West Seattle Event Calendar

*NOTE: We’ve ramped 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.

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Virtual Arts For 50+ Paper Flowers 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Paper Flowers @ Online (see listing)
May 1 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Paper Flowers with SilverKite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Learn basic techniques to transform paper into beautiful blossoms. Paper flowers can be as fancy or playful as your[...]
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34th District Legislators’ Town Hall 1:00 pm
34th District Legislators’ Town Hall @ Online (see listing)
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us for a readout from the 2021 Legislative Session. Rep. Pramila Jayapal, State Senator Joe Nguyen, Rep. Eileen Cody and Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon will provide highlights from the session. Submit questions via Google form[...]
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Pop-Up Blood Donation Drive 10:00 am
Pop-Up Blood Donation Drive @ Salty's at Alki
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The BloodworkNW’s pop-up blood donation drive will be located in the Lower level Alki Room at Salty’s on Alki (WSB sponsor) from 10 am to 5 pm. Appointments are required in order to donate at[...]
Virtual Arts For 50+ Memoir Writing 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Memoir Writing @ Online (see listing)
May 3 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Memoir Writing with SilverKite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Join us in this interactive, creative nonfiction writing workshop and learn basic strategies for capturing your life stories and[...]
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Colleen Echohawk campaign Town Hall 7:00 pm
Colleen Echohawk campaign Town Hall @ Online (see listing)
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm
A neighborhood town hall with Colleen Echohawk, candidate for Seattle mayor.This livestream event will be an opportunity for Admiral and Alki area residents to share their thoughts and ideas about the direction of adjacent neighborhoods[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Bollywood Dance 10:30 am
Virtual Arts For 50+ Bollywood Dance @ Online (see listing)
May 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Bollywood Dance with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Learn dances featured in films from India – the largest moviemaking capital in the world. Bollywood is the[...]
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Virtual Workshop: Creating a LinkedIn Profile 10:00 am
Virtual Workshop: Creating a LinkedIn Profile @ Online (see listing)
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
LinkedIn is a powerful professional networking tool that can help you research career pathways, connect with people doing the kind of work that interests you, and learn about job opportunities. This workshop will introduce you[...]
Grow [Ing] Up: A Literary Series About Growing Pains 6:30 pm
Grow [Ing] Up: A Literary Series About Growing Pains @ Online (see listing)
May 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us for the third in a series of events, curated by writer D.A. Navoti, that examine the highs and lows of growing up. Registration required. Click here to register. In this new five-part series,[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Beginning Watercolors 10:30 am
Virtual Arts For 50+ Beginning Watercolors @ Online (see listing)
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Beginning Watercolors with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Learn basic watercolor techniques by exploring color and color mixing. Supplies needed: watercolors, brush, cup of water, pencil,[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Introduction To Pastels 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Introduction To Pastels @ Online (see listing)
May 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Beginning Watercolors with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Learn basic watercolor techniques by exploring color and color mixing. Supplies needed: watercolors, brush, cup of water, pencil,[...]
Free food at Greater Seattle Fil-Am SDA Church 2:00 pm
Free food at Greater Seattle Fil-Am SDA Church
May 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Greater Seattle Filipino-American SDA Church is offering free food boxes again this Saturday, 2-4 pm. Just show up at 2620 SW Kenyon.Share This
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Pop-Up Blood Donation Drive 10:00 am
Pop-Up Blood Donation Drive @ Salty's at Alki
May 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The BloodworkNW’s pop-up blood donation drive will be located in the Lower level Alki Room at Salty’s on Alki (WSB sponsor) from 10 am to 5 pm. Appointments are required in order to donate at[...]
Virtual Arts For 50+ Indian Cooking 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Indian Cooking @ Online (see listing)
May 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Indian Cooking with SilverKite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Make Indian Cumin (Jeera) Biscuits and Masala Chai. Jeera biscuits are sweet, salty, crispy, crunchy and crumbly Indian bakery[...]
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Pop-Up Blood Donation Drive 9:00 am
Pop-Up Blood Donation Drive @ Salty's at Alki
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The BloodworkNW’s pop-up blood donation drive will be located in the Lower level Alki Room at Salty’s on Alki (WSB sponsor) from 9 am to 4 pm. Appointments are required in order to donate at[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Senior Social Hour 10:30 am
Virtual Arts For 50+ Senior Social Hour @ Online (see listing)
May 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Senior Social Hour with Silver Kite. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Join us for an hour of conversation, play, and connection. For older adults 50+. We can provide accommodations for people[...]
