Get tickets for hospital guild’s annual fashion show, auction
The Sequim Dungeness Hospital Guild’s annual fashion show/silent auction and luncheon is set for noon Thursday, May 23, at Club Seven inside 7 Cedars Casino, 270756 US Highway 101. Doors open at 11 a.m.
Tickets are now on sale at the guild’s thrift shop at 204 W. Bell St. between 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The $25 ticket includes the show, auction and lunch, plus unique door prizes. Fashions are modeled by shop volunteers from the inventory of the thrift shop.
Pizza for school
The Greywolf Elementary Takeover is set for 5-7 p.m. Friday, May 3, at Westside Pizza, 540 W. Washington St. Dine-in, get delivery or take out, with 20 percent of proceeds going to the Greywolf Parent-Teacher Association for school projects. See www.greywolfpta.com.
Plant sale, car show set for Saturday
A plant sale, accompanied by a car show, is scheduled for 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 S. Blake Ave. Plants available will include vegetable starts, tomatoes, herbs, annual and perennial flowers, sedums, house plants, African violets and shrubs. The Sequim Valley Car Club will have a display of antique and vintage vehicles in the church parking lot.
OPAA hosts fundraiser
The Olympic Peninsula Art Association’s 50th anniversary Members Show and Silent Auction fundraiser is set for 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, May 3, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 4,at the Sequim Civic Center, 152 W. Cedar St.
Original art by members of the organization will be for sale. The silent auction supports the scholarship fund and donations to art related programs in Clallam County.
Silent auction items include those from local restaurants and businesses, a condominium at Ocean Shores, a cabin at Kalaloch Lodge, The Inn at Port Ludlow, round trip for two to Victoria on the MV Coho and numerous donations from Victoria, B.C., and more.
Find more information about Olympic Peninsula Art Association on the organization’s facebook page.
Master Gardeners’ plant sale set for Saturday
The Clallam County Master Gardeners’ Annual Plant Sale is set for 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at the Woodcock Demonstration Garden, 2711 Woodcock Road. Attendees are encouraged to come early for best selections of varieties of native trees and shrubs, sedums, ornamentals, grasses, ground covers, perennials, vegetable starts and herbs. Plants for sale have been nurtured by Master Gardeners and raised for specific local climates.
Best selections are from 9 a.m.-noon while everything from 12:30-2 p.m. are half-price, event organizers say.
All proceeds are used to further education and demonstration garden programs in Clallam County.
Garden club hosts special speaker
The Sequim Prairie Garden Club welcomes visitors to the group’s monthly meeting from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Monday, May 6, at Pioneer Memorial Park Clubhouse, 387 E. Washington St. Special guest speaker Gail Cortese will share her family’s history of how they not only recreated their beautiful Pennsylvania farm’s flower gardens to a property purchased in Sequim, but also built an exact duplicate of their Pennsylvania home. “Starting Over: How Brierwood Farm Became Brierwood Cottage” is a story of how the family reached its goal through hard work and commitment.
Auditions set in PA for Monday Musical scholarships
The Monday Musicale group hosts its scholarship auditions at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 5, at First Presbyterian Church of Port Angeles, 139 W. Eighth St., Port Angeles. The community is welcome to attend.
Guild shop is open Saturday
The Sequim Dungeness Hospital Guild’s Thrift shop, 204 W. Bell St., is open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 4. Featured items include authentic crank telephone, an antique rocker, two unique leather bar stools, a Victorian floor lamp and lots of games and puzzles. Also in stock are spring clothes for everyone, kitchenware, glassware and a multitude of small tables. All white-tag items will be half-price. Also, tickets will be available for the guild’s annual May Fashion show/luncheon and silent auction. Call 360-683-7044 for more information.
PNNL speaker set for yacht club speaker series
The Sequim Bay Yacht Club presents Dr. Genevra Harker-Klimeš, the fourth of the club’s 2019 speaker series, from 7:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8, at John Wayne Marina, 2577 West Sequim Bay Road.
Harker-Klimeš is the Coastal Sciences Division director at Marine Sciences Laboratory-Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Sequim. She will give an overview of the type of work conducted by the Coastal Sciences Division, focusing on specific projects conducted at the Marine Sciences Laboratory. In particular, she’ll discuss recent work looking at environmental monitoring around marine energy devices and the different techniques employed.
This event is free and the general public is invited. For more information, contact Andrea Williams at email@example.com or 530-945-9234.
Newcomers to meet
Community members are invited to the Olympic Newcomers’ Club May brunch, set for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, at Joshua’s Restaurant, 113 Del Guzzi Dr., Port Angeles.
The guest speaker is Deon Kapetan, Sequim Irrigation organizer/volunteer, who will present the history of the festival, the many events during the two weekends and the role of the royal court.