What to do with your tree? Recycle it!



Support your local Boy Scout Troop 1564 by letting us recycle your Christmas Tree for a donation. Each year we provide this service to the community as our only fundraising event by our troop.

One day a year we collect trees from all Bainbridge Island addresses that have made a reservation. Take off the ornaments, stand, and lights from your tree after the holidays and put the tree to the curb for recycling. Scouts will pick up your tree between 8am and 4pm and recycle it into mulch. We cannot take wreaths, flocked trees, or artificial trees.

Tree recycling is both a community service and a fundraising event for our troop. We suggest a donation of $15 for the pickup service.

Click here to register your address today!

Bingo Fundraiser at Arms Around Bainbridge

AABJoin Arms Around Bainbridge on Saturday, January 16th from 5:30pm t0 9:30pm at Grace Episcopal Church for an authentic Mexican dinner that features Jicama, Orange, Cucumber, Cabbage, Avocado and Romaine Salad with Smokey Piloncillo-Citrus Vinaigrette, Rice Salad with Grilled Poblano, Green Beans, Borracha Salsa, Cotija, Annatto Roast Pork and Hominy in Banana Leaves, Black Bean and Sweet Potato Red Mole with Oaxacan Crema, and a hosted bar with local beers & wines.

Of course, bingo will also be a major part of the evening’s festivities.

Buy individual tickets now for $50 each, or sponsor a 10-seat table for $500!

If you have been invited to be part of a specific table, please buy your ticket under the table captain’s name. If you are attending without a table captain, please buy your ticket under “Individual tickets.”

Grace Episcopal Church is located at 8595 NE Day Road here on Bainbridge.


Wild for Wine: Benefit for the West Sound Wildlife Shelter

West Sound Wildlife's Wild for Wine

Support the West Sound Wildlife Shelter and enjoy delightful cuisine for a great cause. For $95, treat yourself to six surprise wine and chocolate pairings and a three course dinner brimming with local favorites like pan-seared salmon and tuna poke. While dining, peruse a silent auction and bet your winnings from event host Clearwater Casino on your favorite items!

Don’t miss the 2nd annual Wild For Wine, a food, wine and chocolate tasting event to benefit the
West Sound Wildlife Shelter!

Join the West Sound Wildlife Shelter at the beautiful Clearwater Resort in Suquamish and taste new wines in rustic yet
elegant surroundings while watching wildlife on the shores of Agate Passage.


1st Course
Basil Pesto Hummus served with Grilled Bread and Pita Chips (V)
Ahi Tuna Poke served on Sesame Crisp and edible flowers (GF/DF)

Wine: Open Road Pinot Gris

2nd Course
Grilled Lamb Loin Chop (marinated in balsamic, red wine and Rosemary and grilled to medium rare)
and Roasted Local Fingerling Potatoes, with Madeira sauce (GF, DF)
Butternut Squash Ravioli sauteed in Brown Butter and tossed in a Sage Cream Sauce,
and Crispy Sage (Vegetarian)

Wine: Natches Heights Two Dancers (Red Blend)

3rd Course
Pan-seared King Salmon (DF) with Smoked Tomato Jam and Spiced Pumpkin Puree (GF)
Wild Mushroom Quinoa Ragout (V)

Wine: Open Road Malbec

6 Pieces of Chocolate hand-crafted by ChocMo
Wines: It’s a Surprise!

(V) – Vegetarian | (GF) – Gluten Free | (DF) – Dairy Free

Bainbridge In Bloom

Bainbridge in Bloom

Bainbridge in Bloom Artwork by Sandy Haight: http://www.sandyhaightfineart.com

Support the Arts at the 27th Annual Bainbridge in Bloom Garden Tour

Friday, July 10 / Saturday, July 11, 2015
9am – 5pm

Tickets available now. Day-of-event tickets will be for sale at the Bloom Hub, Filipino American Hall, 7566 High School Rd NE, Bainbridge Island

Art by Sandy Haight, sandyhaightfineart.com

Many visitors come to the Bloom for an insider’s view of six exquisite private gardens on Bainbridge Island. Some come for inspiration and others for the live music throughout the tour. Many hardy enthusiasts even ride their bikes around the circuit rather than drive to each garden. Don’t want to drive yourself? Transportation options are available through Kitsap Transit BI Ride. For more information on this option, visit their website or call 1-844-4BI-RIDE.

No matter how and why people experience the Bloom, every Bloom ticket holder contributes to the arts on Bainbridge Island. Proceeds from the garden tour support the programs and services of Arts & Humanities Bainbridge for students and teachers, both aspiring and professional artists, and more than 20 non-profit organizations on Bainbridge Island. Support the arts. Attend the Bloom!

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