Life

Robert Dash. Contributed photo.

“Food, Planet, Future: A Photographer’s Journey” with Robert Dash

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art With the daily news,…

  • Oct 8th, 2019
Robert Dash. Contributed photo.

Students are serving up success

While some school cafeterias may smell of deep-fried food, but a healthier…

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Pajama musical hour at the library

Submitted by the San Juan Island Public Library Children’s Musician Nancy Stewart…

  • Oct 7th, 2019
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Kiwanis holds yard sale fundraiser

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Kiwanis Once again Friday Harbor Kiwanis will…

  • Oct 6th, 2019
Tina Whitman and Jess Newley. Contributed photo.

Restoring forage fish habitat

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans During the recent daytime low…

  • Oct 4th, 2019
Tina Whitman and Jess Newley. Contributed photo.

Student film showcase added to Friday Harbor Film Festival

For its seventh year, the Friday Harbor Film Festival is adding an…

  • Oct 4th, 2019
Sunflowers are highly resistant to drought, increased heat, and disease. They’re seen as a key species by researchers looking to support healthy crops in the future. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)

Striving for change with art and science

The agricultural industry is one of the largest contributors to many environmental…

Sunflowers are highly resistant to drought, increased heat, and disease. They’re seen as a key species by researchers looking to support healthy crops in the future. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)

Master Gardeners hosts annual workshop

Submitted by the San Juan County Master Gardeners Master Gardeners is pleased…

  • Oct 3rd, 2019

“Growing Up Gorilla” author presents at library

Submitted by the San Juan Island Public Library On Saturday, Oct. 5…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019

Coding for kids at the library

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library The San Juan Island Library…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019

Holiday Fair seeks vendors

Submitted by the Mullis Center The Mullis Center is now accepting vendor…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019

Fish tacos for Fish For Teeth on Oct. 4

Fish for Teeth is continuing its tooth-fixing mission with another Fish Taco…

  • Oct 1st, 2019
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                                Simba and Nala, shelter kittens.

Friday Harbor shelter thanks community for support

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Animal Protection Society…

  • Oct 1st, 2019
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                                Simba and Nala, shelter kittens.

Laughter and romance in “Boeing Boeing”

For Parisian architect Bernard, in the play “Boeing-Boeing,” life could not be…

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Students study ocean acidity

Submitted by Salish Sea Sciences When Kristy Kull of the University of…

  • Sep 29th, 2019
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Celebrate Friends of the San Juans’ 40th birthday

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Friends of the San Juans…

  • Sep 27th, 2019
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Messy Me with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Do you have a tactile toddler who just…

  • Sep 27th, 2019
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Advanced senior healthcare workshop at Mullis Senior Center

Submitted by PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center…

  • Sep 26th, 2019

Celebrate the fall harvest with the farm parade

Submitted by the Island Grange No. 966 San Juan Island Grange No.…

  • Sep 26th, 2019
Dianna Bartlett (Contributed photo)

Community support for hospice care ensures quality of life at the end of life

Submitted by the Hospice of the Northwest Foundation The Hospice of the…

  • Sep 26th, 2019
Dianna Bartlett (Contributed photo)

Enjoy a bite at the “Bite of San Juans”

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild The San Juan Islands…

  • Sep 26th, 2019

Friday Harbor Elementary School welcomes Cookie Monster and a new principal

By Courtney Oldwyn Journal contributor On a cool, early fall morning out…

  • Sep 25th, 2019
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Eating invasive species

Submitted by Kwiaht Once more, creative cooks are preparing a smorgasbord of…

  • Sep 25th, 2019
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Garden poetry contest open now

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Arts Commission Friday Harbor will soon be…

  • Sep 25th, 2019

San Juan EMS and Fire District merger meeting

Submitted by the San Juan County Public Hospital District No. 1 San…

  • Sep 25th, 2019

Thanks for supporting science|Letter

Aug. 24 was a fantastic evening for the UW Friday Harbor Labs’…

  • Sep 25th, 2019

Veteran forum with Rep. Larsen at the legion

Submitted by Rep. Rick Larsen’s office Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) will host…

  • Sep 25th, 2019
Jacquelyn Douglas Hubbard (left), a 4th generation island Guard, with Jennifer Guard Anderson and her children, Thea (center) and Noah (right) representing the 8th generation./ Contributed photo.

The Guard family celebrates 130 years on San Juan Island

Submitted by Shaun Hubbard Guard family members and friends from the island…

  • Sep 24th, 2019
Jacquelyn Douglas Hubbard (left), a 4th generation island Guard, with Jennifer Guard Anderson and her children, Thea (center) and Noah (right) representing the 8th generation./ Contributed photo.
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                                Mona lived on San Juan for more than a decade.

Remembering Mona the camel

Island celebrity Mona the camel was an unusual sight — a desert…

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                                Mona lived on San Juan for more than a decade.
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SJIMA has fall events for entire family

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Ar Families of all ages…

  • Sep 24th, 2019
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Learning life skills through music

While schools across the nation are shuttering the doors to their band…

Joe Gaydos/Contributed photo.

Joe Gaydos honored at Friday Harbor Film Festival

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival Friday Harbor Film Festival is…

  • Sep 22nd, 2019
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Renowned author and marine conservationist Erich Hoyt comes to The Whale Museum

Submitted by The Whale Museum Erich Hoyt, internationally renowned author and marine…

  • Sep 20th, 2019

Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission invites the public to visit a state park for free

Submitted by Washington State Parks In honor of National Public Lands Day,…

  • Sep 20th, 2019
Fish For Teeth sponsors a mobile dental clinic in the San Juan Islands, three times a year. Contributed photo.

Fish For Teeth

Submitted by Fish for Teeth Islanders unable to afford dental care can…

  • Sep 19th, 2019
Fish For Teeth sponsors a mobile dental clinic in the San Juan Islands, three times a year. Contributed photo.

‘Homes for Dogs’ adoption weekend

Submitted by Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands Inc. Coldwell Banker San Juan…

  • Sep 18th, 2019

Fitness boot camp with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Join Casey Wade and Morgan Johnston, Tuesdays and…

  • Sep 18th, 2019

Photogrammetry study presentation

Submitted by The Whale Museum On Sept. 26, John Durban from National…

  • Sep 18th, 2019
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Island Rec to offer adult dance classes

Dance classes for adults

  • Sep 17th, 2019
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CPR and First Aid classes available on San Juan

Submitted by Island Rec Upon successful completion of this class attendees will…

  • Sep 17th, 2019