Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week – August 14-20
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 Bainbridge Island! For a full list of our Bainbridge Island vacation rentals, go here.
Friday, August 14
Art in Action at Bainbridge Island Museum of Art
11:00 am – 3:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (550 Winslow Way East)
Get inspired by our current exhibits and try your hand at art! Art in Action is a free, drop-in art experience for all ages. Join this artist-led series every Friday from 11am to 3pm. This week, it’s time for some fun with watercolors. Expand your watercolor skills using wax resist, salt, and other common materials for interesting effects! Admission: Free
Saturday, August 15
Bainbridge Island Farmers’ Market
9:00 am – 1:00 pm @ Town Square / City Hall (200 Madison Avenue North)
Featuring farm-fresh produce, local arts and crafts, flowers, seafood, pastry, bread, plants, fine art, live music, and fun friendly folk, the Bainbridge Island Farmers’ Market is where our community grows. This week, fresh albacore tuna is back at the Farmers Market! Paul and Lorraine Svornich are back in port after a successful season on their commercial fishing sailboat! Paul and Lorraine will offer their sashimi grade frozen tuna loins and hand canned tuna in their own juices. Admission: Free
Sunday, August 16
2:00 pm @ Bainbridge Cinemas (403 Madison Avenue North)
Start warming up those vocal chords! Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Paramount Pictures are excited to bring the most successful movie musical of all time, Grease (1978), to cinemas nationwide for a two-day sing-along event on Sunday, August 16 and Wednesday, August 19. Admission: Please Inquire
Monday, August 17
Hosted Book Arts with Amy Goldthwaite
10:00 am – 2:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (550 Winslow Way East)
Join exhibition host Amy Goldthwaite for a deeper look at the “Artist’s Books Chapter Five: Women, Now and Then” exhibition. Amy will be available in the Sherry Grover Gallery to show and discuss the books on display and answer your questions. Free. No registration required, just stop by! Admission: Free
Tuesday, August 18
Waterfront Book Group reads The Warmth of Other Suns
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm @ Waterfront Park Community Center (370 Brien Drive SE)
This book discussion group meets the third Tuesday of every month at the Waterfront Park Community Center on Bainbridge Island. This month’s selection is The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson. Admission: Free
Wednesday, August 19
Make-A-Book DIY at the Library
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Public Library (1270 Madison Avenue North)
Artist Susan Callan will guide participants through the steps of creating a handmade book. Learn skills that have been in practice for over 1,500 years as you create a unique work of art. Space is limited. Call (206) 842-4162 or stop by the Library to register. For grades 7 – adult. Admission: Free
Thursday, August 20
Cooking Class on Pickles at Heyday Farm!
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm @ Farmhouse and Kitchen on Old Mill Road (4370 Old Mill Road NE)
Learn the art and joy of making pickles both canned and refrigerator style with whatever summer bounty is at hand. Participants will receive an introduction to pickling and then head out to Heyday’s kitchen garden to harvest ingredients to be used while cooking. Afterwards, participants will learn how to prepare different types of pickles. Expect to go home with pickles of your own! Led by chef Kerrie Sanson. Admission: $95 plus tax
This week at the movies… (August 14-20)
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