Life

Whale Museum’s “Gear Up” workshop for marine naturalists

Submitted by The Whale Museum UDATE: In light of everything going on…

  • Mar 18th, 2020

Message from senior centers regarding coronavirus

Submitted by San Juan County Senior Centers The health and safety of…

  • Mar 17th, 2020

State park free days announced

Submitted by the Washington State Parks Washington State Parks invites visitors to…

  • Mar 16th, 2020
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                                Melina Lagios and with her canine companion Ottilie.

March Volunteers of the Month

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

  • Mar 15th, 2020
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                                Melina Lagios and with her canine companion Ottilie.

‘Jekyll’s Hydes,’ a comedy about acceptance

**UPDATE: This event has been canceled due to coronavirus** Friday Harbor Middle…

San Juan Island Library closes temporarily in response to COVID-19

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library We want to express our…

  • Mar 14th, 2020

CANCELED: ‘The Biggest Little Farm’ film and Q&A | Update

UPDATE: This event has been canceled. Submitted by Friday Harbor Film Festival…

  • Mar 12th, 2020

A Story in Pictures – a book for parents, kids and grandparents.

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art After three successful years…

  • Mar 12th, 2020

Friday Harbor Film Festival’s annual Best of the Fest March line up

UPDATE: Friday Harbor Film Festival’s event scheduled for March 17 has been…

  • Mar 11th, 2020

Soroptimist Saint Patrick’s Day dinner canceled

Submitted by Soroptimists International of Friday Harbor With an abundance of caution…

  • Mar 11th, 2020
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Know, connect and protect your sea at ‘Ocean Night’

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

  • Mar 11th, 2020
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Pet of the Week

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Single, mostly-white female…

  • Mar 11th, 2020

Mardi Paws ‘Spay’ghetti dinner 2020

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Dr. Sonja Webster…

  • Mar 8th, 2020
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PeaceHealth advance care planning workshop

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

  • Mar 7th, 2020
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SJICF helps build sustainable nonprofits

Submitted by The San Juan Island Community Foundation The San Juan Island…

  • Mar 6th, 2020

Southern resident orca community action workshop

Submitted by Orca Network The annual Southern Resident Orca Community Action –…

  • Mar 6th, 2020

Friday Harbor High School Seniors win Competitive Art Competition Awards

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District The Scholastics Art Competition…

  • Mar 5th, 2020

San Juan County homeless count declines

Submitted by San Juan County The 2020 San Juan County “Point-In-Time” homeless…

  • Mar 5th, 2020
Vicky Thalacker, Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club Past President, presents a check for $500 from FH Kiwanis to David Stegman, FANS President. (Contributed photo.)

Kiwanis donates $500 for Island Rec programs

Submitted by Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club Vicky Thalacker, Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club…

  • Mar 4th, 2020
Vicky Thalacker, Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club Past President, presents a check for $500 from FH Kiwanis to David Stegman, FANS President. (Contributed photo.)

A common-sense local perspective on coronavirus

Submitted by San Juan County Health Officer Frank James, MD; San Juan…

  • Mar 3rd, 2020
The Gothard Sisters Come to SJCT. (Contributed photo.)

The Gothard Sisters Come to SJCT

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre The Gothard Sisters perform at…

  • Mar 2nd, 2020
The Gothard Sisters Come to SJCT. (Contributed photo.)

Climate Leadership scholarships available

Submitted by The San Juan Preservation Trust The San Juan Preservation Trust…

  • Mar 1st, 2020

Tufted Puffins at the Sea View With Joe Gaydos and Bob Friel

The final Ocean Night of the season is Wednesday, March 4 and…

  • Mar 1st, 2020

Navigating The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act Tax Reform 2.0

Navigating The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act Tax Reform 2.0 Gary Poulos,…

  • Feb 28th, 2020

Garden poetry winners announced

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor The Town of Friday Harbor…

  • Feb 28th, 2020

Stewardship plate on track with sales

In three years, $100,000 will be available for an array of local…

Free class from EDC and AG Guild

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council Whether you grow…

  • Feb 27th, 2020

League of Women Voters Celebrates 100 Year Mark

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

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                                Allie and Tyler Fleming.

New Telescope for Loan at the San Juan Island Library.

Submitted by the San Juan Public Library Are you interested in astronomy?…

  • Feb 27th, 2020
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                                Allie and Tyler Fleming.

Pet(s) of the Week

Hello! I’m Bessie and this is my little sister, Della. We were…

  • Feb 26th, 2020

Vacation Rental Working Group listens to San Juan voices

Submitted by Vacation Rental Working Group The Vacation Rental Working Group welcomes…

  • Feb 26th, 2020

San Juan Island Lifestyle video

This San Juan Island video celebrates Fishing Derby Season. I might have…

  • Feb 25th, 2020
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College Scholarships up to $2,100

Submitted by Orcas Power and Light Cooperative. Orcas Power and Light Cooperative…

  • Feb 24th, 2020
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Dynamic art comes to SJIMA this spring

As spring approaches, the San Juan Islands Museum of Art is preparing…

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                                Team eighth grade, at the Knowlege Bowl.

Knowlege Bowl returns March 2

Submitted by the San Juan Public Schools Foundation It’s the time of…

  • Feb 23rd, 2020
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                                Team eighth grade, at the Knowlege Bowl.

Mardi Paws ‘Spay-Ghetti’ Dinner

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Every February shelters…

  • Feb 23rd, 2020

Thoughts from Ukie, an autism service dog

Submitted by Orcas Island School District. My name is Ukie and I…

  • Feb 23rd, 2020
League of Women Voters celebration. (Heather Spaulding/staff photo)

League of Women Voters celebrates 100 years

In honor of the 100th birthday of the National League of Women…

League of Women Voters celebration. (Heather Spaulding/staff photo)

Results are in from the Islands-Wide Survey about Tourism and Visitor Management in the San Juan Islands

Submitted by the San Juan County Land Bank Conducted by Confluence Research…

  • Feb 21st, 2020

Intro to Sports

Submitted by Island Rec Intro to Sports is designed to get your…

  • Feb 21st, 2020