A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, Dec. 1-7, 2017.
Swans/Snow Geese of the Skagit
SAT Wildlife biologist discusses trumpeter and tundra swans and the Skagit Valley’s best places to view them, 1 p.m. Saturday; learn about snow geese that migrate to the Skagit Valley, 1 p.m. Dec. 9, Christianson’s Nursery, 15806 Best Road, Mount Vernon; $8, reservations required, space limited (360-466-3821 or christiansonsnursery.com).
Pioneer Square Howlidays
PLAN AHEAD Entertainment, activities and treats for dogs and people, dog costume contest, dog park, “Barket Market” vendors, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 9, Occidental Square, Seattle (downtownseattle.org).
Seattle Humane Grand Opening
PLAN AHEAD Ribbon cutting ceremony, music, tours, kids’ craft activities, kitten obstacle course, 10:45 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 9, Seattle Humane, 13212 S.E. Eastgate Way, Bellevue (seattlehumane.org).
FRI-SAT Socially-conscious gifts that support causes, activities for all ages, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center, 440 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; free (206-709-3100 or facebook.com/events/117291648964526/).
Queen Anne Vintage Holiday Market
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FRI-SAT Unique items, fundraiser for Seattle Parks and Recreation programs for kids; 4-8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Queen Anne Community Center, 1901 First Ave. W., Seattle (206-386-4240 or queenannechamber.org).
Bellevue Hilltop Holiday Craft Show
FRI-SAT Shop crafts by 60 local artists, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 29-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Northwest Arts Center, 9825 N.E. 24th St., Bellevue (bellevuehilltopholidaycraftshow.com).
Bainbridge Island Winter Studio Tour
FRI-SUN Arts and crafts by 50 artists in seven studios and community halls, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Bainbridge Island (206-842-0504 or bistudiotour.com).
Gifts & Greens Galore Arboretum Holiday Sale
SAT Nature-inspired gifts including fresh greens, wreaths, garden and home décor, jewelry, holiday cards, gardening books; proceeds benefit the Arboretum, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Graham Visitor Center, 2300 Arboretum Dr. East, Seattle (206-325-4510 or arboretumfoundation.org/events/gifts-greens-galore/).
Holiday Gift Bazaar
SAT Crafts by local vendors, raffle, food and beverages available, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Lakewood Seward Park Community…