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Lake City Community Center changes operational hours as of January 9

Seattle Parks and Recreation will scale back hours of operation at Lake City Community Center effective January 9 through March 31, 2023, due to low staffing levels.  The center will operate Mondays from 5-7pm, Wednesdays 3-7pm, and Thursdays 10am-1pm.  Only registered program participants will have access to the building during… [ Keep reading ]

Winter Weather Impacts 12.23.22

Due to the inclement weather, some Seattle Parks and Recreation programs and facilities are impacted today (Friday, Dec 23rd). For information about winter weather shelters, please visit King County Regional Homeless Authority. For information on Citywide response, please visit City of Seattle Prepares for Winter Weather – AlertSeattle. Impacts for… [ Keep reading ]

Winter Weather Impacts 12.22.22

Due to the inclement weather, some Seattle Parks and Recreation programs and facilities are impacted today (Thursday, Dec 22nd). For information about winter weather shelters, please visit King County Regional Homeless Authority. For information on Citywide response, please visit City of Seattle Prepares for Winter Weather – AlertSeattle. Impacts for… [ Keep reading ]

Winter Weather Impacts 12.21.22

Due to the inclement weather, some Seattle Parks and Recreation programs and facilities are impacted today (Wednesday, Dec 21st). For information about winter weather shelters, please visit King County Regional Homeless Authority. For information on Citywide response, please visit City of Seattle Prepares for Winter Weather – AlertSeattle. Impacts for… [ Keep reading ]

The Giving Trees

by Todd Burley Shel Silverstein’s classic book The Giving Tree shows the enduring lesson of selfless love, as embodied by a tree. Trees provide so much – for humans, for other animals, for ecosystem health, and for the world overall. They provide clean air, clean water, habitat, food, shelter, shade,… [ Keep reading ]

Queen Anne Community Center Fall 2022 Activity Schedule

Here are the Fall scheduled activities, free and otherwise, at the Queen Anne Community Center at 1901 1st Ave W, Seattle, WA 98119. The Center’s general hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 7:00p.m. Please call (206) 386-4240 if you have any questions. November 7 –December 30, 2022 Mon… [ Keep reading ]

Salmon Return to Pipers Creek! 

By Todd Burley and Giovannina Souers The rain has brought the return of salmon to Pipers Creek in Carkeek Park. One of three salmon-bearing streams in Seattle, Pipers Creek is a great place to see these anadromous fish complete their life journey and spawn in their home creek. Their usual… [ Keep reading ]

2022 Labor Day Closures for Seattle Parks and Recreation

Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed Monday, September 5 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. These facilities and services are CLOSED: All recreation programs Community centers and teen centers Environmental learning centers Indoor swimming pools Green Lake Small Craft Center Mount Baker Rowing and Sailing Center Amy… [ Keep reading ]

Apply for 2022-2023 Seattle Parks Financial Aid Scholarship Program

Enabled by the Seattle Park District fund, Seattle Parks and Recreation’s scholarship program makes financial aid available for individuals and families who want to attend our programs and activities. The aid is based on income and family size, and is available to anyone who qualifies, including seniors and people with… [ Keep reading ]