July Things To DO


JULY has an Artist Reception, Festivals, Old Timers Picnic & Fun at the Library

Sultan Shindig July 8-10


Celebrate Logging History… Savor the Carnival Experience… Explore the Food & Craft Booths… Car & Motorcycle Shows… Live Entertainment… & MORE!

Look for the Sky Valley Arts Council Booth at the Shindig – Learn more about August Work Party at the Startup Event Center!

Look here for Shindig details

Gold Dust Days July 22-24

Civil War Encampment… Pre 1985 Hot Rod Car Show… Local Food & Crafts… & MORE!

Look here for Gold Dust Days details

Sunday July 10th Artist Reception

On Sunday, July 10 from 11:00-1:00, Seattle artist Terrell Lozada will be at Ellie & Clarence to talk about her walnut ink drawings, interior design and tiles and her current favorite medium of Maiolica. You will want to visit with her as she is completely charming, talented and funny!  Ellie & Clarence is a gift shop located 308 5th Street Index WA 98256 [on the gravel street tucked behind the Bush House]

Saturday July 16 – Old Timers Picnic, Sky Ballpark

10am – Dusk, Skykomish Ballpark, Hwy. 2 and City Ball Park Dr., Skykomish, WA 98288. Join all the old timers young and old for the annual picnic, raffle, kids’ games, and ‘Old Timers’ recognition. Class reunions for ’56, ’66, ’76, ’86, ’96, ’06. Food will be available for purchase at the park. Camping will be permitted for those attending the Old Timers Picnic.   BONUS…. July Skykomish Open Air Market is the same day in Depot Park from 11:00 to 3:00 

At The Library This JULY:  319 Main Street, Sultan WA

I SPY: Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to come and test your espionage skills, decode secret documents and learn about the thrilling and dangerous lives of spies throughout history. Incognito attire is welcome. Thursday, July 7 at 10 am

A SPOONFUL OF STORIES: Discover little-known facts about a fascinating eating utensil while playing spoontastic games and creating your own spoon story character. Develops creativity, storytelling skills and social interaction. Funded by Friends of the Sultan Library. Monday, July 11 at 11 am

NAIL ART FOR TEENS!: Get creative! Drop-in to the library to learn basic nail art. We will supply the nail polish and basic nail art kits, but you are more than welcome to bring your favorite nail polish to share. Tuesday, July 12 from 2 – 3:30 pm

TWEEN GAMING: Drop in for some video games on our Wii. Challenge your friends to Mario Kart, Wii Sports, Super Smash Bros and more. We’ve got board and card games too. Mondays, July 18 from 2 – 3:30 pm

GIVE A HOOT ABOUT OWLS!: Owls are intriguing birds of prey. Join us to learn about facts and myths about these interesting predators. Dissect your very own owl pellet. Thursday, July 21 at 10 am


Ongoing Activities:

Gold Bar Farmers Market Sundays at the Gazabo on Hwy 2