Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Announcements

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Call for Artists: 2020 Burien Gallery Program
09/20/2019
The City of Burien is looking for artists to present work in one of three public gallery spaces. The application deadline for the current call for artists is October 24, 2019.
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Join a Community Celebration of Arbor and Earth Day
04/15/2019
The City of Burien will be celebrating both Arbor & Earth Day at Arbor Lake Park. The event will include an Arbor Day ceremony and tree planting at 1:30 p.m. After the ceremony, attendees can help celebrate Earth Day with a short park clean up and mulching along the north shoreline of the lake.
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Lakeview Park Playground
Lakeview Park Grand Re-Opening
03/22/2019
Celebrate the official Grand Re-Opening of Lakeview Park, with improvements to the pathway and a new tot playground!
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DNR staff examine logs on beach. Photo credit: Washington State Department of Natural Resources.
Department of Natural Resources to Remove Creosote-Treated Logs from Seahurst Park
01/03/2019
Starting this January, the Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will be removing creosote-treated logs that have washed up on the beach at Seahurst Park.
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Burien Community Center Closure and Holiday Hours
12/11/2018
Due to scheduled facility maintenance and the holidays, the Burien Community Center will be closed December 17–21.
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Survey to Uncover Gaps in Services for Seniors
11/19/2018
City launches survey to gather information about the current needs of our residents age 55 or older.
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Burien Arts Commission Announces Installation of Traffic Signal Box Art
11/02/2018
The Signal Box Art project, funded by the City of Burien Art in Public Places Fund, includes ten signal boxes (the metal boxes used to control traffic signals) up and down 1st Avenue and Ambaum.
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Burien Community Center Hosts Artist Jake Prendez
10/05/2018
The Burien Community Center is currently presenting the works of artist Jake Prendez until the end of November 2018.
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Burien Community Center Hosts Artist Marilyn Montufar
08/06/2018
The Burien Community Center is currently presenting the works of artist Marilyn Montufar until the end of September 2018.
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Artists Heather Danso and Tory Franklin Presenting Artworks at Merrill Gardens and The Maverick Apartments
07/06/2018
The City of Burien, in partnership with The Maverick Apartments and Merrill Gardens Senior Living at Burien, are currently presenting the works of Heather Danso and Tory Franklin through September.
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Apply Now for the Burien Arts & Culture Grants!
07/06/2018
Burien Arts & Culture Grants applications due August 17, 2018.
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Traffic Signal Control Box: Call for Artists
05/01/2018
To invigorate and energize the Burien community through the arts. Adding art to traffic signal control boxes (signal boxes) showcases our neighborhood and business district’s identity and can discourage graffiti. This project is made possible by the Burien Art in Public Place Fund.
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Arts-A-Glow: Call for Artists
04/05/2018
All are invited to apply to create a light installation for the 2018 Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival. Artists, artist teams, community groups, etc...we want to hear from you!
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