Life

Friday Harbor kids hatch a plan to save the seas

A story of students, innovation and robots finding lost crab pots

Support local dental care with fish tacos on Jan. 18

Submitted by Fish for Teeth Fish for Teeth is serving up another…

  • Jan 15th, 2019

Climate, community and agriculture at San Juan Island Agricultural Summit

Submitted by Rhys Hansen, Ag Summit Coordinator The San Juan Islands Agricultural…

  • Jan 14th, 2019

January Contra Dance celebrates local band

Submitted by event organizers The monthly San Juan Contra Dance will be…

  • Jan 14th, 2019
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                                A piece by Yutong Du.

San Juan Islands Museum of Art presents Spring Street students’ work

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art The students of the…

  • Jan 13th, 2019
Contributed photo/SJIMA
                                A piece by Yutong Du.

Screen film about increasing number of incarcerated women

Submitted by Soroptimist On Jan. 24, Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor will…

  • Jan 13th, 2019
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Orcas Island concert celebrates Martin Luther King, Pete Seeger

Submitted by organizers Celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther…

  • Jan 12th, 2019
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The Whale Museum offers Marine naturalist, Hazwoper trainings

Submitted by The Whale Museum Join The Whale Museum for two special…

  • Jan 12th, 2019

Friday Harbor High School hosts Greek dinner, service projects presentations

Submitted by San Juan Island School District The first Friday Harbor High…

  • Jan 11th, 2019

A San Juan ‘tail’ of love and survival

Puppy mill survivor available for adoption in Friday Harbor

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Family art programs at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art Family Art Days are…

  • Jan 11th, 2019
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                                Kevin Crawford and Cillian Vallely.

Irish performers play at San Juan Island Grange on Jan. 20

Submitted by event organizers At 7 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 20, Kevin Crawford…

  • Jan 10th, 2019
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                                Kevin Crawford and Cillian Vallely.

San Juan Island Real Estate Market

Merri Ann Simonson Managing Broker Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands Inc 1-800-451-9054…

  • Jan 10th, 2019

Screen Friday Harbor Film Festival movie on Jan. 15

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival The Friday Harbor Film Festival’s…

  • Jan 9th, 2019

San Juan County native plant workshop

Submitted by event organizers The Master Gardener Foundation of San Juan County…

  • Jan 8th, 2019

San Juan Island Lifestyle video shares the holiday month on San Juan Island

This San Juan Island Lifestyle video shares the holiday month on San…

  • Jan 7th, 2019

San Juan Island Trails Committee meets Jan. 8

Submitted by organizers The San Juan Island Trails Committee will meet at…

  • Jan 7th, 2019

Local author to discuss new book at Darvill’s on Orcas Island

At 6 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 15, at Darvill’s Bookstore staff on Orcas…

  • Jan 7th, 2019

Soroptimists expands Woman’s Emergency Fund throughout San Juan County

Submitted by Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor To broaden the actions in…

  • Jan 6th, 2019

Art in motion | Friday Harbor statue is sculpted in front of museum onlookers

On day one, a dull, shapeless head stared blankly at onlookers. By…

Working with nature to safeguard against storm damage in the San Juans

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Residents of a community of…

  • Jan 6th, 2019

San Juan Island Library paints children’s area, creates local author section

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library Check out the following changes…

  • Jan 4th, 2019

San Juan Pickathon on Jan. 26

Submitted by event organizers Join an island acoustic music festival to support…

  • Jan 3rd, 2019

Join Women’s March in Friday Harbor on Jan. 19

Submitted by event organizers It’s time to begin making plans to attend…

  • Jan 3rd, 2019

Animal Protection Society presents Pet of the Week

Hello. I am Roosevelt, but my friends call me, “Rosie.” Does anyone…

  • Jan 3rd, 2019

Know Your Islanders talk on Jan. 7

Submitted by the San Juan Island Trails Committee Mark and Cynthia Dearfield…

  • Jan 2nd, 2019

Animal Protection Society presents Pet of the Week

Look at me. I’m a flower child! I reject conventional society and…

  • Jan 2nd, 2019

San Juan residents can make campsite reservations starting Jan. 14

Submitted by San Juan County San Juan County Parks and Fair staff…

  • Jan 2nd, 2019
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                                Above: Alan Budwill in his studio, Kent and Alan Blvd.

Seattle DJ confesses he broadcasts from San Juan Island

Despite listening to “Kent and Alan” on Star 101.5 FM in Seattle,…

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                                Above: Alan Budwill in his studio, Kent and Alan Blvd.

Fish for Teeth brings free mobile dental clinic to Friday Harbor

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

  • Jan 1st, 2019

Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor updates hours

Submitted by APS-FH The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor will extend…

  • Dec 31st, 2018

Island Rec offers free swimming for pregnant women

Submitted by Island Rec There are only two Sundays left for an…

  • Dec 30th, 2018
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                                Blackmouth salmon.

Fish for science this winter with Kwiaht

Submitted by Kwiaht Those interested in participating in one of this winter’s…

  • Dec 29th, 2018
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                                Blackmouth salmon.

Recycle Christmas trees in Friday Harbor on Jan. 10

Submitted by Town of Friday Harbor Staff from the Town of Friday…

  • Dec 29th, 2018

San Juan Island New Year events | Calendar

Celebrate the new year indoors or outdoors, with music or craft projects.…

Celebrate the retirement of San Juan County District Court Judge Andrew

Submitted by San Juan County Join a retirement celebration for San Juan…

  • Dec 28th, 2018

Home trust house reaches third and final destination

Submitted by Gay Graham Home trust supporter The San Juan Community Home…

  • Dec 28th, 2018

Students design mock city on the moon at NASA

It’s almost 7:30 a.m. on July 30, and six Friday Harbor High…

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                                Carolyn Jewett

San Juan County District Court judge to be sworn in

Submitted by San Juan County Everyone is welcome to attend the swearing-in…

  • Dec 27th, 2018
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                                Carolyn Jewett

San Juan islander starts cross-country ‘tea tour’

Islanders Guisepi Spadafora and his partner Ally Rugge traveled the United States…