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Learn about the Neighborhood Matching Fund at upcoming workshops

Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave N

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Montlake Community Center, 1618 Calhoun St.

Columbia City Library, 4721 Rainier Ave S

    Learn about the Neighborhood Matching Fund at upcoming workshops
    The Neighborhood Matching Fund, a program of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, is hosting three workshops for those interested in applying to the fund. Each workshop will provide an overview of the Neighborhood Matching Fund, the qualities of a strong application, and the review process. Neighborhood and community groups interested in the fund are invited to ...
    http://frontporch.seattle.gov

4 days ago

Art walk, family jazz concert, folk music, healing drum circle, MLK Day events this weekend

Town Hall Seattle and the Phinney Center present Johnaye Kendrick in a Saturday Family Concert at 11 a.m. Saturday in the PNA’s Brick Building, 6532 Phinney Ave. N. Admission is $5 for adults, children 12 and under are free.

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Pacific Northwest Folklore Society presents Marvelous Minstrel Boys at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Couth Buzzard Books, 8310 Greenwood Ave. N.

Healing Drum Circle at 11 a.m. Monday at the Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N. 85th St.

    Art walk, family jazz concert, folk music, healing drum circle, MLK Day events this weekend
    PhinneyWood Art Up Chow Down Art Walk from 6-9 p.m. Friday at dozens of galleries and other venues throughout Phinney Ridge and Greenwood. Check out the Art Walk website for full details of participating artists and a map. Pacific Northwest Folklore Society presents Marvelous Minstrel Boys at 7:30 p.m.
    https://phinneywood.com

6 days ago

Community calendar: Last weekend for Andrew Wyeth at SAM; MOHAI Community Day; Georgetown Steam Plant Open House

SAT Jazz favorites and new compositions with the Johnaye Kendrick Quartet, 11 a.m. Saturday, Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $5, free for kids (townhallseattle.org).

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...to a variety of music with DJ, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Ballard Elks Club, 6411 Seaview Ave. N.W., Seattle; $50/all by reservation or $20/dance only at the door after 8:30...

SAT Dance class, 7:30 p.m., dance party, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, DanceSport International Studio, 6344 N.E. 74th St., Seattle; $12 (dancesportseattle.com/calendar.html).

WED Six-week dance classes for all ages, no partner needed, beginning East Coast swing, 7 p.m., beginning Viennese Waltz, 8:15 p.m. Wednesday, West Seattle Senior Center, 4217 S.W. Oregon St., Seattle; $50/each 6-week series (206-932-4044, ext. 1).

MON Authors Molly Gore and Lisa Vega discuss “Making Chocolate,” 6:30 p.m. Monday, Book Larder, 4252 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle; free, preregister (206-397-4271 or booklarder.com).

SAT-SUN How to prune Japanese Maples, 10 a.m. Saturday; tips and tricks to grow houseplants, 11 a.m. Sunday, Swansons Nursery, 9701 15th Ave. N.W., Seattle (206-782-2543 or swansonsnursery.com/).

SAT-SUN Bring in houseplants for free repotting, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. weekends through January; West Seattle Nursery, 5275 California Ave. S.W., Seattle (206-935-9276 or westseattlenursery.com).

...tree or less, up to 3 trees per vehicle, through Jan. 31, North Transfer Station, 1350 N. 34th St., and South Transfer Station, 130 S. Kenyon St., Seattle (seattle.gov/util...

...vehicle, through Jan. 31, North Transfer Station, 1350 N. 34th St., and South Transfer Station, 130 S. Kenyon St., Seattle (seattle.gov/util...

...alive, workshops, games, music, food, 11 a.m. Saturday, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park, 2200 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Seattle (206-551-7316 or parkways.seattle.gov...

SUN Music by Kim Archer and Dean Reichert, Interfaith Amigos Iman Jamal Rahman, Rabbi Ted Falcon and Pastor Dave Brown each reflect on a favorite MLK quote, 5 p.m. Sunday, Interfaith Community Church, 1763 N.W. 62nd St., Seattle; free donations for musicians collected (253-951-9870).

...activities, for all ages, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle (206-518-6000 or naamnw.org/events...

FRI Sea Chanteys and other songs celebrate our connections to the sea and sailors, easy to learn and sing, 8 p.m. Friday, Virginia V Steamer, 860 Terry Ave. N., Suite 223, Seattle; free (nwseaport.org/).

...Mountain Express” in IMAX, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Monday, Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N, Seattle; $11.95-$21.95, additional charge for IMAX movies (206-443-2001 or pacificsciencecenter...

...of Horror Film,” 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP), 325 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; $17-$33 (206-770-2700 or mopop.org...

SUN Operatic performances ranging from the Baroque era to a Gluck Reform opera, 3 p.m. Sunday, West Seattle Branch Library, 2306 42nd Ave. S.W., Seattle; free (206-684-7444 or spl.org).

...p.m. Saturday, 12:30 and 3:30 p.m. Sunday; Washington State Convention Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle; $18/advance, $20/day of show, ages 11 and younger free (weddingshow.com...

SAT Workshop with Sarri Gilman, author of “Transform Your Boundaries,” 11 a.m. Saturday, East West Bookshop, 6407 12th Ave. N.E., Seattle; $40 (206-523-3726 or eastwestbookshop.com).

    Community calendar: Last weekend for Andrew Wyeth at SAM; MOHAI Community Day; Georgetown Steam Plant Open House
    A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, Jan. 12-18, 2018. Share story SAT-SUN Information, vendors, souvenirs, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, Skagit Eagle Festival Information Station, 45821 Railroad Ave., Concrete; Eagle Watcher Stations with volunteers, binoculars, spotting scopes, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Jan 06

Jan 05

Film, preschool open house, comedy showcase and the blues in Phinney-Greenwood this weekend

Open House for the Phinney Neighborhood Preschool Co-op for Three’s and Pre-K classes from 2:30-4:30 Saturday, 6532 Phinney Ave. N.

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January Film, “De Lovely,” at 1 p.m. Friday at the Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N. 85th St.

Kortney’s (Stand-Up Style) Comedy Showcase at 8 p.m. Saturday at Naked City Brewery and Taphouse, 8564 Greenwood Ave. N.

First Sundays Blues Open Jam Session at 7 p.m. Sunday at Couth Buzzard Books, 8310 Greenwood Ave. N.

    Film, preschool open house, comedy showcase and the blues in Phinney-Greenwood this weekend
    It seems like a pretty quiet weekend in the neighborhood to start off the new year. Here's what's happening; check our Events calendar any time for more. January Film, "De Lovely," at 1 p.m. Friday at the Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N. 85th St.
    https://phinneywood.com

Jan 04

A Delicious Layer Of Melted Cheese Tops These Foods — And Your Food Bucket List

You can enjoy the Fire and Scrape raclette pop up every Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Whit’s End, 6510 Phinney Ave N on Phinney Ridge. First come, first served, no reservations. Kids and dogs welcome.

    A Delicious Layer Of Melted Cheese Tops These Foods - And Your Food Bucket List
    Imagine a wheel of semi-soft cheese, flamed until it's deliciously bubbly, then expertly scraped off onto meat, potatoes, vegetables, sandwiches, and other foods. This is raclette (pronounced "rack-klet") and there's only one company in Seattle offering it regularly. Bonus: they're nearby. Every Wednesday evening, from 5 p.m.
    http://www.seattlegreenlaker.com

Jan 03

Town Hall events at Phinney Center in January and February

As Town Hall Seattle continues to renovate its 100-year-old building downtown, it is bringing its programming out into the neighborhoods, including ours. Here’s what’s on tap in January and February. All take place at the Phinney Neighborhood Association, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., and all cost $5.

    Town Hall events at Phinney Center in January and February
    As Town Hall Seattle continues to renovate its 100-year-old building downtown, it is bringing its programming out into the neighborhoods, including ours. Here's what's on tap in January and February. All take place at the Phinney Neighborhood Association, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., and all cost $5. Saturday Family Concerts: Johnaye Kendrick at 11 a.m.
    https://phinneywood.com

Jan 01

Dec 31

  • Construction permit

    Establish use as single family residence and construct single family residence on existing foundation, per plan.

    507 N. 72nd St. Issued December 29, 2017 Comment
  • Demolition permit

    Demolish single family residence, portions of existing foundation to remain, Subject to Field Inspection (STFI).

