EDC Offers Free Workshop on Cybersecurity for Business

Wednesday, February 8, 9:15 -10:15, Russell’s Landing — from Victoria Compton — Cybersecurity is not just for large businesses: Small and mid-sized businesses are targeted just as frequently by cyber-crooks. Join the San Juan County Economic Development Council for a FREE workshop on the topic of Cybersecurity for Business, on … Continue reading

Rock of Orcas to Dive into the Music of the 80s Three choirs start Jan. 26; dance classes forming

— from Grace McCune — Orcas Island: We Will Rock You! You have been warned. Get your bangles and bandannas on: The creative team of Grace McCune and Jake Perrine, who brought you “Moulin Rouge” and “Across the Universe,” will serve up Orcas Center’s next musical extravaganza: ROCK OF ORCAS … Continue reading

Beach-walkers Wanted for COASST Training Beached Bird Training on Orcas

Saturday, January 28, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Orcas Library — from Katie Holmes — The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST) will deliver two free training sessions: one focused on beached birds and one focused on marine debris. The Beached Bird training will be held in Eastsound, WA on … Continue reading

Explore the Gifts of The Artist’s Way with Kate Gavigan

Tuesday, January 17 at 1 p.m. at the Orcas Library The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron is an international bestseller on the subject of creativity. Kate Gavigan’s talk on creativity will highlight the primary tools of creative recovery that Julia Cameron outlines in her international bestseller on creativity: The Artist’s … Continue reading

EDC Presents Datapalooza A statistics and demographics event for San Juan County

Friday, December 2, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Emmanuel Parish Hall — from Victoria Compton — Need more data and information to make knowledgeable decisions about your business or as a community legislator or leader? Join the San Juan County Economic Development Council (EDC) for their first-ever Datapalooza! event, two … Continue reading

Become a Master Gardener this Spring Nine-week session on Tuesdays, January 31- March 28

Applications are due November 1 — San Juan County WSU Master Gardener program — Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 San Juan County WSU Master Gardener Training Program. Volunteer trainees will receive over 60 hours of training, both in the classroom and on-line. The training is taught by … Continue reading