Children Section

WestSide Baby surpasses goal, collects 300,000 diapers through ‘Stuff the Bus’

WestSide Baby surpasses goal, collects 300,000 diapers through ‘Stuff the Bus’

WestSide Baby volunteers and board members kicked off the weekend by marching with one of its buses in the West Seattle Grand Parade July 19. Marching in the parade has long been a WestSide Baby tradition,... [Read more]

REMINDER: WestSide Baby’s 14th ‘Stuff the Bus’ diaper drive is Sunday

REMINDER: WestSide Baby’s 14th ‘Stuff the Bus’ diaper drive is Sunday

WestSide Baby will host its largest ever outreach event this coming Sunday, July 20 – the 14th annual Stuff the Bus diaper drive, with a bus parked and ready to be packed with donations at Burien Toyota/Scion. The... [Read more]

First-ever ‘Awesome Kids Day’ is this Saturday at Burien Town Square Park

First-ever ‘Awesome Kids Day’ is this Saturday at Burien Town Square Park

The first-ever ‘Awesome Kids Day,’ a family event co-sponsored by the Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department and Collins Chiropractic, will be held at Burien Town Square... [Read more]

WestSide Baby’s ‘Stuff the Bus’ Diaper Drive will be in Burien Sunday, July 20

WestSide Baby’s ‘Stuff the Bus’ Diaper Drive will be in Burien Sunday, July 20

WestSide Baby’s 14th-annual ‘Stuff the Bus’ diaper drive will be from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 20, at Burien Toyota and Scion, located at 15025 1st Ave South. We’re a... [Read more]

Highline Special Needs Parent-Teacher Association holding fundraiser June 17

Highline Special Needs Parent-Teacher Association holding fundraiser June 17

The Highline Special Needs Parent-Teacher Association will hold a fundraiser and End-of-year celebration on June 17 at the Countryside Cafe, 14901 Ambaum Blvd. SW, from 5-7 p.m. “Give a donation... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Save 20% off at Curious Kidstuff’s ‘Sizzling Summer Sale’ on Sunday, June 1!

Save 20% off at Curious Kidstuff’s ‘Sizzling Summer Sale’ on Sunday, June 1!

Curious Kidstuff – located in the West Seattle Junction – will be holding a ‘Sizzling Summer Sale’ on Sunday, June 1, with 20% off everything in stock! Hours will be 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. at their... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools offering free Summer lunch program for local children

Highline Public Schools offering free Summer lunch program for local children

Highline Public Schools announced that it will provide free breakfast, lunch, and snacks to children during the summer through the Simplified Summer Food Program (SSFP). Nine Highline schools will join... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Students at St. Francis of Assisi School enjoy a spirited ‘Field Day’

PHOTOS: Students at St. Francis of Assisi School enjoy a spirited ‘Field Day’

Story & Photos by Robbie Howell On Friday, May 16, the students of St. Francis of Assisi School passionately delivered a lasting memory of a spirited “Field Day.” The students divided into “Family... [Read more]

Sponsored Post West Seattle Montessori’s ‘Preschool Preview’ Open Houses are Tuesday, May 6

West Seattle Montessori’s ‘Preschool Preview’ Open Houses are Tuesday, May 6

Advertiser West Seattle Montessori School will be holding a “Preschool Preview” Open House(s) on Tuesday, May 6 at the following times: 9:30 a.m. 10 a.m. 10:30 a.m. 1:30 p.m. “Our pre-primary... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Be sure to visit Advertiser Normandy Park Market’s Easter Egg Hunt Saturday

Be sure to visit Advertiser Normandy Park Market’s Easter Egg Hunt Saturday

Be sure and stop by Advertiser Normandy Park Market’s Easter Egg Hunt this Saturday, April 19, starting at 10 a.m. Normandy Park Market, located at Normandy Park Towne Center, is the newest full-size,... [Read more]

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]