Life

Traveler’s Journal: A 1,600-mile hike along America’s backbone

Water … such a vital substance. Water is absolutely necessary to sustain all life on Earth. Without it we would perish in a very short time. And yet, most of us in the Pacific Northwest take water for granted.

  • Mar 27, 2014

Driftwood art show set

The Olympic Driftwood Sculptors host their free sixth annual Winter Show 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 22-23 at the Audubon Center at Railroad Bridge Park, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road, Sequim.

  • Mar 27, 2014

Sequim City Band extends open invitation

Kicking off its 24th season, the Sequim City Band invites concertgoers to march right up and take a hand in its future. “Marches and More — in March” opens the 2014 season at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23, at the Sequim High School Auditorium, 601 N. Sequim Ave.

Trumpeters

Community calendar

Music/dance, event, ongoing classes and more in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley

  • Mar 27, 2014
Trumpeters

Musical fundraiser set for OTA with two shows on March 22

To start off spring, shake off the peninsula winter and support the local arts, the Olympic Peninsula Men’s Chorus and guests will perform “Vocal Chords, Some Strings Attached” on March 22 at the Olympic Theatre Arts in Sequim.

  • Mar 27, 2014
Cast members for “Olive and the Bitter Herbs” include

RT+ sweetens up to ‘Olive and the Bitter Herbs’

From starlet to curmudgeon, Olive, played by Barbara Drennan, is in for a comedic ghost story of her own in Readers Theatre Plus’ latest show “Olive and the Bitter Herbs” by Charles Busch.

  • Mar 27, 2014
Cast members for “Olive and the Bitter Herbs” include
Bike touring on the Danube.

Traveler’s Journal: All over Austria

In September of 2013, my wife Lynn and I embarked on a great adventure in Austria. Boxing our bikes and hauling full panniers onto the airplane, we flew from Seattle to Munich, Germany.

  • Mar 27, 2014
Bike touring on the Danube.
Peter Pan

Elementary students take on ‘Peter Pan Jr.’

Fairy tale fans get two chances to fly to Never Land this week. Greywolf Elementary’s Drama Club presents “Peter Pan Jr.” at 6 p.m. Friday, March 21, and Saturday, March 22, at the school. Admission is free at the school, 171 Carlsborg Road, with donations accepted.

  • Mar 26, 2014
Peter Pan

Soroptimists present voc/tech award

Soroptimist International of Sequim has presented its annual Vocational/Technical Award to Tatum Harris. The $1,000 educational support award is given to a female student enrolled… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014
Group honors tunes of the past at Music Live with Lunch

Group honors tunes of the past at Music Live with Lunch

 Sequim Gazette staff This month, Music Live with Lunch takes a turn to the earlier days of music with The Olympic Early Music Ensemble. The group… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014
Group honors tunes of the past at Music Live with Lunch
Singing, New York style

Singing, New York style

Matinee helps SHS choir get to ‘Big Apple’

  • Mar 24, 2014
Singing, New York style

Poetry SLAM open to teens

The Port Angeles Library will be accepting entries for the 2014 High School Poetry SLAM through March 25.Any student in grades 9-12 can enter up… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014

A capella group earns second

Aspire!, an all female group from Sequim, took second place in the open/adult division at the West Sound A Cappella Festival on March 5 in… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014
A call to artists for vinyl box project

A call to artists for vinyl box project

The City of Sequim is looking for sponsors and artists to continue developing the Traffic Utility Box Vinyl Wrap Project. Above, see Gary Robertson’s fine… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014
A call to artists for vinyl box project
Students to Star in Art Show

Students to Star in Art Show

On March 8, the Artist Reception and Awards Ceremony for the Sequim Arts Student Show is from 5-8 p.m. at the Heatherton Art Gallery (Formerly… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014
Students to Star in Art Show
March 7 Art Walk beguiles with green color theme

March 7 Art Walk beguiles with green color theme

Enjoy an evening filled with nature’s appeal, green apparel, and art with hints of spring sprouting, revitalized luck and fresh starts. March’s green theme for the… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014
March 7 Art Walk beguiles with green color theme
Theater stitches together monologues in ‘Love, Loss ... ’

Theater stitches together monologues in ‘Love, Loss … ’

 Sequim Gazette staff There’s more meaning between the fibers in Olympic Theatre Arts’ upcoming show “Love, Loss and What I Wore.” The Second Stage production written… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014
Theater stitches together monologues in ‘Love, Loss ... ’

Symphony concert Saturday

The Port Angeles Symphony will have a dress rehearsal at 10 a.m. and a concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 8, in the Port Angeles… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014

Student art show set

The 20th Anniversary Sequim Arts Student Show will be at the Heatherton Art Gallery, (formerly Landings Art Gallery) 115 E. Railroad Ave., Port Angeles. Show… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2014