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Sponsored Post Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 21

Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 21

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. 21. These animals are for children who visit... [Read more]

Local Toy Drive will brighten the Holidays, and here’s how YOU can help!

Local Toy Drive will brighten the Holidays, and here’s how YOU can help!

Would you like to help a family in need this holiday? For the fifth year, local faith-based organization Praisealujah Ministries is collecting new, unwrapped toys for children of all ages in “Blue... [Read more]

Burien’s Childhaven receives brand new, handcrafted playhouse

Burien’s Childhaven receives brand new, handcrafted playhouse

Last week, Childhaven, a nonprofit that works with children ages 1-5 who have experienced trauma or neglect, received a brand new custom-built playhouse at its Burien campus courtesy of GMC. Using locally-sourced... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic’s ‘Little Lancers Trick or Treating Halloween’ will be Oct. 28

Kennedy Catholic’s ‘Little Lancers Trick or Treating Halloween’ will be Oct. 28

Kennedy Catholic High School’s ‘Little Lancers Trick or Treating Halloween Fun!’ will be held on Friday, Oct. 28. “It’s almost Halloween time! Once again, we will host Trick... [Read more]

Kids’ Day at new Burien Fire Station will be Saturday, Sept. 10

Kids’ Day at new Burien Fire Station will be Saturday, Sept. 10

KIDS’ DAY AT THE NEW FIRE STATION SATURDAY, SEPT. 10 • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m 900 SW 146th St. Burien The Burien / Normandy Park Fire Department will be hosting their annual open-house event on Saturday,... [Read more]

Southwest Little League holding Family Yard Sale this weekend

Southwest Little League holding Family Yard Sale this weekend

The Southwest Little League will be holding a Family Yard Sale this weekend – Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 27 & 28.  Sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 3522 SW 102nd Street in Arbor... [Read more]

Children’s Book Festival will be at Burien Library on Saturday, Aug. 20

Children’s Book Festival will be at Burien Library on Saturday, Aug. 20

A Children’s Author Extravaganza will be held at the Burien Library on Saturday, Aug. 20, starting at 10:30 a.m. This event will feature five local Authors. Each Author will read from and talk about... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Pinwheels Play Space with a special ‘Parents Night Out’ Coupon!

Welcome Pinwheels Play Space with a special ‘Parents Night Out’ Coupon!

At the end of a long busy week the best words Mom and Dad can hear are: Parents Night Out! Well, new Advertiser Pinwheels Play Space has a great offer to help you make that happen, if you have kids ages... [Read more]

Construction on new pedestrian/bike trail near S. 132nd Street starts Monday

Construction on new pedestrian/bike trail near S. 132nd Street starts Monday

The City of Burien on Friday issued a construction alert for a new S. 132nd Street Pedestrian / Bicycle Trail Project (map below). Click images to see larger versions: Construction for a new 8-foot... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ will be July 21-24 at Puget Sound Park

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ will be July 21-24 at Puget Sound Park

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ is returning to Puget Sound Park, from Thursday, July 21 to Sunday, July 24, from 3 – 10 p.m. Puget Sound... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Healthy smiles will help fight Summer hunger at Irene Parkhill, DDS

Healthy smiles will help fight Summer hunger at Irene Parkhill, DDS

According to Northwest Harvest: “1 in 5 kids in Washington state lives in a household that struggles to put food on the table.” And we know that summer can be a particularly hard time for... [Read more]

‘Touch A Truck’ returning to Wild Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 18

‘Touch A Truck’ returning to Wild Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 18

‘Touch A Truck’ is returning to Burien’s Wild Strawberry Festival, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 18 at Town Square Park. “We have some exciting new vehicles coming,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Grand Opening for Auntie’s Playhouse Childcare will be this Sunday, Mar. 13

Grand Opening for Auntie’s Playhouse Childcare will be this Sunday, Mar. 13

A Grand Opening for Auntie’s Playhouse Childcare Center – located in the Normandy Park Towne Center – will be held this Sunday, March 13, from 2 – 6 p.m. “There will be Bouncey Houses,... [Read more]

