Life

Island funnyman hosts five-comic show at Seattle’s Triple Door

Bainbridge Island comedian Rodney Sherwood is set to begin the second season of his YouTube show “My Life is a Highway” — a travel-centric series… Continue reading

‘Ben-Hur’ is back on the big screen

“Ben-Hur,” the iconic 1959 religious drama directed by William Wyler (“The Best Years of Our Lives,” “Mrs. Miniver”) and starring Charlton Heston, will come roaring… Continue reading

Teddy bears, dinos are guests at children’s tea party

Guess who’s coming to tea? The Island School will host a Teddy Bear and T-Rex Tea Party at the school from 3 to 4:30 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2019

Blues queen Sarah Potenza returns to the Treehouse

“Potenza is to the blues what Adele is to pop.” So says Rolling Stone Magazine of blues queen Sarah Potenza, who will return to Lynwood’s… Continue reading

Cosmic ladder is topic of planetarium show

The Battle Point Astronomical Association will present the planetarium show “Gaia and the Cosmic Ladder” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 13 at the Edwin E.… Continue reading

  • Apr 8, 2019

Expert shares the struggle of obesity at this week’s SWERV meeting

All women are invited to attend Savvy Women Exchanging Relevant Views to hear Dr. David Scott Weigle discuss humanity’s struggle with obesity at SWERV’s meeting… Continue reading

  • Apr 8, 2019

Master gardener debuts how-to fruit tree tome

It’s that time of year again: Gardening season is just around the corner. Join master gardener and cookbook author Tara Austen Weaver at Eagle Harbor… Continue reading

BPA stages ‘Mamma Mia!” in May

Set sail for paradise this May at Bainbridge Performing Arts with a new production of the storytelling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs and the hilarious… Continue reading

Island symphony stages ‘Rebellion!’

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra and conductor Mario Alejandro Torres will present a program dedicated to a pair of composers who have stood bravely against oppression and… Continue reading

St. Cecilia again hosts Compline choir

The Men’s Compline Choir of Bainbridge Island will again sing the Office of Compline at 8 p.m. Sunday, April 7 at Saint Cecilia Parish. Compline,… Continue reading

Island Gallery presents ‘Spring Forward’ show

The Island Gallery will present the exhibition “Spring Forward,” a showcase of traditional and contemporary furniture design, in April. The new show opens during the… Continue reading

  • Apr 5, 2019

Art exhibit at the BPA Gallery features The Divine Feminine

“The Divine Feminine” — acrylics on canvas and mixed media by Suzanne Cheryl Gardner — comes to the BPA Gallery in April. The new exhibit… Continue reading

  • Apr 4, 2019

New art show comes to Bainbridge Public Library in April

The Bainbridge Public Library will host an exhibit in April by artist Cynthia Lait. An opening reception for the art show, titled “A Celebration of… Continue reading

  • Apr 4, 2019

Serious fare: BPA Theatre School Teen Lab stage stories of bullies, mortality and school shootings

No kiddie stuff here. The students of Bainbridge Performing Arts’ Theatre School will stage two one-act plays as part of this year’s “Teen Lab” program;… Continue reading

Jazz pianist featured at next First Sunday

Jazz pianist and composer Francesco Crosara will perform as part of the First Sunday Concerts series at Waterfront Park Community Center in April. Crosara will… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2019

Trashion Show returns to IslandWood

The fourth annual Bainbridge Island Trashion Show will again be held Sunday, April 14 at IslandWood. There will be two shows this year: a non-juried… Continue reading

A Hollywood holiday: Review culture writer picks five vacation movies

Tis the season to take a break. A Spring Break, that is. And with summer at last in sight (sort of) — it seems an… Continue reading

Film recounts one man’s toxic struggle

The featured film in the next Movies That Matter program is “Idle Threat.” The film is described as a lively look at one man’s spirited… Continue reading

  • Apr 1, 2019

A novel view: Bainbridge grad debuts island-set satire ‘Cheer Up, Mr. Widdicombe’

It begins, as so many Bainbridge stories do, on a tennis court. From there the Widdicombe family’s summer spirals, ultimately involving some drastic decorating, a… Continue reading

Farmers market returns to Winslow Town Square

The Bainbridge Island Farmers Market returns to the Town Square, between city hall and Bainbridge Performing Arts, at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 6 for the… Continue reading