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OPEN WITH PHASE 2: PopUp Storywalk

PopUp’s newest installation will be at Lake Boren Park in Newcastle. The story set up in signs along the trail is “Bea’s Bees,” by local author Katherine Pryor and illustrator Ellie Peterson. You can see it from July 17-August 7. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020. Lake Boren Park 13058 SE 84th Way Newcastle, WA 98056. For more info visit www.seattleschild.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: 12 Dancing Princesses with EBT

WATCH! Based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, 12 Dancing Princesses is a story about good overcoming evil, and the power of familial love. EBT’s production, featuring students and faculty of Emerald Ballet Academy and community performers, was filmed on June 6, 2015 at the Northshore Performing Arts Center. LEARN! During August 3-7 on Facebook we will share 12 Dancing Princesses-themed activities for kids to try at home. TAKE YOUR TURN! Join us for a FREE 12 Dancing Princesses-themed class on Saturday, August 8 from 12:00-12:45 with Ms. Erin on EBT’s Facebook page. (Class is appropriate for ages 2-10.). Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020. https://www.facebook.com/emeraldballettheatre. For more info visit www.emeraldballet.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge

Ride 200 miles, wherever you are! Join  for the Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge, presented by Cascade Bicycle Club! You choose your local route, pace, and rate: ride 200 miles over the course of one, two, or even 20 days. Registration is FREE and now open. The Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge runs from July 18 to August 6, 2020.   In light of the current pandemic, we encourage you to adhere to CDC guidelines to keep yourself and others safe. Keep your route interesting and safe by making your home the central point of a cloverleaf pattern; multiple loops bring you back to the comfort of home to refresh and recharge, while limiting contact with public bathrooms and convenience stores. When you #RecreateResponsibly, you help ensure that the whole STP community, both riders and supporters, will be riding next season. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020. Your neighborhood. For more info visit www.bikeeverywherechallenge.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Rhythm Section: Discover Percussion with Seattle Chamber Music

Discover the world of percussion with the arx duo! From drums, to shakers, to your own hands, you’ll learn about the huge range of instruments that fall into the “percussion” instrument category. During this concert, you’ll hear some amazing performances of music from around the world, build your own instruments, and play along with the arx duo. This is a perfect introduction to classical music for children ages 5-10, and is fun for the whole family! This concert will be available to stream beginning at 11am (PDT) on Saturday, August 1 and is available through Monday, August 17. Access for this concert is $15. (Please note, if you already subscribed to the SCMS Virtual Summer Festival the Family Concert is included.). Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-283-8710. Tuesday, August 4, 2020. https://www.seattlechambermusic.org/events/rhythm-section/. For more info visit www.seattlechambermusic.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Run Like a Viking Virtual Challenge 5K/10K/Half Marathon

Nordic Museum presents: Run Like A Viking VIRTUAL! Let the Museum inspire you to keep moving and remain active, while having fun with your friends and family! Run Like a Viking will take place over five (5) weeks during our virtual summer celebration Nordic Sol: Nordic by Nature! Participants can choose between a 5K, 10K or half marathon and since we are going virtual, national and international participation is encouraged! Starting July 25, log your miles as you run outside, walk on a treadmill, bike, kayak, skateboard—whatever way you move counts toward your mileage. Bonus points if you do it while dressed like a Viking! All entrants will receive a custom Run Like a Viking T-shirt, downloadable racing bib, and two (2) general admission tickets to the National Nordic Museum. For more information about Nordic Sol or the Run Like a Viking please visit www.nordicmuseum.org/ Registration fee: $35. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020. In your home or neighborhood. For more info visit runsignup.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seeing | Seeds | Stories - Online Art Gallery Elisabeth C. Miller Library

This year gives us an important milestone to celebrate: Seattle Japanese Garden's Kanreki, or 60th year celebration. In Japanese culture, a person's 60th birthday is an occasion of reaching full circle that carries a sense of renewal. Recently reopened with timed tickets to prevent crowding, the garden is more beautiful than ever today. Please join Seattle Japanese Garden and the Miller Library in welcoming five local artists: sketcher Elijah N. Pasco, photographer Kathleen Atkins, textile artist Kathy Hattori, multidisciplinary artist Markel Uriu, and illustrator Michelle Kumata (her portrait of Juki Iida is featured here).  Their work will be featured on the Seattle Japanese Garden website this month. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020. https://www.seattlejapanesegarden.org/events-calendar/2020/8/1/seeing-seeds-stories-virtual. For more info visit www.seattlejapanesegarden.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: The Mountaineers Summer Quest

Looking for some structured outdoor-focused activities to do with your kids? Go on an epic Summer Quest with The Mountaineers! Activities include plant identification, map making, and campfire cooking, among others. The quest consists of 10 different activities that are highly customizable to your child's interests and abilities. Complete all 10 by August 31, and you become an official quest graduate! You need to have an account with The Mountaineers to sign up for the course, which is free. You can sign up for a Guest Family account for youth programs and then enroll in the Summer Quest, then you're free to participate at your own pace. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Email: hannaht@mountaineers.org. Tuesday, August 4, 2020. Your home! For more info visit www.mountaineers.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Otter Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching our sea otters play, eat, groom and lounge. Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7 am 9 am 11 am 1 pm 3 pm 5 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 7:00 AM – 5:30 PM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Shark Enrichment Programs with Atlantic White Shark Conservatory

Join a member of Atlantic White Shark Conservatory LIVE to learn about different ocean zones and how to make an ocean zone lab at home.  Each day of the week has a different topic. See website (below) for list of events.  7 a.m. PT on Facebook Live. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 7:00 AM – 7:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/atlanticwhiteshark/. For more info visit www.atlanticwhiteshark.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Seal Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching the delightful harbor seals, Barney, Q and Hogan! Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7:30 am 3 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KiDiMu Tuesday Tunes

Kids Discovery Museum in Bainbridge Island is offering online programming through their social media channels while the museum is closed! Tuesday Tunes: Local musician Dave Webb leads a guitar singalong for all ages! While having fun with song and dance, children practice gross motor, sensory, social-emotional and early literacy skills. The singalong is also recommended for babies to get a head start on emerging language skills, music appreciation and fun! Videos will be released on Tuesdays on Facebook at @kidimumuseum and on Instagram at @kidsdiscoverymuseum and will be available throughout the day.  YouTube: youtube.com/kidimumuseum Instagram: instagram.com/kidsdiscoverymuseum Facebook: facebook.com/kidimumuseum. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. KiDiMu's YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook pages. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Primates Across the Globe Class

There are over 200 different species of primates across the globe. Join other students who are entering the 2nd and 3rd grade in the Fall to learn all about primate conservation. Students will be able to interact with their instructor via chat to ask questions in real time. Type of Animal Event: Zoo Events. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM. Online; pre-register for information. For more info visit www.varsitytutors.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: SANCA Circus Summer Camps

SANCA offers an extensive day camp program for children age 6 and up. SANCA day camps allow students to develop physical skills, increase confidence, build self-esteem and get physically fit. • No previous experience necessary to enroll in Core Generalist Circus Arts camps • Core Generalist camps are beginning level • Specialty camps may have prerequisites. • SANCA student to instructor ratio is 5:1 for maximum safety and fun. • Full-day camps are 9am – 3pm. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-652-4433. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. SANCA 674 S Orcas St Seattle, WA 98108. For more info visit sancaseattle.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Online Preschool Storytime with Miss Kat

Join on Facebook Live where we share fun books, sing-along songs and creative activities that prepare young minds for the adventures of reading. For ages 3 to 5 years. Supported by the Friends of the Edmonds Library. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Preschool. Phone: 360-651-7000. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/edmondslibrary/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Remlinger Farm Market

Remlinger Farm Market is NOW OPEN for the 2020 season. Be sure to stop by and check out the great selection of unique items, local artisan creations and famous handmade pies! NEW this year, try vegan/gluten free or natural ingredients pies.  Please visit their website or Facebook page for the most up-to-date farm information. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-333-4135 X250. Email: customerservice@remlingerfarms.com. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM. 32610 NE 32nd Street Carnation, WA 98014.

VIRTUAL EVENT: STEM Girls Rock Math Camp

Girls Rock Math is an arts-based math camp just for girls. The camps offer themes that capture a girl's interest and imagination, and we use that as a catalyst for math growth through real-life, hands-on math projects. These creative experiences with math empower girls to develop confidence in their skills. Some camps are online and some are offered at Kruckeberg Botanic Garden in Shoreline. Most camps are half days and start at $225 for the week. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-408-8078. Email: camp@girlsrockmathematics.com. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 9:30 AM – 3:45 PM. Online; pre-register for information. For more info visit www.care.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Schack Arts Center "From the Streets to the Canvas" Exhibit

Schack Art Center's newest exhibit will allow the community a rare public viewing of over 80 spectacular graffiti originals held in a private collection. These works come from artists from all over the country, including New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Oakland, Boston, Seattle, and Phoenix. This exhibit gives art patrons a rare and up-close look at this genre of work. Never before has an exhibit of street art of this magnitude been held in the Pacific Northwest. From 2003 through 2012, the Collector* invited graffiti writers to his home to replicate their original art from walls, tunnels, and boxcars onto 6’ x 10’ canvases and skateboard decks. In this way, he preserved designs and artwork that most likely would get buffed from existence in their original locations. The most important part of the collection is the dedication of the writers themselves. The exhibit is organized in four categories: The Earliest American Writers of the 1970s; Freedom Tunnel works; Freight Car Collec… Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425.259-5050. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Schack Center for the Arts 2921 Hoyt Ave Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.schack.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Pete the Cat Club Read Aloud

Join the creator of Pete the Cat for a daily (weekday) virtual storytime. James Dean will be reading to viewers as well as hosting a drawing tutorial. Videos can be found on Instagram Live. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/petethecatofficial/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Diver Experience

Join the Aquarium team for a live diver experience on their Facebook page where YOU can ask questions as a diver interacts with a variety of fish in the Window on Washington Waters exhibit. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/Aquarium.Seattle. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Skype a Scientist! "Restoring Reefs" with Liz Burmester

Dr. Liz Burmester is a marine biologist who specializes in understanding how stress impacts reef-building organisms (like corals and oysters) and how we can use that information to restore and conserve their ecosystems. Her work has taken her from the tropical coral reefs of Belize to the coastal waters of New England to the urban estuary of New York Harbor — all in search of answers that will help us better understand our ocean habitats.   Requires Zoom. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. https://www.skypeascientist.com/livestreams.html. For more info visit www.skypeascientist.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Turn It Out With Tiler Peck (NYC Ballet Principal Dancer)

Principal Dancer at New York City Ballet Tiler Peck helps you perfect that plié through live ballet classes on her Instagram, every day at 10 a.m. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/tilerpeck/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Storytime with Early Childhood Teachers

Live weekday children's book readings, read by early childhood teachers at Stroum Jewish Community Center of Greater Seattle.  Access live events on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/ Or Zoom. Use this link to find your event: https://sjcc.org/calendar-event/virtual-sjcc-story-time-with-ecs/all/. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 10:30 AM – 10:50 AM. https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/. For more info visit sjcc.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Daily Readaloud with Dan Gutman

Dan Gutman, creator of the My Weird School series, will be reading daily at 11 a.m. To catch previous chapters and to see today’s livestream, check out Dan Gutman’s Facebook page. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/Dan-Gutman-60020139122/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Mount St. Helens Institute Volcano Tuesdays

Each week on Tuesday at 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time, join live for activities that will get you thinking about volcanoes of the Pacific Northwest.  You can view and use past Volcano Tuesdays presentations and activities anytime at the links below! Grades: K-5 (learners of all ages are welcome!) Videos will last at least 30 minutes, sometimes longer. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. https://www.mshinstitute.org/mshinside/volcanotuesdays/. For more info visit www.mshinstitute.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: PacSci Curiosity at Home Daily Live Show

Tuesdays & Thursdays at 11 a.m. through the summer, PacSci is on Facebook LIVE. Join and meet some of the animals, caretakers, and educators, and see fun at-home experiments. For past videos, visit  https://www.facebook.com/pg/PacSci/videos/. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:20 AM. https://www.facebook.com/PacSci/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Mikey the Rad Scientist: Together At Home!

