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Movie Night this Friday March 17

March 15th, 2017 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!

Short movie hint: Space-age fun with George and Jane and Judy and Elroy and don’t forget Astro!

Feature movie hint: 2005 G (1 hr 25 minutes). In this British stop-motion animated comedy, a man and his loyal dog set out to discover the garden sabotage that plagues their village and threatens the annual giant vegetable growing contest.

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Stitch & Bitch coming to next Art Lounge

March 12th, 2017 Comments off

Friday April 14, 7pm
Here’s your heads-up! Register here.

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Art Lounge with new Bottles and Brushes class – Friday March 10

February 28th, 2017 Comments off

HPIC ART LOUNGE


Art Class + community art lounge + HPIC bar
The 2nd Friday of each month, HPIC will open as the HPIC Art Lounge,
featuring a community art lounge, as well as rotating art classes
showcasing the talents of local neighborhood artists
Sign up for our class (pre-registration required), or bring your art/craft to
the Lounge where you can relax, connect with like-minded neighbors, and set
your imagination free. Let creativity and spirits flow freely @ HPIC.

Join us at the HPIC art lounge!


Friday, March 10
Class: Bottles & Brushes (Paint the Seattle skyline!) Register.
(only 3 spots left as of noon Friday, March 10!)

Lounge opens at 7:00PM, 21 & over
Bring your yarn, sketchpad, paint & canvas, adult coloring book, art project, etc!


 

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Corner Bar – Friday, March 3

February 22nd, 2017 Comments off

Friday, March 3 – doors open at 6pm.

Get your groove on with DJ Dr Lehl until the band starts, and after band sets.

Beverages Draft beer, wine, and HPIC Classic Cocktails! As always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well. Please remember that no outside alcohol is allowed.

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.

Wine Event Planning
Email us if you’d like to help plan or volunteer for our 9th Annual Winetasting Fundraiser! It’s really fun and a great way to meet new friends in the neighborhood.

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Movie Night this Friday, February 17

February 14th, 2017 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!

Short movie hint: Who doesn’t love SpongeBob!

Feature movie hint: 2015 PG (1 hr 34 minutes). When Oh, a loveable misfit from another planet, lands on Earth and finds himself on the run from his own people, he forms an unlikely friendship with an adventurous girl named Tip who is on a quest of her own. Through a series of comic adventures with Tip, Oh comes to understand that being different and making mistakes is all part of being human. And while he changes her planet and she changes his world, they discover the true meaning of the word HOME.

With Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin, Jennifer Lopez

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Art Lounge – this Friday, February 10

February 7th, 2017 Comments off

2017 brings new programming to the Highland Park Improvement Club!


HPIC ART LOUNGE

Art Class + community art lounge + HPIC bar

The 2nd Friday of each month, HPIC will open as the HPIC Art Lounge,
featuring a community art lounge, as well as rotating art classes showcasing
the talents of local neighborhood artists. Sign up for one of our classes (see
website for upcoming classes, pre-registration required), or bring your craft to
the Lounge where you can relax, connect with like-minded neighbors, and set
your imagination free. Let creativity and spirits flow freely @ HPIC.


Join us at the HPIC art lounge!

Friday, February 10
Class: Bottles & Brushes (Paint your Pet!) Register
Lounge opens at 7:00PM, 21 & over
Bring your yarn, sketchpad, paint & canvas, adult coloring book, art project, etc!


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Corner Bar is back! this Friday, Feb 3

January 31st, 2017 Comments off

Friday, February 3 – doors open at 6pm.

Take a ride with Hot Rod, and DJ Dr Lehl.

Beverages Draft beer, wine, and HPIC Classic Cocktails! As always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well. Please remember that no outside alcohol is allowed.

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.

And Coming Up:
Wine Event Planning Kick-off Wednesday Feb 15. Email us if you’d like to help plan or volunteer for our 9th Annual Winetasting Fundraiser! It’s really fun and a great way to meet new friends in the neighborhood.

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Bottles and Brushes Returns! Friday, Feb 10

January 30th, 2017 Comments off

Sign up for the next Bottles and Brushes class and paint a picture of your pet. Taught by Maureen Clark. Friday Feb 10, 7pm. $35 covers all art supplies. 21+ Cocktails, beer and wine available for purchase, as well as non-alcoholic drinks and snacks.

Register now! This class will fill up fast!

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Saturday, January 28, 11am to 3pm: RainWise Work Party and Delridge Bus Triangle Workshop

January 22nd, 2017 Comments off

Local activism! Saturday, January 28 – Learn about rain gardens and rain garden maintenance, get a free tree, and help plan the new Delridge Bus Triangle.

RainWise Maintenance Work Party and Tree Give-Away
with RainWise staff and DIRT Corps

11am – 3pm: take home up to four free yard trees
Starting at 11am: Guided rain garden pruning and plant care of the HPIC gardens
Starting at 12:30pm: Learn how to maintain your existing RainWise garden – take a tour/walking workshop around the HPIC building for tips on rain garden and cistern care.

Help plan the new Delridge Bus Triangle
with Westwood-Roxhill-Arbor Heights Community Council (WWRHAH)

9:45am: Doors open
10am – 12 noon: Triangle Bus Park Workshop
Community workshop details here: https://wwrhah.wordpress.com/2017/01/05/reimagining-the-south-delridge-triangle-bus-park-workshop/

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Movie Night this Friday, January 20

January 17th, 2017 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!

Short movie hint: Our favorite curious monkey returns…

Feature movie hint: 2016 PG (1 hr 08 minutes). In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

And – Saturday January 28, 11am to 3pm. RainWise Maintenance Work Party and Tree Give-Away. More info to come!

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