PNA Special Events (by date)


10/8 Phabulous PhinneyWood Pig Out

10/18 Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Exchange

10/18 PNPC Gently Used Kids Gear Sale

10/25 Hunger Goblin Trick or Treat

10/29 Village Piano Concert Benefit

10/31 Bingo Karaoke
Oct-Apr Ridge Romp


11/1 Dia De Los Muertos Festival

11/8 PNA Winter Beer Taste

11/22 Seattle7Writers Holiday Bookfest


12/6 & 7 PNA Winter Festival & Crafts Fair

12/12 Jingle Bell Bingo Karaoke
12/25 Christmas Dinner


PNA Annual Meeting & Pancake Breakfast

Home Design & Remodel Fair
Bingo Karaoke


Mystery Book Exchange

PNA Community Soup Potluck

PNA Wine Taste

Bingo Karaoke

MARCH 2015

PNPC Gently Used Kids Gear Sale

Bingo Karaoke

Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Exchange

APRIL 2015

PNA Member Happy Hour Potluck and Member Orientation

Bingo Karaoke

Ballard Co-Op & PCPE Gently Used Kids Gear Sale

MAY 2015

PNA Auction

PhinneyWood Art Walk - The BIG One

PhinneyWood Garage Sale Day


2014 PhinneyWood Events Calendar (PDF)




PNA Special Events (alphabetical)

Annual Meeting & Pancake Breakfast


Bingo Karaoke

Ballard Co-Op Gently Used Kids Gear Sale

Dia De Los Muertos Festival

Garden Party

Greenwood Seafair Parade

Gumshoe 5K Walk

Holiday Local Author Book Signing

Home Design & Remodel Fair

Mystery Book Exchange

Phabulous PhinneyWood Pig Out

PNPC Gently Used Kids Gear Sale

Power of Community Fundraising Breakfast

Ridge Romp

Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Exchange

Seattle Summer Streets

Summer Beer Taste

Wine Taste

Winter Beer Taste

Winter Festival & Crafts Fair

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Weekly Groups

Mondays: Spanish Conversation I & II
Thursdays: Phinney Friends Crochet Group
Fridays: PNA Bridge Club


Emerald City Contra Dances

Every Friday 7:30-10 pm (beginners workshop at 7 pm). PC Brick Building.

Click here for more information.


Upcoming Events


To Register or RSVP for Events:

Unless otherwise specified, call the following numbers to register or RSVP for an event.
Events at Phinney Center (PC)
: Call 206.783.2244

Events at Greenwood Senior Center (GSC): Call 206.297.0875


To see more events hosted at the Greenwood Senior Center, click here.




10/29 -Wednesday
PNA Village Piano Benefit Concert
PC Brick Building. 6-8 pm.

Enjoy talented pianist Monica Chiyoung Yoon and hors d’ouevres provided by FareStart. A special thank you to Don and Gloria Swisher for underwriting the event, and A-1 Pianos for donating a grand piano for the event. Details and ticket purchase.


10/30 - Thursday

Fall Nutrition Class: Vegetarian Diet and Preventing Chronic Disease
GSC. 11 am-12 pm. Free.
Join Ashley Paschke, MSRD, clinical dietitian at Ballard Care and Rehab, as she observes National Vegetarian Awareness Month with a discussion of the long-term health benefits from embracing a vegetarian diet. Call 206.297.0875 to RSVP.

10/31 - Friday
Halloween Bingo Karaoke
7-10 pm. GSC. $12 PNA Members / $18 General Public.

Sold out! The next event is Jingle Bell Bingo on Dec. 12. Tickets will go on sale here at 12:01 am on Monday, Nov. 3.




11/1 - Saturday

Día de los Muertos
PC Blue Building. 5:30-9 pm. Free.
Celebrate the Day of the Dead at the PNA with a procession starting from the community plaza at 5:30 and festival in the blue building from 5:30-9 pm. Enjoy live music and dance, decorate sugar skulls, learn traditional crafts, eat delicious food, drink Mexican hot chocolate, and a fabulous raffle to benefit the Spanish Preschool Co-op.


11/2 -Sunday
Seattle Family Dance
PC Brick Building. 3-5 pm. Free.

Simple dances for kids under 10 and their families on 1st Sundays. This month, Stuart Williams and his Sprouts bring the musical magic and Sherry Nevins brings the dancing fun.


11/6 - Thursday
Trash or Treasure: Antique Appraisal Fundraiser for GSC
GSC. 10:30 am-1:30 pm.
Free entry, $5 suggested donation per item appraised (3 items max).

