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Tukwila seeks volunteers, donations for Spirit of Giving

Help those in need by volunteering or donating to the Spirit of Giving.

 

Give back to the community, volunteer at Tukwila Pool | We’re All In!

Volunteer for the Tukwila Pool Advisory Committee.

 

Renton Junction Station served as community crossroads | Tukwila’s Story

Renton Junction Station served as a crossroads for the Tukwila community in the early 1900s.

  • Nov 13, 2017

 

Foster High School announces winners of scary story contest

Foster High School hosted its scary story contest for the second year. Some of the school’s English teachers made the contest an assignment in their… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

Showalter Middle schoolers share frightening tales

Following in the footsteps of Foster High School, which hosted its first scary story contest last year, Showalter Middle School students had the chance this… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2017

Concert to benefit Tukwila Weekend SnackPack Program | UPDATE: Event canceled

Editors note: The benefit concert has been canceled. Tukwila Weekend SnackPack is planning other events for National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, Nov. 11-19, which… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017

2018 marks two historic milestones for city | TUKWILA’S STORY

Tukwila will celebrate two major anniversaries in 2018

  • Oct 18, 2017

Tukwila Pool offers lifeguard training courses | We’re All In!

We are hiring. Come join our team! Did you know that if you are a Tukwila resident you may qualify for scholarship assistance and receive… Continue reading

Kent Downtown Partnership celebrates 25th anniversary

The Kent Downtown Partnership (KDP) hosts an open house to celebrate its 25th anniversary. The open house will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

Local organizations present We are History Keepers workshop

The Greater Kent Historical Society, the Ethnic Heritage Council and the University of Washington Libraries and 4Culture present We are History Keepers, a free workshop… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2017

Museum of Flight celebrates 50th anniversary of Estes Astron Alpha model rocket

The Museum of Flight celebrates 50 years of the Estes Astron Alpha model rocket with a special display by the National Association of Rocketry (NAR),… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2017

The Force is with the Museum of Flight on Star Wars Reads Day

On Saturday, Oct. 7, the Museum of Flight welcomes friendly visitors from all galaxies, no matter how far, far away, as it participates in Disney… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2017

Tukwila offers free CERT training

The City of Tukwila Fire Department and Office of Emergency Management are offering the FEMA-sponsored Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training at no charge starting… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2017

Remembering Steve Mullet’s contributions to city’s history | Tukwila’s Story

The Tukwila Historical Society membership was saddened by the recent passing of longtime Tukwila icon, Steve Mullet.

  • Sep 19, 2017

Register for PICC’s Walk for the Babies

Pediatric Interim Care Center is seeking participants and donors for its annual Walk for the Babies – a 5-kilometer walkathon to raise money for the… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2017

Tukwila Pool offers special events each month

Did you know that the Tukwila Pool offers fun-filled community events each month, year round? We sure do. Every third Saturday of the month from… Continue reading

Celebrate the return of Tukwila’s salmon on Sept. 23

The community is invited to celebrate the epic journey of the Green-Duwamish River salmon on Saturday, Sept. 23, at Tukwila’s Codiga Park. Tukwila Mayor Allan… Continue reading

  • Sep 15, 2017

Don’t stop swimming, even as summer comes to an end | We’re All In!

Summer is almost over and school starts back up soon, but don’t forget that swim lessons go year-round at the Tukwila Pool. Being in the… Continue reading

Help wanted: State seeks volunteers to count people who bike and walk

Statewide partnership preparing for annual count Sept. 26-28

  • Aug 14, 2017

Museum of Flight cancels reception, lecture with astronaut/mountaineer Scott Paraszynski

The Museum of Flight has canceled a reception, lecture and book signing with Scott Parazynski, the only person to have flown in space and summited… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2017