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Things to Do Week of February 24 to March 2

As the recent snow reminds us, we are still in the depths of winter! Taking a walk in the quiet of the falling snow was amazing, but now that the gentle snow has turned to harsh sleet it might be …

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Happy Valentine’s Day

For Valentine’s Day this year I am posting ten reasons why I love San Juan Island, based on living here since 1977. OK, then, here are ten reasons in no particular order.

1. Dogs are appreciated: This is so true. …

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The San Juan Island School District has been named one of five STEM Lighthouse Districts by the State of Washington via a state wide competition. The Lighthouse designation acknowledges that these districts have developed the best STEM programs in the …

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Things to Do Week of January 27 to February 2

Winter seems to force us to focus on more basic things…ourselves (as evidenced by countless new year’s resolutions), make effort to reach our goals, and our community. Here are some things to do that fall in line with what winter …

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Things to Do Week of January 6 to January 12

As we all are struggling to put away the holiday decorations and try and figure out what clothes still fit, the real estate market on San Juan Island continues to improve. We had a strong end of the year flurry …

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Things to Do Week of December 9 to December 15

The holiday season is upon us.

Last Friday was the tree lighting ceremony, and many a brave sole attended the block party with caroling, crafts and cookies and hot cider. We have had a week of cold weather in the …

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Things to Do Week of December 2 to Decmber 8

December already!! Hard to believe that time is marching forward so quickly. The countdown is on for shopping days left, but if you are in need of some festivities to get you in the mood there are plenty of things …

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Things to Do Week of October 21 to October 27

Getting Ready for Halloween in the islands? It has always been a favorite day in the islands, with several merchants and business grown-ups dressing up for the fun of it. You may want to see this little video of watchers …

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