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Virtual Workshop: Building Your Social Network Through LinkedIn 3:00 pm
Virtual Workshop: Building Your Social Network Through LinkedIn @ Online (see listing)
May 13 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
You have taken the time to build an amazing LinkedIn Profile with a great photo, your resume, skills and interests. Registration required. Click here to register. This workshop will discuss some of the many ways[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Writing Poetry 10:30 am
Virtual Arts For 50+ Writing Poetry @ Online (see listing)
May 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Writing Poetry with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Do you like writing poetry? During this session, try some writing exercises focused on crafting poems reflective of[...]
Highland Park Elementary grab-n-go free food 2:00 pm
Highland Park Elementary grab-n-go free food
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pick up a box of free food at Highland Park Elementary, drive-up/walk-up, first-come first-served, while it lasts. Co-sponsored by Together Washington & family-support worker Dominique Pie.Share This
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Sale benefiting PAWS Walk 9:00 am
Sale benefiting PAWS Walk @ Midblock on SW 107th between 35th and 37th
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sale will be held Saturday 9 AM-3 PM, Sunday 10 AM- 2 PM on SW107th, mid-block between 35th and 37th, will have signs out with address. All Proceeds from the sale will go directly to[...]
Virtual Workshop: Self-Care During COVID 1:00 pm
Virtual Workshop: Self-Care During COVID @ Online (see listing)
May 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Many of us feel different, strange, and just not ourselves during the pandemic. Registration required. Click here to register. Join West Seattle-based mental health professional Sara Dunham, LMHCA, to discuss contributing factors, why it’s perfectly[...]
Virtual Arts For 50+ Puppet Making 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Puppet Making @ Online (see listing)
May 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Puppet Making with SilverKite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Create characters from your recycling bin. Build puppets out of paper towel rolls, egg containers, and other recyclables. We’ll[...]
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Sale benefiting PAWS Walk 10:00 am
Sale benefiting PAWS Walk @ Midblock on SW 107th between 35th and 37th
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sale will be held Saturday 9 AM-3 PM, Sunday 10 AM- 2 PM on SW107th, mid-block between 35th and 37th, will have signs out with address. All Proceeds from the sale will go directly to[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Songwriting 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Songwriting @ Online (see listing)
May 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Songwriting with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Bollywood Dance 10:30 am
Virtual Arts For 50+ Bollywood Dance @ Online (see listing)
May 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Bollywood Dance with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Learn dances featured in films from India – the largest moviemaking capital in the world. Bollywood is the[...]
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Virtual Workshop: Career Exploration 3:00 pm
Virtual Workshop: Career Exploration @ Online (see listing)
May 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
What career will fit you best? Registration required. Click here to register. Career exploration is the process of researching, evaluating, and learning about work opportunities and researching what it takes to pursue a particular field,[...]
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Spring Social: A Season Long Inclusion Festival! 11:00 am
Spring Social: A Season Long Inclusion Festival! @ Online (see listing)
May 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Join us on the 4th Saturday of every month via Zoom for programs like Yoga, cooking, crafts, sports, and other hands on fun for children of all ages and abilities. Registration required. Click here to[...]
Virtual Arts For 50+ Sip And Paint Acrylics 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Sip And Paint Acrylics @ Online (see listing)
May 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Sip and Paint Acrylics with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Join us for a step-by-step painting workshop. Grab a beverage of your choice and spend an[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Dances Of The 20th Century 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Dances Of The 20th Century @ Online (see listing)
May 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Dances of the 20th Century with SilverKite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. From the Lindy Hop and Charleston to Motown and Hip-hop, it’s been quite a century. Dance[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Senior Social Hour 10:30 am
Virtual Arts For 50+ Senior Social Hour @ Online (see listing)
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Senior Social Hour with Silver Kite. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Join us for an hour of conversation, play, and connection. For older adults 50+. We can provide accommodations for people[...]
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Virtual Workshop: Mock Interview (Technique & Practice) 3:00 pm
Virtual Workshop: Mock Interview (Technique & Practice) @ Online (see listing)
May 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gain feedback to sharpen your interview skills. Sign up to receive feedback on your interviewing skills. Registration required. Click here to register. The first half of the workshop will consist of techniques to answering various[...]
Virtual Workshop: Mock Interviews 3:00 pm
Virtual Workshop: Mock Interviews @ Online (see listing)
May 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gain feedback to sharpen your interview skills. Sign up to receive feedback on your interviewing skills. Registration required. Click here to register. The first half of the workshop will consist of techniques to answering various[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Storytelling 10:30 am
Virtual Arts For 50+ Storytelling @ Online (see listing)
May 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Storytelling with SilverKite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. During this workshop, we’ll explore how to generate, structure, and tell personal life stories to share with family and friends.[...]
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Virtual Arts For 50+ Visual Journaling 1:30 pm
Virtual Arts For 50+ Visual Journaling @ Online (see listing)
May 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Visual Journaling with SilverKite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Register on the Silver Kite website. Do you keep a journal? During this interactive workshop, we’ll explore ways to record daily experiences and memories by[...]
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