Feline Adoption Special
JUNE 19 Adopt-A-Cat-Month, fees waived on all cats over age 3, noon-7 p.m. June 19 and 26, PAWS, 15305 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood (425-787-2500), and Cat City, 5200 RooseveltWay N.E., Seattle (206-782-7000 or paws.org).
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Maple Valley Street Rats Car Show
SAT Classic car and hot rod show, 1976 and older cars and trucks, music; in conjunction with Maple Valley Days Festival, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Lake Wilderness Park, 22500 S.E. 248th St., Maple Valley (253-797-7071 or maplevalleystreetratscarclub.com).
Golden Wheels Racecar Exhibit
SAT Exhibit of historic race cars that ran at the Playland Speedway, talk to the drivers/owners of the cars, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Shoreline Historical Museum, 18501 Linden Ave. N., Shoreline; free (206-542-7111 or shorelinehistoricalmuseum.org).
Fenders on Front Street Car Show
SUN Hundreds of classic cars, music, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Front Street, downtown Issaquah (fendersonfrontstreet.com/).
Father’s Day Car and Motorsports Show
SUN Hotrods, classic cars, lowriders, motorcycles, food, music, doors open 8 a.m., prizes awarded 2 p.m. Sunday, Brooklake Church, 629 S. 356th St., Federal Way (206-940-2533 or brooklake.org).
Hearing, Speech & Deafness Center 5K and 1K
SAT Run/walk, food, kids’ activities, proceeds benefit children with communication disabilities through the Connor R. McRae Scholarship Fund, 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Bellevue College, 3000 Landerholm Circle S.E., Bellevue; $12-$35 (hsdc.org/events/5k-family-fun-runwalk/).
SUN Madcap bits and vignettes by clowns Linda Severt and Christian Swenson, Room Circus clowns and Seattle actors, for ages 5 to 105, proceeds benefit Room Circus Medical Clowning program for patients at Seattle Children’s Hospital, 2 p.m. Sunday, Penhoue Theatre, University of Washington, Northeast 45th Street and 17th Avenue Northeast, Seattle; $15 online and at the door (roomcircus.org).
WED Watch culinary competition with winemakers; proceeds benefit Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Willows Lodge, 14580 N.E. 145th St., Woodinville; $75 by reservation (willowslodge.com).
JUNE 19 Speakers, music, food, drinks, oyster bar; proceeds benefit People for Puget Sound, 6 p.m. June 19, Shilshole Bay Beach Club, 6413 Seaview Ave. N.W., Seattle; $45 (wecprotects.org/summer-swell).
Thursday Appreciation Pints for Seattle Animal Shelter Foundation
JUNE 19 Brewery donating $1 to Seattle Animal Shelter Foundation for every pint, sample platter and growler fill Thursdays in June; adoptable pets available, 4 p.m. June 19, NW Peaks Brewery, 4912 17th Ave. N.W. Ste. B, Seattle (206-981-0887 or nwpeaksbrewery.com).
Lake to Lake Bike Ride
SAT Noncompetitive ride on roads and trailsm 9 or 22 mile routes, ages 8 and older, riders under age 18 accompanied by adult; benefits Bellevue Youth camp scholarship fund, riders start 9-10 a.m. Saturday, Lake Hills Community Park, 164th Avenue Southeast and Southeast 14th Street, Bellevue; $15-$20 (425-452-4882 or bellevuewa.gov/lake-to-lake-bike-ride.htm).
SUN Bicycle or walk along boulevard closed to motorized traffic, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Lake Washington Boulevard from Mount Baker Beach to Seward Park, Seattle (206-684-4075 or seattle.gov/parks/bicyclesunday/).
East Shore Singles Fall City Bike Ride
PLAN AHEAD Singles over 45, leisurely paced, flat, 18 miles followed by lunch stop, 10:30 a.m. June 20, Farmhouse Market, 3521 S.E. Redmond Fall City Road, Fall City; free, register by June 19 (www.meetup.com/eastshore-singles).
