HPIC’s new fence! – volunteer designed and built

September 19th, 2016 Comments off

Thanks to Billy Markham who persevered and got this done – and all the people who helped, some pictured here and some not. This fence welcomes all to our outdoor space, allowing Corner Bar and other events to come outside into a safe and neighborly enclosure.

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Movie Night this Friday, September 16

September 13th, 2016 Comments off


Doors open at 6:00 pm with a children’s short at 6:15 and the main movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy, and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Double Feature!

Short movie hint: In this piece from an animated short series (2004-2010, TV-Y), a cast of whimsical characters exercise their imaginations in their own backyards.

Feature movie hint: In this 2005 G (81 minutes) feature, our hero must overcome the damage to his reputation after he set off a false alarm, so that he and his friends can save their town from a real threat.

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Call for Vendors! 2016 Holiday Bazaar

September 13th, 2016 Comments off

Highland Park Improvement Club (HPIC) member Christie Sjostrom is organizing the Holiday Bazaar again this year and is looking for vendors.

The cost is $25 ($20 if you are an HPIC member) to rent a table. We are looking for handmade arts and craft items to be sold – no commercial items please (such as Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, etc).

Bazaar will be on Saturday, November 12th from 10 am to 3 pm. Space is limited, so if you are interested, please email Christie at csjostrom@hotmail.com.

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HPIC Corner Bar Welcomes The Jesus Chords! – This Friday 9/2

August 27th, 2016 Comments off

Friday, September 2nd, doors open at 6 pm.

DJ Dr Lehl will be setting the mood until the band starts, as well as after band sets.

Beverages Draft beer, wine, and special cocktailAs always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well. Please remember that no outside alcohol is allowed and no alcohol is allowed outside at this time.

This month’s special cocktail – The Corner Bar St. Sangarita.  That’s right.  Sangarita.  it’s a pineapple Margarita Sangria!

Green Guidance – Walking or bicycling to the event is encouraged. It’s green, it makes the neighbors happier and provides a safe walk home!

Parental Guidance – There are toys and games set up on tables. Parents, please be aware of your child’s activities.  Activities such as ball throwing and chasing games are discouraged.

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Movie Night this Friday – August 19th

August 16th, 2016 Comments off

Doors open at 6:00 pm  with a children’s short at 6:15 and the main movie at 7. Free admission. Volunteers will be selling popcorn, candy, and other movie fare. Bring blankets and pillows or sit in our chairs. This is an all ages event. Bring your friends, family and neighbors.

Double Feature!

Children’s Movie Hint: In this 2013 animated short, a minion finds a little, lost alien, and he cares for it.

Movie hint: In this 2010 PG (94 minutes) feature, we witness the adventures of a teenager who is fresh out of elementary, where he has to learn the consequences and responsibility to survive the year.

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HPIC’s Annual Gigantic Garage Sale – TOMORROW! – Saturday August 13th

August 12th, 2016 Comments off

Tomorrow is the day! 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

A one stop shopping experience! We will grill some hotdogs and have chips and some non-alcoholic drinks available.

Where: Highland Park Improvement Club parking lot.
1116 SW Holden St., Seattle WA, corner of 12th & Holden

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Social Security Workshop – Wednesday 8/17

August 7th, 2016 Comments off

Wednesday, August 17th at 7pm.

This workshop is being offered free of charge, but an RSVP is required. It is being offered by Platinum Advisory Group LLC.

To RSVP call 800.941.0589 or go to http://www.myrsvp.events/160711.html

Note: There are other dates at other locations. See the link above for more information.

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Free food for kids this summer!

August 2nd, 2016 Comments off

Free food for kids this summer!

Here’s where/how to find it.

 

This summer, hundreds of sites across Washington State are providing free meals for kids and teens! Places like local high schools, elementary schools, community centers, parks and apartment complexes will serve breakfast, lunch, and snacks for kids under the age of 18. It is open to everyone!

There is no enrollment or registration is necessary. Meal times and days of the week will vary among sites, along with the actual meals served. To find a Summer Meals site near you: Call 1-888-4FOOD-WA, visit parenthelp123.org or Text MEALS to 96859.

Listed below are some Summer Meals sites in the Highland Park neighborhood:

Highland Park Playground

Through 8/26/16

M, T, W, TH, F

Lunch: 12:30PM – 1:30P

Snack: 3:00PM – 3:30P

 

YMCA at Chief Sealth High School
Through 8/11/16
M, T, W, TH, F

Breakfast: 8:30 – 9:30AM

Lunch: 12:00 – 1:00PM

 

High Point Community Center
Through 8/26/16
M, T, W, TH, F

Breakfast: 9:30 – 10:00AM

Lunch: 12:30 – 1:15PM

 

E.C. Hughes Playground
Through 8/26/16
M, T, W, TH, F

Lunch: 12:00 – 1:00PM

Snack: 3:00 – 3:30PM

 

 

 

 

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HPIC Corner Bar Welcomes Back The Cold 102′s Band! – This Friday 8/5

July 31st, 2016 Comments off

Friday, August 5th, doors open at 6 pm.

The Cold 102′s will be performing!

 

DJ DrLehl will be setting the mood until the band starts, as well as after band sets.

Beverages Draft beer, wine, and special cocktailAs always, we offer a wide assortment of non-alcoholic beverages as well. Please remember that no outside alcohol is allowed and no alcohol is allowed outside at this time.

This month’s special cocktail – Strawberry Basil Smash!

Green Guidance – Walking or bicycling to the event is encouraged. It’s green, it makes the neighbors happier and provides a safe walk home!

Parental Guidance – There are toys and games set up on tables. Parents, please be aware of your child’s activities.  Activities such as ball throwing and chasing games are discouraged.

Future Corner Bars – Add to your Calendar!

September 2nd – The Jesus Chords

October 7th – 45th St. Brass

November 4th – Rippin Chicken

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Save the date – HPIC’s Annual Gigantic Garage Sale – Saturday August 13th

July 25th, 2016 Comments off

Yes, it’s time to start getting ready for the Gigantic Garage Sale! Rent a table -$15/members and $20/non-members.

Email HPIC to register.

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