Orcas Today: May 19th-21st

Ladies Intermediate Tennis
Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 9:30-11:00am at the Buck Park Courts
This event is free and open to ladies ages 18 and up.

Children’s Story Hour at Darvill’s Bookstore
May 19th at 11:00am
Bring your kids in for story time with Jude–and why not enjoy a coffee while you’re here!

Pokemon Club
Fridays January 6th-June 16th from 3:30-5:00pm at The Funhouse
Ages 6-10, enrollment is $10 plus cost of personal supplies. Come learn to play and master the popular card game!

OIPRD Baseball: Majors
Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 3:30-5:30pm at the Buck Park & School Fields
OIPRD baseball and softball is for ages 7-14. Games will be held on Saturdays. Enrollment is $95, please visit www.orcasparkandrec.org for more information.

OIPRD Baseball: Juniors
Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 3:30-5:30pm at the Buck Park & School Fields
OIPRD baseball and softball is for ages 7-14. Games will be held on Saturdays. Enrollment is $95, please visit www.orcasparkandrec.org for more information.

OIPRD Baseball: Minors
Monday/Wednesday/Friday 4:30-6:00pm at the Buck Park & School Fields
OIPRD baseball and softball is for ages 7-14. Games will be held on Saturdays. Enrollment is $95, please visit www.orcasparkandrec.org for more information.

Firewise Presentation
May 19th from 5:00-7:00pm at the Eastsound Firehall
Warmer and drier weather is just around the corner, so now is the time to concentrate on doing what you can to protect your home and belongings in case of wildfire. Come learn more at this workshop on being firewise!

OIPRD Softball: Majors
Monday/Wednesday/Friday 5:30-7:00pm at the Buck Park & School Fields
OIPRD baseball and softball is for ages 7-14. Games will be held on Saturdays. Enrollment is $95, please visit www.orcasparkandrec.org for more information.

Live Music at Deer Harbor Inn
May 19th & 20th at 5:00pm
Come enjoy dinner with live music featuring Ron Myers! Please call 360-376-1040 for reservations.

On Stage at Orcas Center: Rock of Orcas
May 19th & 20th at 7:30pm
The creative team of Grace McCune and Jake Perrine serve up Orcas Center’s next musical fundraiser extravaganza! This show will dive headlong into grandiose 80’s rock with a massive local cast including three choirs, three dance classes, and two live bands! All proceeds benefit Orcas Center. There will also be an exclusive dinner on May 13th at 5:00pm for those who purchase a $60 dinner and Rock of Orcas ticket.

Karaoke at the Lower Tavern
Fridays at 9:30pm
Come sing your heart out!

Orcas Island Farmers Market
May 20th from 10:00am-3:00pm
Local goods, food and fun at the Orcas Village Green!

Botanical Kitchen Workshop Series
May 20th from 10:00am-4:00pm at Orcasong Farm
Engage in a journey through the seasons and the senses, explore healing plants and culinary medicines. Each unique session will feature healing plants, botanical and ecological insights, harvesting practices, medicine making essentials, folk remedies, hands on kitchen creation and much more! Register for one or all four workshops held on May 20th, July 22nd, August 19th and October 14th.

Steve Resch Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament
May 20th at the Orcas Island Golf Course
On March 26, 2016 Steve Resch lost his battle with cancer. In honor and in support of Steve’s request, the first annual Steve Resch Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament is being held this year! For more information email Trina Latshaw at tlatty21@gmail.com.

Holocaust Presentation
May 20th at 12:00pm at the Orcas Community Church
Join Noemi Ban, 94-years old, a Hungarian-born American Jew and survivor of the Holocaust, speaking on her life. She is a Golden Apple Award-winning lecturer, public speaker, and teacher residing in Bellingham.

Open Intermediate Tennis
Wednesdays/Saturdays at the Buck Park Tennis Courts
Wednesdays from 3:00-6:00pm, Saturdays from 8:30-11:00am. This is a free event that runs all summer. For more information visit www.oiprd.org.

Orcas Island Forest School Spring Soiree
May 20th from 5:00-8:00pm at West Beach Farm
Help us kick off our spring IndieGogo campaign with a lively, family-friendly party! Featuring music by Mandy Troxel, Libby Valuzzi, Brother for Sale, and The Crow Valley String Band. Tickets are $25. Admission includes wood-fired pizza, salad and a drink. Children under 12 are free.

Live Music at Rosario
May 20th from 6:00-9:00pm
Come listen to the musical stylings of local musician, Gene Neary.

Cruise into History
May 21st at 12:00pm at the Orcas Ferry Landing
This year’s theme is “Sentinels of Orcas Island and Surrounding Waters” and focuses on main waterways, markers, navigation lights, hours, and light stations. Tickets are $99 + tax per person and includes lunch from Orcas Village Store and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Courtesy of Orcas Island Eclipse Charters & Whale Watch Tours, this is a benefit for Orcas Island Historical Museums.

Drop-in Basketball
Tuesdays/Sundays from 5:30-7:30pm at the OHS Gym
Ages 18 and up, admission is $2 per night and everyone is welcome!

Drop-In Sports: Adult Outdoor Soccer
May 21st from 6:30-8:30pm at Buck Park
Ages 16+, this event is free.