Seattle Prime Timers

For Mature Gay Men and their Friends

Calendar of Events

Mature Friends FEBRuary 2020 Events


1st Tuesday Dining Out-Dinner:   February 4 at 6:30 p.m. Palermo’s Capitol Hill, 350 15th Avenue East

Mike Payne 206-295-4743


Wednesday Pinochle Group:  February 5th and 19thmat 7 p.m.  Good Shepherd Center.

4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103

Mike Payne at  or Dan Oban at


Green Lake Walk - Wednesday February 5, 12, 19 and 26 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:  February 5, 12, 19 and 26 at 7 p.m.  The Good Shepherd Center. 

4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103  Ed Knappe 206-735-0254


Board Games:   Wednesday, Feb 12, at 7PM. The Good Shepherd Center. 

4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA 98103  Howard Henry 425-646-6436 


Wednesday Lunch:  February 12 and 26 at Noon at Jimmy’s on Broadway, located at 1100 Broadway, just a couple of blocks south from the Capitol Hill light rail station.  David Turner 801-201-0350


3rd Tuesday Dining Out-Dinner:  February 18 at 6 p.m. at Robb’s 125th St Grill, at 125th and Aurora.

Dan Lee 206-242-5173


Book Club:  February 18 at 7:30 p.m. the Mature Friends book club will meet to discuss The Gallery by John Horne Burns. 

Contact Bruce Bigley at


Mature Friends Monthly Potluck:  February 29 at 6 p.m., The Good Shepherd Center. 

4649 Sunnyside Avenue Suite 140, Seattle, WA  98103. 

Saturday February 1st

10:30 AM

Coffee & Green Lake Walkaround 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 Bill at or 619-672-9277.  Metro 26, 45

Thursday February 6th

7:00 PM

Monthly Meetup at Northgate Barnes & Noble Café 401 NE Northgate Way, Seattle Come on into the bookstore at the north 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 February 8th

6:00 PM

Dining Out at Cactus South Lake Union 350 Terry Ave N, Seattle, hosted by Brad Sands -- See menu at Phone # is: 206-913-2250.   RSVP by Thursday the 6th to Brad at 206-325-4612 or  Bus Routes: C Line, 70, 62, 8, SLU Trolley.

Thursday February 13th

2:00 PM

Cards at Northgate Retirement Community 11501 15th Ave NE Seattle 98125 - we will enjoy playing card games where 2 of our members live.  Beginners are welcome!  We will go to have a light dinner together after the games.

Saturday February 15th

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. 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 February 16th

3:00 PM

Free Movie at Scarecrow Video - 5030 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle.

The Butch Factor: What Kind of Man Are You?  This documentary explores the meaning of masculinity for gay men.  Interviews were conducted in various locations around the U.S., including Seattle.  Do you have a cameo appearance in the movie?  Directed by Christopher Hines, who followed this film with another documentary: The Adonis Factor.  Released 2009; 1 hour 30 minutes.

Questions - contact Brian Thompson at: OR 

Jim Braden at: Free to Mature Friends, Prime Timers and their guests.  Scarecrow has concessions available for purchase. 

Saturday February 22nd

6:00 PM

Ethnic Dining Out at Palermo Pizza & Pasta, 350 15th Ave E,

Seattle WA — Hosted by William Poore.  RSVP by Thursday the 20th to William at 206-322-5393 or

Sunday February 23rd

1:30 PM

Seattle Prime Timers Rap Group at GenPRIDE 401 Broadway E #223, Seattle, WA 98102 [above the QFC in the Broadway Market].  There’s lots of parking in the Market’s garage.  Call 206-789-6778 for info.

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