April 9 Juanita Woodlands work party

Plan on attending the April 9 Juanita Woodlands work party.  For more information contact Date: April 9 Time: 9 to noon (even 30 minutes is appreciated!) Location: Corner of NE 118th Place and 76th Ave NE Activity: Remove blackberries and other invasives, which are burying our baby trees. Bring: heavy work...

Plastic Bag Ban Begins March 1, 2016

BYOB takes on a new meaning in Kirkland on March 1, 2016 when store cashiers will no longer be dispensing plastic bags at the checkout, and large paper bags will be 5c. Plastic bags will be available for take out, damp items, newspapers, and dry cleaning. This will require a shift in habits for some, or...

Big Finn Hill Park Work Party Success

Every year about this time, the woods become alive with activity. Environmental and Adventure School (EAS) students are back in our beloved parks for their valued contributions to our healthy Finn Hill ecosystem. Today they tackled a patch in Big Finn Hill Park that has been receiving much TLC over the last...

Sept 13 Work Party in Big Finn Hill Park

Support sustainable, environmentally sensible trails in Big Finn Hill Park and volunteer!   Join us Sept 13 ( 9 am to 1 pm)  to address two trails that go through several inches of standing water in the wet season:  one will be rerouted slightly onto higher ground  and the second will have the “Rock...

April 19 Walk in the Park: Perimeter Trail in St. Ed Park

On April 19, 2014 we’ll walk the Perimeter trail at St Edward State Park, meeting  by the ranger’s office at 10:00 AM.  April 19, 2014 is a free day for state parks, so you will not need to pay parking or display your Discover Pass ($10/day or $30/year). Plan on about 1 to 1  1/2 hours for the...

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