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Car show, plant sale, drag races on Peninsula this weekend

Events across the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend.

ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS: Artist Talk scheduled for Sunday in PT … and other items
ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS: Artist Talk scheduled for Sunday in PT … and other items
First-ever show in Sequim a wonder for button collectors

First-ever show in Sequim a wonder for button collectors

The State Button Society Convention is free to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

First-ever show in Sequim a wonder for button collectors
Play for the birds: Port Angeles pianist to perform excerpts from new album tonight

Play for the birds: Port Angeles pianist to perform excerpts from new album tonight

The concert at St. Matthew Lutheran Church will feature songs Ken Young composed and dedicated to flying creatures.

Play for the birds: Port Angeles pianist to perform excerpts from new album tonight

Quilcene Fair celebrates with a parade, carnival, car show

The Saturday event boasts a salmon cook-out and strange vegetables for judging.

Slipshod returns to Coyle for ongoing Concerts in the Woods series

Slipshod returns to Coyle for ongoing Concerts in the Woods series

Coyle concert series continues Saturday with return of the Bluegrass and country duo.

Slipshod returns to Coyle for ongoing Concerts in the Woods series
Artist Trust on Tour opens in Port Townsend tonight

Artist Trust on Tour opens in Port Townsend tonight

The free exhibit begins at 6 p.m. at the Cotton Building at 607 Water St.

Artist Trust on Tour opens in Port Townsend tonight

Young trio from Port Townsend to debut at Saturday fundraiser in Port Angeles

The three Ericksons were all top honorees at the Port Angeles Symphony’s Young Artist Competition.

Jazz singer to perform in Port Angeles

Jazz singer to perform in Port Angeles

Five-time grammy nominee jazz vocalist Karrin Allyson will croon in Port Angeles on Wednesday night at the high school Performing Arts Center.

Jazz singer to perform in Port Angeles
Sail-by to cap Wooden Boat Festival weekend in Port Townsend

Sail-by to cap Wooden Boat Festival weekend in Port Townsend

Finale of three-day Port Townsend festival also to feature boatbuilding challenge.

Sail-by to cap Wooden Boat Festival weekend in Port Townsend
Wooden Boat Festival offers education, entertainment in Port Townsend

Wooden Boat Festival offers education, entertainment in Port Townsend

All festival activities are centered around the Northwest Maritime Center at 431 Water St.

Wooden Boat Festival offers education, entertainment in Port Townsend

Variety promised at Crafts by the Dock Fair in Port Townsend

This weekend’s downtown fair to feature artists from all over the Pacific Northwest.

The 2016 Rock, Gem and Jewelry Show will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Vern Burton Community Center, 308 E. Fourth St. Featured rocks will include orbicular jasper, such as that seen here in the Bucegi Mountains of Romania. — Wikimedia Commons.

Earth’s treasures on display at rock show in Port Angeles

Admission is free to this weekend’s event.

The 2016 Rock, Gem and Jewelry Show will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Vern Burton Community Center, 308 E. Fourth St. Featured rocks will include orbicular jasper, such as that seen here in the Bucegi Mountains of Romania. — Wikimedia Commons.
Twilight fans gather in Forks this weekend

Twilight fans gather in Forks this weekend

Forever Twilight festivities continue through Sunday, with highlights including a Vampire Habitat Walk through the Hoh Rain Forest today.

Twilight fans gather in Forks this weekend

Beachwatchers and birders wanted for coastal observation and seabird survey team

The COASST training provides volunteers with the tools to monitor for potential changes in the marine environment and promote stewardship of local marine resources.

Coyle’s Concert in the Woods series continues this weekend with Folk duo Curtis & Loretta

Coyle’s Concert in the Woods series continues this weekend with Folk duo Curtis & Loretta

Curtis & Loretta, a folk duo from Minnesota that’s performed in Coyle before, returns with many their proficiency in multiple instruments.

Coyle’s Concert in the Woods series continues this weekend with Folk duo Curtis & Loretta

Family storytimes set for Forks Library

Storytimes will take place at 10:30 a.m. Fridays through next May.

Former Centrum artist returns with Resident Bird exhibit this weekend

Former Centrum artist returns with Resident Bird exhibit this weekend

John Hilmer’s art features original paintings, prints and graphic experiments which celebrate his migratory journeys.

Former Centrum artist returns with Resident Bird exhibit this weekend
Keying up the finale … multi-Grammy nominee Fred Hersch takes the stage at Olympic Music Festival this weekend

Keying up the finale … multi-Grammy nominee Fred Hersch takes the stage at Olympic Music Festival this weekend

The 33rd season of the Olympic Music Festival concludes this weekend with one of artistic director Julio Elizalde’s top five pianists.

Keying up the finale … multi-Grammy nominee Fred Hersch takes the stage at Olympic Music Festival this weekend