Community

Global Work Party Day and Community Festival

Join Sustainable Ballard for one of 10 work parties around the neighborhood. Great speakers and live music then disperse to the neighborhood for community garden and green building installations, cleanup and recycling events and food harvesting. Come back together in the evening for a community celebration. Click here for more information.

Location

Ballard Commons Park
N.W. 57th St. and 22nd Ave. N.W.

New Fire Station 35 Dedication

Join Mayor Mike McGinn as Crown Hill celebrates the completion of the new Fire Station 35. Meet your neighborhood firefighters and tour the station. Families are welcome.

Location

Fire Station 35
8729 15th Ave. N.W.

Puppets in the Park

Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center and Parks COmmon Program present free live puppet show performances of "Amadoo and the Crocodile," "Anansi the Spider" and other African stories.

Location

Bergen Place
5420 22nd Ave. N.W.

Route 44 Transit Corridor Improvements Open House

Seattle Department of Transportation proposes a series of improvements on Northwest Market Street which are designed to improve speed and efficiency on Metro route 44.

Location

Swedish Medical Center Conference Room A
5300 Tallman Ave. N.W.

Benifit for Old Dog Haven at West Seattle Yoga/Doga

While you are walking around the West Seattle Art Walk drop into Westside Yoga and Doga for hula dancers, beer and wine, and a raffle of prizes from local vendors. The proceeds go to Old Dog Haven, which provides hospice, assisted living and adoptions for older homeless dogs.

Location

Westside Yoga and Doga
6417 FAUNTLEROY WAY SW
Seattle, WA 98136
Phone: 206-501-4474

Clean Up Corporate Corruption Rally

More than 150 members of Congress and candidates have signed the Fight Washington Corruption pledge to stop the corporate influence in government. Move On is organizing this rally to give wavering politicians one last chance to stand with big corporations or stand with the rest of us without corporate lobbyists.

Location

Woodland Park

Small Faces Playground Dedication

Small Faces Childhood Development playground dedication and 35th anniversary. Join in the fun at the newly renovated playground.

Location

Crown Hill Center
9250 14th Ave. N.W.

Landmark Tree Walk

Come join your neighbors for a walking tour of some of the special trees that grace Crown Hill’s private yards and public spaces. You’ll see the remnants of an old orchard sprawled across what are now multiple single family lots, trees that rank among Seattle's largest for their species, including some that are not recorded anywhere else in the city, and many other “significant” neighborhood trees. The Landmark Tree Walk will be led by Arthur Lee Jacobson, a renowned local expert on trees. The Landmark Tree Walk is an initiative of the Crown Hill Neighborhood Association. FREE.  read more »

Location

13th Ave. N.W. and N.W. 95th St.

14th Ave. Adopt-A-Street Cleanup

This is one of the twice yearly clean up events on 14th Ave NW. The ebca will be picking up trash and taking care of the planters in the medians. Cass Turnbull from PlantAmnesty will also be conducting her hands-on clinic for weeding and pruning.

Location

14th Avenue Northwest

Cass Turnbull on Weeding and Pruning

Cass Turnbull of PlantAmnesty fame will be providing a clinic on weeding and pruning. This presentation will be open to the public and will be a perfect event for those of all levels of gardening experience. Those who want to participate in the Planter Stewardship program to maintain the planters on 14th Ave NW are encouraged to attend. The clinic will be followed by a hands on clinic in the East Ballard neighborhood the morning of the Oct. 16 in conjunction with 14th Ave NW Adopt A Street Cleanup. Location TBD.

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