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‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center will be hosting a FREE Community Water Safety Event this Saturday, April 22, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. They will be raffling off a free session of swim lessons, swim passes... [Read more]

‘Doggie Day Swimathon’ will be at Gregory Seahurst Swim Club this Sunday!

‘Doggie Day Swimathon’ will be at Gregory Seahurst Swim Club this Sunday!

A ‘Doggie Day Swimathon’ will be held at the Gregory Heights Seahurst Swim Club this Sunday, Sept. 18. There will be two sessions, with the cost $10 for one, or $15 for both: Session 1: 8... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: All-City Swim Meet at Normandy Park Swim Club

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: All-City Swim Meet at Normandy Park Swim Club

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s ‘April Pools Day’ is this Saturday

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s ‘April Pools Day’ is this Saturday

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s ‘April Pools Day’ is this Saturday, April 23. They’re holding a FREE Community Water Safety Event from 12:30-2:30 p.m., where they will be raffling off a free... [Read more]

Tukwila Pool’s Winter Fiesta will be Saturday, Dec. 19

Tukwila Pool’s Winter Fiesta will be Saturday, Dec. 19

Holidays can be stressful, why not make plans to relax at the Tukwila Pool Winter Fiesta on Saturday, Dec. 19, from 1 – 3 p.m. Family swimming, cannonball contest and icebergs in the shallow end! Avoid... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: Evergreen Community Aquatic Center hiring two Lead Lifeguards

JOBS: Evergreen Community Aquatic Center hiring two Lead Lifeguards

The Evergreen Community Aquatic Center is looking to hire two Lead Lifeguards at its facility. The perfect candidate is a team player that is capable of motivating a team in a compassionate manner and... [Read more]

Ahoy Mateys! There will be ‘Pirates in the (Tukwila) Pool’ on Saturday May 16!

Ahoy Mateys! There will be ‘Pirates in the (Tukwila) Pool’ on Saturday May 16!

Ahoy Mateys! On Saturday May 16, from 1 – 3 p.m., there will be Pirates in the Pool! MEET TUKWILA POOL PIRATES FIND BURIED TREASURE ENJOY PIRATE GRUB WALK THE PLANK All at the Tukwila Pool, located... [Read more]

‘April Pools Day’ coming to the Tukwila Pool on Saturday, April 18

‘April Pools Day’ coming to the Tukwila Pool on Saturday, April 18

From our sister site The Tukwila Blog: ‘April Pools Day’ is coming to the Tukwila Pool on Saturday, April 18, from 1 – 3 p.m., and all are invited! For more info, read the full story here.  Read More →

An ‘Egg-citing’ Egg Hunt is coming to the Tukwila Pool on Saturday, March 21

An ‘Egg-citing’ Egg Hunt is coming to the Tukwila Pool on Saturday, March 21

From our sister site The Tukwila Blog: An ‘Egg-citing’ Egg Hunt is coming to the Tukwila Pool on Saturday, March 21! Celebrate spring with the Tukwila Pool staff: Swim and collect your eggs... [Read more]

KING Aquatic Club launching new site at Evergreen Community Aquatic Center

KING Aquatic Club launching new site at Evergreen Community Aquatic Center

The KING Aquatic Club, a USA Swimming Gold Medal Swim Club, will be launching a new site at the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center (ECAC) in White Center starting on Monday, Feb. 16. Established in 1966,... [Read more]

Who will ‘Walk the Plank’ at April Pools Day at Mount Rainier Pool April 19?

Who will ‘Walk the Plank’ at April Pools Day at Mount Rainier Pool April 19?

