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WEEKEND — Forks Relay For Life begins today at high school

FORKS — The Forks Relay For Life will begin at 3 p.m. today at Forks High School in an around-the-clock fundraiser that will test participants'… Continue reading

WEEKEND — Other area events on North Olympic Peninsula

Swap meets, gardening presentations and a boat school birthday are among events planned on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. For more on Centrum's Port… Continue reading

“Salsa 101” at the Chimacum Farmers Market, with videographer Jack Olmsted

PORT TOWNSEND-BASED independent multi-media journalist and videographer Jack Olmsted staffs Pacific Northwest festivals, parades and public events. Here is a new video posted by Olmsted:… Continue reading

JOHN NELSON’S LIVE MUSIC COLUMN: Enjoy local music outdoors, indoors

SUMMER FINALLY SEEMS to have beset us, so get out and enjoy the sunshine while it's here; but after dark, enjoy live music in the… Continue reading

KAREN GRIFFITHS’ HORSEPLAY COLUMN: Wandering down memory lane

I'M FEELING A bit melancholy today as my mind wanders down memory lane. Longtime readers of Peninsula Horseplay may recall earlier stories of me helping… Continue reading

More seats added for Wednesday’s Taj Mahal concert in Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND — Blues legend Taj Mahal, the opener of Centrum's 20th annual Acoustic Blues Festival this Wednesday night, has sold out the 1,200-seat McCurdy… Continue reading

Habitat opens thrift shop in Quilcene

QUILCENE — Vintage china, woven-back chairs, quilt tops, music cabinets — if you are into antique chic, there are many reasons to visit the new… Continue reading

Youngsters invited to art classes offered in Webster’s Woods in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES — Summer’s here, and the time is right for art-play in the meadow. So every Monday this month, a flock of female artists… Continue reading

Outdoor concerts in Port Angeles, Port Townsend, Sequim this week

PACK UP A picnic dinner, grab your lawn chair or a blanket — don’t forget your sunglasses if it’s sunny or a coat if it’s… Continue reading

Blues wonder Taj Mahal on stage in Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND — It was the early 1960s when a teenage Henry Fredericks Jr. took on the name of one of the world's most recognizable… Continue reading

PENINSULA WOMAN: Port Townsend Co-op manager steps up to a challenge

PORT TOWNSEND — Work-life balance: We talk about it plenty. At the Port Townsend Food Co-op, Kenna Eaton is managing to make it happen. You… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Festival by Bay in Port Ludlow expands on fun

PORT LUDLOW — Arts and crafts, sailboat and kayak races, tennis and golf tournaments and a car show are among the varied activities at the… Continue reading

WEEKEND: StreamFest in Port Angeles celebrates the great outdoors

PORT ANGELES — On Sunday at StreamFest, you can be any earthly creature you like. Maybe you'd like to be a raven or a newt,… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Jazzy weekend slated in Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND — Innovative, masterful jazz will spill out of Centrum today and Saturday into McCurdy Pavilion concerts, shows in venues throughout town and free… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Songstresses Daniels, Wade to share stage at McCurdy Pavilion

PORT TOWNSEND ­— Music streams through her veins. Her father's blues records, her mother's gospel choir, the upright piano that followed the family from house… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Other area events on North Olympic Peninsula

A dog show, roller derby and other events are planned on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. For more on arts and entertainment on the… Continue reading

Art in Park brings together music, food and nature

SEQUIM — It's a merging of pleasures, and it will last longer than in past years. Art in the Park is a simple name for… Continue reading

JOHN NELSON’S LIVE MUSIC COLUMN: Hot spots for music across the Peninsula

“THEY” SAY IT'S going to get warmer outside, but don't wait for the weather report 'cuz I'm goin' to tell ya where all the live… Continue reading

‘Lucky 13’ anniversary for Port Angeles gift store on Friday

PORT ANGELES — Necessities and Temptations gift store, 217 N. Laurel St. in downtown Port Angeles, will hold a 13-hour sales event to celebrate its… Continue reading

TOURISM/HIKING: Finding Queets: Olympic rain forest requires a little effort

BY BRIAN PASSEY St. George (Utah) Spectrum & Daily News TWO OF THE most spectacular places I've visited are the Hoh and Quinault rain forests… Continue reading

  • Jul 26, 2011
  • BY BRIAN PASSEY St. George (Utah) Spectrum & Daily News