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Samish Shore Lines Newsletter

The Shore Lines is the monthly newsletter of the Samish Island Community Center. Editors are Charlene Day and Linda Larson, who share editing every other month.

As the Shore Lines is published online on the first day of the month, all articles and announcements for the Shore Lines must be submitted in writing during the last week of the month. You may submit via email to or send a hard copy to Samish Shore Lines, P.O. Box 268, Bow, WA 98232. You may also call Charlene 630-5654, or Linda, 766-6600.

Newsletter Delivery

Beginning in July 2016, the Shore Lines has become electronic only - it is posted on the web page, and through three e-groups (Samish Neighbors, Samish Info, Next Door Samish Island). You will need the free app Acrobat Reader to read the Shore Lines.

We no longer deliver the printed Shore Lines to newspaper boxes. You may....


Samish Shore Lines: Current and Back Issues

2017-2018 Issues

Jan 2017 &
dues & survey form
Feb 2017 Mar 2017 Apr 2017 May 2017 June 2017
July 2017, Art Fest poster Aug 2017 Sept 2017 Oct 2017 Nov 2017 Dec 2017
Jan 2018 Feb 2018 Mar 2018 Apr 2018 May 2018 June 2018
July 2018 Aug 2018 Sept 2018 Oct 2018 Nov 2018 Dec 2018

2015-2016 Issues

Jan 2015 Feb 2015 Mar 2015 Apr 2015 May 2015

June 2015

July 2015 Aug 2015 Sept 2015 Oct 2015 Nov 2015

Dec 2015

Jan 2016 Feb 2016 Mar 2016 Apr 2016 May 2016 June 2016
July 2016 Aug 2016 Sept 2016 Oct 2016 Nov 2016 Dec 2016

Archived issues, 2003-2014 (compressed .zip files)

2003-2004 2005-2006 2007-2008 2009-2010 2011-2012
2013-2014 2015-2016      
Right-click on the link to save to your computer. Once saved, click to unzip files.


Samish Shore Lines: Ads Policy

The Shore Lines prints ads submitted by Samish Island residents who contribute their annual SICC membership dues. Ads for off-island services cannot be accepted. Service providers: please advise Shore Lines in January if you wish to renew an ad for the current year, on the "every other month" basis.

Samish Shore Lines: Newsletter /Web Page History

1977 -- Original name was "Island Chit Chat". Jacquie Stegner, editor.
1981 -- Megan Nordlund, editor.
1984 -- Publication name change to "The Samish Shore Lines."
1985 -- Susanne Blau, editor.
1990 -- Megan Nordlund, editor.
1993 -- Kathleen Packard, Caroline Baldie, editors.
1997 -- Kathleen Packard, editor.
2002 -- Eileen Andersen created island web page & email groups, for communicating.
2003 -- The Samish Shore Lines began its "online edition," in addition to paper copy.
2009 -- Kathleen Packard, Nancy Liggett, editors.
2011 -- Charlene Day, Nancy Liggett, editors.
2016 -- Charlene Day, Linda Larson, editors.
2016 -- Shore Lines becomes email/web-only. Or printed and mailed with self-addressed, stamped envelopes provided to editors.


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