West Seattle Event Calendar

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Oct
21
Sun
2018
Connect With Nature! Urban Forest Restoration at Lincoln Park
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Connect With Nature! Urban Forest Restoration at Lincoln Park

Join us for another restoration event! Sunday, 10/21/18, 9 am – 12 pm

Please register here:
https://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/12524/

Join the Friends of Lincoln Park as we work to bring the beautiful mature forest of our park into restoration. Forests are living things and depend on our care. Lincoln Park includes 80 acres of forest and is one of Seattle’s favorite natural areas. Help us give back to a greenspace that provides us with so many natural benefits. We promise you a good workout and a sense of satisfaction. Good for the environment and good for your health! Kids welcome.

Where: Meet near the north parking lot kiosk (Fauntleroy Way SW & SW Rose St). If you miss us at 9am, check the kiosk map to see where we’re working or call Sharon at 206.464.1068 or Lisa 248.506.7155

What to bring: Long sleeves and pants suggested for protection. Sturdy shoes or boots and a water bottle. Gloves if you have them, or we’ll provide.

What you’ll do: Help rid our park of invasive plants!

Refresh and restore Dakota Place Park
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

VOLUNTEER TO REFRESH & RESTORE WEST SEATTLE’S DAKOTA PLACE PARK!

Sunday, October 21st, 9:00 a.m. – Noon

WHO: You, your family, and friends

WHERE: DAKOTA PLACE PARK, corner of Dakota & California Ave. SW

BRING: Work shoes, gloves, rain gear, and your favorite yard tools. Remember to

come prepared for the weather as we will be working at the park rain or shine!

Join us for a morning of fun and community. Hope to see you at the park!

Oct
27
Sat
2018
Pollinator Habitat Restoration Planting at Solstice Park
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

October 27th : 10 am-2 pm

Volunteer Event: Pollinator Habitat Restoration Planting at Solstice Park

Join EarthCorps and the Green Seattle Partnership as we plant hundreds of native plants to rebuild pollinator habitat at Solstice Park. No experience necessary. More info and sign up online:
https://www.earthcorps.org/volunteer/event/a0E8000000OWkUxEAL

Pollinator Habitat Restoration Planting at Solstice Park
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

October 27th : 10 am-2 pm

Volunteer Event: Pollinator Habitat Restoration Planting at Solstice Park

Join EarthCorps and the Green Seattle Partnership as we plant hundreds of native plants to rebuild pollinator habitat at Solstice Park. No experience necessary. More info and sign up online

https://www.earthcorps.org/volunteer/event/a0E8000000OWkUxEAL

Westcrest Park Forest Restoration Work Party
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Westcrest Park Forest Restoration Work Party
10/27/2018, 10 am – 2 pm
Address is: 9000 8th Ave SW

Join DIRT Corps in revitalizing Westcrest Park. We are working on the parcel of land next to 8th Ave, and it is overgrown with Himalayan blackberries! It’s up to us and our volunteers to bring it under control!

The beginning of this volunteer event will include a brief weed ID. Combine knowledge with action as we work to clear this beautiful space of harmful species that overtakes the area. Many of you might already have this experience in your own backyard!

Let’s work together to gradually transform and maintain Westcrest Park and make it a great public space for everyone to enjoy. Let us know of any questions, hope to see you out there!

Please RSVP here: seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/14668/

Questions? Email kat@thedirtcorps.com

Nov
3
Sat
2018
Green Seattle Day at Westcrest Park @ (see map)
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Green Seattle Day at Westcrest Park – Forest Restoration Work Party
11/3/2018, 9am – 12pm

Please Register Here: https://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/13588/

Join DIRT Corps for Green Seattle Day! Green Seattle Day is on of the biggest work party of the year, and we want you there! Join hundreds of volunteers clearing and planting thousands of plants in parks throughout The Emerald City. All community members are welcome!

DIRT Corps is revitalizing Westcrest Park for Green Seattle Day! We are working on the parcel of land next to 8th Ave, and it is overgrown with Himalayan blackberries! It’s up to us and our volunteers to bring it under control! We will be clearing the space of invasives, and then planting the area with native plants. Let’s work together to gradually transform and maintain Westcrest Park, and make it a great public space for everyone to enjoy. Let us know of any questions, hope to see you out there!

WEAR: Wear closed shoes, long-sleeved shirt, long pants and a hat. Dress according to the weather.
BRING: Bring water and also lunch if you think you are going to get hungry. DIRT Corps will provide coffee, light refreshments, and tools/materials.
MEET & PARK: Meet next to the p-patch gardens. Park in the south parking lot of Westcrest Park, entrance is off SW Henderson St. Map of parking and work area: https://imgur.com/a/BQEen

Questions? Call 206-850-2609, or email kat@thedirtcorps.com

Lincoln Park TLC work party
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

West Seattle’s Lincoln Park, contains 80 acres of stunning, mature forest. As with most city forests, it’s been invaded by ivy, holly, etc. Help us restore and maintain this urban jewel! This is a great event for families and organizations looking to make a real contribution to the environment. You’re likely to get dirty, but we promise you a good work out and good karma! Meet at 9:00 am at the north parking lot kiosk (Fauntleroy Way SW and SW Rose St). Dress for weather, long sleeves/pants year around and sturdy shoes or boots. Contact Sharon sabaker41@gmail.com or 206 464 1068.

