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Previously held events are listed in archive at bottom.
Beginners Yoga in Brinnon
Mondays, October, 2015, 7:40AM
Start your morning off with an energizing yoga class at the Brinnon Community Center, 306144 Highway 101. Progressive classes are also available on Tuesdays and Fridays at 6:40 AM & Thursdays at 8:00 AM. Contact the Community Center for more information: 360-796-4350.
Gardening Classes in Quilcene
Mondays, October, 2015, 12PM
Join Juanita and Anita for free gardening classes at Q Gardens, where the straw bale and rain gardens are located by Quil Bean Espresso, 71 Old Church Road. Help plant the straw bale gardens which will provide fresh produce to the Quilcene food bank while increasing your gardening skills. Classes are interactive and fun. So bring your ideas, questions and friends!
Yoga in Quilcene
Tuesdays, October, 2015, 9:30AM
Meet at the Quilcene Community Center, 294952 Highway 101, for Yoga in Quilcene! This class is designed for ALL who would like to explore the art of a Yoga practice. There is a $10 drop in fee for each class, and an $8-per-class fee if you pay for the whole month. For more information, please contact Sheryl Wolover at: 360-565-6554; firstname.lastname@example.org. Website.
Dance Aerobics & Strength Training Class
Tuesdays, October, 2015, 5PM
Join your friends and neighbors for this dance aerobics and strength training class, led by Leslie Bunton (certified through the American Council on Exercise), at the Quilcene Community Center (294952 Highway 101). Only $35 for 8 classes, $25 for 4 classes and $7.50 for a single class. If you are a newcomer, please contact Leslie in advance and arrive about ten minutes early. For more information, contact Leslie at: 360-765-0164.
Concerts in the Woods-“Sarah McQuaid“
Friday, October 9th, 2015, 7:30PM
Rising star Sarah McQuaid’s voice has been likened to malt whiskey, melted chocolate and “honey poured into wine” (Minor 7th). A captivating performer, she seduces her audience with cheeky banter and stories from the road, as well as with stunning musicianship; in her hands, the guitar becomes much more than merely an accompanying instrument. Hear Sarah at the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Guitar Tuning Workshop with Sarah McQuaid
Saturday, October 10th, 2015, 11AM
In addition to her Friday evening concert at Concerts in the Woods, Sarah McQuaid will offer a 90-minute workshop on the DADGAD guitar tuning. Workshop fee $25 per person; advanced booking essential as workshop will not take place unless a minimum of 5 participants sign up. To register for this workshop click Register. Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Saturday, October 10th, 2015, 5:30PM-8PM
Join Jefferson Land Trust for their annual RainFest Auction. Fine wines and fun dining, unique trips and experiences, and the opportunity to make a big difference to the local landscape and quality of life. Get your tickets now to help preserve the best and most beloved places in Jefferson County. The live auction will offer you a chance to vie for travel packages, gourmet food experiences, fun parties, and special workshops, as well as the luscious sweets featured in the perennially popular “dessert frenzy.”
Saturday, October 17th, 2015
Take part in a Cider Press at Worthington Park, next to the Quilcene Historical Museum at 151 Columbia Street!
Brinnon Halloween Party
Saturday, October 17th, 2015, 2PM-4PM
Come celebrate Halloween at the Brinnon Community Center, 306144 Highway 101! Those 10 & under can enter the costume contest. There will be a treasure hunt and spaghetti for all!
Concerts in the Woods-“Castletown“
Sunday, October 18th, 2015, 3:00PM Matinée
Portland, OR based Castletown’s music has been described as “Renegade Celtic Folk Rock,” blending the energy of traditional Irish reels with modern Folk, Blues, and Country influences. Check them out at the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Quilcene Trunk or Treat
Saturday, October 31st, 2015, 4:30PM
Decorate your “trunk, truck, bicycle, wagon” whatever you have, and bring it to the Quilcene School to participate. The sponsors of the event park their cars together and open their trunks to reveal Halloween-themed decorations. Children can walk from trunk to trunk to check out the decorations, play games and receive treats! Please sign up If you would like to be a sponsor, either call: 360-774-1705 or text (only): 360-774-0726.
Brinnon Trunk or Treat
Saturday, October 31st, 2015, 4PM-6PM or later
Trick or treat from car to car next to the Brinnon Store! If you would like to decorate your trunk and hand out treats, please call Heather at: 360-680-1065.
Concerts in the Woods-“John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns“
Sunday, November 1st, 2015, 3:00PM Matinée
John Hoover and The Mighty Quinns are a group of three musicians who have been entertaining audiences around the region for several years now. They play a distinctive blend of folk, folk-rock, singer/songwriter classics, country, Celtic, bluegrass, and R&B. They are the best known for their work as a John Denver Tribute Band, though their repertoire spans the entire history of music. At the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Concerts in the Woods-“Ranger and the Re-Arrangers“
Sunday, November 15th, 2015, 3:00PM Matinée
Seattle Gypsy jazz band Ranger and the “Re-Arrangers” evoke the spirit of a Paris cafe and the raucous energy of a Gypsy campsite with their unique twist on Gypsy jazz. “At the heart of their sound is Ranger Sciacca’s sweet violin playing… his sense of melody and daring improvisations” (World Rhythm Webzine). At the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Concerts in the Woods-“Kathryn Claire and Friends“
Sunday, December 6th, 2015, 3:00PM Matinée
Her guitar and fiddle-playing exhibit a technical grace which is matched only by her truly captivating voice and she possesses the rare ability to move seamlessly across genres. Her deep love and respect for traditional music has long been a driving influence and those roots can be heard in her own original music. At the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Concerts in the Woods-“Christmas songs and more by Lynne Ferguson”
Sunday, December 20th, 2015, 3:00PM Matinée
Lynne Ferguson has been playing music for a living all her life. Her past work with Taj Mahal has influenced her singing style. She has been fortunate enough to perform and record with some of the finest and best-known acoustic players in the world. This show will feature songs from her latest EP “Wintersongs” and will be a benefit for the Native Horsemanship Youth Program. At the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Concerts in the Woods – “Lobo Del Mar”
Sunday, January 10th 2016, 3:00PM Matinée
Lobo Del Mar is an all family music and dance ensemble. They perform mostly Celtic music with Bluegrass and Flamenco fusion. Their Scots-Irish tunes feature Irish Step Dancing. They also perform Mexican music, South Pacific Island tunes accompanied by Polynesian dances and Middle Eastern inspired medleys complete with bellydancing. At the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Concerts in the Woods – “The Mighty Dreadful Duo”
Sunday, January 24th 2016, 3:00PM Matinée
Kelly Erb and Clayton Kaiser join forces to create The Mighty Dreadful Duo. Part stringband, part rockabilly bluegrass junkies. Traditional tunes reworked to satiate two down-to-earth, Puget Sound musicians. At the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.
Concerts in the Woods – “Anika Pearl“
Sunday, February 14th 2016, 3:00PM Valentines Day
Anika Pearl is a 13 year old singer and multi-instrumentalist playing ukulele, piano, guitar, and fiddle. Her dad, Aki, provides vocal harmonies and acoustic guitar. A proven crowd pleaser! At the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, in Coyle at: 923 Hazel Point Road.