Foul weather, a group leader’s illness, insufficient sign-ups — many situations can cancel or cause schedule changes for events and outings. To be certain of your plans, always check before you go.
Vashon Sheepdog Classic
FRI-SUN National competition for working sheepdogs, fiber arts, local food vendors, beverage garden; some vendors accept only cash; 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 6-Sunday; proceeds benefit local youth organizations; Misty Isle Farms, Old Mill Road and Southwest 220th Street, Vashon; $15/June 7-9, ages 10 and younger free; space limited, advance tickets required (vashonsheepdogclassic.com).
Woodland Park Zoo Bear Affair
SAT Animal keeper talks for bears, wolves, raptors and more, learn what Pacific Northwest animals need to thrive in the wild and coexist with humans, with bear-safe tips, bears demonstrate what goes wrong when food and garbage aren’t stored properly, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $13.95-$22.95, ages 2 and younger free (206-548-2500 or zoo.org).
World Ocean Weekend, Seattle Aquarium
SAT-SUN World Ocean Weekend, activities and demonstrations to learn about the ocean and how to care for it, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, The Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Seattle; $19.95-$29.95 (206-386-4300 or seattleaquarium.org).
First Hill Fidos
JUNE 13 Neighborhood dog show with prizes, 6-8 p.m. June 13, Seneca Plaza, Freeway Park, 700 Seneca St., Seattle (firsthill.org).
FRI DJ, games, food and drink supporting Friends of the Children to connect youth with mentors, 7 p.m. Friday, Metropolist, 2931 First Ave. S., Seattle; $60-$80 (206-328-3535 or facebook.com/events/644622632642211).
Loop the Lupe
SAT 5K Obstacle Course featuring mud, walls, water, 11 a.m. Saturday; 5K Family Fun Run/Walk, 11:45 a.m.; Senior Saunter ages 65+ quarter-mile, 12:15 p.m.; Youth Dash 1K for ages 8 and younger, 1 p.m. Saturday; after party; sponsored by Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, proceeds support Walmesley Center social outreach projects to help people of all ages and backgrounds, Walt Hundley Playfield, 6920 34th Ave. S.W., Seattle; $15-$35 (loopthelupe.com).
Freedom Walk 5K to Fight Trafficking
SAT Genesis Project Seattle hosts walk; proceeds benefit drop-in center and emergency shelter for survivors of sex trafficking, 10 a.m. Saturday, The Corridor, 2819 S. 208th St., SeaTac; $30 (206-592-2362 or genesisnow.org/take-action/events).
NAMI Walk Washington
SAT National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) 5K fundraising walk, 8 a.m. Saturday, Marina Park, 25 Lake Shore Plaza, Kirkland; free, donations requested (namiwalks.org).
Renton First Responders Bowl
SAT Renton Police and Renton Regional Fire Authority meet for football game to benefit the Lionhardt Organization; free parking, food trucks, games and prizes, 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Renton Stadium, 405 N. Logan Ave., Renton; $10, ages 12 and younger free (rentonwa.gov/cms/one.aspx?pageId=7922757).
Furry 5K Fun Run/Walk to benefit Seattle Animal Shelter
SUN Race and walk, dogs welcome, followed by entertainment, music, vendors, Pet-a-Palooza dog demonstrations, pet costume contest, 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Seward Park, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle; $40-$45, additional donations and fundraising encouraged (furry5k.com).
Lake to Lake Bike Ride
SAT Recreational bike ride on roads, bike lanes and trails to and through parks, 9 mile or 22 mile courses, 8 a.m. Saturday, Robinswood Community Park, 2432 148th Ave. S.E., Bellevue; $15 (425-452-4882 or parks.bellevuewa.gov/special-events/lake-to-lake-bike-ride).
