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A&E briefs — Feb. 26, 2020

Improv talk set at Peninsula College Dr. Lara Starcevich will share findings from her year-long study of improv at a Studium Generale presentation at 12:35… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2020

Auditions set for quirky ’More Fun Than Bowling’

The Port Angeles Community Players host auditions for “More Fun Than Bowling” this week, seeking two women able to play late 2’s to early 30s,… Continue reading

Boulter to speak at Fourth Friday readings

Renowned writer Mary-Alice Boulter is the featured speaker at the next Fourth Friday Readings, scheduled for 6:15 p.m. on Feb. 28 in the media room… Continue reading

Applications for art entries in the 125th Sequim Irrigation Festival Innovative Arts and Crafts Fair (May 1-3) are being accepted through March 1. Get an application packet at Irrigation Festival.com. Email to innovativeac@irrigationfestival.com for more information. Submitted photo

Community Calendar — Feb. 26, 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

  • Feb 26, 2020
Applications for art entries in the 125th Sequim Irrigation Festival Innovative Arts and Crafts Fair (May 1-3) are being accepted through March 1. Get an application packet at Irrigation Festival.com. Email to innovativeac@irrigationfestival.com for more information. Submitted photo

History Tales to examine ‘Strait Press,’ history of Olympic Peninsula’s media

The North Olympic History Center’s next session of History Tales features an informative afternoon with three individuals involved in the book “Strait Press: A History… Continue reading

Learn all about composting, recycling from a master

“Rethink + Prevent + Inspire!” Master Composter/Recycler classes are held at two North Olympic Library System branches on Saturday, March 7. The Sequim Library, 630… Continue reading

Learn how to prune roses at ‘Work to Learn’ party

Take the leap into pruning roses on Leap Day at the Sequim Botanical Garden. Lee Bowen, Sequim Botanical Garden Society Vice President and a 27-year… Continue reading

Milestone: Reach and Row for Hospice raises $23K for Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County

Local hospice volunteers got another big boost from their friends with the Sequim Bay Yacht Club. The club’s annual Reach and Row for Hospice event… Continue reading

Milestone: Sequim Soroptimists select Miller, Jack for Girls of the Month honors

Soroptimist International of Sequim’s first two Girls of the Month awards for 2020 go to Brianna Jack and Kianna Miller. Jack, Girl of the Month… Continue reading

Milestone: Sequim’s Smith picked 2019’s Sector Puget Sound Auxiliarist of the Year

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary member Alan G. Smith of Sequim was recently named Sector Puget Sound Auxiliarist of the Year for 2019. During the monthly… Continue reading

NavyBand Northwest, Sequim City Band joining forces for ‘Celebration’

‘Celebration’ What: Combined concert featuring Sequim City, Band, Navy Band Northwest When: 3 p.m. Sunday, March 1 Where: Port Angeles High School Performing Arts Center,… Continue reading

New venue, same toe-tappin’ mission: Five Acre School’s Beat the Blues Barn Dance slated for Saturday

12th-annual Beat the Blues Barn Dance What: Family-friendly music, dancing, activities When: 2-11 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 29 Where: Clallam County Fairgrounds*, 1608 W. 16th St,… Continue reading

Sequim High School honor roll — first semester

Seniors Adam Awawda, 3.72; Liam Ball, 3.67; Ana Benitez, 3.23; Jesse Bobst, 3.06; Blake Boardman, 4.00; Gavin Booker, 3.28; Bryce Cameron, 3.30; Makenzie Campbell, 3.73;… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2020

Seven set for Irrigation Festival pageant

Scholarship event chooses royalty for next year

Time to go organic: COGS members say gardens are fertile ground for friendship, activity

Community Organic Gardens of Sequim What: Organic gardening plots near downtown Sequim Where: Fir Street Community Garden of Sequim, 525 N. Sequim Ave., and June… Continue reading

About 20 members of the Ladies of Sequim British Club celebrate Valentine’s Day a little early with afternoon tea at Kathryn Haskell’s home. The club is for British ladies living here in Sequim who socialize each month for English afternoon tea. British ladies living in Sequim interested in joining the group may contact club president Maggie Morgan at 360-582-1690. Submitted photo

Milestone: Taking time for tea

About 20 members of the Ladies of Sequim British Club celebrate Valentine’s Day a little early with afternoon tea at Kathryn Haskell’s home. The club… Continue reading

  • Feb 25, 2020
About 20 members of the Ladies of Sequim British Club celebrate Valentine’s Day a little early with afternoon tea at Kathryn Haskell’s home. The club is for British ladies living here in Sequim who socialize each month for English afternoon tea. British ladies living in Sequim interested in joining the group may contact club president Maggie Morgan at 360-582-1690. Submitted photo

@SequimSchools — Feb. 19, 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 19, 2020

Community Calendar — Feb. 19, 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 at… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020
Boy Scout Troop 490, circa 1949. Photo from Rotary Club of Sequim archive files

Decade Two: The 1940s

Early in the group’s 90 years of community service, the Rotary Club of Sequim became actively involved with the Boy Scouts of America, later the… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020
Boy Scout Troop 490, circa 1949. Photo from Rotary Club of Sequim archive files

Faith news — Feb. 19, 2020

Taizé service slated for Monday An ecumenical Taizé service for February is slated for 7-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 525… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020