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Spring 2019

REGISTER ONLINE

BurienParks.net OR CALL 206.988.3700

Summer Camps PAGES 11-13

New Felt Art Classes PAGE 16


Parenting Classes, page 9

New Destinations for Senior Travel, page 26-27

BURIEN RECREATION GUIDE

SPRING 2019

Seahurst Picnic Shelter Rentals, page 33

Registration Information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30

RENTAR LAS INSTALACIONES O PARA UN PROGRAMA

Families & All Ages. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

¿SABÍA USTED que puede rentar el Centro

Parent & Child. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Preschool. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Youth. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

Teen. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

Specialized Recreation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15

Adult Art. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Adult Enrichment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

Adult Fitness. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Travel for 50+ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26

Comunitario o los cobertizos para picnics en el Parque Seahurst para su reunión familiar? Ofrecemos también una amplia gama de clases para todo el mundo, desde los más chicos hasta los adultos mayores. Si no habla inglés, lo podemos atender más rápido si trae un amigo o familiar que le pueda interpretar. Visite el Centro Comunitario en el 14700 6th Ave SW en Burien de lunes a jueves de las 8:30 AM a las 8:00 PM, viernes de las 8:30 AM a las 5:00 PM, y sábados de las 8:00 AM a las 12:00 PM.

Adults 50+ Services & Programs . . . . . . . . . . . 28

¿NO HABLA INGLÉS? Ver las pagina 39.

Park Directory. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR LOW-INCOME YOUTH

Community Center Rental Information. . . . . . . 37

> Pay 50% less than the listed fee if your family qualifies for free/reduced lunches

Seahurst Shelter Rentals. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33

Performing Arts. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

> Must be a Burien resident > Call 206.988.3700 for information

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Buy local, buy handmade, buy sustainable, buy one of a kind...

MOSHIER SPRING

POTTERY

SALE Saturday, May 4th 10:00am–3:00pm Moshier Art Center 430 S 156th St, Burien Twice a year the potters at the Moshier Community Art Center gather to sell their handmade wares. Come to this amazing sale to find hundreds of items such as mugs, bowls, serving dishes, casseroles, garden art, jewelry, planters, and more! Come early for the best selection. Cash or checks accepted.

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Scavenger Hunt!

Family

Fun Run

Town Square Park

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 5:30pm–8:00pm

Check in 5:30pm, Run 6:30-7:30pm, Raffle 7:30pm

FREE

Scavenger hunt style race for runners and walkers of all ages. Get ready because the 60 minute dash starts at 6:30pm when the map of local businesses holding raffle tickets is revealed. The goal is to get as many raffle tickets as possible and return before 7:30pm when the raffle starts.

Raffle prizes for all ages!

All Ages • FREE • Town Square Park, 400 SW 152nd St

Arbor & Earth Day Celebration

Arbor Lake Park, 12380 2nd Ave S, Burien Friday, April 19 from 1:30–3:30 p.m. The City of Burien will be celebrating both Arbor & Earth Day at Arbor Lake Park. The event will include an Arbor Day ceremony and tree planting at 1:30 p.m. After the ceremony, attendees can help celebrate Earth Day with a short park clean-up and installation of native plants. For more information, please contact lisaa@burienwa.gov or call 206.988.3702.

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FAMILY & ALL AGES

Toddler Time Free with ESC An Environmental Science Center naturalist will share the natural wonders of our area with toddlers through outdoor exploration, storytime, song, science activities and crafts. Join us in a fun environment with seasonal themes that foster a lifelong love of nature! For ages 2-4, but family members are welcome.

Wednesdays 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. at Environmental Science Center* *Last Wednesday of the month at Burien Library.

at Seahurst Park, 1600 SW Seahurst Park Rd EnvScienceCenter.org • 206.248.4266

GARDEN PLOTS AVAILABLE Starting March 1

NEW START COMMUNITY GARDEN 614 SW 120th St

Register now for your 115 sq ft plot which provides compost-rich soil and full-day sunlight exposure. Plots are $25/each.

BURIEN COMMUNITY GARDENS 437 SW 144th St

Here’s your chance to get a 75 square foot plot. Each space offers compost-rich soil and full day sun exposure.

Information and applications are available in the school office Monday–Friday, 10:30am–4:00pm or call 206.631.7750. Please return your garden application and payment to: New Start Community Garden, 614 SW 120th Street, Burien, WA 98146.

Plots available on first-come, first-served basis and are available for use from April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020. Cost is $25 and 8 hours of volunteer service is required during the year. Limited to one plot per city resident household.

www.highlineschools.org/domain/1962

Information and applications burienwa.gov/communitygarden or call 206.988.3700. Returning gardeners register by March 1st New gardener registration begins on March 4th.

RD=Resident Discount

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FAMILY & ALL AGES

Burien Walks & Stays Healthy! LOCAL WALKING PATHS & TRAILS

Caminos y Senderos Peatonales en los Vecindarios EASY Join Burien neighbors and others to walk and talk for fun conversation and exercise. Walking allows you to get the kinks out, clear the cobwebs, change your outlook, and get a body that feels and functions better!

Gravel surface & minimal distance Hazel Valley Park

251 SW 126th • .25 mile paved

Lake Burien School Park

14640 18th Ave SW • .25 mile flat gravel loop

Lakeview Park

422 SW 160th • .20 mile gravel loop

Miller Creek Trail

14455 Des Moines Memorial Dr • .5 mile paved

Puget Sound Park

135 SW 126th Street • .5 mile cinder track

Sylvester Middle School Track

16222 Sylvester Rd SW • .25 mile track

1st Sunday of every month at 2:00pm

MODERATE

Non-gravel surface, more distance, & some inclines Mathison Park

533 S 146th • .25 mile loop trail

Salmon Creek Ravine

12540 Shorewood Dr SW • 1.9 miles of trails

3rd Wednesday of the month, times may vary

MODERATE to HIGH Each month’s meet-up location and walking route will be posted on WABI website a few days before the walk. Walks go rain or shine.

www.WabiBurien.org info@WabiBurien.org

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Longer distance, steep inclines, and/or uneven surfaces Seahurst Park

1600 SW Seahurst Dr SW Nature Trail: .75 mile Service Road Trail: 1.15 miles North Shoreline Trail: .4 mile South Shoreline Trail: .3 mile

Free Online Registration!


PRESCHOOL ALL AGES

PARENT & CHILD

TAE KWON DO

MOMMY/DADDY & ME SOCCER

Learn self-defense, get a great workout, and have lots of fun! This class teaches non-contact (traditional) Tae Kwon Do and focuses on these 5 tenets: courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self control, and indomitable spirit, in class and in daily life. Tae Kwon Do will help you increase your confidence, flexibility, balance, strength, and control of your body. Families are strongly encouraged to train together. Wear comfortable clothes that allow you to move. Uniform and testing fees are additional. Age: 6 yrs and up Fee: $111 / RD $105 Classes: 21 #930 Apr 15-Jun 26 M/W 6:00pm–7:00pm BCC Seahurst Banquet Hall Instr: Dustin Dacuan

Introduce your toddler to the world’s most popular sport! As you and your child participate in our fun age-appropriate activities together, your child will be developing their large motor skills and socialization skills. The fun happens on the field, and in Mommy/ Daddy & Me Soccer parents are a part of the action! Each child receives a Kidz Love Soccer jersey! Age: 2-3yrs

Fee: $76 / RD $69

Classes: 5

#937 Apr 18-May 16 Th 4:00pm-4:30pm #938 May 30-Jun 27 Th 4:00pm-4:30pm Lake Burien Park Instr: Kidz Love Soccer

Adventure Pals Join us in Burien for a fun, parent/child playgroup for children ages 24-36 Months. Enjoy time together singing, learning, and getting messy in an inclusive playgroup led by an early childhood specialist. Children will develop friendships with a variety of peers, including peers with special needs.

> Public Swims

Classes run one time a week in 6-9 week sessions

> Water Exercise > Family Swims

»» Register for the morning OR the mid-day class, on Monday OR Wednesday. »» Registration opens 2 weeks prior to the start of each session. »» Registration forms and payment in full are due prior to the start of each session.

Session 2 Mar 4-Apr 11 Mar 4-Apr 11 Mar 6-Apr 24

Fee: $56 M M W

Classes: 8 9:30am–11:00am 11:30am–1:00pm 11:45am–1:15pm

Session 3 May 6-Jun 17* May 6-Jun 17*

Fee: $42 M M

Classes: 6 9:30am–11:00am 11:30am–1:00pm

May 8-Jun 19 *No class on 5/27

Fee: $49 W

Classes: 7 11:45am–1:15pm

> Lessons for all ages

> Lap Swims > KING Aquatics Club Evergreen Community Pool is a beautiful facility located next to the Evergreen High School campus and athletic field complex at the south end of White Center.

If you are interested, please contact Anna H at Children’s Therapy Center in Burien, 253-216-0720 or annah@ctckids.org, to register.

RD=Resident Discount

606 SW 116th St. Seattle, WA 98146 www.evergreenpool.org 206.588.2297

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PRESCHOOL SPORTS

Burien Co-op Preschool

Tot Soccer

Chase the ball! Tot Soccer focuses on helping kids develop their large motor skills through skill demonstrations and entertaining games like Bug in the House! These games build skill and self-esteem and prepare tots to start running and kicking-just like the big kids! Each participant receives a Kidz Love Soccer jersey! Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

Experience the power of PLAY with your child in a developmentally appropriate cooperative preschool. Program meets September to May.

INFORMATION/REGISTER: www.BurienCo-op.org or 206.241.6714

Day Programs FIREFLIES 1’s Tuesdays 9:45–11:15am $40/month

OTTERS 3’s Tue/Wed/Thur 9:30–11:30am $115/month

DRAGONFLIES 2’s Wed/Thurs 9:45–11:45am $80/month

ORCAS 4’s Tue/Wed/Thur 12:15–2:45pm $125/month

Students must meet age requirement by August 31 of current school year.

Community Center Annex 425 SW 144th St • Registration fee: $50

Age: 3-4yrs Fee: $78 / RD $69 Classes: 5 #939 Apr 18-May 16 Th 4:40pm-5:10pm #1186 May 30-Jun27 Th 4:40pm-5:10pm Lake Burien Park Instr: Kidz Love Soccer

Pre Ballet

Pre Soccer

DANCE

Calling all little ballerinas. Learn ballet through creative movement and games to classical music. Students will learn rhythm, flexibility, ballet vocabulary and basic positions while focusing on being expressive through their movement and imagination. Dress code: leotards, tights or leggings and leather bottom ballet shoes. Must be potty-trained. Age: 3–5 yrs Fee: $46 / RD $40 Classes: 5 #920 Apr 17-May 15 W 5:30pm-6:15pm #921 Apr 18-May 16 Th 4:30pm–5:15pm #923 May 29-Jun 26 W 5:30pm-6:15pm #926 May 30-Jun 27 Th 4:30pm-5:15pm BCC Manhattan Room Instr: New City Dance Co.

FOR CRAWLERS TO 5 YEARS OLD TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 10AM –12PM Program ends April 25th Burien Community Center 14700 6th Ave SW, 98166 206.988.3700 DROP IN $2 per child (Cash only)

Pre Ballet/Tap

Can’t decide between ballet or tap? Why not try both? Students will have fun exploring the gracefulness of ballet and the upbeat rhythm of tap. Dress code: leotards, tights or leggings, tap shoes and leather bottom ballet shoes. Must be potty-trained. Age: 3–5 yrs Fee: $46 / RD $40 Classes: 5 #919 Apr 17-May 15 W 4:30pm-5:15pm #922 May 29-Jun 26 W 4:30pm-5:15pm BCC Manhattan Room Instr: New City Dance Co.

PUNCH CARDS AVAILABLE $20 for 10 visits Visa, MasterCard, & Cash accepted

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Kick and Pass! Pre-Soccer helps youngsters develop a lifelong love of soccer while they begin to learn playing on a team. Our curriculum includes energetic, all-inclusive games that teach young kids the basics about playing with a group. Kids begin learning the fundamentals of good sportsmanship through sharing, passing and being aware of other players. Each participant receives a Kidz Love Soccer jersey! Shin guards are required after the first meeting. Age: 4 - 5 yrs Fee: $78 / RD $69 Classes: 5 #941 Apr 18-May 16 Th 5:10pm-5:45pm #942 May 30-Jun 27 Th 5:10pm-5:45pm Lake Burien Park Instr: Kidz Love Soccer

Lil’ Hoopers

This class will cover the basics of passing, dribbling, shooting, running/agility as well as basic rules of the game. Children will learn teamwork and sportsmanship. Children should be prepared to have fun and wear comfortable clothes and appropriate sports shoes. Bring a water bottle. Age: 4–5 yrs Fee: $40 / RD $34 Classes: 4 #931 Apr 29-May 20 M 3:30pm-4:15pm BCC Seahurst Banquet Hall Instr: Eric Christianson PRESCHOOL PARENT ATTENDANCE POLICY For most preschool classes, parents are encouraged to attend the first day of class unless otherwise stated in the class description. Parents are discouraged from attending all other classes so that their child can completely focus on the class content.

