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New Year’s Day ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will trek to Mathison Park this Sunday

New Year’s Day ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will trek to Mathison Park this Sunday

From our friends at WABI Burien: Step into the brand New Year by strolling with others on the January 1, 2017 Walk-n-Talk! This Sunday – Jan. 1 – we’ll meet at Burien Town Square to stroll up... [Read more]

Celebrate Spring with a ‘Wee Spring Faire’ at Mathison Park Saturday, Mar. 21

Celebrate Spring with a ‘Wee Spring Faire’ at Mathison Park Saturday, Mar. 21

Burien Parks & Rec, along with ReTreasure Creative Reuse Studio, will be presenting a ‘Wee Spring Faire’ at Mathison Park on Saturday, March 21, from 11 a.m. – 1p.m. Kids 6 and under are invited... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ through Burien’s Mathison Park this Sunday, Dec. 7

‘Walk-n-Talk’ through Burien’s Mathison Park this Sunday, Dec. 7

Have you toured Burien’s Mathison Park yet? This Sunday, Dec. 7, the monthly Walk-n-Talk will begin at Burien Town Square and walk over to Mathison Park. WHEN: Sunday December 7; meet at 2:00 p.m.,... [Read more]

Possible snowy Walk-n-Talk to Mathison Park this Sunday, March 2

Possible snowy Walk-n-Talk to Mathison Park this Sunday, March 2

So they’re predicting some snow for our first-Sunday-of-March Walk-n-Talk, set for this Sunday, March 2. That could be both amusing and beautiful. The walks are into their third year now, and we’ve... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help spread mulch at Mathison Park Friday afternoon

Volunteers needed to help spread mulch at Mathison Park Friday afternoon

Volunteers are needed to help spread mulch chips at Mathison Park on Friday afternoon (May 31) from 4 – 6 p.m. “Gina O’Kelley completed her Aviation High School Project by restoring an area at... [Read more]

Aviation student Gina O’Kelley strives for Habitat Restoration at Mathison Park

Aviation student Gina O’Kelley strives for Habitat Restoration at Mathison Park

Aviation High School student Gina O’Kelley approached the Burien Parks & Recreation Department last summer with a proposal to complete her senior project at a local Burien park, and now she’s... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Nature Walk Through Recently-Renovated Mathison Park

PHOTO FRIDAY: Nature Walk Through Recently-Renovated Mathison Park

It’s Photo Friday, the sun is shining (at least for a few minutes), and everywhere around Burien nature is springing forth, including the recently-renovated Mathison Park, with a new trail system,... [Read more]

Renovated Mathison Park Dedication & Arbor Day Celebration Is April 13th

Renovated Mathison Park Dedication & Arbor Day Celebration Is April 13th

Burien Parks will be celebrating the dedication of the newly-renovated Mathison Park, along with Arbor Day on Tuesday, April 13th beginning at 10am. Since August 2009, the park has been undergoing some... [Read more]

Mathison Park Renovation To Include Interpretive Trails & New Playground; Completion Expected In December

Mathison Park Renovation To Include Interpretive Trails & New Playground; Completion Expected In December

Burien’s Mathison Park, located at 425 SW 144th Street, includes 5.3 acres of forested open space on the east side of town, with the only problem being that visitors could only experience the one... [Read more]

VIDEO & PHOTOS: What The Goats Couldn’t Eat At Mathison Park Is Being Ground Up & Re-Used

VIDEO & PHOTOS: What The Goats Couldn’t Eat At Mathison Park Is Being Ground Up & Re-Used

Courtesy our friends at Burien Parks comes the following video and photo slideshow showcasing a “monster grinder” chewing up the brush and detritus left over (and not previously eaten by hired... [Read more]

Mathison Park Expansion Project To Be Completed This Fall

Mathison Park Expansion Project To Be Completed This Fall

The City of Burien announced that the Mathison Park expansion project, which will include an accessible pathway extending the length of the park from north to south, along with trail viewpoints and interpretive... [Read more]

VIDEO: Hired Goats Are Eating Up Burien’s Mathison Park

VIDEO: Hired Goats Are Eating Up Burien’s Mathison Park

The City of Burien has contracted with GoatTrimmers.com to bring in around 100 hungry goats to Mathison Park, where they have been eating up blackberry bushes, ivy and other invasive plants since last... [Read more]