Community

West Seattle TimeBank Sept. Meeting


September TimeBank Picnic Gathering
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Tues., September 9th - 5:00pm - 9:00pm - Lincoln Park in West Seattle - Shelter #5- North end of the park by the children's wading pool and play area.
Come and enjoy the last of summer with Timebank members from West Seattle, Vashon and Burien. Please bring a potluck dish to share. BYO Meat. BBQs will be ready for grilling. Feel free to bring the whole family, neighbors or friends! Have fun sharing your experiences timebanking and meeting members and their families. Let's get to know each other!  read more »

Informational meeting on new Gatewood Park

An informational meeting about the upcoming demolition and restoration of property donated to the City of Seattle in the Gatewood neighborhood of West Seattle is being held by Seattle Parks on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the donated Watton property, 3823 SW Willow St, Seattle.

more information is here: http://www.seattle.gov/parks/projects/watton/

34th District Democrats 19th Annual Dinner & Garden Party/Auction

What:The 34th District Democrats 19th Annual Dinner & Garden Party/Auction

"Luau at the Lake"

When:Friday, August 15, 2014

Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Where: TAF Bethaday Community Learning Center @ Lakewood Park/Hicks Lake

605 SW 108th Street, Seattle

Help the 34th District Democrats raise money to increase citizen participation within its boundaries and to implement the ideals and principles of the Democratic Party thru promoting Democratic Candidates and initiatives in our community.  read more »

Mediterranean Fantasy Fest

The Mediterranean Fantasy Fest is on at the Hiawatha Community Center 2700 California Ave. SW.

The event will feature Belly Dancers (and classes), sword balancing, fire dancers, music and food.

Stage Schedule

Outdoor Saturday 11:am to 7:pm
11:00
Soles Auburn WA
Bahtya Fall City
Raga Latifa Seattle WA
Amirah Seattle WA
Ladies Do Bellydance Seattle WA
12:00
Collaboration Seattle WA
Madame Zuzu Yelm WA
Nizana Bradenton FL  read more »

West Seattle Grand Parade

The tradition continues as the West Seattle Grand Parade, sponsored for the first time by the West Seattle Rotary Club takes place on Saturday July 19.

The motorcycle drill teams begin the show at 10:30am and will lead the full parade which starts at 11am at California and Lander. The Kiddie Parade, also starts then just farther south at California and Genesee Street SW.

Float Dodger 5k

The annual Float Dodger 5k gets underway at 9:30am beginning at Calfornia Ave. and Charlestown Street before the West Seattle Grand Parade.

Registration ends July 17 online http://floatdodger5k.com/Registration_Info.html

but you can do same day registration at 8am

Hiawatha Kids Fun Fest

KIDS FUNFEST
All Ages
Join us for carnival games, bouncy houses, food, and entertainment! This is the perfect day time event for you and the family!

$0.25 per ticket, $3 lunch special, $7 game bracelet

Hiawatha Community Center
206-684-7441
2700 California Ave SW

TAI SHAN PERFORMS 'LIVING FICTION' OUTDOOR

TAI SHAN PERFORMS 'LIVING FICTION' OUTDOORS JULY 17 AT THE WEST SEATTLE BRANCH LIBRARY

Local musician Tai Shan will play new songs from “Living Fiction” with her band from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 17 at The Seattle Public Library, West Seattle Branch, 2306 42nd Ave. S.W, on the front lawn.
Library programs are free and open to the public. Registration is not required. Free parking is available near the West Seattle Branch.
"Living Fiction" was released May 18, 2014. Music on the album is inspired by Shan’s favorite books.  read more »

Alki Art Fair July 19 -20

Alki Art Fair July 19 -20

he Alki Art Fair, now in its 17th year will fill the Promenade on Alki Beach July 19-20 offering visual arts, crafts, food and music. Artist booths are open from 10 am - 6 pm with music all day until 9 pm. On July 20, artist booths are open 10 am - 6 pm with music until 8 pm. This event is free to the public.

This year’s Fair will feature:

65 artist vendors selling works of a variety of media including painting, pottery, glass, textiles, metal, jewelry and more  read more »

Alki Art Fair July 19-20

http://alkiartfair.org

We have an awesome roster of artists for 2014 including painters and photographers, jewelry and textile artists, sculptors, potters and more.

With three stages of musical acts performing all weekend, concessions and a silent auction, it makes for a lovely weekend event to enjoy with the whole family. The Alki Art Fair is not only a blast for adults but we’ve got art activities for the kiddos too!