Deb Johnson Scholarship Recipients: Jack Pokorny, Port Townsend High School Jack will be attending Western Washington University in the fall. He is a committed student who has participated in wrestling, soccer and sailing as well as many other outdoor pursuits while attending high school. “I have big aspirations and strongly desire a college education where I [...]
The Center for Art Exploration is a year-round arts and craft school soon to be located at Fort Worden’s life-long learning campus. We are repurposing Building 306 to create a facility dedicated to making to meet the needs of artists and craftspeople. Our varied curriculum covers a wide range of mediums, from traditional drawing and [...]
Celebrating its fifth year, the 2015 Port Townsend Wearable Art Show features 25 designers and showcases 36 unique pieces during two performances at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, at McCurdy Pavilion at Fort Worden. A live video projection offers audience members an up-close-and-personal look at the art on the runway, making [...]
When asked what 'legacy' means to them, many people think first of family---raising children well, passing wealth on to future generations, educating grandkids. A broader definition includes long-term support for causes we believe in. In the charitable world this is known as 'planned giving.'
In celebration of Jefferson County Community Foundation's (JCCF) 10th anniversary in 2015, the foundation plans to award $10,000 in grants to local nonprofit organizations to support the professional development of their volunteer or professional leaders. Organizations may apply for as much as $2,500 to help an individual enroll in a nonprofit management certification or degree [...]