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The main cast of Calendar Girls, left to right: Bailey Sande, Bev Leyman, Suzanne Gropper, Lesley Liddle, Melinda Milligan and Holly King. - Meredith M. Griffith/ staff photo

Calendar Girls

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 3:00PM

The play is based closely on the film of the same name and sports a cast of 10 women and four men.


Community Events, August 2015

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Jazz festival to debut

  • Aug 23, 2015 at 1:00PM

Lund has orchestrated a new annual Orcas Island Jazz Festival this Labor Day weekend, a three-night celebration featuring musicians from Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo as well as from Seattle.

Carl Berger to perform

  • Aug 22, 2015 at 3:00PM

The concert begins promptly at noon, and it is important to be seated by then, as the doors will be closed when the concert begins.

Art for everyone: subsidized ticket program launches at Orcas Center

  • Aug 21, 2015 at 1:00PM updated at 3:22PM

“It means a lot to us to be able to offer this to the community,” said O'Toole. “We want to reduce any barriers for community members not coming to Orcas Center.”

BODaLO in concert

  • Aug 16, 2015 at 8:00AM

Performing at the Brown Bag Concert at noon in Emmanuel Church on Wednesday, Aug. 19


  • Eth-Noh-Tec: Kinetic Story TheatreTales from master storytellers Nancy Wang and Robert Kikuchi-Yngojo, founders of Eth-Noh-Tec.
  • Maurine Talks Books
  • Notes from the KelpSan Juan Island composer Alex Shapiro blogs about life, memories, area ecology and more. Recent posts describe her first ever crabbing adventure, in an aluminum canoe no less, watching orcas from Lime Kiln park, and the plastic farm animals in her neighbors yard.
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