Community Events

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    As a service to non-profit community organizations, this page publicizes information about community events. These are perceived as appropriate for students, parents, and families. Interested in submitting news and events? Click here to learn more.

    EVENTS, WORKSHOPS, SERIES & CLASSES
     
     
    BOYS & GIRLS CLUB PARENT NIGHT OUT - UNDER THE SEA
    May 27, 2022, from 6:30-9 p.m. at Boys & Girls Club, 9453 Coppertop Loop NE, Bainbridge Island. The Boys & Girls Club's Keystone Program, our high school leadership team, hosts an Under the Sea-themed Parent Night Out. If you have a youth who is in kindergarten through fourth grade, they can come join us for a wonderful evening filled with food, fun, games and prizes. The cost is $30 per participant. You can register for the event through either; phone: (206) 436-1860 or email: jherrera@positiveplace.org.

    WEST SOUND CODERDOJO
    Every other Saturday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. via Zoom.  West Sound CoderDojo is an open-source, free, and inclusive learning environment where the community learns to code, leadership, peer collaboration, computational thinking, presentation skills, problem-solving, and so much more! Check their website for specific date details and to register. 
     
    FREE STEM K-8 SERIES: MEET BOEING PROFESSIONALS
    From April 25 to May 7, M-F 5:00-5:25 PM, Saturday 10:00-10:25 AM. Online. 12 free online seminars featuring voices from Boeing Familia. Come meet the multi-lingual people that build planes for Boeing. Fun for the whole family. All ages welcome. Hear their stories. Learn about their languages and work. Ask questions. Speakers are from a variety of STEM disciplines. https://www.foreignlanguageforyouth.org/fly-parents/boeing-familia/
     
    FLY OFFERS ONLINE SPANISH, FRENCH, MANDARIN & JAPANESE LANGUAGE CLASSES 
    Foreign Language for Youth is offering online Spanish, French, Japanese and Mandarin classes. Beginning and advanced classes available with opportunities to continually advance. Each lesson includes an instructional video, a worksheet for students to complete, and a 30-minute live-online conversational class with an experienced teacher. Class size is limited to 10 students. Each class includes 10 Lessons. Once or twice a week options available. $149. Discounts and scholarships available.  Check out our schedules here and register by May 9th:  https://www.foreignlanguageforyouth.org/online-classes/ 
     
    OPPORTUNITIES
     
    STUDENT CONSERVATION CORPS - APPLICATION WORK PARTY 
    Student Conservation Corps (SCoCo) is a paid Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District employment opportunity enhanced with conservation education for local high school-age students. The employment SCoCo provides to youth in our community develops a new generation of environmental stewards while making progress in the battle against noxious weeds in Bainbridge Island parks. SCoCo members work to control invasive plant species in our island’s parks and protected open spaces, methodically achieving goals outlined in the Park District’s Invasive Plant Management Plan. During the three summer sessions, local educational speakers provide conservation education and career advice to SCoCo members during their lunch hour. For more information, please contact Program Manager Morgan Houk at morganhouk@biparks.org.Find out more and register at: https://biparks.org/student-conservation-corps/ . All applicants must attend at least one application work party in order to apply: work parties are scheduled for Wednesday, May 4th from 3:30-5:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 14th from 2-4 p.m. 

    GRAND OLD 4th POSTER CONTEST
    Young artists, listen up! The Bainbridge Chamber of Commerce and Bainbridge Youth Services are excited to invite students to participate in our Annual Grand Old 4th Poster Contest! This year’s contest is focused on the creation of original artwork on the theme: The Grand Old 4th: Restoring an Island Tradition. The winning designer will receive $500 and will be invited to ride in the parade. Entries must be received by Friday, May 6 at 5 p.m. Submission details are here: https://bainbridgechamber.com/grand-old-4th-poster-contest-open-2022/
     
     
     
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