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Events

Nov
17
Sun
Franklin and Theodore’s Teddy Bear Tea Party @ Lake Crescent Lodge
Nov 17 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Franklin & Theodore’s Teddy Bear Tea Party

Learn the history of the Teddy Bear as well as two Presidents and their ties to Olympic National Park. Children are encouraged to bring their favorite adult and teddy bear.

Advanced reservations required, please call 360.928.3211.

Child $19.00  Adult $29.00

Children under 5 eat free

Learn more at http://bit.ly/2VIm0lm

Nov
18
Mon
Storm Warning: Historic Weather in the Evergreen State @ Forks Branch Library
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm

Humanities Washington Speaker, local broadcaster, and historian Feliks Banel will present Storm Warning at three North Olympic Library (NOLS) locations.  Banel will discuss our region’s darkest weather days and most infamous storms. With archival photos, radio, and TV clips, he will take audiences back in time to hear stories of those who survived some of the worst Pacific Northwest weather in recorded history. Storm Warning will be presented at the Forks Branch Library on Monday, November 18 at 6pm, the Port Angeles Main Library on Tuesday, November 19 at 6pm, and the Sequim Branch Library on Wednesday, November 20 at 6pm.

This program is generously funded by Humanities Washington and Friends of the Library groups.

For additional information about this program, visit www.nols.org and select “Events,” call 360.417.8500, or send an email to discover@nols.org. The Forks Branch Library is located at 171 Forks Avenue South. The Port Angeles Main Library is located at 2210 S. Peabody Street. The Sequim Branch Library is located at 630 North Sequim Avenue.

Nov
19
Tue
Forks History and More @ First Congregational Church
Nov 19 @ 11:30 am

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Forks History and More

The West End Historical Society and Forks Timber Museum announce that they will combine efforts for their monthly programs.

Every third Tuesday, these historical presentations will be brought to you at the First Congregational Church,  a short board meeting Timber Museum Board meets at 11:30 a.m. and the WEHS meeting starts at noon.

November’s program will be a presentation of some of the Historical Society’s old slide photographs from the late 1800s to mid-1900s.

December’s program will feature Lonnie Archibald talking about his new book, “Let’s Go Truckin,” with a book signing to follow.

Please come join us for these lively presentations and discussions. You are welcome to bring your own items to share and we encourage questions.

The museum board meetings and historical presentations are free and open to the public

EVENING STORYTIME @ Forks Branch Library
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm

STORY TIME FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Every Tuesday evening at 6:00 pm Forks Branch Library

Evening Storytime is a chance for families to unwind together at the end of a busy day. Featuring stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills and help foster a love of books and reading.

No storytimes  December 24 or December 31

 

Nov
22
Fri
Family Storytime @ Forks Branch Library
Nov 22 @ 10:30 am

 

For the whole family

Fridays at 10:30am 

Forks Branch Library

September 20 through June 12 (No storytimes Dec. 27 or Jan. 3)

Family Storytime features 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.

 

STUDIUM WEST TO PRESENT “GENERATIONS OF MAKAH WEAVERS” @ Peninsula College Forks
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm

The Studium West Lecture Series at Peninsula College Forks is proud to present “Generations of Makah Weavers – Art of Basketry,” by Melissa Peterson November 22 at 7:00pm, at the Forks campus.

This free lecture and presentation will focus on the history, culture, artistry and importance of weaving.  Peterson will discuss how these skills are passed down through generations, as well as the importance of teaching these skills.  After her presentation, she will offer a hands-on weaving activity to demonstrate the art of Makah basketry.

Peterson is a member of the Makah tribe of Neah Bay and a master weaver. She began weaving as a child and has continued the tradition throughout her life.  Over the years, she has mastered many styles of traditional Makah basket weaving, including some older styles that are rarely practiced today.

The event is free and open to the public.

Nov
23
Sat
CUENTOS Y CANCIONES EN ESPAÑOL @ Forks Branch Library
Nov 23 @ 1:00 pm

 

los sábados a la 1pm
Biblioteca de Forks
Del 21 de septiembre al 13 de junio

(No habrá programa el 30 de noviembre y del 28 de diciembre)

Cuentos y Canciones es una oportunidad para las familias de habla hispana a compartir cuentos, canciones, y manualidades que ayudan a desarrollar las habilidades de lenguaje y lectura.

Spanish Storytime is an opportunity for Spanish-speaking families to share stories, songs, and craft activities that help develop language and reading skills.

Nov
26
Tue
EVENING STORYTIME @ Forks Branch Library
Nov 26 @ 6:00 pm

STORY TIME FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Every Tuesday evening at 6:00 pm Forks Branch Library

Evening Storytime is a chance for families to unwind together at the end of a busy day. Featuring stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills and help foster a love of books and reading.

No storytimes  December 24 or December 31

 

Nov
28
Thu
5th Annual Turkey Trot @ Elk Creek Conservation Area
Nov 28 @ 8:00 am

FORKS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL TURKEY TROT

Run or walk through beautiful Elk Creek Conservation Trail in Forks WA

When: Thanksgiving Day Thursday November 28th, 2019

Time: Sign ups start at 8:15am.
The race starts at 9am.

RAIN OR SHINE

Suggested $ 10 donation (but not required). Donations will go to United Way of Clallam County.

Awards/Medals for first 100 finishers.

To RSVP select “going” on this event page.

Google map the location: http://goo.gl/maps/T4PEAZ39RFp

This event is a fun family 5K run or walk .

Participate at your own risk. You are welcome to inspect the course ahead of time to ensure that you feel comfortable with the trail.

Elk Creek Conservation Trail is a lollipop-shaped course, and is hosted by Forks Community Hospital.

Google map the location: http://goo.gl/maps/T4PEAZ39RFp

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Elk-Creek-Conservation-Area/58673525472897

Thanksgiving at Lake Quinault @ Lake Quinault Lodge
Nov 28 @ 11:00 am – 6:30 pm

 

Thanksgiving at Lake Quinault Lodge

Let us host your special holiday feast! Join us at beautiful Lake Quinault Lodge to share gratitude and create wonderful memories.

Gingerbread Decorating in Ballroom

Annual Pumpkin Roll!

Advanced reservations are highly recommended by calling the Roosevelt Dining Room at 360.288.2919. Learn more at http://bit.ly/35EdQiI

Adults $49.00
Seniors $45.00
Child (7-12) $22.00
Child (6 and under) Free

Taxes and gratuity not included.