(Common Goldeneye, photographed by Robin Sinner)

Busy Saturday in West Seattle and Beyond – starting with two traffic warnings:

REPAIR: SDOT crews are picked up from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on 1st Ave. S. work between Cloverdale and Kenyon and on the 9th SW and SW Henderson – maps and details here.

CRANE REMOVAL: Avoid the Fauntleroy Way between Alaska and Edmunds – the tower crane for the big project on the east side of the road is coming down today as shown here.

And from the calendar:

HIGHLAND PARK CORNER STORE: 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., the official opening day of the new store at 7789 Highland Park Way SW, with a BOGO beverage special – see our preview for details.

ALKI BEACH CLEANUP: Seattle Parks sponsors a beach cleanup from 9am to 11am. Details here; Meeting at the Alki Bathhouse (60. / Alki).

CHILDREN’S MUSIC CONCERT: 10 am, Bruce & Bonnie perform as South Seattle College Co-op Preschools’ The performance series will be continued. You can find ticket information in our calendar list.

Sailboat races: You may see yachts off West Seattle during the Three Tree Point Race, which departs from Shilshole to TTP and back at 10am.

Racism in Political Institutions: Special presentation of the 34. District Democrats, everyone invited, 10:30 a.m. online – details here.

#STOPASIANHATE SOLIDARITY WALK: 6:00 p.m. around Green Lake – details in our preview thanks to an invitation from one of your West Seattle neighbors.

THEATRE: Four comedy short films from “Everything in timingPerformed live online by Twelfth night productions again tonight, 7:30 p.m. Our calendar list contains ticket / advertisement information.

PASSOVER: Starts tonight. Go here to see how West Seattle Synagogue Kol HaNeshamah plans to celebrate.

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