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Portnite Summer Nerf Battles announced

A&H Evergreen Art Studio will sponsor Portnite Summer Nerf Battles from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through August. The… Continue reading

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith.

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith will explore Sacred Imagination at Unity in Port Townsend

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith will present “Original Blessing” at 11 a.m. Sunday The service is at Unity in Port Townsend, 3918 San… Continue reading

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith.
The Rev. Bill Evans

Unity speaker set for presentation

The Rev. Bill Evans will present “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Heaven” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Evans will be… Continue reading

The Rev. Bill Evans
Lisa T. Painter Endowed Scholarship recipient Lacey Bishop

University Women’s Foundation of East Jefferson County awards scholarships

The University Women’s Foundation of East Jefferson County recently awarded more than $70,000 in scholarships to 24 local women. The recipients are:… Continue reading

Lisa T. Painter Endowed Scholarship recipient Lacey Bishop
Master weeder Mehdi demonstrate weeding techniques this weekend.

Weeding workshop scheduled Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Mehdi will present free weeding workshops from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Brian’s Food Bank Garden on… Continue reading

Master weeder Mehdi demonstrate weeding techniques this weekend.

Singer-songwriter to perform Friday in Port Townsend

Rainshadow Recording will host Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Abby Posner at 7:30 p.m. Friday at The Palindrome at Eaglemount Cidery. Tickets are $20… Continue reading

Hospice volunteer orientations scheduled

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County will conduct both an online orientation and an in-person sessions for potential volunteers. The online session will… Continue reading

Applied behavior analysis presentation scheduled this week

Joan Gitelman will present “What Is Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)” on Zoom this week. Gitelman’s presentation, sponsored by Clallam Mosaic and Clallam… Continue reading

Jefferson County seeks volunteers for its parks board

Jefferson County is seeking two volunteers for its Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. The seats represent county commissioner districts 1 and 2.… Continue reading

Supply drive to benefit Foster Supports of Jefferson County

Express Employment Professionals will host a supply drive from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through Thursday, June 30. The… Continue reading

From left are Annette Hanson, Tuttie Peetz, Shelli Robb-Kahler and Powell Jones.

Dungeness River Nature Center receives $8,500 donation

Sound Community Bank recently donated $8,500 to the Dungeness River Nature Center to help complete the center’s Watershed Exhibit Hall. The exhibit hall will showcase… Continue reading

From left are Annette Hanson, Tuttie Peetz, Shelli Robb-Kahler and Powell Jones.
Joy Wentzel

Port Townsend High School librarian honored with Howard Learned Award

Joy Wentzel has received the Howard Learned Award for the 2021-2022 school year. Wentzel, a librarian at Port Townsend High School, was… Continue reading

Joy Wentzel
The Sequim Valley Lions Club recently donated $1,500 to Clallam Mosaic to support programs for individuals with developmental disabilities and special needs. 

Pictured, from left to right are David Blakeslee, Ruth Grant, Linda Edwards, John Riley, Steve Sahnow, Dianne Dooley, Pat Phillips, Dave Bonham and George Dooley.

Sequim Lions Club makes Clallam Mosaic donation

The Sequim Valley Lions Club recently donated $1,500 to Clallam Mosaic to support programs for individuals with developmental disabilities and special needs. Pictured, from left… Continue reading

The Sequim Valley Lions Club recently donated $1,500 to Clallam Mosaic to support programs for individuals with developmental disabilities and special needs. 

Pictured, from left to right are David Blakeslee, Ruth Grant, Linda Edwards, John Riley, Steve Sahnow, Dianne Dooley, Pat Phillips, Dave Bonham and George Dooley.
Photo Andrew May.... Here is a prime example of the diversity of Dahlia's as cut flowers not only strong stems but an amazing array of colors shapes and sizes.

A GROWING CONCERN: Don’t dilly-dally on dahlias

SINCE THIS IS the final Sunday in my all-time favorite month, and it’s Memorial Day weekend, full of family and barbecues, let me give you… Continue reading

Photo Andrew May.... Here is a prime example of the diversity of Dahlia's as cut flowers not only strong stems but an amazing array of colors shapes and sizes.
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High school equestrians Maggie Anderson, left, Sydney Hutton, Libby Swanberg and Joanna Seelye prepare to enter the arena for the Grand Entry at Washington High School Equestrian Team (WAHSET) State Finals.

HORSEPLAY: Port Angeles and Sequim high school equestrians place at state finals

SEEMS LIKE FOREVER and a day since I rode horseback, yet when my desire to just get up and go kicked into high gear, that’s… Continue reading

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High school equestrians Maggie Anderson, left, Sydney Hutton, Libby Swanberg and Joanna Seelye prepare to enter the arena for the Grand Entry at Washington High School Equestrian Team (WAHSET) State Finals.
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John Kent, commander of VFW Post 1024 of Port Angeles, rings the Liberty Bell replica in honor of Clallam County veterans who have died in the previous month during the monthly rememberance ceremony on Friday at Veterans Park in Port Angeles. A total of 29 veterans were recognized with a chiming of the bell for each.

Monthly memorial ringing

John Kent, commander of VFW Post 1024 of Port Angeles, rings the Liberty Bell replica in honor of Clallam County veterans who have died in… Continue reading

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John Kent, commander of VFW Post 1024 of Port Angeles, rings the Liberty Bell replica in honor of Clallam County veterans who have died in the previous month during the monthly rememberance ceremony on Friday at Veterans Park in Port Angeles. A total of 29 veterans were recognized with a chiming of the bell for each.

‘Great Pushback’ topic for Friday

Shadram Hadian will present “The Great Pushback: Preparing the End Time Church to Counter the Great Reset” at 6 p.m. Friday. Hadian,… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: Keep fighting the good fight

from church to work to doing stuff downtown, from here to Sequim and even Seattle and… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2022
  • By Keith Dorwick For Peninsula Daily News
Jefferson County children's librarian Scott Bahlmann placed new stories at H.J. Carroll Park in Chimacum

Jefferson County StoryWalk gets upgrade

Children’s librarian Scott Bahlmann has replaced the stories in the Jefferson County Library’s StoryWalk installation in H.J. Carroll Park, 9884 state Highway 19.… Continue reading

Jefferson County children's librarian Scott Bahlmann placed new stories at H.J. Carroll Park in Chimacum

OUUF speaker slated for Unitarian program

David Roche will present “Love at Second Sight, or the Power of Facial Difference” at 11 a.m. Sunday. Roche will be the… Continue reading