Topic: Education

Garden Club Hosted Excursion: Olympic Peninsula

Written on April 14, 2016 at 5:43 am, by

The San Juan Island Gar­den Club will host an overnight excur­sion to the Olympic Penin­su­la next month. The tour will include a vis­it to Heronswood, a botan­i­cal gar­den of unpar­al­leled beau­ty. We will also look in on Far Reach­es Farm. This farm is plant obsessed hav­ing dis­play gar­dens with a plant or two you have  Con­tin­ue Reading

Business Startup 101 Workshop

Written on April 11, 2016 at 5:45 am, by

Entre­pre­neurs are invit­ed to attend the San Juan Coun­ty Eco­nom­ic Devel­op­ment Council’s upcom­ing FREE half-day work­shop enti­tled “Busi­ness Start­up 101” on Thurs­day, May 5th. Par­tic­i­pants will learn the build­ing blocks of start­ing a suc­cess­ful busi­ness from experts in the legal, account­ing and bank­ing fields. The half-day event will be led by local attor­neys Peter God­du  Con­tin­ue Reading

EDC Pricing Workshop

Written on April 10, 2016 at 5:47 am, by

EDC offers FREE busi­ness work­shop on pric­ing prod­ucts & ser­vices The San Juan Coun­ty Eco­nom­ic Devel­op­ment Coun­cil will present a FREE work­shop on pric­ing of prod­ucts & ser­vices for small busi­ness own­ers and entre­pre­neurs on Lopez Island, Tues­day, May 3rd from 12–2pm at the Lopez Island Fire Depart­ment meet­ing room. Advance reg­is­tra­tion is required. Pric­ing  Con­tin­ue Reading

Dining for Scholars Thanks You

Written on April 8, 2016 at 2:23 pm, by

Dear Island Neigh­bors, On behalf of the San Juan Island Ser­vice Schol­ar­ship board I would like to extend a heart­felt thank you to every­one who came out on March 31st to sup­port our annu­al Din­ing for Schol­ars event. It was won­der­ful to see so many com­mu­ni­ty mind­ed friends and fam­i­lies din­ing out to sup­port the  Con­tin­ue Reading

Bicycle Repair Workshop

Written on April 8, 2016 at 5:40 am, by

Island Rec – Bicy­cle Road­side Repair Work­shop Spring is upon us and now is the time to tune-up your bike. The dead­line is fast approach­ing for Island Rec’s Bike Repair Class. The class is on Sat­ur­day, April 23rd , from 9:00 to 12:30. This will be held at Spring Street Inter­na­tion­al School in their cam­pus court­yard.  Con­tin­ue Reading