Arts & Leisure

Toxins prompt Pass Lake closure

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Pass Lake in Deception Pass State Park is being closed to all recreational use due to high levels of microcystins, a toxic cyanobacteria. The safe level is about six; the lake is over 1,000.

Art bridges the Salish Sea

An international air will pervade the First Friday Art Walk in November as Anacortes partners with its Sister City of Sidney, BC, to present “The Salish Sea Art Exhibit,” original, juried artwork by artists from BC’s Saanich Peninsula.

Fun-filled activities at Saturday's Fidalgo Bay Day

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Adults and kids of all ages will be able to learn about the marine life in Fidalgo Bay while having fun, too, at the annual Fidalgo Bay Dan and National Estuaries Day this Saturday.