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City of Seattle Nightly Severe Weather Shelters Open at Seattle Center Exhibition Hall and Compass Housing Pioneer Square to Serve People Experiencing Homelessness 12/23/2021

City of Seattle Nightly Severe Weather Shelters Open at Seattle Center Exhibition Hall and Compass Housing Pioneer Square to Serve People Experiencing Homelessness

In anticipation of increasing low temperatures and potential snow over the coming days, Seattle Human Services will open emergency Severe Weather Shelters from Saturday, December 25th through Wednesday, December 29th. Forecasts will be monitored to assess emergency shelter needs for people experiencing homelessness beyond the morning of Thursday the 30th.

Read more at https://humaninterests.seattle.gov/2021/12/22/city-of-seattle-nightly-severe-weather-shelters-open-at-seattle-center-exhibition-hall-and-compass-housing-pioneer-square/

City of Seattle Nightly Severe Weather Shelters Open at Seattle Center Exhibition Hall and Compass Housing Pioneer Square to Serve People Experiencing Homelessness City of Seattle Nightly Severe Weather Shelters Open at Seattle Center Exhibition Hall and Compass Housing Pioneer Square to Serve People Experiencing Homelessness December 22, 2021 by Michael Taylor-Judd Click on flyer image to download In anticipation of increasing low temperatures and potential s...

Holiday Closures for Seattle Parks and Recreation - Parkways 12/23/2021

Holiday Closures for Seattle Parks and Recreation - Parkways

Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed or on modified schedules in observance of winter holidays. Facilities that remain open throughout the holidays are parks and boat ramps. For full details please see our Parkways blog.
https://fal.cn/3kSSE

(Photo of two people walking along a path at night in a garden lit up with holiday lights.)

Holiday Closures for Seattle Parks and Recreation - Parkways Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed or on modified schedules in observance of winter holidays. Facilities that remain open throughout the holidays are parks and boat ramps. Community Centers, Teen Centers,Pools,Environmental Learning Centers,Small Craft Centers Closed on Fr...

Holiday Closures for Seattle Parks and Recreation - Parkways 12/15/2021

Holiday Closures for Seattle Parks and Recreation - Parkways

Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed or on modified schedules in observance of winter holidays. Facilities that remain open throughout the holidays are parks and boat ramps. For full details please see our Parkways blog.
https://parkways.seattle.gov/2021/12/15/holiday-closures-for-seattle-parks-and-recreation/

(Photo of two people walking along a path at night in a garden lit up with holiday lights.)

Holiday Closures for Seattle Parks and Recreation - Parkways Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed or on modified schedules in observance of winter holidays. Facilities that remain open throughout the holidays are parks and boat ramps. Community Centers, Teen Centers,Pools,Environmental Learning Centers,Small Craft Centers Closed on Fr...

Timeline photos 12/13/2021

Calling all community members . . . Your voice is needed as we look to chart our future and improve the impact of SPR’s Virtual Programs on our communities.

Join any number of breakout groups to synergize with similarly focused constituents. Your feedback and ideas will inform the direction of the program starting in 2022.

Here are just some of the interest groups that will be attending:
· Past Participants of all ages
· Parents of TOTs
· Community Partners
· Volunteers
· Immune Compromised
· Mobility Challenged

Join us on Tuesday, December 14th at 6:30 PM - RSVP here:
https://bit.ly/sprvpsummit

#WeAreSPR

Calling all community members . . . Your voice is needed as we look to chart our future and improve the impact of SPR’s Virtual Programs on our communities.

Join any number of breakout groups to synergize with similarly focused constituents. Your feedback and ideas will inform the direction of the program starting in 2022.

Here are just some of the interest groups that will be attending:
· Past Participants of all ages
· Parents of TOTs
· Community Partners
· Volunteers
· Immune Compromised
· Mobility Challenged

Join us on Tuesday, December 14th at 6:30 PM - RSVP here:
https://bit.ly/sprvpsummit

#WeAreSPR

January 2022 Programs: In-Person and Virtual - Parkways 12/09/2021

January 2022 Programs: In-Person and Virtual - Parkways

Registration for January 2022 programs opens December 14. We have a variety of in-person and virtual programs for youth and adults! You can find the full brochure online here: https://fal.cn/3kv7X

January 2022 Programs: In-Person and Virtual - Parkways Registration for January 2022 programs opens December 14. We have a variety of in-person and virtual programs for youth and adults! You can find the full brochure online here. Register There are several options to register in our programs. Register online here Register by calling a community center....

