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City of Burien seeking Contractor to re-roof Community Center

City of Burien seeking Contractor to re-roof Community Center

The City of Burien on Monday (Aug. 5) announced that it is seeking a contractor to re-roof the Community Center, which was remodeled and opened in May, 2010. The deadline to apply is 3 p.m. on Friday,... [Read more]

Burien Parks’ Annual Daddy & Daughter Valentine’s Ball will be Saturday, Feb. 9

Burien Parks’ Annual Daddy & Daughter Valentine’s Ball will be Saturday, Feb. 9

Burien Parks & Recreation’s annual Daddy % Daughter Valentine’s Ball is coming to the Community Center on Saturday, Feb. 9, with two sessions. “Dance the night away!” reads... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the Empty Bowls Fundraiser at Burien Community Center

PHOTOS: Scenes from the Empty Bowls Fundraiser at Burien Community Center

Lucy Mendez, left, and Jeannie Rodriquez show off their fish-shaped bowls, which they chose not to eat out of (they used paper bowls instead). Photo by Scott Schaefer. Burien’s annual Empty Bowls... [Read more]

‘Extraordinary Women of Highline’ at Burien Community Center through Jan.

‘Extraordinary Women of Highline’ at Burien Community Center through Jan.

The Burien Community Center will be presenting a new exhibit curated by Highline Historical Society intern Colleen Lenahan until Jan. 31, 2013. The exhibit, called “Extraordinary Women of Highline,”... [Read more]

Genesis Church Holding FREE ‘Peace & Prosperity’ Event on Saturday, Dec. 8

Genesis Church Holding FREE ‘Peace & Prosperity’ Event on Saturday, Dec. 8

Burien’s Genesis Church will be holding a FREE community holiday celebration at the Community Center on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 9 a.m. – Noon. “It’s a holiday shindig where we are providing... [Read more]

Burien Community Center Holding Information Fair for Veterans Thursday

Burien Community Center Holding Information Fair for Veterans Thursday

The Burien Community Center will be holding an Information Fair for Veterans this Thursday, Oct. 25, starting at 10 a.m. “Calling all Vets and family members!” reads an announcement. “The... [Read more]

Moms, Get Your ‘Body Back’ at Free Preview Class Tues. at Community Center

Moms, Get Your ‘Body Back’ at Free Preview Class Tues. at Community Center

Moms, get your Body Back at the ‘Body Back’ at a FREE preview class at the Burien Community Center at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 4. “Body Back is a results based fitness and nutrition... [Read more]

First-Ever B-Town Brewfest will be Pouring Its Way Into Burien Oct. 6

First-Ever B-Town Brewfest will be Pouring Its Way Into Burien Oct. 6

The first-ever B•Town Brewfest — a beer festival fundraiser for the SeaTac Guild of Seattle Children’s Hospital — will be held Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Burien Community Center. Organizers... [Read more]

See One-of-a-kind ‘Marquetry’ Art by Dennis Harrison at Community Center

See One-of-a-kind ‘Marquetry’ Art by Dennis Harrison at Community Center

A new Art Exhibit has opened in the Burien Community Center Lobby, featuring the work of local artist Dennis Harrison. Harrison creates work in ‘Marquetry,’ which is an art form that uses only natural and dyed wood veneers…

BTB Photog Michael Brunk Opens New Exhibit At Burien Community Center

BTB Photog Michael Brunk Opens New Exhibit At Burien Community Center

A new exhibit featuring ten photographs by BTB photog Michael Brunk began a two month display at the Burien Community Center today. The set of photos features images from several Burien parks displaying... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘Night Of The Pumpkin’ Draws Costumed Characters Despite Weather

PHOTOS: ‘Night Of The Pumpkin’ Draws Costumed Characters Despite Weather

Friday night’s “Night of the Pumpkin” at the Burien Community Center drew overflow crowds of costumed kids intent on having fun despite the cool, damp weather. Although we didn’t... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Night Of The Pumpkin’ Tonight At Burien Community Center

REMINDER: ‘Night Of The Pumpkin’ Tonight At Burien Community Center

The annual ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ will haunt the Burien Community Center tonight from 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., with a bonfire, face painting, Thriller dance, carnival games, music, lanterns, puppet theater,... [Read more]

Exchange Club Of Highline Installs ‘Freedom Shrine’ At Community Center

Exchange Club Of Highline Installs ‘Freedom Shrine’ At Community Center

The Exchange Club of Highline recently installed a ‘Freedom Shrine’ at the Burien Community Center, in an effort to celebrate “the proud heritage that all Americans share…”

City Of Burien Teams Up With Farmers’ Co-op For Delivery Of Organic Produce

City Of Burien Teams Up With Farmers’ Co-op For Delivery Of Organic Produce

The City of Burien announced Thursday (May 5) that residents are now able to get fresh organic produce and local artisan foods delivered conveniently to the Burien Community Center. The City Parks Recreation... [Read more]

