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January 2018

First Friday Fusion Partner Dance
Friday, January 5th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
The dance lesson at 7PM is for beginners and is geared towards whomever shows up.  For more info about fusion partner dance, check out our local dance community at http://fusioninclusion.org.  $5 suggested donation.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: FarmStrong
Saturday, January 6th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  FarmStrong lights up the stage with exquisite harmony singing and seasoned instrumentation. The heart of the band draws on inspiration from the last century of country, blues, and bluegrass music from the 1920s through the 50s, as well as folk, rock, gospel, and soul music of the 50s, 60s, 70s, and beyond. $5 Cover.

Concerts in the Woods – “Ranger & the ‘Re-Arrangers‘”
Sunday, January 7th, 2018, 3:00PM
Laurel B. Johnson Community Center,  923 Hazel Point Road, in Coyle
Hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room “at the end of the earth.”  Concerts are all ages and admission is by donation.  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.

Seattle Opera Preview: Cosi fan tutte
Wednesday, January 10th, 2018, 6:30PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
This fresh style of opera preview offers more than just a lecture – it provides an experience featuring professional singers and an accompanist in an hour-long presentation that takes the audience on a journey through the story and music of the upcoming main stage opera.

Books on Tap Trivia Night
Friday, January 12th, 2018, 6:30PM
Finn River Farm & Cidery, 124 Center Road, Chimacum
Jefferson County Library invites you to test out your knowledge about books, film, and pop culture during an evening trivia contest while you have some fun, food and cider. Bring friends to form a team or fly solo and they’ll find a team for you.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Norman Baker Duo
Friday, January 12th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Lumber rock, americana, and folk. Get thee a trucker hat and join us. $5 cover.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: The Reverie Machine
Saturday, January 13th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. The husband and wife alt-folk duo of Meghan Yates and Mordechai Rosenblatt know all too well that life is a journey of contrasts: sloppy and pure, difficult and easy, old and new. But The Reverie Machine are here to remind us — there is beauty in all we do.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Speakeasy Jazz Cats
Friday, January 19th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Sounds of New Orleans from the 1920s and 30s. $5 cover.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Squirrel Butter
Saturday, January 20th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Squirrel Butter performs traditional and original music influenced by Appalachian, early country, jug band, and blues artists from the late 1800s through the 1950s. $5 cover.

Concerts in the Woods – “Hollis Peach
Sunday, January 21st, 2018, 3:00PM
Laurel B. Johnson Community Center,  923 Hazel Point Road, in Coyle
Hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room “at the end of the earth.”  Concerts are all ages and admission is by donation.  Hollis Peach weaves evocative, somewhat mischievous and somewhat enigmatic stories in the American vernacular of song and story.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Cascade View Quartet
Sunday, January 21st, 2018, 4:00PM-6:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Pacific Northwest Jazz.

Movie Screening: The Bullish Farmer
Monday, January 22nd, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Over a decade ago, John Ubaldo, a successful Wall Street investment banker decided to call it quits.  John traded in his high finance career for 185 acres of land on the Battenkill River in Cambridge, NY, to live a quiet life as a small farmer.  But John’s dream of living an uncomplicated traditional agrarian life getscomplicated when he comes up against Big Agriculture (Big Ag).  Join the discussion! This event kicks off our six-week study course developed by Northwest Earth Institute (NWEI) called Menu for the Future.

First Encounters: Sasquatch
Wednesday, January 24th, 2018, 6:00PM-8:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Sonya Zohar tells about her travels around Canada and the US searching for Sasquatch.

H2OMG! Making Sense of Water Scarcity in an Insecure World
Wednesday, January 24th, 2018, 6:30PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
In this talk, participants learn about water scarcity and its effects both globally and at local levels here in Washington State. Join Chimacum resident Rachel Cordone as she challenges participants to consider how they value water in its different uses, and explore whether taking an ethical approach to water issues changes how we manage and govern water on our increasingly thirsty and crowded planet. Co-Sponsored by Humanities Washington.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: The Shantymen
Friday, January 26th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Detour front man Greg Brotherton joins Peninsula guitarist Trevor Hanson to play ballads, sea shanties, and beer drinking songs. Don’t miss their debut show. 

