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Fox joins firm; New hours at Kiwi’s; Soil fertility seminar set, more.

Air Affaire taking applications

The second Air Affaire is slated for Aug. 30-31. The “fly-in” includes live music, biplane rides, skydivers, remote controlled and experimental aircraft, hot air balloon rides, a car show, vendors and food. Organizers are taking applications for vendors, music and reservations for balloon rides. For the most up-to-date information, see the event’s new website at

Fox joins firm

Platt Irwin Law Firm recently announced that Joshua W. Fox has become a partner at the firm. Fox, originally from Nebraska, received his Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 2005. He and his wife, Morgan Fox, moved to Port Angeles in 2011, when he was hired as an associate attorney at Platt Irwin. Fox specializes in civil litigation and trial practice, personal injury litigation, family law and dissolution of marriage and estate planning and administration.

New hours at Kiwi’s

Kiwi’s Fish and Chips announces new business hours from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Saturday and from noon-5 p.m. Sunday.

Soil fertility seminar set

Laurel Moulton, program coordinator of the Clallam County Master Gardeners, presents a talk about soil fertility at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16, at Nash’s Farm Store, 4681 Sequim-Dungeness Way. Her talk will include soil preparation, soil tests, basics of organic fertilizers, cover crops and composts. The presentation is free and open to the public.

Moulton has been a Master Gardener in Washington and Oregon since 2006. She has a master’s degree in horticulture with a minor in entomology from Oregon State University and a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies from Mount Holyoke College.

St. Andrews throws a party

St. Andrew’s Place, an assisted living community, recently announced its 1940s themed open house as part of its anniversary celebration. The party commemorates 16 years of service and is from 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, April 26, at 520 E Park Ave., Port Angeles. All ages are welcome to attend the free event. Call 360-479-2883.

Financial planning seminars set

On Thursday, April 24, at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m., the Dungeness River Audubon Center in Sequim will host “Is My Estate Plan in a Tangle?” the eighth in a series of free financial planning seminars. Attorney Jan Tierney will lead the seminar and offer practical tips and insights for helping to untangle often confusing estate and financial planning questions. Both sessions will be held at the River Center in Railroad Bridge Park, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road. Seating is limited. Register for either session by contacting Sue Chickman, 477-4123 or

Free water seminar planned

Come learn about the latest water technology from Japan that is sweeping the United States, presented by author and international speaker Dr. Rick Marschall. This will be an experiential workshop where you will be able to see, taste and feel the differences in waters from tap, bottled, spring and others. Free water and CD. Reservations required:  360-504-5124. Lazy Acres 55+ Park, 111 Dryke Road, Sequim.