We are a scion society of the Baker Street Irregulars located in the greater Puget Sound region of Western Washington. We gather on the 3 rd Sunday of each month at 1:30 pm to discuss Sherlockiana of all kinds. Join us at the historic Queen Anne Library. Guests are always welcome.
A blue sky with temps in the high-60s allowed twenty members of The Sound of the Baskervilles to enjoy our 35th Annual Wreath Throw on May 6, 2017. This long-standing club event commemorates the final confrontation between Sherlock Holmes and Professor James Moriarty at the Reichenbach Falls near Meiringen, Switzerland for, in Sherlock’s words, “…the final… Continue reading White Water, Sunny Skies Abound for The SOBs 2017 Wreath Throw!
A happy group of SOBs gathered at SOB Carrol Clemens’ home to experience our traditional Spring Tea and celebrate the 37th Anniversary of The Sound of the Baskervilles. Our surprise and most welcome guest was Bob Coghill, BSI, Stormy Petrel, from Vancouver, BC, staying in Maple Valley care-taking friends’ cat (lucky friends and cat!). Tea… Continue reading Spring Tea and 37th Anniversary Gathering
The Sound of the Baskervilles had a fine turn-out for our annual gathering March 11 saluting the meeting of Dr. John H. Watson & Sherlock Holmes in 1881—this year at the Olive Branch Café & Tea Room in Tacoma. We call it our “Masters’ Celebration” and this was our 35th such event! SOB Jodi Holm… Continue reading 2017 Masters’ Celebration Takes Us Back to Victorian Times
Not since the (then) four Pacific Northwest Sherlockian scion societies gathered for 10 years for the “International Holmesian Games” from 1989 through 1998—six times in Seattle, twice in Portland and twice in Vancouver, BC—has a Sherlockian event of such proportion occurred in Western Washington, USA!! The date was November 21, 2015 when the (first) International… Continue reading The Second Annual International Sherlockian Summit
Attending the October 13 press preview for “The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes” were Members of The Sound of the Baskervilles—Western Washington’s scion society of The Baker Street Irregulars. At this traveling exhibition designed for all ages and interests, guests learned how Sherlock Holmes used seemingly trivial observations of clues others missed to solve… Continue reading Sherlock Holmes Exhibition Opens in Seattle; The SOBs Were V.I.P.!
October 21st – 23rd, Broadway Performance Hall The Sound of the Baskervilles will have a table set up in the lobby. Meet members, enter our raffle drawings, catch up on Sherlockian news and games, and join our club. Various SOB members will also be performing, presenting, and working behind the scenes as convention staff. SOB John… Continue reading Join us at the 2016 Sherlock Seattle Convention!