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PRESCHOOL SUMMER CAMPS A Camping We Will Go

Preschool Day Camp is for the fun-loving camper ages 4 to 6. In this half-day camp, they will explore, create, and play indoor & outdoor games, art projects, songs and creative movement. Snack will be provided. Children must be potty-trained. Age: 4 - 6 yrs Fee: $116 / RD $110 Classes: 4 #988 Jun 24-Jun 27 M-Th 9:00am-12:00pm Dottie Harper House

Mini-Hawks Multi-Sport Camp Preschool Sports Skills

This class is great for developing beginning sports skills. Children will get an introduction to basketball, flag football, soccer, and track and field. They will practice listening skills, how to follow directions and improve their eye-to-hand coordination, balance and muscle control. Games will be played in a safe, non-contact and noncompetitive environment. Perfect for building confidence, making new friends, and learning the importance of teamwork! Bring a water bottle. Age: 4–5 yrs Fee: $40 / RD $34 Classes: 4 #932 Apr 29-May 20 M 4:30pm-5:15pm BCC Seahurst Banquet Hall Instr: Eric Christianson #933 Jun 03-Jun 24 M 4:30pm-5:15pm Annex Com. Center Park Instr: Eric Christianson

T-Ball

It’s time to ‘T’ it up with tee-ball for boys and girls! The goal of this program is to develop hand eye coordination by teaching the players basic skills for hitting and catching and running the bases! Participants will experience team building and social interaction while having fun with the sport of baseball. Parents will also learn techniques to encourage their kids and practice with them at home. Participant needs a mitt and water bottle.

Skyhawk multi-sport programs are tailored to your child’s age and skill level while teaching life lessons such as respect and teamwork. Children will learn the rules and essential skills of each sport (soccer, baseball, & flag football). Bring a snack and water bottle each day. Age: 4 - 6 yrs Fee: $111 / RD $105 Classes: 4 #992 Jul 08-Jul 11 M-Th 9:00am-12:00pm Chelsea Field Instr: Skyhawks

Parenting Classes Peaceful Parenting

This class is designed for mothers of young children to help them get a handle on that phase of life. Various parenting techniques and methods are covered, with time for Q&A. This series is taught by a Health Coach of twin two-year olds. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $10/ RD $8 #1009 Apr 11 Th #1016 Apr 25 Th #1017 May 09 Th #1018 May 23 Th #1020 Jun 27 Th BCC Chelsea Rm

Classes: 1 9:30am-10:30am 9:30am-10:30am 9:30am-10:30am 9:30am-10:30am 9:30am-10:30am Instr: Sarah Gimel

Lego Camp

Preschool Day Camp is for the fun-loving camper ages 4 to 6. In this half-day camp, they will explore, create, and play indoor & outdoor games, art projects, songs and creative movement. Snack will be provided. Children must be potty-trained. Age: 4 - 6 yrs Fee: $116 / RD $110 Classes: 4 #989 Jul 29-Aug 01 M-Th 9:00am-12:00pm Dottie Harper House

Science Fun

Preschool Day Camp is for the fun-loving camper ages 4 to 6. In this half-day camp, they will explore, create, and play indoor & outdoor games, art projects, songs and creative movement. Snack will be provided. Children must be potty-trained.

Balance for the Developing Brain

This class is designed for parents of school-age children to help educate them on natural and easy ways to stimulate healthy brain development in their kids, especially kids with ADHD and sensory issues. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $10/ RD $8 Classes: 1 #1010 Apr 18 Th 10:30am-11:30am #1011 May 16 Th 10:30am-11:30am #1012 Jun 20 Th 10:30am-11:30am BCC Chelsea Rm Instr: Dr. Patrick Gorrell

Age: 4 - 6 yrs Fee: $116 / RD $110 Classes: 4 #990 Aug 19-Aug 22 M-Th 9:00am-12:00pm Dottie Harper House

Age: 4–5 yrs Fee: $40 / RD $34 Classes: 4 #934 Jun 03-Jun 24 M 3:30pm-4:15pm Annex Com Center Park Instr: Eric Christianson

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YOUTH ART

SPORTS

Tin Love Boxes

Basketball Basics

Age: 8 yrs and up Fee: $40 Classes: 1 #1057 Apr 27 Sat 10:00am-12:00pm MAC Multipurpose Room Instr: Amaranta Sandys

Age: 5 - 7 yrs Fee: $52 / RD $48 Classes: 8 #935 Apr 15-Jun 10 M 6:00pm-6:45pm Sylvester MS Main Gym

During this class, surprise your special person by making a mixedmedia Love Box to express your feelings of appreciation. Participants will learn how to sculpt a heart or hearts that will be incorporated into a reclaimed tin box. Decorate and personalize your tin box with paper, metal gears, tissue paper, paint, and fabric. All supplies provided.

This class is an excellent opportunity to learn or improve on basketball skills such as passing, dribbling, shooting, running/agility as well as basic rules of the game. Children will learn training and conditioning as well as teamwork and sportsmanship. Children should be prepared to have fun and wear comfortable clothes and appropriate sports shoes. Bring a water bottle. No class 5/27.

Level Up- Basketball Training

This class is an excellent opportunity for children to learn or improve on basketball skills such as passing, dribbling, shooting, running/agility as well as basic rules of the game. Children will learn training and conditioning as well as teamwork and sportsmanship. Children should be prepared to have fun and wear comfortable clothes and appropriate sports shoes. No class 5/27.

Adventures in Art

Explore the world of art through painting, drawing, collage, clay and more. Artists will be adventurous and use their imaginations, along with the elements of art and design to create work that expresses their individual artistic flair. This is creative, messy fun, so please dress accordingly! Returning students welcome. All supplies provided. Age: 7–11 yrs Fee: $75 #1008 May 07-Jun 11 Tu MAC Multipurpose Room

Classes: 6 4:30pm–6:00pm Instr: Debbie Thoma

Kid’s Clay

Pinch, roll, coil, and paint your original artwork in this fun and messy class. Learn all the basics of handbuilding each week as you learn a different way to play with clay! Complete your one-of-a-kind pieces with colorful slips and glazes. All supplies provided. Age: 6–10 yrs Fee: $88 #1055 May 09-Jun 20 Th MAC Handbuilding Room

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Classes: 7 4:00pm-5:30pm Instr: Sally Anderson

Age: 7 - 10 yrs Fee: $52 / RD $48 Classes: 8 #936 Apr 15-Jun 10 M 7:00pm-7:45pm Sylvester MS Main Gym

Soccer 1

Players will learn dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, and defense. Fun skill games are played at every session and every participant will have a ball at his or her feet. Small-sided soccer matches will be introduced gradually. Perfect for first time players while being fun and engaging for kids with some experience. All participants receive a soccer jersey! Shin guards are required after the first meeting. Age: 5 - 6 yrs Fee: $78 / RD $69 Classes: 5 #943 Apr 18-May 16 Th 5:45pm-6:30pm #944 May 30-Jun 27 Th 5:45pm-6:30pm Lake Burien Park Instr: Kidz Love Soccer

Soccer 2: Skillz & Scrimmages

Kidz will have a great time while developing core soccer skills like dribbling, passing and shooting in a team play format. Each class include individual skill building and scrimmages to develop teamwork and position play. All levels are welcome to come enjoy the world’s most popular game! All participants receive a soccer jersey! Shin guards are required after the first meeting. Age: 7 - 10 yrs

Fee: $78 / RD $69

#945 Apr 18-May 16 #947 May 30-Jun 27 Lake Burien Park

Th Th

6:30pm-7:15pm 6:30pm-7:15pm Instr: Kidz Love Soccer

SUMMER CAMPS Skateboard Camp

Come shred with us! The diverse and dedicated staff of Skate Like a Girl are ready to get your young ripper rolling with the basics of pushing and cruising, or take their skills to new heights! Bring your pads and helmet if you have them. Otherwise gear (helmet/ pads/skateboard) is available. Also bring a snack and water. Age: 5 - 12 yrs Fee: $170 / RD $162 Classes: 5 #948 Jul 08-12 M-F 9:00am-12:00pm #949 Aug 26-30 M-F 9:00am-12:00pm ACC Skate Park Instr: Skate Like A Girl

YOUTH PARENT ATTENDANCE POLICY For most youth classes, parents are encouraged to attend the first day of class unless otherwise stated in the class description. Parents are discouraged from attending all other classes so that their child can completely focus on the class content.

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Classes: 5

Free Online Registration!


Skyhawks Multi-Sports Camp

Skyhawk multi-sport programs are tailored to your child’s age and skill level while teaching life lessons such as respect and teamwork. Children will learn the rules and essential skills of each sport (soccer, baseball, & flag football). Bring a snack and water bottle each day. Age: 7 - 12 yrs Fee: $111 / RD $105 Classes: 4 #991 Jul 08-11 M-Th 9:00am-12:00pm Parks Chelsea Field Instr: Skyhawks

Ultimate Frisbee Camp

A fun & effective way to learn Ultimate Frisbee. Participants will develop the skills and field sense starting with the basic throws & catches, progressing through skills development games and finishing with an understanding of the game & its focus on sportsmanship. Grass field cleats will be helpful. Bring a water bottle and snack each day. Age: 6-12 yrs Fee: $129 / RD $122 Classes: 5 #1125 Jul 29-Aug 02 M-F 9:30am-12:00pm Lake Burien Park Instr: Paul Illian

Cooking Camp

We will create a different meal/treat each day. Learn some basic skills and health knowledge. Each child will enjoy a delicious lunch they prepared together as a class. Please bring your own apron and a willingness to try. Age: 7 - 12 yrs Fee: $116 / RD $110 Classes: 5 #1033 Aug 05-09 M-F 10:00am-12:00pm Dottie Harper House Instr: Kaitlin Melgoza

Basketball Camp

Skyhawk basketball programs are tailored to your child’s age and skill level while teaching life lessons such as respect and teamwork. Children will learn the rules and essential skills of the sport. Bring a lunch, snack, and a water bottle for each day. Age: 7 - 12 yrs Fee: $146 / RD $139 Classes: 4 #950 Aug 12-15 M-Th 9:00am-2:30pm Normandy Park Rec Center Instr: Skyhawks

Spring Break

PAC WEST LITTLE LEAGUE

Ages: 4–18 yrs • March–June and Fall www.pacwestlittleleague.com • 206.243.9229

TEE-BALL AND COACH PITCH LEAGUES

Kid’s Clay Camp: Hidden Functions

Learn how to make functional pottery that hides out as other everyday objects. Make a jar that looks like a hamburger, or a mug that looks like a boot! Use hand building techniques and colorful underglazes to make useful pieces of art that look like almost anything else. All supplies provided. Age: 7–11 yrs Fee: $99 Classes: 5 #509 Apr 8–12 M–F 1:00pm–3:00pm MAC Multipurpose Room Instr: Eliane Medina

LEGO Camp

Calling all LEGO fans! Whether your child is new to LEGO or on their way to becoming a Master Builder, our LEGO Adventure Camp will help them take their skills to the next level. From the deepest mines to a galaxy far, far away, we’ll explore a variety of themes, scales, and building techniques. All supplies provided. Age: 6–14 yrs Fee: $110 / RD $105 Classes: 5 #288 Apr 8–12 M–F 1:00pm–3:00pm BCC Manhattan Room Instr: Lucas Bonnema

Junior Golf Camp

This is a comprehensive 3-day junior golf program designed for youth golfers to learn all the skills necessary to play golf on a regulation length golf course. Our goal is to provide eager juniors with the skills, understanding of rules and etiquette, and course knowledge. At all times, participants are under supervision by adult golf professional staff. Check-In opens at 8:45 each day. Bring your clubs, if you have them, and a sack lunch and water bottle each day. Age: 7–18 yrs Fee: $146 / RD $139 Classes: 3 #1200 Apr 9-11 T-Th 9:00am–2:00pm #1201 July 16-18 T-Th 9:00am–2:00pm #1202 Aug 13-15 T-Th 9:00am–2:00pm Glen Acres Country Club Instr: Dan Harrington

RD=Resident Discount

Des Moines Parks and Recreation Ages: 3–5 yrs for Tee-Ball; 6–8 yrs for Coach Pitch • January–May www.desmoineswa.gov • 206.870.6527

YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUES

Des Moines Parks and Recreation Grades: 5–6 boys; 7–8 boys and (separate) girls; 9–10 boys • December–February www.desmoineswa.gov • 206.870.6527

SOUTHWEST BOYS & GIRLS CLUB

Grades: 7–12 • Spring Register as a player or a team www.sw.positiveplace.org • 206.436.1910

BURIEN BEARCATS

Ages: 7–14 yrs • Spring www.burienbearcats.org • 206.824.4018

PUGET SOUND LANCERS

Grades: 1st–8th, Kindergarteners can play if they play up with 1st & 2nd graders • Aug–Nov www.leaguelineup.com/pugetsoundlancers/ 253.777.5243

TOPSOCCER

Ages: For boys/girls age 4 yrs and up and men/ women with cognitive and/or physical disabilities. Games played at Starfire Sports facility in Tukwila korrio.com/groups/tukwila-topsoccer

YOUTH SOCCER

Des Moines Parks and Recreation. Ages: 3–5 yrs co-ed; 6–7 yrs co-ed; 8–9 yrs and 10–11 yrs boys or girls • Spring www.desmoineswa.gov • 206.870.6527

HIGHLINE SPRING SOCCER CLUB Ages: 5–12 yrs • Spring www.highlinesoccerclub.com

USA WRESTLING – LANCERS CLUB

USA Wrestling, guided by the Olympic Spirit, provides quality opportunities for its members Ages: For boys/girls, 4–18 • March 2–May 4, Thur & Fri, 5–6:30pm Must have a current membership card to participate. Purchase on: www.usamembership.com, Club is Lancers. Questions: Coach Domingo Gomez at dgomezn6@gmail.com or Perry Sampley at 206.940.4384

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Youth entering grades 1 st – 5 th

CAMP HOURS 6:30am–6:00pm • FEE PER WEEK $170 / RD $150 Camp CRAZ knows how to have a Groovy Summer with Art, Science, Dance, Travel and Swim. Our camp covers a great mixture of fun activities for everyone! Campers can sign up for 1 week or spend all summer with us. Each camper receives a Camp CRAZ t-shirt. Snack will be provided. Campers are responsible for bringing their own lunch.

