Bones, dogs and bikes | Community Corner
Community events for the weekend of March 9-10, 2013, include Dino Day at the Burke Museum, the Seattle Kennel Club Dog Show and the Seattle Bike Expo.
Dino Day at the Burke
One of the Burke Museum’s most popular annual events, with up-close views of the paleontology collections, fossils to see and touch, paleontologists talking about their expeditions around the world, fossil dig pit and dino dress-up for kids, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington, Seattle; $7.50-$10 (206-543-5590 or www.burkemuseum.org/events/browse/dino_day2013).
Seattle Kennel Club Dog Show: Competition in conformation, agility, rally and obedience, performance events, Meet the Breed information, vendors, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; guided tours available 9 a.m.-1 p.m., CenturyLink Field Event Center, 800 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; $7-$14 (www.seattlekennelclub.org).
Seattle Bike Expo: Cascade Bicycle Club bicycles, gear, travel, health and fitness presentations, activities and vendors, food court, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Smith Cove Cruise Terminal 91, 2001 W. Garfield St., Seattle; $10/one day, $12/two days, cash only at the door; ages 15 and younger free (shop.cascade.org/content/events/expo).
Central Sound Science and Engineering Fair: Science and engineering competition for ninth-12th grade students in King and Snohomish counties, displays, science and engineering activities, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Bellevue College, 3000 Landerholm Circle S.E., Bellevue; free (425-564-3055 or www.bellevuecollege.edu/sciencefair).
Hummingbirds Super Saturday: Celebrate the tiny wonders of hummingbirds, learn how to help protect them and provide them with food, with arts, crafts, games, activities for all ages, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Seward Park Audubon Center, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle; free (206-652-2444 or sewardpark.audubon.org).
Summer Camp Fair: Information on more than 40 summer-camp options for ages preschool through teens, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Hamlin Robinson School, 1700 E. Union St., Seattle; free (www.parentmap.com).
Electronic recycling: Free recycling of appliances, metals, electronics, computers, machinery, electronic accessories, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Whole Foods Market, 2001 15th Ave. W., Seattle (206-367-4111).
Nordic Heritage Day: Cooking and craft demonstrations, food samples, music, genealogy, Fjord horse, Scandinavian lunch and desserts for sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Bothell Sons of Norway, 23905 Bothell-Everett Highway, Bothell (425-485-9085 or www.bothellsonsofnorway.org).
Clan Heather dancers: Join in an Irish jig with youth dance troupe, 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, Imagine Children’s Museum, 1502 Wall St., Everett; $9 (425-258-1006 or www.imaginecm.org).
Compiled by Madeline McKenzie.
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