Mikey Mike the Rad Scientist brings science and nature to life with his creative, interactive and engaging music. He brings his energetic and educational songs his Facebook Live and YouTube pages for FREE science-filled performances—from the adventures of a water molecule named Carlos, to a musical journey to the center of the earth. Join Mikey for a great time dancing and singing while learning about the wonders of the natural world. Mikey has been teaching and singing nature songs for over ten years covering concepts such as symbiosis, the water cycle, plant and animal biology, astronomy and math. His interactive music gets kids moving, singing along and learning. His performances and programs make science fun by using stories, songs, props, and movement to reinforce students’ learning. https://www.facebook.com/MikeyTheRadScientist/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeoZplwQHYl-vwF5EOjtjQQ. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Email: mjgervais@gmail.com. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/MikeyTheRadScientist/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeoZplwQHYl-vwF5EOjtjQQ. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: PJ Library Song & Story Time

Move around, sing some songs, and hear new (or familiar stories) with Betsy and PJ Library. Tune in Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, at 11:30 am. Live on Zoom; or check PJ Library’s Facebook and Instagram pages. https://www.facebook.com/JewishInSeattle/ https://www.instagram.com/jewishinseattle/?hl=en. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/PJLibrarySeattle/ https://www.jewishinseattle.org/investments-in-jewish-life/pj-library-for-families-with-young/neighborhood-song-story-times/. For more info visit www.jewishinseattle.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Home Safari with the Cincinnati Zoo

While the Cincinnati Zoo is closed and kids are home from school, the zoo is sharing a Home Safari on Facebook Live each day at noon Pacific. The Zoo will highlight one of their amazing animals and include an interactive activity students can do from home. The Safari will be live daily on the zoo's Facebook page. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/cincinnatizoo/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Make a Book with One Piece of Paper

All you need to make a book is one piece of paper, a pencil, and scissors. Bring your supplies and we'll make little books together. You can write, draw, color, or collage to make your book. You can also bring little books and zines you have made before and share them. This class is ideal for children 7 and older, but all are welcome. Ian McDermott is a librarian who likes to make zines. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Online; pre-register for info. For more info visit www.eventbrite.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Weekly Lunchtime Playlist with Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Every weekday at 12:30 pm Lincoln Center invites you to take a break and enjoy world-class chamber music performances shared from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s archives. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. https://www.chambermusicsociety.org/watch-and-listen/playlists/inspired-by-art-and-literature/. For more info visit www.chambermusicsociety.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: DIY Puppet Workshops with WonderSpark Puppets

Weekdays at 1 p.m. WonderSpark Puppets will be offering DIY puppet workshops. Workshops will be live on Facebook and archived on Youtube's WonderSpark Puppets channel. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/WonderSparkPuppets/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Pre-K Story Times with Miss Jenn

Ages 3 to 6, siblings welcome. Get ready for Kindergarten in this 30-minute online Story Time. Registration at kcls.org each week required. A link and password to the online meeting will be sent out via email the day before the program. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Pre-register: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM. https://kcls.bibliocommons.com/events/search/q=Pre-k/event/5ed6a66e2d698c2400721719. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Baking with Miss Bekka-Decorative Sandwiches & Popsicles

Ages 3 and older with adult. Are you craving a treat to make your day a little extra special! Let’s stir up some fun in the kitchen together! We’ll have special guest, Kirkland Children’s Librarian, Gaye Hinchliff, join us as we decorate fun animal sandwiches and prep delicious popsicles. Wrap-up the day listening to a story. Sandwich Ingredients bread toppings (anything you’ll eat but think of decorating), peanut butter, jelly, fruit, cheese, cucumber, hard boiled egg, tomato, lettuce, olives, carrots, sandwich meat, etc. Popsicle Ingredients • 6 oz. fresh ripe berries or other fruit (chopped) • 1 cups full-fat plain or vanilla Greek yogurt • 1/8 cup honey Feel free to double the recipe! Sandwich Supplies Cookie cutters Knife & cutting board (decorating animal or people facial features) pencil and paper if you want to draw it out before making final product Popsicle Supplies popsicle molds or DIY (popsicle sticks, ice cube trays, loaf pan with parchment paper, paper cups, etc.) Please register at… Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Pre-register: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 1:15 PM – 2:15 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Seal Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching the delightful harbor seals, Barney, Q and Hogan! Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7:30 am 3 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: TIPS for Teens with U Heights

UHeights is excited to bring you a wonderful new program for teens, creating a space for them to connect with themselves as well as each other. The facilitator for this program, TIPS for Teens is Anika Tara Rao. Anika will be starting 10th grade this Fall. She enjoys singing, dancing, cooking and hanging out with friends. Anika was inspired by her mom Dr. Anu Taranath to create safe spaces for talking about sometimes uncomfortable topics. She loves leadership and is very excited and thankful to be able to connect with you all! TIPS is a book written by Dr. Anu's UW students during their study abroad program in India, encouraging us to see ourselves and our surroundings anew via thought-provoking letters to Things, Ideas, People and Self (TIPS). Each week, Anika will introduce you to new guest speakers, who will share their insights with you and answer any questions you might have. You will spend some time writing letters using the TIPS model, and then share what you've written with the group. Age recommendation: Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 3:00 PM – 4:15 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit www.uheightscenter.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Hazel Miller Plaza Summer Concerts

Thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Hazel Miller Foundation, five concerts will be available on the Edmonds cable television station (Comcast channel 21 or Ziply channel 39). Ian McFeron Band / Folk/Pop (pictured above) Channel 21/39, July 19, 10:30am & 4pm/July 21, 4pm/ July 23, 4pm Eric Ode / Children's Singer & Songwriter Channel 21/39, July 26, 10:30am & 4pm / July 28, 4pm/ July 30, 4pm Kim Maguire Trio / Vocal Jazz & Swing Channel 21/39, Aug 2, 10:30am & 4pm / Aug 4, 4pm / Aug 6, 4pm Reid Jamieson Band / Acoustic Folk Duo Channel 21/39, Aug 9, 10:30am & 4pm / Aug 11, 4pm / Aug 13, 4pm Jasper Lepak / Folk Soloist Channel 21/39, Aug 16, 10:30am & 4pm / Aug 18, 4pm / Aug 20, 4pm Concerts will also be available on-demand at a future date on the City's YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3-K5JiGFrFVVylZpt-ulnA). Click on "Videos" to access. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Comcast channel 21 or Ziply channel 39. For more info visit www.youtube.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Old Fire House Teen Center Drop In

Join Redmond's Old Fire House Teen Center staff and other students for a Virtual Drop-In on Tuesdays from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. To get the link to join, email ofh@redmond.gov. Age recommendation: Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Email: ofh@redmond.gov. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Zoom, email for login information. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Graphic Novel Book Club for Children

Ages 8 to 12. Let's read graphic novels together this summer! All the books are available online through hoopla without wait lists. Join online Zoom meetings every two weeks to talk about graphic novels and do a fun activity. The first meeting on June 23 will be a welcome meeting. You do not have to read a book for this meeting. Discuss how to use hoopla and discuss as a group how we want to run our club meetings. Please register at kcls.org. You will be sent a Zoom link. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Pre-register: Yes. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Rodeo Drive In Theatre in Bremerton

Open Friday through Tuesday. Check website for weekly showings. Admission: $10 adults, $7 age 5-12. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 360-698-6030. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM. Rodeo Drive In Theatre 7369 WA-3 Bremerton, WA 98312. For more info visit www.rodeodrivein.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: BECU Drive-in Movies at Marymoor Park- Guardians of the Galaxy

Drive-in Movies, food trucks and socially distanced fun from your own vehicle. Join for a drive-in movie series of the summer at King County’s Marymoor Park in Redmond. Please purchase your tickets. $25 per carload. No RVs, buses or limousines. *All July events are sold out and the wait list is full *Purchasing tickets in advance is recommended as space is limited *Tickets will be available for purchase at the events for events that are not sold out. *Gates open 1 hour and 45 minutes prior to listed showtimes. No early entry. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 360-733-2682. Email: info@epicevents.us. Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 8:45 PM – 10:45 PM. Marymoor Park 6046 West Lake Sammamish Pkwy NE Redmond, WA 98052. For more info visit www.epiceap.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: PopUp Storywalk

PopUp’s newest installation will be at Lake Boren Park in Newcastle. The story set up in signs along the trail is “Bea’s Bees,” by local author Katherine Pryor and illustrator Ellie Peterson. You can see it from July 17-August 7. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Lake Boren Park 13058 SE 84th Way Newcastle, WA 98056. For more info visit www.seattleschild.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: 12 Dancing Princesses with EBT

WATCH! Based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, 12 Dancing Princesses is a story about good overcoming evil, and the power of familial love. EBT’s production, featuring students and faculty of Emerald Ballet Academy and community performers, was filmed on June 6, 2015 at the Northshore Performing Arts Center. LEARN! During August 3-7 on Facebook we will share 12 Dancing Princesses-themed activities for kids to try at home. TAKE YOUR TURN! Join us for a FREE 12 Dancing Princesses-themed class on Saturday, August 8 from 12:00-12:45 with Ms. Erin on EBT’s Facebook page. (Class is appropriate for ages 2-10.). Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. https://www.facebook.com/emeraldballettheatre. For more info visit www.emeraldballet.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge

Ride 200 miles, wherever you are! Join  for the Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge, presented by Cascade Bicycle Club! You choose your local route, pace, and rate: ride 200 miles over the course of one, two, or even 20 days. Registration is FREE and now open. The Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge runs from July 18 to August 6, 2020.   In light of the current pandemic, we encourage you to adhere to CDC guidelines to keep yourself and others safe. Keep your route interesting and safe by making your home the central point of a cloverleaf pattern; multiple loops bring you back to the comfort of home to refresh and recharge, while limiting contact with public bathrooms and convenience stores. When you #RecreateResponsibly, you help ensure that the whole STP community, both riders and supporters, will be riding next season. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Your neighborhood. For more info visit www.bikeeverywherechallenge.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Rhythm Section: Discover Percussion with Seattle Chamber Music

Discover the world of percussion with the arx duo! From drums, to shakers, to your own hands, you’ll learn about the huge range of instruments that fall into the “percussion” instrument category. During this concert, you’ll hear some amazing performances of music from around the world, build your own instruments, and play along with the arx duo. This is a perfect introduction to classical music for children ages 5-10, and is fun for the whole family! This concert will be available to stream beginning at 11am (PDT) on Saturday, August 1 and is available through Monday, August 17. Access for this concert is $15. (Please note, if you already subscribed to the SCMS Virtual Summer Festival the Family Concert is included.). Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-283-8710. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. https://www.seattlechambermusic.org/events/rhythm-section/. For more info visit www.seattlechambermusic.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Run Like a Viking Virtual Challenge 5K/10K/Half Marathon

Nordic Museum presents: Run Like A Viking VIRTUAL! Let the Museum inspire you to keep moving and remain active, while having fun with your friends and family! Run Like a Viking will take place over five (5) weeks during our virtual summer celebration Nordic Sol: Nordic by Nature! Participants can choose between a 5K, 10K or half marathon and since we are going virtual, national and international participation is encouraged! Starting July 25, log your miles as you run outside, walk on a treadmill, bike, kayak, skateboard—whatever way you move counts toward your mileage. Bonus points if you do it while dressed like a Viking! All entrants will receive a custom Run Like a Viking T-shirt, downloadable racing bib, and two (2) general admission tickets to the National Nordic Museum. For more information about Nordic Sol or the Run Like a Viking please visit www.nordicmuseum.org/ Registration fee: $35. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. In your home or neighborhood. For more info visit runsignup.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seeing | Seeds | Stories - Online Art Gallery Elisabeth C. Miller Library

