West Seattle Event Calendar

Want your West Seattle event/meeting/performance to be listed here? Please send basic info AT LEAST ONE WEEK IN ADVANCE 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!

ADMIRAL THEATER SCHEDULE (updated link)

How to use this 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, usually including a map, plus a chance to post a comment/question.

Oct
16
Wed
2019
Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies @ Senior Center of West Seattle
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Terry’s “The Greatest Movies You’ve Never Heard Of”
Free Popcorn!

Showing 1:00 pm at the Senior Center of West Seattle, second floor, Nucor room. $1 members / $2 Non-members.

Wed. Sept. 11: The Reformer and the Redhead (1952)
-Dick Powell, June Allyson, David Wayne, Cecil Kellaway, Ray Collins (90m) ***

Wed. Sept. 18: You and Me (1938)
-George Raft, Harry Carey, Barton MacLane, Roscoe Karns (90m) ***

Wed. Sept 25: Backlash (1956)
-Donna Reed, Richard Widmark, William Campbell, Barton MacLane, Harry Morgan (84m) ***

Wed. Oct. 2: Gun Fury (1953)
-Donna Reed, Rock Hudson, Phil Carey, Lee Marvin, Neville Brand (83m)***

Wed. Oct. 9: Season of Passion (1959)
-Angela Lansbury, Anne Baxter, Ernest Borgnine, John Mills (93m) ****

Wed. Oct. 16: Juke Girl (1942)
-Ann Sheridan, Ronald Reagan, Alan Hale, Gene Lockhart, Howard da Silva (90m) ***

Wed. Oct. 23: The Guns of Fort Petticoat (1957)
-Audie Murphy, Kathryn Grant, Hope Emerson, Jeff Donnell (82m) ****

Wed.Oct. 30: The Wild and the Innocent (1959)
-Audie Murphy, Sandra Dee, Gilbert Roland, Jim Backus, Joanne Dru, Strother Martin (84m) ***

Oct
18
Fri
2019
Friday Afternoons at the Movies @ Senior Center of West Seattle
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Terry’s “The Greatest Movies You’ve Never Heard Of” – Free Popcorn!

Showing 1:00 pm to 3 pm at the Senior Center of West Seattle, second floor, Nucor room. $1 members / $2 Non-members.

Fri. Sept. 13: Unconquered (1947)
-Gary Cooper, Paulette Goddard, Boris Karloff, Ward Bond, Howard da Silva (146m) ****
Fri. Sept. 20: Houseboat (1958)
-Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer, Eduardo Ciannelli (110m) ****
Fri. Sept. 27: The Furies (1950)
-Barbara Stanwyck, Walter Huston, Gilbert Roland, Judith Anderson, Wendell Corey (109m) ****
Fri. Oct. 4: Trouble in Mind (1985)
-Keith Carradine, Divine, Lori Singer, Kris Kristofferson, Genevieve Bujold (111m) ****
Fri. Oct. 11: Notting Hill (1999)
-Hugh Grant, Julia Roberts, Rhys Ifans (123m) ****
Fri. Oct. 18: Dr. No (1962)
-Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Jack Lord, Joseph Wiseman, Bernard Lee (110m) ****
Fri. Oct. 25: Libeled Lady (1936)
-Jean Harlow, Spencer Tracy, Myrna Loy, William Powell (98m)****

Oct
19
Sat
2019
Spiders of the Duwamish @ Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Visit the longhouse for this FREE event just in time for Halloween! Join the Duwamish Longhouse and Seattle Parks Naturalists as we explore the spiders of the Duwamish River Valley. Come dispel the fear and learn more about one of nature’s greatest architects at this lecture and hike around the Duwamish Longhouse and neighboring parks!

WHEN: Saturday, October 19, 2019
1:00 PM 3:00 PM

WHERE: Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center

206.431.1852, dts@qwestoffice.net, www.duwamishtribe.org

Oct
23
Wed
2019
Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies @ Senior Center of West Seattle
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Terry’s “The Greatest Movies You’ve Never Heard Of”
Free Popcorn!

