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Community calendar: Comic Con, West African griot party, city beaches and more

ONGOING Big Pool with corkscrew slide, shallow Little Pool; swim lessons, open swims, themed events, hours vary daily, 2535 32nd Ave. W., Seattle; $3.75-$5.50 (206-684-4708 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/mounger-pool).

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...of Argentina and the scientists who study them, 6 p.m. Tuesday, The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; free, advance tickets required (206-652-2444 or sewardpark.audubon.org/events/penguins-desert...

JUNE 28 Carousel, at the zoo since 2006, turns 100; short program, relighting of the carousel, dessert for first 500 people, 6:30 p.m.; free carousel rides, 6:30-8:30 p.m. June 28, Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $12.95-$20.95, ages 2 and younger free (206-548-2500 or zoo.org).

...proceeds benefit the artists and the Conservatory, 6-10 p.m. Friday, Volunteer Park Conservatory, 1400 E. Galer St., Seattle; $12 or $15 at the door if available (volunteerparkconservatory.org/for-the-love-of...

SUN 5K run or one mile walk for all ages, all proceeds benefit Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle; $25-$45 (defeatmyeloma.org).

PLAN AHEAD Fundraising 2.5 mile walk/run to raise money for Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS) to buy rice and other food for the ACRS Food Bank, 8 a.m. June 30, Seward Park, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle; free, donations/fundraising requested (walkforrice.org).

PLAN AHEAD Auction, salmon dinner to support the First People of Seattle, the Duwamish Tribe, 4 p.m. June 30, Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center, 4705 W. Marginal Way S.W., Seattle; $125 (206-431-1582 or duwamishtribe.org).

...red taillight and red rear reflector required, 9 p.m. June 29, Peddler Brewing Company, 1514 N.W. Leary Way, Seattle; $10-$40 (cascade.org/rides-major-rides/seattle-night-ride...

FRI GLBTQ social dance community, dance to salsa, swing, country, disco swing, ages 21+; fundraiser for Saturday’s Dyke March; 8:30-11:30 p.m. Friday, Century Ballroom, 915 E. Pine St., Seattle; $10 at the door (206-324-7263 or centuryballroom.com/home/events/outdancing-6).

SAT Events for all ages, Family Pride and Queer Youth Pride, noon-9 p.m. Saturday, along Broadway and in Cal Anderson Park, 1635 11th Ave, Seattle; Main Stage performances and DJs, noon-9 p.m. Saturday, Broadway and Harrison Street, Seattle (seattlepridefest.org).

SUN Gastronomic experience and culinary competition, chefs to vie for the title of Lamb Jam Seattle Champion, 2 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Design Center, 5701 Sixth Ave. S., Seattle; $75-$125 (americanlambjam.com/seattle-lamb-jam/).

SUN Celebrating 30 years with free slices, limit two per person, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Pagliacci Pizza, 550 Queen Anne Ave. N., Seattle (pagliacci.com/).

JUNE 28 La Cocina School chicken and pork tamale cooking class; proceeds benefit Senior Wellness Program, 6 p.m. June 28, El Centro De La Raza, 2524 16th Ave. S., Seattle; $85 (206-957-4649 or elcentrodelaraza.org/events/event/lacocina/).

SAT-SUN Seasonal vegetable starts, tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, tomatillos, herbs, cucumber, squach, lettuce, beans; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Abundant Greens Urban Farm, 2843 N.W. 57th St., Seattle (abundantgreensurbanfarm.com/).

SUN Tour of 12 private gardens and one public bee garden, proceeds benefit nonprofit organizations; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; day of event tickets available at West Seattle Nursery, 5275 California Ave. S.W., Seattle; $25 (westseattlegardentour.org).

SUN Play croquet or bring other outdoor games for all ages, bring a picnic, 3-7 p.m. Sunday, Dunn Gardens, 13533 Northshire Road N.W., Seattle; free (dunngardens.org/events/picnic-at-the-dunn).

FRI-SUN Comic writers and artists, vendors, exhibits, speakers and panels, Friday-Sunday, CenturyLink Field Event Center, 800 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; $46-$56/day (facebook.com/ACEcomiccon/).

...red lights, no white flashlights; weather may cancel, 9 p.m. Saturday, Green Lake Park, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle; free (seattleastro.org/news_and_events/star_parties...

