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Ahoy! Pirate festival lands at the Port of Friday Harbor on June 23-25

Submitted by the Port of Friday Harbor The Port of Friday Harbor…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

 

Comment on draft plan for Mount Ben Preserve

Comment on the draft Mount Ben Preserve Stewardship and Management Plan at…

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

 

UW Friday Harbor Laboratories welcomes the 2017 Illg Distinguished Lecture

UW Friday Harbor Laboratories welcomes the 2017 Illg Distinguished Lecturer, Dr. Lauren…

 

Orca Sing 2017

Submitted by the Friends of the San Juans Orca Sing is an…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

San Juan Island Community Foundation awards college scholarships

Submitted by the Community Foundation Twelve graduating seniors from Friday Harbor High…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Whale Museum’s pod nods

Submitted by the Whale Museum Pod Nod overnight marine adventures return this…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Friday Harbor Chamber Music Fest

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre San Juan Island cellist Sasha…

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Family bike ride on Shaw Island

Submitted by Island Rec On Saturday, June 24, the San Juan Island…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Summer sizzles with sounds of Gypsy Jazz Kings

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre Pearl Django, shown left, brings…

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Fourth of July fireworks expected to be a blast

Submitted by the San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce Thanks to a…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Fairgrounds Drive-In movie

The San Juan County Fairgrounds is excited to kick off the Drive-in…

  • Jun 19th, 2017

Letter from the school superintendent

Greetings Teachers, Staff, Parents, Students, and Community Members: On Saturday, June 10,…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Academic degree and marine tech certification graduates honored at Skagit Valley

The Brickworks building in Friday Harbor was filled with joyful tears on…

In defense of machoness: Father’s Day in the wild

By Peggy Butler Special to the Journal Perhaps we underestimate the celebration…

  • Jun 18th, 2017

Look and listen | Birding in the San Juans

Bird songs resonate through the islands during late spring and summer, especially…

Shifting Shorelines Sea Level Rise Workshops – June 29-30

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans The San Juans are one…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Volunteer orientations at historical museum

Submitted by the San Juan Historical Society and Museum Help an important…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Course maps and safety advice for San Juan Island triathlon and marathon

Submitted On Saturday, June 17, the Lakedale Three Lakes Triathlon will kick…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor pet of the week

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor The following is…

  • Jun 18th, 2017

Windermere celebrates Community Service Day

Submitted by Windermere Real Estate On Friday, June 9, the folks at…

  • Jun 17th, 2017

Raise funds for the San Juan Community Home Trust with a fiesta

Submitted by the San Juan Community Home Trust The San Juan Community…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Watch Bolshoi Ballet screening at San Juan Community Theatre

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre Is he a real hero…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Donate computers to the United Way of San Juan County

Submitted by The United Way of San Juan County Does your organization…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Youth lead Roche Harbor hike

By Theresa Simendinger Special to the Journal The San Juan Trails Committee…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Hats off to Friday Harbor High School graduates

Proud parents, family, and friends packed the Friday Harbor High School gym…

San Juan Island Trails Committee minutes

Contributed photo/San Juan Island Trails Committee

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Information for band members in Fourth of July parade

Submitted There will be three band practices for participants in Friday Harbor…

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Kindness rocks at Friday Harbor Elementary School

By Emma Wickman Journal intern The second-grade classes at Friday Harbor Elementary…

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Registration for San Juan County Fair’s Trashion Fashion Show is open

Submitted by the San Juan County Fair Board Islanders can now register…

  • Jun 11th, 2017

Shades of “Hamlet” found in Island Stage Left’s “Humble Boy”

The county housing crunch’s long arms have reached the arts. A lack…

Salish Sea buoy washes up 4,000 miles away | SeaDoc Society

Submitted by SeaDoc Society SeaDoc Founding Director and Board Member Dr. Kirsten…

  • Jun 10th, 2017

Generate clean, solar power with OPALCO

Correction: An earlier version of this article stated the project would produce…

  • Jun 12th, 2017

Equalize whale watching guidelines in U.S. and Canada

Submitted by Lifeforce Ocean Friends British Columbia has now proclaimed June as…

  • Jun 9th, 2017

Paint pastels at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art

Submitted by SJIMA The San Juan Islands Museum of Art will hold…

  • Jun 9th, 2017

SJI National Monument recognized for “leave no trace” practices

Submitted by Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics The San Juan…

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Missing orange tabby

Help islanders find Sugarboy, a short-hair orange tabby. He’s a 10-year-old neutered…

  • Jun 12th, 2017

San Juan Island garden tour blooms on June 10

Submitted The San Juan Island Garden Club, Horticultural Society and WSU Master…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Living Well with a Disability workshop at senior center

Submitted Fifty-nine percent of San Juan County residents have identified themselves as…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

LEOS help fund Island Stage Left’s “Shakespeare Under the Stars”

Submitted by the San Juan Lions Club BJ Brandli, the advisor of…

  • Jun 7th, 2017

Pajama parties at The Whale Musuem

Submitted by The Whale Museum Pod Nod overnight marine adventures return this…

  • Jun 7th, 2017