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Thistle Theatre Announces 2018-19 Family Season

Thistle Theatre Announces 2018-19 Family Season

Thistle Theatre is the only performing arts organization in the Pacific Northwest that specializes in Bunraku puppets, an ancient Japanese style of puppetry. The puppeteers, dressed head-to-toe in black to suggest invisibility, operate all of the character’s limbs by hand from behind. Thistle Theatre serves […]

Ongoing Classes and Meetings at Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse

Ongoing Classes and Meetings at Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse

There’s a lot going on at the Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse, which hosts a variety of ongoing community groups, classes, and meetings. We’re also available to rent for special events. Here’s a quick snapshot of some of the regular happenings at 3003 NW 66th Street […]

Friday Nite Movies Filmed in Ballard/Seattle 11/16/18

Friday Nite Movies Filmed in Ballard/Seattle 11/16/18

Friday, November 16, 2018 The Slender Thread (1966, Not Rated, 1 h 38 min) Starring Sidney Poitier, Anne Bancroft, Telly Savalas A psychology student (Poitier) volunteers at Seattle’s Crisis Clinic and receives a phone call from a housewife (Bancroft), who has taken an overdose of […]

Walter’s Scoop Closing this Fall

Walter’s Scoop Closing this Fall

Beloved Sunset Hill mainstay Walter’s Scoop is closing its doors at the end of November. Walter’s posted the news on their Facebook page after receiving news of an extension from the original Notice to Terminate Tenancy during August: “To our Walter’s family, “We are overwhelmed […]

Christmas Concert at Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse 12/8/18

Christmas Concert at Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse 12/8/18

Before your holiday calendar gets too jam-packed, be sure to mark your calendars for one of Ballard’s most fun and inclusive events of the year. Our own Ballard Civic Orchestra will perform Las Posadas, a musical holiday fiesta. Plan to arrive early for this sure-to-be […]

Monthly Ballard District Council Meeting at Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse 9/12/18

Monthly Ballard District Council Meeting at Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse 9/12/18

All are welcome for the September meeting of the Ballard District Council. Wednesday, September 12, 2018 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse 3003 NW 66th Street, Seattle, WA 98117 The September meeting will include a presentation on LEAD (Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion program), […]

Ballard Link Extension Public Forum 9/17/18

Ballard Link Extension Public Forum 9/17/18

RSVP Here for Sound Transit’s Link Extension September neighborhood forums and open houses Interbay Link Extension Open House and Neighborhood Forum (Includes Smith Cove, Interbay, and Ballard stations) Monday, September 17, 2018 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Ballard Eagleson VFW 2812 N.W. Market St., Seattle, […]

Ballard Authors Read New Work 11/2/18

Ballard Authors Read New Work 11/2/18

Don’t miss your annual chance to Meet the Writer Next Door. Ballard-area writers will share new work. Ballard Writers Collective Friday evening, November 12, 2018 Sunset Hill Community Association Clubhouse     3003 N W 66th St.  Seattle, WA 98117 Stay tuned for more details. FREE.

Public Meeting on Ship Canal Construction Through Ballard 9/11/18

Public Meeting on Ship Canal Construction Through Ballard 9/11/18

Seattle Public Utilities is hosting a community drop-in event from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11, at the SPU Ballard Operations Building Lot, 5300 24th Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107, to inform residents about upcoming construction in Ballard. Starting in early fall 2018 and lasting […]

On-Demand Treatment for Substance Abuse: Panel Discussion 8/23/18 at Nyer Urness House

On-Demand Treatment for Substance Abuse: Panel Discussion 8/23/18 at Nyer Urness House

Hosted by the Ballard Community Taskforce for Hunger and Homelessness Thursday, August 23, 2018 10:30a.m. – 12 noon Nyer Urness House 1753 NW 56th St., East Meeting Room Seattle, WA 98108 Open to the public. Visit the Facebook Events Page here. MEETING AGENDA UPDATES — Paige […]