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Highland Terrace September News
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HTNA Meeting This Wednesday, September 12


This will be our first monthly meeting of the school year, please join us! Get reconnected with your neighbors and discuss topics you want to see on future meeting agendas!  The meeting will be held at the Highland Terrace Elementary library at 7pm.

Updates from Shoreline Place!


Please see their website for the latest updates, including a site plan, a short video, and survey.

HTNA Seeking Volunteer for Communications


HTNA is seeking 1-3 people to take over the position of "Communications and Community Outreach".  If you are thinking about how you can help the neighborhood association, this would be a great opportunity.  Come talk with us at our meeting on Wednesday!
 

Communications and Community Outreach

 

The Communication and Community Outreach lead will assume primary responsibility to disseminate information to all residents of the Highland Terrace Neighborhood.

The means of communication shall include but not be limited to the following:

  • a newsletter to be published at least quarterly, to be sent via email to all who have requested to be added to our list serve.

  • Facebook and NextDoor will be used to share information about news and upcoming events relevant to Highland Terrace and other Shoreline neighborhoods.

  • a website (highlandterraceneighborhood.org) will be maintained to include the geographical definition of the HTNA, the purposes of the HTNA, information of potential interest to the neighborhood, information about upcoming meetings of the HTNA and other organizations as relevant, the bylaws, and other information as deemed useful by the Communications Committee and/or the Leadership Team.


News for Neighborhoods - There are so many amazing things happening in Shoreline! This is just a small selection of the fun and interesting events!

Glass Tile Jewelry Workshop, Wednesday, September 12, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Shoreline Senior Center, 18560 1st Ave. NE #1
Learn to make sparkling glass tile jewelry in this fun and easy workshop using non-toxic materials. Each participant will make a necklace pendant and/or a pair of earrings to take home or to give as a gift.  All materials provided, but feel free to bring a magazine or catalog with flower pictures to use for your jewelry images.  Registration required.

Shop Hop, Saturday, September 15, 11 am – 6 pm
Various locations in Shoreline and Lake Forest Park
The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts invites all to participate in the third annual store tour featuring locally owned, art-focused shops. Pick up a “passport” at any of the stores, have it stamped at all four locations, and enter for your chance to win one of the fabulous prizes.  Map and more information online.

Welcoming Week in Shoreline, September 15-22
Welcoming Week is a national campaign held annually during the 3rd week of September, to raise awareness of the benefits of immigrants and promote welcoming and inclusive communities. For more information, contact Suni Tolton, Diversity and Inclusion Coordinator at 206-801-2256 or stolton@shorelinewa.gov.

  • Chief Seattle and the Town that Took His Name, Saturday, September 15, 1 – 3:30 pm
    Richmond Beach Library, 19601 – 21st Avenue NW
    Author David Buerge will discuss his twenty year journey of research and interviews that led him to write the first biography of Chief Seattle. Sponsored by the Friends of the Richmond Beach Library and the Shoreline Historical Museum.
  • Cultural Conversations for Woman: Immigration Stories, Thursday, September 20, 6:30 – 8 pm
    Spartan Recreation Centerm 202 185th Street NE
    This is an opportunity for women to hear and learn from each others’ experiences. A safe space to build connec-tions and broaden perspectives.
    Contact Carmen Murrell at cmurrell@shorelinewa.gov for more info. RSVP is not required, but helpful.
     
  • City Hall Open House: Take Action!, Saturday, September 22, 10 am – 1 pm
    Shoreline City Hall, 17500 Midvale Avenue N
    Connect with local resources and organizations to learn about volunteer opportunities.
    Free food, dance performances, fun activities, and advocacy workshops offered.
     
  • Fire Department Open House, Saturday, September 22, 11 am – 2 pm
    Shoreline Fire Department, 17525 Aurora Avenue N
    Enjoy a hot dog lunch, fire and life safety checkups, and watch firefighters demonstrating rescue skills! Tours of the apparatus and lots of hands-on fun for kids. Bring the whole family!
    Contact Michelle Pidduck at mpidduck@shorelinefire.com for more information.
  • Under Our Skin: Conversations About Race, Sunday, September 23, 2 – 3:30 pm
    Shoreline City Hall, 17500 Midvale Avenue N
    Discussion on race and inclusion using the Seattle Times "Under Our Skin" video project. Talk about issues of race in a deeper way.

Friends of the Shoreline Library Book Sale, Friday-Sunday, September 21 – 23
345 NE 175th Street
Members Only Preview Sale, Friday, September 21, 5-7pm. Membership forms available at the book sale entrance.  Everyone is welcome on Saturday, from 10am-4pm, and Sunday, from 11am-3pm. Most books priced $1 or less.  Bag Sale on Sunday - $4 per bag.

Seattle Seahawks Game at the Shoreline Library, Sunday, September 30, 1 – 4:30 pm
Shoreline Library, 345 NE 175th Street
Watch the Seattle Seahawks take on the Cardinals on the big screen! The game starts at 1:05pm.

**Boeing Creek Volunteer Work Party, Saturday, September 15, 10 am – 2 pm
Boeing Creek Park, 179229 3rd Avenue NW
Meet at the north end of the Shoreview Park Off Leash Dog Park, just off the Shoreline Community College campus. Contact Sheraden at KimballWNPS@gmail.com to RSVP or for further information.

Upcoming Highland Terrace Events

 
September 12 - HTNA Monthly Meeting, Highland Terrace Elementary Library, 7-9pm
 

Volunteer Opportunities


If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us for more details.
  • Join the HNTA Board! Build community by organizing events, communicating information to residents, and making improvements around the neighborhood. Elections will be happening this summer!
  • Get together with neighbors on your block to plan for emergencies, form a block Watch, or organize a block party.
  • We are starting to organize more informal meetups to facilitate people with similar interests getting to know each other.  If you would like to organize one - let us know!!
For more information about how to get involved with the neighborhood, please visit our website or contact us at info@highlandterraceneighborhood.org.
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