Community Calendar — Aug. 5, 2020

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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 147 W. Washington St.

• Thursday-Sunday, Aug. 6-9

Northwest Colonial Festival, Reenactment of the Battles of Lexington and Concord on the grounds of George Washington Inn and Estate; includes a colonial village, festival events. nwcolonialfestival.com, info@georgewashingtonsociety.org, 360-452-5207.

• Friday-Sunday, Aug. 7-9

Sequim City Arts Advisory Commission’s “Fluidity,” digital exhibit, displayed at Sequim Civic Center, 152 W. Cedar St. Also on display at www.sequimwa.gov/705/Current-Exhibit, through Oct. 26. alagattuta@sequimwa.gov, 360-582-2477.

• Friday, Aug. 7

North Olympic Library System’s “Storytime on the Road Series”: Princess Storytime with Sequim irrigation Festival royalty. 10:30 a.m. www.facebook.com/NorthOlympicLibrarySystem.

Tuesday, Aug. 11

North Olympic Library System’s “ReThink Journals.” 10:30 a.m. on Zoom. For children. Kits available. www.nols.org/nols-events.

KSQM 91.5 FM’s “Music Where You Park Series”: Black Diamond Junction, classic hits-rock-pop-country-1960s to 1990s. 6 p.m. George Washington Inn, 939 Finn Hall, Port Angeles

• Thursday, Aug. 13

North Olympic Library System’s “ReThink Journals.” 10:30 a.m. on Zoom. For teens, adults. Kits available Aug. 1. www.nols.org/nols-events.

• Friday, Aug. 7

North Olympic Library System’s “Storytime on the Road Series”: Port Angeles Fire Department. 10:30 a.m. www.facebook.com/NorthOlympicLibrarySystem.

Tuesday, Aug. 18

KSQM 91.5 FM’s “Music Where You Park Series”: Bread & Gravy, Americana-blues-soul-classic rock-contemporary-bluegrass-more. 6 p.m. Olympic Cellars, 140 Marine Dr.

Tuesday, Aug. 25

KSQM 91.5 FM’s “Music Where You Park Series”: Navy Band Northwest, Americana. 6 p.m. Mariners Café, 609 West Washington St.

• Friday, Aug. 28

North Olympic Library System’s “Teen Summer Fun Series”: Marvel-ous Masquerade Cosplay (for teens/young adults). 6:30 p.m. on Zoom. www.nols.org/teen-summer-fun, 360-417-8500, teens@nols.org.

Ongoing Events

Tuesdays

• Skwim Toastmasters Club. Meets every Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m. Guests welcome. Currently meeting online via Zoom; click “Join us from your home” link at 907529.toastmastersclubs.org.

Thursdays

• Olympic Peninsula Christian Writers, 6:30-8:30 p.m., third Thursday, Currently meeting online via Zoom. To join: email to opchristianwriters@gmail.com or call Crystal Linn at 206-715-2505.

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