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Location: 950 NW Carkeek Park Road, Seattle, WA
This park's 216 acres has it all: hiking trails, expansive views of mountains and water, beach access, remnants of an historic orchard, picnic areas, a salmon creek, a wetlands walk, an innovative ...
Location: 200 2nd Avenue N, Seattle, WA
There's a lot to do at the Pacific Science Center, so plan on spending at least a day, or come back several times. All aspects of science - health, games, computers, physics, biology - are c...
Location: 13035 Linden Avenue N, Seattle, WA
Bitter Lake offers before- and afterschool care; pre-school, grade school, and teen programs; youth sports (basketball, football, nerf soccer, girls' volleyball, roller skating, and tennis less...
Location: 3801 Beacon Avenue S, Seattle, WA
Jefferson serves a wide range of ethnic groups, and boasts a staff who are fluent in Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, and Tagalog.
Programs include youth and adult sports leagues at area s...
Location: 6535 Ravenna Avenue NE, Seattle, WA
Ravenna-Eckstein offers a wealth of family programs and kid classes, including sports, language, and arts. Its special family programming is one of the best among Seattle community centers.
Location: 1625 118th Avenue SE, Bellevue, WA
For muddy fun, explore the forests, marshes, swamps, and bogs of the 320-acre Mercer Slough Nature Park, the largest remaining wetland in the metro area. Set close to the rush and bustle...
Location: 4515 36th Avenue SW, Seattle, WA
Facilities at West Seattle include an indoor pool, indoor track, sauna and whirlpool, a gym, and a teen center. It offers offer full and part time preschool, as well as before- and af...
Location: Graham Visitors Center, 2300 Arboretum Drive E, Seattle, WA
Every season is beautiful here. The well-loved arboretum's collection of 10,000 trees, shrubs, and vines ensures that something is at its peak every month of the year. In the fall, the Woodland Garden...
Location: 5200 35th Avenue SW, Seattle, WA
This 68-acre park, hidden in the heart of West Seattle, is the only place in town where you can (legally) camp. Some of the camping and picnic areas are obviously well-traveled - it's not an ex...
Location: 7777 15th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA
The Little Gym offers age-appropriate movement and gymnastics for kids at all levels of experience.
A room painted with brightly colored murals, filled with gymnastics equipment...
Location: 2501 15th Avenue W, Seattle, WA
Interbay Golf Center is located in the Interbay area between Ballard and downtown, offers a heated driving range, nine-hole golf course, mini-golf putting course, private and group golf lessons...
Location: 4015 Stone Way N, Seattle, WA
Dance Fremont offers dance and movement classes during the school year and summer, from toddlers to adult. The studio also offers summer classes and camps, including a intensive two-week...
Location: 8507 35th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA
Kids from preschool to high school can take tap, ballet, jazz, hip-hop, creative dance, ballroom, and swing dancing - as well as parent and tot classes - at this spacious, light-filled neighbor...
Location: 2501 Fairview Avenue E, Seattle, WA
Blue Ribbon Cooking School offers after school cooking classes and summer cooking camps for kids.
In the cooking classes, kids cook a simple but sophisticated entree that can be...