Three Local Plays at the Grange
November 21st & 22nd at 7:30pm
This collection is entitled “Familiar Distance” and is made up of three shows presented by Actors Theater of Orcas Island including:
“Lilacs,” by Michele Griskey, that examines a young woman’s escape to a childhood cabin to sort out some troubles with her life, starring Vanessa Moriarty, Suzanne Gropper and Kevin Doyle.
“I Used to Live Here,” by James Wolf, explores a man’s unexpected visit to the apartment he grew up in, starring Emmy Gran and Kelly Toombs.
“Safe and Warm,” by Lin McNulty reveals a completely unexpected series of events with the return of someone from the past, starring Gillian Smith and Freddy Hinkle. Dress rehearsal is Thursday, Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m., and admission is free. Subject matter is for mature audiences. Tickets are $10 and available from Darvill’s Bookstore or online through Brown Paper Tickets at orcasactors.com.
Orcas Family Health Center Holiday Fundraiser Dinner
November 21st at 6:00pm at Orcas Center
Join us for this festive holiday dinner-dance gala! Fundraising supports the Care-For-All-Program. Featuring a cash bar at 6:00pm, followed by dinner at 6:30pm. Then dance the night away to the musical stylings of Orcatrazz Swing Band! Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at Orcas Family Health Center and Cherie L. Lindholm Real Estate. Attire is casual, festive or fancy!
On Screen at Seaview Theater: The Judge
November 21st & 22nd at 7:30pm
Starring Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall. Rated R.
November 21st from 3:30-5:00pm at The Funhouse Art Yurt
Ages 6-10, enrollment is $10 plus cost of personal supplies. Come learn to play and master the popular card game!
Rosario Music Concert and Narrative
November 21st & 22nd at 4:00pm
Come learn about the history of the Moran mansion through photographs and music with Christopher Peacock!
Magic Trading Card Game
November 21st from 5:00-9:00pm at the Funhouse Commons
7th-12th graders are welcome to join the regular game group every Friday!
Pub Night at the Orcas Hotel featuring Martin Lund and Gene Neary
November 21st at 6:00pm
Pub Night is officially back, featuring live music with Gene Nery and Martin Lund. No reservations required, seating is first come, first served.
Friday Night Roller Skating
November 21st from 6:00-8:00pm at the Middle School Gym
It’s that time of year again! Cost is $5 per person and up to $12 per family.
Dance for the Exchange Fundraiser at Random Howse
November 21st at 9:00pm
Featuring DJs Bruce Pavitt and Rocksmith. Cover by donation, ages 21+.
Orcas Island Farmers Market
November 22nd from 10:00am-2:00pm at Oddfellows Hall
On Screen at Orcas Center: The Nutcracker
November 22nd at 6:30pm
“This sumptuous production was filmed in 2011 at the historic Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia, where the original Nutcracker was first performed over 120 years ago. With Tchaikovsky’s eternally popular score, spectacular staging and exquisite costumes, this Mariinsky Theatre production of The Nutcracker comes to life on the big screen.” Tickets are $10, $5 for students.
Live Music at Random Howse: The Sandfleas
Novmeber 22nd at 8:00pm
Come for a night of vintage surfer music and dancing! No cover, ages 21+.
Live Music at Deer Harbor Inn
November 21st & 22nd from 5:00-9:00pm
On Friday it’s flamenco guitar with Farhad Hanjan and Saturday, Live Piano with Ron Meyers. Call 360-376-1040 for reservations or more information.
Live Music at Rosario
November 22nd from 6:00-9:00pm
Come listen to the musical stylings of local musician, Gene Neary.
Little Ninjas Karate
November 22nd at 12:00pm at Eastsound MMA
Ages 4-8, $50 per month. More information at www.eastsoundmma.com
On Screen at Orcas Center: The Met “Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia”
November 23rd at 1:00pm
“The Met’s effervescent production of Rossini’s classic comedy – featuring some of the most instantly recognizable melodies in all of opera – stars Isabel Leonard as the feisty Rosina, Lawrence Brownlee as her conspiring flame, and Christopher Maltman as the endlessly resourceful and charming barber, himself. Michele Mariotti conducts the vivid and tuneful score.” Tickets are $18, $13 for students and $2 off for Orcas Center Members.
Drop-in Soccer at Buck Park
November 23rd from 3:00-5:00pm
Ages 16 and up, no entry fee.
Adult Indoor Volleyball
Wednesdays/Sundays from 7:00-9:00pm at the Orcas Middle School Gym
Ages 16 and up, admission is $2 per night OR $35 for a 20 pass punch card and everyone is welcome!