Life

Bloedel Reserve kicks off 30th anniversary celebration

Bainbridge Island’s Bloedel Reserve, recently named one of USA Today’s 10 best botanical gardens in North America, is celebrating its 30th birthday as a public… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island accepting applications for liveaboards in Open Water Marina

The city of Bainbridge Island is currently accepting applications for one-year subleases in the Open Water Marina to begin on Jan. 1, 2019 and expire… Continue reading

Best Bets for Oct. 19-21 | The Bainbridge Blab

The leaves are changing colors and the nights are getting longer, it’s definitely Autumn out there. So, keep things warm and light this weekend, Bainbridge,… Continue reading

Dark Side Cabaret on stage at Rolling Bay

The Dark Side Cabaret, called by organizers the Bainbridge Island Halloween event for those for 21-and-older, will take over Rolling Bay Hall Thursday, Oct. 25… Continue reading

Doubletime: Review culture writer picks four more pairs of fine flicks

Given the two thumbs up several outspoken readers were kind enough to give my last double feature list (“The double feature is an American summertime… Continue reading

Register now for DNA event

The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society and the Bainbridge Public Library, in recognition of National History Month, is hosting a special DNA event later this month… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2018

Healing justice: Island author launches latest pet-centric novel

The highly publicized atrocious acts of a few outliers have cast a seemingly permanent pall over the entire group to which one of the main… Continue reading

Blues guitarist to rock Island Center Hall

Blues and jazz guitarist T.J. Wheeler will mark his return to Bainbridge Island with an appropriately titled performance called “My Way Back Home” at 7:30… Continue reading

Bluegrass concert live at the Grange

Island music lover Frank McFarlane is hosting “Spark,” a bluegrass concert starring Jack Dwyer and friends, at the Bainbridge Grange on Friday, Oct. 19. Doors… Continue reading

Peter Spencer will play Bob Dylan songs

Seabold Second Saturday welcomes a familiar face — Peter Spencer — as the featured act for Saturday, Oct. 13 at Seabold Hall. Spencer will focus… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2018

Next smARTfilm screening’s all about Scotch

Andrew Peat’s documentary about Scotland’s whiskey industry, the vivid players, what this product means to Scottish history and culture, “Scotch: A Golden Dream” (2017) will… Continue reading

BIMA to host live nude drawing sessions

Drawing directly from the human figure is a wonderful way to hone technical and creative drawing skills while exploring variations in lighting, poses and settings.… Continue reading

Tom Waits tribute on stage at the Treehouse

The Bleeding Romeos, a Tom Waits tribute act fronted by John Wies, will return to the Treehouse Café at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13. It’s… Continue reading

BIMA hosts family fun art day

Bainbridge Island Museum of Art will present a Family pARTy from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13 at the museum. Come celebrate the… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Island Center Hall hosts Saturday dance

Just Dance! is hosting a community dance at Island Center Hall from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13. The dance will feature a versatile… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

BPAA program details astronomy adventures

Astronomer John Goar will speak on his adventures as “Adventures as Astronomy in Chile Educator Ambassador” for the next program of the Battle Point Astronomical… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Squash Scavenger Hunt returns to Bloedel

The Super Squash Scavenger Hunt returns to the grounds of the Bloedel Reserve through Wednesday, Oct. 31. Kids of all ages (and grownups, too) pit… Continue reading

SWERV gets scientific at its next meeting

All women are invited to attend Savvy Women Exchanging Relevant Views (SWERV) to hear professional engineers Frank Petrie and Jim Thrash explain the recently detected… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2018

Island connections abound among cast, crew of haunted Seattle show

Some parties just feel like they’ll never wrap up — and this is the story of one that didn’t. How does it end? Well, that’s… Continue reading

‘Bullitt’ is back at Bainbridge Cinemas

“Bullitt,” the 1968 crime thriller starring Steve McQueen, will return to the big screen for a special one-day-only anniversary screening at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct.… Continue reading