Showing 1:00 pm at the Senior Center of West Seattle, second floor, Nucor room. $1 members / $2 Non-members.

Wed. Sept. 11: The Reformer and the Redhead (1952)
-Dick Powell, June Allyson, David Wayne, Cecil Kellaway, Ray Collins (90m) ***

Wed. Sept. 18: You and Me (1938)
-George Raft, Harry Carey, Barton MacLane, Roscoe Karns (90m) ***

Wed. Sept 25: Backlash (1956)
-Donna Reed, Richard Widmark, William Campbell, Barton MacLane, Harry Morgan (84m) ***

Wed. Oct. 2: Gun Fury (1953)
-Donna Reed, Rock Hudson, Phil Carey, Lee Marvin, Neville Brand (83m)***

Wed. Oct. 9: Season of Passion (1959)
-Angela Lansbury, Anne Baxter, Ernest Borgnine, John Mills (93m) ****

Wed. Oct. 16: Juke Girl (1942)
-Ann Sheridan, Ronald Reagan, Alan Hale, Gene Lockhart, Howard da Silva (90m) ***

Wed. Oct. 23: The Guns of Fort Petticoat (1957)
-Audie Murphy, Kathryn Grant, Hope Emerson, Jeff Donnell (82m) ****

Wed.Oct. 30: The Wild and the Innocent (1959)
-Audie Murphy, Sandra Dee, Gilbert Roland, Jim Backus, Joanne Dru, Strother Martin (84m) ***

Oct
25
Fri
2019
Friday Afternoons at the Movies @ Senior Center of West Seattle
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Terry’s “The Greatest Movies You’ve Never Heard Of” – Free Popcorn!

Showing 1:00 pm to 3 pm at the Senior Center of West Seattle, second floor, Nucor room. $1 members / $2 Non-members.

Fri. Sept. 13: Unconquered (1947)
-Gary Cooper, Paulette Goddard, Boris Karloff, Ward Bond, Howard da Silva (146m) ****
Fri. Sept. 20: Houseboat (1958)
-Cary Grant, Sophia Loren, Martha Hyer, Eduardo Ciannelli (110m) ****
Fri. Sept. 27: The Furies (1950)
-Barbara Stanwyck, Walter Huston, Gilbert Roland, Judith Anderson, Wendell Corey (109m) ****
Fri. Oct. 4: Trouble in Mind (1985)
-Keith Carradine, Divine, Lori Singer, Kris Kristofferson, Genevieve Bujold (111m) ****
Fri. Oct. 11: Notting Hill (1999)
-Hugh Grant, Julia Roberts, Rhys Ifans (123m) ****
Fri. Oct. 18: Dr. No (1962)
-Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Jack Lord, Joseph Wiseman, Bernard Lee (110m) ****
Fri. Oct. 25: Libeled Lady (1936)
-Jean Harlow, Spencer Tracy, Myrna Loy, William Powell (98m)****

Oct
27
Sun
2019
Caspar Babypants before Fauntleroy Fall Festival @ Fauntleroy Schoolhouse
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Kickoff for Kindiependent series of kid-music performances at the schoolhouse twice a month through the winter.

Oct
30
Wed
2019
Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies @ Senior Center of West Seattle
Oct 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Terry’s “The Greatest Movies You’ve Never Heard Of”
Free Popcorn!

Showing 1:00 pm at the Senior Center of West Seattle, second floor, Nucor room. $1 members / $2 Non-members.

