Orcas Today: Monday, May 4th

Yoga with Patsy Stephens
Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30-10:00am at the Orcas Center Madrona Room
Patsy Stephens is certified in Iyengar Yoga, please call in advance before attending your first class at 360-376-2599.

Watercolor Workshop
May 4th-7th from 9:30am-3:30pm at the Olga Community Club
Join us for Caroline Buchanan’s annual watercolor class in Olga! Supplies can be purchased at Office Cupboard, please bring a lunch (or purchase one at the cafe in the newly restored Artworks building!) Registration information can be found at www.buchananwatercolors.com.

Boys Choir
Mondays April 27th-June 15th from 3:15-4:00pm at the Orcas School Band Room
Ages 6-12, 10 week session includes professional music training and end of session concert. $50 enrollment fee, register and find more information at www.oiprd.org or call 360-376-7275.

Mad Scientist Program
Mondays April 27th-June 1st from 3:30-4:30pm at the Funhouse Yurt
Join us for another season of chemistry and experiments for kids ages 6-12! Drop-in fee is $5, free for Funhouse Kids, for more information visit www.oiprd.org or call 360-376-7275.

Advanced Running Club
Mondays/Thursdays March 9th-June 18th from 3:30-5:00pm
Enrollment is $50, ages 12-18. For more information visit www.oiprd.org.

Minors Baseball
Mondays/Wednesdays March 16th-June 6th from 4:00-5:30pm at the Upper Field
All players please bring water, glove and cleats to practice, personal helmets preferred but team helmets are available. Games will be held on Saturdays. Ages 7-10, cost is $75. For more information or to register, call 360-376-7275.

Minors Softball
Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays March 16th-June 6 from 5:30-7:00pm at Buck Park
All players please bring water, glove and cleats to practice, personal helmets preferred but team helmets are available. Games will be held on Saturdays. Grades 3-6, cost is $75. For more information or to register, call 360-376-7275.

Mostly Modern Dance Classes at Orcas Center
Mondays from 5:30-7:00pm
Join us for Kara O’Toole’s Mostly Modern Dance Class, designed for intermediate and advanced adult and teen dancers! “This 10-week series will act as a dance/choreography session that will ultimately feed into the upcoming Across the Universe musical benefit concert. Dancers will perform on Center Stage all four nights of the performance along with a huge cast of local singers and a live band. Performance dates are: May 8, 9, 15, 16. Cost is $90 for entire series.” If you are interested, show up on February 23rd or contact Kara at 360-376-2281, ex. 3.

Joyful Earth Choir with Mila Redwood
Mondays from 6:00-7:30pm at Orcas Mandala Yoga Studio
With special guest, Lawrence Cole. Join us for Joyful Earth, “a non-auditioned community choir on Orcas Island. Together, Laurence and Mila will lead the group in a lively evening of easy-to-learn songs that nourish the soul and enliven the spirit. Come and add your beautiful voices and hearts into the mix. All are welcome, no singing experience required.” Suggested donation is $10, for more information visit www.joyfulearthchoir.com.

Pioneer Kids Club at the Orcas Island Community Church
Mondays from 6:00-7:20pm
“The Monday night club meetings will be organized into Scooters (ages 4-6); Voyagers (first and second graders); Pathfinders (third and fourth graders); and Trailblazers (fifth and sixth graders). Teams of two adults will lead groups of kids in skill-building activities like crafts, baking, music, drama and more as well as Bible exploration, games, Bible memory and prayer.
Parents can register by phone or at the church office, open Tuesday through Friday from 10:00am to 2:00pm. A registration fee of $15 helps to cover materials and supplies, and scholarships are available as needed. Pioneer Clubs will run this winter thru May.”  For more information call Kelly Carpenter at 360-376-4038 or email kcarpenter15@outlook.com. We welcome parent volunteers, come get involved!

Homework Club at the Funhouse
Monday-Thursday from 4:30-5:00pm
Come get help with those tough assignments and get in the running to win cool prizes, 1st-6th grade welcome.

Open Gym: Pickleball
May 4th from 7:30-9:30pm at the OHS Gym
$2 drop-in fee, punch cards available for purchase. For more information email Marcia at marciaw@oiprd.org, or call 360-376-7275.

Early Kids MMA/Karate
Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays from 4:30-5:30pm at Eastsound MMA Studio
Ages 10-14, $150 per month. Find more information at www.eastsoundmma.com

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

Weight Watchers Meeting
May 4th at 5:30pm at the Funhouse Commons
After two years of meeting on Saturdays, Weight Watchers has moved to Monday evenings! Weigh in is at 5:30pm followed by the meeting at 6:00pm.

Community Dance Lesson at Oddfellows
May 4th from 7:00-9:00pm at Oddfellows Hall
This lesson will be centered around the Waltz! Instruction begins at 7:00pm with dancing beginning at 8:00pm. Free of charge and no partner needed.

Blue Monday at Random Howse
May 4th at 8:00pm
Featuring blues music by Skye and the Frequent Flyers, with special guests. No cover, ages 21+.