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NOLS to host virtual toolbox building workshops

Youths of ages 6-12 are invited to learn how to build their own toolbox with an online workshop in early August. As part of the… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: What should I do when my child says no?

It would have been nice if the “no” stage ended when your child was no longer 2 — but it doesn’t. Every parent needs to… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2020
Sequim nonprofit continues rummage sale fundraiser

Sequim nonprofit continues rummage sale fundraiser

With a building full of “unusual stuff,” staff and volunteers with Olympic Theatre Arts Center are looking to clear some space and raise funds at… Continue reading

Sequim nonprofit continues rummage sale fundraiser
Student art in ‘virtual’ spotlight at Peninsula College’s annual exhibit

Student art in ‘virtual’ spotlight at Peninsula College’s annual exhibit

Coronavirus concerns nixed a plan to have an in-person exhibit, so Peninsula College show organizers went virtual. Winners were announced for the college’s annual Student… Continue reading

Student art in ‘virtual’ spotlight at Peninsula College’s annual exhibit
Bird Tales: The versatile, adaptable gull

Bird Tales: The versatile, adaptable gull

Adaptable, intelligent, opportunistic … during July in Sequim we have an excellent opportunity to learn about gulls. Often thought to be the most versatile birds… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020
Bird Tales: The versatile, adaptable gull
Buckhorn Wilderness peak offers panoramic vistas

Buckhorn Wilderness peak offers panoramic vistas

Mount Townsend a popular hike this time of year

Buckhorn Wilderness peak offers panoramic vistas
A&E briefs — July 15, 2020

A&E briefs — July 15, 2020

Tess Teel & Co. at fifth ‘Music Where You Park’ Tess Teel & Co.’s swing, jazz and bossanova music is in the spotlight at KSQM… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2020
A&E briefs — July 15, 2020

Amazon tablet top prize for writing contest

In an effort to offer children a fun challenge this summer, the Clallam County Literacy Council — through United Way — is launching a writing… Continue reading

Joshua Chrisman, pictured with his girlfriend Ana Hail, finished medical school in May and started his residency in Internal Medicine and Anesthesiology this month. Photo courtesy of Al Chrisman

Chrisman finishes medical school, begins residency

Joshua Chrisman, a 2002 Sequim High School graduate, recently finished medical school at Dell Medical School at the University of Texas in Austin. Chrisman, 36,… Continue reading

Joshua Chrisman, pictured with his girlfriend Ana Hail, finished medical school in May and started his residency in Internal Medicine and Anesthesiology this month. Photo courtesy of Al Chrisman
Chrisman retires after 37 years with City of Sequim

Chrisman retires after 37 years with City of Sequim

After nearly 40 years with the City of Sequim in various roles, Al Chrisman is calling it a career. Chrisman retired on July 10 after… Continue reading

Chrisman retires after 37 years with City of Sequim
Get It Growing: Delight in dahlia varieties

Get It Growing: Delight in dahlia varieties

By Gary McLaughlin For the Sequim Gazette There are several good reasons to grow dahlias. One of them is the amazing number of varieties and… Continue reading

Get It Growing: Delight in dahlia varieties
Milestone: P.E.O. group celebrates birthdays of ‘Centurion’ members

Milestone: P.E.O. group celebrates birthdays of ‘Centurion’ members

P.E.O. Chapter HZ in Sequim didn’t let the COVID-19 pandemic keep the group from showing support for a pair of Centurion members (ages 100 or… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2020
Milestone: P.E.O. group celebrates birthdays of ‘Centurion’ members

Milestone: Radio Pacific, Inc. donates to local food banks, Salvation Army

Radio Pacific, Inc. recently presented checks totalling $13,579 to the Sequim Food Bank, the Port Angeles Food Bank and the Port Angeles Salvation Army. The… Continue reading

Milestone: Sequim Noon Rotary gifts fifth adaptive bike

Milestone: Sequim Noon Rotary gifts fifth adaptive bike

Outfitted with personal protective equipment, members of the Rotary Club of Sequim were still able to bestow an adaptive bike recently to Jorden Topham, an… Continue reading

Milestone: Sequim Noon Rotary gifts fifth adaptive bike

Milestone: Sequim Soroptimists raise funds for Healthy Families

A shredding event hosted by the Soroptimist International of Sequim helped raise funds for three local nonprofits and assist with meeting community needs arising from… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2020
NOLS seed program continues through mail

NOLS seed program continues through mail

With each branch of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) closed to the public, a team of library staffers are working remotely, mailing free starter… Continue reading

NOLS seed program continues through mail

Pair tea, good reads with ‘Books Libations’ program

As part of the Summer Reading Program, the North Olympic Library System’s “Books & Libations” program has been reorganized to provide participants with contact-free book… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Show your child you care

By Cynthia Martin For the Sequim Gazette Just as children need rules, so do parents. One part of the rules are some simple ideas that… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2020

Community Calendar — July 15, 2020

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… Continue reading

  • Jul 14, 2020

‘Keep Your Distance’ contest winners announced

Eight contributors was selected winners in the Olympic Peninsula Authors’ “Keep Your Distance” writing contest this spring. Prizes for the “for the fun of it”… Continue reading