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John Knox Presbyterian Church holding Easter Egg Hunt on April 19

John Knox Presbyterian Church holding Easter Egg Hunt on April 19

John Knox Presbyterian Church will be holding an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19, starting at 9:30 a.m. “Children through 6th grade are welcome to participate!” reads an announcement.... [Read more]

Fire near Hilltop Elementary School causes kids to be called inside Wednesday

Fire near Hilltop Elementary School causes kids to be called inside Wednesday

A teacher at Burien’s Hilltop Elementary School told us that a fire near the school – in the 12000 block of 24th Ave South – was bad enough that children had to be called inside from recess due... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Community Church holding Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19

Burien Community Church holding Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19

Burien Community Church will be holding their second annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19, starting at 1 p.m. The egg hunt is free and open to all children. Following the egg hunt, children are... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools offering free Early Childhood Developmental Screenings

Highline Public Schools offering free Early Childhood Developmental Screenings

Highline Public Schools is providing free screenings to children ages 3-5 to identify delays and disabilities. Screenings allow families to connect to early intervention services. Areas of concern include... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome back Advertiser ‘Care-a-Lot Learning Center’

Welcome back Advertiser ‘Care-a-Lot Learning Center’

Please welcome back Advertiser Care-a-Lot Learning Center! Twenty seven years ago, when young mother Diane Smith returned from her secretarial job to pick up her 6-month old daughter at an in-home daycare…

Sponsored Post Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School holding Open House Saturday, Jan. 25

Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School holding Open House Saturday, Jan. 25

Thriving, compassionate, self-motivated individuals: are you looking for a nearby school which can nurture your child to his or her potential? BTB Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School invites you to... [Read more]

Highline Special Needs PTA holding Resource Fair on Saturday, Feb. 8

Highline Special Needs PTA holding Resource Fair on Saturday, Feb. 8

The Highline Special Needs PTA will be holding a Resource Fair in conjunction with Highline Public Schools on Saturday, Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Marvista Elementary School in Normandy Park. Local... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools Kindergarten enrollment opens Jan. 21

Highline Public Schools Kindergarten enrollment opens Jan. 21

Enrollment for students who will start Kindergarten next fall will open Tuesday, Jan. 21, Highline Public Schools announced. To help prepare more students for success on Day One of kindergarten, Highline... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Discover St. Bernadette Parish School at Open Houses Jan. 26 & 29

Discover St. Bernadette Parish School at Open Houses Jan. 26 & 29

“You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” (Mat 22:39) Are you looking for a local school that can help instill values in your child? The Mission of St. Bernadette Parish School – located... [Read more]

PHOTOS: A Seattle Seahawk visits Seahurst Elementary School Tuesday

PHOTOS: A Seattle Seahawk visits Seahurst Elementary School Tuesday

The Seattle Seahawks took time out of their busy schedule to visit Seahurst Elementary students in Burien on Tuesday (Dec. 17). Defensive End Greg Scruggs talked to students about healthy eating, staying... [Read more]

Dr. Susan Enfield to speak at Highline Special Needs PTA meeting Thursday

Dr. Susan Enfield to speak at Highline Special Needs PTA meeting Thursday

The Highline Special Needs PTA will hold its December meeting this Thursday, starting at 7 p.m. at the ERAC Building, 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien. The guest speaker will Dr. Susan Enfield, Superintendent... [Read more]

Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 19

Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 19

Friend of the blog and advertiser Jim Coleman, DDS, and crew want to remind our readers that their annual Stuffed Animal Drive is off and running and will continue through Dec. 19. These animals are for... [Read more]

Free ‘Trunk or Treat’ at Burien Free Methodist Church on Sunday, Oct. 27

Free ‘Trunk or Treat’ at Burien Free Methodist Church on Sunday, Oct. 27

A free Trunk or Treat event will be held at the Burien Free Methodist Church (520 S. 150th Street; two blocks north of Highline High School) on Sunday, Oct. 27 from 2 – 4 p.m. “Join us to peek... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High School holding free ‘Trick or Treat’ for kids Oct. 30

