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Got a Small Park or Street Improvement Project in Mind?

Do you have an idea for a small-scale improvement in a park or street in our neighborhood?

Your Voice, Your Choice: Parks & Streets is an opportunity for community members to directly decide how to spend $2 million​ of the City’s budget on small-scale physical improvement projects in Seattle’s parks & […]

North Helpline – Food Bank and Emergency Services

We have a food bank nearby – North Helpline in Lake City. It can assist you with weekly food, or emergency services. For the food bank, you can register at the facility. See the poster below for more information. And if you would like to volunteer at the food bank, email the Volunteer Coordinator at […]

Volunteer in the Neighborhood at HIP

Looking for a volunteer activity in the neighborhood? Please consider Hunger Intervention Program. Its mission is to increase food security for under-served populations in North King County through nutritious meals, educational programs, and advocacy. Right now it is looking for volunteers for these programs:

Meal prep at Lake City Presbyterian Church for the senior lunch […]

Neighbor Day is February 11

Seattle’s Neighbor Day Celebration invites us to indulge in random acts of kindness. The 23rd annual Neighbor Day is February 11. Time to plan! It’s a special day set aside to reach out to neighbors, make new friends, and express thanks to those who help make our neighborhood a great place to live.

Below is […]

Interested in What Seattle is Doing to Prepare For Climate Change?

The City of Seattle has released a draft plan that will tell you more than you would ever want to know about how it is preparing for the impacts of climate change. It is a pretty high level document that lays out a range of strategies for how it will prioritize actions and investments […]

Pinehurst Community Council Meeting Agenda – Dec. 6, 2016

Please come to our next Pinehurst Community Council meeting! We’d love to have more people get involved in our community. Our guest speaker from Lake City will discuss homelessness. As you probably know, there is a tent city on NE 125th & 22nd NE, so homelessness is close to home, so to speak.

At the […]

Call for Instructors for Hands On! Community Skills-Share Fair

Time: Saturday, February 11, 2017 10-5 Location: Meadowbrook Community Center, 10517 35th Ave NE

Once again Sustainable NE Seattle is collaborating with Meadowbrook Community Center to offer the Annual ‘HANDS ON!’- A Community Skills–Share Fair.

What is a skills fair? A day of sharing practical skills with our neighbors – the fair will […]

Sock Drive for Homeless Folks

North Precinct Advisory Council and the SPD North Precinct Community Police Team are collecting socks for their annual sock drive. They deliver them to various social services to hand out to homeless folks. If you would like to contribute, please take new socks to the North Precinct at 10049 College Way N, or see the […]

Community Conversations Event in Lake City November 9th

You may be wondering why we post so many events related to Lake City. It is the urban core nearest to us. The community groups in Lake City consider Pinehurst and other similarly residential neighborhoods nearby to be important constituents with a stake in its future and they welcome our input. So here’s another Lake […]

Volunteer at Literacy Source in Lake City

Are you looking for a place to volunteer in the neighborhood? Literacy Source, which teaches low-income adults in ESL or basic literacy, moved from Fremont to Lake City this year and its clients have doubled. It’s looking for volunteers to help serve the increased enrollment. The next volunteer orientation is Wednesday November 2nd. See the […]