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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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Movie Night this Friday – September 19th

September 13th, 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.

Long Movie Alert: This film is 144 minutes long – nearly 2 and 1/2 hours.

Movie hint: In this 1991 PG feature,  an adult Peter Pan must return to Neverland and reclaim his youthful spirit in order to challenge his old enemy.

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HPIC Tailgate Party this Sunday – September 21st

September 13th, 2014 Comments off

Come to the HPIC Tailgate Party this Sunday, September 21st. 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. If barbeque is part of your tailgating,  you can set up your own barbeque in the parking lot!

Schedule:
11:00 AM – Doors Open
11:30 AM – Fire up your Barbeque!
1:25 PM – Kick-off

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Call for Vendors – Holiday Bazaar 2014

September 13th, 2014 Comments off

Rhonda & Julie representing HPIC

HPIC member Christie Sjostrom is organizing the Holiday Bazaar this year and is looking for vendors.

The cost is $25 ($20 if you are an HPIC member) to rent a table. We are looking for handmade arts and craft items to be sold – no commercial items please (such as Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, etc).

Bazaar will be on Saturday, November 15th from 10 am to 3 pm. Space is limited, so if you are interested, please email Christie at csjostrom@hotmail.com.

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HPIC Corner Bar Welcomes The Subversive Square Dance Society – This Friday 9/5

September 3rd, 2014 Comments off

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

We’re going to square dance (and line dance) with The Subversive Square Dance Society! The bands will be Rabbit Stew String Band and $4 Shoe. There will be callers and lessons will be given “as we go”. Fun will be had!

Draft beer, wine and special cocktail Lynchburg LemonadeAs 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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Free Community Tailgate Party this Friday – August 22nd

August 21st, 2014 Comments off

Join us this Friday, August 22nd, as we cheer on our team!

Photo courtesy of the West Seattle Blog

Come to HPIC and watch the game with your neighbors, AKA The 12th Man!

Once again it’s time for a Highland Park Tailgate Party!  Blue Friday, August 22nd at 7:00 PM.  Come cheer on your favorite team at the Highland Park Improvement Club.

Please bring your own refreshments and snacks. There is no cover charge. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends and neighbors!

Schedule:

6:30 – Doors Open

7:00 – Kick-off

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Annual HPIC Rummage Sale This Weekend! August 9th and 10th

August 4th, 2014 Comments off

 

 

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HPIC Corner Bar Welcomes Back the Back Porch Apostles! – This Friday 8/1

July 29th, 2014 Comments off

Friday, August 1st, doors open at 6 pm.

7:00PM: Back Porch Apostles  performs the first of two sets.

We are excited to welcome back these HPIC favorites, this time for an whole evening of Americana, harmony and surprising covers!

Scotty Veysey – Vocals, guitar, percussion

Bill Stretch – Vocals, guitar, mandolin, banjo, percussion

Ken “Saundy” Saunderson – Vocals, guitar, mandolin, ukulele, lap steel

David Gronseth – Vocals, bass, ukulele, guitar & percussion

John “Sugarcane” Anderson – harmonicas, guitar & percussion

Draft beer, wine and special cocktail Nicole’s Famous Lemon drop infused with the flavors of summer – blackberry thymeAs 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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Celebrate the 4th at HPIC’s Corner Bar!

June 25th, 2014 Comments off

Friday, July 4th, doors open at 2 pm.

Music will be located outside on our new Courtyard Stage (weather permitting).

 

DJ Rich will be spinning 70′s Rock & Funk.

At 5 pm, we present The Spoils! The Spoils play classic American rock of the 1970′s as they were meant to be played. Featuring the master guitar work of Milky Burgess and rock solid drumming of Don McGreevy of HPIC favorites, the Yada Yada Blues Band. The Spoils will go on at approximately 5 PM after the people have been properly prepared by the good DJ Rich.

Bouncy House!

For the kids, we will have a bouncy house in the parking lot, courtesy of Rain City West.

 

Draft beer, wine and special Star Spangled CocktailAs always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well.

HPIC is a fireworks free zone – We will not have or allow any fireworks at this event.

Parking – Please park at Riverview Playfield, if you must drive. This event will take up our entire outside, including the parking lot. Please walk if you can. We will reserve a couple of spots by the alley for anyone requiring special assistance.

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, in addition to the bouncy house. Parents, please be aware of your child’s activities.  Activities such as ball throwing and chasing games are discouraged.

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Improv Alive classes start in July!

June 20th, 2014 Comments off

HPIC welcomes a new class with instructor Julian Schrenzel.

Engage in improvisational shenanigans with us at the Highland Park IMPROVement Club in West Seattle! Join the Seattle Improvisation Community – Improv for Non-Performers for another EPIC evening! $15 for a 90-minute exploration with a community of like-minded explorers. You only live once..

Seattle Improvisation Community Meetups/Class enable you, no matter what your experience, to discover the value that practicing improvisational games on a regular basis can bring to your work-life, family-life and relationships.  Improvisational play is a highly effective way to practice being in the moment, communicating with honesty, thinking on your feet and approaching life with confidence. Gain valuable skills through improvisational play. Most importantly, join us and HAVE FUN!

If you want to: be more confident in meetings, more fearless in personal situations, become a master communicator and a collaborative leader at work, with your family and in your community. If you like: movement, dance, comedy, improvisation, exploration and having fun.

Registration

Classes are on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at 7pm. The charge is $15 per class. Drop in and pay by cash or check, or register online and pay electronically. To register online please go to our Meet-up page and look for the session you are interested in.

More Information

For more information, please see our website www.improv-alive.com and Facebook Page.

Contact

For any other questions you may have, please contact Julian Schrenzel via  Email: julian@improv-alive.com

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