News & Announcements

  • Doctor’s orders: Support seniors on Oct. 4; RSVP now

    Doctor’s orders: Support seniors on Oct. 4; RSVP now

    The Power of Community Breakfast is right around the corner and all we’re missing is YOU! Support critical senior programs at the Greenwood Senior Center and PNA Village, such as memory-loss programming, support groups, enrichment and educational activities, social services, aging-in-place, and more. These programs inspire stories like Robin’s who discovered the Greenwood Senior Center when her husband was battling Alzheimer’s....

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  • Your voice is important! Please take our community survey.

    Your voice is important! Please take our community survey.

    Community Begins Here. At the heart of everything we do at the Phinney Neighborhood Association (PNA) are the people of PhinneyWood, this diverse collection of individuals and families who come here to nurture, work, learn, play, and be together. Your voice is important! We're conducting a short community survey, and we'd love your input! No matter how (or if) you use the PNA, you are a member of our community and your valuable observations help us chart our course. If you respond by Sept. 30, you'll be entered into a drawing for $100 at your choice of Ken's Market or Greenwood Hardware. ...

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  • Would you like a community woodshop?

    Would you like a community woodshop?

    PNA is considering the idea of opening a community woodshop program on the Phinney Center campus. We're picturing a small shop stocked with professional, safe woodworking tools that neighborhood members would not typically have at home. During woodshop hours, shop volunteers would be available to teach safe tool usage, operate equipment, and advise you on the best ways to accomplish your project. We've been talking with a group of neighborhood members with a passion for woodworking, and are excited about the project, but we'd like to hear from the rest of our community before committing the resources to start the project....

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  • September 2018 Newsletter

    September 2018 Newsletter

    The newsletter is here! Find out what events and classes are happening at the Phinney Center and Greenwood Senior Center, and what's going on with PNA programs. Featured events include the Gumshoe 5K, the Farmers Market Happy Hour, Membership & Free T-shirt Day at the Market, and Camp Greenwood at the GSC. Also, check out our memory loss film now online, and a bunch of new job openings....

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  • The fall Review is out

    The fall Review is out

    If you're a PhinneyWood resident or a PNA member, keep an eye on the mail for your copy of the Fall Review. If you're not - or you want a sneak peak - you can read it online.  Find out what fun and educational stuff is going on in the next few months at the Phinney Center and Greenwood Senior Center. Plus, meet community members who practice English together, learn about the new Zoo for All initiative, take a look back at at Ballard's Daigon's Alley, and read about a meal pilot program for people living in encampments.   ...

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  • Closed Monday, Sept. 3 for Labor Day

    Closed Monday, Sept. 3 for Labor Day

    The Phinney Center and the Greenwood Senior Center will be closed Monday, September 3 in observance of Labor Day. The free Hot Meal Program will continue as usual,  at 4 pm at the Greenwood Senior Center....

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  • Member and Volunteer Art Show People’s Choice winner

    Member and Volunteer Art Show People’s Choice winner

    Congratulations to S.R. Lane, whose photograph, "Old Salty," won the people's choice vote in the recent Member and Volunteer Art Show at the Phinney Center Gallery!...

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  • Have stuff your kids have outgrown?

    Have stuff your kids have outgrown?

    Why not clean out the closets to help out our preschool co-ops, Phinney Neighborhood Preschool Co-op and Ballard Preschool Co-op? Both schools have their Gently Used Gear Sales coming up: PNPC's on Sept. 22 and BPC's on Oct. 6., which raise funds funds for their programs.  Donate to PNPC and 100 percent benefits their programs, or make a little money and sell your items at BPC's, and donate a portion of your proceeds. ...

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  • August 2018 Newsletter

    August 2018 Newsletter

    The newsletter is here! Find out what events and classes are happening at the Phinney Center and Greenwood Senior Center, and what's going on with PNA programs. Featured events include the Gumshoe 5K, the Farmers Market Happy Hour, Membership & Free T-shirt Day at the Market, and Camp Greenwood at the GSC. Also, check out our memory loss film now online, and a bunch of new job openings....

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  • Seed Library Helps You Grow Fall & Winter Plants

    Seed Library Helps You Grow Fall & Winter Plants

    Keep your garden growing into the fall and even through the winter with seeds that are available right now at the King County Seed Lending Library inside the PNA Tool Library. You can start all sorts of salad greens, plus second sowings of peas, beets, turnips and carrots for fall harvest. Plant kale, broccoli and other brassica-family crops for fall and overwintering. Small quantities of seed for all these crops are now available at the PNA’s branch of the seed library. They’re inside the green cabinet in the tool library’s office, available for free whenever the tool library is open....

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