing careers in health care.
Genealogical group to open research center
The Clallam County Genealogical Society’s new Genealogical Research Center opens for public use on Feb. 5 at 402 E. Lauridsen Blvd., across from the Port Angeles Library.
Volunteer staff assist in the use of the center’s books, records and several genealogical subscription data bases. The center accepts donations of all kinds of genealogical materials, especially pertaining to early Clallam County.
Newcomers host garden expert
Horticulturalist Andrew May speaks about pruning trees and bushes for spring at the Newcomers Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, at the Red Lion Hotel, 221 N. Lincoln St., Port Angeles. Make reservations by Jan. 29 with Becky Archer at email@example.com or 582-0659.