This year gives us an important milestone to celebrate: Seattle Japanese Garden's Kanreki, or 60th year celebration. In Japanese culture, a person's 60th birthday is an occasion of reaching full circle that carries a sense of renewal. Recently reopened with timed tickets to prevent crowding, the garden is more beautiful than ever today. Please join Seattle Japanese Garden and the Miller Library in welcoming five local artists: sketcher Elijah N. Pasco, photographer Kathleen Atkins, textile artist Kathy Hattori, multidisciplinary artist Markel Uriu, and illustrator Michelle Kumata (her portrait of Juki Iida is featured here).  Their work will be featured on the Seattle Japanese Garden website this month. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. https://www.seattlejapanesegarden.org/events-calendar/2020/8/1/seeing-seeds-stories-virtual. For more info visit www.seattlejapanesegarden.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: The Mountaineers Summer Quest

Looking for some structured outdoor-focused activities to do with your kids? Go on an epic Summer Quest with The Mountaineers! Activities include plant identification, map making, and campfire cooking, among others. The quest consists of 10 different activities that are highly customizable to your child's interests and abilities. Complete all 10 by August 31, and you become an official quest graduate! You need to have an account with The Mountaineers to sign up for the course, which is free. You can sign up for a Guest Family account for youth programs and then enroll in the Summer Quest, then you're free to participate at your own pace. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Email: hannaht@mountaineers.org. Wednesday, August 5, 2020. Your home! For more info visit www.mountaineers.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Otter Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching our sea otters play, eat, groom and lounge. Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7 am 9 am 11 am 1 pm 3 pm 5 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 7:00 AM – 5:30 PM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Shark Enrichment Programs with Atlantic White Shark Conservatory

Join a member of Atlantic White Shark Conservatory LIVE to learn about different ocean zones and how to make an ocean zone lab at home.  Each day of the week has a different topic. See website (below) for list of events.  7 a.m. PT on Facebook Live. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 7:00 AM – 7:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/atlanticwhiteshark/. For more info visit www.atlanticwhiteshark.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Seal Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching the delightful harbor seals, Barney, Q and Hogan! Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7:30 am 3 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Kamp Keeper with Elmwood Park Zoo

Tune in to Kamp Keeper, our new weekly Facebook Live series! Beginning July 1st at 8:00 am, join our educators every Wednesday as they share with you the ins and outs of taking care of some of the planet’s most unique animals. During Kamp Keeper, topics like enrichment, exhibit design, and training wild animals will be covered. The Kamp Keeper series will be live on Facebook every Wednesday from July 1st through August 26th. Missed an episode? Check out past episodes (including Zoo School Live!) on our Youtube. https://www.youtube.com/c/elmwoodparkzoo. Type of Animal Event: Zoo Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 610-277-3825. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 8:00 AM – 8:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/EPZoo/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KiDiMu Wiggle Wednesday

Kids Discovery Museum in Bainbridge Island is offering online programming through their social media channels while the museum is closed! Wiggle Wednesday:  Wiggle Wednesday is a short imagination/themed yoga session for mindfulness and playful fun. Practice pirate yoga with poses like Walk the Plank, Parrot, and Buried Treasure. Videos will be released on Wednesdays on Facebook at @kidimumuseum and on Instagram at @kidsdiscoverymuseum and will be available throughout the day.  YouTube: youtube.com/kidimumuseum Instagram: instagram.com/kidsdiscoverymuseum Facebook: facebook.com/kidimumuseum. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. KiDiMu's YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook pages. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: SANCA Circus Summer Camps

SANCA offers an extensive day camp program for children age 6 and up. SANCA day camps allow students to develop physical skills, increase confidence, build self-esteem and get physically fit. • No previous experience necessary to enroll in Core Generalist Circus Arts camps • Core Generalist camps are beginning level • Specialty camps may have prerequisites. • SANCA student to instructor ratio is 5:1 for maximum safety and fun. • Full-day camps are 9am – 3pm. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-652-4433. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. SANCA 674 S Orcas St Seattle, WA 98108. For more info visit sancaseattle.org.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Remlinger Farm Market

Remlinger Farm Market is NOW OPEN for the 2020 season. Be sure to stop by and check out the great selection of unique items, local artisan creations and famous handmade pies! NEW this year, try vegan/gluten free or natural ingredients pies.  Please visit their website or Facebook page for the most up-to-date farm information. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-333-4135 X250. Email: customerservice@remlingerfarms.com. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM. 32610 NE 32nd Street Carnation, WA 98014.

VIRTUAL EVENT: STEM Girls Rock Math Camp

Girls Rock Math is an arts-based math camp just for girls. The camps offer themes that capture a girl's interest and imagination, and we use that as a catalyst for math growth through real-life, hands-on math projects. These creative experiences with math empower girls to develop confidence in their skills. Some camps are online and some are offered at Kruckeberg Botanic Garden in Shoreline. Most camps are half days and start at $225 for the week. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-408-8078. Email: camp@girlsrockmathematics.com. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 9:30 AM – 3:45 PM. Online; pre-register for information. For more info visit www.care.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Schack Arts Center "From the Streets to the Canvas" Exhibit

Schack Art Center's newest exhibit will allow the community a rare public viewing of over 80 spectacular graffiti originals held in a private collection. These works come from artists from all over the country, including New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Oakland, Boston, Seattle, and Phoenix. This exhibit gives art patrons a rare and up-close look at this genre of work. Never before has an exhibit of street art of this magnitude been held in the Pacific Northwest. From 2003 through 2012, the Collector* invited graffiti writers to his home to replicate their original art from walls, tunnels, and boxcars onto 6’ x 10’ canvases and skateboard decks. In this way, he preserved designs and artwork that most likely would get buffed from existence in their original locations. The most important part of the collection is the dedication of the writers themselves. The exhibit is organized in four categories: The Earliest American Writers of the 1970s; Freedom Tunnel works; Freight Car Collec… Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425.259-5050. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Schack Center for the Arts 2921 Hoyt Ave Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.schack.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Toddler & Baby Story Times with Miss Sara

Join Miss Sara from Sammamish Library for a Story Time online. We can't meet in person at the library, but we can still gather wherever we are to share books, songs and puppets! Register on Crowdcast,  https://www.crowdcast.io/misssaralibrarian. In addition, it will be live streamed to the Sammamish Library Facebook page. The video will be posted afterward so you can watch it even if you miss it live! Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Pre-register: Yes. Email: sjensen@kcls.org. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Register on Crowdcast (see below). For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Pete the Cat Club Read Aloud

Join the creator of Pete the Cat for a daily (weekday) virtual storytime. James Dean will be reading to viewers as well as hosting a drawing tutorial. Videos can be found on Instagram Live. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/petethecatofficial/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Turn It Out With Tiler Peck (NYC Ballet Principal Dancer)

Principal Dancer at New York City Ballet Tiler Peck helps you perfect that plié through live ballet classes on her Instagram, every day at 10 a.m. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/tilerpeck/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

Early Learning from Home: Sink or Float?

Where: Online. Address: Visit our Kids YouTube Channel to watch the videos. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Summer of Learning is here! Serena does experiments about household items sinking or floating. Description: Join Serena for fun water experiments using items from nature and your house. The Early Learning from Home video series is geared towards children 0-5 and their caregivers. Check out the library's Summer of Learning page for the Learning from Home Together guide and more. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Every Day is Earth Day! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, engineering, arts and math. This year Summer of Learning is a little… Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Contact: Ask Us. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:10 AM.

Early Learning from Home: Bees!

The Seattle Public Library Where: Online. Address: Visit our Kids YouTube Channel to watch the videos. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Summer of Learning is here! Kristin takes a trip to see some Bees! Description: Join Kristin on a trip to the West Seattle Bee Garden! The Early Learning from Home video series is geared towards children 0-5 and their caregivers. Check out the library's Summer of Learning page for the Learning from Home Together guide and more. This program is part of this year’s Summer of Learning program Every Day is Earth Day! which encourages reading and activities around science, technology, engineering, arts and math. This year Summer of Learning is a little different, but we still have… Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Contact: Ask Us. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:15 AM – 10:25 AM.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Coding Class & Intro to Scratch

In this class, learn the basics of how to use Scratch coding interface, enjoy programs built by other students, and work together to build a fun game of your own. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Online; pre-register for info. For more info visit www.activityhero.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Storytime with Early Childhood Teachers

Live weekday children's book readings, read by early childhood teachers at Stroum Jewish Community Center of Greater Seattle.  Access live events on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/ Or Zoom. Use this link to find your event: https://sjcc.org/calendar-event/virtual-sjcc-story-time-with-ecs/all/. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 10:30 AM – 10:50 AM. https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/. For more info visit sjcc.org.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Fort Nisqually Living History Museum Tours

Under Phase 2, Fort Nisqually has been allowed to provide day camps as a vital community service and is recognized as an outdoor recreational facility for our general admission guests.  In order to maintain public safety standards, guests are required to purchase admission online, wear an appropriate face covering for all those over five years of age, maintain social distancing recommendations of six feet or more, and abide by reduced capacity within the facility.  Guests are encouraged to safely visit with living history interpreters located throughout the museum to hear about the Fort’s history, experience 19th century activities and walk through the Fort’s gardens.  Be sure to check out the heritage breed chickens and greet our Fort cats Mahsie and Eena.  Located in Tacoma’s Point Defiance Park, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum is a restoration of the Hudson’s Bay Company outpost on Puget Sound. Guests experience life in Washington Territory during the 1850s. Nine buildings are open to the… Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 253-404-3970. Email: fortnisqually@tacomaparks.com. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Fort Nisqually Living History Museum 5519 Five Mile Dr Tacoma, WA 98407. For more info visit www.metroparkstacoma.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Daily Readaloud with Dan Gutman

Dan Gutman, creator of the My Weird School series, will be reading daily at 11 a.m. To catch previous chapters and to see today’s livestream, check out Dan Gutman’s Facebook page. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/Dan-Gutman-60020139122/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Kids Summer Write-In

Join for creative inspiration and fun writing projects to try, geared toward elementary school kids writing independently or with the help of an adult. These free write-in sessions take place online every Wednesday, June 24–August 26, from 11–11:40 am. All youth grades K–5 are welcome. RSVP for as many sessions as you’d like to attend. You can sign up for them one by one each week, or all at once. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Email: welcome@hugohouse.org. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:40 AM. https://hugohouse.org/teen/kids-summer-write-in/. For more info visit hugohouse.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: NatGeo Explorer Classroom

Go on a dinosaur dig, explore amazing plants and animals, study organisms, and so much more. Each Wednesday & Thursday at 11 a.m. Pacific, join the Explorer Classroom with National Geographic for an exciting and educational experience.  Check the NatGeo website for listings, registration and family guide: https://www.nationalgeographic.org/education/student-experiences/explorer-classroom/. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.youtube.com/c/NatGeoEdOrg/live. For more info visit www.youtube.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Zoo2U at Cougar Mountain Zoo

Cougar Mountain Zoo's ZOO2U series will feature new educational videos and livestreams of all your favorite animals and zookeepers! New content Wednesdays and Fridays at 11am through the end of April and beyond. Tune in and learn something new! Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-392-6278. Email: info@cougarmountainzoo.org. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/cougarmountainzoo/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Virtual Children's Story Time

Where: Online. Address: The Seattle Public Library on Facebook Facebook account is not required. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time! Gather your preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with one of our children's librarians. Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded story time programs. Contact: Ask Us. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Preschool Story Times with Miss Sara

Ages 3 to 5 with adult, siblings welcome. Share books, songs and puppets! Register on Crowdcast, https://www.crowdcast.io/misssaralibrarian. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Preschool. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:15 AM – 11:45 AM. https://www.facebook.com/sammamishlibrary/. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: PJ Library Song & Story Time

Move around, sing some songs, and hear new (or familiar stories) with Betsy and PJ Library. Tune in Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, at 11:30 am. Live on Zoom; or check PJ Library’s Facebook and Instagram pages. https://www.facebook.com/JewishInSeattle/ https://www.instagram.com/jewishinseattle/?hl=en. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/PJLibrarySeattle/ https://www.jewishinseattle.org/investments-in-jewish-life/pj-library-for-families-with-young/neighborhood-song-story-times/. For more info visit www.jewishinseattle.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Home Safari with the Cincinnati Zoo

While the Cincinnati Zoo is closed and kids are home from school, the zoo is sharing a Home Safari on Facebook Live each day at noon Pacific. The Zoo will highlight one of their amazing animals and include an interactive activity students can do from home. The Safari will be live daily on the zoo's Facebook page. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/cincinnatizoo/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Weekly Lunchtime Playlist with Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Every weekday at 12:30 pm Lincoln Center invites you to take a break and enjoy world-class chamber music performances shared from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s archives. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. https://www.chambermusicsociety.org/watch-and-listen/playlists/inspired-by-art-and-literature/. For more info visit www.chambermusicsociety.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Artist Home Virtual Concerts- CZNS Onesie Wednesdays with Young-Chhaylee and Craig Suede

Artist Home presents daily virtual concerts, spreading love through music during this challenging time.  Join for CZNS Onesie Wednesdays with Young-Chhaylee and Craig Suede, on Facebook Live each week at 1 p.m. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM. https://www.facebook.com/craigsuede. For more info visit artisthome.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: DIY Puppet Workshops with WonderSpark Puppets

Weekdays at 1 p.m. WonderSpark Puppets will be offering DIY puppet workshops. Workshops will be live on Facebook and archived on Youtube's WonderSpark Puppets channel. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/WonderSparkPuppets/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Ask a Children's Services Librarian!

