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Candy Cane Clementine Hunt, Dec. 5 @ 10 AM

The annual Cheasty Greenspace at Mt. View Candy Cane and Clementine Hunt is on December 5 at 10 AM!  Bring your little ones and a gathering bag to Cheasty Greenspace at Mt. View for a woodland hunt for seasonal delights.  For ages 5 and under.


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South Seattle Emerald reports on the Lantern Walk

“What are you doing?” an onlooker we pass on the sidewalk asked.

“We’re bringing the light of community into the dark of winter,” a volunteer leader replied.

As we walked, I overheard neighbors discussing nearby locations such as Garfield High School and Rainier Vista.

“This area was like a war zone forever; now everything’s like

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S Alaska Pl Staircase Recommended for Funding!

The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods has recommended that the City Council provide FCGMV with a Neighborhood Park & Street Fund in order to complete the staircase and landscaping at the South Alaska Place street end!  This project will be done in partnership with Seattle Department of Parks and Recreation, Seattle Department of Transportation, Seattle Department … read more

Lantern Walk, Saturday November 7

Come join us on Saturday, November 7 at 5 PM for our annual lantern walk!  Everyone is welcome to come join in this celebration of our community and access to nature.

Thank you Jeff Nachtigal for this excellent video!… read more

Letter of Support from Outdoors For All

On October 15, 2015, Kris Christensen, the Program Coordinator for Outdoors for All Foundation, sent us the following letter of support:

To Whom It May Concern,

On behalf of Outdoors for All, I am writing to express our organization’s support for the restoration and enhancement of Cheasty Greenspace.  As an organization that is committed read more

Green Seattle Day, Nov. 7, 2015 – 9 to Noon!

Join us for the 10th annual Green Seattle Day! 

Saturday, November 7th @ 9am

Parks throughout Seattle, including Cheasty Greenspace!

For this event volunteers will be meeting at the Rainier Community Center, 4600 38th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118.  Registration, with coffee and snacks, will open at 8:30am.  Green Seattle Partnerhsip will provid buses … read more

Cheasty receives $34,689 from King Conservation District-Seattle Community Partnership/Membership Jurisdiction Grant!

Thank you to KCD for approving our grant application for environmental education signage in Cheasty Mt View!

October 13, 2015

Dear Mary,

On behalf of the King Conservation District Board of Supervisors, congratulations on the award of a KCD-Seattle Community Partnership/Member Jurisdiction Grant in the amount of $34,689 for the Seattle Parks Foundation Cheasty/Mt View

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2015 Lantern Walk: Nov. 7 @ 5 PM

The annual Lantern Walk will be on November 7 @ 5 PM starting at the Community Farm in New Rainier Vista (end of S Lilac St off of MLK).

A lantern making workshop will be held Sunday, November 1 from 1 PM to 3 PM at Green Eileen (4860 Rainier Ave S).

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King Conservation District Grant!

Monday, October 12 @ 5PM, the King Conservation District Board of Supervisors will be voting to approve its 2015 Seattle Community Partnership Grants!  Cheasty Greenspace Mt. View is on the agenda to receive funding for educational signage and an experiential learning station.  This grant is based on the merit and impact of the project proposal … read more