In the 1890s, Bainbridge Island pioneer Robert Cave brought seedlings to Bainbridge Island from the Kew Gardens in England. The trees were planted as part of a landscape idea for the tiny town of Winslow.
Betty Petersen was committed to walking five miles after midnight in the rain for someone who couldn’t. It was 2 a.m. She was cold and wet and tired and achy. Her feet had blisters. So she turned to that someone who couldn’t, to help her finish what she started.
Thanks to an online fundraiser, Woodward Middle School is halfway to meeting its goal of raising $2,000 for new books.
Learn how to navigate the ups and downs of parenthood with a pinch of science during Geek Mama’s Night Out from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at Hyla Middle School.
This week's adoptable pets are Bobby and Spotty.
The Bainbridge Public Library will host an open house to mark National Library Week from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 18.
Celebrate Earth Day by helping out at a work party at Pritchard Park from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 18.
The Bainbridge Island Land Trust will host a native plant sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at First Baptist Church.
Join the Bainbridge Island Fire Department at Kids Discovery Museum to practice fire drills and hear about fire safety through a fun, family-friendly presentation at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 18.
Overeaters Anonymous meets on Bainbridge at 9:15 a.m. Saturdays at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church.
Do you have questions about your computer, phone or tablet? Sign up for an hour with a volunteer computer trainer at the Bainbridge Public Library and get your questions answered.
The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society will meet at 10 a.m. Friday, April 17, in the Bainbridge Island Public Library meeting room.
Registration has started for the Kids for KiDiMu Walk. Stay fit and support Kids Discovery Museum at a walkathon on May 2 to benefit Kids Discovery Museum.
Get ready to go native. The Bainbridge Island Land Trust’s native plant sale will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at the First Baptist Church, located on the corner of Highway 305 and Madison Avenue.
William “Bill” Cunningham, 93 years young, passed away peacefully on Bainbridge Island on March 13, 2015.
The Bainbridge Island Fruit Club’s next monthly meeting is 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 16 at the Bainbridge Grange Hall.
The popular downtown Winslow outdoor shopping option, the award-winning Bainbridge Island Farmers Market, returned for its first outdoor Saturday session last week, with plenty of local produce, crafts and food and snack vendors.
Charles Kent Wiggins passed away Feb. 28, 2015.
Martin H. Monsaas (Marty), 60, passed away at his home in Kasilof, Alaska on March 10, 2015.
Learn to download library ebooks and audiobooks to your computer, cell phone, tablet and/or ereader during a free class at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 14 at the Bainbridge Public Library.