Events

Meet neighbors, get connected,
have fun.

The PNA offers all kinds of community events from our annual Día De los Muertos event to our popular Winter Festival; book exchanges and educational events; beer tastes and Bingo Karaoke. No matter your age or interests, it’s a good bet you’ll find something going on worth checking out!

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Featured Events

Slavery and Reconstriction Seminar Series

Wednesdays, Sept. 18-Nov 6, 7-8:30 pm | Greenwood Senior Center  | $10 PNA Member, $15 Public for the series

William Taylor (Professor Emeritus of Political Science and an educator at the Lifetime Learning Center) leads an 8-week series on the true history of slavery and reconstruction that you never learned in school.

District 5 and District 6 City Council Debates

Saturday, Sept. 21, 12-1:30 pm (District 5); 2-3:30 pm (District 6) | Greenwood Senior Center  | Free

Join us and Seattle CityClub for free and public moderated debates. Space is limited. Register early.

By Andrea Booher (This image is from the FEMA Photo Library.) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Earthquake Home Retrofitting Class

Tuesday, Sept. 24, 6-8 pm | PC Blue Building | $20/PNA Member, $25/Public |  Details

Learn how to evaluate your home for needed structural improvements, using the correct tools, materials, and methods to accomplish an earthquake retrofit.

Pig Out to Root Out Hunger: Dine Out, Fund Meals

Wednesday, Sept. 25, all day | PhinneyWood eateries, cafes & bars | Details

Eat and drink out, and participating venues will donate a portion of your bill to PNA’s free Hot Meal Program for neighbors in need.

What’s to Come for Northgate Mall?

Wednesday, Sept. 25, 1-2 pm | GSC | Details

Curious about what’s next for Northgate? What will it look like, when will it be finished, and what’s all this about ice rinks? Bring your questions to this presentation and Q&A with Stephen Antupit of CityWorks, who has the inside scoop.

Rent Smart: Tenants’ Rights Workshop

Thursday, Sept. 26, 1-2 pm | GSC | Details

Learn how to find affordable housing and navigate screening criteria, know and assert your rights as tenants, protect yourself from eviction and housing loss, learn how to get deposits back and repairs made. Includes information on new eviction reform laws. For both current & future renters.

Older woman reading a book to several preschool children

Sprouts & Seniors Playgroup

Friday, Sept. 27, 10-11 am | GSC | Details

Children from birth to preschool age with their caregivers are encouraged to join folks at Greenwood Senior Center for intergenerational fun.

Ballard Preschool Co-op’s Kids’ Gear Sale

Saturday, Sept. 28, 9 am-1 pm | PC Brick Building, Community Hall | Details

Score amazing deals on quality, gently used clothes (newborn-size 8), shoes, toys and gear—including pack and plays, cribs, car seats, strollers, maternity wear and more!

The mind that opens to a new idea never returns to its original size

Power of Community Breakfast: Nurturing Curiosity

Thursday,  Oct. 3, 7:30 -8:30 am | GSC | Details

Support critical and innovative senior programs at the Greenwood Senior Center and PNA Village that nurture the physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being of our community’s older adults.