Evergreen Mountain Bike Festival
SAT-SUN Vendors, bike demos, group trail rides, bike skills clinics, kids’ events, Jump Show, beer garden, food vendors, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Duthie Hill Mountain Bike Park, Duthie Hill Road, Issaquah; free admission to venue, $40/day for bike demos and organized events, ages 9 and young free (evergreenmtbfestival.com).
Shilshole Boatfest: Seas the Bay
SAT Sailboat and powerboat rides, kids’ mini sailing lessons, kayaking, paddleboarding, boat tours, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Shilshole Bay Marina, 7001 Seaview Ave. N.W., Seattle (portseattle.org).
Lake Union Cruises on the SS Virginia V
SAT One hour, narrated vintage steamship rides, 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday, Center for Wooden Boats, 1010 Valley St., Seattle; $15-$20, ages 12 and younger free; walk-in registration an hour before if space available (cwb.org/calendar/steamship-saturdays-june8).
Swing It Saturday Dance
SAT Lesson, 7:30 p.m., dance to live swing music, bar, ages 21+, 8:15 p.m. Saturday, Polish Cultural Center, 1714 18th Ave., Seattle; $15 (206-909-3365 or swingitseattle.com/events).
Sno-King International Folk Dance Club
SAT Folk dances from many countries, 7 p.m. Saturday, Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; $8 (snoking.org).
Maple Valley Days
FRI-SUN Parade, 10 a.m. Saturday, Witte Road; carnival, vendors, entertainment, 3-8 p.m. Friday, carnival until 10 p.m.; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; Artsfest, noon-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; Lake Wilderness Lodge, 22500 S.E. 248th St., Maple Valley; limited on-site parking $10, cash only; free shuttle from Lake Wilderness Elementary School and Rock Creek Elementary School (maplevalleydays.com).
Sorticulture Garden and Arts Festival
FRI-SUN Art for the garden, specialty plants, display gardens, plant experts, live music, food trucks, wine garden, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Legion Memorial Park, 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett; free parking and shuttle from Everett Community College (everettwa.gov/823/Sorticulture-Garden-Arts-Festival).
Brass Screw Confederacy Steampunk Festival
FRI-SUN Brass Screw Confederacy’s eighth annual adventure; entertainment including Professor Elemental chap rap, Hot Damn Scandal, Ranger and the Re-arrangers; Augmented Reality Steampunk future with Magic Leap’s Dr. Grordbort’s Invaders, Brass Screw Fashion Show; Tactical Croquet, NerfWars, lectures, magic shows, Bodger Exhibition, Friday-Sunday, Port Townsend; $30-$85 (brassscrew.org).
Indigenous People Festival
SAT Native peoples of the Northwest share their traditions with music, dance, drama, arts and food, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Seattle Center, Seattle (206-684-7200 or sihb.org).
Othello Summer Celebration
SAT Performances, crafts, carnival games, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Othello Square, 7301 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way S., Seattle; chicken petting zoo, hot dogs, ice cream, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturady, The Beet Box, 6901 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way S., Seattle; Bike Rodeo, bike ride, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, John C. Little Park, 6961 37th Ave. S., Seattle (coopartnerships.org/community-events/2019/6/8/othello-summer-celebration).
Fall City Day
SAT Pancake breakfast, 7:30-10:30 a.m., fun run (kids’ run, 5K, and 10K), 9 a.m., kiddie parade, main parade, 11 a.m.; entertainment for all ages, ducky derby, arts and crafts vendors, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Fall City (fallcity.org/fall-city-day.html).
Kitsap Medieval Faire
SAT Great Barony of Dragon’s Laire journey through the Middle Ages, tournament battles, Artisan’s Village, blacksmiths, potters, scribes, and cooks demonstration their skills, bards and minstrels, food vendors, Merchants Row crafts, clothing, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Norseland, 8707 S.W. Sentinel Peak Way, Bremerton; $10, ages 17 and younger free (kitsapmedievalfaire.org).
