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Farmers market, storytelling, senior center movie, concerts, henna class in Greenwood-Phinney Ridge this weekend

Here are a few highlights of events in and around Greenwood and Phinney Ridge this weekend. Check our Events calendar any time for more.

Phinney Farmers Market in the upper parking lot of the Phinney Neighborhood Association, 6532 Phinney Ave. N. Besides the usual fresh veggies, fruit, bread, flowers, etc., there will be a cider pressing demonstration.

Storytelling with Steph from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday at Phinney Books, 7405 Greenwood Ave. N.

Greenwood Senior Center’s Positive Images of Aging Film Series is showing “Philomena” today from 1-3 p.m. at 525 N. 85th St.

Friday is “National Visit a Park Day.” Seattle has tweaked that a bit to “Visit a Park Venue Day” to include all the park-like areas of the city. According to the press release, Seattle has 465 named parks, 26 community centers, eight indoor swimming pools, two museums, three environmental learning centers and 12 dog off-leash areas that it includes in that “park venue” description. An alphabetical list of all parks in the city is here.

Couth Buzzard Books, 8310 Greenwood Ave. N., presents Jazz First Fridays with New Ronin 4 at 7:30 p.m. Friday; and First Sunday Seattle Roda de Choro from 2-5 p.m. Sunday.

Henna Basics class from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Makeda Coffee, 153 N. 78th St. Cost is $40. Register by Friday.

Seattle Folklore Society presents True North in concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., in the Brick Building (photo below).

TrueNorth-resized

Turn the Light On” to raise awareness and support for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse at 5:30 p.m. at Green Lake Park, east entrance.

Seattle Singer-Songwriter Showcase at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Tim’s Tavern, 602 N. 105th St.