EVENTS

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Below are Compass & Clock sponsored events and also Local Community Events

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JANUARY

 

KITSAP COUNTY:

MEMORY CAFE'S

1st Wed (recurs monthly) 1:30pm -3:30pm

Cosmo's Deli, 1821 SE Lund Ave, Port Orchard

3rd Thurs (recurs monthly) 1:00pm-3:00pm

Round Table Pizza, 3276 NW Plaza Rd, Silverdale

Early Stage Memory Loss Support Group. Those living with mild memory loss can connect with others who understand the unique challenges of memory loss in a safe, relaxed, and encouraging environment.

LOOK AGAIN! EARLY STAGE MEMORY LOSS GUIDED ART DISCUSSIONS

1st Friday of each month, 10:00am - 11:30am

BIMA (Bainbridge Island Museum of Art), 550 Winslow Way East,Bainbridge Island

Stay socially active & engaged! Individuals with mild memory loss and their care partners can enjoy facilitated art discussions in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Enjoy a light snack and fun conversation at the Museum Bistro afterwards.

 

JEFFERSON COUNTY

MEMORY CAFE

4th Thursday (recurs monthly) 2:00pm - 3:30pm 

Ferino's Pizzeria, 846 Ness' Corner Rd, Port Hadlock

Join us for a gathering of people with memory loss and their friends and family to connect and socialize.

CLALLAM COUNTY

MEMORY CAFE

2nd Tuesday (recurs monthly), 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Mariner Cafe, 609 W Washington Street, Sequim

Memory Cafe is a unique opportunity for people living with memory loss, their care partners, family & friends to enjoy companionship, good food, activities and fun in a relaxed environment. Food and drinks on your own.

For more info contact Pam Scott, 360-683-7047 / pscott@discovery-mc.com

 

MEMORY CAFE

3rd Thursday (recurs monthly), 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Joshua's Restaurant, 113 S Del Guzzi Dr., Port Angeles

Memory Cafe is a unique opportunity for people living with memory loss, their care partners, family & friends to enjoy companionship, good food, activities and fun in a relaxed environment. Food and drinks purchased separately

For more info contact Bryanne Stewart (360)452-9086bstewart@highlandcourtmc.com OR Elizabeth Pratt (360)452-7222elizabethp@villageconcepts.com

 

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First Friday Art Walks (recurs monthly)

Bainbridge Island, 6pm - 8pm

Bremerton & Manette, 5pm - 8pm

Sequim, 5pm - 8pm

 

 

Tuesday, 1/7, 5-6:30pm

(doors open at 5pm, workshop starts at 5:15pm)

 

FREE Gig Harbor Aging Smart Educational Workshop

Community Living and Dementia Care Options

Presented by Community Specialists:

Julie Thomson and Jody Gauthier

 

Gig Harbor's ROUND TABLE PIZZA's - Event Room

5500 Olympic Dr. NW, 98335

(Next door to McDonalds)

 

** Small snacks provided

 

 

 

Second Saturday Art Walks (recurs monthly)

Port Angeles, 5pm - 9pm

 

 

 

Sunday, 1/12, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (Frank Buxton Auditorium)

Art Talk: An Afternoon with Jessixa Bagley

 

Join exhibiting artist Jessixa Bagley for a lecture exploring her inspiration, process of creation, and more. The lecture will be followed by a reception with light food and drink in the gallery. Tickets $5-7

https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4327226.

Students free with valid ID.

More info:

https://www.biartmuseum.org/event/jessixa-bagley-artist-talk/

 

Contact Information:

Kristin Tollefson, Education Director

kristin@biartmuseum.org

206.451.4004

 

 

 

Sunday, 1/12, 7:00pm

Bainbridge Island Modern Quilt Guild

Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Avenue N

 

Bainbridge Island Modern Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting & Sew-In

The Guild meets the second Sunday of each month (except May which is the third Sunday).

The business meeting is first, followed by a sharing session, then we visit and sew.

Bring along a project or just come visit. Guests are always welcome.  

http://www.bainbridgeislandmodernquiltguild.com

 

 

 

Wednesday, 1/15, 12-1:00 p.m

Ten Warnings Signs of Alzheimer's

Hansville Community Center

6778 Buck Lake Rd NE, Hansville, WA 98340

Reservations are not required but are recommended,

Please call 1-800-272-3900

 

Thursday, 1/16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

FREE Legal + Estate Life Care Planning Seminar

Join Mr. Richard Tizzano, Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorney at the

Fairfield Inn & Suites, 239 4th Street, Bremerton

Snacks & Beverages Provided

Register TODAY! Seating is Limited

https://www.sherrardlaw.com/seminars

Or Call 360-779-5551

Thursday, 1/16, 7:00pm

Bainbridge Prepares Classes

Food, Water, and Sanitation with Loren Bast

Bainbridge Library 1270 Madison Avenue N

 

Does your family have enough food, water, and sanitary items to last for two weeks in case of an emergency?

