Jack B. James, a retired Navy commander and SEAL, is the new director of the museum ship, the USS Turner Joy (www.ussturnerjoy.org).
Chris Rieland and Pete Schlicher are the newest members of the board of directors of Harrison Medical Center, part of CHI Franciscan Health.
The Poulsbo First Lutheran Church’s annual lutefisk dinner is Oct. 18, 11:40 a.m. to 4:20 p.m., in the Christian Center next to the church, 4th Avenue and Hostmark Street, Poulsbo. It’s an event that is rich in culture and tradition.
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The Wilderness Vets Foundation’s next meetup is scheduled on Oct. 15, 7-9 p.m., at Suquamish United Church of Christ, 18732 Division Ave. NE, Suquamish.
Downtown is set for a fall makeover as art galleries compete in Extreme Tangerine. The art event takes place throughout October. Galleries and shops compete with each other by creating window displays, and artists compete with tangerine-themed work.
Neil and Pat Miller of Hansville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Nashville, Tennessee.
The Kitsap County Board of Commissioners is hosting a ferry forum Oct. 7 to discuss local ferry priorities with Kitsap residents.
George Winston’s Sept. 13 sold-out concert at Gateway Fellowship raised more than $11,000 for the church’s local ministries of service.
William Paul Read was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout on June 28. His Eagle Court of Honor took place on Sept. 28 at First Lutheran Church in Poulsbo.