West Seattle Event Calendar

*6/29/20 NOTE: We’re ramping the calendar back to some level of usefulness, as more events continue being planned, both online and in-person, so let us know if you have something coming up that’s open to the public!*

Want your West Seattle event/meeting/etc. to be listed here? Please send basic info to westseattleblog@gmail.com – thanks! Please include full details AS PLAIN TEXT IN YOUR E-MAIL, *not* in an attached doc/poster/flyer/etc. A web link for more info helps too. Thank you!

USING THE CALENDAR: Mouse over any entry to show the “plus” sign at right; click it to expand the item for more info without leaving this page; click “read more” for the FULL listing./question.

Benefit yard sale
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Virtual Arts for 50+ Landscape Poetry @ Online (see listing)
Sep 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Landscape Poetry with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required.

Register on the Silver Kite website.
Please enter ‘SPL2020‘ to access the website.

During this workshop, we’ll explore the settings which hold special meaning through reminiscence activities. We’ll sing songs that recollect and songs we remember. We’ll share personal stores and, together, create a mural of landscape memories – captured in visual images, words and phrases.

Facilitated by Bobbi Kidder.

What you’ll need: paper, pen or pencil.

We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations.

Benefit yard sale
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
She Traveled Solo: Strong Women in the Early 20th Century @ Online
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm

Thursday, October 1, 2020, 7 p.m.

Online program: She Traveled Solo: Strong Women in the Early 20th Century

The Woman’s Century Club, The Steamer Virginia V Foundation, and Humanities Washington are pleased to present Port Townsend scholar Tessa Hulls for an online talk on some fascinating women in the early 20th century – explorers, mountaineers, and even a circus performer. Hulls tells the stories of women who defied expectations and embarked on unprecedented journeys, enhancing her talk with historical photographs, primary documents, and hand-drawn illustrations.

Cost: Free and open to the public! Pre-registration required.

This is a virtual event. After registering, participants will receive a confirmation email with instructions.

Registration link:

Questions: Contact Debra Alderman at debra@virginiav.org