Wanted! Board members for North East Seattle Together

The following is a description of how you can get involved in North East Seattle Together (NEST) as they continue to ensure community members are able to live safely and confidently in their homes as they grow older. You can learn more about NEST and other opportunities with the organization here. **** NEST is currently seeking enthusiastic, responsible, collaborative individuals who are eager to engage in ensuring that NEST is a vibrantly thriving organization. As the governing board for a small, emerging nonprofit organization, each board member is expected to play an active role on the board. NEST offers clearly Read More …

Tuesday 6/5 – Wedgwood Parade & Ice Cream Social

You’re invited to follow along as the Rainbow City Marching Band parades through the streets of Wedgwood on Tuesday, June 5th.  The 4th Annual procession begins in the Wedgwood Community Church parking lot,then roams the surrounding streets playing music to dance to.  At the end, the procession returns to the Community Church for free sundaes!  If you come late,  just listen for the music to find the crowd.  The entire community is welcome, come to applaud the band and enjoy  both the high-energy music and tasty ice cream.  Tuesday June 5t, Parade begins at 7:00, ice cream around 8:00. Yummy!

Great Emergency Prep meeting!

On March 15th, over 85 people came out in the rain to learn about emergency plans for NE Seattle and learn one way to organize individual blocks for emergencies. The meeting, hosted by the WCC and Sustainable NE Seattle, included an overview of Seattle’s emergency pyramid. We had 50 people sign up to host their own block party, during which neighbors come together in a simple process to share information, get to know each other, and plan simple steps to take in the event of an emergency. If you missed the meeting and are interested in organizing your block, please Read More …