Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries & Waterfront Committee

Council ChambersSeattle City Hall, Floor 2600 Fourth AvenueSeattle Thursday, May 4, 2017, 9:30am Venue Location: City Hall, Council Chamber City Council Meeting Type: Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries, and Waterfront Event Types: City Council Meeting Agendas: Committee Meeting Agendas Committee Chair: Debora Juarez, [email protected], 206-684-8805 Councilmembers: Bruce A. Harrell, Kshama Sawant, Sally Bagshaw Neighborhoods: Downtown Commercial Core Audience: Adults, All Additional Information: Visiting City Hall […]

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Family Nature Walks

Washington Park Arboretum2300 Arboretum Dr ESeattle, WA 98112 Thursday, May 4, 2017, 9:30 – 11:30am Our weekly two-hour classes engage the sense with hands-on activities, learning stations, songs, stories, hikes and group games based around a theme that changes every week. Programs run rain or shine. Registration is required. Neighborhoods: Madison Park, Madrona/Leschi, Montlake/Portage Bay, University District Event […]

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Seattle, WA: The Problem Student Problem-Solver Workshop

Holiday Inn, 19621 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 9818819621 International BlvdSeattle, WA 98188 Thursday, May 4, 2017, 9:30am Got Problem Kids? Here's your Problem Student Problem-Solver Conference. You name the problems and this workshop delivers hundreds of immediate, problem-stopping answers. You will leave with innovative, more effective strategies for school failure, truancy, dropping out, work refusal, […]

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Selections from the Collection, in conjunction with Cherdonna Shinatra: Clock That Construct

Henry Art Gallery4100 15th Ave NESeattle, WA 98105 Thursday, May 4, 2017 This spring, the Henry will host Seattle-based artist Jody Kuehner/Cherdonna Shinatra for a month-long residency and series of performances titled Clock That Construct that confront and confuse social and cultural tropes that constitute the feminine. On view in conjunction with this presentation is […]

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Daniel Minter: Carvings

Northwest African American Museum2300 S Massachusetts StSeattle, WA 98144 Thursday, May 4, 2017 Daniel Minter: Carvings reveals the tactile method employed to resurface histories and folklore of the Black Diaspora. Painter, sculptor and illustrator Daniel Minter uses cultural iconography to represent the rich and complex heritage of the Black American South, which he connects to […]

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Between the Frames: The Frye Art Museum Collection After 1952

Frye Art Museum704 Terry AveSeattle, WA 98104 Thursday, May 4, 2017 This exhibition presents a selection of works that have joined the Frye Art Museum's collection since it opened in 1952. Highlighting celebrated favorites alongside seldom-viewed works, Between the Frames provides a unique chronology of the Museum’s sixty-five-year history. At its core, this exhibition asks: […]

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MOTHA and Chris E. Vargas present: Trans Hirstory in 99 Objects

Henry Art Gallery4100 15th Ave NESeattle, WA 98105 Thursday, May 4, 2017 This is the second iteration of Trans Hirstory in 99 Objects, an ongoing series of exhibitions organized by Chris E. Vargas, Executive Director of the Museum of Transgender Hirstory & Art. 99 Objects gathers archival materials and works by contemporary artists that narrate […]

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Marimekko, With Love exhibition

Nordic Heritage Museum3014 NW 67th StSeattle, WA 98117 Thursday, May 4, 2017 Nordic Heritage Museum is pleased to announce the upcoming exhibition Marimekko, With Love, opening March 10, 2017. Marimekko, With Love offers a retrospective look at the company’s mid-century origins and the role Marimekko played in shaping a new aesthetic and approach to living […]

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Edible City: A Delicious Journey

Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI)860 Terry Ave NSeattle, WA 98109 Thursday, May 4, 2017 In Seattle, food has always meant more than a meal. The city’s journey from the earliest oyster middens to the modern four-star restaurants is a reflection of Seattle’s geography, history, and people. MOHAI’s Edible City: A Delicious Journey serves up […]

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Design Review – 3406, 3416 & 3410 15th Ave W

Queen Anne Community Center1901 1st Ave WRoom 1 Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 8 – 9:30pm Land Use Application to allow: 3023582: two, four-unit townhouse structures (total of eight units) in an environmentally critical area. Surface parking for five vehicles to be provided on site. 3024407: two townhouse structures, one three-unit and one four-unit (total of seven units) […]

