Life

Hospice group to host ‘Living Alone Now’ workshop

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County hosts a “Living Alone Now” workshop from 2-3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 5, at the VHOCC headquarters, 829 E. Eighth St.,… Continue reading

Introduction to bird photography class set in March

Learn the basics of bird photography in a four-session class in March at the Dungeness River Audubon Center, 2151 W. Hendrickson Road. Robert Steelquist of… Continue reading

Learn all about pruning ornamentals at Green Thumbs lecture

Master Gardener Keith Dekker presents “Pruning Ornamentals” at the next Green Thumbs Garden Tips Education Series lecture, slated for noon-1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, at… Continue reading

Library presentations to consider: ‘Should I Still Watch This Show?’

Humanities Washington Speaker Amy Peloff presents “Should I Still Watch This Show? Pop Culture in the #MeToo Era” at two peninsula libraries this month. Peloff… Continue reading

Love at the library

A love for family, friends, the community and the library brought dozens of people to the Sequim Library on Feb. 13, for a Valentine’s crafts… Continue reading

Milestone: Olympic Medical Center applauds internal audit board

Olympic Medical Center recognized seven staff at a recent board of commissioners meeting for their participation in performing internal audits. Scott Kennedy, OMC’s Chief Medical… Continue reading

Milestone: Rep. Kilmer gets recognition from national Native American organization

On Feb. 11, U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-Gig Harbor) received the 2020 Congressional Leadership Award from the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), an organization… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020

Milestone: Soroptimist group honors Hill with Youth Community Award

Soroptimist International of Sequim announced last week the group’s Youth Community Award was given to Jonell Hill, who volunteers with the Sequim Food Bank. This… Continue reading

Pioneer women brave frontier in OTA’s ‘Quilters,’ opening this weekend

“A rollercoaster ride … About the resiliency of women … A nod to the women who settled this area and braved the wilderness and made… Continue reading

Plenty to bask in with Sequim Sunshine Festival

New event runs March 6-7 with music, art, drones and more

Spanish-born pianist joins Port Angeles Symphony for concert

In the first full Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra concert of 2020, conductor Jonathan Pasternack will present a night of Romantic Franz Liszt piano concertos plus… Continue reading

Survival by degrees: The impact of climate change on our birds in the Olympic Peninsula

As the climate warms, birds are forced to adapt by searching for suitable habitat and climate conditions elsewhere. When the places where they live (their… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2020

Together We Read program spotlights ‘Lean on Me’

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is joining public libraries nationwide in the digital reading program Together We Read, which offers simultaneous access to the… Continue reading

Young students tune in to ‘Adventures in Music’

And the bands play on — with a musical “adventure” to go with it. Adventures in Music began 26 years ago as a collaboration between… Continue reading

@SequimSchools — Feb. 12, 2020

DISTRICT There is no school on Monday, Feb. 17, in observance of Presidents Day. The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18,… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2020

‘Quilters’ pieces together pioneer women’s journey at OTA

Seven women share life on the frontier in musical play

A&E briefs — Feb. 12, 2020

Introduction to bird photography class set in March Learn the basics of bird photography in a four-session class in March at the Dungeness River Audubon… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2020

Births — Feb. 5, 2020

Jan. 13, 2020 — 1:54 p.m., a son, Wyatt Palmer Johnson, 7 pounds 9 ounces, to Danika and Jeremiah Johnson, Port Angeles.… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2020

Community Calendar — Feb. 12, 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 12, 2020

Innovative Arts, Crafts Fair seeks art, artists for 2020 event

Applications are now being accepted for the 125th Sequim Irrigation Festival Innovative Arts and Crafts Fair. The fair is scheduled for May 1-3, 2020, on… Continue reading