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What's Happening In Our Hood? This Weekend in The U-district

September 26th, 2014 · No Comments

What’s Happening: Things to do in-and-around the U-district

A Night in Spain Paella Dinner
Sat Sept 27, 6–8:30 pm.
Wallingford Community Senior Center
4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Ste 140

For $15, you can help support the Wallingford Community Senior Center while enjoying traditional style tapas, sangria and other Spainish-centric food. Flamenco Dance performance to follow.
Tickets: $15

Free Museum Day
Various Locations
Sat Sept 27.

Visit the Burke Museum for free! Also, other city museums will be participation such as: Nordic Heritage Museum, EMP, Seattle Art Museum, Northwest African American Museum, the Log House museum on Alki, and the always free Frye and Center for Wooden Boats. And, down in Tacoma, the Museum of Glass, Tacoma Art Museum and Washington State History Museum

Tickets: Free

Real Time Comic
Sat Sept 27 at 8 pm
Open Flight Studio
4205 University Way NE

Dance, animation, and live music, with six collaborators in total

Tickets: $15-$20.

Ethnic Cultural Theater
Nanjing University Traditional Instrument Orchestra
Fri Sept 26 at 7 pm.
3940 Brooklyn Ave NE

Traditional Chinese Music Orchestra Performance: Nanjing University Traditional Instrument Orchestra

Tickets: Free

Maple and Vine

Sat Sept 27 at 8pm and Sun Sept 28 at 2pm.
Ethnic Cultural Theater
3940 Brooklyn Ave NE

Mirror Stage‘s Feed Your Mind staged reading series

The first entry is a community of 1950s era re-enactors.

Tickets: $10.

Stefan Litwin

Fri Sept 26 at 7:30 pm.
Brechemin Auditorium
UW Campus

Litwin is a pianist/composer

Performing Charles Ives’s Sonata No. 2, “Concord, Mass.,” and a composition of his, Thoreau’s Nightmare.

Tickets: $15

5241 University Way NE
Fri Sept 26 at 7 & 10 pm.

Rev. Rawlings & Ms. B Haven
Freudian Slurp


Grand Illusion 1403 NE 50th St

20,000 Days on Earth (NR)

Fri 7 pm, 9 pm

Seven Gables 911 NE 50th St

Hector and the Search for Happiness (R)

Fri 4:35 pm, 7:10 pm, 9:45 pm

Sundance Cinemas 4500 Ninth Ave NE

Boyhood (R)

Fri 1:15 pm, 4:40 pm, 8 pm

The Drop (R)

Fri 4:10 pm, 9:15 pm

The Equalizer (R)

Fri 1 pm, 4 pm, 7 pm, 9:45 pm

Jimi: All Is by My Side (NR)

Fri 1:30 pm, 4:20 pm, 7:15 pm, 9:50 pm

Last Weekend (NR)

Fri 1:45 pm, 4:30 pm, 7:05 pm, 9:20 pm

Love Is Strange (R)

Fri 4:50 pm, 9:40 pm

The Maze Runner (PG-13)

Fri 1:50 pm, 4:25 pm, 6:55 pm, 9:25 pm

My Old Lady (PG-13)

Fri 1:40 pm, 4:15 pm, 6:50 pm, 9:10 pm

The Notebook (R)

Fri 2:10 pm, 7:20 pm

The Skeleton Twins (R)

Fri 2 pm, 4:45 pm, 7:10 pm, 9:30 pm

The Trip to Italy (NR)

Fri 1:20 pm, 6:45 pm

A Walk Among the Tombstones (R)

Fri 1:10 pm, 4:05 pm, 6:40 pm, 9:35 pm

Varsity 4329 University Way NE

Alive Inside (NR)

Fri 5:30 pm, 7:30 pm, 9:25 pm

Flamenco, Flamenco (NR)

Fri 5:15 pm, 7:20 pm, 9:30 pm

Take Me to the River (PG)

Fri 5 pm, 7:05 pm, 9:20 pm

Guild 45th 2115 N 45th St

The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby (R)

Fri 4:15 pm, 7:05 pm, 9:50 pm

This Is Where I Leave You (R)

Fri 4:45 pm, 7:20 pm, 9:45 pm