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At the High Point Branch: Learn how to draw/paint an orca whale with Haida artist Sondra S. Segundo. Registration is required.
Learn about the powerful relationship between the Haida people and the Orca and how to draw a formline orca step by step. Segundo will also read from her book, Killer Whale Eyes. For all ages.
This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Splash! Adventures with Water, which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this summer. You can pick up a Summer Action Guide at any Library location.
Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is required. Online registration for this program opens two weeks before the program starts and closes three business days before the program date. Make changes to your registration after that date by calling or visiting the branch.
Contact Info: High Point Branch 206-684-7454
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.
Join Maari Falsetto, owner of Inner Alchemy, and Marc Lainhart, The Intutitive Prospector, for Forest Fridays!
This is a free community event to get out together and enjoy our beautiful northwest nature with a hike, meditation and some Qi Gong. We will meet at Inner Alchemy at 8am and return around 2pm. Pack a lunch, water, gear and a Discover pass for parking.
Specific details will be provided to all who register.
“The Mountains are Calling and I Must Go.” -John Muir
Contact Inner Alchemy to register.
LATINO CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS
Each celebration will be headlined by Paraguayan singer and dancer Deseo Carmin bringing her unique blend of Latin rhythms, modern Latin jazz and flamenco-influenced music and dance, accompanied by the amazing guitarist Stoma Andrei. Also featuring a performance piece Aqua, written and performed by Venezuelan Milivia Pacheco and directed by Fernando Luna, exploring the Afro-Latina experience and their connection to water.
Families are encouraged to bring a picnic and enjoy these evenings of music, dance and poetry.
Saturday, August 25, 2018 – 2-5 pm
Bus Tour of Sacred Duwamish Sights
With world famous historian David M. Buerge and author of the acclaimed
biography Chief Seattle and the Town That Took His Name
(Seattle: Sasquatch Books, 2017).
Seating is limited.
Tickets are $40 per person.
Reservations by August 1st.
Be sure to not miss this unique event.
First Lutheran Church of West Seattle
At the Senior Center of West Seattle:
Taste of Mexico Luncheon Tuesday, August 28, 11:45 am–12:30 pm. Come enjoy the sights and sounds of Mexico as we enjoy great food, drinks, and entertainment from south of the border!
Chicken enchiladas, rice & beans from Puerto Vallarta restaurant with Francisco’s flan for dessert.
$4 Margaritas available at the bar! Entertainment by accordionist/pianist Eduardo Alarcon.
Raffle prizes! Free to members with a birthday in August. RSVP by Friday, August 24th, please.
Call 206 932-4044 ext. 1
$5 suggested donation for those 60 & over
$10 for those under 60
Reservations required. RSVP by August 24th. 206-932-4044 x1 to register.