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Movie Night this Friday – December 19th

December 17th, 2014 Comments off

Doors open at 6:00 pm  with a children’s short at 6:15 and the main movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Double Feature!

Children’s Movie Hint: In this 1965 25 minute television classic,  Charlie B. tries to find the true meaning of Christmas.

Movie hint: In this 2011 PG (97 minutes) feature,  Santa’s clumsy son Arthur gets put on a mission with St. Nick’s father to give out a present they misplaced to a young girl in less than 2 hours.

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HPIC Tailgate Party this Sunday – December 21st!

December 15th, 2014 Comments off

Come celebrate the Winter Solstice at the next Highland Park Potluck Tailgate Party, this Sunday, December 21st from 4:30 to 9 PM.  Admission is free.  Doors open at 4:30, with game time at 5:20.  Bring your own beverages. Bring a dish or snacks to share, if you like.  Join your neighbors in cheering on your favorite team!

This is an all ages event. HPIC is an inclusive organization, so come cheer on your favorite team, whichever one that might be!

Please bring your own refreshments and snacks.

Schedule:
4:30 PM – Doors Open
5:20 PM – Kick-off

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HPIC Corner Bar Welcomes Sundae + Mr. Goessel – This Friday 12/5

December 2nd, 2014 Comments off

Friday, December 5th, doors open at 6 pm.

 

This will be a “Holiday Party at the Neighbors!” with seasonal music provided by Sundae + Mr. Goessel. Click on the image above for a taste. They will be playing holiday tunes as well as their usual repertoire of vintage pop from the 1930′s. We will be singing carols and there will be an ugly sweater contest. Remember: there is no more forgiving time than the holidays, so let’s party!

Draft beer, wine and Gretchen’s Famous Bourbon Ginger cocktailAs always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well.  Yes, Yes, Yes. And eggnog for the kiddies.

West Seattle Food Bank Donations!

This is the donate to the West Seattle Food Bank. We will have a collection point at Corner Bar. Nucor will donate $2 for every pound of food and $2 for every dollar that you donate! This is your opportunity to triple your donation!

Ugly Sweater contest!

Bring your ugliest sweater and win! Besides bragging rights, you get this handsome set of moose mugs. We will be holding this contest instead of the usual adult raffle.

The perfect accessory for an ugly sweater.

Green Guidance – Walking or bicycling to the event is encouraged. It’s green, it makes the neighbors happier and provides a safe walk home!

Parental Guidance – There are toys and games set up on tables. Parents, please be aware of your child’s activities.  Activities such as ball throwing and chasing games are discouraged.

Hoodies! Hoodies! Hoodies!

Photo courtesy West Seattle Blog

We will also have our hoodies available for sale. $30 for Adult sizes/$25 Child sizes. These make the perfect Christmas gift. They also make an ideal additional garment to cover up your ugly sweater. They come in the gray with red lettering (shown) as well as Black  with red lettering. There are some pullovers in black. Most sizes are available in kids and adults. We will be selling them at Corner Bar, Movie Night and the upcoming Tailgating parties later this month.

Call For Volunteers!

We need volunteers to help with Corner Bar, Movie Night, the Tailgating parties and New Years Eve Corner Bar. If interested, please email us! hpic1919@gmail.com

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Free Wreath-Making Workshop – Sunday Nov 30th

November 25th, 2014 Comments off

Monica Cavagnaro offers this post-Thanksgiving and post-Black Friday workshop

Gather with others to create your own holiday wreath.


Workshop will include ideas on theme, shapes and decorations.

Participants must bring their own greens:
Ivy, Wisteria or other vines, evergreen gathered from the ground after a storm, or trim your yard trees.

Decor/tools to bring: bulbs, wire, nippers, pine cones, string, yarn, ribbon, etc.

We supply the tables, inspiration and ideas.

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Movie Night this Friday – November 21st

November 17th, 2014 Comments off

Doors open at 6:00 pm (this month only) with a children’s short at 6:15 and the main movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Double Feature!

Children’s Movie Hint: In this 1973 30 minute television classic, Peppermint Patty invites herself and her friends over for Thanksgiving, and with Linus, Snoopy, and Woodstock, Charlie attempts to throw together a Thanksgiving dinner.

Movie hint: In this 1993 PG (114 minutes) feature,  Rudy has always been told that he was too small to play college football. But he is determined to overcome the odds and fulfill his dream of playing for Notre Dame.

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HPIC Tailgate Party this Sunday – November 23rd

November 16th, 2014 Comments off

The next Highland Park Potluck Tailgate Party will be Sunday, November 23rd from 1 to 5 PM.  Admission is free.  Doors open at noon, with game time at 1:05.  Bring a dish or snacks to share, and bring your own beverages.  Join your neighbors in cheering on your favorite team!

This is an all ages event. HPIC is an inclusive organization, so come cheer on your favorite team, whichever one that might be!

Please bring your own refreshments and snacks.

Schedule:
12:00 Noon – Doors Open
1:05 PM – Kick-off

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The Annual HPIC Holiday Bazaar! – This Saturday 11/15

November 11th, 2014 Comments off

Don’t miss the Holiday Bazaar, this Saturday, from 10am to 3pm.

  • There will be over 20 vendors!
  • Raffle Prizes
  • Lunch for sale
  • Highland Park Hoodies
  • Baked Goods
  • Hand-made items
  • And More!

Shop super local for handmade treasures made in the ‘hood. Arts, crafts, raffle and concessions for sale. This is a great chance to get your holiday shopping started early and support your local neighbors and friends. Come on out and get into the holiday spirit!

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Movie Night this Friday – October 17th

October 14th, 2014 Comments off

Doors open at 6:30 pm, movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Movie hint: In this 1991 PG-13 (99 minutes) feature,  con artists plan to fleece the eccentric family using an accomplice who claims to be their long lost Uncle Fester.

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HPIC Tailgate Party this Sunday – October 19th

October 13th, 2014 Comments off

Come to the HPIC Tailgate Party this Sunday, October 19th. This is an all ages event. There is no cover charge. Bring your friends and neighbors. HPIC is an inclusive organization, so come cheer on your favorite team, whichever one that might be!

Please bring your own refreshments and snacks.

Schedule:
9:00 AM – Doors Open
10:00 AM – Kick-off

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HPIC Corner Bar welcomes back the Drew Medak Trio – This Friday 10/3

September 30th, 2014 Comments off

Friday, October 3rd, doors open at 6 pm.

Poster art by Rich Lehl Design. richlehldesign.com

There will be jazz performed by the Drew Medak Trio. DJ Evan will be spinning Bossa Nova & Acid Jazz.

Draft beer, wine and special cocktail Smooth Spirit Lifter ( with vodka and harmonious trio of flavors: grapefruit, ginger and a hint of raspberry)As always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well.

Green Guidance – Walking or bicycling to the event is encouraged. It’s green, it makes the neighbors happier and provides a safe walk home!

Parental Guidance – There are toys and games set up on tables. Parents, please be aware of your child’s activities.  Activities such as ball throwing and chasing games are discouraged.

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