- Sustainable South Seattle emails us that Sound Transit, Transportation Choices and Futurewise will present future transit plans for South Seattle in a meeting next Wednesday, February 11, from 6:00 – 7:30 pm at the Columbia Library.
- SEEDArts is offering a public art workshop for youth (fifth grade and up) to create a glass tile mosaic for a the entrance of the new Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club on Martin Luther King Jr. Way South. Workshops will meet on Thursdays from 4:30 – 5:15 (seventh grade and up) and 5:15 – 6:15 (fifth and sixth grade) until June 4. For information, contact Abbey Norris, Public Art Manager, (206) 760-4289.
- Blogging Georgetown notes an eagle sighting on Carleton Avenue South. Might the eagle visit us on the Hill? Keep your eyes open.
- The P-I has a lovely “Where Are They Now?” story about one-time Cleveland High School three-sport star David Seguro, who is one of only three people since 1919 to achieve first-team, all-conference recognition in football, basketball, and baseball, and the most recent to achieve that distinction.
Don’t have a lantern to carry? Fear not. This Saturday is a free lantern-making workshop to prepare for the solstice event. Bring a large tin can that has been filled with water and frozen solid. (Rumor has it, it’s going to be cold this weekend. The freezing part might be easy.) The workshop is open to all ages, and it’s from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Rainier Valley Cultural Center, 3515 South Alaska Street.
For more information about this event, contact Abbey Norris, Public Art Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org, (206) 760-4289.
Correction:The original post had the correct date, but incorrect day.
The Rainier Valley Post reports that Cleveland High School students are currently involved in a project to design and create a 9 x 31 foot mural for the school’s entryway, with help from SEED’s Public Art Program and Urban Artworks. You can see the mural and celebrate the achievement at a community celebration of the completed work on
Saturday Thursday, November 20, from 3:30 to 4:30 pm at Cleveland. More information, including photos, at the Rainier Valley Post.