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Date

Theme

Field Trips

Code

1

Jun 24-28

Electric Slide

MoPop (Museum of Pop Culture)

1136

2

Jul 1-5 *

The Roger Rabbit

Pt. Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

1139

3

Jul 8-12

The Robot

Pacific Science Center

1140

4

Jul 15-19

The Twist

Henry Moses Aquatic Center

1141

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July 22-26

Swing

Pacific Science Center

20741

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Jul 29-Aug 2

Wacky Wednesday

Enchanted Village (Wild Waves)

1142

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Loco-Motion

Northwest Trek

1143

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Aug 12-16

Moonwalk

Museum of Flight

1144

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Aug 19-23

Hokey Pokey

Seattle Aquarium

1145

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Aug 26-30

Whip & Nae Nae

Family Fun Center

1147

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This is a general schedule of activities. All activities are subject to change without notice. *Week 2: Only partial week offered, no camp July 4.

Get ready for a

Silly Summer!

Campers may register for camp up until the Monday of that camp week if there is space available. The first two weeks of camp, payment in full is due at the time of registration. Scholarship approval is required prior to registration. Space is limited to 60 campers per week for Camp Craz and 36 for STS.

Fee Weekly session fee is $170 / RD $150

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Scheduled Payments If you are registering for 3 or more weeks and not able to pay for your child’s camp in full at the time of registration, you can schedule your camp payments by completing a Pre-Authorized Charge Form. Each week of camp requires a $20 non-refundable non-transferable deposit, per participant at the time of registration which will be applied towards final payment due for each week. Once camp begins, the balance of your weekly camp fee will automatically be processed on the Monday one week prior to your child’s camp week.

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

Refund Camp deposits are non-refundable non-

transferable. If full fees have been paid, a refund less the $20 deposit and the $5 processing fee will be issued, if notice is received by filling out a refund request form 10 or more days prior to the start of the camp week. If less than 10 days, you will be charged 50% of the total week fee, per participant.

Free Online Registration!


Teens entering grades 6th– 9th CAMP HOURS 6:30am–6:00pm • FEE PER WEEK $170 / RD $150 The teens will be adventuring out on daily field trips, learning leadership skills, and making lasting friendships and memories. Snack provided. Bring a sack lunch daily. Camp shirt included.

WK Date

Theme

Field Trips

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Jun 24-28

North America

Laser Tag, Henry Moses Aquatic Center, Alki Beach

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Jul 1-5*

Asia

Wild Waves, Chinatown Tour & Lunch

1151

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Jul 8-12

Africa

Franklin Falls, Henry Moses Aquatic Center, Virtual

1152

4

Jul 15-19

Antarctica

Overnight Camping at Lewis & Clark State Park and Mt. St. Helens Monument

1153

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July 22-26

South America

Middle Fork, Point Defiance Zoo, Theo Chocolate Tour

1154

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Jul 29-Aug 2

Europe

Poo Poo Point, Indoor Rock Climbing, Seattle Underground Tour

1155

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Aug 5-9

Australia

Discovery Park Loop, Wild Waves, Seattle Aquarium

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Aug 12-16

Middle East

Little Si, Pacific Science Center, Pike Place Market & Wings Over Washington

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Aug 19-23

The Caribbean

Overnight Camping at Ocean Shores and Horseback Riding

1158

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Aug 26-30

South East Asia Snoqualmie Tunnel, Laser Tag, Chinatown Food Tour

1159

This is a general schedule of activities. All activities are subject to change without notice. *Week 2: Only partial week offered, no camp July 4.

See registration information on page 12.

RD=Resident Discount

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

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TEEN

Sylvester Middle School

For 7th & 8th Grade Sylvester Students

Fitness • Healthy Snacks • Recreation Activities

Highline High School DECA Tuesday-Thursday • 2:30-5:30 p.m. Grades: 9-12 • Cost: Free For details contact: patriciam@burienwa.gov or call 206.988.3708

Join your friends in squishing and wedging the clay and having fun learning the basics of throwing on the potter’s wheel. We’ll work on wedging, centering, pulling a cylinder, trimming and glazing. You may also add birds or small animal sculptures to enhance your wheel-thrown creations. Sign up with a friend! Returning students welcome. All supplies are included. No class 5/27. Age: 11–17 yrs Fee: $105 # 1047 Apr 29-Jun 17 M MAC Throwing Room

Classes: 7 4:30pm-6:00pm Instr: Eliane Medina

Friday Nights

7:30–10:30pm

Grades: 7th –12th

Sylvester Middle School 16222 Sylvester Rd SW

Must Show ID

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Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

Join us on Friday nights for games, basketball, football, soccer, Wii, arts & crafts, food and so much more! Free Online Registration!


SPECIALIZED RECREATION ART Art Escape: Tuesdays

Explore the basic building blocks of art through paint, clay, collage and more! Using both two and three dimensional media we will explore line, form, color, shape and texture. For the artist in everyone looking for an inclusive place to create. All supplies provided. No class 4/30. Age: 10 yrs and up Fee: $110 #1003 Apr 16-Jun 25 Tu MAC Multipurpose Room

AGES 13–25 • 5-7PM •$6.00

Classes: 10 10:00am-12:00pm Instr: Shariana Mundi

April 5th - Moshier Art Center May 3rd - Hi-Line Lanes June 7th - Tukwila Community Center

Studio Art

Come join local young adults from Burien, Des Moines, Tukwila, and SeaTac for an evening of fun, food, games, and friends. Must provide own transportation. No registration is required.

An art studio for artists with untapped and diverse abilities. Come and work on your own ideas & projects with mentoring and coaching to assist in further developing your skills and portfolio. Work from imagination, pictures and still life. All art supplies provided. Instructor approval needed. No class 4/30. Age: 12 yrs and up Fee: $170 #1004 Apr 16-Jun 25 Tu MAC Multipurpose Room

Classes: 10 12:30pm-3:00pm Instr: Shariana Mundi

Art Escape: Wednesdays

Explore the basic building blocks of art through paint, clay, collage and more! Using both two and three dimensional media we will explore line, form, color, shape and texture. For the artist in everyone looking for an inclusive place to create. All supplies provided. No class 5/1. Age: 10 yrs and up Fee: $73 #1005 Apr 17-Jun 26 W MAC Multipurpose Room

Classes: 10 10:00am-12:00pm Instr: Shariana Mundi

Rhythm and Rhyme

The beat goes on and we found it! Join us in our rockin’ and rollin’ rhythmic fun. Drumming may never be the same again! Welcome to all abilities & all rhythms! No class 5/1. Age: 10 yrs and up Fee: $73 #1006 Apr 17-Jun 26 W MAC Multipurpose Room

Classes: 10 1:30pm-3:00pm Instr: Shariana Mundi

Participants must provide their own transportation and attendant if necessary.

Participant Info INCLUSION As with all programs Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services provides, Special Recreation programs are inclusive for anyone interested in participating in these classes. BEHAVIOR POLICY In order to provide a successful experience for all participants, please note the following: Participants must be able to function in a group environment with limited supervision. • If closer supervision is needed, a caregiver or chaperone is welcome to accompany the participant at no cost. If there is an admission fee into a venue, caregiver/chaperone would need to pay the admission cost. • Unacceptable behaviors include but aren’t limited to self abuse, physical or verbal abuse towards others, violent behaviors, profanity, and constant unwillingness to participate in activities. • Non compliance may result in requirement of caregiver accompaniment or possible dismissal from activities. ATTENDANT STAFFING (1:1, Aides, Chaperones, Care Providers) Burien Parks staff provides leadership for our programs and staff ratios will depend on individual programs. We cannot provide attendant care, such as assistance using restrooms, personal transfers, eating, or dispensing medications. A participant’s own attendant may accompany him/her if this type of assistance is needed.

RD=Resident Discount

TOPSoccer The Outreach Program for Soccer (TOPSoccer) is a community-based soccer program for boys and girls and men and women, aged 4 years and older, who have a cognitive and/or physical disability. The program is based on skill level, not age, and participants include players, coaches, and buddy-volunteers who are paired with each player to assist with the game. TOPSoccer creates an environment where all participants make lasting memories and simply have fun with the game! Games played at Starfire Sports facility in Tukwila. korrio.com/groups/tukwila-topsoccer/

Free Transportation Burien HYDE Shuttle Bus:

Available weekdays for personal trips to doctor, shopping, and other errands. 206.727.6262

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

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ADULT ART

DROP IN FIGURE DRAWING Thursdays, April 4-June 20th 10 sessions Mondays, April 15, 22 and June 24 3 sessions

ART Open Art Studio

Join other art enthusiasts who want to practice a multitude of media, such as painting, watercolor and drawing. No oil-based mediums due to ventilation. No class on 5/8. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $21 / RD $28 Classes: 7 #364 Apr 24-Jun 12 W 12:00pm-3:00pm BCC Shorewood Rm

Playful Drawing

Explore large scale drawing in this 8 week class. Using sharpies, ball point pens and colored pencils create bold and expressive drawings. Pattern and repetition will be incorporated using handmade stencils, as well as mixed media including fabrics, found objects, and everyday papers like receipts and old books. Come and bring your ideas and inspiration to this relaxed and fun class. All levels welcome. Basic supplies provided. Students are encouraged to bring in mixed media items. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $135 Classes: 8 #1052 May 08-Jun 26 W 6:30pm-8:30pm MAC Multipurpose Room Instr: Danny Mansmith

Soft Sculpture: Dolls and Figures

Spend time in an artist’s studio creating a hand sewn figure or sculpture from fabric and wire. Get step by step instructions in this informative and relaxed two day workshop. Danny Mansmith is a self-taught artist who has been sewing and working with fabric since 1991. Space is limited. Please see www.dannymansmith.com to see his work. Class is held at artist’s studio in Burien. There is a supply list for this class. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $90 Classes: 2 #1053 May 18-May 19 Sa/Su 11:00am-3:00pm Danny’s Art Studio Instr: Danny Mansmith

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Acrylic Painting Studio: Beginning to Advanced

12:45pm-3:45pm

Learn how to work with acrylics, ‘the most adaptable art material of the modern age!’ This class will cover a range of acrylic techniques, tools and additives with creative assignments to get the juices flowing. This course is accessible for beginners and still challenging for continuing and advanced students. A fun atmosphere designed to broaden your uses for and understanding of acrylic painting. Basic supplies will be provided. Thursday open painting studio is included with this class. No class on 5/27. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $146 #1190 May 06-Jun 24 M MAC Multipurpose Room

Classes:7 6:30pm-9:00pm Instr: TBD

Acrylic Painting Open Studio

An open studio for Acrylic Painting students. Students must be signed up for Acrylic Painting Studio. Students must bring in their own painting supplies. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $146 Classes:7 #1191 May 09-Jun 20 Th 6:30pm-8:30pm MAC Multipurpose Room Monitor: Carolyn Bing

Felt Mobiles

Create a whimsical mobile using Styrofoam and felt as your inspiration. These free-moving creations will add a creative flair to your home or office. Using needle felting as your paint and Styrofoam as your structure, you will create and assemble your mobile. Choose from several different themes. There is a $25 supply fee to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the class. Age: 12 yrs and up Fee: $35 Classes: 1 #1102 May 19 Su 1:00pm-5:00pm MAC Multipurpose Room Instr: Laura Williamson

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

Mandatory set up from 12:30pm-12:45pm Moshier Community Art Center Hosted by Burien Arts Association Fee: $20 model fee to be paid each session. No instructor. Please contact Jacque Carrol for more information at russellbradley@ comcast.net or 206-246-5100

Wool Felt Lanterns

What a magical combination of wool and light. And so beautiful… anyone will enjoy these lanterns as they are unique, durable and warmly illuminating for any occasion. Come learn how to wet felt this vessel and handles. The second class will finish needle felting embellishment, attach the handles to create the perfect lighting vessel. There is a $30 supply fee to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the class. Age: 12 yrs and up Fee: $57 Classes:1 #1103 Jun 02 Su 1:00pm-5:00pm MAC Multipurpose Room Instr: Laura Williamson

Felted Drink Cozies

Don’t like when your pop cans sweat in the summer? Here is a solution! Come make some felted drink cozies. Learn how to needle felt using a resist, adding a design and finishing off the cozies by wet felting it. You will go home with one fabulous cozies. There is a $25 supply fee to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the class. Age: 12 yrs and up Fee: $25 Classes:1 #1104 Jun 23 Su 1:00pm-4:00pm MAC Multipurpose Room Instr: Laura Williamson

Free Online Registration!


