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Community Calendar — June 16, 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

  • Jun 16, 2021

A&E briefs — June 16, 2021

Sequim gallery sets open house To celebrate the gallery’s 24th anniversary, member artists of the Blue Whole Gallery invite the community to a special exhibit… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2021
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Dream Catcher balloon program named a top nonprofit

Pilot continues to seek opportunities to share flight with vets, more

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Eva Kozun and Gayle Selby hope the community keeps creating art for Free Little Art Galleries coming to the Sequim area this summer. Selby sent an article to Kozun in January that led the mixed-media artist to create four galleries with one posted so far at Dungeness’ Dandelion Botanical Company, 4681 Sequim Dungeness Way. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

Dungeness business features area’s first Free Little Art Gallery

Sequim friends eye four more spots between Sequim and Port Angeles

Eva Kozun and Gayle Selby hope the community keeps creating art for Free Little Art Galleries coming to the Sequim area this summer. Selby sent an article to Kozun in January that led the mixed-media artist to create four galleries with one posted so far at Dungeness’ Dandelion Botanical Company, 4681 Sequim Dungeness Way. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash
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Get It Growing: Water-wise gardening for summer

Summer is just around the bend and water-wise gardening is on our minds to keep plants happy and healthy into the fall. Water-wise gardening not… Continue reading

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Master Gardener to dig deep on growing strawberries

Veteran Master Gardener Jeanette Stehr-Green will introduce growing strawberries locally at the next Digging Deeper Educational Series event set for 10:30 a.m.-noon on Saturday, June… Continue reading

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Master gardener to talk ‘All About Galls’ on Zoom

Christine Heycke will talk about colorful structures called plant galls during her “All About Galls” Zoom presentation, set for noon-1 p.m. on Thursday, June 24.… Continue reading

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Milestone: Olympic Medical Center’s Johnson, Stamp earn leadership honors

Manager of Clinical Informatics Alberta Stamp, RN, and Manager of Information Services, Sean Johnson, received the OMC Leadership Award in May in recognition for their… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2021
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Milestone: Olympic Medical Home Health nurse Kubas receives DAISY award

In April, registered nurse Deanna Kubas was recognized for her work as a home health nurse at Olympic Medical Home Health with a DAISY award… Continue reading

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Milestone: Soroptimists celebrate super show, auction

Representatives with Soroptimist International of Sequim are celebrating successes of their recent Virtual Garden Show and Auction. Held May 1-23, the combined event raised $21,000.… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2021
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Olympic Medical Center adds staffers to orthopedic, sleep center teams

Olympic Medical Center last week announced the hiring of certified physician assistant Anthony Becher to its orthopedic team and Claire Edwins, advanced registered nurse practitioner,… Continue reading

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OPAS presentation to examine lives of Greater Sage-Grouse

The Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society offers a free Zoom presentation on “Wildfire, Habitat Recovery, and the Greater Sage-Grouse” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 16. Presented… Continue reading

Parenting in Focus: What your toddler needs

As your child grows you set limits, look for opportunities, and try to figure out what your child needs at each stage in her development.… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2021

PAFAC to fete longest day of year with Summertide Solstice Art Festival

The Port Angeles Fine Arts Center hosts Summertide Solstice Art Festival, a free family-friendly event, from 1-5 p.m. on Saturday, June 19, to celebrate the… Continue reading

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Get It Growing: Have you watered enough?

Perhaps you have been given watering instructions like this before: “During the growing season make sure your plant receives an inch of water each week”… Continue reading

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Sequim writer explores, love, loss and grief with ‘Lifting Stones’

To some — including the writer himself — it seems Doug Stanfield is coming into the writing world of poetry late in the proverbial game.… Continue reading

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Community Calendar — June 9, 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

  • Jun 9, 2021
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‘Practical Tools’ class to spotlight household finances

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County (VHOCC) is offering “Empower Yourself: Practical Tools for Living Alone,” a series of workshops, to offer support and advice to… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — June 9, 2021

Gem, mineral group sets ‘No Show’ — ‘Rock Show’ With the COVID pandemic shutting down its past three shows, the Clallam County Gem & Mineral… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2021
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Genealogical group to present ‘My Cousin, the Gangster’

Chicago genealogist Mike Karsen will present “My Cousin, the Gangster” at the next general meeting of the County Genealogical Society at 10 a.m. on Saturday,… Continue reading