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9/2 - Wednesday
Neighborhood Earthquake Response Meeting
7:30-8:45 pm. PC Blue Building. Free.
Learn how to prepare your household and cooperate with your neighbors to protect lives and property in the aftermath of a major earthquake. Phinney Hub is beginning a new focus on helping individuals become “block leaders” to reach out to their neighbors. If you want to receive support and education to become a leader on your block (or in your apartment building or other community), please attend this meeting! For more information, visit phinneyhub.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
9/4 - Friday
First Friday Film Series: Bernie
1-3 pm. GSC. Free.
9/9 - Wednesday
10 am-12 pm. GSC.
The GSC is partnering with Walgreens to provide influenza and pneumonia immunizations. We will bill Medicare for those who have it (bring your card with you), or accept a cash or check payment. Shingles and Whooping Cough vaccines are also available with prior arrangement. RSVP suggested: 206.297.0875.
9/10 - Thursday
Old is Not a Four Letter Word
10:30 am-12 pm. GSC. Free.
After 40 years as a registered nurse with deep elder care experience, Susan Towle developed a passion and desire to share her insights and lessons learned about the aging process. She will discuss these insights and her new book, Old is Not a Four Letter Word: A Guidebook for the Journey through Old. Visit journeythroughold.com for more information. RSVP: 206.297.0875.
9/11 & 25 - Fridays
Plant Care Clinics
1-2 pm. GSC. Free.
Watering, fertilizing, pest management, pruning, transplanting and propagation of houseplants. Bring your questions and any small problem plant for diagnosis.
9/11 - Friday
Fall Blood Drive
1-7 pm. PC Blue Building. Free.
Visit schedule.bloodworksnw.org to set up a time to donate or just come by.
9/11 - Friday
Phinney Center Gallery Opening
7-9 pm. PC Blue Building. Free.
Celebrate the opening of the PNA Member and Volunteer Art Show!
9/12 - Saturday
PNA Membership Campaign Kick-off
9-11 am. PC Blue Building. Free.
Join us for coffee, donuts and bagels and help us kick-off the annual PNA Membership Campaign, “Members Matter,” by picking up “Proud to Be a PNA Member” yard signs. For more information email email@example.com.
9/22 - Tuesday
Tour the UW Seismology Lab
10:30 am–2 pm. GSC. Free tour, bus fare and lunch additional.
Worried about the “big one?” Visit the UW’s Seismology Lab to get the real science on earthquakes in our region. We’ll learn about seismic waves and see the Pacific Northwest Seismograph Network up close. We’ll stop for lunch and then catch the bus back. Wear comfortable shoes for moderate walking on city streets. RSVP: 206.297.0875.
9/25 - Friday
Seed Homecoming: Save & Share Seeds from Favorite Edibles
4-7 pm. PC Upper Parking Lot. Free.
Seed librarians will accept fresh homegrown seeds from vegetables, herbs and edible flowers. All donations should be labeled with the variety. Library volunteers will demonstrate how to save and winnow seeds, and will show the results of germination testing that is being done on some of the library’s holdings. If you want to try saving seeds but are unsure how to do it, visit kingcoseed.org for instructions and links.
9/26 - Saturday
PNPC Gently Used Kids Gear Sale
9 am-1 pm. PC Brick Building.
9/30 - Wednesday
Difficult Conversations Series: The social construction of race
7-8:30 pm. PC Blue Building. Free.
It’s often hard to talk about race, especially when you’re an individual who identifies as white. Race is an idea individually experienced in various ways, the construction of this idea has shaped U.S. history and continues to have major consequences for many Americans today. Watch a screening of Race: The Power of an Illusion followed by a discussion about current events, the social construction of race, a brief history of race relations in Seattle, and explore your own thoughts and experiences on this difficult, and sometimes uncomfortable topic.
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