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Month: February 2014

Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week – February 24-March 2

It’s time for BILA’s regular list of Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week. With everything to see and do, we think you’ll want to spend a few nights on our beautiful Bainbridge Island!

Monday, February 24

Toddler Story Time at the Library
10:30 am @ Bainbridge Island Public Library (1270 Madison Avenue North)
Get a jump start on reading at this early literacy story time geared just for toddlers (ages 0-6). Lots of full body movement, songs, stories and rhymes designed to build letter knowledge, vocabulary and narrative skills. Admission: Free

Tuesday, February 25

Bainbridge Island Museum of Art Roof GardenGeorge and David Lewis Roof Garden
10:00 am – 6:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (550 Winslow Way East)
Today is a great time to check out the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art’s Roof Garden. Experience this completed “riverscape” of rocks, sustainable plantings, and artist-made concrete boulders created pro bono by George and David Lewis. Enjoy this unique BIMA destination on the second floor. Garden components include handmade boulders, pheasant grass, burgundy bunny fountain grass, blue oat grass, lavender and sedum! Admission: Free

Wednesday, February 26

Bainbridge Island BrewingMusic To Our Beers at Bainbridge Brewing
7:00 pm @ Bainbridge Brewing (9415 Coppertop Loop)
Enjoy live music at Bainbridge Island Brewing. Come join your fellow Islanders in their taproom on Thursday nights for live music and great beer. The vocals begin at 7pm and go ’til you’ve had enough. Presented by the Island Music Guild. Admission: Free

Thursday, February 27

national-theatre-war-horseNational Theatre Live: ‘War Horse’
7:00 – 10:00 pm @ Bainbridge Cinemas in the Pavilion (403 Madison Avenue North)
Since its first performance at the National Theatre in 2007, the original stage production of War Horse has become an international smash hit, capturing the imagination of four million people around the world. Based on Michael Morpurgo’s novel and adapted for the stage by Nick Stafford, National Theatre’s War Horse takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon in the United Kingdom to the trenches of First World War France. Filled with stirring music and songs, this powerfully moving and imaginative drama is a show of phenomenal inventiveness. At its heart are astonishing life-size puppets by South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to thrilling life on stage. Admission: $18

Friday, February 28

the-kentucky-cycle-bainbridge-islandThe Kentucky Cycle: The Dark Side of the American Dream
7:00 – 8:30 pm @ Bainbridge Island Public Library (1270 Madison Avenue North)
Ralph Cheadle, retired Bainbridge High School American Studies teacher, and Kate Carruthers, director of the upcoming Bainbridge Performing Arts production of The Kentucky Cycle, discuss how the play both draws upon and illuminates 200 years of American history and mythology. The 1992 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Robert Schenkkan is the sweeping epic of three families in eastern Kentucky that spans American history from 1775 to 1975 and examines the myths of the American past that have created, for better or for worse, the country we are today. Admission: Free

the-edge-improv-bainbridge-islandSaturday, March 1

First Saturdays with The EDGE Improv
7:30 – 9:30 pm @ Bainbridge Performing Arts (200 Madison Avenue North)
According to troupe member Ken Ballenger, “The Edge is like therapy, but cheaper.” Join The EDGE for an ingeniously improvised evening of on-the-spot comedy, all from audience suggestions. For nearly 20 years, the troupe’s riotous antics have inspired a devoted following and rave reviews from audience members. Admission: $16 adults; $12 seniors, students, youth, military and teachers;

Sunday, March 2

Havard Trio Chamber Concert
4:00 – 6:00 pm @ Waterfront Park Community Center (370 Brien Drive)
Harvard Trio members, Maryanne Lacaille-clarinet, Mannfried Funk-cello, and Mayumi Tayake-piano, will feature works from the classical chamber music repertoire opening the program with Beethoven’s Trio Op. 11 and the Ireland Trio in D Minor for the first half of the program. The second half will feature Zemlinsky’s Trio in D Minor and a light jazzy work by Paquito D’Rivera called “Afro” will conclude this exciting concert. Admission: Please Inquire


Have an event you think we should feature on the Bainbridge Island Lodging Association‘s “Things To Do” Weekly Calendar? Send it to us at: info@bainbridgelodging.com. Thank you!

The Bainbridge Island Lodging Association is a group of 25 lodges, inns, guesthouses, suites, boutique hotels, cottages, and B&B’s on Bainbridge Island, WA. BILA is dedicated to bringing you quality accommodation on a beautiful island. Visit our website for events and experiences, and of course, for your vacation rentals.

Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week – February 17-23

It’s time for BILA’s regular list of Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week. From trivia night to Burmese cuisine to a coffee chat with an Island Council member, with everything to see and do, we think you’ll want to spend a few nights on our Bainbridge Island!

