Skyway Farmers Market and Bazaar

Sun, April 28 @ 8:00 am 5:00 pm

Come out for Skyway Farmers Market and Bazaar’s wonderful family-friendly event.

  • Free Food
  • Free Resources
  • EBT/SNAP Accepted Vendors
  • Artisans
  • Games
  • DJ and More!
Free

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12424 76th Ave S
Seattle, Washington United States
(206) 772-1430
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Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Earth Week Volunteer Event at Skyway Park

Sat, April 27 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Action Mob for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park in celebration of Earth Week.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

Stay after for a FREE lunch provided by WHCA!

Free

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7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

WHCA Community Coffee Hour logo.

Community Coffee Hour (Winter 2024)

Sat, February 17 @ 11:30 am 12:30 pm

Community Coffee Hours are back!! We’re resuming our casual quarterly gatherings featuring special guests, free light breakfast from local eateries, and good neighbors. Bring a neighbor, or come meet someone new!

WHCA Community Coffee Hour logo.
12601 76th Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98178 United States
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(206) 772-5541
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Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Restoration and Stewardship at Skyway Park

Sat, January 20 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Action Mob for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park.

We’ll be adding 90 plants to the trail we cleared in December.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

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7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

Community Resource Fair

Wed, December 13, 2023 @ 12:30 pm 4:00 pm

Join community navigators of Seattle & King County Public Health and get access to information and resources for the following:

  • Free cell phone (eligibility requirement)
  • Health and transportation enrollment
  • Dental/vision/medical clinic in February
  • TB/Mpox education
  • Employment opportunities 
  • Utility resources

Registration not required.

Reasonable accommodation for people with disabilities is available by request. Email [email protected] at least seven days before the event. Automated closed captioning is always available for online events.

Free

(206) 280-9055

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12601 76th Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98178 United States
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(206) 772-5541
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Restoration and Stewardship at Skyway Park

Sat, December 2, 2023 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Action Mob for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

Free

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7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

Alajawan’s Table Thanksgiving Dinner

Thu, November 23, 2023 @ 11:00 am 2:00 pm

Local nonprofit Alajawan’s Hands is throwing an amazing Thanksgiving Feast – for free!

Doors open at 11AM and food will be available from 12PM-2PM.

Visit Talley High School to join in the festivities. For more information, please contact the event organizer, Ayanna Brown, at (425) 208-6236.

Free

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7800 S 132nd St
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States
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(425) 204-2100
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Energize Workshop

Tue, October 24, 2023 @ 6:00 pm 7:30 pm

Have you been looking for air conditioning and energy savings? Heat pumps offer a solution with many benefits. Sign up for the workshop to learn about heat pump technology and the Energize heat pump program.

This 90-minute workshop will be hosted in Skyway at the Holy Temple Evangelistic Center. Childcare will be provided beginning at 5:30 PM. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early to check in.

A virtual option will be available on Wednesday, November 15, 6:00 – 7:00 PM.

About Energize!
The King County Energize Heat Pump Program is an opportunity for community members in Skyway and White Center to install heat pumps, conserve energy, and reduce utility bills. Heat pumps provide highly efficient, all electric space heating and cooling and are a key element in the transition to a safe climate and healthy environment. The Energize program is hosted in partnership with Spark Northwest, a local non-profit organization that works to accelerate the shift to clean energy.

Free

509-530-1265

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12600 Renton Ave S
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States
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(206) 722-3984
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WHCA Community Coffee Hour logo.

Community Coffee Hour (Fall 2023)

Sat, November 18, 2023 @ 11:30 am 12:30 pm

Community Coffee Hours are back!! After three years, we’re resuming our casual quarterly gatherings featuring special guests, free light breakfast from local eateries, and good neighbors. This time our focus is going to be on outsmarting fraudsters. Bring a neighbor, or come meet someone new!

WHCA Community Coffee Hour logo.
12601 76th Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98178 United States
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(206) 772-5541
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Skyway Art Library Grand Opening

Tue, October 24, 2023 @ 5:00 pm 6:00 pm

✨ Come Join the Fun at the Skyway Art Library Grand Opening! ✨

We are over the moon to announce the grand opening of the Skyway Art Library! 🚀 After 5 months of hard work and creative dreaming, Claudia Villalobs with Seattle Paint Party and the creative wizard Jackeline Nowell from CREA Space have conjured up an ART-tastic library for our community!

🎨 What’s the scoop, you ask? Well, it’s a place to share, inspire, and create magic! 🪄 We’ve got materials to spare, inspiration in the air, and a special space where creativity takes center stage!

🎈 You’re cordially invited to our Ribbon Cutting Extravaganza, where we’ll celebrate this enchanting moment! 🎉 Expect to enjoy some light refreshments and goodie bags for the little ones. 🛍️

🎁 But here’s the deal – to make sure every little artist has a bag of treasures, please RSVP! 📆 Let us know you’re coming so we can bring enough bags of artistic wonders!

🎨 And here’s the cherry on top: If you’ve got any art supplies just itching to be part of our creative adventure, bring ’em along! 🖍️✂️🧶 We’re on a mission to fill this library with inspiration and possibilities.

We can’t wait to share the magic with you! 🌟 So mark your calendars, grab your creative spirit, and be part of this wonderful journey.

See you at the grand opening – let’s create a little art magic together! 🌠🎨✨

Free

(206) 280-5985

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11605 Renton Ave S
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States
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Friends of Skyway Library Book Sale

Sat, October 7, 2023 @ 11:00 am 5:00 pm

The Book Sale is back! Browse a selection of gently used fiction, nonfiction, and media for all ages. Proceeds support library programs and events for the community.

Friends of Skyway Library accept payment by cash and check. Card payments are accepted using the Square app.

Learn more about the Friends of Skyway Library at kcls.org/about-skyway-library.

Theresa McLean from Friends of Skyway Library displays the price list for the book sale.
12601 76th Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98178 United States
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(206) 772-5541
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EMPOWER to EMBODY Workshop

Sat, September 30, 2023 @ 1:00 pm 5:00 pm

Hey Neighbors!

Join us for “Empower to Embody”– a transformative journey towards mental well-being. Engaging discussions, practical strategies, and a safe space to inspire positive change.

Please RSVP in advance.

Free
12601 76th Avenue S
Seattle, WA 98178 United States
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(206) 772-5541
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Skyway Affordable Housing & Early Learning Center Community Meeting (Virtual)

Sat, October 21, 2023 @ 5:00 pm 7:00 pm

In partnership with the Skyway community, the Low Income Housing Institute and Childhaven are pleased to announce the Skyway Affordable Housing and Early Learning Center at 12712-12724 Renton Avenue South.

The housing includes 55 units of affordable housing for families and individuals making less than 30%-50% of the area median income. The Early Learning Center will include four classrooms and a large outdoor play area, and will serve about 80 preschool aged children.

Sign up to attend here and please indicate if you have any accommodation needs:

https://forms.gle/5uLxo2SpnPRwUd7M8

This meeting is part of the overall community engagement plans for this project.  We are fortunate to have Mekina Gault working with us an independent contractor supporting community engagement. Mekina has multiple Skyway connections, including a long history of support with kinship care families.

Here, also, is a way to sign up for a listserv about this project:

Sign up here for project updates.

Free