BUSINESS BRIEFS: ‘Yarnival’ this Saturday to celebrate business’ sixth year … and other items

Business events on the North Olympic Peninsula.

PORT ANGELES — Cabled Fiber and Yarn, located at 125 E. First St., will celebrate the beginning of its sixth year in business by hosting a “Yarnival” from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

The free event, scheduled from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., will feature carnival games with a yarn twist and a seasonal needle felting activity

There will be door prizes from Cascade Yarns and other vendors.

For more information, email [email protected] or phone 360-504-2233.

New web address

PORT ANGELES — The Port of Angels Jewelry Shoppe, located in Suite 211 at The Landing mall, 115 E. Railroad Ave., has a new “Jewelers Showcase” website showcasing its merchandise.

To view the site, visit www.rfco.jewelershowcase.com.

Gallery gala set

SEQUIM — Blue Whole Gallery, 129 W. Washington St., will host a gala and open house from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11.

On display will art produced by members of the 19-year co-operative gallery.

Two-dimensional and three-dimensional art will be represented.

The event will be free, with refreshments and a silent auction.

For more information, visit www.bluewholegallery.com.

KONP talk guests

PORT ANGELES — Here is this week’s schedule for the 1:05 p.m. to 2 p.m. local talk show segment on KONP radio, at 1450 AM, 101.7 FM and www.konp.com on the internet outside the Port Angeles area.

Station General Manager Todd Ortloff hosts the Monday through Thursday segments.

This week’s scheduled lineup:

Monday: Jim Buck discusses the earthquake preparations being made in Joyce.

Second segment: Scott Kennedy and Debby Swinford, the Olympic Peninsula Rowing Association’s rowing coach, discuss “Boys in the Boat” Day 2 upcoming events: Kids in the Boat, a hands-on kid-oriented fundraiser and an evening with author of “The Boys in the Boat,” Daniel James Brown.

Tuesday: Candidate forum with Steve Tharinger and John Alger, candidates for state representative Position 2.

Wednesday: Candidate forum with Randy Johnson and Ron Richards, Clallam County commissioner District 2 hopefuls.

Thursday: Len Borchers discusses the grand opening of the new YMCA facility in Sequim.

Second segment: Sandy Lawrence for Soroptimist International of Sequim discusses an event for mature women called SHE, or Soroptimist Helping and Empowering.

Third segment: Healthy Families of Clallam County Executive Director Becca Korby discusses Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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