White Center Library Open House – May 12

Interested in learning about some of the clubs and organizations in the White Center community? The White Center Library is holding an open house on Friday, May 12 from 3-5:30 p.m. Check it out!

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Coalition for Drug-Free Youth Newsletter and Upcoming Meeting

The next meeting for Coalition for Drug-Free Youth is on Wednesday, May 10th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Seola Gardens Community Room B (10934 4th Place SW Seattle, WA 98146).

Their Coalition for Drug-Free Youth April-May newsletter is now available too.

North Highline Unincorporated Area Council Meeting – May 4

Our community partner North Highline Unincorporated Area Council will be holding a meeting this Thursday, May 4.

When: Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 7 pm
Where: North Highline Fire Station at 1243 SW 112th Street in White Center                    (Parking and Entrance are in the Back of the Station)

Meeting Agenda
Neighborhoods Matter:  Eighth graders in the Highline School District have at higher risk of drug use than students in King County overall.  The Coalition for Drug-Free Youth addresses youth drug use by educating, inspiring and empowering us to create a healthy environment in North Highline.  Maddi Story and VeeVee Wang will introduce us to the Coalition’s “I Know What’s Right for Me” marijuana and vaping prevention campaign.

Cascade Middle School Drug & Alcohol Prevention Team Community Stewardship Award

Congratulations to the Cascade Middle School Drug & Alcohol Prevention Team for their recent Green Globe award! King County recognized the students as a “Leader in Community Stewardship” for their work at Dick Thurnau Memorial Park.

Cascade Middle School Drug & Alcohol Prevention Team

Leader in Community Stewardship: Cascade Middle School Drug & Alcohol Prevention Team

“From picking up litter to habitat restoration projects, they have done more than a dozen after-school events and are committed to making a positive impact in their community.”

Well done team!

White Center Library Guild Plant Sale – April 28

The White Center Library Guild will hold their annual Plant Sale Friday, April 28th (extending to the 29th if there are remaining plants.) The sale will be from noon to 4 p.m. at the library. There will be an abundance of tomato starts of all varieties. Support our library and get your spring gardening off to a good start!

In other library news, the new Tukwila library branch will be opening April 29th at 9:30 a.m. Come see their new digs!

April Edition of Coalition for Drug-free Youth Newsletter

Interested in what community events are happening this spring? Read the latest April edition of the White Center/North Highline Coalition for Drug-free Youth Newsletter.

The next Coalition meeting is on Wednesday, April 12 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Seola Gardens Community Room B – 10934 4th Place SW, Seattle, WA 98146.

White Center Spring Clean – Saturday, May 27, 2017

White Center Spring Clean 2017 FlyerFrom the White Center Community Development Association:

This year’s White Center Spring Clean will be held May 27, 2017.

VOLUNTEERS WILL GET A FREE “I ❤ White Center” T-SHIRT! (FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE!)

Location:
We will meet at the Greenbridge Plaza
9806 8th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98106
(in between SW Boys & Girls Club and Dubsea Coffee)

Times:
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and from 12:45 p.m. – 2 p.m.

We will gather back at Greenbridge Plaza to have lunch, celebrate and hear about the projects that went on in the morning. Please come join us!

Past projects have included murals, park clean up, business district clean up, gardening and more! If you see a project in White Center that you would like to see get done, please submit it at the link below!

To REGISTER to volunteer or to SUBMIT A PROJECT, please sign up at this link: http://tinyurl.com/WCSC2017