Family Birding Walk at Lake Sammamish State Park
SAT Eastside Audubon look at lakeshore, streams, woods for nests and baby birds, 10 a.m. Saturday, meet at parking lot northwest corner, Lake Sammamish State Park, 20606 S.E. 56th St., Issaquah; free (425-576-8805 or eastsideaudubon.org/).
National Marina Day & Open Boat Showcase
SAT Free harbor tour, sailboat rides and lessons, explore the schooner Adventuress; donations benefit the Leukemia Cup Regatta, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Shilshole Bay Marina, 7001 Seaview Ave. N.W., Seattle; free (206-787-3414 or portseattle.org/Marinas/Shilshole-Bay-Marina/Pages/National-Marina-Day.aspx).
Emerald City Contra Dance
FRI Beginner’s workshop, 7 p.m., dance with live music, caller, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $5-$8 (206-440-9839 or seattledance.org/contra/emerald.city.html).
Sno-King International Folk Dance Club
SAT Bob Ingalls’ birthday party dance, no lesson, 7 p.m. Saturday, Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; $5-$7 (425-385-2088 or sno-king.org).
FRI-SUN More than 300 beers from 88 Washington breweries, entertainment, food vendors; for ages 21 and older only, 4-9:30 p.m. Friday; for all ages, kids’ area, craft vendors, brewer’s keg toss, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond; $20-$25 includes six tastes; ages 21 and younger free, designated driver $5 (washingtonbeer.com).
Edmonds Arts Festival
FRI-SUN Display and sale, art, crafts and photography; entertainment, food courts, children’s art activities, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; free parking, 23200 100th Ave. W., and at Port of Edmonds on Edmonds Way with shuttles to festival (425-771-6412 or edmondsartsfestival.com).
Maple Valley Days
FRI-SUN Carnival, vendors, entertainment, 3-10 p.m. Friday, noon-9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a..-6 p.m. Sunday; parade, 10 a.m. Sunday, Lake Wilderness Park, 22500 S.E. 248th St., Maple Valley (maplevalleydays.com).
SAT Food, entertainment, activities for all ages, information from nonprofits, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Volunteer Park, 1247 15th Ave. E., Seattle; $1 donation for picnic meal (seattlepride.org/).
Bitter Lake Bubble Blast and Field Day
SAT Party and field day for ages 2 to 5 to celebrate reopening of Discovery Corner Preschool’s summer camp, 1 p.m. Saturday, Bitter Lake Community Center, 13035 Linden Ave. N., Seattle; $5 per family (206-684-7524).
Get Outdoors Adventure Awaits Expo
SAT Great Outdoors Month event with hikes, outdoor equipment demonstrations, lawn games, music, displays and information by outdoor recreation organizations and companies, tours of Legislative Building, 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday outside the Legislative Building, Capitol Campus, Olympia (wspf.org).
SAT-SUN African-American heritage and culture, art and history exhibits, classic car show, entertainment, vendors, kids’ activities, food, noon Saturday-Sunday, Seattle Center, Seattle (206-684-7200 or festivalsundiata.org).
Burien Wild Strawberry Festival
SAT-SUN Carnival, bands, performers, vendors, food, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, car show Sunday, Burien Town Square Park, 152nd Street Southwest and Fifth Avenue Southwest, Burien (206-988-3700 or burienstrawberryfestival.org).
Seafair Festival Kick Off
SUN Join Seafair in kicking off summer, join in to set a Guinness World Record for the most people towing a mini hydroplane behind their bike, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Westlake Park, 401 Pine St., Seattle (206-728-0123 or seafair.com).
PLAN AHEAD Dance around the maypole, come at 4 p.m. to help decorate it, traditional Swedish meal, live music, 6 p.m. June 20, Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle; $25 (206-283-1090 or swedishclubnw.org).
