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Ribbon cutting ceremony for Greenwood Park expansion this Sunday

Join the celebration this Sunday as Vision Greenwood Park, a volunteer community group, along with the Greenwood neighborhood dedicates its new multi-sport courtyard at Greenwood Park. Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn and King County Councilmember Larry Phillips will be on hand to shoot the first baskets to open the court. The… [ Keep reading ]

Two Neighborhood Matching Fund supported projects receive Denny Awards

On November 29, the Department of Parks and Recreation held a ceremony to recognize recipients of the Denny Award, given to projects demonstrating outstanding volunteer stewardship.  Two Neighborhood Matching Fund supported projects, Skate Like a Girl, and Vision Greenwood Park,  received this honor.  Click here to read the press release.

3rd Annual Party @ Greenwood Park August 14

Join in the fun with your neighbors at Greenwood Park for its 3rd Annual Party @ the park, Sunday, August 14 from noon to 4 p.m.  Mayor McGinn will be on hand to help celebrate the groundbreaking for the new community garden.  Enjoy music, food and fun!

Future Bitter Lake P-patchers win award in Greenwood Parade

Members of the soon-to-be Bitter Lake P-Patch won first place in the comic/novelty category in the recent Greenwood Parade.  Click here to read all about it!

Greenwood Park Community Garden build a birdhouse fundraiser Sunday, February 27

Just a reminder that the urban bird and birdhouse workshop is coming up on Sunday, February 27 at 2pm. You will have the opportunity to build a birdhouse to display in Greenwood Park’s new Community Garden, or in your own backyard. RSVP today! When:  Sunday, February 27, 2011 from 2-5pm… [ Keep reading ]

Build a Birdhouse Fundraiser to support P-Patch at Vision Greenwood Park

You’re invited to an urban bird talk and birdhouse workshop on Sun, Feb 27th at 2pm. You will have the opportunity to build a birdhouse to display in Greenwood Park’s new Community Garden, or in your own backyard. This winter fundraiser offers activities for all ages.   2:00 – Welcome, introductions and Mike… [ Keep reading ]

Today’s hours for Neighborhood Service Centers

Here is a list of Neighborhood Service Centers that serve as Payment and Information Service sites and today’s hours of operation due to weather conditions: Lake City: Open – 9:00-5:00 Closed for lunch 1:00 – 2:00 pm Ballard: Open – 9:00-5:00 Open for lunch University: Closed Central: Open – 9:00-5:00 Closed… [ Keep reading ]

Neighborhood Service Centers are open today

Below are the  Neighborhood Service Centers’ hours of operation for today, Monday, Nov. 22.  All centers are open, however, most NSCs will be closing for lunch with the exception of two locations. Lake City: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm Closed for lunch 1:00-2:00 Ballard: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Closed… [ Keep reading ]

Building Greenwood Park P-Patch Community Garden

A work party will be held Sunday, October 24  in Greenwood Park’s north lot along Fremont Avenue. From Noon to 4:00 pm, volunteers will gather to remove vegetation that will not be incorporated into the final community garden design. Using that vegetation, they will build a twig fence along the south side of… [ Keep reading ]

Vision Greenwood Park fundraiser nets $2,000

“Vision Greenwood Park” is a neighborhood group formed to lead a community effort to expand and improve Greenwood Park.  Recently, the group was awarded a Large Project Neighborhood Matching Fund from the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods to construct a community garden in an undeveloped portion of the park.  The garden… [ Keep reading ]