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Weekend Outlook June 7-9 | Help a Neighbor in Need: Activism and Engagement Abounds

Jun 05, 2019 02:32PM ● By Rachel Belfield
This weekend's outlook takes on an activist and philanthropic bent, with opportunities to support Moms Demand Action, two local nonprofits, schools' gay/straight alliances, lunches for needy families, and a Shoreline community conversation.

We're also featuring three events for teens and tweens, PLUS two new baby and kid storytimes at the Northgate Barnes & Noble.

Community Engagement and Activism

Orange the Overpass - start Jun 07 2019 0300PM

Orange the Overpass | Friday, June 7, 3-6:00 pm

Kids and grown-ups of all ages will gather to raise awareness of gun violence in America, with Moms Demand Action. This event is at the 185th St. overpass during Friday's commute.
 

Rummage Sale to Support Kaleidoscope Play  Learn Groups - start Jun 08 2019 1000AM

Rummage Sale to Support Kaleidoscope Play & Learn Groups | Saturday, June 8, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Shop for clothing jewelry, sports equipment, and more to support local families at the Center for Human Services.  

Clean Up the Underpass - start Jun 08 2019 1000AM

Clean Up the Underpass | Saturday, June 8, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Kids and grown-ups of all ages will gather to raise awareness of gun violence in America and clean up Ronald Bog Park and the nearby underpass.

Hygiene Drive to Support the North Helpline - start Jun 09 2019 1130AM

Hygiene Drive to Support the North Helpline | Sunday, June 9, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Donate hygiene items for neighbors in need when shopping at the Lake City Fred Meyer.

One Book One Community - start Jun 09 2019 0200PM

One Book, One Community | Sunday, June 9, 2-4:00 pm

Free event for all ages to discuss the book Pass It On and how we care for our communities, plus art for kids, food, and music at Shoreline City Hall.


Activities for Teens and Tweens

GayStraight Alliance Pride Dance for Teens - start Jun 07 2019 0600PM

Gay/Straight Alliance Pride Dance for Teens | Friday, June 7, 6-9:00 pm

Free dancing, food, games, and more for kids in grades 7-12 at the Shoreline Teen Center.

Tween Night | Saturday, June 8, 6:30-10:30 pm

This popular, once-a-month event is packed with fun, laughter, and snacks for kids ages 10-12 at the Richmond Highlands Rec Center.
 

Free Indoor Movie Night Ready Player One - start Jun 08 2019 0700PM

Free Indoor Movie Night: Ready Player One (PG-13) | Saturday, June 8, 7:00-10:00 pm

Bring your favorite folding chair, blanket or sleeping bag to Ridgecrest Elementary for this free event brought to you by the Ridgecrest Neighborhood Association. 

Damn the Weather! Get Out and Active

Garden Tots at Kruckeberg Botanic Garden | Friday, June 7, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Drop in anytime between 10 am and 1 pm with children ages 3-7 for "Fantastic Flowers," a fun nature exploration with an activity and a craft. ($10/family)  

Pack the Park Fun RunWalk - start Jun 08 2019 0900AM

Pack the Park Fun Run/Walk | Saturday, June 8, 9:00 am

Join us for The Pack the Park Fun Run/Walk benefiting Friday Food Packs, which provide supplemental food during the school year to students in the Lake Forest Park and Shoreline communities. Follow the link for more details, including registration fees.

Family Fun Day - start Jun 08 2019 1200PM

Family Fun Day | Saturday, June 8, 2019 12-7:00 pm

Live music, kids' activities, and food trucks highlight this day of fun for Northshore families and community members at Pop Keeney Field in Bothell. 
 

Shoreline Farmers Market - start Jun 08 2019 1000AM

Shoreline Farmer's Market | Saturday, June 8, 2019 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Shoreline Farmer's Market kicks off this weekend at Shoreline Place (near 160th & Aurora) with local produce, meat, crafts, music, and food trucks.

Lake Forest Park Farmers Market - start May 12 2019 1000AM

Lake Forest Park Farmer's Market | Sunday, June 9, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Local produce, food, and crafts each Sunday at Lake Forest Park Town Center.  

Bike Rodeo - start Jun 09 2019 1200PM

Bike Rodeo! | Sunday, June 9, 2019 12-2:00 pm

Kids, bring your bikes to ride and possibly swap in the "Bike Swap Corral" at Lake Forest Park Elementary. 

  
Indoor Activities for Body and Brain

In addition to the regular "Play & Learn" sessions, indoor playgrounds, and toddler gyms that can be found at the Shoreline Families calendar, these other local events will keep you cozy, active, and entertained indoors this weekend.

Creative Family Friday | Friday, June 7, 2019 6:30-8:30 pm

Children ages 4 and up can learn the basic skills to create jewelry and shrinky-dinks with their families at the Lake City Community Center. ($5/person, $15 max/family)

Baby  Me Storytime Featuring Alphaprints Sea Life - start Jun 09 2019 1100AM

Baby & Me Storytime Featuring Alphaprints: Sea Life | Sunday, June 9, 11:00 am

Storytime and activities for babies 0-24 months and caregivers at the Northgate Barnes & Noble.

Library Game Day - start Jun 09 2019 1200PM

Library Game Day | Sunday, June 9, 12-3:00 pm

Board games, card games, dice games, and more for all ages at the Shoreline Library. Play games on hand or bring your own!