Annual Sock Drive – ends Dec 16th

December 6, 2022

Please donate new socks, hats, scarves, gloves, and mittens for men, women, and children for shelters and the homeless, including the Pioneer Foot Clinic and Mary’s Place Shelter. Drop off donations at Flooring America, 3605 NE 45th Street, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Please make your donations by December 16. Thankyou! 

Where to view Christmas Ships – Dec 9, 10, & 11

December 1, 2022

Christmas Ship Sails Fri., Dec. 9, 5:35 p.m. ASUW Shell House Sat., Dec. 10, 2:50 p.m. Magnuson Park Beach near Boat Launch Sun., Dec. 11, 5:35 p.m. Laurelhurst Beach Club51st Ave NE & NE Laurelcrest Lane Join in the holiday fun! Gather your friends and enjoy the bonfire, refreshments, hear the choir, and view the Christmas ships.

Gently used shoes needed 

October 21, 2022

Gently used shoes needed for the homeless and distributed through Blessed Sacrament parish’s Outreach to the Poor in the U District. Place near front door, 3891 44th Ave. NE.

Beer, Brats & Bingo – Oct 21st

October 21, 2022

Friday October 21 St. Stephen’s Great Hall 4805 NE 45th St.Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Fun prizes, Octoberfest food, craft beer. All are welcome! Proceeds support local youth programs. Tickets at

LEAP Open House Sept 24, 10am-noon

September 9, 2022

September 24, 10 a.m. to noon, St. Stephens Church LEAP (Laurelhurst Emergency Action Plan) has prepared the neighborhood to cope with a major disaster by creating an Emergency Communications HUB. Drop by LEAP’s open house where four tents will be set up on the lawn to demonstrate how the HUB will function as a central … Read More

OneSeattle – LCC Comments

September 9, 2022

LCC comments on scoping the 2035 Comprehensive Plan sent in Aug 22, 2022. Click here to view letter

Night Out August 2 

July 14, 2022

This national event Tuesday evening, August 2, is for neighbors to enjoy time together on side streets in their community to connect and share food while heightening crime prevention awareness. To register your block for the event or to find an event near you for National Night Out, use this link. For more immediate crime prevention needs, contact a Crime Prevention Coordinator through the City … Read More

Navigating Spring and Summer Road Messes

May 11, 2022

Both the Montlake Cut and I-5 South areas are likely to create frequent construction obstacles and travel nightmares as work continues on SR520 and I-5. Transit could be a great option. Check out the King County Metro website for all the details and to find tips for bus/light rail routes, schedules, and fares; ORCA card … Read More

Walk-up COVID Testing

May 11, 2022

The City of Seattle provides free Covid-19 testing through the University ofWashington. The test site is just off Mary Gates Memorial Drive at 4113 FranklinPlace NE. Testing is by appointment and is walk up only. Daily 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Schedule an appointment – note that testing does not meet pre-surgery requirements. The Citywill … Read More