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Cheer the Seahawks at the library | Community Corner
Community events for the weekend of Jan. 11-12, 2014, include Preschool Previews, 12th Man at the Seattle Central Library and a Garden Party at the Woodinville Library.
Information from local preschools, prekindergarten programs, nature and art programs, preschool co-ops; door prizes, 9:30 a.m.-noon Saturday, Bellevue College, 3000 Landerholm Circle, Bellevue; 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Mount Baker Community Club, 2811 Mount Rainier Drive S., Seattle; free (parentmap.com/preschool-previews).
12th Man at Seattle Central Library: Everyone welcome to watch televised Seahawks playoff game, seating for 275 available, plus 100 spots for overflow. 1 p.m. Saturday, 1000 Fourth Ave., Seattle; free (206-386-4636).
Sound Transit Station exhibit opening: New Sound Transit Station replica exhibit with train-play table, 10:05 a.m. Saturday, Seattle Children’s Museum, Seattle Center Armory, Seattle; $7.25-$8.25 (206-441-1768 or thechildrensmuseum.org ).
Garden Party: Celebration of new Exploring Garden for Children, ribbon cutting, 11 a.m.; music for families, 11:30 a.m.; explore, plant, 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Woodinville Library, 17105 Avondale Road N.E., Woodinville (425-788-0733 or www.kcls.org).
FAFSA assistance: Assistance for students and parents in filling out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) forms for college-tuition assistance, ID and latest tax information and/or W-2 form or last paycheck stub of the year needed; information about college-admission requirements and student services, 1-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Lake City Branch Library, 12501 28th Ave. N.E., Seattle; free (206-368-9999).
Seahawks discount at Seattle Humane Society: Come dressed in Seahawks gear or anything green and blue for $25 discount on any pet-adoption fee, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, 13212 S.E. Eastgate Way, Bellevue (425-641-0080 or www.seattlehumane.org).
Bellevue Magic Season ice skating: Last weekend for open-air ice-skating rink, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday, Bellevue Downtown Park, 10201 N.E. Fourth St., Bellevue; $12 or $8/ages 6 and younger, includes skate rental; $9 if you bring your own skates (www.magicseason.com ).
Queen Anne Library 100th anniversary: Vintage clothing and hat exhibit, Queen Anne Historical Society local history, children’s craft activity, music, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Queen Anne Branch Library, 400 W. Garfield St., Seattle (206-386-4227).
Madeline McKenzie: firstname.lastname@example.org