West Seattle Weekend Lineup: Longhouse birthday; more Haiti help

January 29, 2010 at 4:59 pm | In Fun stuff to do, WS culture/arts, WS Weekend Lineup | Comments Off

wswllicon3.pngThe 1st birthday/anniversary (whichever you prefer) celebration for the Duwamish Longhouse is all day tomorrow – and that’s one of the weekend highlights. The West Seattle Eagles‘ concert to raise money for Haiti relief is also happening this weekend – doors open @ 8 Saturday at their aerie in The Junction – and their counterparts in White Center are having a benefit breakfast on Sunday. There are also three school open houses, a West Seattle Wildlife Habitat Project work party, the South Seattle Community College (WSB sponsor) “Gifts from the Earth” fundraiser, and TONS more: From tonight through Sunday night, more than 50 events/activities, brought to you by Skylark Cafe and Club, where you’ll find FREE live music and rockin’ food – like the special Valentine brunch and dinner deals just announced:


Thanks, Skylark Cafe and Club, for sponsoring the WSWL!

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ALL WEEKEND: Southwest Pool open

ALL WEEKEND: Movies (and more) at the Admiral Theater

ALL WEEKEND: West Seattle history on display @ Log House Museum at Alki, Thursdays-Sundays, noon-4 pm

FRIDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: Art and Poetry exhibit at South Seattle Community College (WSB sponsor). Art Gallery, open Monday-Friday, noon – 6:30 pm

FRIDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: Drunks, Junkies and Saints art show at ArtsWest gallery, noon-7 pm

FRIDAY NIGHT: Live music at C & P Coffee with Eric Branner, 6-8 pm

FRIDAY NIGHT: Friday Skate Night at Alki Community Center! Time is from 6:45 pm- 8:45 pm every Friday. Cost is $3 per person. Skates are available on site. For more information please call 206-684 -7430.

FRIDAY NIGHT: West Seattle High School winter production of “Jumpin’ Jupiter,” from the Facebook invite: Jumpin’ Jupiter is West Seattle High School’s 2010 student run winter production! Take a break from the stress of finals week, celebrate the end of the semester by seeing the show! Jumpin’ Jupiter is a comedy! You are guaranteed a laugh! Show dates: Friday 1/29, and Saturday 1/30 at 7:30! – $5 at the door

FRIDAY NIGHT: Redline Music and Sports:
All U CAN EAT RIBS just 9.99!
Live Music all Night NO COVER

FRIDAY NIGHT: Low tide walk south of Alki Point with Seattle Aquarium beach naturalists, 8-10 pm (more info here including RSVP link)

FRIDAY NIGHT: Live music at Skylark Cafe and Club (WSB sponsor), with The Bill Collectors, Duel, and Astrovan, 9 pm (live & no cover, as always)

FRIDAY NIGHT: Live music at Shadow Land, starting at 10 pm

FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING: As part of Spokane Street Viaduct Widening Project, northbound I-5 ramp to West Seattle Bridge will be closed 10 pm Friday-5 am Monday; Columbian Way ramp to WS Bridge closed too

CONTINUING SATURDAY: As part of Spokane Street Viaduct Widening Project, northbound I-5 ramp to West Seattle Bridge will be closed 10 pm Friday-5 am Monday; Columbian Way ramp to WS Bridge closed too

SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Emergency last-minute mobile blood drive at Admiral Safeway, 9 am-3 pm (details here)

SATURDAY: Zumba fitness class continues at Alki Community Center – details here – use the Try It For $2 program (WSB sponsor) to check it out before January’s over!

SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON-EVENING: Redline Music and Sports:
APPLE CUP of Basketball WSU vs UW!
Open Early @ 11:00 am DON’T MISS ONE!
“House Music Night” starts @ 9-ish

SATURDAY MORNING: *Wildlife Garden Work Party 1/30*
*The West Seattle Wildlife Habitat Project needs your help to finish planting the Wildlife Habitat Demonstration Garden at Seacrest Park!* Our goals are to tackle the rest of the weeds, install a weed barrier, and put the rest of our plants in the ground along the boatyard fenceline. All tools will be provided, but feel free to bring your own gloves or favorite tools. We are very pleased with the results of the last work party and anticipate our human and wildlife neighbors will enjoy the garden too!
*Date:*
* Saturday, January 30, 2010*
*Time:*
* 9:00am – 12:00pm*
*Location:*
* Seacrest Park (1660 Harbor Ave. SW, West Seattle)*

SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: West Duwamish Greenbelt work party with the Nature Consortium, meet at 14th SW and SW Holly, 10 am-2 pm

SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Duwamish Tribe celebrates Longhouse’s 1st anniversary with 11 am-5 pm open house – more info from Facebook:

We will be showing the “Princess Angeline” film at about 1 & 4 PM. It will be a day for friends to drop-in and visit. There will be an open mike for sharing. There will be some supri…s…es and snacks. Please visit our gallery show Duwamish Narrative: Contemporary Voices. Admission is free. If the parking lot is full, try parking across the street or 2 blocks north in the Parks Department parking lot. Please use extreme caution when crossing any street in the area.

SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Marination Mobile street food truck scheduled to be in West Seattle, 11 am-2 pm at 35th/Graham (map)

SATURDAY MORNING: Vietnamese Story Time at the Delridge Library, 11:15 am (more here)

SATURDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: Last day for Drunks, Junkies and Saints art show at ArtsWest gallery, noon-7 pm

SATURDAY AFTERNOON: Author and Speaker, Becky Olson, will bring her energetic and contagious survivor energy to Bridge Park on Saturday, January 30th at 2 pm. As a three time cancer survivor and author of the “The Hat that Saved My Life”, Becky will share her story and inspire all of us. Recognized as an “Inspirational Humorist”, she has been honored with many awards, including the “Local Hero Award” from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure and BMW of North America. Join us for an inspiring afternoon with refreshments in the comfort of Bridge Park Retirement Community.
Bridge Park Retirement Community – Please call 206-938-6394 to RSVP for this special event!
3204 SW Morgan Street

SATURDAY AFTERNOON: The public is invited to attend a farewell reception from 2:30 to 4 pm Saturday, Jan. 30, to honor the 20 years that Karen Spiel has served as manager of the West Seattle branch of the Seattle Public Library. The community-sponsored reception will be held at the branch, 2306 42nd Ave. SW. Refreshments will be served, and a brief program will begin about 3 p.m. Spiel has been promoted to manage eight library branches in Central Seattle. A longtime West Seattle resident, Spiel has managed the West Seattle branch since 1990. For five years of that 20-year span, she also supervised the Delridge branch. For more information, contact Carol Vincent at 206-937-6744 or carol.vincent@comcast.net.

SATURDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: West Seattle Pride fundraiser at West Seattle Bowl, 3:30-6 pm (more info at Facebook event page)

SATURDAY NIGHT: “Gifts from the Earth” benefit at South Seattle Community College (WSB sponsor), starts 5 pm (full details here)

SATURDAY NIGHT: Cancer benefit at the West Seattle Eagles, including silent auction, 5-8 pm (more in this Facebook event listing)

SATURDAY EVENING: Live music at C&P Coffee with Arves-Francis Classical Group, 6-8 pm

SATURDAY NIGHT: Hope School Rocks, FUNdraiser, dinner and dance, 6 pm (full details here)

SATURDAY NIGHT: Live music at The Bohemian: classic jazz piano with Norm Bellas, 7-10 pm

SATURDAY NIGHT: Live music at Dubsea Coffee in Greenbridge, 7-10 pm (see the official poster here)

SATURDAY NIGHT: West Seattle High School winter production of “Jumpin’ Jupiter,” from the Facebook invite: Jumpin’ Jupiter is West Seattle High School’s 2010 student run winter production! Take a break from the stress of finals week, celebrate the end of the semester by seeing the show! Jumpin’ Jupiter is a comedy! You are guaranteed a laugh! Show dates: Friday 1/29, and Saturday 1/30 at 7:30! – $5 at the door

SATURDAY NIGHT BENEFIT CONCERT AT WEST SEATTLE EAGLES: 8 pm January 30, West Seattle Eagles aerie in The Junction, benefiting Haiti relief. Bands so far:
Beth Wood
Tacoma Finish
Sledgeback
Hartwood
Midnight Idols

SATURDAY NIGHT: At Skylark Cafe and Club (WSB sponsor): Live music with Fancy Bandits, Strange Jerome, Until It Breaks, 9 pm (live & no cover, as always)

SATURDAY NIGHT: DJ Tony B, Rocksport, 9 pm

CONTINUING SUNDAY: As part of Spokane Street Viaduct Widening Project, northbound I-5 ramp to West Seattle Bridge will be closed 10 pm Friday-5 am Monday; Columbian Way ramp to WS Bridge closed too

SUNDAY MORNING: Breakfast to raise money for Haiti relief, White Center Eagles, 9 am-noon (more info here)

SUNDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Open house at Our Lady of Guadalupe school, 9 am-1 pm (more here)

SUNDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Holy Rosary School open house, 10 am-1 pm (more here)

SUNDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: West Seattle Farmers’ Market @ The Junction, 10 am-2 pm

SUNDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Chili feed at Fauntleroy Church to raise money for Leukemia/Lymphoma Society (details here), 11 am

SUNDAY AFTERNOON: Citizens’ Budget Conference, noon-5 pm at Center House @ Seattle Center (full details here)

SUNDAY AFTERNOON: Open house for West Seattle Christian Preschool, 1-3 pm; open registration begins at 8 am on Friday Feb 12th, 8 am in the activity center, 4400 42nd Ave SW

SUNDAY AFTERNOON: Memorial service for West Seattle Cellars’ Bear Silverstein, St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church, 2 pm (more info here)

SUNDAY AFTERNOON: Live music at C&P Coffee with Michael Green Acoustic Group, 3-5 pm

SUNDAY AFTERNOON: Rat City Rollergirls‘ 1st bout of their 6th season, KeyArena, 3:30 pm

SUNDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: Sunday Market Cocktails and Sunday Ribs (Southside Tony’s Rib Special “till we run out”) at Feedback Lounge (WSB sponsor) – cocktails available starting 4 pm, ribs available starting 5 pm

SUNDAY NIGHT: All-ages live music at @ Skylark Cafe and Club (WSB sponsor) with Willow, Vanessa Small and Way South, music starts 7 pm (live & no cover, as always)

SUNDAY NIGHT: Redline Music and Sports:
Industry Workers Welcome!
Trivia Night 7 PM
Acoustic Jam / Open Mic 9 PM
$5 PBR PITCHERS

Are we missing anything? Let us know! And between weekends, keep an eye on our continuously updated Events page.

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