Life

Winterfest early this year

Submitted by the San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce The San Juan…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

 

Final call for poetry contest

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor San Juan County residents of…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

 

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Rock Solid participates in red ribbon contest

Rock Solid Youth Prevention Team needs your help in the Red Ribbon…

  • Nov 17th, 2019

 

Knowledge workers symposium

Friday Harbor Winterfest comes earlier this year

  • Nov 14th, 2019

SCORE, the SJICF and the EDC invite business owners and nonprofit leaders to a workshop on reducing risk

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council More than 40…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Friday Harbor Labs seminar, Nov. 20

Submitted by Friday Harbor Labs University of Washington Friday Harbor Labs presents…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

Letters to Santa

Submitted by Santa Claus As Christmastime fast approaches, Santa would like to…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Meals on Wheels serving seniors

Submitted by the Whatcom Council on Aging When asked about what he…

  • Nov 18th, 2019

Going for the gold

A dark shadow flies through the air contrasting against the bright blue…

Sharing paradise, finding balance in tourism

Submitted by the League of Women Voters The League of Women Voters…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

SmileMobile in Friday Harbor this week

Submitted by SmileMobile The Arcora Foundation’s SmileMobile, a brightly painted 39-foot dental…

  • Nov 11th, 2019
John Sinclair/contributed photos

Island Stage Left presents: ‘The Children’

Submitted by Island Stage Left An aging but active couple live in…

  • Nov 14th, 2019
John Sinclair/contributed photos

Matilda | Pet of the Week

Submitted by Animal Protection Society Friday Harbor While doing research for my…

  • Nov 12th, 2019
K25 (Ken Balcomb, Center for Whale Research/contributed photo)

Gone, but not forgotten

Islanders paid tribute to three Southern resident orcas, Princess Angeline, J17, Scoter,…

K25 (Ken Balcomb, Center for Whale Research/contributed photo)

Thanks’living’ celebration returns

Submitted by Island Haven Animal Sanctuary Join Island Haven Animal Sanctuary for…

  • Nov 11th, 2019
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Art for Fun with SJIMA

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art Think you’re not…

  • Nov 10th, 2019
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Robin Baird/Contributed photo.

Know, connect and protect your sea at “Ocean Night”“Ocean Night”

Submitted by SeaDoc Society On Wednesday, Nov. 13, head out to the…

  • Nov 9th, 2019
Robin Baird/Contributed photo.
Urchin takes kelp. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)

Art meets science in Food for Thought exhibition

by Robert Dash Originally published in Friday Harbor Lab’s TideBites I’ve always…

  • Nov 10th, 2019
Urchin takes kelp. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)

Coupon books available now

Submitted by the Mullis Center The 2019-2020 Coupon Book is now available…

  • Nov 8th, 2019

Chad and Natasha | Volunteers of the Month

Submittted by The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor The Animal Protection…

  • Nov 7th, 2019

Pickleball with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Join Island Rec in the sport that is…

  • Nov 6th, 2019

Six Friday Harbor students make UW dean’s list

Submitted by University of Washington The University of Washington recently announced that…

  • Nov 7th, 2019

Soroptimist Cancer Treatment Transportation contact

Submitted by Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor Many San Juan Island residents…

  • Nov 7th, 2019

Tree worker basics with EDC

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council In partnership with…

  • Nov 8th, 2019

Three ferries to turn hybrid

Submitted by Washington State Ferries Washington State Ferries is moving forward with…

  • Nov 4th, 2019

Lions advocate health vision for youth

Submitted by the Lions Club of San Juan Island The Lions Club…

  • Nov 3rd, 2019

Garden club invites public for special guest presentation

Submitted by Kathy Schwartz, San Juan Island Garden Club Dianna Gibson, owner…

  • Nov 3rd, 2019

SmileMobile to visit Orcas and Friday Harbor

Submitted by SmileMobile The Arcora Foundation’s SmileMobile, a brightly painted 39-foot dental…

  • Nov 3rd, 2019

Wreath orders open Nov. 4

Submitted by the Parent Teacher Student Association The Friday Harbor High School…

  • Nov 1st, 2019

Katniss | Pet of the Week

Dear Fellow Islanders, Much to my chagrin, I report Tiffany, at USPO,…

  • Nov 1st, 2019
Rick Larsen during a previous visit to Friday Harbor. (Mandi Johnson/staff photo)

Representatives Larsen and Wagner raise awareness of domestic violence

Submitted by the Office of Rick Larsen Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, and…

  • Nov 1st, 2019
Rick Larsen during a previous visit to Friday Harbor. (Mandi Johnson/staff photo)

Orca Recovery Day 2019 a success

Submitted by the San Juan County Land Bank San Juan County Land…

  • Oct 31st, 2019

Remembering orcas that have passed

Submitted by The Whale Museum Join The Whale Museum at 3 p.m.…

  • Oct 31st, 2019

Children haunt the streets of Friday Harbor | Gallery

Superheroes, Muppets, villains and wild animals were set loose upon the sleepy…

‘Hidden Half of Nature: Microbial Roots of Life and Health’

Submitted by event organizers Join David Montgomery and Anne Bikle as they…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Friday Harbor man devotes life to helping others escape addiction

In 1986, popular radio commentator and promoter and now longtime islander Pat…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

A hidden problem, a community solution | Guest column

Submitted by Necia Quast Most islanders don’t know many teens struggle to…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Explore connections between soil and health

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art David Montgomery and Anne…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Marine naturalist gear down workshop

Submitted by The Whale Museum The Whale Museum is holding an exciting…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

National Disability Employment Awareness Month – The Right Talent, Right Now!

Submitted by Sharon Hooper Dream Builders San Juan Islands The purpose of…

  • Oct 30th, 2019