Fremont Solstice Celebration
PLAN AHEAD Solstice Concert Series, 5 p.m. June 20-21, $20-$40; Solstice Parade mobile art, 3 p.m. June 21; Fremont Fair with hundreds of vendors, Art Car Blowout, beer gardens, entertainment, June 21-22, Dog Parade, June 22, Fremont neighborhood, Seattle (fremontfair.org).
Marysville Strawberry Festival
PLAN AHEAD Grand Parade, fireworks show, arts and crafts market, carnival, entertainment stages, June 20-22, Marysville (360-659-7664 or maryfest.com).
Meeker Days Festival
PLAN AHEAD Entertainment, vendors, kids’ activities, dog lounge, noon-9 p.m. June 20, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. June 21, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 22, Puyallup (puyallupmainstreet.com).
Fathers Ride Free at Northwest Railway Museum
SAT-SUN Fathers ride free when accompanied by their paying child of any age, trains depart every 75 minutes, 11 a.m. Saturday-Sunday, Northwest Railway Museum, 38625 SE King St, Snoqualmie; $10-$15 (425-888-3030 or TrainMuseum.org).
Father’s Day Cruise-In & BBQ
SAT-SUN Car display, $5 museum admission for dads, barbecue vendor, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Marymount Event Center, 325 152nd St. E., Tacoma; $5-$15 (253-272-2336 or lemaymarymount.org/marymount-motorcycle-week/).
Father’s Day, Seattle Aquarium
SUN Celebrate human and animal dads, complimentary espresso drink for dads, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, The Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Seattle; $14.95-$21.95 (206-386-4300 or seattleaquarium.org).
Father’s Day, Children’s Museum
SUN Free admission for dads and father-figures with at least one child 10 or under paying regular admission, one free admission per group, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Children’s Museum, Seattle Center Armory, Seattle; $7.25-$8.25 (206-441-1768 or thechildrensmuseum.org/fathers-day).
Father’s Day, Museum of Flight
SUN Free admission for dads of any age, Lego play zone, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $11-$19 (206-764-5720 or museumofflight.org).
Day Out With Dad, NAAM
SUN Activities to celebrate fathers and current exhibit “Pitch Black: African-American Baseball in Washington,” showing of the 1950 film “The Jackie Robinson Story,” 1 p.m.; arts and crafts activities, ballpark snacks, whiffle ball gear for outdoor games, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle (206-518-6000 or naamnw.org).
Father’s Day Sails aboard the schooner Adventuress
SUN Bring dad aboard for free on 3-hour sail on Elliott Bay, all ages welcome, no sailing experience required, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday, Elliott Bay Marina, 2601 W. Marina Pl., Seattle; $35-$65, reservations recommended (360-379-0438 or www.soundexp.org).
Music in the Garden, Father’s Day
SUN Open house, music, kids’ activities, tour, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St., Bellevue; free (425-452-2750 or www.bellevuebotanical.org).
SAT Worn flags accepted for retirement to be destroyed according to the U.S. Flag Code; also accepting donations of 5×9 flags for The Avenue of Colors in Veterans Memorial Cemetery, bring a flag to donate, donate any dollar amount for flags, donate $70 for a new flag in memory of a loved one, Saturday, Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park, 11111 Aurora Ave. N., Seattle (206-362-5200 or washelli.com).
Flag Day Flag Retirement Ceremony
SAT Ceremony and honor guard to retire and burn hundreds of unserviceable flags, 12:30 p.m. Saturday, VFW Post #2995, 4330 148th Ave. N.E., Redmond (425-883-2995 or vfwpost-2995.org).
Snohomish Wine Walk
SAT Wine tasting in downtown shops, bring your own glass, proceeds support downtown revitalization projects, 5-8 p.m. Saturday, downtown Snohomish; $12-$15 (425-330-0831 or www.historicdowntownsnohomish.org).