All ages welcome. Need to know how to navigate KCLS online resources or the Summer Reading Program? Run out of books at home and in need of eBook suggestions? This summer, the library is available on Facebook Messenger. Chat with us on Facebook @RedmondLibrary and/or @WoodinvilleLibrary. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: All ages. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Facebook Messenger @RedmondLibrary and/or @WoodinvilleLibrary. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Kindness Club

Ages 6 to 9, siblings welcome. Take the kindness challenge this summer. Earn points by doing good. Points will be used to vote for a charity of your choice. Join us for a bi-monthly online meetings to show and tell what you did, talk about issues that are important to you and learn about the next challenge. Please register each week at kcls.org. A link and password to the online meeting will be sent out via email the day before the program. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Nature Quest with Your Library

For school ages and older. Create a field guide to your amazing outside and inside worlds! Track down everything from the bees in your backyard to the feelings buzzing in your head. Answer weekly challenges with art, writing, observations and photos you can create with materials you have at home. Test your nature knowledge with games, and share your discoveries as a nature reporter. Registration required at kcls.org beginning June 15. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Online; pre-register for info. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Elementary Music with Mr. Cheese!

Join weekly on Facebook Live with board certified music therapist Colby Cumine, also known as Mr. Cheese! Move around, sing and talk about feelings, share songs, and explore instruments. This stream is focused on kids between 6 and 10 years old, but everyone is welcome! Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 1:15 PM – 2:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/events/2520997758217230/?event_time_id=2520997774883895. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Discovery Book Club

Ages 8 to 12. The library is starting a different kind of book club. Instead of all of us reading the same book we're going to explore a different genre (theme) each month. Everyone reads their own book and brings it to the Zoom meeting where we will hang out and talk about our reads-the good and the bad. We will also have our own private Facebook group where we can talk about books during the month. Please register at kcls.org. You will receive a link to the Zoom meetings and the private Facebook group. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Pre-register: Yes. Email: sharchas@kcls.org. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Zoom meetings (pre-register) and private Facebook group. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Early Literacy Parties in Spanish

¡Prepárate para el kindergarten! Get ready for kindergarten!  Para niños en edad preescolar, sus padres y cuidadores. Este programa es gratuito y se ofrece íntegramente en español. Ocho semanas de talleres con canciones, cuentos, ideas de manualidades y ocho temas diferentes. For preschool-ages, their parents and caregivers. This program is free and entirely offered in Spanish.  Eight weeks of workshops with songs, Story Times, craft ideas and eight different topics. Fiesta 1, July 1: La importancia del bilingüismo /The importance of bilingualism Fiesta 2, July 8: Hablar/Speaking Fiesta 3, July 15: Jugar/Playing Fiesta 4, July 22: Cantar/Singing Fiesta 5, July 29: Las letras y sonidos/ Letters and sounds Fiesta 6, August 5: Leer/Reading Fiesta 7, August 12:  El sistema escolar en los Estados Unidos/The school system in the United States Fiesta 8, August 19: Escribir/Writing Regístrate para cada clase que quiera asistir. Regístrate antes de las 9am el dia de la Fiesta. Estas clases ocurr… Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Preschool. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Paws & Pages Story Session

While staying safer at home, you can still take part in a special online version of Paws & Pages with Annenberg PetSpace! This fun, family-friendly online reading will feature a new story read each week, followed by a virtual Pet Encounter! You can enjoy the story, “meet” one of our adoptable pets, and post questions for one of the animal care specialists. Type of Animal Event: Pet Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 2:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting info. For more info visit www.eventbrite.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Seal Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching the delightful harbor seals, Barney, Q and Hogan! Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7:30 am 3 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: I Saw A Bird: Audubon’s Spring Migration Show

You’re invited to I Saw a Bird: Audubon’s Spring Migration Show streaming to you weekly via Zoom and Facebook Live. Join Wednesday at 4 p.m. PT, with Audubon’s Social Media Producer Christine Lin, and Chief Network Officer David Ringer for a migration chat with friends and visits from special guests. Spring migration this year might mean appreciating common birds from the safety of your window or calling out bird IDs as they fly in the background of your favorite TV show—and that’s OK. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Zoom and Facebook Live. For more info visit audubon.zoom.us.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Uke Society

All ages welcome. Ukulele, music and human (distanced) connection!  Enjoy a 10-week series that will provide a place to gather and support one another in our ukulele journeys and help fill the void of isolation. Join weekly Zoom gatherings that will be flexible but have a structure that will allow us to build skills, learn chords and strumming patterns, be introduced to songs for various experience levels, and have an opportunity to share what we’ve been working on in a safe and encouraging song circle. There may be special guests and raffle drawings! Sponsored by the Bellevue Friends of the Library. Please watch the 15-minute beginner tutorial at https://youtu.be/h-WH223II4U and visit www.UkeSociety.com. Please register individually for each program. You will be sent a Zoom link via email. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: All ages. Pre-register: Yes. Email: jilkreis@kcls.org. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: accesso ShoWare Center Outdoor Cinema

This outdoor film series will be held in the rear lot of accesso ShoWare Center, and will have films featured Wednesdays through the summer. Show Times for August 5 - 8 Shrek Wednesday, August 5 at 6:30PM Friday, August 7 at 6:30PM How to Train Your Dragon Thursday, August 6 at 6:30PM Saturday, August 8 at 6:30PM Anchorman Wednesday, August 5 at 9:30PM Thursday, August 6 at 9:30PM Friday, August 7 at 9:30PM Saturday, August 8 at 9:30PM. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 6:30 PM – 11:30 PM. accesso ShoWare Center 625 W James St Kent, WA 98032. For more info visit tickets.accessoshowarecenter.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Jobb Car Cabin Museum Old Town Summer Concert Series 2020

Join from 6:30-8:15 as Job Carr Museum kicks off the 6th annual Old Town Summer Concert Series virtually on Facebook Live. https://www.facebook.com/oldtownsummerconcertseries/ The live stream will come from Old Town Summer Concert Series on Facebook starting at 6:30. July 15 - Jim Meck July 22 - Megan & Heidi July 29 - Rod Cook August 5 - Dain Norman August 12 - Champaign Sunday August 19 - Sue Quigley August 26 - "Eureka!" Concert Fundraiser Featuring Kim & Brian. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 6:30 PM – 8:15 PM. Facebook Live https://www.facebook.com/oldtownsummerconcertseries/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Family Yoga

All ages welcome. Presented by Zen Kids Yoga. In the midst of a pandemic and future uncertainty, now is the perfect time to focus on family, relaxation and self-care. Learn relaxation breathing techniques, mindfulness and beginner yoga poses. Discover yoga basics, have fun and create wonderful memories with your family. Please register at kcls.org. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: All ages. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 7:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Open Mic Night with Music Works NW

Join every Wednesday at 7pm PST for an inclusive, all-ages, virtual open mic night hosted by Music Works NW! Adults and children of all ages are invited to sing a song, play an instrument or read a poem; or just come to watch! This event is free and open to the public; donations are gladly accepted. $5 suggested donation. Performance Type: Other Performances. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/MusicWorksNW/photos/gm.309762426876726/10164346318025085. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Wheel In Theatre Drive-In Movies in Port Townsend

Open Wednesday through Sunday. (Reservations recommended Friday through Sunday.) Price $15 per vehicle. Check website for weekly movie listings. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 360-385-0859. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM. Wheel In Theatre in Port Townsend 210 Theatre Rd Port Townsend, WA 98368. For more info visit www.ptwheelinmotormovie.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: BECU Drive-in Movies at Marymoor Park- The Lion King

Drive-in Movies, food trucks and socially distanced fun from your own vehicle. Join for a drive-in movie series of the summer at King County’s Marymoor Park in Redmond. Please purchase your tickets. $25 per carload. No RVs, buses or limousines. *All July events are sold out and the wait list is full *Purchasing tickets in advance is recommended as space is limited *Tickets will be available for purchase at the events for events that are not sold out. *Gates open 1 hour and 45 minutes prior to listed showtimes. No early entry. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 360-733-2682. Email: info@epicevents.us. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 8:45 PM – 10:45 PM. Marymoor Park 6046 West Lake Sammamish Pkwy NE Redmond, WA 98052. For more info visit www.epiceap.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Night Light Drive In at Open Space on Vashon

Movies 9 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday until Sept. 27. Concession orders must be before 7 p.m. on the day of the show. $20 per car. WEEK FIVE – 9:00PM FEATURE START TIME/ GATES OPEN AT 8PM Wed July 29 – Forrest Gump  Thurs July 30 – Double Feature! They Live & Get Out  Fri July 31 – Forrest Gump  Sat Aug 1 -Double Feature!  They Live & Get Out  WEEK SIX – 9:00PM FEATURE START TIME/ GATES OPEN AT 8PM Wed Aug 5  – The Goonies Thurs Aug 6 – Casablanca Fri Aug 7 – The Goonies Sat Aug 8 – Casablanca. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Vashon Theatre 17723 Vashon Hwy SW Vashon, WA 98070. For more info visit vashontheatre.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: PopUp Storywalk

PopUp’s newest installation will be at Lake Boren Park in Newcastle. The story set up in signs along the trail is “Bea’s Bees,” by local author Katherine Pryor and illustrator Ellie Peterson. You can see it from July 17-August 7. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020. Lake Boren Park 13058 SE 84th Way Newcastle, WA 98056. For more info visit www.seattleschild.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: 12 Dancing Princesses with EBT

WATCH! Based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, 12 Dancing Princesses is a story about good overcoming evil, and the power of familial love. EBT’s production, featuring students and faculty of Emerald Ballet Academy and community performers, was filmed on June 6, 2015 at the Northshore Performing Arts Center. LEARN! During August 3-7 on Facebook we will share 12 Dancing Princesses-themed activities for kids to try at home. TAKE YOUR TURN! Join us for a FREE 12 Dancing Princesses-themed class on Saturday, August 8 from 12:00-12:45 with Ms. Erin on EBT’s Facebook page. (Class is appropriate for ages 2-10.). Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020. https://www.facebook.com/emeraldballettheatre. For more info visit www.emeraldballet.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Diagon Alley Debacle - An Adventure in the Wizarding World!

