On the List | Spring, Savoy Swing Jam, bus and coffee meetings, Cuff turns 21, animal rights documentary

Happy vernal equinox!
      

ssj-2014-ad-front-01The Savoy Swing Jam takes over Century Ballroom Friday and Saturday with free classes, family friendly events, and  competitive dancing.

Friday night check out the Movie-Trivia-Bingo-Cabaret and More Night, with, you know, all the activities in the title. The event is free and all ages. Doors at 7pm. Saturday offers two free 45-minute dance classes, see the event site for the full schedule.

Three community/civic events are scheduled at times you can actually make without skipping your day job. Both topics are near and dear to many Hillites of the Capitol and First varieties: coffee and Metro bus funding… and First Hill:

564151_665949520113695_1552234824_nBarverseries this weekend: The Pine Box on Thursday celebrates 2 years, and on Saturday The Cuff — the grand leather daddy of Seattle  — celebrates 21 years. Buy it some shots!

Saturday night at Volunteer Park’s Seattle Asian Art Museum, filmmaker Liz Marshall will be on hand to present her new work, The Ghosts in the Machine — a documentary that “illuminates the lives of individual animals living within and rescued from the machine of our modern world.”

Want psychic communication with your cat? Your dog? A wild animal? Head to Rainbow Remedies on Sunday 3pm:

Answer the burning questions of your inner pet psychic as Animal Communicator Karen Cleveland offers a free talk “What Is Animal Communication? Why is it Important?” Karen will discuss the common questions of how animal communication works or who can do it, as well as how it helps all animals whether they’re inside a home, on a farm, or in the wild. Free.

Something to add? Let us know on the CHS Calendar — more listings below:

