Jo Jenkins

Parks department to launch Comprehensive Plan — and you can help!

Parks department to launch Comprehensive Plan — and you can help!

What will the future of island parks and recreation hold for you? The BI Metro Park & Recreation District is currently updating their Comprehensive Plan, which will forecast trends and identify priorities from 2020 to 2026. You can contribute your own ideas by answering their […]

Climate & Energy Forum introduces Our Children’s Trust June 1

Climate & Energy Forum introduces Our Children’s Trust June 1

In an attempt to curb climate change, increasing numbers of young people are being helped by Our Children’s Trust to sue the federal and some state governments, asserting that government’s failure to take action has violated their constitutional right to life, liberty and property. Learn […]

Explore how climate change will affect Bainbridge Island May 21

Explore how climate change will affect Bainbridge Island May 21

Stacy Nordgren and Lara Hansen Join the community discussion about how Bainbridge Island can adapt to climate change at the Climate and Energy Forum on Tuesday May 21 at 7pm at the Good Egg. Speakers: Lara Hansen from EcoAdapt, Stacey Nordgren from Foresight Partners Consulting […]

Fourth Annual Trillium Trail Run: Saturday May 11

Fourth Annual Trillium Trail Run: Saturday May 11

Ready, Set, Go! The Fourth Annual Trillium Trail Run starts at 9:30 am on Saturday May 11 at Battle Point Park, and ends with food and live music from Seattle band Mud Junket. Don’t miss it! As the island’s only organized and supported trail run, […]

Will Bainbridge have Clean Energy by 2040? Climate Forum details progress April 20

Will Bainbridge have Clean Energy by 2040? Climate Forum details progress April 20

Randal Samstag, Jason Wilkinson, Jo Jenkins and Joe Deets What does it mean for Bainbridge Island to reach 100% clean energy by 2040? What work is being performed in practice and in policy to help us reach this lofty goal? Find out April 20! In […]

Leigh Calvez on Whales, March 7 at Eagle Harbor Books

Leigh Calvez on Whales, March 7 at Eagle Harbor Books

Author Leigh Calvez Author Leigh Calvez will speak on her book, Breath of a Whale, at Eagle Harbor Books on March 7. Listen here as Leigh tells BCB host Jo Jenkins about her years of experience in tracking and studying whales in Puget Sound and […]

<b>Bainbridge Island’s Team Sail Like a Girl wins Race to Alaska</b>

Bainbridge Island’s Team Sail Like a Girl wins Race to Alaska

Bainbridge Island’s Team Sail Like a Girl High winds, strong currents, dense fog and fierce competition: listen here as Bainbridge Islanders Jeanne Goussev, Haley Lhamon and Kelly Adamson share the amazing story of Team Sail Like a Girl’s successful bid to win the 2018 Race to Alaska, […]

<b>BUZZ author Thor Hanson will talk about bees at Eagle Harbor Books July 13<b/>

BUZZ author Thor Hanson will talk about bees at Eagle Harbor Books July 13

Curious about bees? Listen here to learn more about these essential creatures from Thor Hanson, biologist and author of BUZZ: The Nature and Necessity of Bees. Bees lie at the heart of the human and natural worlds. In this podcast, and in his book, Thor […]

<i>Podcast: Who’s on Bainbridge: </i><br> Meet BI Historical Museum’s new director, Brianna Kosowitz

Podcast: Who’s on Bainbridge:
Meet BI Historical Museum’s new director, Brianna Kosowitz

In this podcast BCB host Jo Jenkins introduces us to the new Executive Director of the Bainbridge Island Historical Museum, Brianna Kosowitz.    Brianna comes to the museum from the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington D.C. In this interview, she describes her love of history, […]

<i>Podcast: What’s Up Bainbridge: </i><br>Matt Young’s <i>Eat the Apple</i> at Eagle Harbor Books April 19

Podcast: What’s Up Bainbridge:
Matt Young’s Eat the Apple at Eagle Harbor Books April 19

What’s it like to be an 18-year-old US Marine facing a tour of duty in Iraq? If you’ve ever been curious about what motivates a young marine to sign up, and what it’s like to do that job, you’ll want to read Eat the Apple, […]