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Best Bets for June 21-23 | The Bainbridge Blab

Culturally — and, as of Friday, at last technically — summer is here, people. Now, the most obvious to-do this weekend is the fabulous fiesta… Continue reading

Kevin Galloway to perform on stage at the Treehouse

Former Uncle Lucius frontman Kevin Galloway will perform solo at the Treehouse Café at 8 p.m. Friday, June 21. The cost of admission is $15… Continue reading

Visit private gardens on Bainbridge to benefit Garden Conservancy

The public is invited to visit five private gardens on Bainbridge Island as part the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days program on Saturday, June 22. All… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island Museum of Art to debut new summer exhibitions

The Bainbridge Island Museum of Art will unveil the 2019 summer exhibitions at a public opening from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 29. Admission… Continue reading

‘Forrest Gump’ headed back to the big screen

The award-winning historical comedy-drama “Forrest Gump” will return to the big screen at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 23 for a special 25th anniversary screening at… Continue reading

Irish Play Series returns with ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ at Rolling Bay Hall

The players: The complicated, colorful, scandalous Mundy clan — five single sisters, a precocious only child, and returning hero brother. The time: Uncertain — A… Continue reading

Sweet secrets: Seattle chocolate expert shares a taste of Ecuador’s rich cacao tradition

Free chocolate. Now that I have your attention… Craft chocolate pioneer and chocoholic scholar Lauren Adler, founder/owner of the iconic Seattle chocolate shop Chocolopolis, will… Continue reading

Readers meet to talk about ‘There There’

The Cross Cultural Book Group, a social justice book club, will discuss the novel “There There” at the group’s next meeting at 1 p.m. Friday,… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2019

Annual Boaters Fair is back at the Winslow waterfront | Photo gallery

The annual Bainbridge Island Boaters Fair was again held at Waterfront Park dock Saturday, June 8. Watery fun is an integral part of life on… Continue reading

Trumpet legend returns to the Treehouse stage

Renowned trumpeter Yvonne McAllister will return to the Treehouse Café for a special free concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 16. Admission is 21-and-older only,… Continue reading

Art show marks island painter’s 90th birthday

A special art exhibition will be held to showcase the paintings of island painter Chloe Gill, arranged by her friends, in honor of her 90th… Continue reading

Hodges to play Emily Dickinson in Island Theatre production

Jennifer Hodges will portray the iconic New England poet Emily Dickinson in Island Theatre’s staged reading of “The Belle of Amherst,” written by William Luce… Continue reading

BIMA Bash! party and auction set for Friday

Kick off your summer celebrating at the liveliest arts party of the year at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art. Don’t miss a thrilling evening… Continue reading

Best Bets for June 14-16 | The Bainbridge Blab

Obviously, the big-ticket item this weekend is a whole bunch of pomp and circumstance. The annual joint Bainbridge and Eagle Harbor high school graduation ceremony… Continue reading

‘Field of Dreams’ on the big screen

If you screen it, they will come? Obviously believing just that, the folks at Turner Classic Movies are reviving “Field of Dreams” for a special… Continue reading

Seattle journalist talks ‘Alt-America’ at Eagle Harbor Books

Dave Neiwart, an investigative journalist and author based in Seattle, will visit Eagle Harbor Book Company to discus his latest book, “Alt-America: The Rise of… Continue reading

Island Film Group screens ‘Chinatown’

The Island Film Group will meet this month to watch a classic movie starring Jack Nicholson. The group will screen “Chinatown,” a 1974 Paramount Pictures… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2019

Sounds of Summer concert lineup announced

The Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District recently announced the artist lineup of their annual Sounds of Summer concert series. Shows will be held… Continue reading

Behind the books: Friends of the Library stage massive sorting, shelving operation

Icons and unknowns. Bestsellers and sleeper hits. Obvious scores and overlooked gems. From far and wide they come, in boxes and bags from estate and… Continue reading

Stargazers seek out Active Galactic Nuclei at next planetarium show

The Battle Point Astronomical Association will present the planetarium show “Active Galactic Nuclei: Quasars & Blazars & Seyferts, Oh My!” at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, June… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2019