SAT-SUN Northwest Wine Academy spring release, taste wine and learn about pairing wine with food, 2-7 p.m. Saturday, Northwest Wine Academy at South Seattle College, 6000 16th Ave. S.W., Seattle; sample street treats made on-site by Seattle Culinary Academy students, cookbooks, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Capitol Hill Farmers Market, Seattle Central College, 1701 Broadway, Seattle (206-386-4636 or www.spl.org).
Manchester Library Salmon Bake & Book Sale
SUN Alder grilled salmon meal, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Manchester Library, 8067 E. Main St., Manchester; $5-$14 (360-871-3921).
Farmers Market Garden Extravaganza
FRI Plant vendors, herb and vegetable starts, perennials, garden art, noon-6 p.m. Friday, Country Village, 23732 Bothell-Everett Highway, Bothell (425-483-2250 or countryvillagebothell.com).
Puget Ridge Garden Center plant sale
SAT Sale of perennials, shrubs, natives and house plants grown by Landscape Horticulture Programs students, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, South Seattle College, 6000 16th Ave. S.W., Seattle (206-934-5336 or pugetridge.blogspot.com).
Highline Garden Tour
SAT Self-guided tour, gardeners share ideas for beautiful and sustainable gardening, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Burien, Normandy Park and SeaTac; $12-$18 (206-241-5786 or highlinehistory.org).
Meeker Mansion Rose Show
SAT Rose display, garden vendors, rose consultants, tour of the mansion with display of rose quilts, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. a.m. Saturday, Meeker Mansion, 312 Spring St., Puyallup; free, fee for mansion tour (253-848-1770 or meekermansion.org).
Sedums and Succulents
SAT Ciscoe Morris on using sedums and succulents indoors, in the garden and in containers, 1 p.m. Saturday, Molbak’s, 13625 N.E. 175th St., Woodinville; free (425-483-5000 or molbaks.com/events.html).
The Secret Gardens of Lake Forest Park Garden Tour and Plant Sale
SAT Tour of six unique local gardens, plant sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Lake Forest Park Town Center, 17171 Bothell Way N.E., Lake Forest Park; $12-$15 (206-366-3302 or lfpgardentour.com).
June Bloom Walk
SAT Walk among flowering trees, rhododendrons and early roses on 11-acre English garden, 1 p.m. Saturday, Christianson’s Nursery, 15806 Best Road, Mount Vernon; free, reservations requested (360-466-3821 or christiansonsnursery.com).
Washington State Political Items Collectors
SAT Free appraisals, door prizes, political and nonpolitical button collectors welcome, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Bellevue Fire Station #9, 12412 Newcastle Way, Bellevue; free (253-945-2041 or washingtonstatepoliticalitemscollectors.yolasite.com).
MAR/C Model Airplane Club Swap Meet
SAT Sell, buy or swap model airplanes, helicopters, equipment, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond (mar-c.org).
Exoplanets — Looking for Other Earths
SAT The search for planets around other stars; if the sky is clear, telescopes provided for stargazing, Richie Observatory, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Battle Point Park, 11299 Arrow Point Drive N.E., Bainbridge Island; $2 (206-842-9152 or bpastro.org).
SAT-SUN Display of 50 Classic Yacht Association yachts plus classic cars, music, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Bell Harbor Marina, 2203 Alaskan Way, Seattle; free (facebook.com/ClassicWeekend?ref=tn_tnmn).
Family Adventures in Frozen Science
FRI Family lab conducting experiments on supersaturated substances and gases, 6 p.m. Friday, KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 4089 Factoria Blvd. S.E., Bellevue; $6-$9 (425-637-8100 or kidsquestmuseum.org/activities.php?sid=12683).
Chocolate: The Exhibition
SAT Opening day of history of chocolate exhibit, through Sept. 28; chocolate making demonstration, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, museum open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, MOHAI, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $14-$17, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai.org).