Wed. Sept. 11: The Reformer and the Redhead (1952)
-Dick Powell, June Allyson, David Wayne, Cecil Kellaway, Ray Collins (90m) ***

Wed. Sept. 18: You and Me (1938)
-George Raft, Harry Carey, Barton MacLane, Roscoe Karns (90m) ***

Wed. Sept 25: Backlash (1956)
-Donna Reed, Richard Widmark, William Campbell, Barton MacLane, Harry Morgan (84m) ***

Wed. Oct. 2: Gun Fury (1953)
-Donna Reed, Rock Hudson, Phil Carey, Lee Marvin, Neville Brand (83m)***

Wed. Oct. 9: Season of Passion (1959)
-Angela Lansbury, Anne Baxter, Ernest Borgnine, John Mills (93m) ****

Wed. Oct. 16: Juke Girl (1942)
-Ann Sheridan, Ronald Reagan, Alan Hale, Gene Lockhart, Howard da Silva (90m) ***

Wed. Oct. 23: The Guns of Fort Petticoat (1957)
-Audie Murphy, Kathryn Grant, Hope Emerson, Jeff Donnell (82m) ****

Wed.Oct. 30: The Wild and the Innocent (1959)
-Audie Murphy, Sandra Dee, Gilbert Roland, Jim Backus, Joanne Dru, Strother Martin (84m) ***

Nov
13
Wed
2019
Seattle Writes: Writing Circle With Hugo House @ West Seattle (Admiral) Library
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

At the West Seattle (Admiral) Library:

Drop by this writing circle, hosted by author Jeanine Walker, for writing exercises and motivation.

Attend free drop-in writing circles facilitated by established local writers from Hugo House! Bring something you’re working on, or just come ready to write. You will have the opportunity to share your work and get feedback – but only if you want to (no pressure!). You can also use this time to increase productivity on your current work in progress, surrounded by fellow writers. Open to all ages and genres of writing. Jeanine Walker will be facilitating the West Seattle Branch writing circles.

Jeanine Walker was a 2015 Jack Straw Writer and has published poems in Cimarron Review, Narrative, Pleiades, and Web Conjunctions. She holds a Ph.D. in Creative Writing from the University of Houston and teaches for Writers in the Schools.

Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Bring a laptop or pen and paper — and be ready to write!

The Seattle Writes series is made possible with the generous support of The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Find out more about Seattle Writes programs and resources here.

Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.

Dec
8
Sun
2019
Winter Wander Along Longfellow Creek @ Camp Long
Dec 8 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fall nature outings are open for registration now!  Sign up for the popular nighttime walks, bird tours, mushroom walks, and so much more…

Winter Wander Along Longfellow Creek at Camp Long.

Longfellow Creek is a major waterway in West Seattle. It is also a little piece of the wild in the middle of the city. Coho salmon migrate up this waterway; beavers build dams and lodges on this creek; owls hunt for food along this artery. Explore a portion of this urban wilderness with a Seattle Urban Nature Guide. Look for seasonal changes and get to know some of your wild neighbors.

Be prepared to do some hiking over uneven terrain on this program.

Ages 6 and older. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Everyone attending the program must be registered.

Meet the leader at the Camp Long Lodge.

Dec
11
Wed
2019
Seattle Writes: Writing Circle With Hugo House @ West Seattle (Admiral) Library
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

At the West Seattle (Admiral) Library:

Drop by this writing circle, hosted by author Jeanine Walker, for writing exercises and motivation.

Attend free drop-in writing circles facilitated by established local writers from Hugo House! Bring something you’re working on, or just come ready to write. You will have the opportunity to share your work and get feedback – but only if you want to (no pressure!). You can also use this time to increase productivity on your current work in progress, surrounded by fellow writers. Open to all ages and genres of writing. Jeanine Walker will be facilitating the West Seattle Branch writing circles.

Jeanine Walker was a 2015 Jack Straw Writer and has published poems in Cimarron Review, Narrative, Pleiades, and Web Conjunctions. She holds a Ph.D. in Creative Writing from the University of Houston and teaches for Writers in the Schools.

Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Bring a laptop or pen and paper — and be ready to write!

The Seattle Writes series is made possible with the generous support of The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Find out more about Seattle Writes programs and resources here.

Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.