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Arlington Fly-In

North Sound Air show features flying machines of all types and sizes on display and in the air. Also enjoy plane rides, outdoor movies, hands-on activities, live music, and more. $17 to 40, free ages 15 and younger. Photo: Arlington Fly-In. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 360-435-5857. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Arlington Airport 4700 188th St. N.E. Arlington, WA 98223. For more info visit www.arlingtonflyin.org.

Special Olympics Washington Summer Games

North Sound Through programming in sports, health, education and community building, Special Olympics is changing the lives of people with intellectual disabilities. The 2019 Summer State Games will be held in Everett. Photo: Special Olympics Washington. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM. Various Locations (Everett Community College, Kasch Park, Boeing Field-Everett, Battle Creek Golf Course). For more info visit specialolympicswashington.org.

Subaru Kids Obstacle Challenge

Eastside Subaru Kids Obstacle Challenge is an adventure and obstacle course race series for kids ages 5 to 16, with 13 to 15 fun and challenging obstacles and mud!  Their mission is to inspire and challenge kids, and forge family bonds, through obstacles and adventure. Kids Obstacle Challenge is committed to helping foster a more active, adventurous, and perseverant younger generation. 1.5 to 2 miles Parents run for free! (2 adults included in admission of each child) $52 to $60 per child. Unlimited re-runs $5. Photo: Kids Obstacle Challenge. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Email: info@kidsobstaclechallenge.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Lake Sammamish State Park 2000 N.W. Sammamish Rd. Issaquah, WA 98027. For more info visit www.kidsobstaclechallenge.com.

Subaru Kids Obstacle Challenge Seattle

Eastside Kids ages 5 to 16 can run a 1- to 2-mile military-style mud challenge course that’s just for them. 9 am to 2 pm Aug. 17-18. $46-$56, parents may join for free. Discover Pass required. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 844-562-5437. Email: info@kidsobstaclechallenge.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Lake Sammamish State Park 2000 N.W. Sammamish Road Issaquah, WA 98027. For more info visit www.kidsobstaclechallenge.com.

10th Annual Uwajimaya Renton Polynesian Festival

Seattle Area Two fun filled days of live performances, hula, Hawaiian style food, shave ice, eating contests and much more! This year celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Renton’s Polynesian Festival with some special events. Join on Saturday, August 17 in Renton for a tuna cutting at 1 pm and a performance by the one and only “Godfather of Hawaiian Reggae” Bruddah Waltah at 4 p.m. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425-277-1635. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Uwajimaya Renton 501 S Grady Way Renton WA 98057. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

FREE Sensory Friendly Time at Imagine Children's Museum

North Sound Children ages 1 to 12 with autism spectrum or sensory disorders are invited (along with family) to enjoy the museum in comfortable environment. Social stories, noise canceling headphones, sunglasses and sensory balls available. Pre-register, free. Photo: Imagine Children's Museum. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 425-258-1006. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Imagine Children's Museum 1502 Wall St. Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.imaginecm.org.

Be Your Inner Superhero Ride on Bicycle Sunday

Seattle Area Kids are invited to dress as their inner superhero and ride along Lake Washington Boulevard while it’s closed to cars on Bicycle Sunday! Bike Works will be at Lake Washington Boulevard and 43rd Ave. S. in Genesee Park, across from the Mount Baker Rowing Club. Free snacks, bike repair at BikeMobile, chalk art and photos. Join hundreds of other cyclists of all ages and abilities along the waterfront. Costumes of all kinds are encouraged. There will be some Bike Works capes waiting for those who need a turbo boost. Photo: Bike Works. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-566-5274. Email: give@bikeworks.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Genesee Park Lake Washington Blvd. S. & 43rd Ave. S. Seattle, WA 98118. For more info visit bikeworks.org.

Bicycle Sundays

Seattle Area The four-mile stretch of Lake Washington Boulevard between Mount Baker Beach and Seward Park is closed to motorized traffic 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. several Sundays through September. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-684-4075. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Lake Washington Boulevard S. Seattle WA 98118. For more info visit parkways.seattle.gov.

Curiosity Days

Seattle Area Curiosity Days are science-filled weekends for the whole community, with hands-on activities led by local experts built around a single, inspiring theme. Included with general admission. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-443-2001. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Pacific Science Center 200 Second Ave. N Seattle WA 98109. For more info visit www.pacificsciencecenter.org.

Fremont Sunday Market

Seattle Area Stroll this fun, year-round, European-style street market. Food trucks, hand crafts, vintage and one-of-a-kind gifts, local produce and more. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 3410 Evanston Ave N Seattle, WA 98103. For more info visit www.fremontmarket.com.

Games Curiosity Expo

Seattle Area Explore the process of creating games, discover the history behind them, try out different VR gaming experiences and more. This science-filled weekend features hands-on activities from local experts and a variety of game-themed partners. Included with general admission: $14-$26, free ages 2 and younger. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-443-2001. Email: info@pacsci.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Pacific Science Center 200 Second Ave N Seattle, WA 98109. For more info visit www.pacificsciencecenter.org.

Kids' Club: Mason Jar Terrarium

Seattle Area Kids get to learn about succulents and their environments while planting them in a cute container. $10. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-782-2543. Email: garden@swansonsnursery.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Swansons Nursery 9701 15th Ave NW Seattle, WA 98117. For more info visit www.swansonsnursery.com.

Make a Mason Jar Terrarium

Seattle Area Make your very own mason jar succulent terrarium at Swansons Kids' Club. Choose your favorite succulent from a selection of plants and add fun décor like miniature animals and sea glass to make a unique mason jar terrarium. Kids will also learn about succulent plants and their environments during this activity. Drop in anytime between 10am and 2pm on August 17th and 18th. $10 activity fee covers all materials and instruction. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-782-2543. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Swansons Nursery 9701 15th Ave. N.W. Seattle WA 98117. For more info visit www.swansonsnursery.com.

POP + Woodstock

Seattle Area 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the legendary Woodstock Music Festival. Join MoPOP in honoring this pivotal moment in rock history with Pop+ Woodstock — a day of celebratory activities, museum access, and more. Free access to Sky Church during museum hours, other activities included with museum admission. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-770-2700. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM. MoPOP 325 Fifth Ave. N. Seattle WA 98109. For more info visit www.mopop.org.

Sunday Public Sail

Seattle Area Each Sunday, the Center for Wooden Boats offers free 45-minute rides on Lake Union. Set sail on one of the beautiful, classic boats. Sign up for a slot in person, several trips throughout the day. Space is limited. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The Center for Wooden Boats 1010 Valley St. Seattle WA 98109. For more info visit www.cwb.org.

Bubble Bonanza

Eastside Explore beautiful, bouncing bubbles! There will be different activities throughout the day like making bubble wands, painting with bubbles, or creating bubbles bigger than your body. All ages welcome. Free with $12.50 general admission. Children under 1 free. Photo: KidsQuest Children's Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-637-8100. Email: info@kidsquestmuseum.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. KidsQuest 1116 108th Ave. N.E. Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.kidsquestmuseum.org.

Pacific NW Chalk Fest & Sidewalk Sale

Eastside The third annual Pacific NW Chalk Fest welcomes the internationally recognized chalk art form to the Puget Sound region August 16 to 18. This family-friendly event will feature internationally, nationally and regionally renowned chalk artists for a spectacular showcase, as they transform Redmond Town Center with pastel masterpieces. Peruse street murals, enjoy the annual merchant Sidewalk Sale, sips and bites from RTC merchants, kids’ activities and live music all weekend! This is a great weekend to stock up on your favorite staples, including apparel, sporting goods, jewelry, cosmetics, home furnishings, accessories and back-to-school gear. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425-869-2640. Email: GuestServices@redmondtowncenter.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. 7525 166th Ave. N.E. Redmond, WA 98052. For more info visit pnwchalkfest.com.

Snoqualmie Railroad Days

Eastside The 81st Snoqualmie Railroad Days festival showcases Snoqualmie’s “Trains, Timber, Traditions” on August 17-18, 2019! Join the fun with a train excursions to the top of Snoqualmie Falls during the Railroad Days festival. Railroad Days highlights the uniqueness of Snoqualmie’s past, present & future! Saturday, August 17: 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Firefighter’s Pancake Breakfast 11 a.m. Kiddie and Grand Parade 2 p.m. Firefighter's Competition in Sandy Cove Park Saturday Night Big Band Dance with Maple Valley Big Band! Sunday, August 18: Legend's Car Club Car Show All Weekend Long: Arts in the Park, Kids Activities, Music, Wine and Beer Garden, TimerSports, Train and Speeder Car Rides and more! $20 for adults and children ages 13 and older. $10 for children ages 2 to 12. Under 2 rides free. Photo: Snoqualmie Railroad Days. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425.888.3030. Email: info@trainmuseum.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Northwest Railway Museum 38625 S.E. King St Snoqualmie, WA 98065. For more info visit www.railroaddays.com.

Wild NW Weekends

Eastside Fill those lazy summer weekends with wonder and exploration. Every Wild NW Weekend at KidsQuest is full of free play, special visitors, and new activities to create a love of learning. Summer Schedule: June 29-30: Slip into a Storybook July 13t-14: Animal Encounters July 27-28: Arts Fair August 10-11: Super Duper Superheroes August 24-25: Get Techie. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425-637-8100. Email: info@kidsquestmuseum.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. KidsQuest Museum 1116 108th Ave NE Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.kidsquestmuseum.org.

Fresh Paint: Festival of Artists at Work

North Sound A full day of art-inspired activities including artists demonstrating and selling their art, hands-on art activities, food and music. Visit Jetty Island to hunt for a glass float. Photo: Kat Houseman. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Port of Everett 1700 W. Marine View Dr. Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.schack.org.

Auburn Farmers Market

South Sound Enjoy shopping for fresh produce and live entertainment, activities and demonstrations each Sunday through September. See link below for full activity and entertainment line up. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 253-931-3043. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Les Gove Park 1140 Auburn Way S Auburn, WA 98002. For more info visit www.auburnfarmersmarket.org.

Climb the Crows Nest Rock Wall

South Sound Test your skills on our 25-foot outdoor climbing wall! Free with $14.95 admission. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 360-956-0818. Email: irutherford@hocm.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Hands On Children's Museum 414 Jefferson St. N.E. Olympia, WA 98501. For more info visit www.hocm.org.

