Tagged with 'swimming'

FREE Family Swim Passes now available at Evergreen Pool

FREE Family Swim Passes now available at Evergreen Pool

Low-income families who qualify for free/reduced lunches and live within the Burien city limits can now receive FREE Family Swim Passes for the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center. The City has partnered... [Read more]

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

The non-profit Evergreen Pool, which serves the greater Highline area and that had been threatened with closure (read our previous coverage here), will remain open thanks to a combination of community... [Read more]

Help Evergreen Pool by taking swimming lessons

Help Evergreen Pool by taking swimming lessons

Our friends at Evergreen Pool could close if the community doesn’t start using it, and they’re encouraging residents to help by taking swimming lessons! This local non-profit indoor aquatic... [Read more]

Evergreen Pool holding Free Community Swim this Saturday, Dec. 21

Evergreen Pool holding Free Community Swim this Saturday, Dec. 21

Evergreen Pool in White Center will be throwing a party for the community this Saturday, Dec. 21, along with a toy and food drive to help the less fortunate in the area. Just bring an unwrapped toy or... [Read more]

Fundraising campaign now underway to keep Evergreen Pool open

Fundraising campaign now underway to keep Evergreen Pool open

WhiteWater Aquatics Management, the non-profit organization that operates the Evergreen Community Aquatics Center pool in unincorporated King County faces a Jan. 15 deadline to raise $15,000 to keep the... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center hosting ‘Women’s Only’ swim Nov. 23

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center hosting ‘Women’s Only’ swim Nov. 23

Recently Evergreen Community Aquatics Center – located at 606 SW 116th Street – had to cut their Women Only Swim Lessons recently due to lack of interest. They want to continue the program, but they... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatics Center Marks 3 Years of Service

Evergreen Community Aquatics Center Marks 3 Years of Service

Three years ago, the Highline School District reached an agreement with non-profit community group Whitewater Aquatic Management to open and operate a closed pool in White Center, which was renamed The... [Read more]

Brrring in 2013 with a Polar Bear Plunge; Here Are 2 to Choose From

Brrring in 2013 with a Polar Bear Plunge; Here Are 2 to Choose From

Last year’s Burien plunge winner, Isaac Chrisman, visiting from Idaho. Photo by Michael Brunk. Brrring in 2013 by participating in a local Polar Bear Plunge, which can be a great, fun, “cleansing”... [Read more]

Gregory Seahurst Swim Club Will Open Saturday, May 12; Here’s How to Join

Gregory Seahurst Swim Club Will Open Saturday, May 12; Here’s How to Join

Advertiser Gregory Seahurst Swim Club (GSSC – home of the Gators!), located in Burien’s Gregory Heights neighborhood, is getting set to open at Noon on Saturday, May 12, with a General Swim &... [Read more]

‘Pay What You Can’ for Kids to Learn to Swim at Evergreen Aquatic Center

‘Pay What You Can’ for Kids to Learn to Swim at Evergreen Aquatic Center

Our friends at the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center in White Center want our Readers to know that they’re offering a ‘Pay Only What You Can’ special from April 17 through May 23. “Kids... [Read more]

Evergreen Aquatics To Celebrate B-Day With Olympic Medalists Aug. 27th

Evergreen Aquatics To Celebrate B-Day With Olympic Medalists Aug. 27th

White Center’s Evergreen Community Aquatics Center will be celebrating its one-year anniversary with an appearance by two Olympic Medalists and a public open swim on Saturday, Aug. 27th. The public... [Read more]