A magical spell gone awry has turned everything in Diagon Alley topsy-turvy! Can you solve the puzzles and help put everything to rights in the Wizarding World before the term starts at Hogwarts? This digital adventure can be enjoyed by you and your friends and family for the rest of the summer. Check out other fun Harry Potter activities here: https://www.sno-isle.org/harrypotter. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020. https://www.sno-isle.org/harrypotter. For more info visit sno-isle.libnet.info.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge

Ride 200 miles, wherever you are! Join  for the Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge, presented by Cascade Bicycle Club! You choose your local route, pace, and rate: ride 200 miles over the course of one, two, or even 20 days. Registration is FREE and now open. The Kaiser Permanente Seattle to Portland Virtual Challenge runs from July 18 to August 6, 2020.   In light of the current pandemic, we encourage you to adhere to CDC guidelines to keep yourself and others safe. Keep your route interesting and safe by making your home the central point of a cloverleaf pattern; multiple loops bring you back to the comfort of home to refresh and recharge, while limiting contact with public bathrooms and convenience stores. When you #RecreateResponsibly, you help ensure that the whole STP community, both riders and supporters, will be riding next season. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020. Your neighborhood. For more info visit www.bikeeverywherechallenge.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Rhythm Section: Discover Percussion with Seattle Chamber Music

Discover the world of percussion with the arx duo! From drums, to shakers, to your own hands, you’ll learn about the huge range of instruments that fall into the “percussion” instrument category. During this concert, you’ll hear some amazing performances of music from around the world, build your own instruments, and play along with the arx duo. This is a perfect introduction to classical music for children ages 5-10, and is fun for the whole family! This concert will be available to stream beginning at 11am (PDT) on Saturday, August 1 and is available through Monday, August 17. Access for this concert is $15. (Please note, if you already subscribed to the SCMS Virtual Summer Festival the Family Concert is included.). Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-283-8710. Thursday, August 6, 2020. https://www.seattlechambermusic.org/events/rhythm-section/. For more info visit www.seattlechambermusic.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Run Like a Viking Virtual Challenge 5K/10K/Half Marathon

Nordic Museum presents: Run Like A Viking VIRTUAL! Let the Museum inspire you to keep moving and remain active, while having fun with your friends and family! Run Like a Viking will take place over five (5) weeks during our virtual summer celebration Nordic Sol: Nordic by Nature! Participants can choose between a 5K, 10K or half marathon and since we are going virtual, national and international participation is encouraged! Starting July 25, log your miles as you run outside, walk on a treadmill, bike, kayak, skateboard—whatever way you move counts toward your mileage. Bonus points if you do it while dressed like a Viking! All entrants will receive a custom Run Like a Viking T-shirt, downloadable racing bib, and two (2) general admission tickets to the National Nordic Museum. For more information about Nordic Sol or the Run Like a Viking please visit www.nordicmuseum.org/ Registration fee: $35. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020. In your home or neighborhood. For more info visit runsignup.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seeing | Seeds | Stories - Online Art Gallery Elisabeth C. Miller Library

This year gives us an important milestone to celebrate: Seattle Japanese Garden's Kanreki, or 60th year celebration. In Japanese culture, a person's 60th birthday is an occasion of reaching full circle that carries a sense of renewal. Recently reopened with timed tickets to prevent crowding, the garden is more beautiful than ever today. Please join Seattle Japanese Garden and the Miller Library in welcoming five local artists: sketcher Elijah N. Pasco, photographer Kathleen Atkins, textile artist Kathy Hattori, multidisciplinary artist Markel Uriu, and illustrator Michelle Kumata (her portrait of Juki Iida is featured here).  Their work will be featured on the Seattle Japanese Garden website this month. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020. https://www.seattlejapanesegarden.org/events-calendar/2020/8/1/seeing-seeds-stories-virtual. For more info visit www.seattlejapanesegarden.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: The Mountaineers Summer Quest

Looking for some structured outdoor-focused activities to do with your kids? Go on an epic Summer Quest with The Mountaineers! Activities include plant identification, map making, and campfire cooking, among others. The quest consists of 10 different activities that are highly customizable to your child's interests and abilities. Complete all 10 by August 31, and you become an official quest graduate! You need to have an account with The Mountaineers to sign up for the course, which is free. You can sign up for a Guest Family account for youth programs and then enroll in the Summer Quest, then you're free to participate at your own pace. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Email: hannaht@mountaineers.org. Thursday, August 6, 2020. Your home! For more info visit www.mountaineers.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Otter Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching our sea otters play, eat, groom and lounge. Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7 am 9 am 11 am 1 pm 3 pm 5 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 7:00 AM – 5:30 PM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Shark Enrichment Programs with Atlantic White Shark Conservatory

Join a member of Atlantic White Shark Conservatory LIVE to learn about different ocean zones and how to make an ocean zone lab at home.  Each day of the week has a different topic. See website (below) for list of events.  7 a.m. PT on Facebook Live. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 7:00 AM – 7:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/atlanticwhiteshark/. For more info visit www.atlanticwhiteshark.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Seal Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching the delightful harbor seals, Barney, Q and Hogan! Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7:30 am 3 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

DROP & GO: Hopelink Food Drive at Kirkland Urban

Kirkland Urban has joined forces with Hopelink, a nonprofit organization working to end poverty within the Kirkland community, to host a recurring food drive every Thursday. Members of the community are encouraged to donate shelf-stable and canned goods to Kirkland Urban between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. The donation station will be located in Fountain Court, near QFC and Shake Shack and 100% of donations benefit Hopelink. Please use social distance recommendations when dropping donations. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-948-1499. Email: info@kirklandurban.com. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Fountain Court 425 Urban Plaza Kirkland, WA 98033. For more info visit www.kirklandurban.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Primates Across the Globe Class

There are over 200 different species of primates across the globe. Join other students who are entering the 2nd and 3rd grade in the Fall to learn all about primate conservation. Students will be able to interact with their instructor via chat to ask questions in real time. Type of Animal Event: Zoo Events. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM. Online; pre-register for information. For more info visit www.varsitytutors.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: SANCA Circus Summer Camps

SANCA offers an extensive day camp program for children age 6 and up. SANCA day camps allow students to develop physical skills, increase confidence, build self-esteem and get physically fit. • No previous experience necessary to enroll in Core Generalist Circus Arts camps • Core Generalist camps are beginning level • Specialty camps may have prerequisites. • SANCA student to instructor ratio is 5:1 for maximum safety and fun. • Full-day camps are 9am – 3pm. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-652-4433. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. SANCA 674 S Orcas St Seattle, WA 98108. For more info visit sancaseattle.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Online Baby & Me Storytime with Miss Kat

This takes place on Zoom! To get a Zoom invitation, please register. Email address is required. The day before the event an invitation will be mailed to you with a link that will provide access to the presentation. If you don't see it please check your spam folder. Please consider signing in to Zoom using your baby's name. For Newborns through 18 months. This fun and engaging storytime is supported by the Friends of the Edmonds Library. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Infant. Phone: 360-651-7000. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM. Zoom; pre-register for link to meeting. For more info visit sno-isle.libnet.info.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Remlinger Farm Market

Remlinger Farm Market is NOW OPEN for the 2020 season. Be sure to stop by and check out the great selection of unique items, local artisan creations and famous handmade pies! NEW this year, try vegan/gluten free or natural ingredients pies.  Please visit their website or Facebook page for the most up-to-date farm information. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-333-4135 X250. Email: customerservice@remlingerfarms.com. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM. 32610 NE 32nd Street Carnation, WA 98014.

VIRTUAL EVENT: STEM Girls Rock Math Camp

Girls Rock Math is an arts-based math camp just for girls. The camps offer themes that capture a girl's interest and imagination, and we use that as a catalyst for math growth through real-life, hands-on math projects. These creative experiences with math empower girls to develop confidence in their skills. Some camps are online and some are offered at Kruckeberg Botanic Garden in Shoreline. Most camps are half days and start at $225 for the week. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-408-8078. Email: camp@girlsrockmathematics.com. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 9:30 AM – 3:45 PM. Online; pre-register for information. For more info visit www.care.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Schack Arts Center "From the Streets to the Canvas" Exhibit

Schack Art Center's newest exhibit will allow the community a rare public viewing of over 80 spectacular graffiti originals held in a private collection. These works come from artists from all over the country, including New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Oakland, Boston, Seattle, and Phoenix. This exhibit gives art patrons a rare and up-close look at this genre of work. Never before has an exhibit of street art of this magnitude been held in the Pacific Northwest. From 2003 through 2012, the Collector* invited graffiti writers to his home to replicate their original art from walls, tunnels, and boxcars onto 6’ x 10’ canvases and skateboard decks. In this way, he preserved designs and artwork that most likely would get buffed from existence in their original locations. The most important part of the collection is the dedication of the writers themselves. The exhibit is organized in four categories: The Earliest American Writers of the 1970s; Freedom Tunnel works; Freight Car Collec… Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425.259-5050. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Schack Center for the Arts 2921 Hoyt Ave Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.schack.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Fire and Grizzlies: A Prescription for Conservation

Join Parks Canada and jump into the world of fire. Discover how fire specialists help out one of Banff’s most charismatic critters – grizzly bears. Bring a pen and paper, doodling is encouraged. Type of Animal Event: Zoo Events. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. https://www.youtube.com/c/Exploringbytheseatofyourpants/live. For more info visit www.exploringbytheseat.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Parent & Baby Hangouts

Family program, for parents and babies. Each weekly, online session includes a specific topic with specialists to help provide practical, hands-on information and a place for new parents to share experiences on anything and everything baby. July 16- Heng Ma, Licensed Massage Therapist: Baby Massage July 23- Birth to Three Early Intervention Pediatric Therapist, Encompass: Developmental Milestones July 30- Henrieke Timmer, Kids Focus Now: Mindfulness & Self Care  Aug 6-Rachel Stagnaro, Licensed Yoga Teacher Zen Kids Yoga Aug 12- Tricia Barry, Eastside Baby Corner Stay connected with KCLS Children’s Librarians as we sing fun rhyming songs, read together using early literacy skills, and to get to know other new parents each week. Registration required at kcls.org. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Infant. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Pete the Cat Club Read Aloud

Join the creator of Pete the Cat for a daily (weekday) virtual storytime. James Dean will be reading to viewers as well as hosting a drawing tutorial. Videos can be found on Instagram Live. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/petethecatofficial/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Turn It Out With Tiler Peck (NYC Ballet Principal Dancer)

Principal Dancer at New York City Ballet Tiler Peck helps you perfect that plié through live ballet classes on her Instagram, every day at 10 a.m. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/tilerpeck/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Miss Gretchen's Story Times

Family program, all ages welcome. Join Miss Gretchen for a Story Time on Facebook. We can't meet in person, but we can still gather wherever we are to share songs and rhymes. Log in to https://www.facebook.com/EnumclawLibrary/. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. https://www.facebook.com/EnumclawLibrary/. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Storytime with Early Childhood Teachers

Live weekday children's book readings, read by early childhood teachers at Stroum Jewish Community Center of Greater Seattle.  Access live events on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/ Or Zoom. Use this link to find your event: https://sjcc.org/calendar-event/virtual-sjcc-story-time-with-ecs/all/. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 10:30 AM – 10:50 AM. https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/. For more info visit sjcc.org.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Fort Nisqually Living History Museum Tours

Under Phase 2, Fort Nisqually has been allowed to provide day camps as a vital community service and is recognized as an outdoor recreational facility for our general admission guests.  In order to maintain public safety standards, guests are required to purchase admission online, wear an appropriate face covering for all those over five years of age, maintain social distancing recommendations of six feet or more, and abide by reduced capacity within the facility.  Guests are encouraged to safely visit with living history interpreters located throughout the museum to hear about the Fort’s history, experience 19th century activities and walk through the Fort’s gardens.  Be sure to check out the heritage breed chickens and greet our Fort cats Mahsie and Eena.  Located in Tacoma’s Point Defiance Park, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum is a restoration of the Hudson’s Bay Company outpost on Puget Sound. Guests experience life in Washington Territory during the 1850s. Nine buildings are open to the… Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 253-404-3970. Email: fortnisqually@tacomaparks.com. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Fort Nisqually Living History Museum 5519 Five Mile Dr Tacoma, WA 98407. For more info visit www.metroparkstacoma.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Daily Readaloud with Dan Gutman