FRI Illustrated, “mostly true” stories and anecdotes about the Klondike Gold Rush, 12:15 p.m. Friday, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, 319 Second Ave. S., Seattle; free (206-220-4240 or nps.gov/klse/index.htm).

SAT Live theatrical performances with archival film, turning history into a personal journey, 1 p.m. Saturday, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $15.95-$19.95, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai.org/event/living-voices-klondike-2/).

...and musicians preserving culture and oral traditions, 8 p.m. Saturday, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle; free, preregistration required (206-386-4636 or spl.org/event-calendar?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent...

...a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, until 8 p.m. Thursdays, Nordic Museum, 2655 N.W. Market St., Seattle; $10-$15 (206-789-5707 or nordicmuseum.org...

...of Horror Film;” 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily, Museum of Pop Culture (MoPop), 325 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; $17-$36 (206-770-2700 or mopop.org...

SAT-MON Dragon boat paddling, on-land instruction, one hour on the lake, no experience or reservations required, 3 p.m. Sundays, 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m. Saturdays, Kenmore Air parking lot, 950 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle; free (seattleflyingdragons.org).

SAT Free iced coffees and popsicles, botanical art, live bluegrass from the Neighborhood Boys, park games, Tree Tour of culturally significant trees, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Freeway Park, 700 Seneca St., Seattle (facebook.com/events/269373946971042/).

SAT Ninety-minute themed walk with games, activities and learning for ages 2-12 and their families, 1 p.m. Saturday, Graham Visitor Center, 2300 Arboretum Dr. East, Seattle; free, no preregistration needed (206-685-8033 or botanicgardens.uw.edu/washington-park-arboretum/).

SAT-SUN Eastside Modern Jazz Orchestra, 2 p.m. Saturday; Kirkland Civic Orchestra, 2 p.m. Sunday, Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, 3015 N.W. 54th St., Seattle (ballardlocks.org/free-summer-concerts.html).

SUN Music by IJenHeh, 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Admiral Congregational Church, 4320 S.W. Hill St., Seattle (admiralchurch.org/events/).

SAT Japanese Yukatas and Kimonos for men and women and other Japanese clothes and textiles, fans, purses and more, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Washington, 1414 S. Weller St., Seattle (jcccw.org).

...10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Northminster Presbyterian Church, 7706 25th Ave. N.W., Seattle (northminsterpres.org...

...permitting, noon-7 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays; Madison, 1900 43rd Ave. E.; Baker, 2301 Lake Washington Blvd. S.; Seward, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S.; West Green Lake...

...weekdays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays; Madison, 1900 43rd Ave. E.; Baker, 2301 Lake Washington Blvd. S.; Seward, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S.; West Green Lake, 7312 W. Green Lake Drive; Matthews...

...Baker, 2301 Lake Washington Blvd. S.; Seward, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S.; West Green Lake, 7312 W. Green Lake Drive; Matthews, 9300 51st Ave. N.E.; Madrona Beach, 853 Lake Washington Blvd.; East Green Lake...

...Beach, 853 Lake Washington Blvd.; East Green Lake, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N.; Magnuson, Northeast 65th Street and Sand Point Way Northeast, and Pritchard, 8400 55th Ave. S., Seattle (seattle.gov/parks/find/swimming-beaches...

...Green Lake Drive N.; Magnuson, Northeast 65th Street and Sand Point Way Northeast, and Pritchard, 8400 55th Ave. S., Seattle (seattle.gov/parks/find/swimming-beaches...

ONGOING Heated saltwater Olympic size pool, Giant Tube Slide; open swims, swimming lessons, special events, daily, Lincoln Park, 8603 Fauntleroy Way S.W., Seattle; $3.75-$5.50 (206-684-7494 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/colman-pool).

...of 4-6 people or join one, 2:30 p.m. Saturday, The Fremont Tavern, 3517 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle; $10-$25 (theworldisfun.org/eventlist/2018/4/12/know-your-neighborhood-fremont...

