Topic: Recreation

San Juan Booster Draft Tournament

Written on January 11, 2019 at 5:43 am, by

Fundrais­er for Sea Scouts — Send an email to Eric Stone to Sign Up Today – Tour­na­ment Will Be: Feb­ru­ary 2nd at the Fri­day Har­bor Yacht Club from 9:00 to 3:00. Every par­tic­i­pant will go home with 60 new Ravini­ca Alle­giance cards plus enough mana for a new deck. Prizes for top win­ners. Cost is $20 ($17  Con­tin­ue Reading

Boo Boo’s Boxing

Written on January 10, 2019 at 5:43 am, by

Boo­Boo is adding a new class to her reper­toire — start­ing Thurs­day, Jan 17, she’ll be offer­ing a co-ed class once a week. Attached is a fly­er with her win­ter sched­ule. As always, no pre­vi­ous box­ing expe­ri­ence nec­es­sary. “She puts on a great, what I call, box­ing-cir­cuit training/boot camp kind of class!” ~ T.W.

New Workshops at The Studio

Written on January 8, 2019 at 5:49 am, by

Hap­py New Year. The Stu­dio want­ed to share 3 new work­shops that we are offer­ing this Jan­u­ary and Feb­ru­ary! Shar­a­lyn Lehman will instruct a Pilates for Run­ners work­shop that will run for 2 Sun­days. This work­shop will focus on how to uti­lize Pilates to improve run­ning, work on tech­nique to run smarter and safer, and  Con­tin­ue Reading

Winter Family Arts Days Begin This Saturday

Written on January 8, 2019 at 5:45 am, by

Fam­i­ly Art Days are a fun time for fam­i­lies of all ages. Every­one is inspired by imag­i­na­tive top­ics such as: Flo­ra, Fau­na and Fun­gi: Draw­ing from Nature, inspired by Maria Sibyl­la Merian’s work or Cre­at­ing Nat­ur­al Images on Sun­print paper. The first class is From Birds to Fly­ing Machines, inspired by Leonar­do Da Vin­ci designs.  Con­tin­ue Reading

Master Gardeners Native Plant Workshop

Written on January 7, 2019 at 5:46 am, by

Inter­est­ed in using native plants in your land­scape?  There are many won­der­ful rea­sons to use PNW natives: they are often long-lived and don’t need main­te­nance, they pro­vide year-round col­or and gar­den inter­est, they can be used to sta­bi­lize hill­sides and pre­vent ero­sion, and some are drought and heat tol­er­ant, help­ful in a warm­ing cli­mate. And  Con­tin­ue Reading

Resolution Run Results

Written on January 3, 2019 at 5:52 am, by

Lili Lyne, Recre­ation Spe­cial­ist with Island Rec, shares this recap of this year’s Res­o­lu­tion Run, held on Tues­day morn­ing, Jan­u­ary 1st… I’ve attached a press release below to adver­tise our annu­al Res­o­lu­tion Run of 2019 results! We had 43 par­tic­i­pants includ­ing chil­dren. Even bet­ter, about half of our run­ners and walk­ers braved the cold and par­tic­i­pat­ed  Con­tin­ue Reading

2019 Campsite Reservations for San Juan County Residents

Written on January 1, 2019 at 9:55 am, by

San Juan Coun­ty Parks & Fair is offer­ing advance camp­ing reser­va­tions for peo­ple who reside in our coun­ty year-round! Choose from San Juan Coun­ty Park, San Juan Coun­ty Fair­grounds (RVs only), Odlin Coun­ty Park, and Shaw Coun­ty Park for any dates in 2019.  Res­i­dent reser­va­tions must be made direct­ly through our admin office and are not  Con­tin­ue Reading

Island Senior: A New Year, A Fresh Start

Written on December 30, 2018 at 11:51 am, by

Island Senior is a reg­u­lar col­umn on the San Juan Update writ­ten by Peg­gy Sue McRae… The New Year begins and after the indul­gences of the hol­i­days many of us enjoy the oppor­tu­ni­ty to take the old cal­en­dar down and give our­selves a fresh start. Instead of res­o­lu­tions, I know some peo­ple who pre­fer to start the  Con­tin­ue Reading