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Post-Fireworks Walk-n-Talk will be Sunday

Post-Fireworks Walk-n-Talk will be 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]

UPDATE: Bootlegger’s Trail June 17 Weekday Walk has been cancelled

UPDATE: Bootlegger’s Trail June 17 Weekday Walk has been cancelled

Pssst!  Roy sent me! He says the coast is clear to do a ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on the Bootlegger’s Trail in Woodmont Beach on Wednesday, June 17 at 9 a.m…

‘Walk-n-Talk’ in Chelsea Park Sunday

‘Walk-n-Talk’ in Chelsea Park Sunday

It’s walking time again. Let’s head north from Burien Town Square to check out the transition from Spring to Summer in Chelsea Park. The last time we visited the neighborhood, we found these scenic... [Read more]

Waterfall Walk-n-Talk for May will be this Sunday!

Waterfall Walk-n-Talk for May will be this Sunday!

There’s a special meetup spot and new walking route for WABI Burien’s May 2015 Walk-n-Talk! Come join in this Sunday, May 3. Walkers will meet at the Recology Store Highline for a tour and... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walk will be at Seahurst Park on Wednesday, March 18

WABI Weekday Walk will be at Seahurst Park on Wednesday, March 18

It’s spring, a great time to check out the renovated Seahurst Park – Check out the beautiful landscaping, the new playground, and the new fish ladder (read details about the park renovation). Hike... [Read more]

Gregory Heights South Hilltop Loop ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, March 1

Gregory Heights South Hilltop Loop ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, March 1

The weatherman has promised us a sunny weekend, so let’s get out together for the March Walk-n-Talk! This month we’ll walk around the southern hilltop area of Gregory Heights, to the point where... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walk returning to Normandy Park on Wednesday, Feb. 18

WABI Weekday Walk returning to Normandy Park on Wednesday, Feb. 18

WABI Weekday Walkers will be returning to Normandy Park for their monthly walk on Wednesday, Feb. 18, starting at 9 a.m. Walkers will start from Nature Trails Park, walk up the hill to little-known Nist... [Read more]

GO ‘HAWKS! But first, go for a ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday before the Super Bowl

GO ‘HAWKS! But first, go for a ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday before the Super Bowl

Last year, 22 “12th Man” Walk-n-Talkers had a brisk walk before the Super Bowl… and look what happened. The Seahawks won! Let’s do it again. Some may say: “Oh no… there’s no time for a... [Read more]

3rd annual ‘Walk-n-Talk-with-a-Doc’ will be this Sunday, Jan. 4

3rd annual ‘Walk-n-Talk-with-a-Doc’ will be this Sunday, Jan. 4

This Doc’s number one prescription: “Walk!” After a season full of holiday celebrations and the start of a new year, you may have vowed to “get back on that exercise program!” Do your New... [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]

Post Halloween Candy ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be Sunday, Nov. 2

Post Halloween Candy ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be Sunday, Nov. 2

Enjoyed the Halloween candy a little too much? Feeling cooped up with all the recent rainfall? Get out for a walk! Have a nice chat with other local folks. Get some fresh air and chase the doldrums away.... [Read more]

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... [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]