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Israel Story: "Herzl 48" Radio Show

Stroum Jewish Community Center3801 E Mercer WayMercer Island, WA 98040 Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 7:30 – 9:30pm Called “the Israeli This American Life,” by NPR radio host Ira Glass (who should know – he’s the host of This American Life), Israel Story is an award-winning radio show that showcases the diversity and complexity of everyday Israelis. They’re […]

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Orlando

Glenn Hughes Penthouse TheatreNE 45th St & 17th Ave NE & University PkwySeattle, WA 98105 Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 7:30pm Adapted by Sarah Ruhl From the novel by Virginia Woolf Directed by L. Zane Jones Orlando is a handsome, young English nobleman favored by queens and princesses. The poem he’s trying to write isn’t going […]

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Bicycle Advisory Board

Seattle Municipal Tower, Room 4050700 5th AveSeattle, WA Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 6 – 8pm Building/Room #: Seattle Municipal Tower, Room 4050 Event Types: Public Outreach and Engagement Neighborhoods: Citywide Department/Organization: Transportation Audience: All Department: Transportation Phone: (206) 684-5000 Office Location: Suite 3900 Website: www.seattle.gov… Contact: Nicole Freedman Contact Phone: 206-552-4085 Contact Email: [email protected] More info: www.seattle.gov… Source link

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Disaster Book Club: Zeitoun

Greenwood Branch Library8016 Greenwood Ave NSeattle, WA 98103 Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 6 – 7:30pm Our April 2017 pick is Dave Eggrs' "Zeitoun," which follows the story of Syrian-American Abdularaham Zeitoun and his journey from survivor to hero to prisoner in the immediate days following Hurricane Katrina and the destruction of New Orleans. Our event will explore […]

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Civic Cocktail, May 3rd: Social Justice

Tom Douglas Palace Ballroom2100 5th AveSeattle, WA 98121 Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 5:30 – 7pm Event Description: Lindy West, columnist at The Guardian and contributor to This American Life, sits down with Civic Cocktail host Joni Balter May 3rd to discuss pop culture, humor and social justice in the current political climate., Second Segment TBA, Doors Open at […]

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Seattle Public Utilities Solid Waste Advisory Committee

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 5:30 – 7:30pm The purpose of Seattle Public Utilities Community Advisory Committees is to provide input and analysis on Departmental issues (policy choices, programs and projects) and to help ensure SPU policies and services are serving all Seattle communities. Venue: Seattle Municipal Tower Address: 700 5th Avenue, Seattle WA 98104 Building/Room #: Room 4901 Event Types: Boards […]

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Seattle Youth Commission Meeting

Seattle City Hall – 3rd Floor Room 370600 4th Ave SSeattle, WA 98104 Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 4:30 – 6pm Building Name / Room Number / Site: 3rd Floor Meeting Room (Rm 370) Event Description: This is the Youth Commission regular bi-weekly meeting. Neighborhoods: Citywide DON Programs: Seattle Youth Commission Event Types: Boards & Commissions, Youth Audience: Teen Sponsoring Organization: Seattle Department of Neighborhoods […]

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Magnuson – Mobile Customer Service Center

Magnuson Community Center7110 62nd Ave NESeattle, WA 98115 Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 4 – 6pm The Mobile Customer Service Center helps the City of Seattle engage communities, conduct outreach and provide services to currently underserved neighborhoods. Mobile customer service representatives: Provide information and referrals to City and human services. Enter online service requests. Issue pet licenses. Process […]

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HOMEWORK HELP – Douglas Truth Library

Douglass-Truth Branch2300 E. Yesler WaySeattle, WA 98122 Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 4 – 7:30pm Please join us for Homework Help at Douglas Truth Branch! Volunteers will assist students on a drop-in basis throughout the school year, with the exception of school holidays. These super volunteers provide support and encouragement to students and are especially good at helping […]

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Landmarks Preservation Board

City Hall600 4th AveSeattle WA Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 3:30 – 5:30pm Building Name / Room Number / Site: City Hall, Boards and Commissions Room, L280 Event Description: Landmarks Preservation Board meeting Neighborhoods: Citywide DON Programs: Historic Preservation Event Types: Boards & Commissions Audience: Adults Contact: Melinda Bloom Contact Phone: 684-0228 Contact Email: [email protected] Pre-Register: No Cost: Free DON Agendas: Landmarks Preservation Board ARC, Landmarks Preservation Board More Agenda […]

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