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Weekly Horoscope | March 1 to 7

Weekly horoscope from Music in the Stars Astrology on Orcas Island.

  • Feb 24th, 2017

 

Star Wars IV (1977) fundraiser for the Sea View Theatre

Star Wars IV (1977) will be shown on Saturday, Feb. 25 at…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

 

Dancers bring ‘Musical Manifestos’ to life

Anthony the Dancer is known for presenting shows that are a melting…

 

‘Spamalot’ debuts on center stage

Doug Bechtel is a veteran theatre director, but he hasn’t produced something…

Photography exhibit at Orcas Senior Center

For all of March and the first half of April, the walls…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Walk the stewardship red carpet

Submitted by the Stewardship Network. Did you know its award season here…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Anderson-Toombs’ work featured at Orcas Center

Visit the lobby of Orcas Center during the month of March to…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Dingman and Miller make WSU President’s Honor Roll

Dove L. Dingman and Lilly H. Miller of Eastsound made Washington State…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Beginning strings class after school

A beginning strings class for young students interested in playing violin, viola…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

“Saint Joan” at Orcas Center

The National Theatre production of “Saint Joan” is broadcast live from London…

  • Feb 19th, 2017

‘Rusalka’ at Orcas Center

Orcas Center presents the New York Met’s “Rusalka” by Dvořák streaming Live…

  • Feb 18th, 2017

Watch 1977 ‘Star Wars’ on the big screen; prizes for best costume

“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…” Luke Skywalker…

  • Feb 16th, 2017

When pigs swim

If only pigs could fly, they wouldn’t have to swim. Ferry workers…

Catkin Café hosts student chef winner

By Ashley Randall, Farm to Cafeteria Coordinator On Feb. 3, Catkin Café…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Spanish Club seeks help visiting Cuba

Submitted by Luke Pietsch It is 1962. The Beatles’ first hit single,…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Orcas Recycling Services swap meet

Orcas Recycling Services (ORS) will host a community swap meet at the…

  • Feb 13th, 2017

Killer whales are more loving, than deadly

They’re not killer whales; they’re lovers. “Orcas have very intense social bonds,…

The poetry of tides

Jonathan White would watch his wife and son walk out the door…

Romance Q&Awith Mary Anna and Geddes Martin

How did you meet? We met in Portland, Oregon, at a restaurant…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Valentine’s dance at OddFellows

A Valentine Dance will be held at the Odd Fellows Hall on…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Orcas Center streaming ‘Swan Lake’

“The Bolshoi Ballet” performs Tchaikovsky’s classical masterpiece “Swan Lake” from the Moscow…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Salon concert with Parker

Jon Kimura Parker returns to Orcas Island for a Salon Concert on…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Kaleidoscope to offer evening child care

Looking for a reliable, licensed childcare option for an evening out? Kaleidoscope…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Upcoming Orcas art events

Newly formed Orcas Island Art Activism (OIArtA) will hold a silent candlelight…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Traveling through life with true love

On the morning of River and Shandra Augenstein’s 18th wedding anniversary, they…

Artist Focused Marketing Workshop

There are no clear avenues when you are an artist, and marketing…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Cupid’s Closet Flea Market 2017

Visit the annual cupid’s closet flea market on Saturday, Feb. 11, from…

  • Feb 7th, 2017

Lions club luncheon

The Orcas Lions will hold a luncheon meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 8…

  • Feb 6th, 2017

Orcas Island art scene takes a wild turn | Guest column

By Josh Moshe Culp Assembling a world-class art museum takes time, resources…

  • Feb 6th, 2017

Two Orcas Island High School musicians earn top awards at regional competition

A big yellow busload of Orcas Island High School musicians journeyed to…

  • Feb 5th, 2017

‘Amadeus’ to stream at Orcas Center

‘Amadeus’ to stream at Orcas Center

  • Feb 1st, 2017

First Responders Ball at Random Howse

On Saturday, Feb. 11 at 7:30 p.m., the public is invited to…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents ‘Immortal French Baroque: Viola da Gamba and Friends’

Two internationally renowned early music soloists will come from Germany and Montreal…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Community news briefs

Veggie potluck The next monthly Veggie Potluck and Movie will be Sunday,…

  • Jan 31st, 2017

‘Grease’ sing-a-long

Orcas Center will screen a sing-a-long version of the movie “Grease” starring…

  • Jan 31st, 2017

Mager wins salmon derby

San Juan Island resident Rustie Mager won the 38th Annual American Legion…

  • Jan 30th, 2017

“SEED: The Untold Story” film to show

Orcas Island Film Festival and the San Juan Islands Agricultural Summit Team…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

8Stem: a music revolution

The next big thing in music is here – and it originated…

American Legion membership drive

The Voyle B. Martin American Legion Post #93 is a nonprofit organization…

  • Jan 24th, 2017

Sing along to the movie Grease

Orcas Center will screen a sing-a-long version of “Grease” starring John Travolta…

  • Jan 24th, 2017