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“Lit Chicks” win book group challenge

“Lit Chicks” win book group challenge

Congratulations to the “Lit Chicks” Book Group – Winner of Lopez Bookshop’s…

  • May 21st, 2019
“Lit Chicks” win book group challenge
San Juan County accepting project applications for Home Fund program

San Juan County accepting project applications for Home Fund program

Submitted by San Juan County Health & Community Services San Juan County…

  • May 19th, 2019
San Juan County accepting project applications for Home Fund program
Invitation for an afternoon of free golf

Invitation for an afternoon of free golf

Submitted by the Lopez Island Golf Course If you know that Tiger…

  • May 16th, 2019
Invitation for an afternoon of free golf
Students share stories of Peru

Students share stories of Peru

Submitted by Lopez High School Spanish Club Ten Lopez High School Spanish…

  • May 14th, 2019
Students share stories of Peru
Mobile planetarium at the Lopez School Gym

Mobile planetarium at the Lopez School Gym

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Island Library has partnered…

  • May 14th, 2019
Mobile planetarium at the Lopez School Gym
Lopez Library Musical Petting Zoo

Lopez Library Musical Petting Zoo

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Library invites everyone to…

  • May 14th, 2019
Lopez Library Musical Petting Zoo

D.R.E.A.M. Team Q & A

Submitted by Georgeana Cook Vaping, juuling, dabs or dabbing, are just a…

  • May 14th, 2019

Dump growth requires new safety, staffing measures

Submitted by The Lopez Dump The Lopez Dump as we know it…

  • May 14th, 2019
National Tourism Week: Why Travel Matters to the San Juan Islands

National Tourism Week: Why Travel Matters to the San Juan Islands

Submitted by Barbara Marrett “The best education I have ever received was…

  • May 14th, 2019
National Tourism Week: Why Travel Matters to the San Juan Islands

Oddity

by Colleen James Did you tiptoe through the back door And push…

  • May 14th, 2019
Grange hemp event

Grange hemp event

Submitted by Sue DuMond Hemp and its cousin marijuana are both species…

  • May 14th, 2019
Grange hemp event
Scott Cook performs at the grange

Scott Cook performs at the grange

Submitted by Mandy Troxel Beloved Canadian roots balladeer Scott Cook is coming…

  • May 13th, 2019
Scott Cook performs at the grange

Linnea Anderson: A mom empowering parents

Linnea Anderson: Helping parents

  • May 12th, 2019
American Fingerstyle Guitar Night at Center Church

American Fingerstyle Guitar Night at Center Church

Submitted by Stanley Greenthal Returning to Lopez after their successful debut concert…

  • May 10th, 2019
American Fingerstyle Guitar Night at Center Church
Lopez swim center awarded $1 million from state

Lopez swim center awarded $1 million from state

Submitted by Friends of Lopez Island Pool Hold onto your swim caps.…

  • May 8th, 2019
Lopez swim center awarded $1 million from state

Think globally and act locally

Submitted by Peter Cavanagh The daily barrage of bad global environmental news…

  • May 8th, 2019

Streetcleaners are coming to your neighborhood

Submitted by San Juan County Public Works A monthly street sweeping program…

  • May 8th, 2019
Finding food security

Finding food security

Submitted by Lopez Island Family Resource Center Food is an intrinsic part…

  • May 8th, 2019
Finding food security
Progress Report: Playground-on-the-Green

Progress Report: Playground-on-the-Green

The design is complete; the rocks and logs have been collected; $55,000…

  • May 8th, 2019
Progress Report: Playground-on-the-Green
The voice of your species: a show of 46 voices at the Lopez Island Post Office

The voice of your species: a show of 46 voices at the Lopez Island Post Office

Submitted by Aurore Maren What information would an octopus, a daffodil, a…

  • May 7th, 2019
The voice of your species: a show of 46 voices at the Lopez Island Post Office
Coast Salish Speaker at Lopez Center

Coast Salish Speaker at Lopez Center

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Island Library is pleased…

  • May 5th, 2019
Coast Salish Speaker at Lopez Center
‘A Wheel in Time: Cultivating Roots’ | San Juan County Fair 2019

