Join the gardeners at Thoreau Sat, ...

Join the Herbicide-Free Thoreau Elementary School Committee in helping get the school ready for spring! There will be weeding and mulching around the school grounds so bring your gardening gloves and small weeding tools. This is a fun opportunity to help beautify Thoreau elementary school and the community. For more information contact...

Earth Day at Juanita Heights Park

Under a sunny morning Earth Day sky, 37 volunteers cleared blackberries out of a 4,000 foot area in Juanita Heights park. We cut back the canes, piled them on rafts made from woody debris, then shoveled and picked our way beneath the root crowns. There it was, the earth, rising up beneath a drift of impenetrable blackberries.  Thanks to...

Denny Creek headwater restoration p...

One of the headwaters for Denny Creek originates in southern Kenmore, then runs south through the Inglewood Church campus on 141st Street before continuing into Big Finn Hill Park to join Denny Creek.  The church’s portion of the waterway includes mature Doug Fir and Cedar, and a variety of other native plants. Until 2016, it also...

Available hilltop pea-patch garden

We are busy planting our second season of vegetables and flowers at the Finn Hill Neighborhood garden.  The garden is located in the sunny “backyard” of Inglewood Presbyterian Church, the garden currently has 23 individually maintained plots. As our community grows, we plan to expand the garden by adding more plots and an orchard. The...

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