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TOUR DE LOPEZ REGISTRAION NOW OPEN as of February 1st. Come out and join us for the 2015 Ride! Visit our website Tour De Lopez page to download a registration form or visit http://www.active.com/lopez-island-wa/cycling/races/tour-de-lopez-2015 to register online.
Please join us for our February GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING on Thursday February 26th 8:30am at the Galley Restaurant. Light refreshments will be served and the Galley welcomes your breakfast order if desired.
Support your local businesses by shopping local!
ISABEL'S ESPRESSO: Isabel's has sandwiches from the South End General Store and Restaurant. For now they will be available Wednesday and Thursday. Isabel's Espresso, PO Box 651, 308 Lopez Road, Lopez Island, WA 98261, (360) 468-4114.
BAY HOUSE AND GARDEN COTTAGES: Winter Special - "Book one night and stay the 2nd night free" : Two nights in the Garden Cottages = $160, Two nights in one of the Bay Houses = $210.
LOPEZ FARM COTTAGES AND TENT CAMPING: Stay 2 nights and the second night is FREE. Make your online reservation at www.LopezFarmCottages.com and add a note under Additional Information "2:1 Special". When you receive our email confirmation you will see the price reduction. Offer is good between now and March 31, 2015.
O2 ENERGY LIGHT: Offers Personal Retreats, Call Jennifer for details: (360) 468-4227 or email: jennifer@O2energylight.com
VORTEX: Is closed for January and February! We will re-open in the beginning of March. In the meantime, look for a small line of familiar Vortex products coming soon to Blossom Grocery.
2014 TDL shirts half off at the Lopez Chamber Office!!!
SAN JUAN ISLANDS MUSEUM OF ART (IMA): is developing an exciting new Art Workshop Program and is in the process of compiling a comprehensive "workshop instructor" listing, of both local and national instructors. If you are interested in being included in this listing please email firstname.lastname@example.org with you name, email, phone, workshop topic(s) and number of days for the workshop (1-5), or if it is an ongoing weekly workshop. Call 378-0951 if questions.
Ferry reservations system now running! Please visit the following website for information on the new Washington State Ferry reservation system: http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/Ferries/TakeaFerry/ , or www.takeaferry.com You will find many helpful links on this page to information regarding the reservation system.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2015
Siren & Scribe – 7pm, The Joinery, Lopez Village, Open stage night. Limited slots available. All ages welcome. Doors at 7pm. $5-10 sliding scale. This month we will be celebrating the waning of winter and the coming of Spring. Please bring something to share along those lines. A poem to the dark still time, or a song about the budding snowdrops. See yall there!
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2015
Contra Dance with Sassafras Stomp – 7pm, Lopez Center for Community and the Arts (LCCA), 204 Village Road, Lopez Village, Offered by Matt Hummel and Diana O' Daugherty and Lopez Center. Admission: Ticketed. Tickets in advance: Adult $10, Youth $7, Family: $25. Tickets at Door: Adult $10, Youth $7, Family: $25. Contact: LCCA Phone: (360) 468-2203 Website: www.lopezcenter.org More Info: www.sassafrasstomp.com
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2015
Sunnyfield Farm - Winter Market - Local Food and Good Times – 10am-1pm, Sunnyfield Farm, 6363 Fisherman Bay Rd, Come join us at Sunnyfield Farm for a celebration of local food and community. This will the last market until at least April, so get it while you can! Sunnyfield Goat Dairy (preserves, rendered lard, goat soap), Helen's Farm (Vegetables, meats, hot burgers and sausages), Barn Owl Bakery (pastries and breads), J. Ratza (krauts, kimchis, cortidos). Please park on gravel or along Fisherman Bay Rd. Contact: Andre Entermann Email: email@example.com Phone: (360) 468-2764 More Info: sunnyfieldonlopez.com
