Cathedral Garden Ministry Work Party

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

SECOND SUNDAY OF THE MONTH*, 9 A.M.–12 P.M., meet on the front lawn The garden volunteers meet to work on the second Saturday of the month 9 a.m.–noon, from February through November, planting, weeding, composting and making our campus beautiful. Prior gardening experience is not required, only enthusiasm! Bring a water bottle and gloves if you have them. Questions? Contact Norva Osborn at: gardening@saintmarks.org *does not meet in December or January

Twelfth Night Liturgy and Burning of the Greens

Cathedral Nave +1 more

FRIDAY, JANUARY 5, 7 P.M., in the cathedral nave and parking lot All ages are invited to celebrate the end of the Christmas season on Friday, January 5 at 7 p.m. We’ll gather in the nave for a simple, intimate, and brief Eucharist with the Epiphany gospel. Following the liturgy, we’ll process with the Advent wreath to the bonfire in the lower parking lot. You are most welcome to bring your greens from home to toss into the fire. Then, … Read More

Event Series Cathedral Garden Ministry Work Party

Cathedral Garden Ministry Work Party

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

SECOND SUNDAY OF THE MONTH*, 9 A.M.–12 P.M., meet on the front lawn The garden volunteers meet to work on the second Saturday of the month 9 a.m.–noon, from February through November, planting, weeding, composting and making our campus beautiful. Prior gardening experience is not required, only enthusiasm! Bring a water bottle and gloves if you have them. Questions? Contact Norva Osborn at: gardening@saintmarks.org *does not meet in December or January

Bike Ride and Board Games!

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 12:30 P.M., meet on the labyrinth; gather at ~1:30 p.m. at Mox Boardinghouse, 5105 Leary Ave NW, Seattle All ages are invited to celebrate the arrival of with a bike ride to Ballard! Following the 11 a.m. Sunday Eucharist, meet on the labyrinth for a blessing and pre-ride snacks and connection. Then we will travel as a group to Mox Boarding House in Ballard, a board game paradise complete with restaurant for post-bike refreshments and fellowship. There … Read More

*Seattle Architecture Foundation: Federal Ave. Walking Tour

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

The Olmsted Brothers’ visionary park plan led Seattle’s prominent leaders and their renowned architects to design homes nestled against blossoming Volunteer Park on Seattle’s Capitol Hill. The homes reflect the changing tastes, lifestyles, and times just before and after World War I. Stroll Federal Avenue and learn about these stately monuments to early 20th Century prosperity. On this tour you’ll see a variety of classic architectural styles from notable architects of the day, including Carl F. Gould, Bebb & Mendel, … Read More

40s/50s Fall Walk Through Capitol Hill Parks

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8, 12 P.M. (following the conclusion of the the 11 a.m. service), meet in the cathedral nave Following the 11 a.m. service on October 8, the 40s/50s Group will meet in the nave to have a quick snack before walking up and over Volunteer Park to Interlaken Park. Part city park, part city neighborhood, part urban greenway and forest, we'll walk 2.5 miles through the north Capitol Hill area. Hopefully, the fall colors will be glowing by then! This … Read More

Queer in Christ Coffee & Art Walk

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8, 12:30 P.M., meet on the front patio Join members of Queer in Christ on October 8 at 12:30 p.m. for a visit to Lower Queen Anne to grab some coffee and then visit The Fishbowl, one of Seattle’s newest art galleries designed specifically for QTBIPOC (Queer, Trans, Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) artists, creatives, and community members. We will meet at 12:30 p.m. on the cathedral’s front porch, and then travel together to Lower Queen Anne.

St. Francis Day Celebration and Blessing of the Animals

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 4:30 P.M., on the front lawn and labyrinth On Saturday, October 7, Saint Mark’s will once again offer its beloved Saint Francis Day tradition. A few years ago this offering was moved from Sunday morning to Saturday afternoon, and the outdoor celebration has a truly festive community atmosphere. Dogs, cats, bird, bunnies, ponies, chickens, and all creatures great and small are welcome! Music will be offered by the young choristers of Choir School, and The Rev. Linzi Stahlecker … Read More

20s/30s Pumpkin Patch Excursion

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 10 A.M., meet by the Saint Mark’s labyrinth   Join in for a day full of pumpkin picking, apple cider, and everything else Fall! Join in for a day full of pumpkin picking, apple cider, and everything else Fall! Meet at Saint Mark’s and carpool to Swans Trail Farms in Snohomish. The festivities will continue with an option to attend the Composting Workshop presented by Nurturing Roots Farm at 3 p.m., and the St. Francis Day Celebration and Blessing of the Animals at 4:30 p.m. Questions? Email Julia Cooper: julia7cooper@gmail.com

*Seattle Architecture Foundation: Federal Ave. Walking Tour

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

The Olmsted Brothers’ visionary park plan led Seattle’s prominent leaders and their renowned architects to design homes nestled against blossoming Volunteer Park on Seattle’s Capitol Hill. The homes reflect the changing tastes, lifestyles, and times just before and after World War I. Stroll Federal Avenue and learn about these stately monuments to early 20th Century prosperity. On this tour you’ll see a variety of classic architectural styles from notable architects of the day, including Carl F. Gould, Bebb & Mendel, … Read More

Parish Picnic with Blessing of Backpacks and Briefcases

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 6–7:30 P.M., on the front lawn, patio, and labyrinth. No registration; RSVP welcome but not required—email Canon Barrie. Everyone is welcome to an end-of-summer, back-to-school gathering on Friday evening, September 8—to reconnect in person, have some fun together, and celebrate the amazing kids of our community. Bring a blanket and your own picnic dinner. The cathedral will provide ice water and lemonade for everyone, plus cupcakes for dessert! Activities will include: Live string band music! (banjo, fiddle, … Read More

*Seattle Architecture Foundation: Federal Ave. Walking Tour

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

The Olmsted Brothers’ visionary park plan led Seattle’s prominent leaders and their renowned architects to design homes nestled against blossoming Volunteer Park on Seattle’s Capitol Hill. The homes reflect the changing tastes, lifestyles, and times just before and after World War I. Stroll Federal Avenue and learn about these stately monuments to early 20th Century prosperity. On this tour you’ll see a variety of classic architectural styles from notable architects of the day, including Carl F. Gould, Bebb & Mendel, … Read More

Bike to Alki/Alki Beach Meetup

Front Lawn/Labyrinth

SUNDAY, JULY 30, begins on the cathedral front lawn at 12:30 p.m.; meetup at Alki Beach at 2 p.m. What better community activity in July than a gathering on the beach? Following the 11 a.m. Sunday Eucharist, meet on the labyrinth for a blessing and pre-ride snacks and connection. Then gather again at Alki Beach, meeting at the Statue of Liberty between 2—2:15 p.m. for post-ride fellowship. Alki Beach offers many choices for take out food and snacks. Bring a swimsuit … Read More