Orcas Today: June 22nd-24th

Ladies Tennis
Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 11:30am-1:30pm at the Buck Park Courts
This event is free and open to ladies ages 18 and up.

Book Reading at Darvill’s Bookstore
June 22nd at 2:00pm
Joan Stamm will be reading from and discussing her new book A Pilgrimage in Japan: The 33 Temples of Kannon.

Public Meeting: Rotary Club
June 22nd from 4:30-5:30pm at the Eastsound Fire Station
Meets regularly on Fridays.

Live Music at Deer Harbor Inn
Friday-Sunday from 5:00-9:00pm
Featuring Ron Myers, please call 360-376-1040 for reservations.

Chocolate & Yoga Workshop
June 22nd from 6:30-8:30pm at Orcas Mandala Studio
Join us for this tasty and relaxing workshop led by Prajna Yoga Teacher and Chocolatier Jyl Kutsche. Cost is $40.

On Screen at Seaview Theater: Book Club
June 22nd & 23rd at 8:00pm
Rated PG-13.

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

Island Hardware & Supply 51st Anniversary Party
June 23rd from 7:30am-3:30pm
Featuring a Kiwanis breakfast from 7:00-10:00am, contests, crafts and new building products! Come help us celebrate with free popcorn, hot dogs, hamburgers, sodas and coffee. Featuring a live performance by Dr. Dirty &a The Band Du Jour and a 20% discount on all cash sales (except power tools, fuel & specialty items).

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. For more information visit www.oiprd.org.

Orcas Island Farmers Market
June 23rd from 10:00am-3:00pm at the Village Green
Join us for the first outdoor market of the season! Local goods, food and fun at the Orcas Village Green!

Orcas Island Garden Tour
June 23rd & 24th from 11:00am-5:00pm
Six Gardens invite you to explore a variety of special places on our beautiful Orcas Island. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at Driftwood Nursery, Darvill’s Bookstore, Crow Valley Pottery, and all garden locations on tour days only. For more information visit www.orcasislandgardenclub.org

Summer Solstice Parade
June 23rd at 12:00pm in Eastsound
Join us for the 19th Annual Summer Solstice parade! This year’s theme is Animals, Plants and Bugs. This whimsical foot parade will wind its way up North Beach Road to the Stage on the Green for music and dancing. Everyone is invited to participate in this family friendly kick-off to summer!

Rosario Music Concert and Narrative
Saturdays at 4:00pm at the Rosario Mansion
Come learn about the history of the Moran mansion through photographs and music with Christopher Peacock.

Orcas Animal Protection Society Dinner & Auction
June 23rd at 6:00pm at the Outlook Inn
This year Chef Steve Debaste has designed a menu featuring incredible Italian dishes. Sommelier Cole Sisson will once again pair wines to enhance your enjoyment of the food. Tickets are $150 per person and all proceeds benefit the shelter.

Live Music at Rosario
June 23rd from 6:00-9:00pm at the Moran Lounge
Featuring Gene Neary.

Blackbird, Fly
June 23rd at 7:30pm at Orcas Center
Doors open at 6:30, please join us for small bites provided by Wild Island prior to the show.

On Stage at the Grange: Lebedik Yankee
June 23rd at 7:30pm
A new project from one of the world’s foremost Yiddish singers, Sasha Lurje (Latvia) and klezmer/bluegrass violinist Craig Judelman (USA), explores the journey of Yiddish songs from Eastern Europe to America. Tickets are $15, with low income and student discounts.

On Screen at Orcas Center: The Bolshoi Ballet
June 24th at 1:00pm
Featuring Coppelia. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.orcascenter.org.

Unique History Matinee
June 24th at 3:00pm at the Eastsound Fire Hall
This presentation will focus on Sleeping Beauty and Leonardo da Vinci: the History of Spinning Fiber. The presentation includes the history of spinning and weaving and the opportunity to try the spindles yourself! This event is free to the community and all ages are welcome.

Fabulous Fermentation Workshop
June 24th from 3:00-5:00pm at Wild Island
Participants will get hands-on experience in making dairy and coconut water kefir and will take a home their own kefir grains during this workshop brought to you by Orcas Food Co-op. Register today at the Co-op to save your spot, cost is $25 for owners and $30 for the public.

Summer Dinner at Catkin Cafe
June 24th
Featuring an optional wine pairing by Doe Bay Wine Company. Cost is $65, and $95 with the wine pairing. Seating is limited, reservations are recommended.

Drop-In Sports: Adult Co-Ed Softball
Sundays from 5:30-7:30pm at Buck Park
Free to the public, ages 18+. For more information visit www.orcasparkandrec.org.

Live Music at Rosario
Thursdays/Sundays at 6:00pm in the Moran Lounge
Listen to the musical stylings of Martin Lund while sipping craft cocktails in the Rosario lounge.

Drop-In Sports: Adult Outdoor Soccer
Sundays from 6:00-8:00pm at Buck Park
Free to the public, ages 16+. For more information visit www.orcasparkandrec.org.

Drop-In Sports: Adult Outdoor Volleyball
Wednesdays/Sundays from 6:30-8:30pm at Buck Park
Free to the public, ages 16+. For more information visit www.orcasparkandrec.org.