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Bainbridge Island 2020 Farmer’s Market Opens this Saturday, May 9, 2020

The Bainbridge Island Farmer’s Market is pleased to announce the opening of the new season, this Saturday, May 9th from 10am to 1pm. However, it’s important to know that a few things have changed:

  • In past years, the market

“Buy Bainbridge – Support Tomorrow Days” throughout May

“Buy Bainbridge – Support Tomorrow Days” throughout May

Residents are encouraged to help neighbors by purchasing gift cards for services and goods from favorite island businesses to help offset impacts of COVID-19 pandemic.

Bainbridge Island – The Bainbridge Island City …

Coming together for our community – information on resources during the COVID-19 crisis

There are so many resources and wonderful people and businesses on Bainbridge Island that are available to assist, I’ve done my best to create a consolidated list below, including information on current hiring. If you are aware of any additional

Life on Bainbridge Island—from commercial diving to custom woodworking—Bainbridge Island Woodworks

Like most artists, Anthony Piazza’s artistic aptitude manifested in childhood, sketching out his creations, and then scavenging about for scrap lumber and rusty nails to turn his visions into reality. He learned early on that sometimes those visions work out …

The Bainbridge Island Farmer’s Market is still going strong!

The holidays are just around the corner, and the Bainbridge Island Farmer’s Market, which runs until December 14th, is the perfect place to pick up gifts, fresh baked goods, and a variety of organically farmed meats, poultry, …

The 5th Annual Bainbridge Island Mushroom Cultivation Workshop and Foray – Sunday, October 27th

Much ado about mushrooms!

Who knew mushrooms were so amazing…okay, there are probably quite a few people who knew…I just wasn’t one of them—so, I decided to do a little research.

There are an estimated 140,000 species of mushroom-producing fungi, …

Bainbridge Island Senior Center – A place for everyone!

Learning and writing about our wonderful community is a constantly evolving experience where I often find one interview leads to another—and that’s exactly what happened with the Senior Center. A few months back, I wrote an article about the various …

Events That Explore The Island’s History – Sponsored by The Bainbridge Island Historical Museum

I’m a huge advocate of our historical museum, in fact, as a volunteer at the Visitor’s Desk at the Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce, our historical museum is number one on the list of places I suggest to visitors when …

Join Bainbridge Island and the surrounding Puget Sound Community for the 59th Annual Rotary Auction & Rummage Sale – Saturday, July 6, 2019

The Rotary is a non-political, non-sectarian international service organization designed to bring businesses and professional leaders together to promote community service, provide humanitarian service and the advancement of goodwill and peace around the world.

The first Rotary Club began in …

Discovering BARN – Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network

After my first year on Bainbridge Island, I realized there was so much happening here, that try as I might, I hadn’t even scratched the surface. That’s when the idea to start The Island Wanderer blog hit me—it would be …

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