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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

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  • 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

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  • Oct 25th, 2017

New deputy Nawn arrives on Orcas

A little over a month ago, Rodney Nawn, his wife Natalie and…

Orcas Park and Rec looking for running coaches

Orcas Park and Rec is looking for coaches to join the Running…

  • Oct 24th, 2017

Sons of American Legion donates shoes to 97 Orcas kids

Orcas Community Resource Center would like to extend its gratitude to the…

  • Oct 23rd, 2017

Orcas Island High School homecoming | Photos

Orcas Island High School celebrated homecoming during the week of Oct. 16-20…

  • Oct 23rd, 2017

‘Addams Family’ comes to Orcas

Beginning Oct. 26 Orcas Center will feature the award-winning show “The Addams…

  • Oct 22nd, 2017

Free ‘Boo-seum’ events at historical museum

Get Halloween gifts, take guided tours, watch scary movies, come in costume…

  • Oct 22nd, 2017

Orcas Loving Care expands services

Orcas Loving Care Adult Family Home has been serving the aging and…

  • Oct 22nd, 2017

James Elser to speak on ‘Phosphorus, Food and Our Future’

The element phosphorus is essential for the formation of our genes and…

  • Oct 21st, 2017

Kwiaht studies islands’ deer populations

Submitted by Kwiaht How many deer live on the islands? Are they…

  • Oct 21st, 2017

Benefit dinner for Gerry Baker

Gerry Baker needed surgery and, without insurance, racked up some incredible bills.…

  • Oct 20th, 2017

Salmonberry School hosts fall festival

Salmonberry School is pleased to announce the return of its annual Fall…

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Senior center announces new Hearts and Hands director and more

New Hearts and Hands Position The Orcas Senior Center, the Orcas District…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Weekly Horoscope | Oct. 19–24

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  • Oct 18th, 2017

They’re creepy and kooky

Just in time for Halloween, Orcas audiences can enjoy the dark humor…

Experiential Learning at Salmonberry School

Salmonberry School believes that learning is most powerful when it is experienced…

  • Oct 16th, 2017