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Masks and social distancing may be required at live events.

Live Ongoing

A SPRING THEME: Through June 27: Matzke Fine Art Gallery & Sculpture Park, 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island, presents 16 artists in the gallery and 45 artists in the sculpture park. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: matzkefineart.com 

BEACH 1 GALLERY: Through June: The encaustic and acrylic paintings of Samantha Pierce and Song Rothwell are featured daily during clubhouse hours. Camano Country Clubhouse, 1243 Beach Drive, Camano Island. Information: camanocountryclub.com/beach-1-gallery

HANDCRAFTED FURNITURE: Through June: Cassera Gallery South presents Outside the Box Handcrafted Furniture by Stuart Welch. Hours by appointment. 26915 102nd Drive NW, Suite 102/103, Stanwood. 310-691-9391

CAMANO FARMERS MARKET: 3-6 p.m. Tuesdays through September: Camano Farmers Market inside Camano Commons, 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Island. Information: [email protected]

BOARD GAME NIGHT: 5:30-10 p.m. Wednesdays: Journey’s End Café, 1992 S. Elger Bay Road, Camano Island. 

LOCO BILLY’S WILD MOON SALOON: 7-11 p.m. Thursday: Loco Billy’s, 27021 102 Ave. NW, Stanwood hosts a free open mike/jam Thursday nights featuring Richard Williams and Chris Eger. Information: locobillys.com

STANWOOD FARMERS MARKET: 2-6 p.m. Fridays through Oct. 8: Stanwood Farmers Market behind the Stanwood Police Station, 8727 271st St. NW, Stanwood. Information: stanwoodfarmersmarket.org 

FORD GIESBRECHT AT TAPPED: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday: An eclectic mix of Brazilian classical, American and Latin jazz standards, old rock and original music at Tapped, 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Island.

Live Upcoming

COMMUNITY SHRED: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, June 23: Rotary Club of Stanwood-Camano hosts a document shredding event at WAFD Insurance & Bank, 9025 2711st St. NW, Stanwood. Donations help fund local scholarships and grants. Pure Smoke BBQ will be onsite.

RESOURCE CENTER SUMMER KICKOFF: 3-6 p.m. Wednesday, June 23: Drop in at the Community Resource Center of Stanwood Camano, 9612 271st St. NW, Stanwood for hot dogs and games. This free event is open to all. Information: [email protected]

TRAIL BEGINS: 2:30 p.m. Friday, June 25: Ribbon-cutting for Port Susan Trail will be held near the corner of 88th Avenue NW and Highway 532. The city celebrates the first step in a 5-mile looped trail network planned to roll out in five stages. 

CAMANO ISLAND STUDIO TOUR: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, June 25-Sunday, June 27: Camano Island Studio Tour. Browse more than 30 artists at 16 studios and four galleries representing diverse mediums, from ceramics and glass to paintings, photography and sculpture. Information: camanostudiotour.com

ART AND WINE: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Friday, June 25-Sunday, June 27: Camano Island Summer Solstice Art and Wine Festival at the Camano Commons at Terry’s Corner on Camano Island. Information: artsfestivals.org

LADIES AID LUNCH: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, June 25-Saturday, June 26: Utsalady Ladies Aid Studio Tour Lunch, 78 Utsalady Road, Camano Island. Turkey sandwich, soup, cookie and beverage available to-go or dine outdoor. Information: utsaldyladiesaid.org

CRABBING TALK: 10-11 a.m. Saturday, June 26: Learn crabbing techniques and cooking methods as well as information about licensing and season at Cama Beach State Park, 1880 West Camano Drive, Camano Island.

AMATEUR RADIO FIELD DAY: 11 am. Saturday, June 26: Stanwood Camano Amateur Radio Club Field Day: County Park, 141 NE Camano Drive, Camano Island. Learn about amateur radio and how to get a license. Information: scarcwa.org

STANWOOD SUMMER CONCERT SERIES: 2-4 p.m. Saturday, June 26: The Stanwood Summer Concerts series presents the Davanos in east Stanwood.

BIG BUBBLES AT THE BEACH: 11 a.m.-noon, Sunday, June 27: Bring your family and learn how to make giant bubbles at Cama Beach State Park, 1880 West Camano Drive, Camano Island. Sponsored by the Cama Beach Foundation.

BINGO IS BACK: 5 p.m. Saturday, July 10: American Legion Camano Post 207 will show off building renovations and offer free grilled hot dogs to the public. Bingo starts at 6 p.m.

Online offerings

SNO-ISLE LIBRARIES ONLINE PROGRAMS: Join online programs offered by Sno-Isle Libraries, including storytimes for children, classes for adults and family trivia events.Information: sno-isle.org

  • 9 a.m. Wednesday, June 23, Toddler Storytime
  • 10 a.m. Thursday, June 24, Family Storytime
  • 11 a.m. Friday, June 25, Open Book-The Underground Girls of Kabul
  • 11 a.m. Sunday, June 27, Chat and Craft

CRABBING WORKSHOP: 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 30: Northwest Straits Foundation and the state Department of Fish and Wildlife present a free online workshop on crabbing in the Puget Sound. Register: tinyurl.com/t3ndynwu

FIREARMS TRAINING: The Camano Law Enforcement Support Foundation, in conjunction with the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office, is offering an ongoing free online firearms safety class. The class is for first-time firearms owners or those thinking about purchasing a firearm. Information: Email: [email protected]


SUMMER ARTS JAM: Due to concern around COVID-19, this year’s Stanwood Summer Arts Jam has been canceled. It was to take place July 9-11 in east downtown Stanwood. Information: artsfestivals.org

ST. AIDAN’S SUMMER FESTIVAL: Due to concern around COVID-19, this year’s Summer Festival at St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church on Camano Island has been canceled.

Nonprofit agencies and organizations can post events directly to the 360 Calendar at My360NW.com or email to [email protected] to be published in 360 Calendar each Tuesday. 360-629-2155.