Community

Pippi Longstocking Day

Breakfast: 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Movie: Noon-1:30 p.m.
Breakfast: $6 for adults, $4 for children (age 4-12), free for children 3 and under. Movie: Suggested donation of $5 for adults, $3 for children.

Celebrate that spectacular Swede, Pippi Longstocking, at the always popular Breakfast at Pippi’s from 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Dress up as your favorite character from the Pippi stories and join us for a delicious breakfast of Swedish pancakes. Appropriate for all ages. No reservations needed.  read more »

Location

Nordic Heritage Museum
3014 N.W. 67th St.

'Got Milk?' Tour at Woodland Park Zoo

The national "got milk?" Milk Mustache Mobile Tour will be cruising to the Woodland Park Zoo and hosting free events to encourage residents to “Milk the Moment” with their families, serve milk at dinnertime and educate Americans on the array of benefits and nutrients milk has to offer. The tour also offers moms a chance to share how they “milk the moment” at dinnertime for a chance to win an unforgettable family dinner with Milk Mustache celebrity and Chef Tyler Florence.

June 20: 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
June 21: 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Location

Woodland Park Zoo
5500 Phinney Ave. N.

Greenwood Park Expansion Community Meeting

The public is invited to participate in a community meeting to refine the conceptual plans to expand Greenwood Park. Vision Greenwood Park is a volunteer group of local neighbors. The meeting will be facilitated by Site Workshop, a Seattle-based landscape architecture firm.

Location

North Seattle Boys & Girls Club
8635 Fremont Ave. N.

13th Annual Blackjack Poker Run

Salmon Bay Eagles and the Classic Motorcycles Club of Washington is hosting the 13th annual Blackjack Poker Run. Open to all bikes and riders. Donation breakfast, 50/50 raffle, Show and Shine and mini motorcycle racing. All proceeds to benefit the "Jimmy Durante Children's Fund". Contact Rusty Beck at 206.384.9304.

Location

Salmon Bay Eagles
5216 20th Ave. N.W.

Golden Gardens Playground Meeting 2

Seattle Parks and Recreation invites you and your family to the second of three meetings with the design team for the Golden Gardens Play Area Improvements. Parks will present schematic design alternatives for the new play area and continue the discussion on play equipment options that began at the first meeting in early April. On April 20, Parks approved the relocation of the play area to the lawn east of the Golden Gardens Bathhouse. The relocated play area will have all new equipment and will be larger than the present play area.  read more »

Location

Golden Gardens Bathhouse
8498 Seaview Pl. N.W.

North Beach Combined Sewer Overflow Information Session

Project managers and technical staff will answer questions the county has received to date from community members, including how flows were calculated, why parks are among the sites being considered for location of the new facilities, the feasibility of “green” infrastructure, how much storage capacity is needed to effectively control CSOs, and how a project might impact a neighborhood during and after construction. A detailed schedule will be posted here.

Location

Loyal Heights Community Center
2101 N.W. 77th St.

Bicycle Life: Spokespeople: Electric Bicycles

What would make you want to ride a bicycle for transportation? What do you think keeps you from riding a bicycle for transportation? Why do you prefer riding a bicycle for transportation?

These are all questions being posed at the next Sustainable West Seattle Community Forum. The May community forum will be held Monday May 17th at the site of the West Seattle Tool Library at 7 P.M. The new West Seattle Tool Library is located at South Seattle Community College north horticulture center. The address is 6000 16th Ave. S.W.  read more »

Location

South Seattle Community College
6000 16th Ave. S.W North horticulture center

Crown Hill Neighbors Annual Meeting, Neighborhood Power Workshop

Updates on Crown Hill topics: Crown Hill Park, Holman Road median study, landmark tree survey, sidewalks, safety and crime, development at the old Crown Hill School into the Crown Hill Center. Coffee and refreshments. “Neighbor Power” workshop with Jim Diers for the board of directors and all interested neighbors on effective methods for energizing and directing the community. Meeting and workshop free. Optional $5 lunch or bring your own.

Location

Crown Hill Center
9250 14th Ave. N.W.

BHS Plant Sale

Vegetable starts and tomatoes galore. All proceeds benefit the Ballard High School greenhouse program.

Location

Ballard High School
1418 N.W. 65th St.

Ballard Classic Homes Tour

Join the Ballard Historical Society for a tour of seven lovely vintage homes built betwee