Seattle Prime Timers

For Mature Gay Men and their Friends

Calendar of Events




Wednesday Pinochle Group: July 3rd and 17th at 7 p.m.  Good Shepherd Center.

4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103

John Beierle


Greenlake Walk - Wednesday July 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 at 11 a.m.  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: July 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 at 7 p.m.  The Good Shepherd Center. 

4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103

Ed Knappe 206-735-0254


Wednesday Lunch: July 10 and 24 at Noon at 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


1st Tuesday Dining Out-Dinner:  July 2 at 6:30 p.m. Palermo’s Capitol Hill, 350 15th Avenue East

Mike Payne 206-295-4743


3rd Tuesday Dining Out-Dinner: July 16 at 6 p.m. at Robb’s 125th St Grill, at 125th and Aurora.

Dan Lee 206-242-5173


Book Club:  July 16 at 7:30 PM. We will be discussing The End of Eddy by Édouard Louis, an autobiographical novel about growing up gay in a working-class town in Northern France.

Contact Bruce Bigley at


Mature Friends Monthly Potluck:  July 27 at 6PM, The Good Shepherd Center. 

4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103 


Mature Friends Garden Tour: Thursday July 18 starting at 10:15 AM we will be visiting the Union Bay Natural Area, which is managed by the UW Botanic Gardens. 

contact Barry Barr-Finch at


Thursday July 4th

7:00 PM

Coffee Reunion on the 4th 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

Saturday July 6th

10:30 AM

AMcoffee - Coffee & Conversation group The Urban Bakery - 7850 East Green Lake Dr N, Seattle, WA 98103 [corner of Wallingford]. Baked goods, soups & sandwiches and espresso bar.  All are encouraged to walk around the lake afterwards.  Please contact Frank at or 206-693-3119.  Metro 26, 45

Thursday July 11th

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!  We go to have a light dinner together after the games.   Metro Routes 44 and 17X serve the Center.

Saturday July 13th

6:00 PM

Dining Out at Red Lobster Restaurant 4231 196th St SW, Lynnwood, WA, hosted by Ron Hawk -- Please RSVP by Thursday the 11th to Ron at 206-225-5258 or

Sunday July 14th

2:00 PM

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

Saturday July 20th

2:00 PM

Monthly Potluck at Plymouth Church -- 1217 6th Ave, Seattle, WA [downtown between Seneca and University]. There is a $5/person door fee (please try to bring exact change) to help pay for the cost of the room. This month’s potluck is dedicated to the memory of Joe Asher.  Please bring a dish that will serve eight or more to share.  Free parking is under the Church - enter off University [east of the IBM garage].  Enter via garage elevator and take elevator to 2nd floor, or front doors near Seneca on 6th – go to the south end.

Sunday July 21st

11:00 AM

Potluck & Movie at Bob Riopelle’s home. RSVP to Bob by Thursday the 18th at 206-935-5683 or  The movie is TBD

Sunday July 21st

3:00 PM

Free Movie at Scarecrow Video - 5030 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle.  The private viewing room will accommodate 30 people.  Call Me By Your Name -  The film premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, went into general release in 2018, and has garnered several awards.  As most of you surely recall, it is the poignant coming of age story set in Italy in the year 1983.  In the lazy summer under the sun, the young Elio develops an attraction to Oliver, his father’s graduate assistant.  Directed by Luca Guadagnino; starring Timothee Chalamet and Armie Hammer.  2 hours 12 minutes.  A sequel is in development.  RSVPs for Scarecrow are no longer necessary.  Reach out only if there are questions to Roger Meers at: or 206-225-6703.  Free to Mature Friends, Prime Timers and their guests.  Scarecrow has concessions available for purchase.  Metro 44, 45, 65, 67, 70, and 512.

Saturday July 27th

6:00 PM

Ethnic Dining Out at Brunello Ristorante Italiano — 7115 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle — Hosted by Bill Gage.  RSVP by Thursday the 25th to Bill at 206-321-7973 or  Bus route 67

Sunday July 28th

1:30 PM

Seattle Prime Timers Rap Group at GenPRIDE 401 Broadway E #223, Seattle, WA 98102 [above the QFC in the Broadway Market].

Subject:  How to Reignite Interest in Your Life

[The subject is only the starting point for our confidential discussion.]

Saturday August 17th

3:00 PM

         — SAVE THE DATE —

Seattle Prime Timers Annual Picnic

              Woodland Park