Topic: Education

Piano, Violin and Guitar

Written on April 27, 2016 at 5:51 am, by

Fred Yock­ers of Spring Street Inter­na­tion­al School shares this invi­ta­tion with you… Come see and hear Gavin Goodrich, Spring Street Inter­na­tion­al School sopho­more, and guest per­form­ers in a Con­cert of piano, vio­lin and gui­tar music held in the Gubel­man The­atre of the San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre this Fri­day, April 29th at 7:00 pm. Admis­sion is by dona­tion  Con­tin­ue Reading

$8k Contribution to Local Non-profits from Amerigroup Washington

Written on April 27, 2016 at 5:30 am, by

The fol­low­ing is a press release con­tributed by Ameri­group Wash­ing­ton… San Juan Coun­ty Non Prof­it Orga­ni­za­tions, Ameri­group Wash­ing­ton Help Address Res­i­dents’ Health Needs $8,000 con­tri­bu­tion sup­ports inno­v­a­tive pro­grams aimed at help­ing improve the health of local res­i­dents Every­day count­less orga­ni­za­tions in San Juan Coun­ty work to improve the health of our com­mu­ni­ties and empow­er res­i­dents  Con­tin­ue Reading

Got Job!

Written on April 26, 2016 at 5:43 am, by

Min­nie Knych of North­west Work­force Coun­cil shares this reminder with you… Did you know that many of the good jobs in our coun­ty are nev­er adver­tised?  There are a num­ber of employ­ers look­ing for depend­able work­ers right now.  Are you look­ing for a job?  If so, call the Career Cen­ter to find out how we can help.  Con­tin­ue Reading

Annual Meeting & Luncheon for LWV

Written on April 25, 2016 at 5:42 am, by

Dr. Joe Gay­dos to be Keynote Speak­er The League of Women Vot­ers of the San Juans will be hold­ing their annu­al meet­ing on May 9th at Vin­ny’s restau­rant from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Dr. Joe Gay­dos of SeaD­oc Soci­ety will be the keynote speak­er, giv­ing a pre­sen­ta­tion on the impact of increased ener­gy exports  Con­tin­ue Reading

EDC 7th Annual Economics Luncheon

Written on April 24, 2016 at 5:05 am, by

EDC presents 7th Annu­al Eco­nom­ics Lun­cheon with Not­ed Busi­ness Leader, Econ­o­mists Join the San Juan Coun­ty Eco­nom­ic Devel­op­ment Coun­cil (EDC) for the 7th Annu­al EDC Eco­nom­ics Lun­cheon, held at Brick­works on Fri­day, June 17th from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. The EDC’s annu­al eco­nom­ics lun­cheon explores recent data on trends in the econ­o­my, and poten­tial  Con­tin­ue Reading

“History Lives Here”, May 2016

Written on April 22, 2016 at 5:45 am, by

Every May the Town of Fri­day Har­bor, the Islands’ his­tor­i­cal muse­ums, orga­ni­za­tions and local busi­ness­es pull out the stops to cel­e­brate local his­to­ry. This year the month-long cal­en­dar of events kicks off with some great events you won’t want to miss! Click here to see the fly­er with all the events. For more event infor­ma­tion and  Con­tin­ue Reading

Mayor Lacher Proclaims May is EDS Awareness Month

Written on April 21, 2016 at 5:56 am, by

Affect­ed Fri­day Har­bor Res­i­dents See Promise in Edu­ca­tion­al Pro­mo­tion This month is “Ehlers-Dan­­los Syn­drome Aware­ness Month” on San Juan Island, thanks to last week’s procla­ma­tion made by May­or Car­rie Lach­er. The procla­ma­tion comes as due relief to the Wash­ing­to­ni­ans who strug­gle through each day cop­ing with the effects of the Ehlers-Dan­­los Syn­drome (EDS). Lach­er agreed to  Con­tin­ue Reading

Educational Programs for Boaters

Written on April 21, 2016 at 5:42 am, by

The San Juan Islands offer a vast play­ground for boaters, kayak­ers, divers and any­one wish­ing to be on or near the water. The San Juan Coun­ty Sher­iff and the Unit­ed States Coast Guard Aux­il­iary are work­ing togeth­er to make these activ­i­ties as safe as pos­si­ble for both adults and chil­dren. On April 30 from 9 AM to 5 PM  Con­tin­ue Reading