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This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will be a stroll through Normandy Park

This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will be a stroll through Normandy Park

This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will take place on Wednesday, April 16 – a Stroll through Normandy Park. “Ah, the next best thing to April in Paris…April in Normandy Park (yes,... [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]

Walking in Balance: Happy Feet for Better Health – FREE classes at Library

Walking in Balance: Happy Feet for Better Health – FREE classes at Library

Walking in Balance – FREE Class Burien Library, Sunday, March 23rd, 3:30pm How you take care of your feet can have a huge impact on your health. Join foot expert Eric Sach as he shares his knowledge... [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]

Feet First’s 2nd annual ‘Stairway Walks Day’ Feb. 8 to include Eagle Landing Park

Feet First’s 2nd annual ‘Stairway Walks Day’ Feb. 8 to include Eagle Landing Park

On Saturday, Feb. 8, from 10 a.m. – Noon, Feet First will hold its second annual “Stairway Walks Day,” which will include Burien’s Eagle Landing Park and its 289 steps…

A Bakery Walk in Downtown Burien on Wednesday, Jan. 15. Mmmm…

A Bakery Walk in Downtown Burien on Wednesday, Jan. 15. Mmmm…

Let’s check on our New Year’s Resolutions: √ Walk more √ Meet new people √ Buy local ? Go on a diet (Well, three out of four isn’t bad…) Fulfill your New Year’s Resolutions and... [Read more]

WABI ‘Weekday Walkers’ will walk Green River Trail Wednesday, Dec. 18

WABI ‘Weekday Walkers’ will walk Green River Trail Wednesday, Dec. 18

The WABI Weekday Walkers will walk the Green River Trail on Wednesday, Dec. 18. “December’s walk is close to Southcenter so you can do some Christmas shopping after the walk!” reads an announcement. The... [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]

School year starts Sept. 18 with ‘WABI Weekday Walkers’

School year starts Sept. 18 with ‘WABI Weekday Walkers’

Come join the second walk of WABI Burien’s Weekday Walkers on the third Wednesday of the month – Sept. 18 – at 9 am., starting at Grand Central Bakery in downtown Burien. “In honor of school... [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]

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]

Group Health launches its own ‘Walk and Talk,’ which starts Friday

Group Health launches its own ‘Walk and Talk,’ which starts Friday

Not to be confused with WABI Burien’s “Walk-n-Talk,” Burien’s Group Health Cooperative is launching its own “Walk and Talk” this Friday, May 3 from 11:30 a.m. – 1... [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]

LETTER: Walker Says Eagle Landing Park ‘Solid’ for Feb. 9 ‘Stairway Walks Day’

LETTER: Walker Says Eagle Landing Park ‘Solid’ for Feb. 9 ‘Stairway Walks Day’

Last week I walked the path and stairs of Eagle Landing Park with Seattle Stairways Walks authors, Jake and Cathy Jaramillo. We wanted to survey the current condition of the full pathway from parking lot... [Read more]

‘Stairway Walks Day’ Coming to Burien’s Eagle Landing Park Saturday, Feb. 9

‘Stairway Walks Day’ Coming to Burien’s Eagle Landing Park Saturday, Feb. 9

From 10 a.m. – Noon on Saturday, Feb. 9 you may see a bunch of people walking up and down the stairs at Burien’s Eagle Landing Park – all part of Feet First’s ‘Stairway Walks Day‘... [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]