Arts & Culture

Rainbow Bingo Brunch! Beach Blanket Edition.

Saturday, July 20th, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.

Seas the day at this beach-themed Rainbow Bingo Brunch, hostessed by Sylvia O’Stayformore and friends!

Your ticket gets you 10 bingo cards and a dauber. Food, booze and raffle tickets also available. This is a 21+ event.

You’re shore to have a fabulous time! Wear your shorts and aloha shirt! Oh buoy!

$20 per ticket, Advance registration required!

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Classic Movies with Scarecrow Video: Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Wednesday, July 17th, 3:30 pm —6:00 pm.

Scarecrow Video, a local nonprofit film organization, brings a monthly film series to WCSC! Each screening will be followed by a discussion led by one of their resident film experts. Popcorn and drinks provided!

Austrian actress Hedy Lamarr fled an oppressive marriage to create a name for herself as one of Hollywood’s top leading ladies in the 1940s. Behind the glamour and sex appeal, though, was a talented and inquisitive inventor who created a radio system that is now considered the basis of Bluetooth technology.

$2 members, $4 public. Advance registration appreciated.

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Silver Kite Intergenerational Theater: Boxes

Tuesday, April 30th, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m

Boxes is an original theater performance created by an intergenerational cast of performers (ages 23-69) who use music, dramatic scenes, monologues, and dance to explore the many types of boxes we encounter in our everyday lives. Produced by Silver Kite Community Arts with support from 4Culture, this performance is a sometimes poignant, sometimes funny exploration of the personal experiences that bring us together, generational differences aside.

Free. Advanced registration appreciated.

Learn More Or Call to Register: 206.461.7825

Writing Group: “Letting Go”

Tuesday, April 23rd, 3:30 – 5 p.m.

Join Rebecca Crichton, ED of Northwest Center for Creative Aging to explore the important issue of what ‘Letting Go’ means to us. Using discussion and writing, we will inquire about the ‘stuff’ in our lives.  Whether it is the things we own or the personal stories we carry, this topic yields rewards, not the least of which is a sense of spaciousness and understanding. Sharing (if we choose) what we write deepens connections and insights.

$8 members, $10 public. Advanced registration appreciated

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Mix & Match Art Series: Colored and Watercolor Pencils

Thursday, April 18th, 1 – 3:30 p.m

You are invited to join local artist and WCSC member Cynthia Yatchman for a supportive and relaxing art-filled afternoon delving into these two wonderful mediums. For some inspiration, we will being by looking at what contemporary artists are doing in their own colored pencil work, then move on to some simple exercises to learn basic techniques. We will end by working on some small frame-worthy pieces to take home.

$10 members, $15 public. Advanced registration required.

Learn More Or Call to Register: 206.461.7825

Classic Movie with Scarecrow Video: Destry Rides Again

Wednesday, April 17th, 3:30 – 6:00 p.m.

Scarecrow Video, a local nonprofit film organization, brings a monthly classic film series to WCSC! Each screening will be followed by a discussion led by one of their resident film experts. Popcorn and drinks provided!

Destry Rides Again (1939) — Directed by George Marshall. When a tough western town needs taming, the mild-mannered son of a hard-nosed sheriff gets the job.

$2 members, $4 public. Advance registration appreciated.

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Book Group

1st Tuesday in March, 1 – 2 p.m.

Thought-provoking discussion on interesting books provided by Washington Center for the Book. Facilitated by Chandler Clifton.

$2 members, $4 public. Group currently full. Call to join wait-list, WCSC members have priority.

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Wisdom Cafe – Discussion Group

Fourth Tuesday of Each Month, 3:30-5 PM

Come share your wisdom! These cafés provide an opportunity to converse and connect with others in discussions of universal topics such as gratitude, legacy, happiness, and what gives life meaning. Come for one session or more in a facilitated small group conversation. Connect with others, build community and enjoy our shared wisdom!

$8 members, $10 public.  Advanced registration appreciated.

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Classic Movie with Scarecrow Video: The Lady in the Van

Wednesday, March 13th, 3:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Scarecrow Video, a local nonprofit film organization, brings a monthly classic film series to WCSC! Each screening will be followed by a discussion led by one of their resident film experts. Popcorn and drinks provided!

Special Showing! Followed by a facilitated discussion with WCSC Social Worker Denise Malm.

The Lady In The Van (2015)—This Golden Globe-nominated film tells the true story of author and playwright Alan Bennett’s strained friendship with Miss Mary Shepherd, portrayed by actress Maggie Smith, an eccentric homeless woman whom Bennett befriended in the 1970s.

$2 members, $4 public. Advance registration appreciated.

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Classic Movie: Mildred Pierce

Wednesday, February 13th, 3:30 – 6 p.m.

Scarecrow Video, a local nonprofit film organization, brings a monthly classic film series to WCSC! Each screening will be followed by a discussion led by one of their resident film experts. Popcorn and drinks provided!

Mildred Pierce (1945) – Based on a scandalous novel, Mildred Pierce is one of the best film noirs to come out of Warner Brothers Studios during the 1940’s. Joan Crawford shines in this role as a loving matriarch with a steely spine, and was awarded the 1945 Oscar for Best Actress for her performance.

$2 members / $4 public. Advance registration appreciated.

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