ADULT ART CERAMICS & SCULPTURE Beginning to Advanced Ceramics

A relaxed class environment where students of all skill levels can delve into hand building or throwing on the potters wheel. Class will offer individual attention for beginning students and demonstrations for more advanced students. Fee includes glazes and firing. No class on 5/27. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $259 #995 Apr 08-Jun 24 M MAC Handbuilding Room

Classes: 11 9:30am–12:00pm Instr: Alec Davis

Beginning Wheel and Beyond

This class is for beginners and for those who want to increase their skill level on the wheel. Fundamentals of centering, throwing, trimming and glazing will be covered. Gain a greater understanding of the aesthetics of form, with one-on-one guidance. Fee includes glazes and firing. No class on 5/27. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $235 Classes: 10 #1127 Apr 8-Jun 17 M 9:30am–12:00pm MAC Throwing Room Instr: Molly Hueffed

Pottery Wheel: Monday PM

This class is for students who have learned the fundamentals of throwing. Work with the instructor to increase your skill level in throwing, as well as learn more about glazing and firing. It is recommended that students take Beginning Pottery Wheel before signing up for this class. Fee includes glazes and firing. No class 5/27. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $259 Classes: 11 #997 Apr 08-Jun 24 M 6:30pm–9:00pm MAC Throwing Room Instr: Bill Gravengood

Pottery Wheel: Tuesday AM

This class is for students who have learned the fundamentals of throwing. Work with the instructor to increase your skill level in throwing, as well as learn more about glazing and firing. It is recommended that students take Beginning Pottery Wheel before signing up for this class. Fee includes glazes and firing. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $282 Classes: 12 #998 Apr 09-Jun 25 Tu 9:30am–12:00pm MAC Throwing Room Instr: Vicki Hamilton

Clay: On & Off the Wheel

Give your wheel thrown pieces a little personality! This class uses the pottery wheel as a basis and a jumping off point for ways to work with ceramics. Functional and sculptural forms, on and off the wheel demonstrations, altering and adding to wheel projects and improving craftsmanship through demonstrations and one-on-one guidance. A variety of surface options such as slips, terra sigillatas, and textures will be covered. For all experience levels. Fee includes glazes and firing. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $282 #1000 Apr 09-Jun 25 Tu MAC Throwing Room

Classes: 12 6:30pm–9:00pm Instr: John Taylor

Beginning to Advanced Handbuilding

Learn handbuilding construction techniques such as coil and slab methods as well as experiment with surface design and using the potters wheel. For all experience levels. Fee includes glazes and firing. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $282 Classes: 12 #996 Apr 10-Jun 26 W 6:30pm-9:00pm MAC Handbuilding Room Instr: Hunter McGee

Clay in the Garden

The season of sunshine and gardening is arriving soon! Come design your very own garden sculptures and whimsical decorations to enjoy on your patio or in your garden. Using clay slabs, molded forms and driftwood, you can create a variety of planters, wind chimes and flower garden art. Experiment with pressed and carved textures and use stains and glazes for finishing. Fee includes firing and glazes. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $282 Classes: 12 #1001 Apr 11-Jun 27 Th 9:30am-12:00pm MAC Handbuilding Room Instr: Janet Crawley CLAY CLASS INFORMATION 1. CLASS FEES INCLUDE FIRING FEES. Please remember that MAC does not have the space to allow for production pottery. Extra firing fees will be assessed if kiln space is being overused. 2. Students are responsible for purchasing their own clay and tools unless otherwise noted. 3. ORDERS FOR SUPPLIES will be taken at the first class and must be accompanied by a check. Some clay also available for purchase at Moshier. 4. OPEN STUDIO: students enrolling in classes marked by a are encouraged to use MAC’s free open studio times. These times can be used while the class you are enrolled in is in session. Mondays: 12–3:30pm, Tuesdays: 12–3:30pm, Wednesdays: 9:30am–9pm, Thursdays: 12–3:30pm, Saturdays: 10am–3:00pm

RD=Resident Discount

Beginning to Intermediate Pottery Wheel

This class is for people new to wheel throwing and those who have learned the basics and want to further develop their work. Fundamentals of centering, throwing, trimming and glazing will be covered in this course. For those with more experience, we will explore altered forms and textured surfaces. Fee includes glazes and firing. Age: 15 yrs and up Fee: $282 Classes: 12 #999 Apr 11-Jun 27 Th 6:30pm–9:00pm MAC Throwing Room Instr: Eliane Medina

Master Artist Workshop

Handbuilding and Surface Design with Carol Gouthro Ages 15 and up • $125 Saturday, June 22 • 10-4pm

It’s all about the surface; experiment with color, pattern and form in this hands on workshop. We will begin by making slab built platters, plates and bowls to use as our canvas for exploring numerous surface design techniques. Carol will bring forms to work with and demonstrate the process for creating handbuilt dinnerware. Color, pattern and texture are very important elements in Carol’s work and we will experiment with some of the many techniques she uses to achieve her rich layered surfaces; including carving texture rollers, stamping, creating patterns, using stencils, slip transfer techniques, shellac erosion, wax resist, wax inlay and scrafitto. All supplies provided. Carol Gouthro is a Seattle based ceramic artist and educator who has been maintaining a studio practice and exhibiting for over 40 years. Carol has an extensive exhibition record of solo, invitational, and juried exhibitions, including the current installation of her work in the forum at the Bellevue Arts Museum, Washington, which will be on view for a year. Carol teaches workshops internationally, and will be teaching at La Meridiana International Ceramic School in Italy, May 2019 and at the Gaya Ceramic Art Center in Bali Indonesia in August 2019

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

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ADULT ENRICHMENT COMPUTERS & TECHNOLOGY 50+ SEA MAR COMMUNITY LIVING CONNECTIONS PRESENTS

Senior Information & Assistance Program Mondays, 1:00–4:00pm Burien Community Center Eagle Landing Room Sea Mar provides FREE SERVICES IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH for Adults 60+ and Disabled Persons

18+ with limited incomes that reside in King County. The objective is to locate Community Resources in King County, which can help them maintain a high quality of life.

Toastmasters

Thursdays, 12:05–1:05pm Manhattan Room, BCC Toastmasters offers help to overcome your fear of public speaking, how to give powerful presentations, and how to conduct effective and productive meetings. Meetings provide a supportive and encouraging place where you can learn transformative speaking and leadership skills which are critical for success in your career and personal life. Free to attend. Monthly membership available.

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Smart Device: Getting Started on Phones & Tablets

If you are new to the world of touchscreen devices, don’t feel outsmarted by your smart phone. Learn the gestures that will put you in control as you increase your understanding of the settings menu, applications (apps) and notifications. Bring your devices to class. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $32 / RD $27 Classes: 1 #967 Apr 05 F 10:00am–12:00pm #973 May 17 F 10:00am–12:00pm BCC Chelsea Room Instr: John McLaughlin

Smart Device: Maps & Navigation

Learn how to use the GPS (map and navigation) app on your smart devices. You can find your way anywhere! Bring your devices to class. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $32 / RD $27 Classes: 1 #970 Apr 26 F 10:00am–12:00pm #976 Jun 7 F 10:00am–12:00pm BCC Chelsea Room Instr: John McLaughlin

Smart Device: Cameras & Photos

Photography with your phone makes it a snap to capture, edit and share all in one device. In this class you will learn how to get the best results possible from your device’s camera. After you have your snapshot, a photo editing app can help make it look even more fantastic. Once finished, you can text, email and/or post your creation to the internet via social media. Tablet photographers are also welcome. Bring your devices to class.

Laptop 101

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $32 / RD $27 Classes: 1 #968 Apr 12 F 10:00am–12:00pm #975 May 31 F 10:00am–12:00pm BCC Chelsea Room Instr: John McLaughlin

From turning your laptop on and off, to learning the difference between hardware and software and how to install each. We will focus on making the vocabulary of the PC (Personal Computer) understandable, and learning how to be comfortable interfacing with the computer through customization of everything about its look and feel. This class is designed for novices and for those who want to increase their familiarity with the OS (Operating System). Bring your laptop.

Smart Device: Email, Texting & Managing Calendars

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $39 / RD $34 Classes: 1 #971 May 3 F 9:30am–12:00pm BCC Chelsea Room Instr: John McLaughlin

Keep in touch with friends and family by using your phone not only as a phone but also through texts and emails. Come and learn the tips and tricks that will make you proficient and not make it feel like such a chore. Those tips also make it much easier to fill your calendar with all of your activities. If you really want to understand how to get the most use out of the calendar app, this is your class. Bring your devices to class. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $32 / RD $27 Classes: 1 #969 Apr 19 F 10:00am–12:00pm #974 May 24 F 10:00am–12:00pm BCC Chelsea Room Instr: John McLaughlin

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

Intermediate Laptop

We will pick up where Laptop 101 left off. However, if you feel comfortable using your laptop but want to learn some tips and tricks, this class will help you become more familiar with features of the computer that make everyday tasks easier. Part of the class time will also be dedicated to individual questions. Bring your specific questions and/or listen and learn as others have their queries answered. Bring your laptop. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $39 / RD $34 Classes: 1 #972 May 10 F 9:30am–12:00pm BCC Chelsea Room Instr: John McLaughlin

Free Online Registration!


ADULT ENRICHMENT HEALTH & WELLNESS Moving in the Right Direction

DANCE Beginning Ballroom Dance

Everyone’s wild for Ballroom Dance! You’ll learn either Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Swing and Cha Cha so you can dance the night away. Perfect for beginners! This is a couples class; fee is per person. Students will focus on one of the major ballroom dances each 6 week session.

Join local experts in a discussion of how to make the decision to move from a longtime home, age in place, or something in between, such as living multi-culturally or with roommates. Each week will feature a professional, such as a financial planner, estate attorney, professional organizer/ downsizer and seniors real estate professional who can help inform decision-making. Age: 50 yrs and up Free Classes: 1 #812 Apr 10 W 10:30am–12:00pm #813 May 08 W 10:30am–12:00pm #814 Jun 12 W 10:30am–12:00pm BCC Eagle Landing & Manhattan Rm Instr: Tracy Krueger

Everyone’s wild for Ballroom Dance! You’ll learn either Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Swing and Cha Cha so you can dance the night away. Perfect for beginners! This is a couples class; fee is per person. Students will focus on one of the major ballroom dances each 6 week session.

Scottish Country Dance is popular all around the world! It is good for the body, mind and soul. SCD improves physical fitness through exuberant movement and mental acuity through memorization of beautiful and sometimes complex figures. This beginning class will focus on basic SDC figures and patterns in a comfortable, structured setting, made fun with like-minded dancers. No partner or experience needed. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $72 / RD $63 Classes: 8 #821 Apr 11-Jun 06 Th 6:30pm–7:45pm BCC Seahurst Room Instr: Hila Lenz

Age: 50 yrs and up Free #818 Apr 22 M BCC Eagle Landing Rm

Classes: 1 11:30am-12:30pm Instr: Christy Goff, Rd

Lifestyle Goals: Implementing Changes That Stick

Age: 50 yrs and up Free #819 May 13 M BCC Eagle Landing Rm

Advanced Ballroom Dance

Scottish Country Dance

In this class, our resident registered dietitian will offer tips on how to manage food cravings by taking a deeper dive into how humans evolved and how that impacts us today. Look at what happens in the brain when we eat sugar, carbohydrates, fats and more and how best to navigate these urges while sticking with your health goals.

Learn theories on how humans approach behavior change, and discover what tools are successful in creating healthy lifelong habits. You will get to practice by creating goals for behavior change.

Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $72 / RD $66 Classes: 6 # 868 Apr 02-May 07 Tu 6:00pm–7:00pm #870 May 14-Jun 18 Tu 6:00pm–7:00pm BCC Seahurst Banquet Hall Instr: Jacob Matthew

Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $72 / RD $66 Classes: 6 #869 Apr 02-May 07 Tu 7:00pm–8:00pm #871 May 14-Jun 18 Tu 7:00pm–8:00pm BCC Seahurst Banquet Hall Instr: Jacob Matthew

Slash the Cravings

Classes: 1 11:30am-12:30pm Instr: Christy Goff, Rd

Nature Stewards presents

“Pollinators: Garden and Wildlife Habitat Restoration” and Build a Birdhouse Workshop Saturday, April 13th Burien, Community Center, Shorewood Room

This program is presented by the Nature Stewards Program and made possible by a grant from the Port of Seattle, Airport Community Ecology Fund “Birds, Butterflies, and Bees for Burien.”

Pollinators: Garden and Wildlife Habitat Restoration #1137 Morning workshop: 9AM – Noon Class presented by Julie O’Donald. In August 2012, a rare pollinator was discovered in Julie’s habitat garden. In this class Julie shares tips about landscape features that promote healthy pollinator populations. She will also provide a look at native plants beneficial to pollinators and show ways to incorporate native plants into garden and park landscapes. She will explain the steps that led to making a pollinator friendly garden and the re-discovery of a missing pollinator, Bombus occidentalis, aka Western Bumble Bee.

Lunch - Noon – 1PM Box lunch provided for participants attending both class and workshop. Afternoon Workshop 1 – 4PM This is a hands on workshop where you will build a birdhouse suitable for local chickadees and nuthatches.

RD=Resident Discount

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

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ADULT ENRICHMENT HEALTH & WELLNESS 50+ Caregiver Support and Information & Referral

Medicare and Medicaid Q&A

This open Q&A session with a social worker is your chance to get answers to some of your personal questions that could help you loved ones or yourself. This session will open up with a talk about caregiver support and information and referral. Sponsored by Mission Health in Renton. Age: 18 yrs and up Free #977 Apr 02 Tu BCC Eagle Landing Rm

Classes: 1 11:00am-12:00pm

Blood Pressure Checks and Education

This open Q&A session with a registered nurse (RN) is your chance to get answers to some of your personal health questions that could help you loved ones or yourself. This session will open with a talk on blood pressure checks and education. Sponsored by Mission Health in Renton. Age: 18 yrs and up Free #978 May 07 Tu BCC Eagle Landing Rm

Classes: 1 11:00am-12:00pm

This open Q&A session with a social worker is your chance to get answers to some of your personal questions that could help you loved ones or yourself. This session will open up with a talk about Medicare and Medicaid. Sponsored by Mission Health at Renton. Age: 18 yrs and up Free #979 Jun 04 Tu BCC Eagle Landing Rm

Classes: 1 11:00am-12:00pm

Aging & Memory: What’s Normal, What’s Not?

Changes like forgetting someone’s name right after being introduced might be expected as we get older. Other changes are not normal. Come learn about the normal memory changes through the lifespan; how memory works; what can be done now to take care of memory; know the 10 signs (Alzheimer’s Association); and resources. This seminar is held at the Des Moines Senior Center. Arrive by 9:15am for transport to/fro. Age: 50 yrs and up Free Classes: 1 #815 May 23 Th 9:30am-12:00pm BCC Parcs Bus Instr: ComfortKeepers

Stressed Out: Managing Your Stress Effectively

A small amount of stress can be a good thing, but all too often we tend to overstress. Participants will learn about the damaging effects of stress and how to reduce and manage the stressors in their lives. Age: 50 yrs and up Free #820 Jun 17 M BCC Eagle Landing Rm

Classes: 1 11:30am-12:30pm Instr: Christy Goff, Rd

EnhanceWellness

Personal Health Coaching for Adults 50+ Begin your journey to better health with a highly trained EnhanceWellness wellness coach, free-of-charge. This one-on-one, 8-week program can cover any health and wellness topic that concern you; anything from weight and health challenges to grieving or copying with depression. Monday mornings by appointment with Christy Goff, RD BCC Senior Consult Room

Successful container gardening Wednesday, May 8 • 1:00-3:00pm • #1130 Burien Community Center Shorewood Room

Anyone can have a successful harvest growing vegetables in containers with just the right know how. Join us to learn how to choose pots, soil, and the right varieties of plants to create abundant and beautiful container gardens at your home. Each participant will leave with a small container they plant and more seeds and plant starts to get growing. Spanish interpretation provided. Additional interpretation available upon request. Please contact Mary at marye@burienwa.gov or 206-248-5511 at least one week prior for interpretation requests. Note: This class is NOT for those needing a healthcare provider certification (BLS for HCP). Laura Matter is the Program Manager for the Garden Hotline, a free service that shares natural gardening advice with residents of King County. She has more than 30 years of experience in northwest gardens covering edibles, natives, wildlife gardens, herbs, perennials and more.

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ADULT ENRICHMENT GENERAL INTEREST 50+

Innovative Stitches

Get together with other local fiber arts enthusiasts to share your love of all things stitched; needlework, beading, quilting and more! You may work independently or collaborate with others on a project. Bring your creativity and supplies and be prepared to make close-knit bonds with others. All skill levels are welcome. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $30 / RD $20 Classes: 10 #811 Apr 03-Jun 05 W 10:00am–12:00pm BCC Shorewood Rm Instr:

American Art: Modern & Contemporary

Join us in class and museum exhibits to enjoy the world of modern and contemporary art from the Northwest and more. We will follow the quest for originality and personal statements in all media. Additional charge for transportation to exhibits, if used. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $70 / RD $60 Classes: 7 #946 Apr 04-May 16 Th 9:30am-12:00pm BCC Shorewood Rm Instr: Elizabeth Rodgers

Current Events & Local Issues

Join lively discussions with your peers. Topics include world, national and local events. Voice your opinions on the world of politics, finances, religion and many more subjects. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $29 / RD $20 Classes: 10 #810 Apr 04-Jun 06 Th 1:00pm–3:00pm BCC Shorewood Rm Instr: Rose Clark

Metro Transit Program: How to Take Public Transportation

Whether your goal is to write your family history or the ‘great American novel’, a beginner or published author, you’ll expand your horizons and hone your communication skills with the encouragement of this friendly, supportive group. Join the fun!

Learn to safely and confidently travel on public transportation. During the in-house PowerPoint presentation, time will be focused on how to ride the Metro bus. Subjects such as paying the fare, how to use the ORCA card, what information is at a bus stop, where is the bus stop, what is a bus stop address, communicating with the bus driver, exiting at the right stop, problem solving, and much more. During the presentation, a discuss on the destination for the escorted community instructional outing will occur; usually scheduled for a different day. Attendance to the workshop is a prerequisite for going on the community instructional outing.

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $41 / RD $32 Classes: 10 #808 Apr 05-Jun 07 F 10:00am–12:00pm BCC Shorewood Rm Instr: Sallie Tierney

Age: 50 yrs and up Free #1083 Apr 23 T BCC Eagle Landing Rm

AARP Smart Driver Course

Metro Transit Program: Public Transportation Field Trip

Writers Workshop

AARP offers a two-day Safe Driver Course. You may be able to get a deduction from your insurance company, if you complete this course. Fee is $2 at the time of registration and $15 for AARP members/$20 for non-members to be paid in class. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $2 #804 Apr 17-18 W/Th #805 May 15-16 W/Th #806 Jun 19-20 W/Th BCC Eagle Landing Rm

BINGO PARTY with Seniors & Students

Classes: 2 12:30pm-4:30pm 12:30pm-4:30pm 12:30pm-4:30pm Instr: AARP

Classes: 1 10:00am-11:00am Instr: First Transit

This is your chance to practice what you learned during the presentation. The escorted instructional community outing will help you build confidence by using your new skills while traveling on the Metro bus. The in-house presentation is a prerequisite to going on the community instructional outing. During the instructional outing, Metro pays all transportation cost. Lunch is on your own. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $41 / RD $32 Classes: 10 #1084 Apr 30 Tu 9:30am-1:30pm BCC Lobby Instr: First Transit

Self Defense & Personal Awareness

Calling all older adults who would like to spend a short afternoon playing with local students. Join us for a fun afternoon of Bingo, prizes, and snacks with students from Sylvester Middle and Highline High School! Hosted by Skully Serves Burien Teens. Pre-registration required.

Self-defense is about environmental awareness and making the best judgment for your personal safety. The class will focus on awareness and avoiding confrontations, including scenarios, drills and possible striking.

Age: 50 yrs and up #1126 Apr 24 BCC Chelsea Rm

Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $40 / RD $36 Classes: 4 #966 May 7-28 Tu 5:30pm-6:30pm BCC Lakeview Room Instr: Clay Fife

Free Classes: 1 W 3:30pm-4:30pm Instr: Skully Serves Burien Teens

RD=Resident Discount

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ADULT FITNESS CARDIO Zumba

Mondays & Wednesdays September 17 – May 22 Scrimmages 6:30–9:00pm Hazel Valley Elementary School Gym 402 SW 132nd St. (west-side, down stairs)

Follows Highline School District schedule. Closed holidays; may cancel due to school functions. Call 206.988.3700 to verify play > Buy a 10-visit punch-pass for $40 at the Burien Community Center online or prior to play. Punch-passes bought online will be delivered at next date of play. Punchpass does not expire. > For players ages 16 and up, no minor children allowed in facility due to risk and liability > RECREATIONAL LEVEL PLAY ONLY (Unsafe play, foul language & not playing as a team will be warned, then asked to leave)

No play Dec 24-Jan 2, Jan 21, Feb 18, Apr 8-10.

Have fun, meet people!

Join the Zumba craze, with its fusion of Latin and international inspired music and dance moves that create an exciting and effective aerobic/fitness workout. Whether you know how to dance or not, Zumba will keep you coming back for more. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $27 / RD $24 Classes: 3 #883 May 06-20 M 5:30pm–6:30pm Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $36 / RD $32 Classes: 4 #882 Apr 08-29 M 5:30pm–6:30pm Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $36 / RD $32 Classes: 4 #884 Jun 03-24 M 5:30pm–6:30pm BCC Manhattan Room Instr: Aya Fujisaki

Zumba Gold

Zumba Gold is an easy to follow program that lets you move to the beat at your own speed. It’s an invigorating Latin influenced dance fitness class that feels fresh and exhilarating. Benefit from the low-impact moves on a physical and emotional level. This class is designed for the active older adult, the true beginner, people who are not used to exercising, or are limited physically. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $27 / RD $24 Classes: 3 #886 Apr 12-26 F 10:00am–11:00am Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $36 / RD $32 Classes: 4 #888 Jun 07-28 F 10:00am–11:00am

Need a workout on the go?

Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $45 / RD $40 Classes: 5 #887 May 03-31 F 10:00am–11:00am BCC Manhattan Room Instr: Cristina Herrera

Want to your fitness routine? Look for the FITPASS symbol for class options. Passes must be purchased 10 minutes before class. Good for classes that have met minimum registration. Refunds, credits, or discounts do not apply.

COMMIT Dance Fitness

The COMMIT Dance Fitness Experience is a dynamic, fun-filled HIIT-style (high-intensity interval training) dance workout. Each routine focuses on essential fitness elements created to a variety of popular music, from all over the world, that will inspire everyone to get moving. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $24 / RD $21 Classes: 3 #844 Apr 11-25 Th 7:00pm–8:00pm #843 Apr 13-27 Sa 10:00am-11:00am Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $32 / RD $28 Classes: 4 #845 May 04-25 Sa 10:00am-11:00am #848 Jun 06-27 Th 7:00pm–8:00pm Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $40 / RD $35 Classes: 5 #846 May 02-30 Th 7:00pm–8:00pm #847 Jun 01-29 Sa 10:00am-11:00am BCC Seahurst Banquet Hall Instr: Chiara Pfeifer

STRENGTH TRAINING Kettlebell Foundations

Introducing the ultimate fitness program that increases your endurance, power, strength, and confidence to burn fat fast! Kettlebell utilizes all of your core muscles that are essential for maintaining good health. This class takes the beginning moves and combines them into a challenging workout. All fitness levels welcome. Please bring water & hand towel. No class 4/16-4/20. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $30 / RD $27 Classes: 3 #851 Apr 04-25 Tu 6:30pm–7:30pm #849 Apr 06-27 Sa 8:15am-9:15am Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $40 / RD $36 Classes: 4 #850 Apr 02-30 Tu 6:30pm-7:30pm #853 May 07-28 Tu 6:30pm-7:30pm #856 Jun 04-25 Tu 6:30pm-7:30pm #855 Jun 06-27 Th 6:30pm-7:30pm Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $50 / RD $45 Classes: 5 #854 May 02-30 Th 6:30pm-7:30pm #857 Jun 01-29 Sa 8:15am-9:15am BCC Lakeview Room Instr: Clay Fife

FIT PASS: $16 / RD $13

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ADULT FITNESS TAI CHI

TRY SOMETHING NEW!

Tai Chi for Everybody

This ancient Chinese Martial Art is a form of exercise that combines movement and meditation. In this class, we will work on basic alignment, relaxation and coordination. Each class begins with a full body joint lubricating longevity exercise set followed by form practice. Relieve stress and have fun, while gaining strength, balance and flexibility. No prorate.

