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Partnership Highlight: Tilth Community Learning and Children’s Gardens

The Community Learning Garden is located in the Wallingford neighborhood. In this garden you’ll find a solar greenhouse, cordon and espalier-style fruit trees, blue elderberry, persimmon, cane berries, drought tolerant plantings, annual vegetable beds showcasing the variety of crops that grow in our climate, worm bins, a green roof, a… [ Keep reading ]

Partnership Highlight: Madison Park Cooperative Preschool

Madison Park Cooperative Preschool (MPCP) offers a play-based preschool program that provides a solid foundation for future academic learning. MPCP is located at the Madison Park bathhouse on the shores of Lake Washington. Each year, through a partnership agreement with Seattle Parks and Recreation, MPCP provides scholarships and free community… [ Keep reading ]

Partnership Highlight: Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling

Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club (JPLBC) provides lawn bowling within Jefferson Park in Beacon Hill. Come enjoy lawn bowling as a serious sport and a recreational activity. JPLBC is proud to belong to the international family of lawn bowlers, and excited to share their sport with Seattle. Each year, through… [ Keep reading ]

Partnership Highlight: Dahl Rifle Range

The Roger Dahl Shooting Range is an eight position, 50′ indoor small bore and air range that is conveniently located under the West Seattle Stadium near the Bridge. Dahl runs a number of organized leagues, matches, open practices and a great Junior program. Each year, through a partnership agreement with… [ Keep reading ]

Partnership Highlight: Seattle Children’s PlayGarden

Seattle Children’s PlayGarden is a safe, supportive, accessible and innovative place for children of all abilities to play. The PlayGarden offers open play, summer camps, and preschool. Each year, through a partnership agreement with Seattle Parks and Recreation, the PlayGarden provides scholarships to summer and preschool programs, improvements to the… [ Keep reading ]

Partnership Highlight: Cascade People’s Center

Cascade People’s Center (CPC) is operated by the YMCA and is located in the South Lake Union’s Cascade neighborhood. CPC runs programs that engage and connect diverse communities through programs, services and activities that strengthen their neighborhood. Each year, through a partnership agreement with SPR, CPC provides free wilderness first… [ Keep reading ]

Partnership Highlight: Smilow Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Club

The Smilow Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Club is a place to inspire young people and enable them to realize their full potential. The center offers childcare, teen programs, wellness rooms, computer labs, and two basketball courts. As part of Smilow Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Club’s partnership with Seattle… [ Keep reading ]

Partnership Highlight: Tilth at Rainier Beach Farm and Wetlands

Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands is Seattle’s largest urban farm. Community members of all ages participate in educational activities at the farm, learning to grow food using practices that are healthy for the environment, restoring the natural wetlands habitat that runs down the middle of the farm, eating farm… [ Keep reading ]

Your Seattle Parks Winter Bucket List

It may seem quiet after the holidays, but that’s only because a lot of the action has moved indoors. If you’re looking to break up the grayness with fun in the new year, check out these highlights from our winter schedule of activities and classes! You can find the full… [ Keep reading ]

Partnership Highlight: Sail Sand Point

Sail Sand Point’s mission is to bring the joy and life-enhancing benefits of sailing and small boats to people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds. Sail Sand Point offers learn-to-sail camps and classes, race team coaching, boat storage and more. In addition, the non-profit organization has a robust outreach program… [ Keep reading ]