August 2014 News
Groundswell NW Events
Tue, 08/05: Vote Yes for Proposition 1!
We strongly urge you to vote yes for Proposition 1 for the new Parks District on the August 5th ballot.Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Contact: David Folweiler - firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat, 08/09: 36th Ave NW Median Workparty
Please join us for ongoing weeding of the ends of the 36th Ave NW median that we landscaped and continue to maintain. We'll start at the north, just south of NW 62nd St., to keep the sightlines at that busy intersection clear. If we have enough volunteers, some can tackle the south end, just north of 60th, and we could even send a crew down toward the Burke Gilman Trail.
Wear work clothes and bring water and any favorite weeding tools. We'll provide safety vests, some gloves, tools and light refreshments.Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Location: 36th Ave NW median, just south of 62nd and just north of 60th
Contact: Dave Boyd, 206 498-6636 or email@example.com
Thu, 08/14: Groundswell NW Beer Tasting
Taste great beer and help NW Seattle parks! Join us at Reuben's Brews in Ballard for a fundraising beer tasting. $1 for each pint purchased goes to Groundswell NW to benefit parks in Ballard and NW Seattle.
So invite your friends and come enjoy beer and summer in Ballard.Time: 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: 1406 NW 53rd St, Seattle
Contact: Carol Beers, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mon, 08/04: Tree for Neighborhoods
The Trees for Neighborhoods program helps Seattle residents plant trees around their homes. Since 2009, Trees for Neighborhoods planted over 4,000 trees in yards and along streets. That's 4,000 more trees
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Join us for a restoration work party at Carkeek Park - See website for important details on what to bring and where to meet. Please join us for a work party to maintain Soundview park and playground.
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
Please join us for a work party to maintain Soundview park and playground.Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM