Community

Gifts From The Earth - Fundraising Dinner

South Seattle Community College is staging Gifts From The Earth, one of its most popular events of the year on January 30th. The event features 16 celebrity chefs from the greater Seattle area who prepare hors d’oeuvres and dinner , 36 wineries offering wine tastings, a silent auction and later in the evening a live auction. Here are the details.

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Location

South Seattle Community College
6000-16th Ave. SW Jerry M. Brockey Center
Seattle, WA
Phone: (206) 764-5809

Farewell Reception for Karen Spiel

The public is invited to attend a farewell reception to honor the 20 years that Karen Spiel has served as manager of the West Seattle Branch Library. Refreshments will be served after a brief program. For more information contact Carol 206-937-6744.

Location

Seattle Public Library
2306 42nd Ave. S.W. West Seattle Branch
Phone: 206-937-6744

Snacks! Open House

Snacks! has a little bit of everything, including wares from vendors at the Ballard Sunday Farmers Market and of course Dante's Inferno Dogs. Join Dante and several of the vendors in person at an open house. Live music by The Atlas String Band. Please bring a non-perishable food donation for the Ballard Food Bank.

Location

Snacks! Ballard's Bodega
5219 Ballard Ave. N.W.

Compass Center Early Design Guidance Meeting

Early design guidance for the seven-story low-income housing development being built by the Compass Center at 1753 N.W. 56th St. The public will have the opportunity to comment on the design and siting of the development.

Location

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

Admiral Safeway Design Review Meeting

2622 CALIFORNIA AVE SW
Area: West Seattle
Zone: AIRPORT HEIGHT DISTRICT, ARTERIAL WITHIN 100 FT., LOWRISE-3, NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL 2-40', SCENIC VIEW WITHIN 500 FT., URBAN VILLAGE OVERLAY
Contact: STEVE SEARS
Contact phone: (206)310-4365 x
Planner: Michael Dorcy
Planner phone: (206)615-1393
Conditions:
The Director of DPD is convening the Design Review Board for a 3rd recommendation meeting.

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Neighbor Appreciation Day

Celebrate Seattle’s 16th annual Neighbor Appreciation Day, a special day to reach out to neighbors, create new bonds and express thanks to those who help make your neighborhood a great place to live. Community organizations, businesses and residents across Seattle come together on February 6 (and the week of) to celebrate this day.

There are three ways you can participate:  read more »

South King County Wedding Show

South King County Wedding Show--

Feb. 13, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Highline Community College's first wedding show features everything the happy couple needs to plan their special day. HCC main campus, building 8, 2400 S. 240th St. Vendors include local florists, photographers, musicians, DJ's, bakers and much more! Hors d'oeuvres will be provided. This is a free event. www.highline.edu/stuserv/conference/weddingshow.htm

Location

HCC main campus, building 8
2400 S. 240th St
Des Moines, WA

Science on the Sound winter speaker series

Science on the Sound winter speaker series--Highline Community College's Marine Science & Technology Center, 28203 Redondo Beach Dr. S.. Jan. 23.

How We Can Get Plastic Out of the Sea.

Ron Hirschi, writer and marine environmentalist, talks about Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument and its place in the ongoing efforts to rid the ocean of plastics.

12-1 p.m. For info www.highline.edu/mast/

Location

Highline Community College's Marine Science & Technology Center
28203 Redondo Beach Dr. S.
Redondo, WA

Tourism Matters- Promoting local tourism

Tourism Matters--

Join us for a meeting to kick off 2010 and discuss strategies to help local tourism grow and thrive. Hilton Conference Center, SeaTac, 12-2 p.m. $25. RSVP today!

Space is limited. Kristina@SeattleSouthside.com or 206-575-2489.

Location

Hilton Conference Center
17620 International Blvd
SeaTac, WA
Phone: 206-575-2489

Empty Bowls 2010

Empty Bowls 2010--

Your $10 minimum donation will get you the opportunity to pick out a beautiful handmade bowl, as well as a simple but wonderful meal of soup, bread, dessert and drink. All donated by local businesses. Lunch 11-2 p.m., dinner 4-8 p.m. Moshier Community Arts Center, 430 S 156th Proceeds to benefit Highline Food Bank. For info www.moshierartcenter.org or 206-988-3700.

Location

Moshier Community Arts Center
430 S 156th
Burien , WA
Phone: 206-988-3700