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Celebrate School Days with WABI’s Weekday Walkers on Wednesday, Oct. 15

Celebrate School Days with WABI’s Weekday Walkers on Wednesday, Oct. 15

School’s in session, so October’s WABI Weekday Walk – set for Wednesday, Oct. 15 – will have a school theme.   Come join walkers at 9:15 a.m., starting at Grand Central Bakery in downtown Burien. “We’ll... [Read more]

Sunday ‘Walk-n-Talk': People who live in stone houses shouldn’t throw glass

Sunday ‘Walk-n-Talk': People who live in stone houses shouldn’t throw glass

This Sunday, Oct. 5, the monthly ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will explore some very distinctive homes with stones and pebbles in North Burien. In addition to walking and chatting with neighbors, one of the... [Read more]

Second annual Burien Public Art Walk-n-Talk will be this Sunday, Aug. 3

Second annual Burien Public Art Walk-n-Talk will be this Sunday, Aug. 3

“Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.” - Marcel Proust What is Public Art in Burien? It stands tall on a pedestal at your side, adds pattern and color... [Read more]

Do the Lake-Loop ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on Sunday, June 1

Do the Lake-Loop ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on Sunday, June 1

It’s time for a walk! (Isn’t it always time for a walk?) It’s fun. It gets you out of the house. You get the chance to talk to people you wouldn’t otherwise chat with. And it keeps you healthier. Join... [Read more]

‘Westward Ho!’ WABI Burien Walk-n-Talk is this Sunday, May 4

‘Westward Ho!’ WABI Burien Walk-n-Talk is this Sunday, May 4

This Sunday, May 4, WABI Burien’s monthly Walk-n-Talk will wander some of the westward-facing hills of the Seahurst neighborhood of Burien. Every month since August 2011, neighbors and Burien... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk MS’ will be Sunday, April 6th

WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk MS’ will be Sunday, April 6th

Jennifer Privette will talk about her personal experience with MS then lead the April Walk-n-Talk. “I am one of many in a large tribe with multiple sclerosis,” says Jennifer Privette, a Burien... [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]

Get pumped for the Super Bowl with a pre-game ‘Walk-n-Talk’ Sunday

Get pumped for the Super Bowl with a pre-game ‘Walk-n-Talk’ Sunday

Psyched for the Super Bowl this coming Sunday, Feb. 2? Get pumped with a pre-game Walk-n-Talk, then be a 12th Fan at one of B-Town’s best local establishments (listed below)! Stroll the streets... [Read more]

Start your new year with a ‘Walk-n-Talk with a Doc’ on Sunday, Jan. 5

Start your new year with a ‘Walk-n-Talk with a Doc’ on Sunday, Jan. 5

Our friends at WABI Burien will be kicking off 2014 with a ‘Walk-n-Talk with a Doc’ starting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 5. Here’s their full announcement: After a season full of holiday... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk – and BARK – this Sunday!

Walk-n-Talk – and BARK – this Sunday!

It’s Walk-n-Talk time. It’s also Dog Park time. Our friends at WABI Burien have decided to combine the two with a ‘Walk-n-Talk-n-Bark’ event this Sunday, Dec. 1! Also – did you know... [Read more]

‘Walk. Talk. Lake.’ at this Sunday’s ‘Walk N-Talk’ around Lake Burien

‘Walk. Talk. Lake.’ at this Sunday’s ‘Walk N-Talk’ around Lake Burien

It’s time for a walk! (Isn’t it always time for a walk?) It’s fun. It gets you out of the house. You get the chance to talk to people you normally wouldn’t chat with. And it keeps you healthier. Join... [Read more]

October’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ is Sunday

October’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ is Sunday

After a luxuriously long, sunny, dry summer, we’re now full into Autumn with rain, gray and cold…but…the weatherman has promised us a few days of sunshine, so several locals are getting together... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ around Seahurst Sunday afternoon

‘Walk-n-Talk’ around Seahurst Sunday afternoon

This Sunday, Sept. 1, the monthly (and FREE) Walk-n-Talk will tackle some of the westward-facing hills of the Seahurst neighborhood of Burien, starting at 2 p.m. Every month since August 2011, neighbors... [Read more]

WABI Burien starting new ‘Weekday Walkers’ group on Wednesday, Aug. 21

WABI Burien starting new ‘Weekday Walkers’ group on Wednesday, Aug. 21

WABI Burien, known for its popular, monthly ‘Walk-n-Talks‘ and new Bike Rack program, has announced that it will be kicking (or walking) off a new ‘Weekday Walkers’ event on Wednesday,... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s Walk-n-Talk: ‘Public Art, Conversation and a Sunny Stroll’

WABI Burien’s Walk-n-Talk: ‘Public Art, Conversation and a Sunny Stroll’

