Local author shares perspective of women in Forest Service

Lauren Turner hopes to give women an exclusive look at the career opportunities available to women in the U.S. Forest Service with her book “Outdoor… Continue reading


@SequimSchools — Dec. 12, 2018

DISTRICT The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, at Helen Haller Elementary School’s library, 350 W. Fir St. The public is… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018


‘A Christmas Carol’ haunts SHS stage for one more weekend

Sequim High School’s All-School Play “A Christmas Carol” runs for one more weekend at 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Dec. 14-15 at the Sequim High Auditorium, 533… Continue reading


2019 ‘Night to Shine’ set: Organizers seeking helpers for community event

The sponsors of the Night To Shine free community prom invite guests with special needs of ages 14 and older, along with guests, to attend… Continue reading

A bird walk for non-birders: Audubon group hosts free Saturday event for ‘Beginners and Newcomers’

Walk, amble, stroll … fellow birders are welcoming newbies to the hobby this month at the Dungeness River Audubon Center. Members of the Olympic Peninsula… Continue reading

A&E briefs — Dec. 12, 2018

Homeschool students set band concert The Northwinds Homeschool Band performs at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 at Independent Bible Church 116 Ahlvers Road, Port… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

Churches partner to bring ‘Perspectives’ course to Sequim

After a few years off, attendees of the “Perspectives on the World Christian Movement” course say it remains as pertinent to their beliefs as ever.… Continue reading

Community calendar — Dec. 12, 2018

Deadline for items appearing in the community calendar is noon on Wednesday, one week before publication at or delivered to the Sequim Gazette at… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

Donations on Wheels: Sequim car club donates to toy drive

Sequim Valley Car Club members Jerry and Alene Grant, along with Capt. Chris Turner of Clallam Co. Fire District 3, unload toys from the Grants’… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

Get creative with CreativiTea workshops

Enjoy a zero-waste afternoon of paper crafts, hot tea and good company with the North Olympic Library System, and Clallam County Waste Prevention. CreativiTea programs… Continue reading

Hamilton continues celebration of the area with ‘Olympic Peninsula’ calendar

Ross Hamilton feels his annual photography calendar is a celebration of where we live. “The whole idea is to enjoy the beauty of what’s ours… Continue reading

Holiday cactuses: It’s all about timing

Christmas cactuses are a favorite gift plant, known for their abundant brightly colored flowers that emerge in early December and bloom throughout the holidays. Blooming… Continue reading

Kiwanis club, United Way fundraiser to include ugly sweaters, pub crawl

An ugly sweater contest, a pub crawl and poker walk — all in one night. The Kiwanis Club of Port Angeles has teamed up with… Continue reading

Learn about landscaping with native plants

The Clallam Conservation District is offering free workshops on landscaping with native plants. The first is 2:30-4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the Port Angeles… Continue reading

Men’s gospel group, women’s gospel choir join voices for concerts

The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers have invited women to join their ranks for this season’s annual Christmas concerts. PMGS director Michael Rivers has been asked… Continue reading

Milestone: ‘Sweet’ donation for SHS choir

Students from the Sequim High School Choir recently accepted a donation of $500 from the Grand Olympics Chorus of Sweet Adelines International in Sequim. The… Continue reading

Milestone: Andersons to celebrate 60 years

Congratulations go out to Wayne and Camille Anderson, who celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 13. Wayne and Camille were married in Marysville, and… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

Milestone: Olympic Community of Health’s Prystowsky gets ‘Health Innovator’ award

Dr. Elya Prystowsky, executive director for the Olympic Community of Health (OCH), received the Health Innovator of the Year Award for Collaboration on Dec. 6… Continue reading

Milestone: Peninsula chorus collaborates with Clallam Mosaic

The Olympic Peninsula Men’s Chorus recently partnered with Clallam Mosaic for the group’s Oct. 27 show. Clallam Mosaic is a nonprofit that provides services to… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018