Orcas Today: September 25th-27th

Introduction to Pilates Workshop
Wednesdays/Fridays at 9:00am at Center Works Studio (The front of the Athletic Center Building)
Joins us for one of our gateway classes to the studio! Strengthen, tone, improve your balance and flexibility! The workshop is designed around beginning mat work with a discussion about the history of the craft. Over the course of the workshop we will move to more intermediate mat work and props, and well as introducing work on two pieces of apparatus-the tower and the reformer. After completing the workshop you are welcome to join any class offered by the studio! Enrollment for the 7 week program is $168.00 plus tax, for more information or to register call 360-376-3659.

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
September 25th from 11:00am-12:00pm
Bring your kids in for story time with Jude–and why not enjoy a coffee while you’re here!

Class Series: An Intro to Islam
Fridays September 4th-December 4th at 12:00pm at the Emmanuel Parish Hall
You’re invited to come explore this twelve-session introductory series on Islam. Each class will begin by watching a video presentation by Prof John Esposito, Ph.D. from Georgetown University followed by a group discussion. This event series is free and open the public, registration can be done at the Parish Hall.

Bike Repair Workshop
Fridays from 3:00-4:30pm at the Funhouse Commons
3rd grade and up. Enrollment is free for Funhouse members and a $10 drop-in fee for non-members. Kid bikes, helmets and tools donations to work with are appreciated.

Pokemon Club
September 25th from 3:30-5:00pm at The Funhouse Art Yurt
Ages 6-10, enrollment is $10 plus cost of personal supplies. Come learn to play and master the popular card game!

Magic Trading Card Game
September 25th from 5:00-9:00pm at the Funhouse Commons
7th-12th graders are welcome to join the regular game group every Friday!

Celebrate Recovery
Fridays at 6:00pm at the Senior Center
Join us for this faith-based, 12 step program open to everyone. The program is designed to help with a wide range of issues from stress, divorce, grief, chemical dependency, co-dependency, eating issues, physical/sexual/emotional abuse or any other hurts or habits.

Teen Night at the Funhouse
September 25th from 6:00-10:00pm
“Join us every Friday for a variety of activities, food, music, arts, mentors, and hanging out with inspiring people.” 7th-12th grade welcome.

Pub Night at the Orcas Hotel featuring Martin Lund and Gene Neary
September 25th at 6:00pm
Featuring live music with Gene Nery and Martin Lund. No reservations required, seating is first come, first served.

Gospel Open Mic at Random Howse
September 25th at 6:30pm
Come share your talent, or enjoy the talent of others!

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

Orcas Dental Van
September 25th & 26th at the Orcas Community Church
“This program is made possible thanks to Dr. Ivans, Dr. Bailey, Dr. Rodgers and Dr. Brar and their staff who generously donate their services. Additional support is provided by the Community Church, the Orcas Island Community Foundation, the Lions, Kiwanis and a team of volunteers and donors.”

Rosario Music Concert and Narrative
September 25th & 26th at 4:00pm
Come learn about the history of the Moran mansion through photographs and music with Christopher Peacock.

Kings Football
Tuesday-Saturday from 4:30-5:45pm at the OHS Football Field
Ages 8-10, enrollment is $150 plus travel costs. Saturday games will vary in time depending on the schedule, for more information visit www.oiprd.org.

Live Music at Deer Harbor Inn
September 25th & 26th from 5:00-9:00pm
On Friday it’s flamenco guitar with Farhad Hanjan and Saturday, Live Piano with Ron Meyers. Call 360-376-1040 for reservations or more information.

Visit the Park for Free!
September 26th at Moran State Park
Visit the park for free, no Discover Pass needed for day-use! Island residents will also receive 10% off at the gift shop at the top of Mt. Constitution.

Orcas Island Farmers Market
September 26th from 10:00am-3:00pm
The market is back–local goods and food at the Village Green!

Kids Storytime at Orcas Island Library
September 26th at 11:00am in the Children’s Room

American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life
September 26th at 12:00pm on Friday Harbor
This year’s theme is “Islands of Hope.” For more information email geoff.weatherbie@cancer.org. To donate food items or money, contact Carol or Bogdan at 360-376-4198.

Drop-in Soccer at Buck Park
Tuesdays/Wednesdays at 3:30pm, Saturdays from 9:00-10:15am. Ages 16 and up, no entry fee.

Live Music at Rosario
September 26th from 6:00-9:00pm
Come listen to the musical stylings of local musician, Gene Neary.

On Stage at Orcas Center: Whale of a Show
September 26th at 6:30pm
“It’s time for the Orcas all-kid talent show! Directed by Didier Gincig and crew, this annual event is an opportunity to see children and youth of all ages share their performing arts talents including singing, dancing and musicianship. Skits and family acts also. All ticket proceeds benefit Orcas Center’s youth programs.”

Dancing at Random Howse
September 26th at 7:00pm
Come get your ballroom dancing on with everything from the Waltz to the Tango beginning at 7:00pm. At 10:00pm the music will switch to Latin dance music to continue the evening festivities. No cover, dinner is served from 6:00-9:00pm.

Beers & Brats at Rosario
September 27th from 12:00-9:00pm
“Enjoy Beers & Brats, featuring Happy Hour specials every Sunday in the Moran Lounge. Chalkboard food specials, drink specials and trivia with Peter Vinson at 6:00pm.”

Open Intermediate Tennis
Wednesdays/Sundays 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.

Red Rabbit Farm Dinner Series
Sundays at 6:00pm
As always, these dinners feature the great cooking of Chef Christina. Dinner begins at 6:00pm, and is BYOB (Bring your own bottle.) Tickets are $75, please make your reservations at redrabbitfarm@rockisland.com or call 360-376-3208.

Adult Outdoor Soccer
Sundays from 6:30-8:30pm at Buck Park Field 3
Everyone ages 16+ is welcome, this is a free event.

Adult Indoor Volleyball
Wednesday/Sunday from 7:00-9:00pm at the K8 Gym
Ages 16+, drop-in fee is $2.