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Celebrate coming spring with green-themed First Friday Art Walk

First Friday Art Walk Sequim When: 5-8 p.m. March 6 Location: Various venues near downtown Sequim On the web: SequimArtWalk.com On March 6, reveal an… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2020

Community Calendar — March 4, 2020

Deadline for items appearing in the community calendar is noon on Wednesday, one week before publication at editor@sequim gazette.com or delivered to the Sequim Gazette… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2020
Frick Drug pharmacist Bud Frick. Photo courtesy of Cy Frick

Decade Three: The 1950s

By the end of the Great Depression in the 1930s and World War II, many Rotary clubs worldwide had disbanded and had lost a lot… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2020
Frick Drug pharmacist Bud Frick. Photo courtesy of Cy Frick

Dungeness dahlia joins official handbook

A local dahlia joined the ranks as an official flower thanks to the efforts of Dungeness’ Lee Bowen. Following the Sept. 2019 story “Dungeness gardener’s… Continue reading

Faith news — March 4, 2020

Screening set for ‘Challenges to the Big Bang’ The Peninsula Evangelical Friends Church’s monthly Movie and a Meal for March features “Challenges to the Big… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2020

Get It Growing: To do, to don’t list for early-season gardening

Hello Spring! While the official start of spring is still a few weeks away, the Clallam County Master Gardener column “Get it Growing” just can’t… Continue reading

Hospice group sets free ‘Cooking for One’ workshop

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County hosts a “Living Alone Now” workshop from 2-3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 12, at the VHOCC headquarters, 829 E. Eighth St.,… Continue reading

Local student teams to battle in annual Book Wars! competition

Game on! Seventh- and eight-grade students from several Olympic Peninsula schools will vie for top prizes and honors at the annual Book Wars! competition set… Continue reading

Milestone: Lutheran women’s group stitches 5,000-plus quilts

No idle hands here. Originally established to handcraft quilts for Lutheran World Relief, a group of women at Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church have created more… Continue reading

Milestone: Port Angeles youth wins NODM medal design

Amalia Bell, an 11-year-old student at Roosevelt Elementary School in Port Angeles, is the grand prize winner of the 2020 North Olympic Discovery Marathon Kids… Continue reading

Milestone: Sequim Sunrise Rotary names Finley Student of the Month for January

Jenna Finley, second from left, was recently named Sequim Sunrise Rotary’s January High School Student of the Month. She is pictured here with (from left):… Continue reading

Milestone: Willey gets OMC leadership award

Wendy Willey, Olympic Medical Center administrative director of laboratory services, recently received a leadership award from OMC Chief Medical Officer Scott Kennedy. Willey joined OMC… Continue reading

Off the Shelf: Numbers tell a story

Every 10 years, the Census counts everyone living in the United States. By mid-March, you’ll receive a postcard in the mail with information about how… Continue reading

Olympic Theatre Arts youths to showcase Shakespeare with ‘Game On’ performance, games

The community is invited to check out a free, kid-themed performance titled “Game On!” — revolving around Shakespeare and games that were popular during his… Continue reading

Quilts bringing history alive at Olmypic Theatre Arts’ Gathering Hall

Olympic Theatre Arts is showcasing colorful displays of stitched history as it looks to close its run of “Quilters.” OTA’s Gathering Hall takes on a… Continue reading

Reis sings for St. Luke’s Music Live on March 10

Concert honors ‘Light in the Darkness’

Speaker series spotlights ecology, future of Sequim prairies

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe has cultivated ecosystems on the North Olympic Peninsula since time immemorial. In honor of the tribe and their efforts of reestablishing a… Continue reading

Check out local jazz at free PC Pub concert

Kick the winter blues with a dose of America’s classical music with “Jazz at the PUB” concert at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3, in… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — Feb. 26, 2020

DISTRICT The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, March 2, in the district boardroom, 503 N. Sequim Ave. The public is invited to… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2020

‘Geology Rocks!’ rolls in to Sequim Library

Garret Romaine, Executive Director of the Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals, leads “Geology Rocks!,” a Second Saturday Science set for 10:30 a.m. on… Continue reading