Things To Do on Bainbridge Island This Week – June 10-15, 2013
Although summer doesn’t officially start until the end of next week, early June is a lovely time of year on Bainbridge Island to get out and see all that Island life has to offer. Here are some of the best local activities taking place this week. With everything to see and do, we think you’ll want to spend a few nights on our Bainbridge Island!
Monday, June 10
Sacred Groove Ecstatic Dance
10:15 am – 12:00 pm @ Strawberry Hill Mini-Gym (7666 NE High School Rd)
Inspired by Gabrielle Roth’s 5 Rhythms/Sweat Your Prayers, this weekly groove session facilitated by Mary Short and David Franklin brings together a rich tapestry of music and community to help participants to let go of and transform their burdens! Admission: $12/session
Tuesday, June 11
Travelogue: Rowing into the Son
7:30 – 9:00 pm @ Bainbridge Island Library (1270 Madison Ave N)
Jordan Hanssen was born in Alabama and raised in England, Ireland, New Mexico, and Washington State. In 2006 he rowed from New York to England with three others in a 29-foot rowboat, and Rowing Into the Son tells his story about that experience.
Wednesday, June 12
No More Schoolapalooza!
“Noon-ish” @ Waterfront Park (301 Shannon Dr SE)
Celebrate the last day of school and the beginning of summer at the performance stage in Waterfront Park. Enjoy a full afternoon of local live music, frisbee or football! Admission: Free
Thursday, June 13
Author Book Reading: Good Life Lab with Wendy Tremayne
7:30 – 8:30 pm @ Eagle Harbor Book Co. (157 Winslow Way E)
Bainbridge Island’s premier purveyor of fine new and used books continues its popular guest author series when New Mexico writer Wendy Tremayne talks about her book, The Good Life Lab: Radical Experiments on Hands-On Living.
Friday, June 14
Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (BIMA) Grand Opening
11:15 am – 6:00 pm @ BIMA (550 Winslow Way E)
The big day is arriving! A new island landmark will arrive with the grand opening of the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art this Friday at the corner of Winslow Way and Highway 305. Inaugural exhibitions feature over 50 artists. Arrive right at 11:15 am for the ribbon cutting ceremony! Admission: Free
Saturday, June 15
Bainbridge Island Wooden Boat Festival
10:00 am – 5:00 pm (Sat); 10:00 am – 4:00 pm (Sun) @ Harbor Pub Marina
Enjoy this celebration of almost 50 wooden boats on Bainbridge Island. Meet the owners and artisans who keep these boats ship-shape, enjoy live music, and experience a bit of what makes Island life unique!