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Around the Diocese
St. John the Baptist, West Seattle, hosts Thanksgiving Eve Worship & Pie; Wednesday, November 26, 7 pm. Bishop Greg Rickel will preach.
St. Mark's Cathedral hosts the Byrd Ensemble performing a A Baroque Christmas: Bach & Brass, carol arrangements by German masters and readings by actor Nurmi Husa. Saturday, November 29, 7:30 pm; tickets required.
St James, Kent, presents Waiting in Starlight on Advent 1, November 30 at 5 pm. Begin your advent with this special alternative worship service centered around worship stations and contemporary music. Eucharist will be offered.
St. Dunstan, Shoreline, offers Holiday Season & Working through Bereavement with Br. John Ryan, O.C.P., pastoral associate. Saturdays, November 29-January 3; 10 am-12 pm.
Saint Mark’s Cathedral presents The Great O Antiphons, an annual service of lessons and carols with music, banners, candles and incense. Sunday, November 30, 7 pm Cathedral Nave; all are invited to this special service at the beginning of Advent.
The Gallery at Grace, Bainbridge Island, hosts a photography exhibit Home is a Pattern Within Us through the end of November. Gallery hours T-F 9-2 and by appointment.
St. Andrew, Seattle, offers Resting in Sacred Sound, a contemplative song workshop; Mondays, December 1, 8, & 15, 7:00-8:20 pm.
Christ Church, Puyallup, Santa's Seconds Sale, Saturday, December 6, 10 am-3 pm. New and gently used items suitable for gifting.
St. Peter, Seattle, presents a Multicultural Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair; Saturday, December 6, 10 am-3 pm. Multicultural/ethnic goods, Japanese sweets, sushi, plate lunch, and more; free children's craft activity.
Christ Church, Tacoma, presents Advent Lessons & Carols; Sunday, December 7, 5:00 pm. Donation at the door.
St. Hilda St. Patrick, Edmonds, offers a Day of Quiet Meditation when all are invited to join together and share our common humanity; Saturday, December 13, 9 am-3 pm. A light lunch will be served; RSVP required.
Pregnant with the Holy - An Advent Quiet Morning; sponsored by Saint Mark’s Cathedral and by the The Center at Saint Andrew, Seattle. Saturday, December 13, 9 am-12 pm at St. Andrew's. Advanced sign up appreciated.
St. Michael, Issaquah, presents a Sing & Play Along Messiah; Sunday, December 14, 2:30 pm; join the choir or orchestra, or just come and listen. Instrumentalists bring own instruments and music stands.
Saint Mark’s Cathedral offers a Blue Christmas service; Thursday, December 18, 7 pm in Thomsen Chapel. For many, this is a complicated season. All are invited to join this transforming Eucharist that honors our sense of loss and grief and helps us enter into the holidays more.
St. Margaret, Bellevue, has a set of Schulmerich Handbells (three octaves (C4 - C7) for sale; price is $5,000. Please email Sonja Lindberg.
Position Open: Acting Thrift Shop Store Manager. St. Margaret, Bellevue, seeks applicants for this full-time position.
St. Aidan, Camano Island, seeks a 1/4 time Organist to play Sunday mornings and other special occasions. Pay commensurate with experience and length of commute.