Calendar of Events - San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce
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03/24/17
Chair Yoga at the Mullis Center

Bring warm, comfy clothes, a water bottle, and a desire to learn. Suggested Donation of $3 - $5 for Facility use. Questions? thoughts, suggestions?


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03/24/17
 -03/26/17
Classic Film Series with Thérèse Finn


The Americanization of Alfred Hitchcock, Friday- Sunday
Come enjoy three movies in the early American career of Alfred Hitchcock: Rebecca (1940), winner of two Academy Awards (out of eleven nominations); Foreign Correspondent(1940), which was nominated for six Academy Awards; andShadow of a Doubt (1943). 


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03/27/17
Tech with Rock Island:Computer and Online Security

In seminar 3 of the series, The Online Life, we will take a look at what Internet security means. We will revisit the concept of personal security and attempt to separate the truth from the hype. FREE

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03/27/17
Contra Dance at the Grange

Live old time music The most fun you can have with your clothes on Beginners welcome


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03/29/17
EDC offers workshop on Photography for Business

Workshop topics will include:  Planning photographs, getting needed photos, creating photos that sell (including lighting and composition), output, and using photos to sell products and services.
Details:  San Juan Island, Wednesday, March 29th from 9-11:30 a.m. at the San Juan Island Library (this event not sponsored by the library).   Cost:  $25; reservations required. 

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03/31/17
Get Familiar with Your Android Smartphone


Learn the basics of using your smartphone like how to make and receive calls and text messages. Explore built-in apps like the camera and maps, how to connect to WiFi, find websites, and download apps. Bring your smartphone and your device password. 
Please register at the Library and pick up a checklist: limited space available. FREE

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04/01/17
Wolf Hollow Spring Open House/Baby Shower

Don’t miss this opportunity to tour our wildlife rehab facility, meet staff and board members and learn more about the work we do at 284 Boyce Road on San Juan Island.

 

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04/01/17
Washington State Poet Laureate Workshop

Tod Marshall was named Washington State Poet Laureate in February 2016.  As a kick-off for Poetry Month, he will conduct a workshop on writing poetry.  Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.  Please register at the Library: limited space available.

 

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04/01/17
Washington State Poet Laureate Reading


A poetry reading co-sponsored by Griffin Bay Bookstore. Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall has published three volumes of poetry--Bugle, Tangled Lines, and Dare Say--as well as a volume of interviews with and an anthology of contemporary poets.  Come enjoy an evening of poetry--this is as living as it gets!
Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.
 

 

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04/02/17
Washington State Poet Laureate Reading

April is Poetry Month so let's celebrate the poetry of nature.  The Poetry Walk, co-sponsored by the San Juan island Library and the San Juan County Land Bank, will feature readings by local poetry lovers of nature-inspired poems as we enjoy a leisurely stroll to the summit of Mount Grant Preserve where visiting Washington State Poet Laureate, Tod Marshall, will share some of his favorites.

 

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04/03/17
Tech with Rock Island: Cloud Computing

In part 4 of the four-part series, The Online Life, we will take a look at "The Cloud". We hear about it every day, but what does it really mean and is the information I'm storing really secure?

 

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04/03/17
Know Your Islanders Talk: Bill Severson

Bill Severson will tell about his trip with Laura Jo through time in Ireland, from modern Dublin to over 6,000 year ago.  Laura Jo did some detective work on her ancestry and studied the world's first airport.

 

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04/07/17
Get Familiar with Your Android Tablet

Learn the basics of using your Android tablet from such manufacturers as Samsung, LG, Google or HTI. Learn how to use the web browser to search and bookmark websites. Explore built-in apps like the camera and email and how to connect to WiFi, and download apps. Please register at the Library and pick up a checklist: limited space available.

 

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04/07/17
Swing Dance at the Mullis Center

Lesson 7 - 8 pm, Dance 8 - 9pm All ages welcome! Suggested Donation of $3 - $5 for Facility Use


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04/08/17
Get Familiar with Your Android Tablet

Held on the second Saturday of the month, Open Mic Night is for anyone interested in writing. Don't be shy, come read what you've got or just listen. You'll be inspired to write more.

For more information please contact Pam Herber at pjherber@interisland.net. Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.

 
 

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04/10/17
Get Familiar with Your Android Tablet

The first iPhone was released just under ten years ago, launching a revolution in how we communicate with each other, how we receive and process information and how we entertain ourselves.

 
 

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04/12/17
TEDx San Juan Island Salon: Science & Technology

In the second of four Salons, TEDx San Juan Island co-organizer Gary Franklin will moderate a discussion of three archived talks centered on the theme of Science & Technology.  Come join in on a conversation around cutting-edge topics!  Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library. *Opinions expressed represent the viewpoint of the speakers and not necessarily the opinions of the Library.

 
 
 

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04/14/17
Salish Sea Early Music Festival

The Art of Modulation II •

A new set of selections from chess master Philidor's "The Art of Modulation" and other late Baroque works.

Linda Melsted, violin

Rom Pokorny, violin

Jeffrey Cohan, baroque flute

Jonathan Oddie, harpsichord


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04/17/17
Assistive Technology for Disabilities

Meet Alan Knue, director of the Washington Assistive Technology Act Program at the University of Washington. His presentation will address some of the many forms of assistance available now for people with functional needs and disabilities. You can test the library’s new collection of Aids for Better Living to see if there is a device that can make your life a little easier.

 
 

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04/20/17
Literary Salon with Laurie Orton

Better than a book club, it's a chance to talk with friends old and new about books and authors, themes and ideas. Join us and share all things bookish. Refreshments are courtesy of the Friends of the Library.

 
 

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04/21/17
public talk by Salish elder

Friday, April 21, will be a public talk by Salish elder and canoe master builder Dean Washington at the Friday Harbor HS STEM building from 6:30-8:00pm. Public is Welcome!

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04/22/17
 -04/23/17
Mark B Gardner Photo Classes

From Snapshots to Great Shots: How to make better photographs - April 22-23, 2017 at Skagit Community College in Friday Harbor, 9am-4pm.  

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04/22/17
Great Islands Clean-Up

Do Your Part to Make San Juan Island “Litter-Free by the Sea”!
All Chamber members (plus your families/friends!) are encouraged to participate in the County-wide 2017 Great Islands Clean-Up, which will be held on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22, from 9 a.m. to noon, rain or shine.

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04/22/17
Ground Breaking Animal Shelter

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04/22/17
Ukulele Class

Kate Power and Steve Einhorn, the Ukalaliens, tour to share the joys of making music with the uninitiated and uke-curious. They bring their ukes-to-lend and a lifetime of know-how, and effectively demonstrate how easy it is to turn non-players into ukulele strumming enthusiasts within a few minutes.  T

 

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04/22/17
 -04/28/17
a public viewing of the canoe and paddles

Friday, April 28, will be a public viewing of the canoe and paddles at the Friday Harbor HS STEM building from 3:30 -5:30 pm. Public is Welcome!

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