Today's PubliCalendar Picks for Political and Civic Nerds
Sustainable Seattle hosts their annual fundraiser honoring local eco stars for their commitment to environmentalism. Opening remarks by Mike McGinn and keynote speaker Chris Rogers of Point32. Ticket includes a cocktail hour with wine and beer and an exquisite salmon dinner.
Thu Nov 15, 6–9pm, Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center, 801 W Government Way, $75-$600.
Town Hall brings Dr. Marty Makary—author of their Book Club pick, Unaccountable—to enlighten hospital-goers about the mistakes and expenses they may be subject to with the lack of supervision in today's healthcare system. Bring a copy of the book and get in free.
Thu Nov 15, 7:30–9pm, Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave, $0-$5.
King County hosts this community meeting to update residents on the status of the South Park Bridge construction. Engineers will share details construction and excavation work and answer questions.
Thu Nov 15, 7pm, South Park Community Center, 8319 8th Ave S, free.
Serving those in areas northeast of the ship canal bridge, Sustainable NE Seattle meets to discuss this month's topic: how to enjoy the holidays without purchasing a ton of wasteful "stuff." Childcare provided. Guests encouraged to bring a food item for the "stone soup" salad.
Thu Nov 15, 6:30–9pm, Wedgwood Presbyterian Church, 8008 35th Ave NE, free.