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Sequim garden club to host guest speaker

Dona Brock, President of the Sequim Botanical Garden, is the featured speaker at the Sequim Prairie Garden Club meeting set for 10:30-11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan.… Continue reading

Sequim Organic Gardners look to cultivate group growth, leaders

Sequim Organic Gardeners What: Group encouraging organic gardeners of all experience levels Meetings: Monthly, locations TBA Next meeting: “Pruning” with Josh Dallen; 10 a.m. Saturday,… Continue reading

Milestone: Coast Guard Auxiliary swears in staff officers

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary District 13, Division 4 held a change of watch and training meeting at USCG Sector Port Angeles on Dec. 14.… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2019
Fourth-graders Carter Endicott and Katie Simpler work on their stained glass art project.

@SequimSchools — Dec. 25, 2019

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

  • Dec 25, 2019
Fourth-graders Carter Endicott and Katie Simpler work on their stained glass art project.
The cast of “Stages” gather during a rehearsal at Sequim Middle School. From left, Jenny Schaper, Jeff Ryser, Ryan Chen, Phyllis Bernard, Dave McInnes, Max Bidasha and Marilyn Kaler will all be on stage at Olympic Theatre Arts from Jan. 9-12. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

‘Stages’ brings cancer survival stories to Olympic Theatre Arts

A new play privately put on by Max Bidasha brings cancer survival to light

The cast of “Stages” gather during a rehearsal at Sequim Middle School. From left, Jenny Schaper, Jeff Ryser, Ryan Chen, Phyllis Bernard, Dave McInnes, Max Bidasha and Marilyn Kaler will all be on stage at Olympic Theatre Arts from Jan. 9-12. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

A&E briefs — Dec. 25, 2019

Stardust to take 7 Cedars stage With their big band, Dixieland and Motown tunes, the Stardust Big Band plays a day-after-Christmas concert from 6-9:30 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Dec 25, 2019

Adventure Travel Series kicks off Jan. 3

The annual Adventure Travel Series starts its 2020 offerings with “Climate Warming and Travel: How Big a Deal Is It?” with Robert Larsen on Friday,… Continue reading

Community Calendar — Dec. 25, 2019

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

  • Dec 25, 2019

Learn how to invite birds into your yard

The next in the 2019-2020 Backyard Birding series is set for 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Jan. 4, at the Dungeness River Audubon Center, 2151 W. Hendrickson… Continue reading

Milestone: Olympic Medical Center gives kudos to eight nurses

Eight nurses from Olympic Medical Center were honored for their work at a recent board of commissioners meeting. Kaylee Sullivan is a night shift charge… Continue reading

  • Dec 25, 2019

Parenting Matters: Thinking about a baby?

When most of us think about having a baby, we think about how cute they are. We imagine dressing them up and showing them off.… Continue reading

  • Dec 25, 2019

Sequim High robotics luau lassos more than $4K

Sequim High School’s Robotics Club celebrated its squad — and raised some much-needed funds — with its annual luau dinner and auction fund raising event… Continue reading

  • Dec 25, 2019

Sequim High wishes fulfilled

The 14th annual Sequim High School Winter Wishes assembly was highlighted by generosity, but also had a few moments that made the students and staff… Continue reading

Winter 2019 Living on the Peninsula online edition

Our writers’ stories are a bit “up in the air”

  • Dec 25, 2019

@SequimSchools — Dec. 18, 2019

DISTRICT Winter break begins on Dec. 23. The district office will close on Dec. 24, 25 and 31, and Jan. 1. Students return to school… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2019

‘Another Night Before Christmas’ goes another week at OTA

If the cold and wet weather of Christmas has you down, Olympic Theatre Art’s musical “Another Night Before Christmas” runs for one more weekend to… Continue reading

Sequim artist Mary Marsh has three small works (6 inches square) in the Small Expressions 18 juried show (including the pictured” By the Shore”) that runs through Dec. 30 at Northwinds Gallery in Port Townsend. She also has two photos are in the “Illuminations” exhibit at Sequim Civic Center that shows in January. Submitted art

A&E briefs — Dec. 18, 2019

‘Focus On’ series spotlights coyotes The next “Focus On” series sees Powell Jones, Dungeness River Audubon Center Director, talk about coyotes from 10 a.m.-noon on… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2019
Sequim artist Mary Marsh has three small works (6 inches square) in the Small Expressions 18 juried show (including the pictured” By the Shore”) that runs through Dec. 30 at Northwinds Gallery in Port Townsend. She also has two photos are in the “Illuminations” exhibit at Sequim Civic Center that shows in January. Submitted art

Calvary hosts Celtic Christmas

Calvary Chapel Sequim presents a Celtic Christmas sing-along for all ages this week. The show begins at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20, in the church’s… Continue reading

Community Calendar — Dec. 18, 2019

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

  • Dec 18, 2019

Community invited to 20th-annual ‘Messiah’ sing-along

Sequim is once again encouraged to join voices for the 20th-annual community “Messiah” sing-along, set for 1-3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 28, at Trinity United… Continue reading