West Seattle Event Calendar

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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
22
Tue
2019
Volunteer Forest Restoration Event @ (see listing)
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

You and your fellow volunteers will participate in fun, hands-on conservation work led by staff with DNDA’s Urban Forest Restoration Program. Restoration work includes removing invasive plants, planting native species, and mulching new plantings, depending on the restoration progress in each site. Work parties are often accompanied by live musicians, bringing the arts and nature together for our enjoyment!

October 5, 2019
Camp Long, 5200 35th Ave SW
October 8, 2019
College Street Ravine, 5050 SW College St, Seattle, WA 98116
October 12, 2019
Pigeon Point Site, 1901 SW Genesee St
October 15, 2019
Pigeon Point Site, 1901 SW Genesee St
October 22, 2019
Thistle Street Greenspace, 25th Ave SW and SW Thistle St
October 26, 2019
Delridge & Myrtle Site, 21st Ave SW and SW Myrtle St

You can sign up as an individual or register as a group, online in the event listings at: https://dnda.org/news/events/

What to Bring: Please dress appropriately with long pants, warm and dry layers, closed-toed shoes and rain gear as needed. Please bring a refillable water bottle and a lunch (if desired)

What We Provide: Tools, gloves, training and safety talk, a light granola bar snack and a jug of water.

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) ***

National Parks Concert at Benaroya Hall @ Benaroya Hall
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Northwest Symphony Orchestra (featuring West Seattleite Anthony Spain as conductor ) will collaborate with Washington’s National Parks to provide a spectacular visual and musical presentation/concert for the Seattle/West Seattle area. This is a unique and innovative concert that promises to be great fun for families.

The concert will  include The Musical Mountaineers (as featured on KOMO 4, KING 5 Television, and  in the October 2019 issue of Seattle Magazine).

The concert is scheduled to include:

  • An Outdoor Overture by Aaron Copland
  • Mount Takhoma (Mount Rainier) by Gregory Short
  • Selections with choirs/students from Highline School District
  • Winter (from the Four Seasons) by Antonio Vivaldi (featuring Kaia Selden violin soloist with visuals by Adrian Wyard)
  • Academic Festival Overture by Johannes Brahms
  • Enchanted Garden by Maurice Ravel
  • Lohengrin: Prelude to Act III by Richard Wagner
  • Liberty Fanfare by John Williams
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
26
Sat
2019
Volunteer Forest Restoration Event @ (see listing)
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

You and your fellow volunteers will participate in fun, hands-on conservation work led by staff with DNDA’s Urban Forest Restoration Program. Restoration work includes removing invasive plants, planting native species, and mulching new plantings, depending on the restoration progress in each site. Work parties are often accompanied by live musicians, bringing the arts and nature together for our enjoyment!

October 5, 2019
Camp Long, 5200 35th Ave SW
October 8, 2019
College Street Ravine, 5050 SW College St, Seattle, WA 98116
October 12, 2019
Pigeon Point Site, 1901 SW Genesee St
October 15, 2019
Pigeon Point Site, 1901 SW Genesee St
October 22, 2019
Thistle Street Greenspace, 25th Ave SW and SW Thistle St
October 26, 2019
Delridge & Myrtle Site, 21st Ave SW and SW Myrtle St

You can sign up as an individual or register as a group, online in the event listings at: https://dnda.org/news/events/

What to Bring: Please dress appropriately with long pants, warm and dry layers, closed-toed shoes and rain gear as needed. Please bring a refillable water bottle and a lunch (if desired)

What We Provide: Tools, gloves, training and safety talk, a light granola bar snack and a jug of water.

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) ***

Dec
13
Fri
2019
Nighttime at the Beach @ Me-Kwa-Mooks Beach West Seattle
Dec 13 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Enjoy a unique Salish Sea adventure. Bring a flashlight and join a Seattle Urban Nature Guide at Me-Kwa-Mooks beach for a captivating urban nature outing/tidepool exploration at night. Program starts at Emma Schmitz Viewpoint. Please wear shoes that can get wet and handle slippery surfaces and dress for the weather.

Ages 18 and up. Everyone attending must be registered for the program.