    Community calendar: Comic Con, West African griot party, city beaches and more
    A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, June 22-28, 2018. Share story SAT Shelters and rescues with pets for adoption, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond ( facebook.com/events/182570682391431/).
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Jun 14

Neighborhood camaraderie, creative rolls and cocktails at family-owned Yume Sushi

3217 W. McGraw St., Magnolia

    Neighborhood camaraderie, creative rolls and cocktails at family-owned Yume Sushi
    The new Magnolia sushi spot fosters a small-town watering-hole vibe, with first-rate fish and well-crafted cocktails in a welcoming atmosphere. Share story Magnolia's Oliver's Twist has left the building, but the easy camaraderie of a small-town watering hole remains intact at its successor, Yume Sushi.
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Jun 14

Community calendar: Juneteenth, PrideFest, Father’s Day and more

ONGOING Big Pool with corkscrew slide, shallow Little Pool; swim lessons, open swims, Mounger Pool, 2535 32nd Ave. W., Seattle; $3.75-$5.50 (206-684-4708 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/mounger-pool).

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...Evening Zoo special hours 6-8:30 p.m. June 21, 28; Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $12.95-$20.95 ages 2 and younger free (206-548-2500 or zoo...

PLAN AHEAD 5K run or one mile walk for all ages, all proceeds benefit Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center, 9:30 a.m. June 24, Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle; $30-$45 (defeatmyeloma.org).

SAT Rainier Valley Food Bank five-mile, leisurely bike tours visiting urban gardens and farms, for all ages; 3 p.m. Saturday, Bike Works, 3709 S. Ferdinand St., Seattle; free (www.rvfb.org/2018/05/12/urban-ag-bike-tour-2018/).

SAT Bicycle racing, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; food and beverage vendors, beer garden, 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; neighborhood fun ride, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday, Volunteer Park, 1247 15th Ave. E., Seattle (tacotimenw.bike/races-events-rides/volunteer-park-criterium/).

...history cruises on Lake Union, 2 and 4 p.m. June 23, Virginia V Steamer, 860 Terry Ave. N., Suite 223, Seattle; $25, ages 12 and younger free, by reservation (206-624-9119 or...

SAT Entertainment for all ages, music, commercial, community and food vendors, children’s activities, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Morgan Junction Park, 6401 California Ave. S.W., Seattle (facebook.com/events/242829679594090).

...puppets, floats, dancers, musicians, no motorized vehicles or printed words, 1 p.m. Saturday, from Northwest 39th Street and Leary Way Northwest to Gas Works Park for celebration 1-10 p.m. with music, food trucks, beer...

SAT-SUN Display of up to 50 classic motoryachts, some available to board, wear soft-soled shoes, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Bell Harbor Marina, 2203 Alaskan Way, Seattle (classicyacht.org/event/bell-harbor-classic-weekend-2018).

PLAN AHEAD “Pride Beyond Borders” theme, Fourth Avenue from Union Street to Seattle Center, 11 a.m. June 24, Downtown Seattle, Seventh Avenue and Pine Street, Seattle (seattlepride.org).

SUN Dance for all ages with music by KEXP DJs, snacks, activities, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, KEXP Gathering Space, 472 First Avenue North, Seattle; $10, proceeds benefit KEXP, preregister through Saturday (events.uw.edu/c/express/8fadca06-ee30-404c-a3d6-06904f21dff3)

SAT Tasting event with 20 wineries located within Seattle, food truck, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Block 41, 115 Bell St., Seattle; $35-$50 (seattleuncorked.com/event/1850/).

PLAN AHEAD Gastronomic experience and culinary competition, more than a dozen chefs to vie for the title of Lamb Jam Seattle Champion, 2 p.m. June 24, Seattle Design Center, 5701 Sixth Ave. S., Seattle; $75-$125 (americanlambjam.com/seattle-lamb-jam/).

FRI Quilter’s Tea & Tour, bring your quilt to share and enter People’s Choice Show, 1 p.m. Friday, Meeker Mansion, 312 Spring St., Puyallup; $15 reservations required (253-848-1770 or meekermansion.org).

...Go,” discusses implications of life on Mars, 7 p.m. June 21, Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N, Seattle; $5 (206-443-2844 or pacificsciencecenter.org/events/colonizing-mars-2018-06-21...

...musicians preserving culture and oral traditions, 8 p.m. June 23, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle; free, preregistration required (206-386-4636 or spl.org/event-calendar?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent...

...30, register by Sunday; museum open house, 1-4 p.m. June 24, Pioneer Hall, 1642 43rd Ave. E., Seattle (206-325-0888 or wapioneers.com...

...ages 8 and older welcome, binoculars provided, 10 a.m. Saturday, Seward Park Audubon Center, 5902 Lake Washington Boulevard S., Seattle; $7, preregister (206-652-2444 or sewardpark.audubon.org/events/lgbt-lets-go-birding...

SAT Japanese folk tales Family Saturday activities, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday; free admission for ages 12 and younger 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Seattle Japanese Garden, 1075 Lake Washington Blvd. E., Seattle; $4-$8 (206-684-4725 or seattlejapanesegarden.org).

...Mustangs Northwest Mustangs and classic car show, 9 a.m. Sunday, Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, 3015 N.W. 54th St., Seattle (nws.usace.army.mil/Portals/27/docs/civilworks/locks_dams/chittenden/2018SummerSched8x11.pdf...

SUN Dixieland jazz for listening and dancing with Paul Woltz’s Happy Jazz Band, 1 p.m. Sunday, Ballard Elks Club, 6411 Seaview Ave. N.W., Seattle; $15 (425-776-5072 or pstjs.org).

ONGOING Outdoor heated saltwater 50 meter, 8 lane Olympic size pool, Giant Tube Slide; open swims, swimming lessons, special events, daily starting Saturday, Lincoln Park, 8603 Fauntleroy Way S.W., Seattle; $3.75-$6 (206-684-7494 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/colman-pool).

...26, Madrona Beach, 853 Lake Washington Blvd., and East Green Lake, East Green Lake Beach, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle (seattle.gov/parks...

SUN Cruise on historic mini-ferry, 45-50 minute tour of the Lake Union floating homes, humorous narration of old Seattle on the hour 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays, South Lake Union, 901 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle; $3-$12 cash on boarding (206-713-8446 or seattleferryservice.com).

SAT Join DIRT Corps with maintenance work, 10 a.m. Saturday, Westcrest Park, 9000 Eighth Ave. S.W., Seattle (206-850-2609 or seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/13428/).

    Community calendar: Juneteenth, PrideFest, Father's Day and more
    A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, June 15-21, 2018. Share story SAT Donations for kitten care requested, including kitten food, kitty litter and toys; games, refreshments, activities for all ages, see kittens, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, MoltenWorks Glass Studio, 12810 N.E. 178th St., Woodinville ( homewardpet.org/events/furbabyshower).
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Jun 13

Seattleites weigh in on alternatives to Magnolia Bridge replacement

3223 W McGraw St

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1461 Magnolia Blvd W

    Seattleites weigh in on alternatives to Magnolia Bridge replacement
    By: John Knicely, KIRO 7 People in Seattle's Magnolia neighborhood sounded off to the Seattle Department of Transportation on Tuesday about concerns that they'll be cut off from the rest of the city. At Uptown Espresso, neighbors gave input on three alternatives to replacing the Magnolia Bridge.
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Jun 06

Seattle’s Magnolia Bridge is about worn out, but city says it can’t afford a replacement

June 12 and 21: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., Uptown Espresso, 3223 W. McGraw St.

    Seattle's Magnolia Bridge is about worn out, but city says it can't afford a replacement
    Neighbors and drivers fear a traffic disaster because Seattle lacks money to replace the Magnolia Bridge, expected to wear out in the 2020s. Share story The Seattle Department of Transportation has stirred outrage in Magnolia by announcing the city lacks a plan or money to replace the neighborhood's crumbling, 89-year-old Garfield Street bridge.
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May 31

Community calendar: Pagdiriwang Festival, World Ocean Weekend, First Thursday and more

SAT Opening day of the season, local produce, cut flowers, plant starts, eggs, cheese, fish, poultry, meats, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, 33rd Avenue West and West McGraw Street, Seattle (seattlefarmersmarkets.org).

ONGOING Big Pool with corkscrew slide, shallow Little Pool; swim lessons, open swims, Friday-Monday, Mounger Pool, 2535 32nd Ave. W., Seattle; $3.75-$5.50 (206-684-4708 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/mounger-pool).

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PLAN AHEAD Fun Run/Walk to raise money for the Seattle Animal Shelter Help the Animals Fund, dogs welcome to run or walk with their owners, Pet-a-Palooza entertainment, awards, vendors, 11:30 a.m. June 10, Seward Park, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle; $40-$45 (furry5k.com).

SAT Dance lesson, 7:30 p.m., dance to music by Brian Lee and the Orbiters, 8 p.m. Saturday, Leif Erikson Hall, 2245 N.W. 57th St., Seattle; $10-$15 (206-781-1238 or nwdance.net).

