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Seattle Canoe and Kayak Club plant liquidation tomorrow

The Seattle Canoe and Kayak Club (SCKC), which is located at the Green Lake Small Craft Center at the southwest corner of Green Lake (5900 West Green Lake Way N), is holding their annual plant liquidation tomorrow (Saturday, April 28, 2012), 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Floral and edible plant starts will be available at the Aqua Theater, located right next to the Small Craft Center. Donations made for the plants will benefit SCKC.

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The 2012 Green Lake Milk Carton Derby

This summer’s Green Lake Milk Carton Derby, a Seafair tradition, will be Saturday, July 14, 2012, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The homemade rafts take off from the southwest corner of Green Lake, near the Aqua Theater and the Green Lake Small Craft Center (5900 West Green Lake Way N). The rafts’ primary floatation must be dependent upon milk cartons. Registration for the event is now open at seafair.com/milkcartonderby.

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April Pools Day at Green Lake’s Evans Pool

Seattle Parks and Recreation is hosting April Pools Day on Saturday, April 21, 2012, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. at Green Lake’s Evans Pool (7201 E Green Lake Dr N). The free event will be focused on water safety tips and activities. More information, via the Parks Department: In 2010, 13 people drowned in King County. We all know that wearing life jackets, learning about hypothermia, and learning CPR save lives. Seattle Parks and Recreation will join many other public and private swimming facilities throughout Washington to celebrate the 19th Annual April Pools Day on Saturday, April 21, 2012. Participants of all ages will have the opportunity to…

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Low-cost life jacket and helmet sales at Green Lake’s Evans Pool

Seattle Parks and Recreation will sell low-cost life jackets and helmets one Saturday a month from May through September at Green Lake’s Evans Pool (7201 E Green Lake Dr N). Life jacket and helmet sales will be held from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on the following Saturdays: May 19, 2012 June 16, 2012 July 21, 2012 August 18, 2012 September 15, 2012 The life jackets are being offered by the Parks Department in partnership with Seattle Children’s Hospital, the Coast Guard Auxiliary and Mustang Survival. The cost is $20 for infant and youth sizes (all styles) and $30 for teen and adult sizes…

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Seattle Canoe & Kayak Club Junior Sprint Team open houses

The Seattle Canoe & Kayak Club Junior Sprint Team is holding a series of open houses at 10 a.m. on March 24, April 7 and April 14, 2012 at the Green Lake Small Craft Center (5900 W Green Lake Way N). The Junior Sprint Team is generally comprised of youth aged 8-18. Thanks for the tip, Daniela.

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