West Seattle Bee Festival May 16th

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Please join us in High Point for the
Third Annual West Seattle Bee Festival
Saturday, May 16

This event celebrates the founding of the West Seattle Bee Enclosure and provides information about bee friendly living, green urban horticulture, art & culture related to a sustainable life style.  There are lots of activities for the whole family.
  • The Honey Run starts at 9am at High Point Pond, SW Juneau & 30th Ave. S (no registration necessary, just show up)
  • Come to Neighborhood House (6400 Sylvan Way SW) at 10am and make your own bee or flower costume (materials and help provided) so you can march in the
  • Kids and Pet Parade in High Point Commons Park at 11 am
  • Learn about Bee Friendly gardening, food, books and activities at the Information Fair from 11:30 am-2pm
  • Taste healthy, delicious, easy to prepare food at the Lunchbox Cook Off from 11:30-1:30
  • Take a tour of the West Seattle Bee Enclosure (SW Graham and Lanham Pl. SW) and Garden from 11:30-2PMwhere you can buy honey from the Puget Sound Bee Keepers Association
  • Kids can participate in the Bee-Ball Tournament or Field Games in Commons Park
  • Music by DA Productions will fill the park.  Text your request to 57682 on the day
  • Crafts, henna, face painting and more…..
  • To learn more, visit the awesome WestSeattleBeeGarden website (I had so much fun browsing this site!, I’m totally going to visit the garden this weekend to check it out!)
Love to see you there!

WS Land Use Committee Meeting

West Seattle Land Use Committee -WSLuc
At this meeting as the Person of Interest we will have Paul Haury of the NERDS – Paul and his group have many notches under their belt from experiences with DPD along the Avalon Way Corridor.

Agenda for WSLUC – Wednesday April 29 Meeting
 – 6pm Southwest Library on 35th Ave SW:

  • 6pm – Introductions and follow up on our Land Use 101 mini-seminar by Deb Barker and Cindi Barker
  • 6:30pm – Person of Interest – Paul Haury
  • 7:00 – Looking Forward – Discussion and Planning for helping to leverage the various West Seattle Land Use Action Groups efforts – MISSION STATEMENT!
Hot topics right now are
  • the CVS Pharmacy at the Fauntleroy Triangle
  • the NERDS ongoing battle with DPD about Avalon
  • —- we need to gather hot button projects from all of West Seattle
Tod Rodman

West Seattle Land Use Committee -WSLuc