Washington Midsummer Renaissance Faire

South Sound Food, crafts, demonstrations, music, dancers, magicians, jousting and other medieval-themed entertainment. Costumes encouraged. Camping available for an additional fee, reservations required. 10 am to 7 pm weekends Aug. 4-19.  $19, $13, free ages 5 and younger. Festival passes available.  Photo: Washington Midsummer Renaissance Faire. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Email: Info@WashingtonFaire.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM. The Kelley Farm 20021 Sumner-Buckley Hwy. E. Bonney Lake, WA 98391. For more info visit washingtonfaire.com.

BrasilFest

Seattle Area The annual BrasilFest heats up Seattle Center with dancing, drumming, music, films, capoeira, traditional food, workshops, kids activities and exhibits. Photo: BrasilFest. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Email: info@brazilcenter.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Seattle Center Armory, Fisher Pavilion and Mural Amphitheatre 305 Harrison St. Seattle, WA 98109. For more info visit brasilfest.org.

Weekend Family Workshop

Seattle Area Each weekend Museum of Flight hosts hands-on family workshops with a different theme. 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. through Sunday. Included with admission. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. Museum of Flight 9404 E Marginal Way S Seattle, WA 98108. For more info visit www.museumofflight.org.

The Monkey King

Eastside See Youth Theatre Northwest's production of thhe popular Chinese adventure tale The Monkey King...with a Northwest twist. Follow four teenaged versions of Monkey, Pig, a Buddhist Monk, and a General through familiar neighborhoods in their quest to better themselves. This original adaptation is written by Seattle playwright Maggie Lee and staged by Seattle-based clown and physical comedian Mick Holsbeke. Friday August 2 through Sunday August 18. Fridays at 7 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays at 11 a.m. $13-$15. Performance Type: Theater. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-232-4145. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Risdon Middle School 6928116th Ave SE Newcastle, WA. For more info visit youththeatre.org.

Taste Edmonds

North Sound Three days of food, music, vendors, rides, beer/wine and fun. $5 for adults 13 years and older. Free for kids 12 and younger. Unlimited bouncy house rides free for all children. Photo: Taste of Edmonds. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM. Civic Center Playfield 310 6th Ave. N. Edmonds, WA 98020. For more info visit tasteedmonds.com.

Taste Edmonds

North Sound Food, arts and crafts, rides, music, entertainment and a kids' zone with free bouncy house rides.  No pets. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. $5, free ages 12 and younger. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Email: business@edmondswa.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM. Edmonds Civic Playfield 310 Sixth Ave. N. Edmonds WA 98020. For more info visit www.atasteofedmonds.com.

Under the Sea Sock Skating

South Sound Kids have a chance to design their own sea creature crown, then slip and slide on an outdoor sock rink! Free with $14.95 museum admission. Photo from Experience Olympia. . Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 360-956-0818. Email: irutherford@hocm.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Hands On Children's Museum 414 Jefferson Street NE Olympia, WA 98501. For more info visit www.hocm.org.

Family Treasure Cruise

Seattle Area Yarr! Swashbucklers of all ages are invited to join this band of merry pirates aboard Queen Anne’s Revenge for a fully interactive pirate experience on this cruise around Lake Union. Search for treasure and adventure, play games, fire the water cannon and learn to talk like a pirate. Each child will receive their choice of one item from the ship’s treasure chest. $29, $25 kids and seniors, $10 18 months and younger. Arrive at Lake Union Park at least 30 minutes prior to boarding. Total experience approximately 1 hour 30 minutes. Book ahead; schedule is subject to change. Photo: Emerald City Pirates. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-639-8689. Email: emeraldcitypirates@gmail.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Lake Union Park 860 Terry Ave. N. Seattle, WA 98109.

Skyway Festival

Seattle Area This family friendly event includes music, entertainment, sports activities, children's activities, a community resource fair, food vendors/trucks and much more. Note the new location this year: Skyway Park. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Skyway Park Seattle. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Playing with Music (bilingual music)

North Sound Every Thursday (1 p.m.) and Sunday (noon and 1 p.m.) join a bilingual English-Spanish music program for kids and families. Engage in songs, stories and play instruments. Included with museum admission, $12. Photo: Imagine Children's Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425-258-1006. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Imagine Children's Museum 1502 Wall St. Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.imaginecm.org.

Mary Olson Farm Day

South Sound Take your family on a trip back in time to the Mary Olson Farm. Kids will love meeting a cow, chickens, and mini donkeys and going on a tour of the Olson’s farmhouse. Pack a picnic and spend the day enjoying one of the best preserved farms in King County. Open summer weekends, noon to 5 p.m. June 22 through August 25. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Mary Olson Farm 28728 Green River Road S.E. Kent WA 98030. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Guided Tour of "From the Archives of ZAPP" exhibit

The Seattle Public Library Where: Central Library. Room Location: Books Spiral 8 - Gallery. Audience: Teens. Adults. Language: English. Summary: Join us for a guided tour of “From the Archives of ZAPP (Zine Archive and Publishing Project) in the Level 8 Gallery at the Central Library. Description: ZAPP, the Zine Archive & Publishing Project, was a volunteer-run organization dedicated to preserving and promoting self-publishing in Seattle and beyond. Originally part of Richard Hugo House (who donated the collection to the Library), ZAPP collected and maintained a library of over 30,000 zines, minicomics and other self-published and small press titles. “From the Archives of ZAPP” showcases a small fraction of the cultural treasures found in the ZAPP zine collection, focusing on locally made zines… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: *Central Library. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Salish Stories and Discoveries

The Seattle Public Library Where: Madrona/Sally Goldmark Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Learn about Mt. Rainier and morals about persistence through local Coast Salish culture, resources and habitats! Event will happen on Madrona-Sally Goldmark branch's lawn. Description: The Pacific Northwest has always flourished with culture. Since settling in The Great Northwest, Coast Salish culture has remained. How Mouse Moved the Mountain is a legend with many morals for readers, both young and old alike. Immerse yourself in story and Coast Salish culture with Coast Salish artist Ty Juvinel, as we explore legends and much more!  For ages 5+. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science,… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: Madrona/Sally Goldmark Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM.

Alki Point Lighthouse Tours

Seattle Area Take a look inside a fully functioning lighthouse on an active U.S. Coastguard site.  No wheelchair access. Children ages 7 and younger are permitted to visit the landing, but must be 8 and older to visit the top. 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Last tour begins at 3:45 p.m. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Email: alkilighthouse@cgauxseattle.org. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Alki Lighthouse 3201 Alki Ave. S.W. Seattle WA 98116. For more info visit wow.uscgaux.info.

Family Watershed Tour

Eastside This 1 hour tour, popular with multi-generational families, is a shorter version of The Watershed Tour for young and curious minds with shorter attention spans. It includes a drive through the historic townsite of Cedar Falls and a visit to Cedar Falls the waterfall. $5 per seat. Photo from Cedar River Watershed Education Center. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-733-9421. Email: crwprograms@seattle.gov. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Cedar River Watershed Education Cetner 17905 Cedar Falls Road SE North Bend, WA 98045. For more info visit www.seattle.gov.

Calm and Compassionate Yoga and Story Days

North Sound A time for families to gather in satsang, engage in Yoga/meditation and a fun, hands on art or cooking activity and hear stories about uplifting characters from the Bhagavad Gita, Bible or other sources that exemplify virtue. This is not a religious activity, but it is a way for chidren to tap into their spiritual side and get in touch with their own inner wisdom while having fun with others. Ages 5 to 12. Ages 4 and younger welcome with parent supervision. $5 suggested donation for supplies per child. Photo: Living Widsom School WA. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 425-772-9862. Email: vanananda@aol.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Hamsa Ananda Temple 20715 Larch Way Lynnwood, WA 98036. For more info visit livingwisdomschoolwa.org.

Playing with Music (bilingual music)

North Sound Every Thursday (1 p.m.) and Sunday (noon and 1 p.m.) join a bilingual English-Spanish music program for kids and families. Engage in songs, stories and play instruments. Included with museum admission, $12. Photo: Imagine Children's Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425-258-1006. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Imagine Children's Museum 1502 Wall St. Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.imaginecm.org.

Bug Safari

The Seattle Public Library Where: Magnolia Branch. Room Location: Jim Thixton and Carol Bennett Thixton Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Language: English. Summary: Come and learn about bugs and our environment using California Academy of Arts and Science's Bug Safari program! Description: Join us to explore nature, learn about ecosystems, and discover the diversity of insects in our backyard! Youths and families will join a growing community of citizen scientists and help further research into arthropods and their habitats.  We’ll also have a lot of fun! This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: Magnolia Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Free Summer Concerts at Ballard Locks

Seattle Area Enjoy free outdoor concerts various dates through September 2. All band performances are at 2 p.m. unless otherwise noted; check the schedule on the Ballard Locks website. July 27: High Class Brass Quintet (lively jazz and pop) July 28: Coal Creek Jazz Band (traditional Dixieland jazz) Aug 3: Pacific Cascade Big Band (jazz from the Swing Era) Aug 4: Seattle Solid GOLD (premier GALA celebration events band) Aug 10: Batucada (Brazilian samba) Aug 11: Mach One Jazz Orchestra (mix of jazz) Aug 17: Microsoft Jumpin Jive Orchestra (afternoon jazz) Aug 18: Professor Gadget Sax Quintet (pop, classical, and rock) Aug 24: Lynwood Community Band (big band music) Aug 25: The Tempos (big swing band playing music from 30's, 40's and early 50's) Aug 31: STRUM (Seattle's Totally Relaxed Ukulele Musicians) Sept 1: The Jazz Pearls (lively jazz) Sept 2: Michael Clune and Moondance (contemporary blues and rock) Photo: Ballard Locks. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Hiram M. Chittenden Ballard Locks 3015 N.W. 54th St. Seattle WA 98107. For more info visit ballardlocks.org.

Legally Blonde Jr. (Musical)

Eastside Legally Blonde JR. follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. When Elle's boyfriend, Warner, dumps her and heads to Harvard, claiming she's not "serious" enough, Elle takes matters into her own hands, crafting a showy song-and-dance personal essay and charming her way into law school. Befriending classmate, Emmett, and spunky hairdresser, Paulette, along the way, Elle finds that books and looks aren't mutually exclusive. As Elle begins outsmarting her peers, she realizes that law may be her natural calling after all. $15 for adults. $12 for students and seniors. Cash/Check at the door or buy tix online at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4301453 Doors open 30 mins prior to show. Rated PG. Photo: Redmond Academy. Performance Type: Theater. Age recommendation: Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:45 PM. Redmond High School Performing Arts Center 17272 N.E. 104th St. Redmond, WA 98052. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Pippi and the Wayward Pirates

Eastside Join Bellevue Youth Theatre on a journey with pirates, the circus, and some hometown fun as Pippi shows her power and saves everyone in the process.  New songs highlight this musical. The show is appropriate for all ages, and all tickets are $12. Friday, Aug 2, 9 and 16 at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug 3, 10 and 17 at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug 3, 10 and 17 at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug 4, 11 and 18 at 2 p.m. Performance Type: Theater. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425-452-7155. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Bellevue Youth Theatre 16501 N.E. Tenth St. Bellevue WA 98008. For more info visit bellevuewa.gov.

