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A Costume Clean-Out

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A&E briefs — Aug. 21, 2019

Fowler, Lewis, featured at readings Featured writers at the next Fourth Friday Readings event are Nancy Fowler and Marlene Shinn Lewis. The readings are at… Continue reading

 

Births — Aug. 21, 2019

July 30, 2019 — 8:04 p.m., a daughter, Sophia Grace Marquez, 8 pounds 1 ounce, to Macy L. Marquez and Michael E. Marquez, Port Angeles.… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2019

 

Christmas Chorus seeking singers

The Sequim Community Christmas Chorus presents its 35th season of sacred Christmas music in three concerts later this year, and organizers are seeking singers of… Continue reading

Community Calendar — Aug. 21, 2019

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

  • Aug 21, 2019

Eager actors stage ‘The Reluctant Dragon’

Children’s play highlights differences can be strengths

Get It Growing: Why do fruit trees fail to bear?

Thinning fruit on a heavily laden fruit tree prevents breakage of limbs. Reducing the number of fruit will enable the remaining fruit to grow larger… Continue reading

Get tips to help gardens survive arid summers

Learn about plants that thrive in arid summers, require little water and are easy to grow at a special presentation this weekend in Sequim. The… Continue reading

Learn how to get ‘fearless’ with your canning

Local author Victoria Redhed Miller presents “Fearless Pressure Canning” at two peninsula libraries in September. Miller speaks at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, at the… Continue reading

Milestone: Bloodworks NW nets 28 units at Unity of Effort

Bloodworks Northwest collected 28 units during its blood drive — and registered 18 first-time donors — at the Unity of Effort held Aug. 10 in… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2019

Milestone: Tolberd on Pacific dean’s list

Gracie Tolberd of Sequim was recently named to Pacific University’s dean’s list for the 2019 spring semester. Students must earn a term grade-point average of… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2019

Raising the roof for barn quilts

Thirty local artists came together on Aug. 10 to learn and create their own barn quilt paintings. The Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Club hosted the workshop… Continue reading

Schools Out, We’re In — Week 8

Can you believe it is almost time to go back to school for our kids? We have seen some incredible generosity by our community to… Continue reading

Systems go for another Air Affaire

Aug. 24-25 event features antique, experimental aircraft, helicopters, balloons and more

At OTA show, Sequim’s Buhler to shed spotlight on Brazilian bossa nova tunes

Sequim musician Craig Buhler will bring to life the sounds of saxophonist Stan Getz, who introduced “The Girl From Ipanema” and other top Brazilian bossa… Continue reading

Opttacon gaming convention returns this weekend

Tickets are still available online or at the door

The Jenny Davis Jazz Quartet comes to the Sequim Library for a free concert on Aug. 23. Photo courtesy of jennydavis.com

A&E Briefs — Aug. 14, 2019

PC jazz ensemble to perform Aug. 20 Dr. David P. Jones, director of the PC Jazz Ensemble, invites the public to the group’s summer quarter… Continue reading

The Jenny Davis Jazz Quartet comes to the Sequim Library for a free concert on Aug. 23. Photo courtesy of jennydavis.com

Community Calendar — Aug. 14, 2019

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

  • Aug 14, 2019

Cycling Around: Tour de Lavender and our volunteer ethos

The 2019 Tour de Lavender, which took place on Aug. 3, was a resounding success: a record 800-plus riders, major bicycle industry sponsors (a first!),… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2019

Dahlias in the spotlight at Sequim garden series

Jan Danford, a Washington State University Master Gardener since 2014, is all about dahlias as she shares information to keep your plants healthy all year… Continue reading