Dan Gutman, creator of the My Weird School series, will be reading daily at 11 a.m. To catch previous chapters and to see today’s livestream, check out Dan Gutman’s Facebook page. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/Dan-Gutman-60020139122/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: S.T.E.A.M Thursday with Your Stories

Ages 3 to 8, siblings welcome. Enjoy 30-minutes of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts or Math-related project and explore ideas from different websites! Share your stories while we are doing our projects Please register each week at kcls.org. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Online; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: NatGeo Explorer Classroom

Go on a dinosaur dig, explore amazing plants and animals, study organisms, and so much more. Each Wednesday & Thursday at 11 a.m. Pacific, join the Explorer Classroom with National Geographic for an exciting and educational experience.  Check the NatGeo website for listings, registration and family guide: https://www.nationalgeographic.org/education/student-experiences/explorer-classroom/. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.youtube.com/c/NatGeoEdOrg/live. For more info visit www.youtube.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: PacSci Curiosity at Home Daily Live Show

Tuesdays & Thursdays at 11 a.m. through the summer, PacSci is on Facebook LIVE. Join and meet some of the animals, caretakers, and educators, and see fun at-home experiments. For past videos, visit  https://www.facebook.com/pg/PacSci/videos/. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:20 AM. https://www.facebook.com/PacSci/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Virtual Marine Biology Camp

The Oceans Initiative is offering a marine biology camp every Monday and Thursday at 11 a.m. Pacific. To see the first two videos and catch today’s livestream, visit their Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/OceansInitiative/ More information:  http://oceansinitiative.org/virtual-marine-biology-field-camp-frequently-asked-questions-faqs/. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/OceansInitiative/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: PJ Library Song & Story Time

Move around, sing some songs, and hear new (or familiar stories) with Betsy and PJ Library. Tune in Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, at 11:30 am. Live on Zoom; or check PJ Library’s Facebook and Instagram pages. https://www.facebook.com/JewishInSeattle/ https://www.instagram.com/jewishinseattle/?hl=en. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/PJLibrarySeattle/ https://www.jewishinseattle.org/investments-in-jewish-life/pj-library-for-families-with-young/neighborhood-song-story-times/. For more info visit www.jewishinseattle.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Book Joy Live with Isabella Kung, Dr. Don Vu, and John Schu

Join Isabella Kung, Dr. Don Vu, and John Schu on Scholastic Book Fairs’ Facebook page at noon on Thursday, August 6. They will discuss No Fuzzball! picture books, libraries, story, and more. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/ScholasticBookFairs/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: History Camp- History’s Treasures

Are you ready to be a treasure hunter? In the vaults of the Gilder Lehrman Collection there are more than 70,000 items, and each one is a treasure. The treasures are the stories that each of these documents has to tell. Monday’s session will introduce a weekly topic and Thursday’s session will be Q&A. Find more information on the website. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit www.gilderlehrman.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Home Safari with the Cincinnati Zoo

While the Cincinnati Zoo is closed and kids are home from school, the zoo is sharing a Home Safari on Facebook Live each day at noon Pacific. The Zoo will highlight one of their amazing animals and include an interactive activity students can do from home. The Safari will be live daily on the zoo's Facebook page. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/cincinnatizoo/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Weekly Lunchtime Playlist with Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Every weekday at 12:30 pm Lincoln Center invites you to take a break and enjoy world-class chamber music performances shared from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s archives. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. https://www.chambermusicsociety.org/watch-and-listen/playlists/inspired-by-art-and-literature/. For more info visit www.chambermusicsociety.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: DIY Puppet Workshops with WonderSpark Puppets

Weekdays at 1 p.m. WonderSpark Puppets will be offering DIY puppet workshops. Workshops will be live on Facebook and archived on Youtube's WonderSpark Puppets channel. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/WonderSparkPuppets/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Online Kahoot! Weekly Themed Trivia

Join KCLS online for Kahoot! Trivia, every Thursday afternoon through August 27th. Enjoy fast-paced quizzes on themes like Disney, Anime, Marvel and more.  We will have 2-3 rounds of trivia. You can play along at home on Zoom as an individual or as a team with members of your household. Each person who registers will receive a Zoom invitation to join the fun on the day of the event. To participate, you will need a computer or laptop that allows a split screen option or two devices, one to run the Zoom app and one to run the Kahoot app. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Middle School. High School. Pre-register: Yes. Email: acarter@kcls.org. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Crafternoon with Miss Bekka-DIY Play-Doh

Family program, all ages welcome. Let’s be resourceful and make our own play-doh! Listen to some stories and songs as you enjoy your new squishy fun. Supplies -1 cup flour -1/2 cup table salt -2 tbsp cream of tartar -1 tbsp oil -1 cup boiling water -Food coloring (optional) Please register at kcls.org by 9pm on August 5. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: All ages. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 1:15 PM – 2:15 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: The Be Amazing Show!

Presented by Alex Zerbe, the Zaniac. Ages 5 and older.  Witness eccentric juggling tricks, hilarious sight gags and a jaw dropping science lesson. Come see why this Guinness World Record Holder was voted Seattle’s Funniest Prop Comedian. Parents are welcome and encouraged to participate. For more supply list and registration, kcls.org. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Grizzly Bear Cam at Woodland Park Zoo

Brother grizzly bears Keema and Denali are foraging for some delicious fruits and veggies left out by their keepers. This web camera is a live view from above their bear cave and pool. Let's see if they find all their treats! Type of Animal Event: Zoo Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM. https://www.zoo.org/bearcam. For more info visit www.zoo.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Seal Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching the delightful harbor seals, Barney, Q and Hogan! Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7:30 am 3 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Hazel Miller Plaza Summer Concerts

Thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Hazel Miller Foundation, five concerts will be available on the Edmonds cable television station (Comcast channel 21 or Ziply channel 39). Ian McFeron Band / Folk/Pop (pictured above) Channel 21/39, July 19, 10:30am & 4pm/July 21, 4pm/ July 23, 4pm Eric Ode / Children's Singer & Songwriter Channel 21/39, July 26, 10:30am & 4pm / July 28, 4pm/ July 30, 4pm Kim Maguire Trio / Vocal Jazz & Swing Channel 21/39, Aug 2, 10:30am & 4pm / Aug 4, 4pm / Aug 6, 4pm Reid Jamieson Band / Acoustic Folk Duo Channel 21/39, Aug 9, 10:30am & 4pm / Aug 11, 4pm / Aug 13, 4pm Jasper Lepak / Folk Soloist Channel 21/39, Aug 16, 10:30am & 4pm / Aug 18, 4pm / Aug 20, 4pm Concerts will also be available on-demand at a future date on the City's YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3-K5JiGFrFVVylZpt-ulnA). Click on "Videos" to access. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Comcast channel 21 or Ziply channel 39. For more info visit www.youtube.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Reading with Rover

Children build reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog in a live video chat. For elementary students ages 6-12, with an adult. One registration required per student. Prior to the event you will receive an email invitation for the Zoom event. If you don't see it by 3 p.m. the day of, please check your spam folder. Zoom can be downloaded for free on your computer or mobile device. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit www.sno-isle.org.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: accesso ShoWare Center Outdoor Cinema

This outdoor film series will be held in the rear lot of accesso ShoWare Center, and will have films featured Wednesdays through the summer. Show Times for August 5 - 8 Shrek Wednesday, August 5 at 6:30PM Friday, August 7 at 6:30PM How to Train Your Dragon Thursday, August 6 at 6:30PM Saturday, August 8 at 6:30PM Anchorman Wednesday, August 5 at 9:30PM Thursday, August 6 at 9:30PM Friday, August 7 at 9:30PM Saturday, August 8 at 9:30PM. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 6:30 PM – 11:30 PM. accesso ShoWare Center 625 W James St Kent, WA 98032. For more info visit tickets.accessoshowarecenter.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Wheel In Theatre Drive-In Movies in Port Townsend

Open Wednesday through Sunday. (Reservations recommended Friday through Sunday.) Price $15 per vehicle. Check website for weekly movie listings. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 360-385-0859. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM. Wheel In Theatre in Port Townsend 210 Theatre Rd Port Townsend, WA 98368. For more info visit www.ptwheelinmotormovie.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: BECU Drive-in Movies at Marymoor Park- The Sandlot

Drive-in Movies, food trucks and socially distanced fun from your own vehicle. Join for a drive-in movie series of the summer at King County’s Marymoor Park in Redmond. Please purchase your tickets. $25 per carload. No RVs, buses or limousines. *All July events are sold out and the wait list is full *Purchasing tickets in advance is recommended as space is limited *Tickets will be available for purchase at the events for events that are not sold out. *Gates open 1 hour and 45 minutes prior to listed showtimes. No early entry. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 360-733-2682. Email: info@epicevents.us. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 8:45 PM – 10:45 PM. Marymoor Park 6046 West Lake Sammamish Pkwy NE Redmond, WA 98052. For more info visit www.epiceap.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Night Light Drive In at Open Space on Vashon

Movies 9 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday until Sept. 27. Concession orders must be before 7 p.m. on the day of the show. $20 per car. WEEK FIVE – 9:00PM FEATURE START TIME/ GATES OPEN AT 8PM Wed July 29 – Forrest Gump  Thurs July 30 – Double Feature! They Live & Get Out  Fri July 31 – Forrest Gump  Sat Aug 1 -Double Feature!  They Live & Get Out  WEEK SIX – 9:00PM FEATURE START TIME/ GATES OPEN AT 8PM Wed Aug 5  – The Goonies Thurs Aug 6 – Casablanca Fri Aug 7 – The Goonies Sat Aug 8 – Casablanca. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Thursday, August 6, 2020, 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Vashon Theatre 17723 Vashon Hwy SW Vashon, WA 98070. For more info visit vashontheatre.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: PopUp Storywalk

PopUp’s newest installation will be at Lake Boren Park in Newcastle. The story set up in signs along the trail is “Bea’s Bees,” by local author Katherine Pryor and illustrator Ellie Peterson. You can see it from July 17-August 7. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020. Lake Boren Park 13058 SE 84th Way Newcastle, WA 98056. For more info visit www.seattleschild.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: 12 Dancing Princesses with EBT

WATCH! Based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, 12 Dancing Princesses is a story about good overcoming evil, and the power of familial love. EBT’s production, featuring students and faculty of Emerald Ballet Academy and community performers, was filmed on June 6, 2015 at the Northshore Performing Arts Center. LEARN! During August 3-7 on Facebook we will share 12 Dancing Princesses-themed activities for kids to try at home. TAKE YOUR TURN! Join us for a FREE 12 Dancing Princesses-themed class on Saturday, August 8 from 12:00-12:45 with Ms. Erin on EBT’s Facebook page. (Class is appropriate for ages 2-10.). Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020. https://www.facebook.com/emeraldballettheatre. For more info visit www.emeraldballet.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Rhythm Section: Discover Percussion with Seattle Chamber Music

Discover the world of percussion with the arx duo! From drums, to shakers, to your own hands, you’ll learn about the huge range of instruments that fall into the “percussion” instrument category. During this concert, you’ll hear some amazing performances of music from around the world, build your own instruments, and play along with the arx duo. This is a perfect introduction to classical music for children ages 5-10, and is fun for the whole family! This concert will be available to stream beginning at 11am (PDT) on Saturday, August 1 and is available through Monday, August 17. Access for this concert is $15. (Please note, if you already subscribed to the SCMS Virtual Summer Festival the Family Concert is included.). Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-283-8710. Friday, August 7, 2020. https://www.seattlechambermusic.org/events/rhythm-section/. For more info visit www.seattlechambermusic.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Run Like a Viking Virtual Challenge 5K/10K/Half Marathon

