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Community Calendar — May 5, 2021

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

  • May 5, 2021

 

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Free radio forum spotlights ‘Nurturing Your Mental Health’

Peninsula Behavioral Health CEO Wendy Sisk presens “Nurturing Your Mental Health,” a free WOW! Working on Wellness radio forum from 2-3 p.m. on Wednesday, May… Continue reading

 

Free virtual talk explores mental health of those with disabilities

In a second virtual roundtable discussion about “Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities and Coming Out of the Pandemic,” Clallam County Parent to Parent hosts a panel exploration of… Continue reading

 

Get It Growing: Why did my seedlings die?

Today’s plant clinic concern comes from a resident who is new to the Olympic Peninsula: “My seedlings sprouted and were looking great, then, almost overnight,… Continue reading

Milestone: OPHS gets $7,500 boost from Petco Love

The Olympic Peninsula Humane Society (OPHS) on April 22 a $7,500 grant investment from the newly named Petco Love to support the organization’s work for… Continue reading

NOLS seeking feedback via survey for equity, diversity, inclusion study

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is seeking feedback about patrons’ experiences at the library. Complete the survey at nols.org/community-survey (in English or Spanish) for… Continue reading

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Off the Shelf: Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, commemorating the contributions and history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States. Take… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: What can you learn from your child?

We talk a great deal about what you can teach your child, but have you thought about what your child can teach you? If you… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2021

Paws to Consider: Pet guardianships

Recently I met a woman who is bi-coastal and lives in New York part of the year and in Sequim during the summer months. She… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2021
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PHOTO: They’re hooked

Avery Bush, 6, and her sister Maddie Bush, 9, enjoy a unique session of COVID-19 “recess” on April 28: fishing at the pond just north… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2021
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Sequim author takes ‘Lavender’ worldwide

Book approaches plant with wellness approach

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Sequim looks to celebrate National Bike Month

There are plenty of chances to warm up for summer riding during May — National “Bike Month” — with rides and other safe activities promoted… Continue reading

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Sequim councilor Anderson receives municipal leadership training

Sequim city councilor Rachel Anderson recently earned a Certificate of Municipal Leadership (CML) from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC), City of Sequim representatives said… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2021
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PC Foundation announces new scholarships

PC Foundation announces new scholarships, Including Full Tuition Welding Scholarship, with May 9 Application Deadline The Peninsula College Foundation, in partnership with EDC Engineering LLC… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — April 28, 2021

Artist for Sequim Understory project selected Marina Shipova has been selected as artist fellow for Sequim Understory, the development of Centennial Place at the corner… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2021
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Albert Haller Foundation gives scholarships to local graduating seniors

The scholarship committee of the Albert Haller foundation selected earlier this month 13 graduating high school seniors to receive scholarships. Committee members on April 14… Continue reading

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Armstrong’s art in spotlight with gallery’s ‘Joy of Looking’ exhibit

Lynne Armstrong, a local veteran artist known for her use of color and energetic brushstrokes, is the featured artist for the month of May at… Continue reading

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Births — April 28, 2021

March 30, 2021 — 9:50 p.m., a son, Xavier Michael Thorson, 6 pounds 15 ounces, to Sarah and Taylor Thorson, Sequim.… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2021

Duck Derby sales kick off

Ducks are on sale for the 32nd-annual Great Olympic Peninsula Duck Derby presented by the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe, with racers having the opportunity to win… Continue reading

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Get It Growing: Using native plants as ornamentals

Editor’s note: See box for online resource web addresses. — MD There are many reasons for gardening with native plants, not the least of which… Continue reading

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