Community

Recycling Event

The semi-annual Recycling Event will be held Saturday, September 19 from 9am to 3pm at the Twin Lakes Park & Ride (21st Ave SW & SW 344th).

The City sponsors the event for residents to drop off a wide range of materials not typically collected at the curb such as appliances, oil, wood, batteries, tires, electronics, fluorescent tubes, holiday lights and rigid plastics. New this year - mattresses and Styrofoam blocks will be accepted.

Please refer to the Recycling Event Brochure or Recycling Event webpage for additional details.

Location

21st Ave SW & SW 344th Ave
Federal Way, WA
Phone: 253.835.2771

Taste of Tuscany 2009

Taste of Tuscany Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser is back for another year. Begin your Friday night with your family and friends for a tasty spaghetti dinner and great Italian music.

Location

Burien Community Center
425 SW 144th Street
Burien, WA

Line dance classes, level 1

Learn dances to music like swing, rock and roll, waltz, zydeco and western. It’s a beginning class but great for everyone who loves to move to music. $30 PNA member, $40 nonmember.

Repeats every 7 days until Tue Aug 25 2009 .

Self help acupressure

Learn how you can safely and effectively assist with your hip pain through acupressure. Get information on how to select, locate and self-treat acupressure points to help alleviate your symptoms. Free.

Community kitchen

Enjoy home-cooked meals without having to find a recipe or shop for ingredients. Together, we’ll cook in bulk, then divide up the feast to take home. No experience necessary. $15 PNA member, $20 nonmember.

Sustainable food

Come learn about community gardening movements, including reflections on the wartime victory gardens, information about Seattle’s P-Patch program and ways to support the development of a P-Patch in our neighborhood.

Free craft class

Body lotion followed by lunch. Feel free to bring your favorite scent to infuse in your own bar. RSVP to Arlene at 368-4362 by August 4.

Free craft class

Bath salts and lip gloss followed by lunch. All supplies for 3 cards are provided free of charge. RSVP to Arlene at 368-4362 by July 7.

Purpose and meaning

July 9 and 16. This discussion will focus on key findings from the 2nd Annual Positive Aging Conference from earlier this year. We will watch the DVD from the conference and partake in a dialogue on how we can maintain vitality as we age. Free.

Healing grief

Come learn more about a six-week program offered by Swedish Hospital that uses classical music and individual imagery expressed on paper to help grieve the death of a loved one. Free.