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     Events  

    King County Library System Online Programs

    Great online programs and many book groups available.  See attached list for full list of online programs.

    Mon., May 16, Noon-1pm

    Register online

    Dementia-Friendly Communities: Why We Need Them, and How We Can Create Them

    Susan McFadden will share her inclusive strategies for creating communities of care and purpose by enabling people with all types of dementia, their care partners and all of us to live with meaning and joy.

     

    Alternative Facts Film Screening:  The Lies of Executive Order 9066

    Wed. May 18, 6:30pm-8pm (doors open at 6pm)

    Shoreline Community College Theater, 16101 Greenwood Ave N., Shoreline

    Free screening of ALTERNATIVE FACTS: The Lies of Executive Order 9066 followed by panel discussion by Seattle Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL).

    Come early and learn about JACL History in lobby display.  Film will show at 6:30pm (about 60 min.).  Discussion following film with members of JACL Seattle chapter.

    Provided in partnership with Shoreline Public Schools, Shoreline Community College, JACL, Shoreline Historical Museum in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and the 80th Anniversary of Executive Order 9066. Contact equity@shorelineschools.org or Suni Toltonstolton@shorelinewa.gov for more info.

     

    Educators of Color Coffee & Chat

    Sat. May 21, 1pm-3pm

    Black Coffee NW, 16743 Aurora Ave. N, Shoreline

    RSVP on FB event page

    Last Coffee and Chat event for the school year.  Opportunity to connect with other staff of color, share healing space in informal gathering. Facilitated by Ranice Innocent. 

     

    Asian American Youth Event

    Sat. May 21, 2pm-6:30pm

    Seattle Onnuri Church, 20150 45th Ave. NE, Lake Forest Park

    Register online at https://bit.ly/YouthKANCommunity

    Korean Community Service Center’s YouthKAN program is hosting an event for Asian American youth to share stories about identify, mental health, do art, and eat good food!  Contact grace@kcsc-seattle.org or dm @kcscyouthkan for more info.

     

    American Like Us:  Exploring the Asian American Identity Crisis

    Monday, May 23, 5:30pm – 6:30pm

    Register for Online Event

    Asian American youth feel pressure to both embrace American culture and maintain the ethnic heritage and traditions of their immigrant parents, which affect their psychological wellbeing.  Join us for a rich discussion that explores the history of the Asian American Pacific Islander label, the Asian American racial and ethnic identity crisis, the pressure of representation, the model minority myth, and the newest call for racial data disaggregation.

    See event page for presenter details.

     

    Asian American Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Mental Health Webinar

    Tues. May 31, 7pm-8:30pm

    On Zoom link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84449900586

    Webinar ID: 844 4990 0586

    Learn about historical and current issues that impact mental wellness in AANHPI communities, such as cultural expectations, stereotypes, acculturation, “Model Minority” myth, and others.  Presented by Lynette Pang, MA, LMHC, of Phase 3 Counseling.  Provided by Shoreline PTA Council Mental Health Committee and City of Shoreline.  Email mentalhealth@shorelinepta.org or visit www.shorelinepta.org/mental-health.html for more info.

     

    Shoreline Community College Continuing Education Spring Registration Open Now – No application or previous experience is required.  See flyer and webpage for more info. to enroll.

     

    Shoreline Community College Summer Camps – Registration begins April 11.  Includes: computer programming/coding, video game design, forensic science, biotechnology, environmental awareness, art, wellness/athletics and more! Camps and youth classes/workshops scheduled between June 27thand August 26th. See flyer for details.

     

     

    RECORDED EVENTS/IN CASE YOU MISSED IT

    All the Way Authentic podcast moderated by diversity and equity consultant and Shoreline resident Kevin P. Henry:

     

     

    COVID & OTHER RESOURCES

    Public Health Community Partnership COVID Updates Call –  TOMORROW!  Wed. May 11, 3:30pm-5pm (every other Wednesday, 3:30 to 5pm)

    The Community Partners’ Calls focus on updating community organizations, local businesses, and community members about all things new in COVID, including:  Business/organization reopening; Vaccine updates and access; Community resources; and more information for your community.  Click Zoom link to join: Join Zoom Meeting

     

    Free Mammogram Screening Event

    Sat. May 21, 7:30am-4pm

    Ronald United Methodist Church, 17839 Aurora Ave. N, Shoreline

    Free mammogram screening for women age 40 and older.  Call 1-800-756-5437 for appointments. King County Public Health staff will also help individuals in need of health coverage, food stamps, ORCA Lift bus transportation, energy assistance and etc. 

     

    King County COVID‑19 Call Center - Contact the call center at 206‑477‑3977 with medical questions related to COVID-19. The call center is available daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and isolation and quarantine requests can be made from 8 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.  If you need language interpretation or online help, contact the call center and say your preferred language when connected. If you have a disability and need accommodation, contact the call center or email publichealthaccommodations@kingcounty.gov.

     

    General questions about COVID-19 in Washington State - Contact the Washington State COVID-19 Information Hotline at 1‑800‑525‑0127

     

    FREE COVID-19 Tests in mail:

    • WA State Program – order tests 2 times per month, website in English and Spanish
    • Federal Program – order 2 sets of tests.  Website in English, Spanish, and Chinese

     

     

    JOB OPPORTUNITIES

    City of Shoreline is hiring.  Visit the City of Shoreline’s Jobs page for full postings.