PLAN AHEAD Free 45-minute power and sailboat rides, canoe South Lake Union, boating seminars, kids’ zone, live music, food vendors, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. June 9, Chandler’s Cove, 901 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle (206-748-0012 or GetOutAndBoat.com).

SUN Swedish pancakes with lingonberries or strawberries, ham, beverages, music and folk dancing, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle; $5-$11 ages 4 and younger free (206-283-1090 or swedishclubnw.org).

SAT-SUN 100 heirloom tomato varieties, peppers, eggplant, squash, basil and other plant starts, bring a box to carry purchases, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Abundant Greens Urban Farm, 2843 N.W. 57th St., Seattle (abundantgreensurbanfarm.com/).

SAT Learn about lawn bowling, all ages welcome, wear flat-soled shoes to bowl, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club, 4103 Beacon Ave. S., Seattle (seattlebowls.org).

...s photos, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $15.95-$19.95, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai...

JUNE 7 Exhibits, programs and events on the histories, arts and cultures of people of African descent; free admission 11 a.m.-7 p.m. June 7, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle (206-518-6000 or naamnw.org/).

JUNE 7 Gallery admission free, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. June 7; Museum Experience tours offered at discounted rates $7.95-$11.95, Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, 719 S. King St., Seattle (206-623-5124 or wingluke.org).

SAT Information on Learn to Row programs, meet coaches, tour boathouse, rowing equipmenton land and on the water, all ages welcome, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Lake Washington Rowing Club, 910 N. Northlake Way, Seattle; free, preregister (206-547-1583 or lakewashingtonrowing.com/).

...PACCAR Pavilion; park open daylight hours daily, 1 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Olympic Sculpture Park, Broad Street and Elliott Avenue, Seattle (seattleartmuseum.org...

FRI Opening day of the season; locally grown produce, cut flowers, plant starts, eggs, cheese, fish, poultry, meats, 3:30-7:30 p.m. Fridays, Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle (seattlefarmersmarkets.org/).

SAT Twice a year sale of perfectly imperfect votives, benefiting the campaign to alleviate homelessness in partnership with Pearl Jam; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, glassybaby, 624 S. Lander St., Seattle (glassybaby.com/seconds-sale).

SAT 25 open artist studios, exhibits, 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Hangar 30, Magnuson Park, 6310 N.E. 74th St., Seattle (spaceatmagnuson.org).

...trauma; bring your own bags, boxes; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Ryther Campus, 2400 N.E. 95th St, Seattle (206-517-0215 or estatesales.net/WA/Seattle/98115/1882821...

...producers at four locations; new this year, Regrade, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, Seventh Avenue and Lenora Street, next to the Amazon Spheres; and, City Hall, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays...

...m. Tuesdays, 600 Fourth Ave.; South Lake Union, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, 410 Terry Ave. N.; First Hill, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays, Ninth Avenue and University Street, Seattle...

...m. Thursdays, 410 Terry Ave. N.; First Hill, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays, Ninth Avenue and University Street, Seattle (pikeplacemarket.org/farmers-market...

...Beach, 853 Lake Washington Blvd., and East Green Lake, Saturday-Monday, East Green Lake Beach, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle (seattle.gov/parks...

...swims, swimming lessons, special events, weekends only, daily starting June 16, Colman Pool, Lincoln Park, 8603 Fauntleroy Way S.W., Seattle; $3.75-$6 (206-684-7494 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/colman-pool...

    Community calendar: Pagdiriwang Festival, World Ocean Weekend, First Thursday and more
    A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, June 1-7, 2018. Share story SAT-SUN Watch marine animals receive special enrichment treats, discover how you can help the ocean and its creatures, see a giant sand sculpture being built, play in the sand, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
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May 23

Community calendar: Memorial Day, outdoor pools, Honk! Fest West, and more

ONGOING Big Pool with corkscrew slide, shallow Little Pool; swim lessons, open swims, themed events, Friday-Monday, Mounger Pool, 2535 32nd Ave. W., Seattle; $3.75-$5.50 (206-684-4708 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/mounger-pool).

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...for the season Friday; 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $12.95-$20.95, ages 2 and younger free (206-548-2500 or zoo...

FRI Pelican Brewing Company beer paired with dinner, 7 p.m. Friday, Waterways Cruises, 2441 N. Northlake Way, Seattle; $70 (206-223-2060 or waterwayscruises.com/dining-cruises/).

...from community and veterans organizations, 10 a.m. Monday, Nisei War Memorial, Lake View Cemetery, 1554 15th Ave. E., Seattle (206-322-1122 or nvcfoundation.org...

...of Medal of Honor recipients at grave sites, 3:15 p.m. Monday, Evergreen Washelli, 11111 Aurora Ave. N., Seattle (206-362-5200 or washelli.com/event/memorial-day-festivities-2018...

FRI Illustrated, “mostly true” stories and anecdotes about the Klondike Gold Rush, 12:15 p.m. Friday, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, 319 Second Ave. S., Seattle; free (206-220-4240 or nps.gov/klse/index.htm).

...the museum Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily, Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP), 325 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; $17-$36 (206-770-2700 or mopop.org...

SAT Piece together a story with Pacific Northwest African American Quilters, noon-3 p.m. Saturday, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $15.95-$19.95, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai.org/event/maker-day-fun-with-fibers/).

...Mathematics) themed stations for all ages, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Nordic Museum, 2655 N.W. Market St., Seattle; $15, preregister (nordicmuseum.org/events...

...wife Elizabeth (Hills) McGilvra, and Sarah Loretta Denny; 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Pioneer Hall, 1642 43rd Ave. E., Seattle; free (wapioneers.com/index.php...

SAT-SUN One-hour walking tours to explore the park’s spaces, landscape design, native plantings and works of art, 1 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, PACCAR Pavilion; Olympic Sculpture Park, Broad Street and Elliott Avenue, Seattle (seattleartmuseum.org).

SAT 5K, 10K, 15K, kids dash, 10 a.m. Saturday, Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle; $3-$30 (magnusonseries.org).

...producers at four locations; new this year, Regrade, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, Seventh Avenue and Lenora Street, next to the Amazon Spheres; returning locations, City Hall, 10 a.m.-2 p.m...

...Fourth Ave.; South Lake Union, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays starting May 31, 410 Terry Ave. N.; First Hill, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays starting June 1, Ninth Avenue and...

...Terry Ave. N.; First Hill, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays starting June 1, Ninth Avenue and University Street, Seattle (pikeplacemarket.org/farmers-market...

...Beach, 853 Lake Washington Blvd., and East Green Lake, Saturday-Monday, East Green Lake Beach, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle (seattle.gov/parks...

...swims, swimming lessons, special events, weekends only, daily starting June 16, Colman Pool, Lincoln Park, 8603 Fauntleroy Way S.W., Seattle; $3.75-$6 (206-684-7494 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/colman-pool...

...on the hour 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays, weather permitting, South Lake Union, 901 Fairview Ave. N., Seattle; $3-$12 cash on boarding (206-713-8446 or seattleferryservice.com...

    Community calendar: Memorial Day, outdoor pools, Honk! Fest West, and more
    A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, May 25-31, 2018. Share story FRI-MON Butterfly Garden tent structure, 3,000 square feet, hundreds of free-flying butterflies of at least 15 species native to North America, opening for the season Friday; 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave.
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May 21

Seattle Parks and Recreation to open two beaches, two outdoor pools and nine spray parks Memorial Day weekend

Lowery C. “Pop” Mounger Pool, outside at 2535 32nd Ave. W. in Magnolia, has already opened for the season. It is open daily until Sept. 9.

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Nearest to our neighborhood is the lifeguarded beach at East Green Lake, 7201 E. Green Lake Dr. N., by the Green Lake Community Center. Beginning this weekend, the beach will be open from...

...7 p.m. weekends and 2-7 p.m. weekdays. (West Green Lake Beach at 7312 W. Green Lake Dr. opens June 23...

    Seattle Parks and Recreation to open two beaches, two outdoor pools and nine spray parks Memorial Day weekend
    Two lifeguarded beaches, two outdoor pools and nine spray parks will open on Memorial Day weekend, with the rest opening near the end of June. Nearest to our neighborhood is the lifeguarded beach at East Green Lake, 7201 E. Green Lake Dr. N., by the Green Lake Community Center.
    https://phinneywood.com

May 21

Sprayparks, pre-season beaches and outdoor pools open Memorial Day weekend; Colman Pool opens June 18

...Lowery C. “Pop” Mounger Pool, at 2535 32nd Ave. W, 206-684-4708, is open daily May 12 to Sept. 9. Please note the pool...

