Orcas Today: Tuesday, August 8th

Emmanuel Kids’ Day Camp
August 7th-11th from 9:00am-3:00pm at the Emmnuel Episcopal Church
Join us in this cooking and storytelling day camp for children sponsored by Emmanuel Episcopal Church. Ages 8-12, cost is $10 for the entire week.

OICMF Strings Workshop
August 8th from 9:30am-1:30pm at Orcas Center
Festival artist and frequent Musician in Residence Monique Mead is offering this Summer Tune-up Session for string players! Violinists, violists, and cellists high school age and older are all welcome. This workshop is free, (lunch not provided, but do bring your own) and guaranteed to be instructional and inspirational. Please contact Laura Gibbons at 360-376-6636 or laura@oicmf.org for more information or to register.

Painting Class with Terry Johnson
August 8th from 10:00am-1:00pm at the Orcas Center Madrona Room
For more information about classes contact Terry at 360-376-1061 or terry026@centurytel.net

Rock Island Tech Workshop
August 8th from 10:00am-12:00pm at the Orcas Library
This class will focus on using the internet with web browsers. This free class is presented by a Rock Island technical trainer.

Elders in the Garden Series
Tuesdays from 11:00am-1:30pm at Orcasong Farm
This series will include seven weekly hands-on classes to Orcas Elders, ages 55+. Each week Maura Lynn, Orcasong’s market gardener, will teach about different organic garden produce and participants will harvest from the garden and prepare a fresh and healthy lunch together. Transportation is available to and from the Senior Center. There is no fee for this program as it has been funded through OICF. Registration is required, please visit orcasongfarm.org or call Gretchen at 360-317-8220 for more information.

Orcas Kiwanis Club Meeting
August 8th from 12:00-1:30pm at the Community Church Annex
Meets regularly every Tuesday, for more information call 360-376-6847.

Orcas Island Food Bank and Luncheon
August 8th from 12:30-2:00pm at 116 Madrona Street
Free lunch is served in the Fellowship Hall of the Orcas Island Community Church from 12:00-1:30pm. For more information visit http://orcasislandfoodbank.org/

OIPRD Games Galore Day Camp
August 7th-11th from 1:00-4:00pm at Various Locations
Ages 6-14, enrollment is $60. Visit www.orcasparkandrec.org for more information.

Public Meeting: Friends of the Orcas Island Library Board
August 8th at 3:30pm at the Orcas Library
Meets regularly the second Tuesday of the month.

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

Stand Up Paddleboard Racing
Saturdays/Tuesdays at 5:30pm at West Beach Resort
Come show off your skills! Open to everyone ages 12+, $8 entry fee, winner receives a free off-season night stay (restrictions apply).

Drop-In Sports: Outdoor Basketball
Tuesday/Sunday from 6:30-8:30pm at the Buck Park Courts
Ages 16+, this is a free event. Visit www.orcasparkandrec.org for more information.

Open Mic at the Lower Tavern
Tuesdays at 9:00pm
Come enjoy some local talent, or bring your own to showcase!

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