A free classic car show, and more community news

Classic car show coming soon

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 28 at The Lakeshore, 11448 Rainier Ave. S., will be hosting a classic car show in partnership with Seattle-Tacoma Horseless Carriage Club.

The show is free and open to everyone.

The show will feature more than a dozen vehicles from the 1960s and 1970s.

Live music and barbecue lunch will be available to attendees. Lunch is $10 for adults, $5 for children 12 years and younger.

Proceeds raised from lunch will benefit King County Fire Station 20.

For more information, call 206-772-1200 or https://www.eraliving.com/communities/lakeshore/.

Summer concert at The Landing

The Landing is hosting a free summer concert from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, July 28 in the plaza across from Regal Cinemas.

The concert will feature local band Time Machine Radio.

The band plays a variety of classic rock favorites from Journey to Bon Jovi, Lady Gaga, Guns N’ Roses, Michael Jackson, AC/DC and even the B-52’s.

For more information, visit www.thelandinginrenton.com.

AAA driver improvement program

AAA is offering a refresher course on defensive driving skills from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11 at the Highlands Community Church, 3031 NE 10th St. in Renton.

The course gives practical guidance for traffic accident prevention and enhances driver safety and confidence.

For those that successfully complete the course, qualified drivers over the age of 55 are eligible for automobile insurance premium discounts.

Preregistration is required. For enrollment information, contact 206-243-3564.

Miss Washington contestants visit senior living community

Solstice Senior Living in Renton was host to 25 Miss Washington contestants late June.

The contestants performed a 30 minute talent show and challenged residents to games of bean bag baseball, according to a media release.


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