This Weekend In South Seattle: Tin Umbrella Turns 3, King County Ballot Party,

Saturday, July 30th

Movies: Opening Weekend: Jason BourneDetails: The next chapter of Universal Pictures’ Bourne franchise, which finds the CIA’s most lethal former operative drawn out of the shadows.– Showings:1:15pm, 4:15pm, 7:15pm–Where: 4816 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98118 – More Info: http://www.arklodgecinemas.com

Community: Tin Umbrella Coffee Turns 3- Details: Can you believe it? Tin Umbrella Coffee is turning THREE!  Mark your calendars & join us for a cup of our locally-roasted coffee (from Rainier Valley’s one and only coffee roastery), be the first to try Single-Origin Ethiopian Sidamo Espresso! Plus, samples of our delectable sweet & spicy Coffee Steak Rub on steak bites and delicious Tin Umbrella logo cookies by Little Rae’s Bakery. There will be a coloring contest with the winner’s design becoming our new coffee drink punchcard! Prizes may include Tin Umbrella (temporary) tattoos! We will also be having a sale on Tin Umbrella apparel, mugs and coffee growlers all weekend to celebrate!– Time: 10:00am-2:00pm–Where: Tin Umbrella Coffee:  5600 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, WA– More Info: Here

Community: Summer Clothing Swap- Details:The past couple swaps have been so much fun that it only makes sense to do it again! (Plus, what a great way to get a few new outfits and friends with months of sumemr remaining!) Come one, come all! This event is open to all genders, all ages and all sizes! Invite your friends, especially your fashionable ones 😉 Bring the things you no longer find fun and fabulous…for someone ese will! Join us for our Summer Clothing Swap at the Collab, 11am -2 pm. Bring clothing that you no longer enjoy and leave with a new wardrobe! Seriously, it’s like magic! Hope to see you there! – Time: 11:00am-2:00pm–Where: The Hillman City Collaboratory: 5623 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, WA– More Info: Here

Civics: SoKC: South King County Democratic Ballot Party Details: If you give two cares about what happens in your community and you’re looking to connect with other young people who are active in progressive politics, then JOIN US for the First Annual #SoKC Democratic Millenial’s Ballot Party. That’s right, y’all – we’re here for one reason: to BUILD COMMUNITY among progressive young people — and we’re doing that by putting the PARTY back in Democrat.  FOOD? We got that.  DRANK? We’ll cover that too– IF you sign up as a LD member, then your first two drinks are on us. (mmm-hm., and possibly more if you’re good). MUSIC? All the bangers. All you need to do is bring your ID, your ballot, and of course, your ultraviolent frequency of most high ~Positive Vibes~.Time: 2:00pm-5:00pm–Where: The Berliner Pub: 221 Main Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98178– More Info: Here

Civics: Town Hall to Demand Paid Family Sick LeaveDetails: Guaranteed paid family and parental leave is both a workers’ rights and a women’s rights issue. The U.S. is the only industrialized nation that does not have mandated paid leave–in fact it is one of only four countries that does not provide it. It is high time that we change that. Every year, tens of thousands of Seattle workers are forced to return to work while a loved one deals with serious illness or a new child is still in infancy.– Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm-  Where: 2800 1st Ave, Seattle, Washington 98121– More Info: Here

Film: Seattle Transmedia and Independent Film Festival- Detail: STIFF is the only regional festival dedicated to showcasing work created specifically for new digital storytelling platforms. Since 2013, the organization’s new mission includes incubating talent via mentorship, fiscal sponsorship, and equipment loans, making it an important new launch pad for emerging media artists. The Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival (STIFF) is ready to provide another opportunity for the city to experience the vanguard of digital storytelling. This July 28-31, audiences can enjoy and participate in the latest, cutting-edge accomplishments in the field of transmedia — that is, video games, feature films, interactive installations, virtual reality, and many more boundary-crossing works of art. New this year: The festival will take over the glamorous Factory Luxe venue inside the historic Rainier Brewery Building on Airport Way!– Time: 7:00pm –Where: Factory Luxe: 3100 Airport Way S, Seattle, WA 98134– More Info: Here

Music: Rhapsody Presents: Elijah Wald & Sandrine Sheon with Andy Cohen Details: Elijah Wald & Sandrine Sheon perform in concert with Andy Cohen Blues Player to celebrate the paperback release of Wald’s book Dylan Goes Electric: Seeger, Dylan, & Newport 1965! Book reading and discussion starts a 7, music starts at 8:00. All ages are welcome, tickets are $15 in advance, or $20 at the door. This event is presented by The Rhapsody Project and Dusty Strings Music. Time:7:00pm-10:30pm – Where: The Hillman City Collaboratory (5623 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, Washington 98118)

Community: One on One Computer HelpDetails: Have computer or software questions? Get help from KCLS volunteers with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email and computer learning resources. You may bring your own laptop, but volunteers cannot provide hands-on or hardware assistance.–Time: 10:00am- 12:00pm –Where: Skyway Library: 12690 Renton Avenue S, Seattle, WA 98178- More Info: Here

Music: Seattle Latin: Brazilian and Caribbean FestivalDetails: The First Seattle Latin, Brazilian & Caribbean Festival is an ALL AGES, free festival that will present local musical and dance groups which represent the Latin, Brazilian & Caribbean cultures. This project was supported, in part, by an award from 4Culture. –Time: 7:00pm+12:00pm – Where: The Royal Room (5000 Rainier Avenue South Seattle, WA 98118) More Info http://www.theroyalroomseattle.com

Sunday, July 31st

Community: Valley and Mountain Morning CelebrationDetails: Valley & Mountain welcomes all to our interactive services that incorporate the arts, contemplative practices, fellowship, and social justice. – Time: 11:00am*12:00pm – Where: Hillman City Collaboratory (5623 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, Washington 98118)- More Info: www.valleyandmountain.org

Community: Seattle Transmedia and Independent Film Festival- Detail: STIFF is the only regional festival dedicated to showcasing work created specifically for new digital storytelling platforms. Since 2013, the organization’s new mission includes incubating talent via mentorship, fiscal sponsorship, and equipment loans, making it an important new launch pad for emerging media artists. The Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival (STIFF) is ready to provide another opportunity for the city to experience the vanguard of digital storytelling. This July 28-31, audiences can enjoy and participate in the latest, cutting-edge accomplishments in the field of transmedia — that is, video games, feature films, interactive installations, virtual reality, and many more boundary-crossing works of art. New this year: The festival will take over the glamorous Factory Luxe venue inside the historic Rainier Brewery Building on Airport Way!– Time: 7:00pm –Where: Factory Luxe: 3100 Airport Way S, Seattle, WA 98134– More Info: Here

Music: Alexandra Picard and Michael Nicolella/ Cullen GrayDetails: Soprano Alexandra Picard and guitarist Michael Nicolella perform an eclectic array of music ranging from 19th century lieder to the music of Luciano Berio and Samuel Barber with detours into Brazilian and American jazz and popular music.-Time:7:30pm – Where: The Royal Room (5000 Rainier Avenue South Seattle, WA 98118) More Info:  http://www.theroyalroomseattle.com

Community: Valley and Mountain Afternoon CelebrationDetails: Valley & Mountain welcomes all to our interactive services that incorporate the arts, contemplative practices, fellowship, and social justice. – Time: 4:30pm – Where: Hillman City Collaboratory (5623 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, Washington 98118)- More Info: http://www.valleyandmountain.org

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