San Juan County Master Gardeners have started their plant problem diagnostic clinic. The clinic meets twice monthly on the first and third Thursday, April through September and supports the Master Gardener Farmers’ Market booths on Orcas and San Juan Islands and Lopez Island table at Sunset Builders Supply.
You’ve reached age 65 and are eligible for Medicare, or you’re approaching this milestone. What you may have come to expect from a visit with your primary care provider could look different now.
The ferry system has opened reservations for the summer schedule (June 14 – Sept. 19).
Orcas yoga instructor Marcelo Hamui is offering a yoga and wellness retreat at Doe Bay, April 24 to 27.
It’s time to start concocting your best home-brewed cider or mead to beat Jim Litch and Rachel Bishop – “Best Orcas Brew” first place winners for the past two years.
Robert Arthur Stayton of Santa Cruz, Calif., will speak at the Parish Hall on Wednesday, April 22 at 5 p.m. about a change that’s coming that will set human civilization on a new course for the future as he traces the history and evolution of energy from fire to fossil fuels and the ever-increasing pollution from their unintended consequences.
If you are lucky you might be able to see a pod of orcas playing in the sunshine and splashing in the waves around Orcas Island.
During the nearly two-week telecommunications outage in San Juan County in November of 2013, two horrible situations occurred because first responders could not respond to the most vulnerable in their time of need.
Shelbi Rogers made the dean’s list for winter quarter 2015 at Eastern Washington University.