Join Skyline for an engaging series of curated events that celebrate summer in signature Seattle style while exploring the life-enriching benefits of elevated retirement living in the heart of the city. Whether you attend one special event or the entire series, you’ll walk away educated, entertained and empowered to make your next move.
SKYLINE SUMMER SERIES CALENDAR
6.17 — VIKING NAVIGATION & THE USE OF SUNSTONES WEBINAR
6.30 — CCRC’S & LIFECARE EXPLAINED SEMINAR
7.14 — OUTDOOR CLASSICAL MUSIC CONCERT
with SKYLINE’S EXECUTIVE CHEF MARK FERRANTE
7.28 — “LESS STUFF = LESS STRESS” RIGHTSIZING SEMINAR
8.4 — SIP & PAINT with BROWNE FAMILY VINEYARDS
8.11 — WHISKEY TASTING with WESTLAND DISTILLERY
8.18 — BITE OF SKYLINE
BENEFITING PIKE PLACE MARKET FOUNDATION
THURSDAY, JUNE 17 | 11 AM – 12 PM
CENTER FOR WOODEN BOATS WEBINAR
VIKING NAVIGATION & THE USE OF SUNSTONES
Sail back into ancient history as you learn how the Vikings Ventured to new lands across the Atlantic, and back, without the compass, sextant or an accurate method of keeping time. Your host Christian Holtz—certified US Sailing instructor—will explain how navigational aids such as the stars, swells, birds, whales, and of course, Viking sunstones lead the way in this fascinating webinar.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30 | 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
CCRC’S AND LIFECARE EXPLAINED
LIVE EVENT WITH BRAD BREEDING
Join renowned senior financial planner and author Brad Breeding for an interactive seminar that will provide information and tools needed to help families make educated decisions when evaluating retirement living options. Brad will explain how life plan retirement communities work differently compared to other senior living options to help determine what path is best for you. In the process, he will explain Skyline’s LifeCare program which requires residents to pay an entrance fee and monthly service fee in exchange for guaranteed lifetime occupancy at a predetermined rate to keep health benefits affordable.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 14 | 2 PM – 3 PM
OUTDOOR CLASSICAL MUSIC CONCERT
WITH SKYLINE’S EXECUTIVE CHEF MARK FERRANTE
Nothing says summer like an outdoor concert. Skyline is pleased to host an incredible summer concert featuring classical music outside on our airy patio for the rest of Seattle to hear. Enjoy beverages and savory fare prepared by our Director of Culinary services, and Executive Chef, Mark Ferrante. Come feel the power of strings and hear the summer magic for yourself!
WEDNESDAY, JULY 28 | 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
RIGHT SIZING: LESS STUFF = LESS STRESS
LIVE EVENT WITH LAURA LEIST
You have accumulated a lifetime worth of belongings, and now it’s time to downsize—where do you begin? Let expert right-sizer Laura Leist lead you through the steps of the downsizing process to help you simplify your life and the moving process. Laura will teach you her proven 10-Step Process to help you right-size in an organized fashion with tips on how to avoid becoming overwhelmed and how to plan for your new space to ensure what you are keeping fits.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4 | 2 PM – 4 PM
SIP & PAINT ART CLASS
WITH BROWNE VINYARDS WINEMAKER
If art and culture are on your list this summer, don’t miss our Sip & Paint art class and wine tasting event. Our partners at Uncorked Canvas provide expert instruction and all the supplies while you sample wine from Walla Walla’s own Browne Family Vineyards. Learn new painting techniques over a cool glass of world-class chardonnay while getting to know other potential Skyline residents. Cheers to summer at Skyline!
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11 | 1 PM – 2 PM
WITH WESTLAND DISTILLERY
Sip your way through the story of American whiskey with Brian Mura from Westland Distillery—one of the most awarded American Single Malt distilleries in the country. Brian will explain how a humble agricultural product, such as barley, can be transformed into an intoxicating liquid full of nuance and complexity; and the importance of terroir and provenance in the whiskey making process.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 18 | 2 PM – 4 PM
BITE OF SKYLINE
BENEFITTING PIKE PLACE MARKET FOUNDATION
Our Summer Series at Skyline culminates with this fantastic summer celebration. Wander your way through four exclusive Skyline apartments while sampling a host of flavors from Seattle’s favorite restaurants and the Skyline culinary team. Chefs will be onsite offering appetizers and complimentary wine while local artists show their wares. For everyone in attendance, Skyline will be raffling restaurant & art gift certificates as well as making a donation to the Pike Place Market Foundation. Sip, savor, socialize, see Skyline and make a difference—the perfect way to cap off summer in the city.