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·East Green Lake (7201 E Green Lake Dr. N)

...Colman Pool, at 8603 Fauntleroy Way SW, 206-684-7494, opens for the regular season on June 18 and will remain open...

    Sprayparks, pre-season beaches and outdoor pools open Memorial Day weekend; Colman Pool opens June 18
    information from Seattle Parks and Recreation Seattle Parks and Recreation has plenty of ways for you to enjoy the sunshine this Memorial Day weekend, including nine sprayparks, two pre-season beaches and two outdoor pools. Sprayparks: Grab your little ones and frolic in a spray of cool, refreshing water.
    https://www.westsideseattle.com

May 11

Seattle-area farmers markets 2018: when they open and more

Opening June 2, local produce, flowers, plant starts, eggs, cheese, fish, poultry, meats, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, closed Aug. 5, 33rd Avenue West and West McGraw Street, Seattle (seattlefarmersmarkets.org).

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Fresh produce, arts and crafts vendors, shops, bakeries, restaurants, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, hours of businesses vary; 1501 Pike Place, Seattle (206-682-7453 or pikeplacemarket.org)

...producers at four locations; new this year, Regrade, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, Seventh Avenue and Lenora Street; returning locations, City Hall, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, 600 Fourth Ave.; South...

...m. Tuesdays, 600 Fourth Ave.; South Lake Union, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays, 410 Terry Ave. N.; First Hill, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays, Ninth Avenue and University Street, Seattle...

...m. Thursdays, 410 Terry Ave. N.; First Hill, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays, Ninth Avenue and University Street, Seattle (pikeplacemarket.org/farmers-market...

Local produce, cut flowers, plant starts, eggs, cheese, fish, poultry, meats, 3-7 p.m. Wednesdays, 37th Avenue South and South Edmunds Street, Seattle (seattlefarmersmarkets.org).

Seasonal farm produce from Washington farms, food vendors, 3-7 p.m. Wednesdays, Meridian Park, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N., Seattle (sfmamarkets.com/visit-wallingford-farmers-market).

Opening June 7, local produce, flowers, plant starts, eggs, cheese, fish, poultry, meats, 3-7 p.m. Thursdays, Northeast 125th Street and 28th Avenue Northeast, Seattle (seattlefarmersmarkets.org).

Opening June 1, local produce, flowers, plant starts, eggs, cheese, fish, poultry, meats, 3:30-7:30 p.m. Fridays, Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N, Seattle (seattlefarmersmarkets.org).

Fresh produce, farm products, food vendors, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, Southwest Alaska Street and California Avenue Southwest, Seattle (seattlefarmersmarkets.org).

Year-round farmers market, produce from Washington state farmers, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays, Ballard Avenue Northwest and 22nd Avenue Northwest, Seattle (sfmamarkets.com).

    Seattle-area farmers markets 2018: when they open and more
    From Pike Place to Mill Creek, here are the details on Seattle-area farmers markets this year. Share story Fresh produce, arts and crafts vendors, shops, bakeries, restaurants, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

May 03

It’s that time! Here’s a list of Northwest farmers markets opening soon

Magnolia Farmers Market - Opens Saturday, June 2. Every Saturday through October 20. 33rd Avenue West and West McGraw Street.

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Wallingford Farmers Market - Opens Wednesday, May 16. Every Wednesday through late September.  Meridian Park at the corner of Meridian Avenue N and N 50th Street.

Columbia City Farmers Market - Opens Wednesday, May 9. Every Wednesday to Oct. 10. 37th Ave S and South Edmunds Street.

Lake City Farmers Market - Opens Thursday, June 7. Every Thursday to through mid-October.  NE 125th and 28th NE in Lake City.

Phinney Farmers Market - Opens Friday, June 1.Every Friday through the end of September. North 67th Street and Phinney Avenue North.

Kent Farmers Market - Opens Saturday, June 2. Every Saturday through Sept. 23. Intersection of 2nd Avenue and Smith Street.

    It's that time! Here's a list of Northwest farmers markets opening soon
    SEATTLE - Do you love fresh greens? How about hand-pressed kombucha? Maybe some soothing music in the morning? Well, this time of year is certainly for you. All around the Northwest, seasonal farmers markets are opening up for the spring and summer season.
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