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Sweet Lou’s Sour Mash
Saturday, January 27th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Boot stomping bluegrass from the great Northwest. $5 cover.

Movie Screening: Queen of the Sun
Monday, January 29th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us? is a profound, alternative look at the global bee crisis. Taking us on a journey through the catastrophic disappearance of bees and the mysterious world of the beehive, this alarming and ultimately uplifting film weaves together a dramatic story of the heart-felt struggles of beekeepers, scientists and philosophers around the world.  Sponsored by Michael “Skeeter” Pilarski and The Friends of the Trees. Please join them at 5:30 pm for a Meet & Greet with local farmers and community members!

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Crowey and Jessica Denison and Jones
Wednesday, January 31st, 2018, 6:00PM-9:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Lush with addicting progressions, beautiful guitar work, and indie but soulful vocals, their music boasts the aesthetic of indie folk anthems.

February 2018

3rd Annual Well Hearts Luncheon
Friday, February 2nd, 2018, 11:30AM
Northwest Maritime Center, Port Townsend
Jefferson Healthcare invites you to attend their 3rd Annual Well Hearts Luncheon!  Featuring Drs. Karen Forbes & Ann Hoffman, and Jackie Levin, RN, Holistic Nurse ad Coach on the importance of women’s heart health.  Heart Healthy Lunch is served at noon.  $50 per ticket.  Last year’s event sold out, so get your ticket online now!

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Forest Buetel and The Unexpected Brass Band
Friday, February 2nd, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Join them as they stuff the biggest local band they know into the tiny Detour for some delightful cacophony. Then listen to Hank Williams meets Tom Waits, boot stomping barnburners, and down home delta blues; this is Forest Beute.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Rye and Barley
Saturday, February 3rd, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Songs about drinking and sailing. $5 cover.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Jackrabbit Royale
Sunday, February 4th, 2018, 4:00PM-6:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Northwest blues.

Fusion Partner Dance
Sunday, February 4th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
The dance lesson at 7pm is for beginners and is geared towards whomever shows up. For more info about fusion partner dance, check out http://fusioninclusion.org.  All ages.  $5 suggested donation.

Movie Screening – Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry
Monday, February 5th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Look & See is a cinematic portrait of the changing landscapes and shifting values of rural America in the era of industrial agriculture, as seen through the mind’s eye of writer, farmer, and activist, Wendell Berry. Filmed across four seasons in the farming cycle, Look & See blends observational scenes of farming life, interviews with farmers and community members with evocative, carefully framed shots of the surrounding landscape. Sponsored by Linda Davis and Solstice Farm.   Please join us at 5:30 pm for a Meet & Greet with local farmers and community members!

American Muslims: History, Culture and Politics
Wednesday, February 7th, 2018, 6:30PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
University of Washington Tacoma professor Turan Kayaoglu explores how American Muslim identities have shaped and been shaped by American culture, history, and politics. Touching on issues such as the interaction of racial, cultural, and religious identities; the politics of immigration and citizenship; and interfaith and religious dialogue; Kayaoglu uncovers how American Muslims have been integral to American experience. Co-sponsored by Humanities Washington Speakers Bureau

Movie Night: Unacknowledged
Wednesday, February 7th, 2018, 7:00PM-9:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy a free movie.  “Unacknowledged” focuses on the historical files of the Disclosure Project and how UFO secrecy has been ruthlessly enforced – and why.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Casey Neill with Timothy Hull
Friday, February 9th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  $10 cover.

Lions Club Valentine Breakfast
Saturday, February 10th, 2018, 8:30AM-11:00AM
Masonic Hall, 170 Herbert St, Quilcene
Enjoy a delicious breakfast while supporting the local community!  Adults-$8, Families-$20, 6 years and under-Free.

