Orcas Today: Tuesday, March 10th

Tax Assistance for Low to Moderate Income Taxpayers
Tuesdays/Fridays By Appointment at the Senior Center
Offered by appointment only on Tuesdays and some Fridays between 9:00am and 4:00pm. This service is provided on a donation basis by Jim Biddick and John Carl and funds raised will be donated to the Senior Center. “This is a tax preparation service only, the tax payer assumes responsibility for all information presented to complete the return and for the accuracy of the return completed with the information provided.” To make an appointment call 360-376-2488, please leave a message with your name and number if you reach our answering machine.

Wilderness First Responder Course
March 2nd-11th at Camp Orkila
Featuring instructors from San Juan EMS, SOLO affiliate school since 2006. Course fee is $600, to be paid directly to San Juan EMS. $500 for accommodations and all meals at Orkila, lodging includes night of March 1st, meals from breakfast on March 2nd to lunch on the 11th. $110 for lunches only, if not staying at Orkila at all. To reserve your spot in the class, send a $100 deposit check ASAP made out to “San Juan EMS” to:
YMCA Camp Orkila
Haley Winchell
PO BOX 1149
Eastsound, WA 98245
For more information, call Haley at 360-376-2678 ext 103

Epic Abs with Marcelo
Tuesdays/Thursdays at 8:30am at Orcas Athletics
Join us for this energetic class targeting your abdominal muscles, increasing intensity throughout the 30 minute session. Classes are free for gym members, non-member pricing is $7 single class, $15 for three classes or $45 for 10 classes. For more information call 360-376-6361.

Power Flow Yoga at Orcas Athletics
Tuesdays/Thursdays at 9:00am
This is a Vinyasa based Hatha Yoga class incorporating over 100 yoga poses. Classes are free for gym members, non-member pricing is $10 per class, $25 for 3 classes or $80 for 10 classes. For more information call 360-376-6361.

Birth-5 Playgroup at the Funhouse
Tuesdays January 6th-April 14th from 9:00-11:00am
Bring your little ones for some social playtime at the Funhouse, no charge.

Painting Class with Terry Johnson
March 10th 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

Spring Tumbling Program at Orcas Christian School
Tuesdays/Thursdays from March 3rd-25th
Grades K-2 from 3:30-4:15pm
Grades 3-6 from 4:15-5:00pm
Cost is $4 per session, or $32 for all 8 sessions. For more information call the OCS main office at 360-376-6683.

Running Club
Tuesdays/Thursdays February 24th-June 18th from 3:30-4:30pm
Runs begin and end at the Funhouse Commons, ages 7-17. Enrollment is $25. Please visit www.oiprd.org for more information.

Chess Club at the Funhouse
Tuesdays January 13th-April 14th from 3:30-4:30pm
Enrollment fee is $20, ages 6-16 welcome.

Italian Community Dinner at OCS
February 10th from 5:00-7:30pm at Orcas Christian School
Featured on the menu is lasagna, spaghetti, steamed broccoli, string beans, french bread and a salad bar–invite your family and friends to this free, all-you-can-eat Italian Dinner! The OCS gym will also be open for games from 5:30-7:30pm.

Gathering of Light
Tuesdays at 6:30pm at 128 Scenic Lane (Near Bartwood Lodge)
“Join us for a weekly gathering of exploring knowledge and techniques for deep awakening. We will learn ancient, and potent meditation techniques, and supporting knowledge that can allow you to experience what you are truly capable of.” For more information email kaivallha@yahoo.com or call 360-317-5332

Seadoc Lecture at Emmanuel Episcopal Church
March 10th at 7:00pm
The Seadoc Society, partnered with YMCA Camp Orkila presents “Shorebirds, Predators, and the Role of Fear,” with Dr. Rob Butler. This lecture is free to the public.

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

Orcas Island Aerial Silks Class
March 10th from 3:30-7:30pm at the Orcas Center
Ages 5 to adult, classes are arranged by age and run approximately one hour. Please contact Maria for details or to sign up at 360-376-6601 or maria_anna7@yahoo.com

Spring Soccer
Tuesdays/Thursdays February 23rd-April 15th from 3:30-5:00pm at Buck Park
Outdoor youth soccer program, ages 6-12. Enrollment is $25, visit www.oiprd.org for more information.

Youth Basketball Fundamentals
Tuesdays/Thursdays February 24th-April 16th at the K-8 Gym
Girls 3:30–4:30pm, Boys 4:45–5:45pm. Ages 10-12, enrollment is $25.

Drop-in Basketball
Tuesdays from 7:30-9:30pm at the Orcas Middle School Gym
Ages 16 and up, admission is $2 per night OR $35 for a 20 pass punch card and everyone is welcome!

Orcas Island Food Bank and Luncheon
March 10th from 12:30-2:00pm at 116 Madrona Street, next to the Community Church
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/

Orcas Kiwanis Club Meeting
March 10th from 12:00-1:30pm at the Fireside Room at the Orcas Island Community Church
Meets regularly every Tuesday, for more information call 360-376-6847

Rosario Music Concert and Narrative
March 10th at 4:00pm
Come learn about the history of the Moran mansion through photographs and music with Christopher Peacock!

Public Meeting: Eastsound Sewer and Water District
February 10th at 4:30pm at the east side of the Airport, Cessna Lane
Meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month.

Orcas Island Wrestling Club
Tuesdays/Thursdays from 5:00-7:00pm at Camp Orkila
Co-ed wrestling club, drop-ins are welcome! Ages 5-18, $80 enrollment fee–scholarships are available! Please contact Jason Dean for more information at 360-388-8624 or 360-376-2816.