Getting well, going home: Island poet’s debut collection explores travel, health, and language

A fter nearly three decades of considering and arranging the contents of bookshelves, John Willson can now finally file himself. The renowned Bainbridge poet, Island… Continue reading

  • Mar 30, 2020


A temporary sign announces curbside pickup at Hammy’s. (Luciano Marano | Bainbridge Island Review)

Pleasant Beach Village announces extended curbside service

No need to come inside, thank you. Restaurants at Pleasant Beach Village have announced their decision to extend curbside pick-up and home delivery options, including… Continue reading


Bainbridge art museum to close through March 31

The Bainbridge Island Review site has lifted the paywall on this developing story to provide readers with critical information. To support vital reporting such as… Continue reading


Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network closes to help curb spread of COVID-19

The Bainbridge Island Review site has lifted the paywall on this developing story to provide readers with critical information. To support vital reporting such as… Continue reading

Best Bets for March 13-15 | The Bainbridge Blab

Wash your hands. You can’t go wrong by staying properly hydrated and rested. Consider enjoying a bit of personal space, like say 6 feet at… Continue reading

BPA cancels symphony/chorus collaboration performance in April

A collaborative production featuring Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra and Bainbridge Chorale slated for April has been canceled, according to a message sent by Bainbridge Performing Arts… Continue reading

‘King Kong’ returns to the big screen on Bainbridge

The silver screen’s preeminent giant monster, “King Kong” (1933) will return for a special revival screening at Bainbridge Cinemas at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 15.… Continue reading

Stargazers will learn about galaxy collisions at upcoming planetarium show

What happens when galaxies collide? Has our own galaxy experienced collisions and will it in the future? Astronomer Steve Ruhl will look at what to… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2020

Museum to host Shakespeare-themed fundraiser

The Bainbridge Island Historical Museum is holding its first fundraiser of the year, Clay Jenkinson’s “Shakespeare: The Magic of the Word,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday,… Continue reading

Youth Art Award seeks submissions from high school artists

Junior and senior students on Bainbridge are eligible for cash awards from the Bainbridge Island Studio Tour. Now in its seventh year, the Youth Art… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2020

Never too late: Review culture writer picks five authors well worth rediscovering

The recent death of Charles Portis — famously press-averse author of “True Grit,” whose sparse but distinctive fictional oeuvre earned a cultish fanbase of champions… Continue reading

Joy Mills Band celebrate new release with BIMA show

Luscious country/roots group the Joy Mills Band returns to the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art to perform songs from their new release “Echolocator” at 7:30… Continue reading

First Friday: March Art Walk offerings include fiber works, paintings, sculptures

Third time’s as charming as ever. This year’s March installment of the monthly First Friday Art Walk in downtown Winslow is set to serve up… Continue reading

A fanciful fleet: Island artist crafts whimsical takes on classic cars

The shape is the subject, the theme is the dream. Island artist Chris Demarest’s series of stylistic models of vintage automobiles, several of which are… Continue reading

‘Abstract Landscapes’ at The Island Gallery

The Island Gallery will present the exhibition “Abstract Landscapes” in March. The show features artist Corinne Carbone’s abstract paintings. Her works reveal two conversations, one… Continue reading

  • Mar 5, 2020

Best Bets for March 6-8 | The Bainbridge Blab

Tuesday may have been “super,” but even the most super of Tuesdays has got nothing on a decent Saturday. That’s right, people, it’s once more… Continue reading

From page to stage and song: BPA’s ‘Fun Home’ brings heartfelt new quirky classic to life

“It’s like Sondheim only better.” A bold declaration by the director of Bainbridge Performing Art’s imminent production of “Fun Home,” perhaps, but not entirely unearned.… Continue reading

Studio tour announces call for artists

Applications are now for available for artists hoping to participate in the 2020 Summer and Winter Studio Tours on Bainbridge Island. The tours are scheduled… Continue reading

Movies That Matter returns with ‘Motherload’

Movies That Matter will screen “Motherload” as its next offering in the series. The award-winning, crowd-sourced documentary will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday, March… Continue reading

Northwest gardening expert to visit Eagle Harbor Book Company

Ciscoe Morris, the “most beloved and respected gardening expert of the Pacific Northwest,” will visit Eagle Harbor Book Company to share stories, advice, tips and… Continue reading