Roxhill Park Community Events

We are working with Seattle Parks and Recreation to improve the social climate of Roxhill Park with activities for community - seniors, kids, families.

The Parks Commons Program is an opportunity for community members and Seattle Parks and Recreation to work collaboratively to improve the social climate of a neighborhood park. While every park and every neighborhood are unique, generally improvements can be achieved by identifying new activities which both increase usage of the park and enrich the life of the neighborhood. There are three areas o

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seattle.greencitypartnerships.org 11/15/2019

seattle.greencitypartnerships.org

JOIN US TOMORROW!
Replant Party in Roxhill Park!

Replanting Fire Damaged Peat Cell 3
Saturday, November 16th @ 10am, rain or shine
We need 8 more volunteers to help with 4-inch group plantings.

Soil will be very easy to work. Training, shovels and refreshments will be provided.
Register: https://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/15313/

Two years after the underground peat fire in Roxhill Park, the community has successfully organized with the Green Seattle Partnership, the delivery of 300 native grasses, ferns and perennial plants to restore the damaged area.

RoxhillPark.org is seeking at least 20 volunteers to assist with planting on Saturday, November 16th. Bring gardening gloves and wear warm outdoor clothing. Shovels, warm drinks and snacks will be provided.

We’ll meet near the restroom and parking lot along 29th Ave SW, across the street from 9227 29th Ave SW. If you arrive a little later, the planting site can easily be found looking directly east from the playground and parking lot.

Register here for a head count and more details about the location.

seattle.greencitypartnerships.org If you are under 18 and attending the event without a parent or guardian, please come to the event with the waiver below signed by a parent or guardian.

seattle.greencitypartnerships.org 11/13/2019

seattle.greencitypartnerships.org

Be A Champion for Your Community! Replant Party in Roxhill Park is Three Days Away!

Replanting Fire Damaged Peat Cell 3
Saturday, November 16th @ 10am, rain or shine

We need 8 more volunteers to help with 4-inch group plantings.

Soil will be very easy to work. Training, shovels and refreshments will be provided.

REGISTER HERE: https://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/15313/

Two years after the underground peat fire in Roxhill Park, the community has successfully organized with the Green Seattle Partnership, the delivery of 300 native grasses, ferns and perennial plants to restore the damaged area.

RoxhillPark.org is seeking at least 20 volunteers to assist with planting on Saturday, November 16th. Bring gardening gloves and wear warm outdoor clothing. Shovels, warm drinks and snacks will be provided.

We’ll meet near the restroom and parking lot along 29th Ave SW, across the street from 9227 29th Ave SW. If you arrive a little later, the planting site can easily be found looking directly east from the playground and parking lot.

Register here for a head count and more details about the location.

seattle.greencitypartnerships.org If you are under 18 and attending the event without a parent or guardian, please come to the event with the waiver below signed by a parent or guardian.

mailchi.mp 11/06/2019

Replanting Fire Damaged Peat Cell 3 in Roxhill Park: Volunteers Needed!

https://mailchi.mp/2277e625be78/yvyc2019-4665545

mailchi.mp Two years after the underground peat fire in Roxhill Park, the community has successfully organized with the Green Seattle Partnership, the delivery of 300 native grasses, ferns and perennial plants to restore the damaged area.   RoxhillPark.org is seeking at least 20 volunteers to assist with plan...

10/12/2019

Preparing Peat Cell 3 for the planting of 365 plants. Mark your calendar to help us plant on November 16.

seattle.greencitypartnerships.org 09/09/2019

seattle.greencitypartnerships.org

Join us on Saturday to meet neighbors, remove invasive plants, and clean up litter. The park covers a large area including a bog/wetlands and we are always looking for more hands to help keep the park beautiful for the whole community.

Sign up here:
https://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/15311/

seattle.greencitypartnerships.org The development of CEDAR was made possible through a grant from the USDA Forest Service, Urban and Community Forestry Program.

westsideseattle.com 09/04/2019

Learn more about this West Seattle Bog! | Westside Seattle

Interested in the history of the bog of Roxhll Park? Join us September 21st.

westsideseattle.com The Roxhill Bog is the stie of a class Sept. 21 where you can learn more about this unique local spot and our ecology. File photo by Patrick Robinson Mon, 09/02/2019 information from EarthCorps Join EarthCorps and the City of Seattle's Parks Commons Program to learn about the ecology and history of....

seattle.surveymonkey.com 08/15/2019

SPR Strategic Plan Survey

What changes would you like to see in Roxhill Park? Maybe a community center or common gathering place? Maybe more accessible trails? Please take this survey. https://seattle.surveymonkey.com/r/PMYQZXW

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surveymonkey.com 07/27/2019

Delridge Triangle Redesign Project: Online Feedback #2

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DelridgeTriangle
Last Call! Delridge Triangle survey closes Sunday.

