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‘How to Talk With Your Teen About Sex’ workshop

Beth Jenson, LMHC, and Dr. Julie Gottman are presenting a free parenting…

  • Nov 14th, 2017

Book-signing, reception at Darvill’s

Sample the bounty of the San Juan Islands at Darvill’s Bookstore on…

  • Nov 13th, 2017

Salmonberry School hosts teach-in on ‘Buddhism, Tibet and peace’

Salmonberry School invites the community to attend a day-long teach-in on Buddhism,…

  • Nov 13th, 2017

Be part of Leadership San Juan Islands

Leadership San Juan Islands (LSJI) continues recruiting for Class XIV, with applications…

  • Nov 12th, 2017

Paris Wilson returns to Carnegie Hall

Paris Wilson, a junior at Orcas Island High School, has been invited…

  • Nov 11th, 2017

Turkey Shoot 2017 at the Sportsmen Club

The Orcas Island Sportsmen Club invites the public to come and win…

  • Nov 10th, 2017

Orcas Center seeks international works of art

All Orcas collectors of art from around the world are invited by…

  • Nov 10th, 2017

Talking trans at Emmanuel Episcopal Church

For centuries, several Native American tribes throughout the country have had terms…

  • Nov 10th, 2017

Shake your booty in upcoming dance classes with Tiffany Loney

Attention all adult dancers who would like to add some uptown funk…

  • Nov 10th, 2017

OIFR rescues hiker and her missing dog from cliff in Moran State Park

In an effort that took more than nine hours to execute, Orcas…

Take a trip to the chocolate factory with ‘Willy Wonka’

With a golden ticket, you too can take a tour of Willy…

Ken Speck inducted into broadcast hall of fame

Orcas Islander Ken Speck received the Indiana Broadcasters Association/Indiana Broadcast Pioneers Richard…

  • Nov 9th, 2017

Exchange to open the day after Thanksgiving

The new Exchange reuse facility on Orcas Island will re-open Nov. 24,…

  • Nov 8th, 2017

Comp plan update online survey

You can participate in the San Juan County Department of Community Development’s…

  • Nov 8th, 2017

SeaDoc’s Joe Gaydos talks sea star wasting

Since 2013, a devastating outbreak of sea star wasting disease has killed…

  • Nov 8th, 2017

Carpenter to be ordained

Orcas Island Community Church invites you to join them as they recognize…

  • Nov 7th, 2017

Olga Symphony, More or Less performs Nov. 24

For 19 – or maybe 20 – years, the Olga Symphony has…

Emmanuel shares $6,000 from Market Day

Emmanuel shares $6,000 from Market Day

  • Nov 3rd, 2017

Middle schoolers host bake sale for community Thanksgiving

The Orcas Island Middle School Builder’s Club is going to hold a…

  • Nov 3rd, 2017

Second annual Thanks”Living” celebration

Island Haven Animal Sanctuary invites you to join them to honor their…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Have you taken the Eastsound Vision survey yet?

Submitted by Paul Kamin The last day that Orcas residents have to…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Increased boating safety

The following was submitted by the Coast Guard Auxiliary. At a meeting…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Weekly Horoscope | Nov. 1–7

Check out the weekly horoscope from Music in the Stars Astrology on…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Bolshoi Ballet’s ‘Le Corsaire’ at Orcas Center

The Bolshoi Ballet brings Le Corsaire from the Moscow stage to Orcas…

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Willy Wonka, coming soon

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is coming to Orcas Island on…

  • Oct 30th, 2017

Parent workshop at the Funhouse

“Your brain on conflict Part II – harnessing the power of the…

  • Oct 30th, 2017

Cali Bagby among county winners of GAP grant

Artist Trust has announced the 61 recipients of its 2017 Grants for…

  • Oct 30th, 2017

Annual turkey shoot at the American Legion

Voyle B. Martin American Legion Post #93 will hold its annual Turkey…

  • Oct 30th, 2017

Kick off holiday shopping on Nov. 11

From presents to lights to gift wrap, find what you need for…

  • Oct 30th, 2017

It’s time for A-OK’s Fall Clay Café

On Sunday, Nov. 5, A-OK (Art for Orcas Kids) will host another…

  • Oct 29th, 2017

The secrets of island bats

Submitted by Kwiaht What do our Northwest bats eat? The simple answer…

  • Oct 29th, 2017

All-star dance concert in November

The Island Inspiration All-Stars and the Shooting Stars present another dazzling display…

  • Oct 28th, 2017

An Orcas Halloween | Calendar

Halloween events throughout the island.

  • Oct 28th, 2017

Blood drive a success

Bloodworks Northwest would like to thank the community for its support of…

  • Oct 28th, 2017

First annual Orcas Island ‘Hops on the Rock’ beer festival

In celebration of “NovemBEER,” Orcas Island hosts a weekend of beer events…

  • Oct 26th, 2017

Shaw students win earthquake video contest | Video

Shaw Island School’s 6-8th-grade students won a statewide earthquake preparedness video contest…

  • Oct 26th, 2017

United Way SJC seeks computer donations

Does your organization or business have computers to donate? United Way San…

  • Oct 26th, 2017

Christian school’s sale a success

Submitted by the Orcas Christian School The Orcas Christian School conducts an…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Healing Arts Center’s biannual Healing Arts Fair

It’s nearly time for the Healing Arts Center’s biannual Healing Arts Fair,…

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Weekly Horoscope | Oct. 25–31

Check out the weekly horoscope from Music in the Stars Astrology on…

  • Oct 25th, 2017