Leemos Juntos

North Sound Head to the children's museum each Sunday for a Spanish language story time featuring a traditional or modern story book. Included with museum admission: $12. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425-258-1006. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Imagine Children's Museum 1502 Wall St Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.imaginecm.org.

School of Rock the Musical

North Sound In this KIDSTAGE production based on the Jack Black film, a wannabe rock star decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. He turns his class into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. Various times through August 18. $35-$75. Performance Type: Theater. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425- 257-8600. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Everett Performing Arts Center 2710 Wetmore Ave. Everett WA 98201. For more info visit villagetheatre.org.

Mary Poppins Jr.

South Sound Summer Camp at Tacoma Little Theatre is pleased to present their performance of Mary Poppins, Jr. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 16-17 and 2 p.m. Aug. 18. $8. Performance Type: Theater. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Phone: 253-272-2281. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 2:00 PM. Tacoma Little Theatre 210 N. I St. Tacoma WA 98403. For more info visit www.tacomalittletheatre.com.

Summer Concerts in City Park

North Sound Edmonds Arts Commission presents a summer of free concerts Sunday afternoons in City Park. City Park Schedule: July 28: Tingstad & Rumbel Contemporary Instrumental Aug 4: The Ballard Sedentary Sousa Marching Band Aug 11: Gasango West African Music & Dance Aug 18: Correo Aereo Latin Jazz Aug 25: Dmitri Matheny The Burt Bacharach Songbook Photo: Edmonds Art Commission. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. City Park 3rd Ave. S. and Pine St. Edmonds, WA. For more info visit www.edmondswa.gov.

Wars Outdoors: The Empire Strikes Back in the Park

Seattle Area Hello Earth's Wars Outdoors continues this year with the long-awaited sequel to A New Hope. Come see Han struggle with commitment, explore Luke's domestic drama, and find out how Lando will keep his business interests solvent. These family friendly performances are at 5 p.m. Hot dogs will be available to purchase at every performance. Bring a blanket and chairs and your own (non-alcoholic) refreshments. Held weekends through Aug. 25. Performance Type: Theater. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Email: helloearthseattle@gmail.com. Sunday, August 18, 2019, 5:00 PM. Blanche Lavizzo Park 2100 S. Jackson St. Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Toddler Time

Eastside Children ages 3 and younger play with cars, bikes, slides, wagons and lots more active toys. Parents must accompany children. Held 8 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. $2 per child. Schedule subject to change; check website to confirm. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-837-3300. Monday, August 19, 2019, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Issaquah Community Center 301 Rainier Blvd S Issaquah, WA 98027. For more info visit www.issaquahwa.gov.

miniMOHAI

Seattle Area Drop by MOHAI on summer Mondays for hands-on learning especially created for early learners (3 to 5 years old) and their grown-ups. Enjoy a variety of interactive pop-up exhibits exploring the clothes that people wear in Seattle. Children can create and play using sensory bins, costumes, story books, crafts and more.  Included with admission: $22, $17 students, free ages 14 and younger. Photo: Lora Shinn. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-324-1126. Monday, August 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI) 860 Terry Ave. N. Seattle WA 98109. For more info visit mohai.org.

Open Art Studio

Seattle Area Kids can explore their creativity at full force in this art studio. There's even a splatter room, where kids are encouraged to splatter paint! All the materials provided to create. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Purchase hour-long sessions: $15 ages 6 and older, $10 ages 5 and younger. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-466-6028. Monday, August 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. West Seattle Art Nest 4138 California Ave. S.W. Seattle WA 98116. For more info visit www.westseattleartnest.com.

Children's Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Capitol Hill Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Capitol Hill Branch! Bring your children to enjoy stories, songs and fun with Ms. Chloe. Geared towards ages 1-5, but babies are welcome! Stay for playtime after. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Capitol Hill Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Rainier Beach Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Rainier Beach Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Delridge Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Delridge Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Columbia Branch. Room Location: The Weiland Family Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Columbia Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Broadview Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Broadview Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: High Point Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: High Point Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: NewHolly Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: NewHolly Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Library Play Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Magnolia Branch. Room Location: Jim Thixton and Carol Bennett Thixton Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Bring your children to the library to play, read, and meet other families. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Magnolia Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Make Media That Matters with Reel Grrls

The Seattle Public Library Where: Broadview Branch. Audience: Teens. Language: English. Summary: Learn storytelling skills, film making and editing while telling your story. Description: Come learn how to create a short 60 second video with Reel Grrls. You will be working in small groups using found object art (products or objects made or found in your community) and telling a story around those objects, giving them the representation they deserve. For ages 13+. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is required. Online registration for this program opens two weeks before the program starts and closes three business days before the program date. Make changes to your registration after that date by calling or visiting the branch. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle… Contact Info: Broadview Branch. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Northgate Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Northgate Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Monday Madness at PlayDate SEA

Seattle Area Enjoy free admission to this indoor playground and cafe every Monday starting at 5 p.m. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-623-7529. Monday, August 19, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. PlayDate SEA 1275 Mercer St. Seattle WA 98109. For more info visit www.playdatesea.com.

CANCELED - Baby Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Green Lake Branch. Room Location: Mary Alice Cooley Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Green Lake branch! Bring your babies ages 0-24 months to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Green Lake Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Monday, August 19, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Toddler Time

Eastside Children ages 3 and younger play with cars, bikes, slides, wagons and lots more active toys. Parents must accompany children. Held 8 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. $2 per child. Schedule subject to change; check website to confirm. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-837-3300. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Issaquah Community Center 301 Rainier Blvd S Issaquah, WA 98027. For more info visit www.issaquahwa.gov.

Wallace Swamp Creek Nature Walk

Seattle Area On the third Tuesday of each month, April through October, the City of Kenmore’s volunteer leader Linda Phillips offers guided tours of Wallace Swamp Creek Park. Plan to explore for 1.5-2 hours along two miles of paved and primitive trails. Linda will point out plans and animals seen in the park. Bring a pair of binoculars if you have them. Tours start at 9 a.m. at the kiosk at Wallace Swamp Creek Park parking lot. Sign-in and registration will take place the morning of each tour. Participants under the age of 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-398-8900. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Wallace Swamp Creek Park 19851 73rd Avenue NE Kenmore, WA. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Toddler Gym Play Time

Seattle Area Children play, learn, and develop both motor and social skills in this highly interactive drop-in social and play time. Toddlers will meet new friends, play on bouncy toys, ride scooters and tricycles, play with bouncy balls, and much more. Times are subject to change; please call the community center to check. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-256-5645. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Lake City Community Center 12531 28th Ave NE Seattle, WA 98125. For more info visit cosparkways-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com.

Dollar Family Movies at Regal

Seattle Area Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for the 2019 Summer Movie Express series, where movie tickets are $1 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Films include family favorites such as Shrek, Despicable Me, Kung Fu Panda and more. Check the theater's website to confirm the day's movie and schedule, and purchase tickets at the box office. Seattle-area Regal Theaters, Regal Thornton Place Stadium 14 & IMAX, Seattle , Regal Bella Bottega Stadium 1, Redmond , Regal Issaquah Highlands Stadium 12 IMAX & RPX, Issaquah , Regal The Landing Stadium 14 & RPX, Renton , Regal Everett Stadium 16 & RPX, Everett , Regal Marysville 14, Marysville , Regal Lakewood Stadium 15 & RPX, Lakewood , Regal Longston Place Stadium 14, Puyallup , Regal Tall Firs 10, Bonney Lake , Regal Poulsbo Stadium 10, Poulsbo , Regal South Sound Cinema, 10 Port Orchard , Regal Auburn. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Various Locations. For more info visit www.regmovies.com.

Open Art Studio

Seattle Area Kids can explore their creativity at full force in this art studio. There's even a splatter room, where kids are encouraged to splatter paint! All the materials provided to create. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Purchase hour-long sessions: $15 ages 6 and older, $10 ages 5 and younger. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-466-6028. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. West Seattle Art Nest 4138 California Ave. S.W. Seattle WA 98116. For more info visit www.westseattleartnest.com.

Spanish Playgroup/Grupo de Juego en Español

Seattle Area Parents and caregivers of young children (birth to 5 years of age) are invited to bring their youngsters and join together to play, read, create, sing, and have snacks. This playgroup is for native and basic Spanish-speaking families. Participation in all playgroups is free and requires no prior registration – you can drop in. A FamilyWorks staff member or volunteer facilitates our playgroups. The playroom is also available for use by children accompanied by an adult when there is no playgroup/organized activity in session. Schedules are subject to change. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-694-6727. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. FamilyWorks Family Resource Center 1501 N. 45th St. Seattle WA 98103. For more info visit www.familyworksseattle.org.

Storytime at New Seasons Market

Seattle Area Bring your toddlers (ages1 to 4) to this weekly story time with Kim the Librarian. Fruit is provided for the kiddos and complimentary coffee is provided for caregivers. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-789-4800. Email: sarah.william@newseasonsmarket.com. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. New Seasons Market 951 NW Ballard Way Seattle, WA 98107. For more info visit www.newseasonsmarket.com.

Village Playdays

Seattle Area Free story time, crafts and fun activities for kids each week. Attend a Village Playdays event and receive a Playdays Pass featuring special offers to select U Village shops and restaurants. Check the website for this week's theme and host store. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. U Village Stores NE University Village St Seattle, WA 98105. For more info visit uvillage.com.

Kirkland Kids Concert Series

Eastside Enjoy kid-friendly concerts every Tuesday through Aug. 20.  July 9: Cowboy Buck and Elizabeth July 16: Eric Herman & the Puppy Dogs July 23: Recess Monkey July 30: Captain Awesome Sauce August 6: Brian Waite Band August 13: The Not It's August 20: Caspar Babypants. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Juanita Beach Park 9703 N.E. Juanita Drive Kirkland WA 98034. For more info visit www.kirklandsummerconcerts.weebly.com.

