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Home show, hip-hop, nature walks | Community Corner
Community events for the weekend of Feb. 22-23, 2014, include the Seattle Home Show, the Legacy of Seattle Hip-Hop panel discussion and a Teddy Bear Clinic.
Seattle Home Show
Hundreds of home and garden displays, seminars, wine-tasting, model kitchens and bath vignettes, building products and materials, landscape displays, living green, arts and crafts, and home-decorating ideas, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, CenturyLink Field Event Center, 800 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; $3-$12 (425-467-0960 or www.SeattleHomeShow.com).
Legacy of Seattle Hip-Hop: Community panel discussion, “The Hood Ain’t the Same: A Conversation about Gentrification in Seattle,” 1 p.m.; performance by Seattle artists Draze and Nya-J, 2 p.m.; short film “50 Next: Seattle Hip-Hop Worldwide,” discussion with filmmaker, 2:30 p.m.; performance by Seattle artist Xperience, 3:30 p.m.; break dancing performance by Vicious Puppy Crew, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, MOHAI, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; regular admission $12-$14, half-price admission for event; ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or www.mohai.org ).
Trails of Education Hill: Interlaken Trailblazers host 12K (7.5 miles) or 7K (4.5 miles) walk on park trails, start anytime 9-11 a.m., finish by 2 p.m. Saturday, Redmond Farmers Market, 7730 Leary Way, Redmond (www.interlakentrailblazers.org ).
Teddy Bear Clinic: Bring your favorite stuffed animal for its annual physical to help kids learn about doctor visits, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 4089 Factoria Blvd. S.E., Bellevue; $8-$9 (425-637-8100 or kidsquestmuseum.org/activities.php?sid=11683 ).
Music, Third Place Commons: Total Experience Gospel Choir celebrates African-American history month, 2-3 p.m. Saturday; Billy Goat Gruff country/folk, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Third Place Commons, 17171 Bothell Way N.E., Lake Forest Park; free (www.thirdplacecommons.org ).
Wintergrass Music Festival: Acoustic bluegrass performance preview of the Bellevue Wintergrass Music Festival; The Downtown Mountain Boys, 2 p.m. Saturday, Bellevue Library, 1111 110th Ave. N.E., Bellevue; free (425-450-1765 or www.kcls.org ).
Bitter Lake Pancake Breakfast: All-you-can-eat pancakes to benefit scholarships for center programs, 9 a.m.-noon Sunday, Bitter Lake Community Center, 13035 Linden Ave. N., Seattle; $5 (206-684-7524).
Arboretum walk: Walking tour features Witt Winter Garden flowers, fragrances, 1 p.m. Sunday, Graham Visitors Center, 2300 Arboretum Drive E., Washington Park Arboretum, Seattle; free (206-543-8800 or www.uwbotanicgardens.org).
Madeline McKenzie: firstname.lastname@example.org.