Monday, February 17

Bainbridge Island BrewingTrivia Night at the Taproom
7:00 – 9:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Brewing (9415 Coppertop Loop)
Monday is Trivia Night at the brewery, presented by Trivia Time Live’s DJ. From 7 to 9pm, teams compete for prizes and the pennant during four rounds of interesting questions.  Come and play by yourself or join a team.  Relax, have a few beers and snacks, and join in the weekly fun! Come early for seating. Admission: Free

The Red Badge of CourageTuesday, February 18

Waterfront Book Group Reads The Red Badge of Courage
1:00 – 2:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Public Library (1270 Madison Avenue North)
In Stephen Crane’s The Red Badge of Courage, Henry Fleming, a private in the Union Army, runs away from the field of war. Afterwards, the shame he feels at this act of cowardice ignites his desire to receive an injury in combat a red badge of courage that will redeem him. Admission: Free

Wednesday, February 19

League of Women Voters’ Coffee Chat with Council Member Wayne Roth
2:00 – 4:00 pm @ Seabold Community Hall (14450 Komedal Road)
The League of Women Voters of Bainbridge Island is providing an opportunity to become better acquainted with Wayne Roth, one of the new City Council members. Come and chat with Mr. Roth over coffee and casually discuss any questions you might have concerning his work with the City Council. If possible, please let the League know if you are coming so they can determine how much coffee, tea and snacks to provide. Admission: Free

Royal Ballet Swan Lake at Bainbridge CinemasThursday, February 20

Royal Ballet: Swan Lake on the Big Screen!
7:00 – 10:00 pm @ Bainbridge Cinemas at the Pavilion (403 Madison Avenue North)
Experience the timeless tale of good and evil with Tchaikvosky’s Swan Lake when it comes to the big screen in a special one-night event. With instantly recognizable music and a timeless story of good versus evil, Swan Lake is the greatest of Romantic ballets. Admission: $15

Friday, February 21

Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society
10:00 am – 12:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Public Library (1270 Madison Avenue North)
The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society (BIGS) meets Friday in the Bainbridge Public Library Meeting Room for a presentation by a panel of BIGS members experienced in English research, to share how to get started on your own family tree research. Admission: $5 Suggested Donation

Saturday, February 22

Intentional Table LogoFlavors of Burma
12:30 – 2:30 pm @ Intentional Table (124 Madrone Lane North)
Inveterate travelers and authors Robert Carmack and Morrison Polkinghorne are experts on pan-Asian cooking. In their new book, The Burma Cookbook, they explore this former British colony’s rich culinary history. In this class, the authors will take you on a culinary journey through Myanmar’s foods in simple stages while explaining processes in detail, step-by-step techniques and show you how to cook up some interesting and delicious recipes from their book. Learn about Burmese cookery over the past 100 years, from Colonial English influences, to imperial migratory influences from India and Malaysia. The food of Burma is quite different from Thai, Indian and Chinese cooking — so you are in for a real treat! Admission: $90

Sunday, February 23

Taize Service at St. Barnabas
8:00 pm @ St. Barnabas Episcopal Church (1187 Wyatt Way Northwest)
The service of Taize is held on the 4th Sunday of the month at 8pm at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church. Taize is an ecumenical, contemplative service practiced worldwide. It is a participatory practice of meditation, short readings, and chant, led by musicians from around the area. Admission: Free


Have an event you think we should feature on the Bainbridge Island Lodging Association‘s “Things To Do” Weekly Calendar? Send it to us at: info@bainbridgelodging.com. Thank you!

The Bainbridge Island Lodging Association is a group of 25 lodges, inns, guesthouses, suites, boutique hotels, cottages, and B&B’s on Bainbridge Island, WA. BILA is dedicated to bringing you quality accommodation on a beautiful island. Visit our website for events and experiences, and of course, for your vacation rentals.

Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week – February 10-16

It’s time for BILA’s regular list of Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week. Just like in weeks and months past, we’ve found quite a diverse lot of activities this week, from family-friendly story time and beach combing to a couple of Valentines Day-themed events. With everything to see and do, we think you’ll want to spend a few nights on our Bainbridge Island!