Tuesday Play Days

South Sound The Museum is open every Tuesday morning exclusively for families with children who have special needs. This family program is drop in, with no reservation required. Admission is Pay As You Will. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 253-627-6031. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Children's Museum of Tacoma 1501 Pacific Ave. Tacoma WA 98402. For more info visit www.playtacoma.org.

Baby Story Time at the Southwest Branch

The Seattle Public Library Where: Southwest Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Southwest Branch! Bring your babies to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian. This program is geared towards children 0-12 months old and their caregivers. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Southwest Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Family Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Broadview Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Broadview Branch! Bring your whole family to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with Miss Louisa! Stay after to play and connect with other neighborhood families! Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Broadview Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Toddler Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: West Seattle Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It's Toddler Story Time at the West Seattle Branch! Bring your toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian! For Ages 2 - 3. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: West Seattle Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

CANCELED - Toddler Story Time with Ms. Mynique!

The Seattle Public Library Where: Douglass-Truth Branch. Room Location: The Gayton Family Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is Toddler story time at the Douglass-Truth Branch! Bring your toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian, Ms. Mynique! Then stay and play with age appropriate toys! Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Quick Information. Contact: Douglass-Truth Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Rainier Beach Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Rainier Beach Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time at Pottery Barn Kids

Seattle Area Kids of all ages are invited to join Pottery Barn Kids for weekly book club story time held Tuesdays at 11 a.m. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-527-5560. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 11:00 AM. Pottery Barn Kids - University Village 4633 26th Ave. N.E. Seattle WA 98105. For more info visit uvillage.com.

StoryTime for Kids

Seattle Area Enjoy dramatic readings of the best in new and classic kids books followed by activities and entertainment. Recommended for ages 3 to 7. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Phone: 206-634-3400. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. University Book Store 4326 University Way N.E. Seattle WA 98105. For more info visit www.ubookstore.com.

Interactive Story Time

North Sound Special interactive story time. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. July 30: What Are We Without the Coconut Tree? By Olini C. Fonua (Tonga) Aug 6: Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown Aug. 13: Ocean-themed story Aug. 20: Desert Baths by Darcy Pattison Aug. 27: Ganesha’s Sweet Tooth by Sanjay Patel & Emily Haynes (India) Closed Sept. 3 Sept. 10: Farm-themed story Sept. 17: The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper Sept 24: Count Down to Fall by Fran Hawk Included with museum admission, $12. Photo: Imagine Children's Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Imagine Children's Museum 1502 Wall St. Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.imaginecm.org.

Summer Family Movies

North Sound Every Tuesday June 25 through Sept. 3 enjoy classic family friendly movies. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. movie begins at 11 a.m. No outside food or drink; concessions available for purchase. Admission is pay-what-you-can. June 25: The Land Before Time (G) July 2: The Land Before Time (G) July 9: How To Train Your Dragon 3 (PG) July 16: Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (G) July 23: The Neverending Story (PG) July 30: Horton Hears a Who (G) August 6: Space Jam (PG) August 13: The Brave Little Toaster (G) August 20: Prince of Egypt (PG) August 27: Book of Life (PG) September 3: Paddington 2 (PG). Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425-778-4554. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 11:00 AM. Edmonds Theater 415 Main St. Edmonds WA. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

¡Hora De Cuentos! (Spanish Story Time)

The Seattle Public Library Where: Northgate Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: Español. Summary: Es una hora de cuentos para los niños en la biblioteca de Northgate Branch! Description: Traiga a sus niños a la biblioteca de Northgate Branch para que disfruten escuchando cuentos, rimas y canciones en inglés y español. Contact Info: Northgate Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Delridge Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Delridge Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Learn to Draw with Silver Kite Community Arts

Seattle Area Come learn basic drawing techniques through contour and collaborative exercises, explore how light and shadow interact with objects and compose a still life. Supplies provided. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-613-3232. Email: lukes@downtownseattle.org. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Occidental Square 117 S Washington St Seattle, WA 98104. For more info visit downtownseattle.org.

Live at Lunch Concert Series

Eastside Enjoy a 10-week run of free live music July 19 - September 12 every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from noon to 1:30 p.m. Local bands showcasing diverse genres and styles will play at outdoor plazas and open spaces throughout Downtown Bellevue. See complete schedule via link below. Photo: Bellevue Downtown Association. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Various Locations Downtown Bellevue. For more info visit www.bellevuedowntown.com.

Summer Concerts in Hazel Miller Plaza

North Sound Edmonds Arts Commission presents a summer of free concerts Sunday afternoons in Hazel Miller Plaza. Tuesday afternoon Hazel Miller Plaza Schedule: July 16: Miho & Diego Sounds of Japan & Latin America July 23: Katrina Ji & Culture Shakti Rajasthani Folk Dance July 30: Roberto the Magnificent Comedy, Juggling, Stunts Aug 6: Imagination Band Music & Storytelling Aug 13: The Side Project Acoustic Indie & Pop Covers Aug 20: Roosevelt Road Bluegrass/Americana/Gospel Photo: Edmonds Art Commission. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. Hazel Miller Plaza 5th Ave. S. and Maple St. Edmonds, WA 98020. For more info visit www.edmondswa.gov.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Columbia Branch. Room Location: The Weiland Family Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Columbia Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Broadview Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Broadview Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Jargie the Science Girl: Chemical Reactions

The Seattle Public Library Where: Beacon Hill Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Join Jargie on a journey of scientific exploration! This live, interactive, science education show will rattle the molecules of your inner scientist. Description: In this fun and interactive science show, Jargie and her penguin lab assistant, Benjamin, use audience participation to introduce chemistry concepts through demonstrations and experiments!  This program is performed by a real-life, female Hispanic scientist and is produced by Phantom Projects Theatre Group based in La Mirada, CA.  For ages 4-8. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology,… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: Beacon Hill Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Native Family Play and Learn

Seattle Area Come meet other Native Families with young children. Play on beach and in the woods. Learn Southern Puget Salish and practicing the Native Language. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Cost: FREE. Phone: 206-694-1082. Email: eir@wccda.org. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Seahurst Park 2220 S.W. Seahurst Park Road Burien, WA 98166. For more info visit www.wccda.org.

Japanese Playgroup

Seattle Area Parents and caregivers of young children (birth to 5 years of age) are invited to bring their youngsters and join together to play, read, create, sing, and have snacks. This playgroup is run by Japanese-speaking volunteers. Participation in all playgroups is free and requires no prior registration – you can drop in. The playroom is also available for use by children accompanied by an adult when there is no playgroup/organized activity in session. Schedules are subject to change. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-694-6727. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. FamilyWorks Family Resource Center 1501 N 45th St. Seattle WA 98103. For more info visit www.familyworksseattle.org.

Tool Time Tuesday

Eastside At KidQuest Museum's Tool Time Tuesday, learn about tool safety and practice building with real tools. Geared towards ages 5 and older. Included with museum admission ($12.50). Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-637-8100. Email: info@kidsquestmuseum.org. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. KidsQuest Museum 1116 108th Ave. N.E. Bellevue, WA 98004.

Interactive Story Time

North Sound Special interactive story time. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. July 30: What Are We Without the Coconut Tree? By Olini C. Fonua (Tonga) Aug 6: Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown Aug. 13: Ocean-themed story Aug. 20: Desert Baths by Darcy Pattison Aug. 27: Ganesha’s Sweet Tooth by Sanjay Patel & Emily Haynes (India) Closed Sept. 3 Sept. 10: Farm-themed story Sept. 17: The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper Sept 24: Count Down to Fall by Fran Hawk Included with museum admission, $12. Photo: Imagine Children's Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Imagine Children's Museum 1502 Wall St. Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.imaginecm.org.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: High Point Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: High Point Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: NewHolly Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: NewHolly Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Northgate Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Northgate Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Youth Drop in Chess

The Seattle Public Library Where: High Point Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Come play a game of chess! Children and teens are invited to drop by for fun and casual games of chess. Description: All skill levels are welcome. Chess sets and guidance by an adult chess coach will be available. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: High Point Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Learning Buddies

The Seattle Public Library Where: Beacon Hill Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Play math and reading games! Get better at math and reading with a high school buddy. Description: Learning Buddies is a program that pairs elementary school students with a high school mentor. This is a first come-first served, drop-in program for children in grades K-5. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Beacon Hill Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Jargie the Science Girl

The Seattle Public Library Where: Green Lake Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Join Jargie on a journey of scientific exploration! This live, interactive, science education show will rattle the molecules of your inner scientist. Description: In this fun and interactive science show, Jargie and her penguin lab assistant, Benjamin, use audience participation to introduce chemistry concepts through demonstrations and experiments!  This program is performed by a real-life, female Hispanic scientist and is produced by Phantom Projects Theatre Group based in La Mirada, CA.  For ages 4-8. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology,… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: Green Lake Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Butterfly Wingding

The Seattle Public Library Where: Northgate Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Learn about butterflies and citizen science projects! Description: Plant a butterfly garden using native seeds, make a collage with real butterfly wings, examine wings with light boxes and magnifiers, make and fly a paper butterfly in a wind tunnel, and explore symmetry in nature. Youth will also learn how to participate in citizen science initiatives such as the Western Monarch Milkweed Mapper, the International Monarch Monitoring Blitz (July 28-August 5), and the Cascades Butterfly Project. Youth will take home their gardens, collages, and citizen science materials. Butt… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Northgate Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM.

CANCELED - Wakhtiyo Sheeko Oo Soomali Ah (Somali Story Time)

The Seattle Public Library Where: NewHolly Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: Soomaali. Summary: .Fadlan Keen Caruurtaada Si Ay U Qaataan Waqti Xiiso leh, Iyo Sheeko Xariiro Ku Bixi Doonta Afka Soomaaliaga. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Translation: It is Somali Story Time at the New Holly Branch! Bring your children to enjoy stories, rhymes and fun in Somali. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: NewHolly Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

Family Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: University Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the University Branch! Bring your children to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs, and fun with our children's librarian. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: University Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 6:45 PM – 7:15 PM.

Family Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Delridge Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Delridge Branch! Bring your preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian, Miss Bea. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Delridge Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Summer Fitness: Outdoor Circuit Training

Seattle Area Tone muscles and breathe through life’s stresses. These drop-in classes are open to all ages and experience levels and are ideal for families.  Circuit training workouts are a mix of running and bodyweight exercises, done at your own pace and adjustable to any fitness level. Bring plenty of water. Classes are held Wednesday mornings, 6:29 to 7:15 a.m. June 19-Aug 21. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 6:30 AM – 7:15 AM. Seattle Center Grounds - Artists At Play Plaza 305 Harrison St Seattle, WA 98109. For more info visit seattlecenter.com.

