PNA Village : Events & Activities

 

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PNA Village social events are for current Village members and Village volunteers, but non-members are always welcome to join an event or activity to learn more about the Village. If you’d like more information about any of the activities, please contact the Village at 206.789.1217 or [email protected]

Please note:  A number of our events do not require the internet to participate.  Some meet in person (masked & from a distance), and others via conference call. Please look for the activities marked with an * to see which activities do not require internet access.

Special Events

Traveling Happy Hour: Fairbanks, Alaska

Wednesday, March 3rd, 4:00 PM, Zoom
We’ve partnered with Villages across the country to bring you traveling happy hours. Each week we’ll visit with a new village to meet new people and hear what life is like for them, and answer questions about our community here in Seattle. On 3/3 we’ll be visiting with Aging at Home, Fairbanks Alaska: https://aahfairbanks.clubexpress.com
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Join by Phone: (253) 215-8782; Meeting ID: 822651

Traveling Happy Hour: Austin, Texas

Thursday, March 4th, 2:30 PM, Zoom
We’ve partnered with Villages across the country to bring you traveling happy hours. Each week we’ll visit with a new village to meet new people and hear what life is like for them, and answer questions about our community here in Seattle. On 3/4 we’ll be visiting with Capital City Village in Austin, Texas: https://www.capitalcityvillage.org/
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Join by Phone: (253) 215-8782; Meeting ID: Meeting ID: 810 7790 7106; Passcode: happy

*Village Walking Group (New)

Friday, March 12th, 1 PM, Greenlake
Join the new Village Walking Group on Friday, March 12 at 1 PM at the former Bathhouse Theatre at Greenlake. The group will begin their walk promptly at 1:05 PM. New ‘Walking Seniors’ are always welcome! The group changes walking location each time, so be sure to check in and see where they’ll be next! Questions? Please contact group member Vicki at [email protected].

Ongoing Conversation Groups & Activities

Village Coffee Hour

Mondays, 10-11 AM, Zoom
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Join by Phone: (253) 215-8782; Meeting ID: 850 4070 4929; Password: 921226
Pour yourself some coffee or tea and join facilitators Lynda Emel and Christie Cave for engaging weekly conversation topics. New participants are warmly welcomed!

Village Happy Hour

Wednesdays, 4 PM, Zoom
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Join by Phone: (253) 215-8782; Meeting ID: 822651
Grab your favorite drink and snack and join us in a weekly conversation facilitated by Village Members and Volunteers Terry Cook and Bruce Baker.

Conversation and News of the Day

Tuesdays 10:30 AM, Thursdays 10 AM, and Thursdays 11 AM, Zoom
Read all about it! Talk all about it! Join us in congenial conversation about current news events.  Bring a news clipping if you wish. The facilitator is Cecile Andrews, author of “Living Room Revolution: A Handbook for Conversation, Community, and the Common Good.” For more info or to attend the next group, please email [email protected].

*Phinneywood Walking Group

2nd and 4th Fridays of each month, 1 PM
Join the new Village Walking Group, newcomers are always welcome! This small group begins their walks promptly at 1:05 PM.  The group changes walking location each time, so be sure to check in and see where they’ll be next! Questions? Please contact group member Vicki at [email protected].

Monthly Book Group

2nd Wednesday of each month, 11 AM – 12 PM, Zoom
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Join by Phone: (253) 215-8782; Meeting ID: 835 3694 9312; Password: 024565
Have you read a good book lately?  Looking for new recommendations?  This is not your average book club where everyone reads the same book.  Join in to talk about what you’re reading and to hear what others are reading. Not currently reading anything?  No problem! It’s a fun group with great conversation!

Creative Writing Group

2nd and 4th Fridays, 11 – 12 PM, Zoom
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Join by Phone: (253) 215-8782; Meeting ID: 217 978 951; Password: 008402
Members of the group write everything from memoirs, short and long stories, poetry, songs, to PR copy. Join us with old projects and new, in a supportive and fun atmosphere.  Don’t have anything to share?  No worries!  Join in and listen to what other folks have written!

*Gardening Club – Monthly Conference Call

Date/Time TBD
Join other Village gardeners for this new monthly group.  Participants will “meet” via conference call on a regular date and time each month, to be determined.  Discuss what’s blooming, what’s not, how to prepare your garden for the next season, etc.  There will always be something new to discuss!  This group can be anything it’s participants want it to be! Sign-up by calling 206-789-1217 or email [email protected]

Village Committee Meetings (Now Online)

Interested in joining a committee? Come to the next meeting or contact the Village staff to discuss: (206) 789-1217 or [email protected].

*All committees are actively recruiting new members!  Please consider joining.

Seattle Villages Advocacy Task Force

Meets Quarterly on the 1st Thursday (Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct), 1 – 2:30 pm

Business Vetting Committee

Meets Monthly at the Phinney Center, meetings scheduled over email.

Newsletter Committee

Meets Quarterly at local coffee shops, meetings scheduled over email.

Social Committee

Meets 4th Thursdays at 11:30 am

Volunteer Committee

Meets 3rd Tuesdays at 11 am

Visible Village Marketing Committee

Meets Monthly, meetings scheduled over email.

 

Want more?

Want to see what else is going on at the Phinney Center or Greenwood Senior Center or are you looking for more things to do? Check out these events pages:

GSC events page

Phinney Center events page

Full events calendar (all locations)