City of Kirkland encourages residents to celebrate Puget Sound in May
May 9, 2012 · 2:47 PM
The City of Kirkland is joining communities across Western Washington in celebrating “Puget Sound Starts Here” Month this May.
Residents are invited to the many family-friendly activities and educational programs events around the Puget Sound region, including Kirkland, to learn how they can support the effort to protect Puget Sound.
• May 12, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Volunteer to help restore Everest Creek at Everest Park. For more information or to sign up, visit www.earthcorps.org/.
• May 16, 6 to 8 p.m.: Learn all about rain gardens at a free workshop at Kirkland City Hall. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
• May 24, 6:30 to 8 p.m.: Learn how to “Jazz Up Your Garden with a Spring Makeover” while helping Puget Sound. This Savvy Gardener class will be held at Kirkland City Hall. Sign up at www.cascadewater.org.
For a full list of activities throughout the Puget Sound area and simple actions you can take to help the Sound, visit www.PugetSoundStartsHere.org.