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Weekend Outlook June 21-23 | Dig Into the Longest Day of the Year!

Jun 19, 2019 01:35PM ● By Rachel Belfield
If you're in the Shoreline School District, this is your first weekend of summer vacation. Woo hoo! Embrace your family's enthusiasm and get busy with our weekend outlook of things to do with kids in and around Shoreline, WA.

(We see you, Seattle, Edmonds, and Northshore School District fams--hang in there. You got this!)

Friday? Fri-yay!

The first day of summer vacation is also the longest day of the year, but never fear! We've got activities from 8 am to 9 pm to keep your family entertained nearly dawn to dusk.

Indoor Playground 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (crawlers through age 5 at Mountlake Terrace Recreation Pavilion)
Kaleidoscope Play & Learn 10:30 am - noon (children ages 0-5 at Shoreline Family Support Center)
Indoor Playtime 12:30 pm - 8:00 pm (children ages 1-5 at Ravenna-Eckstein Community Center)

Garden Tots at Kruckeberg Botanic Garden | Friday, June 21, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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

Camp Creativity at Michaels - start Jun 10 2019 1000AM

Camp Creativity at Michael's (Alderwood, Interbay, Kirkland, or Everett) | Friday, June 21, 10:00 am - noon

Give your kids ages 3 & up screen-free fun making "Safari Slime"! $3/child per 30 minute session. Follow the link above for the path to sign up in advance for all M, W, F sessions through the end of July.

Paint-Me-a-Story at Snapdoodle Toys - start Apr 19 2019 1000AM

Paint-Me-a-Story at Snapdoodle Toys | Friday, June 21, 10-10:30 am

Preschool-age children listen to a story and paint along in this free 30-minute class. Advance registration is not required but is appreciated. 

Whale Trail Sign Dedication and Orca Celebration - start Jun 21 2019 0100PM

Whale Trail Sign Dedication and Orca Celebration | Friday, June 21, 1-3:00 pm

Free, family-friendly event (including face painting) held at Richmond Beach Saltwater Park.  

Richmond Beach Solstice Walk | Friday, June 21, 7-9:30 pm

Enjoy watching the setting sun while doing a 3-mile evening stroll around the parks and streets of Richmond Beach.


Saturday is Full of Food, Fun, and Family Outings!

Northshore Fire Department Open House and Pancake Breakfast - start Jun 22 2019 0900AM

Northshore Fire Department Open House and Pancake Breakfast | Saturday, June 22, 9:00 am - noon

Free breakfast, live firefighter demonstrations, and opportunities to tour aid vehicles. Fun for all ages at Station 51 in Kenmore! 

Kids-Only Rainbow Fun Run - start Jun 22 2019 0930AM

Kids-Only Rainbow Fun Run | Saturday, June 22, 9:30-11:30 am

Children age 3 and older can run a lap to win an award and celebrate diversity at the Ballard Community Center. ($5/runner) 

Learn About Our Local Hummingbird Species - start Jun 22 2019 1100AM

Learn About Our Local Hummingbird Species | Saturday, June 22, 11:00 am - noon

Learn about hummingbird habits, habitats, and feeding sources from a local bird expert at Wild Birds Unlimited in Lake Forest Park.

Storytime and Activities Featuring Toy Story 4 Forky in Craft Buddy Day - start Jun 22 2019 1100AM

Storytime and Activities Featuring Toy Story 4: Forky in Craft Buddy Day | Saturday, June 22, 11: am - noon

Story time and activities at the Northgate Barnes & Noble, featuring stylized illustrations from a Pixar artist and a hilarious story by Drew Daywalt, author of The Day the Crayons Quit.  

Explore Summer Tween STEAM - Ozobots and Oculus Rift - start Jun 22 2019 0200PM

Explore Summer: Tween STEAM - Ozobots and Oculus Rift | Saturday, June 22, 2-3:00 pm

Upper elementary kids and tweens can try a VR headset and learn to code their own Ozobots at the Edmonds Library.  

Calvin Presbyterian Community Block Party - start Jun 22 2019 1200PM

Calvin Presbyterian Community Block Party | Saturday, June 22, 2019 12-3:00 pm

Families will find pony rides, face painting, and bouncy house, plus many demonstrations and free food at Calvin Presbyterian in the Richmond Beach neighborhood.

Edmonds Summer Market, 9 am - 3 pm, heart of downtown Edmonds
Shoreline Farmer's Market, 10 am - 3 pm, 157th & Aurora Ave., Shoreline


Sunday's Activities Bring Communities Together to Connect, Support, and Celebrate!

Unity Picnic - start Jun 23 2019 1100AM

Unity Picnic | Sunday, June 23, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Community gathering for all at Paramount School Park, sponsored by the Baha'is of Shoreline. Bring your picnic and your family/friends to share it with. 

Hygiene Drive to Support the North Helpline - start Jun 23 2019 1130AM

Hygiene Drive to Support the North Helpline | Sunday, June 23, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Donate hygiene items when shopping at the Lake City Fred Meyer.

Celebrate North Seattle - start Jun 23 2019 0200PM

Celebrate North Seattle | Sunday, June 23, 2-6:00 pm

Food trucks, carnival games, music, and more at the Oak Tree Village Shopping Center, with free admission. 


Find more events and activities on the complete Shoreline Families calendar.