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FAMILY PARTY AT BAINBRIDGE ISLAND MUSEUM OF ART
Saturday, June 23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at BIMA, 550 Winslow Way E. Free event includes a Special Performance by the Lawerence Family from 11-11:45 a.m. -- Come hear stories and songs and play games from our friends of the Suquamish Tribe. Art in Action: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Explore the galleries while partaking in hands-on activities led by BIMA, the Suquamish Mueseum and KiDiMu. For more information visit BIMA's website.
NORTHWEST NEWBIES NATURE HIKE
Sunday, July 8 from 1-3 p.m. at IslandWood, 4450 Blakley Ave. Ne. $5 for ages four and older, free for ages three and below. Start a journey for connecting to your new sense of place. Your new home is a diverse, ecological treasure just waiting to be discovered. Let’s take a hike to learn the “Fab Five” native trees, common bird species, and discover all the new sounds, textures and smells of your new home. Visit IslandWood's website for additional details and to register.
YOUTH IN HARMONY WORKSHOP
Friday, August 3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Admiral Theater, 515 Pacific Avenue, Bremerton. Free. Do you like to sing? How would you like to learn this summer from some of the best a cappella singers around? For free? Here’s your chance. The Kitsap Chordsmen are sponsoring their “Youth in Harmony Workshop” to be held at the Admiral Theater in Bremerton. Your instructors will be members of the fantastic quartet, Renegade. For details and to register, go to: www.singkitsap.org/YIH.
CAMPS & PROGRAMS
Here we go summer, here we go! [Clap. Clap.] Join the BHS cheerleading squad and learn cheers, dances and chants. For grades kindergarten - 8th grade (groups will be divided into age-appropriate levels). All participants receive a t-shirt and have the opportunity to cheer at a BHS home football game in the fall. This is a fundraiser for ASB Cheer. First session is June 25-28; Second session is August 20-23. Both sessions are from 9-11 a.m., held inthe Commodore Gym and cost $110. To learn more or to register, click here.
BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB SUMMER CAMP
June 25-August 29 from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at 9453 Coppertop Loop NE, 2 Days $110 / 3 Days $155/ 4 Days $195/ 5 Days $225. The Boys and Girls Club of Bainbridge Island K- 4th and 5th - 8th summer camp registration is open including incoming kindergarten. Come join in the fun of field trips to Seattle Children's Museum, Fort Worden, Sawdust Hill Farm, Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle Pacific Aquarium, Gameworks, Center of Wooden Boats, and Wild Waves, to name a few. Park trips, such as Point No Point, Battle Point, Blakely Harbor, and Jackson Park. There will be Jedi Training, Swimming, Bug Science, Talent Show, Carnival, Zombies, Cook-Offs and so much more. Click here for more information.
BARN SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAMS
Throughout the months of June, July and August. Create Your Own Summer at BARN! BARN is offering opportunities for youth ages 8 to 18 to explore our artisan Studios including Woodworking, Book Arts, Kitchen Arts, Glass Arts, Media Arts, Welding, Plasma Cutting, and Jewelry. Elementary students can craft electronic projects, cook delicious lunches, shape bracelets, create sustainable art and pop-up books. Middle school students can build boats and chairs in our Woodshop, cook international cuisines, and film videos. High schoolers can turn chocolate into truffles, shape metal and glass, create jewelry, write college essays, and express their passions with book arts and letterpress. For a complete list of programs and dates/times/cost, click here.
SEATTLE MARINERS GRAND SLAM CAMP
July 23-26, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30-4 p.m. $135. Seattle Mariners Grand Slam Camp provides top-notch instruction while building a true love of the game for all. Experience the game the MARINERS WAY! For ages 1st through 6th grade, boys and girls. Camp is designed to work with all skill levels. Camp is differentiated to ensure all become a better player and have a blast! Choose from Complete Camp, Skills Camp or Complete + Skills Bundle. All camps include an additional clinic in August at Safeco Field. Visit https://www.mlb.com/mariners/fans/camps for complete information.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE FOR YOUTH (2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR)
From October 2018 through May 2019 at Ordway Elementary and Wilkes Elementary, time varies by school; $429 per student. Foreign Language for Youth (F.L.Y) teaches Spanish, French, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese & Arabic to over 1,000 students in elementary and middle schools across Puget Sound each year. Click here for more information.
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