Timeline photos 12/08/2021

Seattle Parks and Recreation is seeking to fill two manager positions overseeing Community Centers.

The positions at a glance:
- Support programs and operations across multiple Community Center sites
- Increase and expand diverse participation in programs and facilities
- Organize team development and staff engagement
- Lead on projects such as policy recommendations, evaluating program success, budget monitoring

Please help spread the word about this opportunity and share this post!

For details or to apply: https://fal.cn/3kuK6

Seattle Parks and Recreation is seeking to fill two manager positions overseeing Community Centers.

The positions at a glance:
- Support programs and operations across multiple Community Center sites
- Increase and expand diverse participation in programs and facilities
- Organize team development and staff engagement
- Lead on projects such as policy recommendations, evaluating program success, budget monitoring

Please help spread the word about this opportunity and share this post!

For details or to apply: https://fal.cn/3kuK6

Seattle Polar Bear Plunge 2022 - Parkways 12/07/2021

Seattle Polar Bear Plunge 2022 - Parkways

Seattle's Polar Bear Plunge is back virtually again this year!

Purchase your DIY Polar Bear Plunge kit for $5. Pick up at Meadowbrook Pool between December 20-31.

More info: https://fal.cn/3ksmz

Seattle Polar Bear Plunge 2022 - Parkways Let’s do it, again Seattle! The Polar Bear Plunge is returning in 2022 with the Polar Bear Plunge DIY Kit. Since large gatherings can still be risky, we want to make sure you have a chance to participate in this January 1st tradition and earn that “badge of courage” but in a way that keeps …

Timeline photos 12/07/2021

Seattle Parks and Recreation is hiring! We are seeking to fill two Strategic Advisor positions in the Recreation Division and Planning, Maintenance, & Development Division.

The job at a glance:
- Serve as liaison with other divisions, departments and outside orgs.
- Review and approve contracts
- Assist in division hiring process
- Lead development of the division’s annual budget
- Supervise other staff members
- Provide administrative and operational analysis

Please help spread the word about this opportunity and share this post!

For details or to apply, find more info here: https://fal.cn/3kqNT

Seattle Parks and Recreation is hiring! We are seeking to fill two Strategic Advisor positions in the Recreation Division and Planning, Maintenance, & Development Division.

The job at a glance:
- Serve as liaison with other divisions, departments and outside orgs.
- Review and approve contracts
- Assist in division hiring process
- Lead development of the division’s annual budget
- Supervise other staff members
- Provide administrative and operational analysis

Please help spread the word about this opportunity and share this post!

For details or to apply, find more info here: https://fal.cn/3kqNT

Timeline photos 12/07/2021

We are hiring! Seattle Parks and Recreation is looking to fill two manager positions:
- Recreation Facilities, Programs, & Youth Sports Manager
- Recreation Programming & Partnerships Manager

Join our team and help improve access to our programs with a focus on underserved and diverse communities.

Please help spread the word about this opportunity and share this post!

For details or to apply, find more info here: https://fal.cn/3kqIG

We are hiring! Seattle Parks and Recreation is looking to fill two manager positions:
- Recreation Facilities, Programs, & Youth Sports Manager
- Recreation Programming & Partnerships Manager

Join our team and help improve access to our programs with a focus on underserved and diverse communities.

Please help spread the word about this opportunity and share this post!

For details or to apply, find more info here: https://fal.cn/3kqIG

Timeline photos 12/02/2021

Calling all community members . . . Your voice is needed as we look to chart our future and improve the impact of SPR’s Virtual Programs on our communities.

Join any number of breakout groups to synergize with similarly focused constituents. Your feedback and ideas will inform the direction of the program starting in 2022.

Here are just some of the interest groups that will be attending:
· Past Participants of all ages
· Parents of TOTs
· Community Partners
· Volunteers
· Immune Compromised
· Mobility Challenged

Join us on Tuesday, December 14th at 6:30 PM - RSVP here:
https://bit.ly/sprvpsummit

#WeAreSPR

Calling all community members . . . Your voice is needed as we look to chart our future and improve the impact of SPR’s Virtual Programs on our communities.

