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Animal Protection Society’s volunteer of the week

Volunteer of the week

  • Oct 6th, 2017

Friday Harbor Film Festival tickets are on sale

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival Online tickets for the Friday…

  • Oct 5th, 2017

Island Rec’s adult drop-in programs schedules

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec’s evening, adult drop-in programs have re-started…

  • Oct 5th, 2017

San Juan Island Grange presents farm parade

Submitted by the San Juan Island Grange The eighth annual Friday Harbor…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Orcas Currents Lecturer Barry Barish wins Nobel Prize

Submitted Caltech Professor Emeritus Barry Barish, who delivered an engaging Orcas Currents…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Walk with Island Rec during lunch

Island Rec – Step into Health

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Train to be a naturalist with The Whale Museum

2017 FALL SOUTH SOUND MARINE NATURALIST TRAINING PROGRAM:

  • Oct 4th, 2017

PeaceHealth offers children’s healthy eating webinar

Submitted by PeaceHealth Do you have little ones in your family who…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Chainsaw sculptor explains techniques at SJIMA

Submitted by SJIMA Michael Peterson is part of the “Dialogues From the…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Free farmers’ workshops

Free workshop for local farmers

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Islander creates website for preschoolers’ parents

Island resident Evelyn Satterlee has launched a web page for parents of…

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Island artist Nancy Spaulding wins local license plate design

Submitted by the Terrestrial Managers Group and Madrona Institute The winner of…

  • Oct 2nd, 2017

Apply to join Leadership San Juan Islands

Submitted by Leadership San Juan Islands Vivette Bordas is the 2018 Leadership…

  • Oct 1st, 2017

SAFE San Juans recognizes abuse victims

Submitted by SAFE San Juans October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. On…

  • Oct 1st, 2017

Join a global “Thriller” dance this Halloween

The “evil of the thriller” returns to Friday Harbor this October for…

Tucker retires from orcas poo-sniffing duties

After years of diligently assisting researchers collect orca poop, 13-year-old Tucker, the…

Blood drives on the islands

Submitted by Bloodworks Northwest Want to hang out with Seattle Linebacker, Bobby…

  • Sep 27th, 2017

Town honors Whidbey’s Search And Rescue

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor Mayor Carrie Lacher of the…

  • Sep 27th, 2017

Annual Kiwanis fundraiser rummage sale

Annual Kiwanis fundraiser rummage sale is Saturday, Oct. 7 from 8:30 a.m.…

  • Sep 26th, 2017

Island history in “Mrs. Bave Presents the Pig War”

Submitted by Bellingham TheatreWorks This October, Bellingham TheatreWorks premieres Steve Lyons’ comedy…

  • Sep 26th, 2017

Fish for Teeth brings free mobile dental clinic to Friday Harbor

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

  • Sep 25th, 2017

Join all-island clean-up efforts this fall

Submitted by Great Islands Clean-Up Clean up the summer’s accumulated refuse before…

  • Sep 25th, 2017

Know Your Island walk on Sept. 23

Submitted The next Know Your Island walk is at 1 to 4…

  • Sep 25th, 2017

Free lecture on what ails whales at The Whale Museum

Learn what ails local whales at a free lecture on 6:30 p.m.,…

  • Sep 24th, 2017

Splash in Victoria | Lifestyle video

View a San Juan Island Lifestyle video with tips on visiting Victoria,…

  • Sep 23rd, 2017

Fisherman Bay coastal wetland restored

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Outdated and unnecessary dikes, berms,…

  • Sep 23rd, 2017

San Juan Islands Museum of Art introduces third installment of “Dialogues from the Forest”

The relationship between humans and nature is a large part of the…

Friday Harbor Film Festival updates

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival “Bluefin” John Hopkins, director of…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Island Rec offers Zumba for ages 55+

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec presents a modified Zumba class for…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Marimba for Life Care Center of the San Juan Islands

Submitted by the Life Care Center of the San Juan Islands The…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

SAFE San Juan’s fashion show

Submitted by SAFE San Juan View selections from island clothing shops for…

  • Sep 20th, 2017

Praying mantis — beautiful but invasive

Submitted by Kwiaht Kwiaht has received several reports of the European Praying…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

San Juan County Waterfront Parcels

By Merri Ann Simonson If you own a waterfront parcel in the…

Free ballet class for charity

Submitted by Dance Workshop 2 Dance Workshop 2 is offering a free,…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Thanks, Islander Bank, for donated school supplies

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District San Juan Island School…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

What’s next? | San Juan Tedx looks ahead

Those seeking inspirational new ideas with a side of intellectual stimulation can…

Wolf Hollow releases rehabilitated harbor seals

Submitted by Wolf Hollow After more than two months of care at…

  • Sep 17th, 2017

One-day volunteer opportunities with United Way of San Juan County

Submitted by the United Way of San Juan County United Way of…

  • Sep 17th, 2017

Local master gardeners workshop discusses resilient gardening, weird weather

Submitted by the San Juan County Washington Extension Agency Is “weird weather”…

  • Sep 16th, 2017

“Peace Weavers” book talk at the library

Submitted by Griffin Bay Bookstore Candace Wellman will dicuss her book “Peace…

  • Sep 15th, 2017