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Walk-n-Talk the Nature Trails above Seahurst Beach, Oct. 1

Posted on Sep 27, 2017

Begin the month of October with a walk down the wooded hillside to Seahurst Beach. This Sunday, October 1, 2017, our Walk-n-Talk will...

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Holiday Weekend 3-Park Walk-n-Talk

Posted on Sep 1, 2017

Arbor Lake Park Entrance – Photo by Michael Brunk, NW Lens Let’s discover 3 of Burien’s 25 City Parks on...

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Fred Hutch Obliteride Rolls Through Burien August 13

Posted on Aug 11, 2017

On Sunday morning, August 13, about 150 Obliteride cyclists will ride through Normandy Park and Burien on Day 2 of their 150-mile bike...

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5th Annual Burien Public Art Walk-n-Talk

Posted on Aug 3, 2017

“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 Burien’s Treasured Indian Trail

Posted on Jun 28, 2017

It’s time for another Walk-n-Talk on Burien’s treasured Indian Trail, this Sunday, July 2rd. Historic Trail a Burien Gem One...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Are you invisible?

Posted on Dec 31, 2015

by Maureen Hoffmann, WABI President. These long winter days are short on light, so most of us find ourselves going to and from work,...

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4th Annual Walk-n-Talk-with-a-Doc

Posted on Dec 29, 2015

After a season full of holiday celebrations and the start of a new year, you may have vowed to “get back on that exercise...

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New Miller Creek Trail, WABI Weekday, 12/16

Posted on Dec 9, 2015

Come celebrate the City of Burien’s most recent jewel in the Parks Department, the new Miller Creek Trail. The trail follows along...

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Park Trio Walk-n-Talk

Posted on Dec 4, 2015

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

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Early Fall Walk-n-Talk Around the Lake

Posted on Sep 28, 2015

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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It’s Time to Count Walkers and Bikers Again

Posted on Sep 20, 2015

2015 Call for Volunteers It’s time again for the Annual Bicycle and Pedestrian Documentation Project. WSDOT and Cascade Bicycle Club...

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2015 Walk for the Women on September 19

Posted on Sep 5, 2015

SAVE THE DATE: The 14th annual ‘Walk for the Women’ – a fundraiser for Burien’s Hospitality House – will be Saturday, Sept. 19, in...

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Ride Around the Sound Coming through Burien on September 19

Posted on Sep 5, 2015

The American Lung Association’s charity bicycle tour will be coming through the area on Saturday, Sept. 19 with 400-500 riders. Advanced...

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Labor Day Weekend Walk-n-Talk to Mathison Park

Posted on Sep 5, 2015

It’s a holiday weekend, a great time to go for a nice Walk-n-Talk with nice neighbors. This Sunday, September 6, we’ll meet at...

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More Bike Racks Installed in Burien!

Posted on Jul 10, 2015

In March, when writing the Downtown Burien Bike Rack Project Wrap-up, there were still 6 bike racks awaiting installation. Since 2013,...

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