Friday preview: Bainbridge edition


Here’s the Friday preview: Bainbridge edition for Jan. 25. Feel free to give your own event a plug in the comment section below. Above, a pedestrian strolls down Winslow Way where a bevy of new businesses are breeding optimism. (Meegan Reid photo)

0125_BI_01Weather: Sunshine today is expected to give way to rain by tonight. Showers are likely to continue through the weekend and into next week with daytime highs in the low 40s.

Sports: The swim team is in Queen Anne this afternoon. Gymnastics hosts North Kitsap and Kingston at 6 p.m. for a meeting of local rivals. Girls varsity basketball tips off at home against Rainier Beach at 6:15 p.m., followed by the boys at 8 p.m.

See a full Spartans schedule here and follow the Sun’s Prepzone on Facebook for updates.

What’s Happening:

  •  Bloedel Reserve Executive Director Ed Moydell and Horticultural Director Andy Navage will discuss the “Art of Island Gardening” at 1 p.m. Saturday at Bainbridge Public Library. The event is free and open to all ages.
  • Pick up this week’s Islander for more event listings and tell us about your events in the comment section below.

Inside the Islander: The last stand for the historical Fort Ward Barracks?

The week in review:

Coming Up: A lane at BHS has been renamed in honor of MLK, thanks to a student’s perseverance.

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