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Raw Vegan Nutrition and Brain Training Seminar

Raw Vegan Nutrition and Brain Training Seminar
Type:
Education - Lecture
Date:
Thursday, March 18, 2010
Time:
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location:
701 5th Avenue #7600 Seattle, WA 98104
Description
This double header lecture will feature Tim Van Orden, who will educate you on the amazing health benefits of raw vegan nutrition and PJ Glassey, author and workout DVD creator, who will teach you how to rewire your brain to stop the diet yo-yo once and for all!  read more »

Location

Columbia Tower Club
701 5th Avenue #7600 Seattle
Seattle, WA 98104

Public Forum On Marijuana

206.914.8271

Hosted by Jeanne Black-Ferguson, executive director of Gramma's for Ganja and resident of Ballard House. A public forum about cannabis/marijuana to help raise awareness surrounding cannabis/marijuana law reform. Attending will be Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles. Also scheduled to appear are Dr. Sunil Aggarwal of the University of Washington speaking on medical aspects of cannabis and Jacqueline Merringer, manager/buyer of Terra Hemp in Wallingford.

Location

Ballard House Community Room
2445 N.W. 57th St.

Ballard NW Senior Center Annual Auction

This is the 17th Annual Benefit and Dinner Auction for the Ballard NW Senior Center, and it helps fund the activities and programs at the center.

Tickets are available at the center or by calling 206.297.0403.

Location

Leif Erikson Hall
2245 N.W. 57th St.

Have A Conversation That Matters

How can we creatively improve the quality of life for ourselves, our loved ones and our community? “If you always do what you've always done, then you will always get what you've always got.” Creativity has long been seen as the domain of artists and advertisers. However, if creative problem-solving is a skill that can be learned (it is) and applied to any situation, why aren’t we using it more? Questions for reflection available on the Meetup page.  read more »

Location

Miro Tea
5405 Ballard Ave. N.W.

Learn to Think Well

www.divinespine.net

Free workshop focusing on shifting thought patterns to fully actualize optimum health and happiness. Your thought patterns affect your body’s biochemistry – both positively and negatively. Dr. Derek Strachan is committed to helping you reach your health goals.

RSVP and we will send an exercise to you via email to complete and bring with you. Call or email our office at 206.783.6000 or divinespine@hotmail.com.

Location

Divine Spine Chiropractic Studio
5429 Russell Ave. N.W. #300

Seattle Seafair Commodores Bowl-a-Thon

Mark your calendars for the 18th Annual Seattle Seafair Commodores Bowl-a-Thon, a fun event to raise money for the Seafair Scholarship for Women Program.

Donation: $50 for ages 13 & up, $20 for 12 and under

Includes: two games, shoe rental, raffle items, and the famous post-tournament party

Please RSVP to Jen Gonyer-Donohue no later than March 20 at deputychiefofstaff@seattlecommodores.com or 206.595.0719

Please feel free to pass on this invite to your family and friends!

Location

West Seattle Bowl
4505 39th Ave. S.W.
Seattle, WA
Phone: 206.595.0719

Ballard District Council Meeting

Agenda Points of Interest:

Replacing Our Alaskan Way Viaduct with a Deep Bored Tunnel and New Surface Roadway – Ron Paananen, project manager for WSDOT, and Eric Tweit from SDOT.

The latest on plans, schedule, budget & traffic impacts for the project and how the Ballard community will be affected.

A Chat with City Councilman Tom Rasmussen  read more »

Location

Ballard Library
5614 22nd Ave. N.W.

Crown Hill Center Park Development

Update and Schematic Design Presentation

For additional information please visit http://www.seattle.gov/parks/projects/crown_hill/

Location

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

Sunset Substation Public Workshop

Architects will be presenting three variations of designs derived from our ideas from the February meeting. Our review and comments are an essential part of the design process. Visit www.sunsetsubstation.org for more information.

Location

Sunset Hill Community Association
3003 N.W. 66th St.

Groundswell NW Annual Meeting

Join us and welcome Mayor Mike McGinn to discuss his plans for green infrastructure in northwest Seattle and throughout the city. The meeting will be a dessert potluck, so bring something sweet if you can, but don't sweat it – there will be plenty for all. Groundswell will be electing officers for the coming year and naming local heroes.

Location

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