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Events

Feb
28
Thu
Coffee with Comrades @ VFW Post 9106
Feb 28 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

Coffee with Comrades

Hosted by the Forks VFW Post 9106

Any and all Veterans are welcome at the Forks VFW Thursday mornings from 0700 to about 0900. The coffee is fresh, hot, and free!

Mar
1
Fri
Clallam County Project Homeless Connect @ Vern Burton Center
Mar 1 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will participate in the 2019 Clallam County Project Homeless Connect event on Friday, March 1 from 9am to 3pm at the Vern Burton Center in Port Angeles. At this event, NOLS staff will provide information about library services, resources, and programming, and will be able to issue new and replacement library cards.

Clallam County Project Homeless Connect is a county-wide annual event that offers on-site services and builds community connections with people experiencing homelessness or who are at risk of becoming homeless in Clallam County.

The Vern Burton Center is located at 308 East 4th Street in Port Angeles.

For more information your library, visit www.nols.org, call the library at 360.417.8500, or email Discover@nols.org. The Clallam Bay Branch Library is located at 16990 Highway 112 in Clallam Bay. The Forks Branch Library is located at 171 Forks Avenue South. The Port Angeles Main Library is located at 2210 South Peabody Street. The Sequim Branch Library is located at 630 North Sequim Avenue.

 

“Healthy Brain Aging” @ John Wayne Marina
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Please join us for this educational presentation.

Family Storytime @ North Olympic Library System Forks Branch
Mar 1 @ 10:30 am

 

Family Storytime

This story time series will take place Friday September 14 and every Friday through May 31, 2019

Family Storytimes feature stories, music, rhymes, and plenty of movement and fun! Activities such as talking, reading, playing, and singing all play an important role in early childhood development. After each session, parents and caregivers will have an opportunity to visit and swap information about parenting resources in the community.

The Forks Branch Library is located at 171 Forks Avenue South. For more information about storytimes and other programs for youth, visit www.nols.org, call 360.374.6402, or email Youth@nols.org.

 

 

 

Red Yarn Concert @ North Olympic Library Forks Branch
Mar 1 @ 10:30 am
World Day of Prayer Celebration @ Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
Mar 1 @ 12:05 pm – 1:05 pm

2019 World Day of Prayer Celebration

World Day of Prayer is an ecumenical celebration of informed prayer and prayerful action. Join in the prayer service written by the women of Slovenia, who invite us to explore Jesus’ parable of the Great Dinner (in Lk. 14:15–24) with the theme “Come—Everything Is Ready.”

Schedule · Friday, March 1, 2019

12:05 PM
Prayer Service written by women of Slovenia
12:30 PM – 1:00 PM

Tastes of Slovenia light lunch

Books & Cookies
Mar 1 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Books & Cookies

Books and Cookies: a book discussion group for 5th & 6th graders

 

Fifth and Sixth Graders! Want to hang out and talk about books? Join friends new and old for Books & Cookies at the Forks Branch Library of the North Olympic Library System! Talk about books, characters, and authors YOU love! Share and discuss your favorite titles with others and hear about new books that you may want to read in the future. There will be cookies, book conversations, and fun with friends!

This “just for fun” book group is for students in the 5th and 6th grades. Meet at the Forks Branch Library, at 3:30pm on the first Friday of each month beginning October 5.

Mar
2
Sat
FREE TAX PREPARATION @ Forks City Hall Council Chambers
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

FREE TAX PREPARATION

IRS-certified volunteers provide free tax preparation and e-filing
for low-and-middle-income taxpayers of all ages.

FORKS CITY HALL
Council Chambers; 500 East Division Street

Every-other-Saturday, from 10am—3pm:
(February 2 & 16, March 2 , 16 & 30,and April 13)

No appointment is required. First-come, first-served.
Contact Hearst Coen, 360-452-6541, if you have any questions.

Please bring the following with you to the TAX-AIDE site:

Photo ID (required)
Social Security Cards for taxpayer, spouse, and dependents (required)
Documentation of health insurance coverage for everyone on the tax return.
Bring Form 1095, if received.
W-2s, 1099s and all documents necessary to complete your 2018 return
Bank check with routing and account numbers, if direct deposit desired
Your 2017 Tax Return

The TAX-AIDE program is sponsored by the IRS and the AARP Foundation.

BREADMAKING with Victoria Redhed Miller @ Forks Branch Library
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm

Victoria Redhed Miller, local author of From No-Knead to Sourdough: A Simpler Approach to Handmade Bread, is headed back to the West End Branches of the North Olympic Library System (NOLS)! Miller will present a workshop titled Homemade Bread: Techniques and Tips, providing everything you need to take your homemade bread to the next level. Miller will present at the Forks Branch Library on Saturday, March 2 at 1pm, and the Clallam Bay Branch Library on Friday, March 15 at 1pm.

These workshops will include a live demo of breadmaking techniques like mixing, kneading, and shaping. There will also be a demo of a GrainMaker home grain mill – for those interested in grinding their own grain for baking. Bring your questions and enthusiasm for baking bread to this fun, fast-paced workshop!

Victoria Redhed Miller lives on a 40-acre off-the-grid farm outside of Sequim.  In her newest book, she blends her own journey toward self-reliance with her fascination for traditional homesteading skills and love of good food.  Miller’s previous books include Craft Distilling and Pure Poultry. Miller will have copies of her books for sale and signing after each presentation.

 

Mar
6
Wed
Forks Chamber of Commerce Meeting @ Blakeslee's Bar & Grill
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Forks Chamber of Commerce

Forks Chamber of Commerce

Weekly Meeting

Quillayute Valley Scholarship Auction

and

monthly business meeting

“No Host” lunch featuring a weekly lunch special, soup of the day, clam chowder or order off the menu. Your choice!

Is there any such thing as a free lunch? Every Chamber member that attends a Business Meeting will have a chance to win a free lunch! The more meetings you attend, the more chances you have to win.

Meetings are open to the public.