Recreation

Midsummer Night/Summer Solstice Walk

Celebrate Midsummer Night and the Summer Solstice with a delightful walk in Ballard and Shilshole. The five or 10-kilometer walk starts at the Nordic Heritage Museum and will be great for families, friends and anyone who enjoys a good walk with beautiful views. Walkers start at the museum anytime between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. and finish by 9 p.m. There is no fee for this walk. The five-kilometer route is suitable for strollers and wheelchairs.

Location

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

West Seattle SPOKESPEOPLE Rides

Start Date/Time: 6/06/10, 10:00AM
Start Location: Alki Bike and Board, 2606 California Ave. S.W.
Directions to common starting points
URL (for more info): http://www.mapmyride.com/route/us/wa/seattle/75812
Ride Leader Name: Stu Hennessey
Contact Phone: 206.938-3322
Contact Phone 2: 206.767-9366
Contact Email: alkistu@hotmail.com
Recurrence: Monthly
Distance: 14.7
Pace: Easy
Terrain: Some hills
Map Available: Yes
Regroup: Stay together  read more »

Location

Alki Bike and Board
2606 California Ave. S.W.
Seattle, WA
Phone: 206.938-3322

Spring Tweak

Visit Bike Sport to help raise scholarship money to allow youth in the Seattle area to attend cycling camps at Bike Works (www.bikeworks.org). Donations will be accepted to perform basic bike maintenance, including cleaning, adjusting breaks and changing flats, to get your bike ready for the summer.

Location

Bike Sport
5601 24th Ave. N.W.

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

Father's Day Car Show

More than 200 cars are on display for this event which takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on 152nd between 4th SW and 8th SW and on 6th SW between 152nd and 153rd (all of which are closed off for the day).

Car clubs from around the Puget Sound area are invited to display their vehicles, as are Burien's new car dealers (who also help sponsor the event).
The Strawberry Festival will be running June 19 & 20 in same area.

Location

All along 152nd Street S.W. and 153rd Street
SW 152nd Street In Downtown Burien
Burien

West Seattle Spokespeople Bikeride

Cathy Tuttle, founder of Spokespeople Wallingford, will lead this ride with Stu Hennessey of Alki Bike and Board. The ride length is 6 miles using an alternative route selection riding the California Ave. business corridor to West Seattle's Morgan Junction with a stop at the West Seattle Farmers Market.

The pace will be easy/leisure between 8-12 mph and the terrain will be "some hills." This is a stay together ride with the ride leader, middle pack, and back of the pack, sweep support. Heavy rain will cancel. Be prepared to do some shopping at the Farmers Market.  read more »

Location

Alki Bike and Board
2606 California Ave SW
West Seattle
Phone: 206-938-3222

Free Women's Yoga Class

Women's Energizing Flow Class

Celebrate the coming of spring and more women's classes open to all women by enjoying free classes with Yoga Momma. These classes are ongoing and available for drop in at any time – no pre-registration required. Classes offered with Yoga Momma are at the lower brick building of the Phinney Neighborhood Association. Purchase a punch card at either class and receive an extra class for free. More info at http://www.yoga-momma.com.

Location

Phinney Yoga House
6615 Dayton Ave. N.

Free Women's Yoga Class

Women's Gentle Flow Class

Celebrate the coming of spring and more women's classes open to all women by enjoying free classes with Yoga Momma. These classes are ongoing and available for drop in at any time – no pre-registration required. Classes offered with Yoga Momma are at the lower brick building of the Phinney Neighborhood Association. Purchase a punch card at either class and receive an extra class for free. More info at http://www.yoga-momma.com.

Location

Phinney Yoga House
6615 Dayton Ave. N.

West Seattle Art Walk

Welcome to the West Seattle Art Walk 2010
From Endolyne to Alki the West Seattle Art Walk is brought to you by your local West Seattle merchants. Over 60 merchants in the West Seattle Junction, Alki Beach, Admiral District, Morgan Junction, Fauntleroy District and Delridge, displaying art and showcasing artists every second Thursday from 6pm to 9pm

Junction Businesses
8 Limbs Yoga
ArtsWest Playhouse & Gallery
Bakery Nouveau
Bin 41
Blue Willow Catering & Luncheonette
Body Bar Day Spa
Brunette Mix
Capers Home
Carmilias
Coffee to a Tea with Sugar  read more »