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Playground At Victory Heights Park Re-opens In February

At the January meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council it was announced the new playground at Victory Heights Park will have a “soft opening” (i.e. unofficial) on Saturday, February 10th from 10-11 AM. Read the entire minutes of the … Continue reading

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January Community Meetings

Two meetings are coming up that should be of interest to residents of Victory Heights: Tuesday, January 16th: Victory Heights Community Council meeting, 7 PM at the co-op preschool building in Victory Heights Park. Everyone welome! The agenda is: Guest … Continue reading

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Northeast Tool Library Moves to Former Dairy Location

The Northeast Seattle Tool Library, a fantastic resource that until now was located on NE 80th where you could borrow tools for free, is moving to the former LaVilla Dairy location, 10228 Fischer Place, just across Lake City Way on … Continue reading

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Trash Collection on Fridays For Two Weeks

If you are in Victory Heights, the trash pickup for the next two weeks will be Fridays instead of the usual Thursday.  Per a SPU press release: Due to back-to-back Monday holidays, all garbage, food and yard waste and recycling … Continue reading

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Build Gingerbread Houses on Dec. 23rd

Gingerbread House Decorating Party!! On Saturday, December 23rd  join us from 10am – 11:30am at the Victory Heights preschool (1747 NE 106th St) for a gingerbread house decorating party.                   FOLKS with HOLIDAY SPIRIT, please… – Pre-Order a house … Continue reading

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Caroling at Sunrise Senior Center

On Sunday, December 17th, over a dozen carolers from Victory Heights (and friends) took to the streets to serenade random houses along 19th Avenue NE north of the park, and eventually to do an impromptu short concert at the Sunrise … Continue reading

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Victory Heights Caroling Sunday the 17th

For the past several years, neighbors from around Victory Heights have gathered to walk around and sing Christmas carols wherever we can find people at home. This Sunday, December 17th, we’re gathering at the Victory Heights preschool at 5pm. Enjoying … Continue reading

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December Events Calendar

Here are events in and around Victory Heights this month (note: no community council meeting this month): Saturday, December 9th – the North Seattle Rotary hosts “Bingo Karaoke” – http://www.lakecitybingokaraoke.org/ Wednesday, December 13th: Lake City Future First Community Conversation.  https://enjoylakecity.org/last-community-conversation-2017/ … Continue reading

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Post Office Offers Daily Mail Notifications

At the November meeting of the Victory Heights Community Council, we heard from Seattle Police Department representatives Mary Amberg and Officer Bryan Kennedy about a great new program offered by the postal service that will notify you daily of the … Continue reading

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"Socktober" Huge Success

“Socktober,” a drive to get donated new socks and clothes for the homeless, was a huge success at the October Victory Heights Community Council meeting. Read the entire minutes of this month’s meeting. 115 pairs of new socks were collected, … Continue reading

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