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Best World Water Day Events in Seattle

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Tap Project 2012
March 19 – 25
Café Presse
1117 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
206.709.7674
http://www.cafepresseseattle.com

Café Presse and Le Pichet (1933 1st Avenue, Seattle) have supported the Tap Project since its beginning in 2007 and are are proud to take part again in 2012. During World Water Week, March 19 – 25, your donation of $1 will provide safe drinking water for 1 child for 40 days. Visit http://www.tapproject.org to learn more.

World Vision and Water4 #diduknow Twitter Contest
March 14 – 23
http://www.worldvision.org
http://www.water4.org

From March 14 – 23, submit your photos via Twitter (@Water4 or @WorldVisionUSA) or email (WaterDayPhoto@Water4.org). Be sure to use the #didyouknow and #waterday hashtags. This year’s photo contest will be judged by Water4′s celebrity ambassador, actress Jennie Garth. Prizes will be given for “most creative” and “most popular” photos. The winner will receive a Water4 water bottle, Water4 T-shirt, World Vision water bottle, a package of fair trade coffee, and a beautiful, handmade bracelet from Thailand.

World Water Day Forum and Exposition on
Thursday, March 22
10:00am – 4:00pm
Bertha Knight Landes Room
Seattle City Hall
600 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA
http://www.kingcounty.gov

The day’s expo from the City of Seattle includes representatives from organizations involved in water quality projects and programs, including King County’s clean-water utility. A program at 12:00pm will feature speakers as well as a World Water Day proclamation by King County Executive Dow Constantine and Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn.

World Water Day Film – The River Why
Thursday, March 22
6:00pm
SIFF Cinema at the Uptown Theater
511 Queen Anne Avenue North
Seattle, WA
http://www.siff.net

The Seattle International Film Festival Cinema at the Uptown Theater presents “The River Why,” a film that has won multiple festival awards. All proceeds from showing of this film benefit the work of the Partnership for Water Conservation, a nonprofit dedicated to increasing water conservation in Washington State.

Pacific Science Center
Thursday, March 22
200 Second Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109
http://www.pacificsciencecenter.org

The Pacific Science Center will participate in World Water Day by turning their arches blue in support of this important cause.

Water Learning Day
Saturday, March 24
10:00am – 2:00pm
Brightwater Center
22505 State Route 9 S.E.
Woodinville, WA
http://www.kingcounty.gov

Join educators from King County and IslandWood for a variety of fun learning activities. Adults and kids of all ages are invited to explore the exhibit hall, investigate the creeks, dig in the pond for bugs, make fish prints, and learn about water’s vital role in a healthy ecosystem. Treatment plant tours are available for adults and children age 9 and up by pre-registering HERE or by calling 206.255.8663.

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