Hillwood History Walk and Brickwalk Talk
SAT Walking tour of the historic Richmond Highlands district in Shoreline, 1 p.m. Saturday, Shoreline Historical Museum, 18501 Linden Ave. N., Shoreline; free (206-542-7111 or shorelinehistoricalmuseum.org).
Flying Heritage Collection Fly Day
SAT Rare vintage aircraft, meet the pilots, including North American P-51D Mustang, the rare Focke-Wulf Fw 190 fly at noon, Ed Saylor, Doolittle Raider Veteran, speaks about his combat experiences 11 a.m. Saturday, flights subject to weather conditions, pilot availability, and the mechanical condition of the aircraft, Flying Heritage Collection, 3407 109th St, S, W, Everett (877-342-3404 or flyingheritage.com).
Masters of Mustang Exhibit Opening
SAT Opening day of new exhibit to celebrate Ford Mustang 50th anniversary, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, LeMay — America’s Car Museum, 2702 East D St., Tacoma; $8-$14 (253-779-8490 or lemaymuseum.org/).
Music in the Sculpture Garden
SUN Acoustic music concert series, 2 p.m. Sunday, History House of Greater Seattle, 790 N. 34th St., Seattle; free (www.historyhouse.org).
100 Years of Women’s Shoes
WED Opening Wednesday, display of shoes from every era, noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays, White River Valley Museum, 918 H St. S.E., Auburn; $2-$5 (253-288-7433 or wrvmuseum.org).
$1 Third Thursday, KidsQuest
JUNE 19 Discounted admission, 5-8 p.m. June 19, KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 4089 Factoria Blvd. S.E., Bellevue; $1 (www.kidsquestmuseum.org).
JUNE 19 Learn about the preservation and evolution of Pike Place Market, 7 p.m. June 19, MOHAI, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; free (206-324-1126 or www.mohai.org).
Dragon boat paddling
SAT-SUN Join paddling crew for introduction to dragon boating, all equipment provided, no experience or reservations needed, for ages 18 and older and ages 12 and older with parent, 8 a.m. Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays parking lot of the Kenmore Air Terminal, 950 Westlake Avenue N., Seattle; free (206-715-7066 or seattleflyingdragons.org).
Monday Evening Ballard SUP Races
MON SUP races on Shilshole Bay, course routes vary per week, ranging from 1.5 to 3 miles, for experienced paddle boarders and all board sizes; post race drinks and snacks, all proceeds benefit Ballard Elks Scholarship Fund, 7 p.m. Monday, Ballard Elks Club, 6411 Seaview Ave. N.W., Seattle; $5 (206-465-7167 or salmonbaypaddle.com/index.php/sup-races/).
Adams Elementary School Carnival
FRI Community carnival, games, petting zoo, food trucks, school robotics club, reading challenges, art programs, welcome for incoming kindergartners, 5 p.m. Friday, Adams Elementary School, 6110 28th Ave. N.W., Seattle (206-252-1300 or adamses.seattleschools.org).
Hawaiian Bounce Fest
FRI Dress in bright tropical colors, bounce houses, carnival games, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Loyal Heights Community Center, 2101 N.W. 77th St., Seattle; $.50 (206-684-4052).
Beach Naturalist Program
FRI-SUN Explore the beach at low tide with Seattle Aquarium naturalists, drop in 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Friday, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sunday; Carkeek Park, Golden Gardens, Constellation Park/South Alki, Lincoln Park, Seattle; Richmond Beach, Shoreline; Saltwater State Park, Des Moines; also 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Olympic Sculpture Park pocket beach, Seattle; Des Moines Beach Park and Redondo Beach, Des Moines; free (seattleaquarium.org).
Bellevue Botanical Garden Grand Opening
SAT Visitor/Education Center and Trillium Garden Store reopening ceremony, 10 a.m.; open house with tours, music, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St., Bellevue; free (425-452-2750 or bellevuebotanical.org).
