Hi everyone! Now that the new year is well underway, we want to call a few upcoming dates to your attention.
Tuesday, 1/28, at 6:30 PM: Our West Seattle Block Watch Captains’ Network (WSBWCN) meetings resume this month at the SW Police Precinct (just southeast of the Home Depot store on Delridge) at 2300 SW Webster Street. FYI, we meet monthly on 4th Tuesdays; except in July, August, November and December. We hope you’ll join us! We’ll post the agenda for the January meeting soon.
Tuesday, 1/21, at 7 PM: The West Seattle Crime Prevention Council (WSCPC) meets one week earlier (3rd Tuesdays) in the same location at 7 PM. Their guest this month will be Ann Graves, Field Manager, Seattle Animal Control Shelter, Ms. Graves will discuss dog-flipping (theft on an animal that is subsequently sold), the leash law, dangerous and abused animals, and other animal related issues.
Thursday, 1/23/14, from 6 to 8 PM: The Department of Neighborhoods (DON) is offering a free workshop to learn about Neighborhood Matching Fund grants. It will be held outside of West Seattle at the Rainier Community Center, 4600 38th Ave South. You can find more details here. The deadline for applications is February 3rd at 5 PM. Later in the year, in early June and early October, there will be additional opportunities to apply.
Saturday, 2/8/14: Neighbor Appreciation Day is coming up on February 8th! Here is more information and some ideas about how you and your neighbors can celebrate.
If you know of other events or activities that we should add to our calendar, let us know!