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Parks&Rec to offer Dynamic Aging Summit March 29

Parks&Rec to offer Dynamic Aging Summit March 29

Sue Barrington of BI Parks&Rec The Dynamic Aging Summit on March 29th, sponsored by Bainbridge Island Metro Park and Recreation District, will feature 3 inspirational speakers who will share their wisdom and knowledge around how to age with purpose, contribution and legacy. Did you know? […]

March Climate and Energy Forum: What you can do to help reduce carbon emissions

March Climate and Energy Forum: What you can do to help reduce carbon emissions

Climate activists Brian Anderson and Mike Kelly What is happening at the Federal and Washington State levels to address climate change, and how can you get involved? On Wednesday, March 13th, the Climate & Energy Forum will host a discussion about the new policy proposals […]

ABC offers Wells to Whales water conference March 10

ABC offers Wells to Whales water conference March 10

Curious about how the quality and quantity of the water we use affects the environment around us? The Association of Bainbridge Communities will work to answer that question at its 16th Environmental Conference, March 10 from 12:30 to 5 at Islandwood. At this conference, entitled […]

Revolutionists opens at BPA March 8

Revolutionists opens at BPA March 8

Kerrie Thornton, Meg Wolf, Justine Stillwell and Callie Turner What do a playwright, a freedom fighter, an assassin, and a queen have in common? Find out when you come to The Revolutionists, a delightful feminist comedy set in the French Revolution, opening at BPA March […]

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 […]

WEAVE presents renowned West African percussionist Adama Bilorou March 2-3 at Rolling Bay Hall

WEAVE presents renowned West African percussionist Adama Bilorou March 2-3 at Rolling Bay Hall

Renowned West African percussionist Adama Bilorou WEAVE presents renowned West African percussionist Adama Bilorou, who will appear in concert at Rolling Bay Hall Saturday, March 2 at 7:30. He will also offer a percussion workshop on Sunday, March 3, from noon to 1:30 (Bring your […]

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 […]

Learn about rain gardens and storm water management February 23 at the Library

Learn about rain gardens and storm water management February 23 at the Library

Rain garden mentors Cheryl Bosley and Karen Carnot Looking for creative ways to manage water runoff on your property? Pick up some great ideas at the  Rain Garden Seminar on Saturday, February 23, 2:00 at the Bainbridge Library. In this podcast BCB host Bob Ross […]

Raising Resilience offers Positive Discipline workshop February 11

Raising Resilience offers Positive Discipline workshop February 11

Odyssey Program Co-founder Peggy Koivu and Kate Pippinger Tired of power struggles with your children? Raising Resilience can help! This Bainbridge Island non-profit is offering a workshop on Positive Discipline with Peggy Koivu on Monday, February 11, from 6:30-8 pm at the high school library. […]

New support group for Alzheimer’s caregivers at BARN

New support group for Alzheimer’s caregivers at BARN

Support Group Facilitator Lori Gordon The Alzheimer’s Association is offering a new support group for caregivers of those with memory loss. Meeting 2nd Wednesdays from 2:30 – 4pm at BARN, the group offers a safe place for unpaid family caregivers to talk through issues and […]