November 27, 2008 · Updated 8:22 PM
HOLIDAY TRADITION: Dance Arts Theatre of Silverdale’s 21st annual production of the “Nutcracker Ballet;” today, Sat., Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m.; Sun., Nov. 30, 2:30 p.m.; Bremerton High School Performing Arts Center; reserved seats $12; general admission $10; senior citizens, students and children 18 and younger $6. Tickets available at the door. Info: (360) 692-4395.
ON STAGE: Olympic High School (OHS) Drama to present the musical, “Godspell;” Dec. 3-6, 7 p.m.; OHS Forum; $9 general tickets; $7 for students with ASB cards.
COME TOGETHER: Peace Lutheran Church presents its Advent Services; Wednesdays, Dec. 3, 10, 17, 6:30 p.m.; 1234 Riddell Road, Bremerton. Info: (360) 377-6253 or www.peacelutherannw.org.
JAZZED FOR THE HOLIDAYS: Jazz Christmas Concert with Mark Lewis on alto sax and flute and Allen Alto on guitar; Thurs., Dec. 4, 6:30-9:30 p.m.; New Delhi Indian Restaurant, 221 Washington Ave., Bremerton. Info: (360)782-2867
FORE!: Land Title Company’s 20th Annual Bellringer Golf Classic benefit; Thurs. Dec. 4, 10 a.m. registration, 11 a.m. shotgun start, door prizes and hors d’oeuvres after golfing; Kitsap Golf and Country Club; $50 per player. Info or registration: Jackie at (360) 698-9432, ext. 0.
NAUGHTY VS. NICE: Kitsap County’s Slaughter County Roller Vixens present their holiday Naughty vs. Nice bout; Fri., Dec. 5, 5:30 p.m. doors open, 6:30 p.m. bout start time; Skateland, 1740 N.E. Fuson Road, Bremerton; tickets at door: $10 general admission; $7 military with ID; $5 children 6-10; free for children 5 and younger. Tickets also available at www.brownpapertickets.com.
PASS THE VINO: Kitsap Wine Society presents “A Cellar Dive,” uncork a gem from your cellar (at least 7 years old) and share with other wine lovers along with a multi-course dinner; Sat., Dec. 6, 7-10 p.m.; Ambrosia Catering, 4954 State Route 303, Bremerton.
LEARN MORE: Three-hour educational seminar for people with mild dementia or the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease; Tues., Dec. 9, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.; Group Health Silverdale, 10452 Silverdale Way N.W.; pre-registration by phone is required as space is limited: Samantha Woodward at (206) 529-3868.
SWEET MUSIC: Bremerton Holiday Concert to feature a performance by Navy Band Northwest’s Wind Ensemble; Thurs., Dec. 11, 7 p.m.; free; Bremerton High School.
TEAM CAPTAINS UNITE: 2009 Bremerton and Central Kitsap Relay For Life Team Captain Meeting; Mon., Dec. 1, 6:30 p.m.; Bremerton Church of the Nazarene, 924 Sheridan Road, East Bremerton. Info: (360) 871-4453 or visit www.events.cancer.org/bremertoncentralkitsap.
STAR GAZERS: Olympic Astronomical Society to feature a talk about the Mars Polar Lander and an introduction to the Winter Constellations with a break for refreshments and discussion; Mon., Dec. 1, 7:30-9:30 p.m.; Olympic College Room Art 103; visitors welcome. Info: (360) 265-5418.
SPECIAL NEEDS PLANNING: National Alliance on Mental Illness Kitsap County to feature attorney Megan Lally who will discuss special needs trusts, planning for those with children on social security, wills, living wills, powers of attorney, elder law and medicaid planning; Thurs., Dec. 4, 7 p.m.; Kitsap Mental Health Services, Haselwood Room, 5455 Almira Drive N.E., Bremerton. Info: (360) 415-5800.
AD/HD SUPPORT: “AD/HD and Meds: What is There? What’s New? What Works for What?” will be presented by Dr. Terry Douglass; Tues., Dec. 9, 7 p.m. to Kitsap CHADD, the local AD/HD (Attention Deficit Disorder) support group; Peninsula Bible Fellowship Church, 1111 N.E. Waaga Way; free. Info: (360) 779-5362 or (360) 697-3922.
NAVY LEAGUE: Bremerton-Olympic Peninsula Navy League to feature guest speaker Bob Nugent, a former assistant naval attaché in Moscow who is currently employed by AMI International and is an expert on Soviet affairs, who will review this summer’s “military adventurism” of Russia invading and occupying the former Soviet state of Georgia and how it’s affecting world stability; Tues., Dec. 9, 11:30 a.m.; Bangor Plaza, Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor; $15; public invited. RSVP: (360) 782-5500 by Dec. 2.