Kristie Hamilton, 19, has lived in Bremerton since she was Now she works in a local toy store and has plans to get married in April. Rivers is normally outgoing, but latey, he has withdrawn from social activities and spends more time reading, working out or swimming. The nightlife scene offers places for dancing like El Camino, Sinclair's and the Castaways that are packed with people between ages 21 to The clubs that feature country music and dancing like the Black Angus generally draw a crowd with some older singles.
The singles club gave her a place to meet people without added pressures.
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They sit down and introduce themselves. After eight years in the service, Rivers, 26, moved to Bremerton last July and landed a good job installing technical systems for the Navy.
Are they all staying home? According to an informal sample of countywide opinions, people of both sexes are having a difficult time meeting new faces and getting dates. Women substantially out men in these age groups see related chart.
Everyone needs a date or two, a friend or just someone by their side to whisper sarcastic comments to during a bad movie. She said.
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Chris Franco, 21, of Bremerton works in a Silverdale clothing store. New faces usually pop up at the soiree when her friends bring other friends. We're a friendly bunch," said the club president who wished to remain unnamed. Sometimes he'll go to the mall and watch the girls walk by.
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They dating show Bremerton everything they can to make you feel welcome," she said. Finding a place to mingle was difficult. He moved here five years ago from Arizona and he's recently ed the single scene again only to find there are more lonely men than women. But it's tough out there -- especially for a woman. Sometimes a crowd forms around the Redwood Plaza. She says she was almost ready to become a nun until she met her fiance. The tables are turned for single women age 45 and up.
Sandy Schumacher, 45, ed a year ago when she found herself single after 24 years of marriage. The consensus is that there are more places to mingle, and people are more approachable in the larger cities. Rivers is a lean 6footer and has a suave way about him. The latest figures from the state Office of Financial Management show there are almost 2, more single men than single women in Kitsap County -- that's 28, single men to 27, single women. He even found himself having to duck out of extended coversations with kindly strangers.
Currently the membership has dropped to around Some walk by three times," Gleason said. They walk around with tight jeans, big belt buckles and a smirk on their face like they can have whatever they want, Hamilton says. Then the seasons changed.
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Government officials The harrassment is nothing new for them. More Reading But there is the hope of sunny weather bringing back the atmosphere of shiny, happy people. It's not really the romantictype thing," Hamilton said. One of the better ways to find the party is by checking with the crowd that forms around the Taco Bell in East Bremerton, but Dela Cruz said she will only stop if she spots someone she knows.
While buying things for his apartment, he found himself mingling with the friendliest people he had ever met. She spent seven months going out to dance in places like the Silverdale Hotel, the Sandpiper and sometimes the Hearthstone.
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At the other end of the age spectrum -- the pre crowd uses the Kitsap Mall in Silverdale as a social playground. When people see you out they usually assume you want to be picked up, she said.
Many have given up and are spending most of their nights in Seattle or Tacoma. Where are the single people?
For the older crowd, there is an organization of people between ages 50 and 80 called Kitsap Singles and Associates. He expected to find crowds of people to meet and date. Schumacher's not one to sit around and mope. She said it's true that it seems there are many more men than women in the county, but that didn't make being a single woman any easier.
The nightlife and the singles scene in Kitsap County were offering less than he expected. Her brown eyes roll back as she talks.
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An alternative to the club scene is a singles club. Winter arrived and all the single people seemed to fade away. The group has a monthly calendar with events ranging from socials to dances and even classes like auto maintenance.
Sherry Dela Cruz, 19, of Bremerton said when she goes out it's usually with a group of friends to Seattle dance clubs. As it breaks down, the odds are stacked against young guys seeking female companionship. In the summertime time they come out of nowhere. And to top it off, a lot of guys roam around with this "I'm A--one attitude," she finds. From the young adult to the senior citizen, everyone is facing the challenge of meeting other singles. About half the women between the ages of 20 and 24 are single while almost threequarters of the men 20 to 24 are single.
With there being so little for people her age to do locally, she usually tries to find a party. Rob McDonald — Feb 11th, The future looked bright for Timothy Rivers.
The lack of meeting places apparently adds to the problem. Sampling exquisite cuisine and fine wine, they chat about The men of West Sound may be suffering from a confidence problem. Phil Gleason, 19, is attending Olympic College where he has no trouble finding other single people. Meeting people became a challenge. HE said, "Port Orchard is probably the worst I've ever experienced.