Orcas Today: June 26th-28th

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.

Summer Theater Camp
June 22nd-26th from 9:30am-3:30pm at Orcas Center
Jake Perrine and Grace McCune host this camp focused on the variety and creativity of theater arts. Camp fee is $200, open to boys and girls ages 7-13. Please call (360) 376-2281 extension 2 for more information or to register.

Children’s Story Hour at Darvill’s Bookstore
June 26th from 11:00am-12:00pm
Bring your kids in for story time with Jude–and why not enjoy a coffee while you’re here!

Skateboard Camp at the Skate Park
June 22nd-26th from 1:00-4:00pm
Join instructor Marcus Medeiros for a week-long camp for ages 7-12! Camp fee is $25, visit www.oiprd.org to register.

Will & Estate Planning Workshop
June 26th from 2:00-4:00pm at the Emmanuel Parish Hall
The Orcas Island Community Foundation hosts presenter Anthony McCormick, of Seattle’s Perkins Coie Law Firm, for this useful workshop. Tickets are $10 and available online at www.oicf.us and at the OICF office.

Soccer Camp with Peter Quies
June 22nd-26th from 4:00-7:00pm at the Buck Park Fields
Join Peter Quies, former professional soccer player and NCAA coach, for a week-long camp for boys and girls ages 5-14. Camp fee is $150 or $35 per day, visit www.oiprd.org to register. Can’t make it work this week? There will be second session available in August as well.

Pub Night at the Orcas Hotel featuring Martin Lund and Gene Neary
June 26th at 6:00pm
Pub Night is officially back, featuring live music with Gene Nery and Martin Lund. No reservations required, seating is first come, first served.

Celebrate Recovery
June 26th at 6:00pm at Orcas Senior Center
Join us for this faith-based 12 step program, open to everyone. For more information email celebrate.recovery.orcas@gmail.com or call Paul at 360-376-3273.

Pokemon Club
June 26th 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
June 26th from 5:00-9:00pm at the Funhouse Commons
7th-12th graders are welcome to join the regular game group every Friday!

Teen Night at the Funhouse
June 26th 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.

Readers Theater at Random Howse
June 26th at 7:30pm
Presented by the Actors Theater of Orcas Island, join us for the first installment of the summer Readers Theater series! This weeks performance stars local actors Aimee Johnson, Chris Evans, Pat Ayers, Rebecca Herman, Frank Michels and Ron Herman. The play is not suitable for children, as it contains strong language. The Random Howse will open at 6:00pm, serving light food service and full bar. Tickets are $10 and are available at Darvill’s Bookstore, Random Howse at the door or through the Actors Theater website: www.orcasactors.com.

Rosario Music Concert and Narrative
June 26th & 27th at 4:00pm
Come learn about the history of the Moran mansion through photographs and music with Christopher Peacock! Also take a peek around the mansion and enjoy our annual Festival of the Trees!

Live Music at Deer Harbor Inn
June 26th & 27th 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.

48th Anniversary Celebration at Island Hardware & Supply
June 27th from 7:30am-3:30pm
Featuring the Kiwanis Breakfast from 7:00-10:00am, continuing with crafts, contests and lots of BBQ food! Live music by Dr. Dirty & The Band du jour. Also enjoy a 20% Discount on all cash sales (excluding power tools, fuel & specialty items).

On Screen at Seaview Theater: Mad Max Fury Road
June 26th & 27th at 8:00pm
Rated R, starring Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron and Nicholas Hoult.

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.

Orcas Island Farmers Market
June 27th from 10:00am-3:00pm
The market is back–local goods and food at the Village Green!

The Fifth Annual Orcas Island Cider & Mead Festival
June 27th from 11:00am-4:00pm at the Village Green
Featuring upwards of 20 favorite West Coast hard cider and mead producers, offering tastes to those over 21 for just $10 per ticket, which includes admission, tastes and a commemorative tasting glass.

Orcas Island Garden Club 2015 Garden Tour
June 27th & 28th from 11:00am-5:00pm
Celebrating 10 years of garden tours with this year’s theme, “Old Favorites and New Discoveries.” The tour includes five fabulous gardens, tickets can be purchased at Darvil’s Bookstore, Driftwood Nursery, Crow Valley Pottery, Smith & Speed Mercantile, online at Brown Paper Tickets or at any of the gardens on the day of the tour. For more information, visit orcasislandgardenclub.org.

Kids Storytime at Orcas Island Library
June 27th at 11:00am in the Children’s Room

Hazardous Waste Roundup
June 27th from 10:00am-2:00pm at the Orcas Solid Waste Site
Bring up to 25 gallons of hazardous waste items to dispose of in a safe manner and free of charge. Some of the things they will be collecting include, but are not limited to auto/boat repair products, chemical cleaning supplies, solvents and thinners, pesticides and weed killers, wood preservatives, oil-based paints and stains, aerosols or any “spray can” that is not a pump, adhesives, pool and photo chemicals, contaminated motor oil or antifreeze, gasoline, kerosene and alcohols.

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

Sail Orcas Youth Sailing Fundraising Dinner
June 27th from 4:00-8:00pm at the Orcas Yacht Club Picnic Shelter
Featuring a silent auction, and a raffle for a beach Laser. Tickets are $35 per dinner (a choice between steak or salmon) and $10 for a youth dinner (a choice between a hamburger or hotdog). Each dinner includes salad, shrimp, a potato and dessert. Tickets can be purchased at West Sound Marina, San Juan Vision and Windermere Realty.

Live Music at Rosario
June 27th from 6:00-9:00pm
Come listen to the musical stylings of local musician, Gene Neary.

Guided Tours of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church
June 27th from 10:00am-2:00pm
The Episcopal Church will be opening it’s doors every Saturday this summer to host guided tours of the beautiful building and introduce visitors to it’s interesting history.

Summer Labyrinth Walk Series Introduction
June 27th from 11:00am-12:00pm in front of the Emmanuel Parish Hall
“The labyrinth is a tool that can enhance your spiritual practice regardless of your faith or tradition. Each event will begin with a short talk followed by an opportunity to walk the labyrinth.” This event is free and open to the public.

Beers & Brats at Rosario
June 28th 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.”

Adult Flag Football
Sundays at 2:00pm at Buck Park
Ages 18+, no cost.

Education Foundation Auction & Dinner
June 28th at 5:00pm at Orcas Center
Featuring a barbecue and both a silent and live auction. Among the fabulous auction items are a catered dinner by Roses’ chef Dante Miller, a consultation and trail sessions with running luminary Coach Dennis Dahl, tickets to a Sounders game, and pie-making class with pie “superstar” Abby Rueb. Tickets are $95 and can be purchased online at: www.oief.org or at the Chamber Office. All money raised will go directly into our public schools.

Adult Outdoor Volleyball
Wednesdays/Sundays from 6:30-8:30pm at Buck Park Field 1
Everyone ages 16+ is welcome, this is a free event.

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