Join any number of breakout groups to synergize with similarly focused constituents. Your feedback and ideas will inform the direction of the program starting in 2022.

Here are just some of the interest groups that will be attending:
· Past Participants of all ages
· Parents of TOTs
· Community Partners
· Volunteers
· Immune Compromised
· Mobility Challenged

Join us on Tuesday, December 14th at 6:30 PM - RSVP here:
https://bit.ly/sprvpsummit

#WeAreSPR

12/01/2021

Update - December 1st. SW Pool open at 3:00pm

We have a couple of folks out today and are working to find coverage. We were able to open at 3:00pm for regular programming.

Southwest Pool, Seattle Parks and Recreation updated their business hours. 11/30/2021

Southwest Pool, Seattle Parks and Recreation updated their business hours.

Southwest Pool, Seattle Parks and Recreation updated their business hours.

11/29/2021

Reminder -Schedule Change

Beginning Tuesday, Nov 30th,the following changes will occur to allow for the return of lessons to our program:

Tues/Thurs 3-4:30pm Lap Swim is now 3-4pm

Saturday 9:30-11am Lap Swim is now 9:30-10:30am

Thank you and we hope to see you soon.

Timeline Photos 11/24/2021

[email protected] Christmas Ships and bonfires, we missed you last year! That's why we're extra-excited to announce this schedule of bright lights, boats, Christmas carols, and Seattle Parks-hosted bonfires. They're starting this weekend! Details at https://fal.cn/3k6Nf

[email protected] Christmas Ships and bonfires, we missed you last year! That's why we're extra-excited to announce this schedule of bright lights, boats, Christmas carols, and Seattle Parks-hosted bonfires. They're starting this weekend! Details at https://fal.cn/3k6Nf

Seattle Parks and Recreation Thanksgiving holiday closures - Parkways 11/19/2021

Seattle Parks and Recreation Thanksgiving holiday closures - Parkways

Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed for one or more days in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

More info here: https://fal.cn/3jXyK

Seattle Parks and Recreation Thanksgiving holiday closures - Parkways Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed for one or more days in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. These facilities and services are CLOSED on both Thursday, Nov. 25 and Friday, Nov. 26: Community centers, including registered and drop-in programming Teen life centers Enviro...

Timeline Photos 11/17/2021

Are you 50+ and looking for fun fitness, social and art activities? Check out the new Lifelong Recreation winter brochure and choose from dozens of opportunities across the City. Yoga, dance, walking, painting, strength training & more! Registration starts 12/14.

https://fal.cn/3jV2U

Are you 50+ and looking for fun fitness, social and art activities? Check out the new Lifelong Recreation winter brochure and choose from dozens of opportunities across the City. Yoga, dance, walking, painting, strength training & more! Registration starts 12/14.

https://fal.cn/3jV2U

Southwest Pool - Parks | seattle.gov 11/11/2021

Southwest Pool - Parks | seattle.gov

Additional Public Swims Nov 12 &19

Fridays, Nov 12th & 19th 5:00-6:00pm
The two week break between the girls and boys High School swim seasons allows us to offer these two additional Public Swims this month. For info call 206-684-7440. http://www.seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/southwest-pool

-Proof of vaccination required age 12+
-45 Swimmer capacity
-Ticket sales start at 4:45pm
-Children under age 6 or 48in require adult in the water

Southwest Pool - Parks | seattle.gov West Seattle’s spot for water fun. The 25-yard pool has both high and low diving boards and a spa. A sauna and complimentary exercise machines are available on deck for patrons swimming at the pool, making it a perfect place for a great workout. The swimming lesson program at Southwest has been a ...

Arts in Parks 2022 Grant - Parkways 11/08/2021

Arts in Parks 2022 Grant - Parkways

Apply now for Arts in Parks funding! The Arts in Parks program supports new and established community festivals, art happenings and music concerts that enliven Seattle parks. These arts and culture offerings celebrate diversity, build community connections and energize parks while connecting with underserved communities.
Deadline is Wednesday, December1.
https://fal.cn/3jFN3

Arts in Parks 2022 Grant - Parkways The Office of Arts & Culture is partnering with Seattle Parks and Recreation to increase arts and community events in parks throughout the city. The Arts in Parks Program is an opportunity for the city to invest in the vibrant cultural work being done in and by diverse communities throughout Seattle...

