Entertainment

Abakis, a singer-songwriter from Port Townsend, brings her vintage folk and pop to the second show in Port Angeles' Concerts on the Pier series. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Concerts on the Pier return in Port Angeles

Blues, rock, reggae fill eight-week lineup

 

Hollow Moon will perform Thursday evening in the online Candlelight Concert series at Trinity United Methodist.

Hollow Moon to perform at Trinity United Methodist’s Candlelight Concert Online

Trinity United Methodist’s Candlelight Concerts Online will host Hollow Moon, a new indie-psych-pop band performing their original music, at 7 p.m. Thursday.… Continue reading

 

Novelist Rachel Fordham of Marrowstone Island has published a historical saga, “A Lady in Attendance,” about a 19th century woman who starts a new life after time in a reformatory. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Marrowstone Island author releases new book

Novel’s background is different, but not challenges of life

 

Sequim Guild of Seattle Children’s Hospital to hold bake sale

The Sequim Guild of Seattle Children’s Hospital will conduct a baked-goods sale from 8 a.m. until they are sold out on Saturday. The… Continue reading

Two free workshops slated at Fort Worden State Park

AmeriCorps service members will present two free workshops Sunday. From 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Nate Rees will discuss the strategy of… Continue reading

United Way hiking program begins Monday

United Way of Clallam County will host “United We Hike” beginning Monday and continuing through the end of July. Hikers will join… Continue reading

The newly rebuilt trail to the summit of Hurricane Hill was opened by Olympic National Park in August 2020. (Pierre LaBossiere/Peninsula Daily News)
The newly rebuilt trail to the summit of Hurricane Hill was opened by Olympic National Park in August 2020. (Pierre LaBossiere/Peninsula Daily News)
"Half Opened Pink Parasol Under Green Lime Sun" by Annell Livingston of El Prado, N.M. is among the selections offered in a Northwind Art Best Gallery exhibit.

Lost Words theme of new exhibit at Northwind Art gallery

Northwind Art Best Gallery presents Lost Words: A Juried Exhibit of Art and Poetry. The exhibit, a national showing of poets and… Continue reading

"Half Opened Pink Parasol Under Green Lime Sun" by Annell Livingston of El Prado, N.M. is among the selections offered in a Northwind Art Best Gallery exhibit.
Woodbridge Farm’s Peter Mustin and singer and chef Grace Love look forward to celebrating Juneteenth at the Chimacum farm on Saturday. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Black business owners create a celebration

‘Healing with unity’ focus of Saturday’s feast

Woodbridge Farm’s Peter Mustin and singer and chef Grace Love look forward to celebrating Juneteenth at the Chimacum farm on Saturday. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)
The Midnight Train Blues Band -- from left, Chicago Bob Longmire, Dan Stacy, Dave Olsen, Jayme Ryan and Barb Dawson -- will host the open blues jam at  Port Townsend's Discovery Bay Brewing this Sunday afternoon. photo courtesy Chicago Bob Longmire

Blues jam open to players, listeners

After a 16-month suspension, the Midnight Train Blues Band is coming straight out of the dark and into the Discovery Bay Brewing… Continue reading

The Midnight Train Blues Band -- from left, Chicago Bob Longmire, Dan Stacy, Dave Olsen, Jayme Ryan and Barb Dawson -- will host the open blues jam at  Port Townsend's Discovery Bay Brewing this Sunday afternoon. photo courtesy Chicago Bob Longmire
Jeanette Stehr-Green will present “Growing Strawberries on the North Olympic Peninsula” at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.

Master gardeners series digging deeper

Jeanette Stehr-Green will present “Growing Strawberries on the North Olympic Peninsula” at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Stehr-Green’s lecture is part of the Clallam… Continue reading

Jeanette Stehr-Green will present “Growing Strawberries on the North Olympic Peninsula” at 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
Port Angeles Fine Arts Center executive director Christine Loewe admires an art installation, “The Pool Zone” by Chris Oliver, debuting Saturday in the Webster’s Woods Sculpture Park. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Saturday celebration offers outdoor art, music

Summertide in Webster’s Woods Sculpture Park

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center executive director Christine Loewe admires an art installation, “The Pool Zone” by Chris Oliver, debuting Saturday in the Webster’s Woods Sculpture Park. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Sculptor Jonah Trople and his artist’s assistant and daughter Tula, 5, made an appearance Tuesday at the Tyler Plaza, where one of his Creative District art markers stands. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Art markers celebrated in Port Townsend Creative District

Artists, dancers, restaurateurs, musicians and city officials celebrated the arrival of five “art markers” signifying the city’s Creative District designation Tuesday night.… Continue reading

Sculptor Jonah Trople and his artist’s assistant and daughter Tula, 5, made an appearance Tuesday at the Tyler Plaza, where one of his Creative District art markers stands. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Free Fort Worden workshops offered

AmeriCorps service members will present two free workshops at Fort Worden State Park on Saturday. Nate Rees will discuss the operation of… Continue reading

The North Olympic Library System will host "Move More with Nicole Tsong" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Author and fitness expert Nicole Tsong will speak on Zoom as part of the Summer Reading Program.

Author talk set Thursday

The North Olympic Library System will host “Move More with Nicole Tsong” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Tsong, an author and fitness expert,… Continue reading

The North Olympic Library System will host "Move More with Nicole Tsong" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Author and fitness expert Nicole Tsong will speak on Zoom as part of the Summer Reading Program.
Kristin Smith, Mike McLeron and Gwen Franz, posing with her dog Hugo, are among the teachers who will host a pay-what-you-can music camp outdoors at Fort Worden State Park this summer. The first session starts June 28. Signup is available at YEAmusic.org. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Low-cost music camp set to begin at Fort Worden

All of Peninsula’s young musicians welcome to attend

Kristin Smith, Mike McLeron and Gwen Franz, posing with her dog Hugo, are among the teachers who will host a pay-what-you-can music camp outdoors at Fort Worden State Park this summer. The first session starts June 28. Signup is available at YEAmusic.org. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Festival of short films scheduled this week

Like its predecessor, the One-Minute Film Festival in March, Good Things Come in Small Packages, Part 2, will present Peninsula College student… Continue reading

Audubon lecture scheduled Wednesday

Lizz Schulyer will present “Wildfire, Habitat Recovery and the Greater Sage-Grouse” at 7 p.m. Wednesday. The free lecture, hosted by the Olympic… Continue reading

Bulgarian pianist Anna Petrova, pictured during her first rehearsal with the Port Angeles Symphony in 2017, will return for the first full concert of the orchestra’s 2021-2022 season. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)
Bulgarian pianist Anna Petrova, pictured during her first rehearsal with the Port Angeles Symphony in 2017, will return for the first full concert of the orchestra’s 2021-2022 season. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Clallam County Master Gardeners have opened a third self-guided tour at Fifth Street Community Garden

The Clallam County Master Gardeners have opened a third self-guided tour at the Fifth Street Community Garden. The tour, which will be… Continue reading