QUEEN ANNE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TOURS
Queen Anne Elementary School (411 Boston St.) will have its school tours on Thursday, Jan. 30, and Feb. 6, both from 9:45 to 11 a.m.; a Q-and-A session will follow each tour. Register: ww.queenanneelementary.com
POLLUTION-CONTROL PROJECT OPEN HOUSE
The King County Wastewater Treatment Division will have an open house on Thursday, Jan. 30, on its South Magnolia Combined Sewer Overflow Control Project. The open house will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Seattle Yacht Club at Elliott Bay Marina (2601 W. Marina Place). Information: Monica, (206) 477-5502
The Church of Scientology (300 W. Harrison St.) will have a food drive through January to benefit the Queen Anne Food Bank and Queen Anne Helpline. Nonperishable foods and hygiene items are especially needed.
COFFEE WITH THE SALLYS
City Councilmembers Sally Clark and Sally Bagshaw will have an open house for community members to discuss their concerns with them on Saturday, Feb. 1, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Magnolia Uptown Espresso (3223 W. McGraw St.). Information: www.seattle.gov/council/clark/coffeewithsallys_form.htm
LAWTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TOURS
Prospective students and their families are invited to tour Lawton Elementary School (4000 27th Ave. W.) on Wednesday, Feb. 5, starting at 9 a.m. No child care will be provided. Information: (206) 252-2130
POET JENNIFER MAIER AT SPU
Seattle poet Jennifer Maier will read from her new book “Now, Now,” the latest volume in the Pittsburgh Poetry Series, on Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. at Seattle Pacific University’s Art Center Gallery (3 W. Cremona St.).
‘THE HISTORY OF MAGNOLIA BOULEVARD’
Writer Claudia Isquith and historian Mimi Sheridan will speak on “The History of Magnolia Boulevard” during the Magnolia Historical Society’s next meeting on Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at Magnolia Lutheran Church (2414 31st Ave. W.). Board elections will also take place. Information: (206) 284-2430
LAWTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
Lawton Elementary School (4000 27th Ave. W.) will have its evening open house on Feb. 26, starting at 6 p.m. Information: (206) 252-2130
THE ECLECTIC ART OF KRISTOL JONES
The Magnolia United Church of Christ (3555 W. McGraw St.) will showcase Kristol Jones’ mixed-media art, which she creates with found objects, through March 4. Information: www.magnoliaucc.org
ALZHEIMER’S CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP
The Alzheimer’s Association has a free support group for those who are caring for people with memory loss. Participants will receive information on care management, available services and current research and treatment options. The support group will take place the second Saturday of each month (next meeting: Feb. 8), from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at 100 W. Harrison St., North Tower, Suite 200. Information: Hana Binder, (240) 751-8388
MAGNOLIA CARD AND BOARD GAME CLUB
The Magnolia Card and Board Game group meets every Monday, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Serendipity Café (3222 W. McGraw St.). Information: Judy, (206) 284-3911; Annette, (206) 285-3717
EMERALD CITY TOASTMASTERS
The Emerald City Toastmasters meet every Thursday at noon at the Belltown Community Center (415 Bell St.) to help people overcome their speaking fears and improve communication skills. Information: Kathleen Klein, (206) 781-2615; or tinyurl.com/aut+4u4
ROTARY CLUB OF MAGNOLIA
The group now meets for lunch meetings at noon on Thursdays at the Seattle Yacht Club Elliott Bay Outstation (2601 W. Marina Place) near Maggie Bluffs. Free parking available. Great speakers at each meeting. Information: magnoliarotary.org.
SENIOR INTERMEDIATE BRIDGE
The Magnolia Community Center (2550 34th Ave. W.) is offering Senior Intermediate Bridge (Party and Duplicate) on Wednesdays, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Register/information: Janet Ray, (206) 300-8559
FOOT CARE THURSDAYS
The Ballard NW Senior Center (5429 32nd Ave. N.W.) has a foot-care specialist providing care on Thursdays, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For an appointment, call (206) 297-0403.