News & Announcements

  • The fall Review is out!

    The fall Review is out!

    If you're a Phinney-Greenwood resident or a PNA member, you should have received your copy of The Review. If you're not, you can read it online or pick it up at the Phinney Center or the Greenwood Senior Center. You can also grab a copy at the following libraries: Greenwood, Ballard, Green Lake, and Broadview. Find out what fun and educational stuff is going on in the next few months at the Phinney Center and Greenwood Senior Center. Plus, get an in-depth look at how we're helping seniors and those in need, take a trip down memory lane with outgoing director Lee Harper, and set your kids up for success with community involvement....

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  • Help us find the new PNA Executive Director!

    Help us find the new PNA Executive Director!

    By Amanda Froh, PNA Board President..... As you may have already learned, Lee Harper, PNA’s amazing executive director for the last 9+ years, has decided to move on to new professional and personal adventures. On behalf of the Board of Directors, I want to express our deepest thanks and admiration for Lee and her innumerable contributions to strengthening the PNA and our community... Now, we are in search of a new leader. We need your help in spreading the word about this opportunity! Click "Read more" to learn about the hiring process and see the announcement. Please share it with your personal and professional networks via social media, email, word of mouth, or however you best communicate. ...

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  • Beerstock rocked!

    Beerstock rocked!

    On Saturday, July 13, 32 indie craft breweries served up 72 beers and ciders at the 14th Annual PNA Summer Beer Taste: Beerstock.  More than 600 folks – including attendees, brewers, donors, and volunteers – helped us raise $17,155 for PNA's programs for seniors, kids, people in need, and our entire community! Find out the crowd favorites......

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  • People’s Choice Winner: Northwest Fine Arts Competition

    People’s Choice Winner: Northwest Fine Arts Competition

    Congratulations to the People's Choice winner of the PNA's Northwest Fine Arts Competition: Ellen Hamm with "Highland Light 2." Click "read more" to see the piece and read her artist statement.  ...

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  • A fond farewell

    A fond farewell

    With extraordinary gratitude and quite a bit of sadness, and after almost ten years as the Executive Director of this fantastic organization, I have decided to step down in early October... On a sunny and warm day in my 20s, I participated in my first PNA event: Garage Sale Day. As I happily wandered among sale booths and kids’ lemonade stands, I was overwhelmed with the kindness, the smiles, and the community I saw. It is seared in my memory as one of my favorite days ever and it still is my favorite PNA “holiday” each year! (For years, the couch we found graced our front porch.) I thought “working at PNA would be a dream job!” as its mission to build community resonated so deeply with me. ...

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  • The summer Review is out

    The summer Review is out

    If you're a Phinney-Greenwood resident or a PNA member, you should have received your copy of The Review. If you're not, you can read it online or pick it up at the Phinney Center or the Greenwood Senior Center. You can also grab a copy at the following libraries: Greenwood, Ballard, Green Lake, and Broadview. Find out what fun and educational stuff is going on in the next few months at the Phinney Center and Greenwood Senior Center. Plus, get the details on the new Alice Ball park opening, explore a new way to walk, plan picnics, and schedule your kids' summer fun....

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  • PNA Community Woodshop Sneak Peek (and free doughnuts!)

    PNA Community Woodshop Sneak Peek (and free doughnuts!)

    Come and see our “work in progress” community wood shop on Saturday, June 8th from 9 am until 2 pm. View the future plans for the space, talk with the wood shop crew, sign up to volunteer, and enjoy a cup of coffee & doughnut. The mission of the shop is to build and support a broad community of fabrication and woodworking members who are enthusiastic about learning, teaching, sharing, and inspiring one another with creativity, skill, and community service. We are currently looking for volunteers that would like to help get the space ready for regular operation, teach a class, and repair tools/equipment....

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  • Call for entries! PNA Member & Volunteer Art Show

    Call for entries! PNA Member & Volunteer Art Show

    Are you an artist AND a current PNA member, volunteer, or staff member?  Please submit your artwork to the 2019 PNA Member and Volunteer Art Show! Jurors from the local community will select art to be displayed in the Phinney Center Gallery from July 11- August 16. The opening artist reception will be held Friday, July 12, 7-9 pm during the PhinneyWood Art Walk, and a  People’s Choice Award will be given based on popular vote during the show. The submission process is open until May 31. ...

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  • Are you our next Board Member?

    Are you our next Board Member?

    PNA is seeking two candidates for its Board of Directors and we would love to hear from you! We are looking for community members who are passionate about the PNA’s mission to build community,  have expertise in real estate development,  are local business owners, or who have knowledge or experience with fundraising. We are actively working to build a more equitable and inclusive Board and organization because we value a diversity of opinions, backgrounds, and skills. Applicants representing the diversity of our community are encouraged to apply....

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  • Call for Art! Northwest Fine Arts Competition

    Call for Art! Northwest Fine Arts Competition

    Do you create art in the Pacific Northwest? We want to see it! The submission process for the Northwest Fine Arts Competition is open now through March 29. A jury will choose 2D work, from 20-30 artists to be displayed in the Phinney Center Gallery May 9-June 14, with  the opening reception on May 10 during the PhinneyWood BIG One Art Walk....

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