This coming weekend, Lummi native artists will display their work in the “Visions of Xwe’chi’eXen” art show and sale from Aug. 29 to 31 at Orcas Center.
“It’s about honor and tradition,” said the Orcas Golf Club employee. “And as far as the tournament goes, you have an opportunity to help the community.” The tournament he is referring to is none other than the annual Orcas Center Golf Classic, which raises funds for artistic endeavors at the center.
The exhibit will be partially a retrospective show, beginning with three pieces from her high school days, and then fast-forwarding to when she retired to Orcas Island and began painting in watercolor, later in pastel and more recently in oil.
Learn how climate change impacts the Pacific Northwest in a presentation by Dr. Philip Mote at 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 29, at the Emmanuel Episcopal Parish Hall in Eastsound.
Lindsay Lancaster from Orcas Island has been awarded a Carper Foundation Scholarship of $9,500 for the 2014-15 academic year at Eastern Washington University.
San Juan County was just selected to advance to the quarterfinalist round of the Georgetown University Energy Prize, a $5 million incentive competition to reduce energy consumption.
Emily Byrdine Becker was born in Mt. Vernon on Monday, June 23, 2014 at 10:11 a.m. at 9 pounds, 10 ounces, and 21 1/4 inches long.
This year’s team will be playing in the NCYFL Midget category with games in Friday Harbor and on the mainland. League play will be for ages nine and 10; both boys and girls are welcome to participate.