Orcas Today: Thursday, January 1st

Annual Polar Bear Plunge
January 1st at 11:00am sharp at the Cascade Lake Swimming Area
“Disco Dive” is our theme, come dive into the new year with a brisk swim in Cascade Lake! This event is free, but donations gratefully accepted to support the Orcas Island Junior Rowing Club. Please call 360-376-6935 or email martin@orcasislandrowing.org for more information.

New Year’s Day at Doe Bay Cafe
January 1st from 10:00am-2:00pm
Start the year off right with a delicious brunch at Doe Bay!

Public Meeting: Eastsound Planning Review Committee
January 1st at 3:00pm at the Eastsound Fire Hall
Meets regularly the first Thursday of the month.

Parks and Rec Boys SWISH League
5th/6th Grade Monday/Wednesday/Thursday from 5:30-7:00pm at the OHS Old Gym
7th/8th Grade Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday from 6:00-7:30pm at the OHS New Gym
Practice times vary, $90 enrollment fee. Please call 360-376-PARK for more information.

Rosario Music Concert and Narrative
January 1st at 4:00pm
Come learn about the history of the Moran mansion through photographs and music with Christopher Peacock!

Open Mic and Pizza Night at Doe Bay Cafe
January 1st Cafe is open 5:00pm-10:00pm, Open Mic Starts at 7:30pm.
Come enjoy local talent and great fresh pizza on Thursday nights!  A percentage of each slice of pizza benefits The Orcas Island Junior Rowing Club.

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.

Drop-In Teen Futsal
Thursdays 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
January 1st from 5:30-6:30pm at 116 Madrona Street, next to the Community Church
For more information visit http://orcasislandfoodbank.org/