Come Together For The PNA World Cup by pengtt


									                                                                                               Summer 2010

    6532 Phinney Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98103              •     (206) 783-2244      •

Come Together For The PNA World Cup
                                                                  face enormous challenges on so many levels. This year, as
By Alex Eckardt
                                                                  billions of fans from around the world will look towards
    Every four years the world celebrates “the beautiful          South Africa, they’re not only filled with hope of winning
game” and puts aside all worries for a few weeks. This is         the ultimate trophy in soccer but they are also hopeful for
especially true for this year’s World Cup host South Africa       the people of Africa.
and the African continent as a whole, which continues to
                                                                  Please See CUP On Page 22

          Summer Class Schedule Enclosed - See Page 7
                  Ongoing Events and Special Services - Pages 11-12
                                                                                                                                                         Summer 2010

           6532 Phinney Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98103 • (206) 783-2244 • • A Phinney Neighborhood Association Publication

 Tour Explores Remodeled Homes, Urban Gardens                                                                                                  Inside This Issue
                                                                                                                                               World Watches
 Remodels, additions, and
                                                                                                                                               Join in the World Cup frenzy
 gardens featured June 13                                                                                                                      for family fun
     The PNA’s Home and Garden Tour
 takes place Sunday, June 13, 11 a.m. - 5
 p.m. Sponsored by Rest Assured Inspection                                                                                                     A Better Building
 Services, Lake and Company Real Estate,                                                                                                       Phinney Center will see
 Northwest Homecrafters, Swansons Nurs-
                                                                                                                                               improvements starting soon
 ery, ecohaus, Connor Remodeling, and Tam-                                                                                                                                        2
 arack Woodworks, the event features five
 remodeled homes and four urban gardens                                                                                                        Social Whirl
 in the Phinney/Greenwood neighborhood.
     This year’s homes feature basement                                                                                                        Phinney Ridge is ready made      Page
                                                                                                                                               for interaction with others
 remodels, kitchen remodels, second story                                                                                                                                        3
 additions, solar panels and a bocce ball
 court. The gardens include native and exotic
 plantings, ponds, waterfalls, unique patios                                                                                                   Apple a Day
 and hardscapes. This year’s homes and                                                                                                         Fruit tree owners share
 gardens will provide the needed ideas and                                                                                                                                        3
 inspiration to embark on your own projects.
     The tour is self-guided and you can view                                                                                                  It’s Market Season!
 the homes and gardens by walking, biking or                                                                                                                                     Page
                                                                                                                                               Phinney farmers market opens
 driving (parking may be difficult). Slip-on                                                                                                                                      4
 footwear is recommended as participants
 must remove their shoes before entering
 each house. Tickets cost $12 for PNA mem-
                                                Five homes and five gardens will be on view during this year’s PNA Home and Garden             Seniors Roundup
                                                Tour June 13. Tickets are available online at
 bers and $15 for the general public and are                                                                                                   Greenwood Senior Center a         Page
 available online (       the Home & Garden Tour brochure at the         2-12 cost $5. The ticket brochure includes      hub of activity this summer
                                                Phinney Neighborhood Center. Babes-in-         a map, addresses and a brief description of
 or at the Phinney Neighborhood Center.
     Online tickets must be exchanged for       arms are free, and tickets for children ages   each home or garden.
                                                                                                                                               Business Beat
                                                                                                                                               Art and retail mingle in          Page
                                                                                                                                               neighborhood business scene

                                                                                                                                               Learn to Grow
                                                                                                                                               Complete class, activity lists
                                                                                                                                                                                7 - 12

                                                                                                                                               Cruise Control
                                                                                                                                               Annual Greenwood Car Show Pages
                                                                                                                                               delights auto buffs       13-16

                                                                                                                                               Pirates on Horizon
 Sleuths Come From Far Afield For 5K Walk                                                                                                      Greenwood SeaFair Parade
                                                                                                                                               struts Greenwood Avenue
                                                old grandchildren.                                “It’s more fun than you can imagine,”
 By Maribeth Stephens
                                                   Gumshoe participants purchase entry         adds Bruce.
    Phinney Ridge residents know fun is         forms at select Phinney Ridge locations           Judy Brown concurs. “It’s a nice way to      Cold One
 afoot when the Gumshoe 5K Walk kicks           and follow a series of clues from point to     spend a day. It’s one of the more fun outings                                     Page
 off. Now, people from Bellingham to Ari-                                                                                                      Summer Beer Taste on tap
                                                point. The clue hunters also write answers     we’ve been on since we moved up here.”                                             21
 zona are catching Gumshoe fever.               to crafty questions on their entry form;          Proceeds from this year’s Gumshoe 5K
    Judy and Mike Brown moved from
 Tucson to the Puget Sound region in 2009.
                                                each question pertains to a point along the
                                                route. The walk is just over three miles,
                                                                                               Walk will be donated to the Greenwood
                                                                                               Senior Center, a program of the Phinney
                                                                                                                                               Natural Beauty
 They had been frequent visitors to the area                                                                                                   Art inspired by nature shown
                                                and participants end at the same location      Neighborhood Association. Entry forms                                             Page
 for years, and last summer they put down       they started. Their forms are then turned      are available August 13-22 at the Phinney       at Phinney Center Gallery
 permanent roots in Mukilteo to be closer
                                                in for a prize drawing at the end of the       Neighborhood Center (6532 Phinney Ave.
 to their children and grandchildren. Mike      10-day event.                                  N.), Ken’s Market (7231 Greenwood Ave.
 saw an article in a local paper about last        The Greeleys, who live in the Broadview     N.) and Phinney Market (5918 Phinney            Rollergirls, the Movie
 year’s Gumshoe clue fest and recruited         neighborhood, are another family making        Ave. N.). Entry Forms are $20 each ($15
 Judy, their daughter, son-in-law and one-      the Gumshoe 5K Walk an intergenerational       for two or more purchased together). Ad-
                                                                                                                                               Release by local filmmaker        Page
 year-old grandchild.                                                                                                                          follows Rat City Rollergirls       23
                                                event. Bruce and Karen Greeley, along          ditional details about the contest and other
    “When you walk, you see things like         with their children, have been doing the       activities during Gumshoe week, including
 an interesting wall or something in a front
 yard,” recounts Judy. “I would never have
                                                Gumshoe since its inception. “I love the
                                                idea that you scour all these strange little
                                                                                               MiniGumshoe contests sponsored by area
                                                                                               businesses, can be found beginning in July
                                                                                                                                               Give of Yourself
 seen those things if I had been driving. It    places in the neighborhood, things that you    at                        Community has many options
 really makes you pay attention and actively
                                                would never notice otherwise,” says Bruce.        The Gumshoe 5K Walk is under the aus-        for volunteering your time
 see the neighborhood.”                         “It’s fun. It’s a challenge.”                  pices of the Greenwood-Phinney Chamber
    Judy and Mike plan to expand their             Sixteen-year-old Ana Greeley agrees.        of Commerce. Underwriters include the
 contingent this year by inviting the Bell-     “It’s kind of exciting, a little scavenger     Woodland Park Zoo, Red Mill Burgers,            Voices for Haiti                  Page
 ingham branch of the family: their son,        hunt. It’s stimulating to go through the       MV Home Inspection, Wells Fargo Reverse
 daughter-in-law and three- and five-year-      neighborhood and look at things.”              Mortgage and Bleacher’s Sports Pub.
                                                                                                                                               Chorus sings up support            26

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                                                                                                 President's Report

                                                                  Center To See Major Improvements
                                                                                                                   or a place to stroll through on the way to
                                                                  By Ed Pottharst
                                                                                                                   someplace else.
                                                                     You will soon see the start of improve-           Universal design: Use design that is
                                                                  ments to the Phinney Neigh-                                       inclusive of everyone. An ex-
                                                                  borhood Center campus. This                                       ample is ramps. Since our site
                                                                  year the Phinney Neighbor-                                        is on a hillside, it is virtually
            67th and Phinney                                      hood Association hopes to                                         certain there will eventually
            Burgers                                               begin several demonstration                                       be ramps bridging the up-
         for Everyone!                                            projects such as smart light-
                                                                  ing and energy efficiency. In
                                                                                                                                    per and lower parts. Many
                                                                                                                                    ramps are designed with
        Beef - Veggie - Chicken                                   2011 we plan to start major                                       only wheelchair- or stroller-
               783-6362                                           improvements to the Blue                                          users in mind. This has a
                                                                  Building, including new en-                                       segregating effect. Walkers
                                                                  trances, an elevator and up-                                      use the steps instead. A ramp
                                                                  graded restrooms. Many more                                       designed in accordance with
                                                                  will follow, and I hope that             Ed Pottharst             the principle of universal
                                                                  they will transform our site        PNA Board President           inclusion, however, draws
                                                                  into a community village and                                      many people to use it, includ-
                                                                  gathering space.                                 ing walkers. It is a natural choice of path. I
                                                                     For me, there are three guiding principles    hope that the ramps we build on our campus
                                                                  for this transformation into a village:          become natural walkways and wheelways.
                                                                     Sustainability: Conserve resources such           I see the three principles of sustainability,
                                                                  as energy, water and materials. We have          place-making and universal design as guides
                                                                  embraced the Living Building Challenge.          to ensure that these improvements help grow
                                                                  This is a set of standards we will use to        our campus into a village that builds com-
                                                                  make our buildings more eco-friendly us-         munity. To watch this transformation will
                                                                  ing renewable resources and self-treating        be exciting, and I invite your participation
                                                                  water systems.                                   in this endeavor. Your expertise, volunteer
                                                                     Place-making: Build features that draw        time and donations to our capital campaign
                                                                  people. Eventually, we plan to add a hillside    are all greatly appreciated. I especially
                                                                  park and playscape with attractive green         would like to thank the Site Committee, led
                                                                  spaces between the two buildings, including      by Rhoda Lawrence and made up of board,
                                                                  small plazas with seating and gardens. These     staff, and community members, for their
                                                                  and other features we hope will clearly          continuing work on the planning of these
                                                                  stamp the PNA campus as a destination            improvements.

                                                                  Steps Begin To Make Center A
                                                                  Waste-, Toxics-Free Building
                                                                  By Bill Fenimore

                                                                      The PNA board made the decision to                   Join The PNA
                                                                  adopt the Living Building Challenge and we
                                                                  are now beginning the task of understanding
                                                                                                                           Board Of Directors
                                                                  it and making the changes to be compliant.
                                                                      Stated most simply, a Living Building is                The PNA Board of Directors
                   EXPERIENCE FRESH!                              one that elegantly mimics natural process. It
                                                                  creates the energy and water it requires from
                                                                                                                           is seeking new board members.
                                                                                                                           We’re looking for PNA members
                                                                  the site. It wastes nothing. Nothing leaves              with a passion for building com-
                                                                                                                           munity, a sense of humor, great
                        Superb Produce with                       the site in a polluted form. Wherever pos-
                                                                  sible the building does not use products or              team spirit and a desire to actively
                          Many Organic Choices                    technologies that are a source of industrial             and thoughtfully participate in our
                                                                  pollution. It favors local sourcing and repair           community. Ideally such individu-
                    Natural Meats & Poultry                       over replacement.                                        als would also be well connected
                                                                                                                           in the community, with strong
                                                                      We are currently picking a team to de-
                       Exceptional Seafood                        velop a new entry for the Blue Building                  relationship building skills and a
                                                                                                                           commitment to cultural engage-
                                                                  that will be designed and built under the
                   Ready-to-eat Deli Foods                        guidelines of the Challenge.                             ment. We are especially interested
                                                                                                                           in people with experience or a
                                                                      We have, however, already undertaken a
                    Natural & Organic Products                    couple of major projects under the principles            background in accounting, orga-
                                                                                                                           nizational development, human
                                                                  set forth. The restoration of the roof on the
                                                                                                                           resources, fundraising/solicitation
                       Specialty & Gourmet Foods                  Brick Building illustrates our approach.
                                                                                                                           and retail business ownership.
                                                                      The Brick Building has a slate roof that
                                                                                                                              Contact Lee Harper, Execu-
                      Excellent Wine Selection                    was installed in 1917. We were able to find
                                                                  a local contractor who was able to re-use                tive Director at (206) 783-2244
                                                                                                                           or if you
                          Cost Saving Bulk Foods                  the slate that was in good shape and only
                                                                  replace the ones that were damaged. The                  are interested in this opportunity.
                                                                  new slate, while not local, was available to
                                                                  be shipped by rail.
                                                                      We asked the contractor to rebuild the         that the roof we rebuilt should be a source
                                                                  metal parts of the roof that were in good          for clean water for another 90 plus years.
                                                                  shape and source the replacement parts lo-         When you have the chance to look down at
                                                                  cally. All of the metal was powder coated,         the beautiful rebuilt roof, what you are see-
                                                                  which produces a very stable coating with          ing is a completely natural stone roof that is
                                                                  little or no VOCs. None of the plumbing            poised to begin its second century of service.
                 1400 NW 56th St              8500 3rd Ave NW                                                           We intend to undertake a series of dem-
                  Open 24 Hours               Open 7am til 11pm   jacks which were lead were reused. The
                                                                  gutters were re-lined with EPDM rubber             onstration projects, large and small, that
                    "Nourishing the Quality of Life"              which is an appropriate alternative to vinyl.
                                                                      When we start to harvest the water from
                                                                                                                     both move the PNA along this path and
                                                                                                                     explore more of the cutting edge of what is
                                                                  the Brick Building we now have confidence          possible in this setting.

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 Phinney Ridge Ideal For Social Interactions                                                                                                           Fruit Tree Owners
 by Cecile Andrews
                                                 has no one.                                        that.) On first Thursdays there’s a meeting        Asked To Share

                                                     There are lots of reasons for this de-         for the Phinney Village (a group exploring
              ere you out for the annual Art     cline — in particular, longer work hours,          the concept of aging in place).                    Bounty With Others
              Walk in May? If you were,          growing inequality and declining social                I’ll often have an event at the Green-
              your life expectancy went up       trust. But at the same time there’s a grow-        wood Senior Center — in particular, the               GOT FRUIT? Or extra time to
 at least by 30 minutes! Why? Because the        ing effort to counteract our increasing iso-       SAGE program (Seniors Actively En-                 harvest fruit?
 biggest predictor for longevity is social       lation: the neighborhood movement. More            gaged). And of course on Fridays I buy                Phinney/Greenwood/Crown Hill
 interactions, and everyone that evening         and more, people are turning to their local        local food at the Farmers Market (Bill             Fruit Tree Harvest seeks fruit tree
 was interacting! The sun, the wine and the      communities — eating local, buying local           Mckibben says there are ten times as               owners and volunteers. If you are
 festive atmosphere had everyone smiling         and living local.                                  many conversations at a farmers market             a fruit tree owner with more fruit
 and talking!                                        Sometimes it seems like I can go               as at a super market.) On Saturdays I can          than you need, you can donate your
     I don’t think people realize the impor-     weeks without leaving Phinney! (Well,              go to the Citizen’s Climate Lobby (http://         extra bounty to those in need. Vol-
 tance of this kind of experience. But the       I do venture to Wallingford, Ballard and           unteers are needed to harvest fruit,
 research on the significance of social ties     Fremont once in a while). And my social            byseattle/) in the morning and then San-           deliver the fruit to neighborhood
 is mind boggling! Take a look at some           life is the envy of everyone! On Monday            toro’s Books and talk in the afternoon.            food banks, community and senior
 of the findings: If you don’t belong to a       nights we have our Simplicity Circle                   And thank goodness our library is open         centers, and to serve as a “depot” for
 group, and you joined one this year, your       (part of Sustainable Greenwood Phin-               on Sundays! And of course, almost any              local storage of ladders, supplies,
 chance of dying this year would be cut          ney, www.sustainablegreenwoodphinney.              time of the week there’s something at the          and fruit during the peak season of
 in half! Middle-aged women with large           org). Tuesday morning I get up early to            Phinney Neighborhood Center.                       July–September.
 social circles have 23 percent lower rate       go bannering at the overpass over Aurora,              These are just some of the group activi-          To assist, contact Jen Mullen,
 of coronary disease. More friends is cor-       sponsored by Phinney Neighbors for                 ties associated with the neighborhood. I’m         Harvest Coordinator, at phinney@
 related to living longer. Social isolation is   Peace and Justice (www.snowcoalition.              sure there are lots of stories like mine! or (206) 352-9580.
 as bad as smoking a pack of cigarettes a        org/group/PNPJ).                                   The best thing is that getting involved and        Join us in building community
 day. And on and on.                                 On the first Tuesday of every month, I         making a difference can be so much fun!            and strengthening our local food
     It turns out that increasing your           join the Phinney Ridge Community Coun-             These are all activities open to everyone          systems!
 social ties is one of the most important        cil to talk about issues in the neighbor-          and I’d be glad to tell you more about                For more information, visit
 things you can do! You’ll be happier,           hood (the group responsible for keeping            any of them if you want to get in touch at
 healthier and live longer. But our friend-      the garage out of the Zoo). Every Wednes-
 ship networks are shrinking: In the last 20     day I meet with the “Think Tank” for                   Cecile is one of the founders of Sus-

                                                                                                                                                   2010: The Year Of
 years, our average number of friends has        congenial conversation at Mae’s Cafe at            tainable Greenwood Phinney, an instruc-
 dropped from 4 to 3; a quarter of people        12:30. (It’s for people who work at home           tor for the PNA classes, and the author
                                                                                                    of Less is More, Slow is Beautiful, and
                                                                                                                                                   Urban Agriculture
 have only one intimate friend they can          during the day — we originally called it
 turn to in a crisis, while another quarter      the “Home Alone” group, but no one liked           Circle of Simplicity.

                                                                                                                                                   By Pat Gibbon
      Ridge Wear                                                                                                                                      All over the neighborhood, gardeners are
                                                                                                                                                   planting peas, carrots, spinach and a variety
                                                                                                                                                   of other vegetables and flowers. Whether
                                                                                                                                                   you’re a master gardener or a beginning
                                                                                                                                                   gardener or just thinking about becoming a
                                                                                                                                                   gardener, this is your year.
                                                                                                                                                      The City of Seattle has just begun “2010:
                                                                                                                                                   The Year of Urban Agriculture” campaign.
                                                                                                                                                   The campaign encourages more urban ag-
                                                                                                                                                   riculture efforts and increases community
                                                                                                                                                   access to locally grown food. The City is
                                                                                                                                                   working to increase the number of urban
                                                                                                                                                   gardens by developing more P-Patches and
                                                                                                                                                   changing its land use rules about locating
                                                                                                                                                   gardens in parking strips.
                                                                                                                                                      The City is also hosting an interactive
                                                                                                                                                   website (
                                                                                                                                                   that lists local events, gardening resources
                                                                                                                                                   and links to organizations working on im-
                                                                                                                                                   proving the local food system.
                                                                                                                                                      As your garden grows and your harvests
      Show your neighborhood pride. Phinney Ridge t-shirts and hats are now available in a variety of colors and sizes at the Phinney              become more bountiful, don’t forget that
      Neighborhood Center and at the Phinney Farmers Market. Adult sizes are $20.Children sizes are $15. Hats are $15.                             you can be part of this campaign by donating
                                                                                                                                                   your excess produce to your local food bank.

