The West Seattle Blog… | Recycle/reuse/shred event and 24 more things to know for your Saturday in West Seattle

(Leucist crow at Lincoln Park, photographed by Cynthia Barrientos)

Last Saturday of winter – and we could see over 60. Here are events and notes for today/tonight, mostly from WSB West Seattle Events Calendar:

RAPIDRIDE H LINE, DAY ONE: From this morning, Subway route 120 is official RapidRide H Linebetween Burien and downtown.

ROAD WORK NOTICE: at 07.00–15.00, SDOT works just east of the low bridge:

The next two weekends, 18.–19. March and 25–26 March, we are working on the S Spokane St ramp to the Spokane St Swing Bridge. To help manage freight traffic backups and improve traffic flow near the terminals, we are reconfiguring the westbound lanes to create a longer area for merging and changing lanes.

Working hours are 07:00 to 15:00. During the work, people driving from East Marginal Way S will not be able to merge onto the Spokane St Swing Bridge. The detour uses SR 99 or the bridge on the Spokane St Viaduct

SCOUTING FOR FOOD FYI: As previewed here, you can get a door hanger about this door-to-door food drive; if you can donate, put the bag out early next Saturday (March 25).

COOKIE SALE FOR GIRLS: Last weekend of personal sales! Find “cookie booths” near you using this lookup.

SATURDAY MORNING ULTIMATE: 8.00 am West Seattle Stadium (4432 35. SV), just show up to throw along West Seattle Ultimate Frisbee Family.

RECYCLE/REUSE/MACHINE EVENT: 09.00-12.00 or until the trucks are filled up, bring recyclable/reusable materials and/or shredding (see the list here of what you should, and should not, bring) to this free event in the northern part at South Seattle College (6000 16. SV; WSB sponsor) – approach from the northbound side of 16.

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COMMUNITY SCHOOL OF WEST SEATTLE OPEN HOUSE: 10-12, come visit! (9450 22nd SW)

SEATTLE CHINESE GARDEN: 10.00-17.00 the garden’s central courtyard is open, while the rest of the garden’s property is accessible from dawn to dusk. More info here. (5640 16th SW)

GRIEFSHARE RECOVERY GROUP: Continuing at 10:30 a.m. today, “Grace Church will host a 13-week SorrowShare recovery support group for those who have lost a loved one through death. There is a one-time fee of $20 for the GriefShare journal.” Meeting in the church basement. (10323 28. SV)

MORNING MUSIC: 10.30-12.00 at C & P coffee (5612 California SW; WSB sponsor), Marco de Carvalho and friends perform. Find out about Marco’s music here.

FREE WRITING GROUP: 10:30 a.m. in West Seattle, registration required – see full details in our calendar listing.

READING TIME FOR THE FAMILY: Every Saturday at 11 a.m Booksellers of paper boats (6040 California SW).

CHEER WSHS BASEBALL AT T-MOBILE PARK: 11.00, there is free entry to see West Seattle High School the baseball team plays Lake Washington at T-Mobile Park. (1250 1st Avenue S.)

VIETNAMESE CULTURAL CENTER: The center is open to visitors at 12.00-15.00, as explained here. (2234 SW Orchard)

TØKKHOUSE MUSEUM: Visit the home of West Seattle’s history at 12.00-16.00 Saturdays. (3003 61st SW)

COCKTAIL 101 CLASS: 13.00 at Otter on the Rocks (4210 SW Admiral Way).

VISCON CELLAR: 13-18, visit the tasting room at Viscon Cellars (WSB sponsor) – sale of wine by the glass or bottle. Learn about their wines here! (5910 California SW)

‘SHE KILLS MONSTERS’ MATINEE AND EVENING SHOWS: 14.00 and 19.30, two chances to see Head Sealth International High School Drama Club present the school’s first full-length play for some time – see our preview for info including the ticket link. (2600 SW thistle)

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VOLUNTEER FAIR: Bonus reason to visit Log house museum (3003 61st SW) – 2-4pm volunteer fair – come find out about helping out!

THE CHURCH IN EASY STREET: Live acoustic performance and signing, at 18.00 Easy Street Records (4559 California SW).

MUSIC AT C&P: 7 p.m., Roo Forrest and Friends on C & P coffee (5612 California SW; WSB sponsor).

LIVE ON SKYLARK: Doors 19.00, music 20.00, incl Crow Kid, Love Visa, Sabrina Pirzada, Triple Bogie on Skylark (3803 Delridge Way SW), $10, 21+.

NORTHWEST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: The orchestra presents «Music for the soulat 8 p.m Holy Rosary (42nd/Genesee) – see program and ticket information in our preview.

MUSIC AT THE POGGIE TAVERN: 9pm-midnight, The Lumberjax playing acoustic 80s music. (4717 California SW)

OUT OF THE BOX: 21:30, leave and more at Box Bar (5401 California SW).

If you have a show, event, meeting, seminar, field trip, fundraiser, class, game or ? for our calendar … email info to [email protected] – Thank you!

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