2015 PRAYER MEET: "Heart-To-Heart" – 6pm, Lopez Center for Community and the Arts (LCCA), 204 Village Road, Lopez Village, A Time Of Prayer & Praise. Some people desire to be physically fit for the new year. Yet, the most perfect body cannot fill the void of our heart. The heart is the greatest mystery of all God's creations and only He can fill the void--which we desperately seek to fill. Please join us for a night of prayer in the presence and in the midst of God's glory; as we seek The Master in prayer and praise, Heart-to-Heart. Contact: Sister Deborah A. Young Phone: (360) 468-3528 More Info: www.lopezcenter.org
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2015
Lopez Chamber of Commerce General Membership Meeting – 8:30am, Galley Restaurant, 3365 Fisherman Bay Road, Please come and learn more about what we do here at the Chamber, if you are interested in becoming a member, or if you are already a member of the Chamber. Chamber members will be voting in new Board Members, and we will be discussing the Tour de Lopez and other Chamber activities. Light refreshments will be served. The Galley is happy to take your order for breakfast if you desire. Contact: Lopez Island Chamber of Commerce Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (360) 468-4664 More Info: www.lopezisland.com
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2015
San Juan Islands Agricultural Summit – 10:30am, Lopez Island Different Locations, The San Juan Islands Agricultural Summit is back in 2015. Food-lovers, farmers, regional experts, chefs and local food and farm advocates will gather for two days of education, inspiration, and camaraderie. Attendees can choose one of the hands-on workshops on Friday, February 27th. Twenty-four compelling sessions will be available on Saturday, February 28th. The "Taste of Lopez" on Friday night, just before the keynote address, will feature food and wine from the Lopez Island food & farms community. Email: email@example.com More Info: http://sjcarc.org/summit
A Taste of Lopez – 5-6:30pm, Lopez Center for Community and the Arts (LCCA), 204 Village Road, Lopez Village, Sips & bites of locally delicious foods! Purchase food directly from Lopez Farmers and Chefs. Cash Appreciated. Contact: LCCA office Phone: (360) 468-2203 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org More Info: http://sjcarc.org/summit
Talk by award winning author Thor Hanson – 7:30-9:30pm, Lopez Center for Community and the Arts (LCCA), 204 Village Road, Lopez Village, Award winning author and conservation biologist Thor Hanson will talk about his latest book, The Triumph of Seeds: How Grains, Nuts, Kernels, Pulses, and Pips Conquered the Plant Kingdom and Shaped Human History. Offered by SJC Agricultural Resources Committee and WSU SJC Extension. Admission: Ticketed. Copies of Thor's newly released book, The Triumph of Seeds, will be available for sale at the reading. Contact: LCCA office Phone: (360) 468-2203 More Info: www.thorhanson.net
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2015
San Juan Islands Agricultural Summit – 7:30am, Lopez School, 86 School Road, The San Juan Islands Agricultural Summit is back in 2015. Twenty-four compelling Saturday sessions will be led by regional experts: farmland changing hands, funding for farmers, connecting with organic seed markets, building soil fertility, growing nutrient-dense vegetables, rules and regulations for value-added production, pollinator health, local grain production and end-uses, malting, tips on marketing and more. Email: email@example.com More Info: http://sjcarc.org/summit/
Spaghetti Feed – 4-7:30pm, Woodmen Hall, 4102 Fisherman Bay Road, Lopez Island Senior Center fund raiser. Home made spaghetti and lots of fun and company. Tickets on sale at times at LVM and at the door. $10.00 adult $30.00 for a family of four. Children under 5 – free. Funds to be used for Operations and maintenance. Contact: Dan Kovac Phone: (360) 468-3558
Two Talks at the Library – 4:30pm, Lopez Island Library, Corner of Fisherman Bay Rd & Hummel Lake Rd, Lopez Village, A reception for the two upcoming artists and their exhibits at the Library. Karen Hattman will talk about her exhibit "Birds of a Feather" and Brooks will speak about her exhibit, "Winsome". Food, drinks, co-minglings, questions and comments, don't miss these compelling and entertaining speakers! Contact: Meg Ryan (Fisherman Bay Botanicals) Phone: (360) 468-4330 More Info: www.lopezlibrary.org