OPERA SUNDAYS: Norm Hollingshead, popular Seattle opera lecturer, will present a set of programs on the famous tenor, Placido Domingo; Sundays, March 1, 8 and 15, 2:15 p.m.; Kitsap Regional Library, Sylvan Way, Bremerton; free. Info: (360) 377-0973.

FACING CONCERNS: Hospice of Kitsap County to host End-of-Life Care Forum to discuss the greatest concerns terminally ill patients reportedly face during the end of life; Mon., March 2, 3-4:30 p.m.; Sheridan Park Community Center, 680 Lebo Blvd., Bremerton. Info: (360) 698-4611.

SET YOUR PATH: Real Estate Investors (REI) of Kitsap presents “Creating Your Own Destiny” featuring best-selling author Patrick Snow; Thurs., March 5, 6:30 p.m.; Poulsbo Library, 700 NE Lincoln Road; free for REI Kitsap members, $10 for non-members (cash or check only). Info: or (206) 780-8039.

YWCA HISTORY: Kitsap County Historical Society Museum to host its First Friday program with speaker Linda Joyce, executive director of the YWCA of Kitsap County, who will discuss the organization’s history; Fri., March 6, 6 p.m.; with free admission 5-8 p.m.; 280 Fourth St.

RN KNOWLEDGE: Learning in the Olympics Nursing Symposium for registered nurses and advanced practice registered nurses (7.5 contact-hour credits); Sat., March 7, Kitsap Conference Center at Bremerton Harborside, 110 Washington Ave., Bremerton; $90 in advance or $110 at the door. Info and registration: (360) 616-0900.

MEET THE AUTHOR: Richard LeMieux, of Bremerton, will be signing his book “Breakfast at Sally’s;” Sat., March 7, 1 p.m.; Bethel Avenue Book Company, 1037 Bethel Ave., Port Orchard. Info: (360) 876-7500.

NEW OC PROGRAM: Informational session on Olympic College’s new Manufacturing Technology Program at West Sound Technical Skills Center which will begin in the spring; Thurs., March 12, 6-7 p.m.; OC Bremerton, Shop 116. Info: Chris Gallagher at (360) 475-7676 or (360) 473-0580.


STAR GAZERS: Olympic Astronomical Society to feature presentations on radio astronomy and astronomical objects to view throughout the month; Mon., March 2, 7:30-9:30 p.m.; Olympic College Bremerton Art Room 103; visitors welcome. Info: (360) 265-5418.

NAVY LEAGUE: Bremerton-Olympic Peninsula Navy League to feature guest speaker Retired Navy Capt. Will Lent who will provide a photographic tour of the historic battleship USS Missouri (BB-63); Tues., March 10, 11:30 a.m.; Keyport Naval Undersea Museum, 610 Dowell St., Keyport; $15; public invited. RSVP: (360) 782-5500 by March 5.


The American Red Cross has a number of upcoming classes offered at the West Sound Service Center, 811 Pacific Ave., in Bremerton. To register, call (360) 377-3761 or visit the Web site at

Adult CPR — Tues., March 10; and Tues. March 24; 5:30 p.m.– 9:30 p.m.; $36.

Adult CPR with First Aid — Wed., March 4, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Wed., March 18, 1-8 p.m.; $55.

CPR Infant and Child Only — Sat., March 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

CPR and First Aid Review — Fri., March 20, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; $38.

Adult, Infant and Child CPR and First Aid — Sat., March 7, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Bainbridge Island Fire Department; Sun., March 15, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. (Bremerton); $70.

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