Nordic Museum presents: Run Like A Viking VIRTUAL! Let the Museum inspire you to keep moving and remain active, while having fun with your friends and family! Run Like a Viking will take place over five (5) weeks during our virtual summer celebration Nordic Sol: Nordic by Nature! Participants can choose between a 5K, 10K or half marathon and since we are going virtual, national and international participation is encouraged! Starting July 25, log your miles as you run outside, walk on a treadmill, bike, kayak, skateboard—whatever way you move counts toward your mileage. Bonus points if you do it while dressed like a Viking! All entrants will receive a custom Run Like a Viking T-shirt, downloadable racing bib, and two (2) general admission tickets to the National Nordic Museum. For more information about Nordic Sol or the Run Like a Viking please visit www.nordicmuseum.org/ Registration fee: $35. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Friday, August 7, 2020. In your home or neighborhood. For more info visit runsignup.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seeing | Seeds | Stories - Online Art Gallery Elisabeth C. Miller Library

This year gives us an important milestone to celebrate: Seattle Japanese Garden's Kanreki, or 60th year celebration. In Japanese culture, a person's 60th birthday is an occasion of reaching full circle that carries a sense of renewal. Recently reopened with timed tickets to prevent crowding, the garden is more beautiful than ever today. Please join Seattle Japanese Garden and the Miller Library in welcoming five local artists: sketcher Elijah N. Pasco, photographer Kathleen Atkins, textile artist Kathy Hattori, multidisciplinary artist Markel Uriu, and illustrator Michelle Kumata (her portrait of Juki Iida is featured here).  Their work will be featured on the Seattle Japanese Garden website this month. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020. https://www.seattlejapanesegarden.org/events-calendar/2020/8/1/seeing-seeds-stories-virtual. For more info visit www.seattlejapanesegarden.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: The Mountaineers Summer Quest

Looking for some structured outdoor-focused activities to do with your kids? Go on an epic Summer Quest with The Mountaineers! Activities include plant identification, map making, and campfire cooking, among others. The quest consists of 10 different activities that are highly customizable to your child's interests and abilities. Complete all 10 by August 31, and you become an official quest graduate! You need to have an account with The Mountaineers to sign up for the course, which is free. You can sign up for a Guest Family account for youth programs and then enroll in the Summer Quest, then you're free to participate at your own pace. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Email: hannaht@mountaineers.org. Friday, August 7, 2020. Your home! For more info visit www.mountaineers.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Otter Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching our sea otters play, eat, groom and lounge. Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7 am 9 am 11 am 1 pm 3 pm 5 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:00 AM – 5:30 PM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Shark Enrichment Programs with Atlantic White Shark Conservatory

Join a member of Atlantic White Shark Conservatory LIVE to learn about different ocean zones and how to make an ocean zone lab at home.  Each day of the week has a different topic. See website (below) for list of events.  7 a.m. PT on Facebook Live. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:00 AM – 7:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/atlanticwhiteshark/. For more info visit www.atlanticwhiteshark.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Turn up the Love Summer Concert Series

Any early birds in the house? In partnership with Life is Good Playmakers, Jammin with You is proud to present the Turn up the Love Summer Concert series. Starting Friday, July 3rd at 7 a.m. Pacific, watch a weekly a FREE kids concert promoting peace, love and unity. Even more, every Friday we are featuring a different kindie artist. Starting with Mister G on July 3rd, we will also have appearances by Joanie Leeds, Brady Rymer, Josh and the Jamtones, Secret Agent 23 skidoo and Tim Kubart. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 781-237-1560. Email: shana@jamminwithyou.com. Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM. https://www.jamminwithyou.com/turn-up-the-love-summer-concert-series. For more info visit www.jamminwithyou.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Seal Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching the delightful harbor seals, Barney, Q and Hogan! Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7:30 am 3 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KiDiMu Discovery Friday

Kids Discovery Museum in Bainbridge Island is offering online programming through their social media channels while the museum is closed! Discovery Friday:  Curious explorers are invited for stem activities. Children will practice critical thinking skills and scientific observation through hands-on fun. Videos will be released on Fridays on Facebook at @kidimumuseum and on Instagram at @kidsdiscoverymuseum and will be available throughout the day.  YouTube: youtube.com/kidimumuseum Instagram: instagram.com/kidsdiscoverymuseum Facebook: facebook.com/kidimumuseum. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. KiDiMu's YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook pages. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: WonderSpark Puppet Show

WonderSpark Puppets will be offering live puppet shows each Friday at 8 a.m. Workshops will be live on Facebook and archived on Youtube's WonderSpark Puppets channel. Performance Type: Puppet. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. https://www.facebook.com/WonderSparkPuppets/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: SANCA Circus Summer Camps

SANCA offers an extensive day camp program for children age 6 and up. SANCA day camps allow students to develop physical skills, increase confidence, build self-esteem and get physically fit. • No previous experience necessary to enroll in Core Generalist Circus Arts camps • Core Generalist camps are beginning level • Specialty camps may have prerequisites. • SANCA student to instructor ratio is 5:1 for maximum safety and fun. • Full-day camps are 9am – 3pm. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-652-4433. Friday, August 7, 2020, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. SANCA 674 S Orcas St Seattle, WA 98108. For more info visit sancaseattle.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Read Alouds with Peter H. Reynolds

Peter H. Reynolds is the beloved author & illustrator of The Dot, Ish, The Word Collector and many other titles. His readings and short art lessons take place on Fridays, at 9am Pacifc on Facebook and 11am Pacific on Instagram. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/PeterHamiltonReynolds. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Remlinger Farm Market

Remlinger Farm Market is NOW OPEN for the 2020 season. Be sure to stop by and check out the great selection of unique items, local artisan creations and famous handmade pies! NEW this year, try vegan/gluten free or natural ingredients pies.  Please visit their website or Facebook page for the most up-to-date farm information. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-333-4135 X250. Email: customerservice@remlingerfarms.com. Friday, August 7, 2020, 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM. 32610 NE 32nd Street Carnation, WA 98014.

VIRTUAL EVENT: STEM Girls Rock Math Camp

Girls Rock Math is an arts-based math camp just for girls. The camps offer themes that capture a girl's interest and imagination, and we use that as a catalyst for math growth through real-life, hands-on math projects. These creative experiences with math empower girls to develop confidence in their skills. Some camps are online and some are offered at Kruckeberg Botanic Garden in Shoreline. Most camps are half days and start at $225 for the week. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-408-8078. Email: camp@girlsrockmathematics.com. Friday, August 7, 2020, 9:30 AM – 3:45 PM. Online; pre-register for information. For more info visit www.care.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Tot Shabbat with Chava Mirel

Celebrate Shabbat from your own home with songs, challah, and fun led by Chava Mirel. Fridays at 9:45 a.m.  Join on Facebook Live or Zoom.  https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/. Age recommendation: Infant. Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Friday, August 7, 2020, 9:45 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/. For more info visit sjcc.org.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Schack Arts Center "From the Streets to the Canvas" Exhibit

Schack Art Center's newest exhibit will allow the community a rare public viewing of over 80 spectacular graffiti originals held in a private collection. These works come from artists from all over the country, including New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Oakland, Boston, Seattle, and Phoenix. This exhibit gives art patrons a rare and up-close look at this genre of work. Never before has an exhibit of street art of this magnitude been held in the Pacific Northwest. From 2003 through 2012, the Collector* invited graffiti writers to his home to replicate their original art from walls, tunnels, and boxcars onto 6’ x 10’ canvases and skateboard decks. In this way, he preserved designs and artwork that most likely would get buffed from existence in their original locations. The most important part of the collection is the dedication of the writers themselves. The exhibit is organized in four categories: The Earliest American Writers of the 1970s; Freedom Tunnel works; Freight Car Collec… Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425.259-5050. Friday, August 7, 2020, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Schack Center for the Arts 2921 Hoyt Ave Everett, WA 98201. For more info visit www.schack.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Summer Family Rhyming Times with Miss Jenn

Family program, all ages welcome. Join online for summer fun! We’ll take requests for songs and rhymes! Live on Crowdcast: https://www.crowdcast.io/jecarter Rebroadcast on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/duvalllibrary. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: All ages. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Live on Crowdcast: https://www.crowdcast.io/jecarter Rebroadcast on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/duvalllibrary. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Museum of Flight Curator on the Loose!

Senior Curator Matthew Burchette gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look at all of your Museum favorites in our new weekly video feature, on Fridays around 10 a.m. (live video timing may vary by a few minutes).  Available on all of Museum of Flight's social media, including Facebook Live (linked below).  View past Curator on the Loose videos on YouTube:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCda1wjNf7JaYgx9ukXRqgIQ. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/museumofflight/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Pete the Cat Club Read Aloud

Join the creator of Pete the Cat for a daily (weekday) virtual storytime. James Dean will be reading to viewers as well as hosting a drawing tutorial. Videos can be found on Instagram Live. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/petethecatofficial/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Reading with Rover

This is a reading event for children. Therapy dogs and their handlers will be online to listen to children read aloud. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 425-482-1057. Email: info@readingwithrover.org. Friday, August 7, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit www.readingwithrover.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Turn It Out With Tiler Peck (NYC Ballet Principal Dancer)

Principal Dancer at New York City Ballet Tiler Peck helps you perfect that plié through live ballet classes on her Instagram, every day at 10 a.m. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/tilerpeck/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Storytime with Early Childhood Teachers

Live weekday children's book readings, read by early childhood teachers at Stroum Jewish Community Center of Greater Seattle.  Access live events on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/ Or Zoom. Use this link to find your event: https://sjcc.org/calendar-event/virtual-sjcc-story-time-with-ecs/all/. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 10:30 AM – 10:50 AM. https://www.facebook.com/sjccseattle/. For more info visit sjcc.org.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Fort Nisqually Living History Museum Tours

Under Phase 2, Fort Nisqually has been allowed to provide day camps as a vital community service and is recognized as an outdoor recreational facility for our general admission guests.  In order to maintain public safety standards, guests are required to purchase admission online, wear an appropriate face covering for all those over five years of age, maintain social distancing recommendations of six feet or more, and abide by reduced capacity within the facility.  Guests are encouraged to safely visit with living history interpreters located throughout the museum to hear about the Fort’s history, experience 19th century activities and walk through the Fort’s gardens.  Be sure to check out the heritage breed chickens and greet our Fort cats Mahsie and Eena.  Located in Tacoma’s Point Defiance Park, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum is a restoration of the Hudson’s Bay Company outpost on Puget Sound. Guests experience life in Washington Territory during the 1850s. Nine buildings are open to the… Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 253-404-3970. Email: fortnisqually@tacomaparks.com. Friday, August 7, 2020, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Fort Nisqually Living History Museum 5519 Five Mile Dr Tacoma, WA 98407. For more info visit www.metroparkstacoma.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Daily Readaloud with Dan Gutman

Dan Gutman, creator of the My Weird School series, will be reading daily at 11 a.m. To catch previous chapters and to see today’s livestream, check out Dan Gutman’s Facebook page. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Friday, August 7, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. https://www.facebook.com/Dan-Gutman-60020139122/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Read Alouds with Peter H. Reynolds

Peter H. Reynolds is the beloved author & illustrator of The Dot, Ish, The Word Collector and many other titles. His readings and short art lessons take place on Fridays, at 9am Pacifc on Facebook and 11am Pacific on Instagram. Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM. https://www.instagram.com/peterhreynolds/. For more info visit www.instagram.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Zoo2U at Cougar Mountain Zoo

Cougar Mountain Zoo's ZOO2U series will feature new educational videos and livestreams of all your favorite animals and zookeepers! New content Wednesdays and Fridays at 11am through the end of April and beyond. Tune in and learn something new! Age recommendation: Preschool. Elementary School. Middle School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Phone: 425-392-6278. Email: info@cougarmountainzoo.org. Friday, August 7, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/cougarmountainzoo/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Mikey the Rad Scientist: Together At Home!