In this class, Loren Bast will walk you through recommendations on how you can quickly, easily and inexpensively prepare.

Bainbridge Prepares is a collaborative blend of individuals, organizations and local government actively making our communities more resilient. We are dedicated to supporting our community through communication and awareness, because when we’re all connected and informed, our communities thrive.

 

 

Sunday, 1/19, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (Frank Buxton Auditorium)

Artist Talk: An Afternoon with Jite Agbro

 

Jite Agbro will speak about her work and inspiration, process of creation, and more. Followed by reception with light food and drink in the gallery.

Tickets $5-7: https:

https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4328100

Students free with valid ID.

More info:

https://www.biartmuseum.org/event/jite-agbro-artist-talk/

 

Contact Information:

Kristin Tollefson, Education Director

kristin@biartmuseum.org

206.451.4004

 

 

 

Wednesday, 1/22, 7:00pm

History at the Library

Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Avenue N

 

Join us at the library on the 4th Wednesday of the month for history talks by the Bainbridge Island Historical Museum.

January's Topic and presenter: 

Headline 1991 - Handbills of Hate – A Panel Discussion

In 1991 white supremacists targeted people of color on Bainbridge Island and the community responded. Come hear the story.

 

 

 

Tuesday, 1/28, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Career Center

Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Avenue N

 

Want to fine tune your resume, craft the perfect cover letter or improve your interview techniques? Whether you’re beginning your career, reentering the work force or looking for a different job the career specialists at the library can help.

Please call 206-842-4162 or stop by the library to schedule an appointment. 

WorkSource is our community partner in providing service for the Career Center.

 

 

Tuesday, 1/28, 7:00pm

4th Tuesday Book Group

Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Avenue N

Read and discuss fiction and nonfiction throughout the year.

January's title 

Hag-Seed: William Shakespeare's ‘The Tempest’ Retold by Margaret Atwood

 

Wednesday, 1/29, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

FREE Strategic Tax Retirement Planning Seminar for Small Business Owners & Individuals

Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave North

Do You Want To...

Overpay Your Taxes?

Learn How to Lower Your Taxes?

Grow Your Retirement Fund!

Be Wealthy & Wise!

What Would You Do With More Money?

 

Small business owners & Individuals, this is the seminar for you! This presentation will help anyone involved with business, from those thinking of starting their own business to those who have spent their lifetime as business owners.

 

We will highlight tax strategies utilized by wealthy business owners & individuals, because if they are doing it, you probably should too! Our #1 goal is helping you pay the RIGHT amount in taxes and making sure you are financially prepared for retirement.

 

Enjoy a short FREE seminar while snacking on some cheese & crackers and sipping a chilled glass of wine.

Seating is Limited. Register Today

http://grapheneadvisorsllc.com/

Thursday, 1/30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

FREE Legal + Estate Life Care Planning Seminar

Join Mr. Richard Tizzano, Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorney at the 

Poulsbo Fire Station, 911 NE Liberty Road, Poulsbo

Snacks & Beverages Provided

Register TODAY! Seating is Limited

https://www.sherrardlaw.com/seminars

Or Call 360-779-5551

 

FEBRUARY

Thursday, 2/6, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Estate Planning with IRAs after the SECURE Act Seminar

It's a Whole New Ballgame!

Join Tony Hinson, Elder Law & Estate Planning Attorney at the

Poulsbo Fire Station, 911 NE Liberty Road, Poulsbo

Seating is Limited. Register today at: 

https://www.sherrardlaw.com/seminars

Or call 360-779-5551

 

 

MARCH

 

Saturday, 3/7,8:15am - 6:00pm

Creative Aging Conference

 

“Perspectives on Legacy”

Fort Worden Commons, 210 Battery Way, Port Townsend

 

8:15 a.m.: Check-in & continental breakfast

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Conference sessions

5–6 p.m.: Closing reception

 

Perspectives on Legacy is a one-day conference designed for social and healthcare professionals, artists, educators, and lifelong learners to explore the topic of legacy from the perspective of making a positive difference in an imperfect world. The conference will bring together speakers from multiple disciplines and life experiences, inspiring participants to consider what legacy means to them and how they can meaningfully shape the world left to future generations.

 

The Frye Art Museum and Centrum are pleased to continue their partnership to bring the 2020 Creative Aging Conference to Fort Worden State Park in Port Townsend. Continuing education clock hours will be available.

 

Register at:

https://centrum.org/2019/12/creative-aging-conference-march-7/