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Celebrate Neighbor Appreciation Day 2010 on February 6
Events happening at fire stations, community centers and parks

SEATTLE -- Celebrate Seattle's 16th annual Neighbor Appreciation Day, a special day to reach out to neighbors and express thanks to all who help make your neighborhood a great place. Community organizations, businesses and residents across Seattle are planning events to celebrate February 6. For more information, visit

Event: Neighbor Appreciation Day- International District/ Chinatown Dinner
Event Time: Tuesday, February 2, 5:30 -- 6:30 pm
Event Location: International District/ Chinatown Community Center, 719 8th Ave. S. Seattle, WA 98104
Event Contact: Lori Van Norman, 206-233-0042,

Event: Visit your Neighborhood Fire Station
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 11:00 am -- 3:00 pm
Event Location: Seattle Fire Stations. Visit for list of Seattle Fire Stations.
Event Contact: Seattle Fire Department, 206-386-1400

Event: Neighbor Appreciation Day Student Arts Contest Awards Ceremony (by invitation)
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 10:00 am -- 12:00 pm
Event Location: Dunlap Elementary School
Event Contact: Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, 206-684-0464

Event: Lower Queen Anne Clean-Up
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 9:00 am- 12:00 pm
Event Location: Counterbalance Park on Queen Anne Ave. N and Roy St.
Event Contact: Christa Dumpys, 206-684-4812,

Event: Neighbor Appreciation Day- Ravenna Community Center Drop-in
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, Drop in for refreshments (10:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Event Location: Ravenna-Eckstein Community Center, 6535 Ravenna Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Event Contact: Trevor Gregg, 206-615-0222,

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup - Aurora, Licton Springs, Greenwood
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 10:00 -- 11:30 am
Event Location: Meet at N 90th St. & Stone Ave. N
Event Contact: Greenwood Aurora Involved Neighbors; Cindy Potter,

Event: Open House - An Invitation to Neighbors to Visit Historic Landmark Church
for tea, cookies and dedication.
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 10:00 am -- 2:00 pm
Event Location: 1763 NW 62nd St. Seattle, WA 98107
Event Contact: David Heitmiller, 206-783-1618,

Event: Raise the Beds at C&P Coffee
Complete one of four raised beds to produce food for community.
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 10:00 am
Event Location: C&P Coffee, 5612 California Ave. SW, Seattle, WA 98136
Event Contact: Terri Glaberson, 206-280-2828,

Event: Neighborhood Appreciation Day and Pancake Breakfast
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 11:00 am -- 1:00 pm
Event Location: Rainier Beach Community Center, 8825 Rainier Ave. S, Seattle, WA 98118
Cost: $3 for everyone
Event Contact: Carl Bergquist, 206-386-1925,

Event: Neighborhood Appreciation Day- Alki/Admiral neighborhood Open House
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 12:00 pm -- 2:00 pm
Event Location: Hiawatha Community Center
Event Contact: Lakema Bell, 206-684-7441,

Event: Neighborhood Appreciation Day- Free Movie & Popcorn
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 1:30 -- 3:00 pm
Event Location: Magnuson Community Center, 7110 62nd Ave. NE, Seattle, WA
Event Contact: Karla Withrow, 206-684-7026

Event: Daddy Daughter Dinner
Event Time: Saturday, February 6, 6:00 pm -- 9:00 pm
Event Location: Ballard Community Center
Cost: Pre-Register is required. 40 (1st daughter) + $10 for each successive daughter
Event Contact: 206-684-4093

Seattle Department of Neighborhoods provides programs and service that engage residents in civic participation, foster stronger communities, make government more accessible, and preserve and enhance the character of Seattle's neighborhoods.


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