Toddler Time

Eastside Children ages 3 and younger play with cars, bikes, slides, wagons and lots more active toys. Parents must accompany children. Held 8 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. $2 per child. Schedule subject to change; check website to confirm. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-837-3300. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Issaquah Community Center 301 Rainier Blvd S Issaquah, WA 98027. For more info visit www.issaquahwa.gov.

Little Explorers Music morning drop-in classes

Seattle Area Come sing, dance, play instruments and learn with us. Curriculum combines the latest in child development with the Suzuki Method, for a class tailored perfectly to how young children learn. Classes are for children 6 weeks to 4 years old and their grown-ups. $30 per class or six-class package for $150. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-350-4749. Email: littleexplorersmusic@gmail.com. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Top Ten Toys - Top Spot 120 N. 85th St. Seattle, WA 98103. For more info visit www.littleexplorersmusic.com.

Open Art Studio

Seattle Area Kids can explore their creativity at full force in this art studio. There's even a splatter room, where kids are encouraged to splatter paint! All the materials provided to create. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Purchase hour-long sessions: $15 ages 6 and older, $10 ages 5 and younger. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-466-6028. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. West Seattle Art Nest 4138 California Ave. S.W. Seattle WA 98116. For more info visit www.westseattleartnest.com.

Baby Jam

Seattle Area Drop in music class for kids ages 5 and younger and their caregivers. Held Wednesdays and Fridays at 9:30 and 10:15 a.m. $12. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-359-1536. Email: seattlebabyjam@gmail.com. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM. Salsa Con Todo 211 N 36th St Seattle, WA 98103. For more info visit www.babyjam.net.

CANCELED - 雙語"玩中學"樂園 / Bilingual Kaleidoscope Play & Learn

The Seattle Public Library Where: Beacon Hill Branch. Room Location: Friends of The Seattle Public Library Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: 中文. English. Summary: 幼兒樂園裡 孩子們可透過玩遊戲 英文兒歌敎唱 讀故事書 做簡易手工及玩各類玩具等不同的活動方式 達到啟蒙的目的並協助幼兒們提前適應將來入學的環境 且更可幚助幼兒學習到如何與別人分享及相處的經驗。而幼兒的照顧者更可藉此機會與社區內其他幼兒照顧者交換資訊及經驗並拓展人際關係. Description: Children listen to stories, sing songs and do simple arts and crafts with their caregivers during the group time. There is also play time for children to explore various toys and play activities. Through this group children are being prepared for preschool and kindergarten learning environments, as well as building relationship with other children. Caregivers also build and strengthen connection and communication with their children, and connect with other caregivers in the community. The Kaleidos… Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Beacon Hill Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

Dollar Family Movies at Regal

Seattle Area Bring the family to the nearest Regal theater for the 2019 Summer Movie Express series, where movie tickets are $1 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Films include family favorites such as Shrek, Despicable Me, Kung Fu Panda and more. Check the theater's website to confirm the day's movie and schedule, and purchase tickets at the box office. Seattle-area Regal Theaters, Regal Thornton Place Stadium 14 & IMAX, Seattle , Regal Bella Bottega Stadium 1, Redmond , Regal Issaquah Highlands Stadium 12 IMAX & RPX, Issaquah , Regal The Landing Stadium 14 & RPX, Renton , Regal Everett Stadium 16 & RPX, Everett , Regal Marysville 14, Marysville , Regal Lakewood Stadium 15 & RPX, Lakewood , Regal Longston Place Stadium 14, Puyallup , Regal Tall Firs 10, Bonney Lake , Regal Poulsbo Stadium 10, Poulsbo , Regal South Sound Cinema, 10 Port Orchard , Regal Auburn. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Various Locations. For more info visit www.regmovies.com.

Play and Learn Group

Seattle Area Parents and Caregivers of Children from birth to five years of age are invited to FREE & FUN activities! - Fun activities for kids and parents/caregivers - Learn about healthy development - Meet other parents/caregivers in your community - Help your children be ready for kindergarten - All languages welcome, interpretation provided. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-716-8800. Email: whitecenterevents@gmail.com. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Educare Early Learning Center 625 S.W. 100th Ave. Seattle, WA 98146. For more info visit www.educareseattle.org.

Free Family Jump

Eastside Come jump for free at Springfree Trampoline. All ages are welcome, and you can jump indoors our out. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-654-1306. Email: seattle@springfree.com. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Springfree Trampoline 1875 NW Poplar Way Issaquah WA 98027. For more info visit www.springfreetrampoline.com.

CANCELED - Baby Story Time with Ms. Mynique!

The Seattle Public Library Where: Douglass-Truth Branch. Room Location: The Gayton Family Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is Baby story time at the Douglass-Truth Branch]! Bring your infants age 0-12 months fun with our children's librarian, Ms. Mynique! Then stay and play with soft toys! Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Family Story Time at the Southwest Branch

The Seattle Public Library Where: Southwest Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Southwest Branch! Bring the whole family to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Southwest Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn

The Seattle Public Library Where: Broadview Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Kaleidoscope play & learn offers a chance for children and their families to come play and have a good time. This group is open to children of all abilities, ages 18 months to 5 years old. Description: Children learn and explore through the use of art, music, toys and more. Families learn about their child's development and community resources available to them. Contact Info: Broadview Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Preschool Story Time at West Seattle Branch

The Seattle Public Library Where: West Seattle Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It's Preschool Story Time at the West Seattle Branch! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian. For ages 3 - 5. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: West Seattle Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Toddler Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Capitol Hill Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Capitol Hill Branch! Bring your toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with Ms. Chloe. Stay afterwards for crafts and open play! Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Capitol Hill Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Infant/Toddler Playgroup

Seattle Area Parents and caregivers of young children (birth to 5 years of age) are invited to bring their youngsters and join together to play, read, create, sing, and have snacks. A FamilyWorks staff member or volunteer facilitates our playgroups. Participation in all playgroups is free and requires no prior registration – you can drop in. The playroom is also available for use by children accompanied by an adult when there is no playgroup/organized activity in session. Schedules are subject to change. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-694-6727. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. FamilyWorks Family Resource Center 1501 N. 45th St. Seattle WA 98103. For more info visit www.familyworksseattle.org.

Kids Graphic Novel Book Group

Seattle Area Every Wednesday throughout July and August, join the Kids Graphic Novel Book Group. Learn about different kinds of graphic novels and how to make your own! Learn about creating characters, framing art, story arcs, and more. Bring a favorite graphic novel to share, a drawing or writing pad, a pen or pencil, and your creativity. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-634-3400. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. University Book Store 4326 University Way N.E. Seattle WA 98105. For more info visit www.ubookstore.com.

Story Time at Island Books

Eastside Enjoy picture books read by Island Books staff in this weekly story time. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Phone: 206-232-6920. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:30 AM. Island Books 3014 78th Ave. S.E. Mercer Island WA. For more info visit www.mercerislandbooks.com.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Rainier Beach Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Rainier Beach Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Story Time in the Arboretum!

The Seattle Public Library Where: non-library location. Non-Library Location: Other. Address: Washington Park Arboretum, in the Pinetum area. 26th Ave E & E Lynn Street Seattle, WA 98112. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It’s Story Time in the Washington Park Arboretum! Bring you preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, thymes, songs and fun with our librarian. Description: Story Time will take place in the Pinetum area of the Arboretum. Meet at the “Tot Lot” playground at 26th Ave E & E Lynn Street at 11 am. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Montlake Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

Story Time with Justin

Seattle Area Weekly story time with Justin in the toy store. All ages welcome. Every Wednesday at 11 a.m. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-782-0098. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Top Ten Toys 120 N. 85th St. Seattle WA. For more info visit www.toptentoys.com.

Climb Aboard a Huey Helicopter

South Sound Climb inside a Huey Helicopter from the Olympic Flight Museum. Free with $14.95 admission. Photo: Hands On Children's Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 360-956-0818. Email: irutherford@hocm.org. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Hands On Children's Museum 414 Jefferson St. N.E. Olympia, WA 98501. For more info visit www.hocm.org.

Preschool Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: University Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the University Branch! Bring your families and preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian. Contact Info: University Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:15 AM – 11:45 AM.

Preschool Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: South Park Branch. Room Location: The Satterberg Foundation Children's Area. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is preschool story time at the South Park Branch! Bring your preschoolers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian, Miss Bea. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: South Park Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:15 AM – 11:45 AM.

CANCELED - Toddler Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Green Lake Branch. Room Location: Mary Alice Cooley Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Green Lake Branch! Bring your toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Green Lake Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

PJ Library Song & Story Time

Seattle Area Tots and toddlers can enjoy fun activities and exploration of language, movement and rhythm. Held every Wednesday in the children’s section by the castle. Check website to confirm schedule. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-624-6600. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Elliot Bay Book Company 1521 10th Ave Seattle, WA 98122. For more info visit www.elliottbaybook.com.

Summer Fitness: Gentle Yoga

Seattle Area Tone muscles and breathe through life’s stresses. These drop-in classes are open to all ages and experience levels and are ideal for families.  During Gentle Yoga, stretch your body and breathe your stress away while having fun. This class focuses on fluid movements to increase range of motion and increase joint and muscle flexibility. Please bring your own yoga mat. Classes are held Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 19-Aug 21. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Seattle Center - Exhibition Hall Lawn 305 Harrison St Seattle, WA 98109. For more info visit seattlecenter.com.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Delridge Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Delridge Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Downtown Summer Sounds

Seattle Area Outdoor summer concerts at noon, held at various locations throughout Downtown Seattle. July 30, City Hall Park: Felion July 31, Harbor Steps: The Dusty 45s Aug. 1, City Hall Plaza: Abbey Arts Showcase: Hoops Aug. 2, Occidental Square: Rosso Viti Aug. 7, Union Square: Among Authors Aug. 8, King Street Station: Evan Flory Barnes Aug. 9, Freeway Park: Passenger String Quartet Aug. 14, Union Square: Clinton Fearon Aug. 15, City Hall Plaza: Otieno Terry and the Rain City Rock Camp Aug. 16, Occidental Square: General Mojo's Aug. 21, Union Square: Warren Dunes Aug. 22, King Street Station: Totem Star Showcase Aug. 23, 400 Fairview: Littlespirits Featuring Star Anna. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Union Square Seattle, WA. For more info visit downtownseattle.org.

Live at Lunch Concert Series

Eastside Enjoy a 10-week run of free live music July 19 - September 12 every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from noon to 1:30 p.m. Local bands showcasing diverse genres and styles will play at outdoor plazas and open spaces throughout Downtown Bellevue. See complete schedule via link below. Photo: Bellevue Downtown Association. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Various Locations Downtown Bellevue. For more info visit www.bellevuedowntown.com.

