Emerald Water Anglers in The Junction

Photo Courtesy of Emerald Water Anglers
Photo Courtesy of Emerald Water Anglers


We’re so excited to welcome Emerald Water Anglers in the West Seattle Junction! A full service fly fishing outfitter in Seattle, they strive on giving you the best fly angling instruction and adventure in locally and internationally. They offer fly fishing trips for the novice and expert alike.

All of their experienced guides also teach fly fishing classes from casting to in depth immersion schools. In their classes you learn equipment, tactics, flies and skill sets for small creeks, tropical saltwater, tailwater trout and two handed casting for anadromous species.  They guide more types of water in Washington than anyone.

Their store is now open in The Junction, so stop by, browse, take their classes as well as schedule a guided adventure with them. You’re in for a good ride!

Emerald Water Anglers is located in the West Seattle Junction at 4502 42nd Ave SW.

Leave a Message at the BEEP!


Twilight Gallery & Boutique invites you to a multi-genre reading featuring poets, playwrights, novelist, & hybrid writers. On Saturday,  July 26th, they will seek to reflect what is often not reflected. BEEP!!!!!!

Twilight Gallery & Boutique is pleased to present some of Seattle’s most talented spoken word artists, curated by writer and performer, Anastasia Tolbert, : Claudia Castro Luna – Margot Kahn – Imani Sims – Lindsey Walker – Jane Wong – Corbin Lewars – Michelle Peñaloza

Doors open at 7pm.

Twilight Gallery & Boutique is located in the heart of the West Seattle Junction at 4306 SW Alaska Street.

Ride Around the Sound with AAA

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AAA Washington is proud to announce that they will be the presenting sponsor of the American Lung Association Ride Around the Sound this year. This event features three scenic routes between Seattle and Bremerton that range from 38 to 92 miles, making it perfect for both beginning bikers and experienced cyclists.

AAA West Seattle invite all to join them in supporting this great the American Lung Association, either by riding in the event itself or pledging your support for a rider. All AAA members get a 20% discount off the registration fee. In addition, AAA will throw down a friendly challenge to the West Seattle Junction readers to put together a team and ride with us! There are also opportunities to help promote the event by placing a poster in your window or linking to the ALA Ride Around the Sound website www.ridearoundthesound.org. Let’s help the ALA have a record fundraising year so they can continue to improve the health and wellbeing of our community.

For more info about this event drop by the AAA West Seattle in the West Seattle Junction at 4734 42nd Ave SW. or call them at 206.937.8222.

Clementine’s ANNUAL SUMMER SALE!!!

Save big on this summer’s hottest looks! Clementine’s Annual Clearance Sale begins, Thursday, July 10th. Doors open at 11:00 a.m. and stay open until 9:00 p.m., and the sale continues throughout Summer Fest weekend. Best prices on the cutest shoes, not to mention all Matt & Nat bags will 20-40% off. (Important note! Clementine will be closed July 9thto set up for the sale.)

Here’s a quick look at just some of the great deals they’ll have:

Matt & Nat’s Mitsuko bag was $128, sale price $79!


Clementine’s is located in the West Seattle Junction at 4447 California Ave SW.

Friends and Family Event at Pharmaca


Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, your one-stop shop for integrative healthcare services, is delighted to host a “Friends & Family” event on Sunday, July 13th from 11am – 3pm! Enjoy a day at Pharmaca in the West Seattle Junction with a free 10-minute chair massage, mini-facials and makeovers, product samples and huge savings on event day! Mini-facials and makeovers require a $10 service fee, and guests will receive a $10 Pharmaca gift coupon at time of service.


Pharmaca West Seattle is located in the heart of the West Seattle Junction at 4707 California Avenue SW.

For more info visit their website or call them at 206.932.4225

West Seattle Garden Tour 2014


The West Seattle Garden Tour celebrates the Art of Gardening’s 20th Anniversary this year. They will be showcasing nine spectacular NW residential gardens in West Seattle. Save the date for Sunday, July 20th  2014 from 9:00am to 5:00pm.

