Life

‘The Drowsy Chaperone’ comes to San Juan Community Theatre

“Everything always works out in musicals. In the real world, nothing ever…

Opening day boat parade and community open house

Submitted by Mike Henry, fleet captain San Juan Island Yacht Club All…

  • May 2nd, 2019

Balance Class date change

Submitted by San Juan Physical Therapy Starting May 8, Balance Class is…

  • May 1st, 2019

Wizard Rifle at the Oarhouse

Oarhouse concert

  • May 1st, 2019

Streetcleaners are coming to your neighborhood

Submitted by San Juan County Public Works A monthly street sweeping program…

  • May 1st, 2019

Spring Street senior recognizes her teachers | Guest column

Submitted by Spring Street International School Spring Street International School is graduating…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo/San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau.

National history month, celebrated locally

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau A rogue barnyard animal…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo/San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau.

Girls Scouts’ “Adventures in Slime” workshop

Submitted by organizers Girl Scouts of Western Washington is sharing its “Adventures…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Felicity Schubert, honorable mention.

Children’s Festival poster contest winners

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is pleased to present the winners…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Felicity Schubert, honorable mention.

Mexican feast community dinner

Submitted by Liz Varvaro May 1 is the last community dinner of…

  • May 1st, 2019

‘A Wheel in Time: Cultivating Roots’ | San Juan County Fair 2019

The 2019 San Juan County Fair theme is A Wheel in Time:…

  • May 1st, 2019

Pet of the week

Bonjour! Est-ce que tu parles français? Mon nom est Cowboy. I didn’t…

  • May 1st, 2019

Children’s festival this weekend

Children’s festival this weekend

  • Apr 30th, 2019

Kaiser denial discussions continue

Emergency responders, doctors, nurses, county council members and insurance agents were among…

Contributted photo. From left to right: Genevieve Gislason, Shannon Calverley and Katie Heeb.

Soroptimist award winners

Submitted by Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor…

  • Apr 29th, 2019
Contributted photo. From left to right: Genevieve Gislason, Shannon Calverley and Katie Heeb.

‘Living in the Future’s Past’ multi-island film screening | An interview with Jeff Bridges

Data on global warming is plentiful. What isn’t well understood by the…

Special Family Events for Screen-Free Week

Join the fun. Participate in these Screen-Free Week activities for families: Special…

  • Apr 29th, 2019

Volunteers needed for San Juan County Fair photography exhibit

The San Juan County Fair needs help on Tuesday, Aug. 13 from…

  • Apr 26th, 2019

Finding Food and Community on a Pacific Northwest Island

Submitted by the San Juan Grange and Griffin Bay Bookstore Make sure…

  • Apr 24th, 2019

23d Annual Bill Yarlott Youth Fishing Derby

The 23d Annual Bill Yarlott Youth Fishing Derby is on April 27.…

  • Apr 23rd, 2019
Contributed photo/Vicki Boeckman.

Baroque winds

Submitted by the Salish Sea Festival The Salish Sea Early Music Festival…

  • Apr 23rd, 2019
Contributed photo/Vicki Boeckman.

Long-time San Juan Island resident debuts children’s book

Submitted by RA Cook RA Cook, local San Juan islander also known…

  • Apr 23rd, 2019

Fourth graders find power through poetry

Lowell Jons’ fourth-grade class at Friday Harbor Elementary School is learning about…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019

Hill of Thrills Soap Box Race

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is very excited to announce the…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019

TEDxSanJuanIsland streams TED talks from Vancouver

Presentations by world-class speakers, scientists and industry professionals are coming to the…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019
Contributed photo/Katie Flemming, Friends of the San Juans

Locals clean up the islands

Islanders care about preserving the beauty of the San Juans. Every spring…

Contributed photo/Katie Flemming, Friends of the San Juans

First come Love

Submitted by Jan Canniff “First Comes Love - a New Way to…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Island kids aren’t afraid of getting messy.

Kids explore the senses in ‘Messy Me’

Submitted by Island Rec “Messy Me” returns for even more sensory-engaging fun.…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Island kids aren’t afraid of getting messy.

Talking trash waste reduction event

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Talking Trash is an exciting…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019

Animal shelter’s April volunteer of the month

Animal shelter’s April volunteer of the month

  • Apr 21st, 2019

Turn off the screens and play ball

Submitted by Island Rec On Tuesday, April 30, Island Rec will “kick”…

  • Apr 21st, 2019

Town Spring Cleanup April 22-26

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

  • Apr 20th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Left to Right: Tiffany Christensen, Jerry Ball and Ellyn Goodrich.

Kiwanis donate to school reading program

Submitted by the Kiwanis of Friday Harbor Kiwanis board member Jerry Ball…

  • Apr 19th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Left to Right: Tiffany Christensen, Jerry Ball and Ellyn Goodrich.

Annual economic forecast lunch

Annual EDC lunch

  • Apr 19th, 2019

Evening Easter egg hunt for teens

Submitted by Island Rec Anyone who thought looking for Easter eggs was…

  • Apr 19th, 2019

Welcome to the 2019 WSU San Juan County Master Gardener interns

Submitted by WSU San Juan County Master Gardeners Congratulations to the 28…

  • Apr 19th, 2019

Lifestyle video is a spoof on my favorite professional; San Juan Real Estate.

This Lifestyle video is a spoof on my favorite professional; San Juan…

  • Apr 17th, 2019
Contributed photo. Mouth of the River, by Osha Breez.

Breez exhibit shines with light and color

Breez exhibit shines with light and color

Contributed photo. Mouth of the River, by Osha Breez.

Rigby Alger graduates university

Rigby Alger will be graduating summa cum laude with his Bachelor of…

  • Apr 17th, 2019

Pet of the week: Arlo

Ladies, are you tired of one-night stands and awkward blind dates? Look…

  • Apr 15th, 2019