Many thanks to Rosemary Washington for sharing the following photographs, which she took today (Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012) at Green Lake Park. “I encountered some unexpected surprises on my walk around Green Lake today — several Valentine-related installations by anonymous artists,” Rosemary writes. You can see more photographs that Rosemary took at Green Lake today on her blog.
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Kerrie Stoops, Assistant Aquatic Center Coordinator at Evans Pool (7201 E Green Lake Dr N), asked us to share news about two upcoming events at the pool: Neighborhood Appreciation and Sweetheart Potluck at Evans Pool Saturday February 11th noon-2:30pm Bring a dish to share at this free event! Live music, family fun, friends, and food! Everyone welcome. Date Night at Evans Pool Tuesday February 14th 6-10pm Children 6-13 years old are invited to join us for activities, playing SKWIM, watching a movie, and enjoying a snack while parents have a night out. $25/child – registration can be done online, over the phone (206-684-4961) or in person….
Updated Fri, Feb. 10. Some news from Cafe Bonjour (7119 Woodlawn Ave NE): We have got our beer and wine license and will starting opening 9am-9pm daily starting Feb. 11. 2012. There will be a grand-opening event on Friday, Feb. 10. Free wine tasting with snack bar. Wine from France , Portugal and Spain. We added tossed-to-order pasta to the menu starting at $7.95 , with our house made basil tomato sauce, creamy Alfredo or Creamy Pesto and Chicken. Crepes and panini are served all day. Imported and Washington wines are available by glass. On Valentine’s Day, we offer complementary suprivised kids play, so the…
Pro-Motion Events, Inc. has announced that the 2012 Love ‘em or Leave ‘em Valentine’s Day Dash at Green Lake Park will be held on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012. This year’s event will support the Green Lake Chamber of Commerce. This will be the seventh year that the 5K run/walk is held at Green Lake. Over 3,300 people are expected to participate. The event includes a free kids’ dash for kids aged 10 and under and a post-race festival that includes free food, onsite exhibitors, an awards ceremony and a costume contest. The race day schedule and registration information is available here.
Five guerrilla art installations were temporarily installed at Green Lake Park this past weekend (February 12-13, 2011). The “h-Art Project” was created by Briar Bates, Leo Spizzirri, Jennifer Davis and Matthew Bollen. A photo collection documenting the creation of the pieces can be viewed here. Artist Matthew Bollen tells us that the pieces, which received a positive response at the park, were taken down on Monday. ”Love is fickle, you know,” he said. This is the second h-Art Project installation at Green Lake Park. You can view the 2010 installation here. Thanks for the tip, Jordan!