Spring Fair, plant sales | Community Corner
Community events for the weekend of April 12-13, 2014, include the Spring Fair in Puyallup, Seattle Children’s Garden Sale and Early Bloomers Plant Sale.
Livestock, rides, vendors, entertainment, Northwest Living & Garden exhibits and displays, racing pigs, Auto Alley, KidZone, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday; SlamFest Demolition Derby and Pit Party, 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday; Washington State Fair Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. S.W., Puyallup; $8-$10; free parking (253-841-5045 or www.thefair.com/spring-fair ).
Celebrate Urban Nature: Nature songs with Caspar Babypants, reptile show, raptors, animal encounters, petting farm, bug zoo, arts and nature activities, information, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Magnuson Community Center, 7110 62nd Ave. N.E., Seattle; $10/family or $3/person (206-684-7026 or www.seattle.gov/parks).
Bell Street Park Opening Celebration: Celebrate the new boulevard with ribbon cutting, Lion Dance, music, games, food trucks, 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Bell Street from Second to Third Avenue, Seattle (www.seattle.gov/parks/projects/).
Seattle Children’s Garden Sale: Sale of perennials, annuals, shrubs and trees, expert advice from hospital groundskeepers, proceeds benefit Seattle Children’s Hospital, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Children’s Administration Building, 6901 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle (206-987-2153 or www.seattlechildrens.org/ways-to-help/events/ ).
PSPCS Sale, Swap and Show: Puget Sound Photographic Collectors Society (PSPCS) display, swap and sale of used, collectible and antique camera equipment and accessories, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Kent Commons, 525 Fourth Ave. N., Kent; $5, early admission 8:30 a.m. $15 (253-856-5000 or www.pspcs.org/212.html ).
Early Bloomers Plant Sale: Spring-flowering plants, perennials, shrubs, trees, proceeds benefit the Arboretum, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Graham Visitor Center, 2300 Arboretum Drive E., Seattle (206-325-4510 or www.arboretumfoundation.org).
Madeline McKenzie: firstname.lastname@example.org.