Sweetheart Sale
Saturday, February 10th, 2018, 9:00AM-3:00PM
Brinnon Community Center, 306144 Highway 101
Find something unique for someone special.  Crafts, art, gently used items and gifts!

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Joy in Mudville Trio
Saturday, February 10th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  $5 cover. The Joy in Mudville Trio return for another great set of originals and classics.

Concerts in the Woods – “Spencer & Rains
Sunday, February 11th, 2018, 3:00PM
Laurel B. Johnson Community Center,  923 Hazel Point Road, in Coyle
Hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room “at the end of the earth.”  Concerts are all ages and admission is by donation.  Tricia Spencer and Howard Rains are known for their twin fiddle harmony, which is a product of the influence of midwestern Scandinavian fiddlers Tricia heard as a child. At the same time, Howard’s distinct repertoire reintroduces listeners to the pre-contest styles of Texas fiddling.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Weener
Friday, February 16th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  $10 cover. Seattle’s premier Ween tribute band.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Caribe Steel Band
Saturday, February 17th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Blending lively instrumental arrangements featuring Caribbean Steel pans and crowd-pleasing vocal songs, Caribe Steel Band will warm your soul and lift your spirits with the sounds of the Caribbean: reggae, calypso, soca, samba, and even your favorite pop tunes – with an island twist!

Concerts in the Woods – “The Gossamer Strings
Sunday, February 18th, 2018, 3:00PM
Laurel B. Johnson Community Center,  923 Hazel Point Road, in Coyle
Hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room “at the end of the earth.”  Concerts are all ages and admission is by donation.  Gossamer Strings is a folk music duo with rich harmonies over beautiful instrumentation on guitar, banjo and mandolin, and haunting original songwriting by Kyle McGonegle and Liat Tova Lis.

Tech Tuesdays in Quilcene
Tuesday, February 20th, 2018, 10:00AM-12:00PM
Quilcene Community Center294952 Highway 101.
Join Jefferson County Library staff for a free technology class from 10:00AM-11:00AM, followed by open tech assistance from 11:00AM-12:00PM.  This month, learn how to navigate, stay up to date, and feel more confident about using your iPad.

Author Reading: Meet Nancy Lord
Wednesday, February 21st, 2018, 6:30PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Meet Alaskan essayist Nancy Lord!

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Nightingale
Friday, February 23rd, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Americana band with roots in folk, rock, country, gospel, and more. Their harmonic blends range from hauntingly beautiful to delightfully sweet.

Geology of “Hotspot” National Parks
Saturday, February 24th, 2018, 4:00PM-5:00PM
Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2333 San Juan Ave, Port Townsend
Join the Jefferson County Land Trust Geology Group in Port Townsend, where the Geology Group’s own Jim Aldrich will discuss what is driving the geology of Yellowstone National Park, Hawaiian Island chain and other parks that lie above mantle hot spots.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Jack & Joe
Saturday, February 24th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Jack & Joe play a unique blend of Americana – cowboy music, folk, a little blues, and “Bluebilly Swing.

Movie Screening – The Greenhorns
Monday, February 26th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
The Greenhorns documentary film explores the lives of America’s young farming community – its spirit, practices, and needs. This film is part of the North Olympic Peninsula Farming Film Festival. Free films about farmers, farming and food. For more information, see the complete list of film screenings.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: The Ernest Jazz
Wednesday, February 28th, 2018, 6:00PM-9:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.

March 2018

Fusion Partner Dance
Friday, March 2nd, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
The dance lesson at 7pm is for beginners and is geared towards whomever shows up. For more info about fusion partner dance, check out http://fusioninclusion.org.  All ages.  $5 suggested donation.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: The Jack Dwyer Trio
Saturday, March 3rd, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  The Jack Dwyer Trio performs new and classic Americana steeped in country, blues, jazz, and traditional Appalachian and Creole music. The group features the songwriting, singing, and electric guitar work of Jack and a rotating cast of upright bassists and drummers.

