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2022 Fiber Fest this Saturday, July 23rd, at the museum!

We’re keeping up the Lopez tradition of passing on fiber skills, in honor of our show with Island Fibers at Chimera Gallery this month. (Go check it out if you haven’t yet!) Join us at the museum for hands-on activities – spinning, weaving, finger knitting, felting, cordage, and more. Geared toward kids, but all are

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The Salish Sea in 1792

Please join us Saturday, June 25th at 7:30 pm at Woodmen Hall for a special guest lecture by historian Dr. John Lutz of the University of Victoria. Suggested donation $10. The Salish Sea was a busy place in 1792, according to Dr. Lutz. Two Spanish galleons, under the command of Dionisio Galiano, as well as

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Landscape photograph with grass, trees, hills, and water in background
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Come walk with us!

Linda Vorobik, botanist and illustrator, is hosting a wildflower walk to benefit the museum on May 7th, 2-4 p.m., at Iceberg Point. The spring wildflowers of the Coastal Prairie should be in full glory, and no one knows them better than Linda! Please RSVP to history@lopezmuseum.org to reserve your spot, as space is limited. $20

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GiveLopez 2022 is here!

Help us protect the gold under the rainbow! This year, our spring goal for the museum is to install two beautiful new doors that will be more inviting, secure, and weather tight. We want folks to know that, YES! We do have exhibits inside! We’ve heard all of you who have mentioned that our current

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Cover of the book Homewaters by David B. Williams
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Event Update – Homewaters: A Talk with Author David B. Williams

Update: Please join us on September 19th at 3 p.m. at the outdoor pavilion at LCCA for a special event with authors David B. Williams and Iris Graville. Iris will interview David about his new book, Homewaters: A Human and Natural History of Puget Sound. Expect an engaging conversation between two beloved Northwest writers, as they discuss

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CANCELED: Community Picnic, September 12, 12-3 p.m.

Hey folks. Due to the recent increase in cases of the Delta variant of COVID, the board has elected to cancel our Community Picnic on September 12th. Thanks for your understanding, and here’s hoping that next summer we will be able to gather again more freely.

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Botanical Walk & Sketch with Linda Vorobik

We are pleased as punch that the wildly talented and delightful Linda Ann Vorobik is teaching a Botanical Walk & Sketch class for the museum on Sunday, August 22. Deepen your experience of the visually stunning Fisherman Bay Spit Preserve with a master botanist, illustrator, and instructor. We’ll soak in some of Linda’s vast knowledge

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Cover of the book Homewaters by David B. Williams
Events

Homewaters: A Talk with Author David B. Williams

Update: Please join us on September 19th at 3 p.m. at the outdoor pavilion at LCCA for a special event with authors David B. Williams and Iris Graville. Iris will interview David about his new book, Homewaters: A Human and Natural History of Puget Sound. Expect an engaging conversation between two beloved Northwest writers, as they discuss

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