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Wednesday, July 27

Few places on earth rival the rugged beauty and biological diversity of Washington state’s North Cascades wilderness. Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and stories of the North Cascades' people, plants and animals at the Burke’s latest exhibit, Wild Nearby.

Wild Nearby Exhibit

when: Jul 27 - Feb 5 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: University District, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, 4331 Memorial Way N.E., Seattle, Wa

cost: Included with admission or membership

ages: All

u village concert

Sounds of Summer Concert Series

when: Every Wednesday July 13- Aug. 24, 2016 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

where: University Village, University Village, 2623 N.E. University Village St., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Summer Movie Express: $1 Kids’ Flicks

when: Tuesdays & Wednesdays, June 28-Aug. 24, 2016 at 10 a.m.

where: Regal Cinemas , Renton, Wa

cost: $1

ages: All

zoo tunes 2013

BECU ZooTunes Presented by Carter Subaru

when: Various dates June 30-Aug. 24, 2016

where: Phinney Ridge, Woodland Park Zoo - West Entrance , 5500 Phinney Ave. N. , Seattle, Wa

cost: $27 & up (12 & under FREE with paying adult)

ages: All

movies at marymoor 2013

First Tech Movies at Marymoor Park

when: Wednesdays July 6-Aug. 24, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.

where: Redmond, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Pkwy. N.E., Redmond , Wa

cost: $5/person (5 & under Free); parking is $5/car

ages: All

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Toys of the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s

when: Jul 27 - Sep 25 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: Included with admission; 14 & under always Free

ages: All

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Greenwood Seafair Parade

when: Jul 27 at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

where: Greenwood, Greenwood Neighborhood, Greenwood Ave. from N. 95th to N. 85th & west to 6th N.W. , Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Credit: Portland Parks & Recreation

KidsQuest Children’s Museum Activities in the Park

when: every Wednesday at noon to 2 p.m.

where: Downtown Seattle , Westlake Park, 401 Pine St., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Pike Place Market Evening Farmers Market

when: every Wednesday at 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

where: Downtown Seattle , Pike Place Market , 1st Ave & Pike St., Seattle , Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Do-It-Yourself Science is the theme of this year's Winter Science Camp and our Counselors in Training will be working along side of our younger campers as they design and create their own contraptions and gadgets. Kids will have fun while learning about the basics of electricity, magnetism, energy, force and motion, , gravity and simple machines. In addition to creating cool contraptions and games, we'll do fun art projects, play outdoors and watch science movies. This camp is a great for hands on science learning for those older kids who want to explore science and who want to lend a helping hand to others.

Magic Mouse Game Break

when: every Wednesday at 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Pioneer Square, Occidental Square Park, 117 S Washington St., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

The Art of the Brick

when: Jul 27 - Sep 11 at 10 a.m.

where: Lower Queen Anne, Pacific Science Center, 200 2nd Ave. N., Seattle , Wa

cost: $7-28.75

ages: All

Take a morning stroll from the Center along Rattlesnake Lake with a naturalist to discover rocks, birds, plants, and things. Paced for short legs and shorter attention spans, this program will explore shapes and colors found in nature. Up to two kids may be registered per adult.

Family Nature Classes

when: Select Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays from 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

where: Arboretum , Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Dr. E , Seattle , Wa

cost: $14-18/parent & child

ages: 2-5 and their caregivers

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Above and Beyond: The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition

when: Jul 27 - Sep 10

where: Boeing Field , The Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free with admission

ages: All

Thursday, July 28

The Art of the Brick

when: Jul 28 - Sep 11 at 10 a.m.

where: Lower Queen Anne, Pacific Science Center, 200 2nd Ave. N., Seattle , Wa

cost: $7-28.75

ages: All

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Sundquist Family Movies in the Park

when: Thursdays July 14-Aug. 18, 2016 at 7 p.m. (movies start at dusk)

where: Snohomish, Willis Tucker Community Park, 6705 Puget Park Dr., Snohomish, Wa

cost: Free (donations benefiting Snohomish County Parks accepted)

ages: All

Take a morning stroll from the Center along Rattlesnake Lake with a naturalist to discover rocks, birds, plants, and things. Paced for short legs and shorter attention spans, this program will explore shapes and colors found in nature. Up to two kids may be registered per adult.

Family Nature Classes

when: Select Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays from 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

where: Arboretum , Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Dr. E , Seattle , Wa

cost: $14-18/parent & child

ages: 2-5 and their caregivers

Redhook Brewery Outdoor Movies

Redhook’s Moonlight Cinema

when: Thursdays, July 7-Aug. 25, 2016 at 6 p.m. (movies start at dusk)

where: Woodinville , Redhook Brewery - Outdoor Grassy Bowl, 14300 N.E. 145th St., Woodinville , Wa

cost: $5/person

ages: All

above and beyond museum of flight

Above and Beyond: The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition

when: Jul 28 - Sep 10

where: Boeing Field , The Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free with admission

ages: All

POP-UP (FRIEND)SHOPS Join the Friends of The Seattle Public Library for our Pop-up Shop this July. Purchasing items at the Shop helps the Friends advocate, educate and raise funds on behalf of The Seattle Public Library. Pop in to purchase: Pre-owned paperbacks and children’s books for $1 Goodies from the FriendShop, including tote bags, mugs and jewelry Great gifts for readers New for 2016! We’ll be giving away 75 of our 75th Anniversary Tote Bags at each of our branch visits this year. First come, first serve! + Friends members will also receive two free hard cover fiction books as a member benefit. NEXT DATES AND LOCATIONS: July 17, 2016 at the Magnolia Branch: 1-4 PM July 28, 2016 at the Lake City Branch: 3-6 PM (during the farmers market)

FriendShop Pop-up Shop

when: July 17 & 28, 2016 at various times (see listing)

where: Lake City, Lake City Branch Library, 12501 28th Ave. N.E. , Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Few places on earth rival the rugged beauty and biological diversity of Washington state’s North Cascades wilderness. Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and stories of the North Cascades' people, plants and animals at the Burke’s latest exhibit, Wild Nearby.

Wild Nearby Exhibit

when: Jul 28 - Feb 5 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: University District, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, 4331 Memorial Way N.E., Seattle, Wa

cost: Included with admission or membership

ages: All

Watch masters carve a towering sand sculpture during Hands On Children’s Museum’s very first summer-long festival of fun: Summer Splash!, FREE with your purchase of admission.

Watch Masters Carve a Towering Sand Sculpture

when: Jul 28 - Jul 30 at 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

where: Hands On Children's Museum, 414 Jefferson St NE, Olympia, Wa

cost: FREE with admission or membership. Admission: General Admission (ages 2-64): $11.95. Seniors (65+): $9.95. Military with ID: $9.95. Babies (0-23 months) are free but a ticket is still required.

ages: ALL AGES

Out To Lunch Concerts 2013

Out to Lunch Summer Concert Series

when: Various dates July 7-Sept. 2, 2016 from noon-1:30 p.m.

where: Downtown Seattle, Various outdoor venues throughout downtown Seattle , Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

We will be hosting our second open house on Thursday July 28, 2016 from 1pm - 7pm at Tottini Discovery. Come meet the director and owner, tour our bright and fun center, and learn about our programs. Hope to see you there!

Tottini Discovery Open House

when: Jul 28 at 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

where: Bellevue, Tottini Discovery, 2253 140th Ave. N.E., Belleue, Wa

cost: Free

ages: 0-4

Kirkland Summer Evening Concerts

when: Every Thursday July 7-Aug. 18, 2016 from 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

where: Downtown Kirkland, Marina Park, 25 Lakeshore Plaza Dr., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Sammamish Concerts in the Park

when: Every Thursday, July 7-Aug. 25, 2016 from 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m.

where: Sammamish, Pine Lake Park, 2401 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

everett Children's Concert Series

Everett Children’s Concert Series

when: Every Thursday July 7-Aug. 18, 2016 from 10 a.m.-11 a.m.

where: Everett, Thornton A. Sullivan Park, 11405 Silver Lake Rd., Everett, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Kenmore Summer Concert Series

when: Every Thursday July 7-Aug. 11, 2016 from 6 p.m.-8 p.m.

where: Kenmore, Saint Edward State Park, 14445 Juanita Dr. N.E., Kenmore, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Toys of the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s

when: Jul 28 - Sep 25 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: Included with admission; 14 & under always Free

ages: All

kids concert

Redmond Town Center Family Concerts

when: July 14, 21 & 28, 2016 from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

where: Redmond, Redmond Town Center, 7525 166th Ave., Redmond, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

The PEMCO Movies at Magnuson Park feature big screen movies, cirque performers, movie trivia and Seattle’s best food trucks. Thursdays from July 10 - August 28. Presented by Seattle Children’s. Bring blankets and warm clothes for a comfortable evening. All events are dog friendly. 2014 Schedule: July 10: Grease July 17: The Lego Movie July 24: Gravity July 31: Sixteen Candles August 7: Jurassic Park August 14: Pitch Perfect August 21: The Little Mermaid August 28: Ghostbusters

PEMCO Outdoor Movies at Magnuson Park

when: Every Thursday July 7-August 25, 2016 from 6:30 p.m.-10 p.m.

where: Sand Point, Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5/person (5 &under Free)

ages: All

Friday, July 29

Few places on earth rival the rugged beauty and biological diversity of Washington state’s North Cascades wilderness. Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and stories of the North Cascades' people, plants and animals at the Burke’s latest exhibit, Wild Nearby.

Wild Nearby Exhibit

when: Jul 29 - Feb 5 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: University District, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, 4331 Memorial Way N.E., Seattle, Wa

cost: Included with admission or membership

ages: All

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Mary Poppins

when: Fridays-Sundays, July 8-31, 2016 at various times

where: Tacoma , Tacoma Musical Playhouse, 7116 Sixth Ave., Tacoma , Wa

cost: $22-31

ages: All

Out To Lunch Concerts 2013

Out to Lunch Summer Concert Series

when: Various dates July 7-Sept. 2, 2016 from noon-1:30 p.m.

where: Downtown Seattle, Various outdoor venues throughout downtown Seattle , Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

summer parade

Tour de Terrace Festival

when: Jul 29 - Jul 31 at varies (see listing)

where: Mountlake Terrace, Evergreen Playfield, 22289 56th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All