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

Discovery Park will host a restoration project on its Hidden Valley Trail on Saturday, June 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for National Trails Day. Register: www.seattle.gov/parks/ntd.htm or (206) 684-4122 

BOTTLE ROCKETS AND CAPTURE THE FLAG

Queen Anne Cub Scout Pack 70/72 invites families to launch bottle rockets and play Capture the Flag with members on Monday, June 9, at 6:30 p.m. at Rodgers Park (W. Raye St. and First Ave. W.). Information: Jeff Coombs, (650) 823-2504 or coombs_jeff@earthlink.net 

QACC PARKS MEETING

The Queen Anne Community Council’s Park Committee will meet on Tuesday, June 10, at 7:30 p.m. at Queen Anne Manor (100 Crockett St.). The group will discuss the progress of lower Kinnear Park North Trail project. Information: Don Harper, (206) 281-9018 

PARKS DISTRICT FORUM

The Magnolia Community Council and the League of Women Voters are hosting a forum on the proposed Metropolitan Parks District on June 12 at 7 p.m. at Catharine Blaine K-8 School (2550 34th Ave. W.).

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 

MODERN QUEEN ANNE TOURS

The Queen Anne Historical Society will offer its Modern Queen Anne tour of two mid-century buildings and five homes on June 14, from 2 to 6 p.m., starting at Canlis (2576 Aurora Ave. N.). A bike tour will start from the Swedish Club (1920 Dexter Ave. N.) at 1:30 p.m. Tickets/information: www.qahistory.org/events.html 

“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