Courtesy Maureen Hoffmann WABI Burien If ever there were a beautiful day for a Burien Public Art Walk-n-Talk, it was this last Sunday, August 4. Twenty people gathered on a sunny afternoon at the Burien... [Read more]

Next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will tour Burien Public Art on Sunday, Aug. 4

Next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will tour Burien Public Art on Sunday, Aug. 4

This is a portion of the large mural, “Sacred Circles”, painted by Augustina Droze, 2012. “Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.” - Marcel Proust Our... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk through North SeaTac Park this Sunday

Walk-n-Talk through North SeaTac Park this Sunday

4th of July weekend is full of hustle and bustle, but maybe you’d just like a walk in the park? Ahh, shady trails, quiet conversation and a babbling brook sound pretty nice after the “rockets’ red... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk your way through Burien’s Seahurst Park this Sunday

Walk-n-Talk your way through Burien’s Seahurst Park this Sunday

Care to walk through a wooded ravine, bright green with spring? This Sunday, May 5, our Walk-n-Talk will start at the top of the hill and walk down the service road to the Marine Science Center at the... [Read more]

Explore Burien’s Westward-Facing Hills Sunday at the 20th ‘Walk-n-Talk’

Explore Burien’s Westward-Facing Hills Sunday at the 20th ‘Walk-n-Talk’

This Sunday, March 3, the 20th monthly Walk-n-Talk will tackle some of the westward-facing hills of the Seahurst neighborhood of Burien. Every month since August 2011, neighbors and Burien city visitors... [Read more]

Super What? ‘Walk-n-Talk’ your Way Around Gregory Heights this Sunday

Super What? ‘Walk-n-Talk’ your Way Around Gregory Heights this Sunday

WABI Burien’s February ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will take place this Sunday, Feb. 3 starting at 2 p.m., with a nice, non-commercial, non-Super Bowl related friendly group walk around the Gregory... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center Neurosurgeon Dr. Michael Schlitt Urges Walking

Highline Medical Center Neurosurgeon Dr. Michael Schlitt Urges Walking

EDITOR’S NOTE: From our friends at WABI Burien comes this update from Sunday’s ‘Walk-n-Talk with a Doc': Walkers poured in today to the first floor meeting room at the Burien Library/City... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk With a Doc’ Around Lake Burien on Sunday, Jan. 6

‘Walk-n-Talk With a Doc’ Around Lake Burien on Sunday, Jan. 6

WABI Burien wants everyone to know that they’re kicking off the new year with a special ‘Walk-n-Talk-with-a-Doc’ on Sunday, Jan. 6, starting at 2 p.m. Dr. Michael Schlitt, Neurosurgeon... [Read more]

The Next Walk-n-Talk Will Walk & Talk – Rain or Shine – this Sunday, Dec. 2

The Next Walk-n-Talk Will Walk & Talk – Rain or Shine – this Sunday, Dec. 2

The next Walk-n-Talk is set to walk and talk its way around Burien – rain or shine – this Sunday, Dec. 2, starting at 2 p.m. at Burien Town Square Park. While the Weather Peeps are predicting rain... [Read more]

Next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ Will Start at the Burien Library this Sunday, Nov. 4

Next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ Will Start at the Burien Library this Sunday, Nov. 4

November’s Walk-n-Talk will be a “special edition” collaboration between WABI and the Burien Library, starting at the main library at 400 SW 152nd Street. This month’s walk will then stroll... [Read more]

Explore the Trails at North SeaTac Park at this Sunday’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’

Explore the Trails at North SeaTac Park at this Sunday’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’

The next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ is set for this Sunday, Oct. 7, when Organizers say “let’s go explore our neighbor’s trails” at North SeaTac Park. North SeaTac Park is located near... [Read more]

Next ‘Walk-N-Talk’ will Stroll to Chelsea Park this Sunday, Sept. 2

Next ‘Walk-N-Talk’ will Stroll to Chelsea Park this Sunday, Sept. 2

The next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will walk and talk its way to Chelsea Park this Sunday, Sept. 2, starting at 2 p.m. “Let’s walk Chelsea Park again!” reads an announcement. “We walked... [Read more]

First Anniversary ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will Walk/Talk Around Lake Burien Aug. 5

First Anniversary ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will Walk/Talk Around Lake Burien Aug. 5

The first anniversary ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will walk and talk its way around the same route it did on its first-ever – Lake Burien – on Sunday, Aug. 5 starting at 2 p.m. “We’ve been walkin’... [Read more]

Rob Johnson & his Pooch ‘Romeo’ will lead 12th ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on Sunday, July 1

Rob Johnson & his Pooch ‘Romeo’ will lead 12th ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on Sunday, July 1

The 12th monthly Walk-n-Talk will be held, rain or shine, and led by frequent Walker Rob Johnson and his pooch Romeo, on Sunday, July 1st. “This will complete our first full year of random folks... [Read more]