The next blood drive will be on Thursday, July 30, from noon to 6 p.m.
Tansy ragwort can also cause human liver damage and should never be used as an herbal remedy or tea.
Market Day is a major fundraising project, with all proceeds going to our Orcas Island community.
Lawn mowers also cause fires by “rock strikes,” when a mower‘s metal blades hit a rock, causing sparks that ignite dried grass.
Volunteers are needed to help with the photography department at the San Juan County Fair. Folks are needed on Aug. 11 to help hang photos and judge the entries.
Crow Valley Pottery presents its annual Potter’s Fest opening Friday, July 17.
Cali Bagby will be taking over as interim editor of the Journal of the San Juans in Friday Harbor. She will continue to publish the Islands’ Weekly on Lopez in addition to her new position.
Orcas Christian School is now offering space to rent for events, special occasions or ongoing meetings. Fees are $25 per hour for nonprofits, $30 per hour for individuals or for-profit enterprises.
Many islanders know me as the girl who was hit by a car this April. I’m glad to say that with the help and support of many, I’ve been able to recover swiftly and am almost fully healed.
Orcas Christian School has announced the addition of Greg McKelvey to its staff as the senior high school Bible teacher, junior high math and science and campus chaplain.