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Things to do This Weekend (Sept. 23-25)

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Sept. 23 and 24: "Mr Darcy Dreamboat" at SJCT

Sept. 23 and 24: "Mr Darcy Dreamboat" at SJCT

The next Off the Rock presentation at San Juan Community Theatre is Camille Cettina's "Mr Darcy Dreamboat" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24, 2016 in the Gubelman Theatre at San Juan Community...

Sept. 24: Know Your Island Walk

Young Hill at English Camp is the location of the Know Your Island Walk from 1 to 4 p.m. September 24, 2016. On this leisurely 2-3 hour interpretive walk up Young Hill, discover how to beneficially...

Sept. 24: All Keyed Up - concert at St. David's

Dorothy Baker, Richard Lind, Bill Moore, and Jenepher Reeves are performing at 4 pm Saturday, September 24, 2016 at St. David's Episcopal Church. This is a program of piano and organ music that is not to...

Sept. 24: Free camping at Odlin County Park on Lopez Island

Join San Juan County Parks for a night of FREE CAMPING on September 24, 2016 and commemorate the 90th anniversary of Odlin County Park. An Act of Congress granted the land to the County for "recreational...

Sept. 24: Day of Caring volunteers needed

Volunteers Needed are needed on Orcas and San Juan Islands for the September 24, 2016 Day of Caring. That's the day United Way of San Juan County and its supported programs get together with community volunteers...

At the Intersection of Art, Poetry, and Nature at SJIMA

At the Intersection of Art, Poetry, and Nature  at SJIMA

Hydrographs and For All We Know, concurrently running exhibitions by two innovative artists and printmakers, Nicole Pietrantoni and Dianne Kornberg will open to the public on September 17, 2016 and run through November 28, 2016.

Sept. 24: Free day at State Parks - Lime Kiln, Moran and…

A Discover Pass isn't needed to park at a state park on Saturday, September 24, 2016. You can park at trailheads or recreation facilities without hanging a Northwest Forest Pass or Discover Pass or paying a...

Sept. 24: Farmers Market - Lopez, Orcas and San Juan Islands

San Juan Island Farmers Market is open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday from April through October at Brickworks Plaza, 150 Nichols Street in Friday Harbor. sjifarmersmarket.com/ Lopez Island Farmers Market is open from 10 a.m...

August 6-Nov. 28: A River of Migration at SJIMA

August 6-Nov. 28: A River of Migration at SJIMA

From August 1-5, artist Gu Xiong installed "A River of Migration" in the Atrium Gallery at SJIMA. The exhibit is open to the public for viewing from Saturday, August 6 to Monday, November 28, 2016.

Sept. 24: Whale of a Show - Orcas Island

Whale of a Show, the annual all-kid talent show, takes place at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Orcas Center. Directed by Didier Gincig and crew, the show includes children and youth of all ages...

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Science, Whales, Climate Change

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Ferries

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Motorcycle rally means heavy ferry traffic - special loading instructions for motorcycles

The Annual Oyster Run motorcycle rally occurs Sunday, Sept 25, 2016 in Anacortes. Motorists can expect a large volume of traffic and loading delays throughout the weekend. In Anacortes, Friday Harbor, and Orcas Island, motorcyclists are...

WSF seeks winter schedule cover art from K-5 students

In honor of the new school year, Washington State Ferries is holding its first drawing contest. WSF prints 400,000 winter ferry schedules every year and distributes them in ferry-served communities and in its 10 ferry terminals...

Fall Ferry schedule starts Sunday, Sept. 18

Washington State Ferries switches to the Fall Schedule on Sunday, September 18, 2016. Four ferries will serve the San Juans/Anacortes route. There will be only one sailing each day to Sidney, B.C. The ferry schedule can...

Prepare for crowded ferries this holiday weekend

A spike in ferry ridership is expected for the Labor Day holiday weekend, September 2-5, 2016. In June and July, 558,000 riders traveled aboard Washington State Ferries on the San Juan Islands/Anacortes route. This is up...

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