What is our Lake Forest Park community like?
It's a vibrant, happening place with a lot going on and the ability to take advantage of all the neighboring community events, with Seattle Center a 25 minute drive. Here in our own backyard we have a variety of events, many built around Lake Forest Park Towne Center, a wonderful venue for all kinds of community activities.
Build Trail at Cole Nature Park
Volunteers are needed Saturdays 9-3 until the trail is completed
Construction starts Oct. 3, 2009
Bring water, lunch, &; work gloves
Cole Nature Park is at 16715 30th Ave NE
The Gallery at Towne Center
"The World Around II" Oct 15 - Nov 22This exhibit features the paintings of Helen Drummond and Jan Primous and photographs of John Armstrong. These are 3 artists whose work documents the world around them, in it's many manifestations. The Gallery opened in September.
HALLOWEEN AT THE COMMONS
Oct 31, 2009
LFP Towne Centre, 17171 Bothell Way NE
- 4 -5:30 pm Trick or Treat at Town Center
- 5:30 Costume Parade--Everyone welcome
- 5:30 - 7 pm Be in the Graveyard Bash Video!
- 7-9 music from Snake Suspenderz Family Dance Macabre
Playtime at LFP Town Center
Tuesday, Oct 27
Meet in front of the stage
Join other parents, grandparents, and caregivers with children ages birth to 5
for art, games, and conversation led by the Shoreline Family Support Center.
Listening Session with Representative Maralyn Chase
1-4pm, Sat Oct 24
Share your concerns about the economy, education, and whatever else you care about with Rep Maralyn Chase in an informal listening session
Teen Anime Review Group, Halloween edition!
3:30 - 5pm. Tues Oct 27
A KCLS event where costume are optional. Watch three episodes of anime with other fans.
Peace and Vitality; Living Intentionally In Your Home
by Piper Lauri Salogga, Natural Balance, Seattle
LFP Elementary, Tues 10/27, 7-8:30 p.m.
18500 37th Avenue N, Lake Forest Park
Helping Seniors Stay Independent - 7-8:30pm
Wed, Oct 28
Deciding when and where to move is a huge challenge for seniors, followed in intensity by choosing what to take. Learn about your housing options, including how to prepare for a move with planning and a positive approach to downsizing.
1-1:45pm Northwest Ballet Halloween Dance Recital
Get into the spirit of the season, there will be fun and spooky dances.
4 - 5:30 pm Trick-or-treat
Trick or treat at participating Towne Centre merchants. Look for balloons outside participating stores.
5:45 pm The Costume Parade
Strut your cool Halloween disguise at Third Place Commons. Parade starts at 5:45 outside the bookstore, or on the lower level.
6 - 7:30 pm Spooky games & contests for families!
Family fun based on author Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book.
7:30 - 9:30 pm Snake Suspenderz Family Dance Macabre
Dance to the music of Snake Suspenderz, perfectly fun and scary for the whole family.
And for book lovers, on Halloween all Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Horror and Newbery Award winning books will be 25% off at Third Place Books.
Don't forget to check the Third Place Books website for book readings and calendar.
Check out ";Light Up the Future's"; website for free home interior lectures
Look on Third Place Commons site for their event schedule.
The last Farmer's Market was Oct 2, but check out these recurring events:
Third Place Gamers
Every Sun 1:00 - 8:00 pm
Join us in the Commons to play a variety of board, card and party games.
First and third Sundays, 8:45 am - 9:45 am
Join in spirited conversation on a variety of subjects.
Every Mon, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Shoreline-LFP Senior Center welcomes players of all skill levels to a day of Mah Jongg.
Teen Writing Group
Third Tues, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Teen writers share your work, open to all. Sponsored by the Friends of LFP Library.
KCLS Writers Workshop with/ Frances Dayee
Thurs 10:00 am - 12 noon
Writers get positive feedback, open to all, sponsored by Friends of LFP Library.
Tues, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Practice your French with Madame Genevieve Bodner.
Edward Jones Investments
Third Wed 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Investment topic changes each session.
Thurs , 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Join advanced-to-beginning Spanish speakers for casual conversation.
Living With disAbilities
Fourth Thurs, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
For info, contact the Alliance of People with Disabilities at 206-545-7055.
Storytelling for Children
Fridays at 10:00 am
Magic: The Gathering Gamers
Fridays, 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Players of all levels welcome, regulars or drop-ins.
Downstairs lobby, LFPTowne Centre.
T‘ai Chi Saturdays
Sat 8:45 am - 9:45 am
All welcome at any level, come weekly or drop in
Seattle Pen Club
Third Sat, 11:00 am - 12 noon
Fountain pen fans welcome all who share their hobby.
Heroscape Game Day
Third Sat, 2:00 - 10:00 pm
Already play? Just learning? Come to Heroscape game day.
Friday & Saturday Night Music
presented by Third Place Books
Check the Calendar to see who's playing.
Don't forget Two Trading Tigers upscale resale for a great shopping spree!
and Snapdoodle Toys in neighboring Kenmore (3 minutes away) rated #1 Toystore in Western Washington!!
NOVEMBER ITEMS FOR YOUR CALENDAR:
11/3 Simple Tools to Create Harmony Within
(Christine Wallace, Earth Cathedral)
LFP Elementary, Tuesday 10/27, 7-8:30 p.m.
18500 37th Avenue N, Lake Forest Park
11/21 Noon - 4 pm BIG JUMBLE SALE IN THE CAFETERIA! Treasures!