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.
Children’s Story Hour at Darvill’s Bookstore
October 23rd from 11:00am-12:00pm
Bring your kids in for story time with Jude–and why not enjoy a coffee while you’re here!
Class Series: An Intro to Islam
Fridays September 4th-December 4th at 12:00pm at the Emmanuel Parish Hall
You’re invited to come explore this twelve-session introductory series on Islam. Each class will begin by watching a video presentation by Prof John Esposito, Ph.D. from Georgetown University followed by a group discussion. This event series is free and open the public, registration can be done at the Parish Hall.
OHS Homecoming Assembly
October 23rd at 1:15pm at the OHS Gym
Join the high school as they celebrate homecoming with lip syncs and other fun performances. All community members are invited to enjoy the festivities!
Bike Repair Workshop
Fridays from 3:00-4:30pm at the Funhouse Commons
3rd grade and up. Enrollment is free for Funhouse members and a $10 drop-in fee for non-members. Kid bikes, helmets and tools donations to work with are appreciated.
October 23rd 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
October 23rd from 5:00-9:00pm at the Funhouse Commons
7th-12th graders are welcome to join the regular game group every Friday!
OHS Homecoming Parade
October 23rd at 5:30pm
This year, instead of being after school, the parade will take place at 5:30pm. The parade will begin at the school and end at the Orcas Village Green. Free hot dogs and chili will be provided by the Booster Club for all community members attending the parade.
Fridays at 6:00pm at the Senior Center
Join us for this faith-based, 12 step program open to everyone. The program is designed to help with a wide range of issues from stress, divorce, grief, chemical dependency, co-dependency, eating issues, physical/sexual/emotional abuse or any other hurts or habits.
Teen Night at the Funhouse
October 23rd 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.
Pub Night at the Orcas Hotel featuring Martin Lund and Gene Neary
October 23rd at 6:00pm
Featuring live music with Gene Nery and Martin Lund. No reservations required, seating is first come, first served.
Live Music at Random Howse
October 23rd at 7:00pm
Featuring Susan Osborn and friends.
Live Music at Doe Bay Cafe
October 23rd at 7:30pm
Featuring the Hi-O Revelers, dinner reservations are recommended.
Karaoke at the Lower Tavern
Fridays at 9:30pm
Come sing your heart out!
Rosario Music Concert and Narrative
October 23rd & 24th at 4:00pm
Come learn about the history of the Moran mansion through photographs and music with Christopher Peacock.
Tuesday-Saturday from 4:30-5:45pm at the OHS Football Field
Ages 8-10, enrollment is $150 plus travel costs. Saturday games will vary in time depending on the schedule, for more information visit www.oiprd.org.
Live Music at Deer Harbor Inn
October 23rd & 24th 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.
On Screen at Seaview Theater: The Intern
October 23rd & 24th at 7:30pm
Starring Robert DeNiro and Anne Hathaway. Rated PG-13.
Orcas Island Farmers Market
October 24th from 10:00am-3:00pm at Oddfellows Hall
Local goods and food at Oddfellows Hall for the winter season!
Kids Storytime at Orcas Island Library
October 24th at 11:00am in the Children’s Room
Costume Workshop at the Funhouse Commons
Saturdays October 17th-24th at 1:00pm
Looking for that perfect costume? Join Brook Meinhardt for a fabulous costume making workshop, complete with materials! There will be a $5 materials fee, and participants are encouraged to bring any materials of their own. Cost is $45 for all three sessions, ages 8 and up–adults are welcome as well. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
OHS Football vs. Concrete
October 24th at 1:30pm at the OHS Field
Seniors, parents and Homecoming Royalty will be recognized at this final home game for the Vikings. The second annual Salmon BBQ will also be taking place, sponsored by the Booster Club and the OHS ASB.
Drop-in Soccer at Buck Park
Tuesdays/Wednesdays at 3:30pm, Saturdays from 9:00-10:15am. Ages 16 and up, no entry fee.
Live Music at Rosario
October 24th from 6:00-9:00pm
Come listen to the musical stylings of local musician, Gene Neary.
On Screen at Orcas Center: Bolshoi Ballet
October 24th at 6:30pm
Featuring “Giselle.” Tickets are $18 for adults, $13 for students and $2 off for Orcas Center members. These may be purchased at www.orcascenter.org or by calling 360-376-2281 ext. 1 or visiting the Orcas Center Box Office. $5 subsidized tickets available at the Box Office.
Live Music at Random Howse
October 24th at 7:00pm
Featuring Mandy Troxel with Emily Ann Peterson.
Trashion Fashion Show
October 24th at 7:00pm at The Grange
Hosted by Carl Burger, the ever-funny musician and entertainer. Proceeds from this show will support the Grange Building Maintenance Fund. Come check out the local fashion made from recyclable materials.
Live Music at the Doe Bay Yoga Studio
October 24th at 8:00pm
Featuring the Day Laborers and Petty Intellectuals, no cover.
Birthday Dance Night at Random Howse
October 24th at 9:00pm
Featuring DJ Charlie Eon, no cover.
Beers & Brats at Rosario
October 25th 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.”
Robin DiGeorgio’s Celebration of Life
October 25th at 1:00pm at the Olga Energetic Club
Those who knew Robin DiGeorgio are welcome to join her family, friends and neighbors in a celebration of her life.
On Stage at Orcas Center: Currents Lecture
October 25th at 1:30pm
Daniel Kammen speaks on “Getting the Carbon Out: Decarbonizing Energy Systems.” Donations appreciated.
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.
Food for Change Screening & Potluck
October 25th at 4:00pm at Oddfellows Hall
October is National Co-op Month and to celebrate the Orcas Co-op will be screening the film Food for Change, followed by a community harvest potluck.
Adult Outdoor Soccer
Sundays from 6:30-8:30pm at Buck Park Field 3
Everyone ages 16+ is welcome, this is a free event.
Adult Indoor Volleyball
Wednesday/Sunday from 7:00-9:00pm at the OHS Gym
Ages 16+, drop-in fee is $2.