Entries by SeaDude

SWS SUMMER MEETUP TONIGHT!

Sustainable West Seattle Summer Meetup is tonight 6-9 pm at C&P coffee 5612 California Ave SW. Join us and get a preview of the upcoming Greenlife Festival and hear about everything that is going right in our sustainable community.

Time to comment on HALA upzone Draft Environmental Impact Statement ending soon

WEST SEATTLE NEIGHBORS – CALL TO ACTION!  On June 8, the City released its Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the proposed citywide HALA upzones. It is 800 pages long, includes brand new maps that do not yet reflect community input, and negatively impacts our neighborhood in several significant ways. Most important, we only have until July 23 to comment despite it being the […]

Reminder: West Seattle Garden Tour Coming Up June 25th

The 23rd annual West Seattle Garden Tour will feature 10 stunning private gardens, and shine a spotlight on one of West Seattle’s beautiful P-Patches. From waterside gardens with sweeping views of Puget Sound to pocket-sized tribute gardens rich with emotion and personal history, the variety of gardens on this year’s tour will offer something special […]

SWS Summer Meetup at C&P – June 27th!

Sustainable West Seattle summer meetup at C&P coffee 5612 California Ave SW. If it seems to you that everything is going wrong this a chance to commiserate with friends of a like heart. It is also a time to inspire. Join us and get a preview of the upcoming Greenlife Festival and hear about everything […]

West Seattle Greenlife Festival 2017!!

Sustainable West Seattle is preparing an inspiring display of lifestyle alternatives with a spotlight on environmental solutions we can all participate in. The 2017 Greenlife Festival is a major component of the West Seattle Summerfest July 14,15 and 16th. Greenlife 2017 is sponsored by Alki Bike and Board, West Seattle Nursery, West Seattle Natural Energy, […]

Solstice Volunteers Needed

The 29th annual Fremont Solstice Parade is this Saturday June 17th, and 350 Seattle, Backbone Campaign, and the Rise Up Action Band will be joining forces for a parade ensemble focused on climate change and the natural world we are committed to preserving. This will be a unique opportunity to celebrate our successes and put our […]

Home on the Range: Micro Farming in Seattle

Living in one of the most expensive cities in the US makes it challenging to find sustainable sources of food on a budget. An affordable and increasingly trendy alternative to grocery stores is micro farming. This is an incredibly effective way to beat the ever-rising costs of local grocery stores and become self sufficient. Since […]

Tickets on Sale for the West Seattle Garden Tour

West Seattle Garden Tour’s 2017 Gardens & Ticket Info Announced Seattle, WA – April 27, 2017 – The 23rd annual West Seattle Garden Tour will take place on Sunday, June 25, 2017, from 9 AM to 5 PM. This year’s tour will feature 10 stunning private gardens, and shine a spotlight on one of West […]

JuNO News on West Seattle HALA upzone

The Junction Neighborhood Organization is one of many neighborhood organizations in the city that is beginning to take an active part in the conversations around development and land use. In May, any day now in fact, we are expecting the city to release its Environmental Impact Statement on how the proposed upzones are projected to […]

Timebank Garage Sale

    WHO:            West Seattle Timebank   WHAT:          Garage Sale                WHERE:        Julie Garbutt & Hannah Love’s Home                 5242 41st Av SW, Seattle   WHEN:          West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day                   Saturday, May 13, 2017                        9:00-4:00pm   WHY:     Funds needed for WSTB to obtain tax exempt       nonprofit 501 (c) (3) […]