Friday, April 2, 2010

weekend fun

First, be sure to check out all the EASTER EGG HUNTS and the SKAGIT VALLEY TULIP FESTIVAL events going on this weekend!
(FRI) Family Night at the "Y"
They usually always have a bouncy house set up and all kinds of fun gym equipment. Bring a canned food item if you are not a member and your suits too if you want to go swimming as a family in the pool!
Date: Friday April 2, 2010
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: West Seattle Family YMCA
Cost: FREE
(SAT) Eco Family Fun Fair
What: Workshops, games, and exhibits all about taking care of our world.
Why: It’s easy being green.
When: Sat., 1-6:30 p.m.
Where: Meany Hall for the Performing Arts, 15th Ave. NE, at 40th St. Info at 206-228-8988.
(SAT) Get Crafty Saturdays!
Start with an old shoe, then turn it into something artistic. Visit “Beth Levine: First Lady of Shoes” for inspiration. 1 to 3 p.m. April 3 and 10. $2 materials fee, or free with admission. $10, $7 students and seniors, free ages 5 and younger.
When: Saturday, April 3, 2010, 1 – 3pm
Where: Bellevue Arts Museum
510 Bellevue Way N.E.
Bellevue WA 98004
(SAT) Snoqualmie Train Depot Opens
The Northwest Railway Museum officially resumes full passenger service aboard its vintage railway today. Saturdays and Sundays through October, the museum offers 75‐minute round‐trip train rides to the top of Snoqualmie Falls. Board in Snoqualmie, 38625 S.E. King St., 12:01, 1:31 or 3:01 p.m., or in North Bend, 205 McClellan St., 12:26 or 1:56 p.m. $12, $10 seniors, $8 children, free younger than 2.April 3 and 4, each child riding the train will receive an Easter egg with prizes inside.
When: Saturday, April 3, 2010
Where: The Northwest Railway Museum
38625 S.E. King St.
Snoqualmie WA 98065
(SAT) Grand Opening: Adventure Kids Playcare
Check out the newly opened Adventure Kids Playcare (drop-in childcare center) today. The grand opening celebration includes an egg hunt, inflatable obstacle course, bounce house, crafts, face painting and more.
When: Saturday, April 3, 2010, 10am – 4pm
Where: Issaquah Commons
775 N.W. Gilman Blvd., Suite C-3
Issaquah WA 98027
All ages; FREE
(SAT) Crafts for Kids:
Lakeshore Learning offers FREE craft activities for kids. Ages 3 and older. 11am to 3 pm Saturdays.
When: Saturday, April 3, 2010, 11am – 3pm
Where: Lakeshore Learning
11027 N.E. 4th St.
Bellevue WA 98004
Age recommendation: Preschool, Elementary School
Cost: FREE
(SAT) Spokespeople Ride
Take a fun community bicycle ride with expert bicycle commuters. New riders welcome. Helmets required ($10 helmets available; call first). Children ages 9 and older with parents/guardians (ages 1 to 8 must be in trailer/child seat, or may ride on gravel path at Wallingford Playfield). 2 to 4 p.m. (arrive 1:45 p.m. if new to riding in groups).
When: Saturday, April 3, 2010, 2 – 4pm
Where Wallingford Playfield (south end)
4219 Wallingford Ave. N.
Seattle WA 98103
All ages; FREE
(SUN) Free Public Sail @ The Center for Wooden Boats
1010 Valley StreetHop into one of the Center for Wooden Boats' fleet of classic sailboats for a free half-hour sail around Lake Union, or take a ride in the 1906 Steam Launch Puffin. The Cast Off! program allows visitors the chance to sail in boats that are too large or too complex to be a part of the Center's regular livery program. Arrive early to sign up; all seats are given out on a first-come, first-served basis. All sails are weather permitting, so call after 12n to check if there's a question.
Ages: All Ages
Time: 2pm-3pm
Cost: FREE
(SUN) Blue Highway Games
Store staff teach new games each month or families can choose games to explore from the store library. This event is not held on days when there is a home Seahawks game.
2203 Queen Anne Avenue N
Seattle, WA
Ages: All Ages
Time: 3pm-5pm
Cost: FREE
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1 comment:

  1. Delighted to discover your blog. Thanks for including the Northwest Railway Museum in last week's list of weekend fun. I linked to this on the Museum's Facebook page...a week late for the Easter goodies, but I still thought our fans would enjoy learning about your blog!