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THIS WEEK IN SOUTH SEATTLE — Celebrate Juneteenth, We Out Here, Father’s Day Brunch, and more!

by Emerald Staff

Thurs., June 13:

Celebrate Juneteenth

“A community event focused on fellowship & empowerment. Fun For Youth & Families. Performances|Food|Games Prizes|Community Resource Fair.Hosted by Therapeutic Health Services, Parks and Rec, and Atlantic Street Center.

Time: 3–7 p.m.
Where: Rainier Beach Community Center — 8825 Rainier Ave S.
Cost: FREE

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THIS WEEK IN SOUTH SEATTLE — Get Spoked!, Good Vibes Nite Market, National Children’s Day at NWTC, and more!

by Emerald Staff

Wed., June 5:

Get Spoked! Womxn, Trans, Gender Non-Binary VRP/Open Shop

“Every 1st Wednesday of the month from 6 – 9 PM, we’re hosting a Volunteer Repair Party (VRP)/Open Shop specifically for folks who identify as women, trans, or gender non-binary to come together in an inclusive space to repair bikes for the community, or get help from an experienced mechanic to work on your own bike.

“All mechanic skills, experiences, and confidence levels are welcome! Nothing demystifies bike mechanics like picking up a wrench under the non-judgmental mentorship of a Bike Works staff person.”

Time: 6–9 p.m.
Where: Bike Works — 3709 S. Ferdinand St.
Cost: Free to attend

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THIS WEEK IN SOUTH SEATTLE — Soundtrack for a Revolution, HONK! Fest West, 30th-Annual Beacon Hill Festival, and more!

by Emerald Staff

Wed., May 29:

JustLook Sip and Share

“This is a community networking event for Seattle area Black and Brown activist, educators, organizers, business owners and artists! If you are making moves in the community or want to know what’s up this event is for you! 🙌🏿”

*Also check out Revolution by the Barrel’s Three Year Anniversary (Sat., 6/1) and Let’s Talk About It – Our Changing Neighborhood (Mon., 6/3).

Time: 5:30–8 p.m.
Where: The Station — 1600 S. Roberto Maestas Festival St.
Cost: Free to attend (register here)

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That Brown Girl Cooks, Caters, and Now Owns

by Rosalind Brazel

The Liberty Bank Building is the first ever black-owned bank west of the Mississippi. It’s now the heart of South Seattle’s revitalization and a beacon for the community. It’s in this building that Kristi Brown will make her first run at owning a brick and mortar.

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