(Friday Night Photo by Theresa Arbow-O’Connor)
Here’s what awaits you for your scorching Sunday:
WORK REMINDERS: SDOT plans to complete construction of the curb ramps in Dumar/Orchard: “This work will include pouring concrete and paving the road in front of the curb ramp. We plan to start as early as 8:00 a.m. and finish around 5:00 p.m. We do not foresee major impacts on traffic. Also today, “we are pouring concrete for the lane divider on SW Spokane St near 11th Ave SW near Harbor Island. This is the second phase of three phases to repair the damaged lane divider. We anticipate that this work will begin as early as 8:00 a.m. and end at 4:00 p.m. Traffic impacts include closure of East Marginal Way S and lower ramps SW Spokane St. A detour will be in place for those traveling in the area. More WSDOT is continuing its SB “Revive I-5” lane closures for expansion joint work.
PINEAPPLE FIESTA RACE: For the first time in Lincoln Park, this 5K/10K for the benefit of educational programs starts at 8am.
FIELD DAY: Until 11 a.m., local radio amateurs welcome you to their 24-hour “open house” in the North Lot at South Seattle College (6000 16th SW; WSB sponsor) – see our report last night for more; this link has the calendar,
CHURCHES WITH ONLINE SERVICES: We continue to list them – see today’s list here.
WEST SEATTLE GARDEN TOUR: 9am-5pm, but if you haven’t bought a ticket yet, sorry, it’s sold out!
WEST SEATTLE FARMERS MARKET: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., find fresh products – products, meats, fish, cheeses, drinks, pastries, ready meals – and vegetables weekly WSFM. (SW California between SW Oregon and SW Alaska)
DEMONSTRATION FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS: Abortion rights supporters plan to march in California/Alaska from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Organizers explain here: “We are just two angry mothers who want to bring this community together to grieve, find solace, organize and protest the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. It’s a peaceful gathering (be respectful of local businesses and the market) wear green, bring signs, your voice and water.”
LITTLE LEAGUE ALL-STAR TOURNAMENT: West Seattle Little LeagueBaseball and softball stars have started the competition with the 12s baseball tournament that WSLL organizes in S-bar (64th and Admiral), Today’s first match is at 10 a.m., public reception – see parenthesis here.
POP-UP MARKET: 11am-4pm at Future Primitive Brewing (9832 14th SW at White Center), the monthly market features local growers and makers, including West Seattle’s Cascadia Wicks candle maker, who donates 10% of today’s sales to North West Abortion Access Fund.
LINCOLN PARK POOL: Only the City Park wading pool open today in West Seattle is in the upper middle Lincoln Park (8011 Fauntleroy Way SW), noon-7 p.m. daily until Labor Day (weather permitting).
COLMAN POOL: The outdoor swimming pool Lincoln Park shore (8011 Fauntleroy Way SW) is open from noon to 7 p.m.
WOODEN HOUSE MUSEUM: The Seattle Southwest Historical Society museum on Alki, and you can visit noon-4pm, (61st/Stevens)
ALKI POINT LIGHTHOUSE: Weekly visits are back, as shown here. First visit at 1 p.m., last at 3:45 p.m.; Here’s how it works.
WEST SEATTLE PRIDE WALK: belonging to West Seattle pride marchfrom 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., sponsored by Youngstown Cafe and HeartBeet Organic Superfood Coffee. The four-block walk will end at these businesses, having started at 2 a.m. at Morgan Junction Park (6413 California SW). Organizers note, “The short walk is also great for families and pets! Walk, skate, bike, dance or take a road trip with your friends and family. Celebrate our LGBTQ community here in West Seattle! They also add here: “Pride was and still is a protest! Do not hesitate to bring your signs and your frustrations with you.
WEST SEATTLE CLASSIC NOVELS (AND MOVIES) BOOK CLUB: Monthly meeting at 3 p.m. C&P Coffee Company (5612 California SW; sponsor WSB) – our calendar list has details for this month’s meeting.
MIKU AND THE GODS. At 3 p.m., there is a matinee performance of this world premiere piece at ArtsWest (4711 California SW; sponsor WSB), tickets available here. (Read our story about the playwright Julia Izumi here.)
(ADDED) ADVANTAGE OF ARMS SAFETY: To Highland Park Corner Store (7789 Highland Park Way SW): “Show up for gun safety!” This Sunday from 4-7 p.m., join your neighbors at the Highland Park Corner Store for a benefit for Everytown for Gun Safety. Enjoy live music from Echo Ravine (featuring West Seattle residents and former Band of Horses members) and smash Farmboy burgers. All proceeds from Future Primitive’s Nazi Punks F*Off Draft will go to Everytown – and reps from Everytown and Moms Demand Action will be there in case you want to get more involved.
NEED FOOD? White Center Community Dinner Church serves a free meal (to go) at 5 p.m. on Sundays at Salvation Army Center in South Delridge (9050 16th SW).
SUNDAY NIGHT JAZZ: Triangular Jazztet at the driveway (4509 California SW), 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. sets.
SUNDAY NIGHT KARAOKE: 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. at Admiral Pub (2306 California SW).
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