April 1-5 // Burien Community Center No need to register, just show up, take one or all of the classes offered.

Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $66 / RD $60 Classes: 7 #927 Apr 09-30 Tu/Th 10:45am–11:45am #928 May 02-23 Tu/Th 10:45am–11:45am #929 May 28-Jun 18 Tu/Th 10:45am–11:45am BCC Lakeview Room Instr: Viola Brumbaugh

Enhance Fitness for 50+

9:00am, 10:30am

Seahurst

Zumba

5:30pm

Manhattan

Chen Tai Chi Chuan

TUESDAY, APRIL 2 Balance Fitness: Advanced for 50+

9:30am

Manhattan

Balance Fitness: Beginning for 50+

10:30am

Manhattan

Chen Tai Chi Chuan

6:00pm

Hilltop

Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese martial art practiced by millions every day to improve health and develop self-defense. Chen family Tai Chi is the original form of this art. In this class we will practice Joint Lubrication Qigong, Silk Reeling, and the Chen 18 Essential Forms. Improve balance and flexibility, reduce stress and joint discomfort, develop strength and focus. No prorate, no fitpass.

MONDAY, APRIL 1

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3

Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $137 / RD $130 Classes: 10 #842 Apr 09-Jun 11 Tu 6:00pm–7:00pm BCC Hilltop Room Instr: Viola Brumbaugh

Yoga Stretch & Strength

9:00am

Hilltop

Meditation Practice

10:15am

Hilltop

Qigong — Health of Body, Mind & Spirit

Gentle Chair Yoga

11:00am

Hilltop

Gentle Yoga

6:00pm

Hilltop

6:30pm

Manhattan

Improve your health, increase your energy, and speed your recovery from illness. Qigong’s stretching and strengthening movements activate ‘qi’ in your body, stimulate your immune system, strengthen your internal organs, and rejuvenate your soul. No prorate. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $100 / RD $95 Classes: 9 #925 Apr 10-Jun 05 W 10:45am–11:45am BCC Lakeview Room Instr: Viola Brumbaugh

THURSDAY, APRIL 4 Scottish Country Dance

FRIDAY, APRIL 5 Enhance Fitness for 50+

9:00am, 10:00am Seahurst

FOR THOSE 50+ This coupon is good for ANY dance or fitness class for participants who are 50 years or older and are new to that class or haven’t participated in a dance or fitness class in the last 3 months.

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ADULT FITNESS

YOGA & MEDITATION

EVERGREEN COMMUNITY AQUATIC CENTER April-June Schedule 606 SW 116th St. Seattle • For questions, call 206.588.2297 Shallow H2O

AGES 18+ This low-impact water workout focuses on cardio, toning exercises, balance and flexibility training. Classes are self-paced and are great for those who are looking to mix up their workout routine or for those that need a workout that can be modified for physical limitations. Class takes place in our heated indoor pools in shallow water. Swimming skills are not required. MORNING 8:30am–9:30am Mon, Wed, Fri EVENING 7:00pm–8:00pm Mon, Wed

Lap Swim & Water Walking

Drop-In $5 for seniors / $6 for adults 10-Visit Punch Card $45 for seniors / $55 for adults

Experience the total body fitness of swimming laps: cardiovascular conditioning, muscle strength, muscle tone, and relief from stress or try out water walking! It is a great alternative to swimming laps since the combination of upper and lower body movements still gives you a great workout, and there is no impact! Lap Swim and Water Walking are on your own, no instruction provided. 5:30am–9:30am Tue, Thur 7:00am–9:30am Mon, Wed, Fri 11:00am–1:00pm Mon, Wed, Fri 7:00pm–8:00pm Tue, Thur, Fri

Deep H2O

Drop-In $4 for seniors / $5 for adults 10-Visit Punch Card $35 for seniors / $45 for adults

AGES 18+ This low-intensity water workout combines cardiovascular work, deep-water running, jogging, bicycling and cross-country skiing movements. Class focuses on muscular strength motions that work the body’s major muscle groups as well as motions that work the core and balance. Classes take place in our heated indoor pools. Comfort in the water is recommended, but flotation belts are used during the class. MORNING 8:30am–9:30am Tue, Thur

Your first water aerobics class is FREE! (Shallow / Deep H2O)

After that you can drop-in or purchase punch cards at the pool. Schedule is subject to change.

Drop-In $5 for seniors / $6 for adults 10-Visit Punch Card $45 for seniors / $55 for adults

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Gentle Yoga

This is a slow, gentle class appropriate for all ages and fitness levels. Yoga poses (asanas), mindful breathing (pranayama) and safe alignment, as well as self-massage techniques (myofacial release), are covered in this course. Gain strength and flexibility while learning to use the breath for deep relaxation. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $24 / RD $21 Classes: 3 #878 Apr 10-24 W 6:00pm–7:30pm Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $40 / RD $35 Classes: 5 #879 May 01-29 W 6:00pm–7:30pm Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $32 / RD $28 Classes: 4 #880 Jun 05-26 W 6:00pm–7:30pm BCC Hilltop Rm Instr: Lori Leberer, RYT 200

Yoga Stretch & Strength

Experience increased health by calming and de-stressing the mind and body as we move into basic yoga postures and breathing practices. We’ll stretch, strengthen and learn to release tension and increase flexibility while practicing on a mat. Janet provides options within a posture and encourages each person to participate at their own level. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $27 / RD $24 Classes: 3 #906 Apr 10-24 W 9:00am–10:15am #908 May 06-20 M 9:00am–10:15am Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $36 / RD $32 Classes: 4 #907 Apr 08-29 M 9:00am–10:15am #909 May 01-22 W 9:00am–10:15am #911 Jun 05-26 W 9:00am–10:15am #910 Jun 03-24 M 9:00am–10:15am BCC Hilltop Rm Instr: Janet Crawley

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ADULT FITNESS Gentle Chair Yoga

A great class for seniors, adults, and individuals returning from an injury, who want to gain flexibility and balance while stretching, breathing, and practicing relaxation techniques in a safe and comfortable setting. Through modifications and props, you will gain muscular strength, endurance, and flexibility; and increase stamina, lung capacity and overall wellness. For all body types. Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $27 / RD $24 Classes: 3 #913 Apr 10-24 W 11:00am–12:15pm # 914 May 06-20 M 11:00am–12:15pm Age: 18 yrs and up Fee: $36 / RD $32 Classes: 4 #912 Apr 08-29 M 11:00am–12:15pm #915 May 01-22 W 11:00am–12:15pm #917 Jun 05-26 W 11:00am–12:15pm #916 Jun 03-24 W 11:00am–12:15pm BCC Hilltop Rm Instr: Janet Crawley

Meditation Practice

Learn how to calm your mind and create an atmosphere of peace and joy as we practice sitting quietly, focusing on the sound of our own breath. Realize many benefits of your meditation: lowering stress, decreasing anxiety, finding more energy. All are welcome regardless of experience. Chairs, mats and blankets are available for sitting. You may attend once a week, on Monday or Wednesday, or choose to come twice a week. Please no late arrivals. Age: 18 yrs and up FREE Classes: 21 #918 Apr 08-Jun 26 M/W 10:15am–10:45am BCC Hilltop Rm Instr: Janet Crawley

INSURANCE BENEFIT

FITNESS 50+ EnhanceFitness

A medium level aerobic exercise session, this class includes warm-up, aerobics, weights (provided) and cool-down. We encourage new people to view a class before they register. Free to qualifying Kaiser Permanente and Silver & Fit members. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $40 / RD $35 Classes: 12-13 9:00am–10:00am #836 Apr 01-29 #837 Apr 01-29 M/W/F 10:30am–11:30am M/W/F #838 May 01-31 9:00am–10:00am #839 May 01-31 M/W/F 10:30am–11:30am #840 Jun 03-28 9:00am–10:00am M/W/F #841 Jun 03-28 M/W/F 10:30am–11:30am BCC Seahurst Banquet Hall Instr: Alex Lewis

Balance Fitness: Beginning

Balance problems are aggravated as you grow older, either due to the natural aging process or some underlying disease. This class will focus entirely on specific exercises for balance. These movements will not only train your muscles to respond to balance cues, but will also increase your confidence in your body’s own ability to respond when needed. When exposed to balance exercises regularly, the results have been excellent. Good for those with Parkinson’s Disease or other strength/ balance concerns. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $21 / RD $12 Classes: 8-9 #828 Apr 04-30 Tu/Th 10:30am–11:25am #830 Jun 04-27 TuTh 10:30am–11:25am #829 May 02-30 Tu/Th 10:30am–11:25am BCC Manhattan Rm Instr: Vivian Bowles

The Burien Community Center is an eligible site for Silver and Fit Insurance benefit. This gives adults 65+ on Medicare with certain supplemental insurances associated with American Specialty Health free fitness class enrollment. Your benefit could include free enrollment in EnhanceFitness or Zumba Gold. Please check with the front desk on your eligibility and let’s get you enrolled!

RD=Resident Discount

Balance Fitness: Advanced

Balance problems are aggravated as you grow older, either due to the natural aging process or some underlying disease. This class will focus entirely on specific exercises for balance. These movements will not only train your muscles to respond to balance cues, but will also increase your confidence in your body’s own ability to respond when needed. When exposed to balance exercises regularly, the results have been excellent. Good for those with Parkinson’s Disease or other strength/ balance concerns. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $21 / RD $12 Classes: 8-9 #831 Apr 04-30 Tu/Th 9:30am-10:25am #833 Jun 04-27 TuTh 9:30am-10:25am #832 May 02-30 Tu/Th 9:30am-10:25am BCC Manhattan Rm Instr: Vivian Bowles

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TRAVEL FOR ADULTS 50+ Travel Information

• Trip times are subject to change. • No substitutions allowed. • Cancellations must adhere to refund policy. • A cold or common illness is not considered “medical illness.” TRIP RATINGS All trips involve some degree of walking. See below for walking rating: EASY * Mostly paved, minimal walking distance MODERATE** Sometimes paved, may include stairs, moderate walking distance

DIFFICULT*** Some difficult terrain, uneven ground, stairs, incline, and/or extensive walking

Wings Over Washington & the Seattle Waterfront*

Flying virtually from theater-like seats, Wings Over Washington (WOW) is an easy way to see our beautiful state in its entirety. Then spend a day at the Seattle Waterfront, exploring and seeing the new unobstructed view of downtown Seattle without the viaduct. Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch and admission ($15) on your own. (If you have sensitivity to motion and virtual height, you may opt out of WOW and spend the extra time exploring the waterfront on your own.) Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $18 / RD $15 Classes: 1 #1021 Apr 2 Tu 11:00am-3:30pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Cracked Crab Cruise & Tulips Tour**

Auburn Arts Theatre: Patsy Cline*

PLEASE NOTE: Reminder calls will no longer be made to registrants prior to a trip, unless information has changed. Instead, an email reminder will be sent to those with email addresses on file. PLEASE ARRIVE 15 MINUTES PRIOR TO LISTED TRIP TIME.

Enjoy a bit of nostalgia at the Auburn Arts Theatre, featuring Patsy Cline tribute artist Amanda Bacon. Trip includes admission, escort and transportation. No dinner stop. Must register by 3/25. No refunds once tickets are paid.

Tulip Festival & La Conner**

Traipse through the tulips in the morning and spend the afternoon exploring the charming town of La Conner. Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch and admission ($7 at RoozenGaarde) are on your own.

Spend a day at Angel of the Winds Casino - “the World’s Friendliest Casino.” Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own.

Mystery Trip**

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $20 / RD $17 Classes: 1 #1045 May 01 W 8:30am-5:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Take a chance on a mystery trip and keep open minds to experiencing the unknown. This trip may be something you’ve done before or completely new to you. Trip includes admission, escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $44 / RD $40 Classes: 1 #1026 Apr 20 Sa 9:00am-4:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $112 / RD $107 Classes: 1 #1022 Apr 11 Th 7:45am–5:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $20 / RD $17 Classes: 1 #1027 Apr 24 W 9:30am-4:30pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

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Angel of the Winds Casino*

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $25 / RD $20 Classes: 1 #1024 Apr 16 Tu 8:00am–4:30pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Cruise along beautiful Swinomish Channel and Saratoga Passage to view the Deception Pass Bridge, the most photographed landmarks in Washington State. This 2.5-hr cruise features a lunch of Dungeness Crab, BBQ chicken and the fixings. If there is time, we will visit a tulip field on the return trip. Trip includes cruise admission, escort, transportation. Tulip Town admission ($7) is on your own. Must register by 4/1.

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Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $47 / RD $44 Classes: 1 #1028 Apr 27 Sa 6:30pm-10:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Muckleshoot Casino*

Spend a day at Muckleshoot Casino - “the Northwest’s Biggest & Best Casino.” Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own.

