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Volunteers needed for Work Party at Salmon Creek Ravine Saturday morning

Volunteers needed for Work Party at Salmon Creek Ravine Saturday morning

Volunteers are needed for a Work Party at the Salmon Creek Ravine from 10 a.m. – Noon Saturday morning, Nov. 15. “Please dress WARMLY, in layers and wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty,”... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for work party at Dottie Harper Park this Saturday

Volunteers needed for work party at Dottie Harper Park this Saturday

Several local residents who are “tired of bad things happening in Burien” are putting together a work party at Dottie Harper Park this Saturday, Nov. 8, and volunteers are needed! Volunteers... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Restoration this Saturday, Oct. 18

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Restoration this Saturday, Oct. 18

Volunteers are needed for a Walker Preserve Restoration work party this Saturday, Oct. 18 from 9:30 a.m. – Noon. Here are the details: Walker Preserve Restoration The second fall volunteer forest restoration... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Restoration this Saturday, Sept. 20

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Restoration this Saturday, Sept. 20

Volunteers are needed for a Walker Preserve Restoration work party this Saturday, Sept. 20. Here are the details: The first fall volunteer forest restoration event is this Saturday at Walker Preserve.... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help Eagle Scout project at Salmon Creek Saturday

Volunteers needed to help Eagle Scout project at Salmon Creek Saturday

Eagle Scout candidate Henk Ufkes – from Burien Troop #375 – is coordinating a stream survey and clean up of Burien’s Salmon Creek, and he’s seeking Volunteers to help him this Saturday,... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help fight cancer at Relay for Life of Highline

Volunteers needed to help fight cancer at Relay for Life of Highline

With just a few weeks until the Relay for Life of Highline – to be held June 7-8 – teams are forming, fundraisers are popping up and you may be asking what else you can do to help in the fight against... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help restore  Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19

Volunteers needed to help restore Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19

Volunteers are needed to help restore Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. – Noon. “No experience is required!” reads an announcement. “We will remove invasive plants... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help clean up Shorewood Park & downtown Burien

Volunteers needed to help clean up Shorewood Park & downtown Burien

The City of Burien will be holding some Arbor Month-related events where YOU can help clean your city up: Hello wonderful volunteers! Mark your calendars for April opportunities to get involved around... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, April 19

Volunteers needed to help restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, April 19

Volunteers are needed to help restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. – Noon “No experience is required!” reads an announcement. “We will remove invasive plants to restore the... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Burien UFO Fest Flash Mob; 1st rehearsal is Sunday!

Volunteers needed for Burien UFO Fest Flash Mob; 1st rehearsal is Sunday!

Organizers of the 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ (aka BUFO) are seeking volunteers to participate in a ‘Flash Mob Dance’ at the event on Tuesday night, April 1, with the first... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for two work parties in Burien on Saturday, March 15

Volunteers needed for two work parties in Burien on Saturday, March 15

Our friends at Burien Parks are seeking Volunteers to help with two work parties set for Saturday, March 15: 9 a.m. – Noon: Arbor Lake Park, 12380 2nd Ave South; removing invasive plants and spreading... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help keep ‘Meals on Wheels’ rolling in Burien

Volunteers needed to help keep ‘Meals on Wheels’ rolling in Burien

Volunteers are needed to help keep ‘Meals on Wheels’ working for Burien seniors: Back-up Drivers: Back-up Drivers are needed to deliver meals in Burien for a couple of hours on Thursday mornings,... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, Feb. 8

Volunteers needed to restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, Feb. 8

Volunteers are needed to help restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, Feb. 8, from 9 a.m. – Noon., and this event will be cancelled if less than eight people sign up by Thursday, Feb. 6. “No experience... [Read more]

UPDATE: Walker Preserve work party CANCELLED for this Saturday

UPDATE: Walker Preserve work party CANCELLED for this Saturday

UPDATE: “This Saturday’s ivy pull is cancelled due to stormy weather,” said Elissa Ostergaard. “We had 5 people sign up – please help spread the word for next month’s volunteer... [Read more]

