December 2014 News
Sun, 12/07: Sustainable Ballard Holiday Festival and Barter Sale
This 9th annual event will include an appetizer bar highlighting food samples from local restaurants to showcase the wonderful array of restaurants and amazing food choices available right here in our neighborhood. Sunergy Systems will be providing beer and wine. There will be live music provided by jazz/folk guitarist Michael Good. A suggested donation of $5, will include 1 raffle ticket for great gifts and gift certificates from Ballard businesses. Additional raffle tickets will be available for $5. Proceeds from this event will support Sustainable Ballard.
The party also features a Holiday Barter Fair – a relaxing and enjoyable alternative to the more commercial holiday gift buying experience. What do you have to offer? For ease of trading, items should be have a $5-10 or $15-20 value.
Get creative and have fun! More on this event on their website.Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Ballard Odd Fellows Hall, 1706 NW Market St.
Contact: Jenny Heins - email@example.com
Sat, 12/13: Golden Gardens Forest Restoration
Volunteers needed to restore the forest at Golden Gardens Park. Second Saturday of every month from 9-12 am. The next work party is on December 13, 2014.
Give something back to the community by enhancing the forest and making better wildlife habitat. Help plant native 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, 12/20: 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
Contact: Loren McElvain, 206 782 7617, firstname.lastname@example.org