“The West Seattle Garden Tour (WSGT) is a fun, family-friendly event that has been an annual tradition since 1995. As a non-profit organization, the WSGT is proud to donate net proceeds to support Seattle-based community gardens and other non-profits that promote horticulture, education, or the arts.”

Buy Your Tickets

Ticket books will be on sale at the end of May at the following locations for $18 each.

Admiral Metropolitan MarketWSGT Poster 2014
2320 42nd Ave SW
West Seattle; 206/937-0551

Brown Paper Tickets (online)

Swanson’s Nursery
9701 15th Ave NW
Seattle; 206/782-2543

True Value Hardware
4747 44th Ave SW
Seattle; 206/932-0450

Village Green Perennial Nursery
10223 26th Ave SW
West Seattle; 206/767-7735

Wells Medina Nursery
8300 NE 24th
Medina; 425/454-1853

West Seattle Nursery
5275 California Ave SW
West Seattle; 206/935-9276

For more information about the West Seattle Garden Tour visit their website.

HomeStreet Bank Sponsors Helping Harvest Vouchers

HomeStreet Bank at Farmers Market on Sunday, June 29th



Helping Harvest Vouchers is a program of the Neighborhood Farmers Markets. It is one of several ways that the Neighborhood Farmers Markets work to provide equal food access for all.  Helping Harvest Vouchers give Seattle food bank clients the opportunity to increase the quality, variety and nutritional value of food they eat.

Thanks to the generous support of HomeStreet Bank- Helping Harvest Vouchers will be distributed in $10 increments at the West Seattle Food Bank to food bank clients.   The vouchers give Food Bank Clients a chance to participate in the wonderful weekly community event that is the West Seattle Farmers Market, meet their farmers, and also help our Washington State Farmers be introduced to new shoppers.

HomeStreet Bank will also be at the West Seattle Farmers Market on Sunday June 29th promoting the program and giving free Farmers Market bags to Farmers Market shoppers & a chance to win a gardening gift basket!

See you all at the Farmers Market!

Long Table Series at Fresh Bistro

From the Sea Vol. 2

June 26th at 7pm


Summer means sun and sea, so it’s only fitting for Fresh Bistro to host a Long Table Series involving delicious seafood and wine. Halibut Cheeks, Grilled Mahi-Mahi and Crispy Salmon Bellies, makes up a part of the menu on this night. For only $45 per person, enjoy a date in Seattle or a night out with friends.

Make sure to call and make your reservations. You can call or text, Fresh Bistro’s restaurant manager, John Schiffmanat at 206.612.5838.

Fresh Bistro is located in the West Seattle Junction at 4725 42nd Ave SW.

Green Life Demos at West Seattle Summer Fest


West Seattle Summer Fest and Sustainable West Seattle are pleased to announce this year’s line-up for the 4th Annual GreenLife Stage.  The GreenLife Stage is sponsored by Alki Bike and Board and features 3 days of sustainability demonstrations.  Topics include:  Building with Reclaimed Materials; Backyard Beer Making; and Home Canning and Preservation.  We are also excited to have performances of the highly acclaimed Illuminatio Dance on Friday and Sunday afternoons.

The GreenLife area is sponsored by West Seattle Nursery and is located in the Chase Bank parking lot, off California Ave SW and SW Edmunds St.  GreenLife runs from Friday, July 11th through Sunday, July 13th.  For more information and to view the schedule, please visit:   wsjunction.org/summerfest/green-life/

Summer Sale at West Seattle Cyclery

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West Seattle Cyclery ready for all your Seattle summer cycling needs.

To get you started on riding your way through summer, West Seattle Cyclery is having a bike, helmet and shoe sale through June 30.*

They have a great selection of road, mountain and commuter bikes from SCOTT, Marin and Swobo bikes available for purchase. In stock bikes only. Kids bikes are not on sale but will still get 15% off a helmet with purchase of a bike.

West Seattle Cyclery is located in the West Seattle Junction at 4508 California Ave SW.