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Community Calendar — Oct. 13, 2021

Editor’s note: Is your group meeting once more and wanting to get into the community calendar? Let us know at editor@sequim gazette.com or 360-683-3311. —… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — Oct. 13, 2021

Auditions set for OTA’s ‘A Christmas Carol’ Olympic Theatre Arts Center will be holding auditions for their Christmas production, the live 1940s radio version of… Continue reading

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Births — Oct. 13, 2021

Sept. 10, 2021 — 12:59 p.m., a daughter, Indigo Zoe Jane Valadez Solheim, 7 pounds 5 ounces, to Ramona Valadez and Dion Solheim, Port Angeles.… Continue reading

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Celebration of Shadows fest includes shadow theater, pumpkin carving workshops

The Port Angeles Fine Arts Center hosts the Celebration of Shadows Fall Festival, a family friendly event set for Saturday, Oct. 23. This first-time event… Continue reading

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City of Sequim seeking Sunshine Fest performers

The City of Sequim is now accepting applications for musical performers to participate in the 2022 Sequim Sunshine Festival, slated for March 4-5. Venues will… Continue reading

Get It Growing: Prudent pruning of conifers

The primary reasons to prune conifers include shaping, removing diseased or damaged limbs, and removing limbs that obstruct a view or interfere with power lines,… Continue reading

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Milestone: 1st Security Bank boosts Shipley Center

To support the community-building work of the Shipley Center, the Sequim branch of 1st Security Bank recently made a donation of $1,500 to the Sequim… Continue reading

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Milestone: City of Sequim employee gets wastewater plant operator certificate

John Christenson, City of Sequim Wastewater Operator III, recently earned the Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator IV Certification from the Washington State Department of Ecology. This… Continue reading

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Milestone: Healthy Families gets boost from Sequim Soroptimists

Cat Xander, president of Soroptimist International of Sequim, presents Becca Korby, executive director of Healthy Families of Clallam County, with a check for $2,500. The… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2021
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Milestone: October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Clallam County Board of Commissioners announced on Oct. 5 its participation and proclamation of National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The purpose of National Disability Employment… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: Feeding your baby

Feeding your baby can be a confusing time. People frequently disagree about whether to breast feed or bottle feed your baby. Those who advocate one… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2021
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Veterans Corner: Preparations for the holidays!

I am sad to report that there will be no Veterans Day Ceremony this year because of pandemic restrictions. To honor veterans, the Clallam County… Continue reading

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4-H is stepping up to the opioid epidemic with a unique approach, working with teens to research and create an action plan. WSU’s Center for… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2021
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Learn how to grow rare fruit on the peninsula

Get tips on how to take advantage of Clallam County’s unique microclimates and to grow a wide variety of fruiting plants from many areas of… Continue reading

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Get It Growing: Can garlic be grown in containers?

Growing garlic on the Olympic Peninsula is right up there with growing lavender and dahlias, and fall is the time to plant. So, the question… Continue reading

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NOLS to host book discussions in October

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host four virtual Book Discussion Group meetings in October. All are welcome to participate; register through nols.org/book-discussion-groups to… Continue reading

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Off the Shelf: Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15-Oct. 15. The recognition started in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson… Continue reading

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Volunteer Hospice offers orientations for new volunteers

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County offers monthly orientations for those interested in learning more about or volunteering with the organization. There will be an online… Continue reading

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Sequim woman receives virtual treatment for disorder, a first in Washington state

Abbott rep says roll out pushed forward by Covid with 3,000-plus served so far

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Best of the Peninsula 2021 winners announced

Special section, online ballots showcase top businesses and services

  • Oct 1, 2021
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