Regional & Community Relations

May 15, 2014

45th on 45th this weekend!

UDistrict 45th Annual Street Fair May 17-18, 2014

Experience food from around the world, the best of local artisans, live music and a YMCA Kids Area at the 45th annual UDistrict Street Fair this Saturday from 10-7 & Sunday from 10-6 at 45th Avenue and University Way.

May 14, 2014

Call to artists!

Sound Transit public art

STart, Sound Transit’s art program, is looking for artists for temporary public art projects with themes such as community engagement, the urban form, and others, and who can work in large scale or oversized formats. Visit for more details or contact Mylinda Sneed at Deadline is June 2. .

May 12, 2014

New temporary detour in Burke Gilman Trail through campus

Montlake Triangle Project

Beginning Wednesday, May 14, UW Transportation Services advises that there will be a change in the Burke-Gilman trail detour already in place for the Montlake Triangle project, which will eventually provide access for pedestrians and bicyclists from the light rail station at Husky Stadium to the foot of Rainier Vista.  

May 8, 2014

UW Botanic Gardens: Culinary Herbs

Fresh herbs

On Saturday, May 17 from 10 – 11 a.m., Master Gardener Joan Helbacka will be at UW Botanic Gardens, Center for Urban Horticulture to discuss culinary herbs that are easy to grow year-around, both in the ground and in containers. FREE, but please RSVP online or call 206.685.8033.

May 6, 2014

Art Walk tonight!

Photo by Charles Sleicher, retired UW professor

  An artwalk covering 140 pieces of unique art will be held from 5:30 – 7 pm tonight, May 6, at Hall Health Center. The art was created by UW students, faculty, staff, and alumni and some pieces have been nationally recognized.

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