Edmonds Beach Walks
SAT Ranger walk to learn about sea life, noon Saturday, Olympic Beach, Dayton Street and Admiral Way, Edmonds; free (425-771-0227).
State Parks Free Day
SAT Visit State Parks free, no Discover Pass required; National Get Outdoors Day, Saturday (parks.wa.gov).
Fees waived, Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
SAT Fee-free days at more than 74 day-use sites in the forest, National Trails Day, Saturday (www.fs.usda.gov/mbs).
Get Your Feet Wet with Harbor WildWatch
SAT Naturalists information, beach walk, 11 a.m. Saturday, DeMolay Sandspit Nature Preserve, 55 Bella Bella Dr., Fox Island; free (253-514-0187 or harborwildwatch.org).
SUN Walk to see the Pacific Connections Garden, display gardens of Chile, China, Australia, New Zealand, native Cascadia and New Zealand Forest, 1 p.m. Sunday, Graham Visitor Center, 2300 Arboretum Dr. East, Seattle; free (206-543-8800 or uwbotanicgardens.org).
June Wildlife Wednesdays
WED Films and programs, First Flight: A Mother Hummingbird Story, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Northwest Stream Center, 600 128th St. S.E., McCollum Park, Everett; free, donations appreciated, reservations required (425-316-8592 or www.streamkeeper.org).
Third Place Commons
FRI-SAT Jazz pianist Scott Cossu, 7:30 p.m. Friday; Smilin’ Scandinavians polka, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Third Place Commons, 17171 Bothell Way N.E., Lake Forest Park; free (thirdplacebooks.com).
SAT Michael Powers Band, Randy Oxford Band and Chaotic Noise Marching Band, noon Saturday, Fraternity Snoqualmie Family Nudist Park, 24050 S.E. 127th St., Issaquah; $16 (425-392-6833 or fraternitysnoqualmie.com).
Seattle Peace Concert
SUN Concert by local musicians promoting peace, noon Sunday, Woodland Park Shelter #1, North 50th Street and & Woodland Park Avenue North, Seattle; free, nonperishable food bank donations requested (seapeace.org).
Rock ’n’ Roll Seattle Marathon and 1/2
PLAN AHEAD Local bands play at each mile along the 26.2 and 13.1 mile course, post-race concert and finish line festival, 7 a.m. June 21; Health and Fitness Expo, noon-7 p.m. June 19, Seattle Center; $120-$150, Expo and finish line festival free (runrocknroll.competitor.com/Seattle).
Snoqualmie Library Book Sale
FRI-SAT Friends of the Library book bargains to benefit library programs, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Snoqualmie Library, 38580 S.E. River St., Snoqualmie (425-888-1223 or kcls.org).
Summer Book Sale
FRI-SUN Thousands of books, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Mercer Island Library, 4400 88th Ave. S.E., Mercer Island (206-236-3537 or kcls.org).
Literacy Council of Seattle Book Sale
SAT Thousands of books at bargain prices, all proceeds benefit free community literacy programs, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Literacy Council of Seattle, 8500 14th Ave. N.W., Seattle (206-233-9720 or www.literacyseattle.org).
Leschi Art Walk
SAT Arts and crafts vendors, music stage, 11 a.m. Saturday, Lakeside Avenue, Seattle (www.facebook.com/pages/Leschi-Business-Merchants/150907554996770).
Pike Place Market Express
ONGOING Pike Place Market fresh produce once a week at each location, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Virginia Mason Medical Center Lindeman Pavilion, Seneca Street between Ninth Avenue and Terry Avenue; Tuesdays, City Hall Plaza, 600 Fourth Ave.; Wednesdays, Occidental Park, South Main Street and Occidental Avenue South; Thursdays, South Lake Union, 410 Terry Ave. N., Seattle (www.pikeplacemarket.org/express-markets).
Zombie Apocalypse Day II
SAT Emergency Preparedness event, 20 vendors, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Ballard Community Center, 6020 28th Ave. N.W., Seattle; free (206-684-4093 or facebook.com/events/829196897094768/).
