Sequim Gazette Staff

‘Fluidity’ digital exhibit to July 3 open at Sequim Civic Center

The City Arts Advisory Commission (CAAC) hosts the opening of the “Fluidity” A Digital Exhibit, on Friday, July 3. This digital show will open with… Continue reading

Concerts in the Barn moves concerts online

The performances have moved online, but the Concerts in the Barn performances are back in 2020. The series, which runs each weekend from July 4-5… Continue reading

Jean Lenke & Friends play ‘live’ at Fort Worden

Crossover jazz-folk fusion artist Jean Lenke performs “live” in Port Townsend this weekend with George Radebaugh on piano, Ted Enderle on bass, Tom Svornich on… Continue reading

‘Pop up’ blood drives set in Sequim

Bloodworks Northwest, the nonprofit that supplies blood to more than 90 percent of the area hospitals, is seeking donations at what representatives say is a… Continue reading

Dungeness River Audubon Center golf tourney fundraiser set

The second-annual River Center Charity Golf Tournament is set for Friday-Sunday, July 31-Aug. 2 at The Cedars at Dungeness, 1965 Woodcock Road. The two-person scramble… Continue reading

First Federal foundation awards $340K in spring grants

The First Federal Community Foundation announced earlier this month $340,000 in funding for 13 regional nonprofits in the foundation’s spring 2020 grant cycle. Recipients are… Continue reading

Klahhane Gymnastics sets 2020 summer registration

Klahhane Gymnastics opened registration for summer gymnastics classes on June 22. The club, based at its club at 3318 E. Acorn Lane, Port Angeles, offers… Continue reading

Milestone: Swanson receives DAISY extraordinary nurse award

Registered nurse Ninette Swanson was recently honored with a DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses at Olympic Medical Center. Created by the DAISY Foundation, the award… Continue reading

NOLS starts virtual storytime series

As part of the annual Summer Reading Program, the North Olympic Library System is hitting the road — virtually — with a storytime series geared… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Center promotes McFall to Patient Experience Manager

A patient experience coordinator at Olympic Medical Center since joining the organization in 2015, Michelle McFall has a new role with OMC. McFall has recently… Continue reading

Mary Givins, a student librarian at the Port Angeles Public Library, takes part in a trial run to initiate curbside drop-off of returning books in the drive-in front of the library on June 16. The four North Olympic Library System libraries began curbside returns on June 17. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Olympic Peninsula News Group

Peninsula libraries offering returns, hold pickups

As Clallam County reopens to Phase 2 standards, public libraries across the North Olympic Peninsula are slowly restarting check-in and check-out services and other activities… Continue reading

Mary Givins, a student librarian at the Port Angeles Public Library, takes part in a trial run to initiate curbside drop-off of returning books in the drive-in front of the library on June 16. The four North Olympic Library System libraries began curbside returns on June 17. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Olympic Peninsula News Group

Police blotter — June 24, 2020

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of Sequim and in unincorporated Clallam County in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley area. June 16… Continue reading

Sequim elementary, middle schools celebrate moving on with drive-thru ceremonies

Health restrictions may have kept Sequim’s schools from fully celebrating their graduates, but some creative staffers helped send off hundreds of students to their new… Continue reading

Storm King soccer club sets summer skills program

Statewide health restrictions are keeping Storm King FC’s select squads from games, but the organization nonetheless is finding a way to keep players on the… Continue reading

Sturm among 3 seniors to earn Monday Musical scholarships

Sequim High School senior Payton Sturm was one of three local students selected to receive Monday Musical scholarships worth $1,5000 each. Sturm, a mezzo soprano,… Continue reading

Take time to ‘Imagine Your Story’ with summer reading program

With libraries across the Olympic Peninsula closed, staff have gotten imaginative with their “Imagine Your Story” Summer Reading Program. The free, all-ages program that kicked… Continue reading

OAT Run, Quilcene Gravel Unravel races cancelled

A pair of races slated for this month have been called off, but event organizers still hope to host two annual athletic challenges in September.… Continue reading

Clallam County seeks volunteers for boards, committees

Clallam County is seeking volunteers to fill 123 vacancies on 20 advisory boards and committees. The deadline to apply is the close of business Wednesday,… Continue reading

Coffee with deputy mayor on KSQM

The City of Sequim has partnered with KSQM radio to host a live call-in session of Coffee with the Deputy Mayor on Thursday, June 25… Continue reading

Master Gardener to explain ‘Simple Drip Irrigation’

Master Gardener Susan Kalmar teaches the importance of having a watering plan for one’s yard and garden at her Zoom presentation, “Simple Drip Irrigation,” set… Continue reading