Exciting events at Volunteer Park
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Volunteer Park Trust

The mission of Volunteer Park Trust is to restore, protect and preserve this city and national landmark for today and for generations to come.
Volunteer Park Trust
Hi Friend of Volunteer Park

Summer is in full swing at Volunteer Park.  We're pleased to share the exciting events below with you, our trusted supporters.
Thank you,

Volunteer Park Trust
2nd Saturday Work Party
August 13, 10:00 AM — Noon

Come garden with us in Volunteer Park!  We meet every second Saturday of the month. For more info see our website Events page. 

ORA Architects with VPT Concept DesignsPublic Meeting: Amphitheater Project Concept Design

August 31, 6:00 PM  — 8:00 PM

Be among the first to see designs for the new Volunteer Park Amphitheater. Project consultants ORA Architects and Walker Macy Landscape Architects will present a model and drawings of the conceptual plans being developed this summer in consultation with Seattle Parks and Recreation, the Seattle Landmarks Board and key stakeholder groups.

A short presentation will explain how this design was derived from and addresses recommendations in our Feasibility Study, which gathered input from over 30 performance and arts organizations, as well as from neighbors, acoustic and traffic specialists, and the general public.

When:  Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

Where:  Miller Community Center330 19th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112

RSVP:  Let us know you’re planning to attend on our Facebook Event page here.

Patty Helberg - Yoga InstructorFree Outdoor YOGA in the Park

Wednesdays in Aug & Sept 8:30 AM — 9:30 AM

Come practice yoga in nature with Patty Helberg certified in Vini and Anusara Yoga. Bring your mat and a blanket or towel. Be sure to dress in layers.  Weather permitting: class will be canceled if it is raining.   We'll meet in Volunteer Park at the northeast lawn by the dahlia beds — directly north of Seattle Asian Art Museum.

RSVP at our Facebook Event here.

2016 Picnic in the ParkPicnic in the Park: Big Crowds and Big Fun

What a great picnic! Thank you everyone for coming out to enjoy the summer weather, music and food.  The west lawn was just packed with people enjoying the revels of the SANCA circus teams, the smooth live jamming of LoveCityLove, face painting, four food trucks and the Cupcake Royale FREE ICE CREAM!

We’ve posted a few quick pics to our Flickr site here – more to come soon.

Many thanks also to: Aegis Living for sponsoring our music and giving out free flavored water; Anthonio Pettit and the Volunteer Park Conservatory for all the amazing help; Seattle Parks Foundation for giving free t-shirts, and Seattle Parks and Recreation.  We couldn’t have done it without you!

Fall Restoration Day Save the Date for Fall Restoration Day
September 18, 10:00 AM — 2:00 PM

Join us and the whole community in cleaning up Volunteer Park.  We'll provide the tools, gloves, coffee and doughnuts!  For more info see our website Events page. 
Volunteer Park Walking Tours
October 8, 10:00 AM — 11:30 AM

Our July Walking Tours filled up fast with a waiting list.  Make your reservation now for our free upcoming Walking Tours in October.  For more info and to make your reservation on Eventbrite, click here.
In Partnership With:

Seattle Parks Foundation
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