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Kathleen Thorne – Taking her love of Bainbridge Island to a historic level!

Kathleen Thorne – Taking her love of Bainbridge Island to a historic level!

When it comes to arts and humanities, and especially Bainbridge Performing Arts (BPA), Kathleen Thorne is a household name. In a 2008 BI Review article, Kathleen was quoted as saying she was a self-described “humanities junkie”; however, she notes …

The Next Chapter will begin soon on the Cleanup of the EPA Superfund site on Wyckoff Point, next to Pritchard Park

The Next Chapter will begin soon on the Cleanup of the EPA Superfund site on Wyckoff Point, next to Pritchard Park

We don’t often associate Bainbridge Island with words like “pollution” or “contamination”. But on the southeast corner of otherwise pristine Eagle Harbor sits one of the State’s, if not the country’s, largest Superfund sites – Wyckoff Point.

If you …

Updated as of October 17th! CELEBRATE FALL and HALLOWEEN BAINBRIDGE ISLAND STYLE – OCTOBER 2023

Updated as of October 17th! CELEBRATE FALL and HALLOWEEN BAINBRIDGE ISLAND STYLE – OCTOBER 2023

Updated as of October 17th!  CELEBRATE FALL and HALLOWEEN BAINBRIDGE ISLAND STYLE – OCTOBER 2023

As many islanders know, we love our holidays here on Bainbridge, and celebrating Fall and Halloween is no different. There’s a lot going on throughout …

CELEBRATE FALL and HALLOWEEN BAINBRIDGE ISLAND STYLE – OCTOBER 2023

CELEBRATE FALL and HALLOWEEN BAINBRIDGE ISLAND STYLE – OCTOBER 2023

As many islanders know, we love our holidays here on Bainbridge, and celebrating Fall and Halloween is no different. There’s a lot going on throughout the month and here at the Island Wanderer Blog, we’ve done our best to compile …

Park District’s Student Conservation Corps Wraps up Another Successful Summer Cleaning Up our Parks!

Park District’s Student Conservation Corps Wraps up Another Successful Summer Cleaning Up our Parks!

Their neon shirts and boundless energy make Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation District’s Student Conservation Corps’ crews hard to miss.

Some 40 teens spent their summer vacations working with the Park District’s Natural Resources team, helping to manage invasive …

The hard working goats were at it again at Blakely Harbor Park!

The hard working goats were at it again at Blakely Harbor Park!

This isn’t their first visit to Blakely Harbor Park, in 2018, a large herd was brought in to clear blackberry and other invasive weeds from areas of the park that are now replanted with thriving native vegetation. However, there’s …

Environmental Conference looks at climate change on “Our Unruly Island Home,” March 25th at Bainbridge High School

Environmental Conference looks at climate change on “Our Unruly Island Home,” March 25th at Bainbridge High School

Keynote speaker is Madeline Ostrander, journalist and author of “At Home on an Unruly Planet” 

Seattle science journalist and author Madeline Ostrander will be the keynote speaker at the 2023 Bainbridge Island Environmental Conference, “Our Island Home on an Unruly …

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

Springbrook Creek Preserve Open House, Saturday, January 29, 2022 – Presented by the Bainbridge Island Land Trust

Like many community events, the Bainbridge Island Land Trust’s annual potluck dinner (a 300-person event) was put on hold. This year the Land Trust is excited to announce a new community event, open to all islanders and Land Trust members …

The Bainbridge Island Land Trust in connection with their Stand for the Land campaign is proud to present their newest acquisition opportunity – Rockaway Bluff Preserve

It was a typical November day; the air was cool and a light drizzle fell as I pulled up to the main gate of the potential Rockaway Bluff Preserve. This future preserve will be the newest and final acquisition by …

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