Options for your West Seattle Saturday

(We probably won’t see The Mountain today. Friday photo, looking south along the Duwamish River, by Don Brubeck)

Many options for your Saturday, from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar:

HOLIDAY BAZAAR @ THE MOUNT: Second and final day of the holiday bazaar and bake sale at Providence Mount St. Vincent, 9 am-4 pm. (4831 35th SW)

DROP OFF DONATIONS FOR STANDING ROCK: As reported here last weekend, two West Seattleites are collecting donations to take to Standing Rock for the ongoing Native/Indigenous demonstrations aimed at changing an oil-pipeline route. If you are donating, today there are two places you can drop off items – the Westside Unitarian Universalist church (7141 California SW), 8 am-noon, and the Duwamish Tribe Longhouse (4705 W. Marginal Way SW), 10 am-5 pm.

HARBOR/AVALON/MANNING CLEANUP: Rain or shine, everyone’s invited to join neighbors and merchants, as previewed here earlier this week. Meet at 9 am in the Luna Park Café parking lot. (2918 SW Avalon)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, STUFFED CAKES: 6th anniversary for Stuffed Cakes, 10 am-3 pm, with free mini-cupcakes while they last and free face-painting to 1 pm – details in our calendar listing. (9003 35th SW)

OPEN HOUSE #1: 10 am-1 pm, Holy Rosary School has an open house for prospective families interested in its preschool-8th grade programs. (42nd SW/SW Genesee)

SOUTHWEST SEATTLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY GALA: 11 am-2 pm at Salty’s on Alki (WSB sponsor), the SW Seattle Historical Society‘s annual Champagne Gala Brunch, this year themed “Loving Our Landmarks.” Sold out, so this is just a reminder for those who have tickets – see the official program online for a preview of auction items and more. WSB is a media sponsor of the event. (1936 Harbor Ave. SW)

LONGFELLOW CREEK SALMON WATCH: Meet Puget Soundkeeper volunteers at 11:30 am at Dragonfly Pavilion to walk along the creek and look for salmon. (4107 28th SW)

BOOK LAUNCH: 2-4 pm at Click! Design That Fits (WSB sponsor), it’s the launch party for Michele Babb‘s new book “Anti-Inflammatory Eating for a Happy, Healthy Brain: 75 Recipes for Alleviating Depression, Anxiety, and Memory Loss.” She’s bringing recipe samples to taste, too! (4540 California SW)

HOLIDAY PREVIEW: 2-6 pm at Wyatt’s Jewelers (WSB sponsor) at Westwood Village, it’s “Bubbles and Bling,” with previews of holiday trends, including a rep from Gorjana – details in our calendar listing. (2600 SW Barton)

OPEN HOUSE #2: Community Acupuncture Project of West Seattle and other businesses invite you to stop in, 3-5 pm. Treats and freebies. (4545 44th SW)

DEATH CAFE: 5-7 pm, join neighbors and friends at Resting Waters to talk about the inevitable. As explained in our calendar listing, it’s not a support group, but truly meant to be a discussion. (9205 35th SW)

BOOKS & BRICKS FUNDRAISING DINNER: 5 pm at St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church, you’re invited to a fundraising dinner for a mission to Kenya – details in our calendar listing. (3050 California SW)

WEST SEATTLE LIONS’ OKTOBERFEST DINNER: 5:30 pm at the Senior Center of West Seattle, a community fundraiser, and you’re invited – see the menu and other details in our listing. (4217 SW Oregon)

WEST SEATTLE MEANINGFUL MOVIES: This month’s featured film is “Documented,” the story of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas.

Doors at Neighborhood House’s High Point Center open at 6:30, film at 7 pm, discussion afterward with Miriam Cervantes Gomez of the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project. (6400 Sylvan Way)

COFFEEHOUSE MUSIC: Tonight at C & P Coffee Company (WSB sponsor), it’s Bon-Fulton, 7-9 pm. (5612 California SW)

WEST SIDE GLORY: The queer variety show returns to The Skylark, doors open at 8 pm, show at 9 pm. Ticket info and more in our calendar listing. (3803 Delridge Way SW)

THE SLAGS: Live at Poggie Tavern in The Junction, starting at 9 pm. 21+. (4717 California SW)

DAYLIGHT-SAVING TIME ENDS: Tonight brings the end of Daylight-Saving Time- at 2 am Sunday, clocks “fall back” to 1 am.

1 Reply to "Options for your West Seattle Saturday"

  • sam-c November 7, 2016 (2:49 pm)

    What a gorgeous photo !        

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