Art on the Plaza

The Seattle Public Library Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - Microsoft Auditorium. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Language: English. Summary: Dance, Sing, Play, Read! Enjoy drop-in art programs & light snacks on select Wednesdays this August. Description: Get ready! This August the Central Library’s 4th Avenue plaza will have four incredible FREE art programs on select Wednesdays. Don’t miss great music, dance performances, drop-in art making, an exciting selection of summer reading and entertainment. All ages. Everybody’s welcome at Art on the Plaza. Copresented with Seattle Center Festál and Earshot Jazz. Art on the Plaza is made possible with support from the Seattle Public Library Foundation. Co-presented with: Seattle Center Festál & Earshot Jazz. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: *Central Library. Contact: Davida. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Art Workshop with Romson Bustillo

The Seattle Public Library Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - Microsoft Auditorium. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Language: English. Summary: Enjoy a special drop-in art program with our summer artist-in-residence Romson Bustillo. Description: How does life begin to change when we get involved with one another? Join Seattle artist Romson Bustillo for his beautiful exploration of togetherness and social change in “Proximity Modifier Project IV,” a community project uniquely designed for select SPL library branches. Bustillo’s art looks at how neighbors and organizations, like libraries, share space together. Drop by make art with Romson and to find out how libraries can be places where we get to know one another by getting creative! Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: *Central Library. Contact: Davida. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Columbia Branch. Room Location: The Weiland Family Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Columbia Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Broadview Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Broadview Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Twinkle Twinkle: The ABCs of Jazz and Blues

The Seattle Public Library Where: Douglass-Truth Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Hear Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star through a variety of different musical styles. Description: Explore a well-loved children’s song through myriad styles and genres, including slow blues, boogie-woogie, swing, reggae, salsa, rock-and-roll, and the psychedelic Jimi Hendrix-style of music with local musician Michael Powers. For all ages. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this summer. You can… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: Douglass-Truth Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

LibraryLab: Creative Play

The Seattle Public Library Where: NewHolly Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Drop in and use your imagination to create, build and explore with fun activities. Description: Express your creativity by crafting a unique piece of art. Play with our builder kits and create wonders. We provide the materials, you bring the fun and imagination. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: NewHolly Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

LibraryLab: Gizmos and Gadgets

The Seattle Public Library Where: Delridge Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Language: English. Summary: Drop in during this summer LibraryLab series and try out our builder and discovery kits. Kits may include Snap Ciruits, Ozobot Bits, Dash Robots, Kano Computer Kits, Kibo Robotic Kits, Legos and more! Description: LibraryLab is a time for people of all ages to experiment, play and create amazing inventions. We have guided sessions as well as drop-in times when you can create at your own pace, using materials we provide. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Delridge Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Open Play

Seattle Area Seattle Children's Garden is a playspace that celebrates all needs and abilities. During Open Play, PlayGarden Staff greet your family, answer your questions, help facilitate inclusive play between kids, help you visit with the animals  and can work on a construction, art or garden project. Open Play is held every Wednesday (subject to change; check website) from 2 to 5 p.m. and most Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Phone: 206-325-5576. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Seattle Children's PlayGarden 1745 24th Ave. S. Seattle WA 98144. For more info visit www.childrensplaygarden.org.

Play with Clay

Eastside Explore ceramics tools and techniques as you experiment with clay in this open ended Art Studio time. All ages welcome. Included with admission, $3-$12.50. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-637-8100. Email: info@kidsquestmuseum.org. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. KidsQuest Children's Museum 1116 108th Ave NE Bellevue, WA 98004. For more info visit www.kidsquestmuseum.org.

Playdays at Snapdoodle

Eastside Drop in for games and hands-on fun at this local, independent toy store. Playdays are geared toward children ages 5 to 8, but everyone is welcome. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Snapdoolde Toys 15752 Redmond Way Redmond, WA 98052. For more info visit www.snapdoodletoys.com.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: High Point Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: High Point Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: NewHolly Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: NewHolly Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Northgate Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Northgate Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Little Explorers Music afternoon drop-in classes

Seattle Area Come sing, dance, play instruments and learn together. Curriculum combines the latest in child development with the Suzuki Method, for a class tailored perfectly to how young children learn. Classes are for children 6 weeks to 4 years old and their grown-ups. We will have one more afternoon drop-in class on Wednesday, August 21. This class is also from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Phinney Neighborhood Association. $30 per class, $150 six-week package will be honored at these classes. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-350-4749. Email: littleexplorersmusic@gmail.com. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Phinney Neighborhood Association 6532 Phinney Ave. N. Blue building, room 1. For more info visit www.littleexplorersmusic.com.

Tunes @ Tapps and Outdoor Market

South Sound Head out to the park before Tunes @ Tapps each Wednesday night for the 6th annual outdoor market! Regular vendors include local farms, crafters, and food vendors. Live music starts at 6:30 p.m. July 31: The Coats August 7: Anthem August 14: The Beatniks August 21: Heart by Heart Photo: City of Bonney Lake. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Allan Yorke Park 7302 West Tapps Hwy. Bonney Lake, WA 98391. For more info visit www.ci.bonney-lake.wa.us.

Sullivan Center Summer Shindig

Seattle Area Celebrate summer and community with music, dance and food. Local organizations and resources will be onsite to share in the fun. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. SHAG Sullivan Center at Tukwila Village 14350 Tukwila International Blvd Tukwila, WA 98168. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Summer Fitness: Zumba

Seattle Area Ditch the workout and join the party! Zumba is all about the energy, the music, and having fun while doing something good for your body. All ages and fitness levels are welcome to join this adventurous journey around the world through Latin music, World Rhythms, West African, belly dance, dancehall, pop, classic rock, and more. The result: A workout full of high energy, easy-to-follow choreography, and fun. Everyone is welcome. No dance experience is required. Please bring plenty of water and wear comfortable sneakers. Classes are held Wednesdays, 6 to 7 p.m.. June 19-Aug 21. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Seattle Center - Artists at Play Plaza 305 Harrison St Seattle, WA 98109. For more info visit seattlecenter.com.

Wednesday Family Date Night - Summer Concerts

South Sound Bring a blanket and enjoy this outdoor concert series. July 17: Darren Motamedy July 24: Afrodisiacs July 31: Shaggy Sweet Aug 7: Stonesy Aug 14: Folsom Prism Aug 21: Petty Differences Aug 28: The Swingin' Sixties Orchestra Photo: The Swingin' Sixties Orchestra. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Kent Station Plaza 417 Ramsay Way Kent WA 98032. For more info visit www.kentwa.gov.

U Village Sounds of Summer Concert Series

Seattle Area The Sounds of Summer Concert Series at University Village is a series of free concerts on Wednesdays beginning July 10 and running through August 21, from 7-8:30 p.m. Seating begins at 6 p.m.  July 10: Kalimba July 17: The Paperboys July 24: Nite Wave July 31: BowieVision August 7: Eldridge Gravy & The Court Supreme August 14: DoctorfunK August 2: Hit Explosion. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. University Village 2623 N.E. University Village St. Seattle WA 98105. For more info visit uvillage.com.

Summer Concert Series at Des Moines Beach Park

South Sound Outdoor summer concert series, free, however donations are appreciated.  July 10: Free Rain July 17: Buzz Brump July 24: Paoli Mejias Jazz Quintet July 31: Elena Maque Aug 7: Ethan Tucker Aug 14: Kim Archer Aug 21: Whitney Mongé. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Des Moines Beach Park 22030 Cliff Ave. S. Des Moines WA 98198. For more info visit www.desmoinesartscommission.com.

Toddler Time

Eastside Children ages 3 and younger play with cars, bikes, slides, wagons and lots more active toys. Parents must accompany children. Held 8 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. $2 per child. Schedule subject to change; check website to confirm. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-837-3300. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Issaquah Community Center 301 Rainier Blvd S Issaquah, WA 98027. For more info visit www.issaquahwa.gov.

Toddler Gym Play Time

Seattle Area Children play, learn, and develop both motor and social skills in this highly interactive drop-in social and play time. Toddlers will meet new friends, play on bouncy toys, ride scooters and tricycles, play with bouncy balls, and much more. Times are subject to change; please call the community center to check. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-256-5645. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Lake City Community Center 12531 28th Ave NE Seattle, WA 98125. For more info visit cosparkways-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com.

Nordic Sól

Seattle Area National Nordic Museum’s new summer cultural showcase- Nordic Sól! With a cool focus on Arctic vendors, crafts, music, and culture, this collaboration of polar artisans and like-minded local businesses will feature a series of thoughtfully curated events, including an Arctic-themed Pecha Kucha, Friday night concert featuring the Circumpolar Hip Hop Collab, and a Saturday evening Arctic Adventure of modern fashion, traditional foods, and aquavit garden! For kids and families, there will be face painting, Arctic film shorts, traditional Inuit games, a snow machine, STEAM activities, and more throughout the weekend. Photo: National Nordic Museum Various times. Some events require pre-registration or admission cost. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM. National Nordic Museum 2655 N.W. Market St. Seattle, WA 98107. For more info visit nordicmuseum.org.

Open Art Studio

Seattle Area Kids can explore their creativity at full force in this art studio. There's even a splatter room, where kids are encouraged to splatter paint! All the materials provided to create. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Purchase hour-long sessions: $15 ages 6 and older, $10 ages 5 and younger. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-466-6028. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. West Seattle Art Nest 4138 California Ave. S.W. Seattle WA 98116. For more info visit www.westseattleartnest.com.

Play and Learn Group

Seattle Area Parents and Caregivers of Children from birth to five years of age are invited to FREE & FUN activities! - Fun activities for kids and parents/caregivers - Learn about healthy development - Meet other parents/caregivers in your community - Help your children be ready for kindergarten - All languages welcome, interpretation provided. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-716-8800. Email: whitecenterevents@gmail.com. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Educare Early Learning Center 625 S.W. 100th Ave. Seattle, WA 98146. For more info visit www.educareseattle.org.

Children's Concert Series

North Sound Pack a picnic and enjoy this outdoor concert series. July 11: The Not-Its!  July 18: Recess Monkey July 25: Brian Waite Band rock-n-roll adventures Aug 1: Ruth & Emilia  Aug 8: Joanie Leeds Aug 15: Caspar Babypants Aug 22: Eric Herman & the Thunder Puppies. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425-257-7107. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Thornton A. Sullivan Park 11405 Silver Lake Road Everett WA 98208. For more info visit everettwa.gov.