Ten public officials including the mayor, police chief and a King County Councilman are teaming up this month to combat drowning in Des Moines and Normandy Park – but which one(s) will ‘Walk the... [Read more]

FREE Family Swim Passes now available at Evergreen Pool

FREE Family Swim Passes now available at Evergreen Pool

Low-income families who qualify for free/reduced lunches and live within the Burien city limits can now receive FREE Family Swim Passes for the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center. The City has partnered... [Read more]

Help save Evergreen Pool by taking swimming lessons

Help save Evergreen Pool by taking swimming lessons

Our friends at Evergreen Pool could close if the community doesn’t start using it, and they’re encouraging residents to help by taking swimming lessons! This local non-profit indoor aquatic... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Highline Club invites you warm up in their 85-degree pool

Advertiser Highline Club invites you warm up in their 85-degree pool

The last thing anyone wants to do first thing on a winter morning is get out of their warm bed, let alone head outside for a freezing jog or drive to a just-as-drafty gym where by the time you’re actually... [Read more]

Evergreen Pool holding Free Community Swim this Saturday, Dec. 21

Evergreen Pool holding Free Community Swim this Saturday, Dec. 21

Evergreen Pool in White Center will be throwing a party for the community this Saturday, Dec. 21, along with a toy and food drive to help the less fortunate in the area. Just bring an unwrapped toy or... [Read more]

Fundraising campaign now underway to keep Evergreen Pool open

Fundraising campaign now underway to keep Evergreen Pool open

WhiteWater Aquatics Management, the non-profit organization that operates the Evergreen Community Aquatics Center pool in unincorporated King County faces a Jan. 15 deadline to raise $15,000 to keep the... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center hosting ‘Women’s Only’ swim Nov. 23

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center hosting ‘Women’s Only’ swim Nov. 23

Recently Evergreen Community Aquatics Center – located at 606 SW 116th Street – had to cut their Women Only Swim Lessons recently due to lack of interest. They want to continue the program, but they... [Read more]

High School Senior Project Promotes Swimming Skills to Underserved Teens

High School Senior Project Promotes Swimming Skills to Underserved Teens

Photo courtesy Mel Ponder Photography. Jackie Beal, a senior at Mount Rainier High School, created “Teach2Swim” for her Senior Culminating Project. Jackie’s goal was to teach swimming to teens in... [Read more]

Auction & Casino Night for Evergreen Community Aquatic Center is Oct. 13

Auction & Casino Night for Evergreen Community Aquatic Center is Oct. 13

Our friends at the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center want our Readers to know that they’ll be holding a Silent Auction & Casino Night fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 13 at the Normandy Park Cove. “The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Get $5 Off at New Advertiser Goodtime Ernie’s, Now Under New Ownership!

Get $5 Off at New Advertiser Goodtime Ernie’s, Now Under New Ownership!

We’d like to welcome our latest Advertiser to The B-Town Blog – a fun Burien establishment with new owners who have really cleaned the joint up – Goodtime Ernie’s! Goodtime Ernie’s... [Read more]

Gregory Seahurst Swim Club Hit with Olympic Fever!

Gregory Seahurst Swim Club Hit with Olympic Fever!

Click image to see larger version. Do we have some future Olympians in our midst? A relay team of four young ladies from Gregory Seahurst Swim Club (BTB Advertiser) is close to breaking an All-City record... [Read more]

‘Pay What You Can’ for Kids to Learn to Swim at Evergreen Aquatic Center

‘Pay What You Can’ for Kids to Learn to Swim at Evergreen Aquatic Center

Our friends at the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center in White Center want our Readers to know that they’re offering a ‘Pay Only What You Can’ special from April 17 through May 23. “Kids... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center Re-Opens After Fire Damage Repair

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center Re-Opens After Fire Damage Repair

White Center’s Evergreen Community Aquatic Center (ECAC), which was closed Aug. 31, 2009, then re-opened last May, has again re-opened for operations after going through repairs for fire damage,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: The Gregory Seahurst Swim Club!

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: The Gregory Seahurst Swim Club!

We’d like to welcome our latest Advertiser, the Gregory Seahurst Swim Club, located at 16700 19th Ave SW, right here in Burien’s own Gregory Heights neighborhood. Many people don’t even... [Read more]