• 1K Tot Trot
  • 2012 Emerald City Reptile Expo,Unveiling of Alaskan tugboat propeller industrial sculpture
  • Purple Prom event
  • 9th Annual Seven Hills Walk
  • Low Cost Life Jacket Sales


1K Tot Trot
What: Magnuson Community Center will host the annual Fun Run for Tots ages 3 to 5. The Trot will feature warm-ups and stretches, awards, treats, t-shirts and surprise.
When: May 24, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Magnuson Community Center (7110 62nd Ave. N.E. Seattle WA 98115)
Price: $18
Info: Call 206-684-7026 to register by May 23

2012 Emerald City Reptile Expo
What: The Emerald City Reptile Expo will be participating in the Seattle Science Festival Expo Day, in conjunction with The Seattle Center’s 50th Anniversary Celebration. The Northwest’s very own “Predators of the Heart” will also present daily shows in the Expo.
When: June 2
Where: Seattle Center Exhibition Hall (305 Harrison Street Seattle WA 98109)
Price: General: $10.00/day, Seniors: $6.00/day, Children 10 & under: Free
(Tickets will be sold at the door only.)
Info: emeraldcityreptileexpo.com

Unveiling of Alaskan tugboat propeller industrial sculpture
What: Seattle Parks and Recreation invites the community to the unveiling of an Alaskan tugboat propeller industrial sculpture. This artwork is in tribute to the city’s maritime tradition.
When: May 20, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Where: North Passage Point Park (600 N.E. Northlake Way Seattle WA 98105)
Price: Free
Info: Contact Linda Hubert at 206-386-1959 or linda.hubert@seattle.gov

Purple Prom event
What: Seattle Parks and Recreation and Born This Way Kafé are hosting the Purple Prom which is an event for queer youth of color, all queer youth, friends, and allies, ages up to 20 years old. The evening offers live DJs, a great dancing opportunity, food and fun.
When: May 19, 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Where: Miller Community Center (330 19th Ave. E. Seattle WA 98112)
Price: To get free tickets, visit brownpapertickets.com/event/243179
Info: Contact randy.wiger@seattle.gov or visit facebook.com/SeattleParksCOD

9th Annual Seven Hills Walk
What: Seattle Parks and Recreation’s Sound Steps Program and the Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association are co-sponsoring the 9th Annual Seven Hills Walk. This guided walk will stop at each of Seattle’s original seven hills to examine Scandinavian landmarks.
When: May 19, 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Kerry Park and Viewpoint (211 W. Highland Dr. Seattle WA 98119)
Price: FREE
Info: Call Dan Kaylor at 206-782-5374

Low Cost Life Jacket Sales
Seattle Parks and Recreation will hold sales of low cost life jackets one Saturday a month from May through September at Evans Pool, 7201 E. Green Lake Dr. N. The cost for life jackets, sizes infant to youth large is $20, and for teens to adult size XXL is $30. All sales are final. No refunds, no returns. Purchasers under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.


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