The Evergreen State Fair

North Sound The Evergreen State Fair is a great place to visit for fun and agricultural education. Activities include a parade, carnival, logging show, exhibits, animal races, petting zoo, roaming entertainment, contests, concerts, rodeo, Clydesdale horses, auto races and more. $14 per adult and children 13 and older. $10 for youth ages 6 to 12. Kids 5 and under are free. Carnival rides additional charge. Photo: The Evergreen State Fairgrounds. Age recommendation: All ages. Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 360-805-6700. Email: marcie.allen@snoco.org. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM. Evergreen State Fairgrounds 14405 179th Ave. S.E. Monroe, WA 98272.

CANCELED - Children's Story Time with Ms. Mynique!

The Seattle Public Library Where: Douglass-Truth Branch. Room Location: The Gayton Family Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is Children's story time at the Douglass-Truth Branch! Bring your preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian, Ms. Mynique! Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Outdoor Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Madrona/Sally Goldmark Branch. Non-Library Location: Other. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Meet us in front of the library for story time on the lawn! Toddlers and preschoolers will enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs with our children’s librarian. Stick around for Bug Safari fun or crafts after. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Outdoor story time takes place on Madrona-Sally Goldmark branch's lawn. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Madrona/Sally Goldmark Branch. Room Capacity: This event is outside. We recommend bringing a blanket or chair to sit on. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM.

Children's Hour

Seattle Area Using a combination of short films from Scarecrow Video's library, storybooks, arts activities and science experiments, children can learn new concepts alongside peers in a fun environment. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-524-8554. Email: maddie@scarecrow.com. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Scarecrow Video 5030 Roosevelt Way NE Seattle, WA. For more info visit blog.scarecrow.com.

Minimu: Sensory Play

Farther Afield Join KiDiMu for a program just for babies, tots and their grown-ups. This week, enjoy circle time and sensory exploration for little ones. As always - find a supportive community and connect with your child in the welcoming space of Kids Discovery Museum. Meet other families to share experiences, play together and learn from one another. Non-members: $8 per child/adult pair. Members: Free. This program recurs second and fourth Thursdays. 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-855-4650. Email: learnmore@kidimu.org. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. KiDiMu 301 Ravine Lane Bainbridge Island, WA 98110.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Rainier Beach Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Rainier Beach Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Tugboat Story Time

Seattle Area Listen to stories about boats and the sea aboard the Arthur Foss, a 100-year-old tugboat. After stories, there is time to explore the boat. This is an indoor/outdoor activity; dress accordingly. Ages 1 to 8. Not intended for preschool groups. Held on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. $2 suggested donation. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Phone: 206-382-2628. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Center for Wooden Boats 1010 Valley St. Seattle WA 98109. For more info visit cwb.org.

Climb Aboard a Huey Helicopter

South Sound Climb inside a Huey Helicopter from the Olympic Flight Museum. Free with $14.95 admission. Photo: Hands On Children's Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 360-956-0818. Email: irutherford@hocm.org. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Hands On Children's Museum 414 Jefferson St. N.E. Olympia, WA 98501. For more info visit www.hocm.org.

Take A Spin

South Sound Ride in vehicles from the ACM Collection and experience history in motion! Vehicles will vary and may be a selection from Antiques and pre-war Classics to the Fabulous Fifties, perhaps a fire truck may make a special appearance! Included with admission. $18, $16 seniors/military, $14 students, $10 ages 6 to 12, free ages 5 and younger. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Phone: 253-779-8490. Email: patricia.borgardt@americascarmuseum.org. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. LeMay America's Car Museum 2702 E. D St. Tacoma WA 98421. For more info visit www.americascarmuseum.org.

Little Critters

The Seattle Public Library Where: Southwest Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Meet a puppet and a live little critter! Description: Bring your littlest animal lovers to this fun program! We’ll wonder and learn about a delightful animal through a fun puppet story, then get to meet (and even touch) that animal in real life! Animal species vary widely, and will not be known until the day of the program.  For ages 6 and under. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: Southwest Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

CANCELED - Family Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Wallingford Branch. Room Location: Community meeting room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time at the Wallingford Branch! Bring your babies and children ages 0-5 years to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with our children's librarian. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Wallingford Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 11:15 AM – 11:45 AM.

Twinkle Twinkle: The ABCs of Jazz and Blues

The Seattle Public Library Where: University Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Hear Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star through a variety of different musical styles. Description: Explore a well-loved children’s song through myriad styles and genres, including slow blues, boogie-woogie, swing, reggae, salsa, rock-and-roll, and the psychedelic Jimi Hendrix-style of music with local musician Michael Powers. For all ages. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this summer. You can… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: University Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM.

中文故事会 (Mandarin Chinese Story Time)

The Seattle Public Library Where: Beacon Hill Branch. Room Location: Friends of The Seattle Public Library Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: 中文. Español. Summary: 开心享受国语儿歌、故事及歌曲!(Enjoy rhymes, stories and songs in Mandarin Chinese!). Description: 所有活动均为免费。在各分馆设有限额免费停车位. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Beacon Hill Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Delridge Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Delridge Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Downtown Summer Sounds

Seattle Area Outdoor summer concerts at noon, held at various locations throughout Downtown Seattle. July 30, City Hall Park: Felion July 31, Harbor Steps: The Dusty 45s Aug. 1, City Hall Plaza: Abbey Arts Showcase: Hoops Aug. 2, Occidental Square: Rosso Viti Aug. 7, Union Square: Among Authors Aug. 8, King Street Station: Evan Flory Barnes Aug. 9, Freeway Park: Passenger String Quartet Aug. 14, Union Square: Clinton Fearon Aug. 15, City Hall Plaza: Otieno Terry and the Rain City Rock Camp Aug. 16, Occidental Square: General Mojo's Aug. 21, Union Square: Warren Dunes Aug. 22, King Street Station: Totem Star Showcase Aug. 23, 400 Fairview: Littlespirits Featuring Star Anna. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. King Street Station Seattle, WA. For more info visit downtownseattle.org.

Out-to-Lunch Concert

Seattle Area Bring your lunch to the park for free, live music from local musicians every Thursday throughout the summer. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Cascade Playground 333 Pointus Ave. N. Seattle WA 98109. For more info visit www.cascadeplayground.org.

Live at Lunch Concert Series

Eastside Enjoy a 10-week run of free live music July 19 - September 12 every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from noon to 1:30 p.m. Local bands showcasing diverse genres and styles will play at outdoor plazas and open spaces throughout Downtown Bellevue. See complete schedule via link below. Photo: Bellevue Downtown Association. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Various Locations Downtown Bellevue. For more info visit www.bellevuedowntown.com.

Summer Concerts in Hazel Miller Plaza

North Sound Edmonds Arts Commission presents a summer of free concerts Sunday afternoons in Hazel Miller Plaza. Thursday evening Hazel Miller Plaza Schedule: July 18: 20/20 Acapella July 25: The Bylines Jazz inspired Pop Aug 1: Jovino Santo Neto Trio Brazillian Music Aug 8: Santa Poco Country Music Aug 15: Sundae + Mr. Goessl Contemporary Vintage Jazz Aug 22: Maiah Wynne Indie/Pop/Folk Photo: Edmonds Art Commission. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. Hazel Miller Plaza 5th Ave. S. and Maple St. Edmonds, WA 98020. For more info visit www.edmondswa.gov.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Columbia Branch. Room Location: The Weiland Family Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Columbia Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Broadview Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Broadview Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Playing with Music (bilingual music)

North Sound Every Thursday (1 p.m.) and Sunday (noon and 1 p.m.) join a bilingual English-Spanish music program for kids and families. Engage in songs, stories and play instruments. Included with museum admission, $12. Photo: Imagine Children's Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 425-258-1006. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Imagine Children's Museum 1502 Wall St. Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.imaginecm.org.

Arts & Crafts Studio

The Seattle Public Library Where: Delridge Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Drop in and join our staff to complete weekly arts and crafts projects. For ages 2-10. Parents and children will work together to complete weekly arts and crafts projects. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Delridge Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Hack the House: A Smart Home Challenge!

Seattle Area Architecture and engineering collide in this special Internet of Things workshop designed for middle school students. Over 2 hours, students work together in teams to design, test, and code a miniature Smart Home for a variety of clients, each with their own set of needs and desires. Using predictive sensors, circuits, and a bit of block-based coding, learn what it takes to completely automate a home to predict and answer your every need. Space is limited to 16 participants. Students could benefit from a basic understanding of algebra. Ages 12 and older. $30, $12 for Members Photo: Living Computers Museum. Age recommendation: Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Living Computers Museum 2245 1st Ave. S. Seattle, WA 98134. For more info visit www.showclix.com.

Tool Time Thursday

Eastside At KidQuest Museum's Tool Time Tuesday, learn about tool safety and practice building with real tools. Geared towards ages 5 and older. Included with museum admission ($12.50). Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-637-8100. Email: info@kidsquestmuseum.org. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. KidsQuest Museum 1116 108th Ave. N.E. Bellevue, WA 98004.

Jargie the Science Girl: Chemical Reactions

The Seattle Public Library Where: Northeast Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Join Jargie on a journey of scientific exploration! This live, interactive, science education show will rattle the molecules of your inner scientist. Description: In this fun and interactive science show, Jargie and her penguin lab assistant, Benjamin, use audience participation to introduce chemistry concepts through demonstrations and experiments!  This program is performed by a real-life, female Hispanic scientist and is produced by Phantom Projects Theatre Group based in La Mirada, CA.  For ages 4-8. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, arts and… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: Northeast Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: High Point Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: High Point Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: NewHolly Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: NewHolly Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Bellevue Farmers Market POP Club

Eastside Children ages 3 to 12 are welcome to sign up at the market's POP (Power of Produce) Club tent. Kids will each have a “Passport to Health” to log attendance and completion of weekly activities. The more stamps in the passport, the greater the reward at the end of the program. There are three weekly facets of the POP Club: Two Bite Challenge: kids try two bites of a new fruit/vegetable when they check in. Even if they don't like what they eat, they still get a stamp for being brave and trying something new. , After the Two Bite Challenge, kids receive $2 in market tokens to spend on produce at the market. Vendors that accept these tokens are designated with a "POP Tokens Accepted Here" sign on their booths. , Weekly activities are offered based around food, nutrition, healthy living, gardening, and more. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Bellevue Farmers Market 1717 Bellevue Way N.E. Bellevue WA 98004. For more info visit bellevuefarmersmarket.org.

