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Registration for Pacwest Little League softball & baseball is open now

Registration for Pacwest Little League softball & baseball is open now

SOFTBALL and BASEBALL REGISTRATION OPEN NOW! Wednesday, January 23: Highline Christian Church, 14859 1st Ave S ~Burien: 6 – 8 p.m. Saturday, February 2: Tukwila Community Center, 12424 42nd... [Read more]

Some amazing scenes from Saturday’s ‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition

Some amazing scenes from Saturday’s ‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition

View this post on Instagram First battle of the year and starting off with a bang 💥#BattleofBurien A post shared by PERFORMANCE|DANCE|LIFESTYLE (@j.luck_productions)... [Read more]

‘Battle of Burien’ Dance Competition at Community Center Saturday, Jan. 12

‘Battle of Burien’ Dance Competition at Community Center Saturday, Jan. 12

The 2019 ‘Battle of Burien’ Dance Competition will be held at the Burien Community Center on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, from 4:30 – 11 p.m. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., and dance battles start... [Read more]

Hi-Liners ‘Once on This Island JR.’ opens this Saturday, Jan. 5

Hi-Liners ‘Once on This Island JR.’ opens this Saturday, Jan. 5

With its poignant story and catchy Caribbean-flavored score, Burien’s Hi-Liners’ ‘Once on This Island JR.’ – opens this Saturday, Jan. 5! This is a highly original theatrical... [Read more]

VIDEO: Students from WELS High give public comments at Council meeting

VIDEO: Students from WELS High give public comments at Council meeting

Students from Waskowitz Environmental Leadership and Service (WELS) High School gave public comments at Monday night’s (Nov. 19) Burien City Council meeting, and we’ve edited together their... [Read more]

Launch Party for Burien Youth Council will be at Community Center this Friday

Launch Party for Burien Youth Council will be at Community Center this Friday

A Launch Party for the new Burien Youth Council will be held at the Burien Community Center this Friday, Nov. 9, starting at 4 p.m.: Are you ready to get involved within the community and make a difference? Then... [Read more]

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Annual Gala & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 10

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Annual Gala & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 10

Come Join the Fun! Enjoy musical theatre? Believe in supporting the arts? Want to make a difference for our youth? Then come to The Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Annual Gala Dinner and Auction on Saturday,... [Read more]

Teen Afterschool Programs have started, and here’s the when & wheres

Teen Afterschool Programs have started, and here’s the when & wheres

Teen Afterschool Programs began in Burien recently, and all sorts of free, fun activities are available for teens afterschool and even on Friday nights. “These programs offer a safe and all-inclusive... [Read more]

YETI offering Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November

YETI offering Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November

The local non-profit Youth Experiential Training Institute (Y.E.T.I.) will be offering a Saturday Fall Hiking Series in October and November: Oct. 20: Hike for Middle School Students Ages 12-14 Oct.... [Read more]

Come support Hi-Liners at their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser Sun., April 22

Come support Hi-Liners at their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser Sun., April 22

Come support Burien’s Hi-Liners during their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser this coming Sunday, April 22 at Barnes & Noble in Tukwila. “Join us as we count down to our spring production of... [Read more]

Auditions for Hi-Liners ‘The Lion King, Jr.’ will be Saturday, April 14

Auditions for Hi-Liners ‘The Lion King, Jr.’ will be Saturday, April 14

Are you between the ages of 7-15? Enjoy singing and dancing? Register for the Hi-Liners no-tears workshop style audition on Saturday, April 14! Be a part of The Hi-Liners Summer 2018 show, Disney’s... [Read more]

City’s Town Hall for Youth Engagement & Community Safety will be Mon., April 9

City’s Town Hall for Youth Engagement & Community Safety will be Mon., April 9

The City of Burien is inviting the community to a Town Hall discussion on how to engage youth and enhance community safety on Monday, April 9. In the wake of the tragic death of two teens last week,... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident has suggestions for local youth programs

LETTER: Resident has suggestions for local youth programs

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Since the city does not publish letters... [Read more]

Help the City of Burien determine what the needs are for local youth and teens

Help the City of Burien determine what the needs are for local youth and teens

The City of Burien is seeking help to determine what the needs are for the youth and teens of Burien, and is looking for people to take a short survey, which they say “is very important for the future... [Read more]

Fundraiser for local youth basketball team will be Saturday, May 6

Fundraiser for local youth basketball team will be Saturday, May 6

TEAM SWISH SPRING FLING BAZAAR **Just in time for Mothers Day** Come shop with over 30 vendors and crafters at a fundraiser for a local youth Basketball team: WHERE: 134 So. 206th St. Des Moines WA... [Read more]