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A Celebration of Living High

Join Skye Burn, producer of the June & Farrar Project and granddaughter of author June Burn, at the Port Stanley Schoolhouse on June 18th to celebrate the 7th printing of Burn’s Living High: An Unconventional Biography. Living High chronicles the life of June and Farrar Burn who homesteaded on Waldron Island, lived north of the

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Archaeology in the San Juan Islands: Then & Now

Please join us on Saturday, October 22nd, 7:30 pm at the Lopez Center for Community & the Arts Dr. Julie Stein, archaeologist and Director Emeritus of the Burke Museum, will discuss how archaeology has changed over recent decades, since she began working in the San Juans. Dr. Stein has excavated here on Lopez, at San

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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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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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