Marysville Strawberry Festival
SAT-JUNE 16 Kids Day entertainment, activities, characters, food vendors, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Asbery Field; carnival, 4-10 p.m. June 13, 4-11 p.m. June 14, noon-11 p.m. June 15, 1-5 p.m. June 16, Marysville Middle School; Twilight Grand Parade, 7:45 p.m. June 15, Marysville (360-659-7664 or maryfest.org).
SUN Entertainment, food vendors, carnival games, arts and crafts vendors, power tool races, beer and wine gardens, noon-10 p.m. Sunday, Georgetown historic business district, Airport Way South, Seattle (georgetownmerchants.org/georgetown-carnival.htm).
St. Thomas More Intercultural Festival
SUN African, Filipino, Irish, Mexican, Scottish and Vietnamese music and entertainment, carnival games, food vendors, costumed Parade of Nations, educational programs, raffle, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 6511 176th St. S.W., Lynnwood (425-743-2929 or stmp.org).
Edmonds Arts Festival
PLAN AHEAD Art display and sale, meet artists, student art displays, kids’ art activities, performing arts, food vendors, artists in action, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. June 14-15, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 16, Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds (edmondsartsfestival.com).
PLAN AHEAD Entertainment on three stages, two food courts, beer and wine gardens, 200 craft and commercial vendors, educational exhibits, antique tractor display, inflatables, classic Buick car show; noon-9 p.m. June 14, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. June 15, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 16, downtown Puyallup (puyallupmainstreet.com/events/meeker-days).
Washington Brewers Festival
PLAN AHEAD Sample beers from 100 Washington breweries, food trucks, music stage, wine/cider, all-ages activities; 4-9:30 p.m. June 14, ages 21+ only; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. June 15, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. June 16, for all ages, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond; $25-$40. ages under 21 free (washingtonbeer.com/festivals/washington-brewers-festival.php).
Festival Sundiata presents Black Arts Fest
PLAN AHEAD Sharing African American culture with entertainment featuring hip-hop, dance and gospel, visual arts, soul food, exhibits, marketplace, June 15-16, Seattle Center, Seattle (206-684-7200 or festivalsundiata.org).
Olympic Air Show
PLAN AHEAD Air show and heritage aircraft display featuring World War II, Korea and Vietnam era, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 15-16, Olympic Flight Museum, 7637 Old Hwy. 99 S.E., Olympia; $15-$20 (olympicairshow.com).
National Donut Day, Mighty-O Donuts
FRI Ten percent of all sales benefit LunchDebt.org to eliminate students’ school lunch debt, Mighty-O Donuts, 2110 N. 55th St.; 1555 N.W. Market St.; 1400 12th Ave.; 1812 Boren Ave.; 1000 Second Ave., Seattle (mightyo.com).
2nd Saturday Wine Night
SAT Wine tasting paired with the colors and mood of sunset and twilight, 8 p.m. Saturday, The Knife Room at Nordo, 103 S. Main St., Seattle; $27 (206-209-2002 or CafeNordo.com).
Associated Vintners Wine Tasting and Sale
SUN Winemaker tasting, sample, limited editions; arts, crafts and food vendors; meet winemakers from around the country and around the world, 3 p.m. Sunday, The Foundry by Herban Feast, 4130 First Ave. S., Seattle; $40 (eventbrite.com/e/associated-vintners-wine-tasting-sale-tickets-61327616552).
West Seattle .5k
PLAN AHEAD Beer and snacks at seven restaurants and bars in .5k walk around the Junction, proceeds benefit Junction community events; 1-4 p.m. June 15, The Beer Junction, 4511 California Ave. S.W., Seattle; $45 (wsjunction.org/blog/west-seattle-5k).
Spring Supper Scampagnata
PLAN AHEAD Farm-to-table dinner, proceeds benefit Slow Food Seattle, 5 p.m. June 15, Bella Luna Farms, 18432 Snohomish Ave., Snohomish; $40-$160 (eventbrite.com/e/spring-supper-at-bella-luna-farms-tickets-62010526153).
