8th Annual Gathering of Neighbors @ Chief Sealth International High School

Join your neighbors Saturday, April 21 at Chief Sealth High School for the 8th Annual Gathering of Neighbors.

Make connections with dozens of local businesses, community groups, non-profits, and social service providers from across the West Seattle Peninsula, discover hidden resources right in your own neighborhoods, and learn more about how you can get involved in making our community an even better place to live!  Sustainable West Seattle will be there, look for us.

The public event kicks off at 11:00 am with the Neighborhood Resource Fair, featuring a special themed area this year on “Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Recovery.” One section of the information tables and vendors will feature children’s activities and prizes, a demonstration hub, and preparedness speakers on how your family and your home can Be Prepared for when disaster strikes.

Hear from the Neighborhood Emergency Communication Hubs, City of Seattle Office of Emergency Management, King County Public Health Reserve Corps, West Seattle Block Watch Captains Network, West Seattle Amateur Radio Club, Seattle Auxiliary Communication Service, Washington State Animal Response Team, and City of Seattle Home Retrofit Program! PLUS, other community groups, government agencies, and local businesses…

The fair continues through 3:00 pm featuring local food and entertainment from 1:00-3:00 pm. Come gather with your neighbors and share in food trucks, dessert fundraiser tables, and fine performances you won’t want to miss! Local performers will include a musical duo, martial arts demonstration, and students from the Denny/Sealth Music department.

Location for the event is the new gallery space at the main, SW Thistle Street, entrance to Chief Sealth International High School.