September 23, 2008 · Updated 5:51 PM
TOWN HALL MEETING: The North Kitsap Republican Women are sponsoring an old-fashioned town hall meeting at the Poulsbo Fire Station from 7-9 p.m. Sept. 26. County commissioner candidates will hear transportation-related concerns. Refreshments will be provided.
DOCENT CLASS: The Poulsbo Marine Science Center will host a training class for new volunteers from 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 27. This overview of marine life is required for all docents, and anyone interested in volunteering is invited. Info or to RSVP: Denise Bauman at email@example.com or (360) 689-9183.
RUMMAGE SALE: The Poulsbo Sons of Norway annual rummage sale will be held on Saturday, Sept. 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The public is welcome.
FOLK DANCING: Classes are being held at the Sons of Norway lodge in Poulsbo on Monday nights, from 6-7 p.m. for adult beginners and 7-8 p.m. for continuing dancers. No partners are needed. Info: call Fred at (206) 780-8036 or Stan at (360) 550-6049.
STILLWATERS’ USED BOOK SALE: The annual Stillwaters used book sale at 26059 Barber Cut Off Road in Kingston runs through Sept. 28. There will be 15,000 - 20,000 books, new and used, covering all subjects, fiction and non-fiction, almost all priced $1 or less. Donations of new and used books are needed and accepted any time. All proceeds from the sale will support environmental education. Info: (360) 297-2876.
FISH PARK: The monthly work parties at Poulsbo’s Fish Park will be the third Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. beginning Sept. 20. The public is welcome to join in to help this nature park grow into an urban experience for all to enjoy. A variety of tasks will be available each month, including eradicating noxious weeds, blackberry removal, park clean up, the planting of trees and shrubs, and more. Info: (360) 779-9898.
MAKE HISTORY: The committee of the new Poulsbo history book is searching for local residents older than 80 who were born in Poulsbo and still live here. Make yourselves known by calling (360) 697-3033 or dropping off a note to the committee at the Book Stop in downtown Poulsbo. The committee would like to know the year you were born, and a little about your life in the community. Please leave your phone number or address.
LYME DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP: A support group for people with Lyme disease meets from 3-5 p.m. the first Saturday of every month on Bainbridge Island. Contact for meeting location and info: Barb (206) 842-5491.
SUPPORT GROUP: A support group for women diagnosed with breast cancer meets the third Wednesday of each month in the Oncology room at Harrison Medical Center at 2520 Cherry Avenue, Bremerton. Info: Barbara Rodgers or Nancy Lorber at (360) 792-6880.
PRESCHOOL ENROLLMENT: Vinland Lutheran Preschool is now enrolling for fall classes for children 2-5 years old. Info: Sherry Gutierrez at (360) 779-3428 for more information.
BUSINESS NETWORKING: The Waterfront Professionals, Poulsbo’s core group of BNI Western Washington, meets from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Tuesday at the Bayside Broiler, 18779 Front St. NE in Poulsbo. The group is currently seeking new members. BNI’s mission is to help members increase their business through a structured, and professional program. Info: Micki Peak at (360) 649-6589.
KAFFE STUA: The Poulsbo Sons of Norway offers a Kaffe Stua luncheon from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays. It is open to members and the public. Cost is $9 per person.