Aug 14 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Bench Mark, a Partnership for Youth exhibition, is an exploration of architecture through space, function, and purpose. Created during sixteen after-school sessions March–May 2018, this collection of works traces the design thinking process students applied while considering Seattle’s urban environment and humans’ … Continue reading
Aug 14 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Born to Mexican immigrants in Walla Walla, WA, Juventino Aranda’s search for self-identity informs his process as it relates to the social, political, and economic struggles of Chicanos. His art and activist practices are influenced by the grassroots movements of … Continue reading
Aug 14 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Fleet Feet Sports Seattle
Join us for our six-ish mile all paces run. For Tuesday run, we have a winter route at 5.7 mi and a summer route at 6.3 mi.  The summer route explores the trails of Interlaken and the Arboretum.  The winter … Continue reading
Aug 14 @ 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM Quantum Martial Arts
General class is open to all students and starts with 45 minutes of stretching and calisthenics, followed by 45 minutes of drill. In this class the students are drilled on techniques specific to their belt level. Exercises include combination, target, … Continue reading
Aug 14 @ 7:45 PM – 8:45 PM Contact for Location
Join Chabad of Capitol Hill for our weekly Kabbalah and Coffee Tanya – A Masterpiece of Chassidic wisdom written by Rabbi Shneur Zalmen of Liadi (1745 – 1812). Based on the Kabbalistic works of the Zohar, the Baal Shem Tov … Continue reading
Aug 15 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Bench Mark, a Partnership for Youth exhibition, is an exploration of architecture through space, function, and purpose. Created during sixteen after-school sessions March–May 2018, this collection of works traces the design thinking process students applied while considering Seattle’s urban environment and humans’ … Continue reading
Aug 15 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Born to Mexican immigrants in Walla Walla, WA, Juventino Aranda’s search for self-identity informs his process as it relates to the social, political, and economic struggles of Chicanos. His art and activist practices are influenced by the grassroots movements of … Continue reading
Aug 15 @ 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Chophouse Row
Chophouse Row is getting ready to host a weekly farmers market in its courtyard running every Wednesday night from 4 to 8 pm, year-round, rain or shine with the first market scheduled for November 2, 2016. Organized and curated by … Continue reading
Aug 15 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Residence ( Site of Development)
As part of City of Seattle’s new strategy for early community outreach and engagement, this is a notice of development for a project being planned in your neighborhood. This is a new requirement for developers that begins a conversation with community … Continue reading
Aug 15 @ 8:00 PM Kessler's Sports Bar
Join us for our monthly Trivia Night at Kessler’s Sports Bar. Third Wednesday of every month at 8:00pm. $3 per person Teams 1-5 People Winning team gets the CA$H pot. Special prizes for Best Team Name and Last Place Team … Continue reading
Aug 16 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Bench Mark, a Partnership for Youth exhibition, is an exploration of architecture through space, function, and purpose. Created during sixteen after-school sessions March–May 2018, this collection of works traces the design thinking process students applied while considering Seattle’s urban environment and humans’ … Continue reading
Aug 16 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Born to Mexican immigrants in Walla Walla, WA, Juventino Aranda’s search for self-identity informs his process as it relates to the social, political, and economic struggles of Chicanos. His art and activist practices are influenced by the grassroots movements of … Continue reading
Aug 16 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Fleet Feet Sports Seattle
Join us for this very social 3.5 mile jaunt through the neighborhood followed by food and drinks at Linda’s.  We keep the pace easy and the atmosphere fun. Sometimes we change location. Always check our website to confirm the run.Share:TwitterFacebookRedditEmailPrint
Aug 16 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM New Freeway Hall
At this meeting, Arizona native Christina Lopez will report back on her recent discussions with educators in Arizona and the gain of their recent strike. Also, hear about local efforts by public school staff to win better working and learning … Continue reading
Aug 16 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Volunteer Park
The swashbuckling story of The Three Musketeers will delight audiences in Seattle-area parks this summer. Filled with dueling, intrigue, clandestine love, dueling, political scheming, and dueling, The Three Musketeers has been a favorite for generations! The Musketeers have appeared on stage, the … Continue reading
Aug 16 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM 12th Avenue Arts
Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Who needs ‘em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses in the hilarious hit musical that’s anything but Grimm. Forget the princesses you think you know – the original storybook heroines have come to life … Continue reading
Aug 16 @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM 12th Ave Arts
An incredible journey, like you’ve never seen it before… The Who’s trailblazing rock opera bursts to life as an all-star cast and creative team, led by G&S Artistic Director Phil Lacey and Music Director Brandon Peck, create a vibrant new … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 6:30 AM – 7:30 AM Fleet Feet Sports Seattle
Have you had a long week? Are you a morning person or would you like to be? Jump Start may be just what you’re looking for! With a combination of body care, breathing, and shakeout run, you can recover from … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Bench Mark, a Partnership for Youth exhibition, is an exploration of architecture through space, function, and purpose. Created during sixteen after-school sessions March–May 2018, this collection of works traces the design thinking process students applied while considering Seattle’s urban environment and humans’ … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Born to Mexican immigrants in Walla Walla, WA, Juventino Aranda’s search for self-identity informs his process as it relates to the social, political, and economic struggles of Chicanos. His art and activist practices are influenced by the grassroots movements of … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Co-op
Join Central Co-op every Friday for a spirited Adult Beverage Tasting! Every week we highlight a different aspect of our selection: wines from Washington and the world, Fair Trade imports, holiday libations, local craft beers, ciders, meads and more. Free … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM Seattle City College Gym Dance Studio
Waltz and polka were originally really energetic, and we have enough room here to try them that way. We also have a lesson for total beginners that starts with walking. (If you don’t get past walking, that’s OK, it can … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Pratt Park
It is folly to trust a fool for love! Fickle Proteus and constant Valentine are the best of friends but, unbeknownst to Valentine, they become rivals in love for Sylvia. But wait! What of Julia, purportedly beloved of Proteus. Alas, … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Volunteer Park
Continuing the story line we began last year with Richard II, we look at the reign of King Henry IV. His reign is not going well, with war in Wales and Scotland and friction with the Percy family. In addition, his … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 7:00 PM – 10:30 PM Cal Anderson Park
Whoopi Goldberg stars as Deloris Van Cartier, a sassy lounge singer hiding from the mob in a convent. Relive all the fun, laughter and irresistible music as Deloris turns a tone-deaf nun’s choir into a rollicking Motown revue. RSVP on … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM 12th Avenue Arts
Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Who needs ‘em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses in the hilarious hit musical that’s anything but Grimm. Forget the princesses you think you know – the original storybook heroines have come to life … Continue reading
Aug 17 @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM 12th Ave Arts
An incredible journey, like you’ve never seen it before… The Who’s trailblazing rock opera bursts to life as an all-star cast and creative team, led by G&S Artistic Director Phil Lacey and Music Director Brandon Peck, create a vibrant new … Continue reading
Aug 18 @ 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM Quantum Martial Arts
This class is open to kids 6-12. Beginners may start at any time. Taught by our most experienced kid teacher, Mr. Schomberg, mini martial artists develop confidence, strength and leadership skills in our community based school. $80 per month includes … Continue reading
Aug 18 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
YARD SALE to end all yard sales – Saturday and Sunday, August 18-19, 10am-4pm! Donations from dozens of people all over Seattle will be available at prices way below thrift stores! Get super unique pre-owned stuff, rather than buying new! … Continue reading
Aug 18 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Bench Mark, a Partnership for Youth exhibition, is an exploration of architecture through space, function, and purpose. Created during sixteen after-school sessions March–May 2018, this collection of works traces the design thinking process students applied while considering Seattle’s urban environment and humans’ … Continue reading
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