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Olympic Theatre Arts films ‘Radio Plays’ from the stage

‘Fibber McGee and Molly’ What: Olympic Theatre Arts’s old-time radio production of classic series Where: Online at olympictheatrearts.org When: New episodes posted each Monday Cost:… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: Cooler times

Any time is a good time for creativity but cold, rainy or snowy days are especially good. Look around your house for things your child… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2020
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Port Angeles Symphony to present free online concert

This is, in a word, “fantastic,” said Sequim musician Kate Southard-Dean. The veteran violinist is referring to her recent reunion with her fellow Port Angeles… Continue reading

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Sequim crafter fills 43 Operation Christmas Child shoebox gifts

Looking for something to do from her home during the COVID-19 pandemic grew, Sequim resident Lori Esget began putting together some holiday cheer months in… Continue reading

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Uuited Way of Clallam County honors supporters for 2019 campaign efforts

Each year in May, United Way of Clallam County staff gather to celebrate the efforts of those who make a difference in Clallam County. Because… Continue reading

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Winners announced in the Olympic Peninsula Pet Photo Contest!

We have our winners of the Olympic Peninsula Pet Photo Contest, sponsored by Olympic Peninsula Humane Society. Winners from each category will be contacted by… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — Oct. 28, 2020

Singers set concerts for Oct. 30, 31 The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers are back on stage, live, for a pair of concerts set for 7… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Photo by Sandy Cortez

Get It Growing: Winding down for winter

Like the garden, this “Get it Growing” column is slowing down for the winter. During the winter months there will be a “Get it Growing”… Continue reading

Photo by Sandy Cortez

Parenting In Focus: Your baby’s development

When a baby is born, her brain is about a-quarter the size of the brain she will have as an adult. Many of her brain… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2020
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PHOTO: Bagpiping amidst the pandemic

Erik Evans of Port Angeles entertains a small gathering at River Run Farm in Sequim on Oct. 14. Evans started performing short Scottish bagpipe performances,… Continue reading

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‘1000 Books Before Kindergarten’ goes online

The North Olympic Library System’s 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge, a nationwide program that encourage parents and caregivers to continue to read with the children… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — Oct. 21, 2020

OPAS to discuss ‘The Genius of Birds’ The Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society hosts a free virtual book group discussion about Jennifer Ackerman’s “The Genius of… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2020
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Get It Growing: a garden journal

Who hasn’t planted spring bulbs and enjoyed their bloom only to accidentally dig them up in the fall? Or sown vegetable seeds vowing to remember… Continue reading

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Green Thumbs series takes virtual look at spiders

Laurel Moulton, Clallam County Master Gardeners program coordinator, looks to bring spiders into the spotlight via Zoom from noon-1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, part of… Continue reading

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Milestone: Sequim couple celebrates 50th anniversary

William (Bill) and Christine Wrobel celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 24. They were married in Syracuse, NY, on October 24, 1970. Over the years… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2020
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Milestone: Sequim Soroptimists pick Frutos for Girl of the Month honor

Isabel Frutos is Soroptimist International of Sequim’s Girl of the Month for September. Though described by her peers as quiet, Frutos is an outstanding student,… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2020
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OTA to post theatre-style ‘Fibber McGee and Molly’ episodes online

Olympic Theatre Art Center’s countdown has begun for its (virtual) Radio Play Season opening. Filming is complete for the first episodes of “Fibber McGee and… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: Managing your child’s fears

Many children develop fears — and not just at this time of year when Halloween comes along. They are fearful of monsters, bugs, being alone,… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2020

Peninsula libraries change curbside hours, expand services

With peninsula libraries remaining closed until Clallam County reaches Phase 3 of Gov. Jay Inslee’s Safe Start plan, North Olympic Library System branches expanded curbside… Continue reading

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Sequim Noon Rotary club funds, gives away sixth adaptive bike

The Rotary Club of Sequim recently awarded an adaptive tricycle to Rodney Torres, a 7-year-old local youth who has special needs. Rotarians say Torres was… Continue reading

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