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Movie fans to watch classic film noir flick

The Island Film Group will screen what members call possibly the finest example of film noir ever made at the group’s next meeting. IFG will… Continue reading

  • Jan 2, 2020

Auditions coming up for Bainbridge Chorale

The Bainbridge Chorale is hosting auditions for new singers before the start of the upcoming concert season. Singers high school aged and up are invited… Continue reading

  • Jan 2, 2020

Bill Anschell Jazz Trio to play at next First Sundays Concert

The Bill Anschell Jazz Trio will perform at the next First Sundays Concert. Bill Anschell is a highly acclaimed jazz pianist, arranger and composer. A… Continue reading

  • Jan 2, 2020

A striking tradition: Bainbridge mochi tsuki event returns to Woodward Middle School

The iconic Bainbridge mochi tsuki event heralded its 30th year by moving to the new, perfectly appropriate venue of Woodward Middle School last year, to… Continue reading

Bainbridge designer opens new exhibition at The Island Gallery

The Island Gallery will present “Winter Blues ‘20,” an exhibition of fleece hats and coats by Bainbridge designer Hollie Clark, in January. The galle Clark… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2020

Youth get crafty with cupcakes at the Bainbridge Public Library

Get set for a frosting-free finale. The Bainbridge Public Library will host The Great Winter “Nailed-It” Bake-Off: Cupcake Wars from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday,… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2020

Artist presents ‘Trees’ in new art exhibition

Local artist Pipper Watkins will be the featured artist in January at the Bainbridge Public Library. Watkins uses acrylics and modeling gel as the medium… Continue reading

  • Dec 31, 2019

Same name, fresh game: Ovation! board charts a bold new course with ‘Bye Bye Birdie’

The board of Ovation! Performing Arts Northwest chose a classic with which to make a fresh start. The company’s imminent production of “Bye Bye Birdie”… Continue reading

‘Geology in the Abstract’ opens soon in the BPA Gallery

The BPA Gallery will present “Geology in the Abstract” as its next exhibition. The show — featuring works of oil on panels by Mary McCann… Continue reading

  • Dec 29, 2019

Bainbridge band members chosen for All-State roster

Seven Bainbridge High School band members were selected this year by the Washington Music Educators Association to perform in the 2020 All-State Bands. More BHS… Continue reading

Island artist featured in Bremerton show

Bainbridge Island painter Kelly Johnston has been chosen for inclusion in the upcoming 2020 Collective Visions Gallery annual show, one of the largest and most… Continue reading

Bloedel’s Holiday Village to wrap final show

The 10th and final exhibition of Bloedel Reserve’s annual Holiday Village will continue through Sunday, Jan. 5. A bit of nostalgia designed to the delight… Continue reading

New Year’s festivities across Kitsap County abound

There are plenty of fun ways to ring in the new year across North Kitsap, here are just some of them. You won’t need a… Continue reading

Noon Year’s Eve party at Kids Discovery Museum promises family fun

Tick-tock, it’s 12 o’clock. Kids Discovery Museum will once again help ring in the New Year with its annual Noon Year’s Eve celebration. Children and… Continue reading

  • Dec 27, 2019

Best Bets for Dec. 27-29 | The Bainbridge Blab

Looks like it’ll be a comparatively quiet next few days here on the Rock. Still, Bainbridge-bound fun-seekers are not without some R&R options during this,… Continue reading

A fine vintage: Review culture writer picks favorite books, movies of 2019

’Tis the season for making lists. No, not those North Pole-bound gimme-gimme catalogs. I’m talking about the annual year-in-review lists so ubiquitous around this time… Continue reading

Anzanga Marimba Ensemble is back at BPA

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, Anzanga Marimba Ensemble will make their eighth annual appearance at Bainbridge Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Friday,… Continue reading

Live comedy at BPA features Seattle headliner

Stand-Up Night LIVE is back at Bainbridge Performing Arts with 2020 headliner Kortney Shane Williams, host Dan Rosenberg, spotlight guest Bhama Roget and more special… Continue reading

Island symphony announces concerto contest winners

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra recently announced the winners of its 2020 Young Artist Concerto Competition. Yvette Kraft (violin) is the 2020 winner of the Senior Division… Continue reading

Caroling party at St. Barnabas is Sunday

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church will host a community-wide Christmas caroling party from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22 in the church’s Parish Hall. Carolers… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2019