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Bainbridge Island Land Trust Native Plant Sale is Back! October 8, 2022

Location: Bainbridge First Baptist Church (8810 Madison Avenue NE) Saturday, October 8, 2022

-Early access for Land Trust members from 9am to 11am*
-General public access from 11am to 4pm

What’s new this year? Aside from the Bainbridge Island Land

Oktoberfest Resource Fair (and $1 beers) Returns this Saturday at BISCC

Oktoberfest Resource Fair (and $1 beers) Returns this Saturday at BISCC

Using alcohol to lure potential supporters to an event of any kind is as old as the hills. Think Greeks and Romans. Indeed, attend almost any fundraiser on Bainbridge Island and you’re likely to see wine, beer and spirits freely …

A weekend of festivals – Bainbridge Creative District’s Bridge Festival and the Tenth Annual Bainbridge Island Modern Quilt Guild Fall Festival 

A weekend of festivals – Bainbridge Creative District’s Bridge Festival and the Tenth Annual Bainbridge Island Modern Quilt Guild Fall Festival 

It was a bit hot and definitely smoke filled, but islanders and visitors alike turned out to celebrate the launch of the Bainbridge Creative District (BCD) at the Bridge Festival at Waterfront Park and enjoy the beautiful handcrafted quilts …

Volunteer for the Bainbridge Island Beach Cleanup 2022!

Volunteer for the Bainbridge Island Beach Cleanup 2022!

Sustainable Bainbridge is seeking volunteers to help with the annual Bainbridge Island Beach Cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 10, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.! This annual stewardship event is held in collaboration with Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup.

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BI Police Add Four New Officers To Their Force

BI Police Add Four New Officers To Their Force

As many businesses and organizations have discovered, hiring new employees is no easy task these days. The Bainbridge Island Police Department – and other emergency responders – are no exception.  Like many other Police Departments in Washington state, our local …

Like Pie? Check out Sunday’s Bike For Pie Ride

Eating pie and bicycling seem like contradictory activities, but not if your a member of Squeaky Wheels, the Bainbridge Island Bicycle Advocates, which will be hosting its annual Bike for Pie this coming Sunday, Aug. 28. The event is …

Local Non-Profit Tapped for City’s new Car Share Program

Local Non-Profit Tapped for City’s new Car Share Program

Greg Dronkert is at it again. The Bainbridge Island entrepreneur and founder of Pac Westy (https://pacwesty.com/), a tourism and transportation company located in the Day Road Business Park, recently formed Mobility for All – a non-profit devoted to …

Island Volunteer Caregivers Spread Cheer through Flower Deliveries

Island Volunteer Caregivers Spread Cheer through Flower Deliveries

On August 2, 2022, Island Volunteer Caregivers (IVC) hit the half-way mark of another season of its popular Flowers from the Heart program. For over twenty years, this signature program has delivered hundreds of bouquets during an eight-week period each …

Big task lies ahead for City to implement Climate & Transportation Plans

Creating long-term plans on paper and then turning them into real world solutions is no easy task.

That’s one reason why the City of Bainbridge Island will soon begin work with a transportation consulting firm, Fehr & Peers, to help …

Community Grants Cycle Awards Record $561,492 in Local Grants

Community Grants Cycle Awards Record $561,492 in Local Grants

Bainbridge Community Foundation’s 2022 Community Grants Cycle (CGC) awarded a record-setting amount of $561,492 in grants to local nonprofits, which greatly exceeds the previous high mark of $507,313 awarded in 2020. Not only was BCF proud to award these grants, …

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