Keep Cool Green Lake

June 29, 2015 7:19am


The hot weather continues this week and with little relief in sight, here’s a few things to do, or places to visit to keep cool.

Greenwood Public Library – Use the heat as a great excuse to curl up with a book or start meandering the shelves to add more to you list.

Greenwood Branch
8016 Greenwood Ave. N.

Mon: 10 am – 8 pm
Tue: 10 am – 8 pm
Wed: 10 am – 8 pm
Thu: 10 am – 8 pm
Fri: 10 am – 6 pm
Sat: 10 am – 6 pm
Sun: 1 pm – 5 pm
(*Note, previously we had mislabeled the library as Green Lake, not Greenwood. Green Lake does not have air-conditioning.)

Grab some ice cream or fro yo:
Ben and Jerry’s: 7900 E. Green Lake Drive, N., Suite 104
Menchies Green Lake Village: 424 NE 71st St
Zoe Yogurt: 6900 E Green Lake Way N, Suite E
Teddy’s Bigger Burgers: 6900 East Green Lake Way N

The Green Lake Wading Pool is now open! The Green Lake Wading Pool
7201 E Greenlake Dr N
Daily 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. until September 7

As tempting as it is to swim (and the city says it is safe) make sure you watch out for the toxic algae! Go here for more on the warning signs.