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Volunters sought for 4H summer programs

The Washington State University Jefferson County Extension is seeking adult volunteers to teach, or to assist with teaching, Explore 4-H camps on Wednesdays in July… Continue reading

Bar stool bingo offered as fair fundraiser

There is Bar Stool Bingo at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 15. The fundaraiser for the Jefferson County Fair is at the Hilltop… Continue reading

Flag retirement planned Tuesday

The Michael Trebert Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution and the Clallam County Veterans Association will retire American flags during… Continue reading

Glacier lecture offered online

Andrew Fountain will present “Disappearing Olympic Glaciers” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. The free lecture, sponsored by Olympic Climate Action, will stream on… Continue reading

Grange meeting to include crop lecture

James Cassidy will present “Cover Crops and Crop Rotation” at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Cassidy will address a meeting of Chimacum Grange in the… Continue reading

Seabirds focus of Audubon lecture

Julia K. Parrish will present “Seabirds, Citizen Science and Saving the World” at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Parrish will address a meeting of the… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Dynamic duo keeps blooms coming all summer

NOW THAT SUMMER is almost officially here, your flowers and plants are finally growing at a recognizable pace, hanging baskets are ablaze with color, roses… Continue reading

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Port Angeles High School graduates, from left, Hannah Basden, Zoe Smithson, Peyton Rudd and Jenna McGoiff inflate balloons that will adorn a car taking part in Friday's graduation parade through the streets of Port Angeles from Ediz Hook to the high school. The parade, which was developed to honor graduates after COVID-19 forced the cancellation of commencement in 2020, was kept as a prelude to the conventional ceremony at Port Angeles Civic Field.

Graduates parade through Port Angeles

Port Angeles High School graduates, from left, Hannah Basden, Zoe Smithson, Peyton Rudd and Jenna McGoff inflate balloons that will adorn a car taking part… Continue reading

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Port Angeles High School graduates, from left, Hannah Basden, Zoe Smithson, Peyton Rudd and Jenna McGoiff inflate balloons that will adorn a car taking part in Friday's graduation parade through the streets of Port Angeles from Ediz Hook to the high school. The parade, which was developed to honor graduates after COVID-19 forced the cancellation of commencement in 2020, was kept as a prelude to the conventional ceremony at Port Angeles Civic Field.
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BCH Peninsula Chapter members enjoy friendship and a hearty breakfast before their annual Rhody Ride at Miller Peninsula.

HORSEPLAY: Annual ‘OPEN the Trails’ fundraiser slated in July

HEY! SOME LOCAL horse owners are scrambling to find feed for their stock animals. I was told by more than one hay seller that we… Continue reading

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BCH Peninsula Chapter members enjoy friendship and a hearty breakfast before their annual Rhody Ride at Miller Peninsula.

Ice cream social set Sunday

The Sequim Prairie Grange will host an ice cream social from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday. The ice cream will be served… Continue reading

Orca lecture set Sunday

Cindy Hansen will present “Preventing Extinction — the Story of Southern Resident Orcas” at 3 p.m. Sunday. The free lecture is part… Continue reading

Book discussion groups online throughout June

The North Olympic Library System will continue its book discussion groups online throughout June. • The Second Saturday Book Discussion Group will… Continue reading

Christian Writers Group to meet

The Olympic Peninsula Christian Writers Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The public is invited to attend the free Zoom meeting. To… Continue reading

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Tim O’Neill, Ginger Fortier and Honey Neimann, all from Port Townsend and members of Jefferson County Master Gardeners Foundation, pick weeds and do other clean up at Dahlia Park, on the corner of 10th St. and Sims Way in Port Townsend on Wednesday afternoon. The association took over the maintenance of the garden from the city in 2003 and volunteers like these make certain the park is always looking nice and appropriate for the season.

Garden grooming in Port Townsend

Tim O’Neill, Ginger Fortier and Honey Neimann, all from Port Townsend and members of Jefferson County Master Gardeners Foundation, pick weeds and do other clean… Continue reading

Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News

Tim O’Neill, Ginger Fortier and Honey Neimann, all from Port Townsend and members of Jefferson County Master Gardeners Foundation, pick weeds and do other clean up at Dahlia Park, on the corner of 10th St. and Sims Way in Port Townsend on Wednesday afternoon. The association took over the maintenance of the garden from the city in 2003 and volunteers like these make certain the park is always looking nice and appropriate for the season.

ISSUES OF FAITH: Life and death part of the natural cycle

The comedian and actor Groucho Marx said, “I intend to live forever, or die trying.” None of us knows when death might come. We generally… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2022
  • By Jason Bringhurst For Peninsula Daily News

Olympic Unitarian Universalist Fellowship speaker set for Sunday

Bruce Bode will present “Our National Faith” at 11 a.m. Sunday. Bode will be the guest speaker at Olympic Unitarian Universalist Fellowship.… Continue reading

Sequim City Band to offer ‘A Little Water Music’

The Sequim City Band’s second concert of its 2022 Concerts at the James summer season kicks off at 3 p.m. Sunday at the… Continue reading

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith.

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith will present “The Power of Imagination” at Unity in Port Townsend

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith will present “The Power of Imagination” at 11 a.m. Sunday The service is at Unity in Port Townsend,… Continue reading

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith.
The Rev. Larry Schellink will present “I of the Storm #5: Knowing Our Purpose” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Schellink is the pastor at Unity in the Olympics, 2917 E. Myrtle Ave.

Weekend program scheduled for Unity in the Olympics

The Rev. Larry Schellink will present “I of the Storm #5: Knowing Our Purpose” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Schellink is the pastor… Continue reading

The Rev. Larry Schellink will present “I of the Storm #5: Knowing Our Purpose” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Schellink is the pastor at Unity in the Olympics, 2917 E. Myrtle Ave.
Standing, from left to right, are Andrea Reise, Harvey Reise, Beth Walker, Julie Catterson, Ruthie Brandt and Ricky Ewing.

Clallam Mosaic receives $2,500 donation

1st Security Bank recently donated $2,500 to Clallam Mosaic. The donation is part of the bank’s Community Reinvestment Act. Clallam Mosaic works to empower individuals… Continue reading

Standing, from left to right, are Andrea Reise, Harvey Reise, Beth Walker, Julie Catterson, Ruthie Brandt and Ricky Ewing.