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Scott D. Johnston photo The DAR’s Robert Gray Chapter in Hoquiam originally created and placed the Lone Tree Marker to commemorate the occasion on May 7, 1911. Members of that chapter were joined at the Coastal Interpretive Center for the dedication of the restored and relocated plaque on May 7, 2018, by members of five other Western Washington DAR chapters and two SAR chapters.

Restored Lone Tree Marker dedicated at Interpretive Center

The DAR’s Robert Gray Chapter in Hoquiam originally created and placed the historic marker

  • May 12th, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photo The DAR’s Robert Gray Chapter in Hoquiam originally created and placed the Lone Tree Marker to commemorate the occasion on May 7, 1911. Members of that chapter were joined at the Coastal Interpretive Center for the dedication of the restored and relocated plaque on May 7, 2018, by members of five other Western Washington DAR chapters and two SAR chapters.
North Coast News file: A large trout is netted on the dock at North Bay Park during last year’s Youth Fishing Derby, which is this Saturday in Ocean Shores.

Coast Calendar: Youth Fishing Derby, new Convention Center show, Seabrook parade

May highlights and upcoming scheduled events around the North Beach

  • May 9th, 2018
North Coast News file: A large trout is netted on the dock at North Bay Park during last year’s Youth Fishing Derby, which is this Saturday in Ocean Shores.
Caption: Ocean Shores Food Bank volunteers Myriam Moist, left, and Arlene Stephenson, take frozen vegetables and meats out of the three new freezers the Food Bank recently purchased with part of a $10,000 from the Seabrook Community Foundation. Photo by Scott D. Johnston

Food Bank to offer new elderly nutrition program

New freezers purchased with Seabrook Foundation grant

  • May 9th, 2018
Caption: Ocean Shores Food Bank volunteers Myriam Moist, left, and Arlene Stephenson, take frozen vegetables and meats out of the three new freezers the Food Bank recently purchased with part of a $10,000 from the Seabrook Community Foundation. Photo by Scott D. Johnston

Wonders of shorebirds on display at annual festival

Field trip to Bill’s Spit in Ocean Shores finds 42 species in about 90 minutes

  • May 2nd, 2018

Coast Calendar: Trifecta of events ends April

AAOS Fine Art and Photo show, High Rollin’ Hot Rods, Shorebird Festival

  • Apr 26th, 2018

Seahorse now has a name — Stix

Contest at Ocean Shores Elementary School, sponsored by Ocean Shores Fresh Waterways Corp.

  • Apr 26th, 2018
Ed Schroll Photo: The AAOS Fine Art, 3D and Photography Juried and Open Art Show is in its 48th year at the Ocean Shores Convention Center April 27-29.

Coast Calendar: AAOS prepares for 48th art show

April ends with busy weekend, High Rollin’ Hot Rods, Shorebird Festival

  • Apr 24th, 2018
Ed Schroll Photo: The AAOS Fine Art, 3D and Photography Juried and Open Art Show is in its 48th year at the Ocean Shores Convention Center April 27-29.

Beach ‘Circler’ crafts intricate sand designs

Workshops offered based on the ancient craft of Geo-Scribing

  • Apr 18th, 2018
Raucous, a five-piece band from Seattle, gets the crowd up on its feet at the Ocean Shores Food Bank’s sold out fund raising event Saturday night at the Convention Center. Photos by Scott D. Johnston

‘Raucous’ benefit for Ocean Shores Food Bank

Dinner/dance event sells out at the Convention Center on Saturday

  • Apr 13th, 2018
Raucous, a five-piece band from Seattle, gets the crowd up on its feet at the Ocean Shores Food Bank’s sold out fund raising event Saturday night at the Convention Center. Photos by Scott D. Johnston
Don Wells is a new featured artist at the North Beach Artists Guild

Activities abound at North Beach Artists Guild

Third Saturday Event on April 21, May Artist of the month will be Ken Hunt

  • Apr 13th, 2018
Don Wells is a new featured artist at the North Beach Artists Guild

Young North Beach artists honored at library show

Event is a lead-in to the AAOS Fine Arts, 3D andPhotography Show later this month

  • Apr 4th, 2018

Easter Egg scramble at annual Ocean Shores hunt

Firefighters Association plants thousands of eggs across the field at Ocean Shores Elementary

  • Apr 3rd, 2018

Bulletin Board: Firefighters host Ocean Shores Easter Egg hunt Sunday

Community gatherings and ongoing meetings around the North Beach

  • Mar 28th, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photo of the opening of the Garden by the Sea for the 10th growing season on Saturday March 24.

Garden by the Sea opens for 10th growing season in Ocean Shores

The garden offers 41 garden beds, including 8 extra large plots to grow vegetables for the Food Bank

  • Mar 28th, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photo of the opening of the Garden by the Sea for the 10th growing season on Saturday March 24.
Scott D. Johnston photo Comic complications are on the horizon as wives played by (L-R) Anna Frazier, Stacy Steele, Connie Blaze and Meta Wood are figuring out what their husbands have been up to, in the Stage West Community Theatre production of “Ethel and Albert,” opening Friday, March 23.

Coast Calendar: Stage West comedy opens, Dugan’s Run

Events around the North Beach, send items to editor@northcoastnews.com

  • Mar 23rd, 2018
Scott D. Johnston photo Comic complications are on the horizon as wives played by (L-R) Anna Frazier, Stacy Steele, Connie Blaze and Meta Wood are figuring out what their husbands have been up to, in the Stage West Community Theatre production of “Ethel and Albert,” opening Friday, March 23.

Love at the beach: proposal at Damon Point

Beachcombing plan leads to wedding plans for visiting couple

  • Mar 22nd, 2018
Photo of Nancy and Tom Kimzey by Kathy Klee

Changing of the helm at Electric Boat Co.

Tom and Nancy Kimzey are retiring from the business they started in 2005

  • Mar 14th, 2018
Photo of Nancy and Tom Kimzey by Kathy Klee

Annual glass float sale to benefit Museum of the North Beach

The 2018 edition is called “Lichen,” in semi transparent slate blue with spots of beige and brown

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Volunteers bolster Green Lantern Lunch program

Effort to help feed North Beach children gets support from Seabrook, Aberdeen dental office

  • Mar 1st, 2018

Coast Calendar: UFO Summit at QBRC starts Friday

Events around the North Beach through June

  • Mar 1st, 2018