Calendar - Aug. 19

Kitsap Wine Festival – Aug. 20

The third annual Kitsap Wine Festival is Aug. 20 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Harborside Fountain Park on the waterfront in Bremerton. Tickets are $50 and benefit the Harrison Medical Center Foundation.

Bremerton High orientation – Aug. 30-Sept. 1

Bremerton High School will welcome students Aug. 30 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Aug. 31 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and Sept. 1 from 9 a.m. to noon. Orientations begin in the BHS Commons.

Students will pick up class schedules, check out textbooks, obtain lockers and have school photos taken.

Students can also make purchases for yearbooks, ASB cards, and school photo packets.

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Artist event – Aug. 26

Join Anna Hoey for an artist reception on her show entitled Faces of Feminine on Aug. 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Old Town Custom Framing & Gallery on Lowell Street.  The artist will answer questions about her work and to offer insight into her paintings.

Working from her home art studio in the Belfair area, Hoey produces both fine art and illustrations. She enjoys working in a variety of media, including oil, pastels, watercolor, gouache, colored pencil, graphite, charcoal and inks.

Her subject matter repertoire is diverse as well. In addition, she is as competent working with conceptual subject matter and artistic approaches as she is with realistic approaches.

Hoey’s show will be featured in the gallery  through Sept. 1.

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Aids Walk – Sept. 17

AIDS Walk Kitsap is the Kitsap Aids Foundation’s signature fundraising event, which provides access to support and services for nearly 200 infected individuals, as well as their families, with services such as grocery deliveries and client assistance for urgent needs.

AIDS Walk will take place on Sept. 17, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Louis Mentor Boardwalk in Bremerton.

This event is open to everyone throughout the county and beyond. Mayor Patty Lent will kick off the event.

Form or join a team to raise money and walk. Sign up at Additional info: Kim McKoy, (360) 698-3335 or email:

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