Pappenspiel
Sunday, March 4th, 2018, 1:00PM-2:00PM & 4:00PM-5:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
“PAPPENSPIEL” is performing original puppetry, incorporating ideas based on the “Papiertheater” (paper theaters) of Central Europe of the 1800’s. Plays are handpicked from classic European story collections, as well as from the wonder tales and original materials of fools, sages, and tellers throughout time.  2 different shows!  1pm: Hans in Luck; 4pm: The Emperor’s New Clothes.  $5 per person or $15 per family.

Concerts in the Woods – “The Debutones
Sunday, March 4th, 2018, 3:00PM
Laurel B. Johnson Community Center,  923 Hazel Point Road, in Coyle
Hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room “at the end of the earth.”  Concerts are all ages and admission is by donation.  The Debutones excel at bringing to light hidden gems of acoustic roots-based songs with compelling stories and beautiful melodies––some country, some folk, and some bluegrass.

Movie Screening – Evolution of Organic
Monday, March 5th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
A motley crew of back-to-the-landers, spiritual seekers and farmers’ sons and daughters reject chemical farming and set out to explore organic alternatives. It’s a heartfelt journey of change – from a small band of rebels to a cultural transformation in the way we grow and eat food.  This film is part of the North Olympic Peninsula Farming Film Festival. Free films about farmers, farming and food. For more information, see the complete list of film screenings.

Coming Home: Helping Soldiers Find Meaning After War
Wednesday, March 7th, 2018, 6:30PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Author and professor Jeb Wyman shares stories of the men and women who signed up to serve during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and incorporates experiences and insights from famous writers and philosophers about war and its aftermath. Co-sponsored by Humanities Washington Speakers Bureau.

Great Decisions Discussion- The Waning of Pax Americana
Thursday, March 8th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Great Decisions, produced by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), is America’s largest civic discussion program on world affairs. Lectures will run each Thursday through April 26. Each discussion will cover a topic of great importance to Americans, a short video will be shown, and discussion will be facilitated.  Attend the entire series or one lecture; no previous registration is required, and seating is first-come, first-served. Co-sponsored by Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship’s Adult Learning Program.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: The Chuck Easton Trio
Friday, March 9th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  The Chuck Easton Trio with Chuck on guitar, flute, saxophone, and occasional vocals; George Radebaugh on keyboard; and Ted Enderle on bass. The group plays standards, Latin tunes, and originals – upbeat, straight-ahead jazz and a little fusion-type stuff.

Oyster at Port Townsend Vineyards
Saturday, March 10th, 2018, 5:00PM
Port Townsend Vineyards, 2640 W Sims Way, Port Townsend
Come join an evening of live music and fresh Hama Hama oysters paired with delicious wines!  Event starts at 5 p.m. until the oysters run out!  All ages invited.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Joe Stanton
Saturday, March 10th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  With intricate fingerstyle guitar, earthy baritone, and lyrics from life, Joe Stanton does what he loves – writing and performing acoustic music.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Wired Jazz with Brian Douglas
Sunday, March 11th, 2018, 4:00PM-6:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.

Movie Screening – Seed: The Untold Story
Monday, March 12th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Worshiped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000 year-old food legacy. Sponsored by Organic Seed Alliance.  This film is part of the North Olympic Peninsula Farming Film Festival. Free films about farmers, farming and food. For more information, see the complete list of film screenings.

Great Decisions Discussion- Russia’s Foreign Policy
Thursday, March 15th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Great Decisions, produced by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), is America’s largest civic discussion program on world affairs. Lectures will run each Thursday through April 26. Each discussion will cover a topic of great importance to Americans, a short video will be shown, and discussion will be facilitated.  Attend the entire series or one lecture; no previous registration is required, and seating is first-come, first-served. Co-sponsored by Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship’s Adult Learning Program.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Jackrabbit Royale
Friday, March 16th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Northwest Blues.

