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Island Theatre brings Emily Dickinson to the Library

Island Theatre brings Emily Dickinson to the Library

Poetry fans will gain new insight into Emily Dickinson from the William Luce play, Belle of Amherst, being presented by Island Theatre at the Library on Saturday and Sunday June 15 and 16 at 7:30. Composed almost entirely in the poet’s own words from letters […]

BI Fire Department shares wildfire prevention tips

BI Fire Department shares wildfire prevention tips

Deputy Fire Chief/Fire Marshal Jared Moravec (L) and Fire Chief Hank Teran Due to an unusually dry March, there have already been over 50 wildfires in Western Washington; several in Kitsap County. So what can we do here on Bainbridge Island to help prevent the […]

Raising Resilience, Alliance4Youth offer two events for youth and parents this week

Raising Resilience, Alliance4Youth offer two events for youth and parents this week

Sarah Baird (L) and Kate Pippinger of Raising Resilience and Alliance4Youth What can a neuropsychologist/stand-up comedian teach us about substance abuse prevention, and how ARE Bainbridge Island teens dealing with stress? Learn more Thursday evening, 7pm at the BHS Commons, and Saturday from 1-3:30 at […]

BARN to offer Spring Sampler

BARN to offer Spring Sampler

On Sunday, April 14th, from 1 to 4 pm, BARN is offering a Spring Sampler. Come explore the studios at BARN and get a chance to create — and take home (or eat) — an exciting array of crafts. Enjoy an afternoon of creative hands-on […]

High school cadets learn firefighting, EMT skills at the BI Fire Department

High school cadets learn firefighting, EMT skills at the BI Fire Department

Fascinated by fire trucks? BHS students get firsthand experience in fire fighting and emergency medical services from the Bainbridge Island Fire Department thanks to the BHS Career In program: Learn more here! In this podcast BIFD Fire Chief Hank Teran, BIFD Volunteer Program Coordinator Jay […]

Steven Fogell’s new play, Veil, opens April 4 at Rolling Bay

Steven Fogell’s new play, Veil, opens April 4 at Rolling Bay

Steven Fogell’s new play, Veil, is a dark adult comedy/drama that reveals the secrets of two families brought together for a wedding. Exploring family relationships, the health industry, and the complexities of confidences, the play opens April 4 at Rolling Bay Hall. Though written over […]

Meet Island Treasure Lynn Brunelle

Meet Island Treasure Lynn Brunelle

Island Treasures Lynn Brunelle and John Ellis Bainbridge Islander Lynn Brunelle has authored 45 books, won 4 Emmys, and has a Muppet created in her likeness especially for her. Listen here to learn how her passions for art, for science, and for kids inspired her […]

Island Treasure Steve Stolee

Island Treasure Steve Stolee

Bainbridge Islander Steve Stolee, founder and president of Island Theatre, has been named one of our newest Island Treasures.  As an actor, photographer, designer, director and videographer, Steve has been documenting Bainbridge Island, its stories, and its inhabitants for years. Listen here to find out […]

Parks and Rec class: Parenting the 21st Century Child

Parks and Rec class: Parenting the 21st Century Child

Raising children in the 21st century can be challenging, but Betsy Lydle Smith has some practical strategies to help your children develop the lifelong qualities they need to be happy and successful.  Her parenting class for Parks and Rec starts Wednesday, March 6th. Betsy’s work […]

The heartwarming story behind the Bainbridge Island Rotary’s defibrillator grant

The heartwarming story behind the Bainbridge Island Rotary’s defibrillator grant

Rotarians Tom Lindsley and Jack Sutherland installing an AED at Ace Hardware Over 40 defibrillators have been installed around our island since Islander Jack Sutherland’s cardiac arrest at a Rotary meeting. Listen here as BIFD Fire Chief Hank Teran, Rotary president Robin Goldston, and Jack […]