‘A Wheel in Time: Cultivating Roots’ | San Juan County Fair 2019

2019 San Juan County Fair Theme is “A Wheel in Time: Cultivating…

  • May 2nd, 2019
‘A Wheel in Time: Cultivating Roots’ | San Juan County Fair 2019
‘Living in the Future’s Past’ multi-island film screening | An interview with Jeff Bridges

‘Living in the Future’s Past’ multi-island film screening | An interview with Jeff Bridges

Data on global warming is plentiful. What isn’t well understood by the…

‘Living in the Future’s Past’ multi-island film screening | An interview with Jeff Bridges
Free family swim event for all Lopezians

Free family swim event for all Lopezians

You’re invited to Fidalgo Pool in Anacortes on Saturday, May 4, from…

  • Apr 28th, 2019
Free family swim event for all Lopezians
Volunteers needed for San Juan County Fair photography department

Volunteers needed for San Juan County Fair photography department

We’re going to need help on Tuesday, Aug. 13 from 9 a.m.-6…

  • Apr 27th, 2019
Volunteers needed for San Juan County Fair photography department

Girl Scouts host “Adventures in Slime” workshop

Submitted by Lynda Williams Girl Scouts of Western Washington will be hosting…

  • Apr 26th, 2019

Poetry by Colleen James

TIME TO ROCK ‘N ROLL by Colleen James The melody stays the…

  • Apr 26th, 2019

Community presentation on current trends in education

Submitted by Linda Floodeen, Treasurer Lopez Island Community Scholarship Foundation All community…

  • Apr 26th, 2019

Barbara Carver on Kenya

Submitted by Lopez Bookshop On Friday, May 3 at 7 p.m., Lopez…

  • Apr 26th, 2019

Repair Café at the Lopez Library

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Island Library is pleased…

  • Apr 26th, 2019
Plastic Free Salish Sea Talking Trash workshop

Plastic Free Salish Sea Talking Trash workshop

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Talking Trash is an exciting…

  • Apr 19th, 2019
Plastic Free Salish Sea Talking Trash workshop
Neighborhood playground renovation: for kids, by kids

Neighborhood playground renovation: for kids, by kids

Submitted by Lopez Community Land Trust Lopez Community Land Trust is partnering…

  • Apr 18th, 2019
Neighborhood playground renovation: for kids, by kids

Meeting on preventing drug use in Lopez youth

Submitted by The Lopez Island Prevention Coalition Thanks to data collected in…

  • Apr 16th, 2019

Economic Forecast luncheon to cover ‘Cross-Borders, Cross-Industries’

Join the conversation on “San Juan County – Cross-Borders, Cross-Industries” at the…

  • Apr 16th, 2019
Contributed photo/Vicki Boeckman.

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents Baroque Winds

Submitted by the Salish Sea Early Music Festival The Salish Sea Early…

  • Apr 16th, 2019
Contributed photo/Vicki Boeckman.
Contributed photos/Nutini Photography                                The Burned performing.

The Burned performs on San Juan and Lopez

Submitted by The Burned The Burned will bring their unique brand of…

  • Apr 15th, 2019
Contributed photos/Nutini Photography                                The Burned performing.
Contributed photo                                True Life Trio.

True Life Trio in Concert

Submitted by Stanley Greenthal The Lopez community will have a rare opportunity…

  • Apr 14th, 2019
Contributed photo                                True Life Trio.
State Parks announces two free days in April

State Parks announces two free days in April

Submitted by Washington State Parks The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission…

  • Apr 12th, 2019
State Parks announces two free days in April
Orca talk inspires action

Orca talk inspires action

Orca talk inspires action

  • Apr 12th, 2019
Orca talk inspires action
Lopez Library Patron Appreciation Day on April 24

Lopez Library Patron Appreciation Day on April 24

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library National Library Week is April 7-13.…

  • Apr 12th, 2019
Lopez Library Patron Appreciation Day on April 24