YOGA FROM THE WEB
The Queen Anne Community Center (1901 First Ave. W.) is offering its new Yoga from the Web class, with instructional videos and more, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Information: (206) 386-4240
TOAST OF THE TOWN TOASTMASTERS
Toast of the Town Toastmasters meet on Thursdays to practice public speaking skills in a friendly and welcoming environment. The meetings take place 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Queen Anne United Methodist Church (1606 Fifth Ave. W.). Information at www.toastofthetowntoastmasters.org
BALLARD HIGH SCHOOL SPRING MUSICAL
The Ballard Playmakers will present the musical “Children of Eden” on Thursdays, March 3 and 10, from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Performances take place at the Ballard High School (1418 N.W. 65th St.). Tickets/information: www.showtix4u.com
SEATTLE PACIFIC UNIVERSITY CONCERTS
Seattle Pacific University music groups will perform in a series of free music events: Men’s and Women’s Choir, on Friday, March 4, at 7:30 p.m. at First Free Methodist Church (3200 Third Ave. W.); Winter Percussion Ensemble, on Tuesday, March 8, at 7:30 p.m. at McKinley Hall (3307 Third Ave. W.); Concert and Chamber Choir, on March 11, at 7:30 p.m. at First Free Methodist Church. Information: (206) 281-2205
HELPLINE COMMUNITY FORUMS
The Queen Anne Helpline will have several community forums to gather input about and share the agency’s mission. They will take place at the Helpline’s office (311 W. McGraw St.) on Friday, March 4, from 8 to 9 p.m.; March 16, from 2 to 3 p.m.; and March 23, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. RSVP: (206) 282-1540 or Lisa@queenannehelpline.org
UNPLUG AND PLAY
The Magnolia Library (2801 34th Ave. W.) invites community members to turn off their electronic devices and spend an afternoon of board games and coloring pages for Unplay and Play, on Saturday, March 5, from 1 to 5 p.m. Information: (206) 386-4225
ALZHEIMER’S LGBT CAREGIVER GROUP
The Alzheimer’s Association hosts an LGBT caregiver support group on March 8 (second Tuesday), from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Uptown. Information: Jan Leonard, (206) 794-4047 or www.alzwa.org
UPTOWN ALLIANCE MEETING
The Uptown Alliance will meet on March 10 (second Thursday every other month). The meeting will start at 7 p.m. in the Expo Apartments’ community room (118 Republican St.).
The Interbay Artwalk takes place March 11 (second Friday), with various artists at Interbay Worklofts (1631 15th Ave. W.). Information: www.grayskygallery.com/#/artwalk
QUEEN ANNE MEANINGFUL MOVIES
Queen Anne Meaningful Movies will have its next screening, of “Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequality,” on March 12 (second Saturday), starting at 7 p.m. at the Queen Anne United Methodist Church (1606 Fifth Ave. W.). Donation. Information: meaningfulmovies.org/neighborhoods/queen-anne
MAGNOLIA/QUEEN ANNE DISTRICT COUNCIL
The district council will meet next on March 14, from 7 to 9 p.m. (second Monday of each month, except August and November. Locations alternate between Magnolia and Queen Anne. Information: Laurie Ames, (206) 684-0320 or firstname.lastname@example.org
PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PREVIEW
The Pacific Northwest Ballet will prevent its upcoming “Director’s Choice” performances with a lecture on March 15, from noon to 1 p.m., at the Central Library (1000 Fourth Ave.). Information: (206) 386-4636
ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP
The Alzheimer’s Association hosts a caregiver support group on March 15 (third Tuesday), from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at 100 W. Harrison St., Suite N200 (North Tower). Information: Linda Whiteside, (206) 529-3875 or www.alzwa.org
UPTOWN ART WALK
The Uptown Art Walk has a rotating group of merchants featuring artists and vendors, on the third Thursday of the month, from 6 to 8 p.m.; the next one takes place March 17. Information: www.uptownartwalk.org
Explore the social media startup Picadipity, which provides storytelling capabilities including media and content, on March 19, from noon to 4 p.m. at the Magnolia Library (2801 34th Ave. W.).
EXPEDIA OPEN HOUSE
Learn about Expedia’s new Interbay campus during an open house on March 22, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Magnolia United Church of Christ (3555 W. McGraw St.). Presentation, 7-7:30 p.m.
PIANIST TALMAN WELLE IN CONCERT
Magnolia pianist Talman Welle will perform in concert on March 26 at 7 p.m. at the Steinway Piano Gallery of Seattle (1218 Third Ave.).
FREE TAX PREPARATION, E-FILING
IRS-certified tax counselors will assist taxpayers in preparing and e-filing tax returns on Fridays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., through April 15, at the Magnolia Community Center (2550 34th Ave. W.). Appointment: (206) 386-4235. Also available on drop-in basis on Wednesdays, noon to 5 p.m., through April 13; and Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m., through April 16, at the Queen Anne Library (400 W. Garfield St.). No age or income restrictions; tax forms must be started one hour before closing.
GREAT DECISIONS DISCUSSION GROUP
Great Decisions, a foreign policy discussion group, will meets every other Tuesday for eight free sessions, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. through May 31, at the Magnolia Library (2801 34th Ave. W.). Topics include Middle East alliances, ISIS, the Kurds, migration, the Koreas, the United Nations, climate change and Cuba and the United States. Information: Cathy Van Dyke, (206) 940-8168
MAGNOLIA CARD AND BOARD GAME CLUB
The Magnolia Card and Board Game group meets every Monday, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Serendipity Café (3222 W. McGraw St.). Information: Judy, (206) 284-3911; Annette, (206) 285-3717
ROTARY CLUB OF MAGNOLIA
The group meets for lunch meetings at noon on Thursdays at Palisade restaurant (2601 W. Marina Place). Free parking available. Guest speakers at each meeting. Information: magnoliarotary.org
EMERALD CITY TOASTMASTERS
The Emerald City Toastmasters meet every Thursday at noon at the Belltown Community Center (415 Bell St.) to help people overcome their speaking fears and improve communication skills. Information: Kathleen Klein, (206) 781-2615; or tinyurl.com/aut+4u4
SENIOR INTERMEDIATE BRIDGE
The Magnolia Community Center (2550 34th Ave. W.) is offering Senior Intermediate Bridge (Party and Duplicate) on Wednesdays, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Register/information: Janet Ray, (206) 300-8559
FOOT CARE THURSDAYS
The Ballard NW Senior Center (5429 32nd Ave. N.W.) has a foot-care specialist providing care on Thursdays, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For an appointment, call (206) 297-0403.
FREE ESL LESSONS
Free, individual ESL lessons are available, with flexible scheduling. Information: Delores, (206) 323-3625