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Disco Bay Detour
Saturday, March 17th, 2018, 6:00PM-the wee hours
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Celebrate St. Patrick’s day – and the return of Revolution Tacos – with Anamcara at 6pm and our very own Shantymen from 9 ‘til you all go home.

Concerts in the Woods – “Scott Cossu
Sunday, March 18th, 2018, 3:00PM
Laurel B. Johnson Community Center,  923 Hazel Point Road, in Coyle
Hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room “at the end of the earth.”  Concerts are all ages and admission is by donation.  Scott Cossu is an internationally known composer, pianist and recording artist. Scott was up front when New Age was just beginning over 30 years ago.

Movie Screening – Inhabit
Monday, March 19th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Inhabit is a feature length documentary introducing permaculture: a design method that offers an ecological lens for solving issues related to agriculture, economics, governance, and on.  This film is part of the North Olympic Peninsula Farming Film Festival. Free films about farmers, farming and food. For more information, see the complete list of film screenings.

Tech Tuesdays in Quilcene
Tuesday, March 20th, 2018, 10:00AM-12:00PM
Quilcene Community Center294952 Highway 101.
Join Jefferson County Library staff for a free technology class from 10:00AM-11:00AM, followed by open tech assistance from 11:00AM-12:00PM.  This month, learn how to access Lynda.com’s vast library of learning videos for free with your library card, how to set up your account and how to choose and begin courses.

Old Alcohol Plant Wednesday Music Series
Wednesday, March 21st, 2018, 5:00PM-7:00PM
Old Alcohol Plant, 310 Hadlock Bay Road, Port Hadlock.
Head to the Old Alcohol Plant every Wednesday for some live music, plus rotating food and drink specials!  This Wednesday they will be featuring John “Greyhound” Maxwell.

I AM HALO
Wednesday, March 21st, 2018, 6:00PM-9:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Seattle’s Electronic Music Producer vocalist & violinist Ilen Halogram takes you on an across-dimensional journey through timespace with the I AM HALO experience. Sound reactive visionscapes are crafted live, immersing the audience and interacting with the performance.  $5 Cover.

Author Reading: An Evening with Anna Quinn
Wednesday, March 21st, 2018, 6:30PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Join author Anna Quinn as she reads from her breathtaking debut novel, which examines the impact of traumatic childhood experiences and the fragile line between past and present. Exquisitely nuanced and profoundly intimate, The Night Child is a story of resilience, hope, and the capacity of the mind, body, and spirit to save itself despite all odds.

Great Decisions Discussion- China & America: the New Geopolitical Equation
Thursday, March 22nd, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Great Decisions, produced by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), is America’s largest civic discussion program on world affairs. Lectures will run each Thursday through April 26. Each discussion will cover a topic of great importance to Americans, a short video will be shown, and discussion will be facilitated.  Attend the entire series or one lecture; no previous registration is required, and seating is first-come, first-served. Co-sponsored by Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship’s Adult Learning Program.

Art/Talent Show & Silent Auction
Friday, March 23rd, 2018, 5:30PM
Brinnon School, 46 Schoolhouse Road, Brinnon
This is one event you won’t want to miss.  The kids are a hoot with their many talents on the stage as well as in the class rooms.  Your evening will be filled with awesome talent acts, beautiful pieces of art put together by the children and a packed silent auction. See their Facebook page for more information.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Trevor Hanson and Daniel Macke
Friday, March 23rd, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Two talented musicians explore their instruments through improvisation.

Live Music at the Old Alcohol Plant: Midnight Train Blues Band
Friday, March 21st, 2018, 8:00PM-11:00PM
Old Alcohol Plant, 310 Hadlock Bay Road, Port Hadlock.
Head to the Old Alcohol Plant to catch a performance by Midnight Train Blues Band.  $12 Cover.