Kennedy Catholic High School holding free ‘Trick or Treat’ for kids Oct. 30

Kennedy Catholic High School would like to invite grade-school age children to come to its campus on Wednesday, Oct 30, from 3 – 4 p.m. to Trick or Treat in their costumes. Teachers and staff will provide... [Read more]

Free ‘Trunk or Treat’ coming to John Knox Presbyterian Church on Halloween

Free ‘Trunk or Treat’ coming to John Knox Presbyterian Church on Halloween

Trunk or Treat – a safe, fun and FREE trick or treating event – is coming to John Knox Presbyterian Church on Halloween (Thursday, Oct. 31). The fun will run from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the south parking... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome new Advertiser Shamrock Child Care to The B-Town Blog

Welcome new Advertiser Shamrock Child Care to The B-Town Blog

Please welcome new Advertiser Shamrock Child Care to The B-Town Blog. “In business for over 35 years, Shamrock Day Care provides a safe and loving home environment for infants and children,”... [Read more]

Annual ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ coming to Burien Community Center Oct. 18

Annual ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ coming to Burien Community Center Oct. 18

Burien Parks’ annual ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ is coming to the Burien Community Center Friday, Oct. 18, from 6:30 – 9 p.m. Admission is $6 per child, with Parents & Children under... [Read more]

Community Schools Collaboration’s Block Party Fundraiser is Thursday

Community Schools Collaboration’s Block Party Fundraiser is Thursday

Community Schools Collaboration will be holding its annual Block Party Fundraiser this Thursday, Sept. 12. “It’s that time of the year again to gear up for the upcoming school year so we’re... [Read more]

YETI Adventures has open slots for youth sailing program Sept. 14-15

YETI Adventures has open slots for youth sailing program Sept. 14-15

Y.E.T.I. – a local non-profit that engages youth in the outdoors – is partnering with Sound Experience for an extraordinary overnight sailing program on the uber-cool Adventuress Schooner open to... [Read more]

Highline Area students receive 625 backpacks full of school supplies

Highline Area students receive 625 backpacks full of school supplies

Hundreds of Highline School District students are ready for the first day of school thanks to the Exchange Club of Highline, the Burien Lions Club and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. 625 backpacks filled... [Read more]

Annual ‘Kids’ Day’ at the Burien Fire Station will be Saturday, Sept. 7

Annual ‘Kids’ Day’ at the Burien Fire Station will be Saturday, Sept. 7

The Burien / Normandy Park Fire Department will be hosting their annual ‘Kids’ Day’ open-house event from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7th, and all are invited! During the event,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Cooperative Preschool is currently accepting applications for all of its classes

Burien Cooperative Preschool is currently accepting applications for all of its classes

Are you looking for a great place to enroll your child in preschool this fall? Advertiser Burien Cooperative Preschool is currently accepting applications for all of its classes (1-4 year olds). In the... [Read more]

Southern Heights Elementary seeking donations for ‘International Dot Day’

Southern Heights Elementary seeking donations for ‘International Dot Day’

Southern Heights Elementary School will be participating in ‘International Dot Day’ (IDD) in September, and they’re seeking help getting supplies for kids to use. IDD was named after... [Read more]

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 FREE backpacks filled with 
school supplies were given away to kids on Thursday (Aug. 15) during the City of SeaTac’s 7th annual Back to School Fair held at Valley Ridge Park. This annual... [Read more]

‘Stuff the Bus’ a huge success; 22,000+ diapers collected at Burien Toyota

‘Stuff the Bus’ a huge success; 22,000+ diapers collected at Burien Toyota

Leah La Frombois, a volunteer for WestSide Baby, shows what 22,000 diapers look like inside a school bus Sunday July 21. Photo by Mark Neuman. by Mark Neuman WestSide Baby’s 13th Annual ‘Stuff... [Read more]

Burien Toyota is the place & Sunday is the day to ‘Stuff the Bus’ for Westside Baby

Burien Toyota is the place & Sunday is the day to ‘Stuff the Bus’ for Westside Baby

One of the most helpful and well run public service groups around is WestSide Baby. You can help them in their cause to assist young families with the more expensive items needed for childcare this Sunday,... [Read more]