                                                                                      GrEEnwOOd HardwarE
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                                                                                                                                                       Summer 2010 – Vol. 23, No. 3

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                                                    Americorps Supports Dynamic Change Agents
                                                                                                     is a fluent Spanish speaker. Coming out of     Pacific Islander cultural awareness by invit-
                                                    By John L Smith
                                                                                                     college with a degree in Spanish and Sus-      ing guests from the Chinese Information
                                                        Who are the two amazing women from           tainable Development with a concentration      and Referral Service and the Ohana Church.
                                                    Americorps who are the quiet force behind        in Latin America, Marianne was interested      June will focus on Russian culture.
                                                    PNA’s cultural engagement outreach and its       in the Peace Corps at first. Luckily for us,       Marianne also runs a weekly Spanish-
                                                    SAGE (Seniors Active Giving and Engaged)         she saw the posting for the PNA’s Ameri-       English language and cultural exchange
                                                    programs? One comes from a 50-acre farm          corps position as an Outreach Coordinator      at GSC (Wed. 10 a.m.-noon) where native
                                                    in North Carolina. The other comes from a        – a position created by former Executive       speakers of each language get instruction
                                                    college town in Michigan. Both are passion-      Director Ed Medeiros to help fulfill a         in the other language for an hour and then
                                                    ate about social change and justice.             long-standing desire by the Association to     spend an hour taking turns practicing their
                                                        Marianne Rupp, the native North Caro-        deepen its connection with our Hispanic        new language with a native speaking part-
                                                    linian, was inspired by her mother, a partici-   neighbors. Marianne applied last summer        ner. ESL students come from all over the
                                                    pant in Teach for America. During college        and was interviewed and hired by phone         world and Marianne says that the connec-
                                                    Marianne studied in Spain and Mexico and         (even though Ed initially forgot to call at    tions folks make and the increased cultural
                                                                                                     the appointed hour)!                           awareness that ensues are just astounding.
                                                               Specializing In Residential               Marianne follows in the footsteps of           Emily Brosius, the SAGE coordinator

    PHINNEY RIDGE                                            PAINTING
                                                                                                     former PNA Americorps staffer Steve Gisel      at the Greenwood Senior Center, graduated
                                                              Exterior and Interior Painting         as the Outreach Coordinator. In this role      with a degree in sociology from Carleton
                                                                                                     Marianne is responsible for establishing       College in Minnesota and did her thesis on
     Specializing In Residential                                                                     connections between established Hispanic/      Alzheimers’, aging and memory loss. Emily

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                                                                                                     Latino community organizations and the
                                                                                                     PNA, and between Hispanic/Latino seniors
                                                                                                     and the Greenwood Senior Center (GSC), a
                                                                                                     program of the PNA. She does this through
                                                                                                     volunteering at other organizations, and
                                                                                                                                                    is particularly interested in understanding
                                                                                                                                                    and reversing some of the social stigmas
                                                                                                                                                    associated with aging and has looked closely
                                                                                                                                                    at models of involving seniors in the com-
                                                                                                                                                    munity using a person-centered care model
                                                                                                     by working with area Spanish-speaking          – one that looks at the unique gifts each
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                                                                     Discount                        volunteers to help people connect with one     elder brings to our community regardless
                                                                                                     another.                                       of outward appearances.
                                                                                                         The Outreach Coordinator also runs a           Recently, Emily has worked with senior
                                                                                                     monthly cultural awareness program at the      volunteers to look at global or national
                                                                                                     GSC. The program meets the first Friday        social issues that have a local focus. The
                                                                                                     of the month and includes lunch with a         group is interested in local food security
                                                                                                     taste of the culture. Black History Month      and disparities in health outcomes related
                                                                                                     was in February and Marianne arranged          to access to fresh food and water.
                                                                                                     for two professors from UW to talk about           You can also see Emily and Marianne as
                                                                                                     African American history and racism.           dedicated GSC volunteers, working hard at
                                                                                                     March focused on Arab-American women,          many of the GSC’s events, including Friday
                                                                                                     and she invited an Arab woman leader and       dinners and the monthly community party
                                                                                                     representatives from the Refugee Women’s       known as Karaoke-Bingo! A huge com-
                                REMODELING                                                           Alliance. April focused on Hispanic and        munity thank you to the tireless dedication
   GENERAL                                                             SUSTAINABLE                   Latino heritage, and she invited experts to    these passionate and amazing women have
   CONTRACTING                  ADDITIONS                              BUILDING                      speak about immigration issues. In May         brought to the PNA, and, more importantly,
   SERVICES                     CUSTOM PROJECTS                        CONSULTING                    she organized talks centering on Asian and     to our community!

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                   If You’re Not At Your LAst Job,
      If You’re Not At Your LAst Job,
           shouLd Your 401(k) be?
      shouLd Your 401(k) be?
                    Leaving a 401(k) with a previous employer could mean leaving it
                    alone with no one to watch over it.
                                                                                                     Phinney Farmers Market Opens!
                                                                                                                                                    local” incentive program. Market Bucks
                 At Edward Jones, we can explain options for mean leaving it
      Leaving a 401(k) with a previous employer couldyour 401(k) and help                            By Kira Doley & Judith Wood
                                                                                                                                                    are basically FREE MONEY that will be
                 no select watch that’s best for you. If you’d like to roll it over
      alone with you one tothe one over it.                                                                                                         distributed by numerous businesses and
                 to an Edward Jones Individual Retirement Account (IRA), we can                         The Phinney Farmers Market will be
                                                                                                     open every Friday through October 1 from       organizations in the Phinney Ridge and
                 Jones, we it without paying taxes or penalties. So you help
      At Edward help you docan explain options for your 401(k) and can feel
                                                                                                     3 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the lower parking lot of   Greenwood neighborhoods. They pass
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                                                                                                     the Phinney Neighborhood Center (off N.
      to an Edward Jones Individual Retirement Account (IRA), we can                                 67th Street between Phinney and Dayton         at their neighborhood Farmers Market to
                 To it without it makes sense or penalties. So you about your
      help you do find out why paying taxes to talk with Edward Jones can feel                       Avenues).                                      buy high-quality, locally-produced foods.
                 401(k) options, call or visit your local financial 401(k).
      confident someone is looking out for you and your advisor today.                                  Along with a wonderful array of farm-       For information on where to find Market
                                                                                                     ers and producers, ready-to-eat vendors,       Bucks or to find out how your business
                                Debbi A Vanselow, CFP®, AAMS®, CRPC®                                                                                can participate in the program, contact the
                                                                                                     and weekly musical entertainment, The
      To find out why it makes sense to talk with Edward Jones about your
                            Financial Advisor
                                                                                                                                                    NFMA at (206) 632-5234 or kira@seattle-
                                .                                                                    Neighborhood Farmers Market Alliance
                            9776 Holman local Suite 106
      401(k) options, call or visit yourRoad NWfinancial advisor today.                              (NFMA) has planned several special events
                                Seattle, WA 98117
                                206-706-4550                                                         during the season.                                 Clip the coupon above and exchange
                     Debbi A Vanselow, CFP®, AAMS®, CRPC®                                               Cooking demos will feature local chefs      it for $4 worth of real Market Bucks at
                     Financial Advisor                                                               on July 23 (Joshua Theilen of Stumbling        the NFMA booth at the market during the
                                                                                                     Goat) and Aug. 27 (Seth Craswell of Em-        month of June.
                     9776 Holman Road NW Suite 106
                     Seattle, WA 98117                                                               mer & Rye) and Amy Pennington will                 Market vendors accept WIC and SNAP
                                                       Member SIPC      give a canning demo on Sept. 10. On July       and a solar-powered ATM is on site in case
                                                                                                     30, children can decorate a zucchini, add      you need more cash.
                                                                                                     wheels, and race it down a ramp in the             Visit for more
                                                                                                     ever-popular Zucchini 500.                     info and a link to NFMA’s weekly “Ripe &
                                                                                                        The NFMA has also launched a “buy           Ready Report.”
                                                   Member SIPC
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 Volunteer Director Departs;                                                                           Kripalu & Hatha Yoga, Core
                                                                                                          Strength, Yoga for MS

 Wellness Focus Of Schedule                                                                          New students receive a FREE class!

 By Cecily Kaplan

     After four years of working for the PNA
 as the Director of Volunteers and Programs
                                                  Our     Seniors                                                                                                      Yoga for Moms ~ Prenatal Yoga
 at the Greenwood Senior Center, Molly
 Kimmel will be leaving her position. Molly                                                                                                                               YogaKids ~ Family Yoga
 has been finishing her Master’s Degree in       two nutrition classes: Changing Your Diet                                                                                   Parent & Baby Yoga
 Occupational Therapy at the University of       for Healthier Living and Reading Labels for
 Washington and will be moving to Bend,                                                                                                                                 Join a great community of women!
                                                 Healthy Eating.
                                                                                                                                                                                Phinney Yoga House
 Oregon, to do her full-time internship. We          Enhance Fitness, an evidence-based                 IN THE PHINNEY CENTER!                                                   6615 Dayton Ave N
 wish her well and thank her for her commit-     fitness class for older adults that features        6615 Dayton Ave N ~ 206.547.2172                        
 ment to the PNA. Aura Lee Honkanen, who         strength training, cardiovascular and flex-  
 had taken over the Volunteer coordination       ibility and balance, will begin in June on
 piece while Molly was in school, will be ex-
 panding her hours and will take over as the
                                                 Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Check
                                                 this out along with the popular line dancing
                                                                                                               
                                                                                                     
 GSC Director of Volunteers and Programs.        class, Tennis Shoe Tap, low impact exercise,
     A Health and Wellness focus will be         yoga and Tai Chi, all offered at the GSC.
                                                                                                                
 highlighted on the GSC schedule this sum-           Lifelong learning classes continue             
 mer. The Farmer’s Market walks begin from       throughout the summer and don’t forget Ka-         
 the GSC to the Phinney Farmers Market on        raoke Bingo on the last Friday of the month.       
 Fridays. Monday lunches at the GSC will         There will be a couple of special themes this
 have a farmers market focus. We’ll also have    summer including Beach Blanket Bingo!                               

                                                 Memory Testing
     Car Show Pancake
     Breakfast Win-Win                           Clinic Scheduled                                                                             C O U P O N
     Collaboration                                  On June 24, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.,
                                                 the Greenwood Senior Center is holding a                          Enjoy the Flexibility and Freedom
        A win-win collaboration is               memory testing clinic. This is your oppor-                                    of anytime dining at merrill gardens        SM

     taking place the morning of the             tunity to take a test that can detect the very
     Greenwood Car Show on Satur-                early signs of Alzheimer’s disease. Emory                                          At Merrill Gardens, our Anytime Dining program
     day, June 26, from 7 – 10 a.m. The          Hill, Ph.D, of Screen, Inc., creator of the pro-                                   makes it easy to get the fresh, nutritious meals you
     Greenwood Senior Center Men’s               gram, will be present to administer the tests
     Club will be sponsoring a pancake                                                                                              want – when you want them – from early morning
                                                 and answer any questions you may have.
     breakfast with all the fixings for             The test is very simple, consisting of                                          to early evening. Experience the convenience of
     car show participants and visi-             touching a screen in response to spoken di-                                        Anytime Dining for yourself. Just bring this ad to a
     tors, conveniently located at the           rections. It’s done in private and only takes                                      Merrill Gardens near you, take a tour and enjoy a
     Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N.             about 30 minutes. In addition to a special                                         free meal for two. Call for details.
     85th St. Proceeds will help support         mention for ease of use, the Screen, Inc.,
     social services at the GSC.                 computer-aided neuropsychological screen
        The Greenwood Car Show                   for mild cognitive impairment (CANS-MCI)                  Northgate                      Queen Anne
     generously made a donation to the           was given the top overall score by an inde-            (206) 362-7250                  (206) 284-0055
     GSC and the Greenwood Food                  pendent panel of researchers who evaluated             11501 15th Avenue NE            805 4th Avenue North
                                                 similar tests. Newsweek magazine, in its                                                                                   A one of a kind retirement community
     Bank in 2009 with proceeds from                                                                      Seattle, WA 98125               Seattle, WA 98109
     this successful event.                      April 13, 2010 issue, also listed the Screen,              License #BH 1013                 License #BH 1915              
                                                 Inc., CANS-MCI test as “one of the best in
        The GSC continues to support                                                                           Coupon limited to seniors, their families and friends. Free meal with tour only. Limited time offer.
                                                 the nation.”
     the Car Show with this breakfast                                                                                    Retirement & Assisted Living
                                                    If you’ve been concerned that you or a
     and by putting together hundreds
                                                 loved one has been having signs of memory
     of gift bags and selling items the
                                                 impairment, this is your chance to establish
     day of the Car Show.
                                                 a baseline evaluation that not only reflects
         The Greenwood Senior Center
     is a resource on aging in the com-
                                                 the present state of your memory, but it can
                                                 also be used to measure any changes in the
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                                                 check-ups. The fee for testing is $49. If you         We’ve done a bunch
                                                 would like to make an appointment, call Liz
                                                 Farr at (206) 297-0875.                                •	Add a bathroom                                                    •	Local References
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  todos los lunes a partir del 7 de junio del           6510 1/2 Phinney Ave. N.                                                                  Eileen Mumm
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  rectamente a Marianne al (206) 297-0875.

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 Fresh New Energy Being Added to Neighborhood Business Mix
                                                                                                                                                    Then workshops are coordinated with these.
 By Jeanne Barwick
                                                                                                                                                    It’s a gallery space, a workshop studio and
     Most of Seattle’s neighborhood busi-                                                                                                           a retail shop. This summer Assemble will
 ness districts have found identities from the                                                                                                      host a number of workshops for kids. Find
 types of shops that have gravitated there.                                                                                                         a full listing of upcoming workshops online
 It was not so long ago that folks came to                                                                                                          at Online registration
 Greenwood and Phinney to find antiques.                                                                                                            makes signing up a breeze!
 They’d browse the aisles for small wares at                                                                                                            Sandwiched between the Shoebox and
 Kay Hurd’s shop in Greenwood or discover                                                                                                           Assemble is Two Birds Tattoo. Go visit be-
 intricate old world antiques at Pelayo’s or                                                                                                        cause you’ve got to meet these tattooers. The
 visit Cobblestone to choose beautifully                                                                                                            place is cool! The “Birds” are tattoo artists
 refurbished chests of drawers, shelves and                                                                                                         Ruby Santiago and Suzy Todd. Both came
 tables to make the house homey or find                                                                                                             to Phinney Ridge via Madame Lazonga’s
 that beautiful round oak table that they’ve                                                                                                        Pike Place Market Tattoo Parlor. Their shop
 always wanted at Johnson & Johnson An-                                                                                                             on the Ridge (7408 Greenwood Ave. N.) is
 tiques.                                                                                                                                            fresh and inviting. They are quickly estab-
     That was Greenwood--a destination for                                                                                                          lishing themselves as community-oriented,
 a fun day of knocking around the shops                                                                                                             family-friendly and art-centered.
 looking for the perfect piece to complement                                                                                                            They both focus on classic art work and
 your home and to show off your good taste.                                                                                                         are happy to do custom work. The shop
     Thankfully, many of those shops have                                                                                                           opened just in time to participate in the An-
 continued to thrive in the neighborhood.                                                                                                           nual Art Walk. They even created a special
 And, thankfully, there’s also fresh new en-                                                                                                        poster, “Big Top Beauties” featuring all the
 ergy cropping up in storefronts up and down                                                                                                        festivities at the shop’s grand opening party
 the strip: the art gallery-studio space-retail                                                                                                     during the Art Walk. Check it out on their
 shop concept. Youthful and enthusiastic,                                                                                                           web site. They even have a curator who will
 these new entrepreneurs are snatching up                                                                                                           keep art on the walls. They regard the neigh-
 relatively small storefronts and packing                                                                                                           borhood as an “emerging artist community.”
 them with an array of original, handmade art                                                                                                           Ruby Santiago has been tattooing for
 and creative goods for home, body and soul.                                                                                                        seven years. She loves creating tattoos with
     Art On The Ridge is a unique gallery                                                                                                           “realism, dreamy imagery and textures.”
                                                   Sadaf Hussain, owner of The Chocolate Shoebox, a vegan chocolate and shoe store                  Suzy Todd has been tattooing for three
 located next to Phinney Ridge Cabinets at
 8005 Greenwood Ave. N. They chose the                                                                                                              years. She specializes in “Pinups,” but
 Friday of the Annual Art Walk as their open-                                                                                                       loves to do unique pieces that allow her to
 ing night and had a wonderful party.                 Speaking of tasty, The Chocolate Shoe-        sible” side but the women’s shoe designs are    use bright colors with “realism, depth and
     Owner Nicole Stremlow-Monahan is a            box is filled with delicious chocolate confec-   wild and imaginative and suitable for your      dimension.”
 longtime player in the Phinney art scene.         tions and lots of, well, shoes! The passion      most sophisticated occasion. The chocolate          Sasquatch Studios has emerged from
 An architect since 1997, she started to focus     here is all things vegan. Owner (and long        case features a glitzy red high heel shoe       the spoils of an abandoned retail space at
 on art as the economy slowed. She found           time vegan) Sadaf Hussain already has an         made mostly from, you guessed it, vegan         6108 Phinney. The place is dazzling: 600
 space for her one-night group shows at the        active career as a physician with a family       chocolate! Not to be eaten or worn, it’s a      square feet of clothing (“New Dresses–30
 Phinney Neighborhood Center and later at          practice, but since childhood Sadaf has had      clever nod to the clever combination of of-     new styles, vintage and contemporary, arriv-
 SPACE. The concept for Art On The Ridge           a dream: opening a chocolate shop. Now           ferings available at the Chocolate Shoebox.     ing over the next week”), home décor (floral
 has been a reality for Nicole since 2007.         she has it all! A newly-wed who celebrated            “My favorite thing about Seattle is the    sprigs studded with tiny lights, handmade
 She handles the work of Northwest artists         with a vegan wedding (and a vegan groom),        landscape!” That’s Chicago transplant Em-       picture frames, beautiful glass wind chimes
 only--many emerging, others established.          Sadaf is committed to a vegan lifestyle. Not     ily Grosse, co-owner of Assemble Gallery        and on and on and on), art and photography,
     “Our goal is to help artists reach out to     only is her shop (7410 Greenwood Ave. N.),       and Studio, getting her Seattle glow on.        jewelry, bags, baskets, candles, caps and
 the community and for the community to            stocked with beautiful vegan chocolates and      “This neighborhood has such a good vibe….       cards and so much more! All of it created
 continually experience art and its benefits       a large variety of vegan shoe styles, The        The artwalks are fantastic!” Emily’s busi-      with or inspired by reclaimed, “natural,
 to humanity.”                                     Shoebox also sells vegan belts and wallets       ness partner, Andie Wurster, hails from Bos-    sustainable or vintage elements,” according
     A busy mother of three children, Nicole       and even vegan nail polish!                      ton where she studied art and design. They      to shopkeeper Sacha Maxwell.
 offers art classes for adults and kids, art          What is a vegan shoe made of? “Oh,            met in Seattle while working at a paper shop.       A young and enthusiastic artist, Sacha
 and design services, a fine art gallery and       lots of different materials--hemp, bamboo,       Their common interest in design, crafts, art    moved to Seattle from the other coast look-
 a mix of artsy collectibles, as well as yoga      cork, cotton…polyurethane.” The latter           and workshops led them to the bright little     ing to use her degree in environmental stud-
 at her shop! She has plans to use her space       ingredient is recycled or rescued from an        shop at 7406 Greenwood Ave. N.                  ies to put together a serious and rewarding
 for book readings and wine tastings and           abandoned scrap pile headed for the local            “Our mission is to showcase craft as        career. Instead, the entrepreneurial spirit
 birthday parties and, well…as a community         landfill. They have wallets made from left-      modern art while teaching both traditional      lured her into the little shop that became
 gathering space.                                  over VW upholstery!                              and avant-garde crafting techniques in a        Sasquatch--still serious and rewarding and
     “Candy for the eyes…food for the soul.”           You might imagine a vegan shoe as            workshop environment.”                          much more FUN!
 This artist’s vision has become a reality.        homely and…sensible, but you’d be dead               The art changes monthly and is coor-            There’s always something new to explore
     Tasty, home of “delectable collectibles”      wrong! The men’s shoes are on the “sen-          dinated with a craft in the same medium.        there. Sacha receives her pieces from 16 art-
 is a wonderland of art and hand-made items                                                                                                         ists and craftspeople in Martha’s Vineyard
 from 40 local artists. Original paintings,                                                                                                         (Mom included!) and around the Sound.
 mosaics, ceramic and metal sculptures,                                                                                                             Prices are very affordable, but beware,
 jewelry, handbags and accessories populate                                                                                                         choosing just one item from the mix will
 the lively space located at 7513 Greenwood                                                                                                         not be easy. Sacha is currently working on
 Ave. N. The funky aesthetic makes Tasty                                                                                                            getting an online store and she might even
 warm, inviting, accessible and fun.                                                                                                                get the backroom in shape for artist recep-
     Shopkeeper Sheri Hauser exudes the                                                                                                             tions to complement her active participation
 same kind of funky charm that is reflected                                                                                                         in ART UP, every month on second Fridays.
 inside. Her enthusiasm is as sincere as her                                                                                                            And finally, a big thumbs-up to the
 smile. “This is our first retail venture.”                                                                                                         friendly folks at Ken’s Market. With a fresh
 Husband Sean Wilkinson is an active part-                                                                                                          facelift and double the space, our neighbor-
 ner in the business. The current window                                                                                                            hood market has kept its corner-store feel.
 display “Curioddities” is the work of Sean,                                                                                                        The extra space has been largely devoted
 a designer-artist who creates the fantastic                                                                                                        to an expanded deli, a larger meat selection
 bobble-head characters that populate an                                                                                                            and lots and lots of produce. Original owner,
 entire room at the shop.                                                                                                                           Ken himself (age 80 and proud of it), is the
     “I dig people. I’m thrilled to greet people                                                                                                    produce buyer. Everyday he travels to the
 in a space where I’m the host.” And the                                                                                                            warehouse in his pickup truck to hand pick
 prices are within reach for creative gift giv-                                                                                                     the best of the fresh. Years ago he let his
 ing and for those little treats that keep us on                                                                                                    kids buy into the business to take care of all
 track. A reviewer on Yelp wrote, “This art                                                                                                         the rest of it. The produce, that’s his game.
 gallery has a lot of tasty art that my wallet                                                                                                      Congrats Ken on a great expansion of your
                                                   Two Birds Tattoo in action
 is in love with.”                                                                                                                                  playground.

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                                                                                                                                                                     Summer 2010

             Phinney Neighborhood Association Class Registration & Information
    Class fees vary and are listed in each section or class description. Pre-registration is required for all PNA-sponsored classes unless noted otherwise.

    PNA Class Cancellations & Refunds: We refund tuition in full if we cancel a class, or if you cancel your registration at least seven days before class.

    Greenwood Senior Center (GSC) is a program of the Phinney Neighborhood Association. GSC classes are held at 525 N. 85th St. Seattle, WA 98103.

    Other Classes at the Center: In addition to PNA-sponsored classes, a variety of community organizations and individual instructors rent space at the Phinney Neighborhood Center
    and the Greenwood Senior Center offering a large variety of classes. Registration for community classes is done through the sponsoring organization or individual instructor. Registra-
    tion information is listed in each ad.

    PNA Public Access Computers: The PNA has Public Access Computers available for use weekdays from 9 am-9:30 pm and Saturdays from 9 am-2 pm.

          Be Prepared                                   EARTHQUAKE HOME RETROFIT
                                                                      Tony Holder                                Computer                                  INTERNET SEARCH ENGINES
                                                                                                                                                                    Erika Anderson
                                                      Wed 7-9 pm                              9/1                                                      Wed 6-8 pm                              8/4
    AARP DRIVING SAFETY CLASS                         To register call 206-783-2244                       APPLE LAPTOP MENTORING                       To register call 206-783-2244
            Corrine Olson, AARP                       Come learn about the City of Seattle Project                   Quin Jackins            
                (Ages 55 & up)                        Impact and how to evaluate your home for        Call for dates & times                           We will review how Internet search engines
 4th Thur & Fri 9:30 am-2:30 pm                       needed structural improvements. Learn how       To register call 206-297-0875                    work using some of the most popular search
 Ongoing                                              to use correct tools, materials and methods     Got a Mac laptop and want some help figuring     engines available, including Google, Bing
 To register call 206-297-0875                        to accomplish an earthquake retrofit. A         out how to use it? Get help with your specific   and Yahoo!. Learn tips and tricks on how                        complete set of permit forms, drawings and      questions or learn about some of the features    to phrase your searches to get the informa-
 Come and join this refresher course in defen-        instructions.                                   and applications on your Mac. Schedule an        tion you want…and fast! Students should
 sive driving. Different issues will be covered       Com Hall                $20 PNA member          hour-long appointment for one-on-one help.       be comfortable using a computer and have
 each time. If you are an AARP member, bring          Brick Bldg                       $25 Public     Participants must bring a Mac laptop and         good mouse skills.
 your card or membership number with you                                                              appropriate power cord.                          GSC                    $10 PNA member
 on the first day.                                               INFANT/CHILD CPR                     GSC                       $5 PNA member                                          $15 Public
 GSC                     $12 AARP member               Ken Norris, Retired Seattle Firefighter                                       $7.50 Public
                                  $14 Public          Fri 7-8:30 pm             6/11, 7/16 or 9/10                                                           ONE-ON-ONE COMPUTER
                                                      To register call 206-783-2244                           COMPUTACIóN BáSICA                            MENTORING FOR SENIORS
        BABYSITTER’S TRAINING                         Would you be able to help a choking infant      Lunes 7-8 pm                 Permanente          Various weekly hours               Ongoing
            American Red Cross                        or child? Be prepared by enrolling in this      Contactar Marianne al 206-297-0875               To register call 206-297-0875
 Fri 10 am-5 pm                               6/25    1.5-hour class which focuses on injury                    Calling all seniors. Are you having problems
 or Fri 9 am-4 pm                              7/9    prevention and safety. Ken Norris is a 26-      ¡Aprenda conceptos básicos de computa-           on your personal computer and not sure how
 or Mon 9 am-4 pm                              9/6    year veteran of the Seattle Fire Department     ción! El Greenwood Senior Center le ofrece       to find the answers? Sign up for an hour-
 To register call 726-3534 or                         and has taught CPR for 15 years. Register       clases que están diseñadas para ayudarle a       long session and receive personalized help!                              early - class space is limited!                 usar la computadora de manera más eficiente:     Volunteer computer mentors will work with
 11 to 15-year-olds learn to handle emer-             Room 6                   $10 PNA member         Uso genérico de la computadora, como crear       you to improve your skills. Bring your own
 gencies, prevent accidents and understand            Blue Bldg                        $15 Public     y usar el correo electrónico, como usar y        laptop, or use one of our Windows XP lab
 children’s needs at different ages. Learn skills                                                     navegar el Internet.                             computers. By appointment only.
 every parent wants in a babysitter including         SNAP: SEATTLE NEIGHBORHOODS                     GSC                              GRATIS          GSC                Suggested donation: $3
 safety, basic child care, safe play, first aid and             ACTIVELY PREPARE
 critical emergency action skills. Graduates                        JoAnn Jordan,                              EXCEL WITH EXCEL                             PHOTOSHOP ESSENTIALS
 receive certificate and handbook, and can                Seattle Emergency Management                              Kerry Fowler                                      Julie Nathon
 be added to the PNA Babysitting Referral             Tues 7-8 pm                             6/29    Tues 6-7:30 pm        7/6-7/13; 8/17-8/24        Tues 6:30-8 pm                     8/3-8/10
 List. Sign up early – class space is limited!        To register call 206-783-2244                   To register call 206-783-2244                    To register call 206-783-2244
 Rm 1, PNA (6/25)                  $50 student        SNAP is an interactive, fun and informative                  
 GSC (7/9, 9/6)                                       program starting with a focus on personal       Spreadsheets? Pie charts? Formulas? Tables       A professional graphic designer will teach
                                                      and family preparedness, and then guides        and graphs? Don’t worry! We’ll ease you          beginners to improve the look and quality
            CPR/FIRST AID/HIV                         participants through a simple planning pro-     into using this popular and handy spread-        of photos using Photoshop Elements 6. This
              CERTIFICATION                           cess, designed to help neighbors collectively   sheet application. We’ll also learn how          two-session class will cover easy to imple-
  Ken Norris, Retired Seattle Firefighter             prepare, support each other and take care of    to calculate math functions to make your         ment techniques great for family photos and
 Sat 9 am-1 pm               6/12, 7/17 or 9/11       problems in their neighborhood following        spreadsheets more than “laundry lists” of        to improve graphic presentations at work.
 To register call 206-783-2244                        a disaster. This is powerful information,       numbers and names. A two-day class for           Participants should bring a digital image to
 Learn how to provide first aid in emergen-           delivered in a way that is practical, achiev-   beginners which is EXCEL-lent! Students          work on and will leave class with new skills,
 cies, locate and take care of injuries, help         able and beneficial.                            should be comfortable using a computer and       excitement and confidence!
 a choking infant or child and stop cardiac           Room 6                                FREE      have good mouse skills.                          GSC                     $15 PNA member
 arrest. You’ll learn first aid, infant, child and    Blue Bldg                                       GSC                    $15 PNA member                                            $20 Public
 adult CPR, HIV and bloodborne pathogens,                                                                                            $20 Public
 focusing on injury prevention and safety.
 Meets L&I WISHA-WAC general safety                                Canning                                       GMAIL UNLEASHED
                                                                                                                                                              POWER OF POWERPOINT
                                                                                                                                                                       Erika Anderson
 standards: certificates issued upon comple-                                                                        Erika Anderson                     Wed 6-8 pm                                 7/15
 tion of class. Bring a sack lunch!                           CANNING WORKSHOP                        Thur 6-8 pm                            7/29      Thur 6-8 pm                                8/18
 Room 6                     $30 PNA member                         Shannon Bailey                     To register call 206-783-2244                    To register call 206-783-2244
 Blue Bldg                           $35 Public       Tues 6-8 pm                            8/10                  
                                                      To register call 206-297-0875                   Google e-mail GMail is a free and easy to        Do you want to awe your friends and colleagues
                                                               use web-based e-mail program. Using your         with PowerPoint presentations? In this work-
   Phinney Ridge Review                               Fresh summer vegetables will give us an         existing or newly-registered account, we will    shop, we will learn how to use PowerPoint 2003
                                                      opportunity to not only learn about canning,    review all features of GMail including: add-     to create effective presentations with words and
        For Advertising Rates                         but also basic pickling. Come join us for a     ing/opening attachments, creating contact        graphics. This workshop will go over some
            & Information                             couple hours of canning basics. Learn all the   lists, and Chat. Come learn about the power      more advanced PowerPoint options including
          Call 206-783-2244                           ins and outs of the process and walk away       of GMail! Students should be comfortable         animation. Students should be comfortable
                                                      with a product of your making.                  using a computer and have good mouse skills.     using a computer and have good mouse skills.                         GSC                     $10 PNA member          GSC                     $10 PNA member           GSC                        $10 PNA member
                                                                                      $15 Public                                      $15 Public                                          $15 Public

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     Computer (continued)                                   Creative Art                                           MIXED MEDIA
                                                                                                                  Susan Schneider
                                                                                                                                                                WIRE CHAIN & BEAD
                                                                                                                                                               JEWELRY WORKSHOP
                                                                                                    Wed 10 am-noon                       Ongoing                       John Gray
    TECHNOLOGY FOR SENIORS:                                       BEGINNING                         For information call 206-297-0875                 Fri 1-4 pm               6/25, 7/23 or 8/27
  YOUR CELL PHONE DEMYSTIFIED                             PERSPECTIVE DRAWING                                  To register call 206-297-0875
           Norah Erwin-Stewart                                   Patrick Maher                      This is a great class for people who want to
 Mon 1-3 pm                    6/28 or 7/26        Thur 6:30-9:30 pm                     6/3-6/24   learn the basics of drawing, watercolor and/or    Learn to create your own beautiful jewelry!
 To register call 206-783-2244                     To register call 206-931-8801                    acrylic painting. Bring any art materials you     Using wire jump rings and a few basic tools,                             This class is great for anyone who wants         have to your first class and the instructor can   you will complete your own cross-linked
 In this workshop, you will learn how to           to learn the basics of perspective drawing.      talk you through what else you may need.          chain bracelet in silver and gold, as well
 navigate your phone’s menu, personalize           We will learn 1 point, 2 point and 3 point       This is an ongoing class that will teach you      as witness demonstrations of a number of
 the appearance of your phone display, enter       perspective. In addition we will cover the       the fundamentals of drawing and painting          other designs and techniques for beautiful,
 contacts and yes, send text messages! Bring       concepts of compositions, light and value by     as you progress.                                  yet simple jewelry making. No experience
 your cell phone, charger & phone book to          the use of different techniques of shading.      GSC                       $10 PNA member          necessary. Pre-registration with a $29 mate-
 enter contacts.                                   With these skills you will be able to approach                                      $12 Public     rial fee is required.
 GSC                     $10 PNA member            complicated drawings with confidence.                                                              GSC                      $4 PNA member
                                $15 Public         Room 3                                   $140                SOUL COLLAGE                                                            $6 Public
                                                   Blue Bldg                  $15 Material fee      Mon 2-4 pm                          7/12-8/2
                                                                                                    To register call 206-297-0875
                 FACEBOOK                                                                                                     Dance
           Norah Erwin-Stewart                                                                      Soul Collage is a unique and joyful way
 Wed 12:30-3:30 pm                       7/7                                                        of exploring your life. Use your creativity,
 To register call 206-783-2244                                                                      intuition and images to create a beautiful                                    INTRODUCTION TO THE                       SoulCollage®. This class requires no special
 Want to join Facebook, but concerned about                  SEWING MACHINE                         skills, but can often produce images and
 privacy? Already have an account but feel                      Kathie Koepsell                     insights that are surprising and full of depth
 frustrated by its many features? Learn about      Mon 5:30-8 pm                        6/28        and meaning. Sign up for one class or take
 the Wall, managing your Friends list and          To register call 206-527-3705                    them all. Drop-in fee is $12.
 adjusting privacy settings so you can have                             GSC                      $40 PNA member
 fun and feel comfortable using this tool to       This one-session class focuses on the fun-                                        $48 Public
 connect with friends and family. Please           damentals of sewing machine use while                   SUMMER CARD MAKING                            INTRO TO ARGENTINE TANGO
 register for a Facebook account before            constructing two small projects. See www.                       WORKSHOP                                          Max Kepler
 coming to class.                         for a supply list. Please       Thur 1-3 pm                             7/8       Wed 7-7:50 pm                  6/23-7/28
 GSC                      $15 PNA member           bring your own sewing machine.                   To register call 206-297-0875                                                    8/11-9/15
                                  $20 Public       GSC                                   $45                     To register call 425-522-2481
                                                                                                    Materials and samples will be on hand to
    TECHNOLOGY FOR SENIORS:                            LEARN TO DRAW OUTDOORS                       make your own handmade cards at this fun          Experience the attraction of this popular
               SKYPE BASICS                                     Susan Schneider                     and crafty workshop. Veteran card makers          social dance, whose rich culture and his-
            Norah Erwin-Stewart                    Fri 4-5 pm                          6/4-7/30     will help show you the ropes if you need as-      tory mirrors that of Argentina itself. Fun
 Mon 1-3 pm                                 8/2    To register call 206-297-0875                    sistance with stamping, embossing, cutouts        to dance from day one, tango’s subtlety,
 To register call 206-783-2244                               and a variety of other unique card making         sensuality, and improvisational nature                             We will meet at the Phinney Farmers Market       techniques.                                       will provide lifelong enjoyment. No prior
 Skype is a free computer program that allows      at 4 pm and each participant will draw what-     GSC                      $4 PNA member            experience needed and no partner required.
 you to make free voice and video calls to other   ever catches their eye: strawberries, flowers,                                    $6 Public        Room 1                      $60/6 weeks
 Skype users. Learn the basics of installation     dogs, etc. Susan will work with each student                                                       Blue Bldg
 and use, see a live demonstration and get your    individually, as well as do some demonstra-                      THE SHOW
 questions answered. Recommended, but not          tions. This class is for absolute beginners                    MUST GO ON!
 required: your own laptop, a headset with         and those who love drawing outdoors and                      Elizabeth Rhoades
 microphone, web cam.                              want to practice more. Call for material list.   2nd & 4th Tues 2-4 pm              Ongoing
 GSC                      $10 PNA member           Payment due for each session.                    To register call 206-297-0875
                                  $15 Public       Farmers Market            $10 PNA member
                                                   PNA parking lot                  $12 Public      Come one, come all to this new and exciting
   UNTANGLE HOME NETWORKING                                                                         acting program for older adults! We’ll try
             Mark Pendergrast                              MAKE YOUR OWN YARN                       out vocal warm-ups, theatre games, scene           LINE DANCE CLASS–ALL LEVELS
 Tues 6-7:30 pm                   7/20-7/27                         Lisa Chen                       study and monologue work. We’ll get to                          MaryLee Lykes
 To register call 206-783-2244                     Fri 2-4 pm                         6/18 or       know one another through the world of             Tues 1-2 pm                         Ongoing                             Sat 10 am-noon                          8/7      acting! Join us for these classes throughout      For information call 206-297-0875
 Mystified by the complexities of setting          To register call 206-297-0875                    the summertime and continue the work    
 up your networked home? Perplexed by                        during the fall as we prepare for a Reader’s      In this easy, fun class, you’ll learn many
 the many acronyms heard at the store and          Learn to make handspun yarns without the         Theatre production.                               line dances to music like swing, rock and
 on the web, yet intrigued by the potential        use of a spinning wheel. We’ll discuss the       GSC                            $30/6 classes      roll, waltz, zydeco and western. It’s great
 of a home network? A technology profes-           anatomy of spindles, the feel and purpose                                                          for everyone who loves to move to music.
 sional will explain in plain language how         of different fibers, how to hold and spin a                  TOUCH DRAWING                         Exercise never felt like such fun! Benefits
 networking technology works, can be used          spindle and more! This is a low-impact craft                   Cecilia Sullivan                    include increased flexibility, better balance,
 and, more importantly, how you can set it         that’s easy on the hands and very fun to do.     1st & 3rd Fri 1-3:30 pm            6/4-7/16       stronger muscles and improved body aware-
 up in your home.                                  Fee covers all materials. The spindle will       To register call 206-297-0875                     ness. Different dances explored each month.
 GSC                    $15 PNA member             be yours to keep.                                           GSC                      $6 PNA member
                                $20 Public         GSC                                    $18       Come experience the easy and magical                                                 $8 Public
                                                                                                    method of Touch Drawing. No prior art ex-
                                                                                                    perience necessary, no rules or complicated             NURTURING PATHWAYS®
                                                         COMPUTACIóN BASICA:                        techniques to apply. You will be encouraged                   CREATIVE DANCE
                                                          WIRED FOR LEARNING                        by a variety of art techniques that focus on                   (Ages 3 mo-4 yrs)
                                                             Seattle Public Library                 the process not the product. Using paint in       Wed Thur Fri or Sat               7/7 -8/14
         WIRED FOR LEARNING:                       CADA miércoles                6-7:30 pm          expressive ways lets you express your own         To register call 425-280-3805
           COMPUTER BASICS                         6/2-6/23; 7/7-7/28                               ideas with more feeling and intention. All
            Seattle Public Library                 Para registrarse llame al 206-297-0875           skill levels welcome!                   
  Wed 6-7:30 pm            6/2-6/23; 7/7-7/28      ¡Aprenda conceptos básicos de compu-             GSC                           $25/6 classes       Find good growing for your child in Nurtur-
  To register call 206-297-0875                    tación! Seattle Public Library le ofrece                                                           ing Pathways® creative dance classes. Three
  This free class is designed for English Lan-     clases que están diseñadas para ayudarle                WATERCOLOR PAINTING                        classes for babies, waddlers or toddlers
  guage Learners. Students will learn how to       a usar la computadora de manera más efi-                         Glen Oberg                        combine the best of movement and music
  use the computer, mouse, Word, internet and      ciente: Uso genérico de la computadora,          Wed 1-4 pm                        Ongoing         together to bond and play with your child.
  electronic mail (email). Enjoy learning in a     como crear y usar el correo electrónico,         For information call 206-297-0875                 Have fun with sensory props, developing mo-
  relaxed and non-intimidating environment.        como usar y navegar el Internet. La clase                     tor skills, musical instruments and obstacle
  Classes are every Wednesday and students         esta diseñada para estudiantes del inglés        Join a great group and learn to paint. Some       courses. Parent materials include CDs, child
  are encouraged to call and sign-up ahead of      y estarán abiertas al público todos los          experience is necessary. Bring your own           development booklets and weekly Brain
  time, but drop-ins are allowed.                  miércoles a las 6 p.m..                          supplies. Fee due for each class.                 Bites™. Six-week session.
  GSC                                  FREE        GSC                            GRATIS            GSC                     $15 PNA member            Room 7                 Baby, Waddler $115
                                                                                                                                    $18 Public        Blue Bldg                     Toddler $120

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   RHYTHM & SHOW TAP DANCING                                    BELLYDANCERSIZE                            MINI CPR & FIRST AID CLASS                                                 QIGONG WORKSHOP
              Paulette DeRooy                                    Zaphara Delmarter                                 American Red Cross                                                       Dennis Sharp
 Thur 6-7 pm Tap I/II             6/17-8/5                             (All ages)                      Wed 1-2 pm                                6/23                        Thur 7-8 pm                        Ongoing
 To register call 206-380-1795 or                     Beg: Tues 7-8 pm                  6/8-7/27       To register call 206-361-6733                                         To register call 425-775-9609 or drop in                                Int Adv: Tues 7:45-8:45 pm        6/8-7/27                                                   To register call 206-632-2416                    Do you know how to handle a medical emer-                   
 Tap dancing builds/maintains total mental-                     gency? Join us as the American Red Cross                              Qigong: the natural way to enhance and main-
 body coordination, control and rhythmic              BellyDancersize your way to physical fit-        provides a free uncertified class on CPR, First                       tain a healthy and energetic lifestyle. Learn
 development. Enjoy learning the classic              ness. Bellydancing is a most creative and        Aid and the knowledge needed to respond to                            exercises developed by many generations of
 Shim Sham Shimmy and a couple of time                graceful form of body conditioning. Low          emergencies before advanced medical care                              Chinese masters that combine simple body
 steps in Tap I. Continue to develop your             impact and fun! Class instruction will           arrives. This class will be tailored to seniors                       movements, such as gentle stretching, posture
 tap dancing technique in Tap II with new             include basic conditioning and strengthen-       but it is open to all.                                                adjustment and tension releasing/relaxation
 routines/steps. Great class for moms/dads            ing exercises, finger cymbals, hip and arm       GSC                                    FREE                           methods, with meditation and breathing
 with sons/daughters!                                 movements, floor work and shimmies. A                                                                                  techniques designed to improve the natural
 Room 31                       Tap I/II $80           fun Greek line dance “Hasaposerviko” will          MANAGING STRESS AS WE AGE                                           circulation of energy (Qi) within the body.
 Brick Bldg                    Drop-in $12            also be taught!                                              Carin Mack, MSW                                           Room 5 Suggested donation: $5/session
                                                      Room 7                          $95/8 wks        Thur 11 am-noon                  7/15-7/22                            Blue Bldg                    $25/6 sessions
    SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCING                           Blue Bldg                                        To register call 206-297-0875
             FOR PARKINSON’S                                                                                                                 READING LABELS FOR
                 Barney Chiu                                     ENHANCE FITNESS                       Stressors may be different as we age but                                         HEALTHY EATING
 Tues 6-7 pm                          Ongoing            MaryLee Lykes, Paulette DeRooy &              stress management techniques still work. We                                   Kristen Allott, ND, L.Ac
 No class from Jun 22 to Aug 31                                     Shannon Bailey                     will discuss the more common stressors of                             Wed 1-2 pm                             7/14                                        Mon Wed Fri 8:30-9:30 am          Ongoing        older adults and review the major strategies                          For information call 206-297-0875
 Ballroom dancing is a fun exercise for those         For information call 206-297-0875                for handling them.                                          
 with Parkinson’s Disease. Learn the basics of                    GSC                                 FREE                              Labels, what do they mean? Dr. Allott will
 waltz, tango, foxtrot, rumba, etc. Experiment        This is an evidence-based exercise program                                                                             explain how to interpret labels so that you
 with limitations and stretch those limits with       specifically designed for older adults. Certi-                                                                         know that what you are eating is a healthy
 your favorite partner. Fight the disease with        fied instructors use dynamic cardiovascular                                                                            meal. Dr. Allott specializes in the non-
 good posture and poise. Instructor Barney Chiu,      exercise, strength training and stretching,                                                                            pharmaceutical interventions for depression,
 a competing amateur ballroom dancer for 19           to help increase your strength, boost your                                                                             anxiety, addictions and sugar addictions.
 years, is himself diagnosed with Parkinson’s.        activity levels and elevate your mood. Buy                                                                             Please bring labels of your favorite foods.
 Room 2, Blue Bldg                   $6/person        a monthly punch card and plan to attend                                                                                Learn more at
                                                      either two or three times a week.                  525 N. 85th Street, Seattle, WA 98103 
                                                                                                                                                                             GSC                                 FREE
           TENNIS SHOES TAP                           GSC                    $32 2x/wk for a mo
            Paulette C. DeRooy                                               $48 3x/wk for a mo
 Mon 4-5 pm                        6/21-8/9                                                                                               Home & Environment
 To register call 206-297-0875                                         EXERCISE
 Shake off the weight of the day and get en-
                                                                       Floy Bishop
                                                      Mon Wed Fri 10-11 am                Ongoing
                                                                                                        Design & Remodel                                                            Sustainability
 ergized! This class gives you a fun aerobic          For information call 206-297-0875
 workout but is less strenuous than Zumba.                              MAKING THE MOST OF                                                   RAIN GARDEN DESIGN
 Learn tap choreography without the stress of         Health benefits for all. Socialize while you         REPLACING YOUR WINDOWS                                                         Michael Broili
 “sounding perfect.” Just come in your tennis         get in shape and you’ll have the strength and                   Michan Rhodes                                                  PNA Well Home Program
 shoes and have your water handy. It brings           flexibility to enjoy your independence. All          Keystone Windows & Doors, Inc.                                    Wed 7-9 pm                               8/4
 out laughter and increases energy levels.            skill levels welcome.                            Sat 10 am-1 pm                            7/17                        To register call 206-783-2244
 GSC           First class free! Drop in $5           GSC                 Suggested donation $1        To register call 206-783-2244                                         Michael Broili will discuss best soil manage-
 $32 PNA member                  $40 Public                                                            Michan Rhodes brings her 25 years of expe-                            ment practices, rain and bog garden design
                                                                                                                                                                             including plant selection and a variety of
                                                                     Health                            rience and design style to teach you how to
      Dog Obedience                                                                                    add value to your home. Learn how to give
                                                                                                       your home added curb appeal, restore your
                                                                                                                                                                             geo-technical solutions which help create
                                                                                                                                                                             productive and sustainable gardens and
                                                              CHANGING YOUR DIET                       windows to their original beauty, add more                            landscapes and manage on site drainage
           DOG OBEDIENCE                                      FOR HEALTHIER LIVING                     natural light, add ventilation to stay cool this                      problems.
       Canine Behavior Center, Inc.                   Mon 2-4 pm                         7/12-8/9      summer, insulate against those cold winters                           Com Hall                 $15 PNA member
 Mon or Tues 6-7 pm                Ongoing            To register call 206-297-0875                    and save with tax credits and rebates.                                Brick Bldg                        $20 Public
 Mon or Tues 7:15-8:15 pm          Ongoing                      Com Hall                  $20 PNA member
 Mon or Tues 8:30-9:30 pm          Ongoing            Make permanent changes in the way you eat        Brick Bldg                         $25 Public                               RAINWATER HARVESTING,
 To register call 206-367-8071                        and achieve improved health. This 5-week                                                                                  CATCHMENT & MANAGEMENT
 You and your dog will learn to work together         series with a health coach will help support            SEATTLE’S BACKYARD                                                            Michael Broili
 and communicate in a meaningful way that             you in your journey towards a healthier                  COTTAGE ORDINANCE                                                      PNA Well Home Program
 will enhance your relationship. Courses              lifestyle. A different topic each week will                    Tim Hammer                                              Wed 7-9 pm                         6/9 or 9/8
 are devised to teach your dog all the basic          include nutrition education, discussion,         Wed 7-9 pm                             7/21                           To register call 206-783-2244
 obedience commands. Behavior problems                support and preparation of a healthy recipe.     To register call 206-783-2244                                         Join Mike Broili in an in-depth discus-
 at home and in public are addressed. Hand            GSC                      $50 PNA member          Looking for more space? How about a new                               sion about rainwater harvesting systems,
 signals and voice commands are taught.                                               $60 Public       guesthouse, studio or rental property? Learn                          design and management strategies. Mike
 The class is not only educational, but fun                                                            more about Seattle’s new citywide backyard                            will discuss rainwater harvesting systems
 for both the people and the dogs. www.                          CHINESE KUNG FU                       cottage ordinance and what it could mean for                          for flushing toilets and doing laundry. This                                  (AWAKENING THE TIGER)                      your property. We will review the ordinance                           class includes a tour of the Phinney Center’s
 Com Hall                               $110                         Dennis Sharp                      and outline how to budget, plan, permit and                           rainwater catchment system, used for flush-
 Brick Bldg               Class size limited          Tues 7-9 pm                          Ongoing     construct a cottage in your backyard.                                 ing toilets.
                                                      To register call 425-775-9609                    Com Hall                $20 PNA member                                Rm 6                      $20 PNA member
                Fitness                               One of the most comprehensive martial art
                                                      styles developed in the Southern Shaolin
                                                                                                       Brick Bldg                      $25 Public                            Blue Bldg                        $25 Public

                                                      Temple, during the early 18th century. Tiger-                                                                                 REDUCE YOUR CARBON
     BELLYDANCE FOR EVERYONE                          Crane Kung Fu (Hung Gar Kuen) emphasizes                                                                                              FOOTPRINT
              Sharon “Shay” Moore                     physical conditioning, flexibility, functional                                                                                         Jason Twill
 Mon 7-8 pm            Next session starts 6/21       self-defense training and enhanced mental                                                                              Wed 7-9 pm                             9/15
 Thur 7:30-8:30 pm                                    focus. Enjoyable and informative for all           EARTHQUAKE HOME RETROFIT                                            To register call 206-783-2244
 To register visit              levels of experience.                                             Tony Holder                                          In this course you will learn about climate                               Room 5                                $55/mo     Wed 7-9 pm                                 9/1                        change impacts and review tools that will
 This is not your typical way to stay in shape!       Blue Bldg                                        To register call 206-783-2244                                         help you measure, manage and reduce your
 Shay mixes equal parts strength and skill train-                                                      Come learn about the City of Seattle Project                          carbon foot print. Participants will learn
 ing with fun and a sense of playfulness. Women                                                        Impact and how to evaluate your home for                              about the new Seattle One-Ton Challenge.
 of all ages, sizes and fitness levels welcome.Your                                                    needed structural improvements. Learn to                              You will receive science based information
 first class is always free to check out anytime.                                                      use correct tools, materials and methods to                           about climate change that will help you to
 Classes run in six-week sessions. See website          PNA WELL HOME PROGRAM                          accomplish an earthquake retrofit. Complete                           take meaningful and effective action to live
 for details on session dates and much more.                     Tool & Book Library:                  set of permit forms, drawings and instructions.                       a more sustainable lifestyle.
                                                        Wed, 4:30-6:30 p.m. & Sat, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.       Com Hall                 $20 PNA member
 Room 7 (Mon) Room 1 (Thur)                    $60                                                                                                                           Com Hall                $20 PNA member
 Blue Bldg                                                                                             Brick Bldg                        $25 Public                          Brick Bldg                      $25 public

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            Language                                        Movement                                  Summer Camps                                       FOREIGN LANGUAGE CLASSES
                                                                                                                                                                  FOR LITTLE ONES
                                                                                                                                                                      (Ages 1-8 yrs)
        LANGUAGE EXCHANGE:                           FELDENKRAIS®: AWARENESS                                CREATING COMICS                            Mon-Fri                         Ongoing
    INTERCAMBIO DE LENGUAJES                              THROUGH MOVEMENT                                   Henry Chamberlain                         For questions call 206-861-9698
 Wed/Miercoles 10 am-12:30 pm Ongoing                    LeeAnn Starovasnik, GCFP                                   (Ages 10-13)                       For full schedule, details and online reg-
 To register call 206-297-0875                    Tues 11 am-noon or                 Ongoing      Mon-Fri 1-4 pm                        8/2-8/6        istration visit                    Thur 1-2 pm                                     Register at                    Summer Camp: Learn language through move-
 Meet and socialize while learning Spanish        To register call 206-297-0875                   Create your own comics. No experience                ment and music during these week-long
 in fun classes followed by language practice                   required. All skills welcome. Start with basic       immersion camps! Travel the world learn-
 sessions. The practice sessions will be held     Discover this fun and easy movement method      building blocks that will help you plan what         ing songs, crafts and instruments along the
 with native speakers who are learning Eng-       that improves your physical movements,          you want to say. Students will get a chance          way. Child must be potty-trained and bring
 lish and who are practicing their English with   your sense of balance and overall well-being.   to work together in creating their work while        nut-free snack. Summer Quarter: Ten-week
 you. Lunch will follow. Aprenda inglés y so-     Customized classes will engage your brain       also getting to work on their own. A comic           program starts June 7th for caregiver/child
 cialize en clases, seguidas por prácticas del    and body in new ways to help you move           book will be created by the end of the class.        immersion class.
 lenguaje con hablantes nativos. Los hablan-      easier. Beginners welcome! The teacher is       Room 5               $125/wk PNA member              Room 2                               $149
 tes nativos practicarán español con usted.       a Guild Certified Feldenkrais PractitionerCM    Blue Bldg                   $150/wk public           Blue Bldg              Includes materials
 GSC                       $3 PNA member          with 10 years experience teaching senior
                                    $5 Public     classes and private lessons. Wear warm,                DISCOVERING FAMOUS                                        MAKING MOVIES
                                                  comfortable clothing.                                          ARTWORKS                                       Instructor Peter Lewis
       SPANISH CONVERSATION                       GSC                               $20/4 wks                 Rebecca Dickinson                                        (Ages 10-13)
            Rita Espin de White                                                   $7/drop-in                       (Ages 8-11)                         Mon-Fri 1-4 pm                   7/26-7/30
 Mon 6-7 pm (Advanced)             Ongoing                                                        Mon-Fri 1-4 pm                   8/9-8/13            Register at
 Mon 7-8 pm (Intermediate)
 To register call 206-783-2244                                   Music                            Register at
                                                                                                  Learn about famous artists and create work
                                                                                                                                                       Learn the basics of film and video editing.
                                                                                                                                                       You’ll learn about close-ups, long shots
 Usted habla Español? Need a place to                                                             using their techniques. For example, learn           and zooms. Class geared to inspire young
 practice? Join us on Monday evenings as we                BEGINNING GUITAR                       about Seurat and pointillism by painting             minds to experience the whole production
 converse in Spanish. Facilitated by a native                     Max Block                       with Q-tips, Chagall and collage paintings           process as your class works together to
 Spanish speaker. Not sure which group to         Wed 7-9 pm                        6/30-8/4      by using colored tissue, Michelangelo and            create a short video. Students will gain
 join? Come to either group and try it out.       To register call 206-527-3705                   his Sistine Chapel paintings by attaching            valuable film knowledge while learning
 First night FREE!                                                  butcher paper under desks with everyone              the basics.
 TL                                 $20/mo        Learn standard guitar tuning, basic chords,     lying down beneath and painting “the ceil-           Room 5            $125/wk PNA member
 Blue Bldg                                        strumming, picking, rhythm techniques and       ing” just as he did.                                 Blue Bldg                  $150/wk public
                                                  basic melody playing to make practicing and     Room 3             $125/wk PNA member
          Martial Arts                            playing fun! Class puts more emphasis on
                                                  playing and not as much on technical theory.        DISCOVERING WATERCOLOR
                                                                                                                                                              WORKING WITH MOSAICS
                                                                                                                                                                        Sara Morgan
                                                  Blues, folk and pop will be explored.                            David Lasky                                         (Ages 10-13)
         KARATE FOR FAMILIES                      GSC                                   $109                       (Ages 11-13)                        Mon-Fri 1-4 pm                      7/12-7/16
          Sensei Tobey Stansbury                                                                  Mon-Fri 1-4 pm                     7/19-7/23         Register at
 Mon-Thur                           Ongoing         BEGINNING PIANO FOR ADULTS                    Register at                    Expand your artistic outlets in this introduc-
 To register call 206-437-3932 or                              Cecilia Manalili                   If you’ve learned a few things about draw-           tion to mosaics. We will cover the basics                        Mon 1-3 pm                        6/21-8/16     ing, then maybe it’s time to try some paint-         needed to complete a mosaic art piece.
 Our classes feature traditional Karate and       To register call 206-297-0875                   ing. With watercolor you’ll get a chance             Class intended for beginners who want
 modern self-defense in a safe environment                   to discover a medium with its own unique             to learn the process of creating a mosaic
 of community leaders. Our mission is to          Make music and have fun in this class for       character. You’ll soon realize how much              piece: dream-boarding, cutting, adhesion,
 educate, encourage and empower families to       beginning pianists. Learn the basics in an      you can do with watercolor and how many              tile layout and grouting. Design and create
 live healthier, happier and more productive      informal group environment. Materials will      places it appears beyond framed and hang-            your own mosaics and be introduced to the
 lives through the art of traditional Karate-     be provided, but if you have a small portable   ing on walls.                                        endless possibilities of mosaic art.
 Do. Get in shape, learn self-confidence, find    keyboard, feel free to bring it.                Room 3             $125/wk PNA member                Room 3              $125/wk PNA member
 balance, start your journey today! Ages 4-94.    GSC                      $40 PNA member         Blue Bldg                   $150/wk public           Blue Bldg                   $150/wk public
 Visitors welcome! For more information,                                           $50 Public
 Room 32               Call for tuition rates                   CHICKADEE
                                                                                                         DRAGONFLY ART CAMP
                                                                                                  Session 1 Mon-Fri                   6/28-7/2
                                                                                                                                                         The Golden Years
 Brick Bldg           Student & family disc.                MUSIC TOGETHER                        Session 2 Mon-Fri                  7/19-7/23
                                                                 (Ages 0-4 yrs)                   Class A: (5-7 yrs)           9:45-11:45 am                   ELDERS AND WISDOM
        SEATTLE MARTIAL ARTS                      Tues-Fri                          6/22-7/30     Class B: (8-12 yrs)         12:15-2:30 pm                         Cecile Andrews
         Aaron Logue/Aaron Kahn                   For schedule & registration                     To register go to             Tues 6-8 pm                            7/20
       (Adults, children ages 8 & up)             Call 206-782-1010                               (Questions answered via website as well)             For information call 206-297-0875
 Mon Wed 5-7 pm                TaeKwon Do                          Come join the fun of our 6th annual local Art
 Mon Wed 5-7 pm                HwaRang Do         Children’s natural musical ability and love     Camp! Your kids will enjoy creating five             Elders have always been expected to offer
 Register at class or                             of music are developed as they sing, move       different projects in a variety of mediums           their wisdom. What wisdom do we have?                      and explore instruments with their parents      while learning several principles of the art         How do we discover it? We’ll look at ways
 Two different styles of comprehensive tra-       or caregivers in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.     world. Together, instructors Melissa Meier           to discover our wisdom as well as ways to
 ditional Korean martial arts. Emphasis on        Fees include professionally recorded CD         and Melia Scranton have over 20 years ex-            impart it. The workshop leader is Cecile
 fitness, fun, practical martial arts and self-   and songbook for music-making at home           perience teaching art to kids. There’ll be fun       Andrews, author of Less is More, Slow is
 defense. Visit our website for more informa-     and six weeks of classes. The Music             and creativity galore! Class size is limited.        Beautiful, and Circle of Simplicity. She has
 tion. Free trial class. Beginners welcome.       Together song collections are known for         Register today!                                      her doctorate in education from Stanford.
 Room 32                              $65/mo      their charm and appeal. Internationally         Room 3; Room 6                  $116/session         GSC                                  FREE
 Brick Bldg                                       recognized program!                             Blue Bldg         $14 supply fee included
                                                  Room 5                                $125                                                                       I LIKE BEING OLD
                                                  Blue Bldg                                                                                                         Carin Mack, MSW
                                                                                                                                                       Thur 11 am-noon                   6/10-6/24
                                                         INTERMEDIATE GUITAR                                                                           For information call 206-297-0875
                                                                  Max Block                           DRAWING FACES & ANIMALS                
                                                  Mon 7-9 pm                      6/28-8/9                     Henry Chamberlain                       Using Eileen Allen’s book, I Like Being Old,
                                                  To register call 206-527-3705                                     (Ages 10-13)                       as a guide, we will discuss her options for
                                                                    Mon-Fri 1-4 pm                           6/28-7/2    living a full life as we age. Join us in this
                                                  Intended as a continuation of Beginning         Register at                    series of classes as we share the realities of
                                                  Guitar, this course will introduce you to       Everybody likes to draw something, right?            aging and the choices we make as we enjoy
                                                  unaccompanied solo guitar playing. Learn        Well, if you’d like to try, this class is for you.   this period of our lives.
                                                  to create dynamic pieces that combine           Spend part of the class working on portraits of      GSC                                  FREE
                                                  melody and harmony. Gain insight into           your friends, family or a self-portrait. For the
                                                  the magic of creating and performing            second part of the class, we’ll explore draw-               Sarah’s Musik Garten
      CLASSES & LESSONS FOR                       complete, stand alone guitar arrange-           ing animals. It will be a chance to discover                & Art Through Nature
      CHILDREN AND ADULTS                         ments. Course material will be provided         the world of drawing and maybe discover                     Summer Class (4-6 yrs)
   (206) 526-8443 ~                  and will be presented in standard music         something about yourself, too.                                  206-524-5086
   Seattle’s Community Music School               notation.                                       Room 5               $125/wk PNA member
                                                  GSC                                 $109        Blue Bldg                      $150/wk public

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               Writing                                  INTRO TO KRIPALU YOGA
                                                                 Christy Fisher                                         Special Services @ GSC
                                                 Sun 5-6:15 pm                       7/11-8/1
       WRITE ABOUT YOUR LIFE                     Call Ex College 206-68-LEARN                          CHAIR MASSAGE with Susan Cook, Licensed Massage Practitioner
                  Ariele Huff                                        Wednesdays, 9 am-noon. $5/7 minutes, $10/15 minutes.
 Tues 10 am-noon                   6/29-8/31     Kripalu Yoga is a compassionate and                   A portion of all proceeds helps support activities and services for local seniors.
 To register call 206-361-6733                   adaptive style that welcomes people of all            Call 206-297-0875 for an appointment.                   abilities. In this series we will explore the
 Write about your experiences for the purpose    fundamentals of postures, breath work and             EARLY STAGE MEMORY LOSS SUPPORT GROUP with Carin Mack, MSW
 of reminiscing, personal growth or creating     meditation that help to increase flexibility,         1st and 3rd Tuesday each month, 10:30 am-noon. Free.
 articles or books. This fun group helps you     strength and restore mental and physical              This twice a month group provides support for men and women with early stage memory
 get your stories down on the page for family    balance. Register for one or both sections!           loss. Every other session is dedicated to a program involving creative expressions.
 and friends to enjoy. Some people work on       Phinney Yoga House $50/section general                For information call 206-297-0875.
 memoirs while others write to be published.     Brick Bldg         $40/section UW student
 Some do both. In meetings, we share our                                                               EARLY STAGE MEMORY LOSS CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP with
 memories, opinions, laughter and caring.                           YOGA                               Carin Mack, MSW
 GSC                                     $58                     D’vorah Kost                          3rd Tuesday each month, 10:30 am-noon. Free.
                                                 Thur 2:30-3:30 pm                 Ongoing             This monthly group provides support and resources for any primary caregivers of
                  Yoga                           For information call 206-297-0875
                                                                                                       someone with early stage memory loss.
                                                                                                       For information call 206-297-0875.
                                                 This class is appropriate for experienced
                                                 yoga students, as well as for beginners who           FAMILIES with Carin Mack, MSW
         EARLY MORNING CORE                                                                            4th Wednesday each month, 11 am-noon. Free.
                                                 are able to transition to and from sitting or
                 STRENGTH                                                                              This monthly group revolves around the pleasures and perils of family relationships.
                                                 lying on the floor. The form of yoga taught
                Christy Fisher                                                                         We discuss good communication techniques and problem solve some solutions for
                                                 is a variation of Viniyoga, emphasizing ad-
 Thur 6:30-7:30 am                 Ongoing                                                             difficult family issues.
                                                 aptation of postures to accommodate your
 Monthly series begins 6/3/10                                                                          For information call 206-297-0875.
                                                 body’s needs. Students say that this class
 For information call 206-547-2172
                                                 has improved their flexibility, relaxation,
 Elements of Pilates, Yoga and Somatics come                                                           FINANCIAL PLANNING with Kylle Bernathy
                                                 balance, posture and respiration.
 together in a deep core workout. Strengthen                                                           2nd Wednesday each month, 1:30-4 pm. Free. Half-hour appointments are available
                                                 GSC                       $5 PNA member
 and tone your abdominals, reduce back and                                                             for assistance with any financial planning needs or questions.
                                                                                  $6 Public
 joint pain. Begin your day feeling clear and                                                          Call 206-297-0875 for an appointment.
 Phinney Yoga House $55/5 class card                                                                   FOOT CARE with Tina Williams, RN
                                                   SATURDAY MORNING ENERGIZE
 Brick Bldg                     $13 Drop-in                                                            2nd & 4th Friday & 3rd Monday each month, 9 am-3 pm. $30 PNA member,
                                                                 Will Doran
                                                 Registered “Anusara Inspired” Teacher                 $34 Public. When calling for an appointment, please mention if this is your first
                                                 Sat 10-11 am                       Ongoing            visit, if you are diabetic, or if you are taking blood thinner medication. Call 206-
                                                 For information call 206-789-1058                     297-0875 for an appointment.
                                                 Start your weekend feeling energized and
        EARLY MORNING YOGA                       connected. This yoga class is designed to             HAIRCUTS
                IMMERSION                        tune you in to your inner strength and vi-            2nd Tuesday each month, 1-4 pm. $10. Call 206-297-0875 for appointment.
               Christy Fisher                    brancy. Teacher keeps it light and fun with
 Mon Wed Fri 6:15-7:30 am           6/2-8/27     an emphasis on non-competitive movement               HEARING AID CLINIC with Sound Associates
 Monthly series                                  and inner focus. Regardless of your physical          4th Tuesday each month, 1-3pm. Free.
 For information call 206-547-2172               condition and experience you’ll leave feeling         Get your hearing aids cleaned and checked. Have minor repairs done and get any other
 Choose to do two or three mornings per week!    balanced and invigorated.                             questions about hearing loss answered by an expert.
 Immerse yourself in a supportive community      Room 5                        $10 Drop-in             Call 206-297-0875 for an appointment.
 of yoga practitioners. Each morning we will     Blue Bldg Mats, blocks, straps provided
 explore movement practices that revitalize                                                            LEGAL ASSISTANCE with Clifton Johnson
 the body as well as breath, meditation and                                                            3rd Thursday each month, 1-2:30 pm. Free.
 relaxation techniques to calm and refresh                                                             Half-hour appointments to discuss legal concerns with a professional.
 the mind. All-levels welcome!                                                                         Call 206-297- 0875 for an appointment.
 Phinney Yoga House $135/mo-3 dys/wk
 Brick Bldg               $90/mo-2 dys/wk                                                              LIVING ALONE SUPPORT GROUP with Carin Mack, MSW
                                                                                                       1st & 3rd Wednesday each month, 11 am-noon. Free.
                                                   a studio celebrating movement
             HEALING BACKS                                                 meditation and art
                                                                                                       Nearly 30 million Americans live alone and 30% are older adults. Let’s share our
    Christy Fisher, Mary Marmorstone                                                                   experiences and thoughts on living alone.
 Mon 7:30-9 pm                      7/12-8/2      OPEN HOUSE June 26–27               Free Classes!    For information call 206-297-0875.
                                                    pre-registration required to assure your spot
 Call 206-547-2172
                                                  Soma Yoga                 Mindfulness Meditation                                                                              MASSAGES FOR WOMEN with Karen Sullivan, LMT
                                                  Somatic Movement           Brazilian Orixa Dance
 Join experienced Yoga teacher Christy Fisher     Feldenkrais Method®                        Pilates
                                                                                                       1st and 3rd Friday each month, 9 am-1 pm. $40 (money gets donated to AmeriCorps).
 and exercise physiologist Mary Marmor-           Soul Collage®              Shambhala Meditation      Get relaxed with this hour-long massage. Be sure and stay hydrated both before and
 stone to learn gentle and effective practices    Somatic Movement & Drawing              MBSR         after your session.
 that help reduce and heal lower back pain,       Breathing Mandala                    Men’s Yoga      Call 206-297-0875 for an appointment.
 while strengthening and stabilizing to reduce
 risk of further injury.                                                Soma Yoga Studio               PARKINSON’S PARTNERS SUPPORT GROUP with Carin Mack, MSW
                                                                       1423 NW 70th Street
 Phinney Yoga House                       $80                     206.782.5044           2nd Tuesday each month, 1-2:30 pm. Free.
 Brick Bldg                                                                                            This group provides education, resources and coping skills to family caregivers of
                                                                                                       those living with Parkinson’s Disease. For information call 206-297-0875.

                                                                                                       SENIOR RIGHTS ASSISTANCE with Jerry Keating
                                                             SEQUOIA                                   By appointment only. Free.
                                                                                                       Get answers about estate planning, decision making or healthcare.
                                                              In Home Care                             Call 206-297-0875 for a 50-minute appointment.

                                                                                                       TALK TO A NURSE
                                                       Qualit y, cost ef f ect ive                     1st Tuesday each month, 9 am-noon. Free.
                                                        assist ed living and                           A Northwest Hospital RN is available to check blood pressure and answer important
                                                     support services at HOM E.                        health questions. First come, first served.
                                                                                                       For information call 206-297-0875.
                                                            •   Housework
                                                            •   Transportation                         WELL SPOUSE SUPPORT GROUP with Carin Mack, MSW
                                                            •   Meal Preparation                       1st Monday each month, 4 pm. Free.
                                                            •   Bathing Assistance                     Caring for a loved one with ongoing health problems is difficult for the caregiver,
                                                            •   Affordable "Couples Care"              both physically and emotionally. This group will provide support to wives, husbands
                                                                                                       and partners of the chronically ill and/or disabled.
                                                    ( 206) 783-3001 • w w                For information call 206-297-0875 or visit

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                                                                            Events & Activities
   CRAFTS:                                                                                      Poulsbo Casino
   Phinney Friends Crochet Group                                                                3rd Tuesday each month, 7:45 am-5 pm. $5 PNA member, $7.50 Public.
   Thursdays, 10 am-noon @ PNC, Room 1, Blue Bldg. Free.                                        Travel by bus to the Poulsbo Casino for a day of fun and good company. Bus leaves
   Crochet (or knit) lap robes for nursing homes. Don’t crochet? We’ll teach you!               from the Greenwood Market at 7:45 am. Spots fill up fast – sign-up today!
   For information call 206-783-2244.                                                           For information and to reserve your space call 206-297-0875.

   DINNER WITH FRIENDS & NEIGHBORS:                                                             MUSIC & DANCE:
   Dinners for Eight                                                                            Emerald City Contra Dance
   3rd Saturday bi-monthly. Free. Organized by PNA and held in participants’ homes.             Fridays, 7:30-10 pm @ PNC, Community Hall, Brick Bldg. $7 PNA & SFS mem-
   To RSVP, email at least one week before the dinner.               bers, $8 Public, $5 Students, under 16 free.
   For information call 206-783-2244.                                                           Beginners lesson at 7 pm. No partner necessary. Comfortable clothing recommended.
                                                                                                For information call 206-440-9839.
   Lunch Club
   1st Thursday each month, noon @ GSC. You pay for what you order.                             G-Notes
   Meet new people and try a different local restaurant every month. Sign up in advance         Fridays, 9 am @ GSC. Free.
   so we can make reservations.                                                                 Give us a call to audition for this great choir group. Then join us every Friday morn-
   For information and to register call 206-297-0875.                                           ing for our practice sessions.
                                                                                                For information call 206-297-0875.
   Spaghetti Dinner
   Last Friday each month, 4:30-6:30 pm @ GSC. $5/dinner, $2/piece of pie.                      Harmonicats
   Enjoy a delicious spaghetti dinner, a tasty slice of pie and great company. All are          Mondays, 9-11 am @ GSC. Free.
   welcome for this fun evening.                                                                Do you play an instrument? Stop by and start playing at one of our Monday morning
   For information call 206-297-0875.                                                           practice sessions.
                                                                                                For information call 206-297-0875.
   Current Events Discussion Group                                                              READING & WRITING:
   2nd & 4th Tuesday each month, 1-2 pm @ GSC. Free.                                            Book Discussion
   Join this informal, spontaneous discussion group to discuss current happenings, events       3rd Thursdays each month, 1-2 pm @ GSC. Free.
   in the news and subjects of interest to mature adults.                                       Join this group for a stimulating discussion! Learn more about the author and share
   For information call 206-297-0875.                                                           views about the book. Books are provided through “The Center for the Book” of the
                                                                                                Seattle Library.
   Men’s Club                                                                                   For the upcoming selection and more information call 206-297-0875.
   2nd and 4th Tuesday each month, 9:30-11 am @ GSC. Suggested donation: $3 PNA
   member, $5 public.                                                                           PNA Book Club
   Join facilitator Joseph Raineri and get together with other men to socialize, discuss        2nd Wednesday each month, 7-9 pm @ PNC, Blue Room, Blue Bldg. Free.
   issues, hear speakers, take part in outside activities and gather information on a vari-     Read and discuss one book a month with neighbors who share a similar interest in
   ety of interesting topics. Refreshments served.                                              literature. Books are selected every six months and posted on the PNA web page. Se-
   For information call 206-297-0875.                                                           lections vary- contemporary to classics, fiction and non-fiction. No need to register,
                                                                                                just read the book and attend the discussion.
   Movie Night with Scott Theisen                                                               For information call 206-783-2244.
   Thursday evenings at selected locations.
   Join other cinephiles, choose a movie together and go as a group. Optional discussion        Write To Move
   after the movie.                                                                             2nd Friday each month, 7-9 pm @ PNC, Room 5, Blue Bldg. $5 drop-in.
   For information call 206-268-6761 or email                        This is a living, breathing version of Untitled [Intersection] where poet and perform-
                                                                                                er come to life and the audience is activated. Each month features a different artist.
   Peace Discussion Group                                                                       During a second, optional hour, participating poets, writers and artists may share
   1st Tuesday each month, 1-2 pm @ GSC. Free.                                                  work in small groups or mingle to discuss methods. Bring your own supplies (paper,
   Our world needs a vision on how world peace can be achieved for everyone on                  pen, rhyming dictionary) and prepare to work for an hour alongside fellow artists.
   earth. Join us for an in-depth discussion on war and peace issues. Wayne Metsker             This event challenges poets, performance artists and audiences to respond to move-
   will facilitate.                                                                             ment and to share and discuss their responses in groups.
   For information call 206-297-0875.
   Senior Voices Discussion Group                                                               Greenwood Strollers
   2nd Thursday each month, 1-2 pm @ GSC. Free.                                                 Tuesdays, meet at 10 am @ GSC. Free.
   Bette Reed from the Puget Sound Alliance for Retired Americans will facilitate this          Come on out for a nice stroll around the neighborhood with a fun community of
   group. Get together to discuss pertinent issues affecting older adults in the world today.   walkers. All speed levels welcome. This group was started by seniors, but welcomes
   For information call 206-297-0875.                                                           everyone: dogs, kids, moms or dads, grandparents, etc!
                                                                                                For information call 206-297-0875.
   Bridge                                                                                       The Greenwood SAGE Project (Seniors, Active, Giving and Engaged)
   Mondays, 11 am-4 pm @ GSC. $1.                                                               Dates/Times vary. Call Emily at 206-297-0875 for information @ GSC. Free.
   Bridge games for experienced players. Regulars and substitutes are both welcome to           Discuss issues affecting communities globally, nationally and locally. We raise
   join this growing group.                                                                     awareness with a presentation, forum or discussion; then knowledge about the issue
   For information call 206-297-0875.                                                           is put into action through direct service in the community.
                                                                                                For details or to get involved, call 206-297-0875 or visit: http://greenwoodsage.
   Bridge Club                                                                        
   Fridays, 7-9:30 pm. @ PNC, Room 2, Blue Bldg. Free.
   Drop-in bridge game for experienced players.                                                 Phinney Ridge Community Council
   For information call 206-783-2244.                                                           1st Tuesday each month, 7:30 pm @ PNC, Blue Room, Blue Bldg.
                                                                                                For information visit
   Game Night with Scott Theisen
   1st Friday each month, 7:15-9:30 pm @ PNC, Room 3, Blue Bldg. Free.
   Have fun playing a variety of board games chosen by those who attend.                                                            Phinney Neighborhood Center (PNC)
   For information call 206-268-6761 or email                                                            6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98103
   Mondays, 8:30 am-3 pm @ GSC. $1.
   Experienced pinochle players wanted. Come join the group and enjoy one of                                                        Greenwood Senior Center (GSC)
   America’s favorite strategy card games.                                                                                          525 N. 85th St., Seattle, WA 98103
   For information call 206-297-0875.                                                                                               206-297-0875,

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 Greenwood Seafair Parade
  Celebrates 60 Super Summers!

                                                                                                               Crown Hill Automotive
                                                                                                                           Serving the Community Since 1963
                                                                                                                      We Take Care of You and Your Car
                                                                                                                               Maintenance Specialist
 Bob Ernst, Head Coach of the University of Washington’s Women’s Rowing Team and Director of Rowing, led the
                                                                                                                   Oil Changes Include a Free Courtesy Inspection
 2009 Greenwood Seafair Parade driven by Jerry Barkley from Crown Hill Automotive.                                Loaner Cars Available for Scheduled Maintenance
 By Vickie Bona                                           All City Marching Band, Mexican Danc-                     We’re Proud to be a Sponsor of the 60th Annual
                                                          ing Horses, Seattle Motorcycle Cops and a
                                                          variety of Drill Teams. Local neighborhood                   Greenwood Seafair Parade
      Seattle summer, and its abundance of                participants include Tara Academy of Irish
 outdoor festivities, is just around the corner.
 As the oldest neighborhood Seafair sanc-
                                                          Dance, Woodland Park Zoo, Fred Meyer                 10% Discount For All Services With This Ad
                                                          and, of course, Greenwood Christian Church
 tioned parade in the northwest, the Green-                                                                                         expires 7/31/10
                                                          who will help clean up the streets after the
 wood Seafair Parade is proud to celebrate its            parade. Participating political dignitaries
 60th Anniversary this year. Come witness the                                                                  9009 Holman Road N.W. Seattle, WA 98117      (206) 782-7950
                                                          will be our very own Mayor Mike McGinn,
 talent and spirit of Greenwood. The streets              riding in an old-fashioned fire truck, and
 will be filled with plenty of local color and            State Representative Reuven Carlyle. And,
 boisterous fun. And, who would be more apt               per tradition, the parade will start with the
 to lead this well-loved exhibition as Grand              always exciting Very Important Kids sec-
 Marshall than the nationally renowned,                   tion! Anyone under 12 is welcome to join
 homegrown a capella group The Coats?                     and show off their talent!
      The Coats turned part-time singing on                    Parade Director Ann Woodward is
 the street corners of Seattle into a full time           pleased to have so many returning sponsors
 international performance career. They have              along with the arrival of several new ones.
 won national vocal competitions, and sung                She encourages people to come prepared to
 their way into a variety of high profile venues,         cheer on their favorite groups as there will be
 including a performance at The White House               trophies awarded in a variety of categories,
 and a spot on the hit television show “Frasier.”         including the Marcia Brunner Sweepstakes
 They’ve shared stages with numerous artists              Trophy, which is presented to the entrant that
 such as The Beach Boys, Jay Leno, Olivia                 receives the most points from the judges.
 Newton-John and Hall & Oates. Quipped                    Trophies will be awarded at the Grand Stand,
 one of The Beach Boys, “Let us know if                   in the Bartell’s parking lot at 120 N. 85th St.
 you need a backup band.” Despite their suc-              Randy Roland, Seattle Seahawks announcer
 cess, The Coats maintain their roots through             at Qwest Field and Pastor of the Sanctuary
 outreach performances and workshops,                     Church, which meets at the Taproot Theater,
 supporting music in schools throughout the               will be Master of Ceremonies.
 country. They captivate audiences with their                  The 2010 Greenwood Seafair Parade
 astounding vocal ranges, their high energy,              will take place on Wednesday, July 28 from
 and their hilarious improvisational comedy.              6-8:30 p.m. It will run along Greenwood
 This Greenwood Seafair Parade promises                   Ave, starting at N. 95th St, proceeding to N.
 to kick up its heels in celebration of its ripe          85th St, then turning West on 85th to 6th Ave.
 old age.                                                 NW. The parade features nearly 100 entrants
      Joining The Coats will be all the usual             and draws thousands of onlookers.
 fun and more: Seafair Pirates, Clowns and                     For more information or a parade ap-
 Princesses, the Navy Band, Seattle Schools               plication go to www.greenwood-phinney.


             The Greenwood Seafair Parade is a
       Seafair Sanctioned Event brought to you by the
        Greenwood-Phinney Chamber of Commerce.

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      Special Thanks To Greenwood Seafair Parade’s Presenting Sponsors

 Construction To Start On                                      Piper Village Grows On                                              Hot Weather Dangers For
 New Fred Meyer Store                                               Piper Village proudly supports Greenwood’s 2010 Sea-           Your Home And Car
                                                               fair Parade with a presenting level sponsorship.
      Greenwood Fred Meyer joins the Greenwood                      Piper Village is the first phase of a commercial renova-            Whenever the mercury nudges triple digits, we scramble
 Seafair Parade in celebrating its 60 th Anniversary. As       tion project that will beautify and enhance the small business      to make sure kids, pets and elders stay well-hydrated and
 a presenting level sponsor, Greenwood Fred Meyer              character of Greenwood’s retail district.                           safe from heat exhaustion. But it’s easy to overlook some
 exemplifies the mission of The Fred Meyer Foundation,              Gary Brunt, property manager for Greenwood Shop-               of the following not-so-obvious dangers of excessive heat.
 which is dedicated to enriching the quality of life in        ping Center, Inc., which includes Piper Village, Greenwood          FOR YOUR HOME
 the communities that Fred Meyer stores serve. In ad-          Market, Fred Meyer, the former McDonald’s and the carpet             •	Avoid overtaxing your home’s wiring system. Before you
 dition to the Greenwood Seafair Parade, Greenwood             store on the corner of 85th and Palatine, is steward for a             plug in portable fans and air conditioners, make sure the
 Fred Meyer is also a member of the local Greenwood-           long standing relationship with the Greenwood neighbor-                extension cord you’re using is in good shape and heavy
 Phinney Chamber of Commerce, a supporter of the local         hood. These properties have been in his family since the               enough to safely handle the load it’s carrying. Cover
 Boys and Girls Club, and is currently collaborating           late 1880’s. According to Brunt, the goal of the four-phase            extension cords with tape to prevent tripping, rather than
 on a program to help area Food Banks establish better                                                                                running them under rugs.
                                                               redevelopment plan is to support the economic growth of
                                                                                                                                    •	Check fans for frayed cords before plugging them in. If
 means of storing and transporting perishable foods for        local businesses and maintain the personal feel that has been
                                                                                                                                      your fan’s cord has spent the past year wrapped in a tight,
 people in need.                                               a defining feature of the area, while keeping his properties           tidy coil, wires may have pulled loose or become exposed
      Fred Meyer has been a presence in the Greenwood          vibrant and relevant.                                                  through cracks in the insulating plastic.
 neighborhood since 1975. However, after over 30 years,             Brunt says they will not be soliciting large-scale, national    •	Prevent air-conditioning puddles. When you crank the
 the familiar building is soon to be replaced with a larger,   tenants for the new commercial properties. His properties              AC, condensation from both central and portable units can
 more comprehensive store. Construction is expected to         currently support a mix of independent and chain businesses            puddle quickly. Make sure the water has a harmless way
 start in 2011 or early 2012. The store will be closed for     that have held long-standing tenancies in the neighborhood.            to escape. Consider placing a plastic tray under portable
 about one year before reopening.                              Subsequent phases of the redevelopment plan will feature               air conditioners used on hardwood floors.
      The new Greenwood store is being built under a new       many new retail opportunities for local entrepreneurs. The           •	Choose plastic rather than glass for your pet’s water bowl
 business model and will be the first of its kind, according   former McDonald’s building will be a new home to the Green             on the deck. When the sun beats down, the most unlikely
 to Melinda Merrill, Director of Public Affairs for Fred       Bean Coffeehouse, in transition since its cafe was destroyed           objects can turn into fire-starting lenses.
 Meyer. This new flagship building is being designed           by fire last fall. They expect to be serving coffee by summer.       •	Don’t invite intruders with open windows. Police depart-
 according to LEED standards and is part of a larger                Since opening last year, The Sedges apartments at Piper           ments across the country know that when temperatures
 redesign of the Fred Meyer/Greenwood Market block.            Village have quickly filled to near capacity. Located close to         rise, so does the rate of home break-ins as opportunistic
 Plans resemble a civic center, with a combination of          community resources yet tucked away from the main streets              thieves take advantage of easy entry through open win-
 residential units that will replace the current Greenwood     has been a draw for many residents. The Sedges received                dows. For your safety consider installing heavy-gauge
 Market, a public plaza and approximately 25,000 sq. ft.       many accolades and awards for its sustainable development              screen doors with double bolt locks.
 of additional retail space to lease for local businesses.     and construction techniques. Early in 2010, The Sedges was           •	For safety at night, close ground level doors and windows.
 This development, to be named Piper Village West, is a        awarded the Master Builders Association “Built Green Ham-            •	Shield furniture, floors and carpets from fading and sun
 second phase of the recent Piper Village renovation and       mer Award, 2010, for Small Multi-Family Construction.” The             damage. Keep shades drawn, especially on scorching
 development project.                                          Sedges also won the Associated Builders and Contractors of             southern exposure windows. Pop up patio table umbrellas
      The project will provide a generous boost to the                                                                                and awnings to offer extra shade.
                                                               Western Washington Award for “Excellence in Construction
 Greenwood economy. Currently, 60% of the approxi-                                                                                 FOR YOUR CAR
                                                               in the Sustainable Certified Construction Category.”
                                                                                                                                    •	Clear your trunk of flammable liquids (even aerosol cans)
 mately 100 Greenwood Fred Meyer employees live in the              Brunt remembers watching the Seafair parade as a young            to avoid fire or explosion risks.
 Greenwood area. The new store will bring more employ-         boy from offices that were above what is now the carpet store.       •	Circulate your engine coolant when stuck in traffic by
 ment opportunity to the area with a projected additional      He recalls being most fascinated by the clowns. Now, more              putting your car in Park and gently stepping on the gas
 100-150 new job openings. The new Fred Meyer will             than 50 years later, he finds himself a custodian of the busi-         to circulate coolant.
 also house a full service grocery and anticipates offer-      ness district and traditions of the Greenwood neighborhood.          •	Pack a cell phone and water in the car, and prepare for
 ing “one of Seattle’s largest selections of organic” and      In addition to sponsoring the Greenwood Seafair parade,                emergencies in extreme heat much like you’d take extra
 locally sourced products. For more details and images:        Piper Village also supports the Greenwood Senior Center,               precautions when driving in snow.         the Boys and Girls Club, the Greenwood Car Show, and is a            •	Don’t leave CDs or other fragile items in direct sunlight.
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 Trikes, Bikes, Costumes And                                                                          Greenwood Seafair Parade Time And Route
 Kids Galore Lead The Parade
                                                                                                            The 2010 Greenwood Seafair Parade        the Seattle Motorcycle Drill Team and Grand
                                                                                                      will take place on Wednesday, July 28th from   Parade it will run south on Greenwood Ave.
                                                                                                      6-8:30 p.m. Beginning on N. 95th St. with      to N. 85th St., then west on 85th to 6th Ave.
                                                                                                      the Very Important Kids parade, followed by    N.W. where it ends.

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 From creating their entries to the actual parade, kids enjoy the excitement of a cheering crowd as
 they move through the streets of Greenwood leading the parade.

                                                     march, ride and pedal their way though the
 By Ruthie MacDonald
                                                     parade route.
                                                          Kids ages 12 and under can choose from
      Everyone loves a parade. Especially the        several categories like comic, novelty, float
 kids that lead the Greenwood Seafair Parade         or drill team, and are judged on use of color,
 festivities with decorated bikes, costumes,         iminagination, originality and precision
 pets, handmade flowers, banners flags,              (drill teams).
 floats and more.                                         They are encouraged to use their imagi-
      Beginning at 6 p.m. on July 26th, this         nations. Judges may ask who came up with
 awsome and entertaining group will make             the idea, how was it built and what the kids
 their way south on Greenwood to 85th and            did to help build it.
 then west to 6th Avenue where parents pick               So kids, get your creative juices flowing
 them up and take them back to their seats           and decorate a bike, create a great costume,
 to enjoy the Grand Parade that follows.             be your favorite character or get a group
      VIK (Very Important Kids) entries are          of friends together and build a float. Most
 judged before the parade starts. Ribbons            importantly. . . have fun!
 are awarded and proudly displayed as they                Visit for
                                                     more information and an application.

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                   help make a big difference in your community.
                                                                                                          the heart of Greenwood.
                                                                                                          A place where you literally are steps away from shops, restaurants
                   Here’s where your coin box donations are going:
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                              made from now through August 14                                             neighborhood. A place where the necessities – and the luxuries –
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                            made August 15 through November 6

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                                                   A Message From the Director                                                                              Thank You Greenwood Seafair Parade
                                                                                                                                                                   Supporting Sponsors
                                                                                                        right-hand person; Shawn Shelton does the
                                                   By Ann Woodward, Parade Director
                                                                                                        data entry; Linda Teachout tallies the points   •   American Dance                            •    Mr. Gyros
                                                                                                        for the trophies; Dave Liatos coordinates the       Institute
                                                                                                        set up and take down of the grandstand; and
                                                                                                                                                                                                      •    Romio’s Pizza & Pasta
                                                        I love a parade! And I am thankful to
                                                   again be able to work with my fabulous               our MC this year, Randy Rowland (voice          •   Living Way Foursquare                     •    Tara Academy of Irish
                                                   team of volunteers to put on the 60th An-            of the Seahawks) along with his assistant           Church                                         Dance
                                                   nual Greenwood Seafair Parade for such an            Lavena Chapman.
                                                   amazing community.                                        There are so many more that help with      •   Mae’s Cafe                                •    Wilson Tax & Accounting
                                                        Our generous group of sponsors have             the parade and are too numerous to name.
                                                   stepped up to the challenge in this economy          You ALL deserve a standing ovation.
                                                   to provide you with our annual tradition.                 I also want to thank my husband David
                                                   Please note the sponsors ads on pages 17-20          and daughters Amanda and Isabelle who pick                              Love found
                                                   and support their businesses. Let them know          up the slack and do extra errands and duties                            daily at
                                                   you appreciate their continued support of            on the day of the parade.
                                                   the parade.                                               And of course we could not do any of                               PAWS Cat City
                                                        I would like to thank some of my key vol-       this without the support and sanctioning of
                                                   unteers. Ruthie MacDonald, who co-chaired            Seafair.
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                                                                                                                     Phinney Center Gallery Shows
                                                                                                                     Artwork Inspired By Nature
                                                                                                                         In celebration of the beginning of sum-     periods. Selected works will be promoted in
                                                                                                                     mer and the PNA Home & Garden Tour, the         various PNA publications and on the PNA
                                                                                                                     Phinney Center Gallery will show “Inspired      website at For
                                                                                                                     by Nature: Artwork by Peter Bentley, Deb        more information, contact Pamela Jaynes
                                                                                                                     Casso and Hitomi Dames” in June. Through        at
                                                                                                                     photography and drawings, these three art-
                                                                                                                     ists represent the beauty of Nature in the
                                                                                                                     Pacific Northwest. The show will be held
                                                                                                                     in the Gallery through July 2. The open-             Add Creativity With
                                                                                                                     ing reception will be Friday, June 11, from
                                                                                                                     7 - 9 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                          Summer Art Camp
                                                                                                                         In July, the photographic work of John               Are you prying the Wii remote
                                                                                                                    Marzulli and Shek Lun Ho will be on dis-             from your children’s hands? Are
                                                                                                                     play in the Phinney Center Gallery. John             their eyes glazed over in boredom?
                                                                                                                     Marzulli draws inspiration from the mag-             Want them to experience something
                                                                                                                     nificent scenery of the Pacific Northwest.           more creative this summer? How
                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                  Shek Lun  Ho uses dramatic lighting and
                                                                                                                                                                         about the PNA Kids! Art Camp.
                                                                                                        expressive composition to look for traces of             We’ve gathered some great
                                                                                                                     the relationship between people and nature.          teachers to help spur creativity
                                                                                                                     This show will be held from July 7 - July 30.        in kids ages 8 to 13. Replace the
                                                                                                                     The opening reception will be Friday, July           Wii with a paintbrush in our class
                                                                                        The 5th Annual
                                                                                                                     9, from 7 - 9 p.m.                                   Discovering Watercolor. Are they
                                                                                        PNA Summer
                                                                                                                         Opening receptions are held in the art           fascinated by patterns? Try the
                                                                                        Beer Taste will
                                                                                                                     gallery on the second Friday of each month,          Working with Mosaics Class. In-
                                                                                        be July 10.
                                                                                                                     from 7 - 9 p.m., in conjunction with Art Up,         stead of watching a movie, how
                                                                                                                     the Greenwood-Phinney monthly art walk.              about Making Movies? The same
                                                                                                                         The arts program is supported in part by         goes for Creating Comics – don’t
                                                                                                                     4Culture.                                            just read them, draw them! This
  Enjoy Cool One At Summer Beer Taste                                                                                    The Phinney Center Gallery is currently
                                                                                                                     accepting proposals for outdoor installations
                                                                                                                                                                          is the chance to get those creative
                                                                                                                                                                          juices flowing.
                                                                                                                     in the Heart of Phinney Park. The selected               For more information and an
     We’re planning a “Beer Round Up” and                about their brewing styles and enjoy the                    work will be displayed on the round pedes-           online brochure visit www.phin-
  you’re invited.                                        results.                                                    tal in front of the Francine Seders Gallery.
     Don’t miss this year’s 5th Annual PNA                  Confirmed brewers at this writing                        Art will be displayed for three or six month
  Summer Beer Taste on Saturday, July                    include Alpine Brewing, Fish Brewing,
  10, from 4-7 p.m. This “round up” will                 Fremont Brewing, Georgetown Brew-
  include beer tasting, music, pub snacks
  and fun in the lower parking lot of the
                                                         ing, Hale’s Ales, Harmon Brewing, Lazy
                                                         Boy Brewing, Naked City Brewing, Pike
                                                                                                                     Share Your Art Appreciation With The Community
  Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phin-                Brewing, Schooner Exact, The Ram at
                                                                                                                         Would you like to promote community         the art that will be shown in the gallery on an
  ney Ave N.                                             Northgate and Two Beers Brewing.
                                                                                                                     engagement with the arts and support rising     annual basis and coordinates the Northwest
     Admission is $25 for PNA members,                      Admission includes pub-style munch-
                                                                                                                     artists? Join the PNA Arts Committee!           Fine Arts Competition.
  $30 for the general public and $10 for des-            ies and live music by the Honky Tonk
                                                                                                                         The Phinney Center Gallery shows the
  ignated drivers. Tickets can be purchased              Review.                                                                                                        The Arts Committee is hoping to expand
                                                                                                                     art of emerging local artists who are not
  at the Phinney Neighborhood Center or                     Cheers to our Beer Round Up Summer                                                                       into planning more arts programming for
                                                                                                                     represented by a gallery. The Committee
  online at                       Beer Taste Sponsors: The Barking Dog                                                                        the PNA and is seeking new volunteers who
                                                                                                                     installs new art on the first Tuesday night
     Choose 10 samples from a variety of                 Ale House, the Park Pub and Prost! Show                                                                     are interested in art or involved in the arts
                                                                                                                     of each month, and the gallery has an artist
  microbrews, including special brews for                your gratitude for their support: drink lo-                                                                 community.
                                                                                                                     reception each second Friday of the month,
  the event from new microbreweries and                  cally and enjoy a summer beer at one of
                                                                                                                     during Art Up, the monthly Greenwood-             Interested volunteers should contact
  old favorites! Meet local brewers, learn               our neighborhood pubs.
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    World Cup Schedule
Friday, June 11
South Africa vs. Mexico (LIVE)    7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Uruguay vs. France (LIVE)          11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Saturday, June 12
Argentina vs. Nigeria (LIVE)      7am, Doors @ 6:30am
USA vs. England (LIVE)            11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Sunday, June 13
Germany vs. Australia (LIVE)      2pm, Doors @ 1:30pm
Monday, June 14
Japan vs. Cameroon (LIVE)         7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Italy vs. Paraguay (LIVE)         11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am

                                                              Phinney Center Hosts World Cup Games
Tuesday, June 15
Ivory Coast vs. Portugal (LIVE)   7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Brazil vs. North Korea (LIVE)     11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Wednesday, June 16                                            CUP Continued From Front Page
                                                                                                                                 Now lo-
Spain vs. Switzerland (LIVE)      7am, Doors @ 6:30am                                                                        cal fans will      Phinney Neighborhood Center
South Africa vs. Uruguay (LIVE)   11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am       The World Cup is the most widely followed sporting          have the op-                  6532 Phinney Ave. N.
                                                              event in the world, even surpassing the Olympic Games. It      portunity to            Community Hall, Brick Building
Thursday, June 17                                             was last held in Germany in 2006 and had a total cumula-       experience
France vs. Mexico (LIVE)         7am, Doors @ 6:30am                                                                                            Learn more at
                                                              tive television audience of 26.29 billion viewers. The final   the World
Argentina vs. South Korea (LIVE) 11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am     between Italy and France drew a global cumulative audience     Cup right
Friday, June 18                                               of 715.1 million viewers.                                      here in Seattle at our public viewing event in the company
USA vs. Slovenia (LIVE)           7am, Doors @ 6:30am            Born in Germany, I have been passionate about the game      of hundreds of other fans.
England vs. Algeria (LIVE)        11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am    of soccer since I was a little kid. I remember watching the        From June 11 through July 11 we will turn the Phinney
                                                              1982 World Cup with my family and the excitement and           Neighborhood Center’s Community Hall into a World Cup
Saturday, June 19
                                                              anxiety in the room. In 1986, my Dad and I stayed up until     fan fest extraordinaire. We will show 45 World Cup matches
Holland vs. Japan (LIVE)          7am, Doors @ 6:30am
                                                              the early morning hours to watch Germany play at the World     in what promises to be a fantastic atmosphere.
Denmark vs. Cameroon (LIVE)       11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
                                                              Cup in Mexico where we later lost 2:3 in an emotional final        Families from all over town (and beyond) can experience
Sunday, June 20                                               against Maradona’s Argentina. Four years later, it was Ger-    the unique excitement of a World Cup at this all-ages event.
Brazil vs. Ivory Coast (LIVE)     2pm, Doors @ 1:30pm         many and Argentina in the final once more. This time we        All games will be shown in HD on a big screen and refresh-
Monday, June 21                                               were more fortunate and I remember how great it felt when      ments, vendors and face painters will be on hand to round out
Chile vs. Switzerland (LIVE)      7am, Doors @ 6:30am         our captain Lothar Matthäus lifted the World Cup trophy        the event. Show your true colors by getting a flag (or two)
Spain vs. Honduras (LIVE)         11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am    into the night sky at Stadio Olimpico in Rome.                 painted on your face. We’ll have great door prizes as well!
                                                                 Four years ago, I traveled to my home country to expe-
Tuesday, June 22                                              rience the excitement of a World Cup first hand. I visited
                                                                                                                                 This being the first time that the tournament will be hosted
France vs. South Africa (LIVE)    7am, Doors @ 6:30am                                                                        on the African continent, the PNA will honor this momentous
                                                              numerous cities and watched a game in a public viewing
Mexico vs. Uruguay (LIVE)         11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am                                                                   occasion by providing information about local charities that
                                                              area in Berlin with an estimated 750,000 people. That’s more
                                                                                                                             support African countries.
Wednesday, June 23                                            than 11 times the capacity of Qwest Field.
USA vs. Algeria (LIVE)            7am, Doors @ 6:30am            This incredible experience inspired my idea for the PNA         Entry to each game will be on a first come first serve ba-
Germany vs. Ghana (LIVE)          11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am    World Cup. Soccer has more than just arrived in Seattle.       sis, so get there early! Admission is by donation. Suggested
                                                              We’re America’s new soccer capital. The support for our        donations are $3/game for adults; $2 for children (under 18)
Thursday, June 24                                             Sounders team is unmatched in the US. Over 35,000 people       or $10/game for families.
Italy vs. Slovakia (LIVE)         7am, Doors @ 6:30am
                                                              from all backgrounds put on their green jerseys on match           For more information, contact Alex Eckardt at (206)
Holland vs. Cameroon (LIVE)       11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
                                                              day and cheer their team.                                      783-2244 or
Friday, June 25
Brazil vs. Portugal (LIVE)      7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Switzerland vs. Honduras (LIVE) 11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
                      ROUND OF 16
Saturday, June 26
Round of 16, Match #1 (LIVE)      7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Round of 16, Match #2 (LIVE)      11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Sunday, June 27
Round of 16, Match #3 (LIVE)      2:30pm, Doors @ 1:30pm
Round of 16, Match #4 (LIVE)      7pm, Doors @ 6pm
Monday, June 28
Round of 16, Match #5 (LIVE)      7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Round of 16, Match #6 (LIVE)      11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Tuesday, June 29
Round of 16, Match #7 (LIVE)      7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Round of 16, Match #8 (LIVE)      11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Friday, July 2
Quarterfinal #1 (LIVE)            7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Quarterfinal #2 (LIVE)            11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Saturday, July 3
Quarterfinal #3 (LIVE)            7am, Doors @ 6:30am
Quarterfinal #4 (LIVE)            11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Tuesday, July 6
Semifinal #1 (LIVE)               11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
Wednesday, July 7
Semifinal #2 (LIVE)               11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am
                 3RD PLACE MATCH
Saturday, July 10
3rd Place Match (LIVE)            11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am

Sunday, July 11
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World Cup Final (LIVE)            11:30am, Doors @ 10:30am

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    Greenwood resident and filmmaker
 Lainy Bagwell’s movie, Blood on the Flat
 Track: The Rise of the Rat City Rollergirls,
 has recently been released on DVD. Lainy
 is a petite, vibrant woman who has made                                                                                                                               

 Greenwood her home since 1994, moving                                                                                                                                        
 from the Northgate area where she lived                                                                                                                                      
 when she graduated form Nathan Hale High                                                                                                                                     
 School in 1990. She originally conceived
 of a movie about the local Rollergirls via a
 chance encounter at a film festival.
    Lainy participated in the Video Produc-
 tion Program at Seattle Central Community                                                                                                                                     
 College shortly after high school, but didn’t                                                                                                                                
 find a way to support herself and simultane-                                                                                                                                 
 ously practice her craft until she hit upon
 the idea to film a derby documentary. Even                                                                                                                           
 then, she worked temp jobs and used her                                                                                                                             
 inheritance from her grandfather to fund                                                                                                             
 the project. Lainy spent three years filming
 interviews with individual Rollergirls as
 well as bouts and tournaments. When she          Director Lainy Bagwell and Publicist Les Sterling celebrate the recent release of Blood
 realized that the deadline for the Seattle       on the Flat Track: The Risod the Ratt City Rollergirls, Lainy’s documentary.
 International Film Festival was a mere
 eight days away, she and fellow editor Wes
 Johnson worked around the clock to create        around the world reflecting that her movie        distinct teams, which hold bouts among
 the final piece. Voilà – they did it!            tells not just the local story, but appeals       themselves: The Derby Liberation Front,
    The big break came when Strand Re-            universally. It is educational as well as         Grave Danger, The Sockit Wenches and The                Fine Art Gallery
 leasing picked up the film for distribution.     entertaining.                                     Throttle Rockets. They moved from White             Art & Design Services
 Lainy hopes you will visit Strand’s website          Scarecrow Video’s DVD release party           Center to Magnuson Park and now skate in
 at The new DVD          for Lainy and her co-director Lacey Leavitt       the Key Arena, breaking records last season        Art Classes & Workshops
 release also has wide availability wherever      also featured the special appearance of           with over 5700 tickets sold. An all-star team        Quality Collectables
 DVDs are sold.                                   some of the Rat City Rollergirls. The Texas       then competes against leagues from other
    Lainy is also grateful to the Rat City        Rollergirls in Austin launched the revival of     cities in tournament bouts.
                                                                                                                                                              Artfull Yoga
 Rollergirls, who gave her incredible ac-         roller derby entertainment a couple of years          Lainy is now able to support herself                    Events
 cess and provided their engaging personal        before the Rat City Rollergirls got going.        with freelance film projects. She created a         8005 Greenwood Ave N.
 stories. In the film, Lainy focuses on ten       Both the Austin and Seattle music commu-          three-hour film on the history of Issaquah,
 specific Rollergirls during the second and       nities are big supporters of their respective     is currently editing a sci-fi/comedy movie,
 third years of the league, which started in      derby leagues. Roller derby continues to          and has worked for the Seattle International            (206)510-3421
 2005. Basket Casey was the final interview       evolve and the focus has become more sport        Film Festival for the past seven years, in-
 subject and “totally worth the effort.” Lainy    than entertainment.                               cluding this year’s co-production of its video
 says she gets email from derby enthusiasts           The Rat City Rollergirls have four            broadcast, SIFFtv.

 It’s Time To Start Lawn Bowling At Woodland Park
                                                  a little to one side or the other away from the   every level of play is the tradition of wishing
 By Stephen Tontoni
                                                  jack, and as the bowl starts to slow down, it     one’s opponent “good bowls” and shaking
     The Lawn Bowling Club at Woodland            curves toward the jack.                           hands before and after play.
 Park has been around since 1935, previously          When it works right, it gives the bowler a        In this 2010 lawn bowling season,
 as the Queen City Lawn Bowling Club.             great feeling of accomplishment. The game         Woodland Park Lawn Bowling Club will be
 Now there are three sports that are operating    of bowls has been around for hundreds of          holding open bowls with the grill fired up
 at the club: lawn bowls, bocce and croquet.      years and the goal is deceptively simple;         for “bring your own” barbeque every Friday
 Bocce is played on the upper green, bowls        all you need to do is roll your bowl closer       evening from 6 p.m. until dusk. Bring some           Buy, Donate or Trade
 on the lower green, while croquet can be         to the target – a small white ball called the     friends and join us for a free lesson.                 Free Pick Up &
 played on both.                                  jack – than your opponent can do it.                  We’re located at 4059 Whitman Pl. N.E.,           Salvage Services
     The game of bowls is one that is simple          Lawn bowling is a great non-impact ex-        right off Aurora, and just a stone’s throw        Open Daily • Ballard • 1440 NW 52nd St
 to learn but difficult to master. The chal-      ercise as you walk a lot, and can also lunge,     from Green Lake. We’re directly adjacent to        (206) 297-9119 •
 lenge is understanding the bowl itself; it is    depending on your style of delivery. It is a      the horseshoe pits on the edge of Woodland
 not a ball because it’s not round! Since the     social game, loaded with traditional British      Park itself. The phone number to the club-
 bowls aren’t round, there’s more mass on         etiquette, some of which is adhered to but        house is (206) 782-1515. Another contact for      Learn, Explore, Grow
 one side than on the other, the bowls don’t      some of which has gone by the wayside.            membership and rental questions is Stephen        Take a class at the Phinney Center
 roll straight. What you need to do is aim just   One thing that is nearly always observed at       Tontoni (206) 890-7641. Feel free to call!

            Come join us
          for summer fun!

       Phinney Ridge Kids!
          Whittier Kids!
           (206) 783-0851

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 Volunteers Let PNA Tackle                                                                           drafting recommendations on how we could
                                                                                                     improve our systems for greater reliability,     Volunteers of America
                                                                                                                                                      Community Resource
 Several ‘Impossible’ Projects
                                                                                                     capacity and efficiency.
                                                                                                        Ingrid Stabb applied her artistic talents
                                                                                                     to the task of designing the new Phinney         Center Opens June 11
                                                                                                     neighborhood t-shirts. These t-shirts will
    Volunteers are always an essential and ap-       John B. Allen School. Jeff put himself at       build camaraderie among Phinney Ridge               Celebrate the grand opening of the Vol-
 preciated part of the PNA’s daily operations.       our beck and call during a complete data-       residents while raising money for the PNA!       unteers of America Community Resource
 Every once in a while, though, a volunteer          base conversion for the Greenwood Senior        (See photo and description on page 3.)           Center on Friday, June 11, from 5 - 8 p.m.
 comes our way with special skills and inter-        Center, allowing all of the GSC’s data to be       Thank you for sharing your special skills     The new facility at 9041 Greenwood Ave.
 ests, and we are able to tackle a project or        combined with the PNA’s. His service will       with us, Matt, Jeff, Annette and Ingrid! Do      N. will house the Greenwood Food Bank,
 challenge that would have been impossible           go a long way in unifying the GSC with          you have a special skill and some extra time     Senior Companion Program and Supported
 for PNA staff to complete without them.             the rest of the PNA and making all of our       that you want to share with the community?       Living Program for adults with disabilities.
    Four recent examples of such extraor-            operations more efficient!                      Let us know! We are currently looking for           The grand opening features refreshments,
 dinary volunteers are Matt Shannon, Jeff               Annette offered to bring her expertise       volunteers with expertise in SalesForce,         live music, art from community members
 Stuart, Annette Joyce and Ingrid Stabb. Matt        in the field of technology to bear on a         experience with gardening, a passion for the     and Volunteers of America clients and a
 donated 60 hours of his time over several           comprehensive technology audit. She is          arts, or an interest in serving on the Board     short program at 6:30 p.m.
 months scouring the region and working              currently reviewing all aspects of the PNA’s    of Directors.                                       For more information, contact Lori
 with local agencies and businesses to locate,       use of technology, including phone systems,                                                      Drabant at (425) 259-3191 or ldrabant@
 print and frame historic photographs of the         computers, servers, databases and more, and                                            

                                                                                  Volunteer Want Ads
     Help Wanted at the PNA                          hosts an artist reception the second Friday     of age or older in King County. Volunteers       and nonjudgmental listening to people living
                                                     of each month. The Committee also juries        provide companionship, socialization, light      with HIV/AIDS and/or recovering from
     For more information, contact alis@             the art that will be shown in the gallery       in-home care, may help also by providing         addiction. There are still many people in or call (206) 783-2244.           and coordinates the Northwest Fine Arts         escort/transportation to appointments/out-       Seattle who are isolated and miss meaning-
     PNA SEEKS NEW BOARD MEM-                        Competition. New volunteers can help us         ings, and other activities as agreed upon.       ful connections due to the effects of these
 BERS! We are looking for PNA members                expand our program. Contact Pamela at           Volunteers receive a small monthly tax-free      illnesses. Contact us at (206) 324-1520 ext.
 with passion for the PNA’s mission to build                         stipend / compensation, mileage/transporta-      226 or visit
 community, a sense of humor, teamwork                                                               tion reimbursement and other benefits. Call          JOIN THE FOOD BANK FUN and
                                                                                                     Cristina Vasconcelos at (206) 329-0515.          make a difference for the community by
 and thoughtful, active participation. Ideally            Help Wanted at the                             TAKE A LEAD. Volunteers of America           donating your gift of time! Volunteers of
 such individuals are also well-connected
 in the community, with strong relationship            Greenwood Senior Center                       Senior Companion Program seeks local,            America’s Greenwood Food Bank needs
 building skills and a commitment to cultural                                                        dynamic and diverse community mem-               your help sorting food, bagging produce,
 engagement. We are especially interested in            Volunteers of all ages are invited to get    bers of all ages to be part of our Advisory      stocking shelves and helping clients through
 people with experience or background in             involved at the Greenwood Senior Center.        Council Board. Make a difference in the          the line. Groups and teen students welcome!
 accounting, organizational development,             For details or to volunteer please contact      lives of seniors and disabled people in your     Attend a volunteer orientation at the food
 human resources, fundraising/solicitation,          Aura Honkanen by email at aura@green-           neighborhood. Public outreach, event plan-       bank to learn more. Orientations are held
 and retail business ownership. Contact Lee or by phone at (206)       ning, fundraising, and fun, special projects.    Every Tuesday at 9 a.m. or 3 p.m. RSVP
 Harper, Executive Director at (206) 783-            297-0875. We look forward to hearing            Council meets 6-8 times per year. For details    with Patty: For more
 2244 or                     from you!                                       call Cristina Vasconcelos at (206) 329-0515.     volunteer opportunities with Volunteers of
     GREEN THUMBS ARE GOOD FOR                                                                           ADVOCATE FOR CHILDREN. Chil-                 America, call our Volunteer Information
                                                                                                     dren’s needs can get lost in the dispute         Line: (425) 212-5300
 THE HEART: The plants, animals and                          Help Wanted in the                      between separating parents. Do you want              TAKE THEM WHERE THE WILD
 people who enjoy Heart of Phinney Park
 at 67th and Phinney rely on neighborhood                       Community                            to advocate for such a child? Volunteer          THINGS ARE. Outdoors for All Foundation
 volunteers to keep this little slice of green                                                       for Family Law CASA (Court-Appointed             actively recruits volunteers all year to help
 space safe, tidy and beautiful. If you are              Help girls lead lives of courage, confi-    Special Advocates) of King County. Apply         with their programs, including Day Camps,
 a gardener with a few hours to give each            dence and character: Volunteer for the Girl     on line at (206)          Kayaking and more! Check our website
 month, become a “Pacemaker” and keep                Scouts! Caring adults can make a difference     748-9700                                         to find something that fits your interests!
 this park looking great!                            for girls in their neighborhood; we are SO          TAKE A DATE FOR A STROLL                     Outdoors for All enriches the quality of
     SPREAD THE WORD about commu-                    much more than cookies and camping!             THROUGH THE GARDEN. Rose Gar-                    life for children and adults with disabilities
 nity events and programs by signing up              Whether you would like to volunteer at an       den/Zoo Trip Escorts needed. Columbia            through outdoor recreation! Brooks Ahlfen-
 as a poster/flyer distributor for the PNA.          event, community day camp or start a troop      Lutheran Home is going to the Rose Gar-          ger,, (206)
 Several times throughout the year we rely           – we can help you find an opportunity that      den on July 14 and to the Zoo on Sept. 15.       838-6030 x225
 on volunteers to hang posters or hand out           fits your needs. Email joinus@girlscout-        Volunteers will need to be available from            SHELTER DRIVERS AND CHAP-
 flyers promoting our activities. Businesses or call (206) 633-5600.                 1:30-4:00 each day and be able to push a         ERONES NEEDED at St. John’s Church
 and community agencies in the immediate                 BUILD A LITERATE COMMUNITY                  wheelchair. If interested, call Ellen Murray     Weekend Women’s Shelter. We are look-
 and adjacent neighborhoods are accustomed           and promote self-sufficiency by providing       at (206) 632-7400.                               ing for men and women willing to offer
 to requests, and most are happy to oblige.          learner-centered instruction, with training         BUILD RELATIONSHIPS WITH                     hospitality, comfort, food and a safe place
     USE THE (SALES)FORCE! Do you                    and support from professional staff. Litera-    HOMELESS YOUNG PEOPLE! New Ho-                   to spend Saturday and Sunday nights to
 have expertise in SalesForce? The PNA is            cy Source is currently recruiting volunteers    rizons Ministries exists to provide homeless     homeless women. Since 1994, we have
 looking to expand and improve our use of            to work with adults who have beginning          & street involved young people a safe place      been housing homeless women from Noel
 this tool to engage with volunteers, improve        level reading, writing, math and computer       filled with necessary services, compassion-      House in our gym at 80th and 1st N.W. We
 our website capabilities, etc. Help us make         skills. Contact us to learn more about vol-     ate advocacy & unconditional love! If you        offer breakfast, sack lunches, snacks and a
 the most of our technology!                         unteer opportunities. Literacy Source | (206)   are interested in getting connected, please      welcoming environment. Drivers are needed
     SUPPORT RISING ARTISTS as part                  782-2050 | | 720 N.      contact Carina Schubert at carinas@nhmin.        to transport ladies from 3rd and Lenora
 of the PNA Arts Committee! The Phinney              35th St. Ste. 103.                              org or (206) 374-0866.                           and also persons to spend the night from 8
 Center Gallery showcases emerging, local                HELP OTHER SENIORS. Volunteers                  PUT YOUR COMPASSION INTO AC-                 p.m. to 8 a.m. If you are willing and able
 artists. The Committee installs new art on          of America Senior Companion Program is          TION! Multifaith Works CareTeam Volun-           please call Joyce Farrell (206) 784-8868 or
 the first Tuesday night of each month and           seeking low-income volunteers 55 years          teers offer practical care, emotional support,

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                                                                                                                                                                      SAVE YOUR RECEIPTS
                                                                                                                                                                              from Greenwood and
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                                                                                                                                                                             Bring them to the PNA.
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                                                                                                             Furnished 1 bedroom                                               appear on your receipts.)
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 of Washington State’s wild lands remain.         has six Wild and Scenic Rivers now. Located
     And that’s why the Washington Wilder-        just off I-90, the Alpine Lakes Wilderness is
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                                                  one of America’s most popular wilderness
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     WWC is a locally-based, statewide,           to access and offers a wide range of year-
 nonprofit group dedicated to protecting          round recreational opportunities for families
 what remains of our state’s wild lands.          and people of all abilities.
 With 10,000 members and supporters, we              So the next time you are walking along
 have helped preserve over 2 million acres        Greenwood Avenue and thinking about that
 of wild lands in the past 30 years through       “wild” part of you, stop by the WWC office
 citizen action, advocacy and education. We       (83rd and Greenwood). Take a look at some
 work to ensure Washington has wild lands         spectacular photos of Washington’s wild                    Roger & Abby Brockway
 with clean free-running rivers and a place       lands, chat with our staff about our latest
 for wildlife now and in the future.
     You may have heard of one our recent
                                                  efforts, get info on hiking trips or learn about
                                                  the best place to get that special photo.
                                                                                                     office: (206) 781-8743 cell: (206) 484-9857
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 valleys and mountains in the Mt. Baker-          our free monthly online newsletter.

 Heart Of Phinney Park Seeks Stewards
     Have you ever admired the sweet little       park during the peak growing season. We’ll
 slices of green space dressing up Phinney/       make sure you know what needs to be done
                                                                                                          · Toys & Games for Learning, Reading, Writing, Math & Geography ·
 Greenwood Avenue at 67th Street? These           and give you access to the things you need.
                                                                                                      · Arts & Crafts · Books · Craft Kits · Dress Up & Pretend · Farm & Jungle Critters ·
 little spaces for resting and gathering com-        You can come on any schedule that is
                                                                                                         · Indoor Games · Infant & Toddler Toys · Musical Instruments · Outdoor Fun ·
 prise the Heart of Phinney Park, and the         convenient for you. All we ask is that you
                                                                                                          · Puppets · Puzzles · Recordings · Teddy Bears · Trains · Trucks · Water Play ·
 PNA is its official steward. Have you ever       give us a tally of your time on a monthly
 noticed someone bent over in the park, fill-     basis. If you prefer to “adopt” a certain                    Over 15,000 Toys & Gifts for the Entire Family
 ing a bucket with weeds? This person is a        area of the park or if you’d like to stick to a
 volunteer, and you can be, too!                  particular task that would be fine. There is                Hours: 7 days, Mon-Fri 9 am-9 pm, Sat & Sun 9 am-7 pm
     Volunteers are always needed to help         plenty of work to go around!
                                                                                                                                        (Just across the street from Fred Meyer)
 keep the park safe, tidy, and beautiful. Pace-      If you’d like to know more about being a          IMAGINATIVE                                                                                 LEARNING
 makers are volunteers who pledge to spend        Pacemaker, contact Ali Saperstein at (206)              PLAY                 104 North 85th, Seattle, WA 98103                                      FUN
 four or more hours a month gardening in the      783-2244 or                                        (206) 782-0098 ·

 End Of PCPE’s First Fun Semester Approaches
     The Phinney Cooperativa Preescolar en        El Primer Semestre Divertido de PCPE
 Español (PCPE) ends a fun first semester             En Junio, la Phinney Cooperativa Presco-
 in June. Twenty-five families participated       lar en Español (PCPE) terminará un semes-
 this spring, and more families plan to join      tre divertido . Veinticinco familias particip-
 in the fall.                                     aron esta primavera y mas familias tienen
     PCPE wishes to thank the Green-              planes de participar en el otoño. PCPE desea
 wood Fred Meyer and Top Ten Toys                 agradecer a Fred Meyer de Greenwood y
 for their generous donations to help             Top Ten Toys por sus generosas donacio-
 with materials for our classroom. Fall           nes de materiales para nuestra escuela. Las
 enrollment is open now for children              inscripciones para el otoño para las nuevas
 who have at least one family member              familias están abiertas para niños que tienen
 who speaks Spanish at home. Inter-               por lo menos un miembro de la familia que
 ested families may email pcpe@phin-              habla Español en casa. Las familias intere- for more information.              sadas pueden enviar un correo electrónico

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                                               Phinney Neighborhood Chorus Sings For Haiti
                                               By Maggie McClellan
          Licensed, Bonded & Insured
                                                   The Phinney Neighborhood Community
                                               Chorus (PNCC) has been singing and cel-
                                               ebrating in the Phinney/Greenwood area
                    Bodine                     for 11 years. On Saturday, June 12, at 7
                 Construction                  p.m., they will present their annual spring
                                               concert and fund raising event for a small
                 Services, Inc.                elementary school in Pichon, Haiti, at a lo-
                                               cal Greenwood church. Admission is free
                Drainage Solutions             but donations for the school are gratefully
                Structural Repairs             accepted.
                 Video Pipe Camera                 The PNCC sings locally and acts glob-
                    Inspections                ally. The chorus learns songs from all over
               and Hydro-Jet Cleaning          the world and, as the director Maggie
                Basement Drainage              McClellan says, “We’re here to have fun
                Foundation Repairs             and sing, in that order.” The chorus makes
                                               regular appearances at Folklife, the Figgy
               Phone   425-778-2557            Pudding Caroling Contest, local senior               homes and neighborhood events.
                                                   Lekol Pa Nou (Creole for “Our School”)
         Proudly Serving You Since 1967        is an elementary school located in Pichon,
                                               Haiti. It has been an important commitment
                                               of the chorus for the past seven years. The       Roosevelt High grad and one-time Phinney Community Chorus member John Macfadden
                                               school began in 2000 as the result of dis-        donated $500 to the Chorus’ Haiti project by making and selling chocolate truffles.

                                                                                                 Former Chorus Member Makes Truffles
                                               cussion of local needs among the villag-
                                               ers and two visitors from Michigan, one

                                                                                                 To Raise Money for Haitian School
                                               of whom is originally from Haiti. More

       at PNA Kids!                            than 300 students–from pre-school to 6th
                                               grade–now attend Lekol Pa Nou. There
                                               have been 25 graduates so far, all of whom                                                         is free; donations accepted.
                                                                                                 By Susan Beebe
           s                                   have passed the national exam. This makes                                                              John cashed in on the Chorus’ enthusi-
       8 -13                                   them eligible to continue their education.            One-time Phinney Neighborhood Chorus         asm for the Haitian school and sold most
                                               While the school was undamaged by Janu-           member and recent Roosevelt High School          of his 800 truffles to Chorus members as
                                               ary’s earthquake, it is now challenged to         graduate John Macfadden created and sold         well as Seattle Peace Chorus singers and
                                               accept more students from families fleeing        truffles as his senior project and then do-      friends. He learned to make truffles during
                                               the destruction in larger cities. The chorus’s    nated the $500 in profits to an elementary       one of the many culinary classes he had
                                               annual fundraiser has provided much of the        school in Haiti. The Phinney Neighborhood        taken at North Seattle Community College
                206.783.0851                   funding for the school over the years and         Chorus has helped fund Lekol Pa Nou (Cre-        throughout his teen years.                  we are pleased to be able to collaborate          ole for “Our School”) located in Pichon,             The experience helped John learn a lot
                                               with friends to make such a difference in         Haiti, for the past seven years by holding       about what it takes to run a small business.
                                               the world.                                        annual performances and will present this        In fact, now that John has been accepted
                                                   Each year at the Haiti Benefit the chorus     year’s annual concert on Saturday, June 12       to the University of Washington School of
           Sunburst                            sings a selection of songs from its repertory     at 7 p.m. at the Woodland Park United Meth-      Engineering, he’s considering continuing

                                               to an appreciative, standing room only au-        odist Church, 302 North 78th St. Admission       to create and sell truffles as a side business.
                                               dience. This year’s selection will include

      For	quality,	professional
                                               Haitian, African, Ancient French and Early
                                               American songs, to name a few! Everyone is        Language Exchange:
                                               invited to join the chorus for this celebratory
  	   Look	to	the	expert	with	over             concert and the reception that follows. The       Want to Learn Spanish? ¿Quisiera Aprender Inglés?
  	   	 30	years	experience.                   free concert will take place on Saturday,
                                               June 12, at 7 p.m. at the Woodland Park              Learn Spanish and socialize through           a.m. – 12 p.m.
             Full Service                      United Methodist Church (302 N. 78th St.)         classes and practice with native speakers at        Free, Donations Accepted—Gratis, se
                                               on Phinney Ridge.                                 the Greenwood Senior Center onWednes-            aceptan donaciones.
        Remodeling & Renovation
                                                   For more information, contact Maggie          days at 10 a.m. – noon. Aprenda inglés y
        • Kitchen & Bath Updates                                                                                                                     Lunch—Almuerzo: 12 p.m. ($3/$5)
                                               McClellan (Director) at (206) 783-4665 or         socialice en clases de inglés, seguidas por
        • Add a Bath                           visit the website at http://phinneychorus.        prácticas con hablantes nativos, en este            Information—Información: Marianne
        • Finished Basements &                                               programa del GSC, Miércoles a las 10             (206) 297-0875, Ext. 31
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        • Local References
        • Member PNA                           Aging In Place — PNA Village Coordinates Service Access
                       206-789-0356               “Villages” are membership-driven               social and educational activities, and other     the aging process. Each “Village” is unique,
                        L. J. “Len” Mumm       organizations that coordinate access to af-       day-to-day needs enabling individuals to         depending on the needs and desires of its
                          Eileen Mumm          fordable services including transportation,       remain active, independent and civically         members. Call (206) 297-0875 for informa-
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                                                                                                                                   Tutoring Services              Acupuncture
 Auction Donors                                                                                                                Orange Box Jewelry              Sound Seismic
 3 Owl Tree                                                                                                                    Jim Osness                      Spawz Doggie Day & Swim
 65th Street 3-5’s Class                                                                                                       Pacific Northwest Ballet           Spa
 65th Street Infant Class                                                                                                      Pacific Science Center          Spectrum Dance Theatre
 65th Street Toddler Class                                                                                                     Chardell Paine                  Spiderfelt
 65th Street Twos Class                                                                                                        Gary Paine                      Spin’s Barbershop
 74th Street Ale House                                                                                                         Paprika Event Design            Sponge School
 8 Limbs Yoga                                                                                                                  Paradiso Designs by Cheryl      Spontaneous Combustion
 Agua Verde Cafe & Paddle                                                                                                          Kuczek                      Squared Away Accounting
     Club                                                                                                                      Nick Pasche & Connie Ivey-         Services
 American Dance Institute                                                                                                          Pasche                      Stacey Sterling
 Cecile Andrews                                                                                                                PCC Natural Markets             Deborah Stanfill, LAc, Dipl.
 Annette Iverson                                                                                                               Pederson Garden Poundings          Ac.
 Annie’s Nannies, Inc.                                                                                                         Pepo Park                       Sarah & Paul Steinke
 Anthony’s Restaurants                                                                                                         Ruth Perman                     Stone Gardens Climbing
 Archaea Arts                                                                                                                  Lauri, Pete & Amelia Serafin       Gym
 Argosy Cruises                                                                                                                Phinney Farmers Market          Studio Evolve
 Ascents Candle Company                                                                                                        Phinney Massage                 Suekulele
 Ballard Bungalow Vacation                                                                                                     Phinney Nerd                    Sunpenny Creations
     Rentals                                                                                                                   Phinney Ridge Animal            Susan Peterson Design
 Ballard Health Club                                                                                                               Hospital                    Su-Swee Designs
 Chris Ballew                                                                                                                  Phinney Ridge Cabinet Co.       Suzanne de la Torre
 BalMar Cocktail Lounge                                                                                                               Sync Fitness
 Joyce Barnowski                                                                                                               Picnic - A Food + Wine          Taproot Theatre Company
 Andrea Barry-Smith & John                                                                                                         Boutique                    Teahouse Kuan Yin
     Smith                                                                                                                     Mary Pigott                     Ten Directions Design
 Baskets by Carol                                                                                                              Scott Pinegar & Mo Pomietto     Tenzan Aikido
 Susan & Glen Beebe                                                                                                            Pirouette                       Tess Gaeke - petsitting
 Bella Luz Studio                                                                                                              PNA Kids!                       Lynne Peck Theis
 BellyDancersize by Zaphara                                                                                                    PNA Staff                       Theresa & Jamie Griswold

                                 Thank You!
 Joan & John Benner                                                                                                            PNPC Teachers                   Steve & Cynthia Thomas
 Eric Blume                                                                                                                    PNPC Toddler Class                 Thomas
 Ryan Borth                                                                                                                    POC Photo                       Bill Thorness
 Botanical Bounty                                                                                                              Pole Fitness Seattle            Too You!

                                 Auction Raises $88,000 for PNA Programs
 Ann & Bill Bowden                                                                                                             Polly Cook                      Top Ten Toys
 Bryvik Co.                                                                                                                    Polly-Glot Tots                 Greg Trudeau
 Burke Museum                                                                                                                  Poppyseed Originals             Tutta Bella Neapolitan
 Erin & Clark Campbell              Thanks to the combined efforts of           Ken’s Market and Allegra Print & Imag-         Ed Pottharst                       Pizzeria
 Candles by Connie               sponsors, donors, volunteers and attend-       ing. Thanks also to Sarah Watson Design        Puget Sound Solar LLC           Ultrafino Panama Hat
 Carmelita                                                                                                                     Frank Pullo                     University of WA School of
 Cat Tails                       ees, the mystery was solved at this year’s     for creating the Clue auction graphics,        The Puyallup Fair                  Drama
 M A Chelemedos                  PNA Clue the Auction! It was a great           Glen and Susan Beebe and The Vineyard          Endang Radice                   University Volkswagen Audi
 Childish Things                 neighborhood party and success, grossing       Wine Shop for donating champagne,              Rain City Pens                  VaChi Designs
 The Children’s Museum,          over $88,000 for PNA programs, services        George and Jane Hancock of Maritime Pa-        Raquel’s Mosaic                 Valerie McNeil
     Seattle                     and activities. Special thanks to our spon-    cific Brewing for donating beer, Starbucks     The Re Store                    Lois Van Ottingham
 Shirley Cibelli & Faye Lord                                                                                                   The Red Balloon Company         Linda Vangelos
 Andrea Clark                    sors – Gary’s Games & Hobbies, Wood-           for the coffee and all of the businesses and   Red Grass Designs               Carol Vangelos
 The Comedy Underground          land Park Zoo, NRG::Seattle, Ron and           individuals who contributed to the success     Red Mill Burgers                Vitality Pilates
 Margaret & Don Coppock          Robyn Lewis, Jan Gray and Kerry Fowler,        of the PNA’s Clue the Auction!                 Rick Reihs & Francine           Voula’s Offshore Cafe
 Corrine B. The Hair                                                                                                               Florance                    Walden Lane Gourmet
     Company                                                                                                                   Dani & Wayne Reinhardt          WalterColors
 Coyote Coaching                                                                                                               Renate Ruby Design              Sue Wardle
 Doug Crandall                   Fuzzy Buddy’s Dog Daycare       John Kushleika                 Marissa Motto                  Restaurant Le Gourmand          Wear For Art
 Crawsister Jewelry              Galway Traders                  Johnson & Johnson Antiques     MarkitNow                      ReUsies, L.L.C                  Marjorie Weiss
 Creative Dance Center           Kathy Garner                    Nancy Johnson                  Marmalade Originals            Maria de los Reyes              Wendy Ann Creations
 Ella L. Criscuola               Gary’s Games & Hobbies          Barb & Red Johnston            May Wu                         Rhea Patton & Eric Reynolds     Whole Life Yoga
 Kris Cummings                   Ed & Nina Geiger                Jonathan Forgays - general     Deb McArthur                   Rick Steves Europe through      Wild Mountain Cafe
 Daisy House                     Glass by Sabina                     contractor                 Susan & Ed Medeiros                the Back Door               Wild Rose Hollow
 Daly’s Paint & Decorating       Glass Roots Mosaics             Linda Joss                     Ed Melillo                     Ridge Romp                      Wild Season Botanicals
 Heather Davidson                Stephen Godbe                   Joy Buttons                    Merrill Gardens                Right Fit                       Wileyware
 MaryAnn Davis                   Gone to Seed                    June Chang                     Tanya & Scott Mertel           Francie & Merrill Ringold       Winter Sun Design
 Dawn Dearmin Babelicious        Great Harvest Bread Co          JWT Designs                    Metro Dog                      Rivalee Redesign                Kate Wirth
 Debbi A. Vanselow               Greenlake Golf Course           Karmela Botanica               Metropolis                     Richard Robohm & Lynn           Christina Witteman
 Denise Anderson & Richard       Greenwood Senior Center         Kathy Ross                     Mary-Ann & Tony Micale             Edwards                     Woodland Park Zoo
     Moore                       Greenwood True Value            Kestrel Vinters                Mike Seamans & Shirli          Romio’s Pizza & Pasta           Adam Woog
 Designs in Wood                     Hardware                    KG Crafts                         Axelrod                     Rose-Marie                      Yoga Momma
 Dianne & Bryan Digel            Joel C. Grow                    Janet Kidder                   Steve & Jan Paul, Mike &       Rovegno Designs                 Yuen Lui Studio
 Dianne Kimball                  Guide Puppies of Seattle        Jolette & Bob Kihlstrom           Gail Paul                   Mary Roy                        Zetamari Mosaics
 Dick’s Drive-In Restaurant      Gutters to Shutters             Kim Groff-Harrington           Milligear                      Running Dog Designs
 Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley          Gymboree                        King County Councilmember      MJ Gilman Garden Design        Saltoro Restaurant              Dessert Donors
 Diva Espresso                   Gyrotonic Seattle                   Larry Phillips             Steve Moody                    Sarah Sanford & Lee Brunz       Andrea Barry-Smith
 Divine Adornments               Kari Hanson                     Alan Kirtley & Lon-Marie       Moonphoto                      Santoro’s Books                 Donna Brown
 Dolly’s Doll House              Paul Hanson & Kari Stover           Walton                     Diane Morgan                   Seattle Art Museum              Joan Christ
 Duke’s Chowder House            Lee Harper                      Kit and Caboodle Designs       Wendy Morgan                   Seattle Baroque Orchestra       Terry Cook
 E.B. Foote Winery               Susan & Christoph Heck          Tina & Jed Kliman              Mary Morrison & Jed            Seattle Children’s Theatre      Maria de los Reyes
 Earth Worth Jewels              Peter Hendrickson               Becca & Matt Knox                 Jedrzejewski                Seattle Fire Department         Jill Farbarik
 EarthArt International          Heidi Hespelt & Dallas Delay    Kokopelli Hats                 Mrs. Cooks                         Station 21                  Laura Firth Markley
 Alison Eckels                   Hey! Don! Home                  Kouzina and Zoey Catering      Museum of History &            Seattle Gymnastics Academy      Carol Flannigan
 EclectiKid                          Improvement                 Kumon Math & Reading of           Industry                        - Salmon Bay                Jeannine Florance
 El Chupacabra                   Linda Hoel                          Phinney Ridge              Music Center of the            Seattle Police Department       Kathy Garner
 Emerald City Karate             Patrice Holberg                 L. Joy Peterson Designs           Northwest                   Seattle Repertory Theatre       Janice Gockel
 Emerald Downs                   Home Improvement Services       La Tienda Folk Art Gallery     Naked City Taphouse            Seattle Sundries                Rachel & Wini Hamilton
 Encouraging Solutions           Hook-ed                         Laarni and Tita                New Flours Bakery              Seattle Veterinary Associates   Barbara Hansen
 J Eng                           Hot Flashes, A Glass Studio     Laughing Girl Arts             Newground Social               Secret Garden Bookshop          Sheila Herndon
 Estrella Soap                   A-P Hurd                        Laura Bee Designs                 Investment                  Senator Jeanne Kohl-Wells       Judi Hurley
 Exteriorscapes LLC              Ilee Papergoods                 Laurie Miller Designs          Nikki Wolf, Acupuncturist      Serafina Osteria & Enoteca      Kaaren Johnson
 Eye Can Art                     The Institute of Naturopathic   Ann LeVasseur                  Nordic Heritage Museum         Seven Star Women’s Kung         Pat Johnson
 Eyes on Fremont Inc.                Sleep Medicine              Linda Brooks Photography       Norma Mahoney                      Fu                          Becca Knox
 False Bay Boxes                 Intiman Theatre                 Lisa Boyce Jewelry             North Cascades Institute       Amy & CB Shamah                 Colleen McIntosh
 Jill Farbarik                   Intrigue Chocolates Company     The Little Gym Seattle         Northwest Outdoor Center       Shannon Mapp                    Susan Medeiros
 FCF Creations                   Isis Ray                        Anne Livingston                Northwest Railway Museum       Caroline Sherman                Judy Moise
 Fetch Care of Seattle North     Ivars Seafood & Kidd Valley     LNK Arts                       Notes from the Job Search      Casey & Betsy Sherman           Eva Nachmanson
 The Fiber Gallery               Jack & Linda Middlebrooks       Loot!                          NRG:Seattle                    Silly Kilili Designs            Karen Newell
 Floating Palace Enterprises     Jacobus Saperstein              Loretta Lucier                 Heike Nuhsbaum & Jason         Skagit Land Trust               Gary Paine
 Forest Green Enterprises        James E O’Donnell, Attorney     Luma Fused Glass                  Rogers                      Sue Skillman and Phil Fenner    Sandy Petrarca
 Forest Life Creations               at Law                      Luscious Skin Spa              Nurturing Pathways             Small Faces Child               Leslie Rorty
 Fountain-Light Electric         Jan Arlenes                     Pat Johnson & Stewart                        Development Center          Renate Ruby
 Four Corners Design             Janis Miltenberger                  Lyman                      Sharron & Dan O’Donnell        Todd Smith                      Michelle Rupp
 Francine Seders Gallery         Jay Williamson                  Ruth MacDonald                 Office Nomads                  Shaynee Snider                  Carol Vangelos
 Elva Francis                    Jennifer Cea, LMP @             Macrina Bakery Cafe            Therese Ogle                   Soapworks Studio                Wendy Walker
 Fremont Place Book                  Phinney Massage &           Mae’s Phinney Ridge Cafe       Lori Oliver                    Sofia Christine                 Irene Wall
     Company                         Allied Healing Arts         Majestic Bay Theaters          Olvera Design                  Something Fishy                 Lon-Marie Walton
 Friend of the PNA               Jennifer Newell                 Make Design Studio             Olympic Athletic Club          Sonny Newman’s Dance Hall       Emily Wolf
 Frolic                          Jessie Hammer                   Mandala Chocolates             Olympus Spa                    SophiaHat Studios               Judith Wood
 Full Circle Farm                Jillian’s Seattle               Mariah Hauger - Salon Blast    On the Go With Coles           Sound Healing and               Clair Yoder

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