Seattle Parks and Recreation Veterans Day Closures 2021 - Parkways 11/08/2021

Seattle Parks and Recreation Veterans Day Closures 2021 - Parkways

Seattle Parks and Recreation Veterans Day Closures 2021 - Parkways Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed Thursday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans Day. These facilities and services are CLOSED: Community centers, including registered and drop-in programming Teen life centers Environmental learning centers Indoor swimming pools Green Lake Sma...

11/04/2021

Southwest Pool and most Seattle Parks facilities will be closed in observance of Veterans' Day on Thursday, November 11th 2021.

Southwest Pool and most Seattle Parks facilities will be closed in observance of Veterans' Day on Thursday, November 11th 2021.

Timeline Photos 11/04/2021

Seattle Parks is seeking a full time Garden Manager to oversee the gardens located at the Japanese Garden, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Kubota Gardens, and Amy Yee Tennis Center. If you love beautiful natural spaces and are experienced working with partnership and contract management, as well as program management and customer service experience, please see more details and apply at https://fal.cn/3jzz5

Seattle Parks is seeking a full time Garden Manager to oversee the gardens located at the Japanese Garden, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Kubota Gardens, and Amy Yee Tennis Center. If you love beautiful natural spaces and are experienced working with partnership and contract management, as well as program management and customer service experience, please see more details and apply at https://fal.cn/3jzz5

Timeline Photos 10/25/2021

Starting October 25, all participants ages 12 and up will need to show proof of vaccination, or proof of a negative COVID-19 test, each and every time they enter an SPR facility, tennis center, community center, or pool.

Let’s keep each other safe! See here for more information: https://fal.cn/3jjnk

Starting October 25, all participants ages 12 and up will need to show proof of vaccination, or proof of a negative COVID-19 test, each and every time they enter an SPR facility, tennis center, community center, or pool.

Let’s keep each other safe! See here for more information: https://fal.cn/3jjnk

Timeline Photos 10/21/2021

Starting October 25, all participants ages 12 and up will need to show proof of vaccination, or proof of a negative COVID-19 test, each and every time they enter an SPR facility, tennis center, community center, or pool.

Let’s keep each other safe! See here for more information: https://parkways.seattle.gov/2021/10/21/proof-of-vaccination-required-for-entry-to-all-seattle-community-centers-pools-and-tennis-center-begins-monday-october-25%e2%80%af/

Starting October 25, all participants ages 12 and up will need to show proof of vaccination, or proof of a negative COVID-19 test, each and every time they enter an SPR facility, tennis center, community center, or pool.

Let’s keep each other safe! See here for more information: https://parkways.seattle.gov/2021/10/21/proof-of-vaccination-required-for-entry-to-all-seattle-community-centers-pools-and-tennis-center-begins-monday-october-25%e2%80%af/

Southwest Pool, Seattle Parks and Recreation updated their business hours. 10/20/2021

Southwest Pool, Seattle Parks and Recreation updated their business hours.

Southwest Pool, Seattle Parks and Recreation updated their business hours.

Timeline Photos 10/20/2021

Anyone who lives or works in the West Seattle area is now eligible for free rides with @KCMetroBus, @SoundTransit, Seattle Streetcar and even e-scooter and bike shares! Take the pledge to #FlipYourTrip today by visiting https://fal.cn/3jceK.

Anyone who lives or works in the West Seattle area is now eligible for free rides with @KCMetroBus, @SoundTransit, Seattle Streetcar and even e-scooter and bike shares! Take the pledge to #FlipYourTrip today by visiting https://fal.cn/3jceK.

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Seattle, WA
98126

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Family Change Room Pool size: 25 yard/6 lane 1M diving board 3M diving board 102 degree Therapy Spa Sauna Pool Temperature: 85 degrees ADA Lift and Portable Access Stairs

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Monday 12pm - 8pm
Tuesday 12pm - 7:30pm
Wednesday 12pm - 8pm
Thursday 12pm - 7:30pm
Friday 12pm - 6pm
Saturday 9:30am - 2pm
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