Winter Break Camps

Winter Break is just two weeks away! If you haven’t arranged childcare yet, or if you’re worried about your kiddo being bored over the long break, there’s still time to register for some local camps. Arena Sports School’s Out Camp Ages 3-12 Arena Sports offers fun, flexible camps for kids ages 3 to 12 years. When school is out, bring the kids to an Arena Sports camp, which are offered year-round. The camps are flexible, offering full and half-day options as well as full or partial weeks. Even a single day of camp will be a delightful treat for your child. With an Read More …

SPS Kindergarten Early Registration Starts Today

Here’s yet another item for your December to-do list: Seattle Public Schools kindergarten early registration starts today. To enter kindergarten in the 2016-17 school year, your child must be five years old on or before August 31. Read more about the registration process and download all of the necessary forms on the district’s website. You can see the current attendance area for your address using the district’s Address Lookup Tool. Individual elementary schools typically offer tours for incoming families in January or February. Keep an eye on the school’s website and school PTA’s website for updates. The following URLs and Read More …

Holiday Shopping in Wedgwood: Gift Cards

Are you pressed for time or just plain out of ideas for holiday-season gift-giving?  Gift certificates are a great idea — you can support local businesses and give a gift which will really be appreciated.  Many kinds of gift cards are available in Wedgwood, including grocery stores, hair salons, coffee shops and restaurants.

The Holidays in Wedgwood: Hunter Farms Christmas Trees

Holiday preparations are underway at Hunter Farms Christmas Tree Lot!  A Wedgwood holiday tradition for more than fifty years, the lot will be open today through December 23 to help you deck your halls with beautiful trees, wreaths of all sizes, mistletoe, and more. The Hunter Farms Christmas Tree Lot is located at 7744 35th Ave NE, next to the Wedgwood Post Office.

Shop Local: Gifts for Children from Satsuma

The Satsuma shop at 8511 35th Ave NE, next door to the Wedgwood Ale House, has a great selection of gifts for children.   Stop in to see the books, toys and clothing as well as holiday-season decorations. Satsuma in Wedgwood is locally owned.  With the shop’s wide variety of clothing and gifts for children, owner Jennifer Porter can help you with gift ideas.  We thank Jennifer for supporting the Wedgwood Community Council by advertising on our webpage.  

The Holidays in Wedgwood: Hot Cocoa for Saturday Shoppers

With generous support from Café Javasti, a few folks from the Wedgwood Community Council will be serving hot cocoa at the Hunter Farms Christmas Tree Lot between 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM on December 3, December 10, and December 17. It’s our thanks to you for shopping locally, and for making Wedgwood a great place to live. Be sure to stop by and say hi while you’re picking out your holiday greenery! The Hunter Farms Christmas Tree Lot is located at 7744 35th Ave NE, next to the Wedgwood Post Office.