Mikey Mike the Rad Scientist brings science and nature to life with his creative, interactive and engaging music. He brings his energetic and educational songs his Facebook Live and YouTube pages for FREE science-filled performances—from the adventures of a water molecule named Carlos, to a musical journey to the center of the earth. Join Mikey for a great time dancing and singing while learning about the wonders of the natural world. Mikey has been teaching and singing nature songs for over ten years covering concepts such as symbiosis, the water cycle, plant and animal biology, astronomy and math. His interactive music gets kids moving, singing along and learning. His performances and programs make science fun by using stories, songs, props, and movement to reinforce students’ learning. https://www.facebook.com/MikeyTheRadScientist/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeoZplwQHYl-vwF5EOjtjQQ. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: Toddler. Preschool. Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Email: mjgervais@gmail.com. Friday, August 7, 2020, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/MikeyTheRadScientist/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeoZplwQHYl-vwF5EOjtjQQ. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Home Safari with the Cincinnati Zoo

While the Cincinnati Zoo is closed and kids are home from school, the zoo is sharing a Home Safari on Facebook Live each day at noon Pacific. The Zoo will highlight one of their amazing animals and include an interactive activity students can do from home. The Safari will be live daily on the zoo's Facebook page. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Friday, August 7, 2020, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/cincinnatizoo/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Weekly Lunchtime Playlist with Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Every weekday at 12:30 pm Lincoln Center invites you to take a break and enjoy world-class chamber music performances shared from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s archives. Performance Type: Music. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. https://www.chambermusicsociety.org/watch-and-listen/playlists/inspired-by-art-and-literature/. For more info visit www.chambermusicsociety.org.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Summer Meals at the Shoreline Library

Mondays-Fridays, 1-2pm Ages 1 to 18. Nourish your body and brain while you read this summer. Grab a FREE lunch and be a Summer Reader! This summer, HIP staff will distribute grab-and-go lunches from the lower West Parking Lot of the Shoreline Library. Parents and caregivers can pick up lunch for their child; child(ren) do not need to be present. Meals will be provided for caregivers, too. Breakfast bags for the week will be available on Mondays, and weekend bags will be available on Fridays. In partnership with Hunger Intervention Program. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: All ages. Email: lfield@kcls.org. Friday, August 7, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Shoreline Library 19601 21st Ave NW Shoreline, WA 98177. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: DIY Puppet Workshops with WonderSpark Puppets

Weekdays at 1 p.m. WonderSpark Puppets will be offering DIY puppet workshops. Workshops will be live on Facebook and archived on Youtube's WonderSpark Puppets channel. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/WonderSparkPuppets/. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Wizard Program: Hero Training-Neville's Guide to Challenging Conversations

All ages welcome. Talking about human rights and social justice is not always easy, especially with loved ones that don't quite see eye-to-eye with you. It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends. Want to be a real hero? Talk about why you care so much about a social justice issue. Join Educators from the National Harry Potter Alliance to learn how. Please register at kcls.org. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Pre-register: Yes. Friday, August 7, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Online; pre-register for meeting info. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Juanita Friday Market

Drive through or walk through the market and check out local vendors that provide delicious fruits, fresh local produce, and beautiful flowers all produced and grown in WA! The market provides many benefits to our community. Farmers have direct access to customers and in turn, customers have access to fresh nutritious food. The welcoming family friendly atmosphere allows shoppers to learn about new crops and varieties, farming practices and food preparation. The market is now located across the street from the beach, near the tennis courts. Parking and entering is free! There are two different entrances for pedestrians and vehicles. Entrance signs will be onsite to direct you. Public Honey Buckets are located across the street near the beach. The market is open to all ages, yet we ask that during this season of COVID-19 those in the high-risk group please stay home and let a friend shop for you. Face coverings are required to enter the market. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Phone: 425-587-3385. Email: juanitafridaymarket@kirklandwa.gov. Friday, August 7, 2020, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 9703 NE Juanita Drive Kirkland, WA 98034. For more info visit www.kirklandwa.gov.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Lakewood Farmers Market

This new night market accommodates everyone with drive-thru and walk-thru options. Swing in every Friday from 3-7pm. Plenty of free parking. Find fresh produces, flowers, gourmet food items and food trucks. Every week has  “Food Truck Friday” so you can shop & grab dinner!  Shop local and support local farmers. See all vendors and the complete schedule of events at the website below. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Phone: 253-983-7758. Email: smartinez@cityoflakewood.us. Friday, August 7, 2020, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Fort Steilacoom Park 8714 87th Ave SW Lakewood, WA 98499. For more info visit cityoflakewood.us.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: First Chapter Fridays

Ages 8 to 12. Join Librarian Sharon for a few minutes each Friday and discover your next great read. She will read the first chapter of an awesome book and suggest others! To join, https://www.facebook.com/MapleValleyLibrary/. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 3:00 PM – 3:10 PM. https://www.facebook.com/MapleValleyLibrary/. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Seattle Aquarium Live Seal Feedings

Join Seattle Aquarium as staff feed the animals on site, even while the aquarium is closed. Enjoy watching the delightful harbor seals, Barney, Q and Hogan! Feeding times may vary by 20 minutes and are not on a rigid schedule. Daily listed times are approximate.  7:30 am 3 pm. Type of Animal Event: Aquarium Events. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: No. Friday, August 7, 2020, 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM. https://www.seattleaquarium.org/live-cams. For more info visit www.seattleaquarium.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Family Trivia Night Music Makes the World Go Round

Be ready for questions about all kinds of facts about songs, instruments, and musicians that help make our world a 'note' worthy harmony. Family trivia events are designed to encourage multiple generations to participate together, so bring the whole family if you like! Please register for this event - one registration per participating screen, please. A link to join trivia via Zoom will be sent to registered participants the morning of the event. If you don’t see the email by 12:00 noon the day of your trivia event, check your spam folder.  You can access Zoom in your computer’s browser, or download the app for free on an Apple or Android device. You do not need to have your own Zoom account in order to participate.  Trivia form submission works best on a computer; at least one team member with computer access is recommended.  For Online Trivia frequently asked questions, please visit: https://askus.sno-isle.org/faq/302305. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: All ages. Pre-register: Yes. Friday, August 7, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit sno-isle.libnet.info.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Redmond Teen Choir & Ensemble

Calling all teen Singers and instrumentalists! Join the Virtual Choir and earn service hours! Meet every Friday at 4pm to work on a project that will stream live at the end of August. To join, please fill out this form: https://forms.gle/88AdhNRQg3Tp6LMn9. Age recommendation: Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Friday, August 7, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Online; pre-register for info. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Reading with Rover

This is a reading event for children. Therapy dogs and their handlers will be online to listen to children read aloud. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 425-482-1057. Email: info@readingwithrover.org. Friday, August 7, 2020, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Zoom; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit www.readingwithrover.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Qween Fest

A Queer Film Fest for tweens (but teens and family members are also welcome!) Featuring: Bubble, by Alyssa Lerner Full Beat, by Kase Peña The One You'll Never Forget, by Morgan Jon Fox and Across, Beyond, and Over, by Brit Fryer Join for a screening of all four films, followed by a discussion with the directors! Must register at least 24 hours in advance to receive the link. Go to https://1.kcls.org/QweenFest. Age recommendation: Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Email: mmblock@kcls.org. Friday, August 7, 2020, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Online; pre-register for meeting link. For more info visit 1.kcls.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Gage Academy of Art- Teen Art Studios Program

Teen Arts Studio is offered every Friday 6pm-8pm via Zoom. 13 to 18 years only, please.  6:00-6:30pm Instructor leads a check in. 6:30-7:30pm Instructor leads an art exercise. 7:30-8:00pm art reflection, or break out rooms. Teen Art Studios (TAS), is a free, year-round, youth arts program that increases access to arts education for 1,500 King County youth, ages 13-18, who face barriers or limited access to creative outlets and who are experiencing homelessness, or are at-risk, LGBTQIA, underserved, or speak English as a second language. TAS offers 100% free weekly Friday evening drop-in sessions for teens. Professional teaching artists facilitate each session and introduce a new subject and medium—from drawing, sculpting, painting and printmaking, to visual storytelling, cartooning, and digital animation. Age recommendation: Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 206-323-4243. Email: info@gageacademy.org. Friday, August 7, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Zoom. For more info visit www.gageacademy.org.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: accesso ShoWare Center Outdoor Cinema

This outdoor film series will be held in the rear lot of accesso ShoWare Center, and will have films featured Wednesdays through the summer. Show Times for August 5 - 8 Shrek Wednesday, August 5 at 6:30PM Friday, August 7 at 6:30PM How to Train Your Dragon Thursday, August 6 at 6:30PM Saturday, August 8 at 6:30PM Anchorman Wednesday, August 5 at 9:30PM Thursday, August 6 at 9:30PM Friday, August 7 at 9:30PM Saturday, August 8 at 9:30PM. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Friday, August 7, 2020, 6:30 PM – 11:30 PM. accesso ShoWare Center 625 W James St Kent, WA 98032. For more info visit tickets.accessoshowarecenter.com.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Burke from Home Trivia Night

The popular Burke Trivia Night is back—this time online to practice social distancing while having loads of fun! Get your nerd on with natural history and culture-themed trivia. BYOB, snacks, and slippers! How to play: Save your spot. Registration is required, donations are appreciated. Register now.  You will then receive a Zoom link with the info to play along on a trivia platform called Crowdpurr. Please join both Crowdpurr and Zoom by 7 PM—the game starts promptly at 7:10 PM. Please note: Burke Trivia Night may include adult-themed content. Use discretion if kiddos would like to play. Age recommendation: Elementary School. Middle School. High School. Cost: FREE. Pre-register: Yes. Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Zoom and Crowdpurr; pre-register for info. For more info visit www.burkemuseum.org.

VIRTUAL EVENT: KCLS Online Program: Jet City Improv!

All ages welcome. Get ready to laugh! This family-friendly comedy show featuring the improvisational performances of Jet City Improv will inspire your summer reading with literary and fantasy references. To join, Facebook.com/AuburnLibrary. Cost: FREE. Age recommendation: All ages. Pre-register: No. Email: mbdempsey@kcls.org. Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Facebook.com/AuburnLibrary. For more info visit kcls.bibliocommons.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Rodeo Drive In Theatre in Bremerton

Open Friday through Tuesday. Check website for weekly showings. Admission: $10 adults, $7 age 5-12. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Phone: 360-698-6030. Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM. Rodeo Drive In Theatre 7369 WA-3 Bremerton, WA 98312. For more info visit www.rodeodrivein.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Wheel In Theatre Drive-In Movies in Port Townsend

Open Wednesday through Sunday. (Reservations recommended Friday through Sunday.) Price $15 per vehicle. Check website for weekly movie listings. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Phone: 360-385-0859. Friday, August 7, 2020, 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM. Wheel In Theatre in Port Townsend 210 Theatre Rd Port Townsend, WA 98368. For more info visit www.ptwheelinmotormovie.com.

OPEN WITH PHASE 2: Night Light Drive In at Open Space on Vashon

Movies 9 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday until Sept. 27. Concession orders must be before 7 p.m. on the day of the show. $20 per car. WEEK FIVE – 9:00PM FEATURE START TIME/ GATES OPEN AT 8PM Wed July 29 – Forrest Gump  Thurs July 30 – Double Feature! They Live & Get Out  Fri July 31 – Forrest Gump  Sat Aug 1 -Double Feature!  They Live & Get Out  WEEK SIX – 9:00PM FEATURE START TIME/ GATES OPEN AT 8PM Wed Aug 5  – The Goonies Thurs Aug 6 – Casablanca Fri Aug 7 – The Goonies Sat Aug 8 – Casablanca. Age recommendation: All ages. Cost: Fee. Pre-register: Yes. Friday, August 7, 2020, 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Vashon Theatre 17723 Vashon Hwy SW Vashon, WA 98070. For more info visit vashontheatre.com.