    507 N. 72nd St. Issued December 29, 2017 Comment

Dec 29

  • Construction permit

    Construct voluntary seismic upgrades to single family residence, per subject to field inspection (STFI).

    525 N. 71st St. Issued December 27, 2017 Comment

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Dec 20

  • Construction permit

    Interior alterations to kitchen and two bathrooms in existing single family residence, subject to field inspection (STFI).

    6711 Fremont Ave. N. Issued December 18, 2017 Comment

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Town Hall Seattle events in our neighborhood in December and January

Saturday Family Concert with Johnaye Kendrick at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N. $5 for adults, free for kids.

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“Short Stories Live: A Rogue’s Christmas” at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at Taproot Theatre, 204 N. 85th St. Cost is $10-15. It’s billed as “an arrangement of cheeky and unconventional holiday tales performed by talented local actors.”

...Washington” live podcast at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11, at Hale’s Palladium, 4301 Leary Way NW, in collaboration with Civic Ventures. Cost is $5. The live podcast features new Mayor Jenny...

    Town Hall Seattle events in our neighborhood in December and January
    As Town Hall Seattle works on remodeling its space downtown, it is bringing its programming out into the neighborhoods, including ours. Three upcoming events are in Phinney Ridge, Greenwood and Fremont. "Short Stories Live: A Rogue's Christmas" at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at Taproot Theatre, 204 N. 85th St.
    https://phinneywood.com

Dec 02

Nov 29

120+ vendors of hand-crafted goods at PNA Winter Festival this weekend

The 37th annual PNA Winter Festival and Crafts Fair brings more than 120 vendors of hand-crafted goods and food to the Phinney Neighborhood Association, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday.

    120+ vendors of hand-crafted goods at PNA Winter Festival this weekend
    The 37th annual PNA Winter Festival and Crafts Fair brings more than 120 vendors of hand-crafted goods and food to the Phinney Neighborhood Association, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday. Admission is $2 for PNA members, $4 general public, and kids 12 and under are free (cash or checks only).
    https://phinneywood.com

Nov 28

Jenny Durkan Will Be Sworn In As Mayor Five Times Today

7:00 pm Phinney Neighborhood Association located at 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103

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3:00 pm Ethiopian Community Center located at 8323 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118 (OFFICIAL SWEARING IN)

4:15 pm Youngstown Cultural Arts Center located at 4408 Delridge Way SW, Seattle, WA 98106

5:45 pm Wing Luke Museum located at 719 S King St, Seattle, WA 98104

8:00 pm Elliott Bay Public House and Brewery located at 12537 Lake City Way NE, Seattle, WA 98125

    Jenny Durkan Will Be Sworn In As Mayor Five Times Today
    Former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan, the first woman to be elected mayor of Seattle in nearly a century, will be sworn into office today. She will be Seattle's fourth mayor this year, first woman mayor in nearly a century and the first lesbian mayor in the city's history.
    http://www.thestranger.com

Nov 28

Nov 27

Connelly: Durkan will leave office to take office

The oath taking will begin at 3 p.m. in the Ethiopian Community Center at 8323 Rainier Ave S. and conclude four hours later at the Phinney Neighborhood Association at 6523 Phinney Ave. N. Each venue will witness the first woman to serve as Seattle Mayor in almost a century.

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The oath taking will begin at 3 p.m. in the Ethiopian Community Center at 8323 Rainier Ave S. and conclude four hours later at the Phinney Neighborhood Association at 6523 Phinney Ave. N. Each venue will witness the first woman to serve as Seattle Mayor in almost a century.

