Arts and Culture

All-Island Community Band
All-Island Community Band
1936 Pinecrest Avenue
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Joan-Marie Gerth, President
Email: allislandband@gmail.com
Volunteer org presenting free musical concerts, in support of other non-profits, & in retirement facilities. We also mentor junior musicians.

Ballet Slipper Conservatory of Oak Harbor
Category: Arts and Culture
Ballet Slipper Conservatory of Oak Harbor
2179 West Beach
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Contact: Diane Geragotelis
Email: balletslipper@comcast.net
The mission of The Ballet Slipper Conservatory of Oak Harbor (TBSC) is to promote the performing arts through classical ballet.

Calyx Community Arts School
Calyx Community Arts School
PO Box 1366
Freeland, WA 98249
Email: calyxcommunityartsschool@gmail.com
Calyx School is the 347-acre classroom at South Whidbey State Park (SWSP) on Whidbey Island, Washington.

Concerts on the Cove
Category: Arts and Culture
Concerts on the Cove
26 Fawn Run Pl
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Dave Binder, President
Email: brix2@netzero.net
Our mission is to enrich the life of the community through performing arts.

Coupeville Festival Association
Coupeville Festival Association
PO Box 611
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Mike Dessert, Board President
Email: info@coupevillefestival.com
Presents annual Coupeville Arts & Crafts Festival started in 1964. All proceeds invested back into the community with emphasis on local arts & crafts.

Friends of the Langley Library
Friends of the Langley Library
PO Box 365
Langley, WA 98260
Email: friendslanglib@whidbey.com
Formed in the 1920s, Friends of the Langley Library raises awareness for the Langley Library and raises funds for its events and furnishings.

Hedgebrook
Category: Arts and Culture
Hedgebrook
PO Box 1231
Freeland, WA 98249
Contact: Vito Zingarelli, Program Director
Email: hedgebrook@hedgebrook.org
Hedgebrook's mission is to support visionary women writers whose stories and ideas shape our culture now and for generations to come.

Island Shakespeare Festival
Category: Arts and Culture
Island Shakespeare Festival
PO Box 1262
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: Michelle Durr, Managing Director
Email: managing.director@islandshakespearefest.org
ISF draws upon the timeless exploration of humanity in classic theatre to tell clear, resonant stories accessible to all, with humility & gratitude.

Northwest Language and Cultural Center
Northwest Language and Cultural Center
1804 Scott Road
Suite #104
Freeland, WA 98249
Contact: Josette Hendrix, Executive Director
Email: josette.hendrix@nwlacc.org
Nurturing intercultural understanding through education, events, residential programs, and connecting to the rest of the world.

Oak Harbor Music Festival
Oak Harbor Music Festival
PO Box 987
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Contact: Cynthia Mason, President
Email: info@oakharborfestival.com
The Oak Harbor Music Festival is held Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of Labor Day weekend in historic downtown Oak Harbor.

OutCast Productions
OutCast Productions
PO Box 1315
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: Ned Farley, Co-Founder & Artistic Director
Email: ocp@whidbey.com
A theatre company that focuses on producing "theatre with a social conscience," our productions encourage critical thinking about social issues.

Pacific Northwest Art School
Category: Arts and Culture
Pacific Northwest Art School
15 NW Birch Street
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Lisa Bernhardt, Executive Director
Email: info@pacificnorthwestartschool.org
Offering exceptional visual arts education, free events, and activities to our community and beyond.

Partners for Youth Empowerment
Partners for Youth Empowerment
PO 1481
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: Helena Henninghausen, US Director
Email: helena@partnersforyouth.org
Dedicated to unleash the creative potential of youth through preparing adults to lead transformational programs. Partners with Whidbey Institute.

Penn Cove Water Festival Association
Penn Cove Water Festival Association
PO Box 393
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Vicky Reyes, President
Email: penncovewaterfestival@gmail.com
Organizes cultural festival celebrating Coupeville's Native American history and historic waterfront.

Price Sculpture Forest
Price Sculpture Forest
PO Box 1058
Freeland, WA 98249
Contact: Scott Price, Manager
Email: scott@sculptureforest.org
Provide the local community and island visitors with a healthy, relaxing, educational, and fun experience that integrates nature with art.

Quilters on the Rock
Category: Arts and Culture
Quilters on the Rock
PO Box 1152
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Connie Dunddridge
We are a not for profit quilt guild dedicated to providing our members learning opportunities and supporting our community through donated quilts.

