On the List | Capitol Hill Arts Walk, Velocity’s Next Fest, fundraisers, craft fairs

Conservatory red text highThursday’s Blitz Capitol Hill Arts Walk 30+ events and shows this month include the unveiling of this year’s Stars on Broadway at Broadway and John, a Holiday in Volunteer Park and the third annual Star Wars-themed show at Ltd. Gallery. Additional Thursday highlights:

  • Pound Arts‘  25th Anniversary Party with arts, crafts, tattoos, guide pups(!).
  • john osgood at poco wine and spiritsVermillion features work by artists who have lived — or slept with people who have lived — in the iconic Laurelton apartment building. You probably know someone who knows someone who’s in this show.
  • Collage x 4:  at Americana, at Cloud Gallery in Frame Central, at True Love Gallery and Tattoo, and at Bluebird Ice Cream (hosted by Hollow Earth Radio).
  • Affordable art and small works: Retrofit Home‘s 9th year of Hundred and Under show and the Holiday Miniature Art Extravaganza at Ghost Gallery.

GP Pardon a PUp PicIn the mood to party for the greater good? Choices!  Festibus! benefit for Washington Bus at the Bullitt Center on Thursday, Pardon a Pup benefit for shelter dogs at Sam’s Tavern on Friday,  and Wonderland benefit for Urban Artworks at Love City Love on Friday.

next fest velocityVelocity Dance Center’s annual Next Fest, featuring fresh new voices in contemporary dance from the region, culminates this weekend with performances Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The program “unveils fierce new work by GENDER TENDER, Coleman Pester/Tectonic Marrow Society, Nathan Blackwell, Dylan Ward and Alana O Rogers with installations by Matt Drews + Coulliette [the Pendleton House], kt Shores + Lexi Hamill.

wonderlandSeveral holiday craft gift shops are popping up on the Hill this weekend, including Canoe Social Club’s Bizarre Bazaar, a holiday art fair at Vermillion, Holiday Bazar Gnar at The In, and the NEST pop-up boutique on Bellevue Ave.

Healthcare enrollment help: If you haven’t yet signed up for healthcare coverage and want to ask questions and get help, trained “assisters” will be at Gay City Health Project on Saturday 10am – 12pm. Although the deadline has been extended into 2014, you’ll need to enroll by December 23rd for your coverage to start on January 1.

On Sunday, bring your memories to Canterbury Ale and Eats for the “Last Canterbury Knight ever” before this 15th Ave watering hole is reincarnated.

Check the CHS Calendar for more.

