This Weekend In South Seattle: Arts Gumbo, F.O.C’s Conversation on Race, The Pied Piper Invades Mt. Baker

Events this weekend in the South Seattle area

Saturday, October10th

Community: The Pied Piper Family Event Series Presents Details:  The Pied Piper Family Event Series returns THIS SATURDAY, October 10, with one of our most popular performers … MAGICIAN JEFF EVENS.  Jeff has been voted Seattle’s favorite Live Entertainer by ParentMap Magazine two years in a row!! His magic is amazing, with comic twists that will keep everyone laughing. Your jaw will drop almost every time he does a trick. And the times that it doesn’t drop, you’ll be laughing hysterically. AND! This show is GREAT for elementary-aged kids!!Time: 10:30am- 11:30am-Where: Mount Baker Community Clubhouse: 2811 Mt Rainier Dr  S, Seattle, WA 98144. 

Community: Life Skills 2 Work: Career Readiness Training Classes Details: The Life-Skills-to-Work (LSW) process provides students with the Learn-to-Learn & Cognitive Behavior skill-sets needed for successful transition from prison & jail back to the community. The course work emphasizes practical skills development, assessment tools and application for successful education, training, employment and family reintegration student outcomes. All referrals must include the appropriate documentation, including the Referral / Staffing Document.- Time: 8:15am- 2:50pm –Where: New Holly Learning Center: 7058 32nd Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98118

Community: Family of Colors Seattle:Talking Race, Identity and Racism Details:A special series of FIVE MONTHLY community workshops on race and family featuring AUTHOR Keynote speakers, parents, community members and experts. Please join us to discuss and think about what it means raising a family in our racialized world. Time: 10:30am- 1:00pm –Where: Seattle Girls Schools: 2706 S Jackson St, Seattle, WA 98144- More Info: Click Here

Food: Latin Cooking Classes Details: Do you know how to make tamales? Do you want to learn how? Come and learn how to make nuestro traditional preparation of authentic delicious pork tamales! The tamales are prepared in the handmade and traditional fashion using cultural ingredients! No substitutions can be made. Class fees go to support our Senior Nutrition & Wellness Program.
We offer a vegetarian tamale classes if that is of interest to you!Time: 10:00am- 12:30pmWhere: El Centro de la Raza:  2526 16th Avenue South, Seattle WA 98144

Arts: Arts Gumbo: Stories, Music, Dance and Food of the Native AmericansDetails:Arts Gumbo Main Event, 6-9p at the Rainier Valley Cultural Center Native visual artists display their work, including beadwork, drums and paintings. Chef Bear Alexander will demonstrate traditional cooking techniques of salmon and provide samples. At 7, the 7Gernation Youth Dancers will perform in full regalia. After the performances, audience members can participate in an informal, fun dance workshop for all ages and all levels.- Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm –Where: Rainier Valley Cultural Center: 3515 South Alaska Street

Music: Low Tones- Details: Seattle’s freakiest groovers come together with live beats and samples improvising Trip hop and Acid jazz, with flavors of old school hip hop, R&B, funk and more. Once the music kicks in, it doesn’t stop, it only evolves and changes as the night spins on and players rotate in and out. All complimented by a full dance floor, extra lighting rigs and psychedelic visuals by The Royal Room’s Brad Rouda and Mack Fisher. Featuring DJ Eardrumz spinning.  With special guests Carey Rayburn, Joe Kaufman, Jacob Herring, Eric Hullander, Josh Rawlings, Melissa Montalto, Tristan Gianola, Peter Daniel, Kate Olson, Darian Asplund and more Time: 10:00pm-Where: The Royal Room Seattle  5000 Rainier Avenue South Seattle –  More Info:


Sunday, October 11th

Music: Columbia City BeatwalkDetails: BeatWalk is a monthly music festival featuring live music at multiple venues in Columbia City every second Sunday from June through October. BeatWalk always features a diverse line-up of first-rate, local musicians hosted by neighborhood businesses for audiences of all ages. Since 1994 BeatWalk has brought music lovers together for a fun and safe night out on the town!Time: 7:30pm-Where: The Royal Room Seattle  5000 Rainier Avenue South Seattle-  More Info:

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