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Bus Routes

We highly encourage sustainable transporation methods such as bussing.
The Sound Transit Link Light Rail as well as King County Metro routes #50, #60, and #36 are all within walking distance to the Beacon Food Forest Site.

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Driving Directions

We are located in the North Beacon Hill area, less than 5miles south of I-90 and directly east of the West Seattle Bridge.
The Beacon Food Forest site is adjacent to Jefferson Park on 15th AVE S and S. Dakota St in Seattle, WA.

I-5 Southbound

Take exit #163A and keep left toward Columbian Way

I-5 Northbound

Take exit #163, keep right Columbian Way
Once off the exit:
• Stay on Columbian Way, which will merge onto 15th AVE S.
• Turn left onto S. Dakota St
• Past 16th AVE S, there is parking available in the lot adjacent to the park.

Location

Address

15th Avenue South & South Dakota Street
Seattle, WA 98108

Contact Us

Donate Food, Materials, Music, and Tools

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Forks up to our friends at InterChange Media for the awesome video!

Music composed by Erica Hilario. Special thanks to Glenn Herlihy one of the co-founders who spent a lot of time helping us create the video. Thanks also to Jacqueline Cramer, Giovanni Dellino, Barbara Jefferson, Margaret Harrison and to everyone involved with the project.

Work parties are family friendly events that involve a diverse community of all ages in a huge variety of tasks at the Beacon Food Forest site.

There is no registration required. Parties generally run between 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Please bring work gloves, water, and a $2 to $5 donation for lunch.

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Past Classes

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Feb

27

It's Spring; Start Your Garden!

Fruit Tree Pruning photo

Mar

20

Fruit Tree Pruning

Herbalism 101: Roses! photo

Jun

5

Herbalism 101: Roses!

Collaborative Social Change photo

Jun

29

Collaborative Social Change

Medicinal Plants of the Food Forest 2 photo

Aug

7

Medicinal Plants of the Food Forest 2

Grey water 101 photo

Aug

13

Grey water 101

Seed Saving Fun photo

Aug

21

Seed Saving Fun

the Wonder of Worm Bins photo

Aug

27

the Wonder of Worm Bins

Food Forest Stewardship, Fall 2016 photo

Sep

18

Food Forest Stewardship, Fall 2016

A Meal for Two: You and Your Microbiomes photo

Oct

1

A Meal for Two: You and Your Microbiomes

Pandora Thomas - Building Community  photo

Oct

6

Pandora Thomas - Building Community

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Apr

8

Introduction to Food Forests

Growing Cane Berries: Care, Propagation photo

Apr

8

Growing Cane Berries: Care, Propagation

Compost 101 Sunday photo

Apr

16

Compost 101 Sunday

Compost 101 Thursday photo

Apr

20

Compost 101 Thursday

Bio-Char 101 photo

Apr

22

Bio-Char 101

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May

13

WAC private class event

Medicinal Plant Walk at the Food Forest photo

May

15

Medicinal Plant Walk at the Food Forest