Monday, February 10

Toddler Story Time at the Library
10:30 am @ Bainbridge Island Public Library (1270 Madison Avenue North)
Get a jump start on reading at this early literacy storytime geared just for toddlers (ages 0-6). Lots of full body movement, songs, stories and rhymes designed to build letter knowledge, vocabulary and narrative skills. Admission: Free

Tuesday, February 11

Intentional Table on Bainbridge IslandEat Your Words: A Cookbook Book Group
11:00 am – 12:00 pm @ Intentional Table (124 Madrone Lane North)
Reading was never so delicious! Each month, we gather at Intentional Table to discuss a cookbook or food memoir. We’ll learn a few tricks, sample a few treats, and discover scrumptious cookbooks that are a feast for your eyes as well as your stomach. This month, we will be discussing The Kitchen Counter Cooking School: How a Few Simple Lessons Transformed Nine Culinary Novices into Fearless Home Cooks by Kathleen Flinn. Admission: Inquire

Wednesday, February 12

peter-sellers-as-dr-strangeloveIsland Film Group: Dr. Strangelove
7:00 – 9:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Public Library (1270 Madison Avenue North)
Join your neighbors at the Library every second Wednesday of the month for free films and discussion. This month’s film is Dr. Strangelove, a comedy directed by Stanley Kubrick and starring Peter Sellers, George C. Scott and Sterling Hayden. A black and white film, it was released in 1964 and is rated PG (93 mins.) Admission: Free

Thursday, February 13

Joseph Gregory Rossano: WhitewashedEye on Artist: Joseph Gregory Rossano, “Whitewashed”
6:30 – 8:30 pm @ Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (550 Winslow Way East)
Join Bainbridge Island Museum of Art Solo Exhibition Artist Joseph Gregory Rossano for an artist lecture and reflection on his exhibition: Whitewashed, on view through March 16, 2014 in the Orientation and MESA galleries. “I’m moved to make things about animals and their plight, because they cannot speak for themselves, and their fight for survival is often misunderstood as a direct threat to Man. Please try to see what is hidden beneath the clean white coating, the Whitewash, of these works. Their purpose is to change how we treat nature and each other.” – Joseph Gregory Rossano Reception with light food and beverage following lecture. Admission: $10

Katie King Jazz Trio at Bloedel ReserveFriday, February 14

Katie King Jazz Trio at Bloedel Reserve
7:30 – 9:15 pm @ Bloedel Reserve (7571 Dolphin Drive)
Celebrate the day dedicated to love by listening to Katie King sing romantic jazz standards. Katie has performed for 25 years in the Seattle area and is known as one of the region’s best and most versatile jazz singers. Bainbridge Island holds a special place in her heart, as this is where she got her start. With Katie’s vocals and Bill Anschell on piano and Chris Symer on bass, this jazz trio will remind you how lovely love is! Ticket price includes one glass of champagne and dessert. Admission: $26 members; $29 non-members

Saturday, February 15

Winery Alliance of Bainbridge IslandWine and Chocolates
12:00 – 5:00 pm @ 7 Bainbridge Island wineries
What could be better for Valentine’s Day than wine and chocolate? Visit the 7 wineries of Bainbridge Island, each featuring exceptional wines and chocolates. These 7 cozy artisanal wineries are mostly new on the scene but are already garnering awards and attention. Avoid the crowds and explore the peaceful beauty and charm of Bainbridge Island! After your day of tasting enjoy dinner at one of our highly acclaimed local restaurants. Admission: Inquire

Sunday, February 16

IslandWood Community Critter DiveIslandWood Community Critter Dive
10:00 am – 12:00 pm @ Fort Ward Park (2241 Pleasant Beach Drive)
Join IslandWood educators and certified beach naturalists as they identify sea stars, nudibranchs, sea cucumbers, urchins, marine worms and more! Participants will get a close-up look at critters brought back from the briney deep by volunteer divers and placed gently into kiddie swimming pools. We’ll have some of our favorite marine life field guides to enhance identification. Beach naturalists will model respectful techniques for interacting with wildlife as we practice being responsible beach stewards while enjoying our investigations and outdoor fun alongside Rich Passage. Please wear rain boots and warm clothing. For the safety of the marine life, please no dogs at this event. Pre-registration required. Admission: Free


Have an event you think we should feature on the Bainbridge Island Lodging Association‘s “Things To Do” Weekly Calendar? Send it to us at: info@bainbridgelodging.com. Thank you!

The Bainbridge Island Lodging Association is a group of 25 lodges, inns, guesthouses, suites, boutique hotels, cottages, and B&B’s on Bainbridge Island, WA. BILA is dedicated to bringing you quality accommodation on a beautiful island. Visit our website for events and experiences, and of course, for your vacation rentals.

Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week – February 3-9

It’s a week of Bainbridge Island’s favorite regular events, starting with trivia nights and a museum film series, and ending with 1st Fridays art walk and the latest from the folks over at the Battle Point Astronomical Association. There are always a lot of Things To Do on Bainbridge Island… this week and next week, too! With everything to see and do, we think you’ll want to spend a few nights on our Bainbridge Island!