Bug Safari

The Seattle Public Library Where: Queen Anne Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Come and learn about bugs and our environment using California Academy of Arts and Science's Bug Safari program! Description: This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this summer. You can pick up a Summer Action Guide at any Library location beginning June 24th. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Queen Anne Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Little Makers Story Time

The Seattle Public Library Where: Broadview Branch. Non-Library Location: Other. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Little Makers is back and happening outside! Enjoy science themed activities crafted just for preschoolers (3-6)! Younger siblings always welcome. Description: This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, arts and math. We are offering over 250 free youth programs throughout the city this summer. You can pick up a Summer Action Guide at any Library location beginning June 24th. Story Time Notes: We'll be meeting rain or shine at a different outdoor location each week. Please check the calendar before heading out! This week, we'll be home and meeting at the library for an end to our summer's adventures! Contact Info: Broadview Branch. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Kids Cafe Summer Meals

The Seattle Public Library Where: Northgate Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Language: English. Summary: Kids Café Summer Meals - Kids & Teens Eat Free! Description: Kids and teens ages 1-18 are invited to drop in for free meals and fun activities all summer long. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. This program is co-sponsored by The Seattle Public Library, City of Seattle Human Services, and United Way of King County, with additional support from USDA. Contact Info: Northgate Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Top Ten Toys Playdays

Seattle Area Drop in for creative fun with a different hands-on activity each week. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 206-782-0098. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Top Ten Toys 120 N. 85th St. Seattle WA. For more info visit www.toptentoys.com.

Story Time and Kid Activities at the Lake City Farmers' Market

The Seattle Public Library Where: non-library location. Address: NE 125th St & 28th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98125. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Join Librarian Nancy P for stories during the Lake City Farmers' Market! Crafts and other kid activities will follow from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Lake City Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

Learning Buddies

The Seattle Public Library Where: Columbia Branch. Room Location: The Weiland Family Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Play math and reading games! Get better at math and reading this summer with a high school buddy. Description: Learning Buddies is a program that pairs elementary school students with a high school mentor. This is a first come-first served, drop-in program for children going into grades K-5 this fall. Each buddy session will last up to one hour. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Columbia Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Cartoon Happy Hour

Seattle Area Introduce your kids to the classic splats and konks of your childhood during Central Cinema's happy hour for the whole family. Two hours of classic cartoons take over the screen every Thursday. FREE show; food and drink specials for purchase. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Phone: 206-328-3230. Email: info@central-cinema.com. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Central Cinema 1411 21st Ave. Seattle, WA 98122. For more info visit www.central-cinema.com.

Neighborhood Night at TAM

South Sound Tacoma Art Museum is now open late and free to the community every Thursday. Stop in for performances, artist demonstrations and more. Go upstairs to see TAM Local Community Art installations or  to TAM Studio or Drawing Jam to create your own work of art. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Tacoma Art Museum 1701 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402. For more info visit www.tacomaartmuseum.org.

Chess Club

The Seattle Public Library Where: Northeast Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Language: English. Summary: Come play a game of chess! Children, teens and adults - people of all ages are invited to drop by for fun and casual games of chess. Chess puzzles and basic chess instruction also available. Description: All skill levels are welcome. Chess sets and guidance by an adult chess coach will be available. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Northeast Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

¡Hora De Cuentos! (Spanish Story Time)

The Seattle Public Library Where: Lake City Branch. Room Location: Meeting Room. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: Español. Summary: ¡Es una hora de cuentos para los niños y sus familias! (It's Spanish story time at the Lake City Branch!). Description: Niños y sus familias están invitados a celebrar cuentos, canciones, y jugeos divertidos en español con Marco Cortes. Story Time Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Story times are some of our most popular events! Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. More Children's Programs: https://www.spl.org/programs-and-services/kids-and-families/kids-and-families-calendar. Contact Info: Lake City Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM.

Summer at SAM

Seattle Area Seattle Art Museum hosts a weekly summer series featuring live music, food trucks, art-making, park tours every Thursday. July 11-Aug. 22.  Photo: Seattle Art Museum. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Olympic Sculpture Park Beach 2901 Western Ave. Seattle WA 98121. For more info visit summer.site.seattleartmuseum.org.

Si View Summer Concert Series

Eastside Enjoy this outdoor concert series during the farmers market. Also check out the playground and Cascade views. Thursdays through Sep. 12. June 6: Ian McFeron June 13: Funaddicts June 20: The Great American Trainwreck June 27: Cosmo’s Dream July 11: Michele D'amour and the Love Dealers July 18: The Silver Lining July 25: Ranger and the Re-Arrangers Aug.1: The New Rhythmatics Aug.8: Flashback Nation Aug. 15: 3 Trick Pony Aug. 22: Amigos Nobles Aug. 29: Eastside Jam Sept. 5: Fabulous Murphtones (5:30 to 7 p.m.) Sept. 12: The Winterlings (5:30 to 7 p.m.). Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425-831-1900. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Si View Park 400 S.E. Orchard Drive North Bend WA 98045. For more info visit www.siviewpark.org.

Jargie the Science Girl: Chemical Reactions

The Seattle Public Library Where: Capitol Hill Branch. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Join Jargie on a journey of scientific exploration! This live, interactive, science education show will rattle the molecules of your inner scientist. Description: In this fun and interactive science show, Jargie and her penguin lab assistant, Benjamin, use audience participation to introduce chemistry concepts through demonstrations and experiments!  This program is performed by a real-life, female Hispanic scientist and is produced by Phantom Projects Theatre Group based in La Mirada, CA.  For ages 4-8. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Explore Your World! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology,… Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. The 2019 Summer of Learning program, Explore Your World! is funded by generous support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation. Contact Info: Capitol Hill Branch. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Cost: FREE. Event provided by: The Seattle Public Library. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Hiawatha Summer Concert Series

Seattle Area Free outdoor summer concert series at Hiawatha Park through August 22. July 25: The Not-Its! with School of Rock (kids rock) Aug 1: Alec Shaw (indie rock) Aug 8: Ranger and the Rearrangers (gypsy jazz) Aug 15: The Highsteppers (soul) Aug 22: Caspar Babypants (kids rock) Photo: Admiral Neighborhood Association. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Hiawatha Park 2700 California Ave. S.W. Seattle WA 98116. For more info visit www.admiralneighborhood.org.

Outdoor Movies at Marymoor Park: Grease

Eastside Enjoy outdoor movies, entertainment, trivia and food trucks. Weekly from July 10 through August 28. Seating opens at 6:30 p.m. movies show at dusk. $5 per person cash or $6 credit. 5 and younger free. Parking: $5 per vehicle. Food trucks on site, or bring food and non-alcoholic beverages. Bring blankets; chairs may be set up behind the ground seating area. Well behaved dogs are welcome. Movie shows at dusk, rain or shine. 2019 Movie Schedule Wed. July 10: Ferris Bueller's Day Off Wed. July 17: Bohemian Rhapsody Wed. July 24: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Wed. July 31: Top Gun Wed. Aug. 7: Incredibles 2 Tues. Aug 13: The Sandlot Thu. Aug. 22: Grease Wed. Aug. 28, The Princess Bride Photo: Movies @ Marymoor. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: No. Phone: 360-733-2682. Email: info@EpicEvents.us. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 6:30 PM. Marymoor Park 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Pkwy N.E. Redmond WA 98052. For more info visit www.epiceap.com.

Thursday Music at the Marina

North Sound Pack a picnic, a blanket/chairs to enjoy this outdoor concert series. See full schedule via link below. Leashed dogs welcome. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425-257-7107. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Port Gardner Landing 1700 W. Marine View Drive Everett WA 98201. For more info visit everettwa.gov.

Drop-In Archery Intro Class

South Sound Every Thursday Skookum Archers hosts an introduction to archery class. Designed especially for the new archer, this is the perfect way to experience archery. You are guided through the fun of picking up a bow for the first time (or in a long time), and leave with the confidence of having a well-rounded introduction.  All equipment is included, or you may bring your own. The 2 hour session is broken into two parts and it starts with a class that covers safety and equipment, range etiquette, and the fundamentals of how to shoot.  Next, get out to the practice range to start shooting. Ages 6 and older. $10. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Phone: 253-841-0991. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Skookum Archers 11209 Shaw Road E. Puyallup WA 98374. For more info visit www.skookumarchers.com.

Aladdin Jr. (Musical)

Eastside Discover "A Whole New World" with Aladdin and Jasmine live on stage. The story everyone knows and loves has been given the royal treatment! Aladdin and his three friends, Babkak, Omar, and Kassim, are down on their luck until Aladdin discovers a magic lamp and the Genie who has the power to grant three wishes. Wanting to earn the respect of the princess, Jasmine, Aladdin embarks on an adventure that will test his will and his moral character. $15 adults. $12 students and seniors. Cash/Check at the door or buy tickets on line at: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4301467. Performance Type: Theater. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM. Redmond High School Performing Arts Center 17272 N.E. 104th St. Redmond, WA 98052. For more info visit www.brownpapertickets.com.

Crossroads Movies in the Park

Eastside Enjoy family friendly activities at 7:30 p.m. followed by a movie at dusk. Bring blankets and/or chairs.  Aug. 1: Christopher Robin Aug. 8: Ralph Breaks the Internet Aug. 15: Incredibles 2 Aug. 22: Mary Poppins Returns. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-452-6885. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 7:30 PM. Crossroads Park 16000 N.E. 10th St. Bellevue WA 98008. For more info visit crossroadsbellevue.com.

Movies in the Park

Seattle Area Movies in the park series every Thursday in August. Local food trucks will be onsite each movie night. August 1st: (target movie start time 8:30 p.m.) WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (Gene Wilder version) (98 minute run time – Sunset at 8:44 p.m.) Food Truck: Lil J’s Superdawgs August 8th: (target movie start time 8:30 p.m.) UP (96 minute run time – Sunset at 8:33 p.m.) Food Truck: SoSo Good August 15th: (target movie start time 8:15 p.m.) GHOSTBUSTERS (105 minute run time – Sunset at 8:21 p.m.) Food Truck: Auntie’s Family Kitchen August 22nd: (target movie start time 8:05 p.m.) MOANA (113 minute run time – Sunset at 8:09 p.m.) Food Truck: Auntie’s Family Kitchen August 29th: (target movie start time 8:00 p.m.) GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (121 minute run time – Sunset at 7:55 p.m.) Food Truck: Fork & Fin Photo: Visit Ballard. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 22, 2019, 8:30 PM – 10:30 PM. Ballard Commons Park 5701 22nd Ave. N.W. Seattle, WA 98107. For more info visit www.visitballard.com.