Author Archives: Dale Johnson

Friends of Piper’s Orchard to Host Eighth Annual Festival of Fruit

The Friends of Piper’s Orchard invite the community to join them in celebrating Carkeek Park’s historic orchard on September 13. Events will include cider pressing and tasting, live music, activities for kids, guided tours of the historic orchard and more. When: Saturday, September 13, 2013 What time: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (cider making presentation…

Fire Station Dedication and Open House September 6

The renovations to the fire station on N 130th St. are finished and there will be an open house for the public on Saturday Sept. 6 from 11 AM to 1 PM.

Broadview Garage Sales Locations This Weekend

Here is a map of garage sales in Broadview this weekend.

SPD North Precinct Picnic is August 24th

This year the Seattle Police Department’s north precinct picnic is Sunday August 24th at University Heights Center, 5031 University Way NE, from 1 – 4 pm. Picnics in the Precincts are fun activities SPD and Seattle Police Foundation hold every year that provide an opportunity for the business and residential communities in each of Seattle’s…

Free Trees for Neighborhoods

You can get free trees to plant around your home.  The Seattle reLeaf program is accepting applications for up to four free trees. The Trees for Neighborhoods program helps Seattle residents plant trees around their homes. Since 2009, Trees for Neighborhoods has planted over 4,000 trees in yards and along streets. That’s 4,000 more trees…

Hold a Night Out Block Party August 5th

If your block is having a Night Out block party on Tuesday be sure to attend.  Even if one hasn’t been organized already, you can still put one together.  It’s fun and you and your neighbors will get to know each other, and have a good time. More information is at the Night Out website….

Neighborhood Walking Ambassador Workshop at Broadview Library Saturday

Feet First has partnered with the King County In Metro Program to invite you to become a Neighborhood Walking Ambassador. Attend a workshop in North Seattle on Saturday, August 2 from 10:30am-1:00pm. The workshop will be at Broadview Public Library, located at 12755 Greenwood Avenue N, which is accessible by Metro bus routes 5, 345,…

Ellie’s Lemonade and Bake Sale July 26

A Broadview neighbor’s granddaughter came up with a fun way to support a worthy cause, the Greenwood Food Bank.  Below is a message from her grandfather about the event. Ellie came up with the idea 3 years ago saying, “I want to do a Lemonade and Cupcake Stand and give the money to the poor…

6th Annual Heaven and Earth Art at Carkeek Park Begins July 12

In collaboration with Seattle Parks and Recreation and the Carkeek Park Advisory Council, the Center on Contemporary Art (CoCA) has orchestrated an exhibition of temporary artwork in the forest of Carkeek Park for the sixth consecutive year, from July 12, 2014 – October 20. Opening Reception with artists in attendance is 2-5pm, Saturday, July 12…

SPU Broadview Projects Update Now Online

On June 18 Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) held a meeting at the Bitter Lake Community Center to inform the public about options to address sewer problems in the Dayton Avenue area and options to address surface water runoff problems in the 12th Ave. NW area.  A large crowd asked a lot of questions.  If you…