West Seattle Tuesday: Junction Neighborhood Organization talks development; Steps at Stevens design workshop; more

April 29, 2014 at 10:03 am | In West Seattle news, WS miscellaneous | 5 Comments

(Ready for the warm weather? Somebody is! Spotted Monday north of The Junction, shared on our Instagram feed)
Along with sitting outdoors and enjoying the weather as soon as you can, here are a few other options for the rest of your day/night, from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar, where you’ll always find even more:

DROP-IN CHESS: Kids and teens are invited to stop by the High Point Branch Library at 4 pm for drop-in chess. (35th/Raymond)

JUNCTION NEIGHBORHOOD ORGANIZATION: Development is the perennial hot topic for the recently revived Junction Neighborhood Organization (JuNO), and tonight the one in the spotlight is 4439 41st SW, 40 apartments and 5 parking spaces, with neighbors voicing concerns and preparing for a community meeting procured via petition. 6:30 pm, Senior Center of West Seattle. (California/Oregon)

TEENS, POT, BOOZE: How best to talk to your tweens/teens about it? Explorer West Middle School (WSB sponsor) invites you to get some practical advice tonight via “Teens, Marijuana, Alcohol, and Reality… Setting the Framework for Healthy Communication.” EW adds, “The expert speaker is Dr. Kevin Haggerty from the Social Development Research Group of the University of Washington Department of Social Work. Parents, caregivers and their children (middle-school-aged and older) are invited to attend.” Here’s the Facebook event page. (10015 28th SW)

TUESDAY TUNE-UP: Live music at Salty’s on Alki (WSB sponsor), raising money for the Sexual Violence Law Center, 6:30-8:30 pm; details in our calendar listing. (1936 Harbor SW)

STEPS AT STEVENS, COMMUNITY DESIGN WORKSHOP #1: You’ve heard about the project to create a safer, more-attractive passageway into West Seattle High School – now, you have the chance to help shape it, as previewed here. WSHS Commons, 7 pm. (3000 California SW)

BLUES TO DO: 8 pm at Feedback Lounge (WSB sponsor), it’s your weekly dose of the blues. this week with Miles from Chicago and special guest Teri Derr; details in our calendar listing. (6451 California SW)

MORE NIGHTLIFE, MORE DAYTIME EVENTS … awaiting you in the calendar.

5 Comments

  1. I love the picture, I live a few blocks away and every time I walk by the chairs are in a different, artful arrangement in the yard. I’ve never actually seen anyone using them, so I choose to interpret it as a living sculpture.

    Comment by Derek — 11:00 am April 29, 2014 #

  2. We wondered about that. When we noticed them while walking by yesterday, some neighbors a couple doors south WERE hanging out talking in another yard; seemed synergistic. – TR

    Comment by WSB — 11:07 am April 29, 2014 #

  3. Artirondack Chairs? ;-)

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    Mike

    Comment by miws — 11:29 am April 29, 2014 #

  4. Mrs. Onion (ok, the sweet onion) loves to photograph those chairs. Don’t ask me why ….. ;)

    Comment by onion — 5:01 pm April 29, 2014 #

  5. That’s a very expensive lot to use for a whimsical chair art garden. Good for them! I enjoy seeing the arrangements when walking the dog.

    Comment by Alphonse — 12:53 pm April 30, 2014 #

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