Goosefoot News, Arts & Events

Looking for something fun to do? Want to learn about Goosefoot's latest projects? Look here for a schedule of live music, art shows, wellness activities, and more happening in Bayview.

Whidbey Farm Stands Brochure Updated!

Goosefoot is proud to announce the release of the 2023 Whidbey Island Roadside Farm Stand, Farm Store & Farmers Market Directory.

Black artist and dancer Kanukai Chigamba leaps through the air with a clap to get a street dance crowd dancing with her

Bayview Corner Summer Street Dances Begin June 14!

Goosefoot is pleased to announce the 2023 lineup for the Bayview Corner Summer Street Dances. We couldn't contain the fun, so we've added an extra dance to the lineup this year! All members of the community and visitors are invited to these free, family friendly celebrations.

Purchase of Property at 2nd & DeBruyn in Langley Finalized

The two parcels, sold to Goosefoot at favorable terms by former residents Cally and JR Fulton, will be used for the development of affordable rental housing.

5th Annual Rags, Rubbish, & Refuse: Artists Who Get Dirty

Sponsored by Goosefoot in conjunction with Whidbey Island Earth & Ocean Month, this exhibition is composed of work primarily - sometimes entirely - made from recycled and repurposed materials.

Black artist and dancer Kanukai Chigamba leaps through the air with a clap to get a street dance crowd dancing with her

2022 Annual Report

Our staff and board worked hard in 2022 to lay a strong foundation for big changes and new programs in the new year ahead!

Goosefoot’s Executive Director to Retire in Early 2023

Sandy Whiting, Goosefoot’s executive director, will be retiring from her position in March 2023. She has served at our helm since August 2013, and has managed Goosefoot's growth from herself and one half-time staff person to a staff of nine today.

Recent Work by Patricia Ackerman

Patricia is an abstract painter working in the traditional medium of plaster. Her abstract paintings are of the passing of time, captured in a single moment of change.

Goosefoot Has Purchased Property in Langley for Affordable Housing

Goosefoot has purchased two adjoining parcels in the City of Langley to hold in trust for the building of affordable multi-family rental units.

2021 Annual Report

Despite the continued challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, semblances of normalcy crept back into the Goosefoot routine during 2021.

The Giving Tree Lights Up South Whidbey Once More

Support local island nonprofits and collect a gift perfect for stocking stuffers, clients, employees, or gift exchanges.