Annual Red, White & Blue Easter Egg Hunt at Kennedy High March 16

Annual Red, White & Blue Easter Egg Hunt at Kennedy High March 16

Kennedy Catholic High School will be holding its annual Easter Egg Hunt on their Athletic Field on Wednesday, March 16, starting at 3:30 p.m. sharp. “Bring your children, grandchildren, cameras... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Seattle Christian Schools Open House scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 25

Seattle Christian Schools Open House scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 25

Advertiser Seattle Christian Schools invites you to discover why families in Seattle and South King County continue to choose Seattle Christian Schools! They invite you to an Open House on Thursday,... [Read more]

Robotics competition makes Science & Math fun for Boys & Girls Club members

Robotics competition makes Science & Math fun for Boys & Girls Club members

What do Skunks, ducks and robots have in common? They all make science, technology, engineering, and math fun! Members of Skunk Works, Aviation High School’s robotics team, have designed a robotics... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome back ‘Care-a-Lot Learning Center’ – with openings available

Welcome back ‘Care-a-Lot Learning Center’ – with openings available

Please welcome back Advertiser Care-a-Lot Learning Center, with openings available! They also now service Gregory Heights Elementary School for the school age class, which they personally (and carefully)... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School’s Open House is Saturday, Jan. 30

Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School’s Open House is Saturday, Jan. 30

Are you looking for a nearby school which can nurture your child to his or her potential? Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School invites you to visit their upcoming Open House on Saturday, Jan. 30, from... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 18

Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 18

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. 18. These animals are for children who visit... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway collected 10,677 diapers last Sunday!

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway collected 10,677 diapers last Sunday!

A message from our Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest: On Sunday, Dec. 6 at the Normandy Park Tree Lighting ceremony, Tay Krull and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Real Estate... [Read more]

Shadow Puppetry Workshop will be held Nov. 3 and Nov. 10 at Burien Library

Shadow Puppetry Workshop will be held Nov. 3 and Nov. 10 at Burien Library

A two-day Shadow Puppetry Workshop for students in grades 5-8 will be held Tuesday, Nov. 3 and Tuesday, Nov. 10 at the Burien Library. “Some of the first stories people told long ago were with... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Little Lancers Trick Or Treating’ will be Friday at Kennedy Catholic High School

‘Little Lancers Trick Or Treating’ will be Friday at Kennedy Catholic High School

The annual ‘Little Lancers Trick Or Treating’ event will be this Friday, Oct. 30, from 3 – 4 p.m. at Advertiser Kennedy Catholic High School. “Join us for our annual Trick or Treating... [Read more]

Alleyway near Hilltop Elementary School gets mural makeover

Alleyway near Hilltop Elementary School gets mural makeover

Burien City Manager Kamuron Gurol, Southwest Youth Family Services, and Hilltop Elementary staff at the dedication ceremony for an alleyway mural project this week. “Thank you to everyone who helped... [Read more]

Genesis Global Spiritual Center’s ‘Trunk-Or-Treat’ will be Saturday, Oct. 31

Genesis Global Spiritual Center’s ‘Trunk-Or-Treat’ will be Saturday, Oct. 31

Burien’s Genesis Global Spiritual Center will be holding a ‘Trunk-Or-Treat’ on Saturday, Oct. 31, from 3 – 5 p.m. at their center, located at 233 S. 156th Street. Here are the details: WHO:... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Kids Night In’ Pajama Parties at Burien Community Center start this Friday

‘Kids Night In’ Pajama Parties at Burien Community Center start this Friday

It’s time for a Pajama Party at the Burien Community Center – drop your kids off in their pajamas for an evening of fun while you have a night on the town! Each month is themed with crafts, physical... [Read more]

Grand Opening celebration for Navos new location will be Thursday

Grand Opening celebration for Navos new location will be Thursday

Local dignitaries, community members, and citizens will gather to celebrate the grand opening of Navos’ new Behavioral Healthcare Center for children, youth, families, and young adults on Lake Burien this Thursday,... [Read more]