United Way seeking volunteers to help with tax preparation

United Way seeking volunteers to help with tax preparation

United Way is seeking volunteers to help operate free tax sites throughout King County, starting Jan. 15 and continuing through April 15, 2014. Volunteers will be certified and trained by the IRS and will... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help at two Burien Parks events this November

Volunteers needed to help at two Burien Parks events this November

Lisa Aumann from Burien Parks wants our Readers to know that there are two opportunities for Volunteers to help during November: Mark your calendars for a couple of events in NOVEMBER: Check the link to... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for invasive plant removal at Walker Preserve Saturday

Volunteers needed for invasive plant removal at Walker Preserve Saturday

Volunteers are needed to help plant native plants and remove invasive ones from 9 a.m. – Noon this Saturday, Oct. 19; here’s the scoop: Since 2008, volunteers in Walker Preserve have removed large... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center seeking Volunteers

Highline Medical Center seeking Volunteers

Highline Medical Center needs volunteers. The benefits of volunteering are many. Volunteering provides the sense of satisfaction that comes from helping others. You get to meet new people and develop friendships. At... [Read more]

United Way of King County seeking Volunteers in south end

United Way of King County seeking Volunteers in south end

United Way of King County is seeking Volunteers in the south end; here’s an announcement: As our region recovers from years of economic downturn, it’s taken many local nonprofits longer to bounce... [Read more]

Community Schools Collaboration seeking Volunteers

Community Schools Collaboration seeking Volunteers

Community Schools Collaboration (CSC) – located in Burien – is seeking Volunteers to help local students. Here’s their full announcement: Volunteer With Us! Community Schools Collaboration (CSC)... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Saturday

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Saturday

Volunteers are needed for a Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal this Saturday, Sept. 28. “Since 2008, volunteers in Walker Preserve have removed large amounts of invasive plants and planted many... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for State’s Annual Bike/Pedestrian Count in Burien

Volunteers needed for State’s Annual Bike/Pedestrian Count in Burien

The Annual Bicycle and Pedestrian Count will be taken at locations throughout Washington State in nearly 40 jurisdictions – including Burien – and Volunteers are needed. Data collected from these counts... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Burien’s annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’ Lantern Festival Sept. 7

Volunteers needed for Burien’s annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’ Lantern Festival Sept. 7

Our friends at Burien Parks are seeking Volunteers to help at their annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’ Lantern Festival, coming to Dottie Harper Park on Saturday, Sept. 7. Volunteers are needed to: Help... [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]

Volunteer Shuttle Drivers needed in Burien to help Seniors & Disabled

Volunteer Shuttle Drivers needed in Burien to help Seniors & Disabled

Hyde Shuttle is seeking volunteer Drivers in the Burien/Normandy Park/Des Moines area to help Seniors and people with disabilities. “Hyde Shuttles empower Burien seniors and folks with disabilities... [Read more]

Producers of local film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ seeking donations, help

Producers of local film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ seeking donations, help

Producers of the locally-made short film “The Maury Island Incident” – which will likely begin production at the end of June – are seeking help from the community. The film, which is based... [Read more]

REMINDER: Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Work Party Friday

REMINDER: Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Work Party Friday

REMINDER: Volunteers are needed for an invasive plant removal work party at Walker Preserve from 2 – 5 p.m. this Friday, April 12. “Since 2008, volunteers in Walker Preserve have removed large... [Read more]

Help Spruce Up Three Tree Wellness Sunday, Get a FREE Massage!

Help Spruce Up Three Tree Wellness Sunday, Get a FREE Massage!

Burien business Three Tree Wellness wants our Readers to know that they’re seeking volunteers to help spruce their office up at a work party being held this Sunday, April 7 – and they’re... [Read more]