Education Section

Sponsored Post JOB: City of Normandy Park looking to hire Preschool Teacher

JOB: City of Normandy Park looking to hire Preschool Teacher

The City of Normandy Park is looking to hire a Preschool Teacher: Preschool Teacher Position 20 hours per week with Benefits Pay Range $13.00 to 18.00/per hour Job Description Summary: The Teacher... [Read more]

Rummage/Garage Sale fundraiser for Hazel Valley Elementary will be Saturday

Rummage/Garage Sale fundraiser for Hazel Valley Elementary will be Saturday

A Rummage/Garage Sale to benefit Hazel Valley Elementary School will be held this Saturday, Aug. 19, from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Highline United Methodist Church, 13015 1st Ave S, Burien (map below). Lots... [Read more]

Join Burien’s new Script Club this Saturday at Merrill Gardens

Join Burien’s new Script Club this Saturday at Merrill Gardens

From our friends at Burien Actors Theatre: Come learn about Burien’s new script club this Saturday, Aug. 19! That’s right, Burien now has a script club. Burien Actors Theatre will be holding an introductory... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Highline Premier FC’s Fall 2017 Skills Clinic starts Sept. 15

Highline Premier FC’s Fall 2017 Skills Clinic starts Sept. 15

Fall 2017 Skills Clinic – Field Player Training with Highline Premier FC Coaches – starts Sept. 15: Provides players with essential skills. Age and level appropriate training emphasizes fun, individual... [Read more]

Zombie Fest will scare things up Sat., Sept. 16 at Normandy Park Towne Center

Zombie Fest will scare things up Sat., Sept. 16 at Normandy Park Towne Center

Photo of Zombie Fest costume contest winner Mackenzie Bull by Scott Schaefer. Zombie Fest Northwest is a fun, free, all-ages and family friendly event that’s returning to Normandy Park Towne Center... [Read more]

‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament Sat., Sept. 30 will benefit two local schools

‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament Sat., Sept. 30 will benefit two local schools

A ‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament 
to benefit Gregory Heights and Marvista Elementary Schools will be held on Saturday, Septe. 30 from 1 – 6 p.m. at Foster Golf Links in Tukwila. Come... [Read more]

Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot, coming Sunday, Oct. 1!

Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot, coming Sunday, Oct. 1!

Race Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot – coming Sunday, Oct. 1 – with early registration deals available through Aug. 31! This local, grassroots fundraiser event will run from... [Read more]

Burien’s Environmental Science Center receives STEM Education grant

Burien’s Environmental Science Center receives STEM Education grant

Burien’s Environmental Science Center recently received a $21,972 NOAA 21st-Century Community Learning Center Watershed STEM Education grant from the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation. Salmon... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DAL LAW: Do you need a Prenuptial Agreement?

DAL LAW: Do you need a Prenuptial Agreement?

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Designed by Freepik Do You Need A Prenuptial Agreement? If you are considering marriage or a domestic partnership, and have either been married before or are bringing substantial... [Read more]

Learn how to install a rain garden in free City of Burien workshop on Sat., Sept. 9

Learn how to install a rain garden in free City of Burien workshop on Sat., Sept. 9

Community members are invited to learn how to install a rain garden in a free workshop hosted by the City of Burien on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. This will be the second of three “learning... [Read more]

Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team holding fundraiser for equipment

Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team holding fundraiser for equipment

The Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team is holding an online fundraiser to help raise money for equipment, with a target goal of $15,000: All donors of $50 or more receive a Bearcats team shirt. The Burien... [Read more]

Sponsored Post South End Coalition Breakfast will be Wednesday, Aug. 16 at El Dorado West

South End Coalition Breakfast will be Wednesday, Aug. 16 at El Dorado West

From Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community: Please join us for the South End Coalition Breakfast on Wednesday, Aug. 16, at 8:15 a.m. at El Dorado West in Burien. Free for 1st time visitors; otherwise,... [Read more]

Around 75 attend Highline High School Climate and Culture Planning Session

Around 75 attend Highline High School Climate and Culture Planning Session

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Around 75 students, parents, and community supporters gathered in the Highline High School cafeteria Thursday night, Aug. 10, to brainstorm on plans for a positive... [Read more]

Navos holding fundraiser to help local children with back to school supplies

Navos holding fundraiser to help local children with back to school supplies

From our friends at local non-profit Navos: School is just around the corner, and local children need your help! You can help to ensure every child has what they need to succeed in school. Navos provides... [Read more]

Highline High School holding Climate & Culture Planning Session Thursday night

Highline High School holding Climate & Culture Planning Session Thursday night

Highline High School students, families and community supporters are coming together this Thursday, Aug. 10, to create a plan for a positive school climate and culture. The first of two sessions will be... [Read more]

5th Annual Burien Public Art ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Aug. 6

5th Annual Burien Public Art ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Aug. 6

From our friends at WABI Burien: “Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.” – Marcel Proust In keeping with our summertime tradition, come join the 5th Annual Burien... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Still time to get Back to Scuba for Summer ’17 at TL Sea Diving event Aug. 15!

Still time to get Back to Scuba for Summer ’17 at TL Sea Diving event Aug. 15!

Come on out to TL Sea Diving’s ‘Discover Pool Night’ on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017 from 7 – 10 p.m., and discover a Scuba intro, Dry Suit experiences, Peak Performance Buoyancy, and the... [Read more]

Learn more about Sea-Tac Airport’s Ecology Fund at a session near you

Learn more about Sea-Tac Airport’s Ecology Fund at a session near you

By Brian DeRoy 
Port of Seattle The Port of Seattle will be holding several informational sessions designed to let community groups near Seattle-Tacoma International Airport know how they can benefit... [Read more]

REMINDER: Learn about marketing & more at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday

REMINDER: Learn about marketing & more at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday

Photo by Lauren Max. REMINDER: Brad Wilke will lead an interactive digital workshop on marketing, audience engagement, and personal branding to help filmmakers at the Burien Film Office Happy Hour this... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Need an antidote for kid boredom? Superhero Day Camp starts Mon., July 31

Need an antidote for kid boredom? Superhero Day Camp starts Mon., July 31

Need an antidote for kid boredom? Des Moines Gospel Chapel’s Superhero Day Camp starts Monday, July 31, from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., and runs through Friday, Aug. 4. Cost is $85, or $210 for a family... [Read more]

Burien’s St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church welcomes Neighborhood House

Burien’s St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church welcomes Neighborhood House

Burien’s St. Elizabeth Episcopal Church will be partnering up with Neighborhood House to provide health, education and self-sufficiency through culturally and linguistically relevant services. Since... [Read more]

Highline Schools participating in National School Lunch & Breakfast Program

Highline Schools participating in National School Lunch & Breakfast Program

Highline Public Schools plays a vital role in children’s health by providing free and reduced price meals to students in need. The following U.S. Department of Agriculture Programs are offered: National... [Read more]

Rock Painting Party will be at Classic Eats this Thursday, July 27

Rock Painting Party will be at Classic Eats this Thursday, July 27

Rock Painting Party this Thursday at Classic Eats restaurant! Meredith Hailey of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has eight spaces available for any adult thinking of joining the Burien Rocks painting group. No... [Read more]

Burien Parks’ ‘Neighborhood Celebration’ is this Wed. at New Start High School

Burien Parks’ ‘Neighborhood Celebration’ is this Wed. at New Start High School

Burien Parks’ second “Neighborhood Celebration” will be this Wednesday, July 26, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at New Start High School’s field, located at 614 SW 120th Street. “Come... [Read more]