Summer Celebration Update
The City of Mercer Island Parks and Recreation Department is unable to coordinate the 2019 Summer Celebration Festival. Due to insufficient funding, the reduction of staff, and the failure of Proposition 1, the City was forced to make a number of reductions in non-essential programs and services in order to balance the 2019-2020 Biennial Budget. Given the City Council's subsequent directive to make a long-term plan for insufficient revenues in the future, spending was further reduced by an additional $1.2 million.
While it is unfortunate that we canít get together for Summer Celebration, we look forward to seeing you at the Mostly Music in the Park Concerts, and Shakespeare in the Park this summer.
If you are interested in sponsoring either of these events please contact Diane Mortenson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Forest Restoration Event
Saturday, November 16, 2019Each year, Mercer Island citizens donate hundreds of hours of their time to maintain the community's parks and open spaces: picking up litter, planting trees, cutting down ivy, mulching, or repairing trails.
Many people are interested in preserving the forested character of the island, and we h... Read more...
Holiday lights at Mercerdale Park and The Firehouse Munch
Friday, December 06, 2019Holiday lights at Mercerdale Park and The Firehouse Munch
Friday December 6, 6:30pm-8:00pm | Mercerdale park
We are very excited to announce that the Holiday Lights at Mercerdale Park and the Firehouse ... Read more...
Argosy Holiday Ship & Boat Parade
Sunday, December 22, 2019Argosy Holiday Ship Festival
Sunday, December 22, 7:30pm | Luther Burbank Park Swimming Beach
Join us on Sunday, December 22nd at 7:30 for the Argosy Holiday Ship & Boat Parade at the Luther Burbank Park Swimming Beach. Come enjoy warm beverages and treats by the beac... Read more...
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