Seattle Prime Timers

For Mature Gay Men and their Friends

Calendar of Events

Text Box: SPT members are also invited to attend any of these Mature Friends Events:
Wednesday Pinochle Group: November 7 and 21 at 7PM.  Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103 John Beierle 
Greenlake Walk:  Wednesday November 7, 14, 21, and 28 at 11AM Rain or Shine.   We meet at the South West corner of the lake. This is near to the boathouse. This is NOT where you can rent boats.  We gather at the north end of the parking lot that is just north of the boathouse. Don McKenzie 206-235-2844 or 
Wednesday Bridge Group:  November 7, 14, 21, and 28 at 7PM.  The Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103 Ed Knappe 206-735-0254 
Wednesday Lunch: November 14 and 28 at Noon Roosters Tex-Mex BBQ located at 611 Broadway East, just a couple of blocks from the Capitol Hill light rail station.  David Turner 801-201-0350 
3rd Tuesday Dining Out-Dinner:  November 20 at 6PM, Robb’s 125th St Grill, at 125th and Aurora.  Dan Lee 206-242-5173 
1st Tuesday Dining Out-Dinner:  November 6 at 6:30PM Palermo’s Capitol Hill, 350 15th Avenue East  Mike Payne 206-295-4743 
Mature Friends Monthly Potluck:  November 17 at 6PM Good Shepherd Center 4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103  - Dish Assignments Last Name Initial - Appetizer:  C, D, E, G, J, P, Z; Main Dish:  B, H, M, O, W; Vegetable:  I, S, T; Salad:  A, F, N, V; Dessert:  K, L, R

Thursday November 1st

7:00 PM

Coffee Reunion at Northgate Mall 401 NE Northgate Way, Seattle - Look for your friendly Prime Timers at a table in the Food court at the south end of the Mall – all are welcome!  Routes to/from the Northgate Transit Center:  26, 40, 41, 63, 67, 75, 303, 345, 346, 347, 348, 555, 556

Thursday November 8th

2:00 PM

Cards at Ballard NW Senior Center 5429 32nd Ave NW — In the Arts & Crafts Room on the 2nd floor we will enjoy playing card games near the Locks [Hearts and/or Cribbage and/or Bridge depending on who shows up].  Beginners are welcome!  You can have lunch in the dining room, but it stops serving at 12:30.   Metro Routes 44 and 17X serve the Center.

Saturday November 10th

6:00 PM

Dining Out at Gordon Biersch/Pacific Place 600 Pine Ste #401, Hosted by Ron Hawk -- See menu at RSVP by Thursday the 8th to Ron at 206-225-5258 or

Sunday November 11th

2:00 PM

Steering Committee at Dennis & Bruce’s home — All members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Contact Dennis at 206-898-9590 or Metro 8, 47

Saturday November 17th

2:00 PM

Monthly Potluck/John Mark Memorial at Plymouth Church *NEW LOCATION* -- 1217 6th Ave, Seattle, WA [downtown between Seneca and University]. At this month’s Potluck we will also celebrate John Mark’s life.  It is open to anyone who would like to celebrate his life with us.  If you wish to participate in the potluck, please bring a dish that will serve eight or more to share.  A special cake, coffee and ice cream will be provided for all. A short organ recital will follow.  Free parking is under the Church, enter off University.  See We will be in the lounge.  Enter via garage elevator or front doors near University on 6th.

Sunday November 18th

3:00 PM

Free Movie at Scarecrow Video - 5030 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle - Fox and His Friends is our first venture into foreign language films.  Fox is a typical working-class gay guy, trying to fit in.  Things change dramatically when he wins the lottery.  The film is an exploration of sex (friendship) and money, values and morals, materialism and narcissism.  Directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder; starring Fassbinder and Karlheinz Bohm.  Released 1975; 2 hours.  In German. The private viewing room will accommodate 30 people.  RSVP your interest to Roger Meers at:  Free to Mature Friends, Prime Timers and their guests.  Scarecrow has concessions available for purchase. 

Thursday November 22nd

1:00 PM

Thanksgiving Dinner and Potluck — at Bob Riopelle’s home. RSVP to Bob by Monday the 19th at 206-935-5683 or  Bob will do the turkey, stuffing and gravy; please coordinate with Bob on what dish you would like to bring.

Saturday November 24th

6:00 PM

Ethnic Dining Out at Naan 'n Curry, 709 South 3rd Street, Renton, WA 98057 website: The food is both Indian and Pakistani. Contact Tim Corbett at 206-313-8551 or by Thursday the 22nd. There is plenty of parking on Main Ave between S. 2nd and S. 3rd streets in a free public lot.  The restaurant is less than one block from the Renton Transit Center. Buses 101, 106, and 107 all stop there.  The #560 runs from Bellevue Transit Center to Renton Transit Center about every 30 minutes.

Sunday November 25th

1:30 PM

Seattle Prime Timers Rap Group at SASG 115 – 15th Ave East Suite 201. SASG is providing the Ian MacKintosh room for our meeting, and coffee and tea.  Metro routes - The #8 and #10 are the most direct.  The #12 offers a transfer to the #8 at 19th Ave E & E John St or walk from E Madison St. The #49 and #60 offer a transfer to the #8 and #10 at Broadway & E John St.


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