Arts & Leisure

Swing Dance set at the Depot

Jazz fans, mark your calendars and save the date for our 7th Annual Swing Dance!

Sci-Fi Night at the library

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The Anacortes library has scheduled an event designed to celebrate discovery and imagination in Sci-Fi. and, it’s just in time for opening weekend of the newest movie installment in a galaxy far, far away, Star Wars, The Force Awakens.

STEM fundraiser Celebrate the Season returns

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Celebrate the Season returns for the 3rd year to the Port of Anacortes. This two week celebration raises funds for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) initiatives for local students.

Art Walk this Friday

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As part of this month’s First Friday Art Walk, about 40 art works will be displayed, including this one by Richard julian, featuring “Salish Sea Art Exhibit,” at the Depot Gallery.

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.