PNA Village : Events & Activities

 

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PNA Village Social Events during the month of March have been canceled. We have one upcoming event in April, please save the date and we’ll continue to update this page as we monitor the situation with COVID-19.

See PNA’s COVID-19’s Information and Response Page.

Save the Date: Village trip to Kubota Gardens

Thursday, April 9

Those who want to carpool should meet at the Greenwood Senior Center at 9:30 AM.  Others should meet in the parking lot of Kubota Gardens at 10:30 AM.  We will stroll and enjoy the gardens before having lunch at a local restaurant.

 

Ongoing Groups & Activities – Please note some of these are canceled during the month of March

As with all of our events, these are for Village members and volunteers! If you’d like more information, please contact the Village at 206-789-1217

Book Sharing Group (Cancelled in March)
2nd Wednesday of each month: 11 am – 12 pm
Couth Buzzard Books Espresso Buono Cafe, 8310 Greenwood Ave. N.
Our meetings are a lively mix of discussion, getting to know one another, talking about current books we are reading, and our favorite types of reading. The Couth Buzzard has drinks and snacks available. Bring a favorite or current book to tell us about.

Conversation and the News of the Day (NOW ONLINE – email [email protected] to participate)
4 groups to choose from!
Every Monday at 10 am and Every Thursday at 9:30 and 10:30 am – Couth Buzzard Books, 8310 Greenwood Ave N
Every Tuesday at 10:30 am – HomeStreet Bank, 7307 Greenwood Ave N
Read all about it! Talk all about it! Join us in congenial conversation about current news events. (An experience we are in dire need of!)  No need to come prepared with anything, just a desire for wonderful conversation!
Facilitator is Cecile Andrews, author of Living Room Revolution: A Handbook for Conversation, Community, and the Common Good.

The Bakery Bunch (Cancelled in March)
3rd Wednesday of every month, 9:30 am – Celine Patisserie, 6801 Greenwood Ave N #113A
Join your fellow Village members and volunteers for treats and good conversations.

Supper Club
Would you like to go out to dinner with other Village members and volunteers? Let us know and we will put you into the next group that’s forming! Each Supper Club meets monthly. Responsibility of choosing a restaurant and date will rotate among group members.

Theatre Matinees at Shoreline Community College
Sundays, as announced
Watch email bulletins for dates. SCC Theatre students do wonderful work as developing professionals. Rides can be arranged. The small group attending so far thoroughly enjoys these afternoons!

Understanding Happiness (NOW ONLINE – email [email protected] to participate)
Wednesday mornings, 10 am.- Home Street Bank Community Room at 73rd and Greenwood (Across from Ken’s)
There is excellent research on the subject of happiness. In this group we’ll explore how to act on this research and create happier lives. The focus will be on congenial conversation and the importance of relationships and community. Contact Cecile Andrews for more information.  Free, all welcome.

Weekly Village Happy Hour (Cancelled in March)
Every Monday, 3-5 pm (come and go at any time!) – The Barking Dog Alehouse, 705 NW 70th St
Join fellow volunteers and members for some casual fun and socializing. The Barking Dog serves great food along with a variety of beer, wine, cocktails, and non-alcoholic drinks.  Unfortunately, dogs are no longer allowed in the restaurant.  If you’re a full member and would like to catch a ride with a volunteer, please let us know!

Village Writing Group (Continuing as a small group)
 2nd and 4th Friday of each month, 11 am – 12 pm – HomeStreet Bank, 7307 Greenwood Ave. North, across from Ken’s Market
We write everything from memoirs, short and long stories, poetry, songs, to PR copy. Join us with old projects and new in a supportive, fun atmosphere.

Village Committee Meetings

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, Phinney Center

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, Greenwood Senior Center

Volunteer Committee

Meets 3rd Tuesdays at 11 am, Couth Buzzard Book Store

Visible Village Marketing Committee

Meets Monthly at the Greenwood Senior Center, 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)