Mon. Feb 1, 2021

City Council meets

Mon. Feb 1, 2021 6:00 pm

City Council meets online. Here's a link to the agenda and login information.

https://www.cityofanacortes.org/AgendaCenter/ViewFile/Agenda/_02012021-1146

Tue. Feb 2, 2021

Balance Screening at Island Hospital

Tue. Feb 2, 2021 10:30 am

Determine if you are at risk of falling due to balance issues at a free screening on Tuesday, February 2, between 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy at Island Hospital, 1015 25th St., Anacortes. Appointments are required. Call 360-299-4204.

Wed. Feb 3, 2021

Living Better with Diabetes 

Wed. Feb 3, 2021 10:00 am

Join Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator Mary Beth Robinson MS, RD/LD, CDE in a discussion on healthy eating, being active, and reducing risks to help manage diabetes on Wednesday, February 3 at 10 a.m.  This is a free, online class.  Registration required.  Call 360-299-4204.

Stay Fit @ Home 

Wed. Feb 3, 2021 7:00 pm

Looking to get fit from home? Join Parks and Recreation Recreation Coordinator Travis Anderson for a low impact, high rewards at home workout routine you can do in your living room! Travis will guide you through a four-part video series including beginning exercises, a warmup and a workout each week in February with options for all fitness levels. Grab your water bottle and get ready to have fun! 

Visit library.cityofanacortes.org for more information and links to attend.  

Mon. Feb 8, 2021

Island Hospital offers free Medicare class

Mon. Feb 8, 2021 1:00 pm

Learn more about your Medicare options at a free class on Monday, February 8, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Traditional coverage, supplements, advantage plans, prescription drug coverage, enrollment information and Medicare fraud protection will be covered. This is an online class and registration is required, visit www.islandhospital.org/classes or call 360-299-4204.

Wed. Feb 10, 2021

Island Hospital offers free improving memory class

Wed. Feb 10, 2021 10:30 am

Join Island Hospital speech-language pathologist Libby Lewis, MA, MEd CCC-SLP, to learn strategies and activities to improve your memory and keep your mind sharp. Wednesday, February 10, from 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. This is a free, online class.  Register online at www.islandhospital.org/classes or call 360-299-4204.

Persistence of Light: John Hoyte 

Wed. Feb 10, 2021 7:00 pm

Join us for a special live Zoom author event with John Hoyte as he shares his book, Persistence of Light. Persistence of Light is the story of John Hoyte’s journey from childhood in China, in a Japanese prison camp in World War II, to leading a British expedition over the Alps with an elephant, to being an entrepreneur and inventor in Silicon Valley. John now lives in Bellingham with his wife, the poet Luci Shaw.  

Register for this event at library.cityofanacortes.org

Thu. Feb 11, 2021

Island Hospital hosts car seat clinic

Thu. Feb 11, 2021 3:00 pm

Safe Kids Northwest is hosting a free car seat inspection event on Thursday, February 11 from 3 – 5 p.m. Learn how to properly install and use your car seat or booster seat. Located in the 24th Street parking lot of Island Hospital, Anacortes. Due to COVID-19 face masks are required (children under 2 exempt). Vehicles limited to four family members. Appointments are required; email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to schedule.

Tue. Feb 16, 2021

Swallow Screening at Island Hospital

Tue. Feb 16, 2021 1:30 pm

Concerned about your swallow? Determine if you might have a swallowing disorder at a free screening on Tuesday, February 16 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy Clinic at Island Hospital, 1015 25th St., Anacortes.  Appointments are required. Visit www.islandhospital.org/classes or call 360-299-4204.

Wed. Feb 17, 2021

Island Hospital offers osteoporosis class to improve bone health

Wed. Feb 17, 2021 10:00 am

Learn about appropriate exercises and proper nutrition for osteoporosis at a class on Wednesday, February 17, at 10 a.m. This is a free online class but registration is required. Register online at www.islandhospital.org/classes or call 360-299-4204.

Trivia Night: 21 Questions for 2021 

Wed. Feb 17, 2021 6:00 pm

Do you always solve the puzzle before Vanna reveals all the letters? Is your family way smarter than those families on Family Feud?  Now is your chance to show off your smarts! Sign up for our trivia night, hosted live on Zoom. Registration is required, visitlibrary.cityofanacortes.org for more details and to sign up. One lucky team randomly drawn from the list of participants will win a team prize. 

Thu. Feb 18, 2021

School Board meets

Thu. Feb 18, 2021 6:15 pm

Two meetings of the Anacortes School Board are set for Feb. 18. The agendas for this week's school board meeting have been posted to the board's website: https://board.asd103.org/home

Feb 18: 

Fri. Feb 19, 2021

Long Live the Kings

Fri. Feb 19, 2021 7:00 pm

From Science to Action, Advancing Salmon Recovery in the Northwest 

Friday, February 19th 7:00pm - Friends of Skagit Beaches 

Please tune in to the Friends of Skagit Beaches Zoom online presentation to hear Dr. Jacques White, Executive Director of Long Live the Kings, discuss the huge challenges to salmon recovery and how LLTK is working on sustainable solutions for the future of this iconic fish species. This will be another fascinating lecture sponsored by Friends of Skagit Beaches highlighting the amazing life in and around the marine ecosystems of the Salish Sea. All Series lectures are on Friday eves., 7pm-8pm.  Details for Zoom link will be on our  website.  www.skagitbeaches.org   Please check into the website one week before the lecture date for the Zoom Link.  Questions? Contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Tue. Feb 23, 2021

State of the City address

Tue. Feb 23, 2021 4:00 pm

The City of Anacortes is excited to invite you to Mayor Gere’s 2021 Virtual State of the City address. The State of the City address can be viewed on February 23rd at 4:00 p.m. on Channel 10 and on the City’s website via the City of Anacortes YouTube Channel.

Wed. Feb 24, 2021

The Sound of a Dry Martini: Episode 3, the 1970’s  

Wed. Feb 24, 2021 7:00 pm

Our jazz series continues with episode 3 of “The Sound of a Dry Martini: Remembering Paul Desmond,” with Brent Jensen. This is the finale of three episodes covering the 1950’s through 1970’s, sponsored by the Manieri Jazz & Swing Endowment. Visit library.cityofanacortes.org for links to view previous episodes. 

Thu. Feb 25, 2021

Island Hospital offers free “Aging In Place” class 

Thu. Feb 25, 2021 10:00 am

Join an expert from Hospice of the Northwest to learn tips and strategies for healthy aging and how to stay in your home longer. This free online class takes place on Thursday, February 25 at 10 a.m.  Register online at www.islandhospital.org/classes or call 360-299-4204.