Dust off those family heirlooms and have them assessed by a certified antique appraiser. Northwest Senior Care has coordinated this entertaining fundraiser to support the GSC. Attendees will get a chance to learn the history of their items and receive a general valuation. Lunch will be provided along with refreshments. Call 206.297.0875 to schedule a time for an appraisal, and provide a brief description of the item(s) you are bringing. Don't delay as appraisal spots will fill up quickly!

11/7 - Friday
Positive Images of Aging Film
Series: Robot and Frank
GSC. 1 pm. Free.

Laugh and interact with others while enjoying entertainment, interesting discussions and tasty snacks. Adults of all ages welcome. For film details, call 206.297.0875.

11/8 - Saturday
Ridge Romp: The Reptile Man!
PC Brick Building. 10:30 am

Leapin’ lizards! The world-renowned Reptile Man entertains and informs with his menacing menagerie of cold-blooded creatures. Be amazed by slithering snakes and chomping crocs, while learning about these incredible animals. Tickets at the door or online.


11/8 - Saturday  

27th Annual PNA Beer Taste: Hops! The Other Weed.
PC Blue Building. Preview Tasting at 6:15 pm. Public 7-10 pm. $25-$60.
Ten tastes from 31 breweries, pub style snacks and a silent auction of beer paraphernalia. For an additional $25 tax deductible donation, the Special Preview Tasting includes a complimentary glass, sliders and slaw and no lines! To see the full line-up of breweries and purchase tickets, go to  Thanks to our presenting sponsor 74th Street Ale House and donors Starbucks and the participating breweries. Tickets.

11/12, 19 & 26 - Wednesdays
Special Carkeek Park Hikes – Salmon Return
GSC.  9:30 am (meet at GSC) or 10 am (Meet at Park) until about noon. Free.

The chum salmon return to Piper's Creek in Carkeek Park to spawn each November after having spent 3-5 years at sea. We will depart the Eddie McAbee entrance to the park (NW 100th Place at 6th Ave NW - across the street from behind the Holman Road QFC). As November weather can be wet and cold, please dress appropriately. Our hike will include stops along the creek where we can witness the greatest concentration of salmon. We should return to the trailhead at approximately 12:00 noon. RSVP the Monday before the hike at 206.297.0875.


11/14 - Friday
Thanksgiving Luncheon
GSC. 10 am-12 pm. $5.
RSVP to 206.297.0875.

All the fixings and friendly folks! We’ll also have a fun sing along of American standards and old favorites. RSVP to 206.297.0875.

11/14 - Friday
Phinney Center Gallery Opening - Student Art Show
PC Blue Building. 6:30-8:30 pm. Free.


11/16 - Sunday
The PNA Village “Harvest Sing-a-Long” Fall Potluck
PC Blue Building. 2:30-4:30 pm. Free.
If you are interested in learning more about the village, please bring a dish and learn how it all works from current village members and volunteers! Cider and hard cider, as well as table service, will be provided. Please RSVP to 206.789.1217 or


11/18 - Tuesday
Memory Screening Day
GSC. 1-4 pm. Free.
Call 206.297.0875 to schedule an appointment.

Celebrate National Memory Screening Day by getting your memory screened. Screening can detect cognitive changes most associated with an active progression towards various forms of dementia. A memory screening now can also be useful in establishing a baseline to test against in the future. Timely information can help with earlier medical intervention and plans for long-term care. Call 206.297.0875 to schedule a 45 minute appointment.


11/22 - Saturday

Fourth Annual Seattle7Writers Holiday Bookfest              
PC Blue Building. 3-5 pm. Free.
Twenty-six of your favorite PNW authors in one room, pens in hand. Books for sale, readings and free cookies (baked by the authors!), and a performance by the Seattle7Writers band, the Rejections. A portion of proceeds go to 826 Seattle and the PNA. Participating authors and  schedule.


11/23 - Sunday
Evan’s Family Variety Show
PC Brick Building. 3-4:30 pm. Free, but tickets required.

A family-friendly show featuring magicians, jugglers, dancers, circus artists and more. Get free tickets.


11/27 - Thursday
Thanksgiving Dinner
PC Blue Building. 4 pm. Free.
RSVP to 206.783.2244 or

Celebrate Thanksgiving with neighbors and friends at our annual potluck meal. Please bring a dish to share and RSVP to 206.783.2244 or to let us know what dish you will bring (and if you can help set up or clean up). Please note it’s at the Phinney Center, not Greenwood Senior Center, this year.


11/29 - Saturday

Holiday Glow Cone Lighting
PC Air Raid Tower. 5-6 pm. Free.
Bring the family for an evening of holiday cheer as the Phinney Center air raid tower is set aglow with lights. Enjoy refreshments, activities and caroling led by the OK Chorale.