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Chip Drop: Free Service Connects Gardeners and Arborists

Chip Drop… connects arborists to homeowners who want free woodchip mulch. Homeowners put their addresses on a map, and arborists working nearby can drop their chips in any yard on the map. […]

Pinehurstfest Volunteers Needed!

Pinehurstfest is Saturday, July 12th from 2-5pm and we could use some help with some very small and specific tasks this year! You can volunteer for as little or as long as you like. Though at least an hour helps make scheduling more manageable.

Supervising the art table Handing out popcorn Cleanup! Setup is also […]

Metropolitan Parks District Forum July 7

Hear the pros and cons of the Metropolitan Parks District. In August we will be voting on this – it is Seattle Proposition 1. Here is the link to the RCW if you’d like more information:http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=35.61.

Pinehurstfest Reminder

Remember Pinehurstfest is coming up! This year we have a new table, a Little Free Library table. We’ll have some books, but please feel free to bring more for it. And take some books – they’re free! No need to bring one to take one.

Jackson Park P-Patch Work Party

What: Jackson Park P-Patch Work Party When: Sunday, July 6, 10:30 AM- work finished Where: Jackson Park P-Patch, 13049 10th Ave NE, Seattle, WA Description: This July work party, volunteers will focus on weeding around water spigots and the giving garden pathways. […]

Hey Kids & Teens: Get Free Food!

The Summer Meals Program is a federal Summer Food Service Program, a nutritional program that provides free meals and snacks to kids and teens during the summer months. No proof of income, address or citizenship is ever required.

Summer meal sites are located in schools, recreation centers, community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, and camps.

If you […]

Oak Tree Block Party June 22nd

The 5th Annual Celebrate North Seattle block party is THIS SUNDAY, June 22, from 2-6 pm at the Oak Tree Village Plaza (10000 Aurora Ave N)

Celebrate with food trucks, live music, games, and fun. And this year, there is a treasure hunt with the local business booths. Everyone who participates will be entered into […]

Update on Lake City’s Fire Station #39 Site

Regarding the disposition of the old Fire Station #39 at the corner of NE 127th and 30th Ave NE, as you will recall, some time back the City proposed that the site be sold for development of homeless-transitional housing. Since then several civic planning groups have convened, from the Pierre properties “visioning” to formation of […]

Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting

Free Fire Safety Class

June Mini Workshop: Fire Extinguisher 101 – Learn the PASS-word and stay safe putting out small fires

In just 30 minutes, learn the anatomy of a fire extinguisher, how to choose the right one for your household, review the do’s and don’ts of fire safety, and gain hands-on practice with a demo extinguisher. Free, no […]