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Emily will tell of the proposed tax for affordable housing.

Emily Ingram
Oct 18, 2017
 

"An inconvenient truth, part II"

Lois Sherwood
Oct 25, 2017
 
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Our own Mindy Walker will tell us about the efforts of the Lovemore Foundation to bring safety and better lives for rescued children in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Please click on the link to learn more about how Lovemore Foundation "does good in the world".

Mindy Walker
Nov 08, 2017
 

Sarah Grossman, MS PT, has been working as a PT since 1981 in a variety of settings that include hospitals, schools, camps, private clinics and the home. She also was a physical therapist in the Peace Corps in Paraguay (1983-1985), working with disabled children and their families, and since then, has done various trips to Spanish speaking countries to provide short-term therapy services and training.  She has been in Port Townsend since 1999 and currently, works at Jefferson Healthcare and the Chimacum School District. As someone who enjoys the outdoors and sports, she feels it is important to include all children in as many recreational activities as possible. 

JUMP! Jefferson Universal Movement Playground was formed in the Spring of 2016, after the Chimacum School Bond failed, which would have helped create an accessible playground at the Pre-School for a number of non-ambulatory students.  Sarah Grossman, MS PT and Sarah McNulty, OTR/L, therapists in the Chimacum School district asked other professionals and parents of disabled children to come together to help with creating the first accessible and inclusive playground in the County.  Jefferson County Parks & Recreation Director Matt Tyler was supportive of the project and helped us find a suitable location at HJ Carroll County Park.  He also informed us that the County had no funds to build any playgrounds, or adequately maintain the existing playgrounds, so we would need to raise all the funds to build and maintain the playground.  In January of 2017 we found a 501c3 fiscal sponsor with the Mike Beery Memorial Children's Fund (MBMCF) and are working on raising the $220,000 needed to build JUMP!  Please visit www.jumpplayground.org for more info.

Sarah Grossman
Nov 15, 2017 7:00 AM
 

John Polm, the Port Townsend School District Superintendent and Sarah Rubenstein Maritime Discovery Schools Initiative and Communications Director will update us on the Maritime Discovery Schools initiative in the district.  We are in the fourth year of the initiative to embed maritime and place-based learning across the preKindergarten to 12th grade curriculum. We have a short 10-minute video and then a few updates to share about the progress of the initiative, and will share how volunteers can get involved if they wish.  

Sarah Rubenstein & Sarah Rubenstein
Nov 29, 2017
 
Dec 13, 2017
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
 

A tale of a child in a Japanese internment.camp in the United States.

 

Barbara Berthiaume
Dec 20, 2017 7:30 AM
 

A chance to meet our newest members and find out who they are and what they do or did.

New Members
Dec 27, 2017
 

Each of the candidates will give a brief talk about themselves and why the should be the Rhody Royalty.

Rhododendron Candidates
Jan 10, 2018
 

Let's talk about RoB, GWCTD, Golf, etc.

Jayne, Chuck, Rita and Marrianne
Jan 17, 2018
 

What happens to the money earned administering the SATs? Bill and Tim will tell us.

Bill Brown & Tim Caldwell
Jan 24, 2018
 

Our very own Vilma will present a slideshow of her trip to CA with most of District 5020. Also, Tyler Davis' mother will have a report and slideshow of her son's travels.

The Vilma and Tyler Show
Jan 31, 2018
 

CO of Naval Magazine Indian Island will give us an update on what is happening with the Navy's weapons supply depot, just across the water.

Commander Rocky Pulley
Feb 14, 2018
 

Bekka will talk about the services for and the protection given to victims of domestic abuse.

Bekka Bloom
Feb 21, 2018