Life

FHFF’s ‘Best of the Fest’ continues in February

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

  • Jan 31st, 2020

Building an America’s Cup boat

Mars Le Baron’s love of sailing began at 9-years-old while tooling around…

“Orpheus” by Susan Williams. (Contributed photo.)

People’s Choice Award Winners Announced at SJIMA

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art “What fun — to…

  • Jan 30th, 2020
“Orpheus” by Susan Williams. (Contributed photo.)

IFly with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Join Island Rec for a series of off-island…

  • Jan 29th, 2020

Junior SeaDoctors Night and Free Dinner at Camp Orkila on Feb. 5

On Wednesday, Feb. 5, the SeaDoc Society and Camp Orkila will serve…

  • Jan 29th, 2020

Support local agricultural with a delicious winter meal and live music at Oddfellows

Submitted by Rhys Hansen Those who love local food (and farmers) are…

  • Jan 29th, 2020

The Whale Museum volunteer open house

Submitted by The Whale Museum The Whale Museum is holding two open…

  • Jan 29th, 2020

San Juan Community Theatre presents the ‘Ridgeline’ trilogy

Join local actors for a performance of the “RidgeLine” trilogy over the…

  • Jan 28th, 2020
Carrie Krause. (Contributed photo.)

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents ‘Mozart Quartets,’ Feb. 2

Submitted by the Salish Sea Early Music Festival The 2020 Salish Sea…

  • Jan 28th, 2020
Carrie Krause. (Contributed photo.)

Garden Fever comes to the Mullis Center

Submitted by the San Juan Island Garden Club In the depths of…

  • Jan 27th, 2020

Art show to benefit Australian animals

More than 7,000 miles away from the wintery wonderland that is the…

FHES fifth-grade students grow a ‘Martian’ pea patch

Submitted by Kwiaht By now nearly everyone has seen the 2015 Hollywood…

  • Jan 24th, 2020

Blackie | Pet of the Week

“Do you dream of a Dracula cat gracing your sofa? Perhaps even…

Sharing islander opinions about world topics

A nationally renowned program is coming to the San Juan Island Library…

Diane Martindale – champion for the arts

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art Diane Martindale has…

  • Jan 21st, 2020

Fish for Teeth tacos this Friday

Submitted by Fish for Teeth Fish for Teeth is continuing its tooth-fixing…

  • Jan 21st, 2020

Retirement party for Dr. Gossom

After more than 40 years of service and dedication to healthcare on…

  • Jan 21st, 2020
(Credit: New Zealand-American Submarine Ring of Fire 2005 Exploration; NOAA Vents Program)

The Labs presents “Weaving Art and Science to Create Ocean Tapestries”

Submitted by Friday Harbor Marine Laboratories The Friday Harbor Laboratories presents V’eronique…

  • Jan 20th, 2020
(Credit: New Zealand-American Submarine Ring of Fire 2005 Exploration; NOAA Vents Program)

Fishing derbies support salmon science

Submitted by Kwiaht For a third year, salmon researchers from the Lopez…

  • Jan 20th, 2020

Request for salmon recovery project proposals

Submitted by The San Juan County Lead Entity for Salmon Recovery The…

  • Jan 19th, 2020

Hospice San Juan training

Submitted by Hospice of San Juan Hospice of the San Juans will…

  • Jan 19th, 2020

Annual homeless count is Jan. 23

San Juan County’s 2020 Point in Time Homeless Count will be conducted…

  • Jan 19th, 2020

ARC to host farmer and rancher listening session

Submitted by Agricultural Resource Committee The Agricultural Resource Committee of San Juan…

  • Jan 19th, 2020

Northwest Marine Trade Association awards Friday Harbor Power Squadron

Submitted by the Northwest Marine Trade Association The Northwest Marine Trade Association’s…

  • Jan 19th, 2020

First 2020 Know Your Island walk

Submitted by the San Juan Island Trails Committee The first Know Your…

  • Jan 19th, 2020

Colorblind glasses available for loan from the San Juan Island Library

Submitted by San Juan Island Library In addition to patrons being able…

  • Jan 19th, 2020

Wilderness First Responder Training

Submitted by San Juan Island EMS San Juan Island EMS is offering…

  • Jan 19th, 2020

Island singer-songwriter Emree Franklin gets career advice from veteran musician Sheryl Crow

As the daughter of falconers, island singer-songwriter Rianna “Emree” Franklin based her…

Islanders learn skills to last them a lifetime

A local organization has been quietly working to diversify the economy of…

  • Jan 17th, 2020
Learner Limbach. (Contributed photo.)

Learner Limbach announces campaign

Submitted by Learner Limbach I’m running to serve as your next representative…

  • Jan 16th, 2020
Learner Limbach. (Contributed photo.)

January Contra Dancing features “The Spuds”

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Contra Dance The Third Saturday Contra…

  • Jan 16th, 2020

A new Yacht Club in Deer Harbor

Submitted by the Deer Harbor Yacht Club This year the Deer Harbor…

  • Jan 15th, 2020

San Juan Island real estate market summary

In reviewing the year-end results for 2019, the sales dollar volume for…

  • Jan 15th, 2020

Salish Sea Early Music Festival on San Juan

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

  • Jan 15th, 2020

Remi | Pet of the Week

“Are you excited that it snowed!? Me too! And do you know…

  • Jan 13th, 2020

Climate change and the future of salmon

Submitted by Kwiaht A salmon barbecue, Holly B’s pastries, Lopez Island Vineyard…

  • Jan 13th, 2020

FairVote to host three island meetings about ranked-choice voting

Submitted by FairVote Washington FairVote Washington would like to invite folks to…

  • Jan 10th, 2020

Winter swim lessons

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is excited to offer another installment…

  • Jan 10th, 2020

Transition San Juan Island 2020 launches Jan. 12

Submitted by the Transition San Juan Island 2020 Initiation Committee We all…

  • Jan 9th, 2020

Flu activity increasing in our region

Submitted by San Juan County Flu activity and hospital visits for flu-like…

  • Jan 9th, 2020