Monday, February 3

Bainbridge Island BrewingTrivia Night at the Taproom
7:00 – 9:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Brewing (9415 Coppertop Loop)
Monday is Trivia Night at the brewery, presented by Trivia Time Live’s DJ. From 7 to 9pm, teams compete for prizes and the pennant during four rounds of interesting questions.  Come and play by yourself or join a team.  Relax, have a few beers and snacks, and join in the weekly fun! Come early for seating. Admission: Free

Smoke_SignalsTuesday, February 4

smART Films: Smoke Signals
7:00 – 10:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (550 Winslow Way East)
BIMA smARTfilms series fosters community conversation through the merger of visual art, film, and narrative. After the screening, our host and guest(s) will initiate a discussion about the film and its art. All are welcome to participate in an open exchange of ideas during these post-film discussions. Written & directed by Sherman Alexie, Smoke Signals is about contemporary Native American life and culture. Thomas and Victor (who are not particularly good friends) go on a road trip, invoking equal parts humor and humanity, while the film’s colorful style and self-mocking tone is still fresh and invigorating. Editor Bryan Berdan in attendance. Admission: $10 adults; $6 students

Wednesday, February 5

Kitsap Regional Library Presents “Books on Tap”
7:30 – 9:00 pm @ Treehouse Café (4569 Lynwood Center Road NE)
Tap into your inner genius at Treehouse Café. Dazzle your new friends with your encyclopedic knowledge of book trivia! Newcomers are welcome. If you’re feeling competitive, stop by the Bainbridge Branch of Kitsap Regional Library for a booklist. Read more, win more! This event is 21+. Admission: Free

Thursday, February 6

IslandWood on Bainbridge IslandWeaving with Cattails
1:00 – 3:00 pm @ IslandWood (4450 Blakely Avenue NE)
Weaving has been an important part of the Native American culture for many generations. Wild grasses, tree bark and plants have been used to create beautiful and functional mats, baskets, cordage, and other objects for everyday use. Come experience the rare opportunity to view and hold beautiful century-old baskets from IslandWood’s native basket collection in the Great Hall, and discover their designs and cultural uses. Then, you’ll move to the Art Studio where IslandWood artisans will share knowledge about harvesting and weaving with local natural materials. You will learn weaving techniques with cattails and paper, and have the chance to create two or more fun projects to take home. Admission: $5

Friday, February 7

thumb-First-Fridays-Art-Walk1st Friday Art Walk
5:00 – 7:00 pm @ Downtown Winslow
Join your neighbors and fellow art lovers for this monthly tradition on Bainbridge Island. The 1st Fridays Art Walk includes dozens of downtown Winslow venues – from art galleries to businesses, from the Bainbridge Island Public Library to Bainbridge Arts & Crafts. A number of local restaurants also join in the fun, offering art goers the opportunity to try small bites from their menus. Most businesses are located on Winslow Way. Admission: Free

Saturday, February 8

Planet-MercuryPlanetarium Show “Mercury: The Fastest and Smallest Planet”
7:00 pm @ Battle Point Park (11299 Arrow Point Drive NE)
Mercury is a planet of many extremes. Join Astronomer Steve Ruhl on a journey to the first rock from the sun, a planet of fire and unlikely ice. If the sky is clear, astronomers will be on hand with telescopes for public star-gazing. The Battle Point Astronomical Association (BPAA) is a non-profit amateur astronomy organization. We operate the Edwin E. Ritchie Observatory and John H. Rudolph Planetarium in the Helix House at Battle Point Park. Admission: $

Sunday, February 9

Champagne with Shelby
4:00 – 7:00 pm @ Manor House (4611 Woodson Lane NE)
Champagne with Shelby will feature talented Seattle singer songwriter, Shelby Earl. With a small silent auction, wonderful hors d’oeurves from the Beach House, and as the name suggests… champagne, (as well as beer and wine), Shelby will delight the audience with an intimate acoustic performance. Champagne with Shelby is certain to be a delightful experience for all and a great opportunity to have some fun while doing good for our community. Admission: Inquire (206) 842-2451


Have an event you think we should feature on the Bainbridge Island Lodging Association‘s “Things To Do” Weekly Calendar? Send it to us at: info@bainbridgelodging.com. Thank you!

The Bainbridge Island Lodging Association is a group of 25 lodges, inns, guesthouses, suites, boutique hotels, cottages, and B&B’s on Bainbridge Island, WA. BILA is dedicated to bringing you quality accommodation on a beautiful island. Visit our website for events and experiences, and of course, for your vacation rentals.
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