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Amazing Video Of A Chickadee Building His Nest

Amazing Video Of A Chickadee Building His Nest

Proof that, despite the recent soggy gloom, Spring is really here – amazing video of a male Chickadee building a nest by digging rotten wood out of an old alder stump near Eagle Landing Park: This... [Read more]

Muddy Yourself Up At The Seattle Green Festival

Muddy Yourself Up At The Seattle Green Festival

For all you green and muddy B-Towners, be sure to mark your calendars for this Saturday and Sunday (April 12th and 13th), as the Trust for Public Land (Washington) will be at Seattle’s Green Festival... [Read more]

Plant A Tree In B-Town On Arbor Day April 16th

Plant A Tree In B-Town On Arbor Day April 16th

Burien Parks and Recreation will be celebrating Arbor Day at 10am on Wednesday, April 16 at Shorewood Park, and all B-Townians are invited to attend. The idea for Arbor Day originally came from Nebraska... [Read more]

Another Video Of The Birthday Bus

Another Video Of The Birthday Bus

As if you haven’t seen it enough already, here’s a video (courtesy Burien Parks) of the infamous “Birthday Bus,” only this time moving (albeit slowly) and with actual people on... [Read more]

Re-live B-Town’s B-Day Bash

Re-live B-Town’s B-Day Bash

Some new photos from Saturday’s big B-Town 15th B-Day Bash, courtesy Burien Parks:  Read More →

New Community Center Plans Posted

New Community Center Plans Posted

Plans for the new Burien Community Recreation Center are now online for your review, and are available for download as PDF files: Master Plan Summary Report Master Plan Supplemental Information Business... [Read more]

Don’t Miss B-Town’s B-Day Bash Saturday!

Don’t Miss B-Town’s B-Day Bash Saturday!

Burien’s Big Birthday Bash will kick into high gear this Saturday, March 29th, starting at Noon and going until 4pm: WHAT: Burien’s 15th Birthday Party! WHEN: Saturday, March 29th from 12:00... [Read more]

Re-Live Easter With This Bunny Breakfast & Spring Egg Hunt Video

Re-Live Easter With This Bunny Breakfast & Spring Egg Hunt Video

Do you smell any rotten eggs around your house or yard yet? Have you eaten the heads off all your chocolate bunnies? Do ya feel like re-living Easter even though it’s only been a few days? Well,... [Read more]

28 B-Towners Dared To Zumba, And We’ve Got Video Proof

28 B-Towners Dared To Zumba, And We’ve Got Video Proof

Thursday night, March 20th, about 28 or so B-Towners showed up and did what few others dare to do – they Zumba’d! And we’ve got video proof right here:  Read More →

Volunteers Needed To Clean Up Walker Creek Saturday From 9am-Noon

Volunteers Needed To Clean Up Walker Creek Saturday From 9am-Noon

NORMANDY PARK – This Saturday, March 22, from 9am – Noon, volunteers are needed to help eradicate ivy from the Walker Preserve along Walker Creek in Normandy Park. Here’s a Q&A... [Read more]

B-Town Easter “Eggstravaganza” Coming This Saturday

B-Town Easter “Eggstravaganza” Coming This Saturday

The City of Burien is holding its annual Easter “Eggstravaganza” this Saturday, March 22nd, from 9am to 11:45am. Activities include a $3 “Bunny Breakfast” (no, they’re not... [Read more]

Burien Parks Needs Volunteers This Weekend

Burien Parks Needs Volunteers This Weekend

Courtesy Michael LaFraniere of Burien Parks: Volunteers are needed to help clean up various B-Town Parks, starting this weekend: 3/15/08 10am – Noon @ Shorewood Park: Shorewood Park is located... [Read more]

Psyche Yourself Up For Spring With This Seahurst Park Video

Psyche Yourself Up For Spring With This Seahurst Park Video

We believe that the Groundhog was wrong – spring is in the air! Lean into your monitor and take a deep whiff of this video of Seahurst Park, then tell us you don’t smell it: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Rv3jYHiZ0g SOURCE: Burien... [Read more]

Get Outside – Friends Of Burien Parks Needs You!

Get Outside – Friends Of Burien Parks Needs You!

FRIENDS OF BURIEN PARKS Needs You!   Do you enjoy: Watching Burien keep getting better and better? Enjoying a summer sunset over the Olympic Mountains on the beach or hiking the forested trails... [Read more]

Video Allows You to Relive the Burien Daddy/Daughter Dance

Video Allows You to Relive the Burien Daddy/Daughter Dance

Relive last Saturday’s Daddy/Daughter dance without having to hassle with building your own time machine: UPDATE: Got word that the slideshow wasn’t embedding properly, so here’s a video... [Read more]

Burien Officials To Present Final Plans For New Community Center At 7pm Mon. Feb. 4th

Burien Officials To Present Final Plans For New Community Center At 7pm Mon. Feb. 4th

Burien officials will be presenting the final preferred plan and results of a community survey concerning a proposed new community recreation center at a City Council meeting at 7pm on Monday, Feb. 4. The... [Read more]

You Can Tell Spring Is Almost Here – Burien Sports Teams Are Forming!

You Can Tell Spring Is Almost Here – Burien Sports Teams Are Forming!

You can almost smell the first blooms of Spring. Or is that simply the smell of wet gloves? Regardless, it’s always a good sign when Burien Parks releases schedules for upcoming Youth Sports Leagues!  Read More →

Burien Teen Program Needs Your Donations

Burien Teen Program Needs Your Donations

From Burien Parks: Due to a recent break-in and theft, our Youth Program has been very negatively impacted. The City of Burien Parks and Recreation Teen Program would greatly appreciate... [Read more]

“Jazz It Up” At B-Town’s Enchanted Evening March 14th

“Jazz It Up” At B-Town’s Enchanted Evening March 14th

From Burien Parks:  Read More →