One of Seattle’s goals is to increase the city’s tree canopy. Trees make our streets friendly to walk and bike. They soak up rainwater, keeping our streams, lakes and Puget Sound clean. Trees melt away stress and help us recover from illness. They calm traffic, and help avoid accidents. Trees clean our air, making [...]
Light Rail Transit, Northgate Station & Thornton Creek
June 28th Thursday 7PM to 9PM
Meadowbrook Community Center
10517 35th Ave NE, Seattle
PROGRAM: Please join Thornton Creek Alliance for a panel discussion of the changes and challenges to Thornton Creek as the North Corridor Transit Project becomes further developed. Come to [...]
Annual Meeting & Elections
April 26th Thursday 7PM to 9PM
Meadowbrook Community Center
10517 35th Ave NE Seattle WA 98125
National Wildlife Federation presents a program on
Community Wildlife Habitats
PROGRAM: A representative from National Wildlife Federation will provide an overview and share information about [...]
Come to Magnuson Community Center and EarthCorp’s third annual nature event. The festival features Spyglass Theater’s “The Secret Life of Bugs” and family-friendly presentations and interactive booths by organizations such as Insect Safari, Roving Reptiles, Woodland Park Zoo, Bats Northwest, Burke Museum, Mountaineers, Audubon and more. There will also be art and nature activities, including [...]
Seattle Parks and Recreation invites the community to participate in the final public meeting for the Beaver Pond Natural Area on Thornton Creek, a community initiated restoration project, on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 from 7 – 9 p.m. at the Northgate Community Center, 10510 5th Ave NE..
The Watershed Company and Parks staff will present [...]
Here’s a Youtube video made by a Pinehurst neighbor and his son, documenting their efforts to clean up Victory Creek Park. Thanks, Chad!
(Sad blogger moment: I tried to embed the video in this post, but I couldn’t figure out how.)
If you own property on a slope, you may want to consider attending this meeting…
The City of Seattle will be offering two free landslide awareness meetings on Oct. 29 and Nov. 12 (same format). The public will have the opportunity to consult with public and private landslide experts and learn how to protect themselves [...]
EarthCorps is hosting Green Teen Camp this summer in Seattle at the Seattle Parks and Recreation Rainier Community Center. Participants will need to provide their own transportation to the community center during the camp week, Monday – Friday, 9am-3pm. There is no cost for this camp!
The focus of the camp is for teens to [...]
Please attend the third public planning meeting for Thornton Creek Park #1, recently renamed “Licorice Fern Natural Area on Thornton Creek”.
The meeting is in the conference rooms at St.Matthew Parish, 1270 NE 127th Street, Seattle, at 6:30 pm on Thursday, July 27.
Based on comments from this meeting, consultant Peggy Gaynor will prepare [...]