Bainbridge Islander preview


Here’s the Bainbridge Islander preview for May 3. Feel free to give your events a plug in the comment section below.


STREAM OF KNOWLEDGE | Sakai Intermediate School students join cleanup of Murden Cove watershed.

ROUNDABOUT FOR 305? | The state says replacing a signal with a roundabout at Highway 305 and Suquamish Way would improve traffic.

LOCAL SCOUTS  WEIGH IN | Local Boy Scouts respond to the national organization’s proposal to lift its ban on gay members.

‘A CHORUS LINE’ | The demanding musical comes to Bainbridge Performing Arts.

COMING UP: Community discussion begins on a possible school closure.


Island View:

The park district and Land Trust celebrated the opening of the Hilltop park and trail on Wednesday.

Weather: This forecast looks too good to be true. The National Weather Service predicts sunshine and highs in the 70s for Friday through the weekend.

Sports: Spartans softball hosts Lakeside today at 4 p.m. Baseball opens league tournament play Monday against West Seattle. The defending 3A state champion soccer team earned a rest until May 8, after clobbering Lakeside.

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

Weekend Happenings:

  • A vocal showcase is on tap for the First Sundays Concert for May. Waterfront Park Community Center welcomes mezzo-soprano Cheryse McLeod Lewis, soprano Jacqueline Quirk, and tenor Eric Neuville. The show starts at 4 p.m.

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