Second Annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival
November 14th & 15th at 7:30pm at Orcas Center
Presented by Orcas Center and the San Juan Preservation Trust, this years films “combine stellar filmmaking, beautiful cinematography, spectacular athleticism and first-rate storytelling with the aim to inspire and ignite solutions, and create positive probabilities to restore the earth and human communities.” Enjoy some Island Hoppin’ Brews at intermission and get to know the filmmakers, ticket are $10 adults, $5 students.
Three Local Plays at the Grange
November 14th & 15th 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.
November 14th 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 14th & 15th at 4:00pm
Come learn about the history of the Moran mansion through photographs and music with Christopher Peacock!
Magic Trading Card Game
November 14th 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 14th 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 14th 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.
Live Music at Random Howse: Stephanie Ann Johnson & Emily Ann Peterson
November 14th from 7:00-9:00pm
“Stephanie Anne Johnson is a singer and songwriter, born and raised in Tacoma, Washington. Fresh off this season of The Voice, Stephanie is a Voice Top 20 award-winning indie blues singer/songwriter, her soulful sound combines elements of blues, folk and rock.”
“With her roots in Texas & Georgia and her home in Washington’s City of Destiny, Emily Ann Peterson spent 17 years with her cello, much of that time collaboratively writing songs with her musical counterparts and singing along when asked. Peterson’s lyrics dance through melodies founded upon her upbringing with classical cello. However, the songs also reveal a stealthy adoration of pop and Motown.”
Orcas Angels Multi-Family Sale
November 15th from 10:00am-3:00pm at Frontline Call Center
Multi-family garage sale! The funds will be allocated to our Tech For Success Program and Financial Counseling Services. We will be accepting gently used, Hard good donations (no clothing please) at: Frontline Call Center; 9 Hope Lane, Eastsound from 9:00am to 4:00pm. For more information call 360-376-6991
Orcas Island Farmers Market
November 15th from 10:00am-2:00pm at Oddfellows Hall
Live Music at Deer Harbor Inn
November 14th & 15th 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.
Rated R Club Night at Random Howse
November 15th at 9:00pm
Featuring DJs Bruce Pavitt and Jake Perrine. Ages 21+, no cover.
Live Music at Rosario
November 15th from 6:00-9:00pm
Come listen to the musical stylings of local musician, Gene Neary.
Little Ninjas Karate
November 15th at 12:00pm at Eastsound MMA
Ages 4-8, $50 per month. More information at www.eastsoundmma.com
Drop-in Soccer at Buck Park
November 16th 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!