Over the past several months, The Friends of the Delridge Triangle and community members have worked with the contracted landscape architects Makers, to gather and create a community generated plan to redevelop the Delridge Triangle at 9201 Delridge Ave SW.
Check out the key ideas in support of a safe and accessible urban green space and let us know what you think!
The final of feedback for this phase of the project will close Sunday night, July 28th.

surveymonkey.com We need your 5 minutes of your time to hear your thoughts about the community design of the Delridge Triangle.

[06/08/19]   Good News - the climbing net will be back. Bad News - it is being specially made in Germany and will be 6-8 weeks longer.

roxhillpark.wordpress.com 05/30/2019

Pacific Chorus Frogs Return

What a sound! Pacific Chorus Frogs have returned to the Roxhill Bog!

roxhillpark.wordpress.com Today’s post is written by a special friend of Roxhill Park, Jeanie Murphy Ouellette who works as Public Education Program Specialist at Camp Long. On April 20th, 2019, just in time for the D…

05/08/2019

Thanks to our tireless volunteers we working on our Summer 2019 Community Programming - and we need your help!

Please donate at least $10 to Roxhill Park and we'll be matched $100 by our Fiscal Sponsors The Seattle Parks Foundation.

Donate Here: https://www.givebig2019.org/Roxhill-Park

Our tireless volunteers are working hard to bring Free Community Building Events to You but we need your help as a donor to make it happen!

Please consider a donation of at least $10,
and we'll be matched $100!

goodnewsnetwork.org 04/10/2019

Stressed? New Study Says You Simply Need a 20-Minute ‘Nature Pill’

Just 20-30 minutes in nature will help stress. No need to go far, Roxhill Park has trails, ponds, trees, flowers, and birds.

goodnewsnetwork.org This new study suggests that healthcare practitioners can definitively prescribe 20-minute “nature pills” to soothe their stressed-out patients.

parkways.seattle.gov 03/30/2019

Seattle Parks and Recreation is seeking providers to offer programs through the Summer Expanded Recreation Program - Parkways

Do you know someone who could provide culturally relevant, safe, active & reliable programs to the community at Roxhill Park through the Summer Expanded Recreation Program. The program runs July 8 to August 24, 2019 at park sites across Seattle. RFP deadline is April 26. https://parkways.seattle.gov/2019/03/29/seattle-parks-and-recreation-is-seeking-providers-to-offer-programs-through-the-summer-expanded-recreation-program/

parkways.seattle.gov Programs will take place at park sites across Seattle this summer Seattle Parks and Recreation is seeking individuals, groups, or organizations to provide culturally relevant, safe, active and reliable programs to the community through the Summer Expanded Recreation Program. The focus of the Summer....

apm.activecommunities.com 03/29/2019

Roxhill Park Sound Steps Walk

Our Friday Walks are now part of the Seattle Parks Sound Steps program. It is still free but please sign up so we can know to expect you!

apm.activecommunities.com Description: Join the Roxhill Park Champions for a walk on the Longfellow Creek Trail, through Roxhill Park on a .5 mile loop - stop there or continue on for another loop for 1 mile total. Roxhill Park and the wetlands require regular attention to help the wildlife and plant life to thrive. Help ke...

03/22/2019

Hiding these treasures (in plain sight) in the park during our Friday walk. If you find one, post a pic, keep or rehide for someone else.

03/10/2019

You're Invited! Community Design Workshop for the Delridge Triangle, (9200 Delridge @ Barton St SW)

You are invited to a community design meeting on Saturday, March 23, from 10am-12noon at the Highland Park Improvement Club,1116 SW Holden St- 98106

The meeting is open to all community members, businesses & organizations in the area.

Doors will open at 9:45am Snacks, professional childcare with guided activities as well as interpreters will be provided.

We need your voice! Please take a very short survey of what you would like to see in the space, here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FDT032019

Learn more about this project: DelridgeTriangle.org

time.com 03/02/2019

Spending Just 20 Minutes in a Park Makes You Happier. Here's What Else Being Outside Can Do for Your Health

Spend some time in Roxhill Park this weekend......for your health. http://time.com/5539942/green-space-health-wellness/

time.com Doctors are harnessing the power of parks

02/18/2019

Roxhill Park Feb Update Newsletter has arrived! https://mailchi.mp/c88a855cebec/roxhill-park-feb-2019-update

02/11/2019

Hope you got out into Roxhill Park this weekend!

Untitled Album 02/10/2019

Snow Days! Time to play in Roxhill Park!

Snow Days! Time to play in Roxhill Park!

