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Seattle City Council Approves Historic Designation of Seattle Center Buildings

Seattle City Council has approved the landmark designation ordinance for the Northwest Rooms and International Fountain Pavilion located at Seattle Center. Designed by architect Paul Thiry, these buildings reflect the architectural heritage of the 1962 World’s Fair. The city’s Landmarks Preservation Board approved the nomination, designation, and controls and incentives… [ Keep reading ]

Free Health Clinic at Seattle Center October 23-26

All are welcome at Seattle/King County Clinic with Remote Area Medical®, Oct. 23 – 26, in KeyArena at Seattle Center. This giant health clinic, presented by a host community of over 50 partner organizations, offers a full range of free dental, vision and medical care to anyone in need. The… [ Keep reading ]

City Neighborhood Council Presents “Follow the Money” – A Community Priorities Budget Conference

Join the City Neighborhood Council on Sunday, May 4 at 11 a.m. at the Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion for this informative conference regarding city of Seattle budget priorities.  Let your voice be heard! To help better inform the Conference program, please also take the quick CNC Budget Survey at: This… [ Keep reading ]

Join us! Seattle Neighborhood Summit 2014 on April 5

You are invited to engage with both your neighbors and city government at the Seattle Neighborhood Summit 2014 on Saturday, April 5. It will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. Here’s what you can look forward to: Diane Douglas from CityClub will discuss… [ Keep reading ]

Congrats to Seattle Magazine’s Most Influential People

Seattle Magazine just posted their list of the most influential people of 2013. We want to call-out and congratulate Lauren England of the West Seattle Bee Garden, Sarah Bergmann of the Pollinator Pathway, Bob Redmond of the Urban Bee Company, and Corky Luster of the Ballard Bee Company – all… [ Keep reading ]

Landmarks Preservation Board to Consider two Seattle Center Facilities

The Landmarks Preservation Board will consider nomination of Seattle Center’s International Fountain Pavilion and the Northwest Rooms at its meeting on Wednesday, June 19 at 3:30 p.m. in the Seattle Municipal Tower, 700 5th Avenue, 40th Floor, Room 4060. The public is invited to attend the meeting and make comments…. [ Keep reading ]

And the winners are……!

A Story Runs Through It: Neighborhood Film Celebration and Awards October 17 7:00 PM at SIFF Cinema Uptown FREE Celebrate great neighborhood stories with The Next Fifty! This culminating event of The Next Fifty’s Civic Action Month celebrates a project that has captured stories about Seattle’s civic fabric through short… [ Keep reading ]

It’s Civic Action Month at Seattle Center

As social media transforms communications, what do social participation and responsibility look like? The culminating month of The Next Fifty explores this question. Through conversations, competitions, debate viewings, neighborhood video screenings and the arts, Civic Action considers political participation, civic engagement, and preparing our citizens to effectively connect with their… [ Keep reading ]

Join us for an evening of short films celebrating our neighborhoods

A Story Runs Through It:  Neighborhood Film Celebration and Awards is at 7 p.m., Oct. 17 at the SIFF Film Center (venue subject to change, please check website for updates). This culminating event of The Next 50’s Civic Action Month celebrates a project that seeks to capture stories about Seattle’s… [ Keep reading ]

Crash Cinema Saturday: Create a video in a day

If you haven’t submitted a video yet for the Neighborhoods Video Project (A Story Runs Through It), here is your chance to do it in a day this Saturday. Read more here: