Ventriloquist, Alpaca Rescue fundraiser, benefit breakfasts on Peninsula

A ventriloquist performance, an Alpaca Rescue fundraiser and benefit breakfasts are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is available on… Continue reading

Master gardener to speak about ornamental grasses

Master Gardener Janet Oja will provide suggestions for designing a garden which incorporates bamboo and ornamental grasses at noon today. The free… Continue reading

Adventure Club offers outdoor exploration

The sun is peeking out of the clouds, birds zigzag overhead and sounds of the river and children’s laughter fill the air. Adventure… Continue reading

PHOTO: Just a nibble in Port Angeles

A squirrel nibbles on a pine cone on Dry Hill west of Port Angeles on Sunday afternoon.… Continue reading

PHOTO: Raising funds for animals in Port Angeles

A.J. Newland, 9, of Port Angeles pets Slater, a 5-month-old Chihuahua/Doberman pinscher puppy, during a pet adoption and fundraising session for the Olympic Peninsula Humane… Continue reading

PHOTO: Paddle power in Port Angeles

Abby Austin, 15, kayaks in the Port Angeles Harbor as the sun breaks through the clouds Sunday afternoon.… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: April showers bring the to-do list

LET US ALL hope that anything “April Foolish” is over for this year … right? We have endured an end-of-year wind storm knocking out power… Continue reading

BACK WHEN: Readers respond to final picture from the past

SEVERAL READERS RESPONDED to the March picture from the past and recognized it as the Aldwell fire. The fire happened Dec. 12, 1965, at the… Continue reading

HELP LINE: Let Mom in on the conversation for help

THIS IS WEEK 2 of: How can I get mom to accept help? I’m not going to replay all of last week’s column because then… Continue reading

Shakespearean Renaissance Faire at Olympic Theatre Arts

Olympic Theatre Arts is expanding its yearly Shakespearean reader’s theater production into a full scale Renaissance Faire this year. The festivities begin on… Continue reading

Internationally renowned pianist plays Music Live April 9

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will welcome on Tuesday internationally renowned concert pianist Anson Ka-Lik Sin — who won an award at the 2013… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: To save our lives, we must spend them with abandon

HENRY DAVID THOREAU wrote in his journal March 17, 1857: “No mortal is alert enough to be present at the first dawn of spring.” How… Continue reading

Sequim City Band, PAHS Wind Ensemble unite for free concert

The Port Angeles High School Wind Ensemble and Sequim City Band are reuniting to present a free public concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday.… Continue reading

WOW! forum to tackle mystery of headaches

Dr. Tim Guthrie will discuss “Headaches: What are they, why are they and how to make them go away” during a free WOW!… Continue reading

History Tales to feature ‘Hands on History’ student presentations

The North Olympic History Center/Clallam County Historical Society will host the second annual Hands on History presentations at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Members… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Attack of the killer tent caterpillars

They’re baaack. I think invoking an infamous horror movie is so apropos because these voracious demons not only terrorize your trees but leave an eerie,… Continue reading

HELP LINE: How you offer help affects how it’s accepted

SOMETIMES, FOR REASONS known only to the Keeper of Reasons, I seem to get the same question (more or less) from multiple people in multiple… Continue reading

OTA production of ‘First Date’ is cast, in rehearsal

The show, as the idiom goes, must go on — even after a snow-laden interruption. Originally set to stage in February, when snowstorms… Continue reading

Registration still open for many BirdFest activities

Openings are still available for most field trips and activities planned for the 16th annual Olympic BirdFest, set April 12-14, and for the… Continue reading

Genealogy class, benefit Mexican breakfast, wine release party offered on Peninsula

A genealogy class, a benefit Mexican breakfast and a wine release party are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is… Continue reading