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Hidden Port Townsend

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RedBird Sports-Jeffmont Putter Bending Machine
Feb 24

Seattle, Washington

Jeffmont Golf Club Manufacturing Tour

Meet the founder and operators of RedBird Sports-Jeffmont for an in-depth discussion and private viewing of the artful craft of golf club fitting and manufacturing.
Comet Lodge Cemetery discarded headstones
Mar 4

Seattle, Washington

Flashlight Walking Tour of Comet Lodge Cemetery

Explore the tragic history and forgotten inhabitants of Seattle’s abandoned Comet Lodge Cemetery.
Fish specimens in jars
Mar 9


Burke Museum Fish Collections Tour

Get behind the scenes of the ichthyology collections of The Burke Museum.
Pillars Park
Mar 25

Seattle, Washington

Urban Arbortechture

Join artist Susan Robb on a tree trek that looks at social justice, city planning, and public and private space.

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