Planting Party This Saturday, Oct. 21, 10 am

Well, the time has come – this Saturday, October 21, we’ll be planting the native plants we got from the Find It, Fix It grant at Pinehurst Pocket Park. It may be, um, a bit rainy, but we’ll be out there anyway, and we hope you can come, too. The plants have arrived and they […]

Volunteers Needed! Pocket Park Planting Party

We’re still looking for volunteers to make this community event happen! If you can help, please contact us at We can use people to:

put posters up at businesses and on telephone poles ahead of time put small handbills on porches near the park ahead of time bring snacks help plant! take photos of […]

Save the Date – Pocket Park Planting Party October 21

Remember when we did that Find It, Fix It Community Walk in April? Well, we also got a grant to spruce up the Pinehurst Pocket Park. We’ll be planting a bunch more native plants on October 21 and we want to make it a community event. We’ll remind you when the date approaches, but the […]

Tour Lake City Parks August 30th

Lake City Community Conversation

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2017, 6:30 – 8 PM Location Albert Davis Park 12526 27th Ave NE Seattle, WA 98125 Event Description Join your neighbors for great food from local vendors and tours of several of Lake City’s parks. Hear about current and future parks and green spaces in Lake […]

Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

There’s new art in the pocket park kiosk! It’s a beautiful watercolor painting by 8 year old Niko. The pocket park is on the corner of NE 117th & 19th Ave NE. Come see it on your stroll around the neighborhood. Thanks, Niko, for your contribution to our little park!

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Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

Eight year old Thamila made this sweet piece at last year’s Pinehurstfest.

“You’re a shooting star;

May your wishes come true;

Follow your inner star.”

This inspirational art will be in the park kiosk all July. The pocket park is on the corner of NE 117th & 19th Ave NE.

Come to this year’s […]

Free Children’s Theater Schedule

For the second summer, the North Seattle Arts Initiative is bringing free (by donation) theater for children at parks in Pinehurst, Lake City and surrounding neighborhoods. Theater for Young Children is an outreach arm of Sweet Pea Cottage Enterprises and this summer’s productions are sponsored by Seattle Parks and Recreation and the Seattle Office of […]

Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

As her signature in the top left corner of the drawing states, this was made by Ava and she is 7 years old. She drew it at last year’s Pinehurstfest. There is something about this that feels calm and balanced, isn’t there? Maybe the blue wavy lines…. Thank you, Ava, for this beautiful scene! […]

Kids’ Art in the Pinehurst Pocket Park

Eight year old Zoe drew this jazzy picture at last year’s Pinehurstfest. Look at those singers sing, and those dancers dance! Thanks for brightening the park, Zoe! Her drawing will be there throughout May. The park is on the corner of NE 117th & 19th Ave NE.

If you would like to submit your […]

Kids’ Art in Pinehurst Pocket Park

Six year old Kaitlyn drew this beautiful rainbow at Pinehurstfest last summer. She got the science right, too – rain + sun = rainbow. Thanks, Kaitlyn, it looks great in the Pinehurst Pocket Park kiosk!. It will be there through April. The park is on the corner of NE 117th & 19th Ave NE.

If […]