Olympic Peninsula News Group

Rain gardens featured at Green Thumbs lecture

Joe Holtrop, Clallam Conservation District executive director, will explain how home gardeners can capture storm water using rain gardens at noon Thursday.… Continue reading

United Way fundraising surpasses goal, plans celebration

United Way of Clallam County raised $824,328 during its 2018 fundraising campaign, topping the organization’s $800,000 goal. “In addition to our annual… Continue reading

Friday Art Walk goes aqua for first Irrigation Festival weekend

The color theme for tonight’s First Friday Art Walk is aqua, inspired by the Sequim Irrigation Festival’s theme — where water is wealth.… Continue reading

Soroptimists present health seminar

Soroptimist International of Sequim will present easy ways to improve one’s health, wellness and quality of life at its upcoming semi-annual “Tea with… Continue reading

Boat parade among Sequim events celebrating opening of sailing season

The Sequim Bay Yacht Club will celebrate opening day with a blessing of the fleet, free boat rides and a boat parade Sunday.… Continue reading

Dahlia tubers topic at ‘Work to Learn’ party

The Sequim Botanical Garden Society will host a “Work to Learn” Party demonstration at 1 p.m. Saturday. The demonstration will be at the… Continue reading

Drug Take Back Day sites available in Clallam County

including the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office and Port Angeles and Sequim police departments — are participating in the Nationwide… Continue reading

Pest management topic of talk

Veteran Master Gardener Muriel Nesbitt will explain how to make well-informed garden pest management choices that increase productivity and protect the environment… Continue reading

Audubon group to hear mastodon stories

The Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Dungeness River Audubon Center at Railroad Bridge Park, 2151 W.… Continue reading

U.S. Highway 101 to get overnight, single-lane closures

Travelers can expect overnight, single-lane closures each weekday on U.S. Highway 101 from Gardiner Road to West Uncas Road beginning as early… Continue reading

Property tax payment deadline set for April 30

The first half of the year’s property taxes for Clallam County residents are due soon, county treasurer Teresa Marchi reminds residents. Payments… Continue reading

Fifth Street Community Garden walks return for 2019

The Clallam County Master Gardeners monthly garden walks at the Port Angeles Fifth Street Community Garden are slated to begin at 10… Continue reading

NorthWest Women’s Chorale concert features two shows in one day

The NorthWest Women’s Chorale will present its spring concert, “Weather, or not …” at 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity United Methodist Church, 100… Continue reading

Visitors flock to Olympic Peninsula for annual BirdFest: 16th annual event has more events, field trips

Many field trips and activities are still available for this weekend’s 16th annual Olympic BirdFest. The festival offers more than two dozen guided… Continue reading

Master gardener to speak about ornamental grasses

Master Gardener Janet Oja will provide suggestions for designing a garden which incorporates bamboo and ornamental grasses at noon today. The free… Continue reading

Shakespearean Renaissance Faire at Olympic Theatre Arts

Olympic Theatre Arts is expanding its yearly Shakespearean reader’s theater production into a full scale Renaissance Faire this year. The festivities begin on… Continue reading

Sequim Art Walk flourishes with flowers, birds theme

First Friday Art Walk will celebrate the return of spring flowers and birds from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. tonight. First Friday Art… Continue reading

Men’s Gospel Singers host concert

The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers will present its 16th annual spring concert, “Not Ashamed,” at 3 p.m. Saturday. The concert will be… Continue reading

Sequim City Band, PAHS Wind Ensemble unite for free concert

The Port Angeles High School Wind Ensemble and Sequim City Band are reuniting to present a free public concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday.… Continue reading

Students to present Clallam County history

Students will teach adults on Sunday. The North Olympic History Center, once known as the Clallam County Historical Society, is hosting the… Continue reading