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Seattle Fishermen’s Memorial

Seattle Fishermen's Memorial PO Box 17356 Seattle, WA  98107 206-782-6577 Email | Website | Facebook | Donate Online ABOUT SEATTLE FISHERMEN'S MEMORIAL: - For over a century, Seattle and Ballard have been the effective home port for the North Pacific Fishing Fleet and Seattle Fishermen's Terminal its center.  The Memorial is located at the center of Fishermen's Terminal for…
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Join Heron Habitat Helpers

HERON HABITAT HELPERS  FACEBOOK | WEBSITE  ABOUT HERON HABITAT HELPERS - Heron Habitat Helpers is an all volunteer, membership organization in Ballard for locals who love the herons that live around us and along both our fresh-water and salt water shores (map).  You can see herons in Ballard almost any day of year, but the most impressive is when…
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Join Swedish Club

Swedish Club 1920 Dexter Ave North Seattle, WA 98109 (206) 283-1090 Facebook | Website  ABOUT THE SWEDISH CLUB - The Swedish Club, founded in 1892, strives to encourage understanding between the United States and Scandinavian countries through education and celebration of Scandinavian culture, especially Sweden. - Includes members of various cultural backgrounds along with Scandinavian. - The…
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Join Ballard Elks Lodge #827

Ballard Elks Lodge #827 6411 Seaview Avenue NW Seattle, WA 98107 (206) 784-0827  Facebook | Website ABOUT THE BALLARD ELKS: - The Elks are a global charitable organization.  Ballard Elks give to Ballard Food Bank and many other nonprofits throughout the neighborhood.  Many members of the Ballard Elks feel it's the best lodge in the country with…
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Join Phinney Neighborhood Association

Phinney Neighborhood Association 6532 Phinney Avenue North Seattle, WA 98103 (206) 783-2244 Website | Facebook  ABOUT PHINNEY NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION: - Located in historic 1917 brick school building, PNA works to build, engage and support our diverse community through programs, services and activities that connect neighbors and foster civic engagement, including Hot Meals Program to help feed the…
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ARC Dance Company

ARC DANCE 9250 14th Ave NW Seattle, WA 98117 (206) 352-0798 | FACEBOOK | WEBSITE  ABOUT ARC DANCE - Located in Ballard's Crown Hill, ARC Dance is the neighborhood's only Ballet school and professional dance troupe. - This non-profit arts organization operates a 9,000 square foot dance facility in the North Ballard/ Crown Hill neighborhood of Seattle.   ARC supports community…
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Ballard Jazz Festival – May 16-19

Ballard Jazz Festival Takes place in venues throughout Ballard's Historic Dining District SEATTLE, WA 98107 (206) 789-3379 | Facebook | WEBSITE About Ballard Jazz Festival - Annual event normally held in May. - Live Jazz in Old Seattle followed by Swedish Pancake Jazz Brunch. CONTACT:  Matt Jorgensen, Community Organizer & Artistic Director John Bishop, Artistic Director
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Fishermen’s Fall Festival

FISHERMEN'S FALL FESTIVAL PO BOX 17356 SEATTLE, WA  98107 206-782-6577 EMAIL | WEBSITE | FACEBOOK ABOUT FISHERMEN'S FALL FESTIVAL: - This is one event you do not want to miss; it's quintessential Seattle. - One of Seattle's perennial favorites with activities for the whole family and community, including oyster-slurping contest, filleting competition, cooking demonstrations, survival suit races, salmon BBQ…
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Readers to Eaters

Readers to Eaters 12437 SE 26th Place Bellevue, WA 98005 Facebook | WEBSITE ABOUT READERS TO EATERS: - Founded in 2009 with a mission to promote food literacy from the ground up, Readers to Eaters wants children and families to have a better understanding of what and how we eat. - Publishes books with a fresh perspective on…
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Sustainable BALLARD

Sustainable BALLARD 2442 NW Market Street Seattle, WA 98107 (206) 384-0053 Facebook | Website | Donate Online ABOUT SUSTAINABLE BALLARD - First neighborhood sustainability group in Seattle. - Sustainable Ballard is a founding organization of Sustainable Communities All Over Puget Sound. - Supports the Ballard community towards a healthy lifestyle that is socially and environmentally sustainable through education and sharing…
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Viking Days Festival

Viking Days Festival 3014 NW 67TH STREET SEATTLE, WA 98117  (206) 789-5707 FACEBOOK | WEBSITE ABOUT VIKING DAYS FESTIVAL - Organized by the Nordic Heritage Museum, Viking Days takes place in late summer or early Fall each year.  It is an homage to Ballard's Scandinavian roots and a raucous good time, replete with things you don't see every day…
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Ballard Food Bank

Ballard Food Bank 5130 Leary Avenue Northwest Seattle, WA 98107 (206) 789-7800 Facebook | Website | Donate Online ABOUT THE BALLARD FOOD BANK - The Ballard Food Bank is in the "big blue building" on Leary Ave, just south of Market Street. More than 1,400 Ballard, Magnolia, and Queen Anne households receive food, hygiene items, or emergency financial help…
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Moisture Festival

A gem in Seattle's crown, Ballard's own Moisture Festival! Learn more at:  http://www.moisturefestival.org/ or https://www.facebook.com/moisturefestival/
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F.O.R.K.S.

F.O.R.K.S. (formerly Seattle Chefs Collaborative)  PO Box 30884  Seattle, WA 98113-0884   Facebook | Website ABOUT F.O.R.K.S. (Field. Oceans. Ranches. Kitchens. Stewards.) - F.O.R.K.S., formerly the Seattle Chefs Collaborative, works with chefs and the greater food community to celebrate local foods and foster a more sustainable food supply. - Inspires action by translating information about our food into…
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Ballard NW Senior Center

Ballard NW Senior Center 5429 32nd NWSeattle, WA 98107 (206) 297-0403 FACEBOOK | WEBSITE ABOUT BALLARD NW SENIOR CENTER: There is a vibrant senior community in our neighborhood.  At the Ballard NW Senior Center, you will find many residents of Ballard who grew up here, got married here, raised a family, worked and retired here. It's a…
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Seattle Made

Coalition of companies who make things in Seattle, from beer to biotech. http://www.seattlemade.org/
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Friends of the Ballard Locks

Friends of the Ballard Locks 3015 54th St NW Seattle, WA  98107   | Website | ABOUT FRIENDS OF THE BALLARD LOCKS: -  This volunteer group meets monthly at the Ballard Locks.  All are welcome.  Check website for meeting times. - Friends of the Ballard Locks are committed to honoring and recording the contribution of the locks,…
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