MEETING ON DISCOVERY PARK SUBDIVISIONS
The city’s Department of Planning and Development will have a public meeting on Thursday, May 29, to take comments on the proposed permits to subdivide the land parcels for the historic homes in Discovery Park. It will take place at the Magnolia Community Center (2550 34th Ave. W.), starting at 6:30 p.m.
CUB SCOUT JOINING NIGHT
Boys in grades K-4 and their families are invited to learn more about joining the Cub Scouts group in Magnolia. The meeting will take place on Thursday, May 29, in the Lawton Elementary School Commons (4000 27th Ave. W.), starting at 6:30 p.m.
DESIGN UPDATE OPEN HOUSE
The Artists at Play project at the Seattle Center will have an open house to update the public on its progress, on Saturday, May 31, from 10 a.m. to noon, in the Seattle Center Armory (West Bay). Information: www.SeattleCenter.com or (206) 684-7200
GUITAR AND STRINGS CHAMBER CONCERT
Meredith Connie and Christ Worswick will perform in a free concert at Magnolia United Church of Christ (3555 W. McGraw St.) at 2 p.m. Any donations will benefit Kitty Harbor shelter and adoption facility. Information: www.magnoliaucc.org
Queen Anne Lutheran Church (2400 Eighth Ave. W.) will host a Hymn Festival, led by Robert Hobby of Fort Wayne, Ind., on Sunday, June 1, starting at 4 p.m. Free-will offering. Information: www.queenannelutheran.org or (206) 284-1960
QUEEN ANNE COMMUNITY COUNCIL
The Queen Anne Community Council will meet next on June 4 (first Wednesday), from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Queen Anne Manor (100 Crockett St.). Information: queenannecc.blogspot.com
NATIONAL TRAILS DAY AT DISCOVERY PARK
Discovery Park will host a restoration project on its Hidden Valley Trail on June 7 for National Trails Day. Register: www.seattle.gov/parks/ntd or (206) 684-4122
QACC PARKS MEETING
The Queen Anne Community Council’s Park Committee will meet on June 10 at 7:30 p.m. at Queen Anne Manor (100 Crockett St.). Information: Don Harper, (206) 281-9018
NORTHWEST SEAPORT CHANTEY SING
English cowboy Brian Maskew will lead a sing-along of sea chanteys and other sea songs at Immanuel Lutheran Church (1215 Thomas St.) on June 13 at 1:30 p.m. Admission is free. Information: www.nwseaport.org or (206) 447-9800
“WHERE THE WATER BEGINS” WORKSHOP
King Conservation District will present a free workshop on June 28 on protecting and managing property on marine shorelines and bluffs at the Discovery Park Environmental Learning Center (3801 Discovery Park Blvd.) and beach. The workshop will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., with an optional field trip from 1 to 3 p.m. Register: (425) 282-1949
UPTOWN ALLIANCE MEETING
The Uptown Alliance will meet on July 10 (second Thursday every other month). The meeting will start at 7 p.m. in the Expo Building’s community room (100 Republican St.).
MAGNOLIA COMMUNITY COUNCIL
The Magnolia Community Council will meet next on Sept. 11 (second Thursday in January, March, May, September through November), from 7 to 9 p.m. at Blaine K-8 School (2550 34th Ave. W. Information: magnoliacommunityclub.org
ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP
The Alzheimer’s Association has a free support group for those who are caring for people with memory loss. Participants will receive information on care management, available services and current research and treatment options. The support group will take place the second Saturday of each month (next meeting: May 10), from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at 100 W. Harrison St., North Tower, Suite 200. Information: Hana Binder, (240) 751-8388
MAGNOLIA CARD AND BOARD GAME CLUB
The Magnolia Card and Board Game group meets every Monday, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Serendipity Café (3222 W. McGraw St.). Information: Judy, (206) 284-3911; Annette, (206) 285-3717
EMERALD CITY TOASTMASTERS
The Emerald City Toastmasters meet every Thursday at noon at the Belltown Community Center (415 Bell St.) to help people overcome their speaking fears and improve communication skills. Information: Kathleen Klein, (206) 781-2615; or tinyurl.com/aut+4u4
ROTARY CLUB OF MAGNOLIA
The group now meets for lunch meetings at noon on Thursdays at the Seattle Yacht Club Elliott Bay Outstation (2601 W. Marina Place) near Maggie Bluffs. Free parking available. Great speakers at each meeting. Information: magnoliarotary.org.
SENIOR INTERMEDIATE BRIDGE
The Magnolia Community Center (2550 34th Ave. W.) is offering Senior Intermediate Bridge (Party and Duplicate) on Wednesdays, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Register/information: Janet Ray, (206) 300-8559
FOOT CARE THURSDAYS
The Ballard NW Senior Center (5429 32nd Ave. N.W.) has a foot-care specialist providing care on Thursdays, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For an appointment, call (206) 297-0403.
FREE ESL LESSONS
Free, individual ESL lessons are available, with flexible scheduling. Information: Delores, (206) 323-3625