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Jeff Arnim

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Notes from the Island — March 25

March 25, 2022 at 6:00 am

Make time to catch the spring exhibits at the San Juan Islands Muse­um of Art, includ­ing FIAT LUX, a sculp­tur­al instal­la­tion of fab­ric, paint, ink, cloth, inter­fac­ing and paper by Gail Grin­nell. SJIMA is open Fri­day through Mon­day from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. SJI­MA’s take-home fam­i­ly art pack for this week is a splash-and-pour  Con­tin­ue Reading

Sprinting into spring

March 24, 2022 at 7:51 pm

Island Jobs: San Juan Island Library seeks Outreach & Technology Librarian

March 24, 2022 at 9:56 am

The San Juan Island Library Dis­trict is seek­ing a tech-savvy, col­lab­o­ra­tive, com­­mu­ni­­ty-dri­ven indi­vid­ual to be their Out­reach and Tech­nol­o­gy Librar­i­an. Learn more in the Island Jobs sec­tion of the San Juan Update.

Notes from the Island — March 24

March 24, 2022 at 6:00 am

The daf­fodils around the box­elder tree are locat­ed at the Beaver­ton Marsh Pre­serve along Roche Har­bor Road. They’re believed to date back to the 1930s when the prop­er­ty was home­stead­ed. Cyn­thi­a’s Bistro is serv­ing their free Kitchen Sink Din­ners tonight from 4:30 to 6 p.m. It’s almost time for the San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre’s spring  Con­tin­ue Reading

Not to be taken from this room

March 23, 2022 at 8:22 pm

Island quilters lend a hand to young Ukrainian refugees

March 23, 2022 at 3:36 pm

A cou­ple of weeks ago, Clau­dia Pfeil, the so-called Ger­man Ambas­sador of Quilt­ing, put out an online request for eight-and-a-half-inch quilt blocks in the col­ors of the flag of Ukraine. Togeth­er with her co-work­ers and vol­un­teers, she hoped to make quilts for chil­dren who had fled to Ger­many from the war in Ukraine. That request  Con­tin­ue Reading

Island Jobs: Animal Protection Society hiring two Animal Care Team Members

March 23, 2022 at 10:33 am

The Ani­mal Pro­tec­tion Soci­ety – Fri­day Har­bor is hir­ing two Ani­mal Care Team Mem­bers, one part-time and one full-time. Learn more in the Island Jobs sec­tion of the San Juan Update.

Notes from the Island — March 23

March 23, 2022 at 6:00 am

The San Juan Island Food Co-op has local­ly grown kiwis from Mitchell Bay Farm & Nurs­ery. Coho Restau­rant is doing a dim sum pop-up (think dumplings and steam buns) this Fri­day from 6 to 11 p.m. The San Juan Island Com­mu­ni­ty Foun­da­tion recent­ly launched an inter­ac­tive vol­un­teer direc­to­ry that allows you to search for oppor­tu­ni­ties  Con­tin­ue Reading