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Volunteers needed for Work Party at Salmon Creek Ravine Saturday morning

Volunteers needed for Work Party at Salmon Creek Ravine Saturday morning

Volunteers are needed for a Work Party at the Salmon Creek Ravine from 10 a.m. – Noon Saturday morning, Nov. 15. “Please dress WARMLY, in layers and wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty,”... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for work party at Dottie Harper Park this Saturday

Volunteers needed for work party at Dottie Harper Park this Saturday

Several local residents who are “tired of bad things happening in Burien” are putting together a work party at Dottie Harper Park this Saturday, Nov. 8, and volunteers are needed! Volunteers... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Restoration this Saturday, Sept. 20

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Restoration this Saturday, Sept. 20

Volunteers are needed for a Walker Preserve Restoration work party this Saturday, Sept. 20. Here are the details: The first fall volunteer forest restoration event is this Saturday at Walker Preserve.... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help restore  Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19

Volunteers needed to help restore Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19

Volunteers are needed to help restore Walker Preserve this Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. – Noon. “No experience is required!” reads an announcement. “We will remove invasive plants... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, Feb. 8

Volunteers needed to restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, Feb. 8

Volunteers are needed to help restore Walker Preserve on Saturday, Feb. 8, from 9 a.m. – Noon., and this event will be cancelled if less than eight people sign up by Thursday, Feb. 6. “No experience... [Read more]

UPDATE: Walker Preserve work party CANCELLED for this Saturday

UPDATE: Walker Preserve work party CANCELLED for this Saturday

UPDATE: “This Saturday’s ivy pull is cancelled due to stormy weather,” said Elissa Ostergaard. “We had 5 people sign up – please help spread the word for next month’s volunteer... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal party May 18

Volunteers needed for Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal party May 18

Volunteers are needed for an Invasive Plant Removal Work Party at Walker Preserve on Saturday, May 18 from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “Since 2008, volunteers in Walker Preserve have removed large amounts... [Read more]

REMINDER: Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Work Party Friday

REMINDER: Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Work Party Friday

REMINDER: Volunteers are needed for an invasive plant removal work party at Walker Preserve from 2 – 5 p.m. this Friday, April 12. “Since 2008, volunteers in Walker Preserve have removed large... [Read more]

Help Spruce Up Three Tree Wellness Sunday, Get a FREE Massage!

Help Spruce Up Three Tree Wellness Sunday, Get a FREE Massage!

Burien business Three Tree Wellness wants our Readers to know that they’re seeking volunteers to help spruce their office up at a work party being held this Sunday, April 7 – and they’re... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Party April 12

Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Party April 12

Volunteers are needed for an invasive plant removal work party at Walker Preserve from 2 – 5 p.m. on Friday, April 12. “Since 2008, volunteers in Walker Preserve have removed large amounts of invasive... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Party Saturday

Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Party Saturday

Volunteers are needed for an invasive plant removal work party at Walker Preserve this Saturday, Feb. 9, from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “Since 2008, volunteers in Walker Preserve have removed large... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Work Party this Saturday, Jan. 12

Volunteers Needed for Walker Preserve Work Party this Saturday, Jan. 12

Volunteers are needed to help at a Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Work Party this Saturday, Jan. 12 from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. “Since 2008, volunteers in Walker Preserve have removed large... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed for Margaret Ryan Memorial Site Work Party this Saturday

Volunteers Needed for Margaret Ryan Memorial Site Work Party this Saturday

Volunteers are needed to help prepare a site for a memorial to late White Center Writer/Activist Margaret Ryan this Saturday, Nov. 24, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. (read more about Margaret’s tragic passing... [Read more]

REMINDER: Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Work Party is Saturday

REMINDER: Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Work Party is Saturday

REMINDER: The Walker Preserve Invasive Plant Removal Work Party is this Saturday, Nov. 10 from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – and volunteers are still needed to help. “Since 2008, volunteers in Walker... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed for 2 Upcoming Work Parties: Walker Preserve & Miller Creek

Volunteers Needed for 2 Upcoming Work Parties: Walker Preserve & Miller Creek

Volunteers are needed for two upcoming work parties – in both Walker Preserve and Miller Creek – coming up Saturday, Oct. 20 (Walker Preserve) and Wednesday, Oct. 24 (Miller Creek). “Since 2008,... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed for Work Party at Salmon Creek Ravine Saturday, Oct. 6