    Connelly: Durkan will leave office to take office
    She'll make stops in five Seattle neighborhoods Updated 3:30 pm, Monday, November 27, 2017 Seattle Mayor-elect Jenny Durkan is getting out of the office on Tuesday to take her oath of office, with oath-taking stops in five different Seattle neighborhoods. The oath taking will begin at 3 p.m.
    http://www.seattlepi.com

Nov 27

Jenny Durkan kicks off mayoral term with Seattle tour

7 p.m.: Phinney Neighborhood Association, 6532 Phinney Ave. North, Seattle

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3:00 p.m.: Ethiopian Community Center, 8323 Rainier Ave South, Seattle

4:15 p.m.: Youngstown Cultural Arts Center, 4408 Delridge Way SW, Seattle

5:45 p.m.: Wing Luke Museum, 719 South King Street, Seattle

8 p.m.: Elliott Bay Public House and Brewery, 12537 Lake City Way NE, Seattle

    Jenny Durkan kicks off mayoral term with Seattle tour
    Jenny Durkan is expected to take the oath of office to become Seattle's 56th mayor on Tuesday. To commemorate the moment, she plans to go on tour. "Throughout the campaign, I emphasized we must tackle our challenges and seize opportunities as One City," Durkan said Monday.
    http://mynorthwest.com

Nov 27

Mayor-Elect Jenny Durkan bringing city hall to Phinney Center on Tuesday

Mayor Durkan will be at the PNA, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., at 7 p.m.

    Mayor-Elect Jenny Durkan bringing city hall to Phinney Center on Tuesday
    Mayor-Elect Jenny Durkan will take office tomorrow (Tuesday), and she plans to spend much of the afternoon and evening meeting with constituents at five "city halls" across the city, including here at the Phinney Neighborhood Association. Mayor Durkan will be at the PNA, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., at 7 p.m.
    https://phinneywood.com

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Community calendar: Celebrate the holidays and Jimi Hendrix’s 75th Birthday, and take an Opt Outside Walk

PLAN AHEAD 37th annual fair, arts and crafts by 115 vendors, entertainment, food vendors; supports PNA’s programs for kids, seniors and community; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 2, Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle (206-783-2244 or phinneycenter.org).

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FRI-SUN Artist vendors with art, native crafts, regalia, jewelry, clothing, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center, 4705 W. Marginal Way S.W., Seattle (206-431-1582 or duwamishtribe.org/events.html).

SAT Art, crafts, quilts, vendors, baked goods, food concession, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Alki Masonic Hall, 4736 40th Ave. S.W., Seattle (206-650-5491).

...2-$6 items at 30 neighborhood restaurants, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Hing Hay Park, 409 Maynard Ave. S., Seattle (ethnicseattle.com...

SAT Vendors from Seattle Made selling a variety of holiday gifts, wearables, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Broadway Market, 401 Broadway Ave. E., Seattle (facebook.com/events/176289476294846/).

SAT Meeker Mansion decorated for Christmas, craft vendors throughout rooms, hot cider, cookies, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Meeker Mansion, 312 Spring St., Puyallup; $6 admission benefits mansion restoration, $1 discount with food bank donation (253-848-1770 or meekermansion.org).

SAT-SUN See and buy crystals, stones, gems, jewelry, noon-7 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday, East West Bookshop, 6407 12th Ave. N.E., Seattle (206-523-3726 or eastwestbookshop.com).

SAT-SUN Craft market features comic book and pop culture inspired apparel, toys, jewelry, art, free make-and-take craft activity for kids, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Hangar 30, Magnuson Park, 6310 N.E. 74th St., Seattle (facebook.com/events/1993251130905095/).

SUN Shop for unique gifts, learn about upcoming NAAM events; 20% off purchase with donation of two cans of food, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle (206-518-6000 or naamnw.org/events/).

PLAN AHEAD Nature-inspired gifts, fresh greens, crafts, botanical decorations; proceeds benefit the Arboretum, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 2, Graham Visitor Center, 2300 Arboretum Dr. East, Seattle (206-325-4510 or arboretumfoundation.org/).

FRI Walk 2.4 mile paved trail around the park, all proceeds benefit Rainier Valley Food Bank, noon Friday, Seward Park, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle; $35 (walkofgratitude.org).

TUE Taste Champagne, sparkling wines, learn about styles, 6 p.m. Tuesday, South Seattle College, 6000 16th Ave. S.W., Seattle; $75 (206-934-5339 or southseattle.edu/).

...8:30 p.m. Friday-Dec. 23 and Dec. 26-Jan. 1; Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $7.95-$11.95 (zoo.org/wildlights...

...light holiday tree and lights throughout the Market, 5 p.m. Saturday, Pike Place Market, 1501 Pike Place, Seattle (pikeplacemarket.org/events/magic-in-the-market-holiday-celebration...

