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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

Community Calendar — July 8, 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 7, 2020

A&E briefs — July 1, 2020

Joy in Mudville set for third ‘Music Where You Park’ Featuring the group’s Americana and roots rock, Joy in Mudville are spotlighted at KSQM 91.5… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2020
Blue Whole Gallery to celebrate ‘New Beginnings’

Blue Whole Gallery to celebrate ‘New Beginnings’

After a 14-week closure, Blue Whole Gallery once again opened its doors to art aficionados and artists. Now the downtown Sequim venue is ready for… Continue reading

Blue Whole Gallery to celebrate ‘New Beginnings’
Get It Growing: Enjoy summer in the garden

Get It Growing: Enjoy summer in the garden

July has arrived! Finally sunny days, perfect for basking and working in the garden. With the warmer weather comes a significant drop in rainfall for… Continue reading

Get It Growing: Enjoy summer in the garden
Milestone: Church, Foresman receive Soroptimist scholarships

Milestone: Church, Foresman receive Soroptimist scholarships

Soroptimist International of Sequim announced last week the recipients of the group’s 2020 high school scholarships are Sammantha Church and Kjirstin Foresman. Both students received… Continue reading

Milestone: Church, Foresman receive Soroptimist scholarships