Volunteers Needed for Work Party at Salmon Creek Ravine Saturday, Oct. 6

Volunteers are needed for a Work Party at Salmon Creek Ravine, starting at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6. “It has been many months since the last work party in the Spring when we planted lots of native... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed to Remove Invasive Plants at Walker Preserve Saturday

Volunteers Needed to Remove Invasive Plants at Walker Preserve Saturday

Volunteers are needed for an invasive plant removal work party in the Walker Preserve from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. this Saturday, Sept. 22. Help is needed to seek out English ivy and remove it from trees... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed for ‘CSI:Highline’ & Invasive Plant Removal Work Parties

Volunteers Needed for ‘CSI:Highline’ & Invasive Plant Removal Work Parties

Elissa Ostergaard, Miller/Walker Creek Basin Steward, is seeking Volunteers to help with some salmon-related and invasive plant removing projects coming up – Community Salmon Investigation for Highline... [Read more]

FREE Donuts Await Volunteers At Arbor Lake Work Party Saturday

FREE Donuts Await Volunteers At Arbor Lake Work Party Saturday

Volunteers are needed for an Invasive Plant Removal work party at Arbor Lake this Saturday, Nov. 20th from 9am – 11am. Helpers are encouraged to come lend a hand to make this lake a nicer place by removing... [Read more]

Volunteers Needed To Help Clean Seahurst Park Saturday

Volunteers Needed To Help Clean Seahurst Park Saturday

There will be a “Work Party” (wait…isn’t that an oxymoron?) at Seahurst Park on Saturday, Oct. 23rd, from 10am – Noon, with the intention of cleaning up blackberries and ivy. Volunteers... [Read more]

Final Shorewood Park Work Party Of The Year Is This Saturday, Oct. 9th

Final Shorewood Park Work Party Of The Year Is This Saturday, Oct. 9th

The folks at Shorewood on the Sound Blog say that the final Shorewood Park Work Party of the year is this Saturday, Oct. 9th, starting at 10am. Volunteers are meeting at the park entrance on 28th Place... [Read more]

Miller Creek Restoration Party Is Saturday, May 15th from 9am – 11am

Miller Creek Restoration Party Is Saturday, May 15th from 9am – 11am

Looking for a great way to celebrate the weather and do good for Mother Nature in your neighborhood? The answer is simple: go to the Miller Creek Restoration Party on Saturday, May 15th from 9am –... [Read more]

Walker Wetland Invasive Plant Removal Work Party Is Saturday, May 1st

Walker Wetland Invasive Plant Removal Work Party Is Saturday, May 1st

King County Miller/Walker Creek Steward Dennis Clark wants our hard-working Readers to know that there will be an invasive plane removal work party at the Walker Wetland this Saturday, May 1st, from 9am... [Read more]

Spring Into Spring By Whacking Ivy At Walker Preserve Saturday

Spring Into Spring By Whacking Ivy At Walker Preserve Saturday

The first day of Spring is this Saturday, March 20th (at precisely 10:32am PDT), and what better way to spring into this bloomin’ season than by whacking some invasive ivy at Walker Preserve? King... [Read more]

Whack Some Invasive Plants At Salmon Creek This Saturday

Whack Some Invasive Plants At Salmon Creek This Saturday

A “work party” is scheduled for this Saturday, March 13th at the Salmon Creek Ravine in Burien beginning at 10am. The goal of this two-hour “party” is to save this park from invasive... [Read more]

PHOTOS: 14 Volunteers Work To Clean Up Salmon Creek Ravine Park

PHOTOS: 14 Volunteers Work To Clean Up Salmon Creek Ravine Park

Story & Photos by Michael Brunk Perched on the hillside overlooking the Shorewood area is the Salmon Creek Ravine Park. This unimproved wilderness area spreads across 88 acres of mature forest. A network... [Read more]

Whack Some Ivy To Help Salmon Creek Ravine This Saturday

Whack Some Ivy To Help Salmon Creek Ravine This Saturday

Volunteers are needed to help the effort to remove invasive plants from Burien’s historic Salmon Creek Ravine this Saturday, Jan. 16th from 10am to Noon. According to Burien Parks: Salmon Creek Ravine... [Read more]

Whack Some Ivy At Eagle Landing Park This Sunday

Whack Some Ivy At Eagle Landing Park This Sunday

Like to be helpful by whacking invasive ivy? This Sunday (Jan. 10th), from 10am to 1pm, YOU can help restore Burien’s Eagle Landing Park to health by joining in a “whacky” ivy removal... [Read more]