Seattle Mid-Singles Conference Schedule

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Thursday, July 26 – 
  • 7:00 pm: Temple Endowment Session at the Seattle Temple (2808 148th Ave SE, Bellevue 98007)
  • 8:30-10:30 pm: Ice Cream Social at the Bellevue Stake Center (14536 Main St. Bellevue 98007) **NOTE: this is NOT the building behind the temple, it's the building north of the temple, up 148th St.

Friday, July 27 – 
  • Daytime Activity: Ferry ride to Bainbridge Island for lunch (bring money to pay for ferry ride and lunch) 
    • 10:30 am: Meet at Bellevue South Stake Center (behind the temple) or the North Seattle Stake Center (5701 8th Ave NE Seattle, 98105) to carpool to the Ferry Terminal (801 Alaskan Way Pier 52, Seattle, 98104)
    • Park by ferry terminal: under the Alaska Way bridge and other surrounding parking lots & garages near the ferry terminal (you will need to pay for parking)
    • 11:00 am: Meet at the Subway outside the ferry terminal 
    • 11:25 am: Ferry ride to Bainbridge (walk on, no need to drive onto ferry, all activities will be walkable right off the ferry)
    • Ferry Schedule: http://www.wsdot.com/ferries/schedule/scheduledetailbyroute.aspx?route=sea-bi 
    • Enjoy lunch, ice cream, and walk around the cute town

Friday, July 27 –
  • 8:00-11:00 pmTHE HUB Games Center at University of Washington (4001 E Stevens Way NE, Seattle, WA 98195) 
    • Bowling, Pool, Table Tennis, Arcade 
    • Delicious appetizers and desserts
    • Lots of opportunities to meet new friends
    • Complete a personality test either prior to coming or at the event: https://www.16personalities.com
    • Bring $5 for parking
    • Closest parking lot: Padleford parking garage http://www.washington.edu/maps/#!/pdl
    • Follow the chalk arrows from the parking garage to the HUB

Saturday, July 28 –  
  • 8:30 am: Early Morning Yoga at the North Seattle Stake Center (5701 8th Ave NE Seattle, 98105). Bring a yoga mat or towel. 
  • 9:00 am: Meet at the North Seattle Stake Center (5701 8th Ave NE Seattle, 98105)
  • 9:30 am: Carpool to the 'Explore Seattle' activities 
  • 10:00 am-Noon: Explore Seattle Small Group Activities (pick one):
    • Pike Place Market & Pier
      • Parking: West Edge Garage (200 Pike St, Seattle, 98101), weekend rate of $7 for all day parking
      • Meet at "Rachel the Piggy Bank" (under the Pike Place sign, on Pike St.)
    • Service Project at Mary's Place (1155 N 130th St Seattle, 98133):
      • Clean up the outdoor parking lot, urban garden area, & complete some cleaning/organization projects indoors
      • Must create an account for a background check at least 1 week prior: https://marysplaceseattle.volunteerhub.com 
        • Fill out profile, when prompted for a "join code", use LDS
        • After completing profile, click on the drop-down bar on the events page & look for an event group titled "Mary's Place Family Center in North Seattle GROUPS". Click on this & you will see our event titled "Volunteer Day with the Latter-day Saints" on Saturday July 28th from 10am-12:00 pm. Click "signup" & you're in!
        • If slots are full, never fear!  We'll create more. Send an email to lds.simonson.paul@gmail.com if slots are full.  
    • Discovery Park Hike/Walkabout & Ice Cream at Salt & Straw 
      • Meet at the Discovery Park East Parking Lot (3801 Discovery Park Blvd, Seattle, 98199)
      • After a short walkabout, enjoy some ice cream at Salt & Straw (5420 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107)
    • Scavenger Hunt/Escape Room (limited to those who sign-up, email pricemeg@msn.com to check availability): Meet at the North Seattle Stake Center to join a team
  • 1:00-5:00 pm: Afternoon Beach Party at Magnuson Park (7400 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115) 
    • Meet at the beach, follow the chalk arrows for our location (will be posted here and on the Facebook page)
    • Lunch provided
    • Beach activities--dress for swimming
    • Ultimate Frisbee & other lawn games
    • Kayaking & Paddle Boarding--those interested in kayaking or paddle boarding can rent kayaks ($30/hr) or paddle boards ($18/hr) at Sail Sand Point in the park (7861 62nd Ave NE Seattle, WA 98115)    http://www.sailsandpoint.org/about-us/contact/ 
    • If you have your own kayak, bring it! 
  • 6:30-8:30 pm: The People's Burger Food Truck for Dinner at the North Seattle
    Stake Center 
    (5701 8th Ave NE Seattle, 98105) 
    • Food truck dinner included in your conference registration fee (pick up a dinner ticket Saturday night)
    • Vegetarian and Gluten-Free options will be available 
  • 8:30-9:30 pm: Speed Connect at the North Seattle Stake Center (5701 8th Ave NE Seattle, 98105) 
  • 9:00-Midnight: Dance Party with Live Cover Band, "Flashback Nation" at the North Seattle Stake Center (5701 8th Ave NE Seattle, 98105)

Sunday, July 29 –  
  • 10:00 am: Morning Walk on the Cold Creek Parkway Trail https://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/coal-creek
  • 1:30-4:30 pm Church Services at the Factoria Building (4200 124th Ave SE Bellevue, 98006)
    • 1:30-3:00: Sacrament Meeting
    • 3:15-4:30: Sunday School Classes
  • 4:30-6:15 pm: Dinner 
  • 6:30-7:30 pm: Fireside with Adam Miller (see bio below)
  • 7:30-8:30 pm: Dessert and Mingling 
**Please note: Church meetings and fireside for adults, there will be no classes for children 


Fireside Speaker: Adam Miller  

Adam is a professor of philosophy at Collin College in McKinney, Texas.​  

He earned a BA in Comparative Literature from Brigham Young University and an MA and PhD in Philosophy from Villanova University.

He is the author of eight books and serves as the current director of the Mormon Theology Seminar.

He and his wife, Gwen, have three children.


                        
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            Online registration closes July 25th.  Cash or check at the door.