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Anderson Island 2011 Holiday Bazaar November 25th and 26th.

Anderson Island Community Club Annual Holiday Bazaar       November 25th and 26th 2011 from 9am to 4pm Food, Fun, and Shopping. Photos with Santa from 11am to 2pm Bring the kids! Snack bar open from 10:30 to 2:00 What a great opportunity to get out an see Anderson Island and do some holidayContinue Reading

We’ve Lost our Weather Updates.

Hello Fellow Anderson Island enthusiasts. The plug in we were using to provide the weather updates has been terminated by Weather dot Com. We are looking to find a new weather plug in and hope to have this situation fixed quickly. Thanks for stopping by and visiting the site. We have some new Fall andContinue Reading

Pierce County Council Debating Raising Cost of Ferry Service to Anderson Island

The Pierce County Council is considering as part of the 2012 budget for Pierce County raising the cost of a ferry trip to Ketron and Anderson Islands. Currently off peak ferry fares for a car and driver are $15.80 the budget proposal would raise the fare to $16.80 Peak rates are currently $19.00 for aContinue Reading

Low Tides This Weekend Might Hamper Ferry Travelers to Anderson Island

Due to the lowest tide for the remainder of 2011 travelers to Anderson Island might face some challenges with the ferry system.  Pierce County is placing load restrictions on vehicles for the remainder of the weekend through Tuesday July 5th. If you are thinking of taking a large vehicle to either Anderson or Ketron IslandContinue Reading

Back to School September 2nd. 2010 Anderson Island Elementary

Sorry kids school at Anderson Island Elementary starts on September 2nd. 2010.  Here is a link to the schools webpage. I am sure you have had a fantastic summer enjoying the lakes on the island and playing and exploring the beautiful place you call home. Now it is time to go back to school andContinue Reading

Anderson Island Summer Concert; The Tacoma Concert Band August 14th. 2010

The annual summer concert with the Tacoma Concert Band is scheduled for August 14th. 2010 at 6pm. This event is dependent on the weather so everyone hope for sunny skies! The Tacoma Concert Band is the Northwest’s premier symphonic band. This will be a great opportunity to enjoy Anderson Island and to hear some wonderfulContinue Reading

Recent Article About Anderson Island

I was reading the Tacoma News Tribune (online of course) and I found a link to an article on Anderson Island that I am going to share here. In Your Neighborhood: Puget Sound Island Life is Good for You! Nice little article on the joys of living on Anderson Island. I hope you will allContinue Reading

Anderson Island Photo Shoot Today

Just a spur of the moment idea. I have to go to the island to day for business reasons and I think I will take a camera along and take some photos. Hopefully the weather on Anderson Island today will be nice and sunny. Looking forward to sharing a few photos later today of theContinue Reading

Vacation Getaway on Anderson Island? Where Will You Stay?

One of the beautiful things about Anderson Island is that it is such a quiet and tranquil place. If you are considering getting away for a day or a weekend then you will need to consider lodging on the island. Anderson Island does not have a hotel so you cannot simply call and make reservationsContinue Reading

Anderson Island Memorial Day Weekend is Farm Day at The Johnson Farm

Memorial Day on Anderson Island. There will be things to do and one of the events will the the Anderson Island Historical Societies Farm Day. Held on Saturday the Johnson Farm will have a plant sale, the gardens will be open and many other activities. Make sure if you’re on the island that you stopContinue Reading

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