[02/08/19]   Due to the Winter Storm Warning and inclement weather forecasts, the Friday Walk in the Park and Monthly Work Party on Saturday will be cancelled. Keep safe and warm, everyone! 💨❄️

01/25/2019

Painted Rocks hidden in Roxhill Park. If you find you can keep or rehide. Post a pic here.

mailchi.mp 01/15/2019

Looking ahead for 2019: Roxhill Park is Getting Better and Better for Everyone!

First newsletter of the year! We've accomplished quite a bit and are full speed ahead in 2019! https://mailchi.mp/6994c454f561/looking-ahead-for-2019-roxhill-park-is-getting-better-and-better-for-everyone

mailchi.mp Less than one year ago, a handful of neighbors got together with Seattle Parks to focus on three Goals: To Build Community, Increase Safety and Support Stewardship of our beloved Roxhill Park.  We started small, and scrappy, and at a loss where to begin!Check out what we've accomplished in 2018 and...

01/01/2019

Thank you to our friends, neighbors, donors and partners for all your help to keep our park fun, safe and clean in 2018. Looking forward to more in 2019.

If you find one of these rocks let us know here or @pnwrocks. Feel free to keep, give or rehide.

11/29/2018

Thanks to everyone that donated to Roxhill Park this #GivingTuesday! It was a successful campaign and we unlocked our $1000 bonus!

11/27/2018

It's #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving!

Help us unlock $1,000! We need only 15 donations, of any amount, in order to receive $1,000 from Seattle Parks Foundation.

Donate now: Click on SUPPORT THIS PROJECT at https://www.seattleparksfoundation.org/project/roxhill-park/

Please give what you can to help support our park. in 2019 we plan more family activities and increased management of the trails, wetlands, trees and plants.

11/20/2018

#GivingTuesday is in ONE WEEK! Donate to Roxhill Park Champions on November 27, to help support the all-volunteer Roxhill Park Champions to cover budget gaps or non-qualifying expenses in our grant-funded projects.

Unlock $1,000! Our fiscal sponsor, Seattle Parks Foundation, has created a $1,000 challenge opportunity if we receive gifts—of any size—from at least fifteen (15) unique donors on #GivingTuesday.

Bookmark this link and come back on November 27. https://www.seattleparksfoundation.org/project/roxhill-park/

09/20/2018

Need to stretch those legs? Join us Friday at 9:00 am in Roxhill Park by restrooms for a 30-45 minute trail walk.

09/04/2018

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app.letsgroopit.com 09/01/2018

Roxhill Park Champions

Look what was parked at the park yesterday! It is a camp/school on wheels. Called The Tangent Bus, it is “a community-driven alternative experiential education program supporting equity in access for all learners. It's like the Magic School Bus with WiFi.” Kids, 7-13, were building with lasers, learning Dungeons And Dragons, watching an episode of Cosmos and running around the park. The Tangent Initiative

app.letsgroopit.com Look what was parked at the park yesterday. It is a camp/school on wheels. Called The Tangent Bus, it is “a community-driven alternative experiential education program supporting equity in access for all learners. It's like the Magic School Bus with WiFi.” Kids, 7-13, were building with lasers, ...

08/27/2018

Thank You to All who turned out to enjoy our first outdoor movie. Wall-E! Everyone did a GREAT job picking up after the show was over. And how fun was it to say hello and sit with to all the familiar faces of people we see in Roxhill Park!

08/20/2018

This Friday Night! Come see this little guy starring in the classic movie, Wall-E, on the lawn of Roxhill Park. Film starts at 8:15 pm.

app.letsgroopit.com 08/16/2018

Roxhill Park Champions

Congratulations to our tireless volunteers for applying and advocating. Roxhill Park wins $88k for trail improvements!

app.letsgroopit.com Roxhill Park wins 2018 Your Voice Your Choice, Parks & Streets Grant! Details reported by the West Seattle Blog: https://westseattleblog.com/2018/08/followup-see-which-projects-won-the-your-voice-your-choice-vote/

08/09/2018

Roxhill Park Community Events's cover photo

08/08/2018

Save the date August 24th!

About Roxhill Park Activites Program

We’re working in collaboration with Seattle Parks and Recreation.

The Parks Commons Program is an opportunity for community members to work collaboratively with Seattle Parks and Recreation to improve the social climate of our neighborhood park.

What would you like to see?

Evert park and every neighborhood are unique. Improvements for Roxhill Park will be achieved in two ways:

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2850 SW Roxbury St
Seattle, WA
98126

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Monday 6am - 10pm
Tuesday 6am - 10pm
Wednesday 6am - 10pm
Thursday 6am - 10pm
Friday 6am - 10pm
Saturday 6am - 10pm
Sunday 6am - 10pm
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