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PAFOL to resume monthly Bag of Books sales

Rita Berson, volunteer manager of the Port Angeles Friends of the Library (PAFOL) Bookstore, announced last week the bookstore will resume its monthly Bag of… Continue reading

Community Calendar — Aug. 11, 2021

Editor’s note: Is your group meeting once more and wanting to get into the community calendar? Let us know at editor@sequimgazette.com or 360-683-3311. — MD… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2021
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A&E briefs — Aug. 11, 2021

Bread and Gravy to play at Music in the Park event Bread and Gravy is the next featured act at the next Music in the… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2021
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Animals, sales abound at 30th Clallam County Junior Livestock Auction

Children find joy, work ethic in raising rabbits, hogs and more

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City seeking art for 2022 Sunshine Festival

The Sequim Sunshine Festival Committee is seeking applications from artists to be considered to develop artwork for the 2022 Sequim Sunshine Festival poster and promotional… Continue reading

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Get It Growing: Cherry tree troubles

The good news is that you can grow cherries on the Olympic Peninsula. The bad news is they may not always fruit well. Learning a… Continue reading

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Heart by Heart sets return to Peninsula

Olympic Games athletes aren’t the only ones who have had to play before faux fans. Steve Fossen — original bass player for the seminal rock… Continue reading

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Learn about the secret lives of your garden’s insects

In “Identifying Eggs and Juvenile Forms of Beetles and Other Insect in Your Garden” — the second of a two-part Green Thumbs Garden Tips education… Continue reading

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Make way for the queen: OTA gears up for ‘Kings, Queens, and Royal Scenes Renaissance Faire’, Aug. 21-11

A local actress playing Queen Elizabeth I will grace the parking lot of Sequim’s Olympia Theatre Arts this month. “The Queen has come to decide… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2021
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Master Gardeners restart in-person plant answer clinics

Got a garden conundrum? Local gardening experts are here to help. The WSU Extension Clallam County Master Gardeners’ plant answer clinics are back to in-person… Continue reading

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Milestone: Sequim’s Deschenes earns state management award

Charisse Deschenes, interim city manager for the City of Sequim, will be recognized with the Outstanding Assistant Award for populations under 10,000 by the Washington… Continue reading

Parenting In Focus: What kind of parent are you?

Parenting is hard work, no question about it. But are you making it harder on yourself than it needs to be? Do you feel like… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2021
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Sunrise Rotary revitalizes Boys Girls Club’s game room

Project adds paint, coat and backpack hangers

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Veterans Corner: USO Northwest helping troops in SeaTac Airport

On July 21 I went to the SeaTac USO Center with Jerry Rettela, Commander of the Korean War Veterans group. He has been going there… Continue reading

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Volunteer Hospice’s in-person grief group starts Aug. 16

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County offers a free, weekly grief support group this month in Sequim, starting 1-3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 16, at Trinity United… Continue reading

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PAFAC to celebrate ‘Resilient & Creative’ with Aug. 13 exhibit

The Port Angeles Fine Arts Center is hosting an opening reception on Friday, Aug. 13, for the new exhibit “Resilient & Creative: A National Juried… Continue reading

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Clallam Master Gardeners to celebrate 40th anniversary this week

The Clallam County Master Gardener Program is celebrating its 40th birthday in 2021! Retired Clallam County Master Gardener volunteers are invited to join the celebration… Continue reading

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Off the Shelf: Explore the Peninsula

Whatever your summer plans, the library offers resources for your adventures near and far: audiobooks for the road, travel books, passes to Olympic National Park… Continue reading

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Olts, former Irrigation Festival director and community volunteer, dies at 79

Stephen Olts, a former Irrigation Festival director, festival float builder and a Grand Pioneer for the 2017 festival, died on July 13. He was 79.… Continue reading

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Best of breeds

Hurricane Ridge Kennel Club members hosted the group’s annual All Breeds Dog Show at Carrie Blake Community Park in Sequim July 29-Aug 1. After having… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2021
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