Fire Cannot Kill A Quizmaster: ’Game of Thrones’ Quiz
SAT Quiz focuses mainly on the episodes broadcast to date, some questions from the books, 4 p.m. Saturday, Capitol Cider, 818 E. Pike St., Seattle; $5 (www.facebook.com/events/314613675352812/).
Safe in the Sound Passport to Preparedness Event
SAT Free emergency preparedness starter kit, tips and tools on how to get prepared for an emergency with activities for all ages; ice cream, experts, performances by Sound Wave, the official band of the Sounders FC, Sounders FC player Cam Weaver signing autographs, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Fred Meyer, Redondo, 25250 Pacific Hwy. S., Kent; free (safeinthesound.org).
Camlann Medieval Village
SAT-SUN Low-key portrayal of life in a medieval English village with craft demonstrations, noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Camlann Medieval Village, 10320 Kelly Road N.E., Carnation; $5 cash only (425-788-8624 or www.camlann.org).
Free Summer Fitness classes
TUE-WED Zumba high-energy dancing to music, all welcome, no experience required, wear comfortable sneakers, 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Fisher Pavilion Rooftop; gentle yoga for all fitness levels to increase flexibility and range of motion, bring yoga mat, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Exhibition Hall lawn, Seattle Center, Seattle; free (seattlecenter.com/fitness).
World Cup at Seattle Public Library
MON World Cup soccer on the big screen, food available, doors open half-hour before match, seating first-come, first-served, food available for purchase, 3 p.m. Monday and June 22, Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Seattle; free (206-386-4103 or spl.org).
Modern Queen Anne Architectural Tour
SAT Queen Anne Historical Society tour of five recently completed homes, by bike, 1:30 p.m. from the Swedish Club, by car, 2 p.m. Saturday from Canlis, 2576 Aurora Ave. N., Seattle; $15-$20 (qahistory.org).
Alki Point Lighthouse Tours
SAT-SUN Tours of functioning, fully automated aid-to-navigation on an active U.S. Coast Guard site, 1-3:45 p.m. most Saturdays and Sundays through the summer, Alki Point Lighthouse, 3201 Alki Ave. S.W., Seattle; free (cgauxseattle.org).
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park
SUN Starting Sunday, Trails to Treasure walking tour of Pioneer Square Historic District, 2 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays; park open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, 319 Second Ave. S., Seattle; free (206-220-4240 or www.nps.gov/klse).
Old Redmond Historic Walking Tour
SUN Redmond Historical Society walking tour with stories of local history; rain cancels, 1 p.m. Sunday, Justice White House, 7730 Leary Way, Redmond; $10, preregistration required (425-885-2919 or redmondhistoricalsociety.org).
Cedar River Watershed tours
SUN Cedar Falls town site walking tour for adults, 1-3 p.m. Sunday and June 22, $10; Railroad History Treasure Tour of site of former railroad history, 1 mile hike over uneven terrain, for adults, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 21, $15, Cedar River Watershed Education Center, 19901 Cedar Falls Rd. S.E., North Bend; preregister (206-733-9421 or seattle.gov/util/EnvironmentConservation/Education/CedarRiverWatershed/ProgramsTours/index.htm).
“Sentinels of the Sound” Alki Beach Cleanup
SAT Bring work gloves if you have them, help remove litter from Alki Beach, information from Seal Sitters and PAWS Wildlife Center about the dangers of marine debris to wildlife, 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Alki Beach Statue of Liberty Plaza, 1702 Alki Ave S.W., Seattle; free, preregister (206-905-7325 or sealsitters.org/news/events_and_training.html).
Neighborhood Walking Ambassador training
SAT Information on becoming a volunteer for Feet First organization promoting walkable communities, 10 a.m. Saturday, Foster Library, 4060 S. 144th St., Tukwila (feetfirst.org).