Topic: Education

Last Community Dinner of the Season

Written on April 25, 2019 at 5:48 am, by

Liz Var­varo of the FHHS Food for Thought pro­gram shares this announce­ment… Greet­ings Com­mu­ni­ty Din­ner Guests! Next Wednes­day, May 1st will be the last Com­mu­ni­ty Din­ner of the 2018–19 School Year! Join us from 5:30–7:30 in the Fri­day Har­bor High School Com­mons for a MEXICAN FEAST! Meals are $15 for Adults and $7 for Chil­dren  Con­tin­ue Reading

Tap Into the Power of Dragons!

Written on April 25, 2019 at 5:45 am, by

Find Your Calm. Find Your Cen­ter. Find Your Pow­er. For those seek­ing that elu­sive ‘more,’ join us in Shaman Style 5 Drag­ons Qigong. It begins on Thurs­days, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, May 2 through June 27 at Fri­day Har­bor Dance Stu­dio. This is an ancient Chi­nese mind/body tech­nique to enhance the body’s bio-ener­­gy sys­tem for  Con­tin­ue Reading

Tai Ji Quan: Moving For Better Balance

Written on April 24, 2019 at 5:48 am, by

Seniors and Peo­ple with Bal­ance Dis­or­ders CAN Stay Active Sum­mer is com­ing — you’ll want to be as active as you can. Don’t let shaky bal­ance or fear of falling stop you. Train now to stay active with Tai Ji Quan: Mov­ing For Bet­ter Bal­ance (TJQMBB). Foun­da­tion 1A ses­sion runs Wednes­days and Fri­days, 10:30 –  Con­tin­ue Reading

Living in the Future’s Past

Written on April 22, 2019 at 9:03 am, by

“Can look­ing at evo­lu­tion help us pre­dict the future of human­i­ty?” — Jeff Bridges Fri­day Har­bor Film Fes­ti­val invites you to a free screen­ing of the award win­ning doc­u­men­tary, Liv­ing in the Future’s Past nar­rat­ed by Acad­e­my Award win­ner Jeff Bridges on Fri­day, May 3rd at 7:00 pm at Brick­works. In this beau­ti­ful­ly pho­tographed tour  Con­tin­ue Reading

School Board Meeting

Written on April 21, 2019 at 10:17 am, by

On Wednes­day April 24, 2019, the San Juan Island School Dis­trict Board of Direc­tors will hold a reg­u­lar School Board Meet­ing at 5:00 pm in the high school library.  This is an open pub­lic meet­ing.  All pub­lic com­ment, with the excep­tion of pub­lic hear­ings on pol­i­cy, bud­get or oth­er spe­cif­ic items, will be heard dur­ing  Con­tin­ue Reading

Naturalist Training Program

Written on April 20, 2019 at 9:03 am, by

Join the San Juan Island Nat­u­ral­ist Pro­gram! We’re look­ing for vol­un­teers who are con­fi­dent in shar­ing their knowl­edge about whales, the Sal­ish Sea, and being West­side stew­ards. Help peo­ple watch, enjoy, and learn about whales from sta­tions at the West­side Pre­serve, just south of Lime Kiln Point State Park. San Juan Island Nat­u­ral­ist Pro­gram Train­ing Agen­da  Con­tin­ue Reading

Spring Riot Workshop

Written on April 15, 2019 at 5:48 am, by

Join florist Siri Thor­son in explor­ing the inter­sec­tion of Dutch Mas­ter opu­lence and con­tem­po­rary flo­ral design. Work­ing with local and organ­i­cal­ly grown spring blooms, stu­dents will cre­ate a mod­ern cen­ter­piece inspired by the still life painters of the 17th and 18th cen­tu­ry. Basic prin­ci­ples of foam-free flo­ral design using a flower frog will be cov­ered,  Con­tin­ue Reading

School Board Meeting

Written on April 14, 2019 at 5:44 am, by

On Wednes­day April 17, 2019, the San Juan Island School Dis­trict Board of Direc­tors will hold a Spe­cial School Board Meet­ing in the High School Library, 45 Blair Ave.  This is an open pub­lic meet­ing and is sched­uled for 5:00 pm.  Two inter­views will be held for the school board posi­tion vacan­cy. The Board will  Con­tin­ue Reading