Remembering Jo Martin
Jo... spent well over 30 years, combined, as an Elementary Educator both in Wisconsin and Washington...She met and married the love of her life Charles L. Martin in Seattle on March 26, 1982. They celebrated 34 years of marriage...An informal memorial service will be held Saturday, August 27, 2 - 4 pm at Jo's home at 5068 Totem Trail Guemes Island. All are welcome. [Read more]


Remembering Jane Read
Bill and Jane loved the Northwest and vowed to stay here after the war ended. To insure they would have a place to live after the war, they purchased 10 acres and a small home on Guemes Island, sight unseen, in 1945...A memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Sunday, September 25, at the Guemes Island Community Center. [Read more]


Ferry Fueling Schedule


2016 Deer Hunting Season, Guemes Island


Complete Burn Ban In Effect
Due to the hot weather conditions ahead and low fuel moisture levels...the Skagit County Fire Marshal’s Office ...[bans] outdoor burning, including campfires...Enclosed barbeque and propane fire pits are allowed in improved areas and on non-combustible surfaces which are a minimum of ten feet from vegetation or combustible materials. The use of a charcoal barbeque is allowed only on private property. Fire pits or similar enclosures with a metal grate are NOT considered barbeques. [Read more]


Saturday, August 27, 8 pm, Community Center. Bingo Therapy is returning to rock the hall. Self-described as "a band for sensitive Biker Gangs", this group proved to us last year that they know how to show Guemes a good time. $10 suggested ticket donation goes to the Schoolhouse Stage Project.


Brush Fire On Guemes Island
"on the hillside above Cooks Cove...Eight members of the Guemes Island Fire Department Wildland Fire team worked six hours extinguishing the hillside fire...several tree trunks were actively burning..."  [Read more]


Guemes Island Property Sales  LAST SALE: 8.8.16

From Our Island Organizations

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Monday, September 12, 2016
6:30 PM
Monday, September 12, 2016
7:00 PM
Monday, October 3, 2016
6:30 PM

At The Community Center

Saturday, September 3, 2016
9:00 AM