Father’s Day Brunch/Barbecue Cruises
PLAN AHEAD Buffet, narration of sights on Lake Union and Lake Washington, 11 a.m. June 16, $41.99-$86.99, ages 4 and younger free; barbecue buffet cruise, 4 p.m. June 16, $39.99-$83.99, ages 4 and younger free; Waterways Cruises, 2441 N. Northlake Way, Seattle (206-223-2060 or waterwayscruises.com).
Father’s Day on Blake Island
PLAN AHEAD Boat ride to Tillicum longhouse on Blake Island with barbecue buffet, guided indoor and outdoor activities, entertainment, games, 11:30 a.m. June 16, Argosy Cruises, 1101 Alaskan Way, Seattle; $49.95-$99.95 (argosycruises.com/argosy-cruises/fathers-day-on-blake-island).
Plant Your Own Herb Garden
SAT Learn about planting herbs, 11 a.m. Saturday, Beacon Hill Food Forest, South Dakota Street and 16th Avenue South, Seattle; $5-$30 (beaconfoodforest.org).
Stop & Smell The Roses
SAT How to care for roses, see roses in bloom, 10 a.m. Saturday, Sunnyside Nursery, 3915 Sunnyside Blvd., Marysville (425-334-2002 or sunnysidenursery.net).
Butterflies and Garden Habitat
TUE Species of butterflies found locally, overview of the best native flowering shrubs and wildflowers for attracting butterflies, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St., Bellevue; free (206-527-3210 or facebook.com/events/688786611523003).
FRI Showcase skills, prizes for the top three participants of each division, helmet required; spectators welcome; 5 p.m. Friday, register 4:30-5 p.m., Sammamish Commons Plaza, 801 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish; $5 (sammamish.us/event?id=51812).
Worldwide Knit in Public Day
SAT All ages welcome, bring a knitting project and join other knitters in a celebration, refreshments provided, 1 p.m. Saturday, Woodinville Library, 17105 Avondale Road N.E., Woodinville (425-788-0733 or kcls.org).
Audubon + Canon: Birds in Focus
PLAN AHEAD Audubon + Canon guided bird walk with Canon photography pro to try out cameras, lenses, and binoculars, learn photo tips and tricks, see raptors at live bird demonstration, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. June 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 16, Seward Park Audubon Center, 5902 Lake Washington Boulevard S., Seattle; $15 (120-665-2244 or sewardpark.audubon.org/events/audubon-canon-birds-focus).
Fenders on Front Street Car Show
PLAN AHEAD 14th annual car show with hundreds of classic and vintage cars and motorcycles, music, food trucks, vendors, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. June 16, downtown Issaquah (fendersonfrontstreet.com).
Fire Day at MOHAI
SAT Celebrate the 130th anniversary of the Great Seattle Fire with MOHAI and the Seattle Fire Department, kids can try on gear, learn fire safety tips and tricks, climb aboard a working fire engine, explore hands-on artifacts and historic fire equipment, meet local firefighters, craft activities, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; free Grand Atrium admission during event hours (206-324-1126 or mohai.org/event/fire-day-at-mohai).
Family History Day, Washington State History Museum
SAT Train themed events for all ages, see model train, play with toy trains, learn about Washington’s railroad history, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; $11-$14, ages 5 and younger free (253-272-3500 or washingtonhistory.org).
Pioneer Association of the State of Washington
SUN Open house of depository and museum for historical memorabilia, photographs, books and other records from the Washington Territory and early statehood period, 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Pioneer Hall, 1642 43rd Ave. E., Seattle (wapioneers.com).
