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!
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 …
The Seattle Public Schools site had not been updated as of this posting, but parents are receiving the call informing them that all Seattle Public Schools and pre/post programs) are closed on Thursday. Enjoy another day at home with the kids!
Seattle Public Schools will be closed on Wednesday January 18th due to concerns about the impending snow storm. (The SPS site didn’t have an update about this as of this posting, but the automated calls to parents are currently in process). Enjoy the day with your children, leave the car at home, and see you on the sledding hills!
Metro Transit will be on snow routing Tuesday Continuing snow, icy road conditions may result in some bus trip and route cancellations. King County Metro Transit is remaining on snow routing countywide overnight and on Tuesday, Jan. 17. And, with continuing snowfall forecast, there could be some bus trips or routes cancelled on Tuesday. Conditions could also change throughout the day on Tuesday depending on the timing and location of the snowfall. Before traveling, riders should check www.kingcounty.gov/metro/snow for the most current status of Metro service.
It’s white out there, and the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) recently issued an updated snow route map. Here’s a link to the electronic version: http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/winterweather.htm Drive carefully!
If the Post Office on 35th is any indication, this is the time of year when people dust off their old address books and communicate with friends and family around the world. But what does your entry for the WCC say? If it just says “http://wedgwoodcc.org,” then you’re missing out! There are a few other ways to stay in touch with us and the best part is….? No standing in line at the Post Office. 1. By following us on Twitter (@WedgwoodCC), you’ll be able to see the latest and greatest Wedgwood news as it happens. 2. More of a Read More …