Sunday April 12 – Music On Your Porch

Dear neighbors, I’d like to invite you all to participate in a community porch concert on Sunday, April 12 at 4 pm. Do you play an instrument or sing? Come out to your porch and make some music for your neighbors! This is for any instrument, any age, any level (from beginner in elementary band […]

Hands On! Skills Fair – February 8

The 10th annual Hands On! Skills Fair is an annual event that brings together the community to share and learn skills. Presented in partnership with NE Seattle Tool Library and the Meadowbrook Community Center, this Fair is called “Hands On” because it is based on actually doing skills to learn them. Folks from our neighborhoods […]

Stop the Bleed Class

“Stop The Bleed” is a national campaign with the goal of teaching bystanders to recognize, and stop, life-threatening bleeding, giving the injured person more time to get to the hospital for definitive care. This class is very well-received and, most say, easier to learn than CPR. “Stop The Bleed” can save a life… Stop […]

Postponed – Thornon Creek Alliance Meeting January 16, 2020

This meeting is postponed due to weather. Stay tuned for new date.

At the next Thornton Creek Alliance meeting, get updates on Lake City’s newly acquired park/floodplain property on NE 125th St. And learn the latest news about the Citizen Science efforts to monitor E. coli in our Thornton Creek watershed. Free and open […]

Holiday Event at Licton Springs – December 21

Come to Mineral Springs Park on Saturday, December 21st from 1 PM to 4 PM for a FREE holiday event including music, holiday card-making activities, festive games, hot beverages and snacks.

Bring winter clothing items for donation to Aurora Commons.

Musical Performances by Seattle Sugarplum Elves from 1:30PM-2:30PM.

All are welcome! Event will be rain […]

Nathan Hale Urban Farm Winter Open House

WINTER OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY NOVEMBER 24th NOON TO 2 pm ​ Greenhouse North of Jane Addams Middle School

More details here:


They’ll also be at the Ballard Sunday Farmer’s Market on December 1st!



Nathan Hale Theatre Performance

HARK! A MARVELOUS SHOW IS NEAR! This weekend is the debut of Nathan Hale Theatre’s production of the Shakespearean comedy “Much Ado About Nothing.” Don’t miss this exceptional show of enemies turned lovers, weddings turned foul and troublesome little brothers. Acquire tickets at


Thornton Creek Alliance Meeting October 17th

Remember when the lovely large property on the north side of NE 125th St and 23rd Ave NE with the red house and creek running through it was for sale? It’s being turned into a park. Learn how a coalition of groups and the city and county brought about this purchase at the upcoming Thornton […]

Fall Festival Events

Here are fall festivities hosted by Parks and Recreation

Friday, October 4


Meadowbrook Community Center Parking Lot | 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.| All Ages| FREE Celebrate the Fall Harvest with your community and enjoy freshly pressed apple juice and $5 PONY RIDES!

Friday, October 18


Lake City Community Center […]

NHL Open House October 1st

Northgate Mall is being dismantled – you can see piles of rubble from 5th Ave NE. But the food court is still there, though many of the restaurants are gone. National Hockey League is having an open house in the food court October 1, 5-7 pm to learn more about the NHL buildings going up […]