West Seattle Blog… | WEST SEATTLE SATURDAY: 14 notes

(Friday Sunset, photographed by Jen Popp)

Welcome to the weekend! Here’s our list of what’s happening today/tonight:

ROAD WORK ALERT: Repaving works taking place today – here is the SDOT alert:

We return to West Marginal Way to pave the other side of the street which we paved in early February. Saturday and Sunday we will repave West Marginal Way SW between 2nd Ave SW and Highland Park Way SW. We plan to start this work early at 1 a.m. and finish it at 1 p.m. on both days. During working hours, we will restrict the area to southbound traffic only. Those driving north will follow a detour route that continues north on 2nd Ave SW to Highland Park Way and connects at the Highland Park Way/West Marginal Way intersection. The road will be fully open outside working hours.

ALKI BEACH CLEANING: Meet jessica and friends for the First Monthly Saturday Cleanse – supplies provided – 10 a.m. to noon, from 2452 Alki SW. More information in our calendar list.

POTTER CONSTRUCTION @ HOME SHOW: the Seattle Home Show goes on until tomorrow at Lumen Field Event Centerand potter construction (WSB sponsor) is one of the West Seattle participating companies. Show times today are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

LIVE MUSIC AT C&P COFFEE: 10:30 a.m.-noon, Marco de Carvalho and his friends perform at C&P Coffee Company (5612 California SW; WSB sponsor). No cover.

FREE WEEKLY WRITERS GROUP: Welcome to new participants. 10:30 a.m. – go here to register and get the meeting address. More details are in our calendar list.

VIETNAMESE CULTURAL CENTER: Open to visitors from noon to 3 p.m. as listed here. (2234 SW Orchard)

WINE TIME: Caves Viscon‘ (5910 California SW; WSB Sponsor) is open 1-6 p.m., for tasting or wine by the glass/bottle.

RALLY FOR BLACK LIVES: It’s happening outside Louisa Boren STEM K-8 this afternoon – here is the announcement sent to us:

On Saturday, March 5 from 2:00-4:00 p.m., there will be a PTA-sponsored Black Lives Matter rally to cap off STEM’s Black Lives Matter week of action. Please join us in front of the school to raise an affirmative voice for black lives. If you can, come with uplifting signs or posters to join us as we celebrate the Black Lives Matter movement. Be sure to wear a mask and respect social distancing at this event.

The school is at 5950 Delridge Way SW.

WELCOMING ARTISTS: 4-10 p.m., visit Cricket cider (2820 Alki SW) to meet Alaina Bryan and see his art, as previewed here.

SHELTER OPENING: If you or someone you know is homeless, the night shelter at West Seattle Veterans Center (3618 SW Alaska) reopens at 5 p.m. tonight.

OPEN MIC: Go play The West Seattle Spot (2920 SW Avalon Way), 6 p.m.!

‘A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD’: Second weekend for Twelfth Night Productions‘ presentation of this whimsical musical, 7:30 p.m. Youngstown Cultural Arts Center (4408 Delridge Way SW). Our schedule list includes the ticket link.

LIVE MUSIC AT SKYLARK: 8 p.m., Prismia, Kitty Junk, Buried Blonde. (3803 Delridge Way SW)

MARDI GRAS DRAG SHOW: special theme for Dolly Madison‘s show at Admiral pub (2306 California SW), 9 p.m.

Anything to add, for today/tonight or beyond? E-mail [email protected] – Thank you!