Life

A new take on the true meaning of Christmas

The Gallery School of Music and Dance brings to life Northwest veteran author Donna Anders’ never-performed Christmas musical.

  • Dec 15, 2008

In search of ZINA, Part III

This is the third in a three-part series on the yacht ZINA.Click here to read Part II.Water Rat’s advice in “The Wind in the Willows”:… Continue reading

  • Dec 9, 2008

Spending the holidays with the Portable Reality Show

Jewel Box Theater’s resident improv troupe offers pay-what-you-can ‘Improvised Christmas Musical’ Dec. 13.

  • Dec 9, 2008

Looking to gift a gardener? Think green.

It’s already December. How did that happen? Holidays and celebrations are fast approaching. If you’re searching for just the right green, economical or resource conserving gift for a gardener, here are a few ideas.

  • Dec 9, 2008

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

artwork while the General Store hosts a special monthly dinner. Info: www.portgamble.com or call (360) 297-8074.

  • Dec 9, 2008

Playing around with words in the world of George Shannon

Growing up in the late-1950s, early-60s, in a town of 1,300, far away from anyone who actually wrote books for a living, George Shannon was always a kid who lived in his head.

  • Dec 9, 2008

The Most Wonderful (art) Walk of the Year

While the weather’s never dependable, the December Old Town Art Walk annually brings contributors out en masse.

  • Dec 9, 2008

Coming Out West

New York-based multi-instrumentalist songbird Heather Masse comes west to record new album and tour in prep.

  • Dec 9, 2008

The Little Yellow Farmhouse: A place where happy chaos reigns

Scrooges be warned. A sign at the entrance to Lucia Olson’s place says, “Welcome to the Little Yellow Farmhouse. Life is good.”

  • Dec 3, 2008

Bainbridge Island Snapshot | Follow the Leader

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  • Dec 3, 2008

Kitsap Excursions: In search of something breathtaking

In addition to procuring and protecting land throughout the Kitsap Peninsula, The Great Peninsula Conservancy knows how to enjoy the outdoors.

  • Dec 2, 2008

Capturing memories of comfort, tranquility and solace

Richard Badger is a modest photographer.

  • Dec 2, 2008

Local booksellers have gifts aplenty for bookworms

The holidays are about sharing, and nothing's better than sharing your favorite books with someone you love.

  • Dec 1, 2008

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Church on Bainbridge, 7 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Silverdale Lutheran Church, 7 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Redeemer United Methodist Church in Kingston, 1 p.m. Dec. 14 at Clear Creek Nursery and at 2 p.m. Dec. 21 at the Hansville Community Center in Hansville. Info: www.hometownband.org.

  • Dec 1, 2008

CALENDAR

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND STUDIO TOUR: The winter edition marks its 25th anniversary this year with another self-guided tour of artists’ studios around Bainbridge Island Dec. 5-7. Maps and more available at www.bistudiotour.com. Info: (206) 842-0504.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Scrooge

Centered around what is for most, the most joyous day of the year, Scrooge is bitter and bill collecting on Christmas Eve until the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet-to-Come visit the old man in hopes of bringing kindness to his otherwise cold heart.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Venerable, vibrant Studio Tour turns 25

When painter, ceramicist and illustrator Cynthia Dice moved to Bainbridge Island 16 years ago, she knew where the happening art was.

  • Nov 28, 2008

Bainbridge youth sells paintings as One Call fundraiser

Gabriel Sharp’s mom was sort of surprised, but not monumentally surprised, when Gabriel announced his intention to start a new project.“He’s always setting up little… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2008

Bainbridge youth sells paintings as One Call fundraiser

Gabriel Sharp’s mom was sort of surprised, but not monumentally surprised, when Gabriel announced his intention to start a new project.“He’s always setting up little… Continue reading

  • Nov 25, 2008