Bayside Housing Benefit: Rainshadow Chorale Spring Preview
Saturday, March 24th, 2018, 6:00PM-9:00PM
Old Alcohol Plant, 310 Hadlock Bay Road, Port Hadlock.
Special PREVIEW performance of Rainshadow Chorale’s spring concert, AT THE MOVIES! Conducted by Rebecca Rottsolk. This performance is being offered to benefit Bayside Housing & Services.  Tickets are $40 and includes the show, appetizers and a donation.  Join them for a fun night, tasty appetizers, and Lee Brumley on piano before and after the show.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Joy in Mudville Trio
Saturday, March 24th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  The Joy In Mudville Trio return for another great set of originals and classics.  $5 Cover.

Pok Pok Takeover at the Oyster Saloon
Saturday, March 24th, 2018, 12:00PM-5:30PM
Hama Hama Oysters, 35846 Highway 101
Join Hama Hama Oysters and the team from Pok Pok as they take over the saloon to prepare a few of their signature shellfish dishes. (while supplies last).

Movie Screening – Gaining Ground
Monday, March 26th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock

Gaining Ground shows how one diverse Boston neighborhood has managed to stem the tide against enormous odds. Building on a 25-year legacy of innovative community organizing, a new generation of Dudley Street neighborhood leaders has managed to foster hope and create opportunity in challenging times.  This film is part of the North Olympic Peninsula Farming Film Festival. Free films about farmers, farming and food. For more information, see the complete list of film screenings.

Old Alcohol Plant Wednesday Music Series
Wednesday, March 28th, 2018, 5:00PM-7:00PM
Old Alcohol Plant, 310 Hadlock Bay Road, Port Hadlock.
Head to the Old Alcohol Plant every Wednesday for some live music, plus rotating food and drink specials!  This Wednesday hear some Cajun & Cuban with Michael and Vickie Townsend.

Sasquatch: First Encounters
Wednesday, March 28th, 2018, 6:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Rich Germeau talks about his experiences in his search for Sasquatch over ten years.

Great Decisions Discussion- Media & Foreign Policy
Thursday, March 29th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Great Decisions, produced by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), is America’s largest civic discussion program on world affairs. Lectures will run each Thursday through April 26. Each discussion will cover a topic of great importance to Americans, a short video will be shown, and discussion will be facilitated.  Attend the entire series or one lecture; no previous registration is required, and seating is first-come, first-served. Co-sponsored by Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship’s Adult Learning Program.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Anna Arvan and Friends
Friday, March 30th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Welcome back Sea Change original and a favored crafter of beautiful songs with dark linings, plus some more great musicians from Bellingham.

Quilcene Lions Club Easter Breakfast
Saturday, March 31st, 2018, 8:30AM-11:00AM
Quilcene Masonic Hall, 170 Herbert Street
Enjoy a delicious Easter Breakfast and support local projects!

Quilcene Fire Rescue Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 31st, 2018, 10:00AM
Station 21 Quilcene Fire Hall, 70 Herbert Street
Come join the 4th Annual Easter Egg Hunt!  Please call 360-765-3333, if you have any questions.

Oyster Stout Fest
Saturday, March 31st, 2018, 12:00PM-5:30PM
Hama Hama Oysters, 35846 Highway 101, Lilliwaup
It’s a stout party at the Oyster Saloon! They’ll be offering a flight of oyster stouts made by some of their favorite local brewers: Migration (Portland), 3 Magnets (Olympia), Mollusk (Seattle) and Rainy Daze (Poulsbo). Come meet the brewers, learn how they made their beer, and pretend you’re in Ireland by sampling some European Flats from Jones Family Farm. Plus, live music from OOUJH.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Ruin
Saturday, March 31st, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Dark Celtic from Port Angeles.

