Community

Sustainable West Seattle Annual Potluck with Longboards and Electric Bikes!

Join SWS for our Annual Summer Potluck – at Lincoln Park.

We’ll set up the grill and provide condiments. Please bring your favorite summertime dish and your own cup, utensils & plates.

Alki Kayak/Mountain 2 Sound will provide kayaks and longboards and Alki Bike & Board will bring electric bikes for demo and play!

More details coming soon!

Location

Lincoln Park

Summer Bridge 2010 at Sealth for incoming 9th Graders

SUMMER BRIDGE 2010!
August 23-27, 2010 Summer Bridge is for all incoming 9th graders to Chief Sealth High School, and all are strongly encouraged to attend. (Why wouldn't you, right???) During our time from 8:30-11:30, you'll learn High School 101: All that you need to be successful at Sealth!

Contact the school for more information
Main Office
(206) 252-8550

Repeats every day until Fri Aug 27 2010 .

Strength of Place Village Groundbreaking in White Center

Capitol Hill Housing, Delridge Neighborhoods Development Association & White Center Community Development Association invite you to join us at the Strength of Place Village project groundbreaking.

Located in the White Center neighborhood, this new development of 30 quality affordable rental housing units is the result of a unique partnership of three community based organizations.

11AM—Groundbreaking & Remarks

11:45AM—BBQ Reception at Steve Cox Memorial Park
(1321 SW 102nd Street one block south of project site)

Location

SOPI site
Intersection of 13th Avenue SW & 100th Street
White Center, WA

Greenwood Street Party

A 22-block long street party in Phinney Ridge and Greenwood. Greenwood Avenue is being opened up from 65th Street to 87th Street so pedestrians and bicyclists can come out to play and explore local businesses. This event builds on the monthly art walk, Art Up. It offers residents a cheap way to do family activities and reconnect with neighbors. It is also a chance for businesses to showcase products or services. So, bring your own interests to the street—play music, dance, ride bikes, or do art—let your imagination run wild.  read more »

Location

Greenwood Ave. N. from N. 65th St. to N. 87th St.

Seattle Chinese Garden Site Tour and Presentation on Chinese Gardens

Seattle Chinese Garden Site Tour
and Presentation on Chinese Gardens

Location:
Seattle Chinese Garden
Landscape Horticulture Building
South Seattle Community College
6000 16th Ave. SW, north entrance

Date: Saturday, August 7, 10 to 11:30 am

The Chinese artisans are arriving on August 6-7.
See the 4.6-acre garden site, Song Mei Pavilion, and construction progress on the first major courtyard.
This guided tour begins with a slide presentation on the cultural significance of Chinese Gardens.  read more »

Location

Seattle Chinese Garden
6000 16th Ave. SW north entrance Landscape Horticulture Building- South Seattle Community College

West Seattle Artwalk

August 2010 West Seattle Artwalk 6 to 9 PM in locations all over West Seattle.
For the most up to the minute details on participants and locations visit the
Artwalk Blog

http://westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com/

Spaghetti Feed Fundraising Dinner Only $10

Spaghetti Feed Fundraising Dinner

at the West Seattle Eagles this Saturday, August 7th from 5:30pm to 7pm.

All You Can Eat Spaghetti, Salad, Bread & Dessert for only $10!

Public welcome! Please bring your friends & family!

All proceeds to benefit West Seattle Eagles Auxiliary

F.O.E.
West Seattle
Aerie/Auxiliary 2643
4426 California Avenue SW
Seattle, WA 98116
(206)938-4426
www.westseattleeagles.org

Coastal Boutique Alki Beach 5k Walk & Run Registration Party

Coastal Surf Boutique on Alki Avenue will be hosting an Alki Beach 5k Walk & Run Registration Party with Northwest Hope and Healing during Coastal’s Happy Hour from 4:00-7:00pm.

2532 Alki Avenue S.W. 206. 933.5605

Attendees can expect treats, drinks, giveaways and fun during the 3 hour event (as usual with our Happy Hours!).

To help raise money for Northwest Hope and Healing (NWHH) and engage the Alki and West Seattle community, Coastal will be giving anyone who registers for the Alki Beach 5K 20% OFF one item at Coastal that evening.  read more »

Location

Coastal Surf Boutique
2532 Alki Avenue S.W.
Seattle, WA
Phone: 933.5605

White Center CDA Dinner and Live Auction Sept. 10

The White Center Community Development Association will be holding their Dinner and Live auction Sept 10 at South Seattle Community College in the Jerry Brockey Center.

The event is a fundraiser for The Family Connections program of the CDA and will also help SOPI Village, their affordable housing effort.
The cost is $60 per person.

The dinner will be Chicken Breast with tapenade and a vegetarian option will be a Portobello Mushroom dish. The meal will be prepared by the South Seattle Community College Culinary Arts Program.  read more »

Location

South Seattle Community College
6000 16th Avenue SW Jerry Brockey Center
Seattle, WA
Phone: 684-1082 ext. 161