Orcas Today: November 8th-10th

Veterans Day Assembly
November 8th at 8:45am at the Orcas High School
Orcas Island School District presents a Veterans Day Assembly beginning with a continental breakfast in the Cafeteria and culminating with an assembly at 9:30am in the High School Gym. All local veterans are invited to the breakfast, as well as for the assembly.

Ladies Tennis
Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 11:30am-1:30pm at the Buck Park Courts
This event is free and open to ladies ages 18 and up.

Medicare Prescription Drug Drop-In
November 8th, 15th & 22nd from 1:00-4:00pm at the Orcas Library
SHIBA volunteers will be at the library to help people review their Prescription Drug coverage. Bring your Medicare card, a list of your prescriptions with the dosage and the frequency you take them. If you need other Medicare assistance all 360-376-5892.

On Screen at Orcas Center: The Metropolitan Opera
November 8th at 1:00pm
Featuring Turandot.

Hops on the Rock Preview
November 8th from 3:00-5:00pm at Island Market
Join us for a tasting of represented breweries that will be at Hops On The Rock Beer Festival!

Public Meeting: Rotary Club
November 8th from 5:00-6:00pm at the Eastsound Fire Station
Meets regularly on Fridays.

Chuckanut Brewery Taps Takeover
November 8th from 6:00-8:00pm at The Barnacle
Come kick off Hops on the Rock weekend–meet our friends from the brewery, enjoy flight specials, beer cocktails and pick up some free swag while it lasts.

Seattle Rock Orchestra Live Music Weekend
November 8th-10th at Doe Bay Resort
Friday – 7:30pm at Doe Bay Cafe, call 360-376-8059 for reservations
Saturday – 8:00pm at Doe Bay Yoga Studio
Sunday – 11:00am Brunch at Doe Bay Cafe with Instrumental String Duets

On Stage at Orcas Center: The Rocky Horror Show
November 8th & 9th at 7:00pm, additional show at 10:00pm on Saturday
The Rocky Horror Show is a hilarious, wild ride with an all-local cast that no audience will soon forget! 7:00pm shows are rated PG-13, 10:00pm shows are rated R.

On Screen at Seaview Theater: Joker
November 8th & 9th at 7:30pm
Rated R.

Karaoke at the Lower Tavern
Fridays at 9:30pm
Come sing your heart out!

Open Intermediate Tennis
Wednesdays/Saturdays at the Buck Park Tennis Courts
Wednesdays from 3:00-6:00pm, Saturdays from 8:30-11:00am. This is a free event. For more information visit www.oiprd.org.

Circle of Chi Fall Retreat
November 9th from 9:00am-4:00pm at The Lodge at North Beach Inn
Join us for an insightful and personal day of understanding the importance of living in harmony with seasonal energy, consciously clarifying thoughts and actions to achieve our goals for the coming year. Reserve your space by emailing thecircleofchi@gmail.com

Emmanuel Parish’s Holiday Sale
November 9th from 10:00am-2:00pm
Featuring new and like-new fall and holiday decor and accessories, crafts, local art, and great presents!

Orcas Island Farmers Market
November 9th from 11:00am-2:00pm at Oddfellows Hall
Join us for local goods, food and fun!

Hops on the Rock Beer Festival
November 9th from 11:00am-4:00pm in Eastsound, Prune Alley
This year’s festival is going to be better than ever! Join us for great beer, music, food and friends. See all the details and get your tickets at www.hopsontherock.com

On Screen at Orcas Center: Stratford Festival in HD
November 9th at 1:00pm
Featuring The Tempest.

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

“Who Was Chief Seattle?” Presentation
November 9th at 6:00pm at the Orcas Library
David M. Buerge, a biographer and a historian to the Duwamish Tribe, spent more than 20 years exploring the life of Chief Seattle and will lead this presentation.

Annual Turkey Shoot at the American Legion
November 10th at 11:00am
Join us for Bingo and a turkey dinner with all the trimmings! Tickets are $12 for adults, $8 for seniors and children. Pie will be available for $1 a slice.

Armistice Day Service
November 10th at 11:30am at Benson Hall
Please join us for a service on Armistice Day led by Sharon Abreu and Mike Hurwicz with music.

Gratitude Mandala Art Workshop with Susan Slapin
November 10th from 1:00-4:00pm at The Lodge at North Beach Inn
Ages 12 and up, no experience needed! Cost is $60 per person. Bring a snack, drink, and some materials you’d like to work with (for example: Poster board, sketchpad, textured or pastel paper, pens, pencils, color pencils, markers, conte, pastels). Please RSVP by emailing susan@susanslapin.com or calling North Beach Inn, 360-376-2660.

Acoustic Sundays at the Winery with Robb Eagle
November 10th from 1:00-4:00pm at the Orcas Island Winery
Enjoy a perfectly cozy fall afternoon of delicious wines, gourmet nibbles, live music and good vibes in a beautiful setting. Family friendly, free admission.

Drop-In Sports: Dodgeball
Sundays from 4:00-6:00pm at the Old Gym
All ages, $2 drop-in fee. Visit www.orcasparkandrec.org.

Drop-In Sports: Ultimate Frisbee
Sunday/Monday at 6:00pm at Buck Park
Ages 16+, free to the public. For more information visit www.orcasparkandrec.org.

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