4th of July info/events have a WSB page of their own (see it here), but that day’s only a third of the weekend (maybe a fourth of yours if you’re taking the “official” Monday holiday off). Still plenty going on if you’re not leaving town – just click ahead for this week’s West Seattle Weekend Lineup:
Thanks, Skylark Cafe and Club, for sponsoring the WSWL!
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ALL WEEKEND: Citywide traffic alerts for big events
ALL WEEKEND: Wading pool schedule – if temp gets over 70 degrees
ALL WEEKEND: Southwest Pool open (here’s the schedule)
ALL WEEKEND: Summer brochure for West Seattle and South Park community centers, click here
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
ALL WEEKEND: Rent a sea kayak, stand up paddleboard, fishing boat, bike, longboard, or pair of inline skates at Alki Kayak Tours
FRIDAY AFTERNOON: Live music at Skylark Café and Club (WSB sponsor), West Side Music Academy Showcase, 4 pm
FRIDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: “This Old Piano” exhibit at South Seattle Community College (WSB sponsor). Art Gallery, open Monday-Friday, noon – 6:30 pm
FRIDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: “Perennial Passages” in the gallery at ArtsWest gallery, noon-7 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT: Live music at C&P Coffee with Jeremy Facknitz and Lindsay Weidmann, 6-8 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT: At Seattle Integrated Martial Arts in The Junction: We are conducting a *Kickboxing Fitness Challenge* on *Friday*, *July 2nd * at *6:00 PM*. We are calling it the *”300 Challenge”*. There are prizes and gifts for participants including a free t-shirt provided by Seattle Logo Pro! There are a few levels of this challenge as well as a few options to participate.
1) 2 weeks of martial arts, kickboxing, and yoga classes to gear you up for the Fitness Challenge. Fee is only *$50.00!*
2) Fit test only = *$10.00* (for those of you already training)
Any and all levels are welcome to participate. Find out how fun it can be to get in shape!
FRIDAY NIGHT: At Kenyon Hall – Peter Mintun’s All-American Revue: New York’s waggish wizard of the eighty-eight has graciously offered to perform three solo concerts this weekend at Kenyon Hall. 7:30 pm. Please visit www.mintun.com to learn more about this amazing artist. For reservations e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets $14-$8.
FRIDAY NIGHT: Live music at Skylark Café and Club (WSB sponsor), with Volcano Diary, Like Lightning, To The Sea, 9 pm (live & no cover, as always)
FRIDAY NIGHT: DJ Tony B, Rocksport, 10 pm
SATURDAY: Garage (etc.) sale season – check here for listings
SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: FREE WOMEN’S HEALTH EXAMS
BREAST AND CERVICAL EXAM AND MAMMOGRAM
FOR WOMEN AGES 40-65 WITH NO INSURANCE OR UNDERINSURED
Time 8:30 to 1:00
West Seattle Community Clinic
9001 35th Ave SW
To Schedule Your Appointment or For Questions Please Call 206.937.9722
SATURDAY: West Seattle Tool Library open 9 am-2 pm, South Seattle Community College Garden Center. Membership to the Tool Library is on a pay-what-you-can basis, as are the weekly rental rates on all of its tools.
SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: West Seattle work parties to restore and clean up parks and greenspaces NEED YOU! Full list at greenseattle.org
SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Frybread Rummage Sale at the Duwamish Longhouse, 10 am-4 pm. You’re invited to a frybread fundraiser and rummage sale. Free admission to buy. $10 a table to sell. All vendors must remove all treasures by 4:30pm, nothing can be left behind. We will be setting-up for a private rental event immediately afterward. Call (206) 431-1582 to reserve a table, first come, first served. Frybread $2; hotdog & drink $3. Free parking three blocks North at Seattle Parks Administration parking lot and across the street at Herrings House Park and T-107 Park.
SATURDAY MORNING: Summertime Skin Protection workshop at Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy (WSB sponsor) in The Junction, 11-noon
SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: South Seattle Community College Garden Center open 11 am-3 pm
Puget Ridge Garden Center
North Parking Lot
Parking is free in the Nursery parking lot and the sales are open to staff, students, and the general public.
SATURDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Marination Mobile street food truck is NOT in West Seattle today (or next Saturday), back on 7/17, they promise
SATURDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: Perennial Passages in the gallery at ArtsWest, noon-7 pm
SATURDAY AFTERNOON: Alki Lighthouse open for tours and gift shop, 1-4 pm
SATURDAY AFTERNOON: Kitty Harbor closed this weekend
SATURDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: At Kenyon Hall – Peter Mintun’s All-American Revue: New York’s waggish wizard of the eighty-eight has graciously offered to perform three solo concerts this weekend at Kenyon Hall. 2nd and 3rd are today/tonight, 3 and 7:30 pm. Please visit www.mintun.com to learn more about this amazing artist. For reservations e-mail email@example.com. Tickets $14-$8.
SATURDAY NIGHT: Live music at C & P Coffee with Laura Samsel, 6-8 pm
SATURDAY NIGHT: At Skylark Cafe and Club (WSB sponsor): Live music with Two Story Zori, 9 pm (live & no cover, as always)
SATURDAY NIGHT: DJ Tony B, Rocksport, 9 pm
SATURDAY NIGHT: Live music at Shadowland, Matt Pruitt, 10 pm
SUNDAY: Garage (etc.) sale season – check here for listings!
SUNDAY: Metro on its usual Sunday schedule (tomorrow too)
SUNDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Art Glass Seconds Sale
9 am-3 pm
Avalon Glassworks parking lot
The public is invited to the Avalon Glassworks annual sidewalk sale of “seconds” and samples, extras and odd art glass. We’ll have our parking lot full of unique art glass on Sunday, July 4, 2010, 9am-3pm. Crazy bargains for all!
SUNDAY MORNING: Admiral 4th of July Parade, 10 am – all kids welcome! – family activities follow at Hamilton Viewpoint Park (free, but refreshments cost $ as a fundraiser – details of the event here – also note that the new Admiral T-shirts and jackets will be available – details here)
SUNDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: Fourth of July Sale at Click! Design That Fits (WSB sponsor):
Need to pick up a host/hostess gift for that BBQ you’re heading to?
Sunday, July 4, we will be open from 10am until 3pm for a storewide sale: everything in stock is 20% – 50% off. Celebrate Independence Day with your local independent home furnishings and accessories store!
SUNDAY MORNING-AFTERNOON: West Seattle Farmers’ Market @ The Junction, 10 am-2 pm
SUNDAY AFTERNOON: Alki Lighthouse open for tours and gift shop, 1-4 pm
SUNDAY AFTERNOON: Organizations including the Southwest Seattle Historical Society present “This Place Matters” rally/photo op at Alki Homestead, details here, 1:30 pm, note that 61st SW will be closed in the Stevens-Alki block for this event
SUNDAY AFTERNOON: Kitty Harbor closed this weekend
SUNDAY AFTERNOON: No live music at C & P Coffee today, but they’re open 7 am-2 pm
SUNDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: Feedback Lounge closed for the 4th!
SUNDAY AFTERNOON-EVENING: Skylark Café and Club (WSB sponsor) closes at 3 pm (after 9 am-3 pm brunch)
SUNDAY NIGHT: Ladies Night at The Bohemian with bartender “Corner Inn Lynne,” 7 pm-midnight
SUNDAY NIGHT: “Oh My Darling!” karaoke at Talarico’s with Matthew Darling; here’s the Facebook event page, 10 pm
SUNDAY NIGHT: Lake Union fireworks, visible from many north-facing areas of West Seattle
SUNDAY NIGHT: Three Tree Point fireworks, visible from Arbor Heights and other southwestern parts of West Seattle
SUNDAY NIGHT: Vashon fireworks are over Quartermaster Harbor, and you should be able to see them from southwestern West Seattle too
MONDAY NOTES: See the WSB West Seattle Events calendar