“Victorian Radicals: From the Pre-Raphaelites to the Arts & Crafts Movement” Opening Celebration
JUNE 13 Free public opening with musical performances and art activities to celebrate exhibition of 150 paintings, drawings, books, sculptures, textiles, stained glass and other decorative arts exploring how three generations of rebellious British artists and designers responded to a time of social upheaval, 5-9 p.m. June 13, free, online reservations requested; regular hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays-Mondays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 8, $19.99-$29.99, ages 14 and younger and military with ID free, Seattle Art Museum, 1300 First Ave., Seattle (206-654-3100 or seattleartmuseum.org).
LeMay Motorcycle Days
JUNE 13-23 200+ vintage & specialty motorcycles for special display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily June 13-23, LeMay Marymount Event Center, 325 152nd St. E., Tacoma; $15 (253-272-2336 or lemaymarymount.org/marymount-motorcycle-week).
“Seattle Style: Fashion/Function”
ONGOING Exhibit of Northwest regional style showcasing MOHAI’s clothing collection, through Oct. 14, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; tours available weekdays and Saturdays by reservation; Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $15.95-$19.95 ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai.org).
“Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission”
ONGOING Artifacts from the mission and other spaceflight treasures, programs and celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the first landing on the Moon, through Sept. 2; ongoing exhibits of aircraft, spacecraft, Kids’ Flight Zone, Personal Courage Wing history of World War I and World War II, William E. Boeing Red Barn, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $16-$25, “Destination Moon” additional $10 (206-764-5700 or museumofflight.org).
Beach Naturalist Program
SAT See Puget Sound’s marine plants and animals at low tide and learn about them from beach naturalists; 2-4 p.m. Saturday; Olympic Sculpture Park, Carkeek Park, Lincoln Park, South Alki, Seattle; Richmond Beach, Shoreline; Seahurst Park, Burien; Des Moines Beach and Saltwater State Park, Des Moines (seattleaquarium.org/beach-naturalist-program).
Lake Hills Greenbelt Ranger Walks
SAT Walk to learn about local history, plants and wildlife, for all ages, 2 p.m. Saturdays, Lake Hills Greenbelt, 15416 S.E. 16th St., Bellevue (425-452-6993 or parks.bellevuewa.gov/nature-and-environment).
Active Galactic Nuclei: Quasars & Blazars & Seyferts, Oh My!
SAT Join Chief Scientist Steve Ruhl for a look at some of the brightest and most dynamic objects in the universe; if the sky is clear, astronomers will be on hand with telescopes, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Edwin E. Ritchie Observatory, Battle Point Park, 11299 Arrow Point Dr. N.E., Battle Point Park, Bainbridge Island; $2 (206-842-9152 or bpastro.org).
State Parks Free Days
SAT-SUN Free day use at all state parks, no Discover Pass required; National Get Outdoors Day Saturday, Fishing Day Sunday (discoverpass.wa.gov/136/State-Parks-Free-Days).
Celebration of Thornton Creek Watershed Restoration
SUN Live music, food vendors, tours of creek salmon restoration project, children’s nature activities, guided bird walk, 2-6 p.m. Sunday, Meadowbrook Pond, 35th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 107th Street, Seattle; free (thornton-creek-alliance.org).
Hour for the Ocean Beach Clean-up
SUN Seattle Aquarium, Puget Soundkeeper Alliance and Seattle Parks host beach and waterway clean-ups throughout Puget Sound, join small groups throughout King County and beyond or organize your own, 10 a.m. Sunday; preregister (seattleaquarium.org/events/hour-ocean).
Evening Nature Walk
PLAN AHEAD Adults-only one-mile hike to learn about animals at night, 8:30 p.m. June 14, Lewis Creek Park and Visitor Center, 5808 Lakemont Blvd. S.E., Bellevue; preregistration required (425-452-4195 or parks.bellevuewa.gov/nature-and-environment).
Pride Month Activities
White Center LGBTQ+ Pride
FRI-SUN Celebrations at bars and restaurants around the White Center neighborhood, including Sunday Funday Gay Pride Fair local vendors, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Future Primitive Brewery, 9832 14th Ave. S.W., Seattle (whitecenterpride.org).