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Sky View Observatory at Columbia Center & the Pike Place Market**

Located on the 73rd floor of Columbia Center in downtown Seattle, the Sky View Observatory gives you the tallest panoramic view of the Pacific Northwest. After, get lost exploring the famous Pike Place Market during peak season. Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch and admission ($19) on your own. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $18 / RD $15 Classes: 1 #1046 May 07 Tu 10:00am-4:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

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TRAVEL FOR ADULTS 50+ Olympia Farmers Market & Callison Mint**

Explore the fabulous Olympia Farmers Market and the different shops in the area. Then on to a tour of Callisons where you can tour the mint factory. Trip includes admission, escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own.

Tulalip Casino & Seattle Premium Outlets*

Spend a day up north at Tulalip Casino and the Seattle Premium Outlets. You can split your time between both or stay at one or the other. Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own.

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $24 / RD $21 Classes: 1 #1054 May 16 Th 9:00am-4:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $20 / RD $17 Classes: 1 #1068 Jun 11 Tu 9:00am-5:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Kubota Gardens, Pacific Bonsai Museum & Rhododendron Botanical Garden**

Meeker Days in Puyallup*

Visit the much-loved Kubota Gardens in the morning and tour around the Pacific Bonsai Museum and the Rhododendron Botanical Garden in the afternoon. Blue poppies might still be in bloom as a treat for the eyes. Trip includes admission, escort and transportation. Lunch and rhody garden admission ($5) on your own. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $25 / RD $22 Classes: 1 #1056 May 21 Tu 10:00am-4:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Ed Hume Educational Garden & Pt. Defiance Park***

Visit Ed Hume’s Education Garden and learn some gardening tips that can be applied to your home garden. Then get a Ranger-guided nature walk at Point Defiance Park at the Gig Harbor Viewpoint and surrounding trails. Trip includes admission, escort and transportation. Dress for weather and walking. Lunch is on your own. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $24 / RD $21 Classes: 1 #1064 May 29 W 8:45am-3:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Cedar Grove Compost Tour*

Get an inside look on what goes behind Cedar Grove Compost in Maple Valley, where they recycle 350,000 tons of residential and commercial yard and food waste every year. Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $18 / RD $15 Classes: 1 #1065 Jun 03 M 9:15am-3:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Located in the heart of downtown Puyallup, the Meeker Days Arts & Music Festival is rich in history. Enjoy live music in a variety of flavors like country, rock, blues and alternative and all your festival food favorites like elephant ears, burgers, corn dogs, ice cream, and for the car enthusiasts… a classic Buick car show! Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own.

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR TRIPS

The Washington State Assoc. of Senior Center’s (WSASC)

2019 extended travel

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $18 / RD $15 Classes: 1 #1069 Jun 15 Sa 10:00am-5:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Gorgeous Gig Harbor*

Spend a day exploring Gig Harbor on your own. There are lots of small shops and eateries explore, along with a stunning view to enjoy. Trip includes escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own. Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $18 / RD $15 Classes: 1 #1070 Jun 18 Tu 10:00am-4:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Chehalis-Centralia Steam Train*

Spectacular South Africa Fall of 2019

Highlights: Apartheid Museum, Kruger National Park, Safari Game Drive, Johannesburg, Cape Town and more. Includes: 13 days, 21 meals, air and hotel.

One of the few remaining steam-powered passenger railroads in Washington state, the Chehalis-Centralia Railroad is a pleasant, scenic, and relaxing journey back in time. Gaze at the scenery as the nine-mile, former Milwaukee Road track winds through the scenic upper Chehalis River valley, crossing over several wooden trestles and passing many historic farms. Trip includes admission, escort and transportation. Lunch is on your own.

Estimated Cost : $4,999 double occupancy

Age: 50 yrs and up Fee: $44 / RD $42 Classes: 1 #1073 Jun 22 Sa 10:30am-4:00pm Transportation PaRCS Bus

Exploring Scotland & Ireland Scandinavia and Heritage of America

RD=Resident Discount

Registration deadline is April 14.

Info / Registration: www.wsasc.org or call Sheri at 206.767.2321 COMING SOON....

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ADULTS 50+ At The Burien Community Center 14700 6th Ave SW • 206.988.3700 Drop-In Activities

PING PONG ONLY: Get a 10-visit punch pass for $20 or pay $3 per visit drop-in fee.

Senior Info / Resources

Mondays, 1:00-4:00pm

Eagle Landing Rm

Knitting

Tuesdays, 2:00pm

Lobby

Ping Pong

Tues & Fridays, 11am–2:30pm Thursdays, 5:00–7:45pm

Hilltop Room

Drop-In Cards

CARDS: Get a 10-visit punch pass for $10 or pay $2 per visit drop-in fee.

Bridge*

Mondays, 12–2:30pm Fridays, 12–2:30pm

Chelsea Room

Pinochle*

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:30pm

Chelsea Room

Whist*

Wednesdays, 1:00pm

Chelsea Room

* Please use these times to utilize the Chelsea Room Lending Library

Social Services & Transportation

These services are NOT available at the Community Center. Call the phone numbers below for assistance.

Senior Info & Assistance

Provided by Community Living Connections

The most comprehensive network that helps adults facing aging and disability issues get the information and support they need to make informed decisions. This includes older adults, adults with disabilities, their caregivers, families and professionals. 206.962.8467 or toll free 1.844.348.5464 (KING)

Free Burien Shuttle Bus Rides

The HYDE Shuttle Bus provides free weekday transportation for seniors or those with disabilities who need to get to and from their personal appointments. Take advantage of this wonderful service and schedule trips to the doctor, grocery store, or other nearby areas. 206.727.6262

Metro Bus Access

Scholarships Available

MEALS on WHEELS

Thanks to the generosity of the Edith Trucks Trust Fund, reduced senior program fees are available for those 50 years and older.

Delivery of free frozen microwavable meals to home bound seniors. 206.248.5680

A shared-ride van transportation service for seniors or disabled individuals who are unable to ride regular Metro buses. 206-205-5000

Volunteer Drivers Needed

Volunteer Transportation

If you’re interested in providing a few hours a week to drive the shuttle, call for more information. 206.748.7588

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Get one-on-one service from a trained volunteer strictly for medical appointments, not limited to your local area. 206.448.5740


SERVICES & PROGRAMS

Personal Services

Appointments are required for these services available at the Community Center. Call early, since many services fill up weeks in advance. 206.988.3700

Statewide Health Insurance Benefits (SHIBA) FREE

Foot Care Clinic

Unbiased, and confidential assistance with Medicare and health care choices. 3rd Wednesdays: April 17, May 15, June 19, 1:00–4:00pm.

Every Friday, 9:00am–3:00pm. $33 per person per visit, by appt.

Medicare Consultations

Attorney Consultations Provided free-of-charge by local attorney Frank DeMarco. 3rd Wednesdays: April 17, May 15, June 19, by appt.

Metro ORCA Bus Passes

Experts that will help you better understand how Medicare works as well as seven Medicare traps to avoid. 2nd Fridays: April 12, May 10, June 14, 1:00–3:00pm.

EnhanceWellness

Apply for the Reduced Fare Permit for Seniors &/or disabled citizens. 2nd Tuesdays: April 9, May 14, June 11, 10:30–11:30am.

A highly trained wellness coach will help you begin your journey to better health. FREE. Every Monday, 9:00am–Noon. Call for appointment.

Reiki Group Therapy

Acupuncture

Practitioners provide gentle, hands-on healing and relaxation. All ages. 2nd Tuesdays, by appt. $5 min. April 9, May 14, June 11, 10:30am–12:30pm.

Chair Massage Chair massages to ease the body of tension and stress symptoms. Donations start at $2 per 15-minutes. 2nd Wednesdays: April 10, May 8, June 12, 10:00am–Noon. Call for appt.

ADULTS 50+

Diabetes Support Group Learn to live well with diabetes— new topics every month. Those who live with diabetes and their families welcomed. First Mondays (except holidays) April 1, May 6, June 3, 6:30–8pm.

Acupuncture can treat arthritis, allergies, anxiety/depression, insomnia, numbness/tingling, and more. Lynn Bondi has been practicing for over 15 years and treats in a comfortable group setting. More info about Lynn can be found at www. slotharoundtogether.com. All ages. Thur, 11:00am–1:00pm, Sep 6 & 13, Oct 18 & 25,  Nov 8, 15,  Dec 6 & 13. Call for appt. Walk-ins welcomed as space permits. $20 per treatment.

Property Tax Information

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Support Group

Free Income Tax Returns

When Life Changes: Living with Traumatic Brain Injury. Discover more about ourselves while connecting with like-minded people in this supportive group. Topics include health, self care, brain awareness, advocacy, relationships and research that aids in brain recovery. “…I was wonderfully surprised by how supportive it is to simply speak with people who are experiencing the same health challenges…” — Michelle 1st Tuesdays, 6–7:30pm. April 2, May 7, June 4

Property Tax Exemptions & Property Tax Deferrals are available for senior citizens and disabled veterans. Basic qualifications are: 1) annual income under $40,000, 2) own and occupy property as principal residence and 3) over age 61 or disabled veteran with a 100% total disability rating or unable to work due to disability. Inquire at the BCC front desk for more information or go to: www.kingcounty.gov/assessor. AARP volunteers provide free basic income tax returns for all ages. All inquiries may consult www.irs.gov or call 1.800.829.1040. Appointments recommended: Wednesdays from 12:30–5pm, February 6 –April 10.

United Way United Way volunteers provide free basic income tax returns for all ages. No appointments needed: Mondays and Tuesdays from 2–7pm.

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REGISTRATION INFO

ONLINE burienwa.gov/parks »» Pre-registration is required for all classes unless otherwise stated. »» All fees are due at the time of registration.

WALK IN 14700 6th Ave SW

C ALL US 206.988.3700

Program Locations

BCC Burien Community Center. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14700 6th Ave SW Burien Park Apartments. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 500 SW 148th St

»» No “on site” registration will be taken by instructors.

Cedarhurst Elementary. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 611 S 132nd St

»» All classes/activities have a minimum and maximum enrollment.

Community Center Annex . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 425 SW 144th St

»» Registration is required at least three (3) working days in advance to ensure class minimums are met. »» There is a $25 service fee for all returned checks and declined credit cards.

Chelsea Park. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 839 SW 137th St Dottie Harper House . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 421 SW 146th St Evergreen Community Aquatic Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 606 SW 116th, Seattle Green House Community Garden . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 437 SW 144th Green House Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 437 SW 144th St Highline High School . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 225 S 152nd St Hazel Valley Elementary. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 402 SW 132nd St Lake Burien Park. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14640 18th Ave SW MAC Moshier Community Art Center. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 430 S 156th St Moshier Field . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 430 S 156th St

Burien Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Our purpose is to enrich and inspire our community through quality experiences, people and places. We promote a healthy, livable community with opportunities for physical activity as well as personal and cultural enrichment.

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Normandy Park Recreation Center. . . . . . 801 SW 174th Street, Normandy Park Southern Heights Elementary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11249 14th Ave S, Seattle Sylvester Middle School. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16222 Sylvester Rd SW Town Square Park. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 480 SW 152nd St

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

Free Online Registration!


REGISTRATION INFO Satisfaction Guaranteed

We wish to provide you with the highest-quality programs and services possible. 100% REFUND (less a $5.00 processing fee) will be issued if you are dissatisfied with the quality of your instructor or facility, please call 206-988-3700 prior to the 2nd class and we will process your Refund Request.

Refunds

When appropriate, we will gladly refund your program fee for these amounts:

»» 100%: When class is cancelled by the Burien Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services Department due to insufficient enrollment OR when you request to withdraw from the program a minimum of 3 business days prior to the first class. »» 100% (less a $5.00 processing fee): When you request to withdraw from the program a minimum of 3 business days prior to the first class. NO REFUNDS will be issued if you request to withdraw for: »» Programs costing $5.00 or less

»» Trip or Travel programs where admission was purchased in advance »» Special Events »» 100% scholarship was used to pay for a program Refunds by check can take up to 3 weeks to process, and will not be issued from a credit. Medical illness or other extenuating circumstances will be handled on a case-by-case basis. Documentation of the circumstance may be requested.

Recreation Scholarship Program

Scholarships are available for youth who are Burien residents and adults 50+ for Adult/Senior Programs. Call 206.988.3700 for scholarship information.

Accessibility

Photography & Video

Inclement Weather Policy

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Individuals with or without disabilities may register for all programs offered by the City of Burien provided program safety requirements can be met. The Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Department provides reasonable accommodation for people with disabilities. Please contact the Parks & Recreation office three (3) weeks in advance of the program start date to discuss accommodations. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case by case basis. During periods of bad weather, radio stations will report school closures and changes in schedules. Please listen for the Highline School District report. 1. SCHOOL CLOSED: All Burien Parks & Rec classes and programs are canceled. Canceled classes will be refunded. 2. SCHOOL OPEN/TWO HOUR LATE ARRIVAL: Burien Parks & Rec classes are as follows: »» Classes held prior to 10:00am are canceled. »» Classes held after 10:00am: call 206.988.3700 for updated information.

