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Get It Growing: September in the garden

The summer is starting to give way to the shorter days of fall. September brings cooler weather and eventually seasonal rains. For many, this is… Continue reading

Impact Fashions Show features local nursery, talent

Event promotes fair trade, animal-free products

Off the Shelf: Doorways to reading

If you’ve ever been confounded by what to read next, and a librarian or friend suggested the ideal book, then you’ve been a beneficiary of… Continue reading

Parenting In Focus: A new baby … how exciting!

After all the anticipation, your new baby girl has just arrived. But now what? Should you try to play with her? Should you talk to… Continue reading

  • Sep 2, 2020

Peninsula libraries to resume virtual storytimes

The youngest patrons of the North Olympic Library System can read, sing, play, write and talk at online storytimes, starting Tuesday Sept. 8. NOLS hosts… Continue reading

“Lives Intertwined: Love on Sequim Bay” brings six women together and finding romance in the Sequim area. It’s Dorothy Rice Bennett, aka Alice McCracken’s fifth book. Submitted photo

Romance writer heads to Sequim Bay in latest venture

Bennett finds groove, overcomes hardship to finish ‘Lives Intertwined’ during COVID

“Lives Intertwined: Love on Sequim Bay” brings six women together and finding romance in the Sequim area. It’s Dorothy Rice Bennett, aka Alice McCracken’s fifth book. Submitted photo

Local RSVP volunteers honored for service

RSVP of Clallam and Jefferson counties recently honored its volunteers for their efforts

A&E briefs — Aug. 26, 2020

Enck’s craft on display at Harbor Art Gallery Terri Enck is the featured artist at Harbor Art Gallery for September and October. The Port Angeles… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2020

First Teacher sets series of parent events for September

The First Teacher program has another set of online parent Zoom sessions set for September

Get It Growing: Plan, purchase, prepare and plant in fall

Late summer, while the past season is still visible, is a good time to evaluate your garden, allowing you to see areas that may need… Continue reading

Milestone: Rosales gets WWU scholarship

Western Washington University student Elizabeth Margarethe Rosales, daughter of Stephen and Kim Rosales of Sequim, recently received the $1,500 Bowman Family Distinguished Scholars in Leadership… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2020

OPAS to host ‘Ascent of Birds’ virtual lectures

Join University of Washington professor Jim Karr for a lecture and discussion series based on John Reilly’s pioneering book “The Ascent of Birds: How Modern… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2020

Parenting In Focus: Teens, rules and consequences

We all want a peaceful household, but conflict will arise when your teen does not follow the rules. A question you need to ask is:… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2020

Patterson, Peninsula Scribes share spotlight at Blue Whole Gallery

Blue Whole Gallery’s September 2020 exhibit What: New exhibit featuring Peninsula Scribes, gallery member member Priscilla Patterson Where: Blue Whole Gallery, 129 W. Washington St.… Continue reading

Ten-year-old Chloe Dunn of Port Angeles won an Amazon Fire tablet from the Clallam County Literacy Council for winning in her age bracket in the group’s writing contest. Here the group’s chairperson Philomena Lund presents a certificate and tablet to Dunn. Submitted photos

Port Angeles youths win Literacy Council’s writing contest

The Clallam County Literacy Council announced the winners of its writing contest for area youths. Fourteen-year-old Allison Broadwell and 10-year-old Chloe Dunn, both of Port… Continue reading

Ten-year-old Chloe Dunn of Port Angeles won an Amazon Fire tablet from the Clallam County Literacy Council for winning in her age bracket in the group’s writing contest. Here the group’s chairperson Philomena Lund presents a certificate and tablet to Dunn. Submitted photos

Sequim woman a first-time author at 88

That adage about how it’s never too late to try something new? JoAnn Fisher is living — and writing — proof. The Sequim resident who… Continue reading

Green Thumbs series spotlights bee-keeping

Meg DePew, co-owner of the Sequim Bee Farm, gives a presentation, “Honey Bee Keeping,” during an hour-long Zoom presentation set for noon-1 p.m. on Thursday,… Continue reading

A&E briefs — Aug. 19, 2020

Navy Band Northwest closes ‘Music Where You Park’ series Navy Band Northwest is the featured group for KSQM 91.5 FM’s “Music Where You Park” series… Continue reading

  • Aug 19, 2020

Births — Aug. 19, 2020

July 2, 2020 — 4:02 a.m., a daughter, Adeline Reneé Buckmaster, 5 pounds 8 ounces, to Cassandra Reneé and Cody Thomas Buckmaster of Port Angeles,… Continue reading

Gardening personality Ciscoe Morris joined KSQM 91.5 FM last Saturday for his first show of “Gardening with Ciscoe.” It broadcasts each Saturday at 9 a.m. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

Gardening guru Ciscoe joins KSQM on Saturday mornings

For the inaugural episode of “Gardening with Ciscoe” last Saturday on KSQM 91.5 FM, Ciscoe Morris — the Seattle-based gardening expert, TV and radio personality… Continue reading

Gardening personality Ciscoe Morris joined KSQM 91.5 FM last Saturday for his first show of “Gardening with Ciscoe.” It broadcasts each Saturday at 9 a.m. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash