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Folk music, kids gear sale, memory loss benefit concert, ’80s dance party benefit and lots more in Greenwood-Phinney this weekend

March 17th, 2017 · No Comments

Here are some highlights of what’s happening in Greenwood and Phinney Ridge this weekend. Check our Events calendar any time for more.

The Cup” community open house from 2-5 p.m. Friday at Woodland Park United Methodist Church, 302 N. 78th St. Later Friday evening, at 7 p.m., the church will show the documentary “13th” about the criminal justice system.

Couth Buzzard Books, 8310 Greenwood Ave. N., presents Val D’Allesion, Jean Mann and Jennifer Spector at 7:30 p.m. Friday; and Hunter’s Moon — William Pint, Felicia Dale, Tania Opland, Mike Freeman at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Woodland Park Players present “Guys & Dolls” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Roosevelt High School.

The Phinney Neighborhood Preschool Co-op is hosting its spring kids gear sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the PNA, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., in the Brick Building.

St. Patrick’s Day Memory Loss Benefit Concert from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N. 85th St.

Seattle Folklore Society presents Anna Tivel and Jeffrey Martin at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., in the Brick Building. Tickets in advance are $16 general; $14 SFS/PNA members, seniors and students; kids half price (all tickets are $2 more day of the show).

George Michael and Wham! Music Video Sing Along at 7 p.m. Sunday at Naked City Brewery, 8564 Greenwood Ave. N.

’80s dance party Benefit for Le Merde boutique owner from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at 7315 Greenwood Ave. N.

If you’re heading out of the neighborhood this weekend, be aware:

  • Red Hot Chili Peppers concert at 8 p.m. Friday at KeyArena.
  • Northwest Women’s Show at CenturyLink Field Event Center Saturday and Sunday.
  • Seattle Sounders vs. New York Red Bulls at 4 p.m. Sunday at CenturyLink Field.
  • Washington State Department of Transportation will reduced westbound I-90 to one lane near Bellevue Way Southeast and reroute traffic to the express lanes from 11 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday. Drivers traveling to Seattle from the east side of Lake Washington should plan for lengthy delays along I-405, westbound State Route 520 and westbound I-90.