Macefield house not Orcas-bound

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Almost two months after it was announced that the nonprofit OPAL Community Land Trust would have the first opportunity to raise funds to move the Edith Macefield House from its location in Ballard to Orcas, OPAL has ended efforts to raise the funds.


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Costume-making workshop

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Join artist Brook Meinhardt for a costume-making workshop at the Funhouse Commons.

Celebrity chef is back

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Mark your calendar and prepare your taste buds, the Farm to Cafeteria Program’s Celebrity Chef at School event is back.


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