Federal Way Community Calendar | March 8 edition

Irish flag-raising ceremony: Celebrate St Patrick’s Day and join the city for a raising of the Irish flag at 9 a.m. March 15 at City Hall.

King County Elections Vote Center: The King County Elections team will be helping voters complete their ballots, registering new voters and issuing voter cards, updating current voter records and helping those with disabilities cast a private and independent ballot. Saturday, March 9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Monday, March 11, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and on Election Day, March 12, 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Join them at City Hall in the Patrick Maher Room.

FWPS Board Meeting: Join the School Board for a meeting via Zoom or in person at 6 p.m. March 12 at Nautilus K-8 located at 1000 S 289th St, Federal Way, WA 98003.

Inspired clutter clearing: Join clutter clearing coach Denise Frakes to learn ways to find inspiration in cleaning your home. Class is for adults and runs 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 14 at the Federal Way Library, 34200 1st Way S. Sponsored by Friends of the Federal Way Libraries. Contact 253-838-3668.

Irish flag-raising ceremony: Celebrate St Patrick’s Day and join the city for a raising of the Irish flag at 9 a.m. March 15 at City Hall. The event will feature bag pipe and drum players. Beads, gold coins and balloons will make it fun for kids.

Hot off the Presses: The Federal Way Mirror invites you to join the paper from 1 to 2:30 p.m. March 19 at Poverty Bay Café for informal conversation and coffee. You’ll be able to ask the newspaper staff about their work or talk about issues affecting the region, such as homelessness, addiction and development, all while supporting a local business and the work of nonprofit FUSION to serve families in need. Poverty Bay Café is located at 1108 S. 322nd Place in Federal Way, north of Celebration Park. Questions? Email editor@fedwaymirror.com.

Senior Commission Connection: Join the Senior Commission at the Federal Way Community Center to hear about community resources and events and connect with other seniors in Federal Way. Event is March 20 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Senior Lounge.

Korean Community Quarterly Meeting: Join at 6:30 p.m. on March 21 at City Hall.

Federal Way Iftar Dinner for Christians and Muslims: A dinner for Christians and Muslims to make friends and have meaningful conversation about life’s biggest questions. Friday, March 22 at 7 p.m. at 1636 South 330th Street, Federal Way. Dinner will be served at sunset (7:27 p.m.) and will be free and halal. Hosted by Veritas Bible Church and The Al-Ma’idah Initiative.

March of Diapers Drive: Saturday, March 23, at Twin Lakes Fred Meyer from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The effort, hosted annually by local nonprofit Do The Right Thing, distributes baby and adult hygiene products to nearly two dozen organizations and nonprofits across the region, helping keep families stocked.

70th Anniversary for the Federal Way Lions Club: To celebrate with them, join them on March 23 at the Golden Spoon Buffet and Banquet located at 1816 S. 320th St., Federal Way. The cost is $20 for children and $40 per adult. To get tickets, guests should call 425-346-7011 or email Grandmafi1953@gmail.com.

First Date – The Musical by Centerstage: Tickets are on sale now for Centerstage Theatre’s latest production. The show will run March 29 through April 21 and will show at 3200 Southwest Dash Point Road in Federal Way.