Here are events happening in and around our neighborhood this month of interest:
Saturday, October 13th: Free Electronics Recycling: Sand Point Community United Methodist Church, 4710 NE 70th Street. $1 for every 100 lbs. of material that is collected will be donated to Hero House. Get rid of that old computer at no cost. 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, October 14th: Arts North! Studio Tour. This is largest studio tour in north Seattle. Enjoy the opportunity to see a wide variety of arts and crafts, chat with the artists, sample appetizers and sweets. FREE. Maps available at all studios and online at www.artsnorthstudiotour.com 10 AM – 5 PM each day.
Tuesday, October 16th: Victory Heights Community Council Meeting. Our monthly meeting to discuss issues important to our neighborhood. Guest speaker Laura Jenkins, Community Engagement Coordinator. Co-op preschool building in Victory Heights Park, 7 PM – 8 PM.
Tuesday, October 16th: Hubbard Homestead Park Play Area Project. Help provide input on a play area for Hubbard Homestead Park and learn about the decommissioning of the playground at Victory Creek Park (note: this is the park by the QFC on Northgate, not the park in Victory Heights). The decommissioning of Victory Creek play area will create the opportunity to start new play area at Hubbard Homestead Park. Northgate Community Center, 10510 5th Ave NE, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Another meeting will be in December.
Wednesday, October 24th: Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting. Dr. David Montgomery of UW, will give a talk titled “Growing a Revolution: Soil, Water and Society.” Maple Leaf Lutheran Church, 10005 32nd Ave. NE, 6:30 PM.
Wednesday, October 31st: Halloween. Drive slowly and carefully through the neighborhood this evening and watch for trick-or-treaters in the road.