April 2018

Easter Brunch at the Old Alcohol Plant
Sunday, April 1st, 2018, 10:00AM-2:00PM
Old Alcohol Plant Restaurant, 310 Hadlock Bay Road, Port Hadlock
Enjoy a very special Easter Brunch!  Reservations recommended.

Brinnon Booster Club Easter Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 1st, 2018, 1:00PM
Dosewallips State Park, 306996 Highway 101, Brinnon
Kids 12 and under are invited to participate in this annual Easter Egg Hunt!  Don’t forget your Discover Pass!

Inquiring Mind Lecture- Behind Bars: The Rise of Faith-Based Ministries in an Age of Mass Incarceration
Wednesday, April 4th, 2018, 6:30PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Join professor Tanya Erzen to explore a little-known story: why Christian prison ministries are on the rise amidst an increasingly punitive system of mass incarceration.

Great Decisions Discussion- Turkey: a Partner in Crisis
Thursday, April 5th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Great Decisions, produced by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), is America’s largest civic discussion program on world affairs. Lectures will run each Thursday through April 26. Each discussion will cover a topic of great importance to Americans, a short video will be shown, and discussion will be facilitated.  Attend the entire series or one lecture; no previous registration is required, and seating is first-come, first-served. Co-sponsored by Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship’s Adult Learning Program.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: FlyLiteGemini & Micaela Kingslight
Friday, April 6, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.    FlyLiteGemini started as one man stomping his way through original folk, rock, and blues tunes. Vocalist/guitarist/bassist Joe Chamberlin keeps the spirit of classic rock alive with new originals and a few classic covers. Playing with local favorite, Micaela Kingslight.  $5 Cover

Greg for Commissioner HomeBase Bash
Friday, April 7, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Come down to the Detour and tell Greg Brotherton how crazy he is and what he can do to earn your vote in the August Primary. And, listen to some great live music with musical guests Baylin the Kid, Daryl Lynn, and more.

Concerts in the Woods – “Tim Bertch
Saturday, April 7th, 2018, 7:30PM
Laurel B. Johnson Community Center,  923 Hazel Point Road, in Coyle
Hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room “at the end of the earth.”  Concerts are all ages and admission is by donation.  Be prepared for an evening of extraordinary guitar music from an expert guitarist/harp guitarist who can switch between jazz, flamenco, classical, blues and gypsy music.

Movie Monday: Drawing the Tiger
Monday, April 9th, 2018, 7:00PM-9:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Shot over seven years, Drawing the Tiger takes a sweeping view of one Nepalese family’s whose bright daughter receives a scholarship to study in Kathmandu. When she doesn’t come home, the family is forced to face their fate. Q&A with filmmaker after movie.

Open Mic Jam Session with Victor
Thursdays, April, 2018, 5:00PM-8:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Join Vic as he hosts Open Mic/Jams in their state of the art acoustic venue.  Plugged or unplugged, bring your instruments, original songs, renditions of classic ones, or works in progress.

Great Decisions Discussion- U.S. Global Engagement and the Military
Thursday, April 12th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Great Decisions, produced by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), is America’s largest civic discussion program on world affairs. Lectures will run each Thursday through April 26. Each discussion will cover a topic of great importance to Americans, a short video will be shown, and discussion will be facilitated.  Attend the entire series or one lecture; no previous registration is required, and seating is first-come, first-served. Co-sponsored by Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship’s Adult Learning Program.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Kalan Wolfe
Friday, April 13th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Rhythm driven acoustic folk rock duo including an all new album of original works!

Friends of the Library Book Sale
Saturday, April 14th, 2018, 10:00AM-4:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
The Friends of Jefferson County Library book sale features used books, audio books, DVDs and music CDs.  All sales support the Jefferson County Library. The sale will take place in the bookmobile garage.  Members of the Friends of the Jefferson County Library can come early at 9:30AM!

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Shantymen
Saturday, April 14th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show. Trevor Hanson and Greg Brotherton bring back another helping of the Irish Craic.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Cascade View Quartet
Sunday, April 15th, 2018, 4:00PM-6:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Pacific NW Jazz.