Volunteer Park Pride Festival
SAT Seattle Pride celebration of queer arts, music, performance and culture, with beer garden, music stage, food trucks, craft fair, information, for all ages, noon-7 p.m. Saturday, Volunteer Park, 1247 15th Ave. E., Seattle (seattlepride.org).
There Goes the Gayborhood Historic Seattle Panel Discussion
SAT Discussion on the history of LGBTQ spaces and the changing nature of our city, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Seattle Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Seattle; registration requested, not required (206-386-4636 or historicseattle.org).
Let’s Go Birding Together (LGBT) Family Style
SUN Celebrate Pride month, guided park walk to look and listen for birds with an inclusive group of families, for adults and kids ages 10 and older, 10 a.m.-noon Sunday, Seward Park Audubon Center, 5902 Lake Washington Boulevard S., Seattle; $7, preregister (206-652-2444 or sewardpark.audubon.org/events/programs).
Skyview Observatory Pride Month
ONGOING Queer Art Show featuring work by many artists, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. daily through June 30; Drag Queen Bingo, 6-18 p.m. June 13 and 20; Columbia Center 73rd floor, 701 Fifth Ave., Seattle; $14-$22, ages four and younger free (skyviewobservatory.com/en-US).
St. Jude Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon & 1/2 Marathon Weekend
FRI-SUN New Marathon and Half Marathon courses through Seattle neighborhoods, beginning and ending at Seattle Center, 6:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m. Sunday; High-Flying 5K through the Museum of Flight, 9-11 a.m. Saturday; Health & Fitness Expo, noon-7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, CenturyLink Field Event Center, Seattle; $59-$128 (runrocknroll.com/en/Events/Seattle/The-Weekend/Schedule).
Dress for Success Summer Sale
FRI Bargains on new and lightly used clothes, most priced between $5-$15 with Boutique of designer finds $15-$45, bring your own bag, proceeds benefit workforce development programs at Dress for Success Seattle; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. June 6, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Dress for Success Seattle, 1118 Fifth Ave., Seattle; free (206-461-4472 or dressforsuccess.org).
Phinney Neighborhood Farmers Market
FRI Opening day of the season, local produce, food vendors, 3:30-7:30 p.m. Fridays, Phinney Neighborhood Center upper lot, North 67th Street and Phinney Avenue North, Seattle (seattlefarmersmarkets.org/markets/phinney).
PhinneyWood Garage Sale Day
SAT More than 100 yard sales throughout the neighborhood, hours vary Saturday; flea market, tool sale, Goodwill donations accepting, electronics recycling, bring plants, pots, gardening books and tools to exchange, or pick up some new plants for free, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; shredding truck for up to four boxes of paper, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle (206-783-2244 or phinneycenter.org/calendar/garage-sale-day-19).
Sewing and Quilting Rummage Sale
SAT Sale of quilts, quilt tops, books, notions and fabric, to benefit to Stone Soup Quilting Ministry to provides handmade quilts to UW Medical Center; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, North Seattle Friends Church, 7740 24th Ave. N.E., Seattle (206-525-8800 or northseattlefriends.org).
Antique Doll & Toy Market
SUN Dolls, accessories, teddy bears, miniatures from the 1800s through Friday, doll repair and verbal appraisals available, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Embassy Suites, 20610 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood; $9 (www.facebook.com/Antique-Doll-Toy-Market-436495419823733/?ref=bookmarks).
Summer Sundays on Park Lane
SUN Pedestrian-only plaza on Park Lane with sidewalk shopping, dining and entertainment, 7 a.m.-11:30 p.m. Sundays, Kirkland (explorekirkland.com).
Dragon Boat Festival
FRI Story about the legend of Dragon Boat Festival, Chinese dances and music, and make traditional crafts, chef demonstration, all ages welcome, 6:30 p.m. Friday, King County Library Service Center, 960 Newport Way N.W., Issaquah (425-392-5430 or kcls.org).
