Arts & Leisure

AHS Robotics team scores again

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Anacortes High School FIRST Robotics Team won the Portland NW Regional championship, beating out several long standing team winners, Skunk Works (3 out of 3 in the finals) and others like Bare Metal, Sea Bots and the like, according to advisor Curt Oppel.

A Celebration of Poetry & 400 Years of Shakespeare

Throughout the week of April 10-16, the Anacortes library celebrates National Library Week, National Poetry Month and the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s life and work with a series of engaging programs, captivating events and hands-on activities featuring poetry and the Bard.

TrawlerFest returns to Anacortes in May

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PassageMaker magazine’s lifestyle event, TrawlerFest returns to Anacortes, Washington, in May with a niche boat show, seminars and social events.

Arts Festival active during Tulip Festival

 

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What started as a way to bring visitors to Anacortes during the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival has turned into a 10-day series of events for the Anacortes Arts Festival.