West Seattle Event Calendar

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Green Stormwater Infrastructure and RainWise Celebration and Appreciation Event @ Peace Lutheran
Apr 27 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Green Stormwater Infrastructure and RainWise Celebration and Appreciation Event 

Thursday, April 27th, 4:30-6:30 at Peace Lutheran Church

Join us in celebrating the accomplishments of neighbors, congregations, government officials, contractors and community leaders in the Barton and Fauntleroy neighborhoods. Learn the effects of capturing storm water and protecting Puget Sound by addressing our combined sewer overflow challenges. Hear more about the success of the roadside rain gardens during heavy rains. See for yourself, the fabulous functioning of the multiple cisterns and rain gardens at Peace Lutheran and learn how you can be involved.

Sweet snacks and hot drinks provided, along with testimonials, images and stories from RainWise customers.

Appreciation and acknowledgement of all the great community work done in West Seattle. All are welcome!

King County’s RainWise program offers rebates for rain gardens and cisterns for eligible Seattle homeowners and is organizing this event.
The Green Infrastructure Partnership (GrIP) is a group of nonprofits, government agencies, community-based organizations, and businesses who deliver green solutions to stormwater pollution via education, technical assistance, and incentive programs.
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Cass Turnbull Memorial Dedication Ceremony @ South Seattle College Arboretum
Jun 10 @ 12:30 pm

Cass Turnbull Memorial Dedication Ceremony
South Seattle College Arboretum
6000 16th Ave SW, 98106 – North Entrance

This coming Saturday, June 10, at 12:30 p.m., the Arboretum Advisory Committee, Plant Amnesty and friends of the late Cass Turnbull will gather to dedicate a bronze plaque in her honor. The ceremony will take place at the base of the giant sequoia in the Sequoia Grove at the Arboretum. Van Bobbitt, retired SSC faculty member and a friend of Cass’, will be the emcee. Everyone is welcome to attend and pay their respects to this remarkable woman.

End of Summer Party! @ WS library @ West Seattle (Admiral) Branch Library
Aug 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

End of Summer Party! Monday, Aug. 17, 2017, 3- 4:30 pm.

Come celebrate the end of our summer of learning and fun with awards, games, and refreshments!All ages.

This program is part of the Library’s 2017 Summer of Learning program, Blast Off to Space! The Library is offering hundreds of free programs and activities for children and teens to keep youth engaged in reading and learning all summer long. The 2017 Summer of Learning program, Blast Off to Space! is funded by generous donations from The Seattle Public Library Foundation and Tableau.

Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact: West Seattle Branch online or 206-684-7444.

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

‘Be There’ Rally @ West Seattle Elementary School
Sep 6 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Full details in this WSB story – show up and greet, cheer, high-five West Seattle Elementary students arriving for the first day of school, to inspire them. Please come dressed for success.

C & P Backyard Thank You Party!!!! @ C & P Coffee Company
Jun 17 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

At (and from) C & P Coffee Company (WSB sponsor) June 17th, 3-7 pm:

This is a community event with food, music and fun! An opportunity for Pete and I to say thank you for helping us in our time of need.

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