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Des Moines Waterland Walkers

Posted on Jun 14, 2017

  More opportunities to walk with neighbors and new friends! Meet the Des Moines Waterland Walkers. Our neighbors to the south also...

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June Seahurst Walk-n-Talk

Posted on Jun 1, 2017

Wow, it’s June! Let’s start the summer months with a Walk-n-Talk. Sunday, June 4th, we’ll meet up on the grassy knoll at...

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Seattle Strides through Burien East and West

Posted on May 5, 2017

We hope you’ve saved the date to join the Seattle Sound Striders on their 3 days of walks south of Seattle, two of the days here in...

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Gem-walk in the Woods above Seahurst Park

Posted on May 5, 2017

Care to walk through a wooded ravine, bright with late “spring green”? This Sunday, May 7, 2017, our Walk-n-Talk will start at...

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Walk-n-Talk to the Overlook in Gregory Heights

Posted on Mar 30, 2017

Whether rain-or-shine, our April Walk-n-Talk will wander around the southern hilltop area of Gregory Heights, to the overlook, hoping we...

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Major Taylor to Ride through Burien on April 29

Posted on Mar 27, 2017

Saturday, April 29, 2017 Join Us on a Scenic Tour South of Seattle for the Third Annual Ride for Major Taylor! (This is information about...

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Valley River Ride with Our Friends at Cascade

Posted on Mar 27, 2017

Sunday, April 2, 2017 Kick off spring with the new Valley River Ride (This is information about a ride presented by our friends at Cascade...

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Walk-n-Talk in Shorewood, the Northwest Corner of Burien

Posted on Mar 3, 2017

Grab your galoshes and let’s have our Walk-n-Talk where we haven’t walked yet. Let’s go to the far northwest corner of...

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Rainy Game-Day Walk-n-Talk

Posted on Feb 3, 2017

It looks like this coming Sunday will be a good day to try out your rain gear on our Game-day Walk-n-Talk on Sunday February 5. (We still...

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New Year’s Day Walk-n-Talk to Mathison Park

Posted on Dec 29, 2016

Step into the brand, new year by strolling with others on the January 2017 Walk-n-Talk. On Sunday, January 1, we’ll meet at Burien...

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Winter Waterfall Walk-n-Talk for December

Posted on Dec 1, 2016

There’s a special meetup spot and walking route for our December 2017 Walk-n-Talk. Come join us. We’ll meet at the Recology...

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Friendly Reminder: BE VISIBLE!

Posted on Nov 6, 2016

by Maureen Hoffmann, WABI President. As we all “fall back” and change our clocks this weekend, I think about it now getting...

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Lake Burien Walk-n-Talk

Posted on Nov 4, 2016

It’s time for a walk! (Isn’t it always time for a walk?) It’s fun. It gets you out of the house. You get the chance to...

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Walk-n-Talk to a Park Trio

Posted on Sep 26, 2016

Let’s discover 3 of Burien’s 25 City Parks on October’s Walk-n-Talk! For a small city, we have many gems of green space...

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Volunteer Opportunity – 2016 Washington State Bicycle & Pedestrian Count

Posted on Sep 5, 2016

The Annual Bicycle and Pedestrian Count will be taken at locations throughout Washington State in nearly 40 jurisdictions, including...

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Hospitality House Annual Walk for the Women, September 17

Posted on Sep 5, 2016

Annual WALK FOR THE WOMEN, Saturday, September 17, 2016 This year organizers are promising “a gift for every walker!” Hospitality House...

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Walk-n-Talk from Town Square to Seahurst and Back

Posted on Aug 31, 2016

September already?! How could that be? Let’s launch into Autumn with a Walk-n-Talk on a holiday weekend. Sunday, September 4th,...

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Three Tree Point Obliteride Orange Tunnel August 14

Posted on Aug 5, 2016

On Sunday morning, August 14, about 150 Obliteride cyclists will ride through Normandy Park and Burien on Day 2 of their 150-mile bike...

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4th Annual Public Art Walk-n-Talk, with Oil and Tea

Posted on Aug 1, 2016

“Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.” – Marcel Proust In keeping with our summertime...

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Walk-n-Talk on the Indian Trail

Posted on Jun 29, 2016

It’s time for another Indian Trail Walk-n-Talk, this Sunday, July 3rd. Historic Trail a Burien Gem One of Burien’s gems is the...

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THEN & NOW: the True Story of Sidewalks in Burien

Posted on Jun 13, 2016

“We want more sidewalks!” I hear that all the time when out on the street talking to folks. Understandably! I, too, walk a...

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Discover the “Secret Stroll” on a Walk-n-Talk Down to Seahurst Beach

Posted on Jun 3, 2016

Care to walk through a wooded ravine, bright with late “spring green”? This Sunday, June 5, our Walk-n-Talk will start at the...

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Walk-n-Talk in South Gregory Heights

Posted on Apr 27, 2016

The weatherman has promised us a sunny weekend, so let’s get out together for the May Walk-n-Talk! This month we’ll walk...

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Urban Cycling at the Burien Library April 30

Posted on Apr 26, 2016

The Burien Library will be hosting Madi Carlson, author of Urban Cycling, advocate, and urban-cycler extraordinaire, on Saturday, April 30...

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Horses, Donkeys, Dobermans and Danes

Posted on Apr 3, 2016

What a BEAUTIFUL day for a Walk-n-Talk here in Burien today! There were 22 of us (one was four-legged) that met at the Boulevard Park...

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Stone House Walk-n-Talk Revisited

Posted on Mar 30, 2016

Long ago, at the north edge of Burien, there were people building some very distinctive homes with stones and pebbles. Come with us on the...

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Grab Your Galoshes and Walk-n-Talk

Posted on Mar 4, 2016

They say we’re setting records for rain… and it looks like we’ll have liquid sunshine for the next 10 days. Hmm. That means...

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Washington Bike Summit

Posted on Feb 13, 2016

Are you a small business owner interested in learning about how bikes mean better business? A planner or engineer working within your...

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Downtown Burien Mobility Study

Posted on Feb 7, 2016

News from the City of Burien regarding the Downtown Burien Mobility Study With Downtown Burien recognized by the Puget Sound Regional...

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Post-Groundhog Walk-n-Talk

Posted on Feb 2, 2016

The groundhog is seeing his shadow this year, and it looks like he’ll be seeing it again on Sunday, February 7 for our Walk-n-Talk....

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