Nov
10
Sat
2018
Cleanup Crew in Roxhill Park
Nov 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Cleanup Crew in Roxhill Park

More than 15 years ago, a few neighbors came together regularly to take care of the park by removing invasive plants around the wetland and disposing of garbage. They continue to do this every month on the 2nd Saturday. We need more neighbors to pitch in and encourage middle and high school students in need of community service hours.

When: 2nd Saturday of the Month (Oct 13, Nov 10, Dec 8)
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Meet in Parking Lot to sign in and get instructions

Bring gloves.

Delridge Natural Area cleanup work party
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

From the North Delridge Neighborhood Council:

The Delridge Natural Area is just two blocks south of the Brandon Greenspace. It is a large area adjacent to Delridge Way. The site includes a very nice section of the Longfellow Creek Legacy Trail, a beaver dam and interesting views along the creek. This is a well used area and is easily accessible.

Monthly on 2nd Saturdays @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Delridge Natural Area
Corner of Delridge Way SW & SW Graham

Nov
17
Sat
2018
Fall Forest Planting at Lincoln Park
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

November 17th 10 am-2 pm

Volunteer Event: Fall Forest Planting at Lincoln Park

Join EarthCorps and the Green Seattle Partnership as we plant native trees and shrubs to restore the forest of Lincoln Park! No experience necessary. More info and sign up online

https://www.earthcorps.org/volunteer/event/a0E8000000OWq1iEAD

Fall Forest Planting at Lincoln Park
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

November 17th 10 am-2 pm

Volunteer Event: Fall Forest Planting at Lincoln Park

Join EarthCorps and the Green Seattle Partnership as we plant native trees and shrubs to restore the forest of Lincoln Park! No experience necessary. More info and sign up online

https://www.earthcorps.org/volunteer/event/a0E8000000OWq1iEAD

Dec
1
Sat
2018
Lincoln Park TLC work party
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

West Seattle’s Lincoln Park, contains 80 acres of stunning, mature forest. As with most city forests, it’s been invaded by ivy, holly, etc. Help us restore and maintain this urban jewel! This is a great event for families and organizations looking to make a real contribution to the environment. You’re likely to get dirty, but we promise you a good work out and good karma! Meet at 9:00 am at the north parking lot kiosk (Fauntleroy Way SW and SW Rose St). Dress for weather, long sleeves/pants year around and sturdy shoes or boots. Contact Sharon sabaker41@gmail.com or 206 464 1068.

Dec
8
Sat
2018
Cleanup Crew in Roxhill Park
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Cleanup Crew in Roxhill Park

More than 15 years ago, a few neighbors came together regularly to take care of the park by removing invasive plants around the wetland and disposing of garbage. They continue to do this every month on the 2nd Saturday. We need more neighbors to pitch in and encourage middle and high school students in need of community service hours.

When: 2nd Saturday of the Month (Oct 13, Nov 10, Dec 8)
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Meet in Parking Lot to sign in and get instructions

Bring gloves.

Delridge Natural Area cleanup work party
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

From the North Delridge Neighborhood Council:

The Delridge Natural Area is just two blocks south of the Brandon Greenspace. It is a large area adjacent to Delridge Way. The site includes a very nice section of the Longfellow Creek Legacy Trail, a beaver dam and interesting views along the creek. This is a well used area and is easily accessible.

Monthly on 2nd Saturdays @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Delridge Natural Area
Corner of Delridge Way SW & SW Graham

Jan
5
Sat
2019
Lincoln Park TLC work party
Jan 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

West Seattle’s Lincoln Park, contains 80 acres of stunning, mature forest. As with most city forests, it’s been invaded by ivy, holly, etc. Help us restore and maintain this urban jewel! This is a great event for families and organizations looking to make a real contribution to the environment. You’re likely to get dirty, but we promise you a good work out and good karma! Meet at 9:00 am at the north parking lot kiosk (Fauntleroy Way SW and SW Rose St). Dress for weather, long sleeves/pants year around and sturdy shoes or boots. Contact Sharon sabaker41@gmail.com or 206 464 1068.

Jan
12
Sat
2019
Delridge Natural Area cleanup work party
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

From the North Delridge Neighborhood Council:

The Delridge Natural Area is just two blocks south of the Brandon Greenspace. It is a large area adjacent to Delridge Way. The site includes a very nice section of the Longfellow Creek Legacy Trail, a beaver dam and interesting views along the creek. This is a well used area and is easily accessible.

Monthly on 2nd Saturdays @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Delridge Natural Area
Corner of Delridge Way SW & SW Graham

Feb
2
Sat
2019
Lincoln Park TLC work party
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

West Seattle’s Lincoln Park, contains 80 acres of stunning, mature forest. As with most city forests, it’s been invaded by ivy, holly, etc. Help us restore and maintain this urban jewel! This is a great event for families and organizations looking to make a real contribution to the environment. You’re likely to get dirty, but we promise you a good work out and good karma! Meet at 9:00 am at the north parking lot kiosk (Fauntleroy Way SW and SW Rose St). Dress for weather, long sleeves/pants year around and sturdy shoes or boots. Contact Sharon sabaker41@gmail.com or 206 464 1068.

Feb
9
Sat
2019
Delridge Natural Area cleanup work party
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

From the North Delridge Neighborhood Council:

The Delridge Natural Area is just two blocks south of the Brandon Greenspace. It is a large area adjacent to Delridge Way. The site includes a very nice section of the Longfellow Creek Legacy Trail, a beaver dam and interesting views along the creek. This is a well used area and is easily accessible.

Monthly on 2nd Saturdays @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Delridge Natural Area
Corner of Delridge Way SW & SW Graham