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Land bank provides platform for osprey nests

Land bank provides platform for osprey nests

Submitted by San Juan County Land Bank Have you seen the new…

  • Nov 10th, 2019
Land bank provides platform for osprey nests
‘Island Kids Explain’ Wins ‘Best New Idea’ at DMA West

‘Island Kids Explain’ Wins ‘Best New Idea’ at DMA West

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau It is a truth…

  • Nov 9th, 2019
‘Island Kids Explain’ Wins ‘Best New Idea’ at DMA West
Giant’s Causeway returns to Lopez Center

Giant’s Causeway returns to Lopez Center

(David Johnson/contributed photo)

  • Nov 7th, 2019
Giant’s Causeway returns to Lopez Center

Tickets on sale now for Jingle Bell Dinner

Submitted by Lynne Keeley It’s that time of the year – glittery…

  • Nov 7th, 2019
Open Source Wellness program

Open Source Wellness program

Submitted by the Lopez Island Family Resource Center The goal of the…

  • Nov 6th, 2019
Open Source Wellness program

Tree worker basics with EDC

In partnership with Rain Shadow Consulting, the San Juan County Economic Development…

  • Nov 5th, 2019

40th annual Holiday Bazaar

Submitted by the Lopez Cooperative Preschool The Lopez Cooperative Preschool is excited…

  • Nov 5th, 2019
Wednesday night movies at the library

Wednesday night movies at the library

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library As the days are growing shorter,…

  • Nov 5th, 2019
Wednesday night movies at the library
Lopez 4-H Club honors youth members

Lopez 4-H Club honors youth members

Submitted by Wendy Waxman Kern On Sunday night, the Lopez 4-H Club…

  • Nov 4th, 2019
Lopez 4-H Club honors youth members
Contributed photo                                Angela Anderson.

Anderson joins Land Trust Leadership Council

Submitted by San Juan Preservation Trust Angela Anderson, executive director of the…

  • Nov 4th, 2019
Contributed photo                                Angela Anderson.
Three ferries to turn hybrid

Three ferries to turn hybrid

Submitted by Washington State Ferries Washington State Ferries is moving forward with…

  • Nov 1st, 2019
Three ferries to turn hybrid
Event to launch Fossil Fuel Free by ’33 campaign

Event to launch Fossil Fuel Free by ’33 campaign

Submitted by Transition Lopez Island The current devastation of our planet has…

  • Oct 31st, 2019
Event to launch Fossil Fuel Free by ’33 campaign
Village Trunk or Treat features food and photos

Village Trunk or Treat features food and photos

By Gretchen Wing Special to the Weekly What could be more Halloweeny…

  • Oct 30th, 2019
Village Trunk or Treat features food and photos

Mike. Russ. Christopher. Robert. 2019 | Poetry

by Irene Skyriver For the brother who laughed The Sky cries For…

  • Oct 29th, 2019

National Disability Employment Awareness Month – The Right Talent, Right Now!

Submitted by Sharon Hooper The purpose of National Disability Employment Awareness Month…

  • Oct 29th, 2019
Rocky Horror sing-along at Lopez Library

Rocky Horror sing-along at Lopez Library

PLEASE NOTE: Due to anticipated interest, a free ticket is required for…

  • Oct 29th, 2019
Rocky Horror sing-along at Lopez Library

The Library | Poetry

by Colleen James He was homeless But found shelter in the library…

  • Oct 29th, 2019
Vote Carol Steckler | Letter

Vote Carol Steckler | Letter

Carol Steckler has a vast array of skills suited to the Lopez…

  • Oct 29th, 2019
Vote Carol Steckler | Letter
Backyard dragons, zombies and mysterious aliens

Backyard dragons, zombies and mysterious aliens

Miniature dragons, zombies, monsters with terrifying mandibles and more fascinating insects surround…

  • Oct 28th, 2019
Backyard dragons, zombies and mysterious aliens
Lopez Island Library Levy FAQ

Lopez Island Library Levy FAQ

Submitted by Barbara Orcutt Chair, Friends of Lopez Island Library Board Why…

  • Oct 25th, 2019
Lopez Island Library Levy FAQ
2019 walkabout a success

2019 walkabout a success

Submitted by the Lopez Community Trails Network The 2019 Lopez Walkabout hike…

  • Oct 24th, 2019
2019 walkabout a success
Astrophysicist to talk at Lopez Center

Astrophysicist to talk at Lopez Center

Submitted by Daniel Lystrup The Lopez Center for Community and the Arts…

  • Oct 23rd, 2019
Astrophysicist to talk at Lopez Center
Drug take-back day this Saturday

Drug take-back day this Saturday

Submitted by the Lopez Island Prevention Coalition With prescription drug misuse and…

  • Oct 22nd, 2019
Drug take-back day this Saturday
McKasson McDonald McLane in concert

McKasson McDonald McLane in concert

Submitted by Stanley and Kip Greenthal This fall season continues to bring…

  • Oct 21st, 2019
McKasson McDonald McLane in concert
‘Rocky Horror Show’ opens on Halloween at Orcas Center

‘Rocky Horror Show’ opens on Halloween at Orcas Center

Four years after the launch of the modern gay rights movement, Richard…

  • Oct 18th, 2019
‘Rocky Horror Show’ opens on Halloween at Orcas Center
Friends of the San Juans/Contributed photo

Citizen scientists needed for forage fish surveys

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Friends of the San Juans…

  • Oct 17th, 2019
Friends of the San Juans/Contributed photo

Flu shot clinic dates

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

  • Oct 15th, 2019
Open house for Youth Mentoring Program

Open house for Youth Mentoring Program

Submitted by Gretchen Wing Special to the Weekly Looking for a way…

  • Oct 15th, 2019
Open house for Youth Mentoring Program
EDC offers free electrical basics training

EDC offers free electrical basics training

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council The San Juan…

  • Oct 14th, 2019
EDC offers free electrical basics training
Lopez Center to Celebrate 20 years with free Saturday dance and Sunday potluck

Lopez Center to Celebrate 20 years with free Saturday dance and Sunday potluck

by Migael Scherer Special to the Weekly Everyone is invited to Lopez…

  • Oct 13th, 2019
Lopez Center to Celebrate 20 years with free Saturday dance and Sunday potluck
Conservation district to hold event in honor of orcas

Conservation district to hold event in honor of orcas

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Conservation District Recent news of the…

  • Oct 11th, 2019
Conservation district to hold event in honor of orcas
Domestic violence awareness month

Domestic violence awareness month

Submitted by SAFE San Juans October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and…

  • Oct 10th, 2019
Domestic violence awareness month

Ballot tabulating equipment testing Oct. 18

Submitted by the San Juan County Auditors Office A “Logic and Accuracy”…

  • Oct 8th, 2019

Bill Blair and Dale Davidson read at Lopez Bookshop

Submitted by Lopez Bookshop Join the Lopez Bookshop for an evening of…

  • Oct 8th, 2019
Disaster prep for business – it makes sense | Guest column

Disaster prep for business – it makes sense | Guest column

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council As storm season…

  • Oct 8th, 2019
Disaster prep for business – it makes sense | Guest column

Rocking | Poetry

by Colleen James I loved rocking my baby to sleep I’m crazy…

  • Oct 8th, 2019
Contributed photo.

San Juan fire districts recognized

Submitted by San Juan Islands Fire Districts The four fire districts of…

  • Oct 8th, 2019
Contributed photo.

Leadership San Juan Islands open house Oct. 7

Submitted by Leadership San Juan Islands Leadership San Juan Islands is pleased…

  • Oct 7th, 2019
Beginner knitting circle at Lopez Library

Beginner knitting circle at Lopez Library

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library As the season for getting cozy,…

  • Oct 7th, 2019
Beginner knitting circle at Lopez Library
Wurst Golf Tournament results

Wurst Golf Tournament results

Submitted by Jim and Shanley Lett Sept. 7, 2019, marked the fourth…

  • Oct 7th, 2019
Wurst Golf Tournament results