Notes from the Island — May 10

Posted May 10, 2022 at 6:00 am by

  • The Eco­nom­ic Devel­op­ment Coun­cil has raised near­ly $46,000 in sup­port of busi­ness­es affect­ed by the April 7 fire in Fri­day Har­bor. Select­ed mem­bers of the EDC board recent­ly fin­ished review­ing the grant appli­ca­tions sub­mit­ted by the affect­ed busi­ness­es, and grant checks will start mak­ing their way to busi­ness own­ers lat­er this week.
  • The Fam­i­ly Resource Cen­ter’s kinder­garten kick­off takes place on Thurs­day from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the ele­men­tary school. It’s a chance for incom­ing kinder­gart­ners and their fam­i­lies to meet with school staff and learn more about what to expect dur­ing the 2022–2023 school year.
  • The sec­ond Sus­tain­able Tourism Man­age­ment Plan com­mu­ni­ty meet­ing takes place tonight over Zoom from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The con­tent of this meet­ing is specif­i­cal­ly focused on San Juan Island — here’s the agen­da.
  • The San Juan Islands Con­ser­va­tion Dis­tric­t’s Youth Con­ser­va­tion Corps is still accept­ing appli­ca­tions for its out­door stew­ard­ship pro­gram for stu­dents age 12–18, but the dead­line to apply is this Thurs­day.
  • There’s a moth­er-son glow dance tak­ing place on Fri­day at 6:30 p.m. at the Fair­grounds. Tick­ets are $10 per family.

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One comment...

  1. Thank you for includ­ing us, Jeff! And for all your great arti­cles, too!

    Comment by Victoria Compton on May 13, 2022 at 4:39 pm

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