Topic: Community

Santa’s Mailbox

Written on December 2, 2021 at 5:50 am, by

San­ta is wait­ing to hear from the chil­dren and wants you to know that his mail­box is back and is locat­ed at 180 Web St., in Van Go’s dri­ve­way. Each let­ter that is received will get a reply so please make sure there is a return address and name on the let­ters! The mate­ri­als were  Con­tin­ue Reading

2021 Coat Giveaway

Written on November 30, 2021 at 5:42 am, by

Old Coats, Warm Coats, Short Coats, Long Coats — Kids Coats too! Bring your clean coats with a hang­er to Cyn­thi­a’s Bistro Thurs­day to Mon­days 8:00 to 3:00! We will be hang­ing them on the cor­ner of Nichols Street (On the pick­et fence by Roy’s Dri­ve through), Thurs­days to Mon­days — 8:00 to 3:00 if the  Con­tin­ue Reading

Island Lights Festival

Written on November 29, 2021 at 5:45 am, by

The San Juan Island Cham­ber of Com­merce is proud to announce the Island Lights Fes­ti­val on Fri­day Decem­ber 3rd at 6:30pm! This kick­off event for the Fri­day Har­bor Win­ter­fest is part­ner­ing with Island Rec and of course San­ta Claus. It will be a fun-filled evening when all start gath­er­ing at 6:30pm on Spring Street between 1st  Con­tin­ue Reading

Kitchen Sink Dinners — Feed the Island

Written on November 28, 2021 at 8:51 pm, by

Cyn­thi­a’s Bistro will be offer­ing free take-away meals to any­one who needs a meal or wish­es to have a home cooked meal, Thurs­day Decem­ber 2nd from 4:30 to 6:00 pm. No ques­tions asked, just free food. Stop by Cyn­thi­a’s this Thurs­day to pick up your meal. You may pick up a meal for your­self or for  Con­tin­ue Reading

Old-Fashioned Christmas Market 

Written on November 27, 2021 at 8:10 pm, by

Decem­ber 10th 10am-7pm | Decem­ber 11th 10am-7pm, Brick­works, Fri­day Har­bor The Old-Fash­ioned Christ­mas Mar­ket will light up his­toric Brick­works with a vibrant return!  The pop­u­lar event fea­tures an indoor-out­­­door hol­i­day crafts mar­ket, island food ven­dors, local farm prod­ucts, live music, local liba­tions, and activ­i­ties for kids and grownups alike. Fes­tiv­i­ties have been extend­ed to two  Con­tin­ue Reading

San Juan EMS to Remain Under the Jurisdiction of San Juan County Public Hospital District No. 1

Written on November 26, 2021 at 5:45 am, by

On Novem­ber 2, 2021, res­i­dents vot­ed for San Juan Island EMS to remain under the juris­dic­tion of San Juan Coun­ty Pub­lic Hos­pi­tal Dis­trict No. 1. The Dis­trict will seek to renew its San Juan Island EMS levy in the upcom­ing Feb­ru­ary 8, 2022, elec­tion. Cur­rent­ly, San Juan Island EMS is at the end of a six-year  Con­tin­ue Reading

Let us Give Thanks

Written on November 25, 2021 at 5:50 am, by

The fol­low­ing is a Gar­den Med­i­ta­tion by the late Rev. Max Coots, and it seems very appro­pri­ate to share with you today… Let us give thanks for the boun­ty of peo­ple. For the Chil­dren who are our sec­ond plant­i­ng, and though they grow like weeds and the wind too soon blows them away, may they for­give  Con­tin­ue Reading

The Island Lights Festival!

Written on November 21, 2021 at 9:26 am, by

The San Juan Island Cham­ber of Com­merce is proud to announce the Island Lights Fes­ti­val on Fri­day Decem­ber 3rd at 6:30pm! This kick­off event for the Fri­day Har­bor Win­ter­fest is part­ner­ing with Island Rec and of course San­ta Claus. It will be a fun filled evening when all start gath­er­ing at 6:30pm on Spring Street between  Con­tin­ue Reading