Seattle Program Center Upcoming Public Events

Events at our Seattle Program Center that are open to everyone.
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Behind The Shot: Costa Rican Adventures

For this presentation, Anita Elder and Patty Polinsky, who will be showing photos from Costa Rica and talking about how they planned their trips, what equipment they took, and inspired you to plan your own photo adventure.

Tue, Sep 24, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Trail Running Leader Seminar

This 2 hour evening seminar provides experienced trail runners with information to help them become effective trail running leaders for the Mountaineers.

Tue, Sep 24, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A

Costa Rica: Turtles, colorful birds and extradonary wildlife | Info Session

Preview this stunning, colorful and diverse Central American country. See turtles laying eggs and the eggs hatching on this ecologically-sensitive adventure. Photograph the wildlife including coatimundi, huge trees, flowers, butterflies and the unique and extraordinary resident and migratory birds including humming birds at close range, while walking or day hiking. A cellphone is all you need to take beautiful pictures on this adventure! A power-point of the adventure to Costa Rica Will be shown.

Wed, Sep 25, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Sept 30

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Sep 30, 2019
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Hike in the Matterhorn Alps in Switzerland! | Info Session

Matterhorn Adventure! Day-hike on high mountain trails, see and photograph the Matterhorn, travel alongside glaciers and across high mountain slopes, cross mountain passes, and lunch at scenic alpine huts. Get a sneak preview of this not-to-be missed trip!

Tue, Oct 1, 2019
7:00 PM to 8:15 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Summit Room

WALKING THE WILD: Trekking the footpaths of Scotland with Sheri Goodwin

In this 12th event in our Walking the Wild series with storytelling and great photos from extraordinary adventures on foot by Mountaineers members in the wilds of the world, come and share Sheri Goodwin's adventures along Scotland's most popular trek -The West Highland Way - as well as The Arran Isle Coastal Path, The Great Glen Way, The Fife Coastal Path and day hikes on the Orkney Isles and Isle of Skye.

Thu, Oct 3, 2019
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Mountain Film World Tour 2019

Join us for our annual showing of Mountainfilm, celebrating stories of indomitable spirit and inspiring audiences through film, art, and ideas.

Thu, Oct 10, 2019
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Cascade A, Cascade B

Seattle Photography Committee Potluck

Photography committee monthly potluck and image sharing. All Mountaineer members and the public are welcome.

Wed, Oct 16, 2019
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Travel Journaling workshop With Charlotte Austin & Claire Giordano

In this unique one-time workshop, join two professional outdoor storytellers — adventure writer Charlotte Austin and mountain artist Claire Giordano — to explore the potential of your own nature or travel journal.

Mon, Oct 21, 2019
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Seattle Branch 2019-2020 Snowshoe Season Kickoff Social

The Seattle Snowshoe Committee hosts an evening for our snowshoe community.

Tue, Oct 22, 2019
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Behind The Shot: BIRDING IN THE CLOUD FOREST OF WESTERN PANAMA with Tom Bancroft

Tom will be presenting his photos from his Panama Trip.

Wed, Oct 23, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Oct 28

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Oct 28, 2019
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B
Thu, Nov 7, 2019
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Seattle Scramble Reunion

Come celebrate a successful scrambling season and the new crop of 2019 grads! Family and friends are welcome and we will have some raffles during the event. Drinks and dessert will be provided, so please bring a main or side to share. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

Mon, Nov 11, 2019
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Nov 15, 2019
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Seattle Photography Committee Potluck

Photography committee monthly potluck and image sharing. All Mountaineer members and the public are welcome.

Wed, Nov 20, 2019
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Naturalists Study Group Lecture 1, 2019-2020

John Fleckenstein, of the Washington Natural Heritage Program (retired), will speak about “Plants and Animals, Tools and Tricks of the Pollination Trade.” He’ll focus on the fascinating, often unseen, world of plant pollination and the animal affiliations that help specialized plant species survive.

Wed, Nov 20, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Nov 22, 2019
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Dec 2

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Dec 2, 2019
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Naturalists Study Group Lecture 2, 2019-2020

Jennifer Hahn, Adjunct, Fairhaven College, Western Washington University, will speak about foraging for wild foods. She is the author of three books: Spirited Waters: Soloing South Through the Inside Passage (Mountaineers Books, 2009), about her 750-mile solo kayak trip from Alaska to Washington; Pacific Coast Foraging Guide, 40 Wild Foods from Beach, Field and Forest, Mountaineers Books/Skipstone, 2010), and Pacific Feast: A Cook's Guide to West Coast Foraging and Cuisine.

