West Seattle Tuesday: Community Orchestras’ 10th-anniversary concert; Metro hearing; WSHS music benefit; more

May 14, 2013 at 9:59 am | In West Seattle news, WS miscellaneous | 3 Comments

(Photo by Machel Spence: Cute – itchy! – duckling that strayed a bit from its mom on Sunday)
Today’s highlights from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar:

TRIANGLE PARKING DISCUSSED BY COUNCIL COMMITTEE: Live right now, webcast via the Seattle Channel (online and on cable channel 21), the City Council Transportation Committee is meeting, and its agenda items include a parking study done in The Triangle, as SDOT works on a parking plan for the area.

LOCAL ATHLETE IN INTERNATIONAL SOCCER MATCH: We brought you the story last week of Special Olympics athlete Christian Freitas representing Chief Sealth International High School and all of Seattle on the USA team in an international soccer tournament. 10 am today is the team’s match vs. top-seeded Paraguay, according to this update. You’re invited to “follow the action” here.

‘SALUTE TO VETERANS’ LUNCH: 11:45 am at the Senior Center of West Seattledetails in our calendar listing. (California/Oregon)

METRO HEARING: If you want to show support for funding to stave off Metro cuts – 4 pm today at Union Station downtown (401 S. Jackson) is the big County Council hearing, as discussed in our story yesterday featuring an interview with Metro GM Kevin Desmond. Here’s the Metro page with information about the hearing and how to comment if you can’t get there.

WEST SEATTLE HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC BENEFIT: Starting at 5 pm, dine tonight at Abbondanza in Morgan Junction and a portion of the proceeds benefits the West Seattle High School music program. Here’s our earlier preview. (6503 California SW)

COMMUNITY ORCHESTRAS’ 10TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT: The West Seattle Community Orchestras celebrate their 10th anniversary with a gala concert tonight, starting at 6:30 pm, Chief Sealth IHS Auditoriumdetails here; free, but donations appreciated at the door. (2600 SW Thistle)

ADMIRAL NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION: The ANA‘s monthly meeting is at 7 pm on the lower level of Admiral Congregational Church. (California/Hill)

FAUNTLEROY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION: FCA‘s monthly board meeting is at 7 pm at Fauntleroy Schoolhouse‘s meeting room. (9131 California SW)


  1. the WS Triangle discussion at city council is just now starting, at 11:37am

    Comment by Diane — 11:37 am May 14, 2013 #

  2. it’s so funny to hear her talking about meeting we had with her about 8 mos ago, just before Rapid Ride and all the bus changes
    no meters planned; good

    Comment by Diane — 11:52 am May 14, 2013 #

  3. Yes, I’ll have a summary of it in a bit.

    Comment by WSB — 12:18 pm May 14, 2013 #

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