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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]

Step up for the annual Stairway Walk in West Seattle this Saturday, Feb. 7

Step up for the annual Stairway Walk in West Seattle this Saturday, Feb. 7

For the last two years, WABI Burien has participated in Feet First’s Annual Stairway Walk. Alas, Burien’s stairway walk – Eagle Landing Park – is closed due to erosion (click here for more info). So... [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]

‘Walk the Snake’ on Wednesday, Jan. 21 with WABI Weekday Walkers

‘Walk the Snake’ on Wednesday, Jan. 21 with WABI Weekday Walkers

New Year’s resolutions: Get some cardiac exercise Meet new people Travel to exotic lands You’ll get the opportunity to fulfill all these New Year’s resolutions (well, some people think Normandy... [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]

Take a colorful ‘Weekday Walk’ in Tukwila on Wednesday, Nov. 19

Take a colorful ‘Weekday Walk’ in Tukwila on Wednesday, Nov. 19

The WABI Weekday Walkers will enjoy three colorful Tukwila parks on Wednesday, Nov. 19, the third Wednesday of the month, this time starting at 9 a.m.  Tukwila has a special park, Macadam Winter Garden,... [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]

WABI’s ‘Weekday Walk’ will be Wednesday, June 18 at Botanical Garden

WABI’s ‘Weekday Walk’ will be Wednesday, June 18 at Botanical Garden

Come visit the lovely Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden at North SeaTac Park on Wednesday, June 18 with the WABI ‘Weekday Walkers.’ Walkers will start at the garden and walk for about an hour... [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]

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]