Peninsula Daily News

Concert slated to benefit Jumping Mouse Center in Port Townsend

Port Townsend jazz singer Carla Main, along with a band of four musicians, will present a concert to benefit Jumping Mouse Children’s… Continue reading


Finnriver plans Solstice Jamboree Weekend in Chimacum

Finnriver Orchard will host the Summer Solstice Jamboree Weekend on Saturday and Sunday. The Finnriver weekend is free and open to the public.… Continue reading


Flapjack benefit, Peninsula geology on weekend menu

A lecture on the Olympic Peninsula’s changing geology and a breakfast benefit for animal welfare are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula.… Continue reading


Fun and functional art the focus for Northwind fundraiser in Port Townsend

Northwind Arts Center will hold its second annual FUNctional Art FUNdraiser on Saturday at the Cotton Building, 607 Water St. Tickets to… Continue reading

Into the Mystic Psychic Faire set for Port Townsend center

Have you ever wanted your palms read, your future told, your akashic records revealed or to feel the healing power of energy… Continue reading

Magician to highlight magic of reading at Clallam libraries

As part of the North Olympic Library System’s annual Summer Reading Program, Jeff Evans will be performing “Reading Magic” at all four North Olympic Library… Continue reading

Moody Little Sister to play at Northwind Arts Center in Port Townsend

Northwind Arts Center will join Matt Miner Presents in welcoming New Mexico-based Moody Little Sister for an evening of song and stories… Continue reading

Naturalist to talk on whales at Nash’s Farm Store on Saturday

Naturalist Fred Sharpe will talk about celebrating the humpback whale at 11 a.m. Saturday at Nash’s Farm Store, 4681 Sequim-Dungeness Way. The talk… Continue reading

Orcas the focus at Fort Worden festival Saturday

The annual Port Townsend Orca Festival at the Fort Worden beaches and Marine Science Center promises fun and free education, exploration and… Continue reading

Rat Island Regatta slated for Saturday at Fort Worden

This year’s Port Townsend Orca Festival lands on the same day as the Rat Island Regatta, a longtime tradition that invites any… Continue reading

Two authors to talk about their work, Northwest

Pacific Northwest authors Peter Donahue and Scott Elliott will read passages from their works celebrating the Olympic Peninsula’s rich history and community… Continue reading

Volunteer trail work party Saturday

A volunteer work party for maintenance of the city of Port Townsend’s trail system will take place at Bishop Park from 9… Continue reading

Writers’ group to share readings tonight in Sequim

Fourteen local writers will read short selections from “Spontaneous Writing,” a book newly published by Wide Awake Publishing, at 6:15 tonight at The… Continue reading

Rescue locators at Gibbs Lake County Park aim to speed emergency response

A new rescue location signage system has been installed at Gibbs Lake County Park in an effort to help emergency responders locate lost… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: NOAA ocean celebration set today; volunteers needed for Port Townsend event

The National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Ocean Service will celebrate “30 Days of the Ocean” today. The public is invited… Continue reading

Make Music Day in Port Townsend to mark beginning of summer

The community in and around Port Townsend will mark the first day of summer Thursday with making music community-wide during Make Music… Continue reading

Music festival spans Port Townsend on Thursday

Performances will take place at venues throughout Port Townsend on Thursday for the Make Music Port Townsend. The schedule is as follows: Cotton Building, 609… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEF: Kitsap man dies on Larry Scott Trail; Brinnon Parks meeting scheduled

A Kitsap County man died of natural causes while riding with friends on the Larry Scott Trail on Monday. The 72-year-old man… Continue reading

Port Townsend senior living community sets Alzheimer’s ‘Longest Day’ fundraiser

Victoria Place, a senior living community at 491 Discovery Road, invites the public to a fundraising party for the Alzheimers Association from… Continue reading

Sequim’s Olympic Theatre Arts unveils 2018-2019 season

Olympic Theatre Arts has announced its upcoming 2018-19 live theater season with an invitation-only event held at the OTA Center recently. Attendees numbering… Continue reading