Wed, Dec 11, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Avalanche Awareness Seminar

NWAC - AIARE Avalanche Awareness Seminar

Thu, Dec 12, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Dec 13, 2019
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Avalanche Awareness Seminar

NWAC - AIARE Avalanche Awareness Seminar

Mon, Dec 16, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Seattle Photography Committee Potluck

Photography committee monthly potluck and image sharing. All Mountaineer members and the public are welcome.

Wed, Dec 18, 2019
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Dec 27, 2019
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Jan 3, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Jan 10, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Avalanche Awareness Seminar

NWAC - AIARE Avalanche Awareness Seminar

Fri, Jan 10, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Jan 24, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Jan 27

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Jan 27, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Jan 31, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

I Won The Lottery And You Can Too: How to Plan Your Adventures

Confused about permits, passes, lotteries, and other aspects of planning your backcountry adventures? Stumped by the different systems and land management agencies? Join us and learn how to reserve campsites, select the right passes for your needs, and more.

Thu, Feb 6, 2020
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Summit Room

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Feb 7, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Adventure Writing Workshop with Charlotte Austin: Secrets of a Travel Writer

Everyone can be a travel writer, but not everyone knows it. With a little practice, your snapshots, postcards, tweets, and scribbled notes can be crafted into a unique story — and in this one-of-a-kind workshop, you'll learn the secrets that travel writers swear by to turn those creative sparks into narrative arcs.

Mon, Feb 10, 2020
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Naturalists Study Group Lecture 3, 2019-2020

Patti Happe, Wildlife Branch Chief, Olympic National Park, will speak about the relocation of mountain goats from Olympic National Park to the North Cascades. This project is an effort to remove the goats from the Olympics, where they are not native, and reestablish goats in the Cascades, where they once roamed. She previously spoke to The Mountaineers about reestablishment of fisher populations in Olympic National Park (a successful program that has since been expanded to the Cascades).

Wed, Feb 12, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Feb 14, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Feb 21, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Feb 24

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Feb 24, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Avalanche Awareness Seminar

NWAC - AIARE Avalanche Awareness Seminar

Tue, Feb 25, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Feb 28, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Mar 6, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls

Naturalists Study Group Lecture 4, 2019-2020

David Giblin, Collections Manager, University of Washington Herbarium, Burke Museum, will give a talk on the various web resources and apps that are available through the Burke Museum Image Collection and affiliated resources and the many ways amateur naturalists might be able to benefit from these resources.

Wed, Mar 11, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Open Climb Night

Our indoor climbing wall will be open for an evening of climbing for members and guests.

Fri, Mar 13, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman C, Goodman C: Rock Walls, Goodman C: Ice Walls
Mon, Mar 23, 2020
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Travel and Adventure Writing Workshop with Writer Nick O'Connell

Join award-winning writer Nicholas O’Connell, MFA, Ph.D. of The Writer’s Workshop for an Introduction to Travel and Adventure Writing, one of the most exciting forms of narrative.

Tue, Mar 24, 2020
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Mar 30

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Mar 30, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

Photos, stories and planning details from extraordinary adventures on foot by Mountaineers members in the wilds of the world.

Wed, Apr 22, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Apr 27

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Apr 27, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers and Gear Grab

Join us for our next Gear Grab, open to members and non-members. Come to meet our activity leaders and learn about winter and spring course offerings, and score from other outdoor enthusiasts at our used gear sale. Anyone can sell gear but you need to contact garretta@mountaineers.org to secure a table.

Tue, May 19, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Jun 8

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Jun 8, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

Photos, stories and planning details from extraordinary adventures on foot by Mountaineers members in the wilds of the world.

Wed, Jun 24, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Aug 17

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Aug 17, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers and Gear Grab

Join us for our next Gear Grab, open to members and non-members. Come to meet our activity leaders and learn about winter and spring course offerings, and score from other outdoor enthusiasts at our used gear sale. Anyone can sell gear but you need to contact garretta@mountaineers.org to secure a table.

Mon, Sep 14, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Sep 29

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Tue, Sep 29, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

Photos, stories and planning details from extraordinary adventures on foot by Mountaineers members in the wilds of the world.

Wed, Oct 7, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Oct 26

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Oct 26, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Dec 7

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Mon, Dec 7, 2020
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B