Summer Reading Kick-Off, Des Moines
SAT Family program, all ages welcome with adult; science magic show, space-inspired crafts, 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Woodmont Library, 26809 Pacific Hwy. S., Des Moines (253-839-0121 or kcls.org).
Summer Reading Kick-Off/Rainbow Carnival, Renton
SAT Summer Reading Kick-Off Space Odyssey Science Show by Pacific Science Center Science on Wheels for ages 5-14, 11 a.m.; celebrate Pride month with carnival for all ages, 2 p.m. Saturday, Renton Branch, King County Library, 100 Mill Ave. S., Renton (425-226-6043 or kcls.org).
Camlann Village Life Days
SAT-SUN Medieval villagers discuss their life in 14th century England, Craft Shops, noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Camlann Medieval Village, 10320 Kelly Road N.E., Carnation; $5 (camlann.org/villagelife.htm).
Wear Orange Rally and I-90 Bridge Walk to End Gun Violence
SUN All-ages event to honor those affected by gun violence, rally with presentations from activist survivors of gun violence, 10 a.m., I-90 Bridge Walk, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sunday, Sam Smith Park, 1400 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S., Seattle (tinyurl/WAWearOrange).
Second Sunday Skating
SUN Free skating for all ages including free skate rental, bake sale, games, 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Magnuson Community Center, 7110 62nd Ave. N.E., Seattle (206-684-7026).
Crosscut News & Brews — 2020 Visions
JUNE 13 2020 Visions: Presidential Election Predictions and Projections, 6 p.m. June 13, Fremont Abbey Arts Center, 4272 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle; $20 (206-443-5476 or crosscut.com/event/crosscut-news-brews-presents-2020-visions-presidential-election-predictions-and-projections).
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America Educating America National Tour
JUNE 13 Educational conference, free memory screenings, open to families affected by Alzheimer’s disease, caregivers and anyone interested in learning more about it, 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 13, Columbia Tower Club, 701 Fifth Ave., Seattle; free (alzfdn.org/event/educating-america-tour-washington).
Space Odyssey Exhibit and Summer Reading Kick-Off, Snoqualmie
JUNE 13 Take a celestial journey to explore meteorites, constellations and Jupiter’s storms, presented by Pacific Science Center Science on Wheels for ages 5 and older with adult, 5 p.m. June 13, Snoqualmie Library, 38580 S.E. River St., Snoqualmie (425-888-1223 or kcls.org).
Words, Writers and West Seattle
JUNE 13 Historian David Buerge discusses his book “Chief Seattle And The Town That Took His Name,” 6 p.m. June 13, Southwest Branch Library, 9010 35th Ave. S.W., Seattle (206-290-8315 or loghousemuseum.org).
Open house and tours, Georgetown Steam Plant
SAT June is the anniversary month of the steam plant firing up the first time back in 1906, join Seattle City Light to celebrate 112 years of this National Historic Landmark, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free guided tours at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, Georgetown Steam Plant, 6605 13th Ave. S., Seattle; free (206-763-2542 or georgetownsteamplant.org).
Pike Place Market Tours
SAT Tour the Market’s main shopping areas and back passageways as you learn about history, unique artwork, and hidden features, 8:30-10 a.m. Saturdays, Pike Place Market, Seattle; $8-$15, advance purchase required (206-409-8145 or friendsofthemarket.net/events-tours/tours).
Sixteenth Annual Seven Hills Walk
SAT Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association hosts slow-paced walk discussing Seattle history and Scandinavian landmarks including Queen Anne, Denny, Capitol, Second, First, Yesler and Beacon Hills, lunch stop at Virginia Mason Hospital, no host or bring your own; return to start via Metro bus, 9 a.m. Saturday, Kerry Park and Viewpoint, 211 W. Highland Drive, Seattle; $5, preregister or pay at start of walk (206-782-5374 or eventbrite.com).