walk n talk Section

Walk into 2016 at the 4th annual ‘Walk-n-Talk with a Doc’ this Sunday, Jan. 3

Walk into 2016 at the 4th annual ‘Walk-n-Talk with a Doc’ this Sunday, Jan. 3

Tawnia McKenzie, RN Stroke Program Coordinator 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 Year’s... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Dec. 6

WABI Burien’s next ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Dec. 6

Discover three of Burien’s 25 City Parks on December’s Walk-n-Talk, to be held (or walked) this Sunday, Dec. 6. For a small city, we have many gems of green space tucked here and there in various... [Read more]

Next WABI Weekday Walk will be at Dick Thurnau Park Wednesday morning

Next WABI Weekday Walk will be at Dick Thurnau Park Wednesday morning

Did you know there are not one but two disc golf courses in the Burien/White Center area? Are you wondering what the heck disc golf is? Come discover disc golf and other surprises at little-known Lakewood... [Read more]

This Sunday’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will explore hidden gem Folk Art Sculpture Garden

This Sunday’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will explore hidden gem Folk Art Sculpture Garden

A year ago, on the November Walk-n-Talk, 9 walkers happened upon a secret little gem of a folk art sculpture garden in Burien’s Gregory Heights neighborhood. What a treat! Even in the rain, the colorful,... [Read more]

Walk around Lake Burien at WABI Burien’s next ‘Walk-N-Talk’ on Sunday

Walk around Lake Burien at WABI Burien’s next ‘Walk-N-Talk’ on Sunday

It’s time for a walk this Sunday, Oct. 4! (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... [Read more]

Got Art? Come stroll Burien’s 3rd Annual Public Art Walk-n-Talk Sunday, Aug. 2

Got Art? Come stroll Burien’s 3rd Annual Public Art Walk-n-Talk Sunday, Aug. 2

WABI Burien will be holding its 3rd annual Public Art ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on Sunday, Aug. 2, starting at 2 p.m. Here’s more info: Come join the 3rd Annual Burien Public Art Walk-n-Talk as we... [Read more]

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]