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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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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David B. Williams And Mary Ann Gwinn Discuss “Homewaters” 6:00 pm
David B. Williams And Mary Ann Gwinn Discuss “Homewaters” @ Online (see listing)
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for a conversation about the human and natural histories in, on, and around Puget Sound. Click here to register via EventBrite. David B. Williams will discuss his new book Homewaters: A Human 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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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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Virtual Writers Read 2:00 pm
Virtual Writers Read @ Online (see listing)
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for a monthly reading series featuring an open mic and selected author readings from local writers. Registration is required. Click here to register on our partner’s website. Local writers will read from their[...]
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Jewell Parker Rhodes Discusses “Magic City” 6:00 pm
Jewell Parker Rhodes Discusses “Magic City” @ Online (see listing)
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for a conversation reflecting on the 100th anniversary of one of the most heinous tragedies in American history—the 1921 burning of Greenwood, an affluent black section of Tulsa, Oklahoma. Registration required. Click here[...]
Virtual Write with Hugo House: Seattle Writes 6:00 pm
Virtual Write with Hugo House: Seattle Writes @ Online (see listing)
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
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. Registration required. To receive the link for this event, please click[...]
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Words, Writers and Southwest Stories: David Williams: “Homewaters: A Human and Natural History of Puget Sound” 6:00 pm
Words, Writers and Southwest Stories: David Williams: “Homewaters: A Human and Natural History of Puget Sound” @ Online (see listing)
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
‘Words, Writers & SouthWest Stories,’ a historically-based speaker series of the Southwest Seattle Historical Society, is excited to announce that it is hosting David Williams for a live Zoom presentation on Thursday, May 13 at[...]
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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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El Club Latino Virtual 3:00 pm
El Club Latino Virtual @ Online (see listing)
May 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
La discusión se llevará a cabo completamente en español a través de la plataforma de reuniones en línea WebEx. El espacio es limitado. Por favor, haga clic aquí para inscribirse. Por favor, haga clic aquí[...]
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Clarion West & Seattle Writes Presents Beyond Afrofuturism: Black Editors And Publishers In Speculative Fiction 1:00 pm
Clarion West & Seattle Writes Presents Beyond Afrofuturism: Black Editors And Publishers In Speculative Fiction @ Online (see listing)
May 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Clarion West and Seattle Writes presents Beyond Afrofuturism: Power in Publishing: Publishers Roundtable. Registration required. Click here to register on our partner’s website. Beyond Afrofuturism: Black Editors and Publishers in Speculative Fiction Join us for[...]
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Clarion West & Seattle Writes Presents Beyond Afrofuturism: Black Editors And Publishers In Speculative Fiction 7:00 pm
Clarion West & Seattle Writes Presents Beyond Afrofuturism: Black Editors And Publishers In Speculative Fiction @ Online (see listing)
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Clarion West and Seattle Writes presents Beyond Afrofuturism: Zines and Magazines: Expanding Worlds in Speculative Fiction. Registration required. Click here to register on our partner’s website. Beyond Afrofuturism: Black Editors and Publishers in Speculative Fiction[...]
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The A. Scott Bullitt Lecture In American History Presents Michelle Duster 6:00 pm
The A. Scott Bullitt Lecture In American History Presents Michelle Duster @ Online (see listing)
May 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
In 1862, Ida B. Wells was born enslaved in Holly Springs, Mississippi. In 2020, she won a Pulitzer Prize. Join us to hear Michelle Duster discuss the impact of this iconic woman. Registration required. Click[...]
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Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists
Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists @ Lincoln Park (beach) & Alki south beach
May 26 all-day
(Note: Beach Naturalist events occur between 10 am and 4 pm. Each day /event time varies with the tide and lasts about 2 hours. Low tide usually falls in the middle of the hours listed.) Join[...]
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Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists
Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists @ Lincoln Park (beach) & Alki south beach
May 27 all-day
(Note: Beach Naturalist events occur between 10 am and 4 pm. Each day /event time varies with the tide and lasts about 2 hours. Low tide usually falls in the middle of the hours listed.) Join[...]
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Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists
Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists @ Lincoln Park (beach) & Alki south beach
May 28 all-day
(Note: Beach Naturalist events occur between 10 am and 4 pm. Each day /event time varies with the tide and lasts about 2 hours. Low tide usually falls in the middle of the hours listed.) Join[...]
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Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists
Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists @ Lincoln Park (beach) & Alki south beach
May 29 all-day
(Note: Beach Naturalist events occur between 10 am and 4 pm. Each day /event time varies with the tide and lasts about 2 hours. Low tide usually falls in the middle of the hours listed.) Join[...]
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Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists
Explore the beach at low tide with Beach Naturalists @ Lincoln Park (beach) & Alki south beach
May 30 all-day
(Note: Beach Naturalist events occur between 10 am and 4 pm. Each day /event time varies with the tide and lasts about 2 hours. Low tide usually falls in the middle of the hours listed.) Join[...]
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