February 2015 News
Groundswell NW Events
Tue, 03/24: Groundswell NW Annual Meeting & Civic Social
You're invited to this special event that will change the landscape of your community and grow the public green.
Location: Nordic Heritage Museum 3014 NW 67th St, Seattle, Washington 98117
Contact: Dawn Hemminger - firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat, 03/28: Ballard Corners Park Work PartyThe Friends of Ballard Corners Park invite you to a work party! You will be preparing plants for Spring, weeding, spreading wood chip mulch, and cleaning up debris. The bulbs you added last Fall are getting ready to bloom - come enjoy the fruits of your past labor and help get the Park in shape for Summer fun! Some tools and refreshments will be provided. If you have your own gloves and tools please bring them. Time: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Ballard Corners Park, Corner of 17th Ave NW and NW 63rd St
Contact: Gabriella, email@example.com, (206) 782-3238.
Sat, 02/07: Baker Park Clean Up event
Join us on Saturday, February 7th at 1:00pm to clean up Baker Park. We will have all the supplies needed (provided by the city), which includes: gloves, trash grabbers, garbage bags, rakes, shovels, and paint to cover up the graffiti! Gina will bring coffee so come grab a warm drink, meet some neighbors and help make the park a nicer place!Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: 8347 14th Avenue Northwest
Contact: Gina Frank - firstname.lastname@example.org
Wed, 02/11: Soundview Playfield Clean Up
We are a monthly work party group. Come join us for light weeding and clean up.
Meet us up on the slope just above the parking lot and by the Playground and Wading pool!
Email Deb Stamey if you have questions and / or want to join us! Thank you.Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Soundview Park, 9001-9509 15th Ave NW, Seattle
Contact: Deb Stamey, email@example.com
Sat, 02/14: Golden Gardens Forest Restoration
Volunteers needed to restore the forest at Golden Gardens Park. Second Saturday of every month from 9-12 am (February 14, 2015).
Give something back to the community by enhancing the forest and making better wildlife habitat. Help remove invasive species in the forest above the beach.
Tools, gloves, and training are provided. Meet at restroom near parking lot for dog park. For info email Doug at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call at (206) 794-4520.Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Golden Gardens Park, meet at restroom near dog park parking lot.
Contact: Doug Gresham, email@example.com or (206) 794-4520.
Sat, 02/21: Carkeek Stars Work Party
Join us for a restoration work party at Carkeek Park - See website for important details on what to bring and where to meet.Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 950 NW Carkeek Park Rd., Seattle, follow STARS signs.
Contact: Dale Johnson, 206-362-2980, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat, 02/28: North Beach Natural Area Work Party
North Beach Natural Area Work Party, Saturday, February 28, 9 am—noon, meet at 90th St. and 24th Ave.Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: Meet at 90th St. and 24th Ave.
Contact: Joe Maxwell, email@example.com
Tue, 03/03: Seattle 2035 Industrial Lands Policy Discussion
DPD is hosting a series of meetings regarding proposed Industrial Lands Policies that are part of Seattle 2035 – the City’s major comprehensive plan update.Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Ballard High School Lunchroom/Commons 1418 NW 65th St.
Contact: Janet Shull, firstname.lastname@example.org, (206) 233-3883
Thu, 03/12: Loyal Heights Elementary Expansion Plans
Seattle Public Schools is holding a community meeting to discuss plans for renovating and expanding the school. This is an opportunity for neighbors to see the plans and express concerns.Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Loyal Heights Elementary lunchroom, 2511 NW 80th St.