Artist Garreth Schuh Has Exhibit At Burien Community Center

Artist Garreth Schuh Has Exhibit At Burien Community Center

Artist Garreth Schuh will be displaying his artwork at the Burien Community Center for the entire month of May. The Burien Community Center is located at 14700 6th Ave SW…

PHOTOS: Local Seniors Compete For Wii Bowling Championship

PHOTOS: Local Seniors Compete For Wii Bowling Championship

On Wednesday, March 30, seniors from nine local cities gathered at the Tukwila Community Center to crown a Wii bowling champion. The sixteen teams have been playing for the last four months leading up... [Read more]

B-Town Biker Wants You To Bike More; Plus, Upcoming Burien Bike Classes

B-Town Biker Wants You To Bike More; Plus, Upcoming Burien Bike Classes

by Brooks Stanfield About seven years ago, while living in North Seattle, I started riding my bike to work. I can’t even remember what gave me the idea, but since that time cycling has turned into an... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Last Week’s “Empty Bowls” Fundraiser Sets New Record

PHOTOS: Last Week’s “Empty Bowls” Fundraiser Sets New Record

The annual “Empty Bowls” fundraiser took place last Friday, setting a new record for attendance in the new venue at the Burien Community Center. This annual fundraiser combines beautiful handmade... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Burien Tots Playing At The Community Center Have A Surprise Visitor Tuesday Morning

PHOTOS: Burien Tots Playing At The Community Center Have A Surprise Visitor Tuesday Morning

Kids and parents spending time at the Indoor Tot Spot on Tuesday morning were surprised by a jolly visitor dressed all in red. The Indoor Tot Spot is a program hosted at the Burien Community Center located... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Shape Up For The Holidays With Advertiser Integrity Coaching’s Weight Loss Course!

Shape Up For The Holidays With Advertiser Integrity Coaching’s Weight Loss Course!

We welcome back advertiser Patricia Eslava Vessey at Integrity Coaching who has announced her last weight loss course at the Burien Community Center. Patricia asks our readers, “Have you had it with... [Read more]

REMINDER: “Night Of The Pumpkin” Is Friday Night At Community Center

REMINDER: “Night Of The Pumpkin” Is Friday Night At Community Center

REMINDER: “Night of the Pumpkin” will haunt the Burien Community Center and Dottie Harper Park from 6:30pm – 9pm this Friday night, Oct. 22nd. At this event, you can Learn the THRILLER... [Read more]

Soothe The Body And Relieve Stress At The Burien Community Center

Soothe The Body And Relieve Stress At The Burien Community Center

A monthly Reiki Clinic is being offered at the Burien Community Center every 2nd Tuesday from 10:00 AM to noon. All the Reiki practitioners are volunteers and the donation fee of $2-$10 goes directly... [Read more]

Burien Parks News: Parent Raves About Class; Instructor Needs PC Help

Burien Parks News: Parent Raves About Class; Instructor Needs PC Help

Debbie Zemke, Recreation Manager for the City of Burien, tells us of two news nuggets out of Burien Parks – one good, and one not-so-good that involves a call for computer-related help – first, the... [Read more]

“Night Of The Pumpkin” Will Haunt Burien Community Center Oct. 22nd

“Night Of The Pumpkin” Will Haunt Burien Community Center Oct. 22nd

“Night of the Pumpkin” will be haunting the Burien Community Center and Dottie Harper Park from 6:30pm – 9pm on Friday, Oct. 22nd, with carnival games, an inflatable bouncer, music, storytelling... [Read more]

Lobby At Burien Community Center Hosts Art From “Artists United”

Lobby At Burien Community Center Hosts Art From “Artists United”

Since the opening of the newly remodeled Burien Community Center in May, artwork by local artists has graced the walls of the large lobby. To see these fine works of art, you are encouraged to stop by... [Read more]

Mobile Mammogram Coach Coming To Burien Community Center Aug. 10th

Mobile Mammogram Coach Coming To Burien Community Center Aug. 10th

A “Mobile Mammogram Coach” will be parked at the new Burien Community Center from 8am – 4pm on Tuesday, Aug. 10th, offering mammograms right there onsite. Provided by Swedish Medical Center,... [Read more]

Dance & Sweat To Latin Music At A Free Zumba Class This Wednesday

Dance & Sweat To Latin Music At A Free Zumba Class This Wednesday

Burien Parks is holding a Free ZUMBA class this Wednesday, July 7th, from 5:30pm – 6:30pm at the Burien Community Center (Lakeview Room), which will be a great way to kick off the real summer, which... [Read more]

First-Ever Wild Strawberry Festival T-Shirts Now On Sale For Just $10

First-Ever Wild Strawberry Festival T-Shirts Now On Sale For Just $10

It’s a little over a week away – Burien’s annual (yet revamped for 2010) “Wild Strawberry Festival” starts Saturday, June 19th at Town Square – and now you can get... [Read more]