November 2014

Dine Around Seattle
Nov 2 – Nov 29 all-day #drinks deal Food
Dine Around Seattle runs November 2 through November 30. Three course prix-fixe dinner menus are offered for $33, with many offering lunch for $18, Sundays [...]
Greek Pastry and more Bake Sale !
Nov 19 – Nov 21 all-day greek food
I’ts that time of the year to order some Greek Goodies for the holidays. Click to browser our delicious selection of Greek Pastries and more! [...]
Seattle Turkish Film Festival @ SIFF Film Center /SIFF Cinema Uptown /UW Kane Hall
Seattle Turkish Film Festival @ SIFF Film Center /SIFF Cinema Uptown /UW Kane Hall
Nov 20 – Nov 23 all-day film festival foreign film movie viewing
Seattle Turkish Film Festival 2014 10 movies- English Subtitles http://www.stff.org http://www.siff.net/cinema/visiting-programs/2014-seattle-turkish-film-festival Related
Donum @ The Project Room
Donum @ The Project Room | Seattle | Washington | United States
Nov 21 @ 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
donum is an annual contemporary art and fashion charitable event. Featuring high quality, artful products made by selected notable local designers, donum brings together a [...]
Parent’s Night Out @ Seattle Amistad School
Parent's Night Out @ Seattle Amistad School
Nov 21 @ 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Drop your children off at Seattle Amistad School for a night of fun, and enjoy a relaxing evening before the holidays begin! While enjoying your [...]
WEST AFRICA LIVE! A Festival of Music, Food & Dance @ Town Hall Seattle
Nov 21 @ 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Africa festival Food International music
Gambia Health Education Liaison Project (GambiaHELP) presents WEST AFRICA LIVE! – a celebration of West African arts and culture. Experience exhilarating music and dance, sample [...]
BAIT Seattle Opens @ BAIT Seattle
BAIT Seattle Opens @ BAIT Seattle
Nov 22 all-day
BAIT, a Los Angeles-based footwear and apparel boutique, opens its fourth location and first Seattle outpost in the former Platinum Records space on E Pike [...]
Last night on E Pike for The Lobby Bar @ The Lobby Bar | Seattle | Washington | United States
Nov 22 all-day
The Lobby Bar, a bastion of LGBTQ nightlife smack in the heart of Pike/Pine, is leaving its E Pike birthplace and taking the next step [...]
James Bartholomew Lecture @ Seattle Asian Art Museum
James Bartholomew Lecture @ Seattle Asian Art Museum
Nov 22 @ 8:30 AM
Saturday University New Worlds of Science: The Heritage of East Asia Lecture Series, presented by the GARDNER CENTER FOR ASIAN ART AND IDEAS, in partnership [...]
Funky Turns 40 at the Northwest African American Museum @ Northwest African American Museum
Nov 22 @ 10:00 AM
This special touring exhibition commemorates the 40th anniversaries of 1970s Saturday morning cartoons that featured positive black characters for the first time in television history. [...]
Cranksgiving 2014 @ Starts at Gas Works Park Gas Works Park
Cranksgiving 2014 @ Starts at Gas Works Park Gas Works Park | Seattle | Washington | United States
Nov 22 @ 10:30 AM
Cranksgiving is a food drive scavenger hunt by bike exploring some of Seattle’s most unique food vendors and grocery stores to gather food for Rainier [...]
Donum @ The Project Room
Donum @ The Project Room | Seattle | Washington | United States
Nov 22 @ 1:00 PM – 7:00 PM
donum is an annual contemporary art and fashion charitable event. Featuring high quality, artful products made by selected notable local designers, donum brings together a [...]
Thanksgiving Wines From Here and There @ Madrona Wine Merchants
Nov 22 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
This time of year the question arises what to serve with Thanksgiving Dinner. There is advice in every newspaper and magazine you happen to open. [...]
NAAMTASTIC Voyage House Party! @ Northwest African American Museum
NAAMTASTIC Voyage House Party! @ Northwest African American Museum | Seattle | Washington | United States
Come celebrate our new exhibit: Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution. Tickets on Sale Now through the Stranger. DJ Riz Rollins, DJ Sassy Black, DJ [...]
Upbeat on Jackson @ Ernestine Anderson Place
Upbeat on Jackson @ Ernestine Anderson Place
Nov 22 @ 7:30 PM Brass Concert Free Jazz music
The Low Income Housing Institute (LIHI) and Seattle Department of Neighborhoods are pleased to announce the next show in the Upbeat on Jackson Community Concert [...]
Volunteer for Thanksgiving Drive @ Old Field Roast Warehouse
Volunteer for Thanksgiving Drive @ Old Field Roast Warehouse | Seattle | Washington | United States
Every year the YWCA provides Thanksgiving Baskets for families in our community who are in need. On Monday November, 24th we are looking for volunteers [...]
Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market @ Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market
Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market @ Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market | Seattle | Washington | United States
Nov 23 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
The Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market supports Washington’s small family farmers by creating a vibrant neighborhood farmers market.  Located outside the Seattle Central Community College, the Market runs year-round [...]
Sunday Sippers Wine Tasting. @ Madrona Wine Merchants
Sunday Sippers Wine Tasting. @ Madrona Wine Merchants | Seattle | Washington | United States
Nov 23 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
It’s Sunday Sipper time at Madrona Wine Merchants — come see what two lovelies that Mark is sampling this Sunday. There is always a surprise [...]
Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra @ Benaroya Hall
Nov 23 @ 3:00 PM
Seattle Youth Symphony presents the world premiere composition by 17 year-old cellist Peter Lawson. This is part of the new initiative to introduce emerging composers [...]
Older Barolo Special Wine Tasting @ Madrona Wine Merchants
Older Barolo Special Wine Tasting @ Madrona Wine Merchants
Nov 23 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
We like wines that have been aged and are at their peak when we pull the cork. The problem is that unless you have a [...]

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