RUMMAGE SALE: The Suquamish United Church of Christ, 18732 Division, will host its semi-annual sale 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. More than 40 families will participate. Proceeds will go toward making the church more energy efficient.

CLASS REUNION: The 1978 North Kitsap 30-year class reunion will be through Aug. 3. Info: Julie Johnson at (360) 373-9861.

HALF-PRICE SALE: North Kitsap Fishline Food Bank is having a half-price sale on all clothing from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at the thrift shop. There will be many other great reductions as well, including a china cupboard, computer desks, chairs and baby accessories. All proceeds support the non-profit Fishline food bank and client services. Info: call Karen Timken, director at (360) 779-5190 or e-mail

GREAT PENINSULA FUTURE FESTIVAL: Historic Port Gamble will be the setting for the greenest outdoor sustainability festival in Washington through Aug. 3. The Great Peninsula Future Festival will mix interactive displays of green concepts, products and services with family entertainment, live music, food and hand-made crafts. Vendor info: Info: (425) 788-7496 or


GUEST SPEAKER: Pastor Jeff Driscoll will be the guest preacher Aug. 3 at Poulsbo First Lutheran Church, 18920 4th Ave NE, at the 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. traditional services in the sanctuary and the 9 a.m. contemporary worship service in the Christian Center. Pastor Driscoll and his family are currently serving Peace Lutheran Church in Silvana.

CHUCKWAGON: Chuckwagon Senior Nutrition Program presents a Hawaiian Luau at noon Aug. 5. The meal will include Hawaiian roast pork and other island favorites. The event is open to seniors age 60 and older. Reservations are required at least one day in advance. $3 suggested donation. There will be entertainment at some locations. Call (360) 377-8511 or (888) 877-8511 from Bainbridge Island and Kingston for reservations and information.

PLAY DATE: The Poulsbo Cooperative Preschool is hosting a preschooler play date at Lions Park from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 6. Info: or call (360) 779-4104.

KCAC MEETING: The Kingston Citizens Advisory Council’s monthly meeting will be from 7-9 p.m. Aug. 6. Up for discussion is the Kingston Subarea Plan review final report, which will be forwarded to North Kitsap’s county commissioner, Steve Bauer, once KCAC aproves it. Info: KCAC Co-chair Greg Platz at (360) 509-3181.

BARN DANCE: North Kitsap Eagles is hosting a Barn Dance Aug. 9. The day will start with a BBQ cook-off. Bring your own gear and meat, judging will be at 3:30 p.m., dinner and dancing ($10) at 5 p.m. A hair auction to benefit Locks of Love is scheduled for 6 p.m. Dancing again from 7-11 p.m., with music provided by Bluegrass band Marilyn K and Co. 4230 NE Lincoln Road, Poulsbo. Info: (360) 779-7272.

SYMRA: The Poulsbo Sons of Norway will present Symra, a Norwegian folk dance group, on Aug. 11. A dance workshop will be held from 3-5 p.m., with a potluck at 5:30 and performance at 7 p.m. Suggested donation is $5. Info: (360) 779-5209.

EYES IN THE WOODS: North Kitsap Trout Unlimited is sponsoring an Eyes in the Woods criminal observation reporting and training session from 7-9 p.m. and Aug. 13 at the Kingston Fire and Rescue station on Miller Bay Road. Eyes in the Woods teaches people how to report illegal incidents to local game wardens. Info: Dave at (360) 297-2098.

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