The 6th annual Kirkland SUMMERFEST celebrates ART, MUSIC, FOOD & FAMILY FUN in the Kirkland Marina Park and downtown streets. Grab a friend, spouse or family member and meet other amazing volunteers in our wonderful community! Community service hours will be honored. Volunteer at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e4dacae2b0-summerfest SUMMERFEST 2017- Aug 11-13 www.signupgenius.com Hello and happy summer! Kirkland celebrates summer like […]
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Kirkland welcomes its third brewery and tasting room Maelstrom Brewing Company will open to the public on Thursday July 13th at 3:00 PM with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 5:30. Maelstrom is Kirkland’s newest brewery, and is located in the Totem Lake / PARMAC neighborhood, one block east of the Cross Kirkland Corridor. The brewery features a […]
The CERT Summer Intensive course is now open for registration. This course, sponsored by the CERT Eastside Regional Team, concentrates the 8-week CERT course into just three days: August 9, 12, and 13 from 8 AM to 5 PM. It will take place in Bellevue. You will learn basic disaster preparedness, light search and rescue, […]
Help Mulch and Weed New Native Plants on the Cross Kirkland Corridor Monday, July 3 9 to 11 am We’ll be working along the CKC at NE 112th St (red dot on map). Parking available next to the CKC (red “p” on map). For more information contact CKCtrailvolunteers@gmail.com.
Be sure to have a friendly wave ready for 2017 4th of July Grand Marshall, Joe Crecca, a pilot in the United States Air Force and a Vietnam POW.
Public Art Call for Repurposing Pieces of Historic Kalakala Ferry The City of Kirkland seeks qualified artists to transform salvaged pieces of the historic Kalakala Ferry into an art installation. The deadline for letters of interest is July 15, 2017. “We’re excited about the historical significance of this new piece of public art,” said Ellen […]
Please visit celebratekirkland.org to volunteer. It is tons of fun! We will see you there.
By Dan Ryan The downtown Seattle tunnel will close to buses sometime in 2019. This brings revisions in bus service between Seattle and Kirkland. Metro and Sound Transit are preparing with a public outreach process. There is an online survey and a series of open houses (including one in Kingsgate Library on Monday June 26th, […]
On June 7th, 2017, Kirkland Police Captain Bill Hamilton graduated along with two hundred and twenty-seven other law enforcement officers from the F.B.I. National Academy Program in Quantico, Virginia. The 268th Session of the National Academy consisted of men and women from 47 states. Included in the class were members of law enforcement agencies […]
Doreen Booth joins the city of Kirkland as the new Neighborhood Services Outreach Coordinator for the City of Kirkland. As Neighborhood Services Coordinator, she will serve as the liaison between Kirkland’s 13 neighborhood associations and the City. Doreen replaces Kari Page, who has served in the role since its inception in 1999. Kari has moved […]