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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

UPDATED: Sequim author, educator releases ‘A Work in Progress’

UPDATED: Sequim author, educator releases ‘A Work in Progress’

‘Drive-by’ book launch for ‘A Work in Progress’ What: Collection of stories, poems, memoirs from Sequim author Jon Eekhoff When: 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, July 15… Continue reading

UPDATED: Sequim author, educator releases ‘A Work in Progress’
A&E briefs — July 8, 2020

A&E briefs — July 8, 2020

Stardust in fourth ‘Music Where You Park’ The Stardust Big Band’s 17-piece big band tunes are featured at KSQM 91.5 FM’s next “Music Where You… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2020
A&E briefs — July 8, 2020
Gardeners to talk phosphorus, propagation at Green Thumbs presentations

Gardeners to talk phosphorus, propagation at Green Thumbs presentations

Get those thumbs a little greener with the WSU Clallam County Master Gardeners’ Green Thumbs Garden Tips series, which features two presentations this month via… Continue reading

Gardeners to talk phosphorus, propagation at Green Thumbs presentations
Get It Growing: Ornamental grasses in your garden

Get It Growing: Ornamental grasses in your garden

Summer is the time ornamental grass really starts to shine. Why should you consider ornamental grasses for your landscape? They are virtually pest and disease… Continue reading

Get It Growing: Ornamental grasses in your garden
Milestone: Klinefelter earns Soroptimist’s Woman of Distinction honor

Milestone: Klinefelter earns Soroptimist’s Woman of Distinction honor

Linda Klinefelter is the recipient of Soroptimist International of Sequim’s Woman of Distinction Award for 2019-2020. Club members virtually presented Klinefelter with the honor June… Continue reading

Milestone: Klinefelter earns Soroptimist’s Woman of Distinction honor

Milestone: Sequim students earn academic honors

Lukins makes dean’s list Sammie Lukins of Sequim was recently named to the Dean’s List at Pensacola Christian College, for academic achievement during the 2020… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2020

Parenting In Focus: Your children and the pandemic

By Cynthia Martin For the Sequim Gazette This is a very confusing time for young children. It is also confusing for most people. The news… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2020
Veterans Corner: No Stand Down in Port Townsend

Veterans Corner: No Stand Down in Port Townsend

Voices For Veterans has cancelled the Port Townsend Stand Down scheduled for July 27 at the Port Townsend Elks Lodge. Veterans who are having issues… Continue reading

Veterans Corner: No Stand Down in Port Townsend

Libraries set virtual summer events for youths

As part of the annual Summer Reading Program, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is providing a series of fun and educational virtual events for… Continue reading