Topic: People

Chardonnay Shopping in Friday Harbor on December 9th

Written on December 7, 2021 at 12:50 pm, by

The Chardon­nay Shop­pers are com­ing and invite you to join them… Bring your masks, your wal­let and join the fun. To the many new res­i­dents on the island, Chardon­nay Shop­ping is an annu­al event where we shop on a spe­cif­ic day to sup­port our local busi­ness­es and restau­rants. Most of the busi­ness­es and restau­rants entice shop­pers with  Con­tin­ue Reading

A Mayor’s Farewell

Written on December 4, 2021 at 4:21 am, by

A let­ter to the com­mu­ni­ty from Fri­day Har­bor May­or Farhad Ghatan… As I reflect on my past eight years work­ing for this coun­cil and the Town I so dear­ly love, I am filled with grat­i­tude for those who have seen fit to allow me to rep­re­sent their inter­ests as well as those who have made  Con­tin­ue Reading

Holiday Art Show

Written on December 1, 2021 at 5:50 am, by

11 San Juan Island Artists Offer New Works at the Fri­day Har­bor Atelier’s Hol­i­day Art Show The pub­lic is invit­ed to a Hol­i­day Open House on Fri­day, Decem­ber 3rd from 4:00 — 7:00 pm “This year more than ever, we want to cel­e­brate local small busi­ness­es and encour­age islanders to give the gift of hand­made art for  Con­tin­ue Reading

Don’t Miss Go Figure! at SJIMA – Closing Soon!

Written on November 22, 2021 at 12:11 pm, by

Islanders and vis­i­tors alike are rav­ing about the cur­rent exhib­it, Go Fig­ure! at the San Juan Islands Muse­um of Art (SJIMA). “Spec­tac­u­lar!” “We went back to see the show a sec­ond time.” “This exhib­it has some­thing for every­one.” “Our out-of-town vis­i­tors were very impressed.” If you haven’t had a chance to vis­it SJIMA dur­ing the Go  Con­tin­ue Reading

PIMC Welcomes New Family Physician

Written on November 22, 2021 at 9:26 am, by

Fri­day Har­bor, WA – Steven Hoang, DO, has joined the Peace­Health Med­ical Group Fam­i­ly Prac­tice at Peace­Health Peace Island Med­ical. Dr. Hoang comes to Peace Island from Spokane, Wash., where he recent­ly com­plet­ed a res­i­den­cy pro­gram through the Uni­ver­si­ty of Wash­ing­ton Fam­i­ly Med­i­cine Res­i­den­cy Net­work. He earned his degree in osteo­path­ic med­i­cine from the Uni­ver­si­ty  Con­tin­ue Reading

Volunteer of the Month

Written on November 8, 2021 at 5:45 am, by

The Ani­mal Pro­tec­tion Soci­ety — Fri­day Har­bor is hap­py to announce Melisa Pin­now as the APS-FH Vol­un­teer of the Month for Novem­ber 2021.  Melisa is known on San Juan Island as a local cat expert and con­sul­tant, she also vol­un­teers her time as an APS-FH kit­ten fos­ter par­ent.  Fos­ter­ing under­age kit­tens is a vital aspect  Con­tin­ue Reading


Written on November 4, 2021 at 5:54 am, by

Aging but Not Slow­ing Down (well not slow­ing down too much any­way) Louise and John Dus­trude have enjoyed out­door activ­i­ties all their lives — boat­ing, (includ­ing sail­ing, row­ing and canoe­ing), hik­ing, walk­ing and bik­ing to name a few. How­ev­er, a few years ago, notic­ing that her sense of bal­ance wasn’t what it used to be,  Con­tin­ue Reading

Artists’ Reception at SJCT

Written on November 4, 2021 at 5:45 am, by

The Fri­day Har­bor Ate­lier wish­es to thank The San Juan Island Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre for host­ing sev­er­al mem­ber artists in an exhib­it fea­tur­ing their recent works in the the­atre lob­by dur­ing the pro­duc­tion of Mama Mia. The exhib­it fea­tures the art of Deb­bie Daniels, Tere­sa Smith, Ali­son Engle, Shan­non Borg, Pamela Hoke, Jen­ny Banks, Jan Mur­phy,  Con­tin­ue Reading