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May 3-5 Weekend Outlook | Spring has Sprung!

May 03, 2019 10:58AM ● By Rachel Belfield
Spring has officially sprung in and around Shoreline! Our calendar is chock full of activities to get out and about, support local artists, and get started on gifts for the moms in your life. Check out our best bets for this weekend, starting Friday, May 3.

Family Friday Events

Step into Willy Wonka's world of pure imagination with a play put on by Brookside Elementary, get a jump on your Cinco de Mayo weekend with food and trivia at the Loyal Heights Community Center, or make your own greeting cards (hint: Mother's Day is next weekend!) at the Lake City Community Center. Follow these links for all the details:
Willy Wonka Jr by Brookside Elementary - start May 03 2019 0700PM

Willy Wonka Jr. by Brookside Elementary - May 3 and 4, 2019 7:00PM

We invite you to step into the word of pure imagination as Willy Wonka leads you through his magical, quirky and splendid factory. Performed at the Shorewood HS Performing Arts Center. Read More » 

 

Family Taco Trivia Night - start May 03 2019 0600PM

Family Taco Trivia Night! - start: May 03, 2019 06:00PM

Come out for night of delicious Mexican food as we celebrate Cinco de Mayo family style. Fun trivia will challenge your mind. There will be a piñata and other fun actives for the little ones at the Loyal Heights Community Center. Read More » 

Creative Family Friday - May 3, 2019 5:30PM

Ages 4 and older join us to make greeting cards at our family craft night. We will team with a specialist to teach you the basic skills and then turn you loose with the supplies at the Lake City Community Center. Read More » 

Saturday in Shoreline and Lake Forest Park

Do the warmer weather and drier days have your family itching to get out and about? Here are three great options to keep you active all Saturday long, without straying far from home.
Free Comic Book Day May the 4th be with you - start May 04 2019 1000AM

Free Comic Book Day (May the 4th be with you) - May 4, 2019 10:00AM

Come by and pick out some brand new free comic books to keep. Plus, meet and have your picture taken with Star Wars characters from Seattle's Garrison Titan and heroes from Costumed Chara... Read More » 

 

Kids Workshop at The Home Depot - start May 04 2019 0900AM

Kids' Workshop at The Home Depot - May 04, 2019 9:00AM

Make Mom’s day with a handmade blooming art piece. In this hands-on workshop you and your child can discuss the art of patience as you build a blooming work of art to gift or put on display. Most suitable for kids ages 5-12. Pre-registration is appreciated.Read More » 

 

Live Music by Third Place Commons - start Apr 19 2019 0730PM

Big Band/Jazz Music at Third Place Commons - May 4, 2019 7:30PM

Enjoy family-friendly live music each Friday and Saturday evening at Third Place Commons. May 4 artist is the Northwest Jazz Big Band Admission is free, but keep in mind that surrou... Read More » 

 

Make It an Edmonds Kind of Saturday

With an outdoor market, an drop-in family art workshop honoring Frida Kahlo, and an opportunity to explore a salmon hatchery, consider making a day of your visit to our neighboring city of Edmonds.
Edmonds Museums Garden Market - start May 04 2019 0900AM

Edmonds Museum's Garden Market - May 04, 2019 9:00AM

The Edmonds Historical Museum’s Garden Market opens this Saturday, May 4 at 5th and Bell in downtown Edmonds. The garden market, a smaller version of the summer market that starts June... Read More » 

Cinco de Mayo Family Drop-In Workshop - start May 04 2019 1100AM

Cinco de Mayo Family Drop-In Workshop - May 4, 2019 11:00AM

Join Edmonds’ Cascadia Art Museum Saturday, May 4, to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a family drop-in workshop. The event will start at 11 a.m. and end around 1 pm. Children, teens, pare... Read More » 

Watershed Fun Fair - Aug 08, 2019 11:00AM

A fun family event chock full of exhibits, games, crafts, nature walks, and activities especially for kids. Take a tour of Edmonds' newest raingarden cluster, and dance and sing with local performers. All free at the Willow Creek Salmon Hatchery and Habitat Demonstration Garden.Read More » 

  

Watery Exploration at UW on Saturday

A bit farther afield, but likely worth the trip for your budding oceanographer or marine biologist:
University of Washington Aquatic Sciences Open House on Saturday May 4

University of Washington Aquatic Sciences Open House on Saturday, May 4

Explore "Our Watery World" through hands-on activities by UW students, staff, faculty, post-docs, and members from other organizations from around Puget Sound Read More » 

 

Exercise Your Mind and Your Body on Sunday

Put a focus on your family's health and wellness on Sunday with opportunities to work your body and your brain in and around Shoreline.
Chess at the Shoreline Library - start May 05 2019 0100PM

Chess at the Shoreline Library - May 05, 2019 1:00PM

Ages 6 and older; tweens and teens welcome. Join the club! Play chess, learn chess, or teach chess to others. Drop in to enjoy a casual and fun atmosphere with snacks provided. All skill ... Read More » 

 

Free Spring Soccer Clinic with the Terrace Brier Soccer Club - start May 05 2019 0200PM

Free Spring Soccer Clinic with the Terrace Brier Soccer Club - May 05, 2019 2:00PM

Join us on Sunday, May 5th at Edmonds-Woodway HS Stadium from 2:00pm to 3:00pm for a FREE introductory clinic to soccer. Ages Pre-K to 4th grade (born between 2010-2015) are welcome. Please pre-register. Read More » 

Kids Meditation and Buddhism Class - start May 05 2019 0200PM

Kids' Meditation and Buddhism Class - May 05, 2019 2:00PM

Respect. Kindness. Harmony. Honesty. Gratitude. Peace. A series of one-hour classes hosted at our local Buddhist Monastery. Please sign up in advance. Read More » 

 

The Shoreline Families calendar is always bursting with things to do in and around Shoreline. Check out this weekend and beyond by visiting our full calendar of events.