Sequim Gazette Staff

BLOCK Fest comes to Sequim on July 25

The Parenting Matters Foundation, First Teacher Program and the North Olympic Library System will offer BLOCK Fest, a research-based block play program geared towards children… Continue reading

 

Guild’s annual garage, plant sale to help Seattle Children’s Hospital

Sponsored by the Sequim Guild of Seattle Children’s Hospital, the 12th-annual Garage & Plant Sale is set for 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, July 27, at… Continue reading

 

New billboard boasts Sequim businesses

Jardin du Soleil, Dungeness Valley Creamery and Nash’s Farm Store have partnered to create a billboard on US Highway 101 to encourage passersby to “Explore… Continue reading

 

Olympic Theatre Arts sponsors youth poetry competition

A special poetry contest for youths and teens 18 years and younger will see the winning piece earn a special role in the Olympic Theatre… Continue reading

Sequim’s ‘Unity of Effort’ slated for Aug. 10

An event to honor local first responders, the annual “Unity of Effort” returns to Sequim on Saturday, Aug. 10. Security Services Northwest hosts the event… Continue reading

Stuff the Bus donations return to local businesses like Sequim Walmart to provide school supplies for in-need students. Sequim Gazette file photo by Erin Hawkins

Stuff the Bus returns in 2019, gathering school supplies for Sequim students

Stuff The Bus, Sequim’s annual donation drive bringing school supplies to local students, has begun. Organized by the Kiwanis Club of Sequim-Dungeness, this year’s drive… Continue reading

Stuff the Bus donations return to local businesses like Sequim Walmart to provide school supplies for in-need students. Sequim Gazette file photo by Erin Hawkins

Teen acting, music workshop kicks off July 22 at Olympic Theatre Arts

Now in its eighth year the Musical Theatre Intensive for Teens kicks off a two-week workshop for aspiring thespians aged 12-18 to explore acting, create… Continue reading

x

Our Resilient Community Alliance (ORCA) announced in early July the start of services at Summit House in downtown Sequim, enabling access to transitional housing and… Continue reading

Back row, from left, are 2019 ARTJAM artists Stephen Portner, Brian Buntain, Lynne Armstrong and Mary Franchini, with (front row, from left) Ed Crumley, Tammy Hall and Linda Collins Chapman, with (in front) Susan Gansert Shaw. Submitted photo

ARTJAM 2019 set for Lavender Weekend

These artists are once again ready to jam. The 11th ARTJAM event sees 11 artists working in metal, wood, canvas, clay and paper to demonstrate… Continue reading

Back row, from left, are 2019 ARTJAM artists Stephen Portner, Brian Buntain, Lynne Armstrong and Mary Franchini, with (front row, from left) Ed Crumley, Tammy Hall and Linda Collins Chapman, with (in front) Susan Gansert Shaw. Submitted photo

Candidate forum video recordings now available

Video recordings of two recent candidate forums hosted by the League of Women Voters of Clallam County are now available at www.lwvcla.org. The first, held… Continue reading

Clallam County officials welcome input for hazard plan at July 17 meeting

Clallam County is gearing up for the possibility of any number of emergencies — earthquakes, fires, floods, etc. — and officials are seeking your help.… Continue reading

Learn about cougars in ‘Light of the Moon’ series

The Dungeness River Audubon Center has brought back the “Learn by the Light of the Moon” speaker series with a new line-up. The series provides… Continue reading

Learn about hardy succulents from an expert at Green Thumbs session

Susan Kalmar will present advice for growing hardy succulents at noon on Thursday, July 11, in the county commissioners meeting room at the Clallam County… Continue reading

New statewide voter registration deadlines for Primary Election

Beginning this election season, Clallam County residents will have more time to get registered to vote, thanks to new registration deadline provisions in Substitute Senate… Continue reading

Sanitago’s art in spotlight at July 10 ‘Artist Story Series’ event

An Olympic Peninsula resident since 1983, artist Marilyn Santiago and her work is in the spotlight at the “Artist Story Series” from 6-7 p.m. Wednesday,… Continue reading

Sequim man dies in US Highway 101 crash

A 40-year-old Sequim man died after he was thrown from his vehicle after it rolled and slid across US Highway 101 about five miles east… Continue reading

Sequim turns out for grand 4th of July concert

The Sequim City Band enjoyed another big, patriotic crowd for “A Patriotic Fourth,” its annual Independence Day concert at the James Center for the Performing… Continue reading

Emphasis on boating safety set for holiday

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting heightened enforcement targeting boating under the influence as part of the national Operation Dry Water campaign. Law… Continue reading

Explore transportation, culture in ‘Washington on Wheels’ presentation

Transportation across the state throughout the years — from canoe journeys to flying cars to Boeing’s latest planes — are in the spotlight for Harriet… Continue reading

Learn about advance care planning at free WOW! workshop

Nurse Sandra L. Ulf offers “Who will speak for you, if you can’t speak for yourself?,” a free WOW! Working on Wellness Forum set for… Continue reading