The City of Burien takes videotape or photographs of people enjoying our parks or facilities. Photographs may be used for promotional purposes and are used at the discretion of and become the property of the City of Burien. Should you not want photographs of your child utilized for publications or posted on our website and social media promotion, please let our staff or your instructor know.

Burien Community Center 14700 6th Ave SW, Burien, WA 98166 OFFICE HOURS

Monday –Thursday, 8:30am–8:00pm Friday, 8:30am–5:00pm PHONE

206.988.3700

FAX 206.243.2784

WEBSITE www.BurienParks.net

EMAIL US parksinfo@burienwa.gov

Holiday Closures

Memorial Day................... Mon, May 27

3. EARLY RELEASE due to inclement weather: call 206.988.3700. PLEASE NOTE: During extended periods of inclement weather, some classes will continue to be canceled. Canceled classes will be listed on the 206.988.3700 after hour’s message line and at www.BurienParks.net.

Disclaimer

This Recreation Guide is a general schedule of programs, activities and events. Dates, times and locations are subject to change. For updated information, call 206.988.3700 or visit www.BurienParks.net.

RD=Resident Discount

Register Now! 206.988.3700 or www.Register.BurienParks.net

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Spectacular Seahurst Park Breathtaking Beauty. Close-to-Home.

EXPERIENCE IT!

RELAX

to the soothing sound of waves

WATCH

a magnificent sunset over the Olympic Mountains

WALK

on forested trails in peaceful solitude

OBSERVE

the diversity of marine life on the beach

EXCITE

the kids with the new climbing play structure

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Free Online Registration!


Seahurst Park Picnic Shelters Visit BurienParks.net

Nori Shelter

Starting January 1st shelters are available

75 people

Morning Half Day, April 1–Sept 30 9:00am–2:00pm

Half Day: $115 / $85 RESIDENT DISCOUNT Full Day: $160 / $135 RESIDENT DISCOUNT

Afternoon Half Day, Apr 1–Sept 30 3:00pm–Dusk* All Day, All Year 9:00am–Dusk* *Dusk is between. 4:00pm–9:30pm

206.988.3700 or BCC, 14700 6th Ave SW

Northern-most shelter 6 tables, 3 BBQs

Coral Shelter

Central location

75 people

5 tables 3 BBQs, water

Half Day: $115 / $85 RESIDENT DISCOUNT Full Day: $160 / $135 RESIDENT DISCOUNT

Sea Star Shelter 75 people

Southern-most shelter

5 tables, 3 BBQs, water

Half Day: $115 / $85 RESIDENT DISCOUNT Full Day: $160 / $135 RESIDENT DISCOUNT

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PARKS & FACILITIES

Arbor Lake Park 12380 2nd Ave S, 98168

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Community Center Annex 425 SW 144th St, 98166 Community Center Annex Park 14549 4th Ave SW, 98166

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Burien Community Center 14700 6th Ave SW, 98166 Burien Toyota & Chevrolet Dog Park 15820 6th Ave SW, 98166

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Chelsea Park 802 SW 137th St, 98166

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Des Moines Memorial Park 15623 Des Moines Memorial Dr, 98148

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Dottie Harper Park 421 SW 146th St, 98166

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Eagle Landing Park 14641 25th Ave SW, 98166

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Green House / Community Garden 437 SW 144th St, 98166

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Hazel Valley Park 251 SW 126th St, 98146

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Hilltop Park 2600 S 128th St, 98168

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Jacob Ambaum Park 12621 Ambaum Blvd SW, 98146

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Lake Burien School Memorial Park 1620 SW 149th St , 98166

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Lakeview Park* 422 SW 160th St, 98166

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Linde Hill Park (141st St Pond) 651 SW 141st St, 98166

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Manhattan School Playground Park* 18386 4th Ave S, 98148

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Mathison Park 533 S 146th St, 98168

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Miller Creek Trail 14455 Des Moines Memorial Dr, 98148

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Moshier (William E) Memorial Park & Moshier Art Center 430 S 156th St, 98148

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Puget Sound Park 135 SW 126th St, 98146

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Salmon Creek Park 700 SW 118th St, 98146

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Salmon Creek Ravine Park 12540 Shorewood Dr SW, 98146

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Seahurst (Ed Munro) Park 1600 SW Seahurst Park Rd, 98166

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Shorewood Park 11830 28th Ave SW, 98146

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Southern Heights Park* 12025 14th Ave S, 98168

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Town Square Park 480 SW 152nd St, 98166

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Triangle Park 15345 Ambaum Blvd SW, 98166

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Northwest Symphony Orchestra www.northwestsymphonyorchestra.org, (206) 242-6321

Season Finale Concert

Saturday, April 27, 8:00 p.m. Highline Performing Arts Center 401 S 152nd St. Tickets: $15- $20, purchased at Brown Paper Tickets- www.brownpapertickets.com, 800-838-3006

THE HI-LINERS

www.burienarts.org

The Burien Annex, 14501 4th Ave SW www.hi-liners.org, 206-617-2152

Receptions: Tuesdays - April 2, May 7, June 4, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Monthly Pop-up Gallery & Artist Reception

MUSICAL THEATRE The Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS

March 22-31, 7:00-8:00 p.m., Sunday matinee 3:00-4:00 p.m.* **Student Matinee Special School Show Thursday, March 28, 10:00 am. Email us for information about bringing your student group! Ages 3 and up (no babes in arms)

Burien Actors Theatre www.burienactorstheatre.org, 206-242-5180 BAT Playwrights Festival April 26-May 19 Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m.

Burien Actors Theatre The Burien Annex, 14501 4th Ave SW Tickets $12 Experience the unexpected with new plays fresh from the imaginations of Washington State playwrights. Thought-provoking, engaging comedies and dramas sponsored by the City of Burien. Some plays may be suitable for ages 13 and older due to adult content and language.

www.nwassociatedarts.org, 206.246.6040 Spring Concert: What’s In a Name? April 6 & 7, 2:00 p.m.

Highline Performing Arts Center 401 S 152nd St. Tickets: $15 general admission, 17 and under free with adult Audiences are sure to enjoy familiar favorite songs that celebrate names, such as Abba’s Fernando, Jim Croce’s Bad Bad Leroy Brown, and Chuck Berry’s Johnny B. Goode.

Highline Heritage Museum www.highlinehistory.org Highline Garden Tour

June 8, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Gardens in Burien, SeaTac and Normandy Park $15 advance purchase, $18 day of tour A visit to these beautiful gardens will give you an appreciation of our multi-faceted heritage.

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Jack and Annie’s tree house takes them to an exotic island with pirates, where the two discover the power of friendship and the simple pleasures in everyday life.

Open Auditions See website for audition details and production information.

Theatre Summer Camps at The Hi-Liners

Come explore your inner performer, get creative, have fun and make new friends in unique theme-based one-week camps. Each camp ends with a performance for family and friends!

Momentum Dance Academy & Ensemble www.momentumdanceacademy.com Highline Performing Arts Center 401 S 152nd St

Highline Community Symphonic Band

Concert at Merrill Gardens June 15, Time TBD Patio at Merrill Gardens 15020 5th Ave SW Come out to enjoy a live symphonic band concert on the patio at Merrill Gardens, Burien. Free and open to all! 1st Friday Each Month May-October 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Salmon Creek Café 11620 Ambaum Blvd SW, Burien This mic’s for you! Anything goes — music, poetry, stories, comedy, instrumental music, theater arts. Bring your friends! Free and family friendly.

To apply: www.discoverburien.org/events

June-August Multiple week-long camps available

May 13, 7:30 p.m. Foster Performing Arts Center 4242 S 144th St, Tukwila Join us for an evening of wonderful symphonic band music! Free for all.

Third Thursday of each month. April 18, May 16th, June 20, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Burien Strawberry Days June 15-16 Sell your art at this fun community event! Artists juried and coordinated by Burien Arts. Fee of $40-$50 for 10x10 booth space, artist provides tent.

“Mamma Mia” April 27, ages 11-22

Spring Concert

Open Mic

Artist Vendor Opportunity

“Shrek The Musical Jr.” April 25, ages 7-15

www.highlinecommunitysymphonicband.org

Burien Community Center 14700 6th Ave SW Burien Arts features an artist each month on the north lobby wall. Join us for the artist reception the first Tuesday evening of each month.

Cinderella Ballet June 8, 1:00 & 6:00 p.m. $25 Adults, $18 Students/Seniors Fairytale magic and spellbinding music with enchant you in this evening length ballet.

Princess and the Frog Mini Ballet June 5, 6 p.m. $15 General Admission Our littles dancers take you on a magical journey through the bayou!

Cosmic Motion

June 9, 6:30 p.m. $20 adult, $15 student/senior An evening of Tap, Jazz, Hip hop, Irish and Contemporary dance inspired by the beauty and mystery of outer space.

Businesses along SW 152nd between 4th & 10th SW. Our 7th year! A free and monthly music and art walk featuring local and regional artists. hello@b-townbeat.com, facebook.com/btown-beat, www.b-townbeat.com


Un Centro para Eventos con la Familia

A Center for All Occasions Wedding Receptions // Reunions Retirement Parties // Dances Corporate Parties // Baptisms Birthday Parties // Baby Showers …and much more!

If there is a special occasion in your future, the Burien Community Center will be ready to serve you and your guests. Reservations are currently being taken from 3–12 months in advance. Hourly rates of $55–$120 according to event, room, time, and dates. The Burien Community Center Seahurst Room will accommodate up to 200 people and includes an on-site kitchenette. Four smaller meeting rooms can accommodate up to 60 people. For additional information or to inquire about rental dates please contact us at parksinfo@burienwa.gov or 206.988.3700 or visit www.BurienParks.net.

Burien Community Center 14700 6th Ave SW • 206.988.3700 parksinfo@burienwa.gov www.BurienParks.net

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Civilian Response to Active Shooter Event (CRASE)

Avoid, Deny, Defend Community Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) is a program developed by the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training organization based in Texas. Seconds are precious in an active shooter event and what you do, or don’t do can save your life. Taught by local law enforcement officers, CRASE is an interactive program designed to provide community members with strategies to survive.

Age: 16yrs and up Fee:FREE (must pre-register) Classes: 1 #1242 Apr 29 M 6:30pm-7:30pm #1244 May 4 Sa 10:00am-11:30am BCC Shorewood Room Instr: Burien Police / King County Sheriff’s Office

FREE Family Swim Passes

Now Available! Low-income families who qualify for free/reduced lunches and live within Burien city limits can now receive FREE Family Swim Passes for the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center. Passes are good for Open and Lap Swims. Pick up your pass at the Burien Community Center 14700 6th Ave SW Info: 206.988.3700

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Pases De Natación Familiares ¡Gratis! Las familias de bajos ingresos que califican para el almuerzo gratuito o a precio reducido y viven en la Ciudad de Burien ahora pueden recibir pases de natación familiares GRATIS para el Evergreen Community Aquatic Center (Centro Acuático Comunitario Evergreen). Los pases incluyen la admisión a la sesión abierta y a natación libre.

Disfrute este programa tan popular patrocinado por la Clínica de Sea Mar en colaboración con el Departamento de Parques de Burien. Aprenda a estirarse, relajarse y estar saludable. Está abierto para jóvenes y adultos.

Puede obtener su pase en el Centro Comunitario de Burien, 14700, 6th Ave SW. Para más información: 206.988.3700

ZUMBA LOS LUNES

Ahora Disponibles

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DE 6:30–7:30PM DE 5:30–7PM

EN BURIEN COMMUNITY CENTER Otras clases también se proveen, clases de cocina y diabetes. Por favor llamar a Sea Mar para registrarse. 206-812-6140

¿En qué le podemos ayudar? Servicios humanos disponibles

LUNES DE 1:00– 4:00 PM

Mediante este programa, Sea Mar proporciona servicios gratuitos en inglés y en español a los adultos mayores de 55 años y personas discapacitadas mayores de 18 años con ingresos limitados y que viven en el Condado de King. El objetivo es localizar recursos de la comunidad dentro del Condado de King, que pueden ayudar a las personas mayores a mantener una alta calidad de vida.

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City of Burien 14700 6th Ave SW Burien, WA 98166

KITCHEN COMMUNITY FOR THE

COCINA PARA LA COMUNIDAD A FREE COOKING WORKSHOP FOR ADULTS AND KIDS Last Wednesday of the month March 27 • April 24 • May 29 • June 26 • July 31

UN TALLER DE COCINA GRATIS PARA ADULTOS Y NIÑOS Ultimo Miércoles Marzo 27 • Abril 24 • Mayo 29 • Junio 26 • Julio 31

5:30-7:30 p.m. Burien Community Center, 14700 6th Ave SW, Burien RSVP/Para reservar su espacio 206-812-6171

PRSRT STD US Postage PAID Permit #5859 Seattle, WA

Profile for Burien Parks

Burien 2019 Spring Recreation Guide  

A listing of recreation classes, programs, events, parks and facility rentals.

Burien 2019 Spring Recreation Guide  

A listing of recreation classes, programs, events, parks and facility rentals.