Movie Monday: Floored
Monday, April 16th, 2018, 7:00PM-9:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
With an elegiac poignancy (New York Times), director James Allen Smith’s Floored captures the waning heyday of the Chicago Trading Pits (ABC News) and tells the bizarre and gripping stories of the traders’ overgrown kids with money, brains, and a pathological need to release stress (Barrons). Q&A with filmmaker after movie.

Tech Tuesday in Quilcene
Tuesday, April 17th, 2018, 10:00AM-12:00PM
Quilcene Community Center294952 Highway 101.
Join Jefferson County Library staff for a free technology class from 10:00AM-11:00AM, followed by open tech assistance from 11:00AM-12:00PM.  This month, get an introduction to podcasts — what they are, what they talk about, and how to subscribe to them. Learn the various options for finding and downloading podcasts on Apple and Android devices, and learn explore some of the library staff’s favorite podcasts in the process.

2nd Annual JCL Teen Photography Contest Kickoff: An Evening with Keith Lazelle
Wednesday, April 18th, 2018, 6:30PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Spend an evening with award winning photographer Keith Lazelle!  Keith will inspire you and show you how to make photographs as beautiful as this area we call home.  The first few rows of seating in the Humphrey Room is reserved for teens, but the presentation is open to photographers all ages.

Great Decisions Discussion- South Africa’s Fragile Democracy
Thursday, April 19th, 2018, 6:00PM
Jefferson County Library, 620 Cedar Ave, Port Hadlock
Great Decisions, produced by the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), is America’s largest civic discussion program on world affairs. Lectures will run each Thursday through April 26. Each discussion will cover a topic of great importance to Americans, a short video will be shown, and discussion will be facilitated.  Attend the entire series or one lecture; no previous registration is required, and seating is first-come, first-served. Co-sponsored by Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship’s Adult Learning Program.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour: Lost in the Shuffle
Friday, April 20th, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Lost in the Shuffle is Ralph Baker and Gerry Sherman playing blues, ballads, and originals.

8th Annual Hama Hama Oyster Rama
Saturday, April 21st, 2018, 12:00PM-6:00PM
Hama Hama Oyster, 35846 Highway 101, Lilliwaup
Celebrate the tideflats! Every year, Hama Hama Oyster welcomes the public to their beach to learn about oysters, oyster farming, and life in the Hood Canal, aquatic and other. The Rama features tours with intertidal ecologists and oyster growers, u-pick oysters and clams, an oyster-sports competition we call the Shuckathalon, a beer and wine garden, kid’s activities, live music, and various delicious food options. Every year, the Rama benefits local Hood Canal charities.  Tickets are required for everybody 16 and up (15 and under get in free). Food, drink, oysters and clams are available for purchase using $5 tokens. You can buy tokens ahead of time (highly recommended) or at the event for cash or credit.

Live Music at Disco Bay Detour:  Paz al Mundo
Saturday, April 21st, 2018, 7:00PM-10:00PM
Disco Bay Detour, 282332 Highway 101, Discovery Bay
Drop by for live music in a space designed to enhance the sound of music!  Sip on local craft cider, beer, kombucha, wine, and espresso while you enjoy the show.  Playing a wide range of musical genres, Paz al Mundo brings new arrangements together into their own unique style. Jazz, rock, pop, blues, and country are some of what you might be in for as they take you away for a night of music and joy.

Concerts in the Woods – “Bryan Bowers
Saturday, April 21st, 2018, 7:30PM
Laurel B. Johnson Community Center,  923 Hazel Point Road, in Coyle
Hear an intimate concert in a beautiful room “at the end of the earth.”  Concerts are all ages and admission is by donation.  For over five decades, Bryan Bowers has been to the autoharp what Earl Scruggs was to the five-string banjo.  He presents instrumental virtuosity combined with warmth, eloquence, expression and professionalism.

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