West Seattle Blog… | From Thrift Shop Day to Jazz Night, 15+ options for your West Seattle Wednesday

(Lincoln Park photo by Theresa Arbow-O’Connor)

Here’s what’s happening in West Seattle in the (very hot) hours ahead:

BLOCKS FROM TODAY’S BLOCK: Until 6 p.m., DIY cleaning equipment is available at Arbor Heights Elementary School (3700 block of Beach Drive SW).

DAYSTAR RETIREMENT VILLAGE JOB FAIR: Now until 2 p.m., stop by 2615 SW Barton and check out the job openings at Daystar Retirement Village (sponsor of the WSB), which promises “great profits!”

BARGAIN SHOP DAY SALE: Discovery Shop West Seattle offer 25% off everything today to celebrate National Thrift Day, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (4535 California SW)

FOOD COLLECTION DEPOSITED: Bring non-perishable food to Admiral’s Church (4320 SW Hill), 11am-1pm.

PADDING POOLS OPEN: In West Seattle today, the pools that need to be open are Delridge (12 p.m.-5.30 p.m.) and Lincoln Park (12 p.m.-7 p.m.). (Also, Highland Park Water Park at 1100 SW Cloverdale is open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.) This is also the last day of the season for the South Park paddling pool (8319 8th Ave. S.), 12 p.m.-7 p.m.

COLMAN POOL: The outdoor swimming pool Lincoln Park will be open today as its 7-day-a-week schedule continues, from noon to 7 p.m.

LEARN MORE ABOUT WATER AND SALMON: Free family entertainment at Roxhill Park (2850 SW Roxbury), 12:30-2:30 p.m., with free lunch for those 18 and under (although all ages are welcome).

MAINTENANCE OF CITY PARKS: This is one of the topics discussed by the city council Public Property and Homelessness Committee meets at 2 p.m. today, online and at City Hall – Agenda has details on how to comment anyway.

NETWORKING: Weekly relaxation networking at Junction Plaza Parkpresented by Work and play lounge, 6-8 p.m. (42nd/Alaska)

JAZZ EVENING: It’s time for the jazz trio tonight at otter on the rocks (4210 SW Admiral Way), from 6:30 p.m.

LIVE AT THE LOCOL: Locöl Barley & Vine (7902 35th SW) highlights live music 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, no coverage, 21+, rotating artists.

MUSIC BINGO: Now weekly The good society (California/Lander), 7 p.m.

KUNDALINI YOGA, MEDITATION, GONG BATH: inner alchemy presents it to Solstice Park, 7 p.m. on Wednesday. (7400 Fauntleroy Way SW)

OPEN MIC SKYLARK: 7:30 p.m. registration at West Seattle’s oldest open mic – no coverage to watch. (3803 Delridge Way SW)

QUIZ x 4: At 7 p.m., you can play the quiz at West Seattle Brewery Mothership (4415 Fauntleroy Way SW); Larry’s Tavern (3405 California SW) organizes anecdotes on Wednesday evening from 7.30 p.m.; quiz starts at 8 p.m. at Beveridge Place Pub (6413 California SW); at 8:30 p.m. the quiz is back at by Talarico (4718 California SW) with Phil T.

Calendar event to add? Please email westseattleblog@gmail.com – Thanks!

Ada J. Kenney