Saratoga Orchestra of Whidbey Island
Saratoga Orchestra of Whidbey Island
PO Box 1524
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: Anna Edwards, Music Director
Email: orchestra@whidbey.com
Saratoga Orchestra is a professional music ensemble committed to entertaining, educating, and enriching the Whidbey community through music and events

Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation
Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation
7312 35th Ave NE
Marysville, WA 98271
Contact: Paul Pitkin, Foundation Executive Director
Email: ppitkin@sno-isle.org
The Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation expands the capacity of the Library District to serve more people.

Soroptimist International of Coupeville
Soroptimist International of Coupeville
PO Box 573
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Rita Bartell Drum, President
Email: sicoupeville@soroptimist.net
Advocacy, mentoring and assistance to facilitate the Best for Women and Girls!

South Whidbey High School Performing Arts Boosters
South Whidbey High School Performing Arts Boosters
PO Box 743
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: Kate McVay, President
Email: kate@whidbey.com
Fundraising support for the high school and middle school performing arts programming on South Whidbey.

The Giraffe Heroes Project
The Giraffe Heroes Project
PO Box 759
197 Second Street
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: John Graham, Director
Email: graham@giraffe.org
The GHP moves people to "stick their necks out" for the common good, and gives them tools to succeed. Our stories of heroes inspire others to act.

Trudy Sundberg Lecture Series on Whidbey Island (hosted by Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation)
Trudy Sundberg Lecture Series on Whidbey Island (hosted by Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation)
1000 SE Regatta Drive
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Contact: Marshall Goldberg
Email: mfgold@comcast.net
A programming initiative for adults and teens on Whidbey, promoting lifelong learning, and covering issues of current local or global interest.

Whidbey Allied Artists
Category: Arts and Culture
Whidbey Allied Artists
507 NE 4th Street
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Carole Dawes, President
We are a membership of diverse talents, interests and experience and define ourselves as a “floating” gallery. We work to bring art to the community.

Whidbey Children's Theatre
Whidbey Children's Theatre
PO Box 1493
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: Ann Johnson, Executive Director
Email: ann@wctmagic.org
Arts education program designed to engage ages 4-19 in acts of creativity, compassion, problem solving, empathy & inclusion using theatre.

Whidbey Community Chorus
Category: Arts and Culture
Whidbey Community Chorus
1050 SE Ireland Street
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Contact: Darren McCoy, Director
Email: info@whidbeycommunitychorus.org
The WCC is committed to sharing the joy of singing with all those who wish to hear.

Whidbey Community Foundation
Whidbey Community Foundation
PO Box 1135
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Nancy Conard
Email: info@whidbeyfoundation.org
To improve the quality of life on Whidbey by providing support for the nonprofit sector, and assisting donors to build and preserve enduring assets.

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts (WICA)
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts (WICA)
565 Camano Avenue
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: Verna Everitt, Executive Director
Email: info@wicaonline.org
WICA engages the mind and quickens the heart by producing scintillating art, entertainment, and education for our community and beyond.

Whidbey Island Dance Theatre
Category: Arts and Culture
Whidbey Island Dance Theatre
PO Box 906
Langley, WA 98260
Contact: Charlene Brown, Founder and Artistic Director
Email: info@widtonline.org
WID promotes dance as a significant cultural resource for Whidbey Island and the surrounding communities, and provides pre-professional experience.

Whidbey Island Genealogical Searchers
Whidbey Island Genealogical Searchers
PO Box 627
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Contact: Jackie Vannice
Email: whidbeygensearchers@gmail.com
Support appropriate documentation in preservation of historical records needed for genealogical research.

Whidbey Island Orchestras
Category: Arts and Culture
Whidbey Island Orchestras
PO Box 1451
Freeland, WA 98249
Contact: Arne Bergstrom, Board President
Email: membership@whidbeyorchestras.org
The mission of the Whidbey Island Orchestra is to foster a positive musical experience for its musician members and for our local community.

Whidbey Playhouse Association
Category: Arts and Culture
Whidbey Playhouse Association
730 SE Midway Blvd.
Oak Harbor, WA 98277
Contact: Janis Powell, Playhouse Manager
Email: office@whidbeyplayhouse.com
An amateur community theatre that is volunteer supported and dedicated to providing quality theatrical experiences to people of all ages.

Whidbey Weavers Guild
Whidbey Weavers Guild
PO Box 795
Coupeville, WA 98239
Email: whidbeyweaversguild@outlook.com
Promotion & education in the area of fiber arts including weaving, spinning, dyeing, basketry, surface design, etc. Maintains a fiber arts library.

Women's Story Project
Women's Story Project
PO Box 670
Coupeville, WA 98239
Contact: Kathleen Jo Ryan
Email: kjr@kjryan.com
Women's Story Project promotes educational resources for women's personal narratives and collective stories.