Arts & Leisure

Celebrate the Season with Anacortes Schools Foundation

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Enjoy a hometown holiday experience while supporting students with “Celebrate the Season,” a series of family-oriented holiday events including a dinner & auction the first weekend of December. Dinner tickets are now on sale.

Gallery Walk this Friday

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November’s First Friday Gallery Walk features wearable art at the Depot, wood sculptures at The Good Stuff and new landscapes from Jeanne Levasseur at Scott-Milo Gallery. Galleries in downtown will be open Friday night.

Galleries open late Friday night

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This month's first Friday Gallery Walk will feature works by popular artist Jennifer Bowman at Scott Milo Gallery plus Fall Colors show at The Good Stuff. 

Engaging Films, Good Company & Popcorn!

Eating Alabama

The film "Eating Alabama: A Story About Why Food Matters," on Sept. 30 leads off a series of five films about the environment scheduled for this fall by the Friends of Skagit Beaches.

Local author translates international bestseller

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Anacortes-based author Jane Billinghurst's latest work is an English translation of an international bestseller by German forester and author Peter Wohleleben called The Hidden Life of Trees. The book was published this week and is already listed as a bestseller on Amazon.com.