...craft activities for all ages, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Lake Union Park, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; MOHAI admission $13.95-$19.95, ages 14 and younger free, $2 off admission...

SAT Holiday entertainment for all ages, snacks, Santa visits, 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Bergen Place Park, 5420 22nd Ave. N.W., Seattle (206-784-9705 or visitballard.com/events/ballard-holidayfest/).

SUN Part of parade of decorated boats on Lake Union and Lake Washington, holiday buffet, beverages available; 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Waterways Cruises, 2441 N. Northlake Way, Seattle; $36.95-$62.95 (206-223-2060 or /waterwayscruises.com/holiday-cruises-festive).

DEC. 1 Celebrate Freeway Park illuminations with hot chocolate, bonfire, Dickens Carolers, 4:30 p.m., parade to Figgy Pudding event at Westlake Park at 6 p.m. Dec. 1; Freeway Park, 700 Seneca St., Seattle (freewayparkassociation.org).

DEC. 1-3 26th annual exhibit of hundreds of Nativities from 100 countries and territories around the world, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Dec. 1-2, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 3, Messiah Lutheran Church, 7050 35th Ave. N.E., Seattle; free (206-524-0024).

ONGOING Teddy bear wonderland, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. daily Nov. 23-Dec. 26, Fairmont Olympic Hotel, 411 University St., Seattle; free, donations for Seattle Children’s Hospital suggested (fairmont.com/seattle/activities-services/events-calendar/).

ONGOING See Santa’s reindeer Dasher and Blitzen, model train village, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., “Meet the Reindeer” sessions with photo ops, 10 a.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays; Swansons Nursery, 9701 15th Ave. N.W., Seattle (206-782-2543 or swansonsnursery.com).

...guest Janie Hendrix, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP), 325 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; $17-$28 (206-770-2700 or mopop.org...

WED Retired NASA Antarctic glaciologist Dr. Robert Bindschadler explains why we need to reduce carbon emissions with “Taming Bigfoot Seattle” fun and educational event, 7 p.m. Wednesday, El Centro De La Raza, 2524 16th Ave. S., Seattle (tamingbigfootseattle.org).

PLAN AHEAD Explore six historic and contemporary homes via shuttle service, craft fair at community club; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 2, Mount Baker Community Club, 2811 Mount Rainier Drive S., Seattle; $35-$40 (mountbaker.org).

FRI Volkssport 5k or 10k walks, 10 a.m. Friday, Don Armeni Park, 1222 Harbor Ave. S.W., Seattle (ava.org/OptOutside2017.php).

    Community calendar: Celebrate the holidays and Jimi Hendrix's 75th Birthday, and take an Opt Outside Walk
    A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, Nov. 24-30, 2017. Share story FRI Adoption fees waived for all black, black-spotted and black-striped cats and kittens available, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday; also, adoption fees waived for all pets ages 7 and older through Nov. 30, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
    https://www.seattletimes.com

Nov 22

GloCone and monkey lighting Saturday evening at Phinney Center

The air raid tower is next the Phinney Center, at 6532 Phinney Ave. N., in the Heart of Phinney Park, near Starbucks.

    GloCone and monkey lighting Saturday evening at Phinney Center
    Join neighbors at the Phinney Center Saturday evening for the annual lighting of the GloCone on the air raid tower. Kick off the holiday season from 5-6 p.m. with refreshments and caroling and the lighting of the GloCone and holiday monkeys. The air raid tower is next the Phinney Center, at 6532 Phinney Ave.
    https://phinneywood.com

Nov 21

Town Hall’s ‘A Celebration of the Sounders’ comes to the Phinney Center Nov. 28

Former Mayor Greg Nickels and author Steven Agen host Town Hall Seattle’s “A Celebration of the Sounders” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28, at the Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N. Tickets are $5. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

    Town Hall's 'A Celebration of the Sounders' comes to the Phinney Center Nov. 28
    Former Mayor Greg Nickels and author Steven Agen host Town Hall Seattle's " A Celebration of the Sounders " at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 28, at the Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N. Tickets are $5. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The Seattle Sounders 2016 MLS 'worst-to-first' run was as thrilling as it was improbable.
    https://phinneywood.com

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