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  • Kids serve up community soup

    Kids serve up community soup

    The North Seattle 5’s, a co-op preschool housed in St. John’s Lutheran Church, recently asked the PNA if they could host a food drive for the Hot Meal Program. The school was very enthusiastic about the food drive and interested in helping the kids understand how the food connected back to the diners served on a weekly basis. The Hot Meal Program decided to have the kids make a giant pot of “community soup” for the evening’s dinner at the kitchen, also at St. John’s Lutheran Church. The kids arrived eager to chop vegetables, add spices and create! After chopping veggies, each preschooler put their individual ingredients into one giant pot and all stirred together with a wooden ladle that has been part of the kitchen for over 20 years....

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  • Through the Seasons: Winter at a Glance

    Through the Seasons: Winter at a Glance

    Wondering what to do in your garden in winter? For many homeowners and aspiring gardeners, laying out a game plan for regular care and upkeep can feel like a daunting task. Knowing just when to plant, prune, fertilize, etc. also has a huge effect on the overall health, success, and yield of your garden. So where to begin? Check out this step-by-step home and garden maintenance guide for winter, developed by PNA's gardener and groundskeeper, Eddie Strange. ...

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  • In the News! Winter Festival on New Day Northwest

    In the News! Winter Festival on New Day Northwest

    Check out our own new TV star, Jessie, on King 5's New Day NW, talking up this weekend's 39th Annual PNA Winter Festival and Crafts Fair with Margaret Larson. She did the PNA proud! Click "Read more" to watch!...

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  • December 2019 Newsletter

    December 2019 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- and how you can get involved....

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  • Stranger Beers breaks the record

    Stranger Beers breaks the record

    The 32nd Annual PNA Winter Beer Taste was a sell-out success! 997 friends helped us raise a record-breaking $35,177 for PNA's programs and services for seniors, kids, and community! Find out the people's choice winners and see pics from the event... ...

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  • Giving Trees: Share Some Holiday Cheer

    Giving Trees: Share Some Holiday Cheer

    Bring joy to neighbors in need by participating in our annual Giving Tree, from mid-November through mid-December. It’s easy! Pick up a gift tag (or two) at the Phinney Center, Greenwood Senior Center, Whittier Kids, HomeStreet Bank (Phinney & Crown Hill), Umpqua Bank (Phinney), Nutty Squirrel Gelato, Three Wishes, or at our Winter Festival, then purchase the gift ($20-30) and return it to the location you picked up the tag by the due date on the tag. ...

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  • The winter Review is out!

    The winter 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, the Greenwood Senior Center or these 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, meet two businesses connected to the community, meet PNA's new director, get tips for winter night safety, learn about a new program for kids and seniors, and read how local authors are inspired by our fair city. ...

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  • How Seattle Inspires Holiday Bookfest Authors

    How Seattle Inspires Holiday Bookfest Authors

    “She rushes down the dark street, past the glittering bookstores and coffee shops, past the Space Needle with its weird alien suggestions, past the stutter and stammer of rush hour…”In that line from Anna Quinn’s novel The Night Child, Nora’s view of Seattle reveals her mental state.The colorful imagery also shows how the Pacific Northwest influences area authors. Some of the celebrated Northwest authors who will appear and sign books at the 10th annual Holiday Bookfest on Nov. 23 offer insights into that inspiration....

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  • Welcome to our new Executive Director

    Welcome to our new Executive Director

    How do you replace an Executive Director (ED) like Lee Harper? Slowly, collaboratively, and deliberately! Hiring a new ED is the Board’s most important responsibility. After a careful process lasting several months, the Board hired